Events in BATCOMBE

Below there is more information about selected events in Batcombe.  Please contact us via the contact form if you would like to publicise your event on this website.   

 

This Week:

Saturday November 10th 2018

Craft and Gift Sale for Children of Romania

Time: 11.00am - 6.00pm

Place: Conduit Cottage, Batcombe

Description: Beautiful Christmas gifts, fine baby knits, scarves, cosies and aprons.  Come and have a cup of tea and a cake.  All proceeds go directly to the Bradet Orphanage for children with learning difficulties.    

 

Saturday November 10th 2018

Batcombe Safari Supper

Time: 7.00pm Starter; 8.00pm Main Course; 9.00pm Pudding

Place: Various venues in Batcombe

Description: Raise money for Shelterbox while sharing supper around the village.

 

Sunday November 11th 2018

Act of Remembrance - Armistice Centenary

Time: 10.50am

Place: The War Memorial, Batcombe

Description: To mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War, there will be a special Act of Remembrance that will include the laying of wreaths and crosses in memory of the men from Batcombe who died in the War.  This will be followed by the Remembrance Sunday Service in the Church and afterwards refreshments in the Old School.  

 

Sunday November 11th 2018

Beacon Lighting - Armistice Centenary

Time: 7.00pm

Place: Pennysquare Barn, Batcombe

Description: To mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War, thousands of beacons will be lit and bells rung across the country.  Batcombe's beacon will be lit at 7.00pm in Pennysquare Barn.  

 

Friday November 16th 2018

Batcombe Hub

Time: 10.00am - 12 noon 

Place: The Old School, Batcombe

Description: Every Friday morning. Come along to chat, drink coffee, eat cake and swap a book or DVD.

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Forthcoming Events:

 

Saturday December 1st 2018

Bingo Night

Time: 7.00pm for 7.30pm

Place: The Jubilee Hall, Batcombe

Description: £2 entrance to include light refrreshments.  Bingo books sold separately.  All money raised will go towards new play equipment for children in the Batcombe Playing Field.

 

Wednesday December 5th 2018

December Parish Council Meeting

Time: 7.30pm 

Place: The Old School, Batcombe

Description: The monthly meeting of the Parish Council.  Residents are welcome to attend and to participate at the discretion of the Chairman.  The Agenda and Minutes of the previous meetings can be downloaded from the Minutes and Agendas page a week before the meeting.

 

Saturday December 8th 2018

Batcombe Film Society - "The Lady Killers"

Time: 6.45pm for 7.45pm

Place: The Jubilee Hall, Batcombe

Description: A special screening of The Lady Killers (1955 / 86 mins / U) in memory of the reknowned theatre director and long-time resident of Batcombe, Peter Wood. Doors will open earlier than usual and complimentary canapés will be served.  Please note admission to this film is FREE to both Members and Non-Members but via advance ticket ONLY.  Please book with Ann Biddle by 1st December.  An oddball gang of villains planning a bank robbery pose as musicians in order to rent rooms from sweet little old lady Mrs Wilberforce (Katie Johnson). A chance to see this classic Ealing comedy on a big screen and enjoy a host of British character actors including Sir Alec Guinness, Peter Sellers, Herbert Lom and scene-stealing, Katie Johnson.