Somerset Waste Partnership (SWP) has reluctantly decided to suspend garden waste collections for six weeks from Monday 2 August.
Collections are expected to restart from Monday 13 September. Should that date change, SWP will let subscribers know.
Refuse and recycling collections will continue as usual.
As Village Agents, we enjoy being able to respond to people’s situation quickly and efficiently – we pride ourselves on being problem solving solution finders! This can be from a seemingly simple task of finding someone a gardener to help … Continue reading
Spring is in full swing and so is the COVID-19 vaccine roll out! Hopefully by mid April the 40-50 year old age group will be invited to have their vaccinations. If you are an unpaid Carer you are eligible to … Continue reading
Hopefully by now the weather has started to get warmer! That was a very cold February! Staying Warm and Well Being home a lot more over the past couple of months has bound to have bumped up fuel bills … Continue reading
February finds us back into lockdown, and many people may be struggling to stay active this time round with the cold, wet dark days of winter set in. We have some great tips for you, staying mentally and physically active … Continue reading
It’s December, and as Village & Community Agents, we know this can be a really tough time of year, so I’d like to share a little of what we are doing to help people during the winter months. Christmas is … Continue reading
More support than ever before for Carers! We have some exciting service news for you! We have joined our Carers Agent and Village Agent teams so ALL 55 + agents can now support unpaid Carers in Somerset! The Covid-19 pandemic … Continue reading
Face Coverings: We are all getting to grips with remembering our face coverings when we go out and thought it might be useful to refresh people on where you must wear face coverings. Face coverings are now compulsory is a … Continue reading
The Village Hall Management Committee are pleased to announce that Rimpton Village Hall will be re-opening from Monday 17 August 2020, following the temporary closure during the Coronavirus pandemic. The hall will be available for use from that date, for … Continue reading
My daughter used to love Thomas the Tank Engine. I was always interested in the fact that Thomas’s dream was not to be the fastest or the smartest but to be a really useful engine. Self-esteem plays a huge role … Continue reading