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Two drivers rescued after getting stuck in flood water near Yeovil and Crewkerne

13 flood alerts were in place across Somerset and Dorset

Two drivers were rescued from over a foot of flood water.

Fire fighters had to use a boat to rescue one of the people stuck.

Shortly before 6pm, a man and his car got stuck on Main Street in Mudford, near Yeovil, and ...

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Two drivers rescued after getting stuck in flood water near Yeovil and Crewkerne

13 flood alerts were in place across Somerset and Dorset

Two drivers were rescued from over a foot of flood water.

Fire fighters had to use a boat to rescue one of the people stuck.

Shortly before 6pm, a man and his car got stuck on Main Street in Mudford, near Yeovil, and ...

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Ed Sheeran spotted at Exeter Airport before heading to 'top secret celeb bash'

His taxi driver let a few details slip...

Ed Sheeran was spotted at Exeter Airport on his way to a "top secret celeb bash", according to a taxi driver.

He touched down in his private jet and was filmed walking from the plane through the airport to his taxi.

The taxi ...

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Death of man admitted to Royal United Hospital after choking ruled accidental

Alan James Organ became unconscious after choking on food

The death of an elderly man who was admitted to the Royal United Hospital (RUH) after choking on his Sunday dinner has been ruled as accidental, an inquest heard today (December 18).

Alan James Organ, who lived in Timsbury, ...

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Christmas is prime time for online delivery nightmares – here are the consumer rights you should know

This is when you can get a refund if your festive online order doesn't turn up

With less than a week until Christmas the last minute rush on online ordering is at its height.

Over the next six days, those who don’t have time or can’t find what they’re looking for on the high ...

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Police need your help after assault at JD Wetherspoon pub in Somerset

They are trying to identify a man who may help their investigation

Police have appealed for help after an assault at a Wetherspoon pub in Somerset.

It happened at the The Reeds Arms in Burnham-on-Sea on Monday, November 19.

They are trying to identify the man pictured above as ...

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Police need your help after assault at JD Wetherspoon pub in Somerset

They are trying to identify a man who may help their investigation

Police have appealed for help after an assault at a Wetherspoon pub in Somerset.

It happened at the The Reeds Arms in Burnham-on-Sea on Monday, November 19.

They are trying to identify the man pictured above as ...

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34-year-old woman dies in crash on A36 near Warminster

A man injured in the two car crash has been flown to hospital in Bristol

Police say a 34-year-old woman has died in a crash on the A36 between Warminster and Beckington.

A second person was injured in the two vehicle crash and has been flown to hospital, according to the ambulance ...

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'Atrocious' conditions warning as car leaves A303 and ends up in trees after aquaplaning

Police plea: 'drive to the conditions, slow down, and allow extra time'

A car left the carriageway and ended up in the trees off the A303 after aquaplaning earlier today, (Tuesday December 18).

Police warned that the driving conditions are 'atrocious' this evening.

In a tweet ...

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M5 traffic: Warning of 'significant traffic disruption' as abnormal load convoy travels north

Police warn motorists to expect 'significant disruption'

An abnormal load is travelling on the M5 tonight, Tuesday December 18, causing "significant disruption".

The convoy of three large vehicles will be escorted by police.

These three particularly large loads will ...

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'This is a major policy in total disarray' - Bath Clean Air Zone decision could take another five months

Critics accuse council of 'kicking the can' but its leader says it needs more time to consider 8,400 responses

A final decision on Bath’s proposed clean air zone may not happen until after the local elections in May.

Project leaders denied they were “kicking the can down the ...

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M5 traffic: Warning of 'significant traffic disruption' as abnormal load convoy travels north

Police warn motorists to expect 'significant disruption'

An abnormal load is travelling on the M5 tonight, Tuesday December 18, causing "significant disruption".

The convoy of three large vehicles will be escorted by police.

These three particularly large loads will ...

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LIVE Euromillions lottery results for Tuesday, December 18: Follow updates for the draws for Euromillions, Thunderball and Millionaire Maker codes

Results for HUGE £68 million jackpot draw as they happen

Euromillions jackpots are enough to make your eyes water.

Tonight (December 18) is no different and you could win a whopping £82 million if your numbers come in.

The draws for both the Thunderball and Euromillions ...

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Why Bath is heartbroken to lose treasured city centre store

Residents have been very vocal in their sadness

A Bath city centre store which is set to close this Saturday has received an outpouring of support from residents.

Since December 25th announced its closure on Monday morning, hundreds have commented on Facebook sharing their sorrow ...

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Why Bath is heartbroken to lose treasured city centre store

Residents have been very vocal in their sadness

A Bath city centre store which is set to close this Saturday has received an outpouring of support from residents.

Since December 25th announced its closure on Monday morning, hundreds have commented on Facebook sharing their sorrow ...

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34-year-old woman dies in crash on A36 near Warminster

A man injured in the two car crash has been flown to hospital in Bristol

Police say a 34-year-old woman has died in a crash on the A36 between Warminster and Beckington.

A second person was injured in the two vehicle crash and has been flown to hospital, according to the ambulance ...

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Pensioner rescued from river after car crash

He was left in the care of paramedics

A pensioner ended up in a river after a crash with another car.

The man in his 70s was rescued by fire fighters on Tuesday afternoon (December 18).

Fire engines from Nailsea and Avonmouth were called to a crash involving two vehicles on ...

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Wasps injury updates as some back-row big guns will be back to face Bath Rugby

The two clubs are looking to turn around poor runs of form before Christmas

Nathan Hughes is described as "touch and go" to return for Wasps against Bath Rugby this weekend.

The number eight suffered a hip injury in the first half of the home Champions Cup defeat to ...

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Wasps injury updates as some back-row big guns will be back to face Bath Rugby

The two clubs are looking to turn around poor runs of form before Christmas

Nathan Hughes is described as "touch and go" to return for Wasps against Bath Rugby this weekend.

The number eight suffered a hip injury in the first half of the home Champions Cup defeat to ...

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Garden centre workers detain illegal driver before he was arrested

'Police found DVLA road clamp and small bag of green vegetable matter'

A Chard man who was caught at the wheel of a car having never taken a driving test and without any insurance, was also found to have hacked a wheel clamp off his vehicle which was found in the boot.

Staff working ...

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These are the 13 flood warnings and alerts in place across Somerset, Dorset and Devon

At risk properties advised to move items to safety in one flood warning area

A total of 13 flood alerts are in place today, Tuesday December 18, including one flood warning where flooding is expected and immediate action required.

If you live in a flood warning zone, you need to turn ...

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