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Police have issued CCTV images of people they would like to trace after an assault in Frome

Man suffers broken jaw after being punched outside Frome pub

A MAN suffered a broken jaw after being punched outside a pub in Frome. Police are appealing for information after…

Vodafone and O2 are among networks having problems in Somerset and Dorset

Mobile phone signal problems in parts of Somerset and Dorset

MOBILE phone users in parts of Somerset and Dorset are struggling to get a signal – due to a…

Overturned Mini that hit a tree found empty after A303 crash

A MINI overturned and hit a tree after leaving the A303 at Tisbury – but the driver left the…

Andrew Murrison appeared to directly contradict the Prime Minister's new policy just days before it was announced. Pictures: 10 Downing Street/UK Parliament

Wiltshire Tory MP rejected national service days before Rishi Sunak’s policy was revealed

CONSERVATIVE party hopeful for South West Wiltshire, Andrew Murrison, took centre stage in the general election campaign over the…

Teenager arrested after stolen tractor ‘failed to stop for police’

A TEENAGER was arrested after a stolen tractor failed to stop for police and drove dangerously on rural roads. The…

Sherborne is packed with culture, which the council hopes will help in the bid

Sherborne aiming to be crowned County of Culture recipient 2025

SHERBORNE is calling on a history of cultural endeavours in a bid to secure a prestigious honour. The town is…

General Election 2024: Candidates, polls and betting odds for Vale seats…

PRIME Minister Rishi Sunak has called a general election for July 4. The UK will head to the polls to…

Around 200 properties in Henstridge are without water this morning

Around 200 properties were left without water after work in Henstridge

UPDATE: At around 1pm, Wessex Water said supplies had been restored to all properties in Henstridge. AROUND 200 properties in…

The crash happened in The Tabernacle, Blandford, leaving a man in his 90s with serious injuries

Man in his 90s seriously injured after mobility crash with BMW

A MAN in his 90s was seriously injured after the mobility scooter he was using was hit by a…

Ellie Bealing, being presented with her award by Ted Allen, Vice Lord-Lieutenant of Somerset. Picture: Moment Photography

Wincanton’s Ellie named Young Person of the Year at prestigious awards

A BUDDING politician from Wincanton has been named Young Person of the Year. Ellie Bealing, a Year 11 student at…