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23 min ago | Somerset County Gazette
HISTORY was made in Minehead on Monday as the town's first ever museum was officially opened at the Beach Hotel.
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1 hr ago | Hereford Times
WOMEN'S GUILD - In March members went to meet the mayor of Hereford, Phil Williams, who welcomed them to his parlour, then gave a conducted tour of the town hall including the vaults in the basement.
5 hrs ago | This is The West Country
POLICE have installed a rolling road block on the M5 after a car burst into flames and sent smoke billowing across the motorway.
BRISTOL chocolatiers J.S Fry & Sons made the UK's first chocolate egg in 1873 at their Union Street factory, although it was a far cry from the type of Easter eggs we are used to seeing today.
A coroner is due to give his verdict on a multiple crash on the M5 motorway near Taunton in November 2011 in which seven people were killed A coroner is due to give his findings today on one of the worst British motorway incidents in living memory.
The ten postmen from the Shepton Mallet branch in Somerset were greeted with tickets on their vans after they were deemed to not have displayed a valid permit.
EXTREME sports fans were out in force on Saturday as they took part in a skate jam at Bridgwater 's new skatepark.
A 'SUPER HERO' from Puriton is retiring from the ambulance service after over 40 years of saving people's lives in Somerset.
Support Adoption for Pets, in partnership with Bridgwater's Pets at Home store, is fundraising between April 16 and May 13 for Secret World Wildlife Rescue in East Huntspill.
FOUR people have appeared in court in connection with a sexual exploitation inquiry in which a home in Chard was raided.
A 19-YEAR-OLD from Bridgwater is aiming to tackle a challenge her stepfather can't and climb Mount Kilimanjaro on his behalf.
A FRESH application has been submitted for another solar farm near Burnham, which could join tens of thousands of panels springing up across Sedgemoor.
A MAN who claimed he saw a dog owner urge his pets to kill a cat in Chard said it was a horrific attack.
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The conference comes at a time when a tidal power lagoon is being considered in Swansea Bay to exploit the natural power potential of the Bristol Channel.
THE Ilminster branch of Branston donated A 750 for prizes at this year's visual arts competition at the town's arts centre.
The 24-year-old from Taunton was pronounced dead at the scene after the incident near Venture Way on the outskirts of the town.