A slice of £30,000 raised at Bath Abbey will be going towards a project set up to help women whose husbands died in the Boxing Day Tsunami.
First time the Games have come to Bath and will involve over 1700 athletes with learning difficulties.
MMR awareness campaign will target 10 - 16 year olds, the group most at risk.
Sir Chris Hoy will be in the city to lead public ride.
Taunton man admits two counts of fraud after posing as Louis Theroux and blagging a night at a Somerset hotel.
Chudley, 63, killed the solicitor for 'revenge' after he lost a legal dispute.
The founder of the Somerset based festival Michael Eavis says he would prefer it if people drank less at this years event
A Bristol maintenance engineer who stole £7,700 from train station ticket machines, has been given a suspended sentence.
Gloucestershire v Somerset clash is a sell out, 6 weeks before match takes place.
Bath Rugby back to winning ways with bonus point victory.
Chamberlain strike lifts City back into Blue Square Bet South top ten.
Bath City come away from clash without a point.
Staff at the NHS watchdog, the Care Quality Commission, accused of covering-up failures by an NHS watchdog to properly investigate baby deaths are to be named.
Poor children at schools in "leafy suburbs, market towns or seaside resorts" are being failed by the education system, according to the chief inspector of schools.
A car has overturned after smashing into children and adults outside a primary school in South Wales, injuring nine people.
The jury in the trial of Jeremy Forrest, the teacher accused of abducting a schoolgirl, has retired to considered its verdict.
Talks between the US and the Taliban aimed at ending the Afghan war have been delayed for several days following anger from President Hamid Karzai.
James Gandolfini has died at the age of 51 after suffering a heart attack while on holiday in Italy.
The cast of hit television series The Sopranos have led tributes to James Gandolfini, describing him as a "giant" and "the most humble and gifted actor".
The daughter of baseball legend Joe Torre made a perfect catch when she grabbed a baby boy falling from a building in New York City, reports said.
Video recordings of Michael Jackson's older children Paris and Prince have been shown during the wrongful death case brought against the star's concert promoter AEG.
Kanye West has been branded "stupid" by Parkinson's charities for making light of the disease on a new song.
YouTube footage has emerged of Rihanna apparently hitting a fan with her microphone after her arm was grabbed during a concert.
Alex Corbisiero is the surprise inclusion in the British and Irish Lions team for the opening test against Australia.
Kevin Pietersen is set to play his first game of international cricket for over three months after being included in England's 14-man squad for the T20 series against New Zealand.
England's cricketers are through to the final of the ICC Champions Trophy following a comfortable seven-wicket win against South Africa at The Oval.
Heart of Midlothian have announced that they have officially been placed into administration.
A City regulator has revealed the capital holes at UK banks total £27.1bn - with Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) facing the biggest shortfall.
UK retail sales jumped in May as supermarket discounting and online business drove a better-than-expected performance for the sector.
Further evidence has emerged that the housing market is growing at a stronger than expected pace amid fears of a new 'bubble', driven by Government funding schemes.
Microsoft has responded to widespread criticism of plans to restrict its Xbox One users' sharing of games, and has also removed unpopular daily online authentication.
George Osborne suffered an embarrassing case of mistaken identity this week when US President Barack Obama confused him with a black soul singer.
A "cruel" festival devoted to dog meat is going ahead in China despite protests by animal-rights campaigners.
A cow that managed to clamber on to the roof of a garage before falling through has been rescued by firefighters.
North Korea has threatened to kill the "human scum" responsible for an article claiming its leader handed out copies of Hitler's autobiography for his birthday.
Nick Clegg has failed to condemn Charles Saatchi for his assault on his wife Nigella Lawson outside a restaurant in Mayfair.
Calls have been made for a new inquiry into the 1996 crash of a TWA jet off the coast of New York amid fresh claims that a missile was involved.