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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Found - One Necklace

Silver necklace found near 'Dangerous Bend' by the road half way between the Church and Pear Ash Farm.

call 841563

Posted by Mike & Sheila Carson on June 19, 2019 at 14:52

Village Fete & Show

Well done to all those who spotted the mistake in the recent issue of The Pen Paper. The Fete is of course on the same day as the show - Saturday 3rd August. Please amend your calendars accordingly as we wouldn’t want you to miss…


Posted by Admin on June 3, 2019 at 9:22

Megan's jumped for Alzheimers!

If you’d like to donate please follow the link...…


Posted by Admin on May 25, 2019 at 10:30

Pen Paper

The June issue of the Pen Paper is currently being printed and will be delivered soon. If you want to see back issues you'll find them under the Services…


Posted by Admin on May 22, 2019 at 13:00

Requests & Offers

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 yesterday.


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 yesterday.

'Give as you live'

I discovered a few months ago the 'Give as you Live' app.  So whenever I order online some companies give a donation to your nominated charity.  I do mine to the Balsam Center in Wincanton.Maybe you all know of it and I am just late in finding out!  It is surprising how the pence add up and I thought it might be worth spreading the word in case some of you never knew of its existence like myself.  Continue

Started by Gilly May 22.

What can I do to help the environment? KICKS COUNT

Do you get frustrated when you have to throw packaging away that is not collected by Somerset Council? Here is part of the solution…KICKS COUNT is a charity that raises the awareness of the importance of baby movements before birth.  Sophia Mason created the charity after losing her first born daughter Chloe to stillbirth. She could not understand why she did not know the importance of baby movements and vowed to make a difference in Chloe’s name. Elizabeth Hutton is now the current CEO and…Continue

Started by Admin May 6.


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