Street Lamps in Church Lane, Shepton Mallet None of the Trustees of Shepton Mallet Almshouses is sure when lighting was affixed to the wall of the Strode Almshouses. It was apparent that they had been there a long time as
SHEPTON ALMSHOUSES CHARITY OF THE YEAR On the first Wednesday of December United Charities holds its annual Almshouse Christmas tea; joining the Residents and Trustees this year were guests, Eileen O’Grady and Kathy Kingstone from “Knit & Chat”; Debbie Towner,
Mrs Annie Maw has replied to our letter thanking her for her visit on the occasion of our Open Day, last weekend. See below.
Despite the weather, which wasn’t as bad as expected, there was a good turnout at the Almshouses Open Day. Mrs Annie Maw, Lord Lieutenant of Somerset, was welcomed by the hand bell ringers before embarking on a tour. A steady
Active for Later Life Does one of your goals include something about getting and staying active in later life? Perhaps you’ve got the healthy mind and need to work on your healthy body too? Especially for those that are enjoying
Following his visit on 7th December we have received the following letter from the High Sheriff of Somerset, Edward Bayntun-Coward.
On Friday 9th December, our Residents, Warden and accompanying Trustees were very generously treated to a magnificent Christmas Lunch by our local Tesco store. A three-course turkey and beef lunch with all the trimmings was ably served up by the
On Wednesday 7th December we were visited by Edward Bayntun-Coward, High Sheriff of Somerset. After a tour of the almshouses Edward joined residents and trustees at the Residents’ Tea in Peter Street Rooms. For a full set of photos click
Warden June Pegrum and Trustee Sandra Freeborn visit one of our residents on her return from Hospital.
Residents gather to thank the Warden, who is retiring.