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A Burnham-On-Sea leisure club is set to re-open to the public next week after being shut for seven months due to the Coronavirus pandemic.
Highbridge's war memorial is being refurbished in time for this year's Remembrance Day commemorations.
Police have this week appealed for information following a summer burglary in Highbridge in which a car was stolen.
Burnham-On-Sea Farmers Market will be returning to the town centre this Friday (30th October) for only the second time since February due to the Coronavirus pandemic.
Highbridge's Proper Job store is temporarily closed after a staff member tested positive for Coronavirus this week.
Somerset has been bolstered by 130 extra officers since the government launched its major police recruitment drive a year ago, new figures show.
A Burnham-On-Sea runner hopes to raise hundreds of pounds for the Highbridge and Burnham Food Bank by completing a challenge during November.
Burnham-On-Sea photographer Kylie Jade is opening a new photography studio in the town this week.
Dozens of giant poppies are appearing on lamp posts in Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge town centres to mark the annual Poppy Appeal.
Somerset County Council says it has this week issued a court summons in a legal bid to move a group of travellers who have been pitched up on Burnham-On-Sea seafront for six weeks.
Somerset's Covid-19 infection rate has risen in all four districts according to the latest official figures released on Wednesday (October 28th).
Officers are appealing for help from members of the public to locate a wanted man from North Dorset who has links to Somerset.
A man has been arrested after a stabbing incident in Highbridge on Monday evening (October 26th).
Repair work is set to begin underneath Burnham-On-Sea's Pavilion after years of stormy seas have caused erosion.
Somerset County Council's response to free school meals falls short, claim local Liberal Democrats.
Somerset's latest weekly rate of new Covid-19 infections has shown another increase.
Avon and Somerset Police are establishing a dedicated COVID-19 team to attend reports of breaches of the current emergency regulations.
Burnham-On-Sea's Victoria Hotel is providing free lunches to children in the town over the half-term holiday following the Government's decision not to provide funding for school holiday meals for children in struggling families.
Burnham-On-Sea Coastguards were called to Brean Down on Monday evening (October 26th) to investigate reports of a woman entering the sea.