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Next meeting of the Amenities & Properties Committee, Monday 14 April, 7.30 p.m., Hangstones, agenda here.

Next meeting of the Finance, Personnel & Administration Committee, Tuesday 22 April, 2.30 p.m., Hangstones, agenda here.

Bus service changes in North Somerset as from Sunday 13 April, details here.

European Parliamentary Election, Thursday 22 May, formal notice here:

  • deadline to register to vote: Tuesday 6 May
  • deadline to apply to vote by post: 5 p.m. on Wednesday 7 May
  • deadline to appoint someone (a 'proxy') to vote on your behalf: 5 p.m. on Wednesday 14 May

No elections to Yatton Parish Council or North Somerset Council this year (but there will be next year).

BBC One are looking for people who live in interesting homes in Yatton and the surrounding areas and would be happy to try a home swap holiday for a new TV series. Do you live in an interesting home you’d be happy to swap with someone elsewhere in the UK for a short break? If so then get in touch now. For an application form please email Kieran.mccarthy@bbc.co.uk with your contact details. More information here.

Age UK Somerset are running Tai Chi sessions at Hangstones, Wednesdays 2.30-3.30 p.m. £4 per session,.more details here.

Resources relating to flooding can be seen 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,

Be prepared for a power cut, details here. And if you are vulnerable for any reason you can join Western Power Distribution's Priority Service Register, email priorityservmids@westernpower.co.uk or phone 0845 724 0240

North Somerset Council has produced a simple checklist for building projects, copy here.

If you send a comment on a planning application to North Somerset Council it would be helpful if you could also send a copy to the Parish Council as North Somerset Council does not routinely forward comments to us. While we do check comments on the North Somerset Council website there is sometimes a delay before comments appear on the website.

North Somerset Warm Families offer free energy advice to families in North Somerset with children under 18, helping to lower fuel bills and make homes feel warmer. Call us free on 0800 512 012 and quote North Somerset Warm Families, or email warmfamilies@cse.org.uk.

YATTON PARISH COUNCIL

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, 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 (unfortunately there is currently a long waiting list for allotment plots)
  • Burials and cremations, details here
  • Hire of Hangstones pavilion and pitch bookings, details here

Crispin Taylor, MILCM
Clerk to Yatton Parish Council