Shepton Mallet News

The true cause of Margaret Thatcher’s downfall? Come and discover this and more at festival

Posted: 22.10.20 by Liz Bowskill  Local News



Come and soak up the atmosphere of a live performance from Wells Festival of Literature at Cedars Hall. Organisers have received extremely positive...

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Mendip named the third best place in the UK to work from home

Posted: 22.10.20 by Tim Lethaby Local News



As many people find themselves with changing working patterns due to the coronavirus crisis, the Mendip area has emerged as the third best place to wo...

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Michael Eavis: 'Massive testing arrangements' for Covid possible for Glastonbury Festival 2021

Posted: 22.10.20 by Tim Lethaby Local News



Glastonbury Festival founder Michael Eavis has said that "massive testing arrangements" could be in place if the event takes place nex...

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Plans submitted for Willmotts Transport to build new head office and warehouse in Waterlip

Posted: 21.10.20 by Tim Lethaby Local News



Willmotts Transport has submitted plans to build a new head office and food warehouse at its business park in Waterlip. A planning application for ...

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Poet Laureate, Simon Armitage, is coming to Cedars Hall tomorrow

Posted: 21.10.20 by Liz Bowskill  Local News



Give yourself a treat and come and join the Wells Festival of Literature at Cedars Hall. The festival runs until Saturday October 24, but these are...

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Mendip to seek innovative funding sources to unlock future civic schemes

Posted: 20.10.20 by Mendip District Council Local News



Mendip District Council is exploring new ways to fund local projects, including options such as municipal bonds and crowdfunding. The move would se...

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From the glamour of the 1920s to modern-day global politics via the Glastonbury Festival

Posted: 20.10.20 by Liz Bowskill Local News



Come on down to Cedars Hall in Wells to see the authors live, or try live-streaming from your armchair – there is a lot on offer at Wells Festival o...

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Foundation based near Shepton Mallet looking to spread festive cheer with £250 grants

Posted: 20.10.20 by Tim Lethaby Local News



Somerset Community Foundation (SCF), which is based near Shepton Mallet, would like to support community groups that can help to reduce loneliness and...

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Tickets and live-streaming still available for all Wells Festival of Literature events at Cedars Hall

Posted: 19.10.20 by Liz Bowskill Local News



There is still time to book tickets for live events at Cedars Hall or to register for live-streaming for this year's Wells Festival of Literature....

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Chance to celebrate the friendliness and independent spirit of Shepton Mallet

Posted: 19.10.20 by Tim Lethaby Local News



This week it’s the second annual Shepton on Show, a unique event grown in Shepton Mallet. The evening gives local businesses and organisation...

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