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Taunton is the county town of somerset and home of Orchard FM, Taunton Cider, Richard Huish, Somerset County Cricket Club and Taunton School.

Glastonbury fined over sewage leak

24/05/2016 - The organisers of Glastonbury Festival are fined £12,000 for allowing human sewage to leak into a stream, causing "extensive" pollution and killing fish.

No Date For Hinkley Nuclear Plant

24/05/2016 - The head of EDF Energy can give no date to MPs for the start of construction of the £18bn EPR reactor at Hinkley in Somerset.

VIDEO: GoPro shows life through toddler's eyes

25/05/2016 - A father wanted to know what life through his toddler son's eyes looks like so he strapped a GoPro to him to find out.

VIDEO: The Football League For Overweight Men

24/05/2016 - A football league exclusively for men who classed as obese has been launched in Somerset.

Town's railway bridge to be removed

23/05/2016 - A former railway bridge is set to be removed as part of the multi-million pound Northern Inner Distributor Road in Taunton.

The Teenager Who Sparked An Internet Scandal

16/05/2016 - The teenager who sparked an internet storm

Gubbins notches first Middlesex century

24/05/2016 - Opener Nick Gubbins scores his maiden century for Middlesex as their batsmen close down Somerset's commanding total.

Ashton Rejects England Saxons Call-up

24/05/2016 - Saracens wing Chris Ashton rejects a place in the England Saxons squad, which includes Danny Cipriani, for their South Africa tour.