Nunney Church project shortlisted for award

King of Prussia Gold Medal 2017

All Saints Church Nunney is on a shortlist of 5 innovative, high quality church conservation of repair projects for the 2017 King of Prussia Gold Medal.  More...

How Nunney Castle was saved

Preservation in action: a team from Heritage Stone Access did a full condition survey of Nunney Castle in 2013 using rope access techniques.

A century ago Nunney Castle partially collapsed and it was touch and go whether it would be lost forever.  More...

Charabancs: a grand day out

charabanc

Charabancs were a familiar sight in Nunney until the 1950s and the village itself had regular charabanc outings too.  More...

The Nunney Hoard

Nunney Hoard

The Nunney Hoard of ancient coins was discovered in 1860 and hailed as “one of the most interesting discoveries of ancient British coins that ever has been placed upon More...

Discovering St George

In 1895 a wall painting of England’s patron saint St George was discovered in All Saints Church.  More...

Nunney scarecrows

Bird Scaring, by Sir George Clausen

Child labour was common in early 19th century Nunney for children as young as 5. It took almost a century to introduce proper education for all children in our village.  More...

Death of a farm lad

High Street Nunney

In April 1850 a teenager was brutally murdered in Nunney. The case raised headlines across the country.  More...

Penny's Mill, Nunney

Stay at Penny’s Mill bed and breakfast

Penny’s Mill is a luxury bed and breakfast run by cookery school owner Rosie Davies.  More...

The George at Nunney

The George at Nunney

The George at Nunney is a 17th century Inn in the centre of Nunney with an excellent reputation for food and hospitality.  More...

The Hermitage Nunney

hermitage nunney

The Hermitage Nunney is a charming property dating back to 1750. It oozes character and is the perfect base to admire the picturesque beauty of Somerset.  More...

Moat & Turret ‘Cafe by the Castle’

moat-turret

Moat & Turret ‘Café by the Castle’ is a dog-friendly place to enjoy hot and cold drinks, homemade cakes More...

Ola BarbeQue

ola barbeque nunney

The Catch Fish and Chips Restaurant has reopened as Ola BarbeQue Bar & Grill Restaurant with a takeaway and More...

The George at Nunney

The George at Nunney

The George at Nunney is a country inn with a strong reputation for food and hospitality.  More...

Nunney Catch Transport Cafe

Nunney Catch Transport Cafe

This truck-stop has parking space for 30 lorries, but is also popular with Nunney locals.  More...

Recommended restaurants around Nunney

The Talbot Inn, Mells

If you fancy a bite to eat outside Nunney, here are our tips for great restaurants in the area.  More...

Longleat Safari Park Longleat Safari Park

Longleat, the UK’s first safari park and still one of the most popular attractions, is 8.7...

Stonehenge Stonehenge

One of the most famous sites in the world, Stonehenge is the remains of a prehistoric...

Cheddar Gorge, by Luke Andrew Scowen 2009 (Flickr) Cheddar Gorge

At almost 400 feet deep and three miles long, Cheddar Gorge is England’s largest gorge, and...

Bath, England Bath

The World Heritage City of Bath is famous for its Roman baths and Georgian splendour, but...

Stourhead House and Gardens Stourhead Gardens

Stourhead is a National Trust property that includes a Palladian mansion, village and gardens....

Cobbled streets at Catherines Hill in Frome, Somerset Frome

The charming market town of Frome packs a dazzling collection of one-off shops in its medieval...

Basket-making course

willow workshop

Nunney resident Mary Cross runs a 2-night basket-making course on Tuesdays 17 and 24 October at the Wells Mill More...

Half term children’s pottery workshop

Kim Birchall of The Nunney Pottery runs creative pottery workshops for children aged 8 upwards this half-term...

Poetry workshops

Moira Andrew is running a new series of poetry workshops in Nunney every second Wednesday of the month, 10.30am-12.30pm...

Art classes at Nunney Village Hall

Jo Mackenzie and Colette Wood are starting afternoon art classes at Nunney Village Hall from Thursday 14 September. You don’t need..

Memorial service for Anthony Allom

A memorial service will take place on Saturday 28 October for Anthony Allom, who died recently at 78.  More...

Stop dog fouling in Nunney

dog fouling

Dog fouling is becoming a real nuisance again in Nunney, even inside the enclosed children’s playground. More...

Somerset Mobile Library Service

The mobile library bus is back in the Market Place in Nunney on Wednesday 1 November from 3.15pm to 3.35pm...

Hire Nunney village hall

Did you know you can hire Nunney village hall for an hour or a whole day for meetings and events, such..

Nunney Area Car Scheme

Marianne Webb is the coordinator of the Nunney Area Car Scheme, a volunteer driving service run by and for Nunney residents...

Rain fails to spoil Nunney Street Market

The first Nunney Street Market & Fayre organised by Mo and Roger Bell for Nunney Community Association (NCA) was a success,..

Bench donated in memory of parents

Rob and David Carr, who were brought up in Nunney and retain many fond memories of life here, have donated a..

Poetry reading by Moira Andrew

Moira Andrew Nunney resident Moira Andrew reads poetry from her 92nd book Breakfast with Swallows at Hunting Raven Bookshop in Frome on Saturday..


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