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Parish Council Needs YouLeigh on Mendip needs a Parish Council Clerk – could it be you?

Leigh on Mendip Parish Council are looking to recruit a Parish Council Clerk. The job is employed and paid for about 24 hours a month. If you are interested or want to find out more, please email Chris Cudmore, the interim clerk, at clerklom@gmail.com or ring 01373 813735. Basic admin and IT skills are required and a handover with any necessary training will be given. This is an important role in the village. Please find out more if you have some spare time and you want to support your community.

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Exclusive FOLC Christmas Cards & WoodworkPresentation Box & Keyrings

Price List

To buy your cards & gifts, please visit the Tower Room Café when it is manned on Tuesday mornings and Thursday afternoons, e-mail folcleigh@gmail.com with your order or speak to one of the FOLC team.
FOLC keyrings

Tower Room

The Tower Room Café

Open every weekday from 9am to dusk
for hot and cold drinks and light refreshments

Click here for more information

Village Connections

The Magazine for Stoke St Michael, Leigh on Mendip and Downhead

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Access to GP Services

An open letter from the Chair of the Somerset Primary Care Commissioning Committee.

Click here 

Community Grants

Grants for Leigh on Mendip village groups

As a part of the legal agreement of the 2019 Halecombe Quarry planning permission, a Community Fund is live which provides grants for local villages.

You need to apply via the Parish Council.

Full details on the Parish Council page (see Community Fund).

Do you buy stuff from Amazon?

Did you know that you can use Amazon Smile to donate to charity without it costing you a thing?
There are 3 Leigh-on-Mendip charities -

Click here for Denis's handy guide.

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Defibrillators when and how to use them

There are two defibrillators in the village. Together with performing Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), you could save a life (or someone could save yours).  Click here for more information and how to request training. .

House Finder


For the village with (almost) no house numbers.

A quick way of finding an address in our parish. Go to Housefinder.

Village Needs You


Be a Parish Councillor, Tree Planting, Cycle Link, Neighbourhood Watch, Parish Rangers, Footpaths. Click here.

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The Welcome Booklet is here for all newcomers and locals to explore all that Leigh on Mendip has to offer. Click here.



Click here for links to help us keep each other safe and connected during this difficult time.  Please send the webmaster any useful information about local community groups, offers of help, updates on shopping and anything else that would help us in Leigh on Mendip.

Not everyone is on Facebook, but hopefully most have an internet connection!

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Just click on this link to Facebook.  Members and anyone wishing to join this group must agree to follow these rules