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The 1905 De Dion-Bouton, with just four owners from new, is estimated at £22,000-£25,000. Picture: Charterhouse

100-year-old car going under the hammer at Somerset sale

IN a world of electric vehicles and supercars, a piece of history will go under the hammer in Somerset…

Somerset providing the backdrop in, clockwise from top left, Hot Fuzz, Christmas at the Holly Day Inn, a Bryan Adams video and Good Boy

Somerset film and TV locations: How council is hoping to cash in

WE all know Somerset provides the most beautiful backdrop to life. From the rolling hills of the Mendips and the…

Strode College lecturer James Arlett, passed away in January last year

History event exploring The Crusades to be held in memory of Strode College expert

A ONE-DAY history conference in Glastonbury will focus on one of the most turbulent periods in history – the…

New engagement ranger at Ham Hill, Jasmine Ely. Picture: Somerset Council

New ranger aims to boost Somerset attraction Ham Hill

A NEW ranger aims to bring the story of Ham Hill to the public in a new role. Jasmine Ely…

Traditionally, Christmas carols were for dancing, according to English Heritage

IT’S Christmas Day – and we’ve all spent recent weeks belting out our favourite carols… But did you know, you…