CHEDDAR

Thursday, August 15, 2019

Students lifted their exam papers with pride as they celebrated getting their A-level results this morning (Thursday).

Sunday, July 7, 2019

Emergency services raced to a suspicious early morning blaze in a Somerset village.

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Wednesday, May 29, 2019

A bank holiday tradition went swimmingly on Monday.

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Saturday, May 25, 2019

A festival showcasing the beauty of Somerset will return for a second time next month.

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Thursday, May 9, 2019

A century-old lookout tower which, at its peak, has stunning views across Cheddar Gorge will officially reopen after a £100,000 restoration.

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Monday, March 11, 2019

Cheddar Tennis Club have received a boost thanks to local firm CRS Building Supplies Ltd.

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Sunday, February 17, 2019

Defiant villagers remain adamant a pub should not be bulldozed, despite revised plans being tabled.

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Saturday, February 9, 2019

More houses could be planned for a Somerset village after a planning application was submitted to build 134 homes.

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Thursday, October 25, 2018

Deliberate vandalism of parked cars has sparked an Avon and Somerset Constabulary appeal.

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Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Beautiful blooms filled a village hall at the weekend.

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Thursday, July 12, 2018

Roads ripped apart and people evacuated from their houses during the most devastating floods on record, reporter Eleanor Young looks back after 50 years.

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Sunday, October 29, 2017

Police and firefighters were called out after a fire broke out at an agricultural barn this afternoon (Sunday).

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Friday, August 18, 2017

Labour can be a stressful time for any parent but a Cheddar hairdresser was forced to deliver his son 'in the middle of nowhere'.

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Wednesday, August 16, 2017

People in Cheddar will be looking to dazzle judges with their fantastic flower arrangements, delicious cakes and oversized vegetables.

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Tuesday, August 8, 2017

A lorry has crashed into a wall this morning (Tuesday) causing 300 litres of diesel to be spilt.

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Wednesday, July 26, 2017

A historic village hotel could be torn down and replaced with a new 'iconic' building, its owners have revealed.

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Thursday, July 13, 2017

Police and firefighters were called to make the scene of an accident safe in Cheddar late last night (Wednesday).

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Friday, May 12, 2017

Planning permission to build 24 lodges at a popular Somerset resort has been granted by a council committee, despite a number of objections from the public.

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Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Bristol Water is now four months into its plans to install a 30km pipeline between Axbridge and Barrow Gurney.

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Friday, January 27, 2017

A planning application for 90 new homes in Cheddar has been approved, despite opposition from the parish council - and the developer has agreed to pay for a new signal crossing.

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Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Fire crews were called to tackle a vehicle fire in Axbridge this afternoon (Tuesday).

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Wednesday, December 21, 2016

A housing development which promises to provide 'much-needed housing' for a Somerset village has been given approval by Sedgemoor District Council, despite oppositions from two parish councils.

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Thursday, December 15, 2016

A £34,000 park which was designed to provide a family-friendly environment near Cheddar reservoir has been officially opened.

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Monday, December 12, 2016

The comedy duo Bob Mortimer and Vic Reeves spent time running around Cheddar Gorge in funny hats ahead of their sold-out performance later this week.

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Monday, December 5, 2016

Work will begin on a 30km pipeline, which will provide water to hundreds of thousands of homes and businesses, today.

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Thursday, October 20, 2016

Police have warned farmers to be vigilant after six quad bikes were stolen.

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Thursday, September 29, 2016

A plan which will decide the future of a Somerset village is up for consultation.

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Friday, August 26, 2016

It is another bank holiday weekend, and there is a huge number of events you can enjoy in Weston-super-Mare and the surrounding area this weekend. Read on to find out how you could be spending the next three days - there really is something for everyone.

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Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Somerset County Council is leading a proposal to reduce the speed limit in Cheddar Gorge to 30mph to curb antisocial driving.

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Tuesday, March 22, 2016

An animator from Cheddar is enjoying her dream job working as an animator at Pixar, the film studio behind hits like Toy Story and Inside Out.

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Saturday, February 6, 2016

A cave in Cheddar Gorge will undergo a refurbishment for the first time in 25 years.

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Friday, January 29, 2016

A housing development which was given the go-ahead will no longer be built, after councillors decided it had taken too long to reach a legal agreement.

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Thursday, January 28, 2016

Students are protesting against their school axing drama from its A-level and GCSE curriculums.

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Monday, January 11, 2016

A PEDESTRIAN had to be rushed to hospital yesterday after suffering serious head injuries in a collision with a car.

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Wednesday, January 6, 2016

A GARDENING project is in need of volunteers to help to make the area around Cheddar gorge more attractive.

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Wednesday, December 30, 2015

AN OUTLINE planning application for a 110-home development in Cheddar has been submitted to Sedgemoor District Council.

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Thursday, December 24, 2015

A DEVELOPER has made changes to a 90-home scheme to address concerns about pedestrian safety.

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Thursday, December 17, 2015

A HEDGEHOG charity which began in a garage eight years ago has become one of the country's largest rescue centres for the animals and also secured additional funding.

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Tuesday, December 15, 2015

COMPUTING students at a Cheddar school visited San Francisco.

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Monday, December 14, 2015

GET your Christmas off to the perfect start by sitting down with a bottle of delicious Somerset ale.

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Sunday, December 13, 2015

SANTA'S sleigh rolled into a Somerset village during an evening of festivities.

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Friday, December 11, 2015

STUDENTS at a Cheddar school have been using their break times to raise money for charity - by having their hair waxed and shaved and getting covered in gunge.

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Tuesday, December 1, 2015

A campsite has been named as the best-selling site in the UK.

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Friday, November 20, 2015

A PCSO has joined Cheddar's policing team.

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Wednesday, November 4, 2015

THOUSANDS of homes could be built on greenfield land to meet a growing housing demand.

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Tuesday, November 3, 2015

POLICE are appealing for help to find a missing teenager whose disappearance is said to be extremely out of character.

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Sunday, October 11, 2015

STUDENTS and academics are being invited to take part in a research competition to be in with the chance of winning £22,000.

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Sunday, October 11, 2015

A NEW site for a Post Office in Cheddar is still being sought.

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Friday, October 9, 2015

SPENDING on a second multi-million-pound reservoir cannot go ahead, a Government department has decided.

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Saturday, September 5, 2015

HUNDREDS of cars were driven into Cheddar on Monday for an afternoon of fundraising.

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