Bahamas Aid Appeal

Many thanks to Andy, who has allowed a big Red Cross bucket to be sited in the village stores to raise money for the Bahamas disaster.  This tragedy must be one of the worst in modern times. There are officially 2,500 people registered missing, some beneath the wreckage of their homes and others helplessly washed … Continue reading Bahamas Aid Appeal

Friday’s Coffee Morning

Thank you to everyone who came to the coffee morning at Joan and Stan’s on Friday, September 13th.  We raised a fantastic £550 towards church funds and, more importantly, a good time was had by all! Very many thanks to all the generous people who donated cakes, home produce, books and bric-a-brac of superior quality.  And thanks … Continue reading Friday’s Coffee Morning

Coffee Morning This Friday

The coffee morning at ‘Dunkery Pleck’ starts at 10.30am on Friday, 13th September.  There will be cakes, home produce and quality second-hand books for sale, as well as a choice selection of vintage treasures.  We look forward to seeing everyone there on Friday morning. All proceeds to All Saints’ church, Wootton Courtenay.


Minehead’s Regal Theatre has scored a hit with its live screenings of opera and ballet from the Royal Opera House (ROH) – and gone straight into the top 10 chart of UK venues. Of more than 250 independent cinemas offering live screenings around the country, the Regal Film Society has come in at number 6 in … Continue reading TOP TEN HIT FOR REGAL FILM SOCIETY

Exmoor Artists’ Exhibition & Sale

14th – 20th September The Gallery, Dulverton Heritage Centre Guildhall Terrace,  Fore St,  Dulverton  TA22 9EZ Take 4 Painters A reminder that four members of the Wootton Courtenay Art Group – Ro Hoyte, Gabrielle Horrobin, Margaret Lovatt and Trish Wright – will be exhibiting their work at The Gallery in Dulverton Heritage Centre from Saturday.

Rural Enterprise Exmoor Survey

The Rural Enterprise Exmoor project is a research initiative to improve understanding of businesses and the local economy within Exmoor National Park. The identification and survey of businesses within Exmoor intends to capture views from often unheard rural businesses, bringing together the issues and opportunities they have. This will help direct support from the Local … Continue reading Rural Enterprise Exmoor Survey

Life Support Procedure (CPR) Cards

In the next three weeks every household in WC parish will receive a new CPR card, dated September 2019, giving information on how to act if someone has stopped breathing. Please keep this card in a safe place and destroy any previous cards. It gives instructions on resuscitation techniques (CPR) and details of 1st Responders … Continue reading Life Support Procedure (CPR) Cards

Dalefoot Compost Order

A reminder that I will be placing an order for Dalefoot compost in the next week or so.  To keep prices low, it is best to buy in bulk.  The price remains the same as in the spring, at approximately £5.00 per bag, including VAT and delivery. Anyone interested should email me at with their … Continue reading Dalefoot Compost Order