What's on

July 2017



NOW ! It's time to start art & crafting.

More details here.

Entry Form here.
Until 30th September

  HALF PRICE MEAL OFFER (The Bell Inn).   Click here for details

Monday 3rd 
9:45am to 10:45am

 COMMUNITY COFFEE MORNING  (Memorial Hall)  All welcome. 

Monday 10th  2:00pm to 4:00pm

HERITAGE GROUP (at The Dovecote, Leigh on Mendip BA3 5QP). Open to all age groups. A practical session that looks at local history and offers the opportunity to learn how to do your own family history. Cost £1. Booking is required to attend, so please ring Graham on 812889 seven days before the meeting, if you are coming. You will be very welcome.

Monday 10th  7:30pm

WI (in the Memorial Hall).  The work of the Somerset Charity Horseshoes and Handprints. See the WI blog.

Tuesday 11th  1:45pm to 4:00pm

LOMCA "KURLING" (Meet at the Memorial Hall). Visit to Holcombe for a re-match. Keep fit and healthy with a bit of gentle exercise and lots of fun. No need to book, open to all.

Saturday 15th  11:00am to 4:00pm
OPEN GARDENS WITH HERITAGE TRAIL (all over the village).  Raising funds for FOLC. Free minibus for outlying properties. Tickets £4 on the day from St Giles Church, BA3 5QJ. Details from Graham 812889. Click for poster.
Monday 17th
 10:00am to 2:00pm

ACTIVE LIVING CENTRE (Meet at Memorial Hall to leave at 10:00am)  Visit to the Earth Science Centre, Stoke St Michael including a presentation about "Bats and their conservation",  followed by lunch (£5). Booking for visit essential by 11th July (Graham or Caroline on 812889).

Monday 17th  7:00pm

PARISH COUNCIL MEETING - (Memorial Hall, Committee Room)

Tuesday 18th  11:40am to 12:00 noon

MOBILE LIBRARY at the Memorial Hall car park (11:40 to 12:00) (every 4 weeks)

Friday 21st  7:30pm

WHIST DRIVE (in the Recreation Field Clubhouse).  

Sunday 23rd  2:00pm to 5:30pm

BELL RINGINGThe Leigh on Mendip bell ringers will be attempting to ring a peal at St Giles church on Sunday 23rd July.  We will be starting at 2pm and will be ringing continuously for about 3 ½ hours.  If we are successful this will be the first peal to be rung by a band of mostly local ringers for many years.  For two of our village ringers it will be their first peal. More bell ringing news here.


Other future dates

Saturday 9th September 

RIDE AND STRIDE (St Giles Church)   Puzzled? Click here.   Raising funds for FOLC.

Saturday 9th & 10th September   10:00am to 4:00pm daily

ARTS & CRAFTS EXHIBITION (in the Memorial Hall). Free and open to anyone connected to the village. Info.    Entry Form.

Look out! for this year's competition - something to beat last year's giant jigsaw and get everyone crafting.

Saturday 7th October   2:00pm to 4:00pm

WI JUMBLE SALE (Memorial Hall) 

Saturday 14th October 

MURDER MYSTERY SUPPER (Memorial Hall)   Raising funds for FOLC.

Weekend 4th & 5th November 

ART EXHIBITION (St Giles Church)   Raising funds for FOLC.

Friday 8th December 

CHRISTMAS FAIR (Memorial Hall).  Raising funds for FOLC.

Weekend 9th & 10th December 

CHRISTMAS TREE FESTIVAL (St Giles Church).  Raising funds for FOLC.
Saturday 27th January 2018
BURNS NIGHT SUPPER (Memorial Hall). This popular night of whisky, haggis and poetry, to be repeated again by the Bell Ringers. Celebrate the birthday of Scotland’s greatest poet. A date for your 2018 diaries!

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