Keynsham / Saltford Guide

Useful Contact Numbers for Keynsham, Saltford and the Surrounding Areas

Dentons has been providing local information and business listings since 1967. Below is a list of useful contact details for a range of services in Keynsham area. This includes information on council services, education, transport, health, recycling & emergency services.

Council Office Services

Bath & North East Somerset Council provides a range of services for the residents of Keynsham & Saltford including education and social care.

Collections for recycling and rubbish01225 394041 or visit websiteBath & North East Somerset Council, Riverside Temple Street, Keynsham BS31 1LA
Council Tax01225 477777 or visit websiteBath & North East Somerset Council, PO Box 2797, Bath BA1 1WF
Parking Fines01225 477133 or visit websiteBath and North East Somerset Council, PO Box 122, Bristol BS31 9AE
A-Z of Servicesvisit website


Schooling can be a difficult time for parents and pupils. Below are some useful numbers to help combat potential issues that may arise for both pupils and parents during a child’s time at school.

Admission to Schools01225 394312 or visit websiteSchool Admissions and Transport Unit, Lewis House, Manvers Street, Bath, BA1 1JG.
Bullying – children and young people01225 394240 or visit websiteSchool Improvement & Achievement Service, Lewis House, Manvers Street, Bath, BA1 1JG
Home to School TransportSchools: A-P 01225 394380 or visit websitePassenger Transport Services, Floor 1, Riverside Temple Street, Keynsham BS31 1LA
Home to School TransportSchools: Q-Z: 01225 394370 or visit websitePassenger Transport Services, Floor 1, Riverside Temple Street, Keynsham BS31 1LA
More Informationvisit website

Register Offices

Resident of Keynsham need to contact the Bath Registration Office for registering births, deaths or if planning a marriage or civil partnership.

Registration Office01225 477234 or visit websiteThe Guildhall, High Street, Bath BA1 5AW

Emergency Services

Emergency services in Keynsham & Saltford are well organised and extremely responsive. Contact information for the main emergency services in these towns is listed below:

Emergency ServicesEmergency:
Non-Emergency: 101
Localised national response
Avon and Somerset Constabularyvisit websitePolice & Fire Headquarters, Valley Rd, Bristol BS20 8QJ
Bath Police Stationvisit websiteOne Stop Shop, 3-4 Manvers Street, BA1 1JQ
Keynsham Police Enquiry Officevisit websiteKeynsham Police Centre, Ashmead Rd, Keynsham, Bristol, BS31 1SA
Avon Fire & Rescue Service0117 9262061 or visit websitePolice & Fire Headquarters, Valley Rd, Bristol BS20 8QJ
South Western Ambulance Service01392 261500 or visit websiteAbbey Court, Eagle Way, Exeter EX2 7HY


The selection of NHS hospitals serving Keynsham & Saltford includes units in Bath & Bristol.

Bristol Eye Hospital0117 342 4174 or visit websiteLower Maudlin Street, Bristol BS1 2LX
Bristol Haematology & Oncology Centre0117 923 0000 or visit websiteHorfield Road, Bristol BS2 8ED
Bristol Royal Hospital for Children 0117 342 8460 or visit websiteUpper Maudlin Street, Bristol BS2 8BJ
Bristol Royal Infirmary0117 923 0000 or visit websiteUpper Mauldin Street, Bristol BS2 8HW
CircleBath01761 422222 or visit websiteFoxcote Avenue, Peasedown St John, Bath BA2 8SQ
Cossham Hospital0117 340 8400 or visit websiteLodge Road, Kingswood, Bristol BS15 1LF
Frenchay Hospital0117 950 5050 or visit websiteFrenchay Park Road, Bristol BS16 1LE
Paulton Memorial Hospital01761 412315 or visit websiteSalisbury Road, Paulton BS39 7SB
Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases01225 465941 or visit websiteUpper Borough Walls, Bath BA1 1RL
Royal United Hospital01225 428331 or visit websiteCombe Park, Bath BA1 3NG
South Bristol NHS Community Hospital0117 964 3300 or visit websiteHengrove Promenade, Bristol BS14 0DE
Southmead Hospital0117 950 5050 or visit websiteSouthmead Road, Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol BS10 5NB
St Michael’s Hospital0117 342 5325 or visit websiteSouthwell Street, Bristol BS2 8EG
University Of Bristol Dental Hospital0117 342 4383 or visit websiteLower Maudlin Street, Bristol BS1 2LY

NHS Services

There are a fantastic range of NHS services available to local residents. Whatever the problem, be it a broken tooth or a broken leg, specialists are on hand.

Child Healthvisit website
Complementary Medicinesvisit website Search on
Dentistsvisit websiteSearch on
Diabetes Servicesvisit website
Doctors Surgeriesvisit websiteSearch on
Mental Health Servicesvisit website Mental Health Helplines
Optical Servicesvisit website Search on
Pharmacy Servicesvisit website Search on
Sexual Health Servicesvisit websiteLocal Sexual Health Services

Social Services – Children, Young People and Families

The Children and Young People’s Specialist Service comprises the Children’s Social Work services (including child protection; disabled children and children in need; children and young people in care; fostering and adoption) and leads on safeguarding children’s issues for the Council.

Adoption and Fostering01225 716510 or visit website6th Floor, B-Bond, Smeaton Road, BS1 6XN
Child Protection01225 396312 or 01225 396313 or visit websiteBath & North East Somerset Council, Lewis House, Manvers Street, Bath, BA1 1JG
Support for Families With a Child
or Young Person With Additional Needs
01225 394382 or SEND Partnership Service, Keynsham Civic Centre, Market Walk, Keynsham, BS31 1FS
Morevisit website

Adult Social Care and Health

The Bath and North East Somerset council has a number of teams and specialists in place, to support adults and the elderly through any difficulties they have.

Adults with Learning Disabilities0300 3039509 or visit websiteAdult Care & Commissioning, PO Box 3343, Bath BA1 2ZH
Drug & Alcohol Support01225 477971 or visit websiteThe Beehive, Beehive Yard, Walcot Street, Bath BA1 5BD
Carer Support08000 388885 or visit websiteBath Carers’ Centre, The Woodlands, Lower Bristol Road, Bath BA2 9ES
Morevisit website

Post Offices

The popularity of sending a letter may be decreasing but in and around Keynsham and Saltford, there are several post offices to buy a stamp, send a letter, purchase a rod fishing license or exchange money for a trip abroad.

The Post Office0345 6112970 or visit websiteLocalised national response
Chandag Post Office0117 986382639 Chandag Road, Keynsham BS31 1PW
Keynsham Post Office0345 611297044 High Street, Keynsham BS31 1DY
Saltford Post Office01275 541327478A Bath Road, Saltford, Bristol BS31 3DJ

Leisure Centres and Sports Facilities

Leisure facilities in the Keynsham and Saltford area, offering a range of activities and classes.

Chew Valley Leisure Centre01275 333375 or visit websiteChew Lane, Chew Magna, BS40 8QB
Keynsham Leisure Centre01225 439680 or visit websiteTemple Street, Keynsham, BS31 1HE
Wellsway Sports Centre01179 161034 or visit websiteChandag Road, Keynsham, Bristol, BS31 1PH

Public Transport

There are excellent transport links and rail services from Bath serving Keynsham and Saltford which provide both efficient and scenic transport routes around the area.

Rail Enquiriesvisit websiteSearch national network
Bath Spa Railway Station0845 700 0125Dorchester Street, Bath BA1 1SU
Keynsham Railway Station0845 700 0125Station Road, Keynsham BS31 2BN
Temple Meads Railway Station0845 700 0125Approach Road, Bristol BS1 6QF
Bath Bus Station0845 606 44461 Dorchester St, Bath BA1 1SS
Bus Timetablesvisit website

Housing for Homeless People

Bath & North East Somerset Council provides advice and assistance is to tenants, landlords, lettings agents, owner occupiers, parents, young people and agencies to try and prevent homelessness wherever possible.

Help With Homelessness01225 396296 or visit websiteHousing Options and Homelessness Team, PO Box 3343, Bath, BA1 2ZH
Keynsham Foodbank0117 9837923 or visit websiteKey Centre, Charlton Road, Keynsham, Bristol, BS31 2JA
Housingvisit website

Citizens Advice

For anyone facing money, legal, housing or benefit issues the Citizens Advice Bureau offers free, confidential and impartial advice.

Citizens Advice Bureau0844 375 2775 or visit websiteNationwide
Keynsham Bureau0844 848 7919 or visit websiteRiverside, Temple Street , Keynsham BS31 1LA

Chamber of Commerce

The chamber of commerce network can support your business throughout its lifecycle from start-up, development, growth and beyond. No matter what type of business you are, or whether your objectives are on a local, national or international scale, your local chamber can help you meet your goals.

Saltford Business Networkvisit websiteUnit 4 The Old Mill, Mead Lane, Saltford BS31 3ER


A coroner’s role is to establish, normally by post-mortem, whether a death is natural or unnatural in the eyes of the law. If the death is unnatural, further investigations might be undertaken with a view to presenting a case to be heard before a coroner at an inquest.

Avon Coroner01275 461920 or visit websiteFlax Bourton Public Mortuary, Old Weston Road, Flax Bourton BS48 1UL