Cheddar News

Students from Cheddar and Axbridge reflect on results day and look to the future

Posted: 14.08.20 by The Editor Local News



Students from Cheddar and Axbridge have reflected on their grades after results day and are now looking to the future. Sophie Frankpitt, of Axbridg...

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Somerset Independents pressure group applies to become political party

Posted: 14.08.20 by The Editor Local News



A new political party could soon be formed to represent the people of Somerset in the 2021 local elections. The Somerset Independents pressure grou...

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Districts proposing two unitary authorities instead of One Somerset plan

Posted: 14.08.20 by The Editor Local News



Somerset councillors are at loggerheads over whether their county should be ruled by one unitary authority or two. Somerset County Council approved...

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Cheddar area roadworks for week commencing August 17

Posted: 14.08.20 by The Editor Local News



The B3135 through Cheddar Gorge is the only major road into the village that does not have temporary traffic lights scheduled for next week. On the...

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A38 set to be closed for hours after burst water main causes sinkhole in the road in Sidcot

Posted: 14.08.20 by The Editor Local News



The A38 is closed this morning (August 14) through Sidcot after a burst water main caused a sinkhole to appear in the road that caused a coach to get ...

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Wells Festival of Literature to have a new look for 2020 as Jeremy Vine is confirmed

Posted: 13.08.20 by Liz Bowskill Local News



Wells Festival of Literature will definitely take place this October. Fans can look forward to a new version of this highly popular event. The orga...

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Kings Academy in Cheddar sets up A-level results appeals email hotline after results downgraded

Posted: 13.08.20 by The Editor Local News



The Kings Academy in Cheddar has set up an appeals email hotline after seeing a large number of A-level results reduced by a grade. In a statement ...

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Students at Kings Academy in Cheddar praised for top A-level results and their determination

Posted: 13.08.20 by The Editor Local News



Students at Kings Academy Sixth in Cheddar are celebrating their A-level and Level 3 vocational results today (August 13). The students have worked...

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Police appeal after collision between Land Rover and cyclist near Charterhouse

Posted: 12.08.20 by The Editor Local News



Avon and Somerset Police appealing for witnesses and motorists with dashcam footage of a collision near Charterhouse to come forward. A collision b...

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30-year-old Stone Allerton man died after taking toxic combination of drugs

Posted: 12.08.20 by The Editor Local News



A 30-year-old man died in Stone Allerton after taking a toxic mixture of morphine, diazepam and cocaine, an inquest has heard. The inquest into the...

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