Skate Jam set for April 12th at YMCA

The new Bridgwater Skatepark at Friarn Avenue in the Westover ward, was officially opened on Saturday 14th December 2013. The park was opened by skate park users, staff from the YMCA, Sedgemoor District Council Chairman, Councillor Peter Downing and Bridgwater Mayor, Councillor Dave Loveridge. The skatepark includes ramps, a bowl, rails and even has a […]

Long Awaited Bridgwater Skatepark Finally to Open

Bridgwater people have been campaigning for a skatepark for years and now the grandchildren of those original campaigners (well almost) are finally to witness that dream become a reality. The new Bridgwater Skatepark will be at the YMCA on Friarn Avenue, and will officially open at 10.30am on Saturday 14th December 2013. The park will […]

Breaking the chain of young offenders

A 19 year old from Bridgwater is determined to increase support for young offenders after her best friend was jailed. Westover Councillors Brian Smedley and Kathy Pearce attended her recent launch event at the YMCA to find out more about the project and see what they could do to help. Lorna Rosthorn is convinced the […]