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New £250k funding boost for hospitality businesses - including Glastonbury - now open

Posted: 25.01.22 by Mendip District Council Local News



Mendip District Council has paid out millions to support local businesses during the pandemic. Now news of another funding stream is opening for appli...

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Chair of Mendip donates £1,200 to local good causes including Glastonbury Bridging the Gap

Posted: 25.01.22 by Mendip District Council Local News



Chair of Mendip District Council, Cllr Helen Sprawson-White, has donated £1,200 to local charities across the district using money from the Chair’s...

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Mendip marks Holocaust Memorial Day 2022

Posted: 25.01.22 by Mendip District Council Local News



Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) takes place on 27th January. It’s a day which commemorates victims of the Holocaust and subsequent genocides. Mendi...

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Mendip staff raise £1.4k for ‘Time is Precious’ throughout pandemic

Posted: 25.01.22 by Mendip District Council Local News



Mendip District Council staff have raised a total of £1,459 for their Staff Charity of the Year, Time is Precious. Every year, Council staff nomi...

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Next Glastonbury Town Deal open day event announced

Posted: 24.01.22 by The Editor Local News



A community-focused open day event will be held on Friday 25th February at the Town Hall in Glastonbury, giving local residents and businesses an oppo...

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A new hierarchy of road users is coming , do you know the new Highway Code changes Glastonbury?

Posted: 24.01.22 by The Editor Local News



The Highway Code is about to be updated, and the changes will become law across the UK on January 29. This is subject to pending final parliamentar...

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Glastonbury housing referenced as Somerset council and housing association defend plans for new homes near Street Cemetery

Posted: 21.01.22 by By Local Democracy Reporter Daniel Mumby Local News



A Somerset council and housing association have defended proposals to build new low-cost homes near Street Cemetery. The Aster Group has submitted ...

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Glastonbury housing referenced as Somerset council and housing association defend plans for new homes near Street Cemetery

Posted: 21.01.22 by By Local Democracy Reporter Daniel Mumby Local News



A Somerset council and housing association have defended proposals to build new low-cost homes near Street Cemetery. The Aster Group has submitted ...

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Sharp rise in spending on children's and adult's services under new Somerset County Council budget

Posted: 20.01.22 by By Local Democracy Reporter Daniel Mumby Local News



Children’s services and adult social care in Somerset will receive a big financial boost in the last 12 months before the new unitary council takes ...

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A new project has launched to help people in Glastonbury not in work to get fit

Posted: 19.01.22 by Ian Walls Local News



Residents in three Somerset towns: Chard, Highbridge and Glastonbury, will be the first to benefit from a new wellbeing initiative funded by the UK Co...

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