Welcome to the website of Yatton Parish Council.


There is a misprint in Section 3c of the Yatton Neighbourhood Plan questionnaire. It should refer throughout to 'brownfield' sites (there is one reference in error to 'greenfield' sites). 

There is a vacancy for a councillor on Yatton Parish Council, formal notice here

The Secretary of State has upheld the Inspector’s conclusion that a housing target of 20,985 for North Somerset over the period of the Core Strategy is appropriate, see North Somerset Council press release here.

North Somerset Council has decided to hold a non-statutory public inquiry into the application to register land known as 'The Field' plus 'The Copse', Claverham, as a village green

Presentations made to the open meeting on major housing developments on 20 July: Steve Bridger's presentation on current and forthcoming applications here and Yatton PACT's presentation on their road safety review here, and a statement from YACWAG on their approach to development here.

A summary of the results of the recent speed survey funded by Yatton Parish Council can be seen here.

Yatton Parish Council has published its Annual Report for the year ended 31 March 2015, copy here

Green garden waste bags are available for purchase at the staff desk of Yatton Library (not the Parish Council office), cost £2.50 each.

Shared use of the Strawberry Line between Weston Road and Drove Way (Nye Road) until March 2016, details here.

Draft minutes of the Annual Parish Meeting held on 1 June 2015 available 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.

Health Watch North Somerset 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