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Somerset

Ponies on Brean Down help to create one of the area's most romantic landscapes

Burnham and Highbridge's favourite romantic haunts - we'd like your suggestions ahead of St Valentine's Day

WELCOME: Ven John Reed, Rev Paul Kingdom, Right Rev Ruth Worsley and Rev Andrew Thomas Rector of the Dulverton Benefice

Dulverton welcomes new associate vicar

HEAVY RAIN: Drivers are urged to take care on the roads (stock photo)

Amber weather warning as rain affects travel in West Somerset

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Nanuq the polar bear was 'hugtastic' says Burnham's town centre manager

PAINTING: 'Oyster Dredgers at Porlock Weir' by Charles Napier Hemy

Porlock oyster painting to inspire Somerset's kids

TRAFFIC: Washford Cross crash

TRAFFIC: Washford Cross crash

You think green Southern National buses no longer run in Somerset? Watch this space

You think green Southern National buses no longer run in Somerset? Watch this space

The bishop of Taunton prepares to be generous for 40 days of Lent

The bishop of Taunton prepares to be generous for 40 days of Lent

ALL SMILES: Kyra Moules

Tears of Joy for Bridgwater College English students

GAMES: the children

Old Cleeve First School enjoy day out at Dunster Castle

STATION APPROACH: Highbridge and Burnham were linked by rail along the present day Marine Drive

Reminding the towns of Burnham and Highbridge of the days of steam with a new street name

Nest boxes built at Milverton Conservation Volunteers event

Nest boxes built at Milverton Conservation Volunteers event

'YOU'RE PLAYING RUSSIAN ROULETTE WITH YOUR LIFE': Police issue stark warning over legal highs

'YOU'RE PLAYING RUSSIAN ROULETTE WITH YOUR LIFE': Police issue stark warning over legal highs

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Do you know her? Police release CCTV image in hunt for Chard grocery store thief

Do you know her? Police release CCTV image in hunt for Chard grocery store thief

Taunton Crown Court

Woman given community order after stealing bag which contained thousands of pounds worth of cash and electrical goods

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GREAT WALK: Wimbleball Lake

Book fast for Great Somerset Walk around Wimbleball

Nick Hale

Boom town Bridgwater now competes with Taunton on house prices - but you can still buy a house for under £100,000

SHOPS: the idea is to change the High Street into a single level surface

Plans for new look High Street in Burnham hit by critics at council meeting

223 nominations received for Somerset Care Awards

223 nominations received for Somerset Care Awards

Scott McCafferty

Police find body in river search for missing Taunton man

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It is official: Bridgwater Carnival is pure gold

It is official: Bridgwater Carnival is pure gold

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Avon and Somerset Police continues its fight against FGM

Avon and Somerset Police continues its fight against FGM

NSPCC chief to be bowled over by Somerset County Cricket Club

NSPCC chief to be bowled over by Somerset County Cricket Club

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Bridge over railway at Huntworth (55028639)

Where's it to? The bridge that could have you wondering

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Carnival cash for Porlock Library reading challenge

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A38 partially blocked after crash near junction 24 in Bridgwater

A38 partially blocked after crash near junction 24 in Bridgwater

Sedgemoor District Council offices

Highbridge man fined for playing loud music and has equipment removed by Sedgemoor

Wild weather warning as rain and howling winds forecast for Somerset

Wild weather warning as rain and howling winds forecast for Somerset

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Where should houses be built in your village? Bishops Lydeard to hold referendum

Where should houses be built in your village? Bishops Lydeard to hold referendum

BIRTHDAY: Hinkley B turns 40 today (Friday)

Jobs boost as Hinkley B celebrates 40th birthday

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Highbridge noisy neighbour prosecuted

Highbridge noisy neighbour prosecuted

Body that aims to cut South West smoking rates set to fold in June due to lack of funding

Body that aims to cut South West smoking rates set to fold in June due to lack of funding

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Blake Museum in Bridgwater

LETTER: appeal for information about Gerald Cuzner and Angus Dunn, Bridgwater Museum curators of the past

Galaxy fund donates £300 to RSPCA West Hatch - for the animals, staff and volunteers

Galaxy fund donates £300 to RSPCA West Hatch - for the animals, staff and volunteers

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Puriton man arrested for driving under the influence of drugs in Pawlett

Puriton man arrested for driving under the influence of drugs in Pawlett

Man jailed for stabbing three strangers in Yeovil

Man jailed for 'cowardly, violent and unprovoked' attacks after stabbing three strangers in Somerset

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Cllr Louise Parkin said motor home owners left their rubbish on the Esplanade

Anger over motor home owners who dump their 'effluence' on the Burnham Explanade

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COLOURFUL: The committed fundraisers from Yarlington Housing Group finish the colour run

Yarlington Housing Group raise more than £6,000 for St Margaret's Hospice

Hinkley Point B celebrates 40th birthday today

Hinkley Point B celebrates 40th birthday today

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BOOST: More than £3m available in rural funding

More than £3m of new rural grants available

EXERCISE: People are doing more sport than ever in West Somerset

West Somerset's winning formula for sport

Sue Ryder shop assistant manager Julie Weisner and van driver Wendy Harris

"Disgusting" thieves cause hundreds of pounds of damage to charity shops

The scene of the crash on the A39 Quantock Road

UPDATE: 64-year-old woman killed and one other injured in three-car crash

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WARNING: People are being warned of localised flooding amid heavy rainfall on

Weather warning issued for Somerset as forecasters predict heavy rain and 50mph winds

Rachel Sorensen with her children

Taunton mum's holiday of a lifetime 'disaster' after baby daughter is burned on flight

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The half built site is on Wembdon Common at Bridgwater

Mystery surrounds the collapse of the Wembdon village hall building project after construction company stops work

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Sedgemoor said one option was to charge people to park at Apex park

Plans to charge motor bikes, disabled drivers and Apex Park visitors to park discussed in Burnham and Highbridge

TEAM: Haygrove

Haygrove School students take part in the Bridgwater Rotary Club Youth Speaks competition

DISCOUNT: Tourism training in West Somerset

Book now for top-notch tourism training

BOAT MUSEUM: Work got underway this week

Watchet Boat Museum refurbishment gets underway

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