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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Defibrillator Training Session - 4 May

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Posted by Admin on April 30, 2016 at 18:40

EU Referendum Debate

The result of the Referendum Debate amongst the local farming community, held last night (29 Apr) in Bourton Village Hall, was 49 for Remain and 28 for Leave. There were 12 abstentions.

Jeremy Cox.

Posted by Admin on April 30, 2016 at 9:30

Election of Police and Crime Commissioner

If like me you don't know the candidates here is a link to the best I can find about the candidates (from the Bristol Post)

Sue Mountstevens is the current PCC.

Posted by geoff parcell on April 30, 2016 at 9:26

Pen Selwood Companion Dog Show

Held under Kennel Club Regulations

 Sunday August 14th 2016

 Pen Ridge, Pen Selwood, Wincanton BA9 8LN

 In Aid of Greyhound Rescue West of England

 Show opens 10.30am   Entries taken from 11.00am   Judging starts at midday

 Entry Fees: Pedigree classes £2.00, Novelty classes £1.50

 Rosettes to 6th…


Posted by Admin on April 12, 2016 at 11:30

Requests & Offers

Picture Framer

Can anybody recommend or suggest a local picture framer? Thank you Tony.Continue

Started by Tony Harrison Apr 15.

Broadband 11 Replies

I'd be interested to know of others' experiences of broadband in the village lately. Here at The Granary, we've had up and down coverage. Lately, however, I notice that the UPLOAD speed has trebled. Downloads have stabilised at around the same they were when we moved in - so no increase, but equally, no significant degradation as was the case late last year.I cannot account for the upload increase, but for me it's welcome. It also suggests some sort of change in the infrastructure. Which may…Continue

Started by Andrew Warren. Last reply by Gilly Apr 1.

Madame Galina - 'My Tutu's Went AWOL' - you've seen the act now get the book!

Ok guys & girls if you do nothing else, please , please, please make a pledge... know this book will be the best Christmas present ever! Your pledge will make a difference. Love our Iestyn Edwards... ...nicely, hoorah!"Just shy of 80% of the required's the time, nicely, to pitch in it you would be so kind. Imagine the sulking if I don't make the targets.." -…Continue

Started by Megan Tanner Mar 30.

KOBO - Has it got a friend in the Village? 3 Replies

First of all I do apologize I posted this originally I think in the wrong section i.e. News.So here goes -  I purchased a KOBO several months ago and have read several books on it - so all working fine.  I opted for a KOBO so I could continue to borrow from the library.I upgraded my laptop to Windows 10 and now having problems.  I have read all the Help articles and gone around in circles.  It occurred to me this morning just maybe there is another KOBO living in the community.I have reloaded…Continue

Started by Gilly. Last reply by Gilly Mar 25.



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