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£22.6million extra planned for Avon and Somerset police


£22.6million extra planned for Avon and Somerset police

POLICE in Somerset are set to receive an additional £22.6million, the Conservatives have revealed. Read more? Click here

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Sedgemoor sees spike in number of rough sleepers


Sedgemoor sees spike in number of rough sleepers

SEDGEMOOR has seen a spike in the number of rough sleepers, with the nightly average up from three to five, to a new height of 13 […]

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Amazing teamwork to excavate 197-million-year-old fossil found by dog walker


Amazing teamwork to excavate 197-million-year-old fossil found by dog walker

‘OPERATION Poppy’ last week saw a 197-million-year-old Ichthyosaur from Stolford delivered to the Somerset Heritage Centre ahead of conservation work. Read more? Click here

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CORONAVIRUS: Just how concerned should we be about killer infection?


CORONAVIRUS: Just how concerned should we be about killer infection?

AS the death toll from the new coronavirus climbs, questions remain about how it spread to humans and how much of a threat it poses across […]

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Local Tory leader weighs in on bid to combine Somerset councils


Local Tory leader weighs in on bid to combine Somerset councils

THE head of the Conservatives in South Somerset said she has been convinced that “there is a strong case for a single authority” in the county. […]

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Haygrove celebrates replacing stolen minibus


Haygrove celebrates replacing stolen minibus

AFTER months of fundraising, Haygrove School has unveiled a brand new minibus to replace the one stolen last year. Read more? Click here

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Warning after two people conned out of £15k in Amazon Prime phone scam


Warning after two people conned out of £15k in Amazon Prime phone scam

POLICE are warning people to be ‘on their guard’ after two people were conned out of almost £15,000 by a telephone scam involving a fraudster claiming […]

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'Coronavirus' fears close two police stations after detainee falls ill with flu symptoms


'Coronavirus' fears close two police stations after detainee falls ill with flu symptoms

TWO police stations were closed last night after a detainee who may have been in contact with people from the Wuhan area of China fell ill. […]

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Budget shows Bridgwater Town Council's 2020 vision


Budget shows Bridgwater Town Council's 2020 vision

FINANCIAL restructuring has meant Bridgwater Town Council has agreed to put its precept by £3.51 on a Band D property for 2020/21. Read more? Click here

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Design guide for Monkton Heathfield, Taunton, bans cars from A38 stretch


Design guide for Monkton Heathfield, Taunton, bans cars from A38 stretch

CARS could be banned on a stretch of a major road between Taunton and Bridgwater, risking a ‘detrimental impact’ on surrounding businesses. Read more? Click here

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