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The Snowdrop Festival is a vibrant not-for-profit community project to plant Shepton Mallet with hundred of thousands of snowdrop bulbs, and to restore the Allen Family memorial in the towns cemetery, in order to celebrate James Allen’s and the town’s place in gardening history.

Get Involved!

There are lots of ways to take part in and contribute to this vibrant festival!

If you would like to participate in the festival, volunteer with snowdrop planting,
​or just be kept up to date on events then please get in touch by clicking on the link here.

If you are part of a community group or run a local shop or business, then take a look here.

You can also find more information on the Shepton Mallet Horticultural website.



(A) 5 June 2018 – P&R before Full Council to include Year End Accounts
(B) 24 July 2018 – Full Council to approve Audited Accounts
(C) 20 November 2018 – Full Council which will include Draft Budget and Calendar of Meetings

Public Meetings of the Policy & Resources, Open Spaces, Town & Planning Development, Collett Park Management and Cenotaph Charity Committees will be held in the Asham Committee Room of Mendip District Council Offices Shepton Mallet BA4 5BT

Full Council Meetings will be held in the Council Chamber, Mendip District Council Offices, Shepton Mallet, BA4 5BT.