Entries by Walton.Clerk

vacancy for a councillor

WALTON PARISH COUNCIL  VACANCY FOR A COUNCILLOR  Due to the resignation of Naomi Madelaine Johnson there is a vacancy for a Parish Councillor. If, within 14 days* after the date of this notice, a request for an election to fill the said vacancy is made in writing to the Returning Officer, Mendip District Council, Cannards […]

Recycling sites stay open for essential use

Recycling sites stay open for essential use Somerset Waste Partnership (SWP) plans to keep the county’s 16 recycling sites open on standard winter hours for essential use during the latest COVID-19 national lockdown. Government guidance – gov.uk/guidance/national-lockdown-stay-at-home – has clarified that people can visit recycling sites as they are an essential service. SWP is asking […]

National Census 2021

Census 2021 poster The 2021 census will take place on March 21st 2021 – further information can be found at www.census.gov.uk and we will keep you updated here.    


Walton Community Helpline on 07342 115108  or  07342 115100 We’d like to urge everyone to continue to look out for friends, family, neighbours and the community, but most of all yourself.  It’s important you stay safe, so you can continue to help others.  PLEASE FOLLOW THE UP TO DATE GOVERNMENT ADVICE

Speed Watch

There is now a Community speedwatch in Walton. The group have recently received their initial training and in the future will be spotted around the village in their Hi Viz jackets working toward Walton being a safer village by helping to combat speeding vehicles. If you are interested in joining this group please contact the local PCSO Timothy […]


Walton In Bloom The annual competition will be judged on Friday 7th August this year. All gardens that are visible from the road are automatically entered so tidy up now! Awards are offered in the following categories: Most unusual garden Best Containers Best hanging basket Best garden overall Allotments Cornucopia Allotments Special Award We look forward […]

Recycling centres open

Press release from somerset waste partnership: 29 May 2020   Recycling centres: Back to summer opening Somerset Waste Partnership’s recycling centres will revert to their usual summer opening hours from Monday 1 June. As well as the current temporary hours, the odds and even number plate access system will also come to an end from […]