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Hinkley C funding for TICs

WEST Somerset Council has agreed to release another £50,000 from its Hinkley Point C funding pot to support a trio of tourist information centres in the district and tourism activities across the county.

Nether Stowey accident

NETHER Stowey firefighters helped police at the scene of an accident on the A39 on Friday evening.

Community trust fund

THE first grants from Exmoor Community Trust Fund to support community projects within the Exmoor National Park boundary are now available, Somerset Community Foundation has announced.

New health care deal

HEALTH chiefs are promising a more integrated approach to urgent health care services across Somerset following a deal with a new provider.

Euro IT certificates

Euro IT certificates

STUDENTS who have mastered the internet received official recognition for their achievements at a special presentation in Minehead.

Latest Sport
More regatta success for young rowers

More regatta success for young rowers

WIMBLEBALL Rowing Club’s youngsters notched up more successes at the Totnes and Bridgetown Royal Regatta on the River Dart at the weekend.

100 runners tackle gruelling course

100 runners tackle gruelling course

SUNDAY saw Minehead Running Club’s first major event of the year as the Seaview 17 attracted well over 100 runners from far and wide.

North Devon Cricket League

Dulverton v Bideford

DULVERTON travelled to Westward Ho! to take on Bideford in the North Devon League and lost with five balls to go.

Avalon Golf League

MINEHEAD and West Somerset Golf Club’s A team travelled to Enmore Park in Division Three of the Avalon League and although they lost 31/2-11/2 they secured 41/2 valuable points towards their push for promotion.

Cricket Fixtures for Saturday August 1


West of England Premier League

Bristol and Somerset Division

Frome v Minehead

Bristol and Somerset 2nd XI Division

Minehead II v Frome II

Somerset Division

Ashbrittle v Staplegrove

Wembdon v Bishops Lydeard

Somerset League

Division One

Bagborough v Winscombe

Watchet v Middlezoy

Division Two

Wells v Kilve

Division Four

Fitzhead v North Perrott II

Division Eight North

Banwell and Church II v Watchet II

Wembdon Academy v Spaxton

West Somerset League

Division One

Dulverton v Crowcombe

Holford v Bridgetown

Stogumber v Sampford Arundel

Wiveliscombe v Lydeard St Lawrence

Division Two

Bishops Hull vOver Stowey

Minehead A v Brompton Ralph

Taunton A v Morebath

Timberscombe v Bagborough II

Division Three

Bridgwater Pointers v Winsford

Crowcombe II v Churchinford

Roadwater II v Huish Champflower

Stoke St Mary v Ashbrittle II

Stoodleigh v Wiveliscombe II

Division Four

Brompton Ralph II v North Newton II

Buckland St Mary v Stogumber II

Milverton v Stoke St Mary II

Stoke St Gregory v Cannington

Division Five

Dunster v North Curry II

Kilve II v Stoke Saints

Lydeard St Lawrence II v Fitzhead II

Over Stowey II v Bishops Hull II