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Young Mendip AONB Rangers return for their first post-lockdown in-person session

Posted: 05.06.21 by Tim Lethaby Local News

After just over a year, the Mendip Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) welcomed back its intrepid Young Rangers greeted by some of Mendip&...

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Number of government electric vehicle grants in the Shepton Mallet area revealed

Posted: 04.06.21 by Tim Lethaby Local News

There was a record increase in demand for electric car home charging grants in 2020, according to figures from the Office for Zero Emission Vehicles. ...

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Shepton Mallet electors urged to vote in local poll before it closes tomorrow

Posted: 03.06.21 by Mendip District Council Local News

Somerset electors have until 5pm on Friday 4 June to make it clear which option for change in local government in the county they support by voting in...

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Weekly Woo with Atticus Green: This is going to seem like a more lighthearted week

Posted: 03.06.21 by Atticus Green Local News

Well that was a stonker of a week wasn’t it!? That new energy I spoke of last week is certainly showing itself in so many wonderful ways. Each we...

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Safe in the shire, these spectacular Hobbit holiday homes in Binegar are now ready

Posted: 03.06.21 by Susie Watkins Local News

An unusual big project creating out-of-this-world holiday accommodations are now open for business in Binegar. These charming little Hobbit houses ...

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Find out more about renewables - and even how you could make money from your system

Posted: 02.06.21 by The Editor Local News

A free information event, brought to you by Avalon Community Energy (ACE) & Bath and West Community Energy (BWCE), will explore the challenge of energ...

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Bath & West Country Festival promises plenty of Family Fun

Posted: 02.06.21 by Bath & West Country Festival Local News

The Bath & West Country Festival, which is replacing the Royal Bath & West Show for 2021, promises fun activities and performances for every member of...

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Shepton stallholders return to town’s new-look Market Place

Posted: 02.06.21 by Issued on behalf of Mendip District Council  Local News

Shepton Mallet Friday Market is set to return to the newly refurbished Market Place from 11th June. The popular outdoor event will operate at...

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Glastonbury Festival founder Michael Eavis flies the flag and helps Somerset Day reach millions

Posted: 02.06.21 by Tim Lethaby Local News

With Glastonbury Festival founder Michael Eavis leading the way, Somerset’s birthday was celebrated in style across the historic County of Somerset ...

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Shepton scribes - why not enter these literary competitions ?

Posted: 01.06.21 by Liz Bowskill Local News

They say we all have tales to tell. Maybe you have a reflective nature which will come to life as a poem, perhaps you have a short story striving to b...

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