May 2019

Press releases in May 2019 issued by Mendip District Council.

Mendip's new look council met last night bringing together the district's 47 councillors for the first time since the elections took place earlier this month.
Mendip Businesses Awards set to be the biggest one yet!
In just 3 weeks' time, we will be waiting in anticipation with local businesses who will discover whether they have been successful in winning a Mendip Business Award.
After a break for Easter, the Shepton Mallet Sunday Market returns on Sunday 19 May in the Market Place from 10am-3pm.
Following Thursday's elections in Mendip and the completed count of the district council votes, the new political make-up of Mendip District Council is as follows:
The Mendip Markets team are calling on young traders to join them at markets across Mendip in May during the Love your Local Market campaign.
Somerset Waste Partnership (SWP) has today (13 May 2019) announced that it has selected SUEZ recycling and recovery UK (SUEZ) as its preferred bidder to help deliver a comprehensive new recycling service across Somerset from 2020.
The Keep Britain Tidy, Great British Spring Clean held 22 March - 23 April, was a massive success with over 560,000 people taking part in litter picks across the nation.