Highways England is undertaking resurfacing work on the Northbound carriageway through Junction 19. This will be done under lane closures where possible, but there will be some overnight (8.00 pm - 6.00 am) closures of each of the slip roads, and the full carriageway. Please see closure dates and diversion routes (as notified by Highways [...]
Once every four years, a new parish council is elected: 2019 is an election year. As only four applications were made, all four have been elected uncontested, confirmed by the official election result published by North Somerset Council. The parish council can now co-opt to the other two vacancies, which it intends to do at [...]
Representatives of the National Grid Hinkley Connection Project have made presentations at the September 2018 and April 2019 meetings, explaining how they will minimise the effects of the work in our village and the surrounding area. Some surveying work is now starting to take place. More information on the Project Website (look at the Tickenham [...]
If you're looking for information about sustainable travel, including electric vehicles, you might like to visit the Go Ultra Low West project website.
Village resident, and diligent village historian, Mr David Hounsell has prepared a booklet about our village war memorial and those who served during the two World Wars
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Gigaclear has been awarded the contract for the next part of broadband roll-out in North Somerset, and has sub-contracted Avonline Networks to install the network. The project, which would bring full-fibre directly to households in our village, thus providing a much improved broadband service, has been delayed. Further information should be available in April 2019. [...]
Under The Weeds Act 1959, landowners are required to take action to prevent the spread of specified weeds, including ragwort, which can present a risk to horses. The website of the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) provides useful guidance about how its spread can be controlled.
WERN can help people to save money when purchasing heating oil, by combining orders from individuals and placing a bulk order once a month, at the lowest available price. Full details on the West of England Rural Network (WERN) website.
The Environment Agency has launched a new campaign providing advice for households at risk of flooding. You can access this information on the Prepare Act Survive campaign website