Wells is a city in the county of Somerset. It is in the district of Mendip. The only other city in Somerset is Bath. In 2001 there were 10,406 people living in Wells.
Wells Cathedral is in Wells. The cathedral is very popular with visitors to Wells. The cathedral has a school attached to it. Timothy K. Murray, a composer, was a student there.
The city of Wells is named after springs in the grounds of the Bishop's Palace.
It is the second smallest city in the United Kingdom after St Davids in Wales.