GROUPS EXPENSIVE PRINTER ACCIDENTALLY DUMPED AT RECYCLING CENTRE

An expensive printer belonging to Crewkerne & District U3A was accidentally dumped at the Chard recycling centre when U3A chair Sheila Seymour was disposing of her garden rubbish. Sheila was given the task of getting the £400 Brother printer serviced and because it was so heavy left it in the…


DOG OWNERS ADVISED TO BE AWARE OF NATURAL TOXINS

Dog owners are advised to be aware of natural toxins from trees at this time of the year. The leaves of the horse chestnut tree and its conkers contain a chemical called aesculin which if ingested causes dogs to experience abdominal pain, drooling, retching, lack of appetite and lethargy. Another…


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NEWS IN BRIEF & DIARY DATES

Local Rotarians are pleased to announce that the Rotary Shop will open on Friday November 9th in the former antique shop next to the George Hotel in Market Street. The Christmas charity shop will be staffed by volunteers from the Rotary Club of Crewkerne, Rotary Club of Crewkerne District and…


REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY AND ARMISTICE DAY

Remembrance Sunday and Armistice Day fall on the same day this year, Sunday November 11th. The Royal British Legion programme to remember the Fallen in the First and Second World Wars and in conflicts since, begins with the parade to the war memorial with the statue of the lone infantryman…


PRESTIGIOUS NEW HAIRDRESSING AWARD FOR SALON’S CREATIVE DIRECTOR

Creative Director Hollie Myall of Boudicca Hair in Market Street, Crewkerne has won a prestigious new hairdressing award. Hollie who has been working in the hairdressing industry for 17 years and established her own salon in 2014, has received a Salon Concepts Hairdressing Award 2018 in the Fudge/Alfaparf category. The…


SPECIALIST RESTORATION TEAM DEMONSTRATE TRADITIONAL SKILLS

The specialist restoration team carrying out repairs to St Bartholomew’s Church in Crewkerne, demonstrated their stone masonry skills to an interested group of local people. The stone conservators from Sally Strachey Historic Conservation, leading consultants and conservators of historic buildings, monuments and sculpture, showed how important it was to know…


INNER WHEEL CLUB ENJOY FASCINATING TALK ON CREWKERNE THROUGH TIME

The Inner Wheel Club of Crewkerne enjoyed a fascinating talk by local author David Bryant at their monthly meeting. Retired baker David Bryant formerly of Bryant & Son Bakers has sold over 400,000 copies of his Crewkerne Through Time – making it the No1 Best Selling Colour Local History Series….


U3A ART STUDY DAY A GREAT SUCCESS

A recent Art Study Day organised by the Art Appreciation group of Crewkerne & District U3A has been declared a great success. 35 people, including U3A members from Chard and Yeovil attended the lectures called Five Extraordinary Women who Influenced the Course of Modern Art, held at Clapton and Wayford…


BUS OPERATOR OF SERVICE 40 ISSUES NEW COMBINED WEEKDAY TIMETABLE

The bus operator of service 40 between Yeovil to Beaminster via Crewkerne, Mosterton and Broadwindsor has issued a new weekday timetable, that comes into operation on November 4th and will continue until further notice. The Monday to Friday bus timetable shows connections between Beaminster and Bridport with service 6 operated…


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NEWS IN BRIEF & DIARY DATES

Crewkerne firefighters were first to arrive at the scene of a fire involving a fuse board in Merriott on Wednesday evening. Two other fire appliances from Yeovil and Martock were also mobilised following a call from the occupant of a private property at Higher Beaden, where smoke was coming from…


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