Welcome to Winsford - a small Somerset village in the heart of Exmoor National Park.

This website is designed to give visitors a glimpse of its history, its lovely unspoilt character and the many things to do and see in and around Winsford. It also provides visitors and locals alike with a single source of information about village life: its attractions, its local services, events, sports and voluntary activities and, through the Winsford blog an insight into the life of one of the prettiest villages on Exmoor.    Read our introduction to Winsford.
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  • Holy Communion
    Date: May 26, 2019
    Location: St Mary Magdalene, Winsford
  • Winsford Fete Meeting
    Date: May 28, 2019
    Location: Winsford Village Hall
  • Winn Club Sale & Coffee Morning
    Date: June 1, 2019
    Location: Winsford Village Hall
  • Winsford Cricket v Dulverton
    Date: June 8, 2019
    Location: Winsford Recreation Field
  • Winsford Cricket v Dunster
    Date: June 22, 2019
    Location: Winsford Recreation Field
  • Winsford Cricket v Taunton
    Date: July 13, 2019
    Location: Winsford Recreation Field
  • Winsford Cricket v Hemyock
    Date: July 27, 2019
    Location: Winsford Recreation Field
  • Winsford Cricket v Cannington
    Date: August 3, 2019
    Location: Winsford Recreation Field
  • Winsford Summer Fete
    Date: August 10, 2019
    Location: Winsford Recreation Field
  • Winsford Cricket v Stoke St Mary
    Date: August 17, 2019
    Location: Winsford Recreation Field
  • April 29, 2019

    Winsford 100 Club

     

    It’s that time of year again when members of the Recreation Association will be calling for your annual subscription, which still remains at £12 and which will ensure that your membership of the Winsford Recreation Association continues for another year.

    Your membership not only entitles you to be entered into the monthly 100 Club draws, but it enables you and your families to use and contribute towards the upkeep of the tennis courts, cricket pavilion and recreation field.

    Please use these wonderful facilities, they are there for the enjoyment of everyone!

    In the last year we have paid out almost £1000 in prizes whilst enabling us, to still maintain the tennis courts and recreation field to the best possible level.

    Someone will be calling soon to collect your subscription, but if you have any questions or suggestions please call me on 01643 851762

    (Cheques should be made payable to Winsford Recreation Association)

    Many thanks for your continued support.

    Beverley Flanagan

    Winsford Recreation Association

    Impromptu Skittles on the Green – What a Hit!

     

    The village green had not seen anything like it for many months, teams of Ladies and Gents competing extremely enthusiastically over a game of skittles but….. everyone having, in the words of Miranda’s Mum, such fun! Fuelled by a small army of wine bottles and the odd beer and G&T, the tension mounted as the teams fought their way through four rounds, eleven per side.
    The Gents’ team led by two points after the first round and there was many a miss but some full houses as all 9 skittles were bowled over.
    The Gents won the second round by only one point and they then unknowingly led in the third. However all wanted to play again, thus it was all to play for in the fourth and final round!
    Humorous comments peppered the final round as some stepped up to the plate and others failed miserably, (The Winn Brook seeing a great deal of activity).  In the end? Yes ,the Ladies’ team won the final round by 3 points and therefore earned an honourable draw.
    A really successful social event which we will sustain throughout the Summer. Well played everyone!
    Making The Most of Your Visit

    Whether your here for walking, riding, shooting, mountain biking or simply relaxing - Winsford has something to offer. You can find useful information for visitors below.

    Information for Residents
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