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Weare Academy First School pupil wins competition to name pre-school dragon

Posted: 13.04.21 by Tim Lethaby Local News



Earlier this year, the Wessex Learning Trust launched a competition to name its new pre-school mascot. Followign more than 200 entries from childre...

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Got an event coming up? Spread the word with our new look What's On section

Posted: 12.04.21 by Tim Lethaby Local News



With the roadmap out of lockdown moving along we are all looking forward to getting together again. Many are now planning events in our village and we...

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There could be a nuclear fusion reactor in long-term plans for Hinkley Point site

Posted: 12.04.21 by By Local Democracy Reporter Daniel Mumby Local News



There could be a nuclear fusion reactor under one long-term proposal for the Hinkley Point site. The UK Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA) has been as...

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Lockdown restrictions: Here is what is changing for Cheddar residents from April 12

Posted: 12.04.21 by Tim Lethaby Local News



Outdoor hospitality will be among those reopening in Cheddar today (April 12) as planned easements to the coronavirus restrictions go ahead. Signif...

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First West of England announces changes to the 126 service through Cheddar and Axbridge

Posted: 11.04.21 by Tim Lethaby Local News



Bus operator First West of England will be adjusting the 126 service that goes through Cheddar and Axbridge from today (Sunday April 11). Services...

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Cheddar's MP pays tribute to the Duke of Edinburgh

Posted: 10.04.21 by Tim Lethaby Local News



Following the sad news yesterday (April 9) that His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, has passed away, Cheddar's MP James Heapp...

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Non-essential retail gets ready to reopen in the Cheddar area

Posted: 09.04.21 by Tim Lethaby Local News



Sedgemoor District Council says it is working with shop-keepers, traders and larger national chain stores in the Cheddar area, following the Governmen...

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The Duke of Edinburgh has died, Buckingham Palace announces

Posted: 09.04.21 by Cheddar Nub News Local News



The Duke of Edinburgh has died, Buckingham Palace has announced. A spokesman for the Royal Family said: “It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty ...

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Success for Cheddar and Rooksbridge organisations in 2021 Somerset Business Awards

Posted: 08.04.21 by Tim Lethaby Local News



The winners of the 2021 Somerset Business Awards have been announced in the first virtual awards ceremony, hosted by BBC journalist and presenter, Cla...

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James Heappey MP column: Praise for the breadth of activity in the arts and heritage industry

Posted: 07.04.21 by James Heappey Local News



In my column this week, I want to look forward to the reopening of our economy and all the brilliant things we can look forward to in this part of the...

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