Local Couple Chosen for Space Images

As part of NASA's forthcoming Zephyrus mission, which will send out a tiny spacecraft to the furthest reaches of the galaxy, a search was conducted over three years to find a man and woman to represent the human race in pictorial form. The images on board Zephyrus may even be discovered by alien life-forms sometime … Continue reading Local Couple Chosen for Space Images

Calling All Wrens

Do you have any Wrens in your family? I’m not referring to the tiny, feathered variety in the garden but the indomitable ladies who joined the Women’s Royal Naval Service. Specifically, ladies who joined up between 1946 and 1981 and did their basic training at Training Depot Burghfield, HMTE Burghfield, HMTE Dauntless or HMS Dauntless/Reading. … Continue reading Calling All Wrens

Easter Plans at All Saints’ Church

The All Saints’ service for Easter Day (4th April) will begin with the blessing of the Easter Garden and the singing of a hymn or two in the churchyard at 11am, followed afterwards by a communion service in the church. Everyone is most welcome at both services, although social distancing is to be observed and … Continue reading Easter Plans at All Saints’ Church

Dunkery Dory and Gourmet to Go

Dunkery Dory Chip Shop and Gourmet to Go Menus are now available to order for the Easter weekend, including our special offer to save 10% on your Gourmet to Go order for two when you double up with a Chip Shop order for two (£15 min spend on Chip Shop) dunkery-dory-weekend-takeaway-menu-2nd-3rd-aprilDownload John & Jane BradleyDunkery … Continue reading Dunkery Dory and Gourmet to Go

Claire’s Kitchen Menus

Dear Villagers, Another crazy week and weekend, with over 250 orders being delivered. Thank you so much for your continued support. We have some lovely offerings for the Easter weekend, including Sunday lunch with a choice of five roasts and a nut roast. Many of you have already booked in the village. Additionally we are … Continue reading Claire’s Kitchen Menus

Reflections for Good Friday and Easter

Bishop Brian Castle is giving a series of reflections for Good Friday and Easter, in association with Taunton churches. They have very kindly shared the Zoom link with the Dunster Benefice, so anyone who is interested can join in throughout Holy Week, which begins on Monday (29th March). Please see the Zoom link and other … Continue reading Reflections for Good Friday and Easter

Flowers for the Easter Garden

If you would like to contribute a pot (or two) of flowers for the Easter garden, please could you bring them to the churchyard between 10.00 and 12.00 on the morning of Maundy Thursday, 1st April. Small, colourful flowers would be lovely, potted up in black or dark green flowerpots, preferably no higher than 4” … Continue reading Flowers for the Easter Garden

Easter Garden and Symbols of Hope

Hope and new possibilities are the themes for Easter. As we look towards a way out of the restrictions imposed by Covid, we are wanting the Easter Garden in front of the yew tree in the Churchyard to symbolise and reflect hope and new possibilities. Everybody is invited to bring a stone or pebble, representing … Continue reading Easter Garden and Symbols of Hope

April Dunkery Tidings Now Available

The April issue of the Dunkery Tidings are now available in the Village Stores. For those who have not yet renewed their subscription, please could you leave the fee of £4 and add your name to the renewal list, as I will have to notify the printers of the numbers for printing for May onwards. … Continue reading April Dunkery Tidings Now Available