England has returned to Plan A. The Government advise:

  • Get vaccinated and get your booster dose
  • Consider wearing a face covering in crowded, enclosed spaces
  • Let fresh air in if you meet indoors. Meeting outdoors is safer
  • Get tested and self-isolate if required

For the latest information from the Government, please visit COVID-19 Guidance

For NHS Covid-19 Advice, please visit Coronavirus NHS

If you require Medical Assistance – please call the NHS on 111 or to check if you have Covid-19 Symptoms – NHS Online

For advice from North Somerset Council on Local Services, please visit North Somerset Together

Flax Bourton Community Support Groups

There are two support groups for residents in Flax Bourton offering support to anyone who needs it. If you are self-isolating and need some support with anything such as collecting groceries and prescriptions, etc please contact:

Farleigh Green Support – Ben Buckle 07738881974
Flax Bourton Community Support – Katherine Falconer 07886 880371 & Kate Liddell 07769 946281

Village Agent

Employed by the West of England Rural Network (WERN) – a charitable organisation covering the old Avon area for the over 60s in need of help. Our Village Agent is Lyndsay Newman and she may be able to advise you or point you in the right direction – contact her on 07967 345 559.

Other Support/Information

Independent Mental Health Network – Helping you to take care of your wellbeing with links to local services covering North Somerset.

Age UK Somerset – for local information and support
A local independent charity working in the community across Somerset and North Somerset to support older people, their families and carers. The charity offers free and confidential information and advice.

Their telephone number is 01823 345610. You can also email or

Citizens Advice

The Citizens advice website provides a wealth of information and help with paying bills, emails scams, family matters, etc.