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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Its almost here!  Welcome to all visitors. The Pen Selwood Village Fete.  Just off the A303 near Wincanton.  Just follow the yellow arrows.  Loads of Parking.  See you there!

Its almost here!  Welcome to all visitors.

The Pen Selwood Village Fete.  Just off the A303 near…


Posted by Mike & Sheila Carson on July 16, 2019 at 11:00

Fibre broadband

People are already getting connected. Give a thumbs up or a comment to respond to this news item so people can see progress around the village.


Posted by geoff parcell on July 9, 2019 at 17:30

Verity represents GB for European Cup 10000m race this Saturday

You may have seen Verity Ockenden on her training runs around the village. She will be part of the British team for the European Cup at the Night of…


Posted by Fiona MacKenzie on July 4, 2019 at 9:30

Fibre broadband update

 You may have seen Wessex Internet busy around the village recently. Yes it’s really happening!

See these videos for how they are going about it.

How we install full fibre:…


Posted by geoff parcell on June 28, 2019 at 15:56

Requests & Offers

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 on Monday.

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.

'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.


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