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Wells Property Of The Week, substantial style and seclusion just a short walk from the centre of the city

Posted: 12.01.22 by The Editor Local News



This week's property of the week in Wells is all about location. This lovely family property is just a short walk from the heart of the city, y...

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Somerset budget : Council Tax proposal of an increase by two per cent with a further one per cent rise under the social care precept

Posted: 11.01.22 by The Editor Local News



Somerset County Council has published its last draft proposed budget ahead of the creation of a new unitary Somerset Council in April 2023. ...

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Mendip push on with social housing plans

Posted: 11.01.22 by Mendip District Council Local News



Mendip District Council's pledge to provide much-needed social housing across the district is moving forward. Housing association, Aster Group,...

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Wells residents : Less than two weeks to have your say on police tax

Posted: 11.01.22 by The Editor Local News



With less than two weeks before consultation closes (21 January 2022), PCC Mark Shelford is encouraging residents to complete his Police Tax survey. ...

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Honouring three individuals who helped make Wells : Volunteers help a Wells artist create a mural to celebrate the city

Posted: 09.01.22 by The Editor Local News



A dedicated team of 28 volunteers are helping a Wells artist create a huge ceramic mural she has designed. It will be five feet high and 10 f...

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Wells residents urged to consider becoming a volunteer this New Year

Posted: 08.01.22 by The Editor Local News



The New Year is a great time to reflect and set ourselves new goals for the year ahead. If you are looking for a way to help others for your N...

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Wells : Somerset Community Foundation is launching the search for their next Chair of their board of trustees

Posted: 06.01.22 by The Editor Local News



Looking for a new challenge for 2022? An exciting opportunity has arisen at Somerset Community Foundation (SCF) to join and lead their board of truste...

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Possible election boundary changes for Wells, you will have to travel to get your views heard

Posted: 05.01.22 by By Local Democracy Reporter Daniel Mumby Local News



Somerset residents will have to travel to Bath or further afield if they wish to publicly express their views on the new general election boundaries. ...

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Another Covid casualty : Wells Independents have decided to cancel their next SOUP

Posted: 05.01.22 by The Editor Local News



Sadly, Covid continues to force the cancellation or postponement of community events. So it’s with great regret that Wells Independents ha...

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Wells Cathedral to be featured as Somerset County Council urges people to make a pledge to ‘cut the carbon’ in 2022

Posted: 05.01.22 by The Editor Local News



Somerset County Council is calling on residents to join the county’s fight against climate change by ‘cutting the carbon’ in 2022. The County...

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