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2017 Waste Collection Dates Clare Sampson 2017-02-21 20:02:56

Download a copy of SWP waste collection dates for 2017 here

Winter Fuel Grants Surviving Winter Clare Sampson 2017-02-17 16:09:50

We are writing to you with a final update on our annual Surviving Winter campaign. Thanks to the generosity of parishioners and people right across the county, the campaign attracted over £90,000  in donations and Gift Aid this year. We are working closely with our delivery partners to ensure that nearly 500 vulnerable, older people in Somerset will be able to keep their homes warm and will be connected to social activities that prevent isolation from impacting adversely on their quality of life.

Here’s a heart-warming case study of a local lady that Surviving Winter has helped this year:

Mrs. Watts had a fall 3 years ago and suffered an injury to her shoulder which continuously causes her a lot of pain. She also suffers from osteoporosis in her knee, septic arthritis and a heart condition. During the winter months Mrs. Watts has the heating on for most of the day and will sit next to the radiator. The cold really affects her joints so she wears long johns under her trousers to keep warm. Her Surviving Winter grant will be used to purchase a warm pair of trousers and a long cardigan which Mrs. Watts will wear when she does the weekly shop on a Thursday. Surviving Winter has connected her to a case worker for Knightstone Housing, who will refer her to many other resources in the community to keep warm and healthy.

Parish Councillor Vacancy Clare Sampson 2017-02-17 15:57:08

CREECH ST MICHAEL PARISH COUNCIL

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a Casual Vacancy has occurred in the office of Councillor on the Creech St Michael Parish Council.

Unless ten electors for the Parish give notice in writing by 1st March

2017 to the Returning Officer, The Deane House, Belvedere Road,

Taunton,  TA1 1HE, requesting that an election be held, the Parish Council will, at a Meeting to be held on 6th March 2017 7pm  in the Village Hall (Lower Ctte Room) will fill the vacancy by the co-option of a new Councillor.

        Steve Altria

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Clerk to the Parish Council

      Email clerk@creechstmichael.net

                                                                                     23 John Grinter Way

Wellington

TA21 9AR

 

 

Dated: 14th February 2017