Bridgwater Supermarket Information

The following is the latest information we have from supermarkets in Bridgwater. This is correct as of 3rd April. We can only give the information...

Recycling Sites to Reopen and Garden Waste Collections to Restart

Eleven recycling sites will reopen on Monday 11 May for essential visits only – in line with updated government guidance – and garden waste collections (see below) will resume from the same day.

Posties Hope to Deliver for Charity

Next Tuesday (5th May) will see some unusual characters pounding the streets to deliver the post in Bridgwater and surrounding villages. Instead of the familiar Royal Mail red local posties will be dressing up in aid of raising money for local charities, while also hopefully putting a smile on the faces of residents.

Wooden NHS Rainbows, to Decorate with all Proceeds to go to...

Local company, Hunky Punk, have added wooden NHS Rainbows, which you decorate yourself, to their website, costing £2, with all proceeds to go to the NHS.

Shoplifter Caught after Fleeing from Aldi

Today, while queuing at Aldi, we witnessed a man being caught with a carrier bag of prepacked meat which he had allegedly stolen from a number of different supermarkets.

Apex Park Play Day – Wednesday, August 5th 2020 CANCELLED

It is with great regret that Sedgemoor District Council has announced that this year’s Apex Park Play Day, scheduled for Wednesday, 5th August will be cancelled.

On behalf of all Somerset Local Authorities – Thank you, Somerset!

Thousands of volunteers, community organisations, charities and all five local authorities have been tirelessly helping people in Somerset get the support they need during the Coronavirus pandemic.

One Minute Silence for key workers – 11am Today

The public service trade union Unison, the Royal College of Nursing and the Royal College of Midwives have joined forces to organise a 1...

Bridgwater 2020 Cancelled, but is it a positive?

With the cancellation of the 2020 Bridgwater Carnival, we are looking ahead to 2021 for an amazing carnival. While this will disappoint many, we feel that this has its positives.

Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance Launches Coast to Coast Virtual Challenge

Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance has jumped on the ‘virtual’ wagon and has today launched a Coast to Coast Virtual Challenge which aims to keep you active for the whole month of May. Its intention is to also boost positivity and raise funds in support of the work of their critical care team who continue to deliver the service for 19 hours every single day, by road and by air.

Bicycle Workshop in Eastover: Bicycles Safely Roll

Since the Corona lockdown started, the Bicycle Workshop in Eastover has been open and working on NHS and key worker's bikes.