Business Directory-ONLY for businesses in Castle Cary, or within a 5-10 mile radius, and at the discretion of the Webmaster/Marketing Committee. Please submit your listing with as much info as possible, especially email address & website/Facebook listing. Listings from outside the area will not be published, so please don’t waste your time and ours by submitting a listing.

Event Venues

Caryford Hall

Caryford Community Hall (Ansford, Castle Cary, BA7 7JJ) is a large purpose-built modern-hall with full facilities for groups, meetings and events; it sits in extensive grounds with free off-road parking for approximately 120 vehicles (2 disabled places).

The hall and/or meeting room are available for hire for celebrations, dancing, shows, exhibitions, meetings and indoor sports.  We have a full alcohol licence and can provide bar facilities if required.

The hall is a registered charity (No. 295286) and run by volunteers.  The operation of the hall is overseen by a management committee; who are fully committed to maintaining the hall's Hallmark 1, 2 & 3 accreditation.

We are happy to receive all enquiries. See below for contact details.
01963 351 324
Ansford, Castle Cary

A picturesque restored Victorian chapel situated in a tranquil location on the outskirts of Castle Cary, which is available to all for hire.
The Chapel which is owned by the Town Council, is a non-denominational venue and available for both committals and hire by all in the local community and surrounding area.  Its many uses include events such as:
small meetings and gatherings; especially those requiring few distractions and privacy readings and recitals, funeral or committal ceremonies of any kind, quiet reflection or study.
Recent refurbishment of the building was overseen by the Friends of the Cemetery Chapel, who remain committed to its continuation as a community asset. The Chapel is open to all at weekends and Bank Holidays from 10.00am to 4.00pm.
For more details about the Chapel facilities, go to or pick up a leaflet from the Information Desk downstairs in the Market House, 9.30am – 2pm weekdays and Saturday.To arrange for a key for access to the chapel outside the hours given above, for individual reflection when visiting a grave visit the Information Desk as above, or ring 01963 351763.

For enquiries about use of the chapel for funeral services or committals, contact the Town Clerk on 01963 359631

To check on availability of space for a small meeting or gathering, and to make a booking, contact the Friends of the Cemetery Chapel Bookings Secretary by email to the Bookings Secretary, or by telephone on 01963 351751
01963 351763
Jubilee Drive, South Street, Castle Cary (the last turning on the right as you leave Castle Cary on the Galhampton Road)

‘Hot Desk’ Facility

provides office space to enable you to work without the disruption of home life. It is also a convenient ‘pit stop’ situated just off the A303 for those who travel for work.

...and two meeting rooms are available for hire on a day or half day basis.
For full details see here or contact Terena Isaacs on 01935 462268 or

01935 462268
Area Development Team, Council Offices, Churchfield, Wincanton
The Shambles

The Shambles
This iconic building now offers internal and external areas to let for community and commercial events.

The Market House is the focal point of Castle Cary and is a Grade II* listed building dating from 1855.

It has been a major local meeting place for over 150 years, a focus for community events and home to the Town Council, Tourist & Community Information Point and a fascinating Museum.

To arrange a tour to see the new facilities or to check on availability of space for your event

email to

OR telephone 01963 351763

OR pop into the Market House between 9.30am and 2pm, weekdays or Saturday
01963 351763