Coastal

How the new Carefree amusement arcade and holiday lets could look. Picture: Salmon Planning Company/Somerset Council

Amusement arcade to be demolished and replaced – along with six holiday lets

AN amusement arcade in Brean is set to be demolished and replaced with a new building – as well…

Weston super Mare beach and Dunster beach have been offered Brown Flag Awards

Dirty Somerset beaches get Brown Flag Awards – ranked among worst in the UK

SOMERSET’S beaches have been ranked second worst in the UK for clean water. Analysis of Environment Agency summer water quality…

Kelly Faiers died in October last year. Picture: Avon & Somerset Police

Body found in Watchet caravan confirmed as murder suspect Richard Scatchard

A BODY found in a caravan near Watchet has been confirmed as that of missing murder suspect Richard…

Florin Griu will be sentenced next month over an attempted rape in Weston super Mare. Picture: Avon & Somerset Police

Florin Griu guilty of attempted rape in Weston super Mare

FLORIN Griu has been found guilty of the attempted rape and sexual assault of a woman in Weston super…

The body is believed to be that of missing murder suspect Richard Scatchard. Picture: Avon & Somerset Police

Body believed to be murder suspect Richard Scatchard found in caravan near Watchet

A MAN’S body – believed to be missing Richard Scatchard – has been found in a caravan near Watchet. Police…

The path has reopened to walkers more than a year after being closed. Picture: Somerset Council

Coastal path reopens to walkers after a year after closure due to cliff stability fears

A COASTAL path that has been closed for more than a year has been reopened to walkers. The Cleeve Hill…

A weather warning covering Somerset, Wiltshire and Dorset is in place on Thursday. Picture: Met Office

Easter weekend weather: Warnings ahead of bank holiday weekend

PLANNING for the Easter weekend is underway – but beware the weather this bank holiday. The Met Office has issued…

The "elegant" Clevedon Pier was praised by Sunday Times judges

Somerset town named among best places to live in the south west by Sunday Times

A SOMERSET town has been named on a list of best places to live in the south west. Clevedon, famed…

Matteo Grasso on the road ahead of his marathon effort

Farmer plans three marathons – barefoot – for kitchen gardens plan

A SOMERSET farmer is taking on three marathons on the Dorset coast to plant kitchen gardens in schools -…