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Bournemouth Echo

Tue, 11 May 2021 06:20:00 +0100
Police appeal after hit-and-run crash in Manor Road, Bournemouth
TWO cars ploughed into pedestrians in a Bournemouth road before driving off leaving two people seriously hurt.

Tue, 11 May 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Planning green light to 'transform' Bournemouth Debenhams
PLANNING permission has been granted for a scheme to “transform” the former Debenhams department store in Bournemouth.

Tue, 11 May 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Star Wars TV series: Filming in Winspit Quarry to begin "soon"
AN AVID Star Wars fan said the filming of a new TV series at a Dorset quarry would "immortalise" the area for local people.

Tue, 11 May 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Noel Clarke accused of sexual harassment at BIC Comic Con event
A WOMAN who worked alongside Noel Clarke during an event at the Bournemouth International Centre (BIC) five years ago, has alleged the television and film star sexually harassed her and touched her inappropriately.

Tue, 11 May 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Bobby's store plan for Bournemouth Debenhams welcomed
PLANS to revive Bournemouth’s Debenhams building under its original brand name of Bobby’s are a “cause for celebration”, a business leader has said.

Bridgwater Mercury

Tue, 11 May 2021 08:56:33 +0100
Mariella Frostrup unveiled as president of CPRE Somerset
A CAMPAIGN group working to protect the Somerset countryside has unveiled a new celebrity president.

Tue, 11 May 2021 06:00:00 +0100
Morrisons to take on 100 permanent staff at Bridgwater distribution centre
MORRISONS is planning to recruit 100 new members of staff at its Bridgwater distribution centre

Tue, 11 May 2021 06:00:00 +0100
Bridgwater Bowling Club host Big Bowls Weekend on May 30 and 31
A BOWLING club in Somerset is hosting a Big Bowls Weekend this month.

Mon, 10 May 2021 16:23:32 +0100
Out of control bonfire at Coxhill, North Newton
FIREFIGHTERS were sent to tackle a bonfire that had got out of control in a village between Taunton and Bridgwater this afternoon (Monday).

Mon, 10 May 2021 15:16:03 +0100
Uninsured motorist avoids ban because it could have seen him become homeless
A TAUNTON man who was caught driving without insurance will not lose his licence because it could have ended up making him homeless.

Bridport News

Tue, 11 May 2021 05:00:00 +0100
'Miles Cross roundabout should have been constructed when there was no traffic'
REGARDING the proposed roundabout at Miles Cross on the A35.

Tue, 11 May 2021 09:52:30 +0100
Teenager arrested after man shot near Wardon Hill
A TEENAGER has been arrested after a man was hospitalised following a shooting incident near Dorchester.

Tue, 11 May 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Mountjoy School in Beaminster receives multiple awards
PUPILS and staff have been praised after a school scooped up accolades.

Tue, 11 May 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Bridport Leisure Centre refurbishment completed
BRIDPORT Leisure Centre can now offer more facilities to its swimmers as refurbishment at the centre has been completed.

Mon, 10 May 2021 14:08:47 +0100
Speed limit changes on Chideock Hill to be made permanent
THE 30MPH speed limit along part of the A35 which was introduced as a temporary measure in a bid to reduce traffic pollution is set to be made permanent.

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News

Tue, 11 May 2021 09:32:31 +0100
How team gritting Somerset's roads coped over an extra cold, long winter coupled with Covid
SOMERSET'S gritting lorries covered almost as many miles this winter as in the two previous years combined.

Tue, 11 May 2021 08:56:33 +0100
Mariella Frostrup unveiled as president of CPRE Somerset
A CAMPAIGN group working to protect the Somerset countryside has unveiled a new celebrity president.

Tue, 11 May 2021 06:00:00 +0100
Morrisons to take on 100 permanent staff at Bridgwater distribution centre
MORRISONS is planning to recruit 100 new members of staff at its Bridgwater distribution centre

Mon, 10 May 2021 13:10:40 +0100
Construction of Ibis Red Hotel, in Bridgwater, completed
A BRAND new 144-bedroom Ibis Red Hotel, built by Midas Construction, is now complete and set to welcome visitors and business travellers to Bridgwater.

Mon, 10 May 2021 10:32:51 +0100
It's Somerset Day tomorrow - but do you know how our county got its name?
ASK anyone in Somerton how Somerset got its name and they'll say it's down to their town.

Chard and Ilminster News

Tue, 11 May 2021 09:32:31 +0100
How team gritting Somerset's roads coped over an extra cold, long winter coupled with Covid
SOMERSET'S gritting lorries covered almost as many miles this winter as in the two previous years combined.

Tue, 11 May 2021 08:56:33 +0100
Mariella Frostrup unveiled as president of CPRE Somerset
A CAMPAIGN group working to protect the Somerset countryside has unveiled a new celebrity president.

Tue, 11 May 2021 06:52:12 +0100
Famous Chard toll house is up for sale - and it's affordable!
IF you've driven this way around Chard, you will recognise the building.

Tue, 11 May 2021 06:00:00 +0100
Morrisons to take on 100 permanent staff at Bridgwater distribution centre
MORRISONS is planning to recruit 100 new members of staff at its Bridgwater distribution centre

Mon, 10 May 2021 10:32:51 +0100
It's Somerset Day tomorrow - but do you know how our county got its name?
ASK anyone in Somerton how Somerset got its name and they'll say it's down to their town.

Western Daily Press

Tue, 11 May 2021 08:59:30 +0000
Man with long Covid urges others to take virus seriously
Tim Snaden still suffers from "brain fog" a year after catching Covid-19

Tue, 11 May 2021 08:30:06 +0000
Thunder and downpours to hit West Country in week of wild weather
We are set for a week of fast-changing weather

Tue, 11 May 2021 06:38:21 +0000
Glorious seaside home by Somerset border could be yours for 67p
The stunning house near Combe Martin sits on the cliff tops overlooking the sea

Tue, 11 May 2021 04:00:00 +0000
Vile paedophile pensioner jailed over child sex abuse images
Viktor Burton-Barri was described as "an entrenched paedophile" by a judge

Tue, 11 May 2021 04:00:00 +0000
43 celebrities you never knew went to school in Somerset
The county has been a hotbed for the rich and famous

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