The following links will take you to local Visitor Attractions, Societies & Associations, Sites of General Interest and Accommodation:
Bradford on Avon Museum is the perfect place to begin your visit to this lovely historic town.
The Colliers Way links Dundas with Radstock and Frome. Discover the hidden valleys and by-ways of North Somerset where Roman Legions once marched, miners toiled underground and coal & wool were the currency of success. Whether on foot or bicycle, The Colliers Way is waiting to be explored!
Museum of Bath at Work is a “Not to be missed attraction in the World Heritage City of Bath”. Located in Julian Road, the Curator, Stuart Burroughs, may be contacted on 01225 318348.
Somerset Lavender - Discover the wonders of Lavender and enjoy the sight of the fields in full bloom at Horsepond Farm, Faulkland, Somerset. Visit their website for full details. Tel: 01373 834893
Somerset & Dorset Railway
operates from Midsomer
Somerset & Dorset Railway Trust is dedicated to all matters relating to The Somerset & Dorset Joint Railway. Extensive museum and facilities can be found at Washford, on the West Somerset Railway.
Visit Bath & Beyond is the official tourism website for the World Heritage City of Bath and provides a wealth of information about Bath and the surrounding area.
Wells& North Somerset tourism websitewith information on accomodation, attractions, museums, events, activities and travel.
Day Out With the Kids – is an easy to use website for finding places to visit with your family all over the UK. Searchable by age of kids, county, town, postcode and indoor or outdoor attraction
SOCIETIES & ASSOCIATIONS
National Association of Mining Heritage Organisations formed in 1979 to act as the national body for mining history in the UK and Ireland. There are now over 50 member organisations, including societies, museums, firms, etc
Bath & Camerton Archaeological Society conducts an extensive programme of excavations, geophysics, lectures, excursions and training programmes.For more information ring Jayne Lawes (Director of Excavations) on 01761 43174
British Science Association
Somersetshire Coal Canal Society offers members a series of guided walks and organises working groups to preserve and protect the structures of the old Canal.
Somerset Archaeological & Natural History Society - The Historical Society for the County of Somerset since 1849.
Somerset Industrial Archaeological Society (SIAS) is interested in all aspects of the industrial history and heritage of the County of Somerset.
Quarry Faces is a project working with the local communityto record, understand and celebrate the quarrying heritage of the Mendips. It aims to tell the industry's story, produce teaching materials for both educational and general interest and creat an archive to preserve images and memories of quarrying over time.
SITES of GENERAL INTEREST
websites give details of
the work of the Town Councils and the Councillors.
Brushwood Coins is a local business specialising in the design of limited edition coin-based displays and gifts for birthdays, anniversaries, retirements and other special occasions. Numismatic consultancy is provided to Radstock Museum and the complete range their products may be found on their website.
Valley Wildlife Group is
an independent wildlife conservation
Quilting is all
that you would hope for in a quilting shop –
The Ammerdown Centre, located in idyllic grounds two miles out of Radstock, offers a wide range of day and residential courses throughout the year – from Chinese Brush Painting and Digital Photography to personal development. See website for more information.
is a 3* family owned venue with extensive dining,
The Ammerdown Conference and Retreat Centre is located in idyllic grounds two miles out of Radstock. It offers modern conference facilities, 40 en-suite bedrooms and excellent home-cooking at very competitive rates. Tel: 01761 433 709
StaySouthWestis a comprehensive guide to accommodation in the South West of England, including hotels, self catering holiday cottages, bed & breakfasts, hostels, holiday parks and camping& caravan sites in Bath, Bristol& Somerset.
iknow-SomersetOver 1900 Somerset Hotels, Bed and Breakfast Accomodation and Holiday Cottages
HomewoodPark. Set in 10 acres of mature parklands and award-winning gardens with gorgeous views over of the beautiful Limpley Stoke valley, Homewood Park is delightfully rural and peaceful, making it a great hotel for Bath and the local area.