UK South West England

Bournemouth Echo

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 00:00:00 +0100
Tributes paid to Moses Penfold who passed away aged 85
Tributes have been paid to a 'happy, cheerful and loving man' who passed away aged 85.

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 00:00:00 +0100
Dog poo 'piles' after bins removed from Bournemouth park
‘Piles of dog poo’ are posing a ‘health hazard’ for users of a Bournemouth park.

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 00:32:00 +0100
Misconduct panel out for officer accused of sexual chat
A POLICE misconduct panel has been sent out to rule on an officer accused of talking about having oral sex with a female colleague.

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 00:00:00 +0100
Plans to convert Bournemouth Language School into 18 flats
A proposal has been lodged to convert a language school into flats.

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 00:00:00 +0100
Shelter and Citizens Advice host Bournemouth hustings
With two weeks to go until the general election, Bournemouth candidates gathered to discuss housing and the cost-of-living crisis at a hustings event in Boscombe.

Bridgwater Mercury

Thu, 20 Jun 2024 05:00:00 +0100
Bridgwater Carnival could win £1,000 from public nominations
Organisers of Bridgwater Carnival have asked the public to pitch in and help them win £1,000 worth of funding.

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 06:37:56 +0100
Tragic Royal Marine seemed to 'receive more thrashings'
A Royal Marine recruit who was later found dead on a railway line received more “thrashings” than anyone else and was shouted and sworn at by non-commissioned officers, an inquest heard.

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 06:21:50 +0100
Brain tumour research centre in Plymouth explores new option
Drugs developed to combat HIV and AIDS are being trialled for the first time in patients with multiple brain tumours.

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 06:06:37 +0100
The DIY jobs that are not safe to do without a professional
We all love a good challenge, a chance to save a bit of money, and the satisfaction of a job well done. However, some tasks are best left to the professionals. While tackling a wonky shelf might be a breeze, there are jobs where a DIY mishap can lead...

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 05:58:03 +0100
Hot weather is on the way but how do we keep the home cool?
After what feels like an endless period of rain - hot weather is finally on its way! However, many of our homes are not geared up for this yet, and temperatures can soon become uncomfortable inside.

Bridport News

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 00:00:00 +0100
L&F Catering Fish & Chip Van "completely destroyed" in crash
Richard Pidgeon, owner of the much loved L&F Catering Fish & Chip Van, was involved in a crash near Crooked Oak Hill, Melplash, on Saturday, June 15.

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 00:17:00 +0100
Dorset Nettle Eating Competition to return this weekend
Brave souls are set to come together on Saturday, June 22 for the annual World Nettle Eating Contest which will take place from 3pm at Dorset Nectar, Waytown

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 06:36:00 +0100
Student interviews Chris Packham for Little Green Change
Little Green Change has launched environmental magazine featuring interviews with Chris Packham Dr George McGavin and Laura Young.

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 05:00:00 +0100
Winterbourne Steepleton road closures for new water main
Roads in Winterbourne Steepleton will be closed for the installation of a new water main.

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 00:54:00 +0100
Allington Hillbillies Restoring Nature Now free event
Wildlife volunteer group Allington Hillbillies and kids art workshop providers Oops Wow Messy Art have teamed up to host the event Restoring Nature Now.

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 06:37:56 +0100
Tragic Royal Marine seemed to 'receive more thrashings'
A Royal Marine recruit who was later found dead on a railway line received more “thrashings” than anyone else and was shouted and sworn at by non-commissioned officers, an inquest heard.

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 06:21:50 +0100
Brain tumour research centre in Plymouth explores new option
Drugs developed to combat HIV and AIDS are being trialled for the first time in patients with multiple brain tumours.

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 06:06:37 +0100
The DIY jobs that are not safe to do without a professional
We all love a good challenge, a chance to save a bit of money, and the satisfaction of a job well done. However, some tasks are best left to the professionals. While tackling a wonky shelf might be a breeze, there are jobs where a DIY mishap can lead...

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 05:58:03 +0100
Hot weather is on the way but how do we keep the home cool?
After what feels like an endless period of rain - hot weather is finally on its way! However, many of our homes are not geared up for this yet, and temperatures can soon become uncomfortable inside.

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 05:50:47 +0100
Massive hike in searches for weight loss drugs in UK
Analysis of Google search data reveals that searches for ‘Ozempic' exploded 865% in the UK as of 14th May 2024, after new research by the European Congress of Obesity (ECO) found that taking semaglutide, the active ingredient in the weight loss inj...

Chard and Ilminster News

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 06:37:56 +0100
Tragic Royal Marine seemed to 'receive more thrashings'
A Royal Marine recruit who was later found dead on a railway line received more “thrashings” than anyone else and was shouted and sworn at by non-commissioned officers, an inquest heard.

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 06:21:50 +0100
Brain tumour research centre in Plymouth explores new option
Drugs developed to combat HIV and AIDS are being trialled for the first time in patients with multiple brain tumours.

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 06:06:37 +0100
The DIY jobs that are not safe to do without a professional
We all love a good challenge, a chance to save a bit of money, and the satisfaction of a job well done. However, some tasks are best left to the professionals. While tackling a wonky shelf might be a breeze, there are jobs where a DIY mishap can lead...

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 05:58:03 +0100
Hot weather is on the way but how do we keep the home cool?
After what feels like an endless period of rain - hot weather is finally on its way! However, many of our homes are not geared up for this yet, and temperatures can soon become uncomfortable inside.

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 05:50:47 +0100
Massive hike in searches for weight loss drugs in UK
Analysis of Google search data reveals that searches for ‘Ozempic' exploded 865% in the UK as of 14th May 2024, after new research by the European Congress of Obesity (ECO) found that taking semaglutide, the active ingredient in the weight loss inj...

Western Daily Press

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 08:51:17 +0000
M5 warning as Glastonbury 2024 means 'hours of delays' on major motorway
Significant travel disruptions are anticipated next week, including on the M5.

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 08:07:38 +0000
French Connection makes stylish debut at Clarks Village
And there are more on the way this summer

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 07:58:18 +0000
Romance fraudster conned Somerset woman out of over £150,000
“My life was broken in every sense."

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 07:44:17 +0000
Peter Andre sets strict house rules as son Junior goes public with older girlfriend
"I remember I had a girlfriend at 19 and I wasn't allowed to bring her home, not even for dinner"

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 07:16:43 +0000
Crash closed A-road near Bath
The road was completely closed this morning following a crash

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