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Mulled Wine at the Vale of Camelot Growers

6th December 2019

VALE OF CAMELOT GROWERS - Sparkford Not only are we selling beautiful un-netted trees for you to choose from but also festive planted tubs, holly wreaths, Christmas tree stands, locally made jam and chutney, willow products and more gift ideas. This weekend, mulled wine and mince pies and small ponies looking festive!! ( just Saturday) Open 7 days a week - 9.30-4.30 Tel : 07969 372979

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Changes to Bus Times

6th December 2019

I am writing to advise you of the upcoming changes to Services 5, 8 and 19 which are currently operated by South West Coaches.  Due to new legislation which is being introduced by central government from 1st January 2020, which requires all coaches to be accessible, Somerset County Council will be taking over the operation of these routes from the 2nd January 2020.  After looking at passenger numbers, we will be using a minibus to better match demand, rather than a coach.  We’ve also had to…

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Vale Of Camelot Growers Christmas Goodies!

25th November 2019

Hello Everyone   We'll be opening for:   CHRISTMAS TREES, WREATHS, FESTIVE PLANTED POTS AND GIFT IDEAS from SATURDAY 30TH NOVEMBER Open 7 days a week, 9.30am - 4.30pm Traditional, smelly Norway Spruce Non-drop Nordman Fir Cut trees, some potted trees and big Spruce to be cut, all beautiful for your home. REMEMBER WEAR YOUR WELLIES - it could get muddy!!!  

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St Margarets Hospice

25th November 2019

Please find attached a copy of our latest update, which may be of interest to your  elected members and residents.  Thank you for your continuing support,  

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Win for Village Caravan Park!

24th November 2019

    Long Hazel Park are overjoyed to announce that we have won the Bristol, Bath and Somerset Tourism Awards 2019/20 Silver Award for Camping and Holiday Park of the Year!   We were invited to apply for the Tourism Awards in August, following overwhelmingly positive feedback from our guests for our many upgrades to the Park this year. The judging visit took place towards the end of the summer season, with particular importance placed on our green credentials, investment in solar energy and…

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Somerset Waste

24th November 2019

Latest update from Somerset Waste and details of Christmas Collections

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Election Candidates Nominated

15th November 2019

Dear Town and Parish Clerks,   The attached are enclosed for your information.  We would be grateful if you could post the relevant notice for your constituency in an appropriate public place. Thank you.     Yours sincerely,     Alex Parmley, Acting Returning Officer  

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Fostering in Somerset

13th November 2019

Do something amazing this year.   For many, the start of a new year brings an opportunity for reflection, fresh starts and change - but could you change a child’s story this year? For over 500 children in Somerset, spending time at home isn’t possible right now, which is why we urgently need more foster carers to offer safe, loving homes to our children in care.  Foster carers can make a real difference to children’s lives. They help them through tough times and give them the support they need…

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A303

13th November 2019

To: Planning Inspectorate Bristol Ref. SPL-AF001   Dear Sirs   Re TRO10036: A303 Sparkford to Ilchester dualling  - Comments and additional information on matters requested in Department of Transport letter dated 5 November 2019.   I am providing, in my professional capacity as an experienced Project Manager/ Surveyor, further information in response to the requests for clarification and additional information in the letter of 5 November 2019 from the Department of Transport.   My response is…

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Notes from Somerset Council

9th November 2019

Please see the attached notes

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