Tuesday Apr 1
This is The West Country
Column: After the floods, it's still a challenge
SO it is all back to normal, then! The sun is shining and the water has gone, so everything must be fine out on the Somerset Levels.
Rye and Battle Observer
Former Bishop of Lewes charged with sex offences relating to young boy
FORMER Bishop of Lewes Peter Ball is to appear in court facing three charges of indecent assault and misconduct whilst in public office.
Twin brother of former Bishop of Truro charged with sex offences
The Right Reverend Peter Ball, 82-year-old twin brother of a former Bishop of Truro, has been charged with misconduct in public office and indecent assault.
Dredging Begins On The River Parrett In Somerset
Dredging of one of the major rivers in the Somerset Moors and Levels will begin today , the Environment Agency announced Initial work on a 200-metre stretch of the River Parrett gets underway ahead of dredging of an eight kilometre stretch of river near where the Tone and Parrett meet at Burrowbridge.
RACHEL Churches was nominated for being - a great ambassador for the farming industry'.
The 18-year-old from Godney, near Wells, won the trainee dairy student award while working on a farm near Langport, then she went on to win the overall 'It's all about dairy' award which was presented at the Dairy Show at the Bath and West Show ground.
Bishop Peter Ball charged with sex offences
Bishop Peter Ball, the former Bishop of Lewes, is to be prosecuted for sexual offences against a young boy and a man.