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Many of you will have read Naomi Thorpe's booklets regarding the 1914 - 1918 and 1939 - 1945 names on the War Memorial and I know that many of you will be aware that on the 27th May 1951 the Garden of Remembrance (alias the Ball Court) was dedicated as a memorial to those who gave their lives during those conflicts.

On Sunday 27th May at 3 pm the garden will be rededicated by Revd Bede Cooper.  The service will replicate that held 67 years earlier and has been organised by the Royal British Legion  The service will start in St Johns and then the congregation will process to the Ball Court where the service will end.  Tea will then be served in Church House.

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Anti Scam advice from SSDC

news-800pxThe District Council is offering the following links to information and advice on how to spot scams and prevent online fraud.

Visit the Police website at:  type “scams” into the search bar and you will see those currently featured. Another link for fraud is: Both these sites have tabs with more useful advice on criminal behaviour.

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Road works on the A30

roadsign-300pxThere are upcoming roadworks on the A30 between May 29-1 June. They are A30 High Street, Milborne Port, Somerset and A30 London Road, Milborne Port, Somerset We are advised that both of these may cause delays.

Clog dancing at the Tip

news-800pxTreacle Eater Clog, a north west morris team based in Yeovil, will be dancing at the Tippling Philosopher at 8 p.m. on MONDAY 25 JUNE.

The tradition we dance originated in the old industrial Northwest of England, where it evolved as a processional dance, performed mainly in carnivals. The dancers dressed in brightly coloured clothing and were accompanied by a large band so that the dancers could hear the music above the din. Why not come and watch us?

To find out more please contact Rosemary on 01935 891415 or Bernard on 01258 817174 or visit our website

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