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What's on in and around West Dorset

March 2013

Information supplied courtesy of West Dorset District Council & West Dorset Tourist Centres

This listing contains a selection of events taking place across West Dorset this month

Pop into your local Tourist Information Centre for full event information and programmes for all local theatres and art centres

Local Events Diary

01 Sherborne School Swing Band Concert The Music School, Sherborne School. 7:30pm. Canapes and drinks from 7pm. £16 from Sherborne TIC 01935 815341. Proceeds to The Rendevous.

01 The Great Crane Project United Church Hall, East St, Bridport. Dorset Wildlife Trust talk by Sue Anders (RSPB). 7:30pm £2 members (£3 non-members).

02 ‘Thomas Wyatt: The Heart’s Forest’ Digby Memorial Hall, Digby Road, Sherborne. 12noon for 12:30pm. Talk with Dr. Susuan Brigden in conjunction with the Sherborne Literary Society. £12 from Sherborne TIC 01935 815341.

02 Three Days Late Ceilidh: Chris Toyne Church House Hall, South Street, Bridport, DT6 3NW. Starts 7:30pm. Caller Dick Carlyon. 01308 423442 (www.bridportceilidhs.wordpress.com)

02 A Tribute to George Gershwin and Cole Porter St Martin's Church Broadmayne. By Mike Denham, fine local solo pianist with an interesting repertoire. Advance £6, on the Door £7 from Corner House Stores Broadmayne, or 01305 854385

02 Auction of Promises Moreton Village Hall, Nr Dorchester, DT2 8RF. Enjoy an evening outbidding others to get a range of interesting 'promises'. These include - 4 days fishing on the Frome; a days rough shooting; boat trip from Wareham Quay; 2 Tickets for a box at Bournemouth FC; half a lamb;Cinema tickets;hamper of local produce and more. Tickets £4 inc. a hot supper. Bar available. 01929 463221 (email: moretonvillagehall@talktalk.net)

02 Milborne Movies present 'Skyfall' (12) Milborne St Andrew Village Hall, Nr Dorchester DT11 0JX. Door and bar open 7pm for 7:30pm start. Tickets £3 can be obtained on the door.

02 Tim Thornton Quintet The Plume of Feathers, Half Moon Street, Sherborne DT9 3LN. 7.30pm. £12. 01935 816569.

02 The Golden Age Concert Milton Abbey, Blandford Forum DT11 0BZ. 7:30pm. £12, concessions £10, restricted view £5 available from 01258 881844 / (email: boxoffice@miltonabbey.co.uk)

02 Flaky Jake - Mardi Gras Mambo Mayhem Powerstock Hut, Bridport. 7:30pm. Real ale and local cider bar and snacks. Advance tickets £7(£8 on the door) For more information and to book ring Rachel 07780117775 or Anna 01308 485202.

02,09,16 Saturday Morning Art Club Gryphon School, Sherborne. 10am-12noon. Free. Booking essential. 01935 815899

02-03 & 09-10 Lambing Weekends Kingston Mauward, Nr Dorchester, DT2 8PY. 10am-4pm. 01305 215000

03 Scottish Country Dancing At The Hub The Hub, Church Street, Lyme Regis. Sunday nights from 7pm to 9:30pm. All welcome, great exercise, make new friends, no experience necessary. 01297 443125 / 07930 328152 (www.hublyme.co.uk)

03 "More Tales From Under Shady Tree" Woodmead Halls, Lyme Regis. 2pm for 2:30pm. Ken Gollop continues his story of growing up in Lyme Regis during the 50's and 60's. Illustrated with slides. £3 in aid of Lyme Regis Museum. 01297 443678.

03 Wedding Fayre George Albert Hotel, Warden Hill, Evershot Nr Dorchester DT2 9PW. 10am-4pm. 01935 483430.

05 Critique Woodmead Halls, Lyme Regis. 2pm-4pm. President Terry Whitworth will be carrying out a critique of member's work. All welcome. Lyme Regis Art Society meeting. £3 visitors. sheila.stratton@btinternet.com)

06 Dave Bowen and Jazz Friends The Three Compasses, Charminster, Dorchester DT2 9QT. 8:30pm. These regular session feature some of the most experienced jazz players in the region. They play swing, standards, bossa nova etc. Free.

06 Live Music with The Jo Burt Experience Above The Arch, Swan Yard, Sherborne, DT9 3AX. A 3 course meal followed & live music with talented singer, songwriter & guitar player Jo Burt & his band. £19.95. 01935 801022 (www.joburt.co.uk)

06 Burst into Song! Homechester House, High West Street, Dorchester. 1pm-2:15pm. The start of the singing workshop term with Voice Teacher Kathie Prince. £4 per session. Everyone welcome. No need to read music. Info: 07826385301.

07 William Bankes : the Exiled Collector The Digby Hall, Hound Street, Sherborne. 7:30pm for 8pm. Anne Sebba, will talk about William as a serious collector as well as the high price he paid for the Victorian morality which judged him.

08 Phil Wells Competition Woodmead Halls, Lyme Regis. 7:30pm, Lyme Bay Photography Club Competition.

08 Fairtrade Food Tasting Smith & Smith, 8 West Street, Bridport. 9:30am-11am. Sponsored by the Cooperative. Come and taste some fairtrade goodies during Fairtrade Fortnight. For more information please ring Sue on 01308 425037.

08-10 Folk Music Weekend The Friary, Hilfield, Dorchester, DT2 7BE. Theme: Journeys. For all who like making music. Led by Alan & Gill McIntosh; musicians & members of their local folk group, & the Franciscan Third Order. 01300 341741

09 Music For Youth: Encore! St. Mary's Church, Edward Road, Dorchester, DT1 2HJ. 7pm. Young Musicians Return with Martin Clunes in 'A Day on Temperate Earth (An Expression of Poems) by Liz Sharma. £12.50. 01202 765397

09 Book Sale Beaminster Museum, Whitcombe Rd, DT8 3NB. 10am - 4pm. 01308 863577

09 Hens, Roosters & Chickens - Mixed Media Workshop The Colliton Club, Dorchester. With popular SKY TV Artist Marilyn Allis. Bookable online. 07789 026546 info@marilynallis.com) (www.marilynallis.com)

09 Coffee Morning The Friendship Club, West End Community Hall, Littlefields, Sherborne. 10:30am-12:30am. Cakes, books, fancy goods, charity tables, Help for Heros, RSPCA.

09 Chancery Records by Dr. Susan Moore Loders Village Hall, Nr Bridport. 2pm-4.30pm. Part of The Somerset & Dorset Family History Society events, all welcome. Visitors £2. (Afternoon tea inc.)

09 Spring Coffee Morning and Sale United Church Hall, South Street, Dorchester. 9:45am-11:45am. Donations of books, CDs, bric-a-brac etc, gratefully received. Please contact Clive and Lesley Horn on 01300 341996.

09 'I love you mama' Mother's Day Concert Brownsword Hall, Poundbury, Dorchester DT1 3GW. 3:45pm. Presenting songs of Magdalena Atkinson. £5 adult, £8 family (children free) available on the door. (www.magdalena4music.co.uk)

09 Dorset Women's Day Dorford Centre, Bridport Road, Dorchester. 10:30am-4pm. Workshops, stalls and activities. Free admission. Tea/Coffee and Cake: £1.50. Bring your own lunch. More info: 01202 252204 (www.wandwomen.org.uk

10 Scottish Country Dancing At The Hub The Hub, Church Street, Lyme Regis. Sunday nights from 7pm - 9:30pm. All welcome, great exercise, make new friends, no experience necessary. 01297 443125 / 07930 328152 (www.hublyme.co.uk)

11 Drawing workshop Woodmead Halls, Lyme Regis. 10am-1pm. By Terry Whitworth, Lyme Regis Art Society workshop.

11 Mark Hix's Kitchen Table Demonstration Join Mark in the kitchen at his Charmouth home. Classes 11:30am- 2:30pm, £175 (inc. a signed copy of Mark's book). Limited places: pre-book. N.B. tickets are non-exchangeable & non-refundable.

12 'Women much missed'' - a celebration of the centenary of Hardy's great poems of love and loss St. Peter's Church, West Knighton, Dorchester. 7:30pm. Tantalizing Talks and Lively Lectures. Talk by Furse Swann & Sue Theobald. £4.

12 The Eastbury Lunch & Learn: Julian Halsby - John Singer Sargent - A Life through Paintings Eastbury Hotel, Long St, Sherborne. Lecture, 2 course lunch with wine, refreshments throughout the day. £39. 01935 813131

12 Migration to New Zealand United Church, East Street, Bridport. 2:30pm. This talk by Bonny Sartin (of The Yetties) for Bridport History Society. Members £1, visitors £2.50. 01308 456876 / 425710

12 Cercle Français de Dorchester Tolpuddle Room, United Church, Dorchester, DT1 1EE. 7:30pm. Ecoutons la musique de trois compositeurs, joué par Neil Cuthill et un exposé par notre invitée, Pina Maslen du Cercle Français de Ferndown. 01305 833164 (French), 01305 854025 (English) (www.dorchesterfrenchcircle.org)

13 Quartet Digby Memorial Hall, Digby Road, Sherborne. Sherborne Flicks. 7:30pm, £6, from Sherborne TIC 01935 815341.

13 Adult Craft Workshop - Tapestry Weaving Dorset County Museum, High West Street, Dorchester, DT1 1XA. 1pm-3:30pm. £7.50 per person. Pre-booking essential. All materials provided. 01305 756827 (www.dorsetcountymuseum.org)

13 Open Mic Night Above The Arch, Swan Yard, Sherborne, DT9 3AX. A new, monthly open mic night. (Every 2nd Weds). We invite musicians and singers - professional or not - to bring their friends and fans, and perform. Free. 01935 801022.

13 Lives Around The Borough Gardens The Borough Gardens House (Entrance from Cornwall Road) Dorchester. 6:30pm. An illustrated talk by Brian Bates, Local Historian & Author (after the annual meeting of the Friends of Borough Gardens).

14 The National Collections of Penstemon & Salvia The Conference Room, Kingston Mauward, Nr Dorchester. 8pm. An illustrated talk by Nigel Hewish, Head Gardener at Kingston Mauward and Collection Custodian. £2.50 on the door.

15 Market St. Martin's Community Hall (Next to the Church), Broadmayne, Nr Dorchester. 2pm-3:30pm. Raffle, craft, books, cards, local produce, local plants, cakes and preserves. Tea/Coffee. All proceeds towards the Hall. 01305 853765.

15 2nd Blues Extravaganza Freshwater Leisure Park, Burton Bradstock. Bands inc.; C Sharp Blues, Custers Last Blues Band & Fat Marrow Blues Band. Tickets £10 from Bridport TIC & The Music Shop, £12 on door. Proceeds to Julia's House & EDP

15 Jim Moray Town Hall, High East Street, Dorchester DT1 1HF. 7:30pm. Seahorse Promotions present one of the most consistently inventive musicians working in traditional folk music today. Tickets £12 from Dorchester TIC 01305 267992.

15 Quiz Night Colliton Club (opposite County Hall) Dorchester DT1 1XJ. Doors 7pm for meal at 7:30pm. Tickets £9pp, teams of 4-6 people. In aid of Julia's House. Tickets available from Julia's House shop, 34 South Street and on 01300 341157.

16 Mary Anning Walk Lyme Regis Museum. 1:30pm. See where she lived & hunted. £6/ £3. 01297 443370

16 The Erebus Ensemble St Mary's Chuch, Beaminster. London's new and exciting Early Music group perform a concert representation of 'Tenebrae' at 7:30pm Tickets £12 from Yarn Barton Beaminster or Bridport Music. 01308 456297

16 Books, Coffee and Cake Moreton Village Hall, Nr Dorchester, DT2 8RF. 10am-12noon. Huge selection of 'as new' books for just 25p a book. Donation of books always welcome. 01929 463221 (email: moretonvillagehall@talktalk.net

16-17 Fossil Fantastic Weekend Heritage Coast Centre, Lower Sea Lane, Charmouth, DT6 6LL. Join the Warden Team for a weekend of fossil hunting and activites for families and children! Lots of fun for everyone! Booking Essential. 01297 560772

17 Scottish Country Dancing At The Hub The Hub, Church Street Lyme Regis. Sunday nights from 7pm - 9:30pm. All welcome, great exercise, make new friends, no experience necessary. 01297 443125 / 07930 328152 (www.hublyme.co.uk)

17 Ramblers Walk: Stoke Abbott Beaminster Square Car Park. 10:30am. 15 miles. Please contact organiser to confirm details. 01460 72892 (www.southsomersetramblers.co.uk)

17 Milton Abbey Choral Society - Bernstein Chichester Psalms Milton Abbey, Blandford Forum DT11 0BZ. 7:30pm. £12, £10 concessions, £5 restricted view available from 01258 881844 / (email: boxoffice@miltonabbey.co.uk)

17-21 'The Roaring Twenties' Flower Festival Athelhampton House and Gardens, Nr Dorchester, DT2 7LG. To celebrate their 20th Flower Festival. Collection in Aid of The Dorset Kidney Fund. Normal Admission applies. 01305 848363

19 Lyme Regis Art Society AGM Woodmead Halls, Lyme Regis. 2pm.

19 On the Street Where You Live Beaminster Museum, Whitcombe Rd, DT8 3NB. 2:30pm. A talk by Brian Earl, Beaminster Author. Admission £2.50. 01308 863577

19 'The Skrabl Organ' The Parish Church, Lyme Regis. 2:30pm. A talk by Richard Godfrey of the Lyme Regis Organ School.

19-22 ‘Young and Contemplative’ The Friary, Hilfield, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 7BE. Learn about the church’s wonderful new organ. All entrance money will be donated to the Lyme Regis Organ Appeal 01300 341741

20 WDD&FAS Talk: Gold & Silver at the Courts of Henry VIII and Francis I Highlands End Leisure Centre, Eype, Bridport. 2:30pm. Illustrated Talk by Timothy Schroder. 07972 472029

20 Fashion Show by Travelling Trends United Church Hall, South Street, Dorchester Doors open 7pm - 7:30pm. Try on and buy this seasons fashions at prices to suit everybody. Entry £6 advance until 13th March, £7 thereafter, from On the Table, 28 South Street, Dorchester or call. In aid of The Children's Society. 01305 262668 / 01305 262436

20 Art, Archaeology and Architecture in Georgia Dorset County Museum, High West Street, Dorchester, DT1 1XA. 7:30pm. An illustrated talk by Roger Peers. Free but £3 donation encouraged. 01305 756827 (www.dorsetcountymuseum.org)

20 Sherborne Singles Above The Arch, Swan Yard, Sherborne, DT9 3AX. Launching our new, monthly singles night ( every 3rd Wednesday). A friendly, fun & safe way for single men & women to meet other local singles. Free. 01935 801022

20 Jane Ferentzi Sheppard presents 'From Barbados to Dorset - The Drax Family' Charlton Down Village Hall, Sherren Avenue, Nr Dorchester DT2 9UA. 7:30pm. Entry fee £2.50. Further Info: David Smith 01305 269522.

21 'Gambit' The Regent Cinema, Lyme Regis. Lyme Regis Cinemas 'Silver Screen Presentation' 10:30am. £3.25 including tea or coffee, open to all. 08712 303200

21 Search for the Durotriges - Late Iron Age Dorset & the West Country Digby Hall, Hound Street, Sherborne. 8pm. Martin Papworth lecture: Who were these people, who built great hillforts like Maiden Castle and Badbury Rings? 01963 370899

22 'Wet Night In' Woodmead Halls, Lyme Regis. 7:30pm. Presentation by Penny Piddock, Lyme Bay Photographic Club.

22 ‘50 Years of Song & Dance’ Digby Memorial Hall, Digby Road, Sherborne. 7:30pm-9:30 pm. An evening with Bonny Sartin of The Yetties & Eddie Upton of Folk SW. £8 (inc. a drink) from Sherborne TIC, Castle Gardens or on door. Licensed bar.

22 'Dalla' Wootton Fitzpaine Village Hall. 7:30pm.Cornish quartet Dalla; leading lights of trad. Cornish music. 01297 560948

22 The Knicker Lady The Corn Exchange, High East Street, Dorchester, DT1 1HF. 7:30pm. A hilarious romp through the history of the humble knicker. Tickets £12.50 from Dorchester TIC 01305 267992 (www.theknickerlady.co.uk)

22 “Racy Riesling/Bordeaux Blends” Evening Wine Tasting Palmers Brewery, West Bay Road, Bridport DT6 4JA. 7:30pm. £12.50 Book via: 01308 427500 (www.palmerswinestore.com)

22 'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey' (12A) Milbrone Movies Milborne St Andrew Hall, Nr Dorchester DT11 0JH. Doors open 7pm for 7:30pm. Adults £3. For more information please ring Alice Harrall on 01258 837371.

23 Mary Anning Walk Lyme Regis Museum. See where she lived and hunted. 1:30pm. Adults £6, children & students £3. 01297 443370 (email: walks@lymeregismuseum.co.uk)

23 Balkan Day of Dance St. Mary's (Church House) Hall, South Street, Bridport, DT6 3NW. Cathy Meunier will be teaching Balkan dances. Clyde Olliver and Mike Machin providing live music. 01308 423442 (email: mecki1@yahoo.co.uk)

23 Antique & Fleamarket Digby Church Hall, Digby Road, Sherborne. Monthly Antique & Fleamarket. 01963 250108

23 AGM and talk Digby Hall, Hound Street, Sherborne. 2:30pm. Blackmore Vale & Yeovil Association; talk by Jonathan Weeks with demonstrations. £3 members, £5 guests. Tea & biscuits inc. 01747 838810 (email: brijo@waitrose.com)

23 Dorchester Choral Society Concert St. Mary's Church, Edward Road, Dorchester, DT1 2HJ. 7:30pm. Singing Bach's Mass in B Minor.

23 Wear a Hat for Brian Tumour Research Bridport Arts Centre Foyer. 10am-12noon. Fundraising stall. Info: 01308 425037

23-24 Spring Bulbs & Daffodils Weekend Sherborne Castle, New Road, Sherborne, DT9 5NR. 11am-4:30pm. Reduced Price Entry to Gardens and Grounds.

23-31 ‘Sharing the Paschal Mystery’ The Friary, Hilfield, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 7BE. Holy Week and Easter at the Friary. 01300 341741

24 Dave Bowen Quintet The Trooper Inn, Stourton Caundle, Sturminster Newton, DT10 2JW. 1pm-3pm.

24 The Annual Dorchester Lions 10K Run also 1 & 2 mile Fun Run 10:25am, mulit-terrain course taking in sights of Maiden Castle, entry £10 affiliated, £9 affiliated. Fees go to local Dorchester & District Lions Charities. Prizes awarded to fastest male and female. Enter online (www.runnersworld.co.uk) or pick up a form at Dorchester TIC.

25 Lecture - Teenagers: A Natural History Thomas Hardye School Theatre, Queen's Avenue, Dorchester, DT1 2ET. 7pm. By Professor David Bainbridge. Free, but by ticket only, available from School Reception. (Two weeks prior). 01305 266064

26 Gardening Folklore Langton Herring Village Hall, Nr Weymouth, DT3 4JA. 7:30pm. Talk by Mike Burks. Chesil Bank Garden Club presentation. 01305 871043 (email: geoffhawtin@hotmail.com)

26 Cercle francais de Dorchester Tolpuddle Room, United Church, Dorchester, DT1 1EE. 7:30pm. Causerie illustree, donne par Simone Verbeeck-Heard notre ancienne presidente. 01305 833164 (French), 01305 854025 (English)

27 AGM Followed by Cookery Demonstration and Talk 'Wild Garlic' Uplyme & Lyme Regis Village Hall. 7:30pm. Uplyme and Lyme Regis Horticultural Society talk by Pam Corbin. 01297 444034 (www.ulrhs.wordpress.com)

27 Music at the Museum Dorset County Museum, High West Street, Dorchester, DT1 1XA. 7:30pm. Belinda Williams, mezzo-soprano and Mark Austin, piano. Songs by Mahler, Purcell, Tippett and Quilter. £12, Juniors/Students £2. 01305 266028

27 The Eastbury Lunch & Learn: Jennie Spiers - An Introduction to Gothic Art and Architecture Eastbury Hotel, Long St, Sherborne. Lecture, 2 course lunch with wine, refreshments throughout the day. £39. 01935 813131

27 Historical Society Lecture on Brunei Digby Hall, Hound Street, Sherborne. 7:45pm. By William Mcnaught. 01935 86650

27 Brain Research The Senior Lunch Club Hall, Digby Road, Sherborne. 7:30pm. Sherborne Science Café. Talk by Dr Aviva Tolkovsky, University of Cambridge. 01935 813896 (www.sherbornesciencecafe.co.uk)

27 Live Music with Was-Foo Above The Arch, Swan Yard, Sherborne, DT9 3AX. Enjoy 3 course meal and listen to roots/blues guitar, creamy vocal harmonies & foot tapping rhythms from 3 piece Was-Foo. £19.95. 01935 801022

28 'Hope Springs' The Regent Cinema, Lyme Regis. Lyme Regis Cinemas 'Silver Screen Presentation' 10:30am. £3.25 including tea or coffee, open to all. 08712 303200

28 “Racy Riesling/Bordeaux Blends” Evening Wine Tasting Cafe Panini’s, Weymouth Avenue, Dorchester DT1 1QR. 7:30pm. £30.00 Book via: 01308 427500 (www.palmerswinestore.com)

28 Phillip Henry and Hannah Martin Broadmayne Village Hall, Dorchester DT2 8EW. 8pm. Bar. Admission £5. 07786654074

28-02/04 Lyme Regis Art Society Annual Art Exhibition The Malthouse, The Town Mill, Lyme Regis. Showcasing paintings in a variety of media by many of the local art society’smembers. Free. (email: sheila.stratton@btinternet.com)

29 Bridport Auction The Auction House of Bridport , No.1 St.Michaels Trading Estate, Bridport. Sales start at 10am. Viewing Days are on the 9am-5pm Wed & Thurs, & on the 29th from 9am. 01308 459400 (email: info@bridportauctionhouse.com)

29 -14/04 Easter Holiday Fun! The Tank Museum, Bovington, BH20 6JQ. Free Easter Egg trail & talks, tours & family activities. Tank Action Displays 1pm, (weekdays). Vehicle Rides everyday (charge applies). 01929 405096 (www.tankmuseum.org)

29-01/04 The Giant Easter Egg Hunt Subtropical Gardens, Abbotsbury. Daily 10am - 4pm. Usual admission rates apply. 01305 871130 (www.abbotsbury-tourism.co.uk)

29-01/04 Easter Egg Hunt Kingston Mauward, Nr Dorchester, DT2 8PY. 10am - 4pm. Usual admission applies. 01305 215000

29-14/04 Great Dinosaur Egg Hunt Dinosaur Museum, Icen Way, Dorchester. Daily 10am-4pm. Spot the dinosaur eggs on display and discover the answers to various clues in the Dinosaur Mystery. Usual admission rates apply. 01305 269880

29-14/04 Easter Bunny Egg Hunt Bennetts Water Gardens. 10am-5pm. Open every day except Saturday. Normal admission prices apply. 01305 785150 http://www.bennettswatergardens.com)

29-30 River Cottage Spring Fair River Cottage HQ, Park Farm, Trinity Hill, Devon, EX13 8TB. 10:30am-4pm. Activities, music, cider, rural crafts/Farmers market, & more. £15, (u12's free) from TICs, Axminster canteen, or (www.rivercottage.net

30 2020VISION Roadshow Dorchester Corn Exchange, High East Street, DT1 1HF. 7pm for 7:30pm. Visual journey of Britain's spectacular ecosystems and why it's all of our interests to repair and reconnect nature's broken bits. £12 from Dorchester Camera Club. Supported by John Muir Trust. (www.2020v.org) (www.dorchestercameraclub.co.uk)

30 Mary Anning Walk Lyme Regis Museum. 1:30pm. See where she lived and hunted. Adults £6, children & students £3. 01297 443370 (email: walks@lymeregismuseum.co.uk)

30 Lyme Regis Beer Festival Marine Theatre. 12noon-11pm. The Beer Festival is an opportunity to sample beers and ciders from local breweries and enjoy the best in local entertainment. £5. 01297 442394 (www.3brewersbeerfestival.co.uk)

30 Tiger Day The Tank Museum, Bovington, Nr Wareham, BH20 6JQ. A day of activities, talks & tours on their most famous exhibit: the Tiger tank. Tank in Action display 1:30pm. Vehicle Rides (charge applies). 01929 405096 (www.tankmuseum.org)

30 A Family Evening of Traditional Folk Music and Song Brownsword Hall, Poundbury 5pm. Tickets £3 to include a glass of wine and nibbles. Children Welcome. Tickets available from Dorchester TIC.

30 Bridport Craft Fair Bridport Town Hall. Craft Fair upstairs in the Town Hall from 9am - 3pm. 01308 456722

30-14/4 Easter Family Activities The Fleet Air Arm Museum, Yeovilton, Somerset. A variety of family activities. Daily family trails; win a creme egg if completed correctly! Normal admission prices apply. 01935 840565 (www.fleetairarm.com)

31 Scottish Country Dancing At The Hub The Hub, Church Street, Lyme Regis. Sunday nights from 7pm to 9:30pm. All welcome, great exercise, make new friends, no experience necessary. 01297 443125 / 07930 328152 (www.hublyme.co.uk)

31 Easter Bonnet Parade Lyme Regis Baptist Church Hall for judging, then from Langmoor Gardens to Theatre Square for the parade. 1:30pm - 4pm. Make an Easter Bonnet! Come to the Baptist Church Hall for judging, then parade through the town accompanied by the Lyme Regis Junior Band and the Lyme Regis Majorettes.

West Dorset Tourist Information Centres

Dorchester TIC, Antelope Walk, Dorchester
Tel: 01305 267992

Bridport TIC, South Street, Bridport
Tel: 01308 424901

Sherborne TIC, Digby Road, Sherborne
Tel: 01935 815341

Lyme Regis TIC, Church Street, Lyme Regis
Tel: 01297 442138

email: dorchester.tic@westdorset-weymouth.gov.uk
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