NEW PIPE IS A LIFELINE FOR WILDLIFE AND FARMING ON SOMERSET COAST

A NEW freshwater pipe under the River Parrett has secured the future of rare birds and wildlife on internationally protected coastal land near Pawlett in Somerset. The new pipeline brings fresh water from the Quantock Hills, under the River Parrett, to an area known locally as Pawlett Hams and Pawlett Meads. [See map attached for reference only]. The Hams are famous for their agriculturally productive coastal grazing marshes and network of...

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Afternoon Tea at the Drainage Board A Huge Success!

Afternoon Tea @ Bradbury Ritz! We would like to extend our heartfelt gratitude to everyone who made our Afternoon Tea event a resounding success.  We had some new faces as well as some much loved ones, all very welcome. With the kind generosity of Board members, guests and officers we collected over £350 for our nominated charity Brainwave, helping children with disabilities and additional needs to achieve a greater independence.  A...

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Parrett Internal Drainage Board 2017 newsletter

The Parrett and Internal Drainage Board newsletter is are available to download. Parrett Newsletter 2016/17 Paper copies can be sent out on request; please contact the administration office: admin@somersetdbs.co.uk

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Axe Brue Drainage Board 2017 newsletter

The Axe Brue and Internal Drainage Board newsletter is are available to download. Axe Brue Newsletter 2016/17 Paper copies can be sent out on request; please contact the administration office: admin@somersetdbs.co.uk

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Pawlett Hams Water Supply Pipeline Project

Environmental Impact Assessment (Land Drainage Improvement Works) Regulations Parrett Internal Drainage Board NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Parrett IDB proposes to reinstate a damaged water supply pipeline from Cannington Brook to Pawlett Hams by directional drilling a new pipeline below the bed of the River Parrett. An Environmental Report and location plan are available for inspection at the address below (or download report here). The Board...

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Parrett IDB Declaration of Accounts 31 March 2016

PARRETT INTERNAL DRAINAGE BOARD DECLARATION OF STATUS OF PUBLISHED ACCOUNTS FOR THE YEAR ENDED 31 MARCH 2016 The Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015 (SI 2015 No.234) The Statement of accounts for Parrett Internal Drainage Board published today is audited and may be subject to change. Signed by: S M GEE Date: 21.06.2016 Responsible Finance Officer PDF Downloads Available updated 18 October 2016: Section 1 and 2 of the Annual Return: Section 1...

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