The community website for Pen Selwood
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Meeting to discuss the following Planning Applications:
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click on link below
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We were approached again by John Jenkins, a long term supporter of our ringing, who asked us to ring in memory of his parents, Oswald and Betty Jenkins. We did so at our practice last night and below is a link to one of the pieces that we rang.
The Jenkins used to live in Chaffeymoor and worshipped in St Michael's. John lives near San Francisco in California.
Charles Buckler (Tower Captain) and Bruce Bower (Correspondent)…Continue
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Thank you to all who responded to the Parish Council's recent survey of views about housing development in Pen. All have been collated and can be found by clicking the link below or by going into the Parish Council section of this website.
Alongside is the Parish Council's response to South Somerset District Council's review of its Local Plan.
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We are gearing up for the start of our 2018 special stargazing series. During each evening astronomer and Cranborne Chase AONB Dark Skies advisor Bob Mizon regales the audience with stories of the astronomical wonders above their heads, while the AONB’s director Linda Nunn details developments concerning the Cranborne Chase AONB’s bid for prestigious International Dark Sky Reserve status. Afterwards, the audience joins Bob and members of the Wessex Astronomical Society outside for a…Continue
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I have received a report today of a dog being poisoned, possibly by cannabis, up on the ridge in one of the lay-bys near the gallops. The dog is being treated but very nearly died. The owner will inform the police.
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"I never quite envisaged that anything I undertook in my Sixties would require me using a rope ladder to access it.…Continue
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You'll find the Presentation on this page.Broadband
See comments below for links to case studies and other info.
The Parish Council wants your views about possible future housing development in Pen Selwood to help inform our responses to South Somerset District Council's (our local housing authority) consultations.
The link below will take you through to a brief on line survey and we hope you will spare a couple of minutes to complete it.
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Pen Selwood Community Association AGM
17th November 2017 at 19:30 in the Village Hall
Come and find out about Pen Selwood Community Association at its AGM followed by a talk by Ian Steadman
Escape from Sorata
How Ian and Jenny Steadman got held hostage in Sorata, Bolivia in 2003…Continue
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PEN SELWOOD ALLOTMENT ASSOCIATION
Can you spare an hour to help us?
Saturday 18 November between 10.00 – 14.00…Continue
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Alison sets off across the Southern Ocean from Cape Town tomorrow. Wish her well!
Here's her latest dairy entry http://clipperroundtheworld.com/crew-diary/unicef/race-2-day-14-punta-del-este-to-cape-town4
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Awarded to an individual member of a helicopter crew, a complete crew or the crews of multiple helicopters, for an act of outstanding courage or devotion to duty in the course of land or sea search and rescue operations.
On 26 Oct 2017 the crew of HM Coastguard Rescue 912 Humberside Captain Peter Mackenzie-Brown (Commander), Senior First Officer Rob Backus (Co-pilot), Winch Operator Paul Bramley and Winchman/Medic Kate Willoughby were presented with the award at a…Continue
What are our options now all the banks in Wincanton have closed?
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If you have been having problems viewing the pictures in Events at the right size, try cleaning the cache (ie clearing history) and cookies. I contacted Ning and it worked for me. Thanks Ning support.
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