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Kimbers Award-Winning Farm Shop is Moving to New Premises!

Wed 27 Aug '14, 13:19
By Ruth Kimber
Kimbers Award-Winning Farm Shop is Moving to New Premises!

After eight very successful years, the Kimber family are moving their renowned farm shop to even larger and more accessible local premises, selling home bred and reared meats, chicken, ducks, turkeys, geese, dairy, vegetables, fish and natural, unpasteurised milk.

Morrisons – its History & its Role in Wincanton’s Economy UPDATED

Fri 15 Aug '14, 13:01
By John Smith
Morrisons – its History & its Role in Wincanton’s Economy <small style='color: red'>UPDATED</small>

Morrisons occupies a prominent position at the entrance to Wincanton and won the high accolade of Store of the Week from The Grocer magazine last October. But what is the store’s history, and how important is it to Wincanton?

Wincanton Street Market hits the beach!

Thu 14 Aug '14, 16:50
By John Smith
Wincanton Street Market hits the beach!

The theme for Wincanton's next Street Market is “The Beach”. Bring your family and friends on Sunday 17th August, and don’t forget to bring your bucket and spade.

Wincanton Post Office Wins Greetings Card Retailer Award

Wed 23 Jul '14, 15:42
By John Smith
Wincanton Post Office Wins Greetings Card Retailer Award

Wincanton Post Office is in the news again! Following earlier reports that they had reached the finals of the RETAS awards, Wincanton Post Office is now officially the Best Non-Specialist Independent Greeting Card Retailer in the South of the UK.

Wincanton Supermarket to get a Lidl Bit Bigger

Mon 7 Jul '14, 15:03
By John Smith
Wincanton Supermarket to get a Lidl Bit Bigger

Lidl, the German-owned supermarket chain is in the news. Like their German alter ego Aldi, they are seeing business increasing at the expense of the UK supermarket giants, leading to a major refurbishment of their Wincanton store.

A Great May Market in Wincanton with Country Dancing VIDEO

Sun 8 Jun '14, 21:05
By John Baxter
A Great May Market in Wincanton with Country Dancing <small style='color: red;'>VIDEO</small>

Sunday’s Market in Wincanton on 18th May was a great success, helped by the wonderful weather. The pupils of Wincanton Primary School had a great time doing their Country Dancing, watched by the crowds who flocked to the market. Roll on June's market, next Sunday!

Wincanton Post Office is a Finalist for National Retas Award

Mon 19 May '14, 14:07
By John Smith
Wincanton Post Office is a Finalist for National Retas Award

Congratulations to Wincanton Post Office on reaching the final six in the 2014 Retas Awards, a prestigious event aimed at retailers within the greeting cards industry. To reach the final is a superb accolade to Wincanton Post Office's efforts.

Wincanton Street Market Starts its 2014 Season Sunday 18th May

Thu 15 May '14, 15:53
By John Smith
Wincanton Street Market Starts its 2014 Season Sunday 18th May

Following on from the successful trial markets in the autumn of 2013, this year’s season of Sunday markets will commence on Sunday 18th May. With over twenty stalls booked, there will be plenty to browse and buy for everyone.

Sweet Treats for Easter at The Small Cake Shop

Mon 14 Apr '14, 16:06
By Fanny Charles
Sweet Treats for Easter at The Small Cake Shop

There is a double Easter treat next weekend, when an attractive new business, The Small Cake Shop, opens in Wincanton. Good news for the High Street and for all those with a sweet tooth!

Wincanton Toys – A New Home Grown Business in Town

Sat 12 Apr '14, 16:44
By John Smith
Wincanton Toys – A New Home Grown Business in Town

Local resident Katie Thomas has decided to make the change from employed to self-employed, with the opening of Wincanton Toys in South Street for new and quality used toys, and confectionary.

Rochford Garden Machinery Spring Open Day 2014

Tue 11 Mar '14, 11:22
By Jonathan Harrison
Rochford Garden Machinery Spring Open Day 2014

With the rain easing at last and Spring fast approaching, Rochford Garden Machinery, in Wincanton, is pleased to announce their popular Spring Open Day will be held on Saturday 22nd March between 8.30am and 2.00pm.

Wincanton Town Team Seeks Market Assistant

Thu 13 Feb '14, 16:12
By Millie Furby
Wincanton Town Team Seeks Market Assistant

Wincanton Town Team is looking to appoint a Market Assistant to work alongside their Market Co-ordinator to run the Wincanton Street Market. Are you looking for a part-time job of around 15 hours per month?

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