Prince Charles has been visiting Glastonbury Abbey this morning as the first part of his visit to Somerset. Later he will visit Muchelney.
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MPs warn last winter's devastating floods could hit England again unless government funding cuts to flood defence budgets are reversed.
A woman from Somerset has made history by becoming the first person to swim from Cornwall to the Scillies.
Beth French, who's from Milverton, set off from Porthcurno yesterday lunchtime. She arrived on St Mary's this morning, completing the swim in 17 hours and 28 minutes. She said via twitter "I have an awesome body - mission completed!".
A woman from Somerset is aiming to become the first person to swim from the Cornish mainland to the Isles of Scilly.
What makes Beth French's story more amazing, is that as a teenager she suffered from ME, which left her in a wheelchair.
Somerset helicopter firm Agusta Westland says a new multi-million pound contract will help to protect the jobs of 3,000 workers. The Yeovil-based firm has signed a deal with the Ministry of Defence worth £90 million. It involves testing and installing a new missile system for 28 Wildcat helicopters.
The latest in a series of strikes by the Fire Brigades Union takes place this morning. Members are taking action for two hours from six this morning until eight.
The strike is over changes to working conditions - and another is planned for late tonight.