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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Cranborne Chase AONB eBulletin Aug 2014

Posted by Admin on August 20, 2014 at 8:55

Kilimanjaro for Alex

Climbing Mt Kilimanjaro to raise funds & awareness for Cardiac Risk in the Young because it's 10 years since we lost my brother Alex.…


Posted by Admin on August 18, 2014 at 14:00

Horse & Dog Show

The weather was not kind to us and the remains of hurricane Bertha meant that entries were down and trade stands stayed away.

Despite many phone calls asking if we were cancelling we decided to go ahead as the forecast showed improvement…


Posted by Penny Varnes on August 14, 2014 at 11:00 — 1 Comment

Record Fete results

The treasurer's report for the fete says: The results are again marvellous.  Once again the White Elephant has achieved the record as an individual stall and was the major contributor to the record result.

Expenses are also higher…


Posted by Bruce Bower on August 10, 2014 at 15:00

Lost earring at fete

Sometime on Saturday at the fete I lost a gold earring. Here…


Posted by Admin on August 6, 2014 at 11:00

Former villagers weren't part of the 'posh lot'

Former villagers weren't part of the 'posh lot'

Read more at…


Posted by Admin on August 5, 2014 at 20:26 — 2 Comments

Requests & Offers

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.

Chicken |House

Is there a chicken house in the village which someone is wanting to part with? If so please get in touch with me; Tony Harrison 07768421237,Continue

Started by Tony Harrison Jul 24.

Can you help at the Village Fete on 2 August?

We can use more help in advance and on the day at the Fete. In particular we need someone to run the Grand Draw. The tickets are already distributed and the prizes sorted but we need someone to run the stall on the day, fold the tickets and award…Continue

Tags: fete

Started by Admin Jul 9.


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