In the event of an emergency, please phone 999 and the operator will give you all the necessary information for you to quickly access the cabinet to get the defibrillator.

Please watch the short video below for a demonstration of how to use a defibrillator –          you could save someone’s life!!


Defibrillators are located on an external wall of the:-

Post Office/Shop

(BA11 3PF)

Tractor Shed – Recreation Ground

(BA11 3PZ)

Vobster Inn

(BA3 5RJ)


Due to the resignation of Karen Punter there is a vacancy for a Parish Councillor.
If, within 14 days* after the date of this notice, a request for an election to fill the said vacancy is made in writing to the Chief Executive, Electoral Services, Somerset Council, Cannards Grave Road, Shepton Mallet, BA4 5BT by TEN electors for the Parish, an election will be held to fill the said vacancy, otherwise the vacancy will be filled by the Parish Council by co-option.

Joy Book                                                                                           Date: 29 November 2023


* In computing any period of time for this purpose, a Saturday, Sunday, day of the Christmas break, of the Easter break or of a bank holiday or day appointed for public thanksgiving or mourning must be disregarded.

Mells Village

About Mells Parish Council

This site is run by Mells Parish Council and is intended to provide information to the community about some of the services, news, events and activities that take place in or around the villages of Mells and Vobster.

We provide easy access to information about the parish council and the local area, news as well as information for new residents or those intending to move here. Your council is working on your behalf to improve both life and the environment in the parish and maintain the character and nature of our villages.

If you have anything you would like to contribute to the site, please contact the Mells Parish Clerk. If there are any problems with the site, please contact the site administrator [email protected].

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Village Information

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Meetings & Agendas

View recent and historic minutes and agendas of all our Parish Council meetings.

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Funding & Accounts

View public details of how the Parish Council is funded, our accounts and more.

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Our Priorities

Mells Parish Council’s priority is to administer with prudence, minimum interference and within the requirements of the law those aspects of village life for which we are responsible to the best of our ability, with the aim of improving quality of life for all the residents of Mells and Vobster.