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This is Somerset year in review - January to June 2012

By This is Somerset  |  Posted: December 29, 2012

  • Will.i.am carried the Olympic Torch through Taunton

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This is Somerset covered some incredible stories in the first half of 2012, and here we look back on our top stories between January and June.

The story of injured dwarf Martin Atkinson went from the front page of the Western Gazette to the Golden Globes within one astonishing week in January, while the Queen's royal visit and the Olympic Torch Relay put the county in the mood for celebration ahead of the summer months. See below for our month-by-month guide...


Dwarf thrown to floor in Somerset pub attack

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