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Somerset Bus Back Better Engagement Survey

Somerset County Council are consulting of the future of bus services and everyone is in a position to have an input. There is an online questioner which closes 15th August 2012. There is a link below and the explanation from Somerset County Council....

Suspension of garden waste by SWP from 2nd August 2021

SWP have informed us that garden waste collections will be suspended from Monday 2nd August 202. This is due to the shortage of HIV drivers and by suspending the garden waste their drivers can prioritise the rubbish and recycling collections. When we know more we will...

GWR Annual Customer and Stakeholder Report 2020/21

The GWR Annual Customer and Stakeholder Report for 2020/21 is now available on their website, link below. It comes with the message; We are very grateful for the inclusions by a number of key stakeholders and partners and we hope it gives a full picture of the...

Access to Cash in rural areas.

The Government is consulting on the need to protect the access to cash in rural areas. There is a consultation paper on the government website, link at the bottom of this post. They say; This consultation seeks views on the government’s legislative proposals for...

Access to Cash in rural areas.

The Government is consulting on the need to protect the access to cash in rural areas. There is a consultation paper on the government website, link at the bottom of this post. They say; This consultation seeks views on the government’s legislative proposals for...

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Recycle More Messenger – Edition No 5. 21 July, 2021

Here is the latest news letter from Somerset Waste Partnership that has been sent out with the following message from SWP. Three weeks after its launch, the service is starting to bed-in, but we are very aware that it has been introduced at a time of disruption and...

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IMPORTANT MESSAGE REGARDING RECYCLING AND WASTE COLLECTIONS

Disruption to collections RECYCLING COLLECTIONS DUE TO TAKE PLACE TODAY (FRI 16 JULY) IN SEVERAL AREAS WILL BE DELAYED. CREWS ARE AIMING TO RETURN FOR IT TOMORROW (SAT 17 JULY). Please leave containers out. Collections are seriously disrupted this week, with missed...

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Somerset Waste Partnership Briefing July 2021

Please find attached the latest Briefing from Somerset Waste Partnership, including news of the new Recycling Tracker report showing that all 137,146 tonnes of Somerset recycling in 2020-21 were recycled, most of it close or very close to home, with 97.8% reprocessed...

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Town Council meets outdoors to beat COVID rule confusion

Last night (Tues) Bruton Town Council met outdoors for what is believed to be the first time in its 127 year history, holding a full council meeting in the garden of the Bruton Unionist Club. The law allowing meetings to take place virtually over apps like Zoom...

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Annual Governance and Accountability Return 2020-21

Smaller authority name: Bruton Town Council NOTICE OF PUBLIC RIGHTS AND PUBLICATION OF UNAUDITED ANNUAL GOVERNANCE & ACCOUNTABILITY RETURN ACCOUNTS FOR THE YEAR ENDED 31 MARCH 2021 Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014 Sections 26 and 27 The Accounts and Audit...

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Pitcombe Parish Council job opportunity.

Pitcombe Parish Council are advertising for a new clerk. The advert is below and more can be found out from their website.   http://pitcombepc.org.uk/ Pitcombe Parish Council seeks to appoint a Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer (RFO). The appointment is...

Travelling by train

GWR has let the Community Office know that they are having issues with staffing due to test and trace. Therefore it is important to check train times on the National Rail Enquiries website. This is due to last minute changes in timetables. There is a link below....

GWR Annual Customer and Stakeholder Report 2020/21

The GWR Annual Customer and Stakeholder Report for 2020/21 is now available on their website, link below. It comes with the message; We are very grateful for the inclusions by a number of key stakeholders and partners and we hope it gives a full picture of the...

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