23 July 2014 Last updated at 15:51 ET

ME battle woman swims to ScillyBeth French

A Somerset woman who was once forced to use a wheelchair because of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS), or ME, swims 26 miles from Cornwall to the Isles of Scilly.


Deane HouseCouncil offices move idea rejected

Councillors in Taunton Deane reject proposals to sell off the borough council headquarters and move in with Somerset Council Council.

Car floating in the sea after becoming stuck in sinking mud off the Bristol Channel coastDangerous sinking mud warning issued Watch

Calls for help from people vehicles stuck in the mud off the Bristol Channel coast are up on last year, rescue charities said.

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