Category Consultations

Children’s Centre Services: Have Your Say meetings and consultations

Parents and families can have their say on plans for Children’s Centre services based in Castle Cary, Creech St Michael (The Villages) and Chilcompton (The Mill) in the coming weeks. Have Your Say meetings will take place for Castle Cary Children’s Centre on 6 and 9 May and The Villages Children’s Centre at Creech St […]

Have Your Say on Wiveliscombe and Bishops Lydeard Children’s Centres

Parents and families can have their say on two more Somerset Children’s Centres next month and proposals that will see them remain open and continue providing their current services. Have Your Say meetings have now been arranged for Wiveliscombe and Bishops Lydeard Children’s Centres for people to get more information, ask questions and give their […]

Domestic abuse – your views needed

Somerset County Council is seeking views on domestic abuse services as it helps plan what support will be available in the future People are encouraged to complete a survey which is available up until 25 April, especially those who have experienced or witnessed domestic abuse or sexual violence and accessed services. The information collected will help draw […]

Have your say: Children’s Centres

The County Council is today seeking people’s views on proposals for a number of Children’s Centres. Parents, families and other people with an interest are invited to discuss proposals that would see the help and support provided at eleven centres at least maintained. They are also being asked to give their views of what type […]

Have your say on proposed school term and holiday dates

Have your say on proposed school term and holiday dates for the academic year starting September 2015. Every year Somerset County Council consults with schools, staff, governors, parents and carers and members of the public on draft school term and holiday dates, which will apply to all Community and Voluntary Controlled schools. The consultation starts […]

The Balancing Act Results

Many thanks to the thousands of people who have taken the time to talk to us, taken part in surveys, visited the balancing act budget game online or had a go at our Facebook polls. Your comments are important and have helped influence council members as they make tough decisions over the Council’s spending for […]

Proposed changes to Dulverton schools

People’s views are being sought on proposals that could see changes to the age ranges of two Dulverton schools. Somerset County Council is asking parents and members of the public to comment on the proposals in a consultation that starts next week (3 February). If accepted the proposals would see Dulverton All Saints’ First School […]