Planning meeting 21st June

There will be an extra meeting of Walton Parish Council on Monday 21st June at 7.30 pm at the village hall to discuss 2 planning applications – 2021/1267/HSE – Erection of single-story front/side extension Bramble Cottage, Bramble Hill, Walton 2021/1283/FUL – Demolition of existing barns on site and erection of 1no. 4bed dwelling house, Haycroft […]

Planning application

The following application is currently open for comments. Application 2021/1168/ADV Proposal: Installation of illuminated fascia sign, free standing welcome sign & free standing pylon sign Location: Car Showroom, Purseys Garage, 12 Main Street, Walton, Street, Somerset, please see the planning page of this website for further information


Press statement For immediate release Statement from Somerset County Council on the advisory poll on Local Government Reorganisation organised by Somerset District Councils “We have been clear from the outset that this was a deeply flawed, biased and expensive exercise. Residents, businesses and other organisations that are key to local government services in Somerset had […]

RESULTS of the Unitary Options poll

FROM MENDIP DISTRICT COUNCIL: Voters choose Stronger Somerset in local poll The voters of Somerset have shown their support for Stronger Somerset – the plan for two councils, an Eastern Somerset and a Western Somerset council, to replace Somerset’s existing five county and district councils. The result of the local poll, which closed on Friday […]


You should have received your ballot paper through the post by now – this is your chance to voice your opinion on the future of government in Somerset. Do you want it run by one large Unitary authority [one somerset] or two smaller [stronger somerset] ? Full information on both the options for change for […]

Local Fundraising for the Air Ambulance, SADS- Sudden Arrhythmic Death Syndrome and The Young Minds Charity.

Best of luck to all local fundraisers: Air Ambulance At the end of June, myself and 4 colleagues will embark on an epic 1000 mile bike ride from John O’Groats to Lands’ End in aid of the Great Western Air Ambulance Charity (GWAAC). We will cover the length of Britain in 9 days, cycling between […]

Local Government in Somerset

District councils give local electors a vote on the future of local government in Somerset – 18th May – 4th June 2021  A local poll of all electors on two proposals for the future of local government in Somerset currently under consideration – One Somerset and Stronger Somerset – will now go ahead later this month. The poll, which will be independently run and verified by […]

Parish Council meeting of 14th May 2021

The May 14th parish council meeting will be held at Walton village hall from 7 pm in line with the changing government regulations. Please note that COVID restrictions will apply concerning mask-wearing, social distancing, etc. and all the procedures put in place by the Walton Trust regarding the use of the village hall will be […]

Cancelled – 2021 annual meeting of the parish

The 2021 annual meeting of the parish that was originally set for 21st May 2021 will not now be called by the parish council. This meeting is cancelled.