Welcome to Hemyock Friday, February 23 2024 @ 10:27 pm UTC

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.


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For history of the village click HERE
For more photos click HERE

Parish Council News

Christmas Lights

  • Published: Monday, January 15 2024 @ 09:39 am
  • Updated: Monday, January 15 2024 @ 09:39 am
  • Contributed by: clerk
Parish Council

Wow Hemyock does it again! Our judge Natasha Bradshaw was simply blown away by the wonderful displays all around the parish. What an amazing display of lit-up houses and gardens. There are so many beautiful looking homes at this time of year, it is very difficult to judge the top few. From a very long […]

Volunteers Needed for the early Flood Early Warning System for the Hemyock Catchment

  • Published: Monday, January 15 2024 @ 09:21 am
  • Updated: Monday, January 15 2024 @ 09:21 am
  • Contributed by: clerk
Parish Council

Connecting the Culm are setting up and testing an early flood warning system for small rural communities. Hemyock Parish Council agreed to set up a Flood Group at the last Parish Council meeting. The group will be a number of councillors and any other members of the Community that would be interested and willing to […]

Notice of Vacancy

  • Published: Thursday, January 11 2024 @ 09:15 pm
  • Updated: Thursday, January 11 2024 @ 09:15 pm
  • Contributed by: clerk
Parish Council

Next Parish Council meeting

  • Published: Friday, December 22 2023 @ 01:00 pm
  • Updated: Friday, December 22 2023 @ 01:00 pm
  • Contributed by: clerk
Parish Council

The next Parish Council meeting will take place on 3 January 2024. The agenda is on the website.

Parish Council Meeting

  • Published: Thursday, October 05 2023 @ 07:49 pm
  • Updated: Thursday, October 05 2023 @ 07:49 pm
  • Contributed by: clerk
Parish Council

The agenda for the next Parish Council meeting on 11 October 2023 has been published.

DATE CHANGE – PARISH COUNCIL MEETING

  • Published: Wednesday, September 06 2023 @ 03:00 pm
  • Updated: Wednesday, September 06 2023 @ 03:01 pm
  • Contributed by: clerk
Parish Council

The date for the September Parish Council has changed from 6 September to 13 September 2023. The agenda can be found under Meetings.

Grant Database – September 2023

  • Published: Wednesday, September 06 2023 @ 02:53 pm
  • Updated: Wednesday, September 06 2023 @ 02:58 pm
  • Contributed by: clerk
Parish Council

Knowing that there are a lot of community groups and organisations that are often looking for funding, the Council has subscribed to a Funding Database called GRIN. We get a monthly update which is posted on the PC website Grant Database – Hemyock Parish Council Do take a look it is packed full of information, […]

Temporary Traffic Order 26-28 July

  • Published: Monday, June 12 2023 @ 12:05 pm
  • Updated: Monday, June 12 2023 @ 12:05 pm
  • Contributed by: clerk
Parish Council

ROAD FROM WESTOWN FARM TO TEDBURROW CROSS, HEMYOCK click here  

Blackdown Music Trust

  • Published: Wednesday, May 31 2023 @ 08:29 am
  • Updated: Wednesday, May 31 2023 @ 08:29 am
  • Contributed by: clerk
Parish Council

The Blackdown Hills Beer Festival is no longer taking place and the Directors have decided to set up a Trust to use the remaining funds raised. The Festival was originally set up to fund music in the Blackdown Hills and gave many thousands of pounds to local schools, music groups, choirs, etc.The Trust will give […]

Recycling and Rubbish dates May 2023

  • Published: Wednesday, April 26 2023 @ 12:49 pm
  • Updated: Wednesday, April 26 2023 @ 12:49 pm
  • Contributed by: clerk
Parish Council

Normal collection day Wednesday Collection Date Items for Collection Notes 04/05/2023 THURSDAY Blue Food Caddy and Black & Green Recycling Boxes Collection ONE day later than usual due to Bank Holidays 12/05/2023 FRIDAY Blue Food Caddy and Chargeable Garden Waste Residual (Black Sack) Waste Collection TWO days later than usual due to Bank Holiday 18/05/2023 […]