There's a warning that our countryside is in the grip of a rural crime wave, with a sharp rise in thefts from farms, homes and businessesRead the full story ›
Until now the ground has just been too waterlogged to let them out to graze.Read the full story ›
The two badgers were found 24 hours apart in the Dartmoor area at an entrance of a badger sett.Read the full story ›
The animal was found in a garden in Taunton. It is not clear if it was deliberately covered in paint.Read the full story ›
The price of straw for bedding has risen steeply, with newborn calves unable to go out on the wet ground.Read the full story ›
Police are appealing to residents of East Somerset to help find a horse carriage stolen from a farm in Rudge.
Officers say the two-wheel carriage was taken at some point over the weekend. It has distinctive wheels with stars on the frame.
Owner Star Painter from Westbury says her children "absolutely love this carriage and are devastated".
"It’s not just them who have been affected by this theft either. I volunteer in the community helping families with children who have special educational needs, offering animal therapy with horses and other animals.
"My husband and I just can’t understand why anyone would take it; we just want it back so we can help bring joy back into families’ lives."
7000 hens are up for sale on a farm in Sherborne this Bank Holiday weekend.Read the full story ›
An organisation called Plantlife is working to protect and preserve the woodlands in Quantock Hills.Read the full story ›
The area near Taunton and Bridgwater, specifically the TA7 postcode is the worst in the county, according to the research by Which?.Read the full story ›
Gemma and Marc Peck say the problem caused by two blocked gullies has already wrecked their garden and is threatening their house.Read the full story ›