Vacancy on the Parish Council

Following the local elections, Westbury Sub Mendip Parish Council has six Councillors out of a possible seven. There is now a vacancy for a Parish Councillor, if you care about where you live and are passionate about your community, join the Council and make a local change.

Anyone that is interested please contact the Parish Clerk on for further information.

PEW – Nature Notes for May 2022

Cow Parsley


The link below takes you to a version of the PEW article with colour photographs instead of black & white.



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Reminder for the Defibrillator Awareness Session – Saturday 30th April

Just a reminder that there is a Defibrillator Awareness Session being held on Saturday 30th April between 10am and midday.  Thank to those who have already let me know you are attending, but there is room for plenty more.

You can just turn up but please email the Clerk on if you would like to attend so that numbers can just be kept an eye on.

Police Beat Surgery Dates

The Mendip West Neighbouring Policing Team have offered to run some more Beat Surgery dates in the Square.

The dates are as follows:- Wednesday 11th May – 2-3pm, Tuesday 7th June – 3-4pm, Monday 4th July 10.30am – 11.30am

Beacon for the Queens Jubilee on Thursday 2nd June – stewards required

Westbury Sub Mendip Parish Council are holding a joint event with Priddy Parish Council on Thursday 2nd June at Deer Leap.  A beacon will be lit to start the celebrations for the Platinum Queens Jubilee.  The Parish Council have been asked if they they would be able to provide between six and eight people to act as stewards for the evening.  You would need to be available from about 7.30pm until about 10.30pm, the beacon is being lit at 9.45pm.

If anyone is interested please contact Sue Isherwood and your details will be passed on.

Queens Jubilee Party – Saturday June 4th

An invitation to all Westbury residents from Footlights

On the evening of Saturday June 4th there will be a free party on the village playing fields brought to you by Footlights. Entertainment will be a live seven piece dIsco and dance band, a Westbury’s Got Talent talent show and potentially other acts.

The event will be in a marquee and the idea is to bring your own picnic. Andy from the Westbury will provide a bar so bring the whole family. It will start at 6.30 pm and run to 9.30 / 10.00 pm. You may want to bring picnic blankets, chairs and even a table. Our just bring yourself.

If you wish to enter the Westbury’s Got Talent show, it’s open to anyone of any age. A full PA is provided so if you sing, dance, play an instrument, tell jokes, breath fire, swallow swords, ride a unicycle or anything else, please enter. The contest will be split in to younger performers and older performers.

If you wish to enter or want further details, email Footlights at Do join us  at a special party to celebrate the Queen and her remarkable jubilee.


Defibrillator Awareness Session – Saturday 30th April 10am

Everyone is invited to the annual Defibrillator Awareness Session being held on Saturday 30th April in the village hall between 10am and midday.

Everyone is invited to just turn up but please could you let the Parish Clerk know on so that a eye can be kept on numbers.

Thank you and the Parish Council looks forward to seeing people there.

Defib Awareness Session Poster 30th April

Annual Parish Meeting – Sunday 10th April at 6pm

All residents of Westbury Sub Mendip are invited to attend the Annual Parish Meeting to be held on Sunday 10th April at 6pm in the Village Hall. Refreshments will be provided.

Annual Parish Meeting 10th April 2022