Nunney Street Fayre

Book a stall at Nunney Fayre 2020

Early Bird bookings for stalls at Nunney Street Fayre on Saturday 1 August 2019 is now live online until 5 January, after which standard...
Nunney Area Car Scheme

Nunney Area Car Scheme

David Golby is the coordinator of the Nunney Area Car Scheme, a volunteer driving service run by and for Nunney residents. The scheme is open...
Nunney village hall

Hire Nunney village hall

Nunney Village Hall is a community-run venue with great facilities. Did you know that you can hire it for wedding parties, workshops and other...
Nunney Makes Christmas

No Christmas market in 2019

The organisers of the popular Nunney Makes Christmas events at Nunney Village Hall have announced that they are taking a year off. They told last...
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David and Nora Scrutton’s Nunney roots

David and Nora Scrutton first came to Nunney in 1983, having learned of a connection with the village from some old family photographs and...
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Did Queen Elizabeth I come to Nunney?

In August 1574 Queen Elizabeth I left Bristol to travel to Longleat. What route did she take - and did it take her through...
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Discovering St George

In 1895 a wall painting of England's patron saint St George was discovered in All Saints Church.In 1895 a board containing details of one...
Building in Nunney

In my backyard: a history of building in Nunney

Over the past century Nunney has seen new houses being built all over the village - often despite protest. On Saturday 22 March 2014 at...
Fred LeStrange

Fred Lestrange’s story

Fred came to Nunney from Portsmouth during the war and became a stalwart of the local community. Fred's mother was recuperating in this area at...
Bridge House, Horn Street, Nunney

Sidney Stevens: from Nunney to Utah

Sidney Stevens was born in Nunney, but became a pioneering businessman in Utah, United States. This biography of Sidney Stevens was extracted from volume IV...

FOOD AND DRINK

The George at Nunney

The George Inn

The George at Nunney is a country inn with a strong reputation for food and hospitality, located opposite Nunney Castle. Pubs near Longleat don't...
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Moat & Turret ‘Cafe by the Castle’

Nunney cafe Moat & Turret 'Cafe by the Castle' is a dog-friendly place to enjoy hot and cold drinks, homemade cakes and a bite...
Nunney Catch Transport Cafe

Nunney Catch Transport Cafe

Nunney Catch Transport Cafe is a truck stop with truck parking for 16 lorries, but it is also popular with Nunney locals. Nunney Catch Transport...
Bistro Lotte Frome

Recommended restaurants around Nunney

If you fancy a bite to eat outside Nunney, here are our tips for great restaurants in the area. Bistro Lotte, Frome Frome’s fabulous new establishment...

WHERE TO STAY

George Inn Nunney

The George Inn

The George Inn is a 17th century country inn in the centre of Nunney with an excellent reputation for food and hospitality. The George Inn...
Broadgrove House B&B

Broadgrove House B&B

Broadgrove B&B offers unique peace and tranquility at the day's end. On the Wiltshire/Somerset borders it is close to many local attractions and is...
Penny's Mill, Nunney

Stay at Penny’s Mill bed and breakfast

Stay at Penny's Mill is a luxury bed and breakfast run by former cookery school owner Rosie Davies. Stay at Penny's Mill consistently gets top...
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The 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...
Market Place Cottage

Market Place Cottage

Clare Lewis hosts this delightful B&B accommodation in a quirky old cottage in the heart of the village. Market Place Cottage is close to the...
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Coach House, Ridgeway

If you're looking for delightful accommodation in Nunney, the newly refurbished Coach House in Ridgeway sleeps two. The property has its own shower room and...

COUNCIL

Nunney Parish Council

Nunney Parish Council agenda

The next meeting of Nunney Parish Council take place on Monday 6 January 2020 at Dallimore Mead Hall in Nunney. Unless otherwise stated, all meetings...
Mendip District Council

Mendip District Council

Mendip District Council is Nunney's Local Authority area of Mendip District Council. The District Council's office is based in Shepton Mallet. Mendip District Council is...
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Contact your Councillor or MP

Do you need help or advice to deal with Nunney Parish Council, Mendip District Council, Somerset County Council or the national government? Here's how...
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New Parish Council website

Nunney Parish Council has launched a new website to replace Nunney.org, containing its agendas, minutes and activities. The new website, nunneyparishcouncil.com, helps Nunney Parish Council...

THE ARTS

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Film Night: Yesterday

Yesterday is shown at Nunney Village Hall on Friday 11 December, presented by Somerset Moviola and the Nunney Village Hall Committee. Yesterday is...
Kim Birchall Glass and Ceramics

Kim Birchall Ceramics & Glass

Nunney resident Kim Birchall creates ceramics with stunning crystalline glazes. She also runs classes at the Nunney Gallery in Church Street. Kim's ceramics are hand-built...
Lady Karen Watson

Lady Karên Watson

Lady Karên Watson creates wonderful bronzes, ceramics and mosaics in her workshop in Nunney, set in a garden so stunning that it features in...
Nunney Players

The Nunney Players

Nunney's resident amateur dramatics society The Nunney Players has won countless awards. In October 2003 Sally McCarney put up posters and delivered leaflets around the...

EDUCATION

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Nunney Pre-School rated ‘Good’

Nunney Pre-School has been rated 'Good' by Ofsted, the government organisation responsible for inspecting schools. In March of this year the pre-school required improvement in...
Nunney National School

Rare photos of Nunney school

Old photos of Nunney National School at the Church Rooms, taken in September 1879, have been bought by Visit Nunney. The National School later...
Mucky Pups, Nunney

Mucky Pups

Mucky Pups is a group of approximately 20 volunteers who work regularly in the polytunnel with small groups of children from both Nunney Pre-School...
Frome Library

Frome Library

The nearest public library for Nunney is based in the heart of Frome. Frome Library offers a comprehensive range of books, CDs, DVDs and...

HEALTH AND WELLBEING

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Outdoor gym installed by village hall

Nunney Parish Council has obtained funding in full from the The National Lottery Community Fund to install 6 pieces of outdoor exercise equipment. Owing...
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Ballet Barre

Nunney resident Oba Noakes runs Ballet Barre classes at Nunney Village Hall on Tuesdays at 6pm, Wednesday 7.30pm and Thursdays at 11.30am. Ballet Barre is...
Helplines

Telephone helplines

Do you need to talk to someone about your problems in confidence? Trained experts are only a phone call away. Whether you have money worries...
Frome Medical Practice

Frome Medical Practice

Frome Medical Practice is one of the largest medical practices in the UK, managing 29,000 patients across 3 teams. Contact information Frome Medical Centre Enos Way Frome Somerset BA11...
Bruton

Bruton

Bruton is mentioned in the Domesday Book and was the site of a medieval abbey. Today it is home to Hauser & Wirth Somerset...
Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens

Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens

Abbotsbury Gardens' lush and exotic planting make a visit a must for garden lovers. Abbotsbury Gardens were established in 1765 by the first Countess of...
Somerset Rural Life Museum

Somerset Rural Life Museum

Somerset Rural Life Museum reopened following a major £2.4 million redevelopment. It tells the story of the county's rich rural and social history. The museum...
Longleat Festival of Light

Longleat Festival of Light

The Longleat Festival of Light runs from 9 November until 5 January this year, with the theme 'Myths and Legends'. Over 30,000 metres of silk...
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Glastonbury Festival and Glastonbury

Glastonbury Festival is a world-class music festival, but the nearby town of Glastonbury is famous in its own right as King Arthur's mythical Isle...
Holwell

For sale: 5-bedroom cottage, Holwell

Waterloo Farm is a substantial detached family home standing in extensive grounds in Holwell, on the edge of Nunney, just a five-minute drive of...
Nunney

Nunney – a great place to live and work

Nunney has a vibrant community life, well-run schools, low crime and unemployment rates and a terrific location, making it a great place to live...
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For sale: 4-bedroom semi-detached, Horn Street

Dating back to 1750 this charming attached period property is tucked away in a peaceful setting in the pretty village of Nunney on the...
Cobblers Cottage, Nunney

Sold STC: Cobblers Cottage, Frome Road

Cobblers Cottage is an attractive semi-detached family home that showcases a wonderful combination of Victorian period features and contemporary architecturally designed open plan living....
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For sale: 2-bedroom bungalow, High Street

Highlands is a detached village bungalow with a good size garden a short walk from the Pub, the shop and the 14th Century medieval...
Brook House Nunney

3-bedroom semi-detached cottage, Church Street

Every now and then a property comes on the market where our heart just skips a beat. Brook House, in the historical village of...

BUSINESS

SPAR shop Nunney

SPAR shop

The SPAR shop in the Market Place in Nunney is a cracking little store full of great offers, freshly-baked bread, an excellent wine selection...
South West Marquees, Nunney

South West Marquees

Nunney-based South West Marquees is the premier marquee hire company in the South West with over 20 years of experience setting up marquees for...
Valley Sawmills, near Nunney

Valley Sawmills

UK saw mills in Somerset include Valley Sawmills, one of two sawmills operated by Herriard Sawmills Ltd. UK saw mills in Somerset include Nunney's very...
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How to market on a shoestring

Do you run a business in Nunney but you don't have the money to promote it? Here are our practical tips for putting your...
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Greggs Nunney Catch

Greggs Nunney Catch specialises in savoury products such as pasties, sausage rolls and sandwiches and sweet items including doughnuts and vanilla slices. Greggs' best...
Jill of All Trades, Nunney

Jill of All Trades

Nunney-based Jill of All Trades specialises in garden maintenance and makeovers. Jennifer and her small team of efficient, experienced and enthusiastic ‘Jills’ (and a ‘Jack’...