HIGHBRIDGE

Yesterday, 17:50

A swarm of bees have taken refuge in a children's play area sand pit, which could be there for up to six weeks.

Tue, 19:00

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.

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

A fish and chip shop has temporarily closed after it experienced 'teething problems' at its opening event.

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Tuesday, September 3, 2019

County councillors will get community grants to fund projects under a initiative which launches this month.

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Saturday, August 31, 2019

A family member of an award-winning cider business has released his debut cookbook.

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Thursday, August 15, 2019

Thousands of people flocked to enjoy a free day out in Highbridge during the summer holidays.

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Friday, August 9, 2019

Revellers flocked to Highbridge to enjoy a music festival.

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Friday, July 19, 2019

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.

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Monday, June 17, 2019

A Somerset secondary school which has boosted its Ofsted rating has been admired and labelled as 'inspirational' by Wells MP James Heappey.

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Saturday, June 1, 2019

Plans to build a primary school in Somerset have been opposed due to concerns about children's health caused by traffic-related pollution.

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Thursday, May 30, 2019

Eighteen students have reached an academy's milestone reading figure through its accelerated programme.

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Wednesday, May 29, 2019

A teenager was arrested and is under investigation by police after a car chase.

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Saturday, May 25, 2019

A Somerset school's major roof refurbishment scheme is complete, thanks to a £1.2million Government grant.

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Saturday, May 18, 2019

A 30ft high mural, which pays tribute to a legendary Somerset king, has been unveiled to mark a renowned day in the county.

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Sunday, May 12, 2019

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.

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Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Gale force winds did not halt furniture business Sopha's grand opening.

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Wednesday, January 30, 2019

DIY store Proper Job is due to open tomorrow (Thursday) in Highbridge, replacing the Co-op supermarket which closed in October last year.

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