West Monkton Parish Council

West Monkton Parish Council Logo Competition

West Monkton Parish Council has launched a logo competition.  Anyone living in the parish can enter into one of four categories.  More information is available here: logocompetitionnotice12July2017 The closing date for entries is 30th October 2017.

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Monkton Heathfield Phase 2 Masterplanning

A Public Exhibition was hosted by Persimmon on 29th June about the Masterplanning for Monkton Heathfield Phase 2.  A copy of the material used at the exhibition is available here: Public Exhibition – Material Presented

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West Monkton

Welcome to the official site for the parish of West Monkton and it’s surrounding villages. We hope you will find everything you need to know about the parish here – if there’s something else that’s needed email us:[email protected]   About the Parish West Monkton is a widespread parish, stretching from the Quantocks in the North, […]

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A new Bus Service has been launched for the local area. The Buses of Somerset have revised route 2 to extend it to cover the new housing development at Monkton Heathfield and Crown Industrial Estate. The route now provides a direct route between Monkton Heathfield and Taunton Railway Station and also between both the Priorswood and Monkton Heathfield areas and the Crown Medical Centre in Venture Way.

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Parish Council

Get involved in your Parish Council: there are 9 Councillors working to deliver a safe and sustainable community. You can attend meetings, and get involved in community activities. Minutes, policies, budgets, working parties and volunteers activities are reported elsewhere on this site.

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The Village News

Can you help with the Village News? – contribute items, or join the team of volunteer distributors. Contact the Editor, Dawn Watts 01823 412 201

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South Quantock Heritage Trail

The South Quantock Heritage Trail is being developed to involve the wider community…please see what you can do to help! Contact the Clerk in the first instance: 01823 413 524

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This shows key points of interest in and around the West Monkton area.

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Brittons Ash Community Hall (BACH)

The Brittons Ash Community Hall (BACH) is an asset of West Monkton Parish Council, a committee comprising councillors and residents administers the day to day running of the BACH. The hope of the Parish Council is that the BACH will become a community hub for the Parish. If you have any general enquiries about the […]

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Contact Us

2 Hill Farm Cottages
West Monkton

01823 413 524 between 9.00am and 5.00pm Monday to Friday

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What's on in the Parish?

10:00 am IWA Bridgwater Working Party @ IWA Cabin
IWA Bridgwater Working Party @ IWA Cabin
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
We will carry out a litter pick of the canal towpath through Bridgwater which will also include the Docks area, the River Parrett Footpath and immediate surrounding areas. Volunteers are advised to wear old clothes[...]
10:00 am IWA Taunton Working Party @ Firepool Lock Canal Car Park
IWA Taunton Working Party @ Firepool Lock Canal Car Park
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
We are planning to paint the winch beside the lock plus any other items which need a coat of paint. We hope to use small boats on the river tone to remove items of litter[...]
10:00 am IWA Bridgwater Work Party @ IWA Cabin
IWA Bridgwater Work Party @ IWA Cabin
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
We will be working on various tasks in Bridgwater area on the canal or at the Docks which may require some attention. We will car share to site if necessary. Please let me know if[...]