Welcome to Sheepscombe

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Not just a pretty place...

Sheepscombe is set in a beautiful valley near Painswick and comprises several hamlets: Jack's Green, Longridge, Cockshoot and Sheepscombe itself. Renowned for it's unique cricket pitch, it has a church, a school, a pub and a lovely village hall, where a wide variety of social events are focussed. And a History Society with photos and family history. Click on any link to find out more.

The surrounding woodland and countryside provides wonderful walking opportunities through this area of outstanding natural beauty. This website is a resource for residents and visitors. If you have taken any photos around Sheepscombe that you would like to share in our photo gallery, please use the contact form for details.

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Please note: Sheepscombites are invited to contact me (via contact page) with anything you would like to see featured here, or with any corrections or updates to the information provided.

Latest News:
VILLAGE CHRISTMAS CARD This year’s card is available for signing from Monday 8 December at the Butchers Arms (thanks to Sharon and Mark). Donations will go to Maggie’s (a Cancer Support Centre in Cheltenham).

Sheepscombe School Christmas Procession to Church Tuesday 16 December. Leave school 6pm

Carols at Christmas Wednesday 17 December at VH 7 for 7.30pm. Mince Pies and Mulled Wine on arrival

Methodist Chapel Carol Service Sunday 21 December at 4pm. Carols and lessons

Carols at Pub Monday 22 December 7.32pm at Pub

Crib Service Wednesday 24 December at 4pm in Church

Christmas Day 9.30 in Church

Bookends on 16 January at 7.30 in VH. Air in G's 'Simon & Garfunkal Tribute