YOU can get tips on the best plants to attract bees during a National Honey Week event at Monkton Elm Garden & Pet Centre, Monkton Heathfield, from October 25 to 31.
More Somerset business than ever before enter this year’s Somerset Business Awards
A FLOOD-cheating road-raising scheme at Muchelney has been highly commended at the prestigious National Transport Awards – narrowly missing out on the top prize to Heathrow Airport’s Terminal 2.
A HEAD teacher with a record for successfully implementing school improvements has been appointed to take over at The Taunton Academy.
There are reports of Slow traffic due to earlier accident on teh M5 Northbound between J23 A39 (Bridgwater North) and J22 A38 / B3140 (Burnham-On-Sea).
COMMUNITY groups and charities in Somerset could land a cash jackpot of over £10,000, thanks to your Packet newspaper.
STUDENTS from Richard Huish were put through their paces by academics and professionals to prepare them for the university application process.
A TEAM of nine Royal Marines cadets from King's College, Taunton, competed in the prestigious Sir Steuart Pringle Trophy Competition at Lympstone's Marines Commando Training Centre.
TAUNTON Deane MP Rebecca Pow took on the challenge of cleaning up the streets at the Conservative Party Conference this week, when Guide Dogs offered her the chance to learn more about the difficulties faced by people living with sight loss.
A BUSINESSMAN is feeling less than bubbly after being left £8,000 out of pocket after a ‘man with a van’ said he had unwittingly handed over a consignment of 30 cases of champagne to a thief.
Do you have what it takes to sound like a rutting stag? If so you might want to think about entering the upcoming 12th annual World Bolving Championships in Exmoor National Park.
UNIVERSITIES from around the world converged on Taunton School yesterday, Thursday, October 8, for a major careers event.
CLOUDS will continue to hang over Taunton for the next few days with the area set to remain dry.
A MOTORCYLE accident 57 years ago led in part to the death of an elderly Taunton man, an inquest has heard.
A FORMER chef employed by the celebrity River Cottage restaurant blamed its zero-hours contract regime for leading him into a spiralling depression and relapsing back into drug addiction.
There was further badger cull controversy this week as Queen guitarist and founder of the Save Me Trust spoke out against former Defra secretary Owen Paterson's claim that the “extraordinary reduction’ in bovine TB disease levels seen in the…
TAXPAYERS are forking out up to £93 an hour to pay for agency nursing staff at Musgrove Park Hospital in Taunton.
PROPOSALS for a riverside development of restaurants and bars, independent shops, work hubs and apartments have been blasted as “cloud cuckoo land”.
AN ARMY of rockers from all over the world headed down, down to Butlins in Minehead for the first ever international Status Quo fan convention in Minehead last weekend.