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    • Local News Monday 21st June

      A new police station has opened in Wincanton in a building that was previously a Lloyds Bank. People in the Diocese of Bath and Wells are being asked who they’d like to see as their new Bishop. More people in Somerset are needed to sign up as foster carers. Supermarket chain Aldi has announced plans to open a new store in Chard. There’s been a disappointment for local music fans...and more.

    • Local News Friday 18th June

      A woman from Chilthorne Domer, near Yeovil, has appeared in court to deny killing a man. Police have arrested a driver in connection with a fatal crash on the A303 in South Somerset. People in Chard are being asked to help shape the future of the town centre. Talks are underway about re-opening a Museum of South Somerset in Yeovil. Somerset Waste Partnership, says a shortage of drivers is to blame for households not having their waste picked up on time...and more.

    Community & Charity

    • All adults over 18 can now book a Covid-19 Jab

      All adults over 18 will begin to be called forward to get the coronavirus vaccine, as the NHS Covid Vaccination Programme enters the final phase of the first dose roll-out.

    • YDH Celebrates!

      TV presenter and property expert Sarah Beeny joined Yeovil Hospital staff and others recently for the opening of the hospital’s new apartment complex, designed and built to provide homes to frontline staff. 

    • Adrian Dening's Stars Over Somerset

      Monday 21st to Sunday 27th June 2021

    • Yeovil Refresh

      The Yeovil Refresh scheme will see public spaces in the town centre transformed with a water feature, wider pavements, the pedestrianisation of the Borough, a bus gate, and an amphitheater and outdoor TV screen in Lower Middle Street.

    • Clean up our Countryside

      Two new litter-pick stations have been installed, equipped with litter pickers and reusable bags for anyone to borrow and do their own two-minute clean-up at countryside sites across South Somerset.

    • Yeovil Window Art

      Owners of empty shop premises in Yeovil are being asked to join a scheme, aimed at brightening up the town centre.

    • Church Bats

      People attending church services in South Somerset are being asked to check to see if they can see any bats lodging in roof spaces.

    • Food Bank for Castle Cary.

      It is hoped that the site currently housing public conveniences at Millbrook Gardens in Castle Cary could be redeveloped into space where local shops can donate soon-to-be out-of-date food.

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    Today's Weather

    • Yeovil

      Heavy Rain

      High: 16°C | Low: 8°C

    • Chard

      Heavy Rain

      High: 16°C | Low: 9°C

    • Wincanton

      Heavy Rain

      High: 16°C | Low: 7°C

    • Langport

      Heavy Rain

      High: 17°C | Low: 7°C

    Today's Schedule

    Five Day Weather

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