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The Prince of Wales Award

The Prince of Wales Award is for Organisations and Initiatives run by the Community for the Community, and is Supported by The Duchy of Cornwall with the Royal Bath and West of England Society. The

Business mentors needed to help Somerset thrive

Business mentors needed to help Somerset thrive An ambitious mentoring programme is being launched to make the expertise of the county’s most knowledgeable business-people available to businesses across Somerset. Twenty mentors are being recruited to

Seawall Mural survey- your opinions required

Last year the Town Council and regional arts group Seed worked on a joint project to commission a piece of new artwork for the town’s seawall. Svetlana Kondakova’s mosaic murals portraying views of Bridgwater Bay

Disappointment re: Levelling Up Bid

Burnham-on-Sea and Highbridge Town Council expressed disappointment on learningthe news that the Mendip District Council and Sedgemoor District Council jointlevelling up bid had been unsuccessful. Cllr Lesley Millard, Mayor of Burnham-on-Sea and Highbridge said “Although

Job Vacancy

Responsible Financial Officer (RFO) Salary range NJC SCP 30 – 34 from £36,298 – £40,478 (salary depending on qualifications and experience) plus Local Government Pension Scheme Membership Burnham-on-Sea and Highbridge Town Council has a full

Major incident declared over flood risk in Somerset

The Environment Agency and the local authorities in Somerset have declared a major incident because of flood risk in the county.  Enhanced pumping began on Tuesday evening (17 January) at Northmoor to reduce the amount

Apex Park Burnham-on-Sea

Maintenance work on Apex Park Lake

On Friday, 3rd February and Monday, 6th February, there will be some maintenance works taking place at Apex Park in preparation for a new net to be installed in the lake. The net separates the

A361 near East Lyng closed due to flood risk

           On behalf of Somerset County Council and the Environment Agency Somerset County Council has taken action to close the A361 across the Somerset Levels this morning, Friday 13 January, following warnings from the Environment