Free emergency preparedness training – October 21

You are invited to sign up to free, interactive online training with emergency responders and volunteer organisations throughout October, organised by the Somerset Prepared partnership. To read the full story please visit the Somerset Newsroom by clicking here. To attend this free event, you can register your interest and book training sessions on the Somerset Prepared … Read more

Parish Support Network update – November 2020

Help is here for you… Since March this year, our Parish has been fortunate to have an informal Support Network in place, with volunteers ready and willing to help their neighbours and fellow parishioners during the ongoing health crisis. Now we are in another temporary ‘lockdown’, we wanted to reassure you that Fivehead Parish Council … Read more

Mapping our parish and our walks

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

Advice from SSDC about bonfires and nuisance smoke

South Somerset District Council have issued this guidance  https://www.southsomerset.gov.uk/services/environmental-health/nuisances/report-a-bonfire-or-nuisance-smoke/?fbclid=IwAR2y7Qen7-Vja9tI65L0kfc_PoPXSVxK6bshpImT6D5jcggcrlGbgID5L1c In response to a specific query, they advise that BBQs and fire pits are allowed, however people need to remain considerate of others.