Shepton Mallet News

Shepton Mallet residents urged to prepare for new Recycle More service as leaflets are delivered

Posted: 14.09.20 by Tim Lethaby Local News



An introduction to a new era in Mendip recycling is about to land on doormats in Shepton Mallet. Get ready for Recycle More leaflets are being deli...

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Shepton Mallet roadworks for week commencing September 14

Posted: 13.09.20 by Tim Lethaby Local News



Temporary traffic lights are scheduled to be in place in Townsend, Shepton Mallet, this week. The lights are due to be used on Wednesday (September...

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Development of 47 homes in Stoke St Michael one of 20 across Somerset to be discussed in coming months

Posted: 12.09.20 by Daniel Mumby - Local Democracy Reporter Local News



Plans to build more than 3,600 homes across Somerset could be given the go-ahead over the coming months - including a development of 47 homes in Stoke...

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Shepton Mallet firefighters help tackle large barn fire in Stoney Stratton

Posted: 12.09.20 by Shepton Mallet Nub News Local News



Firefighters from Shepton Mallet were among four crews who tackled a large barn fire in Stoney Stratton this morning (September 12). Devon and Some...

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Overwhelming support from Councillors to back Stronger Somerset

Posted: 11.09.20 by Mendip District Council Local News



Mendip District Council has backed an ambitious, innovative plan for local government reform. In an historic vote that will impact future generatio...

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Here is what you can and can't do on the school bus as pupils return to school in Somerset

Posted: 11.09.20 by Daniel Mumby - Local Democracy Reporter Local News



Children using school buses will have to follow strict guidelines in the weeks ahead as lessons resume under the ‘new normal’. Somerset County ...

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Dairy Show event near Shepton Mallet cancelled for 2020 due to ongoing coronavirus crisis

Posted: 10.09.20 by Tim Lethaby Local News



The Royal Bath and West Society has today (September 10) announced the cancellation of this year’s Dairy Show due to the ongoing global coronavi...

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Somerset residents give their reaction as Recycle More three-weekly bin collections approach

Posted: 10.09.20 by Daniel Mumby - Local Democracy Reporter Local News



Somerset residents are divided over plans to move to refuse bin collections to once every three weeks. The Somerset Waste Partnership (SWP) will be...

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More than 140,000 meals discounted in Wells constituency as part of Eat Out to Help Out

Posted: 10.09.20 by Tim Lethaby Local News



Shepton Mallet's MP James Heappey says he is pleased with the Government’s Eat Out to Help Out scheme, with the Wells Constituency enjoy...

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Brexit lorry parks could be built in Somerset - and residents will not get a say on locations

Posted: 09.09.20 by Daniel Mumby - Local Democracy Reporter Local News



Lorry parks could be constructed across Somerset as the Brexit transition period ends – and residents won’t get a say on the matter. Th...

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