Village News




Temporary Road Closures – Great Somerford & Little Somerford


Park Lane and The Street will be temporarily closed from October 15th to October 19th.

Further details here.
Map of closed roads & alternative route.

Campaign to Protect Rural England – Fundraising Event

logoPrivate tour of Great Chalford Manor, Holt, September.
Details here.


Happy Helper Pet Care

logoAre you looking for someone to help walk your dog while you are out of the house? Happy Helpers Pet Care offers a dog walking service, offering your dog exercise, socialisation and most importantly having fun and adventures.
Happy Helpers Pet Care has availability for Morning walks as well as space on the pack lunch time walk.
DBS cleared & fully insured for your peace of mind. Dog first aid qualified.

Mobile: 07788 981944
Address: 12 Arnhem Cross, Lyneham, Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN154AJ

The Volunteer Inn

beerArkell’s have appointed a new tenant for The Volunteer Inn, Great Somerford. Mike Sheridan will be taking over on the 7th August, but the pub will be closed for at least 3 weeks for a thorough clean and tidy.
Mike lives locally to The Volunteer and already runs one of Arkell’s busy food pubs called The Plough, Badbury or sometimes known now as The Plough on the Hill.

Defibrillator Demonstration

logoThe annual demonstration is arranged for Monday 20th March starting at 7.00pm. This will take place in the school hall of the Walter Powell School, Great Somerford. All are encouraged to attend.