A 13th century South Somerset Town, of some 12,000 inhabitants, near the borders of Devon and Dorset, with a wide range of both service and manufacturing industries, including tourism, engineering and food production. The Town has much to attract visitors including a fine parish church, interesting museum and an annual illuminated carnival in October.
1st Chard Wheelers Cycling Club
Supporting racing and competitive cyclists in the Chard, South Somerset, East Devon and West Dorset area.
Alpine Grove Touring Park
8 acre woodland site with hard-standing, heated pool, shop, playground, free showers, and wildlife. Pets welcome. Located at Forton.
Harpsichord maker specialising in French and Flemish instruments using authentic materials. Includes examples of work and ordering information.
Blackdown Hills Natural Fibres
Group of fibre farmers, processors and users working with Alpaca, Cashmere, Mohair and wool products.
Chard and District Swimming Club
This is a competitive club based around Chard, Axminster and Crewkerne. Offers news, fixtures, results, records and training schedule.
Chard Town Council
Council budgets, minutes of meetings, councillors and their surgeries. Also includes tourist information.
Directory of local tourist attractions, transport and businesses with contact details and links to websites.
Cricket St Thomas Hotel
Country house hotel. Includes details of the facilities, photographs and directions.
Domino Carnival Club
Member of the South Somerset Federation of carnival clubs, and builds a float to participate every year; includes results, photo gallery, and events listing.
Ferne Animal Sanctuary
Helps animals of all sizes. Photos of some of the guests, visit, learn, sponsor and a shop.
Forde Abbey and Gardens
A house based on a Cistercian monastery and gardens landscaped in the 18th century.
Kevin Harris's Birdwatching Pages
Pictures and reports on the wildlife seen at Chard reservoir.
Provides an overview, tariff, location and contact details for three star hotel and restaurant.
Information about the pedigree pigs raised at Old Castle Farm, Buckland St Mary. Includes details of awards and where to buy sausages and other pork joints.
Woodcrafter working in English woods and reclaimed timbers. Woodturnings, and free forms carving examples in online gallery.
Watermead Guest House
Family run guest house, offering bed and breakfast accommodation, tariff and contact information.