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Bitter blow as paper mill closure looms

WEST Somerset’s economy was dealt a major body blow this week when one of its biggest employers – Wansbrough Paper Mill – announced it was to close.

Forum to discuss threat to marina

BOAT owners in Watchet are driving a bid to resolve what they describe as the biggest threat to the future of Watchet’s marina.

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First defeat for Red and Blacks

WATCHET suffered their first defeat of the season when a goal ten minutes from the end saw them go down away to Nailsea and Tickenham last Saturday.

Promotion for Watchet bowls team

Saturday saw Watchet A clinch promotion from Premier Division Two of the Somerset County League with a maximum points win away to Yeovil B.

Boxing club offers free training

MINEHEAD Amateur Boxing Club starts training for the new season on Wednesday (September 2) – and is offering potential boxers some free sessions.

Watchet II win again in title push

WATCHET II kept the pressure on Temple Cloud at the top of Division Eight North with an eight-wicket win away to Wembdon Academy on Saturday.

Tough going for rowers

Tough going for rowers

THREE Wimbleball Rowing Club juniors competed at the Torbay Royal Regatta for the first time on Saturday.