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March 2017Event TitleLocationContact Details
Sun 05 March
19.30-21.30
Choral Society Concert

Leweston Choral Society presents

Vivaldi's 'Gloria' and Handel's 'Zadok the Priest' in concert with orchestra.

Sunday 5th March 2017 at 7.30pm at Leweston School.

Tickets £12 general public or £8 current parents.

Please contact the Leweston Marketing Department for tickets on 01963 210 783 or email marketingteam@leweston.dorset.sch.uk


Leweston SchoolContact: Marketing Department
Telephone: 01963 210 783
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Sat 18 March
10am-4pm
Orchid Day at Castle Gardens

Back by popular demand, Ian Parsons, former Vice Chairman of the British Orchid Council and President of the South West Orchid Society, will return to The Gardens Group this March with more advice and tips about caring for orchids. As well as holding an orchid clinic from 10am – 4pm, Ian will also be giving two free 40 minute talks at 11am and 2pm on maintaining orchid health, encouraging repeat flowering as well as the tricky business re potting.


Castle Gardens, New Road, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 5NRContact: Castle Gardens
Telephone: (01935) 814633
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Thu 30 March - Sat 01 April
7.30 pm
Lovesong

For its spring production Amateur Players of Sherborne bring to the stage ‘Lovesong’ by acclaimed British playwright Abi Morgan. 

Lovesong’ is a gentle tale of a couple at the outset of their marriage and at the end, blending past and present with fleeting memory and with elusive glimpses of their younger selves. Though bordering on the whimsical at times it manages to avoid cloying conceit. 

Tickets: £8, £5 Student, Group Bookings 10+ £7.50 available early March from Marsh's 59 Cheap Street Sherborne and Winstone's Bookshop (cash only) 8 Cheap Street Sherborne.


Digby Hall, Hound Street, SherborneContact: Sylvie Lord
Telephone: 01963 251833
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April 2017Event TitleLocationContact Details
Thu 30 March - Sat 01 April
7.30 pm
Lovesong

For its spring production Amateur Players of Sherborne bring to the stage ‘Lovesong’ by acclaimed British playwright Abi Morgan. 

Lovesong’ is a gentle tale of a couple at the outset of their marriage and at the end, blending past and present with fleeting memory and with elusive glimpses of their younger selves. Though bordering on the whimsical at times it manages to avoid cloying conceit. 

Tickets: £8, £5 Student, Group Bookings 10+ £7.50 available early March from Marsh's 59 Cheap Street Sherborne and Winstone's Bookshop (cash only) 8 Cheap Street Sherborne.


Digby Hall, Hound Street, SherborneContact: Sylvie Lord
Telephone: 01963 251833
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Fri 07 April - Sat 08 AprilYandles Woodworking Spring Show

Thousands of visitors come from across the country, to enjoy the informal and friendly atmosphere that is created within the surroundings of this historic timber yard.

The usual working site is transformed with marquees which host a vast array of leading craftspeople. Live Woodworking demonstrations will keep you entertained with new techniques to learn, useful advice on tools and handy tips.


Hurst Works Hurst Martock Somerset TA12 6JUTelephone: 01935 822 207
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Wed 19 April - Sat 22 April
19:30
Milborne Port Opera's "Into the Woods"

Milborne Port Opera presents Stephen Sondheim's and James Lapine's "Into the Woods".

A wonderfully imaginative take on all those fairy stories - Little Red Riding Hood, Jack and the Beanstalk, Rapuznel and Cinderella. Anything can happen when their stories intertwine in the dark mysterious woods! All set to Sondheim's  spellbinding music and performed by the award-winning MPO.
If you go down the the woods tonight. . . prepare to be entertained!

Tickets £12 with £10 concession on Wednesday only.

The Box Office will open on Wednesday 1st March 2017


Milborne Port Village hallContact: Richard Gaunt
Telephone: 1963371572
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Sat 22 April
7.00 pm
Show - Musical Theatre

The World Famous Players Theatre-a Jan Hunt production.

An evening of rich entertainment including song, dance and laughter that takes you back to the golden era of the British Music Hall. Featuring stars from BBC's 'Good Old Days.'  Tickets cost £12 and available from Sherborne TIC.


Digby Hall, Hound Street, SherborneContact: Sherborne TIC 01935 815341 - for Tickets.
Telephone: 01935 815899
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May 2017Event TitleLocationContact Details
Tue 09 MayGive Blood Today

 

Your blood donation will help save lives.  

Giving blood saves lives. The blood you give is a lifeline in an emergency and for people who need long-term treatments.

Many people would not be alive today if donors had not generously given their blood.

Please book an appointment Today give blood at one of the sessions click here to book on line.


Milborne Port Village Hall Telephone: 0300 123 23 23
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Sat 13 May
11am - 4pm
ST Margarets Hospice Yeovil Summer Fair

A Family fair held at St Margarets Hospice Yeovil. There will be activities for all the family from childrens games to a BQQ raffles, and an Owl Display and handing.

Entry costs £2 per adult with children under 14 going FREE.


St Margarets Hospice Little Tarrat Lane YeovilContact: Victoria Poole
Telephone: 01935 709157
Mon 29 May
10.00 am - 6.00 pm
Sherborne Castle Country Fair

Sherborne Castle Country Fair is a one-day rural event held in the grounds of Sherborne Castle. 

This family day-out is held to raise funds for local children’s charities and youth organisations.  It is a traditional country fair with displays and attractions, trade and craft stands and a rare and native breed animal show.  The 2017 date is Bank Holiday Monday 29th May.

Tickets on the day cost: adult £12.00, children (5-16) £4.00, family* £29.00.  Under 5's free.  *Admits 2 adults and 3 fee-paying children.
Save 15% when you purchase your tickets in advance: telephone 01749 813899. 
Car parking is free.  Dogs are welcome, on a short lead.

Alternatively, click here to go to our internet-based link to buy your tickets.

Find out more by visiting the website 


Sherborne Castle Grounds, DT9 5NRTelephone: 01749 814041
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August 2017Event TitleLocationContact Details
Thu 24 August - Mon 28 August
From 8am. Daily
Great Dorset Steam Fair

If you are looking for an excellent fun and action packed day out for all the family, you'll love the Great Dorset Steam Fair. Traditionally this English fair is held at the village of Tarrant Hinton, near Blandford Forum in the heart of the beautiful Dorset countryside.

The Great Dorset Steam Fair is a typically British event offering a unique blend of nostalgia and entertainment. Come and soak up the special festival atmosphere whether as a day visitor or taking in the full five days by camping on site. There is no other event like it anywhere in the world which is why over 200,000 visitors attend each year both from the UK and from all over the World!


Tarrant Hinton Blandford Forum Dorset DT11 8JATelephone: 01258 860361
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