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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  • Winsford Bowls Club AGM
    Date: July 19, 2018
    Location: Winsford Village Hall
  • Winsford Cricket v East Huntspill
    Date: July 21, 2018
    Location: Winsford Recreation |Ground
  • Winsford Parish Council Meeting
    Date: July 23, 2018
    Location: Winsford Village Hall
  • Sea Sunday Service
    Date: July 29, 2018
    Location: Winsford Village Hall
  • Royal Oak Food Night – Food from Around the World
    Date: August 1, 2018
    Location: The Royal Oak Winsford
  • Winsford Cricket v Minehead
    Date: August 4, 2018
    Location: Winsford Recreation Ground
  • Royal Oak Quiz Night
    Date: August 8, 2018
    Location: The Royal Oak Winsford
  • Village Summer Fete
    Date: August 11, 2018
    Location: Winsford Recreation Ground
  • Winsford Cricket v Huish Champflower
    Date: August 18, 2018
    Location: Winsford Recreation Ground
  • Winsford Cricket v Stoke St Mary
    Date: August 25, 2018
    Location: Winsford Recreation Ground
  • July 11, 2018


    Saturday 11th August at 1pm

    Family Dog Show 1.15pm

    Children’s Fancy Dress 1.30pm and Races 2.45pm

    Sheep Racing (1st Race 2pm)

    Show of Auction Produce starts at 4pm

    Maypole Dancing, Plant Stall, Traditional Fete Stalls, Tombola,
    Produce, Cakes, Clothes, Bric-a-brac and Books

    Grand Draw

    Things we need for the fete are prizes for the raffle and tumble, old chipped china for the china throwing stall, clothes, shoes, hats and jewellery for the clothes tent, teddy bears, soft toys, household items for the “white elephant’, toys and puzzles, produce and preserves, books and cakes.
    Also old quilts to be made into dog beds.
    Please bring any of these items to Sue Hayes at The Close, Winsford or call me on 01643 851372 to pick them up.


    Winsford church invites you to enter your homegrown produce, home cooking, crafts, photographs etc into


    Produce and home cooking to be auctioned in aid of the Church

    Entry form with details available from the following places in Winsford:
    The Oak Shop, Bridge Cottage Tea Rooms and Winsford Garage
    OR Download form the village website: winsfordexmoor.org.uk
    Or for an email copy contact Jo: halselane02@gmail.com

    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
    The Weather in Winsford, Somerset
    broken clouds
    humidity: 72%
    wind: 3m/s WSW
    H 19 • L 9
    Weather from OpenWeatherMap
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