West Bay, Bridport, Dorset
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West Bay, Bridport, Dorset - Events

West Bay, Bridport

Wednesday, 7th October 2015, 5:11am

West Dorset, UK

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West Dorset Events

October 2015
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Main Events

1st, 0:00am
New Year Celebrations
Bucky Doo Square
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10th Anniversary (2005) of the Duke of York (Prince Andrew) visiting West Bay to formally open the new £18 million Coastal Defences and Harbour Improvements Scheme

Friday, 20th to 27th
Harbour / Marina Dredging
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Sunday 26th, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Great Dorset Beach Clean
Station Road car park
Times vary for other beaches
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Sunday 17th
Coast to Coast Challenge
Cycle - Watchet to West Bay
Dorset & Somerset Air Ambulance
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Sunday 24th - midday
Companion Dog Show
Melplash Showground
West Bay Road
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Weekend 13th & 14th
(9:00am - 5:00pm)

Vintage Tractor &
Stationary Engine Club Rally
Melplash Showground
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Sunday 7th to Saturday 13th
Main event - Saturday 13th

Bridport Food Festival
Bridport Town &
Askers Meadow
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Sunday 21st, 10:30am start
Gig Rowing Club Regatta
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Sunday 21st, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Evershot Country Fair
Moorfields, Evershot
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Lifeguard Cover - East Beach
commences early July
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West Bay - Fun Fair
West Bay Meadows
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Saturday 4th, 9:00am - 4:00pm
Bridport Charter Fair
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Weekend 11th & 12th
Power Boat Racing
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Sunday 12th - 4:00pm
Sea Sunday
Harbour Green
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Saturday 25th, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Pirates Day
Harbour Green
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Thursday 30th - 7:00pm
R N L I - Raft Race
River Brit lake / basin
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West Bay - Fun Fair
West Bay Meadows
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Sunday 2nd, 1:00pm - 11:30pm
West Bay Day
Family Entertainment
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Wednesday, 5th - 5:00pm
Seatown Beach
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Thursday 6th - 2:00pm
St Mary's Church Fete
Rectory Gardens
Burton Bradstock
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Friday 7th - 7:00pm
Twixt Fete & Festival
A Musical Extravaganza
St Mary's Church
Burton Bradstock, DT6 4QS
Contact: 07982 237739

Saturday 15th - 7:30pm
Bridport Carnival
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Sunday 16th - 6:30pm
Torchlight Procession
Bridport to West Bay
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Sunday 23rd, 1:00pm - 5:30pm
R N L I - Fun Day
Lifeboat rescue demonstration
West Bay harbour / beach
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Sunday 23rd - 9:00am
Buckham Fair
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Thursday 27th
Melplash Agricultural Show
West Bay Road
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Sunday 30th, midday - 6:00pm
Symene Fete, Duck Street
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Saturday 5th
Bridport Hat Festival
Bucky Doo
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Sunday 20th - 10:30am
Unconfirmed Event
Eggardon Kite Festival
Eggardon Hill,
3 miles northeast of Bridport
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13th Anniversary (2002) of Prince Charles officially opening the World Heritage Coast Site, West Bay then becoming known as the 'Jurassic Coast Gateway'
Thursday 5th - 5:30pm
Bonfire Night on East Beach
Free entertainment
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Saturday 7th - 7:00pm
Bridport Firework Display
Bridport Leisure Centre
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Wednesday 3rd - 3:45pm
Bridport Christmas Festival
Late Night Shopping
Bridport Town Centre
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Wednesday 3rd - Sunday 14th
Christmas Tree Festival
over 60 decorated trees
Bridport United Church
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Sunday 7th - 4:00pm
Christmas Tree on Harbour Green
outside St John's Church
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13th Anniversary (2001) of UNESCO awarding World Heritage Site status to West Dorset and East Devon coasts

10th Anniversary (2004) of the opening of West Bay's new west pier and naming as the 'Jurassic Pier'

Saturday 20th - 11:00am
Bethlehem in Bridport
Nativity at Bucky Doo Square
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26th - Boxing Day (midday)
West Bay Wallow
Marina (outer harbour)
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31st - Midnight
New Year Celebrations
Bucky Doo Square
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West Bay - Dorset

St. John's Church
Sundays 11:15am
Songs of Praise
Methodist Chapel
Sundays 11:00am
(Chapel Closed)
West Bay Women's Institute
George Street, DT6 4EY
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Monthly, 2nd Wednesday
West Bay Car Boot Sale
West Bay Road, Car Park
8:00am - 1.00pm Sunday
(7:00am sellers setting up)
March to December
weather permitting
(West Dorset District Council)
Mobile Library
2:20pm - 2:50pm at
Harbour Bus Shelter
Fortnightly on Wednesday
(recycling week)
Brit Valley Rotary Club
Haddon House Hotel
Every Wednesday
RAF Association
Haddon House Hotel
Monthly, 1st Monday
7:00pm Summer
2:30pm Winter
West Bay Sea Scouts
George Street (boat park)
Monday, Tuesday and
Thursday evenings
also - Sea Scout Hall
57 St Swithuns Road
Bridport Gig Rowing Club
West Bay (Bridport Harbour)
Every weekend, all year
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Bridport - Dorset

Bridport Street Market
Every Saturday & Wednesday
Bridport Farmers' Market
Arts Centre
South Street
Monthly, 2nd Saturday, 9:00am
Bridport Women's Institute
W.I. Hall, North Street, DT6 3JQ
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Monthly, 1st Tuesday
Colmer's Hill Women's Institute
W.I. Hall, North Street, DT6 3JQ
Monthly, 2nd Thursday
West Dorset Ramblers Club
Various venues
Every Saturday, 10:30am
Bridport Antique & Book Fair
St. Mary's Church
South Street
Monthly, 1st Saturday, 10:00am
Bridport Vintage Market
St. Michael's Trading Estate
March to October
Midday - 4:00pm
Monthly, last Sunday
Bridport Sea Cadets
Plottingham Fields
West Allington
Tuesday & Thursday 7:30pm
St John's Church
Methodist Chapel