It is understood people are being evicted to accommodate servicepeople in Wincanton. Pictures: NBV/Ethan Wilkinson/Unsplash

Dozens of Wincanton households being evicted by MoD: Claim

THE rental market in Wincanton could be set for a shock as dozens of households face eviction from properties…

The topping out ceremony for the new theatre Picture: Somerset NHS Foundation Trust

Yeovil Hospital’s new operating theatre to open next year

YEOVIL Hospital’s new operating theatre, which is expected to specialise in orthopaedic operations, is a step closer to being…

Adam Dance will be hearing from Yeovil residents

Your chance to raise concerns with new Yeovil MP

YEOVIL residents have the opportunity to chat to their new MP and raise any concerns in the flesh at an…

The proposed development will replace the Gold Hand Car Wash on the A37 near Shepton Mallet. Picture: Google

Fresh plans for A37 service station near Glastonbury Festival site submitted

FRESH plans for a service station on a main route in and out of Shepton Mallet – and near…

The sale will give someone the opportunity to finish a project in Hambridge, Somerset. Pictures: GTH

Your chance to complete Grand Designs-style project in Somerset village

BUDDING builders have the chance to complete a Grand Designs-style project in a Somerset village. Planning permission has been secured…

GWR is warning of disruption on Sunday

Euro 2024 final could worsen rail problems on Sunday, says train firm

RAIL workers watching the Euro 2024 final could lead to problems on the trains on Sunday, travellers are being…

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The Libertines will headline the 2024 Pilton Party, at Worthy Farm

The Libertines to top the bill at 2024 Pilton Party at Worthy Farm

WITH the dust not yet settled on the 2024 Glastonbury Festival – The Libertines have been announced as the…

England star Ollie Watkins' journey to the Euro 2024 final came via Weston super Mare... Pictures: Google/Ardfern

Ollie Watkins: How Weston played a part in England’s progress at Euro 2024

AS ENGLAND fans across the country celebrated reaching the final of Euro 2024, those in the seaside town of…

Chief Constable Sarah Crew at community event alongside Maya Mate Kole and Desmond Brown Picture: Avon and Somerset Police

Work taken to combat institutional racism at Avon and Somerset Police

AVON and Somerset Police has detailed the work it has taken so far after its chief constable declared the…

Heywood Farm near Radstock. Picture: Google

Farmer landed with £50,000 punishment after failing to check eggs and birds for salmonella

A RADSTOCK farmer has been ordered to pay more than £50,000 after admitting he faked checks for salmonella in…

The boy did not suffer any serious injuries Picture: Google Maps

Man arrested on suspicion of threatening to stab a child in Worle

POLICE have arrested a man in connection with assaulting a child and…

The project will see the delivery of new infrastructure and enhancements to the active travel network in the areas of Hendford Picture: Somerset Council

Contractor appointed to deliver Yeovil transport improvements

CONTRACTORS have been appointed to deliver Yeovil’s active travel schemes which are integral to the town’s programme of regeneration,…

Pirates of the Carabena's Pirate Taxi will be wowing audiences with their acrobatic and arial circus skills Picture: Pirates of the Carabena

First ever Bridgwater Super Saturday to take place next week

AN afternoon of fun filled Somerset style entertainment will be coming to the town next Saturday, July 20. Super Saturday…

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Somerset gardener’s topiary lands him national recognition  

A SOMERSET gardener has been recognised in a top national gardening competition for his eye-catching topiary. Hugh Johnson,…

Chris Howes, inset, is CEO of Festival Medical Services (FMS)

Health charity chief praises Glastonbury Festival after looking after 3,500 people

THE boss of Festival Medical Services (FMS) – which provides support at the Glastonbury Festival – has celebrated a…

Do you recognise these people? They are wanted in connection with incidents in Batcombe. Pictures: Avon & Somerset Police

Police keen to identify these people after Batcombe burglares

POLICE have released an image of people they would like to identify after a series of break-ins in a…

Work on the Celebration Mile will start in three weeks time Picture: Bridgwater Town Deal

Contractor appointment brings town’s Celebration Mile a step closer

A PEDESTRIAN and cycle friendly route connecting Bridgwater’s railway station with the reinvigorated Northgate Docks is one step closer…

Police want to trace this person after an incident in Glastonbury. Picture: Avon & Somerset Police

Man in his 70s attacked in Glastonbury street in broad daylight

POLICE are keen to trace this person after a man in his 70s was assaulted in Glastonbury. Officers want to…

Rita and Adam picking up their award at a ceremony in Hampshire

Somerset pair named young organic growers of the year

TWO innovative Somerset growers have won a prestigious national award for their efforts in the fields. Adam Beer and Rita…

Every week around 385,000 collections of refuse, recycling and garden waste are made across the county. Picture: Somerset Council

Somerset’s waste collection provider threatens to walk away over “unsustainable” losses

THE future of waste collection in Somerset will be discussed next week after waste collections provider, SUEZ, disclosed that…

Sarah Dyke said the NHS has been "brought to its knees" by years of "Conservative Party neglect" Picture: Glastonbury and Somerton Lib Dems

MP calls for emergency Health and Care budget to fix NHS

NEWLY elected Liberal Democrat MP for Glastonbury and Somerton Sarah Dyke has called for an emergency Health and Care…