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Police warn of flooding in Somerset

Police in Somerset are warning drivers to take extra care due to flooding on roads around the region. They say they've had reports of flooding at the A39 around Cannington, Netherstowey and Keenthorne and the A38 at Rumwell and Hockholler.

Water is running off the fields and flooding the roads. They've also had reports of flooding on roads in Churchinford, Timberscombe, Netherclay and Bishops Hull, Burrough Road in Wellington and Honiton Road in Trull.

Somerset school unhappy two courses will not be included in league tables

Students and staff at a Somerset school are angry that two of its courses will not count towards school league tables.

Brymore, a state boarding school in Cannington, includes agricuture and horticulture on its curriculum. But the Department for Education says exams in such subjects cannot be included when league tables are compiled.

David Woodland has the story:

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