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Community Information

Community

Porlock Vale is home to more than 2,000 residents and is a thriving village with a wealth of clubs, groups and organisations always looking for members or volunteers.

The Vale has its own health centre, a number of churches and all the amenities you could need including two mini supermarkets, a post office, garage and village halls.

Far from being a summer only destination, the villages of Porlock Vale offer events and community activities throughout the year.

Useful Contacts

Parish Council
Parish Clerk Debbie Pitkin – 863350

Banking Services
Porlock Post Office (Exmoor Rambler) – 862429
ATM outside One Stop

Chemist
The Pharmacy, High Street, Porlock – 862455

Churches
C of E St Dubricius Rev. Ann Gibbs – 863135
Methodist Chapel Rev. Nick Lakin – 705175
R.C. Sacred Heart,(Minehead) Fr Michael Thomas – 702201

Doctors
Porlock Medical Centre – 862575
Harley House (Minehead) – 703441

Dentist
Exmoor Dental Centre (Minehead) – 702317
Holloway House (Minehead) – 703071
Ponsford Rd (Minehead) – 702681

Police
Urgent – 999
Non Urgent – 101
PCSO Linda Brooks – 07889659856

Garage
Central Garage Porlock (no petrol) – 862334
ENPA Ranger
Adam Vasey – 07875522652

Planning Authority
Exmoor N P Authority, Dulverton – 01398323665
Somerset West & Taunton Council – 03003048000
Parish Council – 863350

Vets
Glenmore House (Minehead) – 703175
White Lodge (Minehead) – 703649

Village Agent
Kirsty Hirons (Kristy@somersetrcc.org.uk) – 07931017889
Sofi Cogley – 07376 649335

Organisations, Clubs and Activities in Porlock

Allotments Association Phil Langley – 862017

Badminton Group Carole Rawle – 862227

Ballroom Dance Practice Ben & Margaret – 862159

Bowls Club Malcolm Sage – 863024

Carnival Myrtle Cottage – 862978

Crib Club Janet Williams – 704753

Cricket Club Phil Weaver – 863433

Football Club Barbara Healey – 862966

Horticultural Society Anna Toeman – 863074

Porlock Ladies Fiona Plumstead – 862550

Porlock Mothers Union Marilyn Russel – 863291

Dovery Museum Lita Strampp – 862617

Porlock Panto Natasha Smith – 862315

Pals Swimming Peter Wellstood – 863544

Recreation Ground Emma Child – porlock.rec.emma@gmail.com

Snooker Club John Floyde – 862232

Toddler Group Kim Ely – 0779207459

Tourist Association Clare Gladstone – 863444

Twinning Association John Russell – 863291

Village Hall Rosalinde Haw – 863117

Dance Class Sheila Sutton – 862530

The Dog Academy Emma – 078258840096

Exmoor Scouts Malcolm Hill – 704154