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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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Santa Walk supporting a 20mph speed limit

Please join us for a Santa walk around Bruton to show support for a 20mph speed limit within the town. On Sunday the 20th of December, we are meeting at the Stepping Stones at 11am. The walk will last approximately … Continue reading

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Landhouse Planning Result

Last Wednesday (9th of December) planning permission for the Landhouse estate in Bruton was granted. The developers have made a firm commitment to build a gravel path down to the public right-of-way, in the future, when a path connecting to … Continue reading

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Landhouse Planning Meeting

Next Wednesday, 9th December, the Landhouse development at Cuckoo Hill will be considered by the Council’s Area East Committee who will determine if planning permission for the new housing estate is to be granted. The good news is that the … Continue reading

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Bruton Speedwatch

Could you help fight crime and reduce speeding in Bruton? Traffic exceeding the speed limit in Bruton can now be tracked by the community in two ways- using a SID (speed information device) and Speedwatch. You will probably have seen the … Continue reading

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Critical Mass Photographs

We have now added a short write-up and lots of superb photographs of Bruton’s Critical Mass event on the 11th of October. Extra points for anyone who can spot the mystery unicyclist, the politician and the professional film maker. Thanks … Continue reading

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The Critical Mass

A fantastic turnout this morning – over 100 people came to join the ride from Cuckoo Hill to Bruton Town, with more joining us once we reached the town centre. We started with one bicycle (photograph below) and ended up … Continue reading

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Critical Mass – Unicyclists needed!

This Sunday, the 11th October, Bruton will become one of the smallest towns in the world to have a Critical Mass ride. Cyclists, pedestrians, skate boarders and others will be meeting at Cuckoo Hill Green at 10am for a short … Continue reading

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Join the Critical Mass – Sunday 11th October at 10am

On Sunday the 11th of October, at 10 am, there will be a ‘Critical Mass’ of cyclists, pedestrians and others meeting at Cuckoo Hill Green. The event is to celebrate cycling, celebrate sustainable transport and highlight the need for good … Continue reading

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Paths connecting Bruton’s new Landhouse development

It was originally planned that the new Landhouse (Marksdane) development at Cuckoo Hill would be connected to Bruton by a path suitable for pedestrians and cyclists.  Unfortunately the path has disappeared from the planning application. We would love to see … Continue reading

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