Good Samaritan helps Yeovil couple trapped in floods
An Axminster man who turned Good Samaritan and risked his life to save an elderly Yeovil couple after they were trapped in their car in floods has been awarded one of the country's top bravery honours by Royal approval.
Dairy sheep farmer wins in NSA prize giveaway
Thomas Garland and girlfriend Helen receive their new 3in1 Feeder from Bryan Griffiths, NSA South West Region Chairman and Charlotte Underwood, NSA Recruitment Officer With most of its members running sheep for meat production, it made a nice change from the norm when the National Sheep Association gave away a top prize to a member running a sheep ... (more)
Historic Ilminster shop R.A Dyer set to close
R.A. Dyer in Silver Street, a traditional drapers shop, has been in business since 1870 but its owner announced its closure this week.
Poilce appeal: Porsche Boxster stolen in Ilchester burglary
The burglary happened at a car dealership on Northover between Saturday July 5 and Monday July 7, 2014.
Chard & Ilminster News: Villagers in Drayton plan to buy shares to keep their local pub open
SOMERSET is one of the top hotspots in the country for people taking ownership of key local assets, according to figures from Co-operatives UK.
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Gary Stringer of Reef opens bibic HQ in Langport
MUSICIAN Gary Stringer was the star turn at the official opening of children's charity bibic's headquarters in Somerton Road on Friday.