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Midsomer Norton Wombles score another amazing litter picking day and get some help from the police

Posted: 05.03.21 by The Editor Local News



The local Wombles, as they call themselves, were out picking up litter across Norton Batch - and putting into good use some new grabbers donated by Ry...

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Open next week and from 7am a new rapid coronavirus test site in Midsomer Norton for key workers

Posted: 05.03.21 by The Editor Local News



Two new rapid Covid-19 test sites will open next week with one at The Centurion in Midsomer Norton. They are for key workers and people unable to w...

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Local Police and Crime Commissioner supports new amendments to Domestic Abuse Bill

Posted: 04.03.21 by The Editor Local News



Police and Crime Commissioner Sue Mountstevens is supporting new amendments to the ground-breaking Domestic Abuse Bill, which aims to provide even gre...

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Local crafters asked to join county-wide coronavirus story telling project

Posted: 04.03.21 by The Editor Local News



A Somerset arts initiative is asking the county's crafters to help create the story of the coronavirus lockdown, as a huge quilt. All you n...

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Disputed litter-strewn lane : Not our responsibility say B&NES nor ours say Mendip

Posted: 04.03.21 by The Editor Local News



A frustrated Midsomer resident is desperately trying to find out who is responsible for Charlton Lane, with B&NES denying they have responsibility. ...

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Isolated incident: Paulton police say the area is safe, but urge anyone concerned to contact them

Posted: 03.03.21 by The Editor Local News



Neighbourhood officers, concerned at seeing social media posts about a man following a woman in Paulton, have been looking into the report. No such...

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Norton Hill popularity : Another 61 places being created after widespread disappointment of pupils left out

Posted: 03.03.21 by The Editor Local News



More places are being offered at one of the most popular local secondaries, Norton Hill, following widespread anger and disappointment from parents un...

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Housing boost as Chancellor announces extension of stamp duty holiday

Posted: 03.03.21 by The Editor Local News



Chancellor Rishi Sunak has today revealed his budget in the House of Commons. The budget aims to provide support during what will hopefully be the ...

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In his regular column Midsomer MP Jacob Rees Mogg applauds the coronavirus vaccine roll-out

Posted: 03.03.21 by The Editor Local News



This week, the Government announced that well over twenty million adults in the United Kingdom have been vaccinated against Covid-19. This accounts f...

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More than 1700 trees planted in B&NES in two weeks

Posted: 02.03.21 by The Editor Local News



More than 1700 new trees have been planted by Bath & North East Somerset Council over the past two weeks. The new trees will improve the local envi...

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