Superfast broadband will be delivered across Exmoor and Dartmoor by Airband, the Connecting Devon and Somerset team announces.
Two people are rescued from the Bristol Channel after they were found clinging to a derelict pier, screaming for help.
Police launch a murder inquiry a week after a Bath man, once jailed for what was called the word's biggest timeshare fraud, was shot dead.
Recycling trucks in the Bath area are being modified after the hot weather overheats the circuit boards of the waste compactors.
A man is charged with three counts of attempted murder after a group of people were stabbed in a street attack in Yeovil.
An extra £1.6m is put aside by Somerset County Council to pay for a new school in Yeovil.
Two-time Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Kauto Star is put down after suffering neck and pelvis injuries in a fall.
South West MPs tackle broadband black spots
"Free love-making", "hippies" and lots of mud
League Two side Yeovil sign Crawley defender Ryan Dickson and re-sign Fulham defender Stephen Arthurworrey on loan.
Exeter City and Yeovil Town will mark the fifth anniversary of former striker Adam Stansfield's death in their season-opener.
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