Shepton Mallet News

Truckfest South West 2020 to be held next month near Shepton Mallet despite coronavirus crisis

Posted: 08.08.20 by The Editor Local News



The 2020 Truckfest South West is due to be held near Shepton Mallet next month, despite restrictions caused by the coronavirus crisis. The event wi...

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Shepton Mallet area roadworks for week commencing August 10

Posted: 07.08.20 by The Editor Local News



Major roadworks are scheduled to take place at The Beacon crossroads near Shepton Mallet next week, including road closures and temporary traffic ligh...

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Shepton Mallet GP backing campaign to get people with long-term health conditions more active

Posted: 06.08.20 by The Editor Local News



A GP from Shepton Mallet is backing a campaign from Somerset Activity and Sports Partnership (SASP) which is aiming to get people with long-term healt...

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Plans submitted to convert part of Academy building in Shepton Mallet into flats and shop

Posted: 05.08.20 by The Editor Local News



Plans have been submitted to convert part of the Academy theatre building in Shepton Mallet, which was previously known as the Amulet, into seven flat...

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Final few days of free parking at Mendip-owned car parks in Shepton Mallet

Posted: 04.08.20 by Mendip District Council Local News



Shepton Mallet residents are being encouraged to make the most of the final few days of free parking at Mendip District Council-owned car parks. Pa...

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Glastonbury Festival founder Michael Eavis unsure if next year's event will go ahead

Posted: 04.08.20 by The Editor Local News



The founder of the Glastonbury Festival has said that he is not sure whether the event will take place next year. Speaking on ITV West Country, Mic...

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UPDATE: Eat Out to Help Out in Shepton Mallet starts today

Posted: 03.08.20 by The Editor Local News



People in Shepton Mallet will have an extra reason to enjoy dining out from today (August 3), as the government’s Eat Out to Help Out scheme begins....

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Mendip District Council to begin community-led weed removal trials

Posted: 03.08.20 by Mendip District Council Local News



Mendip District Council is to begin trials of non-chemical weed removal to improve community health and the environment. It follows a decision last...

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Concerns raised over plans for 129 homes on former Greencore factory site in Evercreech

Posted: 03.08.20 by The Editor Local News



Concerns have been raised over plans to build 129 homes on the site of the former Greencore factory in Evercreech. A virtual public meeting was hel...

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Council boost for young Somerset businesses

Posted: 03.08.20 by Kira Daly Local News



Four Somerset district councils have joined forces to fund and launch a new scheme to give start-ups and early stage businesses the best chance of suc...

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