19/03/2017 Points West


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You can see more on all of today's stories on the BBC News Channel.


A scaffolder from Somerset who had to have his hands and a leg


amputated after being electrocuted at work has told his brother


he won't be giving up on his sporting ambitions.


Jamie Mines is recovering in hospital after the


His family were speaking at a football fundraiser for him,


Former Bristol City star Scott Murray in action in Frome today.


And one-time Man City and Rovers midfielder Martin Phillips.


In all 12 teams - with one thing in common.


Once called the "goal machine", he has become,


He used to score three or four every game, so yeah, a very good player.


It's going to knock him back quite a bit, but if anyone's


going to get through it, he'll get through it.


The accident in Swindon last December is still


Jamie is being treated at a hospital in Oxford,


where he's undergoing four hours of physio a day.


He has talked to me about the Paralympics and things.


We had a few interesting chats about breaking


What really matters most to Jamie right now are those closest to him -


When I bring in the twins, it makes him so happy.


Considering it was only a few weeks ago he was in an induced coma,


it's amazing that he's alive, he's awake, he's happy,


He can do most things now without prosthetics,


so when he's got them he's going to be normal,


More than ?100,000 has already been raised.


And former school mate Jenson Button's donated


The goal machine may be missed on the pitch,


A Trowbridge man has been charged with the murder of Jordan Taylor


Jordan died from stab wounds in the early hours


of last Sunday morning, and there's been a large police


presence in the town over the past week.


18-year-old Hayden Maslen remains in custody tonight -


he'll appear before Swindon magistrates tomorrow.


Bristol artist Luke Jerram's "Museum of the Moon"


artwork has been installed in the Wills Memorial Building


to welcome the University of Bristol's new Chancellor.


It's huge - seven metres in diameter - and was made by Cameron Balloons.


It features detailed Nasa imagery of the lunar surface.


The Great Hall here will be open for the public to come in and see it


Something that might bring back memories on Inside Out West's


programme tomorrow night - Seb Choudhury will be looking back


at the life of the Gloucestershire kitemaker Peter Powell,


whose stunt kite even outsold Lego in the late 1970s!


The kite was named Toy of the Year in '76, but despite selling


in their millions, the business ran into some problems,


and Peter's sons remember the day their dad had had enough.


A. He burned everything to do with the


kite. He said whatever you do do not start that business back up again,


15 years later we started the business back up. I had the task of


going round to tell him. Nobody wanted to do it. We were so pleased


he was thrilled to bits we... He is that sort of, we had a bee in his


bonnet. He could disown owe. Hear more of their story and see how


Seb got on with a bit of kite Finally, the television community


of the West of England turned out in force tonight


to acknowledge their work The BBC had a lot to


celebrate at this year's Royal Television Society awards -


our Inside Out West team claimed DIY SOS won in factual


entertainment, and the Planet Earth And BBC Bristol received a special


honour in recognition Exceptional work by many local film,


animation and television Together they bring around


140 million to the local economy. Let's take a look at the late


forecast before we go - Good evening, we're seeing rain


moving in to the region now, along with low cloud,


mist and fog. That rain spreads to


all areas overnight. We keep the rather brisk winds up


through the Bristol Channel, over the hills, for example,


but another fairly mild night. Temperatures not dipping much


below ten or 11 degrees, but a grey and damp start tomorrow,


with further outbreaks of rain, Another fairly mild day, though,


highs of 11 or 12 degrees, but once that rain clears,


some clear spells to end the day for many, but it


will be a cold night - down to two or three degrees,


so the chance of some frost rurally. Brighter on Tuesday,


some sunny spells, also the chance And that's it - we're back


in Breakfast news first Hope the week ahead is a good one -


thanks for watching and good night!


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