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Combe St Nicholas FC supporters prepare for fancy dress charity bike ride

Combe St Nicholas FC supporters prepare for fancy dress charity bike ride

Lucky escape for family after crash

Lucky escape for family after crash

WEATHER: Char and Ilminster are set for sunshine and showers

WEATHER: Chard set for sunshine and showers

Nervous wait for GCSE students from Chard and Ilminster ends as fantastic results celebrated

Nervous wait for GCSE students from Chard and Ilminster ends as fantastic results celebrated

INSECTS: Charlie Cuss and Misha Vowles taking part in the mask making

Children's mask-making leads to insects take over Chard Library: PICTURES

TAKEN: Paul Butterworth with his bike, which was stolen outside of Cresta in Chard on August 19.

Chard cyclist has bike stolen after completing 1,000 mile ride

PROCESSION: Council chairmen, councillors and guests follow Father Jeff Williams to the Civic Service

Mayor of Chard holds Civic Service at St Mary's

Ferne Animal Sanctuary near Chard ready to celebrate 75 years of caring

Ferne Animal Sanctuary near Chard ready to celebrate 75 years of caring

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FIRE: Paramedics were called to check the health of a child

Paramedics called to Crewkerne following fire

Domestic blaze causes severe damage in Chard

House gutted as blaze takes hold in Chard home

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Chard Girls' Brigade raise charity funds: PICTURE

Chard Girls' Brigade raise charity funds: PICTURE

Open day at Chard Cricket Club

Open day at Chard Cricket Club

School bus changes for Chard and Ilminster pupils

School bus changes for Chard and Ilminster pupils

Chard man opts for trial over racially aggravated assault charge

Chard man opts for trial over racially aggravated assault charge

Chard man charged with racially aggravated assault faces trial after pleading not guilty

Chard man charged with racially aggravated assault faces trial after pleading not guilty

Free parking plan as radical change needed to boost Chard trade

Free parking plan as radical change needed to boost Chard trade

Man arrested for carrying offensive weapon in Chard

Man arrested for carrying offensive weapon in Chard

Fantastic results for Holyrood Academy students

Fantastic results for Holyrood Academy students

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Help needed in Chard as foodbank need rises during summer

Help needed in Chard as foodbank need rises during summer

Soldier bit woman on face during Chard row

Soldier bit woman on face during Chard row

Chard addict stole twice from same store

Chard addict stole twice from same store

Chard man to face trail over racially aggravated assault charge

Chard man to face trail over racially aggravated assault charge

Chard students celebrate A-Level results: PICTURES

Chard students celebrate A-Level results: PICTURES

Chard base for foodbank collections

Chard base for foodbank collections

WEATHER: The Met Office is predicting sunshine and clouds

ALL CLEAR: Sunshine and clouds after last week's rain

Soulful jazz tunes by Maggie Reeday and her trio

Chardstock Street Fayre set to return in September

Somerset basks in sunny day after previous heavy rainfall

Somerset basks in sunny day after previous heavy rainfall

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Bid to improve Chard’s flagging Tourist Information Centre

Bid to improve Chard’s flagging Tourist Information Centre

Thieves steal £350 Chard litter bin... twice

Thieves steal £350 Chard litter bin... twice

TORRENTIAL: The downpour will last from the morning, through lunchtime, and into the middle of the afternoon

WEATHER WARNING: Met Office issue warning for whole of Somerset as downpour strikes

Chard Jedward lookalike stole sex toy, spot cream and hairspray

Chard Jedward lookalike stole sex toy, spot cream and hairspray

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Chard opticians hosts collection drive

FUN OF THE FAIR: Members of the Chard Entertainment Society and Chard Carnival Committee outside the Guildhall in Chard.

CLOS seeks new name for new members

CHARITY: Desi Fradgley, left, and Olivia Henry-Riley, from Horseshoes and Handprints, welcomed by Sainsbury's staff.

Sainsbury's choose local charity Horseshoes and Handprints

Chard Tourist Information Centre ready to fight decreased footfall

Chard Tourist Information Centre ready to fight decreased footfall

Chard bag snatcher desperate for drugs fix targeted mother with small toddler

Chard bag snatcher desperate for drugs fix targeted mother with small toddler

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1940's theme for Ferne Animal Sanctuary family fun day: PICTURES

1940's theme for Ferne Animal Sanctuary family fun day: PICTURES

MACHINERY: Vintage tractors from years gone by

Yesterday’s Farming Show makes welcome return

St Margaret's Hospice urge people to make Time for Tea

£1000 wasted after replacement bins stolen twice

£1000 wasted after replacement bins stolen twice

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'Only been given a lift': DNA found in stolen Chard car

'Only been given a lift': DNA found in stolen Chard car

Ornamental Chard roundabout could be flattened to improve safety

Ornamental Chard roundabout could be flattened to improve safety

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£15,000 Guildhall repairs back by councillors

£15,000 Guildhall repairs back by councillors

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'Best dance band anywhere' returns to the David Hall

Cheer Up Chard to tackle litter problem

BUBBLES: Sean Timpson, Bea Speke, Charlotte Speke and Keira Timpson

Ferne Animal Sanctuary open for 1940's fun day

The public toilets off of Holyrood Street, Chard. Photo: Steve Sowden.

How much to spend a penny? Chard Town Council looks at taking over loos

Council tax scam warning

SCAM ALERT: Bogus council tax scammers target Somerset

Green Flag Awards for Ham Hill and Chard Reservoir

Green Flag Awards for Ham Hill and Chard Reservoir

Sustainable Chard group sets up

Sustainable Chard group sets up

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