“Fifty per cent of my clients are Londoners,” one local estate agent tells me.
Having grown up in Somerset’s market town of Frome when hanging out at Poundland was considered the highlight of a week, I find this change in fortunes unfathomable.
The 38-wagon train, which was carrying stone and ballast, blocked the line between Castle Cary and Westbury in Somerset.
It means services from Taunton to Westbury and from Weymouth to Westbury will be disrupted, including services from London to the South West including Exeter and Plymouth.
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Great Western Railway said services were being diverted by bus, adding around half an hour to journey times.
‘Network Rail engineers are currently on site, however train journeys through the area are expected to be affected for at least 48 hours to allow track inspections and repairs to be carried out,’ they said in a statement.
In particular, she was drawn to the mystic culture of astrology, ley lines, UFOs and new-age therapy that centred on Glastonbury Tor, seven miles up the road.
At least she was until Ron ended their marriage in 1994, on the advice of his therapist, who concluded that the couple's star signs were incompatible.