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First tonight, burglary is on the rise again
in Avon and Somerset and in Wiltshire.
In recent years there's been a downward trend,
but latest figures are showing an increase in some areas.
Here's our Home Affairs Correspondent Charlotte Callen.
We have been doing some revisits on burglary visits today.
This is real neighbourhood policing, the kind the public
These police officers are responding to another report
They are determined to catch a man or woman,
All services are having to deal with less but burglary
But it is also about the public helping us in taking a bit
of responsibility for themselves by making sure their
Even if you try the odd front door, they are always open,
so it is a polite reminder for people to review their security.
Avon and Somerset have seen a 36% increase in burglaries.
But in Gloucestershire, the figures are down by 10%.
An increase in crime has put pressure on local teams like these.
All our forces say they are feeling pressure of years of
The thin blue line is being stretched ever further here.
20% of their budget has been cut since 2010.
They also say they have fewer front line officers than other similar
forces because of the way funding is shared out.
Wilts police also claimed the Government's funding
formula is bad for them, meaning they can't afford as many
And like in Avon and Somerset, both Wilts police and Gloucestershire
police have seen real terms cut backs in their funding.
These two are off to meet another family who have been burgled.
This kind of policing remains a priority for many.
The consultation on proposals to make changes to the A303 past
The controversial plan is to create a tunnel past the ancient monument -
it's part of a ?2 billion government scheme to upgrade
sections of the road - campaigners say a tunnel could do
irreparable damage to the historic landscape.
Laurie Fisher's future as head coach at Gloucester Rugby is in doubt
after he referred to "making room for someone else"
It follows Saturday's dramatic 30-27 defeat by Harlequins at Kingsholm.
The club says it's aware of the tweet but can't comment further.
Bristol's bid for Aviva Premiership survival suffered a crushing blow
at Sixways as their relegation rivals Worcester cruised
There were three tries from Bristol - including this -
Tom Varndell caught up the intercept to run in from 70 metres,
but the damage had long been done - Bristol now seven points adrift
A mixed martial arts fighter from Somerset has won the biggest
Mark Godbeer from Bridgwater scored a unanimous judges' decision
in a one sided contest against American Daniel Spitz at
the Ultimate Fighting Championship 209 event in Las Vegas
The former plasterer has already excelled on the British circuit -
Finally a look ahead to an Inside Out West item
coming up tomorrow - meeting the family of
a Bristol-based playwright, who have come from Canada
Alfred Fagon was also a poet and actor - he was honoured
for his accomplishments with a statue in the
He also has a prestigious award named after him.
His family said visiting the memorial was a truly
guess the true cliche is you are bigger than yourself after you die.
And this is a true testament to the legacy of Alfred Fagan.
Good evening. We have seen all sorts today. Some rain, some hail, some
snow and even a bit of sunshine. Things are calming down for the most
part but still a bit damp in some eastern counties overnight and some
showers in the western side of Scotland with a touch of frost
already here. And another weather system bring rain and snow towards
the south-west by dawn, it's quite chilly 3-5 will be fairly typical. A
little snow to be had over the tops of the moors in the south-west of
England but generally a lot of rain. Not a great commute. Some might
fringe nooted south of Wales. But generally speaking through Wales,
Midlands, and south-east a reasonable start. Although for many
eastern counties a fair bit of cloud and pockets of light rain and
drizzle. Further west that bit brighter. A decent start in Northern
Ireland. Maybe a