A Big Thank You to the Generous People of Wootton Courtenay

The money for the Red Cross Bahamas' Crisis Appeal was counted yesterday (Monday 14th) at the Red Cross Charity Shop in Minehead.  We now know that the amazing sum raised is £292.12!  Nearly £300! Thank you so much to everyone who contributed to this wonderful result.  A thank you letter from the Red Cross will … Continue reading A Big Thank You to the Generous People of Wootton Courtenay

Wootton Courtenay Theatre Club Reminder

Lady Windermere’s Fan by Oscar Wilde Village Hall    Monday 14th October 6.30pm for 7.00pm Tickets on door:  £12.50 Following the success of our presentation of Swan Lake from the Sadlers’ Wells Theatre, we are pleased to present a screening of the new production of Oscar Wilde’s social comedy Lady Windermere’s Fan.  This production was filmed live … Continue reading Wootton Courtenay Theatre Club Reminder

Wootton Courtenay Police Report

In this parish area during September, no potential crimes were reported.  There were approximately 137 police calls for this period in the entire Exmoor area, of which 3 were from the parish of Wootton Courtenay: 1 x Abandoned 999 call 2 x Road-related calls: a) A tree down in the road b) Other information about … Continue reading Wootton Courtenay Police Report

Rural Enterprise Exmoor Networking Workshop

24th October, 12.30pm - 4.00pm Moorland Hall, Wheddon Cross Entrepreneurs, business owners and managers from across Exmoor are invited to attend a free networking and workshop session to launch the Rural Enterprise Exmoor initiative.  Full details available here: REE Workshop October 2019 A free buffet lunch will be provided during a networking session at the … Continue reading Rural Enterprise Exmoor Networking Workshop

West Somerset Opportunity Area Update

The West Somerset Opportunity Area was launched by the government to raise education standards locally, providing every child and young person with the chance to reach their full potential. The programme is focused on improving early years education, improving outcomes at primary and secondary school, and helping young people find a good job. To read the … Continue reading West Somerset Opportunity Area Update

Somerset Waste Partnership Update

The latest Somerset Waste Partnership Briefing includes news about: When Recycle More starts rolling out Recycling site winter hours and unchanged permit scheme Plans to cut the cost of garden waste collections Site entry fees end and changes to other charges Tackling delayed collections The move away from landfill Please click here to read the … Continue reading Somerset Waste Partnership Update

Would Anyone Like a Free Piano?

I have an upright, iron framed, overstrung piano by Duck, Son & Pinker of Bath which I purchased in 1990 for my sons, who were then learning to play.  Thirty years on sadly the piano is now no longer used and neither son has space for it.  The piano has been well cared for and … Continue reading Would Anyone Like a Free Piano?