Due to the advice from the Government the Town Council office is now closed until further notice. Midsomer Norton Town Council is continuing to run and serve the community. You can contact the Town Council via telephone on 01761 418701 by email – and a new coronavirus email has been set up- to deal with any Coronavirus related correspondence. Further details can be found on our website at www.midsomernortontowncouncil.co.uk
  • Support


    A volunteer group coordinated by B&NES has gone live today. Should anyone be in need of assistance to collect food, medicines, or just want someone to talk to, Compassionate Community can now be contacted by phone - 0300 247 0050. Initially the line will be operated from Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm. See this extract from B&NES press release: "The telephone number is 0300 2470050. Please note the lines will not be open until Monday March 30 and please understand we may experience high call volumes and ask you to bear with us during this time. The Compassionate Community telephone hub will see teams from partners including Virgin Care, Bath & North East Somerset Council and the NHS come together to work with 3SG, who are co-ordinating the efforts of third sector groups and volunteers to help people who are most in need with food, mental health, wellbeing and welfare."
  • Midsomer Norton Has A New Mayor!

    Midsomer Norton Has A New Mayor!

    On Monday 11th May 2020 at 7pm, the Annual Meeting of the Town Council was held remotely using Zoom. The first Agenda item was to elect a new Mayor for Midsomer Norton for the Municipal Year 2020/2021. It is with great pleasure that we can announce that Councillor Lynda Robertson was elected for the role. The new Mayor has been a Councillor for 9 years. Lynda is a member of the Planning Committee, Finance and Operations Committee and the Personnel Working Party, and also represents the Council on outside bodies including: ALCA/NALC, the Midsomer Norton and Radstock Chamber of Commerce, the Midsomer Norton Community Trust, the Midsomer Norton Society, Parish Cluster Meetings, the Somer Valley Forum, and the Midsomer Norton and District Carnival Association. We would like to thank the outgoing Mayor, Councillor Michael Evans for all of his hard work over the last year, and we wish Mayor Lynda Robertson all the very best for the year ahead.


    ***PLEASE SEE THE CORONAVIRUS LINK ABOVE *** Advice from Public Health England Do • wash your hands with soap and water often – do this for at least 20 seconds • always wash your hands when you get home or into work • use hand sanitiser gel if soap and water are not available • cover your mouth and nose with a tissue or your sleeve (not your hands) when you cough or sneeze • put used tissues in the bin straight away and wash your hands afterwards • try to avoid close contact with people who are unwell Don't • do not touch your eyes, nose or mouth if your hands are not clean Check if you need medical help NHS 111 has an online coronavirus service that can tell you if you need medical help and advise you what to do. Use this service if: • you think you might have coronavirus • in the last 14 days you've been to a country or area with a high risk of coronavirus – see our coronavirus advice for travellers • you've been in close contact with someone with coronavirus Use the 111 coronavirus service How to self-isolate if you're asked to If there's a chance you could have coronavirus, you may be asked to stay away from other people (self-isolate). This means you should: • stay at home • not go to work, school or public places • not use public transport or taxis • ask friends, family members or delivery services to do errands for you • try to avoid visitors to your home – it's OK for friends, family or delivery drivers to drop off food You may need to do this for up to 14 days to help reduce the possible spread of infection.

Midsomer Norton in Somerset, England is a town located 10 miles south-west of the Spa City of Bath and 10 miles north-east of Wells the smallest city in England.

Midsomer Norton Town Council came into existence in May 2011 as a consequence of the Bath and North East Somerset (Reorganisation of Community Governance) (Norton Radstock) Order 2011. The Council’s vision is of an inclusive community that has pride in Midsomer Norton. Individuals will respect each other and contribute to the well being of the community as a whole.