WINSCOMBE

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A 20mph speed limit may be coming to Winscombe - home to one of the worst rat runs in the South West.

Friday, October 16, 2020

Winscombe Primary School has bid farewell to one of its longest-serving staff members, caretaker Mr Hine.

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Saturday, October 3, 2020

Work on a housing development in Langford is due to be completed soon.

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Friday, September 25, 2020

Church services in Winscombe and Sandford are expected to go ahead, despite the latest Covid-19 restrictions.

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Monday, September 7, 2020

A number of libraries across North Somerset have reopened their doors today (Monday).

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Friday, August 14, 2020

Drivers have been advised to find alternative routes after a main road has shut in both directions due to a burst water main.

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Friday, July 24, 2020

The teacher and author discusses how she balances the two jobs and the moments her students discover her slightly risque novels.

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Thursday, July 23, 2020

Winscombe Hall Care Home was boosted by Redrow Homes’ expertise with their walled garden project, following Covid-19 setbacks.

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Friday, July 10, 2020

An international student from France has almost achieved perfect marks despite criticism of the programme’s marking system.

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Monday, June 22, 2020

However, the stores will not begin trading until a futher date.

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Thursday, June 4, 2020

Teachers and pupils pulled together for their Kindness in the Community Week.

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Friday, May 29, 2020

The Government’s system went live on May 28, with a North Somerset resident in charge of the operation.

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Tuesday, April 14, 2020

You can #BraveTheShave from home and raise money for the NHS.

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Monday, March 16, 2020

Wrington Primary students bagged themselves first place in the 2020 Youth Speaks competition.

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Wednesday, February 26, 2020

A planning application to demolish a long-standing Winscombe landmark is in the works and could be approved.

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Thursday, February 20, 2020

The mayor of Weston will commemorate the offical opening of a new housing development in Winscombe.

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Tuesday, February 11, 2020

A group of Sidcot School sixth-formers are on track to challenge for the top prize in a competition created by a Dragons’ Den star.

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Wednesday, January 8, 2020

A family has released a touching tribute in memory of a ‘local legend’ who was known for her flower arranging skills in the district.

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Thursday, September 26, 2019

Well-known scenes from the Bible have been recreated with knitted characters at an exhibition in Winscombe.

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Saturday, April 6, 2019

A care home is looking for green-fingered volunteers to create a sensory garden for residents.

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Saturday, November 24, 2018

Plans to add homes to a development in Winscombe have got the go ahead, despite fierce opposition.

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Thursday, August 23, 2018

Sidcot students have been praised for ‘maintaining the school’s high standards’ after picking up their GCSE results.

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Friday, May 4, 2018

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.

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Sunday, May 28, 2017

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.

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Sunday, October 30, 2016

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.

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Sunday, May 29, 2016

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.

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Saturday, May 14, 2016

Winscombe hosted its annual May Fair On The Green this week, where visitors enjoyed a variety of stalls and activities.

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Friday, January 15, 2016

A good apple harvest is promised in Winscombe, after the trees were blessed in a traditional Somerset ceremony.

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Tuesday, June 23, 2015

A JUNGLE-THEMED Great Bike Hike took place at the weekend across the Strawberry Line cycle route.

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Tuesday, June 9, 2015

AN AWARD-WINNING Winscombe business has praised the work of budding young writers who took part in a competition.

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Monday, June 8, 2015

A COOKERY group has been heralded as ‘opening new doors’ within the lives of three Winscombe men.

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Friday, February 27, 2015

Winscombe residents braved the rain and took part in the village’s first ever wassailing ceremony on Sunday.

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Friday, February 20, 2015

The WINSCOMBE and Sandford Millennium Green Trust held a talk about parish life during World War One.

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Wednesday, February 11, 2015

A CARE home has been told to make improvements by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), amid concern that staffing levels were insufficient.

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Wednesday, December 17, 2014

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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