Some traders in Taunton say they've lost up to 40 per cent of business because of a road closure in the heart of the town.Read the full story ›
A football fan from Somerset has been jailed for taking part in violence in Marseille at the European Championships 2016.Read the full story ›
A bridge is being replaced in Taunton today as part of a multi-million pound road upgrade.
Station Road will remain closed until Friday while the historic Kingston Loop Bridge is removed.
Its conversion is part of a £21 million plan to improve transport in the town.
A primary school in Taunton has renovated its old library to look like a magical woodland to spark its students' imaginations.Read the full story ›
One of a kind art installation in Castle Green will be bringing music to Taunton this summer.Read the full story ›
The iconic London landmark is undergoing a £29m renovation, and one clock mechanic from Taunton is tasked with taking it apart.Read the full story ›
Both of Taunton’s baseball teams got off to a promising start on the opening day of the South West Baseball League 2016 season.Read the full story ›
A man from Taunton has been arrested on suspicion of kidnap after another man was found wandering in Hereford.
Police forces across the world have been involved in the investigation as they tried to identity the man, referred to as Roger Curry. He was discovered in November but wasn't able to tell anyone anything about his life. Officers now believe Mr Curry is 75-years-old and from the United States of America.
Police arrested a 50 year old man yesterday (Thursday) on suspicion of kidnapping. He has been released on police bail pending further enquiries.
ITV News are told Mr Curry remains happy and content and continues to be cared for by Herefordshire Council.
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.
With childhood obesity reaching 'epidemic' levels, a nursery in Taunton is trying to stay healthy. They've taken added sugar off the menu.Read the full story ›