Category Archives: Accessibility

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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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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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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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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Spring flowers supporting 20mph

On the 20th of April, giant flowers supporting a 20mph limit appeared near Church Bridge.  These springs flowers were prominently displayed for all to see. The area around Church Bridge is one of Bruton’s greatest assets with the beautiful Church, … Continue reading

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Invasion of Great Bruton Thwarted

Early this morning an army of Daleks attempted to invade Great Bruton. They arrived on the 08:24 Westbury to Weymouth train. Fortunately for the residents of  Bruton the Daleks arrived on platform 2 with the only route into the town … Continue reading

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