Neighbourhood Plan
This website is maintained on a voluntary basis by the residents of the parish of Ruishton, Thornfalcon and Henlade. If you are running a club or business or other organisation within the parish, then you are invited to be included in the website, but don't forget to often update your information.

A Neighbourhood Plan is a community-led framework for guiding the future development, regeneration and conservation of an area.
A Neighbourhood Plan is about the use and development of land and may contain a vision, aims, planning policies, proposals for improving the area...
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Monthly draw winners, Jumble Sale, Bingo, Whist Drives, , Health Walks, Carpet Bowls, Produce market, Flower Show, Ladies coffee club, Artists in TexStyles, Friendshop club, Book club, Winemakers, Coffee Stop, Ruishton Church, Village Day and Dog Show, Parish council and local adverts.


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Planning Matters, Stoke Road Affordable Housing, Highway Matters, Henlade strategic employment site and road infrastructure, County and District Councellor's Reports, Recreation Field, Neighbourhood planning & Administrator, Clerk's report, Chairman's report, Money matters...


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Seal eats Fish - River Tone - Ruishton

It's true, a seal has been recorded on video camera eating a fish, have a look at the video's below and see for yourself.

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Planning matters, County and District Councellors' Report, Highway Matters, Henlade Strategic Employment Site and Road Infrastructure, Recreation Ground, Neighbourhood planniing, Neighbourhood Plan Administrator, Financial matters, etc.



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Ruishton Village Day Flower Show 16th July 2016

Bright colours were in abundance at the 34th annual Ruishton Flower Show from hydrangeas and roses to tie-dye fabrics through to preschool paintings all made for a colourful day.


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Accounting statements 15.16
Bank variences 7&8 reserves 15.16
variance Box 2 15.16
variance Box 4 15.16
variance Box 6 15.16
Annual Governance statement 15.16
Expenditure over £100. 15.16
Internal Auditor Report 15.16
Copy of Asset Register


It has recently been announced that the War Memorial has been granted a Grade II listing by Historic England so perhaps it is fitting to ask about all the names of the men of the parish who lost their lives during the two major conflicts of the last century.







CCS works to support community groups, organisations and individuals in Somerset. We have a fantastic and dedicated team of local professional advisers and pride ourselves on offering independent and impartial advice. We cover a wide variety of services  see all our work and projects.

The agent for our village's is Audrey Mansfield. Audrey's role is to support a wide range of residents who may need help in a wide variety of ways.

There is more information in our news section, where you can read more about the types of service and help Audrey is able to offer.

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Saturday 22nd AUG 2 pm - 4 pm AT RUISHTON VILLAGE HALL
Open Invitation to come along, and have a try at Carpet Bowls with our friendly club.
We supply all equipment, and any help with playing. New playing season starts from 1st Sept 2015. We play every Tuesday Evening 7pm - 9pm or Friday Afternoon 2pm - 4pm at Ruishton Village Hall.
Contact : Derek Garrett 01823442876 or Mavis Skeggs 01823442427

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