Monthly Archives: August 2014

Pilton Players – Can you help?

Pilton Players has a problem – or two! We very much need some able-bodied personnel to help backstage with scenery and props and further help is needed with the on-going organisation of our good stock of costumes. We would be … Continue reading

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WALK THE PARISH FOOTPATHS

Earlier this year I walked all of the Pilton parish footpaths with a colleague. This was mainly to be aware of where they all are. As you probably know, the ASBO Team, of which I am a member, try their … Continue reading

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SOLAR “FARM” on WORMINSTER DOWN

Planning permission is sought to cover Worminster Down, the 114-acre top of Launcherly Hill, with 60,000 solar panels for thirty years. The site is clearly visible from the Old Wells Road by Dungeon Farm and from other Mendip high points. … Continue reading

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Save the Children

PILTON and DISTRICT GROUP Do come for coffee/tea and bring a friend on  Tuesday 16th September from 10.00am-12.30pm and 2.00-6.00 pm at Summerlane Cottage, West Compton. Christmas cards and wrap, marmalade and chutney, handmade craft items. For further information or alternative … Continue reading

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Traidcraft – Open House

On Friday 19th September from 10.00am until 9.00pm at Anthony and Hilary Austin’s, The Brambles, Pilton (tel. no: 890561). The new catalogues are now available with a wide selection of Christmas cards and gifts to choose from, as well as … Continue reading

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Harvest Thanksgiving Celebrations

We are all fortunate in these parishes that we have the basics of life.. access to clean water and sufficient food… so we tend to accept this as being “the norm”. However, many people are not so fortunate, and Harvest … Continue reading

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Pilton Show 2014

The 108th Flower Show combined with the 133rd Sports Fair will be the 46th Pilton Show on the Playing Fields. Held over the weekend of Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th September, there is something for all ages, so bring all … Continue reading

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Pilton Show Entry Forms

The Pilton Flower Show website is now ready for everyone to view and use for printing their entry forms and entry cards. It has also been thoroughly updated this year, to include pictures of all the current and historical cups and … Continue reading

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Tessa Munt MP and Lynne Featherstone MP at Pimms, Pudding and Politics

Once again its time for  “Pimms, Puddings & Politics” This is being held at Benleigh House, Pilton on Friday 29th August from 6.30pm. Our Guest Speaker is Lynne Featherstone MP (Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for International Development) – more details … Continue reading

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