Successful year of fundraising for Rotary Club of Crewkerne District

Chard & Ilminster News:

2:00pm Sunday 19th October 2014

FOLLOWING a successful year of fundraising, the Rotary Club of Crewkerne District were pleased to present Zoe Steer, from Parkinson's UK with a cheque for £3,000 at a recent Fun Quiz Night.

Crewkerne cobbler nets top repairing prize

Chard & Ilminster News:

1:00pm Sunday 28th September 2014

COBBLER Al King, from The Menders, in South Street, has won a shoe repairing contest.

Afternoon tea and flower arranging in Misterton

Chard & Ilminster News: Carers coffee morning

6:00pm Sunday 21st September 2014

AFTERNOON tea and flower arranging will take place in aid of Cancer Research UK in Misterton.

Yoga class to start in Martock

Chard & Ilminster News: Vinyasa Flow Yoga

6:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

AGE UK Somerset, with funding from South Somerset District Council, will be starting up a yoga, stretch and flex class in Martock.

Badminton sessions at Crewkerne Sports Centre

Chard & Ilminster News: Image of racket and shuttlecock for badminton for sport

5:08pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

BADMINTON sessions are starting at Crewkerne Sports Centre.

Crewkerne street fair organisers defend "ridiculous" traffic

Chard & Ilminster News: Diversions in place while roads are resurfaced

2:00pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

ORGANISERS of a street fair in Crewkerne have defended claims the event caused ‘ridiculous’ traffic chaos in the town.

Crewkerne diversions "ridiculous" as town traffic hits standstill

Chard & Ilminster News: Diversions in place while roads are resurfaced

9:40am Friday 5th September 2014

TRADERS and rush-hour commuters say traffic in Crewkerne is "ridiculous" this morning (September 5).

Crewkerne funfair date approaches

Chard & Ilminster News: The hog roast again proved popular.

12:00pm Monday 1st September 2014

THE funfair will be back in town on the first Friday and Saturday of September.

INQUESTS: Two South Somerset cases opened and adjourned

Chard & Ilminster News:

4:00pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

A CORONER has opened inquests into the deaths of two women from South Somerset.

Tour of Crewkerne town gardens

Chard & Ilminster News:

8:00am Monday 25th August 2014

A RARE opportunity to view some of the town’s gardens not normally on public display is coming up.

Crewkerne student combines A-levels with Africa trip

Chard & Ilminster News:

10:39am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A STUDENT from Crewkerne had double cause for celebration this week.

A LEVEL RESULTS: Almost half of Wadham School students get two A* to B grades

Chard & Ilminster News:

10:31am Friday 15th August 2014

WADHAM School is celebrating again after another year of impressive A Level results.

Crewkerne film-maker launched Somerset DVD

Chard & Ilminster News:

10:00am Friday 15th August 2014

A FILM-MAKER born and bred in Crewkerne has written and presented a DVD showcasing the delights of his beloved county.

Public display of gardens in Crewkerne

Chard & Ilminster News:

5:00pm Sunday 10th August 2014

A RARE opportunity to view some of the town’s gardens not normally on public display is coming up.

Thieves steal charity box from Crewkerne Pharmacy

Chard & Ilminster News:

5:00pm Friday 8th August 2014

CRUEL thieves have stolen a charity box believed to have almost £50 in it from Crewkerne Pharmacy.

Road traffic collision in Crewkerne

Chard & Ilminster News:

8:14am Wednesday 6th August 2014

EMERGENCY services were called to a road traffic collision involving four vehicles at 5.45am this morning (August 6).

Police appeal: house fire in Crewkerne

Chard & Ilminster News: Police warning after thefts in car parks

9:33am Tuesday 5th August 2014

A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of arson following a house fire in Crewkerne last month.

Woman hurt in Crewkerne collision

Chard & Ilminster News: ambulance - zxc

9:40pm Friday 1st August 2014

FIREFIGHTERS freed a woman trapped in a car which was left stuck on a high bank after a single-vehicle collision in Clapton Road, Crewkerne.

Appeal to save pill box near Crewkerne

Chard & Ilminster News:

10:00am Tuesday 29th July 2014

A SOUTH Somerset man fears local history could be lost if a piece of military history is knocked down.

Six crews tackle major fire in Crewkerne

Chard & Ilminster News:

6:35am Tuesday 29th July 2014

FIREFIGHTERS are investigating the cause of a major fire at an empty home in South Street, Crewkerne, in the early hours.

Hinton St George church's restoration award

Chard & Ilminster News:

10:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

SENSITIVE repairs to a 17th century family monument in St George’s Church at Hinton St George have won a prestigious award.

Vintage and antiques fair in Crewkerne

8:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

A VINTAGE and antiques fair will be held at Henhayes Community Centre to commemorate the start of the First World War.

Single vehicle crash near Crewkerne

Chard & Ilminster News: Firefighters tackle car fire in Widnes

8:57am Friday 11th July 2014

A CAR crashed near Crewkerne in the early hours of this morning (July 11).

Maiden Beech Academy's budding inventors at awards ceremony

Chard & Ilminster News:

4:00pm Thursday 10th July 2014

BUDDING scientists and inventors were rewarded for their ingenuity at The Big Bang South West awards ceremony last week.

PICTURES: Wadham School prom

Chard & Ilminster News:

3:09pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

WADHAM School’s annual year 11 prom at Haselbury Mill took on a Big Top theme.

Antiques Bazaar in Crewkerne second year anniversary

9:00am Saturday 5th July 2014

ANTIQUES Bazaar in Crewkerne is going from strength to strength almost two years since launching, say traders.

Man charged with Crewkerne church arson to appear in Yeovil Magistrates

Chard & Ilminster News: Nicholas Jackson was handed a four-month jail term but had served that time in custody on remand

4:06pm Tuesday 1st July 2014

A 24-YEAR-OLD man will appear in court tomorrow (July 2) in connection to a fire at St Bartholomew’s Church in Crewkerne.

Small fire in Crewkerne church

Chard & Ilminster News: Driver cut free from crash in Bathpool, Taunton

5:17pm Monday 30th June 2014

A FIRE started in a church in Crewkerne this afternoon (June 30).

Crewkerne foster carer encourages others to follow suit

Chard & Ilminster News:

4:36pm Monday 30th June 2014

A FOSTER carer from Crewkerne has encouraged more people to help play a pivotal role in ensuring struggling families stay together. 

Crewkerne train station volunteers needed

Chard & Ilminster News: ON THE RIGHT TRACK: The High Speed Train is coming to Weymouth.

7:00am Sunday 29th June 2014

VOLUNTEERS are needed to help manage Crewkerne’s train station.

New department at Crewkerne Community Hospital

Chard & Ilminster News: Sam Smith in the intensive care unit at the Royal Bolton Hospital

12:00pm Wednesday 25th June 2014

PATIENTS in need of rehabilitation at Crewkerne Community Hospital can now receive their treatment in a sparkling new department.

FEATURE: The journey of Wadham School in Crewkerne

Chard & Ilminster News: FEATURE: The journey of Wadham School in Crewkerne

9:45am Wednesday 25th June 2014

ASK most people where they envisage themselves being in five to ten years’ time and many could not give you a concrete answer.

PICTURES: The Archie Project at St Bartholomew's First School

Chard & Ilminster News: Image from PictureGalleryModule_ID:3182883

3:49pm Monday 9th June 2014

CHILDREN from St Bartholomew’s School in Crewkerne dressed as scarecrows for a day for The Archie Project.

Vehicle fire outside St Bartholomews First School in Crewkerne

Chard & Ilminster News: Firefighters tackle car fire in Widnes

3:11pm Monday 9th June 2014

A VEHICLE caught fire outside St Batholomews First School in Crewkerne in the early hours of this morning (June 9).

Hinton St George film night shows 12 Years a Slave

Chard & Ilminster News: BLOCKBUSTERChiwetel Ejiofor in a still from 12 Years A Slave

8:00am Monday 9th June 2014

THE village’s Flix in the Stix presents the film 12 Years a Slave (15) on Saturday, June 14.

Serenade Choir from Ilminster perform at St Bartholomew’s Church in Crewkerne

7:00am Saturday 7th June 2014

ST Bartholomew’s Church is hosting a concert on tonight (June 7) at 7.30pm, with the Stanchester Quire and the Serenade Choir from Ilminster.

Red deer spotted at Wayford near Crewkerne

Chard & Ilminster News: Red deer spotted at Wayford near Crewkerne

5:00pm Tuesday 3rd June 2014

READER Lewis Bates snapped this picture of a newly born Red Deer calf at the South- West Deer Rescue Centre at Wayford near Crewkerne.

Crewkerne twinning group tennis tournament

Chard & Ilminster News: Cheap Tennis Court Hire

1:13pm Tuesday 27th May 2014

CREWKERNE & District Twinning Association is looking for participants for a tennis tournament in Bure-sur- Yvette, France – one of its twin towns.

New faces for Crewkerne solicitors

Chard & Ilminster News: New faces for Crewkerne solicitors

8:00pm Monday 26th May 2014

CREWKERNE solicitors Humphries Kirk has made three appointments.

Chard and Ilminster thunderstorm - your pictures

Chard & Ilminster News: Photo: Robin Morrison.

12:40pm Wednesday 21st May 2014

THE dramatic thunderstorm which hit the region on Monday night might have been a nightmare for pets - but it was a dream for keen photographers as these pictures show.

Police appeal: Attempted burglary at Co-op in Merriott

Chard & Ilminster News: nswebpix police crime tape

10:53am Wednesday 21st May 2014

POLICE are hunting for people who tried to break in to the Co-op store in Merriott.

Masterchef final disappointment for Merriott woman

Chard & Ilminster News: FIRST COURSE: Gregg Wallace and John Torode cook up a new series of Masterchef

4:34pm Monday 19th May 2014

A WOMAN from Merriot has fallen at the final hurdle of the BBC's MasterChef contest.

Superfast car built by Crewkerne firm

4:16pm Monday 19th May 2014

A CREWKERNE car manufacturer has created a superfast vehicle which could keep up with the world's fastest motors.

Minis on show at Misterton Annual Fete

Chard & Ilminster News: Minis on display last year

5:00pm Wednesday 14th May 2014

MISTERTON Annual Fete takes place at the recreation ground and village hall on Sunday.

Pottery workshops in Crewkerne

Chard & Ilminster News: Potterne Springs WI - November Monthly Meeting - Pottery & Scultping

7:00am Thursday 1st May 2014

DROP-IN pottery workshops are running at the Henhayes Centre in Crewkerne.

Crewkerne thug Daryl Noake jailed for attack on father-of-four

Chard & Ilminster News: Daryl Noake

6:00am Wednesday 30th April 2014

A THUG who left a father-of-four in a coma fighting for his life following a brutal late-night attack has been jailed.

Somerset Chamber of Commerce business conference dates confirmed

Chard & Ilminster News: How many hands will Alan Pardew be shaking this summer to get deals done?

10:00am Sunday 27th April 2014

BUSINESSES in South Somerset can take part in the sixth annual Somerset in Business Conference in June.

Tree blocking A356 in Crewkerne

Chard & Ilminster News: Tree blocking A356 in Crewkerne

8:56am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

MOTORISTS are being warned to watch out for a tree which is partially blocking a major route in Crewkerne.

Transit van fire in Crewkerne

Chard & Ilminster News: Fire fighters rescue baby locked in house

3:10pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

A TRANSIT van caught fire in West Street, Crewkerne, at 4am yesterday (Tuesday).

Haselbury Mill fun day in memory of Crewkerne mother

Chard & Ilminster News: Ruth Osborne.

10:00am Saturday 12th April 2014

THE family of a much-loved mother is running a fun day in her memory.

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