Tag Archives: Environment

Green shoots as Somerset recovers

A series of environmentally-friendly initiatives and an end to cuts to frontline services were among the plans outlined in a speech at Somerset County Council’s annual meeting. Council Leader David Fothergill set out a series of “bold and ambitious” ideas and proposals at County Hall which also included bringing new life to discussions about the […]

Keep warm, keep well in the cold snap

Somerset County Council and Public Health England are asking people to take extra care and look out for vulnerable members of the community in the icy cold weather after the Met Office announced a Level 3 Cold Weather Alert. The alert is triggered when there is 90% probability of severe cold weather and icy conditions […]