Accommodation Needed

Clare Oliver writes: I know a lovely couple who need rented accommodation for a few months from August and are wondering if anyone has anything.  They are a married couple in their 50s with a quiet labrador and 2 cats. They can provide glowing references. If you know of anything which may be suitable please … Continue reading Accommodation Needed

Vale Cinema | July 27th

The Vale Cinema film for July is Edie. Starring the wonderful Shelia Hancock, it tells the story of a woman in her 80s who sets out to recapture her wild-child youth and fulfil an ambition to climb a Scottish Mountain. Beautiful Scenery, lots of humour and a touching friendship between Edie and the mountain guide … Continue reading Vale Cinema | July 27th

Film Club Proposal – Your Feedback Requested

It is proposed that the Wootton Courtenay Village Hall begin to show films for residents and visitors alike. At this stage the idea has been discussed at a high level amongst the Village Hall Committee and a few other individuals. Before we commit to this idea we want to explain the proposal, and ask for … Continue reading Film Club Proposal – Your Feedback Requested

Connecting Exmoor – New Internet Options

Depending on your location in the village the internet speed you receive varies considerably.  Having moved to the village from West Bagborough in the Quantocks I am aware that there are schemes to deliver Internet into Exmoor other than via the traditional phone line. More details are on the Connecting Devon and Somerset website at … Continue reading Connecting Exmoor – New Internet Options

The Safety of Private Water Supplies

This is sent via our Parish Council on behalf of Somerset Council. Having a private water supply can be a real boon. Cheaper than mains water, control over chemical additives and often with better pressure, a private supply is also not subject to imposed drought restrictions. Many farms, businesses and homes rely on a private … Continue reading The Safety of Private Water Supplies