The Village

Pen Selwood parish is situated at the meeting point of 3 counties, Somerset, Dorset and Wiltshire, to the north east of Wincanton and is within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty as well as an area rich in history. Its residents enjoy the peace and quiet and the stunning views from the ridge over the Blackmore Vale to Glastonbury Tor and beyond.

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Pen Pub Nights every 1st Friday of the month

Happy Hour in October.  Bangers & Mash in November!

Posted by Robert Backus on September 16, 2014 at 19:59


Highways Agency: A303 Wincanton to Snag Farm…


Posted by Susan Appleton on September 10, 2014 at 20:03 — 1 Comment

Kilimanjaro in memory of Alex - on top of the world!

I got to the top of the world! …


Posted by Admin on September 2, 2014 at 18:00 — 1 Comment

History of Pen Selwood Fete & Show

Due to the high level of interest, the Exhibition covering 60 years of the Pen Selwood Fete and…


Posted by Stella Parcell on August 30, 2014 at 16:08

Iconic view faces being 'ruined' by 242ft high wind turbine to power 400 homes

Pen Selwood Parish Council objects - Daily Mail article

Posted by Admin on August 27, 2014 at 8:30

Requests & Offers

Horse muck

We have a huge heap of well rotted horse muck which needs a good home.    It is very easy to access and I wonder if you know anyone who might like some?    It could go straight onto gardens or be saved until winter mulching.    We have had all the…Continue

Tags: manure

Started by Bruce Bower Sep 5.

Wondering how to deal with a glut of courgettes?!

We all miss the rogue courgette that hides until it looks like a marrow, or maybe you find a plant that has produced 9 fruit in a week - from medium to large, like I did last week!   I've been making this recipe of Courgette Soup for 3 years and it…Continue

Started by Stella Parcell Aug 30.

Piano player desperately seeks a piano to practice on for 1-2 hours this week only 2 Replies

Can anyone help my friend Tish - she is staying with me this week prior to going on a piano course and I have no piano for her to practice on.Would anyone with a piano be willing for her to come to your home for approx 1-2 hours this week only in…Continue

Started by Sue Burnley. Last reply by Sue Burnley Aug 10.

Missing - Fete Sign Boards 2 Replies

I am wondering if any thoughtful person took down one of three 'missing' Boards displaying the date of our recent Fete? One is reputed to have been removed by a Zeals resident on the Zeals route into the Village.One has disappeared from the…Continue

Started by Stella Parcell. Last reply by Stella Parcell Aug 8.


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