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  1. 13/08/2014

    Ben takes your calls plus the best gossip from the county.

    First broadcast: 13 Aug 2014

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  2. 12/08/2014

    Ben takes your calls plus the best gossip from the county.

    First broadcast: 12 Aug 2014

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  3. 11/08/2014

    Ben takes your calls plus the best gossip from the county.

    First broadcast: 11 Aug 2014

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  4. 08/08/2014

    Ben takes your calls plus the best gossip from the county.

    First broadcast: 08 Aug 2014

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  5. 07/08/2014

    Ben takes your calls plus the best gossip from the county.

    First broadcast: 07 Aug 2014

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  6. 06/08/2014

    Ben takes your calls plus the best gossip from the county.

    First broadcast: 06 Aug 2014

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  7. 05/08/2014

    Ben takes your calls plus the best gossip from the county.

    First broadcast: 05 Aug 2014

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  8. 04/08/2014

    Ben takes your calls plus the best gossip from the county.

    First broadcast: 04 Aug 2014

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  9. Live from the 2014 Taunton Flower Show

    Ben heads to Vivary Park in the county town for the annual Taunton Flower Show.

    First broadcast: 01 Aug 2014

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  10. Would you care for someone in your home?

    Join Ben for the debate. Plus we learn about outdoor Shakespeare plays in Somerset.

    First broadcast: 31 Jul 2014

  11. The Hot Seat: What do we do about Somerset's traffic problems?

    Ben puts the Deputy Leader of Somerset County Council in the 'Hot Seat'.

    First broadcast: 30 Jul 2014

  12. How do people from other countries view Britain?

    Plus Ben takes your calls on an idea to cut council tax for community volunteers.

    First broadcast: 29 Jul 2014

  13. Does it really matter where our energy comes from?

    Plus Ben catches up with Yeovil boss Gary Johnson ahead of the new season.

    First broadcast: 28 Jul 2014

  14. What good news have you had recently?

    Ben and Producer Ross (pictured...looking happy) try to cheer Somerset up!

    First broadcast: 25 Jul 2014

  15. Live on board the BBC Somerset Bus in Langport

    Ben takes the show to Langport - broadcasting from the centre of the town.

    First broadcast: 24 Jul 2014

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  16. Jack Murley sits in for Ben

    Jack sits in and asks: does the Commonwealth mean anything any more?

    First broadcast: 23 Jul 2014

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  17. Ben attempts to solve your eyesore problems

    Ben gets you to report eyesores to him so he can try to get some action for you.

    First broadcast: 22 Jul 2014

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  18. Flying fears after the MH17 plane crash & Buddleia tips

    Plus Ben thinks he has the biggest Buddleia in the county - can you prove him wrong?

    First broadcast: 21 Jul 2014

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  19. Live from the Somerset Steam & Country Show, Low Ham

    Ben takes the programme to the Somerset Steam and Country Show in Low Ham near Langport.

    First broadcast: 18 Jul 2014

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  20. The most inspiring words you've ever heard

    After a letter was sent from teachers to pupils, Ben hears about your inspirations.

    First broadcast: 17 Jul 2014

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  21. M5 closure updates & Somerset's Arctic woman

    Full updates on the crash on the M5 which led to the motorway being closed.

    First broadcast: 16 Jul 2014

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  22. Dealing with change & a St Swithun's Day rainwatch!

    Ben puts the county on rainwatch to find out whether St Swithun will bring rain or sun!

    First broadcast: 15 Jul 2014

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  23. Who gets preferential treatment: men or women?

    Ahead of the vote on women bishops in the Church of England, Ben debates equality.

    First broadcast: 14 Jul 2014

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  24. Should you pay for obese people to get weight-loss surgery?

    Ben gets your thoughts on treatment for diabetes. Plus: day one of Priddy Folk Festival.

    First broadcast: 11 Jul 2014

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  25. Vernon Harwood sits in for Ben

    Vernon Harwood sits in for Ben to take your calls, plus the best gossip from the county.

    First broadcast: 10 Jul 2014

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  26. Vernon Harwood sits in for Ben

    Vernon Harwood sits in for Ben to take your calls, plus the best gossip from the county.

    First broadcast: 09 Jul 2014

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  27. Do you really need a Post Office any more?

    Join Ben for a debate on the future of the Post Office. Plus we discuss misdiagnosis.

    First broadcast: 08 Jul 2014

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  28. Where would you spend £63 million to improve Somerset?

    Plus Ben is joined by our garden expert Kathy Crouch who answers your questions on lawns.

    First broadcast: 07 Jul 2014

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  29. Your first job & Long Sutton charity golf day

    Ben hears about your first job after news that young people aren't ready for work.

    First broadcast: 04 Jul 2014

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  30. Jack Murley sits in for Ben

    Jack sits in for Ben to take your calls on the big issues.

    First broadcast: 03 Jul 2014

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