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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Cycle Race through the village - SUNDAY 22March - Horse Riders be aware!

Please note that the Human Race Cycle event will run through Pen Selwood during Sunday 22 March. It will come from the Stourton side up through Gasper to Pen Ridge Road and on to Coombe Street and down to Zeals. This is part of a 100mile route for the riders who will start and finish at Longleat. The riders start from 8am onwards so may be in the village from about 9am.

Posted by Robin Cuthbert on March 20, 2015 at 19:05

Your Village Needs You - Parish Council elections 2015

On 7th May 2015 you will have the opportunity to stand as a Parish Councillor for Pen Selwood. This would give you the opportunity to influence decisions made by the Parish Council on behalf of and for the benefit of all in the immediate village and wider parish.

All 7 places on the Council are up for election. ​One of the current Councillors is not standing for re-election and it is important the new candidates come forward to ensure there is good representation of all interests within… Continue

Posted by geoff parcell on March 12, 2015 at 16:30

Requests & Offers

Occasional help with care

It's called 'old age' but I do need help getting up in the morning and getting to bed at night, I do have two ladies who come in but would like a third as a reserve. There is no medical care required or lifting and I do pay for time. If anyone is interested please contact me Gill Matthews on 840412Continue

Started by Gill Mar 4.


If anyone is interested in going to Crufts on Friday March 6th, there are a few seats remaining in a coach leaving from Street. Please contact me on 840680 and I can give further details.Continue

Started by Penny Varnes Feb 7.

Mobile phone provider 5 Replies

Hello. First time poster to the Pen Selwood website. Not sure if this is the right location for a query like this, but here we go.I have an O2 phone which has a good signal most of the time, but then drops out to nothing intermittently. It's not the phone, and I suspect it's another provider's mast nearby crushing the signal.Anyone have any advice on the best mobile provider for the village? We're up near the church.Andrew WarrenContinue

Tags: o2, phone, mobile

Started by Andrew Warren. Last reply by Robert Backus Jan 23.

Pasting Table 2 Replies

Does anyone have a pasting table that I could borrow to do some wallpapering please?Penny Varnes840680Continue

Started by Penny Varnes. Last reply by Mike & Sheila Carson Dec 23, 2014.



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