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Donyatt is located in the heart of South Somerset, by the edge of the Blackdown Hills, on the A358, about 1 mile south of the A303 trunk road, 10 miles south of the M5 at Junction 25 (Taunton) and 4 miles north of the A30 at Chard.

For those seeking the Village Hall, the postcode is TA19 0RG. If coming south into the village (A303 / Southfields Roundabout) the hall is located at the far end of the village on the right-hand side just before the bridge, with the car park entrance at the far end of the hall. If coming north from Chard (A30), on entering the village there is a left-hand bend followed by a bridge. The hall is on the left-hand side, with the car park entrance immediately after the bridge.

By Road: From M5

From M5 Junction 25 northbound towards Bristol: Take the slip road to the roundabout: Take the 4th exit south on to A358 signposted Yeovil, Weymouth & Langport.

From M5 Junction 25 southbound towards Exeter: Take the slip road to the roundabout: Take the 1st exit south on to A358 signposted Yeovil, Weymouth & Langport.

Stay on A358 south for 8 miles until you reach the Southfields roundabout (junction with A303).

Take the 4th exit A358 signposted Chard (and services). Continue for 1 mile and you have arrived in Donyatt.

By Road: From A303

From A303 westbound towards Honiton & Exeter: Follow A303 past Yeovil until you reach the Southfields roundabout (junction with A358) Take the 3rd exit A358 signposted Chard (and services). Continue for 1 mile and you have arrived in Donyatt.

From A303 eastbound towards Yeovil and London: Follow A303 past Honiton until you reach the Southfields roundabout (junction with A358) Take the 1st exit A358 signposted Chard (and services). Continue for 1 mile and you have arrived in Donyatt.

By Road: From A30

Follow the A30 until you reach Chard.

From the east (Crewkerne) turn right at the Tesco roundabout and follow the A358 signs towards Taunton & Ilminster for 4 miles and you have arrived in Donyatt.

From the west proceed down Chard High Street until you reach the traffic lights at the bottom (Esso garage on far Right) Turn left at the lights and follow A358 signs towards Taunton & Ilminster for 4 miles and you have arrived in Donyatt.

By Rail:

InterCity Trains to Taunton.

Served by:

Cross Country Trains (Edinburgh - Penzance route, including direct trains from Newcastle, York, Leeds, Sheffield, Derby, Birmingham, Bristol, Exeter & Plymouth)

First Great Western (London Paddington - Plymouth route, including direct trains from London, Reading, Swindon, Bristol, Exeter & Plymouth)

West Country Trains to Crewkerne

Served by:

South West Trains (London Waterloo - Exeter route, including direct trains from London, Woking, Basingstoke,Andover, Salisbury, Yeovil, Axminster, Honiton & Exeter)

By Air:

Bristol Airport (44 miles from Donyatt)

Exeter Airport (29 miles from Donyatt)

Bournemouth Airport (65 miles from Donyatt)

Cardiff Airport (98 miles from Donyatt)

 

Approximate distances from Donyatt are:

Ilminster 2 miles

Chard 4 miles

Taunton 10 miles

Yeovil 15 miles

Lyme Regis (South Coast) 15 miles

Burnham-on-Sea (North Coast) 29 miles

Exeter 34 miles

Bristol 54 miles

Central London 142 miles (via A303) or 172 miles (via M5 / M4)