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Today to Fri 20 Jul, by distance, closest first.    

More details - Elworthy Cottage - Open Garden for NGS
1 acre plantsman’s garden in tranquil setting. Island beds, scented plants, clematis, unusual perennials and ornamental trees and shrubs to provide yr-round interest. In spring, pulmonarias, hellebores and more than 300 varieties of snowdrops.
Elworthy Cottage, Taunton
Tue 26 Jun, Thu 5 Jul, Thu 12 Jul, Sun 12 Aug

More details - Hutswell Farm - Open Garden for NGS
Delightful 8 acre S-facing country garden around old farmhouse. Ponds, bog garden, shrubaceous borders, prairie planting, maturing arboretum with Pyrus calleryana Chanticleer avenue, serpentine hornbeam walk, vegetable garden and orchard with local apple varieties.
Hutswell Farm, Oakford, Tiverton
Today and Sat 23 Jun

More details - Collegium Singers Concert - Jesu, meine Freude
A programme exploring musical expressions of faith through the ages, from Benedictine abbess Hildegarde of Bingen to the African American composer Moses Hogan, via J S Bach, Francis Poulenc, and Michael Tippett among others.
Church of St Michael and All Angels, St Michael’s Hill, Milverton, Taunton
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Milverton Music Club First Friday Session .
The premier acoustic performance venue in the West Country now in our 20th year. Join the audience or play and sing at Milverton Music on the first Friday of every month from 8-00 till 10-45. Bring your own tipple, but on guest nights we always have a bar.
Victoria Rooms,Fore Street, Milverton.
Fri 6 Jul

More details - Little Hintock - Open Garden for NGS
A quirky and rather wild garden. From streamside orchard with summerhouse, climbing to small flower garden in front of C17 stone cottage, then wooded hillside with roses growing through the trees and lovely views across peaceful hills. One acre in all, incl new areas being tamed. Cobbles, steps and some steep paths.
Little Hintock, Taunton
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Knightshayes Court - Golf, gardens and guides: Joyce, Lady Amory's story
Joyce, Lady Amory, the last member of the family to live at Knightshayes, left a tremendous legacy. Join us to discover the trail she blazed in women’s golf in the 1920s and her role in creating the stunning famous garden here.
Knightshayes Court, Bolham, Tiverton,
Today to Mon 9 Jul

More details - Knightshayes Court - British Flowers Week
One of the last wishes of Joyce, Lady Amory, the last member of the family to live at Knightshayes was that fresh flowers from the garden be brought in weekly- this is something we continue to do over 40 years later.
Knightshayes Court, Bolham, Tiverton,
Today to Sun 24 Jun

More details - Knightshayes Court - National Meadows Day
Get in touch with your inner Poldark as we welcome a professional scyther to Knightshayes in celebration of National Meadow Day. There will be demonstrations throughout the day, and you will also have the chance to give it a go yourself. Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
Knightshayes Court, Bolham, Tiverton,
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Knightshayes Court - Golf, gardens and guides: Joyce, Lady Amory's story
Joyce, Lady Amory, the last member of the family to live at Knightshayes, left a tremendous legacy. Join us to discover the trail she blazed in women’s golf in the 1920s and her role in creating the stunning famous garden here.
Knightshayes Court, Bolham, Tiverton,
Tue 10 Jul to Fri 31 Aug

More details - Dunster Castle - A trail of tales - family trail
Step back in time to meet the inhabitants of Dunster Castle and discover their stories on this family trail. A trail of tales takes you from the modern day to the Viking invasion. Follow the trail around the site to solve the questions and learn more about Dunster’s gory past. Booking Not Needed.
Dunster Castle, Dunster, near Minehead,
Today to Mon 9 Jul

More details - Dunster Castle - World War I assault course
Right you ’orrible lot! Your King and country needs you! Come and be put through your paces on our military assault course. Right you ’orrible lot! Your King and country needs you! And there is a place in the line for all of you. So stand up straight, be proud and join the line today!
Dunster Castle, Dunster, near Minehead,
Sat 23 Jun, Sun 24 Jun, Thu 9 Aug, Fri 10 Aug

More details - Dunster Castle - Dunster Castle Uncovered
Go behind the ropes on this special tour. Take a peek behind closed doors and discover parts of the Castle you won’t have seen before on this 45 minute tour. Tours are running throughout the day and are not pre-bookable. Booking Not Needed.
Dunster Castle, Dunster, near Minehead,
Sat 23 Jun, Sun 24 Jun, Sat 30 Jun

More details - Dunster Castle - A trail of tales - family trail
Step back in time to meet the inhabitants of Dunster Castle and discover their stories on this family trail. A trail of tales takes you from the modern day to the Viking invasion. Follow the trail around the site to solve the questions and learn more about Dunster’s gory past. Booking Not Needed.
Dunster Castle, Dunster, near Minehead,
Tue 10 Jul to Fri 31 Aug

More details - Summer Jazz Weekend with the John Shillito Band
The popular West Country jazz band invite you to enjoy their vibrant, exciting and melodic jazz in the New Orleans style, which has been a great hit at the hotel’s jazz weekends for the last 8 years.
The Yarn Market Hotel, High Street, Dunster
Fri 6 Jul to Mon 9 Jul

More details - 25th Grand Western Canal 10k & Family Festival for CLIC Sargent
This year marks the 25th Anniversary of the Tiverton Grand canal walk. With such an important marker coming up, it only stands to reason that we make this BIG!! The 10k run/walk will take place with the family festival afterwards.
Sampford Peverell Playing Fields, Whitnage Road, Sampford Peverell, Tiverton
Sun 8 Jul

More details - Shapcott Barton Knowstone Estate - Open Garden for NGS
Large, ever developing garden of 200 acre estate around ancient historic manor house. Wildlife garden. Restored old fish ponds, stream and woodland rich in bird life. Unusual fruit orchard. Scented historic narcissi bulbs in Apr.
Shapcott Barton Knowstone Estate, South Molton
Wed 18 Jul, Sun 22 Jul, Thu 26 Jul, Sun 29 Jul

More details - Midsummer Music
Nynehead Court is delighted to announce that the headline act at its Midsummer Music event at Nynehead Church on 23rd June is the acclaimed bassist Miranda Sykes. The event begins at 6.30pm (bar open at 5.
Nynehead Court, Nynehead
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Nynehead Court - Open Garden for NGS
English Heritage garden of historic interest. The house and gardens were owned by the Sandford family up till 1902, after which time it was let, finally becoming a residential care home for the elderly in 1940 (one of the oldest in the county).
Nynehead Court, Wellington
Sun 1 Jul

More details - Evening of Mediumship with Nikki Kitt - Minehead
Evening of Mediumship with Nikki Kitt Minehead & District Social Club - MINEHEAD Psychic Medium Nikki Kitt is a Spiritualist Medium who is currently touring the UK with her successful Psychic / Mediumship Evenings.
Minehead & District Social Club North Road
Wed 4 Jul

More details - Holnicote Estate - Deer and nightjar twilight walk with supper
Join Deer Ranger, Charles, for supper and a chat about Exmoor’s deer and nightjar populations, before heading out for a spot of wildlife spying in the low light dusk. Look out deer and their newborns and listen for the call of nightjar.
Holnicote Estate, Selworthy, Minehead
Thu 19 Jul

More details - Burn Valley Butterleigh Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Two contrasting neighbouring gardens, Burnhaies is a 2½ acre site started in 1997. Situated in the beautiful Burn Valley, a plantsman’s garden of herbaceous plantings with trees, shrubs, ponds and wildlife. Informal, country feel with Devon lane and wilderness walk. Vegetable garden. Uneven ground and steps.
Burn Valley Butterleigh Gardens, Cullompton
Sun 1 Jul

More details - Kia-Ora Farm & Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Charming, peaceful 10 acre garden with lawns, lakes and ponds. Water features with swans, ducks and other wildlife. Mature trees, shrubs, rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers, roses, herbaceous borders and rockeries. Nursery avenue, novelty crazy golf.
Kia-Ora Farm & Gardens, Cullompton
Sun 24 Jun, Sun 8 Jul, Sun 22 Jul, Sun 5 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 - 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

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