Parish Council

West Monkton Parish Council meets every month on the second Tuesday of the month at 7.00pm in West Monkton Village Hall.  Question time is usually reached by about 7.10pm when members of the public can ask questions or express an opinion.

In addition there are working parties which pursue particular activities and report back to full council: meetings with TD planners and developers: meetings to discuss reports and consultation reports.  The Parish Council is a statutory consultee for various strategic and planning matters.

Additionally, the Parish Council is working in conjunction with Cheddon Fitzpaine Parish Council to deliver a Neighbourhood Plan for the area.  Members of the pubic are welcome to attend the Parish Council meetings, and volunteers to help get engaged in community activities are always welcome.

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 BACH is located on the West Monkton Primary School site. The address...
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Consultation Responses

From time to time the Parish Council receives a notification about a current consultation and is invited to respond to it.  Details of recent consultations and the response prepared and submitted by the Parish Council are available below:Read More


Information regarding footpaths in the West Monkton Parish area.
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Neighbourhood Plan

The joint West Monkton & Cheddon Fitzpaine Neighbourhood Development Plan (WM&CFP NDP) covers the parishes of West Monkton and Cheddon Fitzpaine.  We will see significant growth in the coming years.  Through policies in the NDP we aim to ensure th...
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Parish Council Documents

This section provides links to policy documents.
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Parish Council Finance

The Parish Council's money is public money and the Parish Council is responsible for it.The Parish Council aims to give value for money as it raises and spends money for the benefit of the local community. The Parish Council must be confident that...
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Parish Council Meetings

Meetings of West Monkton Parish Council take place on a monthly basis, now on the second Tuesday of the month at 7pm in the Brittons Ash Community Hall.The date of the meetings, alongside the agenda and minutes and any other relevant papers are available...
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Planning Applications

When Taunton Deane Borough Council (TDBC), the local planning authority, receives  a planning application relating to a proposed development within the Parish, a period of consultation where views on the proposed development can be expressed follows. ...
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Public Notices

Next Parish Council Meeting is second Wednesday of every month at 7.00pm at the Brittons Ash Community Hall, BACH. All residents of West Monkton, Monkton Heathfield, Bathpool , including the hamlets of Coombe, Goosenford, and Burlinch are welcome , public...
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West Monkton Councillors

This shows West Monkton Parish Councillors.
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Working Parties

From time to time a Working Party is set up to investigate a particular issue or research a particular project. The Working Party is usually made up of 4 or 5 Councillors who meet regularly and report back to the Parish Council.Current working parties...
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Upcoming Events

7:00 pm West Monkton Parish Council @ Brittons Ash Community Hall
West Monkton Parish Council @ Brittons Ash Community Hall
Dec 11 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
8:30 am Parish Surgery @ Brittons Ash Community Hall
Parish Surgery @ Brittons Ash Community Hall
Dec 13 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Come and have a coffee / tea and a chat about ideas you may have for the community, or things that concern you. County Councillor, David Fothergill, Taunton Deane Councillors Norman Cavill, and the Parish[...]
6:30 pm Cheddon and West Monkton Film Cl... @ Cheddon Fitzpaine Memorial Hall
Cheddon and West Monkton Film Cl... @ Cheddon Fitzpaine Memorial Hall
Dec 14 @ 6:30 pm
Cheddon and West Monkton Film Club - The Bookshop @ Cheddon Fitzpaine Memorial Hall | Cheddon Fitzpaine | England | United Kingdom
THE BOOKSHOP Free-spirited widow Florence Green risks everything to open a bookshop in a conservative East Anglian coastal town. While bringing about a surprising cultural awakening through works by Ray Bradbury and Vladimir Nabokov, she[...]


Would local residents like to see two tennis courts for free use in the Parish at Hartnells Farm?

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