Tag Archives: Shepton Mallet

Resurfacing of main road in Shepton Mallet

One of the main routes through Shepton Mallet is set for essential highway maintenance works next month. Somerset County Council will be improving and resurfacing the A361 Fosse Lane as part of its long-term highway maintenance programme. This involves repairing the drainage system, removing the old road surface and reconstructing the carriageway using specialist equipment. […]

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 […]

Celebrating Somerset’s volunteer drivers

The important role of Somerset’s volunteer drivers has been celebrated at two annual ‘thank you’ events. A dedicated army of nearly 200 fantastic drivers currently act as volunteers for Somerset County Council, providing transport for eligible non-emergency NHS patients and social care users. They were all invited to meet up at events in Taunton and […]

Mendip: How would you balance the Council’s budget?

Somerset County Council will be on the road in Mendip this week asking residents to try their hand at balancing its budget while gathering views and priorities to help plan for future challenges. The ‘Listening, Learning, Changing’ roadshows will be visiting Shepton Mallet, Frome and Wells, asking people to give their views as the Council […]