Month: September 2019

Christmas Craft Market

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Broadwindsor and District Horticultural Society AGM

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This year the AGM will be held on Tuesday 15 October at 7.30 pm in the Lewesdon Room at the Comrades Hall. All society members are welcome to this meeting (£2 to join the society). The society welcomes your feedback on events held and suggestions for the coming year. If you would like to become more involved, the AGM is a great place to join the committee.

Blackdown Harvest Supper

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Two-course meal with choice of sweet and complimentary drink
Followed by Dancing

Saturday 19 October
7pm for 7.30pm
Blackdown Village Hall

Adults £10, Child £5, Family (2+2) £25

Tickets from Philip 01460 30517 (30661 day),
Helen 01460 30362
or Margaret 01308 868364

Harvest Service Sunday 20 October at 6pm

Mountain Music – Artsreach event

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Little Bulb Theatre – Mountain Music

A play about songs that leave and come back again.

When pioneers from the British Isles came to settle in the Appalachian Mountains they brought with them the invisible baggage of songs and reels from “The Old Country”.

Award-winning Little Bulb create an unforgettable tapestry of culture, migration and history in this unique performance, exploring the roots of what we now call country music and its impact on popular music today.

Told in exquisite three-part harmony and featuring fiddle, bass, guitar, banjo and mandolin, expect a theatrical, musical extravaganza.

Recommended 11+

Sunday 20th October at 4pm
Adults £10 / Children £6

Wine, beer, soft drinks, tea, coffee and cake!

‘Boundlessly enthusiastic, insanely optimistic and inexpressibly charming’
Lyn Gardner

Tickets available from:-
Margaret Wing – 01308 867252
Jacqie Taylor – 01308 867376


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Broadwindsor and District Horticultural Society
(General knowledge with Brian King from Castle Gardens, Sherborne)
£5 each / teams of up to 4 people.

Includes a cheese supper, bring your own drinks.
Contact Brian: 01308 868092

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Harvest Supper at Comrades Hall 7.30pm

Come and enjoy an evening celebrating harvest in church, followed by supper with entertainment in Comrades Hall.
All welcome £10 per head.
Please bring your own glasses and drink. Raffle.

Contact Megan 868120 or Liz 868427 for tickets or
Philip and Diana 867646

Preceded by the Harvest Festival service at St John the Baptist Broadwindsor Friday, 11 October

Churchyard Tidy Day

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St John the Baptist Church, Broadwindsor, Saturday 12 October from 9.30am.
If you have a strimmer, clippers or a hedge trimmer and could join in, that would be good. Wheelbarrows, gloves, rake, garden bags or any tool you think appropriate. Does anyone have access to a reasonably-priced skip?
The intention is to have refreshments. Give Philip Coltart, churchwarden, a ring if you can help on 01308 867646.