- October 
Friday October 16, 2009JUSTIN Langer was watching the Deccan-Trinidad & Tobago match on the big screen in the team hotel bar even more intently than his Somerset teammates. For three hours the former Australian opener hardly moved, admitting afterwards he had not "watched that much cricket for ages".
Friday October 16, 2009BANGALORE: Justin Langer was watching Deccan Chargers play Trinidad and Tobago on the big screen in the team hotel bar on Wednesday even more intently than his Somerset teammates. For three hours the former Australian opener hardly moved, admitting afterwards he had not "watched that much cricket for ages". He had good reason to be on edge: a Chargers win would have sent him into retirement, effective immediately.
Wednesday November 5, 2008English music graduate George Garratt, 19, has changed his name by deed poll to Captain Fantastic Faster Than Superman Spiderman Batman Wolverine Hulk And The Flash Combined. The Somerset man, who thinks the new name is "crazy", admits his grandmother is no longer speaking to him.
Tuesday May 27, 2008WHEN Patti Somerset's grandchildren tell stories about her in show and tell, the teachers marvel at their imaginations.
Thursday May 15, 2008THE PAINTED VEIL (M) Edward Norton and Naomi Watts star in this adaptation of W. Somerset Maugham's 1925 novel about a reserved Brit bacteriologist whose wife has an affair, prompting him to condemn them both to a kind of suicide pact fighting cholera in a remote Chinese village. (Greater Union Newcastle, Tuggerah)
Saturday April 26, 2008FILM: The Painted Veil (M) Edward Norton and Naomi Watts star in this adaptation of W. Somerset Maugham's 1925 novel about a reserved Brit bacteriologist whose wife has an affair, prompting him to condemn them both to fighting cholera in a remote Chinese village.
Friday April 25, 2008This colonial piece steps back in time without unleashing the mothballs. The Painted Veil Directed by John Curran Screenplay by Ron Nyswaner, from the novel by W. Somerset Maugham Rated M Running time 123 minutes Showing Now Cinemas Everywhere Rating: 4/5
Friday March 28, 2008An archer has achieved a one-in-a-million feat of marksmanship after splitting one arrow with another. What makes the shot even more remarkable is that Tilly Trotter is blind. The 74-year-old grandmother pulled off the shot, known as a "Robin Hood", in Somerset.
Sunday March 11, 2007IT'S almost 170 years old but Somerset House is prime residential real estate.
Tuesday January 30, 2007POLICE have released images of a further 14 people they wish to interview over rioting and looting in Noble Park earlier this month. Two Croydon men appeared in the Melbourne Magistrates Court yesterday accused of damaging property and looting from a Blockbuster Video shop. Lee William Fowler, 21, of Morris Road, and Paul Garrett, 19, of Somerset Crescent, are charged with several offences including rioting, affray, trespass, property damage and theft. Both were bailed to reappear in court in April.
Sunday January 7, 2007A STINT with English county side Somerset has helped Victorian captain Cameron White to improve his batting and force his way into the Australian one-day squad.
Wednesday November 15, 2006MARCUS Trescothick is a good-natured young man. He comes from an affable, contributing family that continued to serve teas at his local club near Bristol long after the burly opener had joined Somerset. He was raised to be respectful, committed and loyal and throughout a distinguished career he has shown these qualities.
Friday October 27, 2006LENORE MILLER SOMERSET, SINGER, 17-2-1931 - 17-10-2006
Sunday October 8, 2006CONSTANCE DRINKWATER AND THE FINAL DAYS OF SOMERSET SBW Stables Theatre, Kings Cross. Until October 28. Tickets $22-$29. Bookings 1300 306 776. Critic's rating: 7/10
Tuesday October 3, 2006CONSTANCE DRINKWATER AND THE FINAL DAYS OF SOMERSET SBW Stables Theatre September 29 Until October 28
Friday August 25, 2006MAITLAND City Council is building a sports centre at Somerset Park, near Thornton.
Sunday August 13, 2006Robin Maugham was the nephew of W. Somerset Maugham, for a long time the most famous writer in the world. He went on to be a fiction writer himself, the author of The Servant, which Joseph Losey filmed with Dirk Bogarde, but his portrait of his uncle Willie is some kind of masterpiece.
Saturday June 10, 2006LOCATED in a quiet cul-de-sac in the prestigious Somerset Park estate, this home is one all the family will love, listing agent Carlie Parry said.
Sunday January 29, 2006SOMERSET is a Watsons Bay landmark, a former ship pilot's cottage with views to the harbour.
Sunday January 15, 2006THE two young spin bowlers who could lose the most if Shane Warne returns to limited-overs cricket have signed with the same England county club, where they will attempt to increase their value to the Australian team as the countdown for the World Cup in the West Indies next year begins.