Welcome to the website of Yatton Parish Council.


Timetables for all bus services in the area can be found here

Next meeting of the Amenities & Properties Committee, Monday 26 January, 7.30 p.m., Hangstones, agenda here.

Next meeting of the Planning Committee, Monday 2 February, 7 p.m., Hangstones, agenda here, will consider applying to designate Yatton and Claverham as neighbourhood areas for the purposes of neighbourhood development plans. This meeting will not consider commenting on the application for 85 dwellings on land north of Chestnut Drive, Claverham (below); this application will be considered at a later meeting. 

The planning application for 85 dwellings on land north of Chestnut Drive, Claverham, can be seen here and comments can now be submitted to North Somerset Council.

Yatton Parish Council has developed a Housing Development Strategy which will inform the Parish Council's consideration of major planning applications; you can see it here.

Yatton Parish Council, Cleeve Parish Council, Kingston Seymour Parish Council and Churchill Parish Council have jointly written to North Somerset Council with suggestions for planning policy; you can see a copy here

Yatton Library Writers' Group, an informal group for writers and would-be writers, meets Yatton Library, 10.30-12, 2nd Tuesday of every month starting Tuesday 13 January.

Comments welcome on the Parish Council's plans for new allotments and a new cemetery at Mendip Road. You can see a draft business plan here and an indicative design 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,

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.

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 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