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Glastonbury Towns Fund News

Press releases relating to Glastonbury Towns Fund news.

New Glastonbury Town Deal film to premiere next week

A short film about the Glastonbury Town Deal will be streamed next week, giving local residents an opportunity to learn more about the Town Deal projects and the benefits these will bring for the local community.

Town Deal event postponed as projects fix their focus on the finish line

A Glastonbury Town Deal open day event has been postponed to allow project teams to push ahead with the paperwork needed to realise the £23.6m investment.

New Chair announced for Glastonbury Town Deal Board

Dr Lynne Sedgmore CBE has been appointed as the new Chair of the Glastonbury Town Deal Board, having been voted in unanimously at the Board meeting on 25th March.

More opportunities announced to engage with the Glastonbury Town Deal

Another open day event will be held in Glastonbury on Saturday 7th May to give the local community a chance to find out about the 12 projects set to benefit from the £23.6m Town Deal funding, providing an opportunity to share feedback and ideas with the people leading the projects.

Local businesses tune in to Glastonbury Town Deal opportunity

More than 50 business people attended an event at Abbey House in Glastonbury on 3rd March to hear about the opportunities that the Town Deal projects could bring for local suppliers.

Glastonbury Town Deal event brings projects to life for local community

Over 350 people attended an open day event at Glastonbury Town Hall on 25th February to find out more about the 12 community-led Town Deal projects and share their feedback with the project teams.

Local businesses invited to learn more about Glastonbury Town Deal opportunity

Businesses based in and around Glastonbury will be able to learn more about the opportunities that the Town Deal investment could bring for local contractors and suppliers at an event in the town on Thursday 3rd March.

Next Glastonbury Town Deal open day event announced

A community-focused open day event will be held on Friday 25th February at the Town Hall in Glastonbury, giving local residents and businesses an opportunity to find out more about the Glastonbury Town Deal projects.

Glastonbury Town Deal projects formally confirmed to Government, bringing £23.6m investment closer

The confirmation paperwork for all 12 projects outlined in Glastonbury's Town Investment Plan (TIP) has been formally submitted to the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG).

Glastonbury Town Deal to play vital role in addressing climate change

As COP26 draws to a close, leaders involved in the Glastonbury Town Deal are highlighting the important role that the investment could play in helping to tackle climate change.