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Final call for those with eco ideas and community projects in Glastonbury to step forward for cash support

Posted: 21.09.21 by Mendip District Council Local News

Calling all voluntary, community or not-for-profit organisations, city, town, and parish councils - you are urged to step forward and apply for fundin...

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Hundreds enjoy Mendip Athletics Club's new Glastonbury Levels 10K race

Posted: 21.09.21 by Ian Humphreys Local News

A new race appeared on the local road running scene on Sunday, when Mendip Athletics Club organised the Glastonbury Levels 10K out of Strode College i...

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First open day event announced for £23.6 million Glastonbury Town Deal projects

Posted: 20.09.21 by Tim Lethaby Local News

The first in a series of community-focused open day events about the £23.6 million Glastonbury Town Deal projects will be held at the beginning ...

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Southwest Pathology Services to help T-level science students from Glastonbury

Posted: 20.09.21 by Tim Lethaby Local News

Food science and technology has a major role in driving innovation, product development and in sustaining the UK industry as a vibrant, important and ...

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Calling all Glastonbury book club members

Posted: 20.09.21 by Liz Bowskill Local News

If you are a member of a book club why not choose Magpie Lane by Lucy Atkins for your next book club read? You and your friends can then come along...

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Job of the Week: Glastonbury's Melhuish and Saunders looking to hire site manager for recently-secured projects

Posted: 19.09.21 by Tim Lethaby Local News

Due to new projects being recently secured that are due to start soon, Glastonbury building contractors Melhuish and Saunders are looking to recruit a...

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News for Glastonbury area farmers: Single case of BSE, or 'mad cow disease', confirmed in Somerset

Posted: 18.09.21 by Tim Lethaby Local News

A single case of classical Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) has been confirmed on a farm in Somerset, the Animal and Plant Health Agency confi...

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Police and crime commissioner visits Glastonbury to discuss traffic, drugs and modern slavery

Posted: 17.09.21 by Tim Lethaby Local News

Avon and Somerset police and crime commissioner (PCC) Mark Shelford recently travelled to Glastonbury and Wells, for an action-packed day of meetings ...

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Plans already underway for Riders in the Sky 2022 in Glastonbury after 2021 event raises £8,000

Posted: 16.09.21 by Tim Lethaby Local News

Plans are already underway for next year's Riders in the Sky (RITS) event in Glastonbury, after the 2021 running saw more than £8,000 ra...

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Glastonbury B&B could be taken over by the YMCA to provide homes for teenagers

Posted: 15.09.21 by Daniel Mumby - Local Democracy Reporter Local News

A bed-and-breakfast in Glastonbury could be taken over by the YMCA to provide much-needed accommodation for vulnerable young people. The YMCA Brune...

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