Coronavirus Information

The "Useful Links" page of this website has been updated with links to various Government, NHS and North Somerset Council sources of information, advice and support about coronavirus.  From the main North Somerset Council website page, you can access information about how its various services have been affected.

By |March 30th, 2020|

Parish Council Meetings

All parish council meetings are currently suspended, due to the restrictions on gathering in public.

By |March 30th, 2020|

Clapton Cuppa

The new Clapton Cuppa drop-in for a cuppa and a chat, launched in January 2020, is currently suspended; hopefully, to be reinstated later in the year.  Watch this space.  And stay safe and well at home.

By |March 30th, 2020|

Hinkley Connection Project Roads Update

The contractors for the Hinkley Connection Project are now working locally, which will necessitate some road closures and traffic control under temporary lights over coming weeks and months.  A summary of these has been provided, which includes links to obtain further information.

By |February 28th, 2020|

Whitehouse Lane Closure

The contractors working for the National Grid Hinkley Point Project need to close Whitehouse Lane (between its junctions with Cuckoo Lane and Caswell Hill) for about 18 days from 14 April 2020.  As you will anticipate, the diversion route is lengthy.  After the road re-opens, there will be some traffic control by temporary lights to [...]

By |February 28th, 2020|


There have been two burglaries recently in the village, in which entry was forced to a shed and storage containers, and power-tools and specialist equipment stolen.  Further details in the police notice, which includes information about how to contact them should you have any information to share.  Please be vigilant of your own out-buildings and [...]

By |February 28th, 2020|

TrueSpeed Broadband

TrueSpeed want to deliver ultrafast broadband directly to the doors of homes in our village - subject to sufficient interest.  Following the information event in July 2019, quite a lot of residents have expressed interest - but a few more need to do so for the project to proceed.  If we meet the threshold soon, [...]

By |January 28th, 2020|

Be Winter Ready

Western Power Distribution has issued a reminder poster to help householders be "ready for winter"

By |December 17th, 2019|

Parish Councillor Vacancy

We have a parish councillor vacancy.  If you're interested in being considered - or finding out more about what's involved - please get in touch.

By |May 24th, 2019|

Sustainable Travel

If you're looking for information about sustainable travel, including electric vehicles, you might like to visit the Go Ultra Low West project website.

By |February 4th, 2019|