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Community Notices

To see your community events and notices posted on our website contact the Town Council offices: clericalofficer@watchettowncouncil.org

Community Notices can also be posted in the Community Notice Boards around the town:

The Triangular Notice Board located on the Esplanade - There are 2 sides for community notices, the Market House Museum side for A4 Annual/Seasonal events calendars, and the Esplanade side for A5 Single Events

The Swain Street Notice Board located at the Swain Street entrance to the Car Park - For A5 Single Event notices

The Mineral Yard Notice Board located at the entrance to the Mineral Yard Car Park - For A5 Single Event notices

Watchet Town Council reserve the right to amend notices that do not fit this criteria

 

COMMUNITY NOTICE BOARD 2017

 

NOTICE TO ALL COMMUNITY GROUPS AND CHARITIES!

We are designing a new website, and we would like to make you part of it. If you are interested in having your Community Group or Charity advertised on our website, with a link to your information please contact Jo or Harriet on 01984 633344 or email clericalofficer@watchettowncouncil.org for further information.

 

SALVATION ARMY

Christmas Carol Concert at The Salvation Army, Brendon Road, Watchet Saturday 9 December 2017 at 6.30pm. SPECIAL GUESTS Wiviliscombe Town Band!  Free coffee/tea and mince pie. Everyone Welcome. Click here for flyer.

 

ST DECUMANS CHURCH

CHRISTMAS TREE FESTIVAL This years theme is 'The Colours of Christmas' on 1st, 2nd December 10am until 5pm & 3rd December 11am until 4pm followed at 4pm by Advent Christingle Service. Christmas Fayre with Bacon rolls, hot soup and stalls. Click here to view flyer.

 

SOMERSET COUNTY COUNCIL HIGHWAYS

This leaflet outlines the county policy on salting routes, describes what we can and cannot do and what the public can do to assist, including advice on the clearance of snow from pavements. It also contains a map showing the Pre-Salting Network in Somerset and the criteria that were used to develop this network. This also indicates that the majority of roads will not receive treatment and that we all, as road users, have responsibility for our own safety.

 

WATCHET MOTHERS' CLUB

Christmas Coffee Morning in aid of Musgrove Park Hospital MRI Scanner Appeal is being held on Thursday 7th December 2017 9.30am until 12 noon at The Methodist Schoolroom, Harbour Road, Watchet. Christmas gifts and homemade cakes, flowers, toys, knitwear, jewellery etc. Entrance £1 includes Coffee and mince pie. Click Here to view flyer

 

ONION COLLECTIVE

CALLING ALL TEENAGERS Come along to the Phoenix centre, Watchet on Thursday 23 November 2017 6pm-9pm. Join Architect Piers Taylor to help design a Field Kitchen for Splash Point! Click here for more information.

 

WATCHET CONSERVATION SOCIETY

Watchet Conservation Society AGM will be held at Watchet Phoenix Centre on Tuesday 21 November 2017 at 7.30pm. Following the AGM there will be an auction and entertainment from the Community Choir and usual refreshments. Click here to view flyer

 

QUEEN CATURN'S NIGHT

4pm - 8pm at Watchet Swain Street Car Park on Saturday 25th November 2017. 4pm Welcome the Queen Caturn and King Charles. Christmas Stalls, Hot Cakes and Mulled Cider will be available. Meet Father Christmas and Pirate Captain Barnacle. 7.30pm the Community Choir will perform. Click here to view flyer.

 

DUNSTER HOLISTIC AND CHRISTMAS CRAFT WEEKEND

To be held at Tithe Barn, Dunster on Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th November 2017 11am - 4pm. Over 40 stalls selling crystals, Holistic books, angel cards, unique gifts, jewellery and lots lots more. Click here for flyer.

 

WATCHET LIVE CARNIVAL CLUB FUND RAISER

The Club will be holding a Curry Night Fundraiser on Monday 27 November 2017 at 7.15pm at the Spice Merchant, Watchet £15.00 per person. Limited spaces so book now to avoid disappointment! Click here for flyer.


WEST COAST 360

Promoting Health and wellbeing in West Somerset Event - Whether you are looking to develop your confidence, health and wellbeing, find a new hobby or access additional support then this event is for you! The free event is to be held on Wednesday 13 December 2017 10am - 12.30pm at Minehead Job Centre. Click here to view flyer.
 

HINKLEY POINT C

COMMUNITY BUS - IMPORTANT INFORMATION - Due to contractual reasons, this service cannot be used for routes already covered by the First Bus Service 28, e.g. Harbour Road to Minehead and all stops in between. However people alighting at any point between say Donifod and Liddimore Road are entitled to use the service.

For more information on this service please Click Here.

NEW GRANT PROGRAMMES LAUNCHING NOVEMBER 2017If you have an idea for a project, activity or initiative, HINKLEY POINT C COMMUNITY FUNDS can help bring it to life and make a difference in your community. Click here to view flyer
 

THE WATCHET COMMUNITY MAKERS

The Community Makers are a group of volunteers, lead by experienced builder, Ian Wedlake. The group aim to help other local Community groups with Designing, Building & Fixing projects. To see the Watchet Community Makers flyer, Click Here.

 
COMMUNITY EMPLOYMENT HUB

The Community Employment Hub runs every Thursday between 9.30am and 12.30pm at The Sanctuary, Swain Street, Watchet. To see the flyer, including contact details and other Employment Hub locations, Click Here.



THE PHOENIX CENTRE - A Warm Welcome Awaits! 

The Phoenix Centre's Seasonal Calendar can be found by Clicking Here!

 

HAVE YOU TAKEN A NICE PICTURE OF WATCHET?

Watchet Town Council would like to update the gallery on the Council's website. If you would be happy to share your photos of, or in Watchet with us, send them to clericalofficer@watchettowncouncil.org

 

WATCHET BOWLING CLUB

For more information on the club, Click Here.

 

WATCHET DEMENTIA ALLIANCE 

FREE Forget Me Not Café will be open in 2017 between 10:30 and 12:00 on:

THE AUTUMN PROGRAMME STARTS ON 6 SEPTEMBER

For the flyer, please Click Here

Watchet Dementia Alliance offer support for anyone living with dementia or other memory problems, and their carers. Compass Carers will be attending some sessions. All are very welcome to attend at The Sanctuary, Swain Street, Watchet.

 

SOMERSET YOU CAN DO

Somerset You Can Do are looking for Volunteer drivers to help out in the Community. All you need to be is over 18 years old, have less than 6 points on your license, and have access to your own 4 door car. Reimbursement for fuel available. For more information and the flyer, Click Here.