Following the message from the Government and its’ health advisors on Monday 16th March 2020 , and the unprecedented situation the nation finds itself in, the Town Council took the decision to close the Town Hall and have staff work from home.  However, with some lifting of lockdown rules the Town Hall reception is now open from 10am to 2pm – please follow the Covid guidelines and signage to access it.

The Art Gallery is still closed until further notice – with some exciting news coming soon.

People can still contact the Council on the following numbers for general enquiries:  01388 815276 and 07967 175307 (for allotment queries).

Cemeteries will be open as normal from 8am to 4pm.

Prior to closure, the Town Council made a cash donation to the foodbank to assist those in need during this stressful period.

The Town Council would like to apologise for any inconvenience the above may cause and would ask people to keep a check on it’s website and Facebook page for updates as depending on advice received.

Suppliers are asked to email invoices for payment where possible to

For further updates regarding Covid-19, please visit our News & Events page… News and Events






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