An aerial walkway is built around Dyrham Park mansion allowing visitors to see work being done to replace the roof.
Wealthier pensioners should be allowed to keep all their benefits, general election candidates in Frome and Somerton say.
Clevedon and Hastings piers are featuring in an academic study looking into Victorian seaside piers and how they fit with today's society.
A number of cygnets born at a medieval palace in Somerset are being monitored via a new 24-hour webcam.
A porpoise dies after it became stranded on Berrow Beach in Somerset.
Two circus performers tie the knot while balanced on a high-wire 25m (80ft) in the air.
The West's big election debate
A look behind the largely rural constituency
Somerset need to do some "soul-searching" after their third County Championship defeat in a row, says Marcus Trescothick.
Somerset are bowled out for just 90 as Worcestershire win by an innings and 62 runs inside three days at New Road.
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