What's on


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

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Tea and Table Games

Tea and Table Games

Friday, 1 December 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

Boccia (indoor bowls) Every Tuesday

Tuesday, 5 December 2017
Play Boccia at Swallowfields, Mow Barton, North Street, Martock every Tuesday morning 11 to 12.30 pm. You play it sitting down so if necessary you could even be in a wheelchair and it is like indoor bowls. It can get quite competitive!! You just need to wear comfortable clothes so you can lean forward without restriction. We ask for a donation of £1 which covers a cuppa afterwards. Contact Wendy Clemmey on 03701924363 for more information.
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.

Time for Tea

Friday, 8 December 2017
Time For Tea in the Community at Martock United Reformed Church, Bower Hinton on second Friday of each month, from 2 pm to 4 pm. Everyone welcome, Carers and the Cared For. Contact: Clive Jones 01935 822929

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.
Free Legal Advice Clinic

Free Legal Advice Clinic

Wednesday, 13 December 2017
Pardoes, Solicitors are holding free legal clinics at The Parish Hall, Church Street, Martock from 9 am to 12 noon on 13th and 27th December. 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

Sunbeams Babies & Toddlers Group

Wednesday, 13 December 2017
Sunbeams is open for babies and pre school aged children and their carers on a Wednesday morning from 10-11:45 a.m. It's held at Martock Christian Fellowship during term time only. We provide lots of toys and play equipment, ride on toys, play dough, children and adult crafts, snacks, drinks and a song time as well as termly parties and events. Contact: Naomi Maynard 01935 827766http://www.wearemcf.org

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.

U3A Martock and District Christmas Social

Wednesday, 13 December 2017
The U3A Christmas social takes place on Wednesday December 13th at 2.00pm in the Parish Hall. Martock.Mulled wine and mince pies of course, and entertainment by the Somer singers, an Acapella group. New members welcome.
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
Merry Martock

Merry Martock

Thursday, 28 December 2017
Do you feel lonely at Christmas time? Do you miss having companionship over the festive period? Please join us for a seated buffet at the Parish Hall, Church Street, Martock between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. To find out more click on the title above.
Free Legal Advice Clinic

Free Legal Advice Clinic

Wednesday, 10 January 2018
Pardoes, Solicitors are holding free legal clinics at The Parish Hall, Church Street, Martock from 9 am to 12 noon on 10th and 24 January 2018. 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, 10 January 2018
'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

U3A Martock - Meeting

Wednesday, 10 January 2018
The University of the 3rd Age January meeting will take place on the 2.00pm n the Parish Hall, Martock. There will be a talk by Iris Chappell from the Guide dogs for the Blind association on her experience as a puppy walker.

Time for Tea

Friday, 12 January 2018
Time For Tea in the Community at Martock United Reformed Church, Bower Hinton on SECOND Friday of EACH month, from 2pm to 4 pm. Everyone welcome, Carers and the Cared For Contact: Clive Jones 01935 822929
Martock Farmers Market

Martock Farmers Market

Saturday, 13 January 2018
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.
Martock Film Night - Parish Hall

Martock Film Night - Parish Hall

Saturday, 13 January 2018
Lost in Paris (12A) Replete with the amazing antics and intricately choreographed slapstick that has come to define Abel and Gordon’s work, Lost in Paris is a wondrously fun and hectic tale of peculiar people finding love while lost in the City of Lights. 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. Refreshments available.

Health Walk

Friday, 19 January 2018
FREE Health Walk in Martock and everyone is welcome. Walks are friendly and about 45 minutes long, they are led by trained volunteers at a pace suitable to the group. Meet at 9.30am at the Precinct in Martock on the third Friday of every month. Contact Maggie Ludbrook 01935 824252
Martock Local History Group

Martock Local History Group

Tuesday, 23 January 2018
The Roman Army in Somerset a localised and modern day talk with props on what the Romans got up to around here by John Smith. 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