Wellington Town Council

Serving Wellington & Rockwell Green


Beating of the Bounds
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Free Christmas Parking
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Sunday 23 October 2016
The Eton Choirbook
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Wednesday 26 October 2016
Autumn Family Fun Day
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Thursday 17 November 2016
Friends of Wellington Park AGM
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Wellington is a small market town in rural Somerset, England, situated near Taunton in the Taunton Deane district, close to the border of Devon and the Blackdown Hills.  The town has a population of around 15,000 and is currently represented by 15 councillors. It is a political council with 7 Conservatives, 3 Labour, 3 Liberal Democrats and 2 independents.

Council meetings are conducted by the Town Mayor Councillor Bob Bowrah or, in his absence, the Deputy Mayor Councillor Gary James.

The full Council Meetings are at 7pm on the 1st Monday of each month at the United Reformed Church, Fore Street.  They are preceded each month on the same day by the finance committee at 5.45pm and by the Planning Meeting of the Council which starts at 6.15pm. (Times may alter see Agendas) All meetings of the council are open to the public.  The public may speak and ask questions. The council also holds additional public meetings when a particular subject needs detailed discussion.

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Finance Committee



Planning Committee



Council Meeting

Office opening hours 9am - 12midday weekdays (excluding bank holidays)

Contact us for an appointment outside these hours.

Our office is on the First Floor those unable to access this please contact us to make other arrangements.


Town Clerk: Greg Dyke

Deputy Town Clerk: Debbie Bere (Maternity Leave Feb. - Nov. 2016)

Assistant to the Town Clerk (Maternity Cover): Gill Croucher

Wellington Town Council, 28 Fore Street, Wellington, Somerset TA21 8AQ.

Tel: 01823 662855     Email:info@wellingtontowncouncil.co.uk