Welcome to the website of Yatton Parish Council.


Because there were not enough nominations for election there are three vacancies on Yatton Parish Council:

  • One for Yatton Horsecastle Ward (north of the railway line)
  • Two for Claverham Ward

The Parish Council can co-opt people to fill these vacancies.

If you are interested in being a parish councillor and would like to be considered for co-option you can download an application form here. Application forms should be returned to the Clerk by Friday 4 June.

There is more information about Yatton Parish Council and its activities on this website, especially here, or you are welcome to speak to the Clerk or a councillor.

Elections 2015:

Claverham, Yatton Horsecastle and Yatton North parish wards: results of uncontested elections here

Yatton South parish ward: Wendy Griggs, Graham Humphreys, Ian Payne, Mike Petersen and Graham Riggs elected in a poll. Full result here (last page).

North Somerset Council election results here.

Next meeting of Yatton Parish Council, Monday 18 May, 7.30 p.m., Hangstones, agenda here.

Next meeting of the Planning Committee, Tuesday 26 May, 7 p.m., Hangstones, agenda here.

The Annual Parish Meeting of the parish of Yatton will be held on Monday 1 June at 7 p.m. in Hangstones pavilion. Among other things the Meeting will discuss priorities for the Parish Council for the next three years. All electors for the parish of Yatton (including Claverham and North End) are entitled to attend and speak. Formal agenda here and draft minutes of the 2014 meeting here.

Hangstones pavilion in Stowey Road has a large hall and a smaller office/meeting room, both available for hire at very reasonable rates for meetings and social events, more details here

Churchill Sports Centre is open to members and non-members. There are a great number of facilities including swimming pool, tennis courts, squash court, floodlit all weather pitch, fully equipped Gym, exercise classes, outdoor playing fields and sports hall suitable for badminton, volleyball and more. We offer swimming lessons, birthday parties and much more. More information here.

Online advice on benefits, debt, housing and much else from Advice North Somerset here

Dates of mobile beat surgeries and other information from Avon & Somerset Police here.

Yeo Vale Medical Practice newsletter here.

Healthwatch North Somerset newsletter here.

NHS North Somerset Clinical Commissioning Group newsletter here.

Vine Counselling newsletter here

Latest issue of Senior Siren here

There are four automated external defibrillators in Yatton and Claverham:

  • one next to Pages Court shopping precinct, between NatWest Bank and the High Street
  • one at Mendip Road surgery
  • one at Claverham Village Hall
  • one at Yatton Rugby Club, North End Road

The Parish Council is grateful to all residents and businesses who contributed, especially Yatton Masonic Lodge of Agriculture, Yatton & District Rotary Club and Yeo Valley Lions, and Great Western Ambulance Service who provided the defibrillator at Yatton Rugby Club. The defibrillators are available for use by anyone in an emergency, ring 999 for instructions.


Yatton Parish Council provides services to people living in, working in and visiting Yatton and Claverham. This website aims to provide as much information as we can about the Parish Council. The Parish Council is committed to making information about the Parish Council widely available. You can see a copy of our Freedom of Information Publication Scheme here.

To find more information about Yatton Parish Council, including details of councillors and committees and minutes and agendas of meetings, click on 'Council' on the green bar at the top of any page. There is some general information here and a calendar of meetings here.

If you click on 'Local Information' on the green bar at the top of any page you will find some information about the villages, and about local clubs, organisations and activities.

If you cannot find what you are looking for please contact us and we will do our best to help. Please let us know if you have any suggestions for improving this website.

The Parish Office is in Yatton Library, 48 High Street, Yatton  BS49 4HJ. It is open to the public on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 10 to 12.30. There is parking for people with a disability at the back of the Library, the Library has an automatic front door and there is full wheelchair access to the Library foyer.

Most meetings of the Parish Council and its committees are held at Hangstones Pavilion, Stowey Road, Yatton  BS49 4HS. There is parking for people with a disability and a ramp to the front door.

Please contact us for details of the following services, including fees:

  • Allotments
  • Burials and cremations, details here
  • Hire of Hangstones pavilion and pitch bookings, details here

Crispin Taylor, MILCM
Clerk to Yatton Parish Council