As from Monday, 15th June, car parking charges in SDC-owned car parks (see list below), will be re-introduced, after their suspension on April 1. All SDC car parks operate a pay by phone option, should people not want to use the ticket machines. There will be an increased cleaning regime for ticket machines.
Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance has jumped on the ‘virtual’ wagon and has today launched a Coast to Coast Virtual Challenge which aims to keep you active for the whole month of May. Its intention is to also boost positivity and raise funds in support of the work of their critical care team who continue to deliver the service for 19 hours every single day, by road and by air.
There has been a lot of discussion on social media today about whether this year's Bridgwater Carmival has been cancelled, or if it will be continuing as planned.
We felt that the best way to find out, was to contact Dave Stokes, the publicity director of the Bridgwater Guy Fawkes Carnival, and he told us the following.
Seed, the Arts Council England funded Creative People and Places project for Sedgemoor has launched an online campaign to help people connect and share during the Covid-19 lockdown. Via social media they are inviting people who live or work in Sedgemoor to post a ‘shelfie’.