Nunney Pre-School welcomes new Leaders

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Nunney Pre-School begins an exciting new journey as it welcomes two new leaders to the team: Jeanette Steinbeck and Natalie Dunford.  More...

The mystery of the Nunney dovecotes

'Dovehouses' in Nunney are mentioned in this 1722 deed. (collection: Somerset County Archives)

For hundreds of years Nunney had at least two notable dovecotes. Where were they, why were they there and what happened to them?  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...

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

As Nunney First School celebrates its 120th anniversary, we chart the epic struggle to get full-time education for all in Nunney in the 19th century.  More...

Did Elizabeth I come to Nunney?

Wax impression of the Great Seal of Queen Elizabeth I @ Ashmolean Museum, Oxford

In August 1574 Queen Elizabeth I left Bristol to travel to Longleat. What route did she take – and did it take her through Nunney?  More...

Charabancs: a grand day out

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

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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’

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Moat & Turret ‘Café by the Castle’ is the new name of the former Castle Kitchen on Castle Green in Nunney, More...

Ola BarbeQue

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 Safari Park, one of the UK’s most popular attractions, is 8.7 miles from Nunney....

Stourhead House and Gardens Stourhead Gardens

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

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...

Wells Cathedral, by netNicholls (Flickr) Wells – England’s smallest city

Wells is the smallest city in England – excluding the City of London – and Somerset’s...

Frome Frome

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

Museum of Somerset The Museum of Somerset

The Museum of Somerset tells the county’s story from prehistoric times to the present day using...

Hauser & Wirth Somerset Hauser & Wirth Somerset

Hauser & Wirth Somerset is a new world-class contemporary art gallery in Bruton....

Stonehenge Stonehenge

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

Pétanque is back!

Petanque at Nunney Village Hall

The Nunney village hall pétanque club is starting again on Wednesday 24 May from 7pm. First timers are very More...

Mells Open Gardens

Around 12 gardens are expected to open this year on Sunday 11 June in Mells, a beautifully preserved estate village close..

Willow workshops

Nunney resident Mary Cross runs a series of practical willow workshops at The Salthouse in Church Street, Nunney...

Take pottery classes

Learn to create pottery at the Nunney Pottery & Gallery...

Hire Nunney village hall

Nunney village hall

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

Nunney Community Association accounts

NCA Diamond Jubilee street party, Nunney

The Nunney Community Association (NCA) has asked us to make its financial accounts available online to Nunney More...

Spring clean for war memorial

Nunney’s war memorial in the churchyard of All Saints Church looks splendid in the spring sun once again after it was..

New contact for Nunney Area Car Scheme

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

Somerset Mobile Library Service

The mobile library bus is back in the Market Place in Nunney on Wednesday 17 May from 3.15pm to 3.35pm...

Nunney book for Max and Sue

Nunney Community Association has presented a one-off book about Nunney to Max and Sue Innes, who are leaving the village...

The Nunney Players present Kafka’s Metamorphosis

Kafka The Metamorphosis The Nunney Players present Kafka’s The Metamorphosis at The Archangel in Frome on Wednesday 12 July at 7.30pm as part of..


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