Parish Council Meetings

The next meeting of the parish council will be on Thursday 21st March 2024, at 7.30 pm in the Family Room at the Black Horse.  All those who live or work in the village are welcome to attend.

By |June 30th, 2023|

Hinkley Connection Project

Updates about the Hinkley Connection Project are available on the News page of its website.

By |February 19th, 2021|

Free Learning Opportunities

North Somerset Council is offering a range of free community learning opportunities, covering topics such as creative writing, managing money, bills and debt, introduction to IT, woodwork for women, sign language and many more.

By |March 10th, 2023|

Guide to Later Life in North Somerset

Age UK Somerset has published the second issue of its Guide to Later Life in Somerset and North Somerset

By |April 12th, 2023|

Preventing Vehicle Crime

Avon and Somerset Police has seen an increase in vehicle theft and theft from vehicles recently and issued some guidance: Vehicle Theft, Beating Car Crime, and Van Security

By |March 10th, 2023|

Police Newsletter

The March 2023 Newsletter from the Neighbourhood Policing Team is an informative read.

By |March 3rd, 2023|

Dogs And Livestock

The Avon & Somerset Police Rural Affairs Unit is receiving numerous reports of livestock worrying.  It reminds dog-owners to act responsibly when walking in the countryside.  Livestock worrying is a criminal offence: it does not require livestock to be injured, allowing a dog to be out of control around livestock is an offence.  The impact [...]

By |February 14th, 2023|

Phone Box Library

Thank you to everyone who supports our village phone box library by donating books and games.  It is a very valued village resource.  Please leave the floor clear so that people can get to the newspapers.  If the shelves are full, the charity shops in Portishead would be very happy to take donations of books.  [...]

By |February 14th, 2023|

Internet Improvement Project

The Parish Council is keen to improve the internet speed and stability in the village, which are currently amongst the least good in the country.  It is looking for residents' help, initially through notification of speed, and indications of interest in improvement.  Please see the attached flyer (which is also being delivered to each household).  [...]

By |December 12th, 2022|

Book of Condolence

The village's Book of Condolence for Her Late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II has been sent to North Somerset Council to be archived with others from across the county.  Many thanks to Portishead Funeral Services for providing the book, and The Black Horse for hosting it so appropriately.

By |September 15th, 2022|