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  1. Avoid getting a speeding ticket - mobile cameras out in South SomersetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 |

    JUST in case you were tempted to put your foot down, Avon and Somerset Police are warning they will be out with mobile speed enforcement cameras at the following locations in Sedgemoor. *A30 Henstridge .


  2. Mum-to-be assaulted during "shocking" incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 |

    A MAN who pulled his pregnant partner out of her car during a "shocking" incident in Chard has appeared before a domestic violence court. Robert Courtney Hunt became angry after the victim booked the vehicle in at a garage to be repaired and demanded she handed over the keys.


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    Jun 24, 2015 | This Is Somerset

    Villagers have told of their sorrow after a woman died as fire swept through the Dower House of an historic manor. The woman, who was in her 60s has not been formally identified following the blaze at Long Sutton, near Langport.


  4. 9 top polo players to spot in central London this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Horse and Hound

    The line-up for this year's Polo in the Park has some of the sport's biggest names in action at Hurlingham Park in central London. And for the first time since 1939, an international match will be taking place at Hurlingham Park, with England taking on a South American team on the opening day .


  5. The history behind the Royal Bath and West ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | This Is Somerset

    From top, Pete Sherborne has been stewarding at the Royal Bath and West Show for 50 years; thatchers Richard Wright, 67, with son Andrew Wright, 40; thatcher Harold Wright with Wendy Stirk, from Bristol, at the show in 1974; Harold with a young visitor in 1975 Richard Wright, aged 67, with son Andrew Wright, aged 40. Thatchers R and J Wright have demonstrated their skill at the Royal Bath and West Show at its Shepton Mallet site for 50 years The Royal Bath and West Show has had a home at the showground for 50 years crowds at the event in that first year, 1965, are pictured above; below, from left, people enjoying the Avenue in 1965; watching morris men in the same year; the Queen and Prince Philip visiting the event in 1966 The Sixties were in full swing, a row was about to erupt over the award of MBEs to mere pop singers , Ronnie Biggs was planning his escape from prison and the Royal ... (more)


  6. UK general election liveblog #6Read the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Daily Kos

    Today, the United Kingdom goes to the polls to elect a new Parliament. Polls closed at 5 PM ET, but different seats will report at different times.


  7. Firefighters from Taunton, Bridgwater and Burnham called to blaze at...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 |

    Firefighters from Taunton , Bridgwater and Burnham have been drafted in ascrews from across Somerset battle a blaze at a row of thatched cottages. The aerial ladder platform from Taunton and the the incident command unit from Wiveliscombe , has joined crews from Somerton, Street, Castle Cary, Glastonbury, Wincanton, and the water carrier from Yeovil, to a row of thatched cottages, two of which were involved in fire.