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More details - Celebrate the 2nd Anniversary of The Duck with The Mangledwurzels!
The Duck at Burtle celebrates it’s 2nd Anniversary with The Mangledwurzels who will be performing two sets from c. 9:00pm onwards. For full details see the venue website or social media. The Mangledwurzels are a three-piece Scrumpy & Western band from Somerset.
The Duck at Burtle, Station Road, Burtle, Somerset
Sat 28 Apr

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
Sun 29 Apr, Sun 20 May, Thu 7 Jun

More details - Open Garden in Aid of St Margaret's Hospice
This 1 ½ acre garden has been developed by Richard and Marion over the last 25 years from a few horse paddocks. The stunning garden on the edge of the Somerset Levels now includes a fine collection of trees, both specimen and orchard varieties to inspire visiting gardeners.
Little Orchard 8 Church Road East Hunstpill HIGHBRIDGE Somerset
Sat 28 Apr and Sun 29 Apr

More details - CIRCUS MONDAO ,celebrating 250 years of traditional circus.
xx VERY FIRST VISIT xx. a fantastic traditional family circus brand new show with a host of international artiste from around the world, a great show for the whole family, full of thrills and spills , beautiful showgirls, hunky men, funny clown KIKIN from chile, AMAZING WHEEL OF DEATH, fast paced juggler and adorable...
HIGHBRIDGE, oaktree arena, a38 bristol road. edithmead
Today to Sun 22 Apr

More details - The ACA Cat Show
The 9th Championship Cat Show for the Asian Cat Breed. Featuring Burmillas, Bombays, Tiffanys as well has household pets. Refreshments available, raffle, stalls. Come visit and meet over 60 cats/
Woolavington Village Hall
Sat 21 Apr

More details - Somerset Garden Day
On Sunday 13th May, we’re celebrating Somerset Garden Day with a simple ambition in mind: to encourage everyone in Somerset to down tools, enjoy the diverse pleasures of their gardens and acknowledge the hard work that goes into keeping them special.
Glastonbury Tor
Sun 13 May

More details - Susie Ro Album Launch with full acoustic band + support from Mobius Loop
Susie tours internationally with her harmony singing workshops and performs beautiful songs on guitar.
Glastonbury Assembly Rooms, High St, Glastonbury
Fri 27 Apr

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 13 May, Sun 3 Jun, Sun 1 Jul

More details - Surfers Against Sewage Live Music Fundraiser
Plastic Free Wells group are hosting a fundraiser for Surfers Against Sewage who developed a programme to help towns and cities go single-use plastic free. Wells will celebrate accreditation with live music, bar and snacks.
Town Hall Wells Market Place
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Wells May Charter Fair
Annual Charter Fair, with full Civic Opening and Blessing of The Fair at 11am,on the Saturday with fair open until 11pm. A sponsored Buffet Lunch for invited guests follows the tour of the fair at the nearby Swan Hotel. The fair is also open on the Friday from 5pm to 11pm.
Wells Market Place
Fri 4 May and Sat 5 May

More details - 'Breathe' - an exhibition by Gail Mason
‘Breathe is a new exhibition by multi award-winning printmaker and artist Gail Mason, opening on 34d March 2018 in the Exhibition Room of the Bishop’s Palace.
The Bishops Palace, Wells, Somerset
Today to Sun 29 Apr

More details - Somerset Garden Day - Create a Floral Crown
Somerset Garden Day, Sunday 13th May, is an annual celebration of gardens and gardening - a chance to celebrate the hard work you put into making your garden a haven.
The Bishops Palace, Wells, Somerset
Sat 12 May

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
Sat 12 May to Sat 30 Jun

More details - Beethoven Piano Concerto No 4 and Tchaikovsky Overture-Fantasy Romeo and Juliet with the MSO
The third of MSO’s guest conductors is the highly accomplished Hitoshi Suzuki Our soloist, Hilary Suckling, graduated from the Royal Academy of Music and the University of Cambridge. A previous favourite with MSO (Schumann Piano Concerto 2013), Hilary returns to perform Beethoven’s 4th Piano Concerto.
Strode Theatre Street
Sat 12 May

More details - Somerset Day Celebrations
A day of dancing and music and crafts King Alfred giving out flags and cakes
The HIgh Street, STREET
Sat 12 May

More details - The Story Of The Beach Boys® A Tribute
The Story Of The Beach Boys® A Tribute Presented here is a unique opportunity to hear a comprehensive selection of chart hits America’s biggest pop band ever recorded including: God Only Knows - Good Vibrations - I Get Around - Surfin’ USA - Fun Fun Fun - California Girls - Sloop John B and many more that you will
Princess Theatre, Princess St, Burnham-on-Sea
Thu 3 May

More details - A Doll's House.  A new adaptation by Theatrical Niche Ltd of Ibsen's classic tale.
Mr & Mrs Helmer are the iconic power couple. They excel at work, staying on top, socialising. They excel at excelling. But as his autobiography rolls out around Christmas-time, it seems there are a few things that Mr. Helmer may not have mentioned in the foreword.
Princess Theatre and Art Centre, Princess Street, Burnham-on-Sea
Thu 10 May

More details - Weekend of Wonders
BY DAY Weekend of Wonders returns to Weston with a veritable Plethora of dare devil artistes and jaw dropping feats this April with another line up of internationally renowned street performers to bring a sense of magic and wonder to the every day.
The Tropicana, Marine Parade, Weston-super-Mare
Sat 21 Apr

More details - Rock & Pop Music Quiz!
Pencils and pens up! It’s time to limber up your brain with our Rock and Pop Quiz, in other words, the popular Rock & Pop Quiz Music nights return to the Bridgwater Arts Centre Bar. To enter, all you need is a MAXIMUM of 4 people per team, then, just turn up on the night with your team!
11-13 Castle Street, Bridgwater
Fri 18 May

More details - Fauré Requiem, Handel Coronation Anthems & Iain Cooper Benedicite
Join Bridgwater Choral Society with Conductor Iain Cooper for a performance of Fauré’s Requiem and Handel’s Coronation Anthems. We are also delighted to be giving the first performance of Iain Cooper’s Benedicite for Choir, Brass, Piano Duet and Timpani.
St Mary’s Church, Bridgwater.
Sat 12 May

More details - Art Exhibition by Peter Townsend
After 15 years as a Primary Teacher, Peter did his ACE at Bristol University, during which he began to work with stone & marble but settled on the pleasing & sympathetic nature of wood. Using simple tools like a surform plane, Peter worked trunks & roots of trees by hand.
LT Gallery, 1 Orchard Street, Weston-Super-Mare
Today, Sat 21 Apr, Tue 24 Apr

More details - An Exhibition of Paintings by Susan Underwood and Joan Dunne
Joan paints places she would like to be and relates to; either well-known or imagined. She is inspired by the Victorian and Edwardian periods as well as painters such as Constable, Turner and Monet. She often includes water, boats and people; composing scenes intuitively.
LT Gallery, 1 Orchard Street, Weston-Super-Mare
Thu 26 Apr to Sat 28 Apr, Tue 1 May, Thu 3 May to Sat 5 May, Tue 8 May, Thu 10 May to Sat 12 May, Tue 15 May

More details - The Walled Gardens of Cannington - Open Garden for NGS
Within the grounds of a medieval Priory, the Gardens have undergone extensive redevelopment over the last few years.
The Walled Gardens of Cannington, Cannington
Sat 21 Apr and Sun 22 Apr

More details - 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
Mon 7 May

More details - Kilver Court Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Kilver Court Gardens in Somerset is the perfect day out for those looking to explore a little known treasure. Today, the gardens, which have appeared on BBC Gardeners’ World, are like stepping into another world - a peaceful oasis away from modernity.
Kilver Court Gardens, Shepton Mallet
Thu 10 May

More details - 'Weather Report'
ACEArts will welcome Royal West of England Academy member Deborah Westmancoat next month, whose exhibition ‘Weather Report’ runs from 21st April until 19th May. Deborah is a contemporary artist based in Somerset, who graduated from Plymouth University with a first class honours degree in Fine Art in 2014.
ACEarts, Market Place, Somerton
Sat 21 Apr, Tue 24 Apr to Sat 28 Apr, Tue 1 May to Sat 5 May, Tue 8 May to Sat 12 May, Tue 15 May to Sat 19 May

More details - Home Education - your questions answered
Whether you have already started home educating or are still considering if this may be the right option for you, this is an opportunity to have your questions answered and make informed choices about your child’s education.
North Petherton Community Centre Fore Street North Petherton
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Midney Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
1.4 acre plantsmans garden, where unusual planting combinations, interesting use of colour, subtle themes and a natural flowing style create a garden full of variety and inspiring ideas. Increasingly known for it’s wildlife friendly planting.
Midney Gardens, Somerton
Sun 13 May

More details - Glow in the Park and Party: Bath & West
South West-based homeless charity Alabaré are teaming up once again with Glow in the Park to present Glow in the Park and Party: Bath & West.
Bath and West Showground, The Showground, Shepton Mallet
Sat 21 Apr

More details - Hillcrest - Open Garden for NGS
The garden boasts stunning views of the Somerset Levels, Burrow Mump and Glastonbury Tor, but even on a hazy day this 5 acre garden offers plenty of interest. Woodland walks, varied borders, flowering meadow and several ponds; also kitchen garden, greenhouses, orchards and unique standing stone as focal point.
Hillcrest, Taunton
Sat 5 May and Sun 6 May

More details - Tuckers Tap Bar, Glede Brewery
Tuckers Tap Bar is open on Thursday, Friday and Saturday afternoons from 12 until 6pm. You will receive a warm welcome and the chance to try beers brewed on the premises by Glede Brewing Company. Brewery visits which include a talk and sample beer tastings are available at a small charge
Glede Brewing Company Ltd, Unit 1 Tweed Road Industrial Estate, Tweed Road, Clevedon
Today, Sat 21 Apr, Thu 26 Apr to Sat 28 Apr

More details - Badapple Theatre Company presents “Amy Johnson’
Badapple Theatre Company is celebrating 20 years on the road and to mark the milestone, it is re-presenting the first show the Company ever toured with. ’Amy Johnson’ will tour nationally starting in Yorkshire, travelling down through the Midlands, Surrey, Gloucestershire and finally Somerset.
Chelwood Village Hall
Fri 11 May

More details - Tyntesfield - Fire and wire at Tyntesfield
Spark your curiosity at Tyntesfield house this year as we go behind-the-scenes during a major conservation project to replace our fire alarm system and protect this unique site for ever, for everyone.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Today to Sun 29 Apr

More details - Tyntesfield - Feel Good Friday: Tyntesfield run (2017)
Blow the cobwebs away with a morning run round the Tyntesfield estate, enjoying spectacular scenery along the way. Open to all abilities - no one will be left behind. Led by members of the Nailsea Running Club. Price includes a cup of tea or filter coffee afterwards in the Cowbarn restaurant. Booking Not Needed.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Today, Fri 4 May

More details - Tyntesfield - House site pass: April 2018
Things are different at Tyntesfield this year as we work on a major conservation project in the house, and give you the chance to see behind the scenes. This year we’re working on a major conservation project to replace the fire alarm system in Tyntesfield house.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Today to Mon 30 Apr

More details - Tyntesfield - Trust 10
Run 10k for free at Tyntesfield Please note: Tyntesfield has a pay & display car park: 3 per vehicle. National Trust members with in date car sticker park free.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Tyntesfield - TYNTEtots: The Owl and the Pussy Cat
Storytelling, crafts and games for 2-5 year olds and their families inspired by the classic story of The Owl and the Pussycat. Walk across the lawns of Tyntesfield and hear the story of the Owl and the Pussycat. Play outdoor games and take part in summer crafts.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Thu 26 Apr and Fri 27 Apr

More details - Tyntesfield - TYNTEtots 2018
Storytelling, crafts and games for 2-5 year olds and their families inspired by classic Victorian stories including Peter Rabbit and Jack and the Beanstalk.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Thu 26 Apr, Fri 27 Apr

More details - Tyntesfield - Make a Celtic Backstool 2018
On this two day workshop, with the expert guidance of the Somerset Bodgers, you can make a three legged backstool from tradition Celtic design. Using traditional woodworking tools and techniques, you’ll shape a hardwood seat, cleave or turn leg, steam-bend a back rest and construct styles made using rounders.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Sat 28 Apr and Sun 29 Apr

More details - Tyntesfield - Champion tree walk
Tyntesfield’s tree registrar, Chris Watts, leads a guided walk across the estate to explore our champion trees. Tyntesfield is home to over 40 county champion trees - the tallest, widest, oldest of their species.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Sun 29 Apr, Sun 27 May

More details - Tyntesfield - Fire and wire at Tyntesfield
Spark your curiosity at Tyntesfield house this year as we go behind-the-scenes during a major conservation project to replace our fire alarm system and protect this unique site for ever, for everyone.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Mon 30 Apr to Thu 31 May

More details - Tyntesfield - The strange affair: Hannah More's poetic landscape
A new woodland poetry trail rediscovering the romantic landscape of Bristol poet and bluestocking writer, Hannah More. Lace up your walking boots and follow in the footsteps of the Gibbs family to rediscover the romantic landscape of Bristol poet and bluestocking writer, Hannah More.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Tue 1 May to Thu 31 May

More details - Tyntesfield - House site pass: May 2018
Things are different at Tyntesfield this year as we work on a major conservation project in the house, and give you the chance to see behind the scenes. This year we’re working on a major conservation project to replace the fire alarm system in Tyntesfield house.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Tue 1 May to Thu 31 May

More details - Tyntesfield - Victorian falconry with Raphael Historic Falconry
We are excited to announce that we will be holding Victorian falconry displays on the croquet lawn for you to enjoy as part of our Victorian month at Tyntesfield. Raphael Historic Falconry are the longest established professional historic falconers in the UK.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Sat 12 May and Sun 13 May

More details - Tyntesfield - Feel Good Friday: Tyntesfield run (2017)
Blow the cobwebs away with a morning run round the Tyntesfield estate, enjoying spectacular scenery along the way. Open to all abilities - no one will be left behind. Led by members of the Nailsea Running Club. Price includes a cup of tea or filter coffee afterwards in the Cowbarn restaurant. Booking Not Needed.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Fri 18 May

More details - Evening of Mediumship with Psychic Medium Nikki Kitt - Bristol
Evening of Mediumship with Psychic Medium Nikki Kitt Psychic Medium Nikki Kitt is a Spiritualist Medium who is currently touring the UK with Psychic / Mediumship Evenings.
Hanham Community Centre, 118-124 High Street, Bristol
Sat 28 Apr

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 23 Apr, Mon 30 Apr, Mon 7 May

More details - Poetry Readings
Sit back, relax, and listen to some poetry in the place where Samuel Taylor Coleridge wrote ’Rime of the Ancient Mariner’ and ’Kubla Khan’, and be inspired to write some of your own with quill and ink in Coleridge Cottage. Readings take place at 12.30, 2.30, and 4pm.
Coleridge Cottage, 35 Lime Street Nether Stowey
Mon 23 Apr, Mon 30 Apr, Mon 7 May

More details - Coleridge Cottage - Romantic Women
Samuel Taylor Coleridge - behind 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 25 Apr, Wed 9 May

More details - Romantic Women
Samuel Taylor Coleridge - behind this great man were some great women whose stories are rarely told. From Dorothy Wordsworth, “all fire and ardour”, to Sara, his hard working wife who disappeared from his poetry altogether.
Coleridge Cottage, 35 Lime Street Nether Stowey
Wed 25 Apr, Wed 9 May