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Belvedere Singers present their annual Christmas Concert ’Wonderful Christmas Time’. The concert repertoire consists of traditional carols and music, The Lamb a wonderful piece by...
St Mary’s Church, Church Hill, Swanage
Sat 14 Dec 19

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Friendly little market with delicious food and drinks, both hot and cold made by local, artisan traders.
Bridport Town Hall, East/ South Street, Bridport.
Sat 14 Dec 19

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Bournemouth Bach Choir Perform the Messiah in Christchurch Priory almost every year and have done for more than 25 years.
Christchurch Priory
Sat 14 Dec 19

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Wool Country Market Members invite you to join them at their Christmas Market. We will be selling our usual high standard of Crafts, Cakes and Savouries, Plants, Veg and much more.
D’urberville Hall, Colliers Road, Wool
Sat 14 Dec 19

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The BSO and Lighthouse present a family-friendly concert full of fun and Christmas music specially chosen to get you into the Holiday mood.
Lighthouse, Poole’s Centre for the Arts 21 Kingland Road Poole
Sat 14 Dec 19

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Santa Claus will be making a pit stop at Brewery Square before he heads back to the North Pole on Saturday, December 14.
21 Weymouth Avenue
Sat 14 Dec 19

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A seasonal selection of poetry readings, carols and a mummers play peformed by the New Hardy Players in Hardy’s home.
Max Gate
Sat 14 Dec 19

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In the lead up to Christmas, the Poole Business Improvement District (BID) is preparing to welcome families to the town centre with a range of free, festive events.
High Street
Sat 14 Dec 19

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Saturday 14th December 12.00pm - 12.45pm Join Swanage Library on the Pier for festive songs and crafts, outside if good weather, in Marine Villas (upstairs meeting room) if not!
Swanage Pier Pier Approach
Sat 14 Dec 19

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Join us in-store on Saturday 14th December for last minute, Christmas gift inspiring demonstrations from Lavazza Coffee and Riedel Wine Glasses.
Harts of Stur Station Road Sturminster Newton
Sat 14 Dec 19

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ABBA Christmas Party Tribute - Followed by After Party Discotheque www.theshow-a-tribute-to-abba.com Grab your platforms and flares for a journey back in time when ABBA dominated the charts...
The Best Western Hotel Royale 16 Gervis Road, Bournemouth
Fri 13 Dec 19

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We are so excited to announce that this Christmas, we will be joined by Kerry Ellis, First Lady of the West End, for our annual Christmas spectacular, and that we will be returning to the O2 Academy
O2 Academy 570 Christchurch Road Boscombe Bournemouth
Fri 13 Dec 19

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Add a little magic to your visit with a trip to see Santa Claus in the Laundry at Kingston Lacy. Pre-book your tickets here. Normal property admission applies.
Kingston Lacy, Wimborne, Minster
Fri 13 Dec 19

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We gather at each New and Full Moon for a time of Attunement, Channelled Meditation and Sharing. We follow a format for these evenings, set by Steve’s Spirit Guide, Simeon.
Gussage Road, Parskstone, Poole
Thu 12 Dec 19

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George Michael Christmas Party Tribute - Followed by After Party Discotheque Come and enjoy a fantastic night of music and entertainment with George Michael’s greatest hits including ‘Faith’,
The Ocean Beach Hotel & Spa
Thu 12 Dec 19

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Christmas celebrations continue at Brewery Square with a Christmas Carol evening taking place on Thursday, December 12.
21 Weymouth Avenue
Thu 12 Dec 19

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As election fever grips the land our manifesto combines our last centenary event with the chance to win some great prizes.
Station Road, Sturminster Newton
Thu 12 Dec 19

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Followed by After Party Discotheque A show created by three friends that captures the real evolution of the “Man Band”.
The Cumberland Hotel, 27 East Overcliff Drive, Seafront Bournemouth
Wed 11 Dec 19

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Escape the mainland mayhem and enjoy some festive cheer on Brownsea. Enjoy the sounds of a live choir and treat yourself to mulled wine and Christmas goodies whilst you create your masterpiece to...
Brownsea Island
Wed 11 Dec 19

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Followed By After Party Discotheque www.astonmanagementtributeacts.co.uk/michael-buble-tribute-act Michael Clews has been performing for most of his adult life and has performed in every...
The Cumberland Hotel, 27 East Overcliff Drive, Seafront Bournemouth
Tue 10 Dec 19

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Most of us are aware of the various things we need to do to maintain health in our selves and lives – good diet, exercise, fresh air, adequate rest and so on.
Gussage Road, Parskstone, Poole
Tue 10 Dec 19

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Explore your creative side with a local artist at Studland. Meet local artist Katy Harrald for a walk throughout Studland, exploring the coast and learning about the art of fine pencil sketches.
Studland Bay, Knoll Beach Visitor Centre, Ferry Road, Studland, Dorset
Mon 9 Dec 19

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This Course gives you the chance to follow your own, personal ‘Journey of the Fool’. The Major Arcana cards of the Tarot are traditionally seen as a journey to personal enlightenment, awareness and...
Gussage Road, Parskstone, Poole
Sun 8 Dec 19

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Canzonetta’s Annual Christmas concert of festive music and readings takes place this year at the Church of Holy Rood, Church Lane, Wool on Sunday 8th December 2019 at 3pm.
Church of the Holy Rood, Church Lane, Wool 3pm
Sun 8 Dec 19

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Get in the festive spirit at our Christmas Market on Sunday 8 December between 11-4pm. Enjoy shopping at our various stalls selling perfect gifts, handmade crafts and festive food.
RNLI College, West Quay Road, Poole
Sun 8 Dec 19

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Create a new family tradition with some carol singing in the castle this Christmas. Step inside the ruins and get into the festive spirit.
Corfe Castle, The Square, Corfe Castle, Wareham,
Sun 8 Dec 19

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With their origins in the fifteenth century, carol singing is an important part of the festive season.
Corfe Castle, The Square, Corfe Castle, Wareham
Sun 8 Dec 19

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In the lead up to Christmas, the Poole Business Improvement District (BID) is preparing to welcome families to the town centre with a range of free, festive events.
Poole Quay
Sun 8 Dec 19

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Staged by award winning Coastal Comedy come and enjoy The Dorset Children’s Foundation’s very own fundraising show in the intimate theatre at Bournemouth Collegiate School.
Bournemouth Collegiate School College Rd, Bournemouth
Sat 7 Dec 19

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This course offers a unique chance to learn how to use the Tarot for personal development and professional therapy.
Gussage Road, Parskstone, Poole
Sat 7 Dec 19

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Our foraged feasts follow and celebrate the seasons, happening quarterly. In one magical evening we gather a small group of humans together around a shared table and feast on what that season...
Middle Beach, Studland
Sat 7 Dec 19

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We welcome back the talented musical duo Doug Eunson & Sarah Matthews, teamed with caller Jeremy Child, for our fun pre-Christmas dance.
Church House (St Mary’s) Hall, South Street, Bridport
Sat 7 Dec 19

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Lots of Crafts, including Jewellery and Cards for sale. Plants, Free Range Eggs and mouth watering goodies to buy. Our resident Avon lady will be there and our Traidcraft stall.
St. Andrew’s Church Rooms, Church Road, Preston, Weymouth
Sat 7 Dec 19

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Join us for exciting in-store KitchenAid and Jura demonstrations, alongside an extra special gift personalisation service from Dartington.
Harts of Stur Station Road Sturminster Newton
Sat 7 Dec 19

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A talk and discussion for anyone interested in wildlife and photography by professional photographer David Bailey.
Studland Bay, Knoll Beach Visitor Centre, Ferry Road, Studland, Dorset
Sat 7 Dec 19

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Planning to explore the house on your visit' Please pre-book your free timed entry ticket here to discover a lavish house, adorned with decorations inspired by the Christmases of the Bankes
Kingston Lacy, Wimborne, Minster
Sat 7 Dec 19

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Christmas Fayre Saturday 7th December 2019 1.30pm Please join us for our Christmas Fayre, Santas Grotto and craft stalls.
Whitecliffe House Nursing Home, Whitecliffe Mill Street, Blandford
Sat 7 Dec 19

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27th Anniversary The InCrowd Soul Society returns to the Woodland Hall DJ’s Steve Lyons, Pete Kitching, Keith Woon, Rob Williams Text name to 07780 862774 Everyone welcome
Woodlands Hall, Parkstone Trades & Labour Club, Ashley Road, Poole
Sat 7 Dec 19

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Virtuoso concert cellist and composer Emily Burridge invites you to join her on a musical journey which takes the audience to the Amazon and a day in the life in an Indian village. .
St Peter’s High Street Shaftesbury
Sat 7 Dec 19

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Elvis Tribute Night - Followed by After Party Discotheque Garry Foley as Elvis - www.elvisshow.co.uk Having spent quite a few years in Musical Theatre, Garry had the opportunity to enter into...
The Best Western Hotel Royale 16 Gervis Road, Bournemouth
Fri 6 Dec 19

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The Sunset Cafe Stompers are a 7 piece outfit comprising some of the UK’s finest exponents of vintage New Orleans jazz.
St Mary’s Church Cerne Abbas
Fri 6 Dec 19

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Add a little magic to your visit with a trip to see Santa Claus in the Laundry at Kingston Lacy. Pre-book your tickets here. Normal property admission applies.
Kingston Lacy, Wimborne, Minster
Fri 6 Dec 19

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Followed by After Party Discotheque www.eltonjohnuk.com More than a tribute, Absolutely Elton is the UKs Top Elton John Experience!
The Ocean Beach Hotel & Spa
Thu 5 Dec 19

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The annual Dorchester Christmas Cracker event will be returning to Dorchester this year as hundreds of people are expected to line the streets to witness the town’s lighting-up parade.
21 Weymouth Avenue
Thu 5 Dec 19

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Come and see our not to be missed annual (22nd year) Christmas Tree Festival at Bridport United Church, East Street.
Bridport United Church Annual Christmas Tree Festival
Wed 4 Dec 19

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Followed by After Party Discotheque www.theshow-a-tribute-to-abba.com Grab your platforms and flares for a journey back in time when ABBA dominated the charts featuring all the hit songs...
The Cumberland Hotel, 27 East Overcliff Drive, Seafront Bournemouth
Wed 4 Dec 19

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1st and 3rd Wednesdays, from 7.30 - 10pm, £7.50 (£7 each if you attend both). This Group is for those who have some experience of Meditation and are able to hold a meditative state effectively for...
Gussage Road, Parskstone, Poole
Wed 4 Dec 19

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Looking for that perfect present' You’re sure to find something special at these meet the maker events with the local craftspeople and creators who supply the Kingston Lacy shop, while
Kingston Lacy, Wimborne, Minster
Wed 4 Dec 19

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Get ready for the Christmas season by making your own natural Christmas wreath at Kingston Lacy. Normal admission applies.
Kingston Lacy, Wimborne, Minster
Wed 4 Dec 19

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A care home in Poole is inviting the local community to its free event for families caring for those living with dementia.
The Potteries 187 York Road Broadstone Poole
Tue 3 Dec 19

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Join Jonathan Sells for a day of practical and friendly stone carving tuition. The lesson takes place at Sandy Hill Studios, Corfe Castle BH20 5JF.
Sandy Hill Studios, Sandy Hill Lane, Corfe Castle, Dorset.
Sun 1 Dec 19

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Susie Watson Designs, Sherborne are delighted to invite guests in-store to enjoy browsing our collection of handmade pottery, cushions and accessories that make beautiful gifts for Christmas.
Susie Watson Designs, 28 Cheap Street, Sherborne, Dorset
Sun 1 Dec 19

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Pre Christmas Art Show, with artists -Dr Ruta, Simon Crafter and Debbie Tiltman. With a diverse range of pictures using a range of Oils, Acrylics, watercolours, Inks Textile and Embroidery and other...
Westbay Road, Westbay, Bridport, Dorset
Sun 1 Dec 19

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Planning to explore the house on your visit' Please pre-book your free timed entry ticket here to discover a lavish house, adorned with decorations inspired by the Christmases of the Bankes
Kingston Lacy, Wimborne, Minster
Sun 1 Dec 19

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Pre-Christmas Fair
72 West Cliff Road Bournemouth
Sat 30 Nov 19

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Christmas officially starts at Brewery Square on Saturday, November 30 and brings with it a host of free, family-friendly events to celebrate the festive season.
21 Weymouth Avenue
Sat 30 Nov 19

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NOW IN ITS 26th YEAR! With so much to do all in one place there really isn’t a better event to attend for an early Xmas celebration with your work colleagues or friends, a birthday party, an...
The Bournemouth Pavilion, Westover Rd, Bournemouth.
Sat 30 Nov 19

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Raising money for the SPRING charity at Poole Hospital - supporting families through baby loss. Children’s Toy & Book table top sale.
Hamworthy Scout Hall, Beccles Close, Hamworthy, Poole
Sat 30 Nov 19

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Former ‘I’m a Celebrity’ King of the Jungle, English football manager and former player, Harry Redknapp is set to hit the switch on the Christmas lights in Poole this year.
Falkland Square
Sat 30 Nov 19

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Dorset Team Christmas Fair 2019 Saturday 30th November and Sunday 1st December 10am - 4pm Allendale Centre in Wimborne (BH21 1AS) FREE ENTRY The Dorset Team Christmas Fair is a really fun,
Allendale Centre, Hanham Road, Wimborne
Sat 30 Nov 19

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Monthly Saturday morning toddler club which aims to inspire a love of nature from a young age and encourage interaction with the garden’s many wildlife inhabitants as well as its trees and
Knoll Gardens, Hampreston, Wimborne
Sat 30 Nov 19

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Upbeat anthems originally re-worked into contemporary musicals, have been skilfully pulled together to tell a new life-affirming story of three generations of a family, that will have your feet
Tivoli Theatre, West Borough, Wimborne
Sat 30 Nov 19

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Christmas Art & Craft Fair with all handmade gifts presented by local and internationally selling artists .... perfect for finding that unique present.
The Springfield Country Hotel, Stoborough, Wareham
Sat 30 Nov 19

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You’ll find carefully selected vintage, retro & quality artisan stalls • Vintage, retro & brocante sourced from the UK & Europe • Furniture, wall art, books, memorabilia, collectables and
The Corn Exchange 17 Market Place, Blandford Forum
Fri 29 Nov 19

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As seen on BBC3’s Live at the Electric and many more. Legendary star of YouTube, the Edinburgh Festival Milo McCabe (AKA Troy Hawke) is a character comedian with over ten years experience on...
Hotel Celebrity 47 Gervis Road Bournemouth
Fri 29 Nov 19

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John Hudson (tenor) studied at the Guildford School of Music. After joining the chorus of the Welsh national Opera Company, he was offered a principal contract with English National Opera.
Minterne House, Minterne. Car park opposite Minterne House. Drop off at House for those unable to walk short distance to house.
Fri 29 Nov 19

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The world-famous Band of Her Majesty’s Royal Marines will present a military music spectacular featuring festive music, military marches, big band hits and popular showstoppers.
Bournemouth Pavilion Theatre
Thu 28 Nov 19

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TheGallery invites you to the private view of: Suddenly Last Summer 2019 ’A Series of Immersive Installations and Experiences’ Lead Curator Violet M.
TheGallery, Art University Bournemouth, Wallisdown, Poole
Wed 27 Nov 19

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Candles On The HIll Join us as we light up the hill with candles. Candle bags can be purchased from local businesses. Cost £2.00 per bag.
St Catherines Chapel, St Catherines Hill, Abbotsbury.
Sun 24 Nov 19

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There will be a variety of stallholders - Crafters and sellers of Pre-loved items are welcome - there will also be a Raffle and Tombola - Homemade cakes etc - Refreshments …..
WEST LULWORTH VILLAGE HALL CHURCH ROAD
Sun 24 Nov 19

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Our headliner is Marlon Davis who is a talented comedian, improviser and actor whose recent TV appearances include BBC’s Live At The Apollo and Comedy Central’s Comedy Store Live.
Lighthouse 21 Kingland Rd Poole
Sat 23 Nov 19

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Superb contemporary and heritage crafts, perfect for Christmas presents. Handmade in Dorset, by local designer/ makers. Teas, coffees and home-made cakes, to sustain you whilst you browse!
Allendale House, Hanham Road, Wimborne, Dorset
Sat 23 Nov 19

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Once upon a time there were three little pigs . . . . . . and now it is time for them to leave home. They set off to build their dream houses in the green field on the other side of the river.
Lighthouse, Poole’s Centre for the Arts 21 Kingland Road Poole
Sat 23 Nov 19

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Harts of Stur are delighted to announce that former Great British Bake Off favourite VAL STONES will be in-store on Saturday 23rd November, offering signed copies of her latest book - The Cake
Harts of Stur Station Road Sturminster Newton
Sat 23 Nov 19

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Followed by After Party Discotheque www.facebook.com/PaulMichaelPavarottiTribute Paul Michael is a widely popular, classically trained opera singer who has performed at formal events all over...
The Cumberland Hotel, 27 East Overcliff Drive, Seafront Bournemouth
Fri 22 Nov 19

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As soon as it was published in 1952, the novel Charlotte’s Web by EB White became an instant children’s classic. The movie captures the magic of this wonderful story of friendship.
Cineworld Weymouth, New Bond Street, Weymouth, Dorset
Fri 22 Nov 19

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Mixed-race teenager Miles Morales is a brilliant student but is struggling to adjust to his recent placement at an elite Brooklyn college, and attempts to deliberately fail tests to get himself
Cineworld Poole (Tower Park), Tower Park, Poole, Dorset
Thu 21 Nov 19

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This fantastical biopic on the life of flamboyant and charismatic musician Elton John follows his journey from humble beginnings living in a Middlesex council home with his parents to his growing
ODEON Bournemouth BH2, Exeter Crescent, Bournemouth, Dorset
Thu 21 Nov 19

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Join Dorchester Travel for a wine tasting evening with a difference... Enjoy the opportunity to learn about the fantastic escorted and self-drive tours available from ANZCRO.
Morrish & Banham Wine Tasting Room 1 Pope Street, Brewery Square Dorchester
Thu 21 Nov 19

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Cafe Scientifique Highcliffe Thurs Nov 21st Open 5.00pm-8.00pm (Talk starts 6.00pm) The Castle Kitchen, Highcliffe Castle BH23 4LE. Talk followed by refreshments and Q&A.
Cafe Scientifique Highcliffe The Castle Kitchen, Highcliffe Castle .
Thu 21 Nov 19

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A Massed Ukulele Band and the Wareham Town Band come together to provide an evening of ’musical extravaganza’ in aid of Clic Sergant and the Tree of Life & Laughter Community Garden.
Parish Hall on the Quay, Wareham
Thu 21 Nov 19

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The third installment of the Johnny English comedy series sees Rowan Atkinson returning as the much loved accident prone secret agent.
Cineworld Weymouth, New Bond Street, Weymouth, Dorset
Thu 21 Nov 19

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Based on the popular game about an island of Angry Birds in conflict with a group of Bad Piggies, this sequel sees the two sides forming an alliance against threat to their homeland.
Cineworld Poole (Tower Park), Tower Park, Poole, Dorset
Wed 20 Nov 19

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Pier Approach
Tue 19 Nov 19

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Mixed-race teenager Miles Morales is a brilliant student but is struggling to adjust to his recent placement at an elite Brooklyn college, and attempts to deliberately fail tests to get himself
ODEON Bournemouth BH2, Exeter Crescent, Bournemouth, Dorset
Tue 19 Nov 19

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Monday 9th December; The Bluebird Jazz Band at the Bournemouth Bluebird Jazz Club, starting at 7:30 PM.
Bluebirds Social Club, 4 Ham Lane, Longham (opposite Haskins Garden Centre)
Tue 19 Nov 19

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Beaucroft House - A World War 1 Hospital in the story of Colehill, Wimborne - a talk by Pete Scriven
Quarterjack Room, Allendale Centre, Hanham Road, Wimborne
Mon 18 Nov 19

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Monday 18th November; Richard Leach’s Street Band at the Bournemouth Bluebird Jazz Club, starting at 7:30 PM.
Bluebirds Social Club, 4 Ham Lane, Longham (opposite Haskins Garden Centre)
Mon 18 Nov 19

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ACCESS YOUR AKASHIC RECORDS - 1 day Workshop held in Poole, Dorset. What is the Story of Your Soul? If you could, what would you write in the book of your lifetimes?
Gussage Road, Parskstone, Poole
Sun 17 Nov 19

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Christmas shopping with coffee & cake, what better way to start your shopping early! 2019 is the 40th anniversary of the Motor Neurone Disease Association &the East Dorset & New Forest branch are...
St Catherine’s Hill Community Hall, Marlow Drive, Christchurch
Sat 16 Nov 19

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We are looking forward to our lovely Craft Fairs and what better time of year to do so. Enjoy having those lovely hand crafted decorations along with gifts and maybe even treat yourself to a few.
Kinson Community Centre, Pelhams Park Millhams Rd, Bournemouth
Sat 16 Nov 19

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Baby & children’s nearly new sale selling toys, books, clothes, equipment etc (ages 0-12). Raising funds for Poole Hospital charity SPRING. Admission £1.
Broadstone Methodist Church, Lower Blandford Road, Broadstone
Sat 16 Nov 19

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PIANO TRIO CONCERT Divertimento Piano Trio Mary Eade – violin, Vicky Evans – cello, Margaret Lynn - piano Clara Schumann - Piano Trio in G minor, Op 17 Robert Schumann - Fantasiestücke
Church of St Candida and the Holy Cross, Whitchurch Canonicorum, Bridport
Sat 16 Nov 19

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Christmas Arts & Crafts Fayre FREE ADMISSION Attractions include: Tombola • Bottle Tombola • Raffle Prize Hampers • Cakes • Lucky Dip & Bidding Wall Stalls include: Jewellery • Handmade Items
BOURNEMOUTH SCHOOL FOR GIRLS CASTLE LANE WEST, BOURNEMOUTH
Sat 16 Nov 19

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Join us on Saturday 16th November for in-store demonstrations from popular brands Dualit and Sage. Dualit’s famous toasters create fantastic toast, as well as splendid bagels, comforting cheese...
Harts of Stur Station Road Sturminster Newton
Sat 16 Nov 19

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Arturo Serna, charismatic conductor, prize winning cellist and inspirational teacher returns to the podium to conduct: The Overture to Beethoven’s Creations of Prometheus Ballet; Expect
Dorford Centre, Bridport Road, Dorchester
Sat 16 Nov 19

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Followed by After Party Discotheque www.tameka.co.uk Born in the UK, brought up in Minneapolis,Minnesota, USA, Tameka is no stranger to the stage and airwaves.
The Cumberland Hotel, 27 East Overcliff Drive, Seafront Bournemouth
Fri 15 Nov 19

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This sequel to a much-loved classic sees the magical nanny return to the Banks household in the 1930s, where London has become a very different place.
The Bridport Electric Palace, 35 South Street, Southport, Dorset
Thu 14 Nov 19

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Come along to our November Open Event; be inspired and get the career you want. Whether you want to speak to Careers Advice, are looking at Apprenticeships, want to study degree level or need to know...
Bournemouth and Poole College - North Road - Poole Site BH1 3JJ - Meyrick Road - Bournemouth Site
Thu 14 Nov 19

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Make the most of this Black Friday offer and save 30% on 2020 Silver Memberships! Visit all your favourite creatures throughout the year for as little as £20.95!
Pier Approach West Beach
Thu 14 Nov 19

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