Our roving photographer Carolyn Roden has been out amongst the buttercups
Bus services in Stalbridge seem to change their timetable every five minutes. We tried to catch up with the latest timetables so you can actually plan a journey...
Click on the service buttons below to download and save the latest timetables...
The Gartell Light Railway is open to the public on
BANK HOLIDAY MONDAY 29th MAY
We open at 10:00 and operate our frequent train service between 10:30 and 16:30
The Gartell Light Railway is a delightful narrow gauge railway in South Somerset.
The railway is privately operated by the Gartell family and their friends and is specially opened to the public only on selected dates through the year.
FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT OUR WEBSITE BY CLICKING ON THE BUTTON BELOW
On Saturday 20th May The Church of St. Mary in Stalbridge held their Springfest event. Here are some of the photos taken at this extremely enjoyable and successful event.
SCARS Monthly Meeting will be held on Friday 30th June from 2-4pm at The Hub, Station Road, Stalbridge. New members always welcome. SCARS is a self funding support group offering companionship and friendship to anyone diagnosed with cancer, a survivor of cancer, friends or family who feel they could benefit from the support of others who have been touched by a cancer diagnosis. If you require any further information do contact firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone Tracy White, Founder/Chairperson on 07834 996473.
We know the weather is looking a bit hit and miss for the weekend at the moment, but Springfest Has got it covered! The weather forecast is currently showing "occasional showers" for Saturday, with sun inbetween, so fingers crossed everyone for a bright, sunny day!
Just in case it isn't so fine we have the use of Stalbridge Hall, so whatever the weather...
Come to SpringFest !
Saturday 20th May, 12.30 to 4.30
outside or inside Stalbridge Hall...(or both!)
A Fun, Family Festival, packed with attractions for young and old.
Donkey Rides - Sumo Suits (for childen and adults) - Pimms Tent - Barbecue - Open Bar - Cream Teas - Bouncy Castle - Football Penalty Shoot Out - Vintage Jet Aircraft Cockpit - Grandads Jazz Band - Glitter Tatoos - The Stalbridge SIngers - Prize Raffle - Ice Creams - Face Painting - Art Exhibition - Pete and His Young Guitarists and lots more! All brought to you by St. Mary's Church in Stalbridge, with Games and Competitions for all ages and Prizes to be won!
Brand New Fortnightly Car Boot Sale
Henstridge Airfield ✈️ (BA8 0TN)
Beginning Sun 4th June - 11am to 4pm
We're bringing you a brand new car boot sale complete with tea tent!
The airfield cafe will also be open, serving a selection of food and drinks, including cooked breakfasts and lunches.
Pitch fee - £5
Buyers - FREE ENTRY
Sellers arrive for set up 10am
Buyers permitted from 11am
Dogs welcome! 🐶 Please do not leave them in the car! Water bowls available.
Aircraft, food and making some pennies or grabbing some bargains...what more could you want 😁
Feel free to share the event and invite others. Spread the word and help make this a success!
If you're interested in holding a stall, please let us know. No booking is required but we'd love to have an idea of how many to expect 👍🏻
Any enquiries, please contact Bouncingbuddies@mail.com with the subject: Car Boot
Come and join us at Gray's of Stalbridge for tea, coffee and cakes on the 13th July from 9:00–14:00. There will also be a raffle with some lovely prizes.
This morning will be raising funds for further research into Retinitis Pigmentosa. This money will be added to the stamp collecting funds and the grand total raised will be announced in November. For more info please call 01963 365800
SUNDAY LUNCH AT THE SWAN STALBRIDGE!
This coming Sunday 14th May, The Swan will be serving roast dinner from 12 midday until 3pm. There will be a choice of Roast Beef or Lamb with 5 vegetables and homemade Yorkshire Puds. £9.95 per person.
Desserts will be available at £3.45. This weeks choice will be:
Baileys Cheese Cake, Profiteroles or Apple & Raspberry Crumble
all served with Cream, Ice Cream or Custard.
To book, please ring 01963 362224
There will be a public meeting of Stalbridge Community Library Management Group at 7.00pm on Tuesday 30 May in The Hub, Stalbridge.
This meeting will follow The Friends of Stalbridge Library AGM, which starts at 6.30pm.
All are invited to attend both of these meetings to comment on the operation of both groups, make suggestions for improvement and to ask any questions.
It is only by receiving feedback from our customers that we can improve on the service we offer.
We would urge you to attend and we look forward to seeing you-thank you.
THURSDAY 8TH JUNE 9.30AM TO 2.30PM AT GRAYS OF STALBRIDGE, HIGH STREET STALBRIDGE
Create an art work on canvas for your home or as a personalised gift.
Suzanne will show you how to design and cut out your stencils or choose from a selection of previous cut stencils. She will show you layering, lettering and painting techniques.
Everything you need us provided along with a cream tea.
This workshop is £50 per person and you need to pay a £5 deposit to secure your place.
To book your place please call 01963 365800.
WOW something new has arrived at Something Else Fishy!!
We are now offering stone baked pizzas in our brand new pizza oven.
They are currently only going to be available in the restaurant to start with but watch this space.......
Something Else Fishy: 1 High Street, Milborne Port
Greetings Folks, On Saturday 6th May (for 7:30pm start) there will be a "Call My Bluff" Stalbridge Players Social Evening at Stalbridge Hall. There will be a raffle in aid of the Hall and a collection in aid of the Weldmar Hospice. Bring your own food and drink. All members of the Players, friends, family and supporters are welcome. Please let Colin Butt or Jackie Newall know if you are coming so they have an idea of numbers. See you all there! Stuart.