West & Middle Chinnock Volunteers COVID 19
There are lots of volunteers in West & Middle Chinnock already helping residents. Examples include:
Jane and Jonathan
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During Lock down and until at least 2nd December 2020 please check on line for any information on which local services may be in place or previously planned local events.
Request from Gary & Ruth of Hillview Close. Could you please let them have any used postage stamps & old mobile phones for their charity Canine Partners. (www.caninepartners.org.uk)
New travel website for Somerset. The aim of Travel Somerset is to improve how we tell people about what's happening on the roads in Somerset from planned roadworks and public events to unplanned incidents, accidents or congestion.
Sign up for travel alerts or subscribe for emails about roadworks in an area of your choice. go to www.travelsomerset.co.uk
West Chinnock is a village in Somerset, England, situated near the A356 road 4 miles (6.4 km) north east of Crewkerne in the South Somerset district. The village forms the civil parish of West and Middle Chinnock with the neighbouring village of Middle Chinnock and has a population of 592 (2011 census).Middle Chinnock was a separate civil parish until 1884. It was then absorbed into the parish of West Chinnock. In 2003 the parish was renamed West and Middle Chinnock.
Living in West & Middle Chinnock: Our villages have a great vibrancy with a variety of clubs and societies, a pre-school and primary school, two churches, a recreation ground and pavilion, children's play area, a vey active community village hall, local pub and lots more.
Links to Local Somerset Services
Latest Planning Applications in the Villages
39, Ridgway, West Chinnock
Carrying out of alterations to the existing integral garage to habitable accommodation. The erection of a single storey side garden room extension and the erection of a detached single garage.
If you would like to comment on an application
Dog Fouling report website is
Somerset CC link to verge cutting schedule.
News on the Patch
Temporary Road Closure: ttro427633SS
Middle Chinnock Road, Middle Chinnock. (Little Silver)
The order becomes effective on 29 April 2021 and will remain in force for eighteen months.
The works are expected to commence on 6th May 2021 and last for 2 days (08:00 - 17:00hrs) to enable M J Quinn to erect a telegraph pole and install a new telephone line on behalf of BT.
For any further information about this closure please contact MJ Quinn on 07747 219550, quoting reference: ttro427633SS - Middle Chinnock Road, Crewkerne.
The Road Closure Team
Contact Centre Tel: 0300 123 2224
Traffic Management, Road Safety and Parking Services
The Blue Bags are coming............
West & Middle Chinnock Parish Council
Notice is hereby given in accordance with Section 87 of the Local Government Act 1972 that a vacancy has occurred on the West & Middle Chinnock Parish Council.
Unless a request for an election to be held is submitted in writing to the Proper Officer of South Somerset District Council at The Council Offices, Brympton Way, Yeovil, Somerset, BA20 2HT by Thursday 29th April 2021 by ten electors for the Parish of West & Middle Chinnock, the Parish Council will proceed to fill the vacancy by co-option.
Clerk to the Council
Date of Publication
11th April 2021
Tel: 07957 358431
Address of Clerk: Half Moon House, TA187PT
While our churches are closed
you can access our on-line
Sunday service each week at