Thursday, 26 July 2018

Choral Evensong this coming Sunday

THIS SUNDAY, 29th JULY, AT 6 PM

CHORAL EVENSONG  at

ST CANDIDA AND HOLY CROSS
WHITCHURCH CANONICORUM

Introit: Bogoroditse devo (Rachmaninov)
Preces and Responses: Ferial
Canticles: Wood in D
Anthem: Blessed be the God and Father (Wesley)

The Whitchurch Occasional Choir, directed by John Bain

Organist: Dr. Richard Godfrey

Monday, 23 July 2018

DATES FOR THE DIARY JULY & AUGUST

SUNDAY 29TH JULY, at 6 pm in the Church

CHORAL EVENSONG, with the Whitchurch Occasional Choir, directed by John Bain. Music by Rachmaninov and Wesley. 


MONDAY 30TH JULY at 6.45 pm in the Village Hall

WHITCHURCH FILM SOCIETY showing Empire of the Sun 


SATURDAY 11TH, SUNDAY 12TH AND TUESDAY 14TH AUGUST, 11 am - 5 pm

OPEN GARDEN AT HARCOMBE HOUSE, PITMANS LANE, MORCOMBELAKE

Jan and Martin Dixon's spectacular hillside garden with stunning views to Charmouth and Lyme Regis. The garden is landscaped, with a series of gravel paths and terraces connected by steps. Home-made Teas and refreshments available.
Admission £5 (children free).

SUNDAY 19TH AUGUST 

THE WHITCHURCH ENSEMBLE - Steven Mingay (clarinet), Paul Colman (viola), James Olsen ('cello), Nicholas Brown (piano) - play Mozart, Beethoven and Bruch. In aid of organ refurbishment. In the Church at 3 pm. Tickets £10 on the door, to incldude and cake.


SUNDAY 26TH AUGUST 

CHORAL EVENSONG, with the Whitchurch Occasional Choir, directed by John Bain. 6pm Church 


MONDAY 27TH AUGUST:

WHITCHURCH, MORCOMBELAKE & RYALL FLOWER AND DOG SHOW: The annual extravaganza of local gardening and artistic talent plus fun and games for all. Details Flower Show (489412) Dog Show (489330).
2-5 pm Village Hall

Tuesday, 17 July 2018

Whats on this weekend................

SATURDAY 21ST AND SUNDAY 22ND JULY10 am - 5pm, followed on Sunday by Songs of Praise at 5 pm.

WHITCHURCH CANONICORUM FLOWER FESTIVAL in the church - 
a glorious floral extravaganza, not to be missed

Please come and enjoy 15 wonderful displays crafted by villagers, in aid of our beautiful church and organ refurbishment - and stay for a light lunch or afternoon tea. 



SUNDAY 22ND AND MONDAY 23RD JULY, 11am - 5pm


OPEN GARDEN AT WELL COTTAGE, RYALL

In John and Heather Coley's very varied garden (with plants well nourished from Ryall Farm donkeys!) there are gorgeous views over the Marshwood Vale and a chance to see Heather's textile art studio which will be open. Refreshments available -home made-cakes and cream teas.  Home-made Teas and refreshments available. 
Admission £4 (children free)




Sunday, 15 July 2018

August Free Exchange Cafe

The popular Free Exchange CafĂ© is open for another season with first being on Sunday, the 5th of August from 10.30 to 12 noon, in the Church at Whitchurch Canonicorum.
Enjoy freshly-brewed coffee, tea, croissants and pastries straight from the oven. Catch up with friends and neighbours, or browse the Sunday papers. Come for ten minutes or stay for an hour. 

Ros will be hosting the Children's Corner
The Free Exchange Table is open, too. Bring something you no longer need, take something away if you like it or both or neither - whichever you choose, no money changes hands. Plants and Produce are always welcome. 

There's no charge for the Cafe (but feel free to leave a donation).