What's on in and around West Dorset
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 Bride Valley Film: About Time Litton Cheney Village Hall. Film starts 8pm £5. (inc wine). 01308 482752
01 Winner Dinner Summer Lodge Country House Hotel, Evershot, DT2 0JR. Showcasing the wines of the Torres Estate in Spain. Five-course dinner with five matching wines, £99 per person. 01935 482031 / 07810 794987 (email: firstname.lastname@example.org)
01-04 Low Impact Woodland Management Course Monkton Wyld Court, Nr Lyme Regis. Info./ booking: 01297 560342
01/03-27/04 Palaeoscapes Exhibition Slader's Yard, West Bay, DT6 4EL. 10am-4pm, Monday to Saturday. (12pm-4pm Sundays). Paintings, ceramics, furniture and crafts. 01308 459511 (www.sladersyard.co.uk)
02 Organ Recital Sherborne Abbey. 1pm. Free, 40mins recital, a wide variety of music. (Retiring Collection).
02, 09 & 16 A ‘Skill for Life’ Committee Room One, County Hall, Dorchester, DT1 1XJ. Doors open 6:30pm. Learn to pass the IAM advanced driving test with these three free lectures.
03 Philpot Museum AGM followed by Talk: Hidden History: Slavery in Dorset Woodmead Halls, Hill Rd, Lyme Regis, DT7 3PG. 2:30pm AGM. 3pm. Free admission including refreshments. Voluntary donations welcome. 01297 443370
03 The Dorset Landscape and Romantic Imagination Dorset County Museum, High West Street, Dorchester, DT1 1XA. 7pm for 7:30pm. By John Walker. Free, £3 donation encouraged. 01305 756827 (www.dorsetcountymuseum.org)
03 Charity Quiz for Weldmar Vivo Lounge, Brewery Square, Weymouth Avenue, Dorchester. 8pm. 07828 883831
04 The Kettle's on! Digby Memorial Hall, Sherborne. 2pm-4:30pm. Weekly event with live music & entertainment, music from all era's Different every week. Free draw, tea, coffee, cake and biscuits. 07811 018284
04 Dorset Wildlife Trust Talk: A Dorset Fisherman - Lyme Bay Conservation Bridport United Church, East St, Bridport. 7:30pm. Illustrated talk by local fisherman David Sales. 01308 459259 (www.dorsetwildlifetrust.org.uk)
04 Archaeology Lecture Dorset County Museum, High West Street, Dorchester. 7pm for 7:30pm. Martin Green (DNH&AS) will talk about recent discoveries and excavation work at Cranborne Chase. Free, £3 donation encouraged. 01305 756827
04 Rush (15) Milborne Movies Milborne St Andrew Village Hall, Nr Dorchester, DT11 0JX. 7pm for 7:30pm start. Formula 1 racing in the 1970's based on the true story of rivals James Hunt and Niki Lauda. Tickets £3 on the door. 01258 837371
05 Music in Bucky Doo Square: St Swithuns Band Bridport Town Centre. 10am-noon. For the enjoyment of shoppers.
05 Ramblers Walk: Bridport to West Bay From King Charles Tavern, St Andrews Rd, Bridport This walk starts at 10am. Please contact organiser to confirm details. 01460 73695 (www.somersetramblers.co.uk)
05 Lyme Regis Beer Festival Marine Theatre, Church St, Lyme Regis. 12noon-11pm. Sample Dorset's finest beers, ciders and the best in local music talent. £5 on door or in advance from Town Mill Brewery or (www.3brewersbeerfestival.co.uk)
05 Organ recital by Glen Dempsey St Mary's Church, Beaminster. Tickets £12 avaliable on the door or from Yarn Barton Centre, Beaminster. 01308 862715 or from Beaminster Music. 01308 424707
05 Dave Mynne - Great Expectations Village Hall, Sandford Orcas. Using original words and speech (well, mostly!), Dave Mynne brings you a cast of thousands in this skilful one-man adaptation of Charles Dickens' epic novel. 01963 220208
05-06 Drawing and Painting Plants Monkton Wyld Court, Nr Lyme Regis. Learn with Gill Barron. Info: 01297 560342
05-13 From Rembrant to Hockney: Hidden Treasures from Sherborne Collections Oliver Holt Gallery, Sherborne School. 10am-4pm, daily. Private View Friday 4th, 5:30pm-7:30pm. Free. Any proceeds to Friends of Sherborne House.
05-27 Great Dinosaur Egg Hunt Dinosaur Museum, Dorchester. 10am-5pm.
06 Washingpool Spring Food Fair Washingpool Farm, North Allington, Bridport, DT6 5HP. 10am - 3pm. A great chance to meet our wonderful producers who will be publicising new products and doing various tastings. Free entry! 01308 459549
06 Junior Fishing Match The North Wall, Lyme Regis. 10am - 1pm Organised by Lyme Regis Sea Angling Club. Under 16s only must be accompanied by an adult. FREE - bait and tackle supplied. 01297 445949 (www.lymefishing.org.uk)
06-21 Easter Holidays WWI Experience The Tank Museum, Bovington, Nr Wool. 10am-5pm. Normal admission applies. Call or see website for further details. 01929 405096 (www.tankmuseum.org)
07-11 Young and Contemplative The Friary, Hilfield, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 7BE. An opportunity for young people to explore contemplative prayer. Led by Phil Seal. 01300 341741 (email: email@example.com)
07-12 Wyld Easter Family Week with the MWC Team Monkton Wyld Court, Nr Lyme Regis, DT6 6DG. Easter themed games and activities for the whole family. 01297 560342
07 Family History Courses Marsh Barn Farm, Burton Road, Bridport. Workshops for researching your family history. Contact organiser for full details. 01308 425710 (email: firstname.lastname@example.org)
07-21 Easter Family Activities RNAS Yeovilton, Ilchester, Somerset, BA22 8HW. Every weekday (excluding Good Friday and Bank Holiday Monday) there will be hands-on Family Activities. Every day there will be family trails, which could earn you a chocolate treat if completed correctly. No additional charge for activities. More Info: 01935 840565 (www.fleetairarm.com)
08 Impression of Paris Woodmead Halls, Hill Rd, Lyme Regis, DT7 3PG. 2pm-4pm. Looking at the Impressionist Movement. All welcome, no booking. Organised by U3A. £1.50. 01297 444566 (www.whatsoninlyme.co.uk/u3a.htm)
09 Saving Mr Banks (PG13) Memorial Hall, Digby Rd, Sherborne. 7:30pm. Sherborne Flicks. £6 on door or from Sherb TIC.
09 Family Activity: Make a Roman Amulet & other Jewellery Dorset County Museum, High West Street, Dorchester, DT1 1XA. 10:30am-12:30pm. Adult must remain with their children. Two children admitted per adult. Free. 01305 756827
09 Organ Recital by Harold Jackson Sherborne Abbey. 1pm. Free, 40mins recital, a wide variety of music.
10 Ramblers Walk: Wessex Ridgeway Yarn Barton Centre, Beaminster. This 6 mile walk starts at 10am. Please contact organiser to confirm details. 01460 76366 (www.somersetramblers.co.uk)
10 Lunchtime Concert Dorset County Museum, High West Street, Dorchester, DT1 1XA. 1pm-2pm. Roger Cox talks about the history of Flamenco music and performs a recital. Free, £3 donation encouraged. 01305 262735
10 Supporting Poor Filipino Children St. George's Hall, Fordington,. 2:15pm. Talk by Jan Shaw. £1. 01305 269834
10 Literary Talk: The Cerne Giant Dorset County Museum, High West St., Dorchester. 7pm for 7:30pm. By Peter Knight. An exploration into the Giant's identity, myths and his connection with the sun, stars and a Stargate. Free. 01305 756827
10-11 Hazelwood Furniture Workshop, Highway Farm, West Rd, Bridport. Over 2 days with Peter Moors. 01308 424321
10-12 The Amateur Players of Sherborne: The Merry Wives of Windsor Digby Hall, Hound St., Shebrorne. 7:30pm. In modern dress & 'in-the-round'. £8, £5 students, from Marshs, Cheap Street. 01935 813765 (www.aps-sherborne.co.uk)
11 Big Breakfast Cancer Research UK Baptist Church Hall, Silver Street, Lyme Regis, DT7 3NY. 8am - 2pm. Full English breakfast with toast and preserves, tea or coffee - £6, or Bacon Roll £3. 01297 446057
11 Birds of West Dorset and East Devon Woodmead Halls, Hill Rd, Lyme Regis. 10am Coffee & talk. U3A event.
11 Charter House Auction Long Street Sale Rooms, Sherborne. Antiques, Pictures, Prints & Books Auction. See website for more details. 01935 812277 (www.charterhouse-auction.com)
11 Market St Martin's Community Hall, Broadmayne (by Church) Nr Dorchester. 2pm-3:30pm. Cakes, preserves, raffle, craft, plants from local Nursery, bric-a-brac, local produce and more. All proceeds to Community Hall. 01305 853765
11 Elvis VS Jerry Lee Lewis The Corn Exchange, High East St, Dorchester, DT1 1HF. 7:30pm. Two breathtaking performers as Dave B (Elvis) & Peter Gill (Jerry Lee) remind us why Rock 'n' Roll will never die. £13.50 from Dorchester & Bridport TICs.
11 Phil Wells Photographic Competition Woodmead Halls, Hill Rd, Lyme Regis, DT7 3PG. 7:30pm-10pm. Lyme Regis Photographic Club competition. 01297 444733 (www.lymebayphotographicclub.org)
11-02/05 Exhibition of new work by Bridget Lansley and Fiona Millais The Jerram, Gallery, Half Moon Street Sherborne. Open daily from 9:30am-5pm, Monday to Saturday. Gallery stock viewable online. 01935 815261 (www.jerramgallery.com)
11-13 Folklore, Thomas Hardy and Rural Writing The Corn Exchange, High East Street, Dorchester, DT1 1HF. Joint conference of The Folklore Society and the Thomas Hardy Society exploring Wessex folklore, customs and rural traditions, and the works of Thomas Hardy. Advance fee £45, cheques to Folklore Society. See: (www.folklore-society.com)
11-20 Holy Week The Friary, Hilfield, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 7BE. Joining the Hilfield Friary Community in following Jesus through the Cross and Ressurection. 01300 341741 (email: email@example.com)
12 Beaminster Antique Fair Beaminster Town Hall. 9:30am - 4pm.
12 Music in Bucky Doo Square: St Swithuns Band Bridport Town Centre. 10am-12pm. For the enjoyment of shoppers.
12 Sherborne Artisan Market Digby Memorial Hall, Digby Road, Sherborne. 10am-3:30pm. Artisan crafts, local produce and café. Free entry. 01935 817303 (www.sherborneartisanmarket.co.uk)
12 Coffee Morning Bridport United Church Hall, Bridport. By Friends of West Dorset Music. Cakes, bric-a-brac, books & raffle.
12 Coffee Morning in aid of Weldmar Hospicecare Trust West Stafford Village Hall, Nr Dorchester. 10:30am-12:30pm. Raffle, cakes and produce, books, bric-a-brac and other stalls. Entry £1 adults, children free. Inc. Tea/coffee. Car parking at hall. Donation/ enquiries 01305 264159 / 269803 (www.weld-hospice.org.uk)
12 'Becoming Instruments of Peace' - Living as Christians in a world of conflict. The Friary, Hilfield, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 7BE. 10am - 3:30pm, and includes sharing in the Friary Midday Eucharist followed by a simple home-made bread and soup lunch. Please contact the Friary for a booking form. 01300 341741 (email: firstname.lastname@example.org)
12 John Power of the LA's & Cast Acoustic The Corn Exchange, High East Street, Dorchester, DT1 1HF. Doors 7pm. See this acclaimed artist, plus support Logan Carter & DJ Tom Caulfield. £13.75 via (www.mmmnicemusic.com)
12 The Sunset Cafe Stompers Osmington Village Hall, Nr Weymouth, DT3 6FT. 7:30pm for 8pm. Traditional New Orleans-style jazz. Banger in a bun or cheese & biscuits £2. Tickets £8 on door or call: 07816 832554
13 Grandma's Attic Antique Fair Kingston Maurward House, Nr Dorchester, DT2 8PY. 10:30am-4pm. Up to 65 stands, set in 600 acres of Dorset countryside. Small charge applies. 01305 215003 (www.morekmc.com)
13 Specialist Charity Plant Fair Mapperton Gardens, Beaminster, DT8 3NR. 10am-4pm. Over 25 stalls of specialist nurseries from the South and West of England. Entry £3. 01308 862645 (www.mapperton.com)
13 NGS Open Garden 113 Bridport Road, Dorchester, DT1 2NH. 2pm-4:30pm. Adults £3, children free. (www.ngs.org.uk)
13 Portland Singers & Friends: for Easter Requiem St George's Church, Fordington, Dorchester 3pm. By Gabriel Faure.
14 Bride Valley Gardening CFlub Talk: The Bee-Friendly Garden Puncknowle Village Hall. 7:30pm. Info: 01308 898473
14 Junior Fishing Match The North Wall, Lyme Regis. 2pm - 5pm Organised by Lyme Regis Sea Angling Club. Under 16s only must be accompanied by an adult. FREE - bait and tackle supplied. 01297 445949 (www.lymefishing.org.uk)
15 Arts Buffet West End Community Hall, Sherborne. More info. & booking: 01935 815899 (www.sherborneartslink.org.uk)
15 Wedding Fair at Summer Lodge Country House Hotel, Evershot Fore Street, Evershot, Nr. Dorchester, DT2 0JR. 11am - 4pm. Come along to our Wedding Fair to meet our full-time wedding co-ordinator and all the very best wedding suppliers to help you plan your elegant and stylish day. 01935 482000 (www.summerlodgehotel.co.uk)
15/02-17/05 Free Time Exhibition Dorset County Museum, High West Street, Dorchester, DT1 1XA. Showcasing the the changing nature of our leisure time over the last 60 years. Mon-Sat 10am-5pm. Normal admission applies. 01305 262735
16 Family Activity: Decorate a Pebble Dorset County Museum, High West St, Dorchester, DT1 1XA. 10:30am-12:30pm. Adult must remain with their children. Up to two children admitted per adult. Free. Pebbles provided! 01305 756827
16 National Trust West Dorset Guided Walk Meet at Langdon Hill Car Park. 10:30am. With regional Archeaologist, Martin Papworth looking at the historic landscape of the Golden Cap Estate. £3, booking essential. 01297 489481
16 Local Lunch Monkton Wyld Court, Nr Lyme Regis, DT6 6DG. A healthy organic meal among friends, £7. 01297 560342
16 Organ Recital by Simon Clarkson Sherborne Abbey. 1pm. Free, 40mins recital, a wide variety of music.
16 Easter Crafts and Gifts Catholic Church Hall, Westbury, Sherborne. 2:30pm. Sherborne W.I. afternoon. Visitors welcome - admission £3 includes tea and biscuits. For further information contact: 01935 814692
16 Guided walk with regional Archaeologist, Martin Papworth Meet at Langdon Hill car park. 10:30am. Looking at the Historic Landscape of the Golden Cap Estate. £3 per person. Pre book: 01297 489481 (www.nationaltrust.org.uk/golden-cap)
16 Music at the Museum Dorset County Museum, High West Street, Dorchester, DT1 1XA. 7:30pm. Return visit by The Lawson Piano Trio. (Society's AGM before at 6:30pm Museum Cafe-all members welcome). Concert £12, juniors/students £2 from Museum shop or at the door, all welcome. Info: 01305 266028 (www.dorset-county-museum-music-society.org.uk)
16-17 Robot Wars The Fleet Air Arm Museum, Yeovilton, Somerset It's a battle for the survival of the fittest robot. Robots from all over the UK will be trundling towards the Museum in an all out battle to grind, slam and crush the opposition. Robot Family Workshops, Large arena battles by Robo Challenge Teams. See we 01935 842638 (www.fleetairarm.com)
17 An Afternoon with Henry VIII YMCA, Sawmills Lane, off Weymouth Rd, Dorchester, DT1 2RZ. 2:15pm. Talk by Anne Gray. Presented by Dorchester & Weymouth Branch of The National Federation of Occupational Pensioners.
17 Sherborne & District Gardeners' Assoc. Spring Show Digby Hall, Hound St. Sherborne. 7:30pm.
17 Tour de France Wine Tasting Bridport Arts Centre. With Steven Spurrier, internationally renowned wine expert and Consultant Editor of Decanter Magazine. 6 wines and a buffet supper, £30 tickets available from Bridport Arts Centre and Palmers Wine Store: 01308 424204 / 01308 427500 (www.palmerswinestore.com)
18-21 Giant Easter Egg Hunt Abbotbury Subtropical Gardens. 10am-5pm. Info: 01305 871387 (www.abbotsbury-tourism.co.uk)
18-21 Easter Egg Hunt Kingston Maurward House, Nr Dorchester, DT2 8PY. 10am-4pm. 01305 215003
18-21 Easter Eggstravaganza Monkey World, Nr Wareham, BH20 6HH. The first 100 children everyday receive a free chocolate Easter egg! 01929 462537 (www.monkeyworld.org)
19 Chasty Cottage Antiques Fair Digby Hall, Hound St. Sherborne. 9am-4pm. £1 entry. Refreshments and free parking available. For more info contact: 01963 370986
19 Books, Coffee & Cake Moreton Village Hall, Nr Dorchester, DT2 8RF. 10am-12noon. Free entry. Huge selection of 'as new' books for just 25p each! Home made cake and tea/coffee. Donation of books always welcome. 01929 463221
19 National Trust and Cadbury Easter Egg Trail Stonebarrow Hill on the Golden Cap Estate. Nearest postcode DT6 6RA. 11am -3pm. £3 per trail entry. More information see (www.eastereggtrail.com)
19-20 Mural Painting Monkton Wyld Court, Nr Lyme Regis, DT6 6DG. Learn with Gill Barron. Info/ booking: 01297 560342
20 Easter Craft Market Digby Memorial Hall, Digby Rd., Sherborne. 10am-4pm. Free admission. 01749 677049
20 Children's Easter Trail Mapperton Gardens, Beaminster, DT8 3NR. 11am-4pm. Complete the trail & receive an Easter treat! Adults £6, Children £3. 01308 862645 (www.mapperton.com)
20 Easter Bonnet Parade Baptist Church Hall, Silver Street, Lyme Regis, DT7 3NY. 2pm. Make an Easter Bonnet and win a prize or just enjoy the parade! (www.lymeregiscarnival.co.uk)
21 PBFA Book Fair Digby Memorial Hall, Sherborne. 10am-4pm. 01935 850210 (www.pbfa.org)
21 Easter Duck Race Higher Mill Flats, Nr Woodmead Road Bridge, Lyme Regis. 12 noon. In aid of Woodroffe School PTA.
21 Organ Recital by Andrew Cantrill Sherborne Abbey. 1pm. Free, 40mins recital, a wide variety of music.
22 Plants that Changed the World Portesham Village Hall, DT3 4NS. 8pm. A talk sponsored by, Chesil Bank Garden Club.
23 Adult Craft Workshop: Soap Sculptures Dorset County Museum, High West Street, Dorchester, DT1 1XA. 1pm-3:30pm. £10 inc. Entry to museum. All materials provided. Pre-booking essential. 01305 756827 (www.dorsetcountymuseum.org)
23 The Mary Rose: preserving an old wreck with nanoscience Digby Memorial Hall, Digby Rd., Sherborne. 7:30pm. Talk by Prof. A. V. Chadwick. 01935 813896 (www.sherbornesciencecafe.co.uk)
23 Talk by Peter Popham - Travels in Burma Woodmead Halls, Hill Rd, Lyme Regis, DT7 3PG. 7pm - Peter Popham, a feature writer for the Independent talks on his recent travels in Burma. Free, but donations welcome. 01297 445707
23 Willow Weaving Demonstration/Workshop Uplyme Village Hall, Lyme Road, Uplyme. 7:30pm Organised by Uplyme & Lyme Regis Horticultural Society - bring secateurs if possible. 01297 444034 (www.ulrhs.wordpress.com)
23, 30 & 07/05 Motorcycling Advanced Techniques George Albert Hotel, Evershot, Nr Dorchester, DT2 9PW. 7pm for 7:30pm. A series of three presentations - open & free to all bikers. For further information please see: (www.dwdam.org.uk)
24 Sun, Sand and Survival in the Sahara Digby Hall, Hound Street, Sherborne. 6:15pm for 7pm. An illustrated talk by Kit Constable Maxwell, ARPS, FRGS. £15 (inc. wine & soft drinks). 01963 23655 (www.kitmax.com)
24 Wine Tasting 'Argentine Discoveries' Cafe Paninis, 11 Weymouth Av. Dorchester, DT1 1QR. 7pm for 7:30pm. 8-10 wines presented and after a two course supper. £32.50 pre-book on 01308 427500 (www.palmerswinestore.com)
24 Thomas Hardy Lecture Dorset County Museum, High West Street, Dorchester, DT1 1XA. 7pm for 7:30pm. Hardy, Whistler & Monet: Impressions & Arguments, by Dr Jane Thomas, University of Hull. 01305 262735
24/02-21/06 Carol Fields Art Exhibition Dorset County Museum, High West St, Dorchester, DT1 1XA. Mon-Sat, 10am-4pm, from April onwards until 5pm. Pastel paintings by local Dorchester artist, displaying many of the Dorset landscape including Portland Bill, Kimmeridge and Durdle Door. Entry to exhibition free in Museum Tea Room. 01305 262735
25 Bridport Auction House Sale Day 1 St Michael's Trading Estate, Bridport. Auctions start at 10am. Viewing on the previous day. 01308 459400 http://bridportauctionhouse.com)
25 Quiz Evening Oxley Sports Centre, Sherborne. 7pm for 7:30pm. Bar, Tombola & Auction. In support of Riding for the Disabled. Teams of six or individuals welcome. £8 pp (inc. wine & supper) from Sherborne TIC or 01963 251142 / 251549
25 Wine Tasting 'Argentine Discoveries' Palmers Brewery, West Bay Rd, Bridport, DT6 4JA. 7:30pm for 8pm. 8-10 wines presented. £13.50 pre-book on 01308 427500 (www.palmerswinestore.com)
25 Lyme Bay Photographic Club - Viewing and Judging for Trophies Night Woodmead Halls, Hill Rd, Lyme Regis, DT7 3PG. 7:30pm - 10pm. Viewing and judging of the Cyril Nimmo Trophy, Cobb Trophy and Jubilee Cup. 01297 444733
25-27 Dowsing Ancient Sites around Dorset Monkton Wyld Court, Nr Lyme Regis, DT6 6DG. Learn how you can discover hidden secrets with Alan Neal. Info/ booking: 01297 560342
26 Plant Sale Parson's Yard, Cheap St., Sherborne. 9am. Held by the Sherborne & District Gardeners' Association.
26 Music in Bucky Doo Square: Rex Trevett Big Band Bridport Town Centre. 10am-noon. For the enjoyment of shoppers.
26 Antique & Fleamarket Memorial Hall, Digby Road, Sherborne. 10am-4pm. Monthly Antique & Fleamarket. 01963 250108
26 St George's Day Fair Fordington Green, Fordington, Dorchester. 1:30pm-4pm. To be opened by James O'Neil of Wessex FM. Durnovaria band, morris dancers, local choirs, cream teas, pimms tent, donkey rides, stalls & much more. Free entry.
26-27 Move Into Life Workshop Charmouth Workshop. Reading Composition: Playing with Objects (www.moveintolife.com)
27 NGS Open Garden 113 Bridport Road, Dorchester, DT1 2NH. 2pm-5pm. £3 for adults, free for children. (www.ngs.org.uk)
27 The 26th Annual Great Dorset Beach Clean Cobb Harbour, Lyme Regis & beaches across Dorset. 10am -12 noon. See website for times & details of your nearest event. All equipment provided. (www.dorsetforyou.com/greatdorsetbeachclean)
28 Community Lecture: Active Faults and Ancient Places - Archaeoseismology in the Aegean Thomas Hardye School Theatre, Queen's Avenue, Dorchester, DT1 2ET. 7pm. By Professor Iain Stewart MBE FGS, Professor of Geoscience Communication at the University of Plymouth. Free but by ticket from the School, 2 weeks in advance. Donations welcome.
28 Charity Quiz Night Durnovaria Wine Bar, Unti 1, 43 South St. Dorchester DT1 1DH. 7pm start. In aid of Heart Response. £5 per person (including nibbles) 6 people per team. Please contact: Ellis Ford 07809 533251
28 Marine Life in Lyme Bay Bridport United Church Hall, East Street, Bridport. 7:30pm. Talk by Dr. Tom Brereton, Director of the Marine Life, for the Golden Cap Centre of the National Trust, non-members welcome, £3 inc. tea/coffee. 01305 863577
28 Family History Courses: Pre 1987 Marsh Barn Farm, Burton Road, Bridport. Explore your Family History! 01308 425710
28-02/05 How to build a Low Impact Building Monkton Wyld Court, Nr Lyme Regis, DT6 6DG. Info/ booking: 01297 560342
29 "High Cliff House and the Lister Family", plus Lyme Regis Society AGM Woodmead Halls, Hill Rd, Lyme Regis, DT7 3PG. 2:30pm An illustrated talk by Richard Bull about Lyme's important Lister family. £1.50 01297 444697
30 Organ Recital by James Henderson Sherborne Abbey. 1pm. Free, 40mins recital, a wide variety of music.
30 Literary Lecture: Art & The Dorset Landscape Dorset County Museum, High West Street, Dorchester, DT1 1XA. 7pm for 7:30pm. By Jim Potts, OBE, MA (Oxon). Free, £3 donation encouraged. 01305 756827 (www.dorsetcountymuseum.org)
West Dorset Tourist Information Centres
Dorchester TIC, Antelope Walk, Dorchester
Bridport TIC, South Street, Bridport
Sherborne TIC, Digby Road, Sherborne
Lyme Regis TIC, Church Street, Lyme Regis
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