Beer Cider Company

We are craft cider makers, trading from our working farm just outside of Langport. You will be made most welcome to visit us at our cider shed (aka “The Shack”) where you will be able to sample and buy our cider (Gold Rush Cider) or our new bottled slightly sparkling cider and apple juice.

The Garden Project

Work continues in the lower garden and weather permitting the new turf will be completed soon. The secret patio at the bottom of the garden now has a lovely wooden bench where you can sit and listen to the birdsong and gaze over the meadow grass watching the cows graze. We have an amazing selection of … Read more

Our Chickens

Fresh eggs for your stay from our six lovely chickens.

Model Show

The UK’s biggest Model Show returns on Saturday 2nd May and Sunday 3rd May at the Bath and West Showground, full details will be posted on their website at www.swmee.co.uk

Quantock Hills Spring Events

The Quantock Hills will be having spring events on Sunday 22nd March, Thursday 9th April and Sunday 26th April for more information and to book go to www.quantockhills.com/events/view

Tv’s Wolf Hall and Bring up the Bodies

Wolf Hall a new television series for the new year filmed a short distance from Withy Cottages at Montacute House and Barrington Court, National Trust properties will take centre stage in the six-part BBC dramatisation of Hilary Mantel’s critically acclaimed Wolf Hall, starring Mark Rylance as Thomas Cromwell and Damian Lewis as Henry VIII, and directed by Bafta-winner Peter Kosminksy.

Clarks Village Christmas Shopping

With over 90 stores and up to 60% off every day, you can enjoy a wide choice of fashion, home-ware, sportswear and gift ideas at great discount prices – outlet shopping has never been more enjoyable.

With new stock arriving daily, there is always something special to make your trip worthwhile. Clarks Village offers designer labels and famous names from the high street including GAP, Monsoon, Coast, Jaeger, Timberland, Joules, M&S, Next, Clarks and Whistles.

There’s also heaps to keep the kids entertained, with King Arthur’s Castle and an infant’s play area, plus our traditional authentic carousel. So, if you adore great brands, but dislike high prices, and enjoy a fun, family day out, you’ll just love Clarks Village. http://www.clarksvillage.co.uk/

Make a whole day out and visit Glastonbury just a couple more miles away, wonderful quirky town with lots of history and unusual shops. http://www.glastonbury.co.uk/pages/

Drayton Street Fair – August

Every year on the first weekend after the august bank holiday Drayton hosts its hugely popular street fair. Hundreds of people come every year to shop at the wide variety of stalls, enjoy the various street perfomers, eat some great food and peruse the vintage cars on display.

Shapwick Heath Nature Reserve

“Shapwick Heath National Nature Reserve is not only a fantastic place to see wildlife, but a monument to the history and ingenuity of Neolithic man preserved through the amazing Sweet Track. It’s a unique window to the past and a place everyone should try to visit.” Main habitat: Peatland and reed beds Why visit: Shapwick … Read more