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Fire authority approves maximum council tax rise to prevent "even direr straits"


Fire authority approves maximum council tax rise to prevent "even direr straits"

DEVON and Somerset’s fire authority has agreed to raise its council tax take by the highest amount it can to be prevent it from being in […]

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Bridgwater Labour leaders express frustration as seven MPs split from party


Bridgwater Labour leaders express frustration as seven MPs split from party

BRIDGWATER’S Labour leaders have united in expressing disappointment at the public departure of seven Labour MPs who left the party this week. Read more? Click here

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Bridgwater Chamber joins calls for clarity over Brexit


Bridgwater Chamber joins calls for clarity over Brexit

BRIDGWATER Chamber of Commerce has joined calls for the government to answer critical questions which remain unclear should the UK leave the European Union without a […]

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Trees to be removed in town centre ahead of improvement works


Trees to be removed in town centre ahead of improvement works

A NUMBER of trees will be removed from Bridgwater High Street and Fore Street next week from Monday (February 25) ahead of improvement works to the […]

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More expansion for Kings Down as homes and shop plan submitted


More expansion for Kings Down as homes and shop plan submitted

WORK on a selection of new homes at Bridgwater’s Kings Down development is set to get underway next month. Read more? Click here

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M5 closed both directions near Bridgwater due to police incident


M5 closed both directions near Bridgwater due to police incident

TRAFFIC is being held in both directions on the M5 in Somerset between J23 Bridgwater North and J24 Bridgwater South due an incident being dealt with […]

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Old Hospital building back on the market – for £2.6 MILLION


Old Hospital building back on the market – for £2.6 MILLION

AGENTS marketing Bridgwater’s Old Hospital on Salmon Parade are having ‘details discussions’ with interested parties. Read more? Click here

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Contentious meeting to be live-streamed as council anticipates a busy room


Contentious meeting to be live-streamed as council anticipates a busy room

A COUNCIL meeting where controversial topics are set to be discussed will be streamed live. Read more? Click here

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WEATHER: Clouds across Somerset today, but will you need an umbrella?


WEATHER: Clouds across Somerset today, but will you need an umbrella?

SOMERSET is set for a cloudy but dry day, with spots of rain set to hold off until at least tomorrow. Read more? Click here

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no responses. 18th February 2019 admin

Somerset beekeepers on alert over 'devastating' Asian hornets


Somerset beekeepers on alert over 'devastating' Asian hornets

SOMERSET Beekeepers’ Association (SBKA) is giving all its 900 members Asian hornet monitoring traps in readiness for the arrival of the non-native insects which threaten honeybees […]

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