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September 2014Event TitleLocationContact Details
Sun 15 June - Sun 05 October
2.30pm
Music In The Park

Music In The Park - A series of concerts performed by the Sherborne Town Band. 

A great, fun summer concert full of music and cheer!  Bring a pic-nic and bring the family and enjoy the day.  

Concerts are on Sunday 15th June, Sunday 13th July and Sunday 5th October. 

Concert starts at 2.30pm. 


Pageant GardensContact: Joe Miles
Telephone: 01935815425
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Fri 01 August - Sat 20 SeptemberFurniture Fundraiser for the Friends of the Yeatman Hospital

 

The Friends of the Yeatman Hospital are inviting bids for five beautifully hand crafted items of furniture which have been made and very kindly donated by Mr Pugh of Westbury Cottage to help raise funds for The Friends.

They are made of spalted sycamore with inlays of plum and philadelphus.  The furniture has a wax finish. Photographs of the items can be seen on the Friends website, www.friendsoftheyeatman.co.uk 

The five items are

one eight drawer coffee table 34" long, 26" deep, 18 " high

                two side tables, height 23", diameter 19"

two half-round tables, height 29", diameter 32"

To see the items, please contact:  Austin Pugh, on 01935 814051

We invite anyone interested in making an offer for any or all of these five items to contact the Friends

by email:    contact@friendsoftheyeatman.co.uk    

 or by letter to: The Friends of the Yeatman Hospital, Hospital Lane, Sherborne, DT9 3JU.  Please mark your envelope “FURNITURE”

The closing date is Saturday 20th September.

The highest bidders of all items will be contacted soon after bidding has closed, (providing the reserve price has been reached), to arrange settlement and collection of items.

 Good luck with your bid!


Bids by email or by postContact: Rosie Tomlinson, for the Friends of the Yeatman Ho
Telephone: 01935 814985
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Sat 23 August - Sat 13 December
9am-4pm
Antique & Fleamarket

On the 4th Saturday of each month ( except for December) the Antique and Fleamarket takes place between 9am and 4pm.


Digby Church Hall, Digby Road, Sherborne. Telephone: 01963 250108
Thu 18 September
9.30am to 4.30pm
Antiques Roadshow at Barrington Court

BBC One's ever popular Antiques Roadshow to be filmed at Barrington Court.
Recording and entry to our valuation days is free. The doors will be open from 9.30am to 4.30pm and as long as you are in the queue by 4.30pm you will see an expert.

If you have a large piece of furniture or other big item, you can send details and photographs to the Antiques Roadshow. It may be possible to arrange for us to look at the item in advance and organise transportation to the venue.


Barrington Ilminster Somerset TA19 0NQContact: Antiques Roadshow Bristol
Telephone: 0117 974 2395
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Thu 18 September
7:30pm
Tindall Recital Seris

Tonight's performance will be given by Katherine Bryan - Flute and Jennie-Helen Moston - Piano

 For tickets and details contact the school via: 01935 810815



Tindal Recital Hall, Sherborne School, Sherborne. Telephone: 01935 810815
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Sat 20 September - Sun 05 OctoberSomerset Art Weeks

Somerset Art Weeks is a countywide celebration of the variety and quality of contemporary visual art that can be found in Somerset.

Since its inception in 1994 Art Weeks has become an important event in Somerset's calendar delighting art lovers from near and far.

Due to increasing popularity and growth the decision was made in 2007 to turn the festival into an annual two week event with an alternating focus of Open Studios and Festival Year.  For more information please visit their website.


Various within SomersetContact: SAW Ltd
Telephone: 01458 253800
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Sat 20 September
9am.
Camelot Challenge

Multi terrain half marathon in the Somerset / Dorset borders. Donations to Countess Gytha School.


Gryphon Leisure Centre, Sherborne, DT9 4EQTelephone: 01935 815341
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Mon 22 September - Tue 30 September
Daily 2pm - 5pm
House Opening Dates 2014

Stock Gaylard House is a small Georgian (possibly earlier) Grade II* listed, country house. It is a symmetrical building of three floors (two stories and an attic) and is constructed of rendered rubble stone, under mainly hipped stone roof with some slate slopes and brick stacks.

Free to members of Historic Houses Association but otherwise £5.00 entry fee.


Stock Gaylard House Sturminster NewtonContact: Mrs J langmead
Telephone: 01963 23511
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October 2014Event TitleLocationContact Details
Sun 15 June - Sun 05 October
2.30pm
Music In The Park

Music In The Park - A series of concerts performed by the Sherborne Town Band. 

A great, fun summer concert full of music and cheer!  Bring a pic-nic and bring the family and enjoy the day.  

Concerts are on Sunday 15th June, Sunday 13th July and Sunday 5th October. 

Concert starts at 2.30pm. 


Pageant GardensContact: Joe Miles
Telephone: 01935815425
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Sat 23 August - Sat 13 December
9am-4pm
Antique & Fleamarket

On the 4th Saturday of each month ( except for December) the Antique and Fleamarket takes place between 9am and 4pm.


Digby Church Hall, Digby Road, Sherborne. Telephone: 01963 250108
Sat 20 September - Sun 05 OctoberSomerset Art Weeks

Somerset Art Weeks is a countywide celebration of the variety and quality of contemporary visual art that can be found in Somerset.

Since its inception in 1994 Art Weeks has become an important event in Somerset's calendar delighting art lovers from near and far.

Due to increasing popularity and growth the decision was made in 2007 to turn the festival into an annual two week event with an alternating focus of Open Studios and Festival Year.  For more information please visit their website.


Various within SomersetContact: SAW Ltd
Telephone: 01458 253800
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Wed 15 October - Sun 19 October
various
Sherborne Literary Festival 2014

The third Sherborne Literary Festival once again has a very strong line-up of well known and successful authors coming to Sherborne from gardening guru James Wong to ex-politican Ann Widdecombe ro the brilliant raconteur Gyles Brandreth. 

The Full programme is availble on their website as well as in Sherborne Tourist Information Centre.


SherborneContact: Franchesca Dening
Telephone: 01935 424724
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Fri 24 October
6 pm for wine, lecture starts 7 pm
A lecture by Matt Dickinson

Matt Dickinson is an adventure and expedition film maker.  His recent journeys have included a sea voyage by yacht to Antartica , a first decent of the perilous rapids of the Brahmaputra River and a walk across the inhospitable Namib Desert.

Tickets £10 to include a glass of wine and canapés.

6 pm for wine and canapes, with the lecture starting at 7 pm.

This is a Rotary Club of Sherborne event.


Gryphon School, SherborneContact: Ben Woolley
Telephone: 01963 220559
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Sat 25 October
10.00 - 16.00
Autumn Model Show at Fleet Air Arm Museum

For an amazing day of flying machines, this event is the south west's leading model show and boasts a spectacular flying display by the British Model Flying Association.

Visitors can meet the experts, see the radio controlled models flying and of course includes full access to the Museum, Concorde and the Aircraft Carrier Experience.


RNAS Yeovilton Contact: Fleet Air Arm Museum
Telephone: +44 (0) 1935 84056
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November 2014Event TitleLocationContact Details
Sat 23 August - Sat 13 December
9am-4pm
Antique & Fleamarket

On the 4th Saturday of each month ( except for December) the Antique and Fleamarket takes place between 9am and 4pm.


Digby Church Hall, Digby Road, Sherborne. Telephone: 01963 250108
Sun 23 November
11.00am – 4.00pm
Annual Christmas Craft and Food Market

This is the fourth year we have run this event and it is getting more popular each year. We have around 45 stalls attending and all the stalls will be selling quality, handmade, home-grown bespoke item varying from jewellery, cards, crafts, Christmas decorations, cakes, pies, local cheeses, a sweet stall, handmade wooden items, handmade ponchos, leather bags and purses and sheepskin slippers, leather gloves for car drivers, equestrian and fashion gloves, Phoenix card trader, jams and preserves, bath and beauty products made from all natural ingredients, we are lucky to have our caricature lady attending again this year who as a huge success.

We have our favorite burger man attending this year with his fantastic burgers, he was greatly missed last year but he will be back again this year. He will be selling his specialty burgers and a variety of others including bacon baps, which are always popular. We also have on offer hot and cold drinks, cakes and biscuits, so there is something for everyone.

Come along and get into the Christmas spirit at your leisure, get everything you need under one roof and sit back relax and enjoy some refreshments. Make this a date in your diary and come along and get Christmas wrapped up in one go with lovely quality items. DON’T FORGET CHRISTMAS IS JUST AROUND THE CORNER.

There is a large FREE car park and the event is also FREE entry.


Milborne Port Village Hall, Springfield Road, Milborne Port, Dorset, DT9 5REContact: Mandy Forsey7710 Police Youth Intervention Officer
Telephone: 07717117744
December 2014Event TitleLocationContact Details
Sat 23 August - Sat 13 December
9am-4pm
Antique & Fleamarket

On the 4th Saturday of each month ( except for December) the Antique and Fleamarket takes place between 9am and 4pm.


Digby Church Hall, Digby Road, Sherborne. Telephone: 01963 250108