Year: 2017

Somerset Highways Guide to Winter Services

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Recycling & Refuse Collections-bank holiday changes

Crowcombe Road closure – 3 days from 20th November

All traffic will be prohibited from proceeding along Crowcombe Road from the eastern boundary of the property named Borough Cottage, north-westwards for a distance of 40 metres. This closure will enable Wessex Water to carry out new connection works in

Lost dog

You may have seen the posters around the Quantocks and neighbouring villages about Sophie, the elderly spaniel who was lost on Cothelstone Hill.  Her owners are asking everyone to keep an eye out for her and sent this to me:

Temporary Overnight Closure of (A358) Taunton Road, Sampford Brett

(A358) Taunton Road from 410m east of the junction with Woolston Lane, eastwards for a distance of 130 metres. The Order becomes effective on 18 September 2017 and the works are expected to last for 3 nights (18.00 – 07.30hrs).

Flower Show and Dog Show – this Sunday!

This year’s Annual Flower Show & Dog Show is almost upon us – Sunday 27th. With ten divisions in the Flower Show, six Dog Show classes, a Scarecrow Competition, children’s races, extra stalls and a bar, this year’s show promises

Temporary Closure of Leigh Lane

Leigh Lane, from the junction with Leigh Lane to Water Lane & Lower Vexford to Leigh Lane, will be closed to all traffic for a distance of 105 metres to enable earthworks to take place. The closure will start on

Somerset Fingerpost Restoration Project

Do you want to become involved with preserving the historic fingerposts in Crowcombe? Somerset County Council is currently co-ordinating a project aimed at surveying and refurbishing all historic finger post signs within the county. This involves carrying out a condition

Footpath Closure – 5 days from April 27th

Footpath WL 5/3 north from the High Street Crowcombe, next to Pencarrow House, is to be closed for 5 days due to the replacement of dangerous steps. This closure enables the County Council to undertake improvement work to the steps. There

Road closure 12 April – Bishops Lydeard

A road closure is required overnight (7pm to 7am) on Wednesday 12 April to complete the construction of the Station Road approach to the roundabout. A five night road closure of the A358 will begin on Monday 15 May (7pm