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Bridgwater Area News

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

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

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

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

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

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

Brave Bridgwater girl to cycle for Cystic Fibrosis

Brave Bridgwater girl to cycle for Cystic Fibrosis

Do you know these men? Police want to speak to them after man assaulted in Bridgwater

Do you know these people? Police want to speak to them after man assaulted in Bridgwater

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North Petherton Rrugby and football club has family touch

North Petherton Rugby and Football club has family touch

Blooming beautiful North Petherton flower show: PICTURES + RESULTS

Blooming beautiful North Petherton flower show: PICTURES + RESULTS

SUNNY SPELLS: Bridgwater may have showers later

Bridgwater weather: looking cool and breezy... but what about the weekend?

LONG DELAYS: The A38 in North Petherton this morning

Bridgwater traffic update: long queues in North Petherton on the A38

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Party in the park to raise cash for North Petherton play area

Party in the park to raise cash for North Petherton play area

New shop grants in Bridgwater

New shop grants in Bridgwater

Travellers in Taunton

Travellers back in Taunton

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What happened in Bridgwater in years gone by...

What happened in Bridgwater in years gone by...

Somerset man in ITV's BBQ Champ final

Somerset man in ITV's BBQ Champ final

Arctic Star hero honoured

WWII sailor from Bridgwater honoured by Russian government

Walled Gardens of Cannington to open for National Garden Scheme

Walled Gardens of Cannington to open for National Garden Scheme

Bridgwater Carnival photographer to continue his 31 year stint

Bridgwater Carnival photographer to continue his 31 year stint

Bridgwater area pupils celebrate GCSE success

Bridgwater area pupils celebrate GCSE success

LOSSES: Cricketer farm has announced it will cease cheesemaking in early 2016

"Challenging times" force Cricketer Farm at Nether Stowey to cease cheesemaking in early 2016

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Microchip your dog for free in Bridgwater

Microchip your dog for free in Bridgwater

JAMMED: The traffic on the A38 yesterday

Tempers fray as A38 roadworks continue to cause misery

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World's largest sock monkey

How big? Bridgwater mum makes world's largest sock monkey

Eastover lady bowlers support hospice at charity day

Eastover lady bowlers support hospice at charity day

Credit- Dave Eyre

Dismaland- still no tickets but 'NOT a hoax'

Bridgwater singer's stardom

Bridgwater singer's stardom

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Arson suspected as car burns outside Bridgwater store

Arson suspected as car burns outside Bridgwater store

Bridgwater's Italia Conti student hopes to inspire others

Slow traffic after lorry breaksdown in Bridgwater

Slow traffic after lorry breaksdown in Bridgwater

Branch celebrates its 90th birthday

Branch celebrates its 90th birthday

New counselling service opens in Bridgwater

New counselling service opens in Bridgwater

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Ahoy there for pirate fun down in the forest

Ahoy there for pirate fun down in the forest

Burrowbridge School to be converted to houses

Burrowbridge School to be converted to houses

Trapped person cut free after A39 collision

Trapped person cut free after A39 collision

Take a look back at what was happening in Bridgwater in years gone by...

Take a look back at what was happening in Bridgwater in years gone by...

Cops on the move as mobile beat surgery heads to north east Sedgemoor

Cops on the move as mobile beat surgery heads to north east Sedgemoor

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Grant helps to pay for new roof at St Michael's church hall

Grant helps to pay for new roof at St Michael's church hall

EDF Energy staff are certainly an energetic bunch

EDF Energy staff are certainly an energetic bunch

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Charity day teas off

Charity day teas off

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Child taken to hospital after Lympsham house blaze

Child taken to hospital after Lympsham house blaze

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Thief stole for drugs

Thief stole for drugs

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