Town Council Elections

Become a Town Councillor! A message from Cllr Craig Monks, Beaminster Town Council Chairman Build Tomorrow’s Beaminster  –  it’s in your hands! This coming May, town and parish councils will be holding elections. Over the past 5 years (4 as Chairman), I have seen Beaminster town council achieve so much and been involved in so…

Beaminster Businesses Get-Together

Calling all Beaminster businesses! Chairman Craig Monks and Cllr Rachel Goode will be hosting a second business focused session with all local businesses, to understand what we as a council can do to help you and to develop some of the ideas discussed at our first meeting last year. We hope to update you in…

Ripple Kitchen

Ripple Kitchen Every 3rd Friday of the month from 11.30-1pm Doing little things together, nurturing big ideas A community lunch at Beaminster Public Hall organised by Ripple Workshop’s Young Parents group on the 3rd Friday of the month at 11.30am. The first one takes place on Friday, 17th November The Young Parents group meets on…

Remembrance Day Parade

Remembrance Day Parade Sunday 12th November We are looking forward to gathering on Sunday 12th November for our annual Remembrance Parade through the town to honour and remember armed forces members who have died in the line of duty. Timings are as follows: 2.20pm All those who wish to parade gather outside the Fire Station…

Community Resilience Plan 2023

Community Resilience Plan 2023 The Community Resilience Plan was first launched in 2008 by Beaminster Town Council to create a team that can respond to extraordinary events in a rapid and coordinated manner in order to withstand and quickly recover from a difficult situation. The aim of our community resilience is to assist residents, businesses…

The Monarch’s Trail

The Monarch’s Trail It is that time of year again when we set you a summer challenge around the town to be in with a chance to win vouchers to spend in our local shops. This year, we have come up with something a little bit different. In a nod to our newly crowned king,…

CB3 Beaminster Community Bus

CB3 Beaminster Community Bus Run by our brilliant local volunteers since 2018 and supported by Beaminster Town Council, the CB3 community bus project began when Dorset County Council donated a minibus that was surplus to its own fleet and helped to train volunteer drivers for the service. The popular service provides a connection between Crewkerne,…

Beaminster Play Area

Beaminster Play Area Beaminster Play Area is located in the Memorial Playing Fields, next to the Skate Park. The playground underwent a complete renovation in 2019 to create an inspirational and inclusive space for local and visiting children in the heart of Beaminster. The project saw an underused space re-designed to ensure equal play access…

Beaminster Businesses Meeting

Beaminster Local Businesses Meeting Thursday, 20th July at 6pm in the Red Lion Beaminster Town Council Chairman Craig Monks and Vice-Chairman Daniel Biggs are hosting a business focused session open to all local businesses, to understand what the council can do to better support the town’s business community. They would like to know what works…