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)


As restrictions start to ease across the country, it’s important to stay up to date. Please see our latest Coronavirus news update here.

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

How we help our community

Village Information

We’ll keep you up to date with all village developments, local services, public amenities and more.

Meetings & Agendas

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

News & Updates

Stay up to date with the latest village news, events and developments in the local community.

Funding & Accounts

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

Mells: A picture postcard village

Latest News & Updates


The Household Support Fund can provide short-term urgent financial help to Somerset residents who are struggling to afford household essentials. UTILITY ENERGY REBATE As part of the government’s initiative to help households…

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For discussion at the August 2022 meeting Proposal: Change of use of existing barns into three holiday let units (retrospective) Location: Upper Vobster Farm Application type: Full retrospective Application Number:…

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SOMERSET SUSTAINABLE LAND MANAGEMENT SERIES (posted 5 July) Mendip District Council is working in partnership with The Farm Carbon Toolkit looking at better understanding agricultural emissions and mitigation measures. The…

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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.