Author: jane chipp

Road closed – cattle grid at Friarn

The County Council has closed the road between Dead Womean’s Ditch and Bincombe Cross for 2-3 weeks.  The cattle grid is damaged and the council is waiting for parts needed for its repair.

Lost dog

You may have seen the posters around the Quantocks and neighbouring villages about Sophie, the elderly spaniel who was lost on Cothelstone Hill.  Her owners are asking everyone to keep an eye out for her and sent this to me:

Flower Show and Dog Show – this Sunday!

This year’s Annual Flower Show & Dog Show is almost upon us – Sunday 27th. With ten divisions in the Flower Show, six Dog Show classes, a Scarecrow Competition, children’s races, extra stalls and a bar, this year’s show promises

Road closure 12 April – Bishops Lydeard

A road closure is required overnight (7pm to 7am) on Wednesday 12 April to complete the construction of the Station Road approach to the roundabout. A five night road closure of the A358 will begin on Monday 15 May (7pm

Higil Lea Campsite – latest news

The Parish Council has received the following from Freedom Camping: “Thank you for your recent communication relating to the proposed campsite at Higil Lea. The club has now reviewed the application and contributions made by interested parties, we have decide

Remember to get your tickets for this year’s production from the Crowcombe Players…Craplins!

This year the Crowcombe Players take you to the nostalgic land of the 1950’s holiday camp with this year’s performance – Craplins. The dates on offer are: Thursday 9th March at 7.30pm Friday 10th March at 7.30pm Saturday 11th March matinee at 2.30pm and

Hi-De-Hi…Crowcombe Players…don’t miss out!

Hi-De-Hi! Crowcombe Players take you to the nostalgic land of the 1950’s holiday camp with this year’s performance – Craplins. The dates on offer are: Thursday 9th March at 7.30pm Friday 10th March at 7.30pm Saturday 11th March matinee at 2.30pm and the final

Helicopter activity over Crowcombe

Message from Roy Harbour:  I investigated issue of recent helicopter movements over Crowcombe. RNAS Yeovilton Air Ops confirmed that they had been undertaking reconnaissance and operational movements in Quantocks / Crowcombe over recent weeks. While they may return to use

A358 closures Bishops Lydeard

Bishops Lydeard roundabout scheme: overnight A358 closures confirmed The A358 at Bishops Lydeard will need to close overnight later this month for the installation of a new underpass. The work is part of a major scheme to build a new

Latest CAW available online now

Please see the CAW page within the ‘About Crowcombe’ section

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