Hill Brush Break Ground at Norwood Park

Hill BrushThe Hill Brush Company Ltd (HBC) is one of the largest UK based manufacturers of brushware and hygienic cleaning tools. They have been manufacturing the highest quality products since 1922 and are the home of leading brands, Salmon® Traditional Quality and Salmon® Hygiene Technology. Hill Brush has been based on Woodlands Road in Mere, Wiltshire since 1936 and as the business has grown and personnel has increased, they are close to capacity at their current site. Full story: Read more

Local ploughing match raises over £1300 for charity

_MG_9197A group of local people, who live in Charlton Musgrove and Gillingham, organised a charitable ploughing match on Easter Sunday at Lower Zeals near Mere, and raised the amazing sum of £1300. It’s was the 12th year of the event being organised and once again they were raising funds for some very well-known charities, Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance, The Fortuneswell Cancer Trust, Dorchester and Gillingham Scouts. The event is primarily for vintage and classic tractors, and ploughs. Full story: Read more