The heritage sites are open for free this weekend. Some are major tourist attractions, others small private homes, but as John Andrews reports, times are tough for those who want to preserve our past.
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Longleat has joined an international rescue programme to try and save a Critically Endangered species of wolf spider.
A dog walker, Roger Evans, found a 'well-preserved' human skull whilst out walking along the banks of the River Sowy.
Avon and Somerset Police have begun a murder investigation after a hit and run in Burnham-On-Sea. A 34-year-old man has been arrested.