The community website for Pen Selwood
Abandoned Vehicle You can report this to the District Council on 01935 462462
Animal Welfare contacts
R.S.P.C.A: Inspector Snook, South and West Region, West Hatch, Taunton, TA3 5RT. Tel. no. 0300 1234 999
TRADING STANDARDS: Devon and Somerset Trading Standards, Animal Health & Welfare Team, Buckland Road, Chelston, Wellington, Somerset TA21 9HP
DEFRA: Isca Building, Manley House, Kestrel Way, Exeter, Devon EX2 7LQ. Tel. no. 01392 266373 Defra Vet: Ralph Druin Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Church Glebe Land The Diocesan Office, Diocese of Bath and Wells, The Old Deanery, St. Andrew's Street, Wells, Somerset BA5 2UG
Land Agents: Greenslade Taylor Hunt, 1 High street, Chard, Somerset TA20 1QFTel. no. 01460 238383
Citizens Advice Service Somerset Adviceline 03444 88 9623
South Somerset District Council tel: 01963 435000
Electricity Supply Failure tel: 0845 7708090
Fire and Rescue Service tel: 0845 3459188
Free Home Fire Safety Visit to identify any potential hazards for the over 60s, single parents, disabled or families on low incomes. Check and/or install smoke alarms.
Please report fly tipping to 01963 462462. The District Councils target is to remove it within 24 hours.
An easy way to report this to the council is online.
Handyperson Scheme tel: 01380 829000
This has now been transferred from the district council to Aster Living. Ridgeway Care & Repair, part of Aster Living, provides advice and practical help with home adaptations, improvements and repairs. The Handihelp team helps with this, helping older, vulnerable or disabled people to remain living in their own home in comfort and safety. Advice is free but there is a charge for work undertaken.
Information and Advice Service tel: 0845 643 4621
Provided by Age Concern Somerset, offering advice on security, access to benefits, form filling and advocacy and mediation with care homes.