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More details - Brent Knoll Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
The distinctive hill of Brent Knoll, an iron age hill fort, is well worth climbing 449ft for the 360 view of surrounding hills incl Glastonbury Tor and the Somerset Levels. Lovely C13 church renowned for its bench ends. Ball Copse Hall: S-facing Edwardian house (not open) on lower slopes of Knoll.
Brent Knoll Gardens, Highbridge
Sun 8 Jul

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
Today

More details - Scrumpy & Western Weekend
Brand new for 2018, our first ever Scrumpy & Western Weekend at Sandy Glade Holiday Park (Fri 13th- Sun 16th July) - our very own Somerset festival! A weekend filled with acoustic daytime sessions and a full cider/ local produce marquee.
Sandy Glade Holiday Park (John Fowler Holidays), Coast Road, Berrow, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset
Fri 13 Jul to Mon 16 Jul

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
Today to Sun 24 Jun

More details - Honeyhurst Farm - Open Garden for NGS
acre part walled rural garden with babbling brook and 4 acre traditional cider orchard, with views. Specimen hollies, copper beech, paulownia, yew and poplar. Pergolas, arbour and numerous seats. Mixed informal shrub and perennial beds with many unusual plants.
Honeyhurst Farm, Cheddar
Sun 8 Jul and Mon 9 Jul

More details - An Exhibition of Paintings by Jacqueline Jones
Jacqueline paints, writes poetry and makes music. Her work explores the figure and its relationship to space, but boundaries and walls have also become a recent obsession. Whilst generally working on small scale canvases, she also likes the freedom of movement and gesture afforded by larger surfaces.
LT Gallery, 1 Orchard Street, Weston-Super-Mare
Today, Sat 23 Jun, Tue 26 Jun, Thu 28 Jun to Sat 30 Jun, Tue 3 Jul, Thu 5 Jul to Sat 7 Jul, Tue 10 Jul

More details - Glastonbury Open Garden in Aid of St Margarets Hospice
Beautiful garden with stunning uninterrupted 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
Sun 8 Jul

More details - Barn Sale & Afternoon Tea
Lots of lovely items and curious to browse including Books, Dvd’s, Cd’s, kitchenware, toys, Bric a Brac. Relaxing snack room where you can purchase our lovely home made cakes with a cuppa.
Heaven’s Gate Farm West Henley
Sat 14 Jul and Sun 15 Jul

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 25 Jun, Mon 2 Jul, Mon 9 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 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 3 Jul

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 4 Jul, Wed 18 Jul

More details - Coleridge Cottage - Volunteer Open Day
Whether it’s making new friends, learning new skills, or helping look after a fantastic place, there are many reasons to volunteer. Hear from volunteers at Coleridge Cottage and meet the staff at a drop-in open day.
Coleridge Cottage, 35 Lime Street, Nether Stowey, Bridgwater,
Thu 5 Jul

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 16 Jul, Mon 23 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 20 Jul, Fri 27 Jul, Fri 3 Aug, Fri 10 Aug, Fri 17 Aug, Fri 24 Aug, Fri 31 Aug

More details - The Quantock Hills Walking Festival - Saturday 30th June and Sunday 1st July 2018
Stowey Walking, a member of the national Walkers are Welcome network, is hosting the weekend of guided walks in and around the Quantocks from June 30 to July 1 2018. The event has the support of the Quantock Hills AONB Service.
Quantock Hills
Sat 30 Jun and Sun 1 Jul

More details - European Tour with the Mid-Somerset Orchestra
The four conductor in this series of guest conductors is Dr. Dennis Simons. He has been founder leader of the Alberni String Quartet, Co-Leader of the London Philharmonic and Leader of the BBC Philharmonic returning to the U.K. after twenty years as Music Director and Conductor of three orchestras in North America.
Strode Theatre Street
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Wild Wookey AFTER DARK
This Summer Wild Wookey is, for a limited time only, extending its offering of Wild Wookey Adventure Caving trips, to "Wild Wookey After Dark" experiences.
Wookey Hole Caves, Wookey Hole, Wells
Wed 11 Jul, Sat 14 Jul, Wed 18 Jul, Wed 25 Jul, Sat 28 Jul, Wed 1 Aug, Sat 4 Aug, Wed 8 Aug, Wed 15 Aug, Sat 18 Aug

More details - Spoken Word Cafe
Connect the mind, voice, ears and heart through the spoken and written word. Come to hear poems, read aloud from your favourite book or own works, and discuss what matters to you. Light refreshments served. No one turned away and all welcome, especially those not in full-time employment. Disabled access.
Yatton Library, 48 High Street, Yatton
Tue 17 Jul

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 1 Jul

More details - Vintage Somerset Fair
Fabulous vintage clothes, textiles, vinyl, gifts, accessories, jewellery, toys, books, collectables, kitchenalia from some of the best traders in the locale. Complimented by a select number of artisans selling their retro/vintage vibe wares. Entry £1, 50p for students under 16s free
Town Hall, Market Place, Wells
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Martin Bentham RWA: Latest Paintings
Martin has been a full time professional artist painter since graduating from Exeter College of Art & Design in 1985. Primarily a figurative painter, he prefers to work directly from his chosen subjects, which are mostly derived from the people and landscape of the Mendip Hills, where he lives.
The Bishops Palace, Wells, Somerset
Today to Sat 30 Jun

More details - The English Country Garden Festival
Designed to celebrate the Great British Garden, the stunning 14-acre grounds of the Palace will feature guided tours, live music, expert speakers, BBQ food, ‘have a go’ skills and crafts and over 40 stalls, including a fabulous range of nurseries selling unusual and popular plants.
The Bishops Palace, Wells, Somerset
Today to Sun 24 Jun

More details - King Lear in Promenade
Directed by Edgar Phillips with Neil Howiantz as King Lear Following the success of last year’s critically acclaimed debut production of Hamlet, Wells Theatre Company is returning to The Bishop’s Palace to perform another Shakespeare masterpiece; King Lear.
The Bishops Palace, Wells, Somerset
Thu 12 Jul, Fri 13 Jul, Sun 15 Jul

More details - Stoberry Garden - Open Garden for NGS
Also open by arrangement 1 April to 30 Sept, please confirm your visit is to support the National Garden Scheme when booking.
Stoberry Garden, Wells
Sun 24 Jun

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