Police have charged a man from Highbridge with the murder of Paul Wells.
The family of a man found dead in Highbridge last week have issued a tribute to a ‘loving son, brother, uncle, nephew, godfather, cousin and friend’.
Schools across the area are preparing to reopen to select year groups after being closed to the vast majority of students since March due to the coronavirus outbreak.
Two men and a woman have been arrested on suspicion of intent to supply cocaine.
A town council has elected a new mayor for 2020/21.
Almost 80 homes have been left without power in a Somerset town this afternoon (Sunday).
A town’s 73rd festival of arts was a ‘great success’.
A teenager was arrested on suspicion of arson and has been released under investigation after a fire broke out across a number of derelict buildings yesterday (Wednesday).
Wells MP James Heappey has praised the work of a mental health charity in the area.
The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for wind in Weston-super-Mare, Burnham and Highbridge on Monday.
Design and technology students made a ‘bug tower’ to be auctioned off in aid of a mental health charity.
Students battled it out to win the District Young Chef Competition organised by the Rotary Club of Burnham.
A girl who was diagnosed with a brain tumour as a baby has released a charity Christmas single to raise money to find a cure for the disease.
The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for wind in Somerset tomorrow (Sunday) and Monday amid Storm Atiyah.
Students carried out many random acts of kindness to mark anti-bullying week this month.
Fire crews put out a car engulfed in flames last night (Thursday), which was left abandoned in a Somerset town.
Plans to build 248 houses in a Somerset town have been given the green light.
Four men and a woman have been arrested on suspicion of drug offences after a police raid.
A Somerset academy is the most improved secondary school in the county, according to Government figures.
A teacher who tried to rescue a woman after she was dragged out to sea by tidal currents has been praised for his quick-thinking response.
A school has raised £5,179 for charity In Charley’s Memory (ICM) through a series of fun events this month.
More than 50 homes have been left without power in a Somerset town this afternoon (Tuesday).
Armed police tackled a drugs operation and discovered a ‘suspicious’ fire.
A swarm of bees have taken refuge in a children’s play area sand pit, which could be there for up to six weeks.
A brave 10-year-old has interviewed Prime Minister Boris Johnson twice in two months, just weeks after fighting for his life after contracting a near-fatal infection.
A fish and chip shop has temporarily closed after it experienced ‘teething problems’ at its opening event.
County councillors will get community grants to fund projects under a initiative which launches this month.
A family member of an award-winning cider business has released his debut cookbook.
Thousands of people flocked to enjoy a free day out in Highbridge during the summer holidays.
Revellers flocked to Highbridge to enjoy a music festival.
A jam-packed family fun day offering visitors 50 free activities will be held in Highbridge next month, after a council donated a four-figure sum.
A Somerset secondary school which has boosted its Ofsted rating has been admired and labelled as ‘inspirational’ by Wells MP James Heappey.
Plans to build a primary school in Somerset have been opposed due to concerns about children’s health caused by traffic-related pollution.
Eighteen students have reached an academy’s milestone reading figure through its accelerated programme.
A teenager was arrested and is under investigation by police after a car chase.
A Somerset school’s major roof refurbishment scheme is complete, thanks to a £1.2million Government grant.
A 30ft high mural, which pays tribute to a legendary Somerset king, has been unveiled to mark a renowned day in the county.
A fundraising evening raised £1,400 for Burnham Area Rescue Boat Search and Rescue (BARB), which left its organisers overwhelmed by the generous amount raised.
Gale force winds did not halt furniture business Sopha’s grand opening.
DIY store Proper Job is due to open tomorrow (Thursday) in Highbridge, replacing the Co-op supermarket which closed in October last year.