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Warning to illegal elver fisherman in Somerset

Warning to illegal elver fisherman in Somerset

Chance to learn life-saving skills at First Aid day

Chance to learn life-saving skills at First Aid day

Esteemed scientist to give free climate talk in Bridgwater

Esteemed scientist to give free climate talk in Bridgwater

TRAFFIC: M5 Southbound queues as crates fall off lorry

TRAFFIC: M5 Southbound queues as crates fall off lorry

Brent Knoll business and Bridgwater man win awards at Disability Confident event

Brent Knoll business and Bridgwater man win awards at Disability Confident event

Do you recognise this man? Police appeal after Bridgwater man has ear bitten off

Do you recognise this man? Police appeal after Bridgwater man has ear bitten off

32-year-old has ear bitten off in Bridgwater: Do you know this man?

32-year-old has ear bitten off in Bridgwater: Do you know this man?

Where's it to? Can you spot where this tree and clock tower are?

Where's it to? Can you spot where this tree and clock tower are?

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Victory for Bridgwater postal workers as dismissed postman with MS is reinstated after strike

Victory for Bridgwater postal workers as dismissed postman with MS is reinstated after strike

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Kilve's 400-year-old pub set to close

Kilve's 400-year-old pub set to close

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LETTER: speeding drivers pose problem on Westonzoyland Road near St John & St Francis Church School in Bridgwater

LETTER: speeding drivers pose problem on Westonzoyland Road near St John & St Francis Church School in Bridgwater

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DO YOU KNOW HIM? Police launch manhunt after spate of thefts

DO YOU KNOW HIM? Police launch manhunt after spate of thefts

Missing teenager spotted in Bridgwater: Have you seen him?

Missing teenager spotted in Bridgwater: Have you seen him?

READER'S PHOTO: a deer snapped on the Quantocks by Andy Linthorne

READER'S PHOTO: a deer snapped on the Quantocks by Andy Linthorne

Cannington Pre-school enjoy visit from the brickwork team at Bridgwater College

Cannington Pre-school enjoy visit from the brickwork team at Bridgwater College

Baby otter rescued in Storm Imogen is cared for at Secret World

Baby otter rescued in Storm Imogen is cared for at Secret World

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CRICKET: Somerset named as host venue for 2017 ICC Women’s World Cup

CRICKET: Somerset named as host venue for 2017 ICC Women’s World Cup

GOLF: Hilleard is hot at Saltford as David Dixon takes second

GOLF: Hilleard is hot at Saltford as David Dixon takes second

CRICKET: Somerset to reintroduce under-19 age group after ten-year absence

CRICKET: Somerset to reintroduce under-19 age group after ten-year absence

FOOTBALL: Robins to focus on football after turbulent week behind the scenes

FOOTBALL: Robins to focus on football after turbulent week behind the scenes

CRICKET: Ed stars as England regain the Blind Ashes

CRICKET: Ed stars as England regain the Blind Ashes

NETBALL: Bridgwater under-14s jumping for joy after perfect tournament record

NETBALL: Bridgwater under-14s jumping for joy after perfect tournament record

RUGBY: 'We were robbed' - Albion boss laments late decisions in home defeat to Weston

RUGBY: 'We were robbed' - Albion boss laments late decisions in home defeat to Weston

RUGBY: Spirited Pethy hold firm to secure vital league win

RUGBY: Spirited Pethy hold firm to secure vital league win

FOOTBALL: Shire show their credentials to thump Town Reserves

FOOTBALL: Shire show their credentials to thump Town Reserves

CRICKET: Chris Gayle going for NatWest T20 Blast gold with Somerset

CRICKET: Chris Gayle going for NatWest T20 Blast gold with Somerset

GOLF: Somerset tour star David Dixon edged out by Ashley Mansell at Minehead

GOLF: Somerset tour star David Dixon edged out by Ashley Mansell at Minehead

CRICKET: Chris Gayle returning to Somerset for NatWest T20 Blast

CRICKET: Chris Gayle returning to Somerset for NatWest T20 Blast

CRICKET: Somerset all-rounder Craig Meschede makes Glamorgan switch permanent

CRICKET: Somerset all-rounder Craig Meschede makes Glamorgan switch permanent

FOOTBALL: 'We want to see players progressing into the first team, that's how we'll judge success', says reserve team boss Dan Wright

FOOTBALL: 'We want to see players progressing into the first team, that's how we'll judge success', says reserve team boss Dan Wright

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UK News

Modest oil price changes expected to push inflation upwards

Modest oil price changes expected to push inflation upwards

Chains 'should have to display calorie content of food and drink'

Chains 'should have to display calorie content of food and drink'

Man arrested over murder of Birmingham businessman Akhtar Javeed

Man arrested over murder of Birmingham businessman Akhtar Javeed

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