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Friendly Relations

We have enjoyed a busy and exciting week at South Somerset District Council’s Community Heritage Access Centre, (CHAC) near Yeovil.

On Tuesday, staff attended a training course at M Shed Bristol provided by the South West Museum Development Programme on the theme of strengthening links between Museums and Higher Education. 550 more words

Grape Hyacinth

Those welcome little cones of blue (or those wretched blue scumbags that won’t go away – depending on your viewpoint!)


Former Lib Dem MP to challenge Somerset Tory Leader (and LEP fan) John Osman at county elections

Owl would like to know her views on our local LEP. Mr Osman’s Somerset County Council provides much administrative and political support to the LEP. 102 more words



Chionodoxa or Glory of the Snow ( no, I don’t want any snow at the moment !) , just starting to flower.


30th April - Somerset Cider & Cheese Fayre 2017 (Compton Martin, Bristol) Preview

Address: Ring O Bells, Compton Martin, Bristol, BS40 6JE (Website)

Entry Price/Session times:

Sun 30th April: 12pm onwards (£3 daytime session/£22.50 evening session before 1st March or £25 thereafter – The evening session is now SOLD OUT) 180 more words



The sedum that I split and replanted last year seems to have survived the numerous divisions. My ideal goal would be to get the whole garden populated with plants that are able to reproduce easily and reduce the need to rely on annual bedding plants.


Deciphering English weather and public transportation...

As a Floridian I have long given up believing weather forecasts and like to think I’m used to unpredictable weather changes. I have learned otherwise these last few days! 614 more words