What's on around Bridport

Today to Tue 20 Jul, closest first.
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’Turning the Tide’ Exhibition at West Bay Discovery Centre

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Discover the history of plastic and the problem with single-use plastics. Learn how you can help in the fight to reduce microplastics in our oceans.
Chapel on the Beach WEST BAY DT6 4EN
Today to Sun 27 Jun, Tue 29 Jun to Sun 4 Jul, Tue 6 Jul to Sun 11 Jul, Tue 13 Jul to Fri 16 Jul

’Turning the Tide’ Exhibition at West Bay Discovery Centre

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Discover the history of plastic and the problem with single-use plastics. Learn how you can help in the fight to reduce microplastics in our oceans.
Chapel on the Beach WEST BAY DT6 4EN
Sat 17 Jul

Netherbury Open Gardens

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Netherbury Open Gardens In the picturesque village of Netherbury, between Beaminster and Bridport, a ’not to be missed’ opportunity to see many wonderful gardens open together on one weekend.
Netherbury Village, nr. Bridport and Beaminster DT6 5LR
Sat 17 Jul and Sun 18 Jul

Farrs - Open Garden for NGS

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Enjoy several distinctive walled gardens, rolling lawns, sculpture and giant topiary around one of Beaminster’s historic town houses.
Farrs, Beaminster DT8 3NB
Wed 23 Jun

The Manor House, Beaminster - Open Garden for NGS

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Set in heart of Beaminster, 16 acres of stunning parkland with mature specimen trees, lake and waterfall, The Manor House looks forward to welcoming visitors after a 3 year break from opening
The Manor House, Beaminster, Beaminster DT8 3DZ
Sat 26 Jun

Lower Abbotts Wootton Farm - Open Garden for NGS

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Sculptor owner reflects her creative flair in garden form, shape and colour. New open gravel garden contrasts with main garden consisting of lawns, borders and garden rooms, making a perfect setting...
Lower Abbotts Wootton Farm, Bridport DT6 6NL
Sat 3 Jul, Sun 4 Jul, Wed 7 Jul

Horn Park - Open Garden for NGS

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Large plantsman’s garden with magnificent views over Dorset countryside towards the sea. Many rare and mature plants and shrubs in terrraced, herbaceous, rock and water gardens.
Horn Park, Beaminster DT8 3HB
Wed 23 Jun

Littlebredy Walled Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

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1 acre walled garden on S-facing slopes of Bride River Valley. Herbaceous borders, riverside rose walk, lavender beds and potager vegetable and cut flower gardens.
Littlebredy Walled Gardens, Littlebredy DT2 9HL
Today, Tue 29 Jun

Lyme Light: Where Sea Meets Sky

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In the Rotunda Gallery of the Lyme Regis Museum, a solo exhibition of paintings and drawings by artist Pauline Sayers, a member of Lyme Bay Arts.
The Rotunda Gallery, Lyme Regis Museum, Bridge St, Lyme Regis DT7 3QA
Today to Sun 1 Aug

Rampisham Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

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This beautiful historic village hosts a wide variety of gardens with 3 hidden gems. Easy walking distance between gardens. Broomhill: A delightful, tranquil garden set in 2 acres.
Rampisham Gardens, Dorchester DT2 0PU
Thu 24 Jun

Broomhill - Open Garden for NGS

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Once a farmyard now a delightful, tranquil garden set in 2 acres. Island beds and borders planted with shrubs, roses, masses of unusual perennials and choice annuals to give vibrancy and colour into...
Broomhill, Dorchester DT2 0PU
Sun 11 Jul, Thu 12 Aug

Winsham Open Gardens

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Winsham Open Gardens Situated at the southern most tip of Somerset, a few hundred yards from the Dorset border and also only a couple of miles from the border with Devon, Winsham nestles in the Axe valley.
Winsham TA20 4JA
Sat 26 Jun
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The Dairy House - Open Garden for NGS

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1 acre garden with 4 separate rooms, with views to fields, once upon a time it was a farmyard. Mature trees, incl English elm planted in 2002. Subdued colours of silver, blue, pale pink and white.
The Dairy House, Dorchester DT2 0LS
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The Dairy House - Open Garden for NGS

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1 acre garden with 4 separate rooms, with views to fields, once upon a time it was a farmyard. Mature trees, incl English elm planted in 2002. Subdued colours of silver, blue, pale pink and white.
The Dairy House, Dorchester DT2 0LS
Wed 23 Jun

Musbury Barton - Open Garden for NGS

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6 acres. Extensive areas of well established trees and shrubs, many rare or unusual. Over 2000 roses spread round the garden. Stream from the top to the bottom. Lots of steps and bridges.
Musbury Barton, Axminster EX13 8BB
Sat 26 Jun, Sun 27 Jun

Cleave Hill - Open Garden for NGS

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Artistic garden in pretty village situated on edge of Blackdown Hills. Cottage style garden, planted to provide all season structure, texture and colour.
Cleave Hill, Axminster EX13 7AJ
Sat 26 Jun and Sun 27 Jun

Springfield House - Open Garden for NGS

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1 acre garden of mainly fairly new planting. Numerous beds, majority of plants from cuttings and seed keeping cost to minimum, full of colour spring to autumn.
Springfield House, Colyford EX24 6QW
Sat 3 Jul

The Hay Barn - Open Garden for NGS

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Delightful garden created over past 9 yrs, wrapping around an attractive Moolham stone barn conversion creating a wonderful sense of peace and tranquility.
The Hay Barn, Ilminster TA19 0NS
Sun 11 Jul

Dorchester Country Market

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Dorchester Country Market a co-operative of local producers and crafters who get together every Friday to sell our wares. A wonderful selection of home made cakes and sweet and savoury pastries.
The United Church, South Street, Dorchester, Dorset . DT1 1BY
Fri 25 Jun

St Margaret’s Hospice Care Charity Cycle Ride

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Return of our popular hospice-to-hospice Charity Cycle Ride. All cyclists will start from our Yeovil hospice and have a choice of a 40-mile route, or they can tackle our 80 mile ’epic...
St Margaret’s Hospice Care, Little Tarrat lane, Yeovil BA20 2HU
Sun 18 Jul

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