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T20 Blast: Somerset beat Middlesex and Derbyshire pick up first victory

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 20:39
Somerset win at Middlesex while Derbyshire pick up their first victory of this season's T20 Blast against Northamptonshire.
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Somerset County Council Tories quit over budget crisis

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 18:37
Two members of the audit committee have resigned and expressed concerns over decision-making.
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Hannah Moore: British Para-triathlete wins European gold two years and one day after leg amputation

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 13:22
British Para-triathlete Hannah Moore says it felt "special" to win European gold just a day after the second anniversary of her leg amputation.
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Lewis Gregory: Somerset all-rounder signs new three-year contract

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 11:17
Somerset all-rounder Lewis Gregory signs a new three-year contract with the Division One county.
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Murder charge over Yeovil flats stab death

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 17:53
Kristian William Bailey, 27, of Yeovil, will appear before the town's magistrates on Thursday.
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Thai cave rescue: Somerset caves prepared divers

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 17:00
Connor Roe and Chris Jewell said caves in Somerset gave them the ability to help in Thailand.
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Crane numbers 'could rise by 50%' in next 50 years

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 00:06
There could be 275 breeding pairs of cranes in the UK within 50 years, research shows.
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Man found stabbed to death in Yeovil flats named

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 15:43
Three men arrested on suspicion of murdering 33-year-old Joseph Jennings remain in police custody.
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Azhar Ali: Somerset sign Pakistan opener as Matt Renshaw replacement

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 13:03
Somerset sign Pakistan opener Azhar Ali for the rest of the County Championship season to replace the injured Matt Renshaw.
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Family rescued from mudflats on Somerset beach

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 11:44
Four adults and a child were struggling in mud at Weston-super-Mare as the tide was about to turn.
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South Gloucestershire homes without water after main bursts

Sun, 07/15/2018 - 15:44
Bristol Water says it is dealing with a number of burst mains due to the recent spell of dry, hot weather
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Murder arrests after man died in Yeovil stabbing

Sun, 07/15/2018 - 15:08
A man died after he was found with stab wounds in the stairwell of a block of flats in Yeovil.
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High tides leaves family stranded on rocks at Brean Down

Sun, 07/15/2018 - 14:23
The family of four and their dog were cut off due to the high tides at Brean Down prompting a lifeboat rescue.
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World Cup Final blamed Sunday rail disruption

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 13:53
Passengers in parts of the country are warned to expect disruption as staff elect to stay off work on Sunday.
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Dog poo in Clevedon's Marine Lake causes ear infections

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 11:55
Clevedon Marine Lake is being drained after high levels of bacteria were found.
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Man charged with punching horse after World Cup defeat

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 14:03
Scott Spurling is also charged with assaulting a police officer after England's World Cup defeat.
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Sessi D'Almeida: Yeovil sign former Blackpool midfielder

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 13:10
League Two side Yeovil Town sign Benin international midfielder Sessi D'Almeida after his release from Blackpool.
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Extra security patrols in Martock 'have made a difference'

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 13:03
A parish council in Somerset is paying a private security firm to tackle anti-social behaviour.
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Thai cave rescue: Rick Stanton says he is 'not a hero'

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 09:05
British divers who helped rescue 12 boys and their football coach from a Thai cave return to the UK.
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Man punches horse after World Cup defeat in Weston-super-Mare

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 16:43
Police condemned the attack on Quantock the horse as "totally unacceptable".
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