Welcome to Hemyock Tuesday, October 27 2020 @ 05:29 am GMT

Welcome to Hemyock

Hemyock is the largest village on the Blackdown Hills, which is now designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The parish has an area of about 2350 hectares, and lies on the NW of the Blackdown Hills.

The village boasts a wide variety of clubs and activities to suit all ages and requirements - from bowls and tennis to WI and religious meetings.


If you're new to the village click HERE
For history of the village click HERE
For more photos click HERE

Hemyock Parish Council

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Parish Council

Hemyock Parish Council opens new play area at Longmead.

The new play area at Longmead is due to open this afternoon (21st October). Due to COVID-19 is would not be appropriate to have a large official opening/gathering so instead please see pictures from the parish council.

We hope you enjoy the new play area.

Hemyock Parish Council

Hemyock Parish Council

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Parish Council South West Water - Work at Longmead - Monday 19th October

South West Water need to replace the sewer main from the pumping station to the treatment plant. This will involve digging two pits in the corners of Longmead field. The work will commence on Monday 19th October and last approximately 6 weeks. During this time access around the trim trail, football matches and training should be unaffected. The work will be fenced off and covered over. See attached plan for more information. If anyone experiences any problems please let the parish clerk know. Donna Evans, hemyockpc@gmail.com.

Longmead Car Parking - Saturday 17th October

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Longmead Field

The Longmead car park will be available for patients attending and those taking patients to the Blackdown Practice for Flu jabs on Saturday 17th October between 13.00 and 16.00.  Please avoid using the car park on this date unless you are attending the Blackdown Parctice.

Thank you.

Village Car Park

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Parish Council Please note the village car park (adjacent to the Baptist Church) will be closed to the general public and instead will provide parking for those attending the Doctors' Surgery flu jab clinic on Saturday 3rd October 8am - 4pm and Saturday 17th October 8am - 4pm.