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Bridgwater man released on bail after admitting possessing a knife


Bridgwater man released on bail after admitting possessing a knife

A BRIDGWATER man has appeared in court after he was arrested and charged with possessing a knife.

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Traftic alert: broken down lorry on the M5


Traftic alert: broken down lorry on the M5

Traffic coping well say police.

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Woman spits at boy, 16, on Bridgwater bus – witness appeal


Woman spits at boy, 16, on Bridgwater bus – witness appeal

A WOMAN spat in a teenage boy’s face during an altercation on a bus.

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When Di met Di and Bridgwater went wild for Sedgemoor Splash


When Di met Di and Bridgwater went wild for Sedgemoor Splash

It was the day when Di met Di and the crowds turned out for Splash. Opened back in 1981 Sedgemoor Splash was welcomed by the public […]

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Bridgwater Carnival builds on it success with more grandstands, hospitality packages and going big on Facebook


Bridgwater Carnival builds on it success with more grandstands, hospitality packages and going big on Facebook

Bridgwater Carnival is moving into a sustained period of success with the surprise Gold Tourist award, sell out grandstand seats and record numbers of people on […]

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Animal cruelty convictions in Somerset on the rise


Animal cruelty convictions in Somerset on the rise

THE number of people convicted of animal cruelty in Somerset increased in 2015.

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'Slow the flow' grants available to Somerset farmers to prevent flooding


'Slow the flow' grants available to Somerset farmers to prevent flooding

GRANTS are being offered to farmers and landowners for projects that will slow the flow of water and reduce the risks of flooding across Somerset.

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Part 1: The Complete and Utter History of Bridgwater with the Celts, Saxons and the Normans


Part 1: The Complete and Utter History of Bridgwater with the Celts, Saxons and the Normans

At the Bridgwater Civic Awards last month Brian Smedley gave a brief history of the town. His Complete and Utter History of Bridgwater was an enjoyable […]

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Sparkling evening for the Sedgemoor Business Awards


Sparkling evening for the Sedgemoor Business Awards

The Sedgemoor Business Excellence Awards 2016 took place at Bridgwater’s McMillan Theatre last Thursday.

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Mass vandalism in Bridgwater street sees cars keyed, tyres slashed and window smashed in night of destruction


Mass vandalism in Bridgwater street sees cars keyed, tyres slashed and window smashed in night of destruction

Residents are angry and frustrated after 21 cars had their tyres slashed in Chilton Street, Bridgwater, last night cost thousands of pounds of damage.

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