Local Information / Links

Recycling and Waste Collection

N.Somerset are beginning a new recycling and waste contract on 1 March 2017, which includes the introduction of a new service for garden waste. Registration for the garden waste service is now open at www.n-somerset.gov.uk/gardenwaste, and costs £25.

Garden Waste FAQs

A public consultation on proposed changes to Household Waste Recycling Centre opening times and the introduction of a charge for DIY waste closed on 24th October.

Household Waste Recycling Centre consultation

The timetable for recycling is available via the link below.

Recycling and Waste Collection

Streets and Open Spaces

Residents can now make one phone call to access services provided by North Somerset Council's Streets and Open Spaces group. If you have a query about a wide range of environmental issues from bin collections to recycling, or abandoned vehicles to reporting a pot-hole then you now just have to call one dedicated telephone helpline - 01934 888 802.

The Primary School

Whether you are already at the school or looking for a new school there are pages that will be of interest. The Prospectus, Parents Handbook and Governors report are there along with the school logbook which contains a fascinating insight into school life dating back to Queen Victoria. There are also lots of photo's from the various events and activities at the school.

School Website

The Village Hall

The Village Hall website.

Village Hall


There are two defibrillators in the village - located at the village hall and the school gate. They are live and available 24 hours a day.

In an emergency dial 999 and the emergency services will guide you through what to do.

A guide on how to use them can be downloaded here.

The Parish Church

The Church of England website for St Michael and All Angels.

St Michael and All Angels

The Flax Bourton Relief In Need Charity

Flax Bourton has its own local charity, to assist local residents in need, hardship or distress. More information is available via the link below.

'Relief In Need'

Flax Bourton Cricket Club

The Backwell Flax Bourton cricket club website

Backwell Flax Bourton CC


PCSO Justin Robbie can be contacted on 07825 011665 or via email: Justin.Robbie@avonandsomerset.police.uk.

PC Greig Difford can be contacted on 07825 011666or via email: Greig.Difford@avonandsomserset.police.uk.

For non-emergency calls and general enquiries please call 101. The 999 number is to be used for emergency calls only.

The Avon and Somerset Police main website.

Avon and Somerset Police

To find local crime statistics, simply enter your location into the following web site.

Crime Statistics

Long Ashton Community Cinema

A local not-for-profit community cinema.

Community Cinema

North Somerset Online Directory

A wealth of information and advice on local services and resources including childcare, schools, health and well being, money matters, housing and caring.

N.Somerset Online Directory

North Somerset Agricultural Society

The NSAS website.

North Somerset Agricultural Society

Community Connect

Providing care and support services to the over 50s.

Community Connect

Jobcentre Near Me

Find local Jobcentre Plus offices, benefits and employment information

Jobcentre Near Me