Beth’s Mount Kili Madness for Mind & Money!

South Somerset Crime Reduction Officer Beth Poole is hoping to raise £500 for the leading mental health charity Mind by attempting to trek to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania.

She will be joining a group of 22 Avon and Somerset police colleagues from 1st October to 10th October 2012, aiming to be among the successful 40% of some 15,000 people who attempt to reach the Mount Kilimanjaro Kibo summit each year on the self-funded trek via the Marangu ‘Coca Cola’ route.

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Halloween Owl Prowl on the Somerset Levels, Wednesday 31st October

A Somerset Wildlife Trust nature reserve is hosting a spooky

Halloween owl prowl on October 31 as part of the Community Barn Owl Project to get a nest box in every parish. Two events will be taking place at the Trust’s Westhay Moor National Nature Reserve on the Somerset Levels starting with a family fancy dress Halloween owl prowl, 4-6pm, followed by a guided owl walk aimed at adults, 7-9pm. Booking essential.

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Illumia – Night Time Magic at Hestercombe Gardens

September 7th,8th, 9th and 14th,15th and 16th.

Over two long weekends in September the world famous Hestercombe Gardens, near Taunton, Somerset. The gardens will be transformed with a web of unique, artistic, light focused installations. Turn off your mind, relax and become engrossed in the subtle
imagery incorporating the natural surroundings.

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Charity “Stroll Through Camelot” Sunday 2nd September

Starting at South Cadbury Village Hall 10.00.a.m. – 2.00.p.m.
Several signposted routes to choose from – 1 1/2 miles to 9 miles.
In aid of British Heart Foundation.
Entry by sponsorship form or donation.
Details and forms from:
Sue Pexton Tel: 01963 350022

John Wade  Tel: 01963 440891