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Wessex Entertainments encourage personal contact with their clients and are happy to visit your venue or
arrange an appointment at our office to discuss your
requirements. Our office provides audio and visual facilities to help you make the right choice for your function.
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Wessex Entertainments are constantly adding new artistes to an already extensive selection of established performers. We know you will be amazed and delighted at the choice we have for you.
Anytime, Anyplace, Anywhere
One off occasions, last minute bookings, long term contracts, complete shows and weddings. Wessex Entertainments loves a challenge too!
Wessex Entertainments, The Old Barn, Owl Street, Stocklinch, Ilminster, TA19
Described by the Stage newspaper as 'very funny' his performances are hilarious, stylish and astounding. Lee Warren has been a professional performer for more than a decade and has been invited to perform at some of the most prestigious events in the country. His work for international clients has taken him around the world. Please call the office for more information!
The Steve Doig Band This very versatile band encompass a wide range of musical styles to suit any occasion. From light jazz and swing up to the more energetic sounds of the 50's, 60's and 70's to date ... at a pace and volume to suit old and young alike. The ideal choice to compliment weddings and parties with the ability to provide solo cocktail piano, swing combo's and a highly entertaining covers band. With one of the widest repertoires on the scene, Steve is backed by some of the finest musicians in the South West with a strong line up of Piano/Vocals, Bass, Drums, Lead-Guitar/Vocals and Sax. Please call the office for more information!
A303/A30 TRAVELLING EAST (FROM EXETER, HONITON, CHARD ETC)
Take A30 to Chard. Continue through the centre of Chard following A30 signs to Yeovil. You will come in to Cricket St Thomas and continue past the Windwhistle Golf and Country Club on the left and also the Windwhistle Inn. Shortly after the Windwhistle Inn follow signpost (left) off the A30 to Chillington and Cudworth. You will go down a steep hill (ignore signpost and turning to Cudworth) take the next left. After about a third of a mile take the next right, drop down the hill and the road will twist around. Follow the road as it starts to climb and at the top of the hill 'Ashponds' is on the left - easily identifiable with the former Village Hall within our grounds.
A30 EAST (FROM CREWKERNE AND SOUTH EAST ETC)
Take A30 from Crewkerne to Chard. After a few miles you will arrive in Cricket St Thomas. Follow the signpost on the right hand side to Chillington and Cudworth. You will go down a steep hill (ignore signpost and turning to Cudworth) take the next left. After about a third of a mile take the next right, drop down the hill and the road will twist around. Follow the road as it starts to climb and at the top of the hill 'Ashponds' is on the left - easily identifiable with the former Village Hall within our grounds.
Have fun in Wessex
Have a city break in Wessex and you will have plenty of opportunities to have fun. From walking tours, amazing restaurants, gorgeous landscapes and thrilling indoor karting to pools, museums and breweries, you can do in Wessex anything you want and enjoy doing what your heart tells you. Explore this delightful place and escape the routine from your life!
Outdoor activities in Wessex
Head to the North Wessex Downs and you will discover a brand new world, where you can hop on a bike, relax riding a beautiful horse or walk on delightful paths that seem to end up in the sky. You can try one of the trails that will take you far from the roads or civilization. You will have minimal contact with cycle paths and you will be all alone, enjoying the peace that surrounds you. Listen to the birds chirping in the trees when you will fly a kite for the first time in your life. If you enjoy water sports, go hire a canal boat and walk in your canoe along the Kennet and Avon canal. Stop for a lovely break and explore the historic Crofton Pumping Station, then go for a fishing session to unwind watching the surface of the water.
Stop in Street to visit The Shoe Museum, this fascinating place with some shoes you will always remember. Find the history of footwear, admire some models that seem impossible to wear and look at their local crafts, you will not regret it. Ask the staff to tell you more details about what you see in this museum, then they will recommend you what else you should see in Street or Wessex.
Swim in the Greenbank Pool in Street before you may go to another place. Spend several hours in the warm water, let the sun kiss your skin and your imagination will sure go wild, as you will remember of your last experience with Camplace. Enjoy the sunshine in the splash area, serve a delicious treat from one of the charming kiosks and get ready to move to Clarks Village, where your taste buds will be pampered with a stunning culinary experience.
Wander around Wessex
Navigate round the shops, buy some souvenirs to bring to your loved ones and go to Prezzo for a hearty lunch. Find the closest brewery, taste the local lagers and you will feel fully prepared to head to Glastonbury for a Tor’s Tour. Sacred England will reveal before your eyes and the secrets you will discover will certainly astonish you. Stroll on the holy land of Avalon, watch this place where history was made and try to spot some mythical creatures that are believed to live here. Explore the Fairyland woods and hear the whispers of the fairies hidden all around you.
There are many other interesting things you could do if you arrive in Wessex. You can visit churches, find beautiful stories in the museums, shop for bargains and relish with some great food or just enjoy spending more time outside. Visit Wessex and have some fun exploring the surroundings!