The community website for Pen Selwood
The Pen Paper is now being distributed. If you don't receive a copy within the next week let me know, I have a few copies.
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Added by Admin on February 27, 2015 at 18:00 — No Comments
Large white chicken with hint of brown, found today (Saturday 21st Feb) at around midday, wandering free at the bottom of Chapel Lane. Have tried various chicken owners in the vicinity, but not yet found the owner. Has anyone lost one?
She is happily being fed and watered in our spare coop - but please call me to come and collect! Nicky Backus 01747 841471
The wood from the lime trees at the back of the church has now been logged up and is for sale. This money will go towards the costs of pollarding the trees. People are welcome to collect the logs, which are stacked on the South side of the Church. A wheel barrow is there and each load is £5. Please help yourselves and then contact Bruce Bower (840335) or Jeremy Cox…Continue
Added by Bruce Bower on February 20, 2015 at 11:32 — No Comments
There will be a meeting of the full Committee at the Village Hall on Thursday 26th February 7.30 pm. The agenda can be found here.
Details of this and all planning applications relating to Pen Selwood can be found via a link to SSDC at …Continue
Added by Admin on February 18, 2015 at 18:30 — No Comments
Does your community group struggle to meet the needs of its members because of a lack of suitable transport?
Are you considering setting up a car scheme in your community?
If your answer to either of the above is 'yes', then this free workshop may be of interest to you.
Somerset Community Foundation is holding a free event in Langport on 27 March bringing together local community groups to talk about transport issues. Topics will include: ‘Choosing the right transport…Continue
Added by Admin on February 18, 2015 at 14:18 — No Comments
This meeting was well attended. Key Messages from Jane can be found here.
Added by Admin on February 17, 2015 at 16:58 — No Comments
The Parish Council has arranged for representatives of the Devon and Somerset Broadband Partnership (known as Connecting Devon & Somerset) and a rep from BT to attend a meeting to discuss the position of Penselwood in the programme for updating to fibre-optic broadband. This is particularly relevant as our exchange cabinet is in Bourton and that is due for imminent upgrading to fibre optic, but there are currently no plans to survey Penselwood for the viability of connecting to…Continue
Added by Admin on February 5, 2015 at 13:43 — No Comments