East Coker Poetry Competition 2018 - The Winners announced!
see the Competition Page
Rosie Jackson's poem From Langport to Muchelney- Midsummer written at the Langport Moot earlier this year, won the Hilly Cansdale award for a local poem at Wells poetry festival, where Rosie also won first prize overall for another poem. Congratulations Rosie!
Read her poem on our 'News' page
Virginia Astley has a new poetry collection called The English River (Bloodaxe)
This is a poetic tribute to the river Thames - its places and its people. More information about her book here:
The Parish of East Coker is still threatened by a huge urban development of about 800 houses.
South Somerset District Council is pushing ahead with plans to expand the town of Yeovil.