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Tuesday, June 21, 2016
The town is home to a wide variety of businesses housed in buildings full of character

This busy town on the Somerset Levels is gearing up for its season of celebrations

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Wednesday, June 1, 2016
The RAF Red Arrows. Photo: Paul Johnson

Royal Naval Air Station Yeovilton will open its gates on 2 July for the Royal Navy’s premier airshow.

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Education

15:33
Millfield Colour Run

Charlotte Skidmore looks at what is going on in the world of education

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Friday, April 29, 2016
The award was presented at Buckingham Palace

We found out what’s happening in the world of education

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Walks

Friday, May 13, 2016
Stoke St Mary is an attractive village

Not far from the hurry of the M5 and Taunton town centre lie attractive countryside, historic villages and paths redolent with history

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Recipes

Thursday, June 16, 2016
The team at Yeo Valley share some of their top barbecue recipes

Yeo Valley canteen is proud of the beef it serves up to staff and customers as it’s from its own animals grown on its own farm. Here the Somerset producer shares a great recipe for turning that meat into sumptuous summer burgers, along with a bit on the side and something sweet for afters.

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Wednesday, December 23, 2015
Hot chocolate fondant

The alternative menu: Sam Moody is Executive Head Chef at The Bath Priory. Here he has come up with something a little different for Christmas Day.

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Interiors

13:58
Items made by South West Blacksmiths

From bottle-openers to bespoke chandeliers, palace railings to helter-skelter rides, West Country Blacksmiths does it all

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Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Cross Lane House in the Exmoor village of Allerford

Sarah Ford visits a wonderfully preserved late medieval hotel that has slowly revealed its secrets to its owners

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Celebrity interviews

Friday, June 10, 2016
Gerry Cottle

Bernard Bale speaks to the attraction owner who also happens to be one of the biggest names in the magical world of circus.

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Tuesday, March 22, 2016
John was brought up in Weston super Mare

PHOTOS PA Images

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Events

14:58
Award-winning author and illustrator Petr Horacek is due to appear at the festival

Well known for the Minster church, its distinctive market square and thriving arts centre, the town of Ilminster is preparing to host a literary festival too from 1-9 June. The idea for this ambitious event was spawned by Ilminster resident Brenda Lake who hopes it will put the town on the literary map and encourage visitors.

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Wednesday, June 1, 2016
The RAF Red Arrows. Photo: Paul Johnson

Royal Naval Air Station Yeovilton will open its gates on 2 July for the Royal Navy’s premier airshow.

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Restaurants

Friday, June 10, 2016
(c) Shaiith, Getty Images

Calling all vegans and vegetarians! We have lots of delicious eateries in Somerset to curb your hunger: everything from cleansing juices and breakfasts to three course fine dining

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Friday, June 3, 2016
The chowder

I first visited the Oak House in Axbridge a couple of years ago, when the menu was interesting but perhaps a little too off the wall for a lot of people.

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Gardens

Saturday, May 28, 2016
Monty Saul

Monty Saul talks to Sarah Ford about an exciting new development at Kilver Court

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Gardening: Victoriana style

Friday, May 27, 2016
The Victorians loved bright colours

Create a touch of the Victoriana in your own garden thanks to Hestercombe’s head gardener Claire Greenslade

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Thursday, July 30, 2015
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