The fine Georgian village of Wedmore lies on the south side of the Isle of Wedmore and offers a good selection of shops including a chemist and a newsagent. The village has three public houses and several clubs including Wedmore Golf Club, Wedmore Opera, a thriving W.I., football, tennis, bowls, and cricket clubs. There is a doctors surgery and a dental surgery in the village and there are also active children's groups such as scouts, cubs, brownies and guides.Local state schooling includes Wedmore First School, Hugh Sexey's Middle School (Blackford 1 mile) and Kings Of Wessex Community School (Cheddar 5 miles) providing comprehensive education and a sports centre (including swimming pool and fitness gym). Private education is also available at Millfield School, Street (8 miles), and at the Cathedral School at Wells (8 miles). Wedmore is within commuting distance of Bristol (22 miles), Taunton (27 miles), Weston Super Mare (15 miles), Bath (28 miles), Wells (8 miles) and M5 (J22) Edithmead (7 Miles).