Category Archives: Bishops Lydeard

Developers, Delays and Road Improvements

Since being elected I’ve spent a lot of time trying to speed up the provision of various delayed highway improvements and repairs, many of which are located in Norton Fitzwarren. It seems to me that there is a fundamental problem … Continue reading

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Cycle Path Plans Take Step Forward

Following the recent announcement of progress with the long-planned cycle path linking Bishops Lydeard and Cotford St Luke with Norton Fitzwarren and Taunton, I am very pleased with the fundraising effort now underway. We need to find £7,500 to pay … Continue reading

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Council Drops Library Closures! Victory!

Somerset County Council has shelved its plans to close libraries in the wake of the High Court judgment that the process had been unlawful. I had expected that the Council would merely re-run the flawed consultation process, correcting the mistakes, … Continue reading

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Work Begins on Station Green

If you live in Greenway you will know that work has now begun on the construction of 39 houses at ‘Station Green’ next to Bishops Lydeard Railway Station.  If you don’t live in Greenway, now you know too.

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