WHERE THE FECK IS FECKENHAM?
Feckenham is a tiny, picturesque village consisting of just under two hundred houses, two pubs, two churches, one garage and one FeckenOdeon. We're on the B4090 between Hanbury and Cookhill. If you have a map to hand look for Redditch -
Scroll down for other attractions and a "What's On" Guide.
Not a lot! -
The following is a list (with links if available) of some of the things to be enjoyed in Feckenham....
The Rose & Crown, High Street. Tel.: 01527 892188 : Classic country pub with a warm welcome from the Clarke family. Bar, lounge, separate restaurant and large beer garden. Real ale, excellent home cooked British food, inglenook fireplace. Lively public bar full of local character(s). Pre show suppers -
The Forest at Feckenham (formerly The Lygon Arms), Alcester/Droitwich Road: Now transformed into a “gastropub” serving sophisticated food in a designer abience.
Church of St John the Baptist, The Square : Beautiful village church with a wealth of history involving the Culpepper family and mysterious secret passages. The eight bells ring out most Sundays and the churchyard is a green and leafy haven of peace.
Feckenham Cricket Club, Mill Lane : With the idyllic backcloth of the church and the rolling Worcestershire countryside this has to be one of the nicest places to sleep though village cricket on a sunny afternoon -
WHAT ELSE IS THERE IN FECKENHAM?
J.W. & A.J Barrett, Metal Fabricators : "You name it, we'll make it" is the proud boast of James Barrett and son Adam -
Winfields Megastore, Astwood Lane. Tel.: 01527 892935 : Everything for the outdoor life. Formerly the famous Barrett’s of Feckenham -
The Steps Guest House, High Street: Want to come to the FeckenOdeon and make a real night of it? Why not stay at The Steps -
Feckenham Wylde Moor Nature Reserve, Moors Lane : This is the place to see Ragged Robins, Spotted Orchids, Little Grebes and no less than sixteen species of dragonfly. Check www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk or call 0121 445 4310 for details.
Feckenham Art Society: A group of local artists -
Annual exhibition coincides with Feckenham Wake each year.
Ian Ridley, Watercolour Artist: Landscapes and other great pictures from a talented Feckenham artist. Online gallery at www.ianridleywatercolours.co.uk
Pictures and Picture Framing:: Up (but not over) the hill to Astwood Bank you'll find Astwood Galleries -
Check out http://astwoodgalleries.com/
For further FeckenInformation take a look at
Feckenham Village Hall -
Orchard House B&B:: A lovely place to stay just outside the village. Country views and great cooking in a truly tranquil setting. http://www.orchardhouse-
Great Escape:: Want to arrive at The FeckenOdeon in style? This is your chance! Fantastic old cars to hire -
Honeysuckle House B&B: On High Street right next door to the FeckenOdeon. Top class accommodation in a lovely village house with period furniture and a beautiful garden. Gourmet breakfasts and all home comforts at a very reasonable price. Call 01527 892140
A programme of live professional shows in Feckenham
Click HERE for details of forthcoming shows
The Village Shop, Droitwich Road: Feckenham’s community shop. Open every day. Run by volunteers -
You can buy FeckenOdeon tickets here.
FeckenPhoto: Pictures of Feckenham and lots more besides. Online Gallery and shop displaying the work of a Feckenham photographer (who also happens to be the FeckenOdeon's Chairman) -