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A vacancy has arisen on the Parish Council in the parish of Alford (please see attached notice). Are you interested in contributing, representing and making a change in your community? Would you like to help improve the quality of life in the Parish? The Parish council needs your experience, energy and enthusiasm!!
To stand as a councillor you must satisfy these requirements:
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Please find attached the latest waste briefing from Somerset Council, with news on coronation collections, garden waste and a new trial to collect flexible plastics.
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Please find attached a poster regarding the waste collection arrangements over the two forthcoming Bank Holiday weekends, as trailed in the March and April Waste Services briefings.
To have two consecutive Bank Holiday is unusual and we are making collections on Bank Holiday Monday 1 May which is a change from the norm – and all collections will be on the usual days throughout that week.
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Waste collection in May (002)
Please follow the link to view the above road closure; https://one.network/?tm=132965885 and the link for the Notice 2: https://api-gb.one.network/downloads/tm/1111/03-notice-2_132965885_3552813_3076791228.pdf
The order becomes effective on 11th May 2023 and will remain in force for eighteen months.
The works are expected to commence on 16th May 2023 and last for 11 days (09:30 – 15:00) to enable Wessex Internet to lay subduct and carry out overhead works.
Please find attached the latest waste briefing from Somerset Council, with news on coronation collections and advice on wasting less at coronation events, the move to the new Somerset Council website, an analysis of refuse bin contents, summer recycling site opening and how to safety recycle batteries.
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If you don’t own a car – or you want to leave it at home and travel more sustainably, Think Travel can help you with your transport options. Whether it’s getting to the doctors, shops, travelling to work, college, or school, or just into town to meet friends or family, the new travel planner shows you what’s available. It covers public transport, community transport, the Slinky demand responsive transport service and car sharing.
If you want to take a look at the website, all you need to do is enter your journey start point and destination in the planner and Think Travel will find the available options for you. As well as information on train and bus services, there’s also a dedicated car sharing notice board you can sign up to, where offers or requests for car sharing journeys can be posted. The aim is to grow this facility and encourage local car sharing networks to evolve.
You can take a look at Think Travel here: https://somerset.thinktravel.info
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The article below gives details of dates and venues where councillors and residents can find out details of the progress on the dualling of the A 303.
A303 upgrade: Aerial images show scale of work on Sparkford to Ilchester stretch – Somerset Live
Please find attached the February 2023 Briefing from Somerset Waste Partnership, with news on Somerset Food Waste Week, the new Somerset Council, and a heads-up for the King’s Coronation.
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Please find attached the February 2023 Briefing from Somerset Waste Partnership, with news on Valentine’s Day, Business recycling support, Fixy repair and reuse, the new Somerset Council and Somerset Food Waste Week.
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