Long-awaited 20mph zone arrives in Bruton

The narrow town centre streets are now a 20mph zone, with crews putting in the signage over the next few days. First mooted over 20 years ago, many residents have been calling for a reduced limit for some time. Two years ago the Town Council agreed to fund its...
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Solution proposed to Darkey Lane footpath

As many residents will know, the footpath alongside the Brue from Darkey Lane towards Brewham has been of a great deal of concern since the landowner put up "Private" signs a few months ago. The path across that field has been in use for many years, but is not a...
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New dog poo bins, plus good as new street signs

Earlier this year we asked people to let us know where you would like two new dog poo bins to go. We agreed with South Somerset District Council (who empty the bins) that they should be placed in two of the most often mentioned sites: at the top of St Catherines Hill...
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County Council decision about St Catherines Hill: what are your views?

Last November a residents’ meeting for St Catherines Hill, Higher Backway and Higher Tolbury looked at the problem of lorries getting stuck in St Catherines Hill and causing damage to property. The County Council has now decided what it is prepared to do to address...
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Welcome to the new-look Town Council site

We intend this to be a repository of news and helpful contacts for Bruton Town Council, and a means for the residents of the town to communicate with us. We also hope to encourage much more consultation and discussion on the future of our town. You'll find a calendar...
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Long-awaited 20mph zone arrives in Bruton

The narrow town centre streets are now a 20mph zone, with crews putting in the signage over the next few days. First mooted over 20 years ago, many residents have been calling for a reduced limit for some time. Two years ago the Town Council agreed to fund its...

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Town Council Vacancy

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The town plan survey has now closed

The town plan survey has now closed. There were 172 responses online and 169 paper responses. This is a total of 341. This is very nearly 30% of the households in the parish. Over the next few weeks members of the town plan steering group will be analysing the...

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Expert assistance needed!

Bruton's town plan steering group is looking for someone who has expertise in multi-variate analysis and significance testing (if you don't know what we are talking about you need read no further!). If you have this expertise we'd like you to spare a few hours to help...

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Higher Backway and Patwell Street parking changes

Somerset County Council, with the support of the Town Council, is introducing parking restrictions in two places where anti-social parking has been causing particular difficulties. Higher Backway Inconsiderate parking at the St Catherines Hill end of Higher Backway...

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