Rights of Way consultation

Somerset County Council have received applications to upgrade existing footpaths (WN23/11, WN23/12, WN23/38, WN23/40, WN27/4) from South Barrow to Sparkford and Queen Camel. The applicant believes they have been wrongly recorded or omitted from the Definitive Map and that they should in fact be shown as bridleways. The routes in question are shown coloured blue […]

Queen Camel Neighbourhood Plan is ‘Made’

At the 3rd June meeting of the SSDC District Executive, it was agreed that the Neighbourhood Plans for Martock and Queen Camel should be ‘Made’. This means that the Neighbourhood Plans attain the same legal status as the Local Plan (and other documents that form part of the statutory development plan). Applications for planning permission must be determined […]

Return to face to face meetings

Queen Camel parish council meeting will now take place face to face and a calendar is on our Meetings page. Rooms may be changed at short notice and attendees will be expected to observe any Covid restrictions in place on the day of the meeting.

Queen Camel votes in favour of Neighbourhood Plan

With 224 votes in favour compared to 22 against Queen Camel residents gave their backing for the Neighbourhood Plan to be used to help decide planning applications in the area. The offical declaration can be downloaded here.

Queen Camel Parish Council, Co-option to Two Casual Vacancies

The Parish Council has two casual vacancies that are now open for people to put themselves forward for co-option on to the Parish Council.  This is an exciting time for the Council and a great opportunity to give your experience back to your local community; come and join a group of Councillors who are passionate […]