News Letter November 2020

Monthly draw winners, Carpet Bowls Club, Jumble Sale, Bingo, Health Walks, Artists in TexStyles, Friendshop club, Book club, Parish council and local adverts.

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Project Newsletter: October 2020
Toneway/J25 Gyratory

We have started preparing the carriageway for the final surface course by planing out the existing/temporary surface to allow the new levels/alignment to tie in. This includes changing the
levels and covers of the existing ironwork (manhole covers) to suit the new road levels and new standards. We have also started to lay the final surface course on the Toneway outbound carriageway and roundabout. The large drainage attenuation tank in the centre of the roundabout has now been installed.


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Notice is hereby given in accordance with Section 87 of the Local Government Act 1972 that    a vacancy has occurred in Ruishton Ward in Ruishton & Thornfalcon Parish. Link...

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Parish Council Minutes 2/9/2020

Planning, Highways and Footpaths, Recreational Ground, Neighbourhood plan, Clerk's report, Chairman's report, Money matters...
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News Bulletin - Ruishton Lane

Our latest bulletin regarding Ruishton Lane can be viewed HERE
Please share with friends, family, colleagues, etc and add to social media.
The newsletter can also be printed and added to noticeboards as appropriate.

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Parish Council Agenda 2/9/2020

Planning, Neighbourhood plan, Councillors Reports, Financial matters, etc.

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Scarecrows from the annual Ruishton Flower Show's Scarecrow Trail

Dr Hay - Scarecrow

Despite having to cancel this year's Ruishton Flower Show the committee decided to go ahead with the annual Scarecrow Trail to help bring the community together and raise smiles all round. The Trail was held from Sunday 12th to Friday 17th July and the fine weather ensured that all of the scarecrows maintained their "good looks". The "No Theme" theme this year allowed ...Link

View across parish taken from Thorn Clump

Ruishton Weather

Ruishton has it's own Weather Station site ITAUNT13. The weather monitor is based in the village and measures a number of weather related values, such as temperatures, dew point, wind etc.
This is a great site and I'm sure it will be a great place to get data for a school science project.

Five arch bridge once used by the railway

Village playing field with stalls
Village Day July 26th 2018

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Useful Documents:
National Cyber Security Centre - Using Passwords
Safer Somerset Partnership - Domestic Abuse Newsletter
Somerset County Council - Environmental Maintenance
Scams - Help Identify and Prevent Scams in Society
Avon & Somerset Police Cyber Protect (Presentation)
Avon & Somerset Police Cyber Protect (Documentation)
Avon & Somerset Police Quick Tips

This website is maintained on a voluntary basis by the residents of the parish of Ruishton, Thornfalcon and Henlade. If you are running a club or business or other organisation within the parish, then you are invited to be included in the website, but don't forget to often update your information.