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Let’s Celebrate …

Central Bruton’s 20mph speed limit is now complete. A big thank you to the Town Council, our County Councillor and the many people that have helped make this happen. Also thanks to the organisations, such as 20’s Plenty for Us, … Continue reading

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Road Sign Competition

When central Bruton gets a 20mph speed limit, Bruton Town Council would like to have illustrations similar to the one shown below the signs.  They are running a competition, open to all children under 16,  to choose four winning designs. … Continue reading

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School Staff successfully turn around failing Bus Network

Teachers and staff at Bruton Primary have spectacularly turned around Bruton’s failing walking bus network. Earlier in the week the network, which had seen dwindling passenger numbers, was put into ‘special measures’ after failing a wbOfsted inspection.  The teachers and staff … Continue reading

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Walking bus network in ‘Special Measures’

Following a recent WbOfsted inspection Bruton Primary’s walking bus network is now in special measures. Sir Topham Hatt, recently appointed as a WbOfsted inspector, told us “the network failed the inspection due to inadequate leadership of the senior management at … Continue reading

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Bruton Primary School Walk-to-School week

The 23rd-27th of May is Bruton Primary School’s Walk-to-School week. During the week there will be a network of ‘walking buses’. Families will meet at the ‘bus stops’ and then walk to school together, picking up more families on route. The … Continue reading

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Walking and Cycling in Bruton – a quick questionnaire

Please take a few minutes to answer this simple (and anonymous) questionnaire. We would particularly like to know what’s good, what’s bad and  what needs improving. Loading… Please also share with other Bruton residents (of all ages). The more people … Continue reading

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Bruton in ‘Consultation Phase’ for 20mph Speed Limit

Some excellent news – Bruton is in the final stages of obtaining a 20mph speed limit. In the near future Bruton should be joining many towns and cities throughout the UK that have already implemented 20mph speed limits. The map … Continue reading

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Great Bruton’s Dalek Defences Breached

Today, just after 6 am an army of Daleks attacked Great Bruton. By 6:30am they had breached the Dalek defences and arrived at Jubilee park. Luckily the park was quiet and nobody got exterminated although the local residents were left … Continue reading

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Man on Bench Yarn Bombed

Today, 20th March, a man quietly sitting on a bench in Bruton has been yarn-bombed. The popular sculpture by Giles Penny can now be seen wearing an attractive hat and scarf. A local resident told us “last summer on hot … Continue reading

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Shute Lane Cycle Ride

Please join us for a cycle ride tomorrow morning (Sunday 10th January) starting near the roadworks on Shute Lane at 8:30am. We are planning to do a short loop which will be: out along Cole Road, along Gants Mill Lane, … Continue reading

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