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

West Bay, Bridport

Sunday, 22nd January 2017, 7:55am

West Dorset, UK

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West Dorset Events

February 2017
January 2017

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Main Events

1st, 0:00am
New Year Celebrations
Bucky Doo Square
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11th 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

Tuesday, 8th to 14th
Harbour / Marina Dredging
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Sunday 24th - 3:00pm
Sacred Songs & Solos
St John's Church, West Bay
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Sunday 8th - 3:00pm
Allington Strings
Spring Concert
St John's Church, West Bay

Sunday 15th
Coast to Coast Challenge
Cycle - Watchet to West Bay
Dorset & Somerset
Air Ambulance
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Sunday 29th, midday - 4:00pm
Pirates Day
Fisherman's Green
Salt House
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Sunday 29th - midday
Companion Dog Show
Melplash Showground
West Bay Road
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Sunday 5th - 7:00am
West Bay Triathlon
Harbour start
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Thursday 9th - 10:00am
Balmoral Passenger Ship
departs Harbour for
Jurassic Coast Cruise
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Weekend 11th & 12th
(9:00am - 5:00pm)

Vintage Tractor &
Stationary Engine Club Rally
Melplash Showground
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Sunday 12th to Saturday 18th
Main event - Saturday 18th

Bridport Food Festival
Bridport Town &
Askers Meadow
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Saturday 18th, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Corscombe Fest
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Sunday 19th, 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 2nd, 9:00am - 4:00pm
Bridport Charter Fair
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Sunday 3rd
West Bay Regatta
Racing Gig Clubs Competing
Bridport Gig Rowing Club
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Sunday 10th - 4:00pm
Sea Sunday
Harbour Green
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Weekend 16th & 17th
Power Boat Racing
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Thursday 28th - 7:00pm
R N L I - Raft Race
River Brit lake / basin
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Saturday 30th, 12:30 - 4:30pm
Port Bredy Allstar Majorettes
Bucky Doo Square
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West Bay - Fun Fair
West Bay Meadows
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Wednesday, 3rd - 5:00pm
Seatown Beach
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Thursday 4th - 2:00pm
St Mary's Church Fete
Rectory Gardens
Burton Bradstock
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Sunday 7th, 1:00pm - 11:30pm
West Bay Day
Family Entertainment
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Saturday 20th - 7:30pm
Bridport Carnival
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Sunday 21st - 6:30pm
Torchlight Procession
Bridport to West Bay
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Sunday 21st - 9:00am
Buckham Fair
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Thursday 25th
Melplash Agricultural Show
West Bay Road
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Sunday 28th, 11:00am
R N L I - Fun Day
Lifeboat rescue demonstration
West Bay harbour / beach
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Sunday 28th, midday - 6:00pm
Symene Fete, Duck Street
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Saturday 3rd
Bridport Hat Festival
Bucky Doo
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Wednesday 7th - 10:00am
Balmoral Passenger Ship
departs Harbour for
Jurassic Coast Cruise
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14th Anniversary (2002) of Prince Charles officially opening the World Heritage Coast Site, West Bay then becoming known as the 'Jurassic Coast Gateway'

Friday 28th, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Table Top Sale
Raffle & refreshments
St. John's Church

Saturday 29th - 5:30pm
Bonfire Night on East Beach
Free entertainment
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Saturday 5th - 7:00pm
Bridport Firework Display
Bridport Leisure Centre
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Sunday 4th - 3:00pm
Xmas Tree on Harbour Green
outside St John's Church
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Wednesday 7th - 4:00pm
Bridport Christmas Festival
Late Night Shopping
Bridport Town Centre
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Tuesday 6th - Sunday 18th
Christmas Tree Festival
over 60 decorated trees
Bridport United Church
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15th Anniversary (2001) of UNESCO awarding World Heritage Site status to West Dorset and East Devon coasts

12th Anniversary (2004) of the opening of West Bay's new west pier and naming as the 'Jurassic Pier'

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