Coronavirus

There are no longer Coronavirus (COVID-19) restrictions in the UK.

If you have COVID-19 you should try to stay at home.

Most people cannot get free COVID-19 tests. You can buy tests in shops but you cannot report the result to the NHS.

You can get vaccinated against COVID-19 through the NHS. Please visit How to get a Coronavirus vaccine for further information.

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

    For NHS Advice, please visit the NHS website.

    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 info@ageuksomerset.org.uk or infoandadvice@ageuksomerset.org.uk


    Citizens Advice

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