• Funding boost for Taunton community organisations

    SEVERAL community organisations that operate in Taunton have been awarded a total of £38,000 through grants and sponsorships. Yesterday, (Monday, July 8), Taunton Town Council held their second meeting of the Grants Committee this financial year

  • A unique staycation on the Somerset coast

    I was lounging in the bath, fully clothed, a pair of upturned legs dripping in paint distracting me from reading Susie Hodge’s How Art Can Change Your Life. You’d be forgiven for thinking I was at the tail end of a riotous country house party reminiscent

  • Police investigate burglary attempts in Somerset village

    POLICE have issued CCTV images of two men they would like to speak to as they investigate burglary attempts in a Somerset village. The force said they received three reports of burglaries, or attempted burglaries, in Batcombe last month. A

  • Minehead impress in last-gasp draw with Bishops Lydeard

    It was a mix of old and new faces as Minehead impressed in their last-gasp draw with Bishops Lydeard. Led by manager Craig Carr, the U18s side, largely composed of last season’s youthful U18 team and a smattering of fresh recruits, continued as

  • Wellington AFC kick off pre-season with narrow win

    Wellington AFC kicked off their pre-season preparations with a win over Tavistock. The game, at Taunton's Castle School on Saturday, was won by Jake Quick, who recently returned from Axminster Town. He seized the opportunity to score when Tavistock's