Press release – Fivehead Groom wins National Award

A self employed lady from Fivehead has won the prestigious Groom of the Year 2023, awarded by the Equestrian Business Awards. Emma Cornish established Elite Equine Care at the beginning of 2023 and took the industry by storm. Nominated by her clients and assessed by Industry peers, Emma was shocked to have not only been … Read more

Support your local Royal British Legion

The Curry Rivel, Fivehead and Drayton Branch of The Royal British Legion (RBL) needs you! We are currently 76 members strong, but our Branch is in need of more members to maintain a strong spirit of this Charity. Anyone can join! We welcome all supporters of the Armed Forces community. You do not need to … Read more

St Martin’s Church – news update

As you may know, the church was closed for a little while at the end of August as a result of some large pieces of plaster falling from the wall over the vestry, leaving the vestry unusable and much of the church covered in dust.  Following this, a local builder inspected the loose plaster and … Read more

Public meeting – acute hospital based stroke services – 21 Feb 23

Come to an event in Yeovil on proposals for acute hospital based stroke services NHS Somerset is running a public consultation to gather feedback on proposals for improving acute hospital based stroke services in Somerset, from people living in Somerset and people who use Somerset hospitals. You are invited to join a public meeting where … Read more

Notice to bird keepers – legal requirements for avian flu from 7 Nov 22

From 7th November 2022, it will be a legal requirement for all bird keepers to keep their birds housed and to follow stringent biosecurity measures to protect their flocks. This applies whether keepers have commercial flocks, or just a few birds in a backyard. The decision was made by the UK’s Chief Veterinary Officer, as … Read more