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July 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 19 July - Mon 28 July
11am – 5pm daily (3pm on last day)
Sherborne Art Club Open Exhibition

Over 400 paintings & sculptures available to view and buy. Free entry. Disabled access.


Digby Hall, Hound Street, Sherborne, DT9 3AA.Telephone: 01935 815341
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Sat 26 July
11am
Air Day

Royal Naval Air Station Yeovilton, Somerset will open its gates on Saturday 26 July for the Royal Navy’s premier airshow. The Air Day, one of the Southwest’s largest one day events, will offer an action-packed day out for all the family with thrilling flying displays and plenty to see and do on the ground. Whether you’re a wide-eyed first timer or a seasoned air show veteran, be prepared for an amazing experience!

Visit the website for advance tickets or to buy tickets over the counter at TIC's then it's 1st May 2014.


Royal Naval Air Station YeoviltonTelephone: 01935 840565
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Sat 26 July - Sun 27 JulyGartell Light Railway Open Day

Vintage Steam Weekend - frequent steam and diesel departures from 10:30pm-4:30pm. For more information click on the website. 


Common Lane, Yenston, Templecombe, BA8 0NB.Go to website
Sat 26 July
7-9pm
Ladies Evening
Please come to our Ladies Evening.
 
We will be selling good-quality second-hand ladies clothes, and there will also be nail painting by Serene Dreams, Neal’s Yard cosmetics, jewellery and refreshments.
 
Entry is £3 a ticket (£4 on the door) which includes a welcome drink, nibbles and a ticket for the draw. Prizes are mounting, and so far include a manicure, a paraffin-wax pedicure, a colour-me-beautiful consultation, shopping vouchers and an aqua-detox!
 
To buy tickets or to sell clothes please contact Helen Bagwell details attached.
 
Organised by Charlton Horethorne Friends of the School.
 
 

Church House, Milborne PortContact: Helen Bagwell
Telephone: 07801 546859
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Sat 26 July
7pm
Somerset Chamber Choir 30th anniversary concert: Elgar's The Dream of Gerontius at Wells Cathedral

Somerset Chamber Choir celebrates its 30th anniversary with a concert of Elgar's The Dream of Gerontius and music by Parry (I was glad, Blest Pair of Sirens and Jerusalem) at Wells Cathedral. They will be joined by the German choir Berliner Kantorei, superb professional orchestra Southern Sinfonia and three exciting young soloists, all conducted by Graham Caldbeck.


Wells CathedralContact: Somerset Chamber Choir
Telephone: 01823 336344 (Taunton TIC)
August 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 16 August - Sun 17 August
10.00 - 17.30
Dalek Invasion at Fleet Air Arm Museum

Two days of terror! The Daleks will be in force in taking over the Museum along with the Doctor's other foes including Davros, the Cybermen, Pig Slaves and the Weeping Angels.

Meet K9, Dr Who celebrities, dress up in Sci-fi fancy dress and make your own Dalek.

The day will culminate with the March of the Daleks and their evil friends. Free with valid museum ticket.


RNAS Yeovilton Contact: Fleet Air Arm Museum
Telephone: +44 (0) 1935 84056
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Sun 24 August
2.00pm to 5.00pm
Historic Vehicle Rally

Road Run and Concours for pre 1970 Cars and Light Commercials and pre 1980 Motorcycles and three wheelers.

Sherborne Town Band, Fairground Organ. Refreshments.


Sherborne School Courts, SherborneContact: John House
Telephone: 01963 250450
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Wed 27 August - Sat 30 AugustPerforming Arts Theatre

Little Voices Performing Arts Week.

Are for children aged between 4 and 16 years, who love to perform on stage. In a week your child will be part of a production, which will be created as we go along.

Your child will be working in a group of performers of different ages. In the first three days they will learn movement and songs and rehearse the scenes that will make up their part of the performance. By the final day they will be ready to put the whole show together. On the last morning the children will have their technical and dress rehearsals, when we add the theatre lighting and stage crew and prepare to entertain our audience in the afternoon. Your child can invite two of their family and friends to watch our final performance. Arrival time will be 2.15pm for a 2.30pm Start, on the final day.
Extra tickets can be purchased.

Your child will be asked to bring in simple costumes and props for the show on the final day but these can be things you already have at home.

Book your childs Place now for a 20% off for a Limited time only - Cost for the Theatre Week is £99.



Digby Hall, SherborneContact: Camille Jones
Telephone: 07584 571607
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Wed 27 August - Sun 31 AugustGreat Dorset Steam Fair

If you're 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.

To review all the details please visit their website.


Tarrant Hinton, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 8HXTelephone: 01935 815341
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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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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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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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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 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 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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