A New Plan for Brookside

Most people in the village will know the Brookside playing field but only a few visit it regularly. Those who do, probably go so that children can use the play equipment, kick a ball around or perhaps have a picnic. The land is owned by North Somerset Council, but leased to the Parish Council who […]

The Village Voice

The last Village Voice was produced in April but by the time it was printed and ready for distribution almost everything promoted in there had been cancelled.  Some of you may have picked up a copy locally, but we weren’t even able to do our normal door to door delivery due to our volunteers being […]

Finding Hope in a Crisis

The Covid-19 emergency is having terrible consequences for many people but lots of us have also noticed good things that have come out of the crisis. The Parish Council Climate Action Group have been thinking about how we might capture some of those positive experiences and emotions so that we can remember and build on […]

Re-opening of recycling centres (COVID-19)

Sharing this from North Somerset Council: Opening of sites The opening of the sites is planned as follows: ·       Weston-Super-Mare recycling centre (Aisecome Way) will open on Monday 18th May. The centre will open on extended hours for the first five days Monday (18th) – Friday (22nd) from 6.30am to 7.30pm. From 23 May and thereafter revert to the usual summer […]

Planet friendly money saving ideas

This week’s tips and activities during lockdown are money saving, planet friendly ideas.  See what you could save below. Ignoring food ‘best before dates’ Do the washing at a lower temperature Change your light bulbs Switch to green energy Save water Turn down the thermostat Ignoring food ‘best before’ dates – saves up to £700 […]