Clapton Cuppa is a new event, held on the third Thursday afternoon each month, in the Family Room at The Black Horse. Come and drop-in for a cuppa and chat; we'd love to see you. Meet old friends, and make new. Hope you can come! For more information, contact Mrs Sarah Friend [Village Agent, WERN]: [...]
All villagers, including families, are invited to spend a couple of hours taking part in a volunteer village tidy-up. Please wear suitable clothing and stout shoes, and meet in the Black Horse car-park. Tasks suitable for all. Tools will be provided, as will hi-viz vests (the wearing of which are obligatory). Have fun improving the [...]
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, [...]
Western Power Distribution has issued a reminder poster to help householders be "ready for winter"
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.
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
If you wish to receive emails from us about meetings and village events, please sign-up using the boxes on the right-hand side of the website homepage. We only store your name and email address, and don't share this information with anyone else. We hope you'll want to keep in touch with us; we want to [...]
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.