UK South West England

Bournemouth Echo

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 05:15:51 +0100
Armed police called after two men 'carrying knives' are involved in "altercation"
ARMED police were called to an address in Bournemouth town centre after reports of two knife-wielding men involved in an altercation.

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 16:02:34 +0100
Coronavirus: 173 people test positive for COVID-19 across Dorset
CONFIRMED cases of coronavirus have affected 173 people in Dorset, according to recent figures from Public Health England.

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 05:12:04 +0100
Paramedic's bike stolen from hospital while she works 12-hour shift
ANOTHER key health worker has had a bicycle stolen from outside The Royal Bournemouth Hospital.

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 05:16:42 +0100
Coronavirus: Inquest opens into Ferndown man's death
THE INQUEST has opened into the death of a Ferndown man who tested positive for coronavirus in the Royal Bournemouth Hospital.

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 05:15:34 +0100
Alex Burton sentenced after Bournemouth cells incident
A MAN who smeared faeces on the walls and camera in a police cell on New Year's Eve has appeared in court.

Bridgwater Mercury

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 16:00:00 +0100
Four new cases of coronavirus reported as Somerset's increase continues to be slow - for now
THE RISE of coronavirus cases continues to be slow as four more positive results are recorded in Somerset.

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 14:44:02 +0100
4,313 coronavirus deaths now reported, but no increase for Somerset victims
NO further deaths in Somerset have been announced as the UK total jumps by 708.

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 12:00:00 +0100
National Lottery sets up £50m Covid-19 emergency fund for heritage sites
THE National Lottery has set up a £50 million emergency fund for British heritage sites after almost 50 per cent said they will not survive beyond six months if the coronavirus shutdown continues.

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 11:45:08 +0100
M5 remains empty as warmer weather hits the South West
IT looks like motorists in the South West are obeying social distancing rules as the Easter holidays begin.

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 07:17:12 +0100
Paul Driscoll, of Taunton, reported missing
POLICE say there are concerns for the welfare of a missing

Bridport News

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 15:16:31 +0100
Two more people die of coronavirus in Dorset
TWO more people have died of coronavirus in Dorset.

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 16:23:13 +0100
20 new cases of coronavirus confirmed in Dorset
There are now more than 170 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Dorset.

Fri, 03 Apr 2020 05:00:00 +0100
Coronavirus: Community support network launched in Bridport
A coronavirus community support network has been launched in Bridport.

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 11:03:57 +0100
Dogs banned from beaches despite lockdown
RESTRICTIONS banning dogs from parts of the county's beaches will come into force despite the lockdown.

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 05:00:00 +0100
Be aware of these scams doing the rounds
COMMUNITY groups in Dorset are reporting an increase in online scams relating to the current coronavirus pandemic.

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 16:00:00 +0100
Four new cases of coronavirus reported as Somerset's increase continues to be slow - for now
THE RISE of coronavirus cases continues to be slow as four more positive results are recorded in Somerset.

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 14:44:02 +0100
4,313 coronavirus deaths now reported, but no increase for Somerset victims
NO further deaths in Somerset have been announced as the UK total jumps by 708.

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 12:00:00 +0100
National Lottery sets up £50m Covid-19 emergency fund for heritage sites
THE National Lottery has set up a £50 million emergency fund for British heritage sites after almost 50 per cent said they will not survive beyond six months if the coronavirus shutdown continues.

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 11:45:08 +0100
M5 remains empty as warmer weather hits the South West
IT looks like motorists in the South West are obeying social distancing rules as the Easter holidays begin.

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 06:00:00 +0100
STAY HOME SAVE LIVES: Don't be tempted to visit sunny beauty spots this Easter
AS social distancing and staying home might be starting to make people a bit stir crazy - residents are being urged not to break the rules this Easter.

Chard and Ilminster News

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 16:00:00 +0100
Four new cases of coronavirus reported as Somerset's increase continues to be slow - for now
THE RISE of coronavirus cases continues to be slow as four more positive results are recorded in Somerset.

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 14:44:02 +0100
4,313 coronavirus deaths now reported, but no increase for Somerset victims
NO further deaths in Somerset have been announced as the UK total jumps by 708.

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 12:00:00 +0100
National Lottery sets up £50m Covid-19 emergency fund for heritage sites
THE National Lottery has set up a £50 million emergency fund for British heritage sites after almost 50 per cent said they will not survive beyond six months if the coronavirus shutdown continues.

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 11:45:08 +0100
M5 remains empty as warmer weather hits the South West
IT looks like motorists in the South West are obeying social distancing rules as the Easter holidays begin.

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 06:00:00 +0100
Queen to address nation over coronavirus crisis tomorrow night
THE QUEEN is to address the nation on Sunday delivering a message about the coronavirus outbreak, Buckingham Palace has said.

Western Daily Press

Sat, 4 Apr 2020 23:00:00 +0000
When Yeovil found itself at the heart of the English Civil War
The Battle of Babylon Hill took place in 1642

Sat, 4 Apr 2020 23:00:00 +0000
45 quiz questions about Glastonbury Festival
Know your Blur from your Beyonce? Try our Glastonbury Festival quiz

Sat, 4 Apr 2020 20:05:48 +0000
EasyJet boss apologises to customers as fleet grounded
He has written to all customers after "an unprecedented number of calls"

Sat, 4 Apr 2020 18:12:11 +0000
Somerset virus deaths increase as locals urged to stay indoors
The virus is spreading across the county

Sat, 4 Apr 2020 17:09:53 +0000
Boris Johnson's pregnant fiancee confirms she has virus symptoms
The Prime Minister remains isolated amid reports the virus "hit him hard"

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