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Useful Links

Useful links

Here we provide external links to other government and community interest sites. We hope they are helpful to you. If there are more external links you think could be beneficial to the village please do drop us an email.

WInterborne St Martin 2021 Census Data

Martinstown Speed Indicator Device reports

Winterborne St Martin Conservation Area Appraisal

Dorset Council 

Your Dorset Councillor, Roland Tarr 

Dorset Council multi layered services map

Dorset History Centre 

Report a right of way problem to Dorset Council

Report Countryside issues

Report a refuse bin problem to Dorset Council

Report an unauthorised sign for removal by Dorset

Report fly tipping to Dorset Council

Report litter to Dorset Council

Ask Dorset Council to fix a road or pavement problem, includes flooding,  bridges,  blocked drains, ditches and gulleys, problems with trees/hedges, road sweeping, potholing filling and more

Report a sewer or water supply problem to Wessex Water 

Report speeding and road user issues to Dorset Road Safe

Public Health Dorset

Country Watch; help for rural residents that are victims of crime

Dorset Police


UK Government

Your MP for West Dorset, Chris Loder 

House of Commons Library: Parish & Town Councils recent issues

Environment Agency, includes flood alert service 

Land Registry, includes land and property searches 


Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

Dorset Local Enterprise Partnership

Dorset Local Nature Partnership 

Dorset Visual Impact Provision, The pylon removal project

Dorset Wildlife Trust

Farming & Wildlife Advisory Group, SW 

Jurassic Coast Trust

Poole Harbour Catchment Initiative, incorporates our village area


WSM Flood Plan (on the policies and procedures page)

Report Property Flooding

Wessex Water flood reporting  Call 0345 600 4 600 Email:

Riparian responsibilities for water courses 

Environment Agency - Property Flood Resilience guidance

Flood Re - (support for insuring properties in flood areas)

Living on the Edge - (Environment Agency advice on living near or next to a watercourse including riparian owners)

South Winterbourne Community Flood Action Group

South Winterbourne Flood Investigation report


Green Martinstown

Martinstown Village

Martinstown News, our village community website

Parochial Parish of the Winterbournes,

St Martins Church Historical parish records for our village


Parish Council Support

DAPTC (Dorset Association of Town and Parish Councils)

NALC (National Association of Local Councils)

ICO (Information Commissioners Office)

Dorset Council ROI (Dorset Council Register of Councillors Interests)