The Parish Council is composed of four wards Summerlands Ward (3 councillors) Brimsmore Ward (2 councillors) Combe Ward (3 councillors) and Lyde Ward (7 councillors)

The Parish Council generally meets monthly on the third Wednesday of the month except for the month of August, when there is no parish council meeting.

There are seven Parish Noticeboards – Outside the play area in Johnson Park, near the bus shelter in Greenwood Road, next to the bus shelter at Hundredstone, Mudford Road, outside the shop in Cavalier Way, outside the Church Hall in Yeovil Marsh and near the play area above Shackleton Road and one on the Circus Area in Wyndham Park. Agendas, notices and the addresses and telephone numbers of the Councillors and the Clerk are displayed on the Noticeboards. The Clerk’s telephone number is also displayed on the play area sign in Johnson Park play area and on the Parish Council’s allotment gate at Yeovil Marsh.

Management and Administration

Joint representation on the Yeovil Cemetery and Crematorium Committee with South Somerset District Council and Yeovil Town Council.

Part owner of the Crematorium with South Somerset District Council and part owner of the Cemetery with Yeovil Town Council

The Parish owns an allotment field with 26 allotments and an area of redundant allotment land rented out to grazing.

There is one play area that the Parish Council maintains at Johnson Park – however the land is owned by Yeovil Sports Club.

Yeovil Without Parish Council Allotments at Yeovil Marsh

If you are interested in renting an allotment plot then please contact the Clerk.

Rent 1st April  2019 – 31st March 2020 is £15.50, rent increases 50p per annum.

Representation on the following bodies:

  • Yeovil Sports Club Management Committee
  • Somerset Association of Local Councils
  • Yeovil Cemetery & Crematorium Committee
  • Woborn Almshouses Committee
  • John Nowes Exhibition Foundation
  • Yeovil in Bloom
  • Wyndham Park Community Association
  • Westfield Community Association

Facilities within the Parish:

  • Johnson Park Play Area in the grounds of Yeovil Sports Club
  • Parish allotments at Yeovil Marsh
  • Yeovil Marsh Church and Church Hall
  • Public House – Great Lyde
  • Shopping areas – Wessex/Greenwood Road, Cavalier Way including post office, Runnymede Road and Glenthorne Avenue
  • Bucklers Mead Academy and Sports Centre