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 […]

New Councillors…

At the May Walton Parish Council meeting three people were co-opted onto the Council bringing the number of Councillors up to its full compliment of nine. Your new Councillors are: Sharon Milner, Angie Whitcombe and Lisa Whitty their information will be on the parish council page of the web site soon

Some recycling sites to re open

Recycling sites reopen Monday 11 May Eleven recycling sites will reopen on Monday 11 May for essential visits only – in line with updated guidance – and garden waste collections will resume from the same day (see overleaf).   To ensure social distancing, protect public and staff and limit numbers, there will be a range of temporary […]

HELPLINES

Walton community telephone numbers for local assistance: 07342 115 108 07342 115 100 Somerset County Council dedicated Coronavirus telephone number for help and information: 0300 790 6275

Rubbish and recycling collections

Rubbish and recycling collections Update from Somerset Waste Partnership: Service draw-backs implemented: Garden waste – suspended. Subscriptions will be extended 12 months when collections restart. Bulky waste collections – suspended. Waste container delivery – suspended. Recycling collections – as usual, but if rounds are missed, recycling will not be collected until the following week. Recycling […]

STAY AT HOME

PLEASE STAY AT HOME! GOVERNMENT / NHS ADVICE IS TO STAY AT HOME –  IT MAY BE TEMPTING TO GO OUT THIS BANK HOLIDAY WEEKEND ESPECIALLY IF THE WEATHER IS GOOD  BUT REMEMBER : YOU ARE NOT STUCK AT HOME – YOU ARE SAFER AT HOME  

Community facebook group

Walton has a community facebook group! cut and paste this into your web browser or click on the link below https://www.facebook.com/groups/waltoncommunitynews/?ref=share External Link

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The latest government published information and advice leaflet can be found at: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-information-leaflet?utm_source=cd9e0a6f-590f-4123-8efb-f1f9d188a850&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=govuk-notifications&utm_content=immediate [copy and paste into web browser] or by clicking on the link below the document can also be found on the council information page of this website   External Link

SOMERSET COUNTY COUNCIL UPDATE – COVID 19

SOMERSET COUNTY COUNCIL UPDATE All our help and information is now available in a single place on the SCC website https://www.somerset.gov.uk/coronavirus/covid-19-latest-advice/   [LINK BELOW OR COPY AND PASTE INTO YOUR WEB BROWSER] This page is refreshed several times a day so please check in regularly to keep across developments and news. Top stories today: One […]

Play Area Closed

In line with the latest government announcements, the village play area is now CLOSED this is part of the latest moves to reduce the transmission of Covid 19. Thank you for your understanding.