Home

Local News

no responses. 25th March 2016 admin

Sellophane workers get cash help for Devon trip


Sellophane workers get cash help for Devon trip

Former employees who worked in the bonded fibre fabric and plastic films division at British Sellophane have been given cash by a Somerset County Councillor which […]

Read

no responses. 24th March 2016 admin

WEATHER WARNING: Severe winds and heavy rain to hit Somerset over Easter weekend


WEATHER WARNING: Severe winds and heavy rain to hit Somerset over Easter weekend

A YELLOW Weather warning is in place for the Easter weekend, with severe winds and a heavy downpour set to hit Somerset.

Read

no responses. 24th March 2016 admin

Former head master banned from teaching for life after tampering with children's exam answers


Former head master banned from teaching for life after tampering with children's exam answers

THE former head teacher of Tatworth Primary School has been banned from teaching for life after he fiddled exam results.

Read

no responses. 24th March 2016 admin

Don't call 999 for an ambulance unless it's an emergency – plea over busy Easter period


Don't call 999 for an ambulance unless it's an emergency – plea over busy Easter period

WITH an expected 15,000 incidents for the ambulance service in the South West over the Easter break – more than 700 extra – South Western Ambulance Service […]

Read

no responses. 24th March 2016 admin

Signs showing fuel prices on M5 southbound in Somerset going live next week


Signs showing fuel prices on M5 southbound in Somerset going live next week

DRIVERS on a stretch of the M5 between Bristol and Exeter will be able to decide where it’s best to fill up from next week.

Read

no responses. 24th March 2016 admin

Nominate an ordinary person who's a hero – St John Ambulance awards


Nominate an ordinary person who's a hero – St John Ambulance awards

THE deadline for St John Ambulance Everyday Heroes Awards entries has been extended to Thursday, March 31.

Read

no responses. 24th March 2016 admin

Sedgemoor Business Awards sees BARB pick up Customer Engagement Award


Sedgemoor Business Awards sees BARB pick up Customer Engagement Award

Bridgwater College hosted the Sedgemoor Business Excellence Awards 2016, at The McMillan Theatre, on March 17, and Burnham-on-Sea’s BARB Search and Rescue scooped one award.

Read

no responses. 24th March 2016 admin

Mayor's Report: town pays tribute to favourite teacher


Mayor's Report: town pays tribute to favourite teacher

For those of you that came to my Mayor making you will have heard me recount a story, I want to recount it for everyone today.

Read

no responses. 24th March 2016 admin

Bridgwater's town clerk Alan Hurford highlighted the importance of Sedgemoor’s business community


Bridgwater's town clerk Alan Hurford highlighted the importance of Sedgemoor’s business community

Bridgwater College hosted the Sedgemoor Business Excellence Awards 2016, at The McMillan Theatre, on March 17.

Read

no responses. 24th March 2016 admin

Bridgwater's Hamp junior students celebrate Easter with bunnies, eggs and a chick or two


Bridgwater's Hamp junior students celebrate Easter with bunnies, eggs and a chick or two

Chicks, eggs and one or two bunnies have celebrated Easter at Hamp Nursery and Infant School Bridgwater. There some wonderful creations were on show in a […]

Read