Public Consultations

Your opinions are in demand.  Members of the public are invited to respond to the several consultations taking place currently, and contribute their views to decisions about developing and improving the local area and its facilities. North Somerset Council Local Plan 2038   Deadline: 14 December 2020 West of England Combined Authority Future of the Region [...]

By |November 27th, 2020|

Remembrance Wreaths

There can be no Act of Remembrance in the village this year.  The remembrance wreaths were laid at the War Memorial plaque in the porch of St Michael's Church this morning.  We Will Remember Them

By |November 8th, 2020|

Act of Remembrance 2020

There can be no Act of Remembrance in the village this year.  The parish council will make a donation to Portishead Branch of The Royal British Legion instead of purchasing a wreath.  The collection from the service in St Michael's Church would usually have been similarly donated.  If you were intending to put something in [...]

By |November 3rd, 2020|

Road Closure: Clapton Lane 23-27 November 2020

North Somerset Council will close Clapton Lane, between Naish Hill and Clevedon Road (B3124), from 9.30 am to 3.30 pm, on Monday 23 to Friday 27 November 2020 inclusive, for road resurfacing and replacement of speed bumps.  For periods during the work, vehicular access will not be possible; pedestrian access will be maintained.  Staff will [...]

By |October 23rd, 2020|

Road Works on M5 J19 Southbound Slip Road: November 2020

The Highways Agency will be undertaking further work on the M5 Junction 19 Southbound entry slip road, overnight  (8.00 pm to 6.00 am) during parts of three weeks in November 2020 although not continuously.  When the work is taking place, the slip road will be closed.  Details are in Highways England update "postcard".

By |June 26th, 2020|

Starting School in 2021

Children born between 1 September 2016 and 31 August 2017 are eligible to start school in September 2021.  Parents can now apply for school places (until 15 January 2021).  There is more information in the North Somerset Council "Starting School in 2021" poster and on the school admissions pages of its website.

By |October 13th, 2020|

North Somerset Citizens’ Panel

Residents are invited to join the new Citizens' Panel for North Somerset and have their say on local issues.  To find out more, go to the information and sign-up page on the North Somerset website.

By |October 13th, 2020|

Parish Council Meetings

While the parish council can no longer meet at The Black Horse, due to restrictions on public gatherings, it can meet remotely, and will next do so on Thursday 19 November 2020.  Those who live and work in the village are invited to join the meeting via Zoom.  Details of how to do so are [...]

By |May 22nd, 2020|

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|

Coronavirus Assistance for Farmers

Any farmer unable to care for livestock due to coronavirus can contact North Somerset Council Trading Services and the Farming Community Network for advice, guidance and practical assistance.  Contact details are attached.

By |April 3rd, 2020|