Recycling and Waste Collections

North Somerset Council is having problems making waste and recycling collections on time, and catching-up with missed collections.  It apologises to residents and asks that they leave containers out.  Missed collections should be reported directly to North Somerset online through Council Connect They also suggest residents might wish to follow North Somerset Council and North [...]

By |July 12th, 2019|

Rural Connections in North Somserset

The West of England Rural Network (WERN) has funding from the National Lottery Community Fund, for a "Rural Connections" project, which supports older people living in rural areas to connect with their communities, and reduce loneliness.  Sarah Friend [our Village Agent] will make a presentation about the project at the start of the parish council [...]

By |July 12th, 2019|

TrueSpeed Broadband: Tuesday 9 July 2019 – 7.00 pm

TrueSpeed are offering to deliver ultrafast broadband directly to residents' doors - subject to sufficient interest, and are holding an information event on Tuesday 9 July 2019 to allow villagers to find out more

By |June 28th, 2019|

2018/19 Unaudited Accounts

As required by law, the Parish Council unaudited accounts for 2018/19 will be available for inspection from 3 June 2019 (until 12 July 2019), by appointment with the Clerk.  The Annual Governance and Accounting Statements have been published on the Budgets & Accounts page of this website.

By |May 30th, 2019|

Village Barbecue: Monday 26 August 2019 – 12.30 pm

Village Barbecue, starting at 12.30 pm, in Millennium (Tynings) Wood.  Barbecue and fuel provided.  Please bring your own blanket, chair, food, drink - and friends!  All very much welcome.

By |May 24th, 2019|

Parish Councillor Vacancy

Following this year's uncontested ordinary election, there is a parish councillor vacancy.  The parish council will be looking to co-opt a councillor at its next meeting on 18 July 2019.  If you're interested in being considered - or finding out more about what's involved - please get in touch by the end of June.

By |May 24th, 2019|

M5 Junction 19 Closures: May & June 2019

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 [...]

By |May 10th, 2019|

National Grid Hinkley Connection Project

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 [...]

By |March 15th, 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|

Village War Memorial Booklet

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

By |November 9th, 2018|