What's on


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

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Martock Local History Group

Martock Local History Group

Tuesday, 27 June 2017
Visit to Gawbridge Mill. A large mill complex still with its undershot water wheel and flagstone lined sump. Full of interest, and keen and knowledgeable owners too. Annual membership is £10 for all 10 meetings, or £3 per meeting. Everyone very welcome. Starts at 6.00 pm.For more info www.martockhistory.co.uk or contact Fergus Dowding on 822202
Martock Citizens Advice

Martock Citizens Advice

Tuesday, 27 June 2017
Citizens Advice every Tuesday 10 am to 1 pm in Martock Youth Centre, Church Street, Martock from 28 March 2017.

Sunbeams Babies & Toddlers Group

Wednesday, 28 June 2017
Sunbeams is open for babies and pre school aged children and their carers on a Wednesday morning from 10-11:45. 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
Singing for All

Singing for All

Wednesday, 28 June 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, Martock. Everyone is welcome.
Come for Coffee, Martock Parish Hall

Come for Coffee, Martock Parish Hall

Friday, 30 June 2017
Come and enjoy a cafetiere of coffee (£1 pp) and home-made cakes (from 50p) in the Parish Hall from 10.00.- 12noon. Last Friday each month (excluding December) Occasional market stalls. Profits shared between Parish Hall Fund and charities.

Boccia (indoor bowls) Every Tuesday

Friday, 30 June 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.
Retro Fundraising Car Rally, Martock

Retro Fundraising Car Rally, Martock

Sunday, 2 July 2017
5th Annual Charity car rally, with cavalcade through Martock and Retro Fundraising Show at Martock Recreation Ground. Licensed bar, food, teas, kids rides and games, Yeovil Freewheelers Blood Bikes, Martock Fire Engine Display, shops, stalls and attractions. For more information, see: www.retrofundraising.co.uk. All proceeds to Martock Charity Shop.
Incas, Altitude and Rain Forests

Incas, Altitude and Rain Forests

Tuesday, 4 July 2017
Come and hear stories from Marian and Geoff Singleton's Peruvian Challenge in aid of St. Margaret's Hopsice and Martock school at Martock School at 7.00 p.m. Tickets £6 including Andean refreshments available from Martock School or from geoffsingleton@btinternet.com
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, 8 July 2017
The Guardians of Martock Church are hosting a Gilbert & Sullivan event for the first time and it will be a special treat for all music lovers. Thirty members of the Society will sing an hour of favourite songs from the Gilbert & Sullivan repertoire and then, after the interval, they will present a fully-costumed performance of “Trial by Jury”, a court case about a breach of promise. Tickets will be £12 on the door or £10 from Martock News, Martock Gallery or by phoning 01935 822706. Accompanied children aged under 16 will be admitted free.
Martock Farmers Market

Martock Farmers Market

Saturday, 8 July 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.
Martock Local History Group

Martock Local History Group

Tuesday, 11 July 2017
Visit to the site of the Duke of Monmouth’s ill fated Battle of Sedgemoor. 2 pm at Westonzoyland Church. Annual membership is £10 for all 10 meetings, or £3 per meeting. Everyone very welcome. For more info www.martockhistory.co.uk or contact Fergus Dowding on 822202

Martock Carers Support Group

Wednesday, 12 July 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 on the second Wednesday of every month.

Time for Tea

Friday, 14 July 2017
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 Junior Players Pirates of the Curry Bean

Martock Junior Players Pirates of the Curry Bean

Saturday, 15 July 2017
Pirates of the Curry Bean by Craig Hawes. A tale of buckling swashes and rowdy songs, with a few comic twists along the way. Laugh and jeer as the crew take you all over the high-seas, whilst keeping the wind in their sails; but that will probably be the beans! On 15th July at 7.30 p.m. and 16th July at 2.20 p.m. the Parish Hall, Martock. Tickets £6 on the door and online.

Martock Womens Institute

Wednesday, 19 July 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: 'Members meeting', with presentation and discussion on 'Loneliness'. Visitors and new members most welcome. For further details, please contact Brenda Swindells, President, on 01935 508265

Health Walk Martock

Friday, 21 July 2017
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, excluding December and January.
Handmade Craft Market at Yandles

Handmade Craft Market at Yandles

Saturday, 22 July 2017
Free family friendly day out supporting over 75 Stalls selling all manner of handmade goods. Along with lots of lovely stalls you will find demonstrations from leading woodworking and craft suppliers, along with make and takes, in store special offers, discounts. Information will be regularly updated on our facebook page

Martock & District Gardening Society

Wednesday, 26 July 2017
Day trip to Dipley Mill Garden, Hampshire, with afternoon tea. 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 Hon Sec. Mrs Jenny Becker on (01935) 822144
Come for Coffee, Martock Parish Hall

Come for Coffee, Martock Parish Hall

Friday, 28 July 2017
Come and enjoy a cafetiere of coffee (£1 pp) and home-made cakes (from 50p) in the Parish Hall from 10.00.- 12noon. Last Friday each month (excluding December) Occasional market stalls. Profits shared between Parish Hall Fund and charities.