Hundreds of carnival members are putting the last minute touches to their carts ahead of the annual Bridgwater Carnival tomorrow night.Read the full story ›
Police are trying to trace a 19-year-old who has gone missing from Bridgwater.
Soraia Lourenco has not been seen since August 15 and officers say they are growing increasingly concerned for her welfare.
They say enquiries suggest the teen - described as vulnerable - may be in the Nottingham area.
Soraia is 5ft 5ins, of slight build, with black hair and brown eyes.
She was last seen wearing patterned leggings, white trainers, a grey hooded top and a baseball cap.
If you see Soraia please call 999 and give the call handler the reference number 5216189418.
If you have information about where she may be, please call 101 and give the call handler the same number.
A collision on the M5 near Bridgwater has closed the motorway Southbound.Read the full story ›
Changes have been made to a new £2.9 million roundabout in Somerset that residents say is a menace.Read the full story ›
French energy company EDF has repeated its support for the new nuclear power station at Hinkley, even though a final investment decision for the £18 billion plant is still to be made.
French unions had expressed their concerns over the impact of the project.
EDF relies on sensitivity studies already communicated to staff representatives and considers this vote does not change the fundamentals of the project, nor the desire of players to engage in it.
The director of Greenpeace comments that, in the wake of Brexit, it would be foolish to pursue the deal. He says the Government should be thinking in terms of renewable energy as a Plan B.
In the UK, Brexit is throwing up endless questions that no one knows the answers to over the future of the European energy market. It would be idiocy of the highest magnitude for the UK government in its current incarnation to sign this disastrous deal.
In our third report. We're speaking to students studying politics, which way do they think the vote will swing in June?Read the full story ›
Two cats have died in Bridgwater after being poisoned with a chemical used in antifreeze in what the RSPCA say is a particularly sad case.Read the full story ›
The RSPCA says it's treating a number of cat poisonings in Bridgwater as suspicious. One woman lost four pets within months of each otherRead the full story ›
The centre of Bridgwater came to a halt today as hundreds of mourners paid their respects to a man some called the King of the The Gypsies.Read the full story ›
Police are asking for help in finding a missing vulnerable man thought to be in the Taunton or Bridgwater areas. 41 year old Christopher Michelle went missing from Musgrove park Hospital at about 9am this morning. Police say he may appear confused.
He is described as a white man, about 5ft 9ins tall with short dark spiky hair shaved at the side and was wearing a black knitted jumper and dark coloured, possibly black jeans.