Two women die in A361 car and lorry crash

Two women have tragically died following a crash in Somerset. The collision, which left the A361 near Frome closed for most of Thursday afternoon (May 30) involved two cars and a lorry, Avon and Somerset Police has said.
Emergency services were called …

Weymouth train passengers suffer delays after points failure

The points failures at Westbury mean that fewer trains can run, and disruption is expected until the end of the day.
Services between Westbury and Weymouth via Yeovil Pen Mill will be impacted.
For passengers travelling from Weymouth towards Westbury r…

Bradford on Avon rail bridge replacement faces further delay

The long-running project was originally intended to be finished by March but is now expected to be completed by Monday, December 18.
In early November Network Rail said it was “on track” to complete the project by the end of the month but that target h…

New Somerset school to be created near sports centre

A new school for children with special needs will soon be opened near a Somerset sports centre. Somerset County Council[1] entered into a partnership in June 2022 with NHS[2] Somerset[3] and Homes2Inspire to deliver ten new children’s homes across the …

Travel Guide – Frome Town –

FA Trophy Round 2 Sat 18 November Badgers Sports Ground

Frome Town

Badgers Hill has been the Robins’ home since their inception in 1904 and has a capacity of 3,000.
Frome’s main stand has approximately 250 seats. There are some metal …

Plans for rail link to Somerset gigafactory site in the balance

Efforts to connect a major Somerset employment site to the national rail network remain in the balance until plans for a new ‘gigafactory’ are signed off. The Gravity enterprise zone lies on the former Royal Ordnance factory site between the villages o…

Police appeal for witnesses following collision on Rodden Road

POLICE are appealing for any witnesses to come forward following a collision on Rodden Road on Thursday 19th October which has left a man in hospital in a critical condition.
The collision happened just before 9am between a VW Golf and a skip lorry.
A …

Herefordshire floods: lorry crash closes busy A4103 road

A LORRY crash has closed a busy Herefordshire main road this morning.
The A4103 Hereford to Worcester road is closed to the Hereford side of Fromes Hill, near the Volvo garage, a police spokesperson said.
The lorry has left the road due to flooding and…