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How Nunney Castle was saved

Nunney Castle

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

Discovering St George

Woodcut Frontispiece from Alexander Barclay's "Lyfe of Seynt George" Westminster 1515

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

Nunney scarecrows

Child labour in Victorian Somerset

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...

The Nunney workhouse

Eventide: A scene in the Westminster Union Workhouse, Sir Hubert von Herkomer, 1878

Until 1837 Nunney had a workhouse, located next to the Theobald Arms at Nunney Catch.  More...

Evelyn Waugh and Nunney

Evelyn Waugh in Nunney

Author and journalist Evelyn Waugh tried to buy Manor Farm House, next to Nunney Castle, in 1936.  More...

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.  More...

Stay at Penny’s Mill bed and breakfast

Penny's Mill, Nunney

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

The George Inn

The George at Nunney

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

Moat & Turret ‘Cafe by the Castle’

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Nunney cafe Moat & Turret ‘Cafe by the Castle’ is a dog-friendly place to enjoy hot and cold drinks, More...

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 More...

Recommended restaurants around Nunney

Bistro Lotte Frome

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

Stonehenge Stonehenge

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

Longleat Safari Park Longleat Safari Park

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

Bath Bath

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

Cobbled streets at Catherines Hill in Frome, Somerset Frome

Frome is a charming market town that was recently rated the best place to live in...

Stourhead Gardens Stourhead

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

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

Cheddar Gorge is England’s largest gorge and, with its weathered crags and pinnacles, one of our...

Ballet Barre

ballet barre

Nunney resident Oba Noakes runs Ballet Barre classes at Nunney Village Hall on Tuesdays at 6pm, Wednesday 7.30pm More...

Gentle exercise

Did you know that you can join gentle exercise classes at Nunney Village Hall every week?..

Self-drive tours

What better way to explore Somerset, Wiltshire and the Cotswolds than in a beautiful classic car?..

Walks in and around Nunney

Nunney Castle walks are popular not just because of the stunning countryside and heritage, but also the village’s proximity to the..

Nunney Community Lunch

Nunney Community Lunch

The next Nunney community lunch takes place at Nunney Village Hall on Friday 5 July.  More...

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...

Nunney Community SpeedWatch

Are you fed up with motorists speeding through Nunney? Why not do something about it and volunteer for SpeedWatch?..

Nunney guide launched

The new 52-page full-colour Visit Nunney guide to Nunney Castle and village at Nunney Fayre is now on sale...

New Parish Council website

parish council website Nunney Parish Council has launched a new website to replace Nunney.org, containing its agendas, minutes and activities...

Film Night: The Favourite

The Favourite The Favourite is shown at Nunney Village Hall on Friday 12 July, presented by Somerset Moviola and the Nunney Village Hall..
Frome Half Marathon 2019

Frome Half Marathon 2019

Frome Half Marathon 2019 will come through Nunney on Sunday 21 July, with roads closed to all traffic through the centre..
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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...
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