Welcome to the Sutton Veny Web Site

Sutton Veny lies in the beautiful Wylye Valley between Salisbury and Bath, and is approximately 2 miles from the town of Warminster in Wiltshire. Longleat House and Safari Park are close by as well as Centre Parcs. To find or travel to Sutton Veny - a map is here.

The village is steeped in history and was a concentration area during the 1st World War for units going to and from France. The Commonwealth War Graves Commission has a Cemetery beside St Johns Church with Australian soldiers who died mainly from the influenza epidemic in 1918. The picture gallery here contains some wonderful postcards and photographs of the period.

This web site has a wealth of local information. Hover your mouse over the menu at the top of the page and explore. If you have any historical information for this site or have any comments then please let me know through the contact form.

If you are new to the village there is a Newcomers Page just for you.

Some of the Interesting Information on this Site:


Pictures from the 2014 Sutton Veny Primary School Anzac Day Service on 25 April 2014 is shown on our ANZAC Day Services page.

Please read the comments in our Guest Book and leave a message to share if you so wish.

The pages on Sutton Veny War Memorial have been updated from a newspaper article of the Dedication Ceremony on 15th February 1920.

- St Leonard's Church in Sutton Veny, which is largely in ruins, still has its chancel dating from 1700.

- Read about Sutton Veny in World War 1

- Pictures of Sutton Veny from the 1st World War including nearby Army Camps and soldiers. Can you see a picture of your relative ?

Latest News

The recycling and refuse collection times for Sutton Veny over the Christmas period are: Thursday 18th December Black Boxes, Friday 19th December Plastic Bottles and Tuesday 30th December Household and Garden Waste. Details until March 2015 are available here - Refuse and Recycling Collections Times

The Sutton Veny Village Hall Newsletter for November is now out.

The Sutton Veny History Group is producing a book titled A History of Sutton Veny - visit the web site to see more details. Why not submit interesting facts about your house ? More details on the web site.

A post regarding the proposed changes to the Sutton Veny settlement boundary is on the Sutton Veny Blog. If you are going to write to Wiltshire Council then please copy your response to Sutton Veny Parish Council so they are aware of your views. Please use the Contact Me link below.

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