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!
If you missed it last year then here's another chance to see "STALBRIDGE FOR SALE 1918, THE FASCINATING EXHIBITION BY STALBRIDGE HISTORY SOCIETY". In 1918 almost every house, farm and plot of land in Stalbridge was sold to the highest bidder during a 2 day auction by just one man... Lord Stalbridge. This enthralling exhibition takes you back to a time when you could buy an entire public house for the princely sum of £240...but only if you could afford it!
THIS EXHIBITION RUNS FROM 10AM TO 5PM ON THE 16TH AND 17TH NOVEMBER 2019 IN THE COMMUNITY HALL AT STALBRIDGE HALL, LOWER ROAD, STALBRIDGE.
The exhibition is free, but all donations are welcome.
Refreshments will be available.
There will also be an opportunity to meet The Stalbridge Archive Group and catch up on how the "Dig" is going at Stalbridge Park.
In the main hall from 10am to 3pm on the same weekend (16th and 17th November 2019) Tomorrow's Museum for Dorset Inflatable Museum comes to Stalbridge Hall! In collaboration with Artsreach, Tomorrow’s Museum for Dorset on Tour has been bringing the Inflatable Museum to rural communities around Dorset exploring the county’s rich history and cultural heritage. This tour is a great opportunity to bring the experience of visiting the Museum to Dorset’s towns and villages offering a free, fun drop-in to learn about the Museums current redevelopment. Take part in engaging activities and handle real objects from our collection including: Archaeology, Natural History, Social History and Fossils. There will be children trails, and our popular ‘Make and Create’ workshops inspired by the Museum’s collections.
We look forward to meeting you!
ADMISSION IS FREE and everyone is welcome - Suitable for all ages!
Saturday, 16 November and Sunday 17th November 2019 from 11:00-15:00 At Stalbridge Hall
The Blackmore Vale Group of The Somerset and Dorset Family History Society present "The Consequences of Conquest" or "What did the Normans do for us?" This fascinating talk by Andrew Vickers takes place on Wednesday 13th November at 2.30pm in The Hub at Stalbridge. Doors open 2pm. All are welcome- £3 members /£4 non-members.
On Friday the 29th November 2019 Stalbright will be holding their annual Stalbridge Lantern Parade to The Ring to switch on the lights on the lime tree for Christmas 2019. Due to Elf and Safety you need to register in order to take part. Click on the button below to book your place on the parade and also book your places for one of our lantern making workshops.
This year the Stalbright Lantern Parade will assemble at The Guggleton Farm Arts Project in Station Road, opposite the Hub. For more information on the parade click on the button below.
We would like this year for the Ring, The High Street and Church Hill to be lit up like no other town from Friday 29th November (Lantern Parade night) right through the Festive period. For more information on this, and the chance to have your free Christmas tree and light set loan to put on your wall bracket just click on the button below.
The Guggleton Arts Project in Station Road, Stalbridge present Jo Burt, "ME, Myself & Icons", live! on Saturday 30th November 2019. Doors open at 6.30pm, music from 7.30pm. Tickets are £15 in advance (details below) or on the door at £20 (limited availability). Come and listen to some superb laid back music and true stories from an extraordinary life in entertainment...
TUESDAY 5TH NOVEMBER IS FIREWORKS NIGHT IN STALBRIDGE THIS YEAR! THE STALBRIDGE SCOUT GROUP ALWAYS PUT ON A GREAT SHOW AND THIS YEAR WILL UNDOUBTEDLY BE NO EXCEPTION. THE GATES OPEN AT 6.15PM AT THE TOP PARK AND REFRESHMENTS WILL BE AVAILABLE AS WELL AS THE USUAL TASTY BARBECUE, SO PUT IT IN YOUR DIARY NOW...IT'S NOT THAT LONG TO GO NOW! TICKETS ON THE GATE ARE PRICED £4 ADULTS, £3 CHILDREN (UNDER 16) AND £12 FAMILY TICKET (2 ADULTS AND 2 CHILDREN).
Stalbridge Primary School PTA are putting on an Adult Halloween Disco on Friday 1st November 2019 from 8pm till midnight. There will be a fully stocked bar provided by the team from Digby Tap and disco supplied by Nigel. We will also have a mini raffle and a donations bucket on the bar. All money raised from ticket sales and on the night will be going towards a new ICT server for the school.
Tickets are £5 beforehand and on the door
fancy dress is fully encouraged ;) .. prize for best fancy dress !
It promises to be a fun food and facts evening on Saturday 21st September at The Stalbridge HARVEST SUPPER and Quiz Night being held at Stalbridge Hall.
This great community event is a 7.00pm for 7.30pm do!
Adult tickets are £6 each. Children under 12 free. Please bring your own drink and cutlery with you for the evening. Tickets for this event are available to purchase from Stalbridge Post Office.
It's that thyme again! Thyme for the Spirehill Street Food Evening at Thyme after Time Cafe in Stalbridge which takes place on Friday 11th October at 7pm. Their themed dining evenings are so popular these days that tickets are snapped up pretty quickly, so here's your chance to get in on their foodie fest for October. The Spirehill Streetfood Evening is inspired by the streetfood culture from different countries around the world, everything from Nachos to Kofta. An eclectic mix of succulent street savouries and street sweet treats to tangle your tastebuds! Have a look at their Sumptuous Streetfood Servings from the menu below...
Baked Nachos with spicy tomato sauce and cheese
Sticky pork ribs
Carrot and cumin Bhajis with Dorset yoghurt and mint dip
Sticky sesame glazed sausages with with wholegrain mustard dip
Smoked paprika and lime prawn skewers
choose from some or all of the following-
Lamb Kofta skewers with tomato chilli sauce and wraps
Chunky beef chilli with kidney and black beans
Sweet Potato and chick pea Tagine
Street cart fries
Corn and avocado salad
Griddled halloumi and mint salad with Dorset watercress
Chocolate cookie Pizza
Baklava with honey and pistachios
‘Build you own sundae’ with fruit, jelly, meringues, cream and icecream
We hope you will come and join us for a fun evening!
Friday, 11th October at 7pm.
Price per head £29.50 per person
You are, as ever, welcome to bring your own alcohol, we simply charge you £1 per person to cover glass washing and bottle disposal. You might be interested to know we have recently put in for our alcohol license for our café which will enable us to sell alcohol, which for some of you will make you very happy. If however you think you would still like to bring your own then this will remain unchanged.
The Gillingham & Shaftesbury Show takes place this Wednesday 14th August 2019. Organisers say "IT’S GOING TO BE A GREAT SHOW...The Gillingham & Shaftesbury Show is one of the largest one day agricultural shows in the south, held on our own Turnpike Showground in North Dorset. This traditional show is always held on a Wednesday in August and regularly has an attendance of over 24,000 people. The 2019 Show looks all set to be one of the best events ever, with a record number of trade exhibitors, a great range of attractions for all the family and entries for the competitive classes being received at a record rate".
Download the show bus timetable below and find out more info by visiting the show website...
As many of you will know, during August Thyme after Time Cafe in Stalbridge host Spirefest their mini music festival.
This year it is on Saturday, August 10th from 6pm-midnight!
This year we have three brilliant local bands coming to play for us including our headline act...
Stone Groove perform a balanced mix of disco, funk, soul, rock and pop classics from the likes of Chic, Stevie Wonder and Michael Jackson alongside the more modern grooves of Daft Punk, Bruno Mars, The Killers and Jamiroquai. For more information click on the picture above to visit their website
Our Cafe / Spirefest address is -Spire Hill Farm, Thornhill, Stalbridge, DT10 2SG
telephone 01963 362202
FOR MORE INFO ON BANDS, FOOD AND DRINK AND HOW TO GET TICKETS VISIT THE THYME AFTER TIME CAFE WEBSITE BY CLICKING ON THE BUTTON BELOW
Just George's Carnival Club Fun Day will take place at Stalbridge Hall on Saturday 6th July 2019, starting at 12 noon. Over 25 stalls, BBQ, Bar, Bouncy Castle, Skittles, Plus lots more! The day will run into the evening with Pig Races, Disco, Fancy Dress for Adults and Kids.
A percentage of the overall profit will be donated to the Wessex Neurological Centre at Southampton Hospital, Charity reg no: 1051543
An Evening of "Call My Bluff". The Original Format panel game. One word, three meanings. Who on the panel is telling the truth? You and your team of up to 6 people in total have the chance to win the £30 cash prize! £3 per person, payable on the door, so no need to book! Bring your own drink and nibbles and a bit of spare cah for the Raffle! Starts at 7.00pm on Saturday 22nd June 2019 at Stalbridge Hall.
Everyone is welcome!
Proceeds to Stalbridge Petanque (Boules) and Croquet Pitches
Stalbridge Primary School are having a Quiz Night and Nibbles on Friday 24th May at Stalbridge Primary School. There will be refreshments and a raffle during the evening. Raising money for your local primary school !
Doors Open 7pm Quiz starts 7:30pm
Cash prize £50.00 !!!
Teams - Min 2 players Max 6 players
Cost - £5.00 Per Person
We need to know Team Names and numbers before the night so we know how many to cater food for, so please email your Team Name and numbers to:
Margot and Steve invite you to sample some succulent seafood at their next themed dinner evening at Thyme After time Café in Stalbridge... SOFISHTICATION ! including a gorgeous mediterranean Paella, which Margot will be cooking up outside in their marquee. Why not have a look at their menu for the evening by visiting their website, then give them a call to book your table! (Hint....these events get fully booked really quickly)
Jude Newport tells us about forthcoming activities at Gray's of Stalbridge..."Our next pop in for coffee and cake club is on the 25th of April, with Brenda, Jenny and Shirley bringing yummy cakes for us to try.
On the 26th April in the evening Joan Chapman will be at Gray's : Seichem Healing - Working with addictions
Individual & private Healing sessions for self development, with initial consultation.
Struggling with any kind of addiction? This method of Healing works at our deepest level by reaching deep within the emotions to find the core disturbances.
This Healing offers the benefit of assisting the body in cleansing itself from toxins, speeds up the physical healing process as it accelerates the body's self healing capabilities, releasing stress and anxiety and clearing addictive pattenrns.
Introductory cost per 30 minute session is £25, subsequent sessions £20
Please message Joan for further details and methods of payments on 07765449605 or email email@example.com
Please remember Karen from Hambledon Health is available here for Homeopathy, Bio Resonance testing and Sports Massage to book please contact Karen on 01258 458120 and ask to book at Gray's
And anyone wanting to book a Craft and Cream tea afternoon please contact me on 07494 620685. We can offer a choice of Silver earrings, creating lovely things with polymer clay, decorated tote bags, Needle felting or just relax and have your nails filed and painted. prices from £20 per person
Also anyone wanting to rent Gray's as a pop up shop or use our private space for a therapy room please let me know.
Wishing you all a very Happy Easter and enjoy the Sunshine" - Jude