Westfield Academy "good", Ofsted inspectors say

Yeovil Express:

11:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

WESTFIELD Academy in Yeovil has been judged "good" by school inspectors.

Police appeal: Two motorbikes stolen from Yeovil showroom

Yeovil Express:

5:55pm Monday 29th September 2014

POLICE are looking to track down two motorbikes stolen from a showroom in Yeovil.

Car flips onto its roof after collision with parked vehicles and a wall in Yeovil

Yeovil Express:

4:10pm Monday 29th September 2014

TWO men had a lucky escape after their car hit parked cars and a wall before flipping over.

Yeovil Town cycle challenge from Paris

Yeovil Express: Picture: Action Images

3:00pm Saturday 27th September 2014

A CHARITY cycle ride to Yeovil Town’s Huish Park home will travel across the water this year.

Comedian Kevin Bridges book signing in Yeovil

Yeovil Express: Kevin Bridges

2:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

FUNNYMAN Kevin Bridges is heading to Yeovil for a book signing next month.

Chilton Cantelo children raise £1,000

Yeovil Express:

2:00pm Thursday 25th September 2014

CHILTON Cantelo School Year 6 pupils recently raised £1,000 so that less fortunate children could go to school this year.

Police appeal: Woman assaulted in Yeovil

Yeovil Express:

8:21am Wednesday 24th September 2014

A WOMAN was assaulted in the Westfield Avenue area of Yeovil and now police need help to catch the person responsible.

Property fire in Yeovil

Yeovil Express:

8:19am Wednesday 24th September 2014

A FIRE broke out at a house in Yeovil last night (September 23).

Fiveways Special School discuss future plans

Yeovil Express:

1:00pm Sunday 21st September 2014

GOVERNORS and trustees of Fiveways Special School met to discuss plans for their Phase 7 Strategy for development, which will involve further expanding the facilities available at the school to accommodate the additional pupils with complex needs who joined the school in September.

Fabulous Food award for Little Barwick Hotel in Yeovil

Yeovil Express:

1:00pm Saturday 20th September 2014

LITTLE Barwick House in Yeovil has won a Fabulous Food award in the first Sawday’s British Hotel awards.

Yeovil apprentice lands career at energy firm SSE

Yeovil Express:

2:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

TWO apprentices are plugging into a new career at energy firm SSE, where, as talented engineers and electricians of the future, they will be learning how to keep the area’s lights on and homes warm.

Morrisons launch food academy in Yeovil

Yeovil Express:

11:00am Thursday 18th September 2014

MORRISONS is launching the Academy of Food in Yeovil, a fresh new free education programme designed to help children understand where good food comes from.

Elderly woman rescued after two-car collision in Yeovil

Yeovil Express:

9:52am Wednesday 17th September 2014

AN elderly woman has to be rescued from a car following a crash in Yeovil last night (September 16).

David Wilson Homes helping bees over the winter

Yeovil Express: bee

9:00am Wednesday 17th September 2014

THE region’s bee population is currently gearing up for winter and while many bee-friendly plants are reaching the end of their flowering season, there is still much that can be done to help the bees survive the winter ahead.

Yeovil Annual Flower and Gardeners Market

Yeovil Express:

9:33am Tuesday 16th September 2014

It’s not too late to enjoy the marvellous floral display on the Yeovil roundabouts and at St John’s Church in the town centre as you head to this year’s Annual Flower and Gardeners Market.

Yeovil Athletics Arena renamed to remember Bill Whistlecroft MBE

Yeovil Express:

9:47am Monday 15th September 2014

YEOVIL Athletics Arena was officially renamed yesterday (September 14) to honour the late Bill Whistlecroft MBE.

Butterflies theme as Yeovil store raise money for Somerset Wildlife Trust

Yeovil Express:

2:00pm Saturday 13th September 2014

IT is all about butterflies for Beales department store in Yeovil, as it joins forces with art pottery company W. Moorcroft Ltd to raise funds for local conservation charity, Somerset Wildlife Trust.

Paint donations available for charities and community groups in Yeovil


4:00pm Thursday 11th September 2014

CHARITIES and community groups in Yeovil are being invited to apply for a paint donation from Dulux Decorator Centre, as part of its campaign to help worthy causes in the local area.

Teenager killed in Yeovil crash named as James Satchell

Yeovil Express:

9:11am Wednesday 10th September 2014

AN 18-year-old Bridgwater man who died in a two-car collision in the Yeovil area on Friday has been named as James Satchell.

John Clark wins Yeovil West by-election

Yeovil Express: Liberal Democrats will scrap Waltham Forest News, junior cabinet members and reverse Clyde Loakes 24% pay rise

8:56am Wednesday 10th September 2014

JOHN Clark has won the Yeovil West by-election.

Netballers in Yeovil finish top in first season

Yeovil Express:

8:50am Wednesday 10th September 2014

A NEWLY formed netball team sponsored by Building Craftsmen Yeovil has had a successful first year.

"Hungary 1, Yeovil Town 2" misprint sparks social media sensation

Yeovil Express:

1:04pm Monday 8th September 2014

A NEWSPAPER misprint showing a football results between Yeovil Town and Hungary has become a sensation on social media.

Sunflower competition for Yeovil youngsters

Yeovil Express:

2:00pm Saturday 6th September 2014

SCHOOLCHILDREN in Yeovil who took part in a sunflower competition for a national charity are being urged this month to send in their entries.

Police appeal: Woman assaulted in Yeovil

Yeovil Express: police officer rear

4:37pm Friday 5th September 2014

POLICE are appealing for the public’s help after a 27-year-old woman was assaulted in Yeovil.

Preston Sports Centre thanks retiring leisure assistant Helen Manfield

Yeovil Express:

12:00pm Friday 5th September 2014

AFTER two decades of dedicating her working life to Somerset’s sporting youngsters, leisure assistant and Badminton coach, Helen Manfield is retiring from Preston Sports Centre, near Yeovil.

Police appeal: Man dies in Yeovil car crash

Yeovil Express: nswebpix police crime tape

11:13am Friday 5th September 2014

ONE man has died and another was injured after two cars collided in Yeovil this morning (September 5).

Police appeal: Burglary at Yeovil property

Yeovil Express: nswebpix police crime tape

3:00pm Thursday 4th September 2014

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a burglary at a property in Yeovil.

Princes Street Dental Care in Yeovil celebrate 150 years

Yeovil Express:

2:00pm Thursday 4th September 2014

A YEOVIL dental team have celebrated an epic 150 years of family dentistry in the local community this August.

Four people stuck in a lift in Yeovil Marks and Spencer

Yeovil Express:

10:59am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

FOUR women had to be rescued by firefighters after they became stuck in a lift in Yeovil.

Man jailed for four-and-a-half years after Yeovil sexual assault

Yeovil Express:

10:42am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

A DETECTIVE has praised members of the public for their actions after a woman was sexually assaulted in a Yeovil underpass.

Round Table 'Free Night Out' offer

Yeovil Express: Borough has highest proportion of non-drinkers in North West, but hospital admissions due to alcohol abuse soaring

9:00am Wednesday 27th August 2014

ROUND Table, the UK’s largest young man’s organisation, is offering the men of Yeovil a free night out with the lads.

Car hits front porch of house in Yeovil collision

Yeovil Express: fire engine north yorkshire service - zxc

3:00pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

A CAR lef the road and collided through the garden and front porch of a house in Yeovil yesterday (August 25).

Yeovil man injured in police car pursuit

Yeovil Express:

4:02pm Sunday 24th August 2014

A MAN from Yeovil being pursued by Dorset Police has been taken to hospital with a serious arm injury after he was hit by a police car.

Man charged following stabbing incident in Yeovil

Yeovil Express:

2:55pm Sunday 24th August 2014

A 29-year-old man has been charged following an incident in Yeovil in which another man was stabbed.

Yeovil traders can enter Screwfix competition

Yeovil Express:

2:00pm Sunday 24th August 2014

TRADESMEN of Yeovil, put down your hammer, turn off your drill, as this year’s Britain’s Top Tradesman (BTT) competition from Screwfix has launched in the South West.

Large turnout for fun day at Yeovil Recreation Ground

Yeovil Express:

10:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

AROUND 2,000 people came along to run, climb, shoot and smash at the free Family Fun Day which was held at Yeovil Recreation Centre on Saturday 16 August.

Yeovil Hospital receives national seal of approval

Yeovil Express: Still time to nominate Worcestershire NHS staff for award

6:00pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A YEOVIL District Hospital unit is celebrating after receiving quality accreditation.

Chilton Cantelo School celebrate GCSE success

Yeovil Express:

11:34am Friday 22nd August 2014

Chilton Cantelo School pupils celebrated their GCSE results with 80% of pupils achieving A* to C grades.

Police warn Yeovil residents after spate of burglaries

Yeovil Express: Rawdon murder probe - police have started an investigation

4:12pm Thursday 21st August 2014

HOMEOWNERS in Yeovil are being reminded to keep their windows and doors secure to help beat the burglars.

Police appeal: 'Dog rage' assault in Yeovil

Yeovil Express:

1:13pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

POLICE in Yeovil are appealing for witnesses to an argument between two dog walkers that ended with a woman being threatened and hit around the head with a lead.

Two men charged with arson after fire at Yeovil tailors

Yeovil Express:

1:14pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

TWO men have been charged with arson following a fire at a tailors in Yeovil.

Four-piece band In the Pipeline to perform in Yeovil for charity gig

Yeovil Express:

3:00pm Friday 15th August 2014

FROM The Eagles and The Beatles to Elton John and Fleetwood Mac, In the Pipeline, a Somerset-based four-piece band will perform live at a Gluten Free charity evening at The Apple Tree Restaurant, Yeovil on Saturday, September 6.

Round the World cycle challenge at Yeovil Morrisons

Yeovil Express: BANNED: Morrisons has had an advert for its burgers barred

11:00am Friday 15th August 2014

THIS weekend [22-23 August 2014] Morrisons Yeovil colleagues will participate in a ‘Round the World Cycle Challenge’ which will see all 112 South West Morrisons stores cycle the 24,902 mile circumference of the globe to raise funds for charity Sue Ryder.

A LEVEL RESULTS: Yeovil College 99% pass rate

Yeovil Express:

10:28am Friday 15th August 2014

YEOVIL College students are celebrating after achieving an outstanding overall A Level pass rate of 99% for the sixth year in a row.

Police appeal: Window smashed in West Coker

Yeovil Express: nswebpix police crime tape

3:17pm Thursday 14th August 2014

POLICE are asking for help to try to find out how and why a window was smashed at a house in the High Street in West Coker.

Yeovil man jailed for four years after targeting young children

Yeovil Express:

3:16pm Thursday 14th August 2014

A MAN who targeted children with homemade posters offering music lessons has been sentenced to four years in prison.

Family fun day at Yeovil Recreation Ground

1:00pm Thursday 14th August 2014

FROM scaling the heights of the mobile climbing wall to trying out a range of exciting new sports, the free Family Fun Day at Yeovil Recreation Centre will have something for everyone on Saturday (August 16).

Yeovil Motor Company Volvo scheme

Yeovil Express: Volvo V40

11:00am Wednesday 13th August 2014

YEOVIL Motor Company is launching a new scheme to challenge customer perceptions about dealer servicing and highlight the real-world benefits that come with a visit to an authorised Volvo dealership.

Large fire rips through Yeovil businesses

Yeovil Express:

8:25am Tuesday 12th August 2014

FIREFIGHTERS spent several hours tackling flames which had engulfed a taxi rank and scooter sales room in Yeovil last night (August 12).

Police appeal: Break-in and arson at taxi office and tailors in Yeovil

Yeovil Express:

5:07pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

A CRIMINAL investigation has been launched after criminals caused "mindless damage" by breaking into two businesses and setting one on fire in Yeovil in the early hours of this morning (August 12).

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