offical Bruton Town website - photo by John Waters
21 January 2017 4°C
This month...
Bruton Cycling Club
We are a non-denominational and wholly inclusive cycling club, with the motto ‘For the people, for the road’ – a friendly club with a range of different abilities from beginners to experienced riders. We pride ourselves on being an on-going celebration
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Freedom to write Freedom to Read
The winter season of Meantime events At The Chapel
The winter season of Meantime events At The Chapel, curated by Emma Craigie, begins with Satish Kumar on 12 January (sold out). It continues with an evening on English PEN, with Alice Oswald, Jonathan Dimbleby, Andrew Miller, Viv Groskop and Maureen Freely,
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Somerset Time Passing exhibition at Bruton Museum casespace
Bruton Museum casespace - Somerset 'Time Passing'
John Waters has been a freelance wildlife cameraman for over 20 years. Filming has taken him from the Arctic to the tropical rainforest and almost every environment in between, but he is always glad to get back to Somerset. We will be screening John’s
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Bruton casespace - PRUE PIPER Slip decorated earthenware
PRUE PIPER - Slip decorated earthenware
Prue Piper’s fantastical decorated earthenware zings with colour and life, testament to her love of diverse cultures. Museums and nature are a source of inspiration, “I tend to rip off patterns, shapes, ideas from all over the world, Indonesia, Columbia,
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Essay on Steinbeck
Alec Gilmore, an authority on John Steinbeck, has written a delightful essay on the author of The Grapes of Wrath and other important works in the literary firmament. Steinbeck spent several months in 1959 in Bruton, working on his retelling of the Arthurian
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Bruton Town Planning for businesses
Bruton has changed a lot in recent years and is going to continue to change. Local government has changed too, with budgets stretched to the point that we can no longer simply assume support from the District or County Council.
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Bruton coffee mornings at the Community Hall
I am the new coordinator of the coffee mornings, which are held weekly in Bruton at the Community Hall on a Saturday morning between 10am and 12 noon. Every week a different band of volunteers arrangeS a morning to include: refreshments, a raffle, cake stall
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Bruton Trust

Bruton Trust

We are now looking to broaden our public appeal and attract more members. Our ...

About Bruton

About Bruton

Bruton is a town of some 3,000 in the south-east corner of Somerset. Though smaller than some villages, it has a town council and mayor and is proud of its status as one of the smallest towns in England. Built in the valley of the River Brue, it is situated between Frome, Gillingham and ...