Future events


Martock & District Gardening Society

Tuesday, 8 October 2019
Martock Primary School at 7pm for 7.30pm. A talk by Andrew Clegg about Cartgate Nature Reserve, followed by our Annual General Meeting. Visitors welcome on payment of a £2 fee which includes tea/coffee and biscuits. Annual membership only £10. Further details from Gareth Isaac on 01935 823366.

Martock Farmers' Market - Moorlands shopping Precinct

Saturday, 12 October 2019
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.

Free Health Walk Martock

Friday, 18 October 2019
FREE HEALTH WALKs are friendly and about 45/60mins long, they are led by trained volunteers at a pace suitable to the group. Meet at 9.30 at the Precinct, please come and join us. For further information contact Maggie Ludbrook 01935 824252

Martock Local History Group

Tuesday, 22 October 2019
Julian Orbach on non-conformist chapel buildings and the impact all the different sects have made on our towns and villages. Julian revised the Pevsner for Somerset in 2011 and has many photos. In Martock Primary School Hall, Elmleigh Road. Tea from 7 pm, talk 7,30 pm, free to members, £3 to non members. This is the month for annual membership renewal, only £10.
The Guardians of Martock Church - Spike's Five & Dime Jazz Band

The Guardians of Martock Church - Spike's Five & Dime Jazz Band

Thursday, 24 October 2019
This 6-piece traditional jazz band from South Wales specialises in playing well-known tunes that were recorded in New York by small bands in the 1925-35 period prior to the Big Band era. Three of the players have already performed in Martock. They are all stalwarts of the South Wales Jazz Preservation Society and the band plays many concerts there and in Wessex. £10 on the door or £9 from Martock News, Martock Gallery or 01935 829576. Ample parking at The George, opposite the church & at the nearby Martock Surgery.
Martock Film Night - Parish Hall

Martock Film Night - Parish Hall

Sunday, 27 October 2019
LAST SUMMER (15) During a long hot summer in 1970s Wales, four boys roam free through a neglected rural paradise, until a tragedy strikes that sets them against the adult world and changes their lives forever. The film captures the children's perspective on life perfectly and uses it to challenge adult assumptions about what's best for them. 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.

Free Health Walk Martock

Friday, 15 November 2019
FREE HEALTH WALKs are friendly and about 45/60mins long, they are led by trained volunteers at a pace suitable to the group. Meet at 9.30 at the Precinct, please come and join us. For further information contact Maggie Ludbrook 01935 824252
The Guardians of Martock Church - Cwmbach Male Voice Choir

The Guardians of Martock Church - Cwmbach Male Voice Choir

Wednesday, 20 November 2019
Additional details and ticket prices will follow. Phone 01935 829 576 to order tickets and/or request information
Martock Film Night - Parish Hall

Martock Film Night - Parish Hall

Sunday, 24 November 2019
YESTERDAY (12a) British romantic comedy directed by Danny Boyle and written by Richard Curtis. It stars Himesh Patel as a struggling musician who, after an accident, finds himself the only person who remembers the Beatles... and he finds himself with a very complicated problem, indeed. 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.

Martock Local History Group

Tuesday, 26 November 2019
Ted Udall on ‘slavery to poorhouse’. People who heard Ted talk on parish registers will know he has a deep understanding of history from the perspective of ordinary folk.In Martock Primary School Hall, Elmleigh Road. Tea from 7 pm, talk 7,30 pm, free to members, £3 to non members.