Glastonbury Local News

Review: Glastonbury Nub News puts the new Recycle More Bright Blue Bag through its paces

Posted: 29.09.20 by Tim Lethaby Local News



The kerbside recycling service in Glastonbury is about to undergo a major change with the Somerset Waste Partnership's new Recycle More scheme. ...

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Countdown to Green Homes Grant Scheme for Glastonbury residents

Posted: 29.09.20 by Mendip District Council Local News



The Green Homes Grant scheme will open tomorrow (September 30) for Mendip residents to apply for vouchers worth thousands of pounds to make homes more...

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Competition for youngsters to design the Christmas card for Glastonbury's Melhuish and Saunders

Posted: 28.09.20 by Tim Lethaby Local News



Glastonbury building contractors Melhuish and Saunders are running a competition for children to design their Christmas card for 2020. The design m...

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Somerset taxpayers may have been conned by Europe-wide truck cartel claims waste authority

Posted: 27.09.20 by Daniel Mumby - Local Democracy Reporter Local News



Somerset taxpayers may have paid £1.5 million too much for bin lorries because of an European cartel, the county’s waste partnership claim...

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Glastonbury area roadworks for week commencing September 28

Posted: 26.09.20 by Tim Lethaby Local News



Temporary traffic lights are planned to be in use at a junction on the B3151 in Meare this week. The multi-way lights are due to be in place at the...

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Glastonbury receives £500,000 kickstart funding from government

Posted: 25.09.20 by Tim Lethaby Local News



Glastonbury MP James Heappey says he is "delighted" with the announcement that the town will receive half a million pounds as part of the kick...

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70 per cent increase in fly-tipping across Mendip during first months of coronavirus lockdown

Posted: 25.09.20 by Daniel Mumby - Local Democracy Reporter Local News



Fly-tipping incidents in Somerset rose by more than 50 per cent during the first three months of lockdown. The Somerset Waste Partnership (SWP) has...

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Appeal to find wanted man Toby Squire who has links to Glastonbury

Posted: 24.09.20 by Glastonbury Nub News Local News



Avon and Somerset Police are appealing for the public's help to find wanted man Toby Squire, who has links to Glastonbury. The 30-year-old ...

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Gabi's personal experience to help in role as dignity champion for Glastonbury company

Posted: 24.09.20 by Candlelight Care Local News



Glastonbury company Candlelight Care has announced that Gabi Oke will be its first Dignity Champion. Dignity Champions are part of the Dignity in C...

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Waste charges in Somerset are going up from April

Posted: 24.09.20 by Daniel Mumby - Local Democracy Reporter Local News



Glastonbury residents will soon have to pay more to have their waste collected – including their garden waste. The Somerset Waste Partnership...

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