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VISITOR RESOURCES

Market CrossWelcome to the original Cheddar Village web site. If you are visiting Cheddar you will find this site a useful source of information regarding things to see and do in and around Cheddar, the Gorge and Caves, getting about, and local events. It should help you to get more out of your time here.

CHEDDAR GUIDE

Remember to pick up a copy of the Cheddar Village and Gorge Map and Visitor Guide when you are here, from local leaflet display points.

LOCAL BUSINESSES
If you have a business, shop, accommodation service, community or club in the Cheddar area and are not already listed in the relevant section, please send over your details and they will be added free of charge (click here for more details). Most updates will be done on the same day wherever possible.

EVENT PUBLICITY

If there's something happening in Cheddar you'd like people to know about, visit the What's On page to send over details for the calendar. Anything from a locally organised fete, to a visiting display of classic vehicles in the Gorge, draw some interest from residents and visitors with a free entry in this web site's events calendar. You can also post a note on the Friends of Cheddar Facebook wall.

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COMMUNITY RESOURCES

Visit the useful links page for details of local web sites for local and national government, our MP, district and parish councils, police, plus other useful information on environmental and community matters locally.

Links to local healthcare, education, transport and many other web sites can be found in the margin, so if you are looking for local information this site should be your first port of call.

The information on this site is all provided by local residents living and working in Cheddar and assembled by a local web designer since 2004. If you live here and would like to send over any news, information, forthcoming events, or have images or ideas to enhance the site further, you are most welcome to do so.

WEATHER

Cheddar GorgeClick on the "Gorge weather" menu item for a summary of current weather in the Gorge, plus a short range forecast - ideal for visitors, hikers and cavers in the Mendips and Somerset Levels. A link to the BBC 5-day forecast is also provided and you can also view the local weather station data on your iPhone or Android device.

 

LOCAL TWITTER USERS!

Click here to find out how to join our Cheddar "Twibe" so that your Twitter messages about local events and issues will appear automatically on this web site.

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TOURIST INFORMATION

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A National Trust shop now operates from the old Tourist Information building near the caves in Cheddar Gorge. Visitors can still call in there, or at our library, and pick up local visitor guides and tourist information leaflets for local attractions. For other tourism enquiries by phone or email please contact Somerset Visitor Centre [Email here]

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Village SOSVillage SOS is a lottery funded scheme to help rural communties with local projects - visit the Cheddar page for more information

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KEEP CHEDDAR SAFE! Report crime and incidents to Avon and Somerset Constabulary:
Emergencies only:
dial 999
Non emergencies, e.g. suspicious or anti-social behaviour:
0845 456 7000
National Crimestoppers service:
0800 555 111
General information and updates from Twitter @ASPolice

 
     
This independent web site has been assembled by local residents and businesses. It is not affiliated with the Caves and Gorge Company, Cheese Company, Parish, District or County Councils, Cheddar Village Diary, Car Boot Sale, Tourism Associations, local festivals, or Cheddar Festive Night. Please see the contact page for details about these organisations.

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