Plans to add homes to a development in Winscombe have got the go ahead, despite fierce opposition.
Sidcot students have been praised for ‘maintaining the school’s high standards’ after picking up their GCSE results.
Villagers in Winscombe have objected to plans for nine homes and a village shop which they say would increase traffic on a blind bend and lead to over-development.
Sports clubs in Winscombe are hoping to transform the village cricket club into a modern new sports centre to cater for the growing number of thriving teams using the facilities.
An archaeological dig has revealed a crash site for an RAF bomber which landed in Germany in 1943 – and researchers are trying to track down the family of one of the aircraft’s crew members.
Skittle players from Winscombe were up all night at the weekend, raising money for Cancer Research in honour of friend and teammate Steve Hucker, who is fighting the disease.
Winscombe hosted its annual May Fair On The Green this week, where visitors enjoyed a variety of stalls and activities.
A good apple harvest is promised in Winscombe, after the trees were blessed in a traditional Somerset ceremony.
A JUNGLE-THEMED Great Bike Hike took place at the weekend across the Strawberry Line cycle route.
AN AWARD-WINNING Winscombe business has praised the work of budding young writers who took part in a competition.
A COOKERY group has been heralded as ‘opening new doors’ within the lives of three Winscombe men.
Winscombe residents braved the rain and took part in the village’s first ever wassailing ceremony on Sunday.
The WINSCOMBE and Sandford Millennium Green Trust held a talk about parish life during World War One.
A CARE home has been told to make improvements by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), amid concern that staffing levels were insufficient.
WITH popular television shows like the Great British Bake Off, there has never been a better time to get into baking.
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