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 baby group

Nunney Pre School baby and toddler group

Come and join in the fun of the Nunney Pre School baby and toddler group, held every Monday morning during term time. Nunney Pre School...
Nunney Community SpeedWatch

Nunney Community SpeedWatch

Are you fed up with motorists speeding through Nunney? Why not do something about it and volunteer for SpeedWatch? The Parish Council are in...
Nunney guide

Nunney guide launched

The new 52-page full-colour Visit Nunney guide to Nunney Castle and village is now on sale. The guide is part of The Nunney Collection, a...
S Bird & Sons

S Bird & Sons

S Bird & Sons was established in 1923 and continued serving the Nunney community as the SPAR village shop until 2019. As these archive photos...
The History of Nunney, Anthony Windrum

The History of Nunney

Anthony Windrum's The History of Nunney is a thematic illustrated history of our village from the earliest settlement to the 20th century. Second revised edition...
Dancing at Nunney Church Rooms

Dancing at the Nunney Church Rooms

During World War II dances were organised in Nunney for the US Army to meet "our nicer girls". From late 1942 the American military forces...
Emily Jane Noakes

Faces from the past

Researching your family's past has never been easier, and thanks to the internet we have a lot of early photos of people born in...
Child labour in Victorian Somerset

Nunney scarecrows

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

The Nunney Scarecrows – Part 3: The National School

This is the final part of three articles about 'Scarecrows', the theme of Nunney Open Gardens Day 2014. It accompanies an exhibition about child...

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

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...
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...
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...
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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...
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...

COUNCIL

Nunney Parish Council

Nunney Parish Council agenda

The next meeting of Nunney Parish Council take place on Monday 3 February 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

Blinded by the Light

Film night: Blinded by the Light

Blinded by the Light is shown at Nunney Village Hall on Friday 14 February, presented by Somerset Moviola and the Nunney Village Hall Committee. Blinded...
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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Hatha yoga classes

Hatha yoga classes are held in Nunney Village Hall every Thursday between 6pm and 7.15pm. This is a small and welcoming class open to...
Dance classes

Dance classes

Dance classes are held at Nunney Village Hall every Wednesday night from 6.15pm until 7.15pm. These fun dance classes use various styles, from Reggaeton...
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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...
ballet barre

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...
Stourhead Gardens

Stourhead

Stourhead is a National Trust property that includes a Palladian mansion, village and great landscape gardens. A miniature replica of the house featured as Lady...
Wells Cathedral, by netNicholls (Flickr)

Wells

Wells is the smallest city in England - excluding the City of London - and Somerset's only one. It was given city rights as...
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...
Kingston Lacy

Kingston Lacy

Kingston Lacy is a stunning family home in rural Dorset built to resemble an Italian palace, with a celebrated art collection. Kingston Lacy is a...
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For sale: 3-bedroom apartment over shop, Market Place

With lots of expansive, light accommodation throughout, this unique first floor apartment is positioned in the centre of the desirable and picturesque village of...
Flowerfield Nunney

For sale: 3-bedroom terraced house, Flowerfield

This enviably situated three double bedroom family home has fantastic family accommodation, far reaching countryside views and great access into this sought after village...
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....

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’...