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August 2022

Press releases in August 2022 issued by Mendip District Council.

Christmas market returns to Wells for the festive season

Mendip District Council will host its Christmas market in Wells on 17 December - so save the date!

ASSET MANAGEMENT GROUP - s106 agreement, Saxonvale, Frome

Mendip District Council officers have been given authority to sign a s106 agreement with Acorn Property Group (the developers with a proposed scheme to transform the dormant town-centre site at Saxonvale, Frome).

Council report shows positive progress to tackle climate change, but much more must be done

The annual review of Mendip District Council's Carbon Management Plan shows positive progress has been made to tackle climate change, but it also highlights the need for collective action by all, including government, to make a real difference.

Final Glastonbury Town Deal project progresses to Government

Issued on behalf of the Glastonbury Town Deal Board, which consists of representatives from across the community.

Mendip returns much-loved Bishop's Barn and Recreation Ground to the City of Wells

A new chapter has begun for the Bishop's Barn and Recreation Grounds, as Mendip District Council transfers the trusteeship to Wells City Council, after 48 years of dedicated responsibility.

Help shape the future of council services in Somerset

People in Somerset are encouraged to join a new Customer Panel and help shape the future of council services.

Sedgemoor and Mendip District Councils submit £19.3m bid to Levelling Up Fund

Sedgemoor and Mendip District Councils' £19.3m bid to the Government's Levelling Up Fund has been submitted, the local authorities announced today (4 August 2022).