Last Orders For The King William IV Pub

Home » Latest News » Last Orders for the King Willy
King William RIP

District Councillor Signs King Willy's Death Warrant
The King William IV pub is no more — change of use from a public house to a residential property was granted to the owners at South Somerset District Council's planning meeting on 13th December 2017.

The planning meeting was chaired by Curry Rivel parish councillor Derek Yeomans, also District Councillor for Burrow Ward. Voting was even and Cllr Yeomans' failure to support the King Willy put the final nail in the coffin of our village pub. His vote did not reflect the views of the rest of the parish council who have opposed the change of use throughout.

You can look back at previous articles written about the King Willy and the Ashen Faggot — Ashen Faggot and Wassailing 2017 and Curry Rivel Wassail and Ashen Faggot.

More news from Curry Rivel

Langport and District History Society
: Mon 26 Aug 6:30am

The Society's next meeting will be at the Sixth Form Auditorium, Huish Episcopi Academy, Wincanton Road, Langport TA10 9SS on Mon 2nd Sep 2019 at 7.30pm, when archaeologist John Smith will present a talk called Roman life.Refreshments will be available in the cafeteria from 6.45pm. Non-members are very welcome, £4 per person. Anyone interested in joining the History Society...

Fly Tipping-01
: Sun 25 Aug 8:43am

There have been complaints about garden waste being thrown into hedges along Dyers Road which is causing an unpleasant smell and damage to the hedge itself Garden waste is treated like any other material if it is illegally placed in fields, hedges or ditches.The majority of people use their own composters, green garden waste bins (https://www.southsomerset.gov.uk/services/w...

Somerset Waste Partnership1
: Fri 23 Aug 6:38am

The Summer Bank Holiday on Mon 26th Aug means all collections that week will take place one day later, including Friday pick-ups on Sat 31st Aug.Recycling sites remain on their usual schedules, including all 16 open 9am until 4pm on Sat and Sun, and 12 sites open 9am until 6pm on Bank Holiday Mon.For more information on collections and recycling sites, and to sign up for an e-newsletter...