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Bridgwater Area News

FLOOD: A proposed barrage could help prevent a repeat of the 2014 damage according to Ian Liddell-Grainger

Somerset flood barrage 'vital' says MP

Bridgwater teenager arrested after drugs warrant at a home

Bridgwater teenager arrested after drugs warrant at a home

Browne's Pond footpath to close for longawaited improvements

Browne's Pond footpath to close for longawaited improvements

SMILING: Maddison and Rob Winters

Fun in the sun at Bridgwater Salvation Army party

Berrow woman's head shave for Beat charity

Berrow woman's head shave for Beat charity

Cannington looks 'blooming' lovely as judges arrive

Cannington looks 'blooming' lovely as judges arrive

Plan to revive fair after 102 years

Plan to revive fair after 102 years

Taunton Magistrates' Courts

Destructive woman ordered to pay over £2,000 by Taunton magistrates - court results

History weekend to celebrate 500 years of life in Westonzoyland

History weekend to celebrate 500 years of life in Westonzoyland

Tale of Bridgwater man's WWI experiences brought to life

Tale of Bridgwater man's WWI experiences brought to life

THE closure and diversion route. Photo: Crown Copyright

Essential resurfacing in the Huntworth area means road closure during 8am-5pm

Teddy bears enjoy picnic at Walled gardens of Cannington: PICTURES

Teddy bears enjoy picnic at Walled gardens of Cannington: PICTURES

North Petherton nursery celebrates 'outstanding' Ofsted

North Petherton nursery celebrates 'outstanding' Ofsted

ENJOY A CUPPA: Residents Alan Criddle and Michael Stokes enjoying time in the tea room with manager, Julie Bohot

Bridgwater nursing home toasts new tea room

Popular North Petherton to Bridgwater walking path on track to reopen

Popular North Petherton to Bridgwater walking path on track to reopen

There were rumours that Bridgwater College planned to take over the Taunton-based Somerset College

Bridgwater College take over plan rumour quashed

Bridgwater court round-up: Assault, theft, and drunk and disorderly among cases

Bridgwater court round-up: Assault, theft, and drunk and disorderly among cases

Bid to demolish Bridgwater's Hope Inn is rejected

Bid to demolish Bridgwater's Hope Inn is rejected

Blooming brilliant North Newton Fete: PICTURES

Blooming brilliant North Newton Fete: PICTURES

Horse rescued from water filled ditch near Bridgwater

Horse rescued from water filled ditch near Bridgwater

•	Devon and Somerset Trading Standards team with Pheobe the dog

Bridgwater man convicted after being found with over 62,000 illegal cigarettes in his Bridgwater and Taunton shops

Slow down! Mobile speed camera locations in and around Bridgwater this week

Slow down! Mobile speed camera locations in and around Bridgwater this week

'Expect travel inconvenience' during walk/cycle route work in North Petherton

'Expect travel inconvenience' during walk/cycle route work in North Petherton

Michael Portillo, right, with Steve Minnitt, of the Museum of Somerset

Michael Portillo films in Chedzoy for BBC's Great British Railway Journeys

Four women steal handbag

Four women steal handbag

Stop abuse in the home

Stop abuse in the home

£35,000 awarded by Police and Crime Commissioners

£35,000 awarded by Police and Crime Commissioners

Attacker handed court order

Attacker handed court order

Police surgeon abuse inquiry

Police surgeon abuse inquiry

Deliberate car fire in Middlezoy

Deliberate car fire in Middlezoy

Tractor fire on A38 near East Brent

Tractor fire on A38 near East Brent

Burnt out car discovered in Huntworth- but whose is it?

Burnt out car discovered in Huntworth- but whose is it?

Thief and violent Bridgwater woman sent down for breaching suspended prison sentence - court latest

Thief and violent Bridgwater woman sent down for breaching suspended prison sentence - court latest

Free safety road event for senior drivers

Free road safety event for senior drivers

Ofsted success for Hamp Nursery and Infant School

Ofsted success for Hamp Nursery and Infant School

Archive photo

Bridgwater man planned to sell hundreds of pack of illegal cigarettes - court news

New music hits the high notes

New music hits the high notes

Have a wild time with eight stone Eric

Have a wild time with eight stone Eric

Tin collection success for Bridgwater man

Tin collection success for Bridgwater man

Pedal power out in full force as staff teams clinch cycle awards

Pedal power out in full force as staff teams clinch cycle awards

Theft, assault, flytipping and harassment: Who has been in court from the Bridgwater area?

Theft, assault, flytipping and harassment: Who has been in court from the Bridgwater area?

Horse stuck in ditch in Pawlett rescued by fire crews

Horse stuck in ditch in Pawlett rescued by fire crews

MOTORSPORT: Impressive debut for Bridgwater teenager TJ Toms at Brands Hatch

MOTORSPORT: Impressive debut for Bridgwater teenager TJ Toms at Brands Hatch

Slow down! Mobile speed camera locations in and around Bridgwater this week

Slow down! Mobile speed camera locations in and around Bridgwater this week

Music centre dedicated to a Haygrove School teacher opens: PICTURES

Music centre dedicated to a Haygrove School teacher opens: PICTURES

Jailing of Bridgwater man for notorious 1989 'body in carpet' murder could be 'unsafe'

Jailing of Bridgwater man for notorious 1989 'body in carpet' murder could be 'unsafe'

Bridgwater Carnival awarded a grant for over £30,000 from Arts Council England

Bridgwater Carnival awarded a grant for over £30,000 from Arts Council England

SOMERSET County Council leader John Osman, cllr Jo Roundell Greene, cllr Derrick Yeomans and cllr David Hall.

Beer Wall reopens after completion of flood prevention works

Catnapped cat still missing

Catnapped cat still missing

Sheep pulled from river at Burnham

Sheep pulled from river at Burnham

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