Events Around South Hams

Today to Wed 20 Mar, closest first.    

More details - Neil Maya Quartet 1959: The Golden Year of Jazz
This project will celebrate the jazz from this extraordinary year so expect to hear tunes like All Blues, So What by Miles Davis Take Five, Blue Rondo Ala Turk, from the Dave Brubeck quartet, Giant Steps by John Coltrane, Chega De Saudade by Jobim and Fables of Faubus by Mingus.
Fougou Jazz at Churston Golf Club Dartmouth Road Brixham

More details - We Are Leif
Comprised of four established improvising musicians and led by the songwriting team of vocalist Louise Victoria and drummer, Mark Whitlam, We Are Leif deftly span the balance of jazz sensibilities with the groove and sound world more associated with Neo-Soul, R’n’B and Down Tempo genres.
Fougou Jazz at Churston Golf Club Dartmouth Road Brixham
Wed 6 Mar 19

More details - The Vera Lynn Story
How did a simple girl from East Ham rise to become the most famous singer of her time? Relive Dame Vera Lynn’s remarkable story from her early years in working men’s clubs through her time with the leading dance bands of the 1930s to her incredible wartime popularity and beyond to the 50s, 60s and 70s.
Brixham Town Hall New Road Brixham
Fri 15 Mar 19

More details - Duo Dorado: A Celebration of Bach
Some glorious music from the composer described in his day as ’the Miracle of Leipzig’, From violin sonatas with basso continuo to solos for each instrument, the programme ranges in colour, texture and mood, and includes the great Sonata in A major for violin and keyboard, the beautiful G major Basso
St Mary’s Church, High Street, Totnes
Sat 9 Mar 19

More details - Lvov Affair Gypsy music at Willow Restaurant
LVOV AFFAIR led by Ukrainian accordionist Basil Bunelik perform music and songs from the Lvov area, including Russian, Romanian, Hungarian, Gypsy and klezmer folk music and songs with accordion, fiddle, guitar and vocals
Willow Restaurant, 87 High St, Totnes

More details - Close up and Macro
Capture the tiny world around you in amazing detail We’ll show you how to capture the secrets of the tiny world around you, in stunning images from abstracts to detailed shots. You’ll have lots of hands-on photography throughout the day to perfect your skills.
Dartington Hall Totnes, Devon
Sat 16 Mar 19

More details - Evening of Mediumship with Nikki Kitt - Totnes
Evening of Mediumship with Nikki Kitt Psychic Medium Nikki Kitt is a Spiritualist Medium who is currently touring the UK with her successful Psychic / Mediumship Evenings.
Meadowbrook Social Club Shinners Bridge Totnes
Thu 28 Feb 19

More details - Torbay Rocks - The Lionel Digby Collection
60s and 70s music memorabilia from the Lionel Digby Collection Featuring the fascinating music memorabilia archive of local personality Lionel Digby.
Torre Abbey Museum, The King’s Drive, Torquay
Today to Thu 28 Feb

More details - Before Wallis: Edward VIII's Other Women
A Talk By, Racheal Trethewy Torquay Museum Society Lectures Rachael discusses her book in which she uncovers the love life of Edward VIII prior to Wallis Simpson’s arrival in his life. The book was recently serialized in the Daily Mail. Expect exhilaratingly scandalous stories.
529 Babbacombe Rd, Torquay

More details - Bush Master: Raymond Ditmars & The Hunt For The Largest Viper
A Talk By, Dan Eatherley Torquay Museum Society Lectures Dan introduces his book which tells the amazing story of Raymond Ditmars, the first curator of reptiles at New York’s famous Bronx Zoo, & his obsession with as enigmatic and deadly reptile. Book Signing Event
529 Babbacombe Rd, Torquay
Tue 26 Feb 19

More details - Bushmaster! Hunting the Snake-Hunter - An author talk by Dan Eatherley
Torquay Museum Society Public Lectures Exeter-based author and former wildlife filmmaker Dan Eatherley talks about the story behind his book "Bushmaster: Raymond Ditmars and the Hunt for the World’s Largest Viper". "Bushmaster" is the story of one man’s obsession with an enigmatic and deadly reptile.
Torquay Museum 529 Babbacombe Rd, Torquay
Tue 26 Feb 19

More details - Brunel's Hidden Kingdom
A Talk By Helen Hillard Torquay Museum Society Lectures Helen tells the largely unknown story of how Isambard Kingdom Brunel created his estate & family mansion at Watcombe, Torquay during the last twelve years of his life. But did he finish it?
529 Babbacombe Rd, Torquay
Wed 27 Feb 19

More details - The Bees At Buckfast Abbey
A Talk By Clare Densley Torquay Museum Society Lectures Clare is the Abbey’s Head Beekeeper & a seasonal bee inspector for Devon. She says of her work, ’I am so lucky to be able to indulge my passion for bees and get to share it with others’
529 Babbacombe Rd, Torquay
Tue 5 Mar 19

More details - Dinosaur Arcaeology
A Talk By, Roger Hamilton Torquay Museum Society Lectures Society member, Roger Hamilton tells how an archaeologist’s dream became reality
529 Babbacombe Rd, Torquay
Wed 6 Mar 19

More details - Violet Pinwill: Woodcarver Of Ermington & Plymouth
A Talk By, Dr, Helen Wilson Torquay Museum Society Lectures Dr Wilson tells the story of Violet & her sisters, daughters of the Revd Edmund Pinwill, vicar of Ermington. The sisters were woodcarvers whose work can be seen in ovwe 185 churches in Devon, Cornwall & further afield.
529 Babbacombe Rd, Torquay
Tue 12 Mar 19

More details - Torquay Museum Extraordinary General Meeting
Torquay Museum Society General Meeting An EGM has been called to replace the planned Open Forum on Wed March 13th which a Resolution on Trustee tenure will be voted on and related issues will be discussed.
529 Babbacombe Rd, Torquay
Wed 13 Mar 19

More details - The Awkward Squad
A Talk By, Kevin Dixon Torquay Museum Society Lectures Torquay resident, Kevin provides a fascinating insight into radicalism, rebellion, riot & counterculture in Victorian Torbay, including The Torquay Chartists, The Bread Riots, & the Salvation Army Riot.
529 Babbacombe Rd, Torquay
Tue 19 Mar 19

More details - The Embodiment Of Walt Whitman
A Talk By, Dr. Peter Riley Torquay Museum Society Lectures In the Bicentenary year of Walt Whitman birth, Dr. Peter Riley, Lecturer in American Studies at Exeter University, discusses the great American poet’s celebration of American nationhood in his major work, Leaves of Grass.
529 Babbacombe Rd, Torquay
Wed 20 Mar 19

More details - Cheeki Monkeys BIG Baby and Childrens Market
Cheeki Monkeys BIG Baby & Children’s Markets are community events for the whole family, where mums & dads can buy or sell quality, gently used babies’ and children’s toys, clothes and equipment. Warmer and cosier than a car boot sale, ALL our markets are held INDOORS!
Central Church, Tor Hill Road, Torquay
Sat 9 Mar 19

More details - Salcombe Gin - Gin and Gastronomy Evening
Internationally acclaimed Salcombe Gin continues its series of Gin & Gastronomy dining experiences in 2019, celebrating the versatility of its collection of award-winning gins with an event at Salcombe Harbour Hotel on Friday 1st March.
Salcombe Harbour Hotel, Cliff Road, Salcombe
Fri 1 Mar 19

More details - Starburst
2019 marks a special anniversary, here at the Babbacombe Theatre - the venue, originally a concert hall, opened its doors 80 years ago, in May 1939! A special anniversary should be celebrated, and in epic proportion! The all new family, variety production, ‘Starburst’, promises to do just that.
Babbacombe Theatre , Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay
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More details - Fleetwood Bac
Fleetwood Bac are renowned for being the world’s first and regarded as the UK’s most authentic Fleetwood Mac tribute show. Mick Fleetwood endorses it himself. This band fully replicates the classic Stevie/Lindsey/Christine/John/Mick, ’Rumours’ line-up.
Babbacombe Theatre , Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay
Fri 1 Mar 19

More details - The Bohemians Queen's Greatest Hits
A Comprehensive re-enactment of Queen’s Greatest Hits! Internationally renowned Queen Tribute band The Bohemians take you on a high energy roller coaster ride of a concert, featuring the back catalogue of one of the world’s most popular and iconic rock acts of all time.
Babbacombe Theatre , Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay
Fri 8 Mar 19

More details - Overbeck's - Garden Tour
Join one of the gardeners and enjoy a seasonal tour of the gardens discovering its short but interesting history and amazing collection of plants. Booking Not Needed. Phone: 01548 842893.
Overbeck’s, Sharpitor, Salcombe,
Today to Sat 13 Apr

Heart and Sole Wellbeing Weekend More details - Heart and Sole Wellbeing Weekend
At Heart and Sole Wellbeing we understand the need for everyone to get more ’me’ time and to feel less sluggish and stressed. I have devised an amazing weekend of wellbeing at a stunning beach house in Challaborough, just moments from the beach.
Beach house, Challaborough
Fri 8 Mar 19 to Sun 10 Mar
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