Wells Voice News

June 01 2019 Memories of man who ‘had the city at heart’

Memories of man who ‘had the city at heart’

THE family of one of the best known figures in the Wells area, Jack Paul, have paid tribute to him after his death at the age of 97... Read More


June 01 2019 Petition prompted by fears for child safety

Petition prompted by fears for child safety

MORE than 400 people have signed a petition demanding action to make North Road safer because of fears that children’s lives are being put at risk... Read More


June 01 2019 ‘For Sale’ sign goes up at Old Deanery

‘For Sale’ sign goes up at Old Deanery

THE Old Deanery has gone up for sale with an asking price of £2.5 million... Read More


June 01 2019 Peter starts out on road to raising £1m for cancer charity

Peter starts out on road to raising £1m for cancer charity

CLASSIC car owner Peter Butler, of Wells, is on an ambitious fundraising drive... Read More


June 01 2019 Star names on way as tickets go on sale

Star names on way as tickets go on sale

TICKETS are now on sale for the 2019 Wells Theatre Festival which boasts an expanded programme for its second year, 17 productions being performed over the weekend of July 11-14... Read More


May 03 2019 New look to Wells City Council after local elections

New look to Wells City Council after local elections

THE Liberal Democrats, Wells Independents and Green Party have all done well in the Wells City Council elections, while the Conservatives have fared badly... Read More


April 29 2019 Familiar faces will be missing from new council line-up

Familiar faces will be missing from new council line-up

WELLS City Council will have a new look after the local elections as seven of the previous 16 councillors are not standing for re-election to the city council... Read More


April 29 2019 Bid to bring King’s Head back to life

Bid to bring King’s Head back to life

THE owners of the King’s Head in Wells High Street are hoping that the pub can be reopened... Read More


April 29 2019 Enquiries continue after man’s death

Enquiries continue after man’s death

AVON and Somerset Police’s Major Crime Investigation Team continues to make enquiries into the death of Jonathan Roper. .. Read More


April 29 2019 Swan lantern cake-maker to star on TV

Swan lantern cake-maker to star on TV

LOCAL cake artist Zoë Burmester is one of the cake designers soon to be seen on Channel 4’s Extreme Cake Makers. .. Read More