21st October 2018
  • Apple FM Audio

    Taunton Carnival: Results and Video

    The 53rd annual Taunton illuminated carnival took place on Saturday (20th Oct) and was a massive success. After a lull in crowd numbers last year, due to storm Brian, the streets were once again packed [...]
  • Local News

    Check which roads are gritted this winter

    With winter fast approaching, highways teams in Somerset are ready to grit 720 miles of road every time frost, ice or snow is predicted. Because of the huge financial pressures facing Somerset County Council due to falling Government funding [...]
  • Local News

    Be Proud Awards 2019 Nominations Now Open!

    Nominations for your policing heroes within Bath, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, North Somerset and Somerset are being called for by the area’s Police and Crime Commissioner Sue Mountstevens and Chief Constable Andy Marsh. The annual Be [...]
  • Local News

    Street Wardens to patrol Town Centre

    Street wardens have been deployed in Taunton town centre this week to provide reassurance for shoppers and visitors following concerns over rough sleeping and anti-social behaviour. Taunton Deane Borough Council is initially funding the wardens [...]

NEWS HEADLINES

Crew called to fire at Taunton Recycling Centre

Local News
16th October 2018 0
Taunton fire crew were called to a fire in a building within a recycling centre on Depot Road, Priorswood Industrial Estate, at 11:27 this morning (Tuesday). On arrival, the crew confirmed that there was a […]

Taunton Carnival 2018: Everything you need to know

Local News
16th October 2018 0
This Saturday (20th Oct) will see the 53rd annual illuminated Taunton Carnival. The route will start at Tangier Way bridge and will move through North Street, East Street and East Reach, ending at the junction […]

Security tight for Great Wookey pumpkin weigh-in

Local News
16th October 2018 0
Security guards have been hired to keep watch over pumpkins at Wookey Hole Caves as growers compete for prizes at the final weigh-in.   With a bevy of prizes on offer – including £1,000 for the […]

Crews called to domestic property fire in Taunton

Local News
16th October 2018 0
Fire appliances from Taunton were mobilised to a report of a fire within a domestic property on Moorland Road in Taunton at 00:46 this morning (Tuesday). Once the crew arrived, the officer in charge confirmed a small fire […]