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Bournemouth Echo

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 09:41:06 +0100
Little boy is rushed to hospital after falling from land train near Bournemouth Pier
A LITTLE boy was taken to hospital after falling from a beachfront land train.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 05:12:53 +0100
Residents in Christchurch road threaten action against council in planning row
ANGERED residents are threatening to launch action against BCP Council after officers approved plans for a new house just two days after amended proposals appeared online.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 09:40:00 +0100
Police called to 'stabbing' in Lower Gardens after fireworks
FIVE teenagers have been arrested after three youths from Saudi Arabia and a Bournemouth boy were stabbed minutes after the fireworks finished on Friday night.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 05:11:25 +0100
New church and care home planned for West Moors
THE owner of a Ferndown business has submitted plans to redevelop land on the edge of a nearby village into a new “industrial estate”, complete with church, care home and community hall.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 05:12:32 +0100
The Den owners seek permanent permission to stay at Bournemouth site
THE new owners of a vintage emporium are seeking permanent consent to carry on trading at their Bournemouth site.

Bridgwater Mercury

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 12:30:12 +0100
Owners of The Pines Cafe 'devastated' after popular eatery destroyed by fire
THE owners of a countryside cafe said they have been left 'devastated' by a fire which destroyed the eatery.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 13:26:25 +0100
Desperate mum handcuffs herself to hospital waiting-room seat in bid to get daughter sectioned to save her life
A DESPERATE mother has handcuffed herself to a chair at an NHS mental health unit - in a bid to get her suicidal teenage daughter SECTIONED.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 12:47:04 +0100
Former Thatchers Cider employee Colin King who was caught stealing cider jailed
A EMPLOYEE at a Thatchers Cider factory was caught stealing the stock - and getting orders to send to his home, a court heard.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 06:00:00 +0100
Car park season tickets going paperless in Sedgemoor
SEASON ticket holders in Sedgemoor car parks will be going paperless later this month.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 06:00:00 +0100
'Think before you call 999 this Bank Holiday weekend', says ambulance service
PARAMEDICS at South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SWASFT) are reminding people to use the service wisely this August bank holiday as the ambulance service is expected to be very busy.

Bridport News

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 05:00:00 +0100
Two people set out to sea in inflatable and 'not seen to return' at Burton Bradstock
Two beachgoers gave onlookers a scare when they set out to sea on an inflatable and were not seen to return.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 11:34:20 +0100
Car destroyed by fire in early hours
A fire destroyed a car in the early hours of the morning.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 07:40:00 +0100
Warning to parents as children go missing on crowded beaches
Coastguards have issued a plea for parents to keep a close eye on their children at the beach this weekend after responding to numerous calls for help to find missing children yesterday.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 05:04:00 +0100
Dancing, outdoor stages and a poignant concert - your guide to next weekend's folk festival
IMMERSE yourself in folk music next weekend.

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 20:22:05 +0100
Huge rockfall crashes onto beach near Freshwater
This photo shows just how unpredictable the coastline can be.

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 12:47:04 +0100
Former Thatchers Cider employee Colin King who was caught stealing cider jailed
A EMPLOYEE at a Thatchers Cider factory was caught stealing the stock - and getting orders to send to his home, a court heard.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 06:00:00 +0100
Car park season tickets going paperless in Sedgemoor
SEASON ticket holders in Sedgemoor car parks will be going paperless later this month.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 06:00:00 +0100
'Think before you call 999 this Bank Holiday weekend', says ambulance service
PARAMEDICS at South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SWASFT) are reminding people to use the service wisely this August bank holiday as the ambulance service is expected to be very busy.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 06:00:00 +0100
Rural crime cost Somerset more than £1m last year
THE cost of rural crime in the South West fell slightly in 2018, in sharp contrast to all other English regions.

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 10:10:00 +0100
Number of serious road collisions across Somerset down by 21%, say police
THE number of people who are killed or seriously injured on Somerset's roads has been cut by more than 21 per cent thanks to work from the county's road policing unit.

Chard and Ilminster News

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 12:47:03 +0100
Former Thatchers Cider employee Colin King who was caught stealing cider jailed
A EMPLOYEE at a Thatchers Cider factory was caught stealing the stock - and getting orders to send to his home, a court heard.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 11:10:00 +0100
Vehicle destroyed after fire in Crewkerne
A VEHICLE has been destroyed following a small fire in Crewkerne.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 11:00:00 +0100
Museum of Somerset launches Tristram Hillier exhibition
TRISTRAM Hillier RA (1905–1983) was one of the most accomplished and distinctive 20th-century British artists.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 06:00:00 +0100
'Think before you call 999 this Bank Holiday weekend', says ambulance service
PARAMEDICS at South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SWASFT) are reminding people to use the service wisely this August bank holiday as the ambulance service is expected to be very busy.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 06:00:00 +0100
Rural crime cost Somerset more than £1m last year
THE cost of rural crime in the South West fell slightly in 2018, in sharp contrast to all other English regions.

Western Daily Press

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 12:43:35 +0000
West Country police make attempted murder arrest after shots fired at window
Police describe what happened was an 'isolated incident'

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 12:16:27 +0000
Updates as 'serious' crash between car and bicycle closes road
Police officers have advised motorists to 'avoid the area'

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 12:05:45 +0000
M4 traffic: Two lanes closed on roundabout due to 'stricken vehicle' - live updates
Delays are building in the area

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 11:23:40 +0000
Police say 'avoid area' after multi-vehicle crash on key road to Bridgwater - live updates
Local reports suggest police officers have closed the road

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 11:08:33 +0000
11 things you never knew about ruthless Kray twins who were locked up in Somerset
They spent a month in a historic Somerset prison

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