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    Consultation starts on Council Tax Rebate scheme

    Consultation starts on Council Tax Rebate scheme

    21/07/2015

    West Somerset Council is carrying out a consultation about its Council Tax Rebate Scheme for working-age council tax payers from now until 7 September 2015.
    Summer of music in full swing

    Summer of music in full swing

    21/07/2015

    Two local bands will be entertaining the crowds in Blenheim Gardens, Minehead, as the summer of music programme gets in full swing.
    Quantocks classroom for country skills

    Quantocks classroom for country skills

    17/07/2015

    Young people keen on learning new skills and gaining extra confidence will be given the chance to spread their wings in the glorious Quantocks countryside.
    Coastal towns celebrate success

    Coastal towns celebrate success

    17/07/2015

    Two coastal towns in West Somerset – Minehead and Watchet – are celebrating after winning Coastal Community Teams bids.
    Where there’s rock, there’s also brass

    Where there’s rock, there’s also brass

    13/07/2015

    Minehead will be between a rock and a brass place at the weekend when two very different types of music entertain the crowds in Blenheim Gardens.
    Events Group helps fund vital lifeline

    Events Group helps fund vital lifeline

    10/07/2015

    Vital funds to support life-saving equipment in West Somerset have been handed over thanks to Minehead Events Group.
    Brass band celebrates Our Big Gig

    Brass band celebrates Our Big Gig

    03/07/2015

    Our Big Gig will be coming to Minehead this weekend when Wells City Band plays in Blenheim Gardens on Saturday July 11.
    University team to research restaurant food waste

    University team to research restaurant food waste

    02/07/2015

    Food waste is becoming an ever hotter topic as the nation wakes up to how much is simply thrown away.
    Orchestra launches summer programme

    Orchestra launches summer programme

    30/06/2015

    This Saturday, July 4, Blenheim Gardens in Minehead will be resounding with the sounds of America to mark US Independence Day.
    Lighting up The Avenue

    Lighting up The Avenue

    29/06/2015

    The lights will be going on in Minehead, illuminating the landmark trees in The Avenue and bringing year-round sparkle to the town.
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