Tag Archives: Broadhembury

New Broadband Voucher Scheme

The Connecting Devon and Somerset (CDS) broadband programme has today announced that it is now offering vouchers through the national BDUK Better Broadband Scheme. All homes and businesses in the region with broadband speeds of less than two Megabits per … Continue reading

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Blackdown Hills Repair Café – 23rd March

We have been informed that the Blackdown Hills Repair Café will take place in March this year. Details below, including a video of the last one.

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Devon County Council Public Rights of Way Review – January Meeting

Devon County Council have informed us that they will be holding a public meeting to present their Definitive Map Review for Broadhembury Parish on Tuesday 15th January at 7pm in the Memorial Hall [before the regular Parish Council meeting]. Please … Continue reading

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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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