A final year student at the University of Plymouth is carrying out research for a dissertation on ‘Public perceptions of increased flood risk on the Somerset levels based on 100-year sea level rise and rainfall predictions.’ Due to the current restrictions, it is difficult to travel and distribute the questionnaire, so help from local people … Read more
Take a look at the new page https://fivehead-village.org.uk/parish-walks/ – Walks 1 and 7 currently described thanks to our volunteers; Walks 2-6 to follow.
We were successful in our application for a health and well-being grant from Somerset County Council last Autumn. The purpose of the grant was to prepare new maps of our parish and the local walks to encourage everyone to get out more. Work has progressed on the walk maps and we now have some volunteers … Read more
Somerset County Council is continuing to ensure that any path safety issues are investigated and resolved as soon as possible during the coronavirus emergency. Public rights of way within Somerset have remained open during the lockdown, with path users advised to follow the Countryside Code and Public Health England guidance regarding social distancing. Councillor John … Read more
The guys from Woodland Garden & Tree Services did a good job improving the view of our beautiful church – watch the short video here: IMG_3248
Making the most of the absence of traffic, our volunteers collected 15 bin bags of litter from the closed section of the A378 yesterday.
A special meeting of the Parish Council is being held on Friday 27th September 2019 at 7pm to hear and consider issues relating to a planning application to change Ridgeway from a residential dwelling to a specialist independent day school.