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THELMA MOORE

Sad news. Thelma passed away earlier this week after a short illness. The funeral will be at St Katherine’s Church, East Woodlands 11.30 Wednesday 2 August.

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WOODLANDERS 2017- 40TH SPECTACULAR ANNIVERSARY

Yes it’s that time of year again when we take to the stage and make fools of ourselves. Music Hall Variety comes home to East Woodlands. And this year is special – it’s our 40th – YES 40TH – year, … Continue reading

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NEW MENDIP LOTTERY HELPS THE HALL

The new SHAPE MENDIP LOTTERY has arrived and is supporting our Woodlands Village Hall. The Lottery is aimed at community projects. Subscribers can specify a particular cause or support the community in general if they wish.  Each cause specified will … Continue reading

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WOODLANDERS MUSIC HALL

Don’t forget – the 39th Woodlanders Music Hall will take place at the Woodlands Hippodrome (Village Hall to the uninitiated) from Monday10 – Sat 15th October. Tickets £10 from Joy chant (463643)

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VILLAGE HALL CAR PARK UPGRADE

Refurbishment of the Village Hall’s car park has been recently completed thanks to a £10,000 grant for the work from Solafields, plus generous support from the Woodlanders and Yvonne Covill. New entrance layouts, increased parking spaces and a new surface … Continue reading

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VACANCY ON THE PARISH COUNCIL

A casual vacancy has arisen on the Selwood Parish Council due to the resignation of Peter Coleman. The parish council has served notice as follows: “Notice is hereby given that, following the resignation of Peter Philip Coleman a casual vacancy … Continue reading

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GRANTS SUCCESS FOR THE VILLAGE HALL

East Woodlands Village Hall has been successful in two bids for funds to enhance its facilities. Solafields, who are developing the solar farm in West Woodlands, have a Community Development Fund that is available to support local projects near their … Continue reading

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FLYTIPPING

Another recent outbreak along by Timbers Hill was recently cleaned up by the Council (thank you). However, it appears the open season for chucking anything anywhere is back with us. And the news that Mendip is to close off access … Continue reading

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POTHOLE WATCH

Somerset County Council have introduced a scheme to keep you up to date with repairs to any potholes you report. Residents who report potholes can now receive e-mail updates to track the repair process. The Council will confirm the report, advise of … Continue reading

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INVITATION FROM LONGLEAT: FREE ENTRY TO WW1 EXHIBITION

Longleat House First World War Commemorative Trail and Exhibitions An Invitation to Local Residents As part of our First World War commemorations, we are delighted to offer local residents of Horningsham, Corsley, and East & West Woodlands, the chance to … Continue reading

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