Welcome to Payhembury Parish Council

Payhembury is a village and civil parish in the East Devon district of Devon, England. The village is about six miles west of Honiton. At the time of the 2011 census the parish had a population of 682, and it is surrounded clockwise from the north by the parishes of Broadhembury, Awliscombe, Buckerell, Feniton, Talaton, Clyst Hydon and Plymtree. The parish includes the hamlets of Colestocks, Lower Cheriton, Tale and Upton.        From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia


Parish Council News & Updates
Police October 2023 newsletters - 1) Rural, 2) Honiton (part 1) & Honiton (part 2)  
Community Resilience & Emergency Plan - including template for Home Emergency Plan
DCC Public Rights of Way - Notice of modification of footpaths on Hembury Fort - dated 18th January 2023
DCC Public Rights of Way - Definitive Map Modification Order document regarding modification of footpaths on Hembury Fort - dated 23rd July 2021
Payhembury Village Playpark improvements - please see the Playing Fields webpage for more information or see 'Payhembury Village Playpark' project 2020-2024 which gives more information on the background to the project and the 4 phases of the planned improvements.
Upcoming dates
ROAD CLOSURE: Tuesday 21st May 2024 - from Blue Anchor Cross to Tuckmill Cross- to enable pole renewal
ROAD CLOSURE: Thursday 30th May 2024 - Barrow Road
ROAD CLOSURE: Wednesday 5th June - Thursday 13th June 2024 - road from Mousehole Cross to Spence Cross & road from Spence Cross to Blueball Cross, Payhembury - road maintenance & patching (DCC Highways) (postponed from 11th-19th April)
ROAD CLOSURE: Monday 10th - Wednesday 12th June 2024 - The Forge, Colestocks to Crowthers Cross
PLAYING FIELDS CLOSURE: Monday 17th - Friday 28th June 2024 - for the installation of new play equipment
ROAD CLOSURE: Wednesday 27th June - Thursday 3rd July - Luton to the A373
Wednesday 10th July, 7.30pm - Parish Council Meeting in the Parish Hall and via Zoom
ROAD CLOSURE: Monday 29th July - Friday 2nd August 2024 - Payhembury Cross (aka Alans Motors Cross) to Markers Park
ROAD CLOSURE: Monday 5th - Friday 9th August 2024 - Tuckmill Cross to Payhembury Cross (aka Alans Motors Cross)