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Friday | Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News
THE crowd watch Farra on the main stage on Friday evening. INSET: Buster Bloodvessel.
The majority of women working part-time earn less than the living wage in over 50 local authority areas across Britain, according to research published today by the Trades Union Congress .
WEST Somerset Coroner Michael Rose last week said he holds inquests into the deaths of about 15 people a year who came in contact with asbestos in the Bridgwater area decades ago and developed the industrial disease mesothelioma.
RESIDENTS and visitors in Watchet can now feel even safer thanks to a new CCTV system that has been installed in the town.
WEST Somerset MP Ian Liddell-Grainger, Louise Watkins of the Beach Hotel, West Somerset Railway general manager Paul Conibeare, Coastal Communities Minister Penny Mordaunt and Somerset YMCA Coast chief Martin Hodgson.
The latest figures showed just over half 51.7 per cent of 50 to 64 year-olds in Barrow are working, according to new information collated by the Department for Work and Pensions.
THERE is one month left to enter a photography competition to show off the best lakes in the South West.
Girls took part in a variety of different Christmas themed activities including a snowflake scratch art, bag decoration, outdoor singing and a treasure hunt to celebrate the occasion.
The hotel, which is run by the Somerset Coast YMCA and opened its doors earlier this year, was awarded A 332,000 from the Coastal Community Fund.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 04:13 am
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