East Chinnock

A small friendly village in Somerset, set halfway between Crewkerne and Yeovil, south facing on the side of East Chinnock Hill.

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The latest from the village

Recycling Collection


Boxes to be at the kerbside by 7:00am. Bank holiday weeks are usually 1 day later.

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St Marys Services this Christmas

12 December 2020

We would dearly love to celebrate Christmas with you as we always have done, but covid regulations have curtailed what we are able to do safely.  However,  set out below is what we ARE planning this Christmas. We Hope we can get back to normal in the New Year.

See this article for full details and date of activitie


Follow the ‘children’s star trail’

07 December 2020

Follow the ‘children’s star trail’ and make your Christmas extra special with a visit to the manger at East Chinnock Church

Open every day but special viewing for families Monday 7th, 14th and 21st December 3.30-4.30pm

Families are invited to;

- see the animals, 

- see the shepherds and wise men, Mary, Joseph and baby Jesus

- write your hopes and


East Chinnock and Villages Art Group

26 November 2020

See us on Facebook East Chinnock and Villages Art Group Facebook

East Chinnock & Village Art Group

We meet in East Chinnock Village Hall every alterative Tuesday 2pm until 4pm working at our own pace with our own materials. Help and refreshments available if required. We also meet on Facebook where we have chats and tutorial


Cleaning Up After your Dogs

16 November 2020

Residents this a polite reminder to clean up after your dogs. We have had new reports of dog mess left outside peoples homes. Please remember to clean up after your dogs and keep our village clean and happy for everyone.

Bag it, Bin it or get fined.


New website launched!

21 October 2020

We are pleased to announce the launch of the new East Chinnock village website.

We want to thank Roger and Julie Jewell for all of their time and effort building and maintaining the old website and collecting and collating all the content. For all the previous visitors to the old website, the same content has been brought across to this new site and we have tried to maintain some of the old structure to the content so it should be easy to find and navigate.


Old Photos

04 October 2020

A selection of photos of the village from years gone by. If you have any old photos of the village and would would like to contribute to this section of the website, please get in touch.


Animals Already Found

04 October 2020

We have discovered some creatures here in East Chinnock. These are our discoveries. Let us know what you find. The wilder, the better!


School Bus to Westfield

04 October 2020

School Bus to Westfield Academy leaves around 07:20am.


Drone for hire

29 August 2020

Need a roof inspecting? Need some ariel footage taken of a piece of land? Need to see whats beyond the hedge at the end of the garden?

If anyone needs any of the above, please get in touch. We have a new drone capable of capturing high resolution photographs and video footage. 

Please contact simon@eastchinnock.net for more info.


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