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Rituals is opening a shop at Clarks Village in Street, Somerset

Beauty and wellbeing brand to open shop at Clarks Village this week

BEAUTY brand Rituals is opening a new shop at Clarks Village. The firm, famed for cosmetics and wellbeing products, will…

Woman in her 80s killed in Yeovilton crash

A WOMAN sadly died after a crash in Yeovilton on Sunday, May 12. The incident, involving a red Kia Rio…

Bank holiday recycling and rubbish collections in Somerset: Check yours

RUBBISH and recycling collections will be delayed due to the upcoming bank holiday. Somerset Council has confirmed there will be…

Cllr Ros Wyke at the site of the new link in Taunton. Picture: Somerset Council

Work underway on new link between Taunton station and town centre

WORK on a new pedestrian and cycle link between Taunton Railway Station and the town centre is underway. The route…

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…

The Laurels, in Draycott near Cheddar, is set to be demolished and replaced

Plans to double the size of Somerset care home near Cheddar approved despite objections

PLANS to double the size of a care home near Cheddar have been approved – despite objections from some…

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…

Little Town Adventures opens in Weston super Mare today - May 17

Little Town Adventures opens in Weston super Mare today

CHILDREN get to be mayor and look after Weston-super-Mare at a new attraction which opens today (May 17) -…

Jason Vaughan oversees finances at Somerset Council - but has requested voluntary redundancy

Finance chief of cash-strapped Somerset Council requests voluntary redundancy

THE man overseeing struggling Somerset Council’s finances has requested voluntary redundancy – at a cost of more than £500,000. Jason…

Chard Police Station is to undergo a major overhaul. Picture: Google

Chard Police Station to close for major refurbishment

CHARD Police Station will close during work on a major overhaul this summer. The work – set to begin this…