Welcome to Sheepscombe


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:
History Society AGM and "Insights into the village archives". Wednesday 25 October 7.30pm at VH. All welcome. £2

Sheepscombe Common scrub clearance
Saturday 4 November 10am–3pm. Just turn up on common anytime

Fireworks & Food Saturday 4 November at VH. Food and cash bar 6pm onwards, Fireworks at 7pm. Adults £5, children free.

Air in G. Ninebarrow Folk Duo. Friday 10 November 7.30pm at VH. Adults £15, Children £5 includes supper when we welcome Ninebarrow. Celia 814306

NOTE: For regular activities such as Bridge, Lunch Club, WI, Rural Cinema, etc. please see notes under Activities