Monthly Archives: October 2018

Rural Broadband – Letter to Connecting Devon and Somerset from MPs

The Blackdown Hills Parish Network, to which we belong, has lobbied relentlessly to improve broadband in the Hills. Lobbying by them and others has prompted MPs to write an uncompromising collective letter to government on the subject. It is attached … Continue reading

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Winter Roads Gritting Proposal

Our colleagues at the Blackdown Hills Parish Network have sent us the following: SOMERSET COUNTY COUNCIL has recently announced that it is proposing no longer to grit roads to settlements which are 500 feet or more above sea level, roads … Continue reading

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