Kerbside Waste Collections move to 6am start

Somerset Waste Partnership have advised that from MONDAY 1st FEBRUARY all kerbside collections [recycling, rubbish and garden waste] will begin at 6am rather than the previous 7am. This change has been brought in to protect collection crews by staggering team set-off  times from the depot and to allow an early start on work that may […]

tonight’s parish council meeting

joining information for this evenings Zoom parish council meeting is: Meeting ID: 976 2869 1241 Passcode: Council

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.    

No Village Funday this year

THE ANNUAL SEPTEMBER VILLAGE FUNDAY HAS BEEN CANCELLED THIS YEAR DUE TO COVID 19,  ASSOCIATED SAFETY CONCERNS, AND GOVERNMENT RESTRICTIONS

CORONAVIRUS – COVID19

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

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 […]