Temporary Road Closure: ttro268070E – Park Hayes, Leigh-on-Mendip
Please follow the link to view the above road closure; and the link for the Notice 2          
The order becomes effective on 18th July 2024 and will remain in force for eighteen months.
The works are expected to commence on 22nd July 2024 and last for 5 days (08:00 – 16:00) to enable Wales &West Utilities to lay a new gas service. 
The contractor has indicated that access for Emergency Services through the site is permitted on this occasion.
For any further information about this closure please contact Wales and West Utilities on 0292 010 2441, quoting reference: ttro268070E.

The Yearly Report of the Shepton Local Community Network, which includes Leigh On Mendip, can be read or downloaded HERE.
At its meeting on 17th June the Parish Council will consider the following planning application:

Erection of a single storey rear extension.
2 Westleigh, Towns End Lane, Leigh On Mendip, Shepton Mallet, Somerset, BA3 5QT
Further to the Halecombe Community Fund notice below, you can download the application in Word format here or in PDF format here.

Halecombe Community Fund – applications are due by 31st July.

Issued 29 May 2024
The following Planning Application will be considered by the Parish Council at its meeting on Monday, 20th May.

– 2024/0649/HSE
– Erection of double carport and garden shed.
– Thrice Barn, Leigh Street, Leigh On Mendip

Full details can be found by searching using the application reference at the Somerset Council planning page –
More information here.

Issued 23Apr2024
Frome Library now has a number of thermal imaging cameras for loan to members of the library service. These devices are very useful to home owners for detecting heat loss and poor insulation as well as water leaks. There are two types to link to Apple and Android phones.
There is a short waiting list for the cameras. If you are interested in borrowing one, you should get in touch with Frome Library and ask to be put on their waiting list. You will be contacted when one becomes available. External Link is here.

Issued 10Jan2024

A Community Speed Watch group is now active in the village. The purpose is to encourage drivers to be cautious when driving through the village and mindful of the speed limit.

If you would like to be part of the team please get in touch with the Parish Council.

Issued 5Dec2023

Issued 29September2023
Leigh on Mendip Parish Council is now on Facebook – here
Information and updates from the Parish Council
Issued 29Jan2023