Wellington Town Council

Serving Wellington & Rockwell Green


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Somerset West and Taunton Council
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Wellington Petanque Club
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Thursday 25 April 2019
Antiques "Call My Bluff"
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Sunday 05 May 2019
Spring Fayre
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Sunday 02 June 2019
Summer Entertainment in Wellington Park
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Spring 2019

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 10 Conservatives, 1 Labour, 2 Liberal Democrats and 2 independents.

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

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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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: Kathryn Hemensley

Assistant Town Clerk: Gill Croucher

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

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