What's on


What's on in the Martock area over the next few weeks.

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Free Legal Advice Clinic

Free Legal Advice Clinic

Wednesday, 1 November 2017
Pardoes, Solicitors are holding free legal clinics at The Parish Hall, Church Street, Martock from 9 am to 12 noon on 1st, 15th and 29th November. This clinic is for people looking for any advice regarding Wills, Probate, Powers of Attorney, Tax Planning or Trusts. For more information contact Alexandra Molyneux Email:alex.molyneux@pardoes.co.uk Telephone: 01823 446239
Singing For All every Wednesday

Singing For All every Wednesday

Wednesday, 1 November 2017
'Singing for All' is an opportunity for everyone to get together and have a jolly good sing along. The group meet EVERY WEDNESDAY from 2pm to 3.30pm at Bearley House, East Street, Martock. Everyone is welcome. To find out more contact Caroline Bennett on 07946 121612
Tea and Table Games

Tea and Table Games

Friday, 3 November 2017
At the George Coffee Shop, Church Street, Martock from 2 p.m. to 3.30 p.m. EVERY OTHER FRIDAY. Come and enjoy a fun afternoon of traditional table games over a social cuppa and a free refill! Everyone welcome. For further information please contact Caroline Bennett on 07946 121 612 or caroline.bennett@martock-pc.gov.uk
Tea and Table Games

Tea and Table Games

Friday, 3 November 2017
Enjoy Traditional Table Top Games and a Cuppa. Every other Friday from 2 to 3.30pm starting on 3rd November. At the George Inn. Everyone Welcome

Martock Carers Support Group

Wednesday, 8 November 2017
A monthly support group for anyone who cares for a family member, friend or neighbour. Join us at the Pavilion Martock Recreation Ground, Stoke Road. 10.30-12 noon every second Wednesday.
Martock Farmers Market, Moorlands Shopping Precinct

Martock Farmers Market, Moorlands Shopping Precinct

Saturday, 11 November 2017
Held on the second Saturday of every month in Moorlands Shopping Precinct. 10.00 am to 1.00 pm. 16 stalls selling a variety of local produce including buffalo meat, honey, fudge, flapjack, poultry, fruit gin, cakes, bread, plants, vegetables, cheese, cider, chocolates and home-roasted coffee. Ring Fergus Dowding on 01935 822202 to order any food from these producers, or to ask for a stall at one of our markets.
All Saints Church Martock Advent Market

All Saints Church Martock Advent Market

Saturday, 18 November 2017
All Saints Church Advent Market Saturday 18th November 10.30am till 3.00pm Christmas Gifts, Cards, Cakes, Preserves, Raffles, etc. Lunches and Refreshments available Your Countdown to Christmas
ESOL (English for speakers of other Languages) Course

ESOL (English for speakers of other Languages) Course

Tuesday, 21 November 2017
· Sessions take place at the George, Church Street, Martock. Please go to the rear car park entrance to the George and follow signs for 'English'. · Tuesdays: 10 am – 12pm. · The sessions are very informal lessons aimed at absolute beginners and open to any non-native speakers in the village with the idea of helping them integrate into the community more easily. · Cost: 50p per lesson. · Tutor: Sarah Roberts - 07940 842369

Illustrated Talk in aid of RNLI

Wednesday, 22 November 2017
“ANIMAL PASSIONS” ANIMAL SUBJECTS in BRITISH ART from MARMADUKE CRADOCK to DAVID SHEPHERD An illustrated talk by Richard Kay, Lawrences Auctioneer's Picture Expert. In Long Sutton Village Hall 6-30 pm for 7-15 pm Tickets: £15 (to include a glass of wine & canapés) Telephone: 01458 251282 for tickets. In aid of RNLI
Come for Coffee, Martock Parish Hall

Come for Coffee, Martock Parish Hall

Friday, 24 November 2017
Come and enjoy a cafetiere of coffee (£1 pp) and home-made cakes (from 50p) in the Parish Hall from 10.00.- 12 noon. Last Friday each month (excluding December) Occasional market stalls. Profits shared between Parish Hall Fund and charities. Harmony 303 community choir will be singing at 11.00 a.m this month.
THE GUARDIANS OF MARTOCK CHURCH concert in All Saint's Church, Martock

THE GUARDIANS OF MARTOCK CHURCH concert in All Saint's Church, Martock

Saturday, 25 November 2017
The CWMBACH Choir from South Wales at 7.30 pm Tickets priced at £10 on the door or £9 in advance will be available from Martock News, Martock Gallery or by phoning 01935 822706. Accompanied children aged under 16 will be admitted free.
Martock Film Night - Parish Hall

Martock Film Night - Parish Hall

Saturday, 25 November 2017
Whisky Galore (PG). Lyrical comedy about the aftermath of SS Politician, an 8000-ton cargo ship sailing for Kingston, Jamaica with a cargo of 28,000 cases of malt whisky running aground off the Island of Eriskay in the Outer Hebrides in 1941. Film starts at 7.30pm, doors open 7pm. Tickets £5.50 in advance from Martock News, Moorlands Precinct and Martock Gallery, Water St. or £6 on the door. For more information see our new website http://www.martockfilmnight.co.uk/ Refreshments available.
Martock Local History Group

Martock Local History Group

Tuesday, 28 November 2017
The Postal System: Roger Marsh on how the post developed from mediaeval times up until 1840. Roger has talked to us before about railways around Yeovil, knows his stuff and speaks and explains well. In Martock we still have our Post Office next to Martock’s main post horse and victualling station, the White Hart, with a big curved window to watch the mail horses coming. 7 for 7.30 pm At Martock School, Elmleigh Road, TA12 6EF Admission £3 or annual subscription for only £10 Contact Fergus Dowding on 01935 822202 for more info
Come for Christmas Coffee, Martock

Come for Christmas Coffee, Martock

Friday, 8 December 2017
Come and enjoy mulled wine & seasonal snacks as well as the usual fare in the Parish Hall from 10.30.- 12.30 noon. Profits shared between Parish Hall Fund and charities.

Santa Dash

Sunday, 10 December 2017
The Santa Dash is a festive and fun-filled event aimed at runners, non-runners, families, work teams and in fact, just about anyone! It's a great way to get into the Christmas spirit while helping to raise vital funds for your local hospice. 9am to 2pm at Yeovil Country Park, BA20 1QZ. Please visit our website to book your tickets now - https://www.st-margarets-hospice.org.uk/Event/santa-dash-2017.

Martock & District Gardening Society

Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Christmas Lunch. Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month, 7.00pm for 7.30pm. at Martock Primary School unless otherwise stated. Annual membership £10.00, visitors very welcome - £2.00 per meeting. Further information from Gareth Isaac on 01935 823366 or Brian Yearley on 01935 829705.

Martock Carers Support Group

Wednesday, 13 December 2017
A monthly support group for anyone who cares for a family member, friend or neighbour. Join us at the Pavilion Martock Recreation Ground, Stoke Road. 10.30-12 noon every second Wednesday.
Sing for Somerset

Sing for Somerset

Saturday, 16 December 2017
SING FOR SOMERSET RINGS IN THE CHRISTMAS SEASON!Somerset Community Foundation is once again inviting members of the public to join them for their annual Sing for Somerset carol service in the magnificent Wells Cathedral on Saturday, December 16 at 7pm. Admission is free, no tickets are required and doors will open at 6.15pm.

Sing For Somerset Carol Service

Saturday, 16 December 2017
Somerset Community Foundation is once again inviting members of the public to join them for their annual Sing for Somerset carol service in the magnificent Wells Cathedral on Saturday, December 16 at 7pm. Admission is free, no tickets are required and doors will open at 6.15pm. Sing for Somerset features a festive mix of traditional and contemporary music conducted by Laurence Blyth, featuring the Mid-Somerset Orchestra, Somerset Voices choir and organist Matthew Redman. Carol sheets will be provided for all to join in the festivities. The retiring collection will benefit the work of Somerset Community Foundation. For more information, email: info@somersetcf.org.uk or call 01749 344949.

Martock Women's Institute

Wednesday, 20 December 2017
Martock Women’s Institute meets on the third Wednesday of each month, unless otherwise stated, 2.00 pm at The Recreation Ground Pavilion, Stoke Road, Martock. Meetings usually start with WI news and business, followed by a Speaker or activity and refreshments. This month Christmas Social Afternoon. Visitors and new members most welcome. For further details, please contact Brenda Swindells, President, on 01935 508265