Entries by Mark Herbert Smith

Draycott A371 October closure

SOMERSET COUNTY COUNCIL DISTRICT OF MENDIP PARISH OF RODNEY STOKE Temporary Closure of Wells Road TAKE NOTICE that in pursuance of Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulations Act 1984, as amended by the Road Traffic (Temporary Restrictions) Act 1991, the County Council of Somerset propose to make an Order PROHIBITING ALL TRAFFIC from proceeding […]

Clean Air

Mendip District Council updated their Clean Air advice recently, http://www.mendip.gov.uk/article/5396/Air-Quality-and-Pollution and as summer progresses their advice on bonfires becomes increasingly pertinent. They say … Garden Bonfires There is no law that bans bonfires within Mendip, and there are no set times when bonfires can be lit. However smoke from bonfires can cause a nuisance to […]

Library Service – Public Consultation

Time is running out to have your say. Anyone with an interest in Somerset’s libraries has one more month to take part in the County Council’s consultation on the future of its Library Service. The consultation ends on Wednesday 13 June and more than 4,000 responses have been received so far. Somerset County Council is […]

Mendip Community Transport

The Parish Council is keen to publicise the excellent services provided by Mendip Community Transport. If you have any disability, and need help with transport, then do have a look at the MCT website for further information: http://www.mendipcommunitytransport.co.uk/index.shtml  

Have you suffered Poor Air Quality?

The Parish Council has received a number of complaints about poor air quality. If you are affected, then the appropriate authority to notify is Mendip District Council’s Environmental Health department. Their website gives further details:  http://www.mendip.gov.uk/environmentalcomplaints Telephone: 0300 303 8588 Email: env-health@mendip.gov.uk Post: Environmental Health, Mendip District Council, Cannards Grave Road, Shepton Mallet, BA4 5BT […]