Saturday 14th May – TABLE TOP SALE!

     There will be a table top sale on Saturday 14th May at 11am at Walton Village Hall in aid of Walton under five’s pre school Grab a bargin or get rid of your clutter!! Local crafts, face painting and hair tinsel – food and drink available £5 a table – to book call Lian […]

Somerset Waste Partnership

The latest newsletter from the Somerset waste partnership has the revised collection dates and information about their new ‘Fixy’ service SWP Briefing 2022 05 MAYC final

Family Fun – wilder churchyards

At the Holy Trinity Church Walton -10.30am to 2.30pm Saturday May 7th there will be a fun day with the opportunity of learning more about wilder churchyards and how we are trying to encourage insects, birds and plant life in coordination with Somerset Wildlife Trust and the Diocese. There will be Worm charming, welly wanging, […]

Planning Application – Whitley Solar Park

The planning application for a Battery Storage scheme at the Whitley Solar Park Ashcott Somerset Ref. No: 2022/0504/FUL will be discussed at a parish council meeting on THURSDAY 21st APRIL – 7pm in the village hall lounge. The documents related to this application can be viewed below or on the Mendip District Council website – […]


Somerset waste partnership have provided information on your Easter collection dates and recycling Easter waste.

Local Road Closure – Shapwick

Temporary Road Closure: ttro034362SE – BT – Station Road, Shapwick   Please follow the link to view the above road closure; and the link for the Notice 2:  or view the documents below The order becomes effective on 3rd May 2022 and will remain in force for eighteen months. The works are expected to commence on […]

PUBLIC EXHIBITION / CONSULTATION re a proposal for a Solar PV development

A public exhibition / consultation is being held on Thursday  7th April  between 4pm to 8pm at ASHCOTT Village Hall to discuss a planning proposal for a Solar PV development on land at Nythe Road Pedwell. [Elgin Energy EsCo Ltd] On the evening, an exhibition of the proposals will be on display and members of […]


Local elections are being held in May 2022. If you are passionate about your community and want to help Make A Change, stand for election as a Parish Councillor! We need people from all backgrounds and experiences who reflect their community to put themselves forward for election. If you have innovative ideas for the council […]

Local Road Closure – Asney

Temporary Road Closure:  ttro480739 – Asney Road and Sharpham Drove, Walton and Sharpham Full closure notice and diversion route. The order becomes effective on 10th March 2022 and will remain in force for eighteen months. The works are expected to commence on 14th March 2022 and last for 3 days  (09:30 – 15:30) to enable BT […]


Temporary Road Closure: ttro480216 – High Street, Street THE FULL NOTICE AND MAP OF DIVERSION:  STREET ROAD CLOSURE MARCH The works are expected to commence on 7th March 2022 and last for 3 days to enable Wales and West Utilities Ltd to install a gas service. The contractor has indicated that access for Emergency Services […]