Website Christmas Fair Reminder

A reminder to all sellers that the annual Wootton Courtenay Christmas Fair will be held via the village website this year.  If you, or someone you know, would like to use this opportunity to advertise their wares, please get in touch.  You don't have to live in the village to take part - this is … Continue reading Website Christmas Fair Reminder

‘Nottingham Knocker’ Warning

There have been reports of a 'Nottingham Knocker' operating in the Withycombe area (TA24).  These are cold callers who usually tell residents that they are ex-offenders trying to go straight, then try and sell poor quality and over-priced cleaning products.  They may also offer services such as roof repairs, driveway repairs and cleaning. The police … Continue reading ‘Nottingham Knocker’ Warning

Remembrance Sunday Service

Sunday 8th November There are still just a very few places available, of the thirty we are allowed, for our annual Remembrance Sunday service at All Saints Church, Wootton Courtenay. If you would like to join us, please put your name on the sheet in The Villagers Stores. The service starts at 10.55 am on … Continue reading Remembrance Sunday Service

One Somerset Proposal

As you may be aware, the government has now invited Somerset County Council to submit its business case for local government reform in Somerset.  There are currently two proposals - one from Somerset County Council (One Somerset) and one from the four district councils - on the table for submissions.  One Somerset would see the … Continue reading One Somerset Proposal

SWT Gifts ShopAppy Platform to Support Local Businesses

Somerset West & Taunton Council is gifting the e-commerce platform ShopAppy to local businesses for 12 months, providing another way to boost trade.  The scheme will give people who usually shop online a chance to support the local business community and buy local this festive season. The Council is the first in Somerset to provide … Continue reading SWT Gifts ShopAppy Platform to Support Local Businesses

Sunday Dinners at the Dunkery Beacon Country House

The Coleridge Restaurant at Dunkery Beacon Country House will, from Sunday 8th November, be offering a Premium Roast Dinner (at dinner time, not lunch) in addition to the mini A la carte menu, featuring fish landed on the south coast and a vegetarian option, together with some scrumptious winter warming puds.  Tables now available by … Continue reading Sunday Dinners at the Dunkery Beacon Country House