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Bournemouth Echo

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 23:53:38 +0100
Bere Regis A35 crash: Motorcyclist, 34, dies after collision
A WOMAN who was riding a motorbike has died following a crash with a car on the A35 near Bere Regis.

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 05:25:00 +0100
How Yellow Buses services were replaced by Morebus so quickly
THE boss of Morebus has told how the company moved rapidly to replace Yellow Buses services after the biggest collapse of a bus operator for more than 30 years.

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 00:05:00 +0100
Stolen cars smashed and impounded at Ringwood Raceway
TWO stolen classic cars allegedly took part in banger race in Ringwood on Saturday.

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 05:00:00 +0100
Details revealed on where new Dorset Greggs shop could open
DETAILS have been revealed of where the newest Greggs shop could open in Dorset.

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 05:00:00 +0100
White Heather in Ferndown undergoes transformation
A PUB is under new ownership - with the new landlady hoping to put it back in the community.

Bridgwater Mercury

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 09:12:53 +0100
Try out this easy recipe for bread pudding
Our food blogger and chef, Katy Harris extols the virtues of bread as part of our Your Money Matters this week and offers a great recipe too.

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 16:55:00 +0100
Charity bike ride raises £10,000 for The Nelson Trust
A TEAM of cyclists has raised £10,000 for The Nelson Trust, a charity specialising in supporting women who have experienced trauma or abuse

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 15:38:30 +0100
Cheddar Reservoir to close for five days due to 30°C+ heat
ACCESS to Cheddar Reservoir's car parks and permissive path will be suspended for five days because of the high temperatures forecast for Somerset.

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 11:04:45 +0100
Otterhampton Village Hall re-opens after refurbishment
A VILLAGE hall in Somerset has officially re-opened with a celebration event after a successful £282,400 refurbishment project.  

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 10:19:59 +0100
Met Office issues extreme heat warning for Somerset
A FOUR-DAY amber warning for extreme heat has been issued for Somerset and the South West.

Bridport News

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 00:10:00 +0100
Fire service urge caution after number of incidents nearly triple
The risk is clear - ban the sale of disposable barbecues to protect Dorset's wildlife.

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 05:00:00 +0100
Man found guilty of assaulting woman in Bridport
A MAN has been sentenced after being found guilty of assaulting a woman by beating her.

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 05:00:00 +0100
Bridport Cancer Research hold successful Summer Lunch
A CHARITY has held a very successful summer lunch at a village hall to raise money for cancer research.

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 05:00:00 +0100
Melplash show to make return this month
There's not long to wait until the return of the biggest show in west Dorset.

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 05:00:00 +0100
Five flats get the go-ahead at Listed building on West Street
THE upper floors of a West Street building in Bridport are to be converted into five self-contained flats.

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 15:40:08 +0100
Cheddar Reservoir to close for five days due to 30°C+ heat
ACCESS to Cheddar Reservoir's car parks and permissive path will be suspended for five days because of the high temperatures forecast for Somerset.

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 10:19:59 +0100
Met Office issues extreme heat warning for Somerset
A FOUR-DAY amber warning for extreme heat has been issued for Somerset and the South West.

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 09:32:00 +0100
Intake head placed on seabed at Hinkley Point C
HINKLEY Point C has today (Tuesday, August 8) released video and images of its latest spectacular engineering achievement – the precision placement of a 5,000-tonne intake head on the seabed of the Bristol Channel.

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 07:51:00 +0100
Nominate your favourite good causes for our Cash For Charities initiative
We are giving local charities the chance to take a share in a massive £16k giveaway.

Mon, 08 Aug 2022 14:35:16 +0100
Somerset people urged to use buses more
A CAMPAIGN to encourage more people to hop on buses has been launched as households face mounting financial pressures.

Chard and Ilminster News

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 06:57:00 +0100
Nominate your favourite good causes for our Cash For Charities initiative
We are giving local charities the chance to take a share in a massive £16k giveaway.

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 14:07:46 +0100
The Labyrinth Challenge makes its debut in Yeovil
THERE’S still a chance to join the fun at a huge family extravaganza making its Somerset debut in Yeovil this weekend.

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 11:40:25 +0100
Barrington Fete and Party to feature scarecrow competition
THE Barrington Fete and Party will take place on Saturday, August 20.

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 11:24:27 +0100
Spectators enjoy the sunshine at T20 Festival in Ilminster
CRICKET fans young and old enjoyed a day full of action at Ilminster Cricket Club on Sunday.

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 10:19:59 +0100
Met Office issues extreme heat warning for Somerset
A FOUR-DAY amber warning for extreme heat has been issued for Somerset and the South West.

Western Daily Press

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 06:59:31 +0000
Scores of people fined thousands for dropping cigarette butts on Somerset streets
The majority of offenders lived in Weston-super-Mare

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 06:57:54 +0000
Better pedestrian and cycle links could be delivered in Glastonbury as part of £23.6m town deal
11 projects are currently awaiting final approval from the government

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 06:51:58 +0000
Pupils get safe route to school after years of walking dangerous High Street
A new path is being created to divert children away from the congested street

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 06:45:14 +0000
Dramatic pictures show full extent of field fire near Taunton that closed A358
The blaze caused damage across 30 acres of grassland

Tue, 9 Aug 2022 23:00:00 +0000
Hinkley Point C: Huge structure placed on bottom of Bristol Channel
It forms part of the new Hinkley Point C power station

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