UK South West England

Bournemouth Echo

Wed, 22 May 2019 07:20:02 +0100
Murder investigation launched after man dies following reports of 'serious assault'
DETECTIVES have launched a murder investigation after the death of a man in north Dorset, following reports of a serious assault.

Wed, 22 May 2019 13:20:00 +0100
Cyclist fighting for life and motorcyclist seriously injured after crash near Wareham
A CYCLIST suffered life-threatening injuries in a collision with a motorbike this morning.

Wed, 22 May 2019 05:05:15 +0100
Car stacking racks which tower above homes in Poole ARE unlawful, council rules
‘UGLY and obtrusive’ car stacking racks installed on the edge of people’s back gardens have been ruled unlawful by a council.

Wed, 22 May 2019 12:01:17 +0100
Youth, 17, 'had zombie knife with 12-inch serrated blade in Bournemouth's Lower Gardens'
A TEENAGER has been charged with possessing a zombie knife with a 12-inch serrated blade in Bournemouth's Lower Gardens.

Wed, 22 May 2019 05:05:00 +0100
CCTV photos of man 'running' after schoolgirls are victims of indecent exposure
POLICE hunting a man who indecently exposing himself to two teenage girls have released new CCTV images.

Bridgwater Mercury

Wed, 22 May 2019 14:10:16 +0100
County Lines drug dealers bombarded with disruptive text messages in week of action
TEXT messages were sent to hundreds of suspected drug users and three drug deal lines believed to be operating in the Avon and Somerset area last week.

Wed, 22 May 2019 16:57:45 +0100
Sedgemoor residents targeted by text council tax scammers
SEDGEMOOR residents are being targeted by a fresh scam trying to defraud vulnerable people of cash.

Wed, 22 May 2019 14:18:32 +0100
Dedicated lifeguards set to return to Sedgemoor's beaches this weekend
DEDICATED RNLI lifeguards will be returning to Sedgemoor's beaches this weekend for what is set to be a busy summer season.

Wed, 22 May 2019 13:43:29 +0100
Welcome to the country's oldest polling station - which has it's own murky political past...
WHATEVER you think of tomorrow's European elections, some voters in Somerset can combine casting their vote with a visit to a historic abbey at what is believed to be the country's oldest polling station.

Tue, 21 May 2019 06:50:00 +0100
'Thank you for keeping me alive': Emotional moment a heart attack victim is reunited with hero who saved his life
MARCH 29 was a day like any other for Aymeric Huguerre, a senior gardener at the Cannington Walled Gardens.

Bridport News

Wed, 22 May 2019 05:00:00 +0100
Couple celebrate diamond wedding anniversary by raising hundreds for charity
THE diamond wedding anniversary celebrations of a west Dorset couple have resulted in raising more than £700 for charity.

Wed, 22 May 2019 16:20:00 +0100
Prince Charles back in west Dorset next week
Prince Charles will visit an affordable housing development as well as dropping in on his Poundbury estate next week.

Wed, 22 May 2019 10:35:02 +0100
European elections: Who is standing in the South West?
Here is a full list of the official candidates for the South West region in the European Parliament elections:

Wed, 22 May 2019 10:31:02 +0100
European elections: Everything you need to know ahead of tomorrow's vote in Dorset
Residents will head to the polls tomorrow to vote for who they want to represent them in the European Parliament.

Wed, 22 May 2019 10:36:08 +0100
Here's why 571 cyclists took on 'gruelling' challenge
HUNDREDS of cyclists saddled up to take part in the 9th annual Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance Coast to Coast Cycle Challenge.

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News

Wed, 22 May 2019 13:53:15 +0100
‘Dangerous’ Highbridge path sparks safety fears
‘THIS path is dangerous, if something isn’t done to fix it someone could get seriously hurt.’

Wed, 22 May 2019 14:10:16 +0100
County Lines drug dealers bombarded with disruptive text messages in week of action
TEXT messages were sent to hundreds of suspected drug users and three drug deal lines believed to be operating in the Avon and Somerset area last week.

Wed, 22 May 2019 17:08:37 +0100
Seafront pub set to reopen after £600,000 refurbishment
A BURNHAM-on-Sea pub is set to reopen this week following a £600,000 facelift.

Wed, 22 May 2019 13:58:03 +0100
Dedicated lifeguards set to return to Sedgemoor's beaches this weekend
DEDICATED RNLI lifeguards will be returning to Sedgemoor's beaches this weekend for what is set to be a busy summer season.

Tue, 21 May 2019 17:00:00 +0100
Group supports family's £4k appeal to buy Robbie the Robot
A BURNHAM-on-Sea group is supporting a woman’s campaign to raise £4,000 to buy a robot which helps her daughter receive her education without being in the classroom.

Chard and Ilminster News

Wed, 22 May 2019 12:16:09 +0100
'KICKED OUT': Chard Town reveal whether they will appeal being evicted from league
CHARD Town have opted not to appeal against their relegation from the Toolstation Western League, following the club's AGM on Tuesday night.

Wed, 22 May 2019 14:10:16 +0100
County Lines drug dealers bombarded with disruptive text messages in week of action
TEXT messages were sent to hundreds of suspected drug users and three drug deal lines believed to be operating in the Avon and Somerset area last week.

Wed, 22 May 2019 06:00:00 +0100
Plan to build 94 homes slammed by town council
PLANS to add 94 more homes to Chard’s southern border have been slammed by Chard’s town council.

Wed, 22 May 2019 05:59:00 +0100
Homeless-helper, fair fundraisers and disabled strongman in annual awards
A SELFLESS homeless-helper, two fundraising fair owners and a disabled sports pioneer have been honoured in Chard’s annual community awards.

Tue, 21 May 2019 06:55:03 +0100
'Proud to represent town': Business picked as Chard's only finalist for prestigious awards
A CHARD business is calling on people to get behind them and help bring a prestigious award to the town.

Western Daily Press

Wed, 22 May 2019 20:56:17 +0000
'Two for one deal' on some cabinet members in new council lineup
Job shares for some key roles will not cost the taxpayer more, says leader

Wed, 22 May 2019 19:47:38 +0000
Town centre hotel plans 'dead' says new council chief
New plans for the Firepool site will be brought forward instead

Wed, 22 May 2019 19:39:38 +0000
Travellers pitch up by children's play park in Weston-super-Mare
Reports suggest that several cars and caravans moved into the park today

Wed, 22 May 2019 19:35:22 +0000
23 Dorothy Perkins, Burton, Topshop and Topman stores to close
Hundreds of jobs are potentially at risk

Wed, 22 May 2019 19:23:39 +0000
Man over drink limit crashed car twice into Yeovil dual carriageway barrier
He has been banned from driving for 20 months

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