Village Shop Covid-19 Update: Please Read

As we are all now acutely aware, the Covid-19 pandemic continues to gather momentum and is forcing decisions to be made on a daily basis.  The shop has thus far reacted in the way prescribed by the Government and everyone has been respectful of the measures put in place.  However, in anticipation of the Prime … Continue reading Village Shop Covid-19 Update: Please Read

Dunkery Beacon Country House Menu

We had a really good response to our new takeaway service on Friday and Saturday, and would like to convey our huge appreciation to the villagers for supporting us so well. Please click on this link to view the new Gourmet to Go menu for next Friday and Saturday:  Gourmet to Go Menu for 3rd … Continue reading Dunkery Beacon Country House Menu

Avoid Frauds and Scams During Crisis

An information pack of three documents has been published by the Police, containing advice about ransomware, phishing, working from home and online fraud.  These are the most prevalent attacks that the UK police forces are seeing right now, due to the coronavirus pandemic. The documents include a quick reference guide, a presentation and a written … Continue reading Avoid Frauds and Scams During Crisis

NHS Coronavirus Update

Coronavirus Emotional Support Helpline In these extraordinary times we are all mindful of the importance of supporting both physical and mental health needs. To help address the emotional health needs of the public, Mindline (run by Mind in Somerset) have extended their hours so people can call (at local rate) and talk to some one … Continue reading NHS Coronavirus Update

The Village Shop

May I start with a reciprocal thank you: firstly to everyone for being sensible with purchases, observing the new two metre ‘social spacing’ rules and for taking advantage of the shop in the village.  Secondly, a big thank you to those helping me on telephones, packing orders and delivering.  The ordering system is working well.  … Continue reading The Village Shop

Claire’s Kitchen Takeaway

Sunday 29th March, 12.00 – 1.15pm Wootton Courtenay Village Hall Carpark Preorder only. Menu Home-reared 8-hour Aga-roasted lamb served with delicious lamby roasties, seasonal vegetables and gravy  £7.00 Home-reared 6-hour Aga-roasted pork belly served with roasties, seasonal vegetables and porky gravy   £7.00 Summer fruit and white chocolate cheesecake (please preorder)  £2.50 Available to Wootton … Continue reading Claire’s Kitchen Takeaway

Flower & Produce Show Topics

The date has been set for this year's Flower and Produce Show at the village hall: Tuesday 4th August.  The topics for the creative arts categories of this year's show have been announced. The topics for the Photography Category are: • Water • Power • Black and White, or Sepia In the Needlework Category, the … Continue reading Flower & Produce Show Topics

A Message From the Rector

Thank you to all those who have expressed warm good wishes towards All Saints Church and I can only re-emphasise how sorry we are that the building is closed in accordance with the archbishops’ advice, following government instructions.  The churchyard is, of course, still open and may provide a quiet refuge when people are out. … Continue reading A Message From the Rector

A Vote of Thanks to Andy

Wootton Courtenay Villagers’ Stores Ltd. The Directors of our village-owned company are very aware of the importance of the role of the village shop during this critical and dangerous time.  Andy Giles deserves our thanks and support for his hard work, thoughtful organisation and active support of our community.  Andy is making substantial increases to … Continue reading A Vote of Thanks to Andy

Claire’s Frozen Ready Meals

Frozen Ready Meal Menu All home-reared or local.  Single servings. 8-hour slow-cooked pork belly with onion gravy, mash and carrots (GF)   £5.00 Cottage pie with carrots and peas (GF)   £5.00 Shepherds pie with carrots and peas   £5.50 Chicken and leek pie with mash, carrots/peas and extra gravy   £5.50 Shin of beef … Continue reading Claire’s Frozen Ready Meals