Footpaths

The Parish Council footpaths officer is Cllr Barry Gage, 01823 413433.

Mr Martin Ellis is the Parish Path Liaison Officer who works closely with the Somerset County Council Rights of Way Team. He can be contacted on 01823 412 458.

If a footpath you have walked is overgrown or needs restorative work, please contact Cllr Gage (phone number above) or the Clerk 01823 413 524.

Rights of Way are maintained by Somerset County Council, so major maintenance issues can be reported on 0845 345 9155.

Maps of walks and rides in the area, and other useful information, can be obtained from the Tourist Visitor Centre (LINK BROKEN) located at:

Taunton Visitor Centre,
Market House,
Fore Street,
Taunton,
Somerset,
TA1 1JD.

Tel: 01823 340470

The parish is located close to major tourist attractions such as the Quantocks, and Hestercombe House. Again, access the TVC (LINK BROKEN) for more information.

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Upcoming Events

Dec
11
Tue
2018
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
WEST MONKTON PARISH COUNCIL CHANGE OF MEETING DAY TO THE SECOND TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH
Dec
13
Thu
2018
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[...]
Dec
14
Fri
2018
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[...]
Jan
8
Tue
2019
7:00 pm West Monkton Parish Council @ Brittons Ash Community Hall
West Monkton Parish Council @ Brittons Ash Community Hall
Jan 8 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
WEST MONKTON PARISH COUNCIL CHANGE OF MEETING DAY TO THE SECOND TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH

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