100 Club Reminder

Dear Villagers, If you haven't received a Wootton Courtenay Village Hall 100 Club invitation and you would like one, please email me on nicola.parnell@gmail.com or phone 01643 841253 and I will drop a copy round to you.  Alternatively there are spares in the Villagers' Stores. Then kindly return your application to me or Andy, or … Continue reading 100 Club Reminder

Trading Standards Scam Awareness

I work for Trading Standards, covering the Somerset County Council area as well as Devon and Torbay.  Part of our work is to communicate to the public about scams and doorstep crime; these can particularly affect vulnerable people.  The following are a series of articles published by Trading Standards last year, which you may find … Continue reading Trading Standards Scam Awareness

Village Hall Photo Competition

With ‘Village Halls Week 2020’ taking place from 20th-26th January, we are running a photo competition to provide funds for cash-strapped rural community halls.  The competition is designed to champion and emphasise the vital role that halls play in building rural communities. The competition theme is Village Life - a photo which characterises the value … Continue reading Village Hall Photo Competition

Have You Seen This Cat?

Our lovely cat, Lucy, a Siamese Blue (see photo), has gone missing.   She lives at Higher Ranscombe (near 'Creekes') and doesn’t usually go too far from home.  She does like a cosy place and so could possibly have become stuck in a shed or outbuilding.  If anyone has seen her we’d be grateful to hear … Continue reading Have You Seen This Cat?

History Group Lecture

Monday 20th January at 7pm St Petrock's Church, Timberscombe 'Our History Through the Lens' Members £1      Visitors £4 Do come along to this illustrated lecture by Tom Sperling, which will highlight a wide range of historic images of our villages and surrounding areas.  Many of these photographs have not been seen before and … Continue reading History Group Lecture