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October 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
Thu 23 October - Sun 26 OctoberInternational Film Festival

There will be ten International films to delight, inspire, thrill and even more the audience.

Included are. The Lunchbox, Cinema Paradiso and In Order of Disappearance. Tickets can be pbtained from Sherborne TIC. or the website.  Ticket prices remain the same as last year with an advance purchase price at the Tourist Centre of £5-50 per film or £6-00 if bought at the Powell Theatre before the film.




Powell Theatre, Abbey Road, SherborneGo to website
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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Sun 26 October
10:30pm-4:30pm
Gartell Light Railway Open Day

The Gartell Light Railway is a privately owned and operated 2 foot gauge railway which is open to the public on selected dates through the year. On its open days, the railway operates an intensive train service using 3 trains and is proud to offer a more intensive steam and diesel hauled train service timetable than virtually any other narrow gauge railway. All welcome on this an Open Day.


Common Lane, Yenston, Templecombe, BA8 0NB.Telephone: 01963 370752
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Tue 28 October
19.30pm
Pacific Curls

A fusion sound of Pacific and Scottish music-making with a cornerstone of backbeat Pacific ukulele rhythms, vivacious Scottish fiddle playing, evocative Maori instrumentation, guitar, cajons, percussion, kalimba and gorgeous vocals.

Ticket prices:  £8.00 Adult;  £4.00 Child;  £20.00 Family (2 + 2).  Available from Charlton Horethorne Stores (01963 220236) or Tony Magson (01963 220626)


Charlton Horethorne Village HallContact: Tony Magson
Telephone: 01963 220626
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Tue 28 October
1pm-4pm.
Artz+ Swimming, Trampolining and Tri-Golf

For children with special needs and disabilities and  their families. This is to develop skills and to encourage the children to try something new.


Oxley Sports Centre, Sherborne, DT9 3DATelephone: 01202 714700
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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 02 NovemberClassic Car and Automobilia Auction

A 1947 MG TC is one of a great selection of classic cars being sold by Charterhouse in their classic car and automobilia auction today.  Please click on the attached PDF to read the full details.


The Royal Bath & West Showground, Shepton Mallet.Contact: Matthew Whitney or Richard Bromell
Telephone: 01935 812277
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Sat 08 NovemberThe 35th Annual Sherborne Castle Fireworks

The annual Sherborne Castle Fireworks will take place on Saturday November 8th 2014; gates open at 5pm. The event will once again look to enhance its reputation as one of the best shows and biggest shows in the South West.

The event which regularly attracts over 9000 people offers a full evening of entertainment including a fireworks show, a bonfire, fairground rides, food stalls and live music. There is something for all the family to enjoy. Gates open at 5pm, with the bonfire lighting at 7pm and the fireworks show starting at 7.30pm.

Tickets are available online at www.eventscrew.com or you can contact Events Crew direct on 01963 364399. Tickets are also available at selected shops within Sherborne Town including the Tourist Information Centre.


Sherborne Castle GroundsContact: Events Crew
Telephone: 01963 364399
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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