AVAILABLE GRANTS, FINANCIAL AND COST OF LIVING HELP

Halecombe Quarry Community Fund is seeking to support projects within the parishes of Leigh-on-Mendip, Coleford, Mells and Whatley  local to the quarry that improve the amenity and environment of the residents within these parishes. Next application closing date is 31 January 2024. Projects that have clear benefits in terms of education, recreation, nature conservation and sustainability will…

HEALTH AND WELLBEING

Domestic abuse service – IN AN EMERGENCY, CALL THE POLICE ON 999. IF YOU CAN’T SPEAK, LISTEN TO THE QUESTION AND THEN TAP OR COUGH TO ANSWER. PRESS 55 TO SIGNAL AN EMERGENCY. Somerset County Council’s domestic abuse service has supported a record number of young people seeking support during 2022/23. Proportionately young people experience…

ROAD CLOSURE NOTICES

Temporary Road Closure: ttro180846E – Vobster Cross To Hatchet Hill Please follow the link to view the above road closure; https://one.network/?tm=135518384 and the link for the Notice 2:https://api-gb.one.network/downloads/tm/1111/03-notice-2_135518384_3670561_5870a80140.pdfThe order becomes effective on 01st February 2024 and will remain in force for eighteen months.The works are expected to commence on 5th February 2024 and last for 5 days to enable Somerset council to carry out local drainage works.The contractor has…

SOMERSET – TRAVEL

Liberal Democrat MP for Somerton and Frome Sarah Dyke is once again campaigning to save Somerset buses. She has started a petition to secure the future of the 58/58A, 54 and 30 bus routes and the evening services of the D2.(Contact: Kate Ness-Pomroy, Communications Manager, tel. 07817 638264) Somerset’s core bus services provide a crucial…