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Today to Sun 24 Jun, by distance, closest first.    

More details - Babbs Farm - Open Garden for NGS
¾ acre plantsman’s garden in Somerset Levels, gradually created out of fields surrounding old farmhouse over last 20 yrs and still being developed. Trees, shrubs and herbaceous perennials planted with an eye for form and shape in big flowing borders.
Babbs Farm, Highbridge
Today and Mon 28 May

More details - Scrumpy & Western Night
A Night of Cider Fueled Scrumpy and Western featuring The Mangledwurzels - more than just a Wurzels tribute band, performing Wurzels songs, old and new, blended with self-penned titles and pop standards ‘Mangled’ in true Wurzels tradition.
The Windmill Bar and Bistro, Edithmead Leisure Park, Burnham-On-Sea, Somerset
Fri 15 Jun

More details - Divide
Diversity is what shapes human life, but where there is socialisation there comes an inevitable divide. People become categorised, morals polarized and communities separated. Division in society can prove fatal and yet it has seemingly become an innate part of our existence from a time before our own.
Princess Theatre and Art Centre, Princess Street, Burnham-on-Sea
Fri 1 Jun

More details - Guitar Legends
Come & celebrate a night of the guitar greats in one amazing show! The Guitar ’Legends’ will mesmerise you with the greatest guitar hits of all time - from the early 50’s right up to the present day.
Princess Theatre and Art Centre, Princess Street, Burnham-on-Sea
Sat 2 Jun

More details - The Knicker Lady
Rosemary Hawthorne, THE KNICKER LADY, returns to Burnham-on-Sea with a new, intimate version of her well-loved and popular show.
Princess Theatre and Art Centre, Princess Street, Burnham-on-Sea
Fri 22 Jun

More details - Roger Marks'  Cornish Armada Band
THE SIX PIECE ARMADA BAND LEAD BY THE CAPTAIN ROGER MARKS PLAY GOOD TIME INFECTIOUS NEW ORLEANS JAZZ WITH LOADS OF BON-HOMIE. A HIGHLY ENTERTAINING EVENING OF TOE-TAPPING MUSIC.
Cossington Village Hall Trivetts Way Cossington Bridgwater
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Cornish Armada Jazz Band
Formed in 2008, Roger Marks’ newest band have proved to be immensely popular on the Trad. Jazz scene. The 6 piece band packed with personality and infectious bonhomie produce highly entertaining and toe-tapping music to delight their audiences.
Cossington Village Hall Trivetts Way Cossington Bridgwater
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Singin' in the Rain
Muses TP presents -- One of the greatest musicals of all time, live on stage! Made famous by stunning tap dance routines and memorable music, it’s Singin’ in the Rain in all its technicolour glory, with live music, dance, and of course, rain!
The McMillan Theatre, Bath Road, Bridgwater
Wed 20 Jun to Sun 24 Jun

More details - Model Farm - Open Garden for NGS
4 acres of flat gardens to S of Victorian country house. Created from a field in last 8 yrs and still being developed. A dozen large mixed flower beds planted in cottage garden style with wildlife in mind. Wooded areas, lawns, wildflower meadows and wildlife pond. Plenty of seating throughout the gardens.
Model Farm, Bridgwater
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Lympsham Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
At the picturesque heart of the village of Lympsham is C15 church of St Christopher. The Manor, built as the rectory 200 years ago, and C17 Church Farm are next to the church and connected to each other by a side gate.
Lympsham Gardens, Weston-super-Mare
Sat 16 Jun and Sun 17 Jun

More details - Push the boat out. Free family sailing experience
Push the boat out. Free family sailing experience “PUSH THE BOAT OUT” AND TRY SAILING on Monday 7th MAY or Monday 28th May AT DURLEIGH RESERVOIR with DURLEIGH SAILING CLUB and Somerset Youth and Community Sailing Association who are combining to bring you this FREE fun taster day on the water.
Durleigh Sailing Club, Durleigh Reservoir, Durleigh, Nr Bridgwater, Somerset
Mon 28 May

More details - The Old Vicarage, Weare - Open Garden for NGS
From outside youd expect a traditional Old Vicarage garden but, inside its surrounding tall hedges, you discover a very different contemporary look with relaxed country-style planting and design.
The Old Vicarage, Weare, Axbridge
Sat 16 Jun and Sun 17 Jun

More details - Coleridge Cottage - Poetry Reading
Sit back, relax, and listen to some poetry in the place where Samuel Taylor Coleridge wrote ’Rime of the Ancient Mariner’ and ’Kubla Khan’.
Coleridge Cottage, 35 Lime Street, Nether Stowey, Bridgwater,
Mon 28 May, Mon 4 Jun, Mon 11 Jun, Mon 18 Jun, Mon 25 Jun, Mon 2 Jul, Mon 9 Jul

More details - Coleridge Cottage - Family Story Time
Have you heard the tale of Sailor Sam' Or the story of the mice who lived in Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s house' These 15 minute storytelling sessions are perfect for children aged 4-7 (and the young at heart!
Coleridge Cottage, 35 Lime Street, Nether Stowey, Bridgwater,
Thu 31 May, Thu 26 Jul

More details - Coleridge Cottage - Garden Tours
There’s more to Coleridge than the Cottage. Discover the stories of the poet’s garden, and how it didn’t turn out quite how he planned... Hidden behind the Cottage exterior, there is a garden and wildflower meadow.
Coleridge Cottage, 35 Lime Street, Nether Stowey, Bridgwater,
Fri 1 Jun, Fri 15 Jun, Fri 29 Jun, Fri 6 Jul, Fri 13 Jul

More details - Coleridge Cottage - Cottage Uncovered
Discover the unusual, lesser-known tales of Coleridge Cottage and it’s strange history in these tours of the house and garden. Samuel Taylor Coleridge may be the Cottage’s most famous resident, but there’s much more to the Cottage’s history.
Coleridge Cottage, 35 Lime Street, Nether Stowey, Bridgwater,
Tue 5 Jun

More details - Coleridge Cottage - Romantic Women
Samuel Taylor Coleridge - in the life of this great man were some great women whose stories are rarely told. The tale of their lives and their struggles during Coleridge’s time at the Cottage are revealed through these guided tours.
Coleridge Cottage, 35 Lime Street, Nether Stowey, Bridgwater,
Wed 6 Jun, Wed 20 Jun, Wed 4 Jul, Wed 18 Jul

More details - Watcombe - Open Garden for NGS
¾-acre mature Edwardian garden with colour-themed, informally planted herbaceous borders. Strong framework separating several different areas; pergola with varied wisteria, unusual topiary, box hedging, lime walk, pleached hornbeams, cordon fruit trees, 2 small formal ponds and growing collection of clematis.
Watcombe, Winscombe
Thu 7 Jun

More details - Sparrows - Open Garden for NGS
Shaded cottage garden, full of interesting and unusual shrubs and plants. 3 very old copper beeches shade a collection of ferns and woodland plants; a path leads you to the middle lawn, then to a pretty view of the foothills of the Quantocks. Sit and have a cup of tea in one of the many nooks and crannies.
Sparrows, Bridgwater
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Family Day
Come and have some family fun afternoon with Zumba dancing, magic show, games, raffle, stalls, teas and cake. From 1.30 to 3.30 All in aid of St Margaret’s Hospice
Cheddar Village Hall Cheddar
Today

More details - Barn Sale & Afternoon Tea
Lots of lovely items to browse including, books, dvds, cds, kitchen items, childrens toys & Bric a Brac . Always new stock. Teas & home made cakes in our Snack Room
Heaven’s Gate Farm West Henley
Sat 16 Jun and Sun 17 Jun

More details - An Exhibition of Photographs by Laura Tucker
The photographs selected for this exhibition reveal a connection between the artist’s thoughts, what she sees, where she places herself in relation to the subject and how the camera captures the resulting images.
LT Gallery, 1 Orchard Street, Weston-Super-Mare
Thu 7 Jun to Sat 9 Jun, Tue 12 Jun, Thu 14 Jun to Sat 16 Jun, Tue 19 Jun

More details - 14 Eskdale Close - Open Garden for NGS
Informal garden with plenty of seating to relax in and enjoy the various areas and styles of planting. Mediterranean area leads to patio and lawn, partly enclosed by a tall border. Pond and collection of conifers on raised rockery. Archway leading to vegetable and fruit garden.
14 Eskdale Close, Weston-super-Mare
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Glebe Court - Open Garden for NGS
Walled garden with greenhouses, orchard, vegetable plots, fruit tree cages and flower beds; herbaceous and shrub borders; copse and paddocks with some unusual trees; series of ponds. 11 acres in all surrounding Georgian Rectory. (House not open to the public). Dogs must be on leads.
Glebe Court, Taunton
Mon 28 May

More details - Artists and Photographers Day
With stunning views of the Tor and the Levels, this tranquil yet diverse garden has been restored and redesigned by art historian and retired history teacher Joanna to reflect the ancient landscape and rich heritage of Glastonbury.
Elmcroft 11 Roman Road Glastonbury Somerset
Fri 8 Jun

More details - Half-Term Family Trail: Sounds of Spring
Find out which of our feathered friends you can hear singing early on a spring morning and what their songs mean. From robins to chiffchaffs and blackcaps to wrens, discover who are the early risers adding their songs to the chorus.
Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine, Taunton, Somerset
Today to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Bank Holiday BBQ
Hestercombe Gardens’ chefs will be cooking up a storm on our Courtyard barbecue – enjoy sizzling hot food and an array of delicious sides.
Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine, Taunton, Somerset
Mon 28 May

More details - Half-Term Craft Workshop: Make a Bird Mobile
As the half-term trail at Hestercombe Gardens is all about birds, we’re going to be making beautiful paper bird mobiles in the Apple Loft (opposite the Mill Pond in the Landscape Garden). There are five workshops throughout the day – 10.15, 11.15, 12.15, 1.15 and 2.15.
Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine, Taunton, Somerset
Tue 29 May

More details - Charcoal Burning Day
Hestercombe Gardens’ estates team will be up in the woods making charcoal. It’s smoky, dirty work but we’ve got our restored charcoal burner’s hut for a bit of shelter if needed. We’ll be at the Charcoal Burner’s Camp all day (from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm) so come up and see what we’re up to.
Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine, Taunton, Somerset
Wed 30 May

More details - Meet the Gardener at Hestercombe Gardens
Before you explore the summertime gardens, meet one of Hestercombe Gardens’ friendly garden team for an introduction to the unique combination of Georgian, Edwardian and Victorian garden design at Hestercombe. No need to book – just meet at the top of the Daisy Steps at 11am every Friday in June.
Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine, Taunton, Somerset
Fri 1 Jun, Fri 8 Jun, Fri 15 Jun, Fri 22 Jun, Fri 29 Jun

More details - Hestercombe Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Georgian landscape garden designed by Coplestone Warre Bampfylde, Victorian terrace and shrubbery and stunning exquisite example of Lutyens/Jeykll designed formal garden. These together make up 50 acres of woodland walks, temples, terraces, pergolas, lakes and cascades.
Hestercombe Gardens, Taunton
Tue 5 Jun

More details - Butterflies & Birds Guided Walk
Bring your binoculars and join Brian Hill from Somerset Ornithological Society for a morning of bird and butterfly spotting in the summertime gardens at Hestercombe. Brian will take you into the Wildflower Meadow for some butterfly spotting, helping you identify different species and the habitats they call home.
Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine, Taunton, Somerset
Mon 18 Jun

More details - Boweys - Open Garden for NGS
Mature cottage garden, fascinating stonework, water and topiary with imaginative planting completed after 22years, weeds welcome occasionally. Garden and buildings designed for wildlife as much as for the owners. Summerhouse finalised, gazebo enclosed. About 500 nest boxes for Insects, birds and bats.
Boweys, Kingston St Mary
Sat 16 Jun to Mon 18 Jun, Sat 21 Jul to Mon 23 Jul

More details - The Greatest Show – University Centre Weston
The Greatest Show – University Centre Weston Fri 8 June, 7:30pm £10 / £7 Concs. and Students Join us for a highly entertaining variety showcase performed by a very talented cast. Be dazzled by a spectacular extravaganza of song, dance, comedy, physical theatre, popular music and more.
Tacch-Morris Arts Centre, School Road, Monkton Heathfield, Taunton
Fri 8 Jun

More details - Here Comes Summer – Taunton Deane Male Voice Choir
Here Comes Summer – Taunton Deane Male Voice Choir Sat 9 June, 7:30pm £10 After their tremendously successful performance at Wells Cathedral and various other venues in the South West, TDMVC are presenting a new summer concert featuring a satisfying variety of favourite songs from musicals well as pop classics,
Tacch-Morris Arts Centre, School Road, Monkton Heathfield, Taunton
Sat 9 Jun

More details - The Mill on the Floss – Bristol Old Vic Theatre School
The Mill on the Floss – Bristol Old Vic Theatre School Wed 13 June, 7:30pm £14 / £12 Concs. / £10 Students “They had entered the thorny wilderness, and the golden gates of their childhood had for ever closed behind them.
Tacch-Morris Arts Centre, School Road, Monkton Heathfield, Taunton
Wed 13 Jun

More details - Patsy Cline and Friends
Patsy Cline and Friends The Velvet Country voice of Patsy Cline caught the imagination of Sue Lowry, who has been a lifelong fan of Patsy Cline and Country Music.
Tacch-Morris Arts Centre, School Road, Monkton Heathfield, Taunton
Fri 22 Jun

More details - Stagestruck Travels Through Time
Stagestruck Travels Through Time Sat 23 June, 7:30pm £8.50 / £7.50 Concs. The children will perform songs, dancers and acting scenes through the decades from Oliver Twist, Alice in Wonderland, Wizard of OZ, Grease and many more!! Finishing in the present day.
Tacch-Morris Arts Centre, School Road, Monkton Heathfield, Taunton
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Flower Festival
A Flower Festival of "Memories" in the village of Compton Dundon is scheduled in St Andrew’s Church from May 26th to May 28th, 2018, with Tea or Coffee, cream teas and cake on offer for purchase in the church. "Memories" will give the volunteer flower arrangers a vast arena of choice.
St Andrew’s Church, Compton Dundon.
Today and Mon 28 May

More details - 12th Langport 2 Day Festival of Walking
Walks over marked routes in the beautiful Somerset Countryside with bacon and sausage rolls available at the start and home made cakes at the end. Sweets and drinks en route. Start at The Angel, Bow Street, Langport OS map no.
The Angel, Bow Street, Langport
Sat 16 Jun and Sun 17 Jun

More details - The Old Vicarage, Ruishton - Open Garden for NGS
2nd year of opening for NGS, a new garden in progress. Much of the 1 acre plot was field but is now laid out and brimming with potential. Traces of old garden still in evidence with plenty of new beds incorporated.
The Old Vicarage, Ruishton, Taunton
Sun 3 Jun and Mon 4 Jun

More details - Whitsun at Wookey Hole
We’re going dinosaur mad again! Come and meet our NEW animatronic dinosaurs! Walk among these giants and see how many you can name. Our 4D cinema will be playing Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs, so join these pre-historic pals on a trilling adventure of a lifetime!
Wookey Hole Caves, The Mill Wookey Hole
Today to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Wednesday Textile Workshops!
"Get to know your Overlocker" Another informative Wednesday Workshop by Chrissie Cottle. Increase your confidence in professionally finishing clothes & soft furnishings. The intricacies & potential of your Overlocking Machine explained - & all your questions answered! Classes of 4 max.
Lillesdon, Nr. North Curry, Taunton
Wed 13 Jun

More details - Gin, Fizz & Food Festival
Gin, Fizz & Food Festival 2018 Woodlands Castle, Taunton, Somerset Saturday 2nd June 2018 12-7pm Let’s celebrate Gin, Fizz & Food with friends & family. Good time, good memories.
Woodlands Castle, Ruishton, Taunton, Somerset
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Vellacott - Open Garden for NGS
Large informal garden on S-facing slope with splendid views of the Quantock and Brendon Hills. Profusely planted with a wide selection of herbaceous perennials, shrubs and trees. Restored shepherd’s hut sits in small orchard and wildflower area - a tranquil place to enjoy the surroundings.
Vellacott, Crowcombe
Wed 30 May, Thu 31 May, Wed 20 Jun, Thu 21 Jun

More details - Lydeard House - Open Garden for NGS
4 acre garden with C18 origins and many later additions. Sweeping lawns, lake overhung with willows, canal running parallel to Victorian rose-covered pergola, along with box parterre, chinoiserie-style garden, recent temple folly and walled vegetable garden plus wonderful mature trees. Plants for sale.
Lydeard House, Taunton
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Fernbank - Open Garden for NGS
Enter an alternative universe behind Victorian house within conservation area of The kindest village in Britain. Quirky acre garden with lots of surprises. Explore the potager, greenhouse, potting shed, Wendy house, lily ponds and banks of potted plants. Type poetry in a beach hut, lounge on a blanket on the lawn.
Fernbank, Congresbury
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Milton Lodge - Open Garden for NGS
Mature Grade II terraced garden. Sloping land transformed into architectural terraces with profusion of plants capitalising on views of Wells Cathedral and Vale of Avalon. 1960, garden was lovingly restored to its former glory, orchard replaced with collection of ornamental trees.
Milton Lodge, Wells
Sun 3 Jun, Sun 1 Jul

More details - To The Moon
Hikapee – To the Moon – A theatrical story told with aerial circus. Join a princess like no other as she embarks on the biggest journey of her life – to the Moon!
The Brewhouse Theatre and Arts Centre, Coal Orchard Coal Orchard Taunton
Fri 15 Jun and Sat 16 Jun

More details - Annual Garden Party at The Mount!
Stalls, BBQ, tours of the hotel, live music, cream teas and Pimm’s
The Mount Somerset Hotel & Spa, Lower Henlade, Taunton
Mon 28 May

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