Kilve Village

A historic village in the Quantock Hills, Somerset

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Kilve lies between the Quantocks Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the coast, which has been designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest. It is a welcoming village, with a beach celebrated for its fossils, wonderful and varied walks, cricket teams playing on a ground which must be one of the most beautifully situated in England, a pub and a well-stocked shop and post office. The Village Hall hosts all kinds of activities and entertainment, with something for everyone.

SOMERSET COUNTY COUNCIL

DISTRICT OF WEST SOMERSET

PARISHES OF WEST QUANTOXHEAD AND WILLITON

Temporary Closure of (A39) Williton to Bridgwater Road

TAKE NOTICE that in pursuance of Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulations Act 1984, as amended by the Road Traffic (Temporary Restrictions) Act 1991, the County Council of Somerset propose to make an Order PROHIBITING ALL TRAFFIC from proceeding along (A39) Williton to Bridgwater Road from 630m west and 140m east of the junction with St Audries to Doniford and Staple Lane a distance of 770 metres.

Read more: Temporary Closure...

The Domesday Book listed Kilve back in 1086 as Clive, proably after the cliffs that dominate the coastline along this part of Somerset.

Over 925 years later, the population at Kilve stands at close to 400. Sitting in the designated Quantocks Area of Outstanding National Beauty and with a rich tapestry of interesting buildings, heritage and wildlife - Kilve's history has made it the place it is today.

Read more: History

Kilve Village Hall offers a wealth of entertainment to locals and visitors alike, as well as being a desirable 'venue for hire' in it's own right. This classic Victorian building boasts a main hall with stage, an additional annex 'The Denovan Room', kitchen, lavatories and free car parking facilities.

There are many footpaths in and around Kilve.

Read more: Kilve Footpath Maps

Forthcoming Events

Thu Sep 29 @ 7:00PM -
Table Tennis
Sun Oct 02 @11:00AM -
Eucharist
Mon Oct 03 @11:00AM - 12:00PM
Tai Chi
Mon Oct 03 @ 7:00PM -
Short Mat Bowls
Tue Oct 04 @12:30PM -
Gentlemen's Luncheon Club
Tue Oct 04 @ 7:15PM -
Reading Group
Wed Oct 05 @10:00AM - 12:00PM
Drawing and Painting
Wed Oct 05 @ 7:15PM -
Gentle Yoga
Thu Oct 06 @ 2:30PM -
Defibrillator Training
Fri Oct 07 @ 7:00AM - 9:00PM
Cheese & Wine Party