Calling all community heroes

As a result of the uncontested election, there are three vacancies on Somerton Town Council that can be filled by co-option, at the Annual Town Council meeting on 10th May 2022. For more details about how you can join in and make a difference in the Somerton area as a councillor, please contact the Town Council offices 01458 272236, and … Read More


Part time Project and Communication Officer vacancy at Somerton Town Council. 15 hours per week (mainly over 2 days, however there is the need for flexibility in support of the Council, with occasional evening and weekend work required).  Leave entitlement 22 days per annum plus 2 statutory days and bank holidays (pro rata) and Local Government Pension Scheme. The person … Read More

Eat the egg – Recycle the packaging

No yolk: your Easter days and waste Thanks to the new Recycle More service, most Easter egg packaging can be recycled kerbside or at any recycle site. Flatten card and put it in your black recycle box, scrunch aluminium foil and add to the Bright Blue Bag with clear plastic egg moulds. Sweet and chocolate bar wrappers, plastic bags and … Read More


Notice is hereby given that: An election of Councillors to the Somerset County Council is to be held for the following Divisions: Division Number to be elected Division Number to be elected BLACKMOOR VALE 2 MARTOCK 2 BRYMPTON 2 SOMERTON 2 CASTLE CARY 2 SOUTH PETHERTON AND ISLEMOOR 2 CHARD NORTH 2 WINCANTON AND BRUTON 2 CHARD SOUTH 2 YEOVIL … Read More

Urgent / emergency Road Closure

Urgent / emergency Road Closure: – ttro378596 – WW – West End, Somerton Please be aware that we have received a notification of a TTRN (urgent / emergency) road closure at West End, Somerton  will commence on 28th March 2022 and is expected to last until 1st April 2022. The contractor has indicated that access for Emergency Services through the site is not permitted … Read More

Post Office in Somerton

There are some changes to the Post Office in Somerton For further information please visit The Post Office Consultation Hub via the link below: Consultation Hub – Somerton – TA11 6QJ Customer information materials will also be available in branch.

Storm Eunice: Collections suspended and recycling sites closed

Storm Eunice has been declared a major incident by the Avon and Somerset Local Resilience Forum due to the potential for severe disruption.  A red weather warning has been issued by the Met Office for extremely strong winds between 7am and midday on Friday 18 February for coastal areas of Somerset with an amber warning for strong winds  issued for … Read More

‘Meet Us’ session at Brunel Precinct Car Park, Somerton

PCSO Mike Bell and PC Sophie Baskett from your Neighbourhood Policing team will be holding a ‘Meet Us’ session at Brunel Precinct Car Park, Somerton.  Come along and visit us at our Mobile Police Station, this will be parked within the car park. This is your chance to find out about our work in the community and ask any questions. … Read More

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