YEOVILTON LIFE: Merlin helicopter personnel support Ten Tors Challenge

YEOVILTON LIFE: Merlin helicopter personnel support Ten Tors Challenge

Posted: 9th May 2016
PERSONNEL from the Commando Helicopter Force have proved their worth at the annual Ten Tors Challenge on Dartmoor this weekend. Supporting the event for the first time following the retirement of the Sea King earlier this year, two Merlin aircraft from 846 Naval Air Squadron from the Commando Helicopter Force stationed at RNAS Yeovilton were on call day and night to…

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YEOVIL NEWS: Car fire at Asda

YEOVIL NEWS: Car fire at Asda

Posted: 9th May 2016
FIREFIGHTERS were called out this morning (Monday, May 9, 2016) to deal with a car on fire at the Asda store in Yeovil. The alarm was raised at just before 11.45am to the problem at the store’s car park in Preston Road. One fire engine from Yeovil was mobilised and firefighters found there had been a small fire in the engine compartment of the vehicle, but was out by the…

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SOUTH SOMERSET NEWS: Shooting Update – Third person charged in connection with Wilf Isaacs murder

SOUTH SOMERSET NEWS: Shooting Update – Third person charged in connection with Wilf Isaacs murder

Posted: 9th May 2016
A THIRD person has been charged in connection with the fatal shooting incident at a caravan site in Ilton near Ilminster. Overnight (Sunday, May 8, 2016), Bonnie Broadway, 29, from Ilton, was charged with assisting an offender. Two men – Charlie Broadway, 23, and William (Billy) Broadway, 18, both from Ilton, were previously jointly charged with murder, attempted murder…

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SOUTH SOMERSET NEWS: Shooting Update – Shotgun found by police

SOUTH SOMERSET NEWS: Shooting Update – Shotgun found by police

Posted: 8th May 2016
POLICE have confirmed this evening (Sunday, May 8, 2016) that a weapon has been found during the ongoing investigation into the murder of Wilfred Isaacs. The weapon, believed to be a shotgun, will now be forensically examined by specialists. “We are keeping an open mind as to whether this was the weapon used during the incident,” said a police spokesman. “Our enquiries…

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SOUTH SOMERSET NEWS: Shooting Update - Two men charged in connection with murder of Wilf Isaacs

SOUTH SOMERSET NEWS: Shooting Update - Two men charged in connection with murder of Wilf Isaacs

Posted: 8th May 2016
POLICE have charged two men in connection with the murder of Wilfred Isaacs in Ilton. Charlie Broadway, 23, and William (Billy) Broadway, 18, from Ilton, have been jointly charged with murder, attempted murder and possessing a firearm with intent to endanger life. Both have been remanded in custody and are due before Yeovil Magistrates’ Court tomorrow (Monday, May 9…

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SOUTH SOMERSET NEWS: Shooting Update - Donna Broadway hands herself into police

SOUTH SOMERSET NEWS: Shooting Update - Donna Broadway hands herself into police

Posted: 7th May 2016
POLICE have announced they have arrested 26-year-old Donna Broadway in connection with the fatal shooting near Ilminster in South Somerset. She handed herself into an Avon and Somerset Police custody centre this evening (Saturday, May 7, 2016). A police spokesman said: “She’s been arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender. “This brings the total number of arrests in…

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YEOVIL AREA NEWS: Vehicle on its roof after crash

YEOVIL AREA NEWS: Vehicle on its roof after crash

Posted: 7th May 2016
EMERGENCY services were called out this evening (Saturday, May 7, 2016) following an accident on the outskirts of Yeovil. The alarm was raised at just before 7.15pm to the incident at Vagg Lane in Chilthorne Domer and one fire engine from Yeovil was mobilised. Crews confirmed the incident to involve one vehicle which was on its roof with all persons free and clear.

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SOUTH SOMERSET NEWS: Shooting Update – Wanted John Broadway is arrested

SOUTH SOMERSET NEWS: Shooting Update – Wanted John Broadway is arrested

Posted: 7th May 2016
THREE people - including wanted man John Broadway - have been arrested in connection with a fatal shooting in Ilton. Following new intelligence, officers arrested 37-year-old John Broadway in Lichfield, Staffordshire, on suspicion of murder, attempted murder and firearms offences. Two other women who were at the same location have been arrested on suspicion of assisting…

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SOUTH SOMERSET NEWS: Shooting Update – Search goes on for Donna Broadway and John Broadway

SOUTH SOMERSET NEWS: Shooting Update – Search goes on for Donna Broadway and John Broadway

Posted: 7th May 2016
THE search for two people wanted in connection with a fatal shooting in Ilton has continued today (Saturday, May 7, 2016). Police have released two photographs of Donna Broadway, 26, and have re-released a photograph of John Broadway, 37,  who they want to speak to following the shooting at Chubbards Cross caravan site in which one man died and a second was injured on…

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SOUTH SOMERSET NEWS: Shooting Update – Police confirm victim is Wilfred Isaacs

SOUTH SOMERSET NEWS: Shooting Update – Police confirm victim is Wilfred Isaacs

Posted: 7th May 2016
POLICE have confirmed the victim of the fatal shooting at Ilton was  50-year-old Wilfred Isaacs. A formal identification has confirmed the victim of the incident on Thursday night (May 5, 2016) was 50-year-old Wilfred Isaacs. A forensic post-mortem examination has taken place and confirmed he died of a gunshot wound to the body. “We’re continuing to support Wilfred’s…

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