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WEATHER: No rain for a week? Somerset set for dry spell

WEATHER: No rain for a week? Somerset set for dry spell

GARETH MORGAN: He is the new man at the top

Bridgwater Police News: All change at the top as third police chief in a year appointed

NORTH PETHERTON: Long delays on the A38 with three-way lights

Bridgwater Traffic Update: expect delays today as the school run gets under way

Bridgwater student wins £500 prize

Bridgwater student wins £500 prize

Cool and bright: Bridgwater should stay mainly dry today

Bridgwater's weather today: dry and cool at first with the odd shower - but what about the weekend?

CYCLE TREK: The custom-designed van used by the team

Intrepid cycling team to pass through Bridgwater on hospital fundraising trek

SHOPPING TRIP: Cllr Brian Smedley in Bridgwater

How can Bridgwater's shopping streets be improved?

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MAKING THE LINK: The brownfield site is currently a road to nowhere

Jobs and retail promise for Bridgwater in Leggar proposal

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Somerset farm scoops prestigious award

Somerset farm scoops prestigious award

Could this man replace disgraced Nick Gargan as Avon and Somerset's police chief?

Could this man replace disgraced Nick Gargan as Avon and Somerset's police chief?

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PICK OF THE CROP: Visitor Peter Gaymar checks out the giant onions

This year's Bridwater Flower Show: 'A real community event.'

DISMALAND: The curious attraction in Somerset has made world headlines. Pic: CNN.com

Dare to be dismal at Dismaland says Rebecca Heyes

Bridgwater business running for Elliot's Touch

Bridgwater business running for Elliot's Touch

Giant of the seas! Blue whale spotted off SW coast

Giant of the seas! Blue Whale spotted off SW coast

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Can you help a Bridgwater boy achieve his go-karting dream?

Can you help a Bridgwater boy achieve his go-karting dream?

Bright but chilly day across Bridgwater with showers this evening

Bright but chilly day across Bridgwater with showers this evening

Mary Berry.

'How do I organise a mouse race?' - bizarre requests made to Somerset County Council

Milk protests block Bridgwater depot

Milk protests block Bridgwater depot

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DISMALAND- More tickets to go on sale

DISMALAND- More tickets to go on sale

"Officers came to my rescue"- Bridgwater woman hails police her heroes

"Officers came to my rescue"- Bridgwater woman hails police her heroes

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Russell Brand spotted at Somerset show

Russell Brand spotted at Somerset show

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Sedgemoor District Council car parks ‘phone and pay' is success

Sedgemoor District Council car parks ‘phone and pay' is success

Somerset County Council reveal strange phone calls received by call centre staff

Somerset County Council reveal strange phone calls received by call centre staff

Avoid getting a speeding ticket - mobile cameras out in Sedgemoor

Avoid getting a speeding ticket - mobile cameras out in Sedgemoor

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Did you witness the rollercoaster rescue at Brean Leisure Park?

Did you witness the rollercoaster rescue at Brean Leisure Park?

East Brent Harvest: diners tuck in

East Brent celebrates Harvest Home as 400 sit down to dinner

Bridgwater Half Marathon race team going the new distance

Bridgwater Half Marathon race team going the new distance

Drama as girl trapped in Brean rollercoaster

Drama as girl trapped in Brean rollercoaster

Westonzoyland Pumping Station: Stan Agar from SW009 Modellers looks on

Steaming success at Westonzoyland Pumping Station

ACTION: check out the work of the fire and rescue service

Open day at fire centre near Exeter

VJ MEMORY: The women of Cannington marked the event

Cannington remembers VJ Day

Donna (left) and Alison (right)

Puriton knitwear designer releases brand new book

MOON SHOT: Staff at Morrisons in Bridgwater raised cash for the Sue Ryder charity

All the way to the moon from Bridgwater

Help will continue say Citizens Advice Bureau

County Hall, Taunton.

VIDEO: Could you balance the books after taking a £30million hit? Somerset County Council roadshows

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Reunion lunch planned for volunteers and staff of the West Somerset Railway who helped reopen the line

Reunion lunch planned for volunteers and staff of the West Somerset Railway who helped reopen the line

Bank holiday rain across Somerset

Bank holiday rain across Somerset

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Motorcyclist trapped under lorry in A39 collision near Kilve

Motorcyclist trapped under lorry in A39 collision near Kilve

North Petherton Flower Show: RESULTS HERE

North Petherton Flower Show: RESULTS HERE

'Don't be put off by China's economic problems' advises Somerset business boss

'Don't be put off by China's economic problems' advises Somerset business boss

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Bridgwater Mercury Around The World

Bridgwater Mercury Around The World

Brave the Shave raises vital funds

Brave the Shave raises vital funds

n Natasha, Betsy and Lucy Bond with Holly, Ruaridh and Amanda Wilkins at the Creepy Crawlies event at Fyne Court, Broomfield

Creepy crawlies bring families to Fyne Court

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THE beautiful Walled Gardens of Cannington will be specially open to the public for two days as part of the National Garden Scheme. Visitors can explore over 20 areas with classic and contemporary features, including the tea room, plant sales and botanica

Walled Gardens of Cannington to open for two day event

Banksy's Dismaland- What happened when we went along...

Banksy's Dismaland- What happened when we went along...

Fantastic range of events to entertain the family at Wembdon Village Day

Fantastic range of events to entertain the family at Wembdon Village Day

'Don't get caught out by advertising phone scam' warns Devon & Somerset Fire & Rescue Service

'Don't get caught out by advertising phone scam' warns Devon & Somerset Fire & Rescue Service

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STRIKES: First Great Western staff are due to walk out at midnight tonight

STRIKES: First Great Western staff to walk out after talks break down

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SUNSHINE: The Met Office is predicting good weather for the whole of Somerset

WEATHER: Sunshine to have its stay in Somerset

'Shock' as 70 jobs to go at Nether Stowey cheese manufacturer

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