01643 707213

Banks, Building Societies & Post Offices

6 The Parade
TA24 5UF
Tel: 0845 765 4321

Natwest Bank
9 The Parade
TA24 5NL
Tel: 0845 610 1234

TSB19 The ParadeMineheadTA24 5LUTel: 01643 299998

Yorkshire Building Society11 The AvenueMineheadTA24 5AYTel: 01643 706920

Co-op Store and Post Office22 The AvenueMineheadTA24 5AZTel: 01643 709864

Estate Agencies

GTH 8 The ParadeMineheadTA24 5UF    01643 706666www.gth.net

Fox & Sons Sequence    13 The ParadeMinehead​TA24 5NL01643 702281www.sequencehome.co.uk

Pointer Properties 9 Park StreetMineheadTA24 5NQ01643 708885www.pointerproperties.co.uk

Wilkie May & Tuckwood 7 Park StreetMineheadTA24 5NQ01643 704400www.wilkie.co.uk

Webbers Property Services  9 Floyds CornerMineheadTA24 5UW01643 706917www.webbers.co.uk 

Law & Order

Avon and Somerset Constabulary website Click Here
Minehead Police StationTownsend RoadMineheadSomerset​TA24 5RF
Tel: 101 or 01823 363555 (ask for Minehead Office)
Opening times: Monday - Wednesday - 10.00 am - 1.00 pm, 2.15 pm - 6.00 pm(Closed Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday)

Leisure & Culture


The Regal Theatre10-16 The Avenue, Minehead, Somerset TA24 5AYBox Office: 01643 706155www.regaltheatre.co.uk

The Avenue Cinema Minehead  S & B Cinemas14 The Avenue, Minehead TA24 5UQInformation Line: 01643 870871Website: https://sandbcinemas.co.uk/
Other cinemas in the area:Dulverton Cinema - based at Dulverton Town Hall. For tickets and more information - Christine Dubery - 01398 323474 email: moc.loa%40cyrebudor Jan Ross 01398 323818 email: ku.oc.oohay%403002ssornajweb: www.dulvertonfilms.co.uk
Lynton Cinema - 68 seat cinema in a Grade II listed former Methodist Chapel, adjacent to Lynton Town Hall.For booking & information please telephone 01598 753397 or visit www.lyntoncinema.co.uk
Scott Cinemas Bridgwater - 7 screen cinema Northgate Yard, Mount Street, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 3FQWebsite: https://bridgwater.scottcinemas.co.uk/
Odeon Taunton - 8 screen cinemaHeron Gate, Riverside, Taunton Filmline: 0871 224 4007website: www.odeon.co.uk/cinemas/taunton

Leisure Centres

West Somerset College Community Sports CentreWest Somerset College, Bircham Road, Minehead, TA24 6AYMonday- Friday: 7am-12pm & 2-8.30pm, Saturday & Sunday: 8am-1pmTel: 01643 700367Visit: https://www.westsomersetcollege.org/west-somerset-college-community-sports-centre/ 
Fitness Station Minehead4 North Rd, Minehead TA24 5QW
07:00 - 21:00 MONDAY TO FRIDAY, 09:00 TO 17:00 SATURDAY, 10:00 TO 16:00 SUNDAY
Tel: 01643 705299Visit: https://www.fitnessstationgym.co.uk/
Other Venues include:​Manda Clarke School of Dancing, 36 Irnham Road, Minehead TA24 5DWRugby Club, Tom Stewart Field, Ellicombe Lane, Alcombe, Minehead TA24 6TR​Minehead First School, Townsend Road, Minehead TA24 5RGSainsbury Hall, Sainsbury Road Community Hall, Sainsbury Road, Minehead TA24 8JZ​


Minehead Museum
Beach Hotel, Minehead TA24 5BG
A museum of the history of Minehead
Opening hours: Tues - Sat 10.00 am - 4.00 pm, Sun 11.00 am - 4.00 pm

For more information:
Contact Honorary Secretary, Sue Lloyd, 45 Quay Street, Minehead TA24 5UL
Tel: 01643 706461

email: moc.tcennoctb%40muesumdaehenim

Libraries & Further Education

Local Libraries 

Minehead Library
Bancks Street, Minehead,
Somerset TA24 5DJ
Tel: 0845 3459177
Email: ku.vog.tesremos%40bilnim

Monday - 9.00 - 5.30, Tuesday-9.00 - 6.00, Wednesday closed, Thursday- 9.00 - 6.00, Friday- 9.00 - 5.30, Saturday- 9.00-4.00, Sunday Closed
FREE Computer courses at Minehead Library Mondays and Fridays 10 am to 12 noon and Thursday afternoons 2 pm to 4pm every week.

Porlock Library
The Old School Centre, High Street,
Porlock, Minehead TA24 8NP
Tel: 01643 862763

Libraries Direct

Libraries & Information Service Homepage: www.somerset.gov.uk/libraries
To renew library items (24 automated service) Tel: 0845 002077 or 01823 334344 or www.librarieswest.org.uk
​To speak to a customer advisor, to renew library loans and enquiries about library services.
Tel: 0845 3459177
For information enquiries on any subject Tel: 01823 336370 or email: ku.vog.tesremos%40yriuqne

Somerset Skills & Learning

Currently using The Beach Hotel as an external venue. Please call for further information. Opening times can vary so please call to confirm.Tel: 0330 332 7997
Visit: The Beach Hotel, Minehead TA24 5AP email: ku.oc.sesruoclss%40seiriuqne web: www.sslcourses.co.uk

Local Registrar Offices


There is an outstation which provides a service for the registration of Births & Deaths:The Library, Bancks Street, Minehead TA24 5DJTo make an appointment Tel: 01823 282251 To book an appointment online visit: www.somerset.gov.ukEmail: ku.vog.tesremos%40snoitartsigertesremos
Opening hours:Tuesday - 9.15 am to 12.30 pm and 1.00 pm to 3.00 pmThursday - 9.15 am to 12.30 pm and 1.00 pm to 3.30 pm

West Somerset District

The Register Office, Becket House, Bridge Street, Williton TA4 4NR

Tel: 01984 633578
Fax: 01984 631884
Email: ku.vog.tesremos%40ornotilliw

Opening hours:
Monday 1.00 pm - 6.00 pm
Wednesday 9.30 am - 12.30 pm
Friday9.30 am - 12.30 pm

For further information please visit www.somerset.gov.uk and search under registration.

Taunton Registration Office

Tel: 01823 282251 - In addition to telephoning either of the above offices at the times shown to make appointments, members of the public can also ring The Taunton Registration Office (which is staffed full-time), who are able to book appointments into the diaries for Minehead and Williton.

To find your nearest Register Office

Please visit www.registerofficenearme.com



Minehead Medical Centre2 Irnham RoadMineheadTA24 5DL01643 703441


Boots The Chemist14 - 16 The ParadeMineheadTA24 5NL01643 702004

John Ware Ltd39-41 Alcombe Road
TA24 6BA
01643 703478

Lloyds PharmacyIrnham Lodge,Baytree HouseTownsend RoadMineheadTA24 5RG01643 702007


Nearest Minor Injuries UnitMinehead Community HospitalLuttrell WayMinehead TA24 6DF01643 701701

Nearest Accident & Emergency (A&E)Musgrove Park HospitalTauntonTA1 5DA01823 333444

NHS Direct0845 4647


Exmoor Dental Centre7 Bancks StreetMineheadTA24 5DJ01643 702317

Holloway House Dental Surgery6 Holloway StreetMineheadTA24 5PB01643 703071

Ponsford 59 Dental Practice59 Ponsford RoadMineheadTA24 5DY01643 702681


Cranmers12 Park StreetMineheadTA24 5LZ01643 702204

Specsavers4 The ParadeMineheadTA24 5UF01643 700220

Places of Worship


Minehead Baptist Church, Parks Lane, Minehead TA24 8BS Tel: 01643 709764Visit: www.minehead-baptist.comweb: churches minehead

Christian Spiritualist Church

Grove Place, Manor Road, Alcombe.
web: alcombe christian spiritualist church

Jehovah's Witness

Kingdom Hall, 2A Mart Rd, Minehead TA24 5BJ
Tel: 01643 818141

Church of England

St. Andrew’s Parish Church, Wellington Square, Minehead, TA24 5LJ   Tel: 01643 818904 E-Mail: moc.liamg%40hsirapdaehenim 
St. Michael’s Parish Church, St Michael's Road, North Hill, MineheadTel: 01643 818904E-mail: moc.liamg%40hsirapdaehenim
St. Peter’s-on-the-Quay, The Quay, Minehead, TA24 5UNTel: 01643 818904                        E-mail: moc.liamg%40hsirapdaehenim
St. Michael the Archangel, Church Street, Alcombe, Minehead, TA24 6BNTel: 01643 709491
For more information on the above churches see website : churches minehead


Millbridge Evangelical Church, 39 Lower Park, Minehead, TA24 8AY Tel: 01643 709978Visit: www.millbridgechurch.org.ukEmail: ku.gro.hcruhcegdirbllim%40tcatnoc
Alcombe Evangelical Church, Hopcott Road, Minehead  Tel: 01643 708958


Alcombe Methodist Church, Lower Meadow Road, Minehead TA24 6AN Tel: 01643 705689see also link: Alcombe MethodistsMinehead Methodist Church, The Avenue, Minehead, TA24 5AYsee churches minehead

Salvation Army

Salvation Army Hall, Brendon Road, Watchet TA23 6AU
Tel: 01392 22100

web: salvation army watchet


Religious Society of Friends, 9 Bancks Street, Minehead, TA24 5DJTel: 01643 821 109web: minehead quakers and churches minehead

Roman Catholic

Church of the Sacred Heart, 8 Townsend Road, Minehead, TA24 5RG
Tel: 01643 702201
Email: moc.esecoidnotfilc.hsirap%40traehdercas.daehenim
web: westsomersetcatholics.org.uk

United Reformed Church

URC, Bancks Street, Minehead  Tel: 01643 703682Visit: www.mineheadurc.netEmail: gro.crudaehenim%40ofni

Refuse, Waste & Recycling

Minehead Household Waste & Recycling Centre

Mart Road Industrial Estate,Minehead.Tel: 01643 707894
Opening Times: 
Monday 9 am to 6 pm Summer - 9 am to 5 pm - WinterTuesday - ClosedWednesday - 9 am to 6 pm Summer - 9 am to 5 pm - WinterThursday - 9 am to 6 pm Summer - 9 am to 5 pm - WinterFriday - 9 am to 6 pm Summer - 9 am to 5 pm - WinterSaturday 9 am - 4 pm year-round - all sitesSunday 8 am - 4 pm year-round - all sites
For More Information - Click Here
Dulverton - Brushford Road TA22 9AA (£2 cash entry)Telephone: 01398 323615
Williton - Roughmoor Industrial Estate TA4 4RATelephone: 01984 632221
The following can be recycled at your local centre:
Batteries (car - household), Cans (drink - food), Cardboard, Electrical items, Fluorescent Tubes, Fridges/Freezers, Garden Waste, Glass Bottles/Jars, Low energy lightbulbs, Mobile phones, Oil (Cooking - engine oil), Paint - water-based, Paper, Plastic pots, tubs, tray, bottles, Scrap Metal, Shoes (tied in pairs), textiles (clothes, sheets, curtains etc not stuffed items) Toner cartridges, Wood. 
For information on site recycling charges CLICK HERECard only pre-payment for asbestos and plasterboard disposal online via the website. As space is limited for both please call first to ensure there is room available. 

Kerbside Recycling

For more details and to request a kerbside black box please contact Somerset Council Tel: 0300 123 2224.​Weekly collections of paper, card, glass bottles & jars, cans, plastic bottles, plastic packaging & aluminium foil.
For More Information - Click Here

Garden Waste Kerbside Collections

Fortnightly garden waste collection service is available to householders in West Somerset. You can either hire a green wheeled bin or buy paper sacks (minimum order of 10 sacks)
To order and for more details please contact Somerset West and Taunton Council or Tel: 0300 123 2224 or why not compost your green waste?
For More Information - Click Here 

C.L.O.W.N.S Scrapstore 

(creating learning opportunities in West Somerset)
CLOWNS salvage clean, safe and reusable waste from businesses and re-distributes it to community groups and individuals for art projects

For further details please telephone: 01643 707190

web: Clowns West Somerset

Schools in the Area


St. Michael’s Church of England First SchoolWatery Lane, Minehead, Somerset TA24 5NYTelephone: 01643 702759        Email: ku.hcs.tesremos.sleahcim-ts%40eciffoWeb: st-michaels-church-of-england-first-school
Minehead First SchoolTownsend Road, Minehead, Somerset TA24 5RGTelephone: 01643 702938        Email: ku.hcs.tesremos.tsrifdaehenim%40eciffoWeb: www.mineheadfirstschool.co.uk St. Dubricius Church of England VA First SchoolParson Street, Porlock, Minehead, Somerset TA24 8NPTelephone: 012643 862249      Email: ku.hcs.tesremos.suicirbud%40eciffoWeb: st dubricius c of e first school
Timberscombe Church of England First SchoolTimberscombe, Minehead, Somerset TA24 7TYTelephone: 01643 841259        Email: ku.hcs.tesremos.ebmocsrebmit%40eciffoWeb: Timberscombe C of E First School


Minehead Middle SchoolPonsford Road, Minehead, Somerset TA24 5RHTelephone: 01643 704191        Email: ku.vog.tesremos.cude%40694.hcsVisit website: minehead middle school​​Danesfield Church of England VS Community Middle SchoolNorth Road, Williton, Taunton, TA4 4SWTel: 01984 632581Email: ku.hcs.tesremos.dleifsenad%40noitamrofniVisit website: www.danesfieldcofemiddleschool.co.uk


The West Somerset Community CollegeBircham Road, Alcombe, Minehead, Somerset TA24 6AYTelephone: 01643 706061       Email: ku.hcs.tesremos.tesremostsew%40eciffoVisit website: www.westsomersetcollege.org
For more information regarding school admissions and education in Somerset please contact Somerset Direct on Tel: 0845 345 9122 or via email to: ku.vog.tesremos%40nerdlihc

Veterinary Services

White Lodge Veterinary ClinicStephenson Road, Minehead, SomersetTel: 01643 703649 (24 hrs)website: www.whitelodgevetclinic.co.uk

Glenmore House Veterinary Surgery and Cattery
26 Glenmore Road, Minehead
24 hour emergency service
Tel: 01643 703175

Animals At Home (Exmoor & Quantocks) Ltd
Animal Ambulance for pet emergencies, Pet Taxi for routine pet transport plus home pet care with host families, dog walking, cat care and animal event first aid cover (dog and pet shows).
Available to all veterinary surgeries in the Minehead area, Exmoor, the Brendon Hills, the Quantocks and Taunton, as well as any pet owner.
For pet owners who need transport to routine vet visits, pet relocation, transport to kennels/cattery, groomers etc, there is a Pet Taxi available. This is chargeable at an hourly rate.
Additional services include host family, house sitting and dog walking. These services are also available for cats, small livestock and smallholdings.
Mobile: 07788500767Website: animals at home ExmoorEmail: ku.oc.emohtaslamina.roomxe%40ofni