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James Heappey MP column: European Super League would have had an impact on local football

Posted: 21.04.21 by James Heappey Local News

The headlines have been dominated this week by the short-lived news that the biggest football clubs in the country were to join a European Super Leagu...

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More details revealed about previous convictions of motorist who caused fatal crash after driving from Wells at up to 105mph

Posted: 21.04.21 by Wells Nub News Local News

The Attorney General's Office have revealed more details about the previous convictions of the drink-driver who caused the death of a young wo...

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Wells firefighters called to tackle kitchen fire in Rodney Stoke

Posted: 21.04.21 by Wells Nub News Local News

Firefighters from Wells were called to tackle a kitchen fire at a bungalow in Rodney Stoke last night (April 20). Just before 11pm, three fire appl...

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Court of Appeal extends jail term for drink-driver who caused fatal crash after driving from Wells at up to 105mph

Posted: 20.04.21 by Wells Nub News Local News

A drink-driver, who caused the death of a young woman in a crash after driving from Wells at speeds of up to 105mph, has had his prison sentence incre...

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The latest Wells obituaries April 20 2021

Posted: 20.04.21 by Tim Lethaby Local News

BROCK, Angela Rosemary, of Wookey, passed away suddenly at home on 2nd April 2021. TATCHELL, Mary, of Shepton Mallet formerly Glastonbury, widow of...

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Referendum on local government in Somerset on hold following angry letter from secretary of state

Posted: 19.04.21 by Daniel Mumby - Local Democracy Reporter Local News

Plans to stage a referendum on the future of local government in Somerset have been put on hold following an angry letter from the secretary of state....

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Wells Property of the Week: Three-storey cottage with views of church up for sale

Posted: 19.04.21 by Tim Lethaby Local News

Our property section is full of great homes in the Wells area. Here is our top pick for the week: Three-bedroom cottage with views of St Cuthber...

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Driver of Land Rover seriously injured following crash in Chewton Mendip

Posted: 18.04.21 by Wells Nub News Local News

Avon and Somerset Police area appealing for witnesses and dash cam footage following a road traffic collision in Chewton Mendip. A black Land Rover...

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Be a Thatchers Pub Hero at these venues in Wells and Chilcompton

Posted: 18.04.21 by Tim Lethaby Local News

Thatchers Cider has launched an initiative to help support local pubs, bars, clubs and restaurants as they begin to reopen as Government restrictions ...

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James Heappey MP column: Small local businesses need our support more than ever

Posted: 17.04.21 by James Heappey Local News

This week has been significant for so many in our community, with non-essential retail, outdoor hospitality, gyms and hair and beauty salons all able ...

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