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Annie Maw and Somerset friends visited FMS during the Glastonbury Festival

VIPs see amazing work of medical charity at Glastonbury

VIPs turned out at the Glastonbury Festival to thank volunteers who helped save lives at the event. Festival Medical Services…

The 4cm-long Victorian diamond set canine brooch sold for £4,800. Picture: GTH

The 4cm brooch that sold for £4,800 at a Somerset auction…

A BROOCH measuring just 4cm long sold for £4,800 at a Somerset auction. On the day the nation went to…

15 caravans had been camped on Victoria Park for around 10 days Picture: Google Maps

Clean up in Bridgwater following illegal encampment

A CLEAN up operation has begun in Bridgwater following an illegal encampment in Victoria Park. Around 15 caravans had been…

The Carpetright branch in Taunton. Picture: Google

Somerset jobs at risk as Carpetright nears administration

MORE than 1,800 jobs are at risk after Carpetright announced it was set to appoint administrators. The firm, which has…

Game of Thrones star Maisie Williams in the Burnham cafe with a friend. Picture: Quick Bite Café

Games of Thrones star shocks Somerset cafe customers with breakfast visit

DINERS at a Somerset café got a shock when a TV superstar popped in for breakfast. Games of thrones star…

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…