In the Local Information section...
A directory of local businesses grouped and sorted by type of business.
An alphabetical listing of local businesses.
Contact details for your County and District Councillors
Information about your local Parish Council ranging from council members, minutes from their meetings and what is involved in being a Parish Councillor.
Address and opening hours of Porlock Library.
Surgery hours, contact details for the Friends of Porlock Surgery and a form for requesting repeat prescriptions online.
Everything you need to know about St. Dubricius C of E VA School.
Exmoor National Park Local Information Points
Exmoor National Park Authority has an agreement with a number of proprietors of village shops and tourism outlets to provide basic information about their immediate location and services offered by the Authority.
Centres in the Porlock Vale area can be found at Allerford Post Office and the Villagers Stores and Post Office, Wootton Courtenay.
Independent visitor centre provided by Porlock Tourist Association. Free accommodation booking service plus maps, books and a wide selection of quality local crafts for sale.
Allerford Post Office
Post office for loans, car insurance etc. Why not pay us a visit, you will receive a warm welcome.
Tel: (01643) 862410
Mr S Taylor, Allerford Post Office and Stores, Allerford, Somerset, TA24 8HN
Porlock Post Office
Personal Banking, no charge on cash withdraws for Lloyds TSB, Barclays, Alliance Leicester, co-op and Smile - Car / Home Insurance - M.V.L. Tax - Bill Payments - Stationery / Cards - Foreign Currency - Napster Music Vouchers - National Lottery. Open Monday to Friday: 9.00am to 5.30pm, Saturday: 9.00am to 12.30pm.
A Short, Porlock Post Office, High Street, Porlock, Somerset, TA24 8PY
Halls and Recreation Grounds
Information about the facilities available at Porlock recreation ground plus contact details.
For booking information, charges, contact details etc visit the Porlock Village Hall website.
Rates and booking details for Selworthy Parish Hall, Hare Park in Allerford.
Community Beat information and RSS feeds providing up to date information from the Avon and Somerset police website.
The Police Community Support officer for the Porlock Vale area and Selworthy, Luccombe and Horner is Linda Brooks.
Tel: 0845 456 7000 Mobile: 07825 732814
Minehead Police Station, Townsend Road, Minehead, Somerset, TA24 5RJ
Porlock Beat Surgery
A beat surgery is held at the Oak Wing, St Dubricius Primary School on the first Wednesday of each month during school term time between 10.30am - 11.30am. It is your chance to drop in for an informal chat with your local PCSO to discuss any issues or concerns you might have. This may be subject to change occasionally due to circumstances beyond our control.
St Dubricius First School, Porlock
If you are blind or visually impaired then Somerset Sight can help you. We are a local charity based in Taunton covering the whole of Somerset, providing services and activities, from Braille classes and craft groups to our social afternoons and our volunteer visitor service.
Northfield House, 51 Staplegrove Rd, Taunton, TA1 1DG
Useful information regarding waste collection and recycling in and around Porlock.