Car Fire on M5 Near Bridgwater

At 7.45pm this evening the fire service were called to reports of a fire at Junction 23 and 24, Southbound on the M5.

Drug Related Activity Leads to Second Closure Order in Bridgwater Street

A closure order has been granted for a property in Bridgwater following residents’ concerns over the supply and use of illegal drugs.

Bridgwater Lorry Drivers’ Epic Cycle Challenge

Colin Pitham and Colin Cooper, both lorry drivers at Bridgwater’s Nagel-Langdons swapped their LGVs for two wheels, in an epic challenge to cycle from Land’s End to Bridgwater. The novice cyclists are joined on their challenge by Colin Pitham’s son James and the threesome are attempting to cycle 200 miles after they set off on Sunday 8th September.

Somerset Has Been Recognized as One of the Best Fishing Holiday...

Somerset has been recognized as one of the best fishing holiday destinations in the UK

Sedgemoor Companies Get Free Website Social Media Health Checks

In response to the results of a survey undertaken by Cognisant Research on behalf of Sedgemoor District Council and Somerset West and Taunton Council, companies based in Sedgemoor are being offered free help via a new service as part of the council’s business support activities.

Rage Against Rubbish Link With CPRE for Green Clean

A COMMUNITY litter picking group in Bridgwater will be linking with a national countryside charity this month (September, 2019) to provide evidence to convince the Government to adopt a bottle deposit return system.

Andy Doran to Play Live at The Fountain Inn

A BRIDGWATER-BASED acoustic musician will be playing live at a pub in the town next month (October, 2019).

Celebrity Concert Featuring the Treorchy Male Choir

Tickets are flying off the shelf for the eagerly awaited visit of the world famous Treorchy Male Choir on Saturday 5th October at The McMillan Theatre, Bridgwater. Only a few balcony and side facing seats now remain, so, if you want to hear this very special choir you need to get your tickets now to avoid disappointment.

Stand Up for Care : Sign the petition

Somerset County Council is asking the county and country to stand up for care and sign its parliamentary petition.

County Council Welcomes News of First Ships Docking at Hinkley Point...

Councillor John Woodman has welcomed this week’s announcement from EDF Energy, saying the new jetty will have a positive impact on Hinkley Point C construction traffic.

Protest Against Parliament Closure

At 3pm this afternoon, 2nd September, at the Cornhill in the shadow of Robert Blake, a demonstration took place to protest at the shut-down of Parliament.

Bridgwater Protest and March Against Parliamentary Shutdown

A number of demonstrations are being organised across the country to protest at the shut-down of Parliament, threatened by Boris Johnson.

Karaoke Tonight – Where we Will Remember Paul Allen

If you have attended karaoke in Bridgwater in the past couple of years, it is likely that you have seen Paul Allen, who has...

Appeal for Witnesses Following Collision on A38 near Bridgwater

Avon and Somerset Police are appealing for witnesses to a two car collision in the Bridgwater area.

Free English Classes for Adults from Ethnic Minorities

Starting 5th October, Diversity Voice are offering English classes to adults, from ethnic minorities, in Sedgemoor and West Somerset. They are to support the families and chain workers of HPC, but also to help anyone with English as a second language, who by improving their English, will help them get a job, perhaps in the HPC chain.

Name Announced for the Town’s New Link Road

Bridgwater’s bright sparks have now chosen a name for the town’s new link road – Squibbers Way.

An Evening with Jordan Hill – 24th August

Last night, 24th August, we met Jordan Hill backstage before his show, An Evening with Jordan Hill, which was a sell out.

Car Fire Incident in Stathe Road, Bridgwater

One fire appliance from Somerton was sent to a report of a vehicle on fire in Stathe Road, Bridgwater in the early hours of this morning, 23rd August at around 2.05am.

Safety Specialists Sponsor Bridgwater Carnival

A specialist in event safety has become the latest sponsor of Bridgwater Carnival 2019.

Celebrity Concert Featuring the Treorchy Male Choir at The McMillan Theatre

The Treorchy Male Choir, the world’s most famous male choir, has made regular radio, television and commercial recordings plus performances at The Sydney Opera House, the Royal Variety Performance and the White House in addition to numerous venues worldwide. They visit The McMillan Theatre in Bridgwater for a spectacular evening of entertainment on Saturday 5th October at 7 pm.