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PRESS RELEASE: South Somerset - Meet your Broadband Providers

3rd March 2023

South Somerset – Meet your Broadband Providers  South Somerset District Council (SSDC) is delighted to invite residents and businesses to join us on Zoom for our ‘Meet your Broadband Providers’ event on Thursday 16th March at 2.30pm.  We have some excellent speakers lined up, including Connecting Devon and Somerset, Wessex Internet, Jurassic Fibre and Gigaclear. This is a free opportunity for people to meet the South Somerset Broadband Providers to better understand where fibre broadband is…

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Press release: Secondary school places announced for 2023/2024 academic year

3rd March 2023

Press release For immediate release 01 March 2023 Secondary school places announced for 2023/2024 academic year Somerset children starting secondary school in September will today (1 March) find out which school they will be attending. Parents who have applied for places online will be emailed with their offer of a school place, whilst those who applied via a paper form will receive their offer by post in the coming days. Figures show that 4,785 secondary school applications were received this…

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SSDC's Update for Members 24 February

26th February 2023

SSDC's Update 24 February

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Could you support a child in care in Somerset? Route1 Advocacy in need of new volunteers - NEWS RELEASE

26th February 2023

Press release For immediate release   Could you support a child in care in Somerset? Route1 Advocacy in need of new volunteer s   More volunteers are needed to help children in care and act as a significant someone in their lives. For many children in care, everyone who features in their day-to-day lives is part of the care system. Somerset County Council’s Route1 Advocacy service is seeking Advocates and Independent Visitors in both short and long term roles to spend quality time with them…

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SWP Member Briefing

19th February 2023

SWP Service Guide for South Somerset

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SSDC's Update for Members 10 February

11th February 2023

SSDC's Update for Members

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NEWS RELEASE: New recycling regulations coming into force: pilot programme launched to help Somerset businesses comply

11th February 2023

Press release For immediate release   New recycling regulations coming into force: pilot programme launched to help Somerset businesses comply   New recycling regulations for businesses are coming soon and Somerset is one of five areas nationally to pilot a business support programme, designed to prepare its businesses for the change.  The new regulations will require all businesses, healthcare establishments and academic institutions to separate glass bottles and jars, metal food and drink…

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