Events Diary - May  2018

2nd 
Swanage Walking Group 10:00
Meet at Pamphill Common car park opposite Kingston Lacy church for a ...
3rd 
Swanage Trefoil 19:15
Meet at the Guide hall Bell St for a talk on Durlston, Visitors welc ...
4th 
Swanage Carnival Queen & Princess Competition 19:30
At Swanage Bay View. Entry £3, forms available on the nigh ...
  
Swanage Photographic Society 19:30
Meets in the Rect ...
  
Emily Maguire 20:00
Live acts at the Square & Compass Inn, Worth Matravers. Ffi: ...
5th 
Swanage Rotary Club Walks! 10:00 to 16:00
Meet at King George's Playing Field. All welcome including d ...
  
Venfest 2018 10:00 to 16:00
The Dorset Food & Venison Festival at Post Green, Lychett Minster ...
  
Swanage Walking Group 10:30
Meet at car park lay-by a short way east of Hardy’s Monument fo ...
  
Highwood Gardens Open Day 14:30 to 18:00
Charborough Park, Wareham, BH20 7EN. Entry £5, children £ ...
  
Rock 'n' Roll Dance 20:30
At The Legion, Swanage. Tickets £5 from The Legion or 0192 ...
6th 
Open Day Various times
At Smedmore House, Kimmeridge.  ...
  
Smedmore House Open Day Various times
At Kimmeridge. ...
  
'Have a Go' Mornings 10:00 to 12:00
At Swanage Bowls Club, Beach Gardens.  Ffi: 01929 289084 or ...
7th 
Sponsor Andrew to swim Swanage Bay Various times
Sponsor him at Defend Dorset NHS Facebook.   ...
  
'Hidden Treasures on Luxembourg' Various times
6-day Travel tour with Crossways Travel, £525. Ffi: 01305 ...
8th 
Purbeck Stamp and Postcard Club 19:30
Meets at Queens Mead Community Centre, Swanage. New & experi ...
9th 
Swanage Walking Group 10:00
Meet at Stroud Bridge CP on Wareham to Bere Regis road for a level wa ...
10th 
Class 33 Driving Experience Various times
At Swanage Railway, booking essential.  ...
  
NT Live - 'Macbeth' (15) 19:00
At The Rex, Wareham. ...
11th 
Diesel Gala & Beer Festival Various times
At Swanage Railway.  ...
11 May to 13 May
  
Barbara Nesbitt 20:00
Live acts at the Square & Compass Inn, Worth Matravers. Ffi: ...
12th 
Diesel Gala & Beer Festival Various times
At Swanage Railway.  ...
11 May to 13 May
  
Swanage Walking Group 10:00
Meet at NT car park, Corfe Castle for circular walk over Knowle Hill, ...
  
Stanford Quartet Coffee Concert 10:00
At The URC Church, High St Swanage. Tickets £10 adults, ch ...
  
Hand made Art and Crafts 10:30 to 16:30
By the Makers at St Edwards Hall, Rempstone Road, Swanage.  ...
  
Belvedere Singers Spring Concert 19:30
At St Mary's Church, Swanage.  Tickets £10, under ...
  
Elephant Sessions 20:00
Live acts at the Square & Compass Inn, Worth Matravers. Ffi: ...
13th 
Diesel Gala & Beer Festival Various times
At Swanage Railway.  ...
11 May to 13 May
  
'Have a Go' Mornings 10:00 to 12:00
At Swanage Bowls Club, Beach Gardens.  Ffi: 01929 289084 or ...
  
D'Bize 14:00
Live acts at the Square & Compass Inn, Worth Matravers. Ffi: ...
14th 
Margaret Green Week Various times
Church Knowle. ...
14 May to 20 May
  
Wareham Area 50+ Forum 10:00 to 12:00
At Carey Hall, Mistover rd, Wareham.  Tax care and toy boys ...
15th 
Margaret Green Week Various times
Church Knowle. ...
14 May to 20 May
16th 
Margaret Green Week Various times
Church Knowle. ...
14 May to 20 May
  
Swanage Walking Group 10:00
Meet at Bere Regis car park for a 5 mile circular walk through Turner ...
17th 
Margaret Green Week Various times
Church Knowle. ...
14 May to 20 May
18th 
Margaret Green Week Various times
Church Knowle. ...
14 May to 20 May
  
Purbeck Railway Circle 19:30
Meets at Harman’s Cross Village Hall for  “Tourist ...
  
Eli West 20:00
Live acts at the Square & Compass Inn, Worth Matravers. Ffi: ...
19th 
Margaret Green Week Various times
Church Knowle. ...
14 May to 20 May
  
Swanage Walking Group 10:00
Meet at small lay by on A350 to Child Okeford road for a circular wal ...
  
Highwood Gardens Open Day 14:00 to 18:00
Charborough Park, BH20 7EN, on the A31. Evtry £5 adults, & ...
  
Young Waters 20:00
Live acts at the Square & Compass Inn, Worth Matravers. Ffi: ...
20th 
Margaret Green Week Various times
Church Knowle. ...
14 May to 20 May
  
Ground Dog Day Various times
At Lincoln Farm. ...
23rd 
Swanage Walking Group 10:00
Meet in Bon Accord Road, opposite Russell Avenue for circular walk ar ...
25th 
Purbeck Pirate Festival Various times
Swanage Town & Coast. ...
25 May to 28 May
  
Stalls & Attractions at Sandpit Field 10:00 to 18:00
Part of Purbeck Pirate Festival. ...
  
Kids Disco with Scoobycrew 18:30 to 20:00
At Sandpit Field. Part of Purbeck Pirate Festival. ...
  
The Pirate Pub Crawl 19:30
From The East Bar, a hand stamp for every drink purchased along the w ...
26th 
Purbeck Pirate Festival Various times
Swanage Town & Coast. ...
25 May to 28 May
  
Re-Enactment Battles at Sandpit Field 10:00 to 12:00
Part of Purbeck Pirate Festival. ...
  
Stalls & Attractions at Sandpit Field 10:00 to 18:00
Part of Purbeck Pirate Festival. ...
  
Moreton Flower Festival 10:00 to 16:00
At St Nicholas’ Church, Moreton DT2 8RH. www.stnicholas ...
26 May to 28 May
  
Swanage Walking Group 10:00
Meet at Steeple CP for circular walk along Ridgeway, down through Whi ...
  
Storytelling at Sandpit Field 13:00
Part of Purbeck Pirate Festival. ...
  
Pirate Parade from Sandpit Field to PAG 13:30
Part of Purbeck Pirate Festival. ...
  
Free Sailing Taster Session 14:00 to 17:00
At Swanage Sailing Club, no charge, by the main pier. Ffi gbugla ...
  
Beach Skirmish at Monkey Beach 14:00
Part of Purbeck Pirate Festival. ...
  
Wareham Whalers 15:00
At Sandpit Field. Part of Purbeck Pirate Festival. ...
  
Bridport's 'Boarding Crew' 16:00
Performance at Sandpit Field. Part of Purbeck Pirate Festival. ...
  
Visions & Mystics - Gabriele Consort 18:30
At Lady St Mary, Wareham. Part of Purbeck Art Weeks. ...
  
Pirate Beauty Contest 19:00
At Pirate HQ - The Red Lion. Part of Purbeck Pirate Festival. ...
  
'The Boarding Crew' 20:00
At The Red Lion. Part of Purbeck Pirate Festival. ...
  
Woody Pines 20:00
Live acts at the Square & Compass Inn, Worth Matravers. Ffi: ...
27th 
Purbeck Pirate Festival Various times
Swanage Town & Coast. ...
25 May to 28 May
  
Moreton Flower Festival 10:00 to 16:00
At St Nicholas’ Church, Moreton DT2 8RH. www.stnicholas ...
26 May to 28 May
  
Stalls & Attractions at Sandpit Field 10:00 to 18:00
Part of Purbeck Pirate Festival. ...
  
Re-Enactment Battles at Sandpit Field 11:00 to 13:00
Part of Purbeck Pirate Festival. ...
  
'Kelp!' 14:00
Performance at Sandpit Field. Part of Purbeck Pirate Festival. ...
  
Woody Pines 14:00
Live acts at the Square & Compass Inn, Worth Matravers. Ffi: ...
  
Pirate Parade from Sandpit Field to PAG 14:30
Part of Purbeck Pirate Festival. ...
  
Beach Skirmish at Monkey Beach 15:00
Part of Purbeck Pirate Festival. ...
  
Pirate Parlay in local pubs 19:00
Compete in the 'Yard of Grog' in the Red Lion. Part of Purbec ...
  
Purbeck Island Discs. 19:30
At The Swanage School. Part of Purbeck Art Weeks ...
28th 
Purbeck Pirate Festival Various times
Swanage Town & Coast. ...
25 May to 28 May
  
Moreton Flower Festival 10:00 to 16:00
At St Nicholas’ Church, Moreton DT2 8RH. www.stnicholas ...
26 May to 28 May
  
Stalls & Attractions at Sandpit Field 10:00 to 16:00
Part of Purbeck Pirate Festival. ...
  
Festival of Flowers and Photos 10:00 to 14:00
At Saint John's the Evangelist's Church, East Holme .&n ...
  
Pirate Games at Sandpit Field 12:30
Part of Purbeck Pirate Festival. ...
29th 
'Britain's Industrial Heritage' Various times
4-day Travel tour with Crossways Travel, £339. Ffi: 01305 ...
  
Any Questions? 19:00
At Swanage Methodist Church. Rev Rose Hudson-Wilkin, Chaplain to the ...
30th 
Swanage Walking Group 10:00
Meet at the Martyr’s Inn at Tolpuddle for a circular walk aroun ...
31st 
Probus 2 of Purbeck 10:30
Meet at the Pines Hotel, Swanage.  Talk by David Corben - 3 ...