SOMERSET LIBRARIES

Somerset Libraries..

Did you know Somerset libraries offer a Home Library Service to individuals who cannot access the library due to ill health, mobility or caring reasons?
Our volunteers will choose and deliver books to you on a regular basis. If you or anyone you know might be interested in volunteering or receiving this service please contact the Home Library Manager on tel: 07814 079831 or email at KJenssen@somerset.gov.uk
who will be happy to help you.

OCTOBER 8TH PARISH COUNCIL MEETING

The October 8th parish council meeting will be held at 7 pm at Walton Village Hall

The agenda can be found on the council information page under council meetings.

GRANTS FROM WALTON PARISH COUNCIL

Small grants to village groups & organisations

Walton Parish Council invites applications for grants from organisations and groups, for activities and projects that contribute constructively to, and enhance, the life and community of the village so as to benefit the people of Walton.

[ as an example, previous grants have been awarded to groups including the men’s shed,  Walton preschool,  the local brownies and the Dorset and Somerset air ambulance]

THE DEADLINE FOR THE RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS IS MIDDAY ON FRIDAY 8TH OCTOBER

 Application forms may be obtained from any Councillor, or the Parish Clerk, or download a form from the  financial information page

2021/22 financial year

 Helen Moore, Walton Parish Clerk

Email: clerk@waltonpc.org

Website: www.waltonpc.org

Phone: 07399 040 667 [this number does not accept messages]

 

September parish council meeting

The next monthly meeting of the parish council will be on Friday 17th September at 7 pm in the village hall. This is a public meeting and everyone is welcome to attend.

The agenda for the meeting can be found on the council information page

 

COULD YOU BE A COUNCILLOR?

Walton Parish Council is looking to Co-opt a resident to become a member of the Council.  Would you like to add your voice to those already expressing the views of residents?

The council comments on local planning issues, initiates local projects, awards small grants, and lots more. If you are interested please talk to any of the existing councillors or contact the parish Clerk for an informal chat.

Compton Dundon Road Closure

The main road through Compton Dundon [street road] will be closed from 25th August to 27th August between the hours of 7.30 am and 3.30 pm

This is to enable Wessex Water to replace covers in the carriageway. For information about the works being carried out please contact Wessex Water on 03456 004 600 quoting reference number ttro452368

ALLOTMENT CAR PARK –

There will be no access to the allotment car park on WEDNESDAY 4th August.

This is due to work being carried out to improve the entrance.

Work is also being carried out to improve pedestrian access to the community orchard area.

SUSPENDED – GARDEN WASTE COLLECTIONS

“Somerset Waste Partnership [SWP] has reluctantly decided to suspend garden waste collections for SIX WEEKS from Monday 2nd August. Collections are expected to restart from Monday 13th September  – should that date change we will let subscribers know.

We apologise for this temporary measure, which is essential to support rubbish and recycling collections”

A copy of the full briefing from the SWP is attached.

Questions?

please contact Somerset Waste direct at somersetwaste.gov.uk/gardenwaste-suspension

or call the dedicated garden waste service number 01823 589900 [9 am to 5 pm Monday to Friday]