Britain's What's On Event Guide
Coronavirus: Do check with venue for last minute Cancellations.
This is a well established event, and all the proceeds go to the Friends, who support our local hospital, which is very important. We never know when we might need it!
The Terrace Playing Fields, Sherborne
Sun 3 May
Somerset author, Justin Newland, will be signing copies of his latest novel, The Coronation, at WH Smith Yeovil.
WH Smith, 10 Meadow Street, Yeovil
Sat 11 Apr
3½ acre garden, created since 1960 by the late Jo Earle for yr-round interest. This large and lovely garden is filled with a wide variety of well grown plants, roses, unusual labelled shrubs and...
Sun 26 Apr
The National Portrait Gallery’s special exhibition will be ’Elizabeth of Bohemia : the Winter Queen’ and will feature contemporary portraits of this fascinating woman and those
Montacute House, Montacute
Today to Wed 29 Apr
Usually only open as a holiday let, take the opportunity to explore the house that this extraordinary garden was designed around.
Tintinhull Garden, Farm Street, Tintinhull, Yeovil,
Fri 24 Apr to Sun 26 Apr
Family Fun Day at Wincanton Racecourse is when the thrill of a day at the races and a raft of complementary free entertainment for children make it the perfect spring day out.
Wincanton Racecourse, Wincanton
Sun 19 Apr
Find out more about how we look after the Grade II listed garden. The Jenner family originally laid out the Arts and Crafts inspired garden for a family of 3 - we now welcome over 72,000 visitors...
Lytes Cary Manor, near Charlton Mackrell, Somerton,
Today to Tue 28 Apr
Once a farmyard now a delightful, tranquil garden set in 1½ acres. Island beds and borders are planted with shrubs, roses, masses of unusual perennials and choice annuals to give vibrancy and colour...
Sun 19 Apr, Sun 17 May
The Lyra Singers are graduates of the St Petersburg Conservatoire, whose repertoire consists of traditional Russian Orthodox religious songs and Russian Folk Songs.
Martock Church; Church Street; MARTOCK;
Thu 30 Apr
The Lyra Singers concert for 30 April 2020 has been cancelled as have all concerts until September 2020; at the earliest.
MARTOCK CHURCH; CHURCH STREET; MARTOCK; SOMERSET
Thu 30 Apr
Unusual and challenging ½ acre garden set on steep hillside with fine views. Wildlife friendly garden with mixed borders, ponds, propagating area, vegetable garden, fruit cage, greenhouses and...
Ivy House Garden, Piddletrenthide
Sun 12 Apr, Mon 13 Apr, Sun 26 Apr, Sat 9 May, Sun 10 May
Ben Tish from top London restaurant, Norma, will be joining us for a very special dinner. Norma is inspired by the food and culture of Sicily with a particular emphasis on the modern influences on...
Sat 2 May
The Cerne Giant Festival covers 3 weeks of activities for everyone. St Mary’s church in Cerne Village will host a Flower and Needlework exhibition from Easter Monday 14th April through to...
St Mary’s Church and including Cerne Abbas and around the Cerne Valley
Mon 13 Apr to Sat 2 May
’The Big Bark’ will take place at the Bath & West Showground in Shepton Mallet, on Sat 18th April 10:30 - 16:30.
Sat 18 Apr
A 1.7 wildlife garden with lots of different snowdrops and other winter flowering shrubs. Followed by other bulbs including hundreds of narcissi and tulips, followed by camassias and alliums.
The Old Vicarage, Shaftesbury
Sun 26 Apr
The quintessential English cottage garden created by C20 gardening legend Margery Fish. Plantsman’s paradise with contemporary and old-fashioned plants grown in a relaxed and informal manner to...
East Lambrook Manor Gardens, East Lambrook
Sun 3 May
Another chance to stroll around the nursery and learn a few things horticultural. Plants for sale from our extensive range of edible plants including vegetables, fruit trees and bushes and our vast...
The Walled Garden, next to Carpenters Yard
Fri 10 Apr
4 acres comprising 3 distinct gardens around house with mixed herbaceous and shrub borders leading to meadow and orchard with spring bulbs, species roses and lilacs.
Westbrook House, West Bradley
Sat 18 Apr, Sat 13 Jun
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.
Wed 22 Apr
Set in heart of Beaminster, 16½ acres of stunning parkland with mature specimen trees, lake and waterfall, The Manor House looks forward to welcoming visitors after a 2 year break from opening the
The Manor House, Beaminster, Beaminster
Sun 3 May, Mon 4 May, Sun 24 May, Mon 25 May, Sun 21 Jun
As the treasure packed mansion opens its doors, welcoming you to explore the collection full of Chippendale the Younger furniture, paintings, books and so much more, we are celebrating 125 years of
Stourhead, Stourhead Estate Office, Stourton, Warminster,
Today to Tue 5 May
Come along and take part in our family nature trail to find out about all the exciting things happening at Barrington in the spring.
Barrington Court, Barrington, near Ilminster
Today to Sun 19 Apr
Bryanston’s Easter Cricket Course is designed for all abilities to to take part and aims for each individual to enhance their skills and achieve set goals.
Today to Thu 9 Apr
Bryanston’s Easter Dance course is suitable for ages 8-12 and runs from 14th April to 17th April.
Tue 14 Apr to Fri 17 Apr
The mainly Elizabethan manor (not open) mentioned in C17 for its ’fair and pleasant’ garden was redesigned by Harold Peto in 1902.
Sun 26 Apr
Things to do in Sherborne