Tag Archives: listening learning changing

Social care tops public priorities – but more funding needed

Somerset residents say social care should top the County Council’s agenda according to the authority’s latest public engagement initiative. For the fourth year running, ‘helping vulnerable and elderly people’ was voted the highest of the Council’s priorities by residents taking part in Listening Learning Changing. The results emphasise the importance the public puts on the […]

Budget balancing events head to Bridgwater and the Mid-Somerset Show

It’s a busy weekend for Somerset County Council’s public engagement events as it visits Bridgwater on Saturday 20 August and Shepton Mallet on Sunday 21 August. It will be seeking residents’ views in Bridgwater Town Centre on Fore Street on Saturday, between 11am and 4pm. Then it will be moving swiftly onto the Mid-Somerset Show […]

Seeking views at the Yeovil Showground

Somerset County Council’s Listening Learning Changing roadshow will be spending two days at the Yeovil Showground this weekend. It will be seeking residents’ view as part of the Yeovil Show on Saturday and Sunday, 16 and 17 July, from 9am to 6pm at the Showground. This is the fourth year the authority has run the […]

Online opportunity to share your views

Somerset residents can now go online to share their views on the County Council’s priorities and other key issues as part of the Listening Learning Changing (LLC) initiative. The authority’s LLC roadshow is visiting 11 towns across the county this summer, including a stand at the Frome Market in Justice Lane tomorrow (Saturday) between 9am […]

A Frome with a view

Somerset County Council’s public engagement roadshow will be in the market for people’s priorities in Frome later this month. The ‘Listening Learning Changing’ marquee will be at Frome Market in Justice Lane on Saturday, between 9am and 1pm. It’s seeking views as the council looks to the future while facing the challenges of rising demand […]

Budget balancing events head to Minehead and Ilminster

Somerset County Council’s public engagement events will be heading into Minehead and making an impact in Ilminster this week. The ‘Listening Learning Changing’ roadshow is visiting 11 towns across the county this summer as the council looks to the future while facing the challenges of rising demand and falling funding. It will be in Wellington […]

Council roadshow rolls into five more towns

Somerset County Council’s public engagement roadshow is heading for five more towns in September. During September, the Listening Learning Changing events will be in Bridgwater (4 Sept), Wellington (5 Sept), Wiveliscombe (6 Sept), Yeovil (11 Sept) and Frome (12 Sept), asking people for their views on the Council’s priorities and other key issues. Anyone attending […]

Asking for views in Axbridge, Taunton, Shepton Mallet, Dunster and Bridgwater

Somerset County Council’s public engagement roadshow is heading for towns in Mendip, West Somerset, Taunton Deane and Sedgemoor next month. During August, Listening Learning Changing events will take place in Axbridge (1 August), Taunton (15 August), Shepton Mallet (16 August), Dunster (21 August) and Bridgwater (22 August), seeking the public’s views on the Council’s priorities […]

Seeking views in Shepton Mallet, Chard, Castle Cary and Minehead

Somerset County Council’s public engagement roadshow will be calling in at four more towns this month. Shepton Mallet (24 July), Chard (25 July), Castle Cary (28 July) and Minehead (31 July) will all play host to ‘Listening Learning Changing’ events, seeking the public’s thoughts on the Council’s priorities and other key issues. This is the […]

On the road again: How would you balance the Council’s budget?

Somerset County Council’s public engagement events are on the road again this month as the authority faces up to the challenge of rising demand and falling funding. This is the third year the Council has run its ‘Listening, Learning, Changing’ roadshows, asking people to try their hand at balancing its budget with an over-sized set […]