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James Heappey MP column: Flying the flag for Somerset Day

Posted: 12.05.21 by James Heappey Local News



Despite the country slowly but surely heading back to normality, there was much more of a focus on social media than the in person celebrations for So...

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Garage to return at Glastonbury home after planning approval is given

Posted: 12.05.21 by Tim Lethaby Local News



A garage will be rebuilt at a home in Glastonbury after planning approval was granted by Mendip District Council. A planning application for the bu...

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Fly-tipping in Mendip rises by more than one third since first lockdown

Posted: 12.05.21 by Daniel Mumby - Local Democracy Reporter Local News



Fly-tipping incidents in Mendip have increased by more than 40 per cent compared to when the first national lockdown started. New statistics releas...

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One week left for Glastonbury residents to sign up to the Big Community Switch

Posted: 11.05.21 by Mendip District Council Local News



Mendip residents only have one week left to sign up to the Big Community Switch which could help them save money on energy bills. The iChoosr Big C...

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Vandals damage broadband equipment near Glastonbury after mistaking it for a 5G mast

Posted: 11.05.21 by Tim Lethaby Local News



An area on the outskirts of Glastonbury suffered an internet outage over the weekend after 5G protesters mistook broadband equipment for a mobile netw...

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Foodies delight at the Bath and West Country Festival

Posted: 11.05.21 by Bath & West Country Festival Local News



Food enthusiasts will be delighted that the Food and Drink Hall is firmly on the menu of attractions at the one-off Bath and West Country Festival. ...

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Glastonbury student gains place at the University of Oxford

Posted: 11.05.21 by Tim Lethaby Local News



A student from Glastonbury has made it through the competitive selection process to gain a place at the University of Oxford next year. Alex Willia...

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Become a Festival of Literature Friend and get VIP treatment while supporting local schools

Posted: 10.05.21 by Liz Bowskill Local News



The annual Wells Festival of Literature opens on October 15, but the event’s Friends scheme ensures that fans of the event, now in its 29th year, ca...

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Life-saving defibrillator installed at Glastonbury Tor after vandalism delay

Posted: 10.05.21 by Tim Lethaby Local News



A life-saving defibrillator was installed at Glastonbury Tor this weekend, following a delay due to vandalism. Heartstart Somerset had hoped to ins...

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Job of the Week: Glastonbury firm Melhuish and Saunders looking to recruit a company buyer

Posted: 09.05.21 by Tim Lethaby Local News



If you are looking for a job in Glastonbury and have at least three years of experience in a company buying role, then this role could be for you. ...

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