UK South West England

Bournemouth Echo

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 12:04:17 +0000
McColls store and Post Office in Purewell due to close in summer
RESIDENTS in Christchurch were saddened to find out that the Purewell Cross post office is due to close.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 05:15:13 +0000
Lidl to open new Bournemouth store near Aldi and Asda
A NEW budget supermarket is set to officially open its doors to the public in Bournemouth next week.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 12:04:48 +0000
Tyre tracks left on Burton football pitch
MORE than 150 children have been affected by damage done to football pitches used by Burton Youth FC.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 05:11:27 +0000
Teen works all summer to pay for mountain bike - which is stolen on his 16th birthday
A TEENAGER who spent an entire summer working to save for a mountain bike was dismayed after it was stolen in broad daylight on his 16th birthday.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 12:06:10 +0000
Five things we learned from Harry Redknapp's Sandbanks Summer
THE FIRST episode of Harry Redknapp’s Sandbanks Summer aired on Wednesday night.

Bridgwater Mercury

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 08:20:05 +0000
Appeal for witnesses after serious crash in Bridgwater
WITNESSES are being sought following a serious crash in Bridgwater.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 07:40:00 +0000
Funding for Northgate regeneration could be signed off this Spring
FUNDING to regenerate Bridgwater’s Northgate site could be signed off as early as this spring.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 06:00:00 +0000
Bridgwater business teams up with Puxton Park to make attraction more eco-friendly
A BRIDGWATER business has teamed up with the Puxton Park tourist attraction in Weston-super-Mare in a bid to help make the park more eco-friendly.

Wed, 19 Feb 2020 13:00:20 +0000
Plans for £1million climate fund and 20mph speed limit near Somerset schools announced
A £1 MILLION fund to fight climate change, innovation in social care, and a bid to impose a 20mph limit on all roads near Somerset schools have been announced.

Wed, 19 Feb 2020 16:39:08 +0000
Bridgwater councillors welcome 20mph plans for local schools
BRIDGWATER councillors have heralded plans to roll out a programme of new advisory 20mph signs across the county.

Bridport News

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 05:00:00 +0000
Concerns raised over plans for up to 40 homes on rural west Dorset site
Plans have been lodged for up to 40 homes on a rural site at Mosterton.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 05:00:00 +0000
Project launched to restore 'Branden's Trail' at Bridport Primary School
A project to restore play equipment remembering a little boy who died from cancer has been launched.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 05:00:00 +0000
'I was petrified': 'tornado' devastates caravan park and pulls down powerlines
Residents of a village near to Lyme Regis have told of their shock after a ‘tornado’ wreaked havoc in the early hours of the morning.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 05:00:00 +0000
Public urged to have their say as Dorset Council reviews funding
Dozens of venues and organisations across west Dorset are calling on the public’s support as hundreds of thousands of pounds worth of funding could be scrapped.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 10:05:20 +0000
Axminster Carpets Ltd enter administration
Staff at Axminster Carpets are facing redundancy as the firm enters administration.

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 06:00:00 +0000
Owners of popular Somerset holiday park celebrating after winning environmental award
THE owners of a popular Somerset touring park are celebrating after winning a major environmental award.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 12:00:00 +0000
Appeal for volunteers to help clear debris from Berrow Beach after Storm Dennis
THE Friends of Berrow Beach are appealing for help to clean up debris from Berrow Beach in the wake of Storm Dennis.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 11:06:37 +0000
Two missing people found after overnight search in Burnham-on-Sea
TWO missing people have been found safe and well after an overnight search by Burnham-on-Sea Coastguard and police.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 07:23:01 +0000
Somerset business teams up with Puxton Park to make attraction more eco-friendly
A BRIDGWATER business has teamed up with the Puxton Park tourist attraction in Weston-super-Mare in a bid to help make the park more eco-friendly.

Wed, 19 Feb 2020 13:00:15 +0000
Plans for £1million climate fund and 20mph speed limit near Somerset schools announced
A £1 MILLION fund to fight climate change, innovation in social care, and a bid to impose a 20mph limit on all roads near Somerset schools have been announced.

Chard and Ilminster News

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 10:30:00 +0000
Literary festival reveals 2020 dates and first line-up of famous names
ILMINSTER residents have received their first ‘save the date’ along with an all-star line-up for the town’s literary festival.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 06:00:00 +0000
Anger over latest efforts to add hundreds of homes to Shudrick Valley
RESIDENTS of Ilminster have slammed a letter calling for the picturesque Shudrick Valley to be subject to hundreds of new homes.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 10:00:00 +0000
Review of The Mousetrap at The Octagon Theatre in Yeovil
WATCHING The Mousetrap, I was told a huge secret that I must not reveal in order to keep the magic of the theatre alive. And the other audience members that filled the sold-out theatre won’t tell either. So, you’ll have to see the show to find...

Wed, 19 Feb 2020 12:14:23 +0000
Homeless Nick thanks Chard after town rallies to turn his life around
A HOMELESS man has been ‘overwhelmed’ after his life was turned around by offers of jobs, hundreds of pounds, and a place to live.

Wed, 19 Feb 2020 13:00:24 +0000
Plans for £1million climate fund and 20mph speed limit near Somerset schools announced
A £1 MILLION fund to fight climate change, innovation in social care, and a bid to impose a 20mph limit on all roads near Somerset schools have been announced.

Western Daily Press

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 13:53:53 +0000
Man recalls sighting of phantom horseman after accounts of A39 ghost 'brought it all back'
“I just kept driving, there was no way I was going to stop”

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 13:38:28 +0000
Glastonbury 2020 star Lana Del Rey's fans 'gutted' as she cancels tour
Lana Del Rey cancelled her entire UK tour the day before it's due to start - but fans are hopeful she'll still be at Glasto

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 13:22:27 +0000
Environment Agency reveals what happened to dead cow stuck in Bridgwater town centre
The cow became stuck among shopping trolleys on the river bed - leaving residents facing a bad smell and an unpleasant sight

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 13:00:21 +0000
Pandora to close one Bath shop - before opening another close by
The changes will take place at the start of March

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 12:54:49 +0000
Thief removed dog flap to burgle home in Bath
The dog flap helped them gain entry into the property

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