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There was a report of an altercation between a security guard and a
member of the public. It was that we know that the young man involved has
died as a result of that. How a discredited doctor
from Bath is now getting How Bristol Rugby's Tom Varndell
could make Premiership history. And rare footage of a West
heritage is now being turned A security guard has been questioned
on suspicion of manslaughter after a man died outside a shopping
centre in Trowbridge. It's thought the man
could have been shoplifting, and may have been injured
as he was challenged. Our reporter Scott Ellis
is there for us this evening. What more can you tell us? It was
yesterday afternoon and a man in his 30s was spotted. They think he was
shoplifting in the centre of Trowbridge. He is in his 30s and
ears from Cornwall. Here's a rough sleeper and he is known to police
and store detectives. He was seen coming out of Sainsbury's with
bottles of alcohol stashed underneath his jacket next to his
stomach stop he is followed by a store detective from Sainsbury's.
Actually, eight store detective contracting to Cambridge. Truss
Sainsbury's. This is the science shopping centre just in front of
Asda in a centre of Trowbridge. There is an altercation between the
two of them. The man with the bottles. The ground, the bottles
smashed and he gets a very serious stomach injury. The paramedics are
called, two ambulances, air ambulances landed the local park.
They try to save his life, but he died in the car park just three
o'clock this afternoon. It is an eyewitness account.
First of all, he just tried to block him and then
very adamant that he was getting away with this drink and then,
I don't think it was like a thing that he meant to do,
And as he tried to grab him, the other guy sort of tried to
pull away and he sort of tripped and fallen on top of it.
And then there was like loads of people around so I
didn't see a lot of what was going on.
The man was taken into questioning. The store detective, on suspicion of
manslaughter, now released on unconditional bail. The detective
told some of the things he was having to weigh up as he
investigated this case. There's been various episodes
we understand involving this Security staff from the surrounding
stores during the day, but we are in the process of
building up a picture to understand That is ready what this
investigation is We need to understand whether or not
force being used was proportionate to the circumstances
that unravelled during the course of The police say they need more
information. Two more eyewitnesses. Just after... It was busy because
the schools had just come out. If anyone has permitted, contact the
police. Well, earlier I spoke to James Kelly
from the British Security Industry Association and asked him
whether he'd heard of such Sadly, such tragedies do happen,
but thankfully not very often. It is a dangerous job
security officers do, they are often faced with serious
danger and hostile attacks, What sort of guidelines
do they work under if Of it as part of
the industry that is regulated, such as our members,
then they have two undergoes certain training in order
to get their licence. If it is an in-house security
guard, then they are not necessarily subject to the same
strict regulatory requirements that If they are a security
guard, with they have the same powers as just another member
of the Public order they have a little bit more in terms
of restraining in things like that? They are subject to
the same requirements. They must use reasonable
force and that reasonable It really revolves around
what they honestly and instinctively believe is the threat
that they face at that time. But they don't have powers
like the police unless they are operating under some specific
police authorised scheme. I don't know what the
circumstances of this It seems like there are
lots of different levels and lots of different
rules, as well. I think for the regulated sector,
it is clear enough. Whether they are a certain
security guard or a door supervisor, then their
training requirements are different. The concern might be
where you have in-house security personnel who
are not necessarily subject to the same
training requirements might not be vetted as well as the
contract it sector. Do you think that is something
that needs addressing? Is something we have called
for addressing for a very long time. In a shopping mall, you might have
security guards that are regulated on one side of the shopping aisle
and on the other side, you might well have in-house guards that
are not necessarily subject to any Unless that particular
retailer or other Thank you very much
for joining us, Mr Kelly. Experts in child health say they're
concerned that a former doctor from Bath is being given
an international platform for his An MEP invited Andrew Wakefield
to Brussels to show Mr Wakefield also says
he's met Donald Trump Our Health Correspondent
Matthew Hill reports. The BBC is what is
known as fake news. It was the fake findings
of Andrew Wakefield's paper to decades ago linking MMR
vaccinations and autism that caused One of the signs of that is that
for a whole generation we had no cases of measles
here at the children's hospital. But two years ago a child went
into A who was infected. They simpy passed another child
who had had an operation and that child was also
infected with measels. Yesterday, he was in Brussels
to show his new film to some MEPS. An invitation by this Green MEP
dcause such an outcry they had to move the venue outside
the European Parliament. Requiring children to be vaccinated
has passed with support. My oldest son, Ian,
was walking and running. After the vaccine, he was no
longer able to do that. The CBC had known all along
there was this MMR autism risk. And his message is now
reaching President Trump, who's just appointed someone
who agrees with Mr Wakefield to chair an investigation
into vaccine safety. I've met with many politicians
over the last 22 years. Most of them look at their watch,
they look at their phone. They are not interested
in what your talking about. Donald Trump gave us 50 minutes
to discuss a very serious issue. He understands it coming he gets it,
he intends to do something This leading vaccine
expert is horrified. It is alarming if it is true
that people like Andrew Wakefield, who have been
comprehensively discredited professionally, are getting the ear
of people who are clearly very In the end, when it comes
to public health decisions, you have to look objectively
at what everybody has put together. The danger is that we have
a return of this problem with people not immunising their
children with the vaccine and we see more cases of measles,
more cases of mumps, rubella, and people die
as a consequence of it. Since Andrew Wakefield
was discredited, The big fear now is
they could fall again. Thanks for watching BBC
Points West on this Friday Cold conditions remain over the
course of the weekend and light snow towards the end of the programme
forecasted. I am in Wales for one day only which has been turned into
1750s Cornwall. By Amanda I am under strict instruction to meet Poldark.
You must be in there somewhere. Hello!
It's been confirmed that a body found in Bristol harbour on Sunday
The 24-year-old, who was from Worle in North Somerset, was last seen
leaving the nearby Motion nightclub in the early hours of
His death is not being treated as suspicious.
The fiancee of a Gloucestershire man who was knocked down is appealing
An inquest was suspended after it heard Chris Smith may have argued
with an unknown man in the minutes before he died.
A great brother, a great son, a great uncle.
Chris Smith was 41, a doting father of two young
In the early hours of the 28th of June last year, he was struck
by a white van outside the village of Staunton and died
His fiancee Tina Spiers is desperate for the truth.
She admits said they'd had a row the previous evening
But his movements afterwards are largely unknown.
The inquest into Chris' was suspended in December.
A witness had given evidence to suggest he may
have been seen arguing with someone before he died.
Proceedings were halted for the police to conduct
We are appealing for witnesses to come forward.
We just would like to know how things
happened and how we he ended up where he was because
it was the completely opposite direction to home.
Are you prepared to accept that this was a tragic accident?
Because it is so out of character for Chris.
Like I said, there was nothing up where he was
And it was completely the opposite way to home.
There are unanswered questions such as what was the father
Why was he in near the middle of the road when struck by the vehicle?
Questions the family hope the coroner will address.
Any help would be fantastic because we've
been left at a bit of a standstill for a while now.
Gloucestershire Police have declined an interview but told the BBC that
one or two of their inquiries are outstanding, but there is no
Ben Godfrey, Bbc Midlands Today, Staunton in Gloucestershire.
Rugby fans could see history made this evening.
Bristol's Tom Varndell needs to score just one more try to break
Alistair Durden is at Ashton Gate, where Bristol are playing
Ali, it's an important night for the team too.
Absolutely right. A draw or a win and Bristol are off the bottom of
the premiership table and they have changed all 15 players from last
week 's Anglo Welsh cup tie for this to. All the big names will be back
and they will be well rested as well. That includes Tom Varndell,
well known as one of the quickest players in rugby union. We would not
look out of place in the Olympics 100 metres, I can tell you. He is
one of the best finishes and tonight he has the chance to put himself in
the record books as the premiership's all-time top tries
Gora. -- scorer. Obviously, scoring tries
is what I love to do. The guy on the wing at the end
of the most of the moves. The clubs I've been at,
I have always enjoyed scoring tries and it hasn't
changed since I was young. Any player wants to leave
their mark on the game. If I can do that
with my try scoring, Varndell's talent for
the try line was evident In only his second match he scored
a hatrick the fastest And a year later he scored
on his England debut. Fastforward 11 years and his try
against sale last month took him He is obviously a bit of a freak.
Give ball out wide and see him like a racehorse live. It is impressive
to see. He's got a lot of pace and there is no substitute for that. I
think Jason has helped a lot. He is creating space not just by himself
and for Tom and Tom is feeding off that.
His recent form has seen him rewarded with a new contract
At just 30, he has the chance to add plenty more scores to that record.
As you can see on the pitch, the last couple of months
I love the city, it is a great city with a great fan base.
The last sort of month has been really good for us.
If we can do that, we should have a good year.
I have got Tom's team-mate Jordan Crane here. You know him pretty
well. How big an achievement is this going to be when, not if, he manages
to break the record. As you say, it is going to be a formality. As long
as he does it. Hopefully it is delighted that can help us get off
the bottom of the table. I've known him since we were 16. He is always
being the guy who when you give him the ball in space he's going to
score a try. Is as quick as quick as it was then? That is one of the
things that is incredible about him. At his age, he is not lost any pace.
I remember at school when he ran the 100 metres in ten seconds in bare
feet, so it is just incredible. What an athlete. Some finisher. This came
to light, Bristol has a chance to get off the bottom of the table.
Good psychologically. A difficult start to the season. We fought for
every single game. The point is that we picked up before we got our first
wins were massive. This next five games are going to determine where
we end up. We can pick up some points. While the big boys are away
at the six Nations. We are a chance and we can get some points to put
pressure on Worcester. You made your comeback injury last week. By pride
from their returning suite against Leicester? That would be nice. The
turnaround was a bit too much from you. The bones were hurting this
week. Hopefully I will get in and play some part against Leicester. I
hope Bristol get the win. It's also a landmark night
for Bath's Semesa Rokodoguni. He makes his 100th appearance
for the club in their home game Tomorrow, Gloucester
are away at Leicester, that sees the Burns brothers
face each other. Billy for Gloucester,
Freddie with the Tigers. And in football,
these are the games. Swindon have goalkeeper
Lawrence Vigoroux available for their game at Bury after his red
card against Oxford was overturned. The rugby tonight starts at 7:45,
we'll have the results at 22:00 and be able to tell
you if Tom Varndell has Rare footage of an aircraft
which is part of the West's heritage The Wayfarer was known
as the lorry of the skies, and was the first commercial
aircraft produced after Well it's now being turned
into a documentary and one of the producers, Andrew Warren,
joins us in the studio. Thank you for coming in. And sharing
this but it is. It is gorgeous. In a loft. How did you come across this?
Ladies that I've got this film. My husband used to work at the Bristol
aeroplane company. Common have a look. She said that the work of the
aircraft? She said I got no idea. We used to just bring a wage packet
home. Let's talk about the wayfarer. Not the most glamorous to scripting,
the lorry of the skies. It was designed up the road at the lorry
housed in Clifton. What they have to do was today called the design staff
because it was getting bombed. We certainly didn't want to lose your
design staff. It was designed there, very rudimentary, but it was a real
workhorse. A five tonne lorry of the airwaves, really. It is absolutely
massive. You can get an idea of the scale there if you look at those
shots. Do you consider it beautiful? Or is it a lump? I would say it
would condiment Concorde lovely in a museum because it is so different.
214 of these aircraft were sold. 16 Concorde. Drawing comparisons, in
austerity Bristol, not a lot of money about after the war. It had a
meal on the table for a lot of local people. Doctor Russell and leisurely
freeze the designers of that were very proud of it. It created
employment and powered by that great Bristol Hercules engines. We have
got more footage of it. Listening to you, you can see the excitement and
passion you have. When you first watched the footage, what was it
like? Amazing. It is sound film. It is narrated and it gives great
detail to how that aircraft can be taken anywhere in the world and
simply repaired. Letters have a look at some of the narration in the
film. This gives us unobstructed access to the full width of the
hold. Any hold itself, ample tying down points are provided. It makes
the passengers comfortable while in flight. I love that so much because
I could just watch it all day. Is it the freighter or the wayfarer? Is at
the passenger one? The wayfarer was the passenger aircraft. First civil
aircraft produced by any British producer in the world. It ticked two
boxes. The way the doors open: the clamshell doors, that was
innovative. The Americans tried it with the Douglas aircraft, but they
went from the site. For you go, the DVDs coming out. One thing you have
to do come out, Concorde or wayfarer's which one. Interesting.
I've got to go for Concorde, but you want a nice cross-section when you
open a museum. That is what you're trying to achieve. It is like asking
people to choose between their children. It has to be done. I
really appreciate that. Good luck with the DVD. What is it called?
Wins over Filton. Thank you. It's been one of the hottest hits
on TV in a long time and today Some scenes for the new series
are being filmed in Wells, which is being transformed
into a Cornish market town. And as I'm sure you can guess,
one particular star was in demand. Andy Howard turned detective
to try to track him down. Rumour has it, one of Britain's
best-known actors is here in Excuse me, madam,
can you help me out? I think I am one of
the few people who have. Do you want me to show you where
they are doing the filming? Given their due, Poldark fans
are a committed bunch. But all they could see
from their vantage The top of a few heads
and a town hall transformed Have you seen anything
worthwhile yet? We watched this in Australia,
so it is quite exciting. Do you stand on many benches
in the middle of city Every now and then outside
the fence, 2017 came to a In the past 20 years, the city has
become very popular for TV You can't get through,
you can't do nothing. You got to walk all the way
back and all the way And you can't even
get up there again. I take it you're not a fan of Paul
Downton. -- Poldark. I don't watch it, let's put it like that. And I
certainly won't now. I failed. I didn't see Aidan Turner. Not many
did. I think a few were keen to wait out on that bench for as long as it
takes. He only had to walk along with a try hat and a scythe and they
would have been stopping him in the street.
Now, we've had a couple of you asking on our Facebook page
if Ian really is live in our rooftop studio every night!
Those are the lights of Bristol right now and who's that down there?
Yes, I really am here. Let me remind viewers this is points west are not
Pinewood Studios. We do not have that technology. There are some some
nights where I wish that we did. A cold spell of weather. The forecast
this week in, that will remain an underpinning right through the
course of Saturday and indeed through Sunday. There will be a view
that a cloud around with the most part and there will be both times
through both days since no. Perhaps snow showers, flurries. The
humiliation of those will very limited. Maybe a centimetre very
patchy fashion over the Cotswolds perhaps. Many of you will be seeing
a few of this snow flurries during the day. Vulture and parts of Bath
and Somerset. They may take you on a wider view. What remains with us is
increasingly brisk north-easterly flow as we head into Morrow. That is
running these disturbances all the way from the North Sea. On Sunday,
everything will shift round to the east. It will be equally cold. An
awkward mix on Saturday. The balance between rain, sleet and snow. For
the rest of this evening, we will be seeing some light snow. That will
drift away to the south. A largely dry picture. The odd wintry flurries
here or there, but one thing or another, a markedly cold night in
the grand scheme of things. Temperatures between zero and plus
three. On into tomorrow morning, we will see some of these wintry
flurries running in from the north-east. The balance of those in
any one particular district is going to be a little bit awkward, but
really the further north-east you are, the perhaps more prone. The
Cotswolds, some as the high ground as he come further south. Nothing of
great note, nothing on the scale of previous winters. Nothing like 2010
2011. The winters are ticking around there, the wind chill will be huge.
A cold day generally. At the strength of the wind and it will
feel decidedly better. As it will again as we head through into
Sunday. A similar sort of day, similar balance of weather. Next
week, temperatures will actually slowly be on the rise. Those of you
who are not aficionados of the cold weather, hang in there. There is
hope. Or on a roof. Thank you very much, Ian. By the way, we have got a
lovely shot of the moon right now which is beautiful. The full moon is
no moon when it isn't peppery. That is real. That is real, too. Goodbye.