Wells Voice News

April 08 2021 Clinton Rogers to chair public meeting

Clinton Rogers to chair public meeting

WELLS Beyond Covid – Have Your Say is the title of a public Zoom meeting set for April 17. .. Read More


April 04 2021 Big walk and cycle ride between Wells and Glastonbury

Big walk and cycle ride between Wells and Glastonbury

A BIG walk and cycle ride is being organised for Sunday, April 25, between the Tin Bridge Roundabout in Glastonbury and Tincknell’s Roundabout in Wells... Read More


March 31 2021 Plan for Community Garden next to Barn

Plan for Community Garden next to Barn

A COMMUNITY Garden will be created in Wells if proposals by the city’s Rotary Club come to fruition... Read More


March 31 2021 Residents voice concerns at state of their estate

Residents voice concerns at state of their estate

RESIDENTS have voiced their concern and frustration at the state of their estate two years after they moved into their newly-built homes... Read More


March 31 2021 Fundraising starts to bring statue to Wells

Fundraising starts to bring statue to Wells

FUNDRAISING has begun in earnest to bring to Wells the sculpture that Sir Antony Gormley is loaning to the city... Read More


March 31 2021 Bishop to retire on medical grounds

Bishop to retire on medical grounds

THE Bishop of Bath and Wells, the Rt Rev Peter Hancock, has recovered his strength sufficiently following treatment for acute myeloid leukaemia that he has been able to return to Wells... Read More


March 31 2021 The census of 1911 and the fight for women’s suffrage

The census of 1911 and the fight for women’s suffrage

EVERY time the census takes place, as it did this year on March 21, it reminds a Wells businesswoman of her grandparents’ fight for women to have the right to vote... Read More


March 31 2021 Bed races a highlight of Leos activities

Bed races a highlight of Leos activities

LATE in 1986 the Wells Branch of the Lions Club International (the largest charity service club in the world), under the chairmanship of Harry Hartley, held an official ceremony at the Wells Junior School to form the Wells Leos Club to provide the youth of the day with an opportunity for personal development through volunteering... Read More


March 29 2021 Easter is the season of hope

Easter is the season of hope

Easter Message from the Bishop of Bath and Wells, the Rt Rev Peter Hancock.. Read More


March 25 2021 Easter family fun on offer at The Bishop’s Palace

Easter family fun on offer at The Bishop’s Palace

THIS Easter holiday, families looking for things to do will find fun activities on offer The Bishop’s Palace in Wells... Read More