Young stars of tommorow will be exhibiting at the Guggleton Farm Arts Project in Stalbridge from Saturday 30th November 2019 until Saturday 14th December 2019. Isabel de Pelet and artistic director Deanne Tremlett welcome you to this treat of an annual event. For details see below and visit the Guggleton website to find out more about this thriving arts venue in Stalbridge.
FORGE FABRICS of Stalbridge are having a "Black Friday Sale", with 20% OFF ALL STOCK ITEMS!
Forge Fabrics is a small family run business in Stalbridge, Dorset. They have a beautiful little shop filled with fabrics for all uses, crafting, dressmaking and soft furnishing.
You will find everything you need for knitting, crocheting, sewing and needlecrafts.
They also have a busy workshop making bespoke curtains, blinds and soft furnishings for the home, and would be happy to to come to your home and give advice as well as take measurements to give you an accurate quote and peace of mind.
Visit the Forge Fabrics website for more details
Every month the Benefice of Spirehill produces a monthly magazine. In addition to church news (from all the local churches), there is news from local societies in Stalbridge (Women's Institute, the Garden Society and more. The monthly benefice magazine is available in each of the parish churches, and in these retail outlets in Stalbridge: Dikes, the Post Office and Stalbridge Pharmacy. You can also download it by clicking on the button below...
Its not on Boxing Day but it is boxing! Join Shaun and Pete for the charity bout of the year at Sturminster Newton Boxing Club. This Charity event is being held on Thursday 19th December. Doors open at 7pm. Tickets on door (£5 adults and £2.50 child) with donations accepted on the night. All money raised will go children's Cancer charities based in Dorset. See below for details of the charities...
We are a self-funding organization run by dedicated volunteers with the aim of promoting fitness, discipline, friendship, fair play, respect and confidence increasing the quality of life for local children and adults. We aim to make boxing and fitness activities affordable to all walks of life, including local schools and other local sports organizations.
Sturminster Newton Amateur Boxing Club, Unit 9, Richmar Trading Centre, DORSET DT10 1AZ
A handy guide to when your Stalbridge recycling and rubbish bins will be collected over the Christmas Period running from 24th December to 13th January. Did you know? Dorset Council will collect up to two extra sacks of rubbish placed beside your bin on your first rubbish collection after Boxing Day. They will also collect extra recycling that doesn't fit in your recycling bin if it is placed in your own boxes. Please keep glass in a seperate box. Please note that the council do not collect Christmas trees anymore, either as rubbish or recycling, but Sherborne recycling centre is open from 10am to 4pm every day except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day.
Morocco is coming to Stalbridge for Christmas! Join us at Grays of Stalbridge in the High Street from 10th to 24th December for a mint tea and peruse our stocking fillers, gifts, handmade crafts, berber silver, and carpets. This Pop-up Moroccan Shop is run by Lalla Mimouna Boutique. Their facebook site says.. "We are a Moroccan-British company based in Essaouira, Morocco. Passionate about the traditional, beautiful, and intricate work of the artisans of Mogador".
Stalbridge Town Council invite you to enter their Christmas Wreath Contest, with a chance to win a £25 Christmas Hamper! Will you make a Real or Recycled Wreath? Click on the button below to visit the council website for more details and to fill in your entry form online. Good luck!
Stalbridge Hall present "The Moscow Drug Club" on Sunday 8th December 2019 at 7.30pm for an eclectic 1930s Berlin cabaret experience with wine by the bottle, vodka and Moscow Mule cocktails! Stalbridge Hall in Stalbridge, Dorset is quickly gaining a county wide reputation for putting on a varied and exciting mix of art, music and theatre, so refreshing and innovative that they are attracting large audiences far from their local area. A classic example is their next offering of theatrical excellence...The Moscow Drug Club. This 1930s Cabaret evening combines the original material of Moscow Drug Club Cabaret with songs by the likes of Jacques Brel, Leonard Cohen and Bertolt Brecht, providing an intoxicating and intimate musical experience. Back on the Artsreach circuit by popular demand, The Moscow Drug Club perform with guitar, accordion, double bass, trumpet and vocals. Promoted and supported by ArtsReach, ArtsCouncilSouthWest and Blanchards Bailey Solicitors this is an artistic, musical and theatrical event not to be missed.
Book your tickets in advance from Williams Florist in Station Road, Stalbridge for £10 adult, £6 (U18s) or £26 Family ticket or online by clicking on the button below... and find out more by visiting the Moscow Drug Club website.
Stalbridge Primary School are holding their Christmas Fair & Market on Friday 22nd November 2019 from 15:15-19:00 at the Primary School in Duck Lane, Stalbridge. They will be putting on their usual fun festive Christmas fete & grotto, but this year it's going to be bigger! There will be market stalls in the playground - a lovely Christmas market to start your Christmas shopping! There will be some furry friends coming along for the children to see, a BBQ, carol singing and lots more... The school hope you can all join them for a fun festive evening. Those attending So Far are:
Raffle run by the PTA in main hall
Grotto - from 3:30 (time slots available from week before)
Game stalls run by teachers in main hall
Game Stalls by the PTA in yr2
Face painting in yr2
Tea,coffee, hot chocolate & mince pies served in yr1
Stalbridge Pre - School
Sweet Treats - Sue will be back selling her yummy sweets & Treats
Stalbridge Singers - 4:30-5pm
BBQ - Templecombe Scouts
Blackmore Vale Lions
Donkeys from Rebecca Goddard
Stalbridge Toddler Group - nearly new sale clothes and toys
Judy Penfold - Pop Up Gallery
Hedgehog Rescue of Hazelbury Bryan
Cake Me Crazy - Selling Cakes
Glow with Gem - Bodyshop Products
Father Christmas will be visiting Stalbridge in his sleigh in the days before Christmas 2019. On Saturday 21st December from 5.30pm until 8.30pm he will be visiting The West Side of Stalbridge and on Monday 23rd December from 5.30pm until 8.30pm he will be visiting The East Side of Stalbridge. Have a look at our map below to show you which side of Stalbridge you live in!
This is all thanks to the Blackmore Vale Lions, who know Santa very well, and will be helping him on the night. So don't forget to get that tin of coins out and make a donation to the very worthy causes that the Lions support!