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[Click here]. 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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The sycamore tree

The sycamore tree has been a very large part of my life.

No 1 Sycamore cottages was our family home for fifty five years until my mother died twelve years ago.  We moved there from Chapel Lane in 1952 when I…


Posted by Admin on December 4, 2019 at 13:25

Church Coffee Morning

The Coffee Morning in aid of  St  Michael's Church held on the 30th November at  Ballands House raised  £540.35.  A big thank you to all who helped, donated to the stalls and supported this event. Special thanks go to Jess and  Clive  for…


Posted by Sandra Jenkins on November 30, 2019 at 20:30


Just to let everyone know that Flower has been found  near Stella and Geoff's pond at Manor  barn , very cold and hungry. Thank you to everyone who has been helping to look for her over the last few days.

Posted by Sandra Jenkins on November 29, 2019 at 17:09


Missing  since  Tuesday 26th November.  Black and White fluffy female  cat called Flower

Please can everyone check their sheds, garages  and outbuildings.

Contact Caroline & Neil  Gorry  on 01747840013 or 07941334284



Posted by Sandra Jenkins on November 29, 2019 at 16:30

Requests & Offers

Free Lavender Bushels

7 big bushels of cut lavender - free, please help yourself.They are in an old wheelbarrow on the grass verge outside The Granary. (BA9 8LW).Continue

Started by Naomi Warren Aug 13.

Fab 50s party

Any pictures of the Fab 50s party to share?Just hit the Photos tab at the top and the +Add buttonGeoffContinue

Started by geoff parcell Jul 15.

Dog sitting whilst we are on holiday

I am looking for someone who might like to look after my beautiful black Labrador whilst we are on holiday. The dates are Friday 16 August - Sunday 25 August.  I would be very grateful for any contacts. My mobile is 07917 413257. Many thanks, Lorna Allen.Continue

Started by Lorna Allen Jun 19.


lost in Pen Selwood - short silver necklace made of long single twist links.   If found please ring Eryl on 840007many thanksContinue

Started by David and Eryl vennings Jun 19.


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