BUSINESS: Last of the Summer Lunch with Yeovil Chamber

BUSINESS: Last of the Summer Lunch with Yeovil Chamber

Posted: 18th September 2017
MEMBERS and guests of the Yeovil Chamber of Trade got together on Friday (September 15, 2017) to enjoy a Last of the Summer Lunch. The event took place at Home Farm in Chilthorne Domer – headquarters of the Piers Simon Appeal and its School in a Bag initiative. Zoe Fox, of School in a Bag, gave a presentation about the history of the charity and its work of delivering…

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JOBS: Opportunities for “hidden” vulnerable young jobseekers

JOBS: Opportunities for “hidden” vulnerable young jobseekers

Posted: 13th July 2017
SOMERSET employers are being asked to think about the job opportunities available for young people who have additional support needs. Members of Somerset County Council co-hosted an employer event in Taunton last week where young people talked frankly about the obstacles they face getting and staying in work and their future aspirations.   Bridgwater and Taunton College…

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BUSINESS: New restaurant for Cow & Apple

BUSINESS: New restaurant for Cow & Apple

Posted: 21st June 2017
A FAMILY-RUN burger and cider restaurant in Yeovil is to expand with the opening a new outlet in Dorset. The Cow & Apple restaurant which is based opposite St John’s Church in the heart of Yeovil is expanding to a second location down the road in Dorchester. After a successful first year in Yeovil, the family owned and run restaurant will open on Trinity Street later…

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BUSINESS: House keys and car keys special offer at Touch of Glass

BUSINESS: House keys and car keys special offer at Touch of Glass

Posted: 20th March 2017
THE Touch of Glass premises in Yeovil is offering a special offer on key cutting for house keys and car keys. Touch of Glass in Church Street, off Princes Street, near to St John’s Church, is offering house keys from only £2 per key and car keys duplicated and cut from only £35. Please enquire by either popping into the shop or by giving Touch of Glass a call on…

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BUSINESS: Crewkerne firms to help develop action plan of local economic projects

BUSINESS: Crewkerne firms to help develop action plan of local economic projects

Posted: 14th March 2017
BUSINESSES in Crewkerne will soon be asked to give their thoughts and opinions to find out what issues are important to firms in and around the town. South Somerset District Council is working with the A Better Crewkerne & District group to consult with businesses during March. The information provided will be used to help identify local projects and actions that can…

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BUSINESS: Party provides fantastic support for Dementia UK charity

BUSINESS: Party provides fantastic support for Dementia UK charity

Posted: 8th February 2017
THE Sterling Care team in Yeovil was delighted that its fifth anniversary celebration helped to raise nearly £400 for charity. An afternoon party was held at the Yeovil Day Centre on Wednesday (February 1, 2017) and there was a host of activities going on to keep visitors entertained. A raffle was also held – with some fantastic prizes donated by local businesses – along…

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BUSINESS: Five years old and going strong

BUSINESS: Five years old and going strong

Posted: 1st February 2017
THERE is a saying that from small acorns grow mighty oaks and that could be said of Yeovil-based Sterling Care which is celebrating its fifth anniversary. The firm will be holding an anniversary party on Wednesday (February 1, 2017) at the Yeovil Day Centre in South Street, Yeovil, from 1.30pm to 3.30pm with proceeds being donated to Dementia UK. It will be an…

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BUSINESS: Sterling Care thanks supporters as it prepares to celebrate fifth anniversary

BUSINESS: Sterling Care thanks supporters as it prepares to celebrate fifth anniversary

Posted: 24th January 2017
AN award-winning Yeovil-based care company would like to thank everyone who has come forward with raffle prizes and offers to provide entertainment at its fifth anniversary party. Sterling Care Partners are based at Hendford and will be holding an anniversary party next week on Wednesday, February 1, 2017, at Yeovil Day Centre in South Street from 1.30pm to 3.30pm with…

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BUSINESS: Apprentice success at Jones Building Group

BUSINESS: Apprentice success at Jones Building Group

Posted: 18th January 2017
THREE of the apprentices at Yeovil-based Jones Building Group have completed their Level 2 apprenticeships and are looking forward to using their new qualifications on the job – with National Apprentice Week just around the corner. It is widely reported that the construction industry is facing a skills shortage and without change, a skills crisis. Training of millennials…

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JOBS: Junior administrator wanted at South West Coaches

JOBS: Junior administrator wanted at South West Coaches

Posted: 17th January 2017
AN EXCITING opportunity has become available to join the Yeovil-based South West Coaches as the company is looking for a junior administrator. South West Coaches is one of the largest family-owned coach companies in the region. A company spokesman said: “We are currently seeking an enthusiastic, energetic and creative person to join our busy office team as a junior…

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