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Cavers, fund raisers and a unicyclist get Chairman’s thanks

The Chairman of Somerset County Council has presented four cave divers with the authority’s first ever awards for bravery. As part of his annual Chairman’s Awards, Councillor Nigel Taylor gave commemorative shields for valour to the local heroes involved in the dramatic Thai cave rescue earlier this year. Chris Jewel, Connor Roe, Josh Bratchley, and […]

The Chairman’s Awards for Service to the Community

From First Aiders to flood volunteers, litter pickers to parish councillors, dozens of community heroes have been recognised by Somerset County Council’s Chairman. Councillor Christine Lawrence presented 54 Chairman’s Awards for services to the county’s community; to people who have dedicated their time and energy to others. The awards evening at Taunton Rugby Club recognised a […]