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WIVELSICOMBE guides from left, Danielle, Lottie, Jane Hewitt (leader), Catherine Shackleton (leader) and Freya

PHOTOS: St Andrew's Church summer fete, Wiveliscombe

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PHOTOS: Pupils from Beech Grove Primary School, Wellington visit Museum of Somerset

MP says he will fight for Hinkley C as Austria launches legal challenge

MP says he will fight for Hinkley C as Austria launches legal challenge

North Petherton couple were face to face with Tunisian terrorist

North Petherton couple were face to face with Tunisian terrorist

Miles Quick, Gregory Steward, John Bodiley.

A Festival of Flowers - In Celebration of Marriage at St Mary Magdalene Church Taunton

Artist's competition paintings accidentally sold at Taunton church fayre

Artist's competition paintings accidentally sold at Taunton church fayre

Three young children orphaned after death of Tatworth couple

UPDATE: Police confirm dead Tatworth couple are Tracey and Kevin Baker

More Sunday shopping in Somerset as chancellor set to change the rules

More Sunday shopping in Somerset as chancellor set to change the rules

A PHOTO from the collision this morning. Photo: Avon and Somerset Police.

UPDATE: Woman in her 20s dies following serious crash on A303 near Ilminster: UPDATE

Overturned vehicle causes traffic troubles on M5 near near Wellington junction

Overturned vehicle causes traffic troubles on M5 near near Wellington junction

Martyn Owen, centre, with principal John Abbott and chairman of the governors Guy Adams

Former pro musician is new deputy principal at Richard Huish College, Taunton

Taunton Race for Life - deadline looming

Taunton Race for Life - deadline looming

Ripped off? Year-long inquiry into energy bills finds customers overpaying by £1.2 billion a year

Ripped off? Year-long inquiry into energy bills finds customers overpaying by £1.2 billion a year

Rain now.. but sun set to shine over Somerset later this week

Rain now.. but sun set to shine over Somerset later this week

Overturned car near Norton Fizwarren

Overturned car near Norton Fizwarren

Murder investigation after man and woman found dead in Somerset home

Murder investigation after man and woman found dead in Somerset home

Let the coach take the strain during this week's rail strike in Somerset

Let the coach take the strain during this week's rail strike in Somerset

Taunton crews called to West Hatch crash after report of man trapped in wreckage

Taunton crews called to West Hatch crash after report of man trapped in wreckage

Peter Andre set to wed his Taunton fiancée this year... if she says yes

Peter Andre set to wed his Taunton fiancée this year... if she says yes

Trouble on the tracks in Somerset as rail strike to go ahead from Thursday

Trouble on the tracks in Somerset as rail strike to go ahead from Thursday

PICTURE: Lightning lights up the Somerset sky over Wellington Monument

PICTURE: Lightning lights up the Somerset sky over Wellington Monument

West Somerset to become 'pensioner pocket' as families priced out

West Somerset to become 'pensioner pocket' as families priced out

Taunton Carnival - one of the events where Miss Taunton will appear

Fancy becoming Miss Taunton? Deadline looms for entries

Queen's College, Taunton, students' goodbyes after 14 years

Queen's College, Taunton, students' goodbyes after 14 years

Did you see this crash in Taunton?

Did you see this crash in Taunton?

Somerset College students do their bit for local charity

Somerset College students do their bit for local charity

Libraries in Somerset gear up for children's Summer Reading Challenge

Libraries in Somerset gear up for children's Summer Reading Challenge

Slow down! Mobile speed camera locations in and around Taunton this week

Slow down! Mobile speed camera locations in and around Taunton this week

Prolific Taunton shoplifter Carl Gregory sent down again - court results

Prolific Taunton shoplifter Carl Gregory sent down again - court results

Latest donations to Taunton-based cancer charity SURE

Latest donations to Taunton-based cancer charity SURE

CRAIG Howells and his son Bradley present the cheque to Elliot’s Touch charity

Have you seen this bike? Police appeal after burglary

18th Century mourning ring at Taunton's Museum of Somerset

18th Century mourning ring at Taunton's Museum of Somerset

Nigel Fisher

Taunton fraudster conned £800,000 from investors - and gambled £90,000 at the bookies

Clean Bandit headline Corona SunSets Festival in Weston

Clean Bandit headline Corona SunSets Festival in Weston

BT has let us down, says West Somerset MP

BT has let us down, says West Somerset MP

Taunton Prep School prize giving

Taunton Prep School prize giving

LITTLE Marina was bitten by a dog while she was playing on the zip wire.

Taunton mum speaks of horror after daughter is attacked by dog

Named and shamed: Drink/drug drivers across Avon and Somerset

Named: Drivers charged with drink or drug driving during Avon and Somerset police crack-down

Appeal: Police keen to reunite stolen bike with owner in Watchet

Appeal: Police keen to reunite stolen bike with owner in Watchet

Trouble on the tracks in Somerset as rail workers to strike

Trouble on the tracks in Somerset as rail workers to strike

Glasses at the ready for 24th Newt Beer and Music Festival

Glasses at the ready for 24th Newt Beer and Music Festival

A38 traffic troubles near Taunton after 4x4 overurns spilling hay bales into road

A38 traffic troubles near Taunton after 4x4 overurns spilling hay bales into road

Sunshine? Storms? Showers? How is the weekend weather shaping up for Somerset

Sunshine? Storms? Showers? How is the weekend weather shaping up for Somerset

Traffic troubles on East Reach in Taunton after crash

Traffic troubles on East Reach in Taunton after crash

SCHOOL secretary, Debbie Hardy with pupil, Lucy Johnson

PHOTOS: Children's poet and author, Tony Mitton visits Wiveliscombe Primary School

CLLR Christine Lawrence, chair of Somerset County Council presents Ruth James with her CANParent Quality Mark.

CANParent Quality Mark for Taunton mum

YMCA Fundraiser plans to raise the roof

YMCA Fundraiser plans to raise the roof

WEATHER WARNING: After the sun in Somerset... the downpour, hail, thunder and lightning begins

WEATHER WARNING: After the sun in Somerset... the downpour, hail, thunder and lightning begins

BBC to axe more than 1,000 jobs

BBC to axe more than 1,000 jobs

New partner announced for roll out of superfast broadband across Exmoor

New partner announced for roll out of superfast broadband across Exmoor

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