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Bampton Diary & Calendar

A calendar of what's on in Bampton and surrounding parishes.

Note. To book Bampton's Halls for an event:
Community Hall (Mary Venn) 01398 331574
Riverside Hall (Claire Benton) 01398 332048

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(Last updated: October 5, 2018).

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Repeating Events. All in Bampton unless otherwise stated
Daily          LARCS Drop In 10-4pm Mon-Fri, 10am-1pm Sat. Subject to volunteer availability
Library LARCS opening times Mon 3-5pm, Thurs 9.30-12.30pm, Sat 10am-Noon
Bampton Heritage & Visitor Centre opening times Thurs, Fri & Sat 11-3pm.
Subject to volunteer availability
Mon          Huntsham Bellringing practice 7.30-9pm
                    Knit & Natter (not Bank Hol) St Michaels Church 2-3.30pm
                    Bampton Yoga Riverside Hall 7pm 07472 900822
                    Morebath Yoga 1020-1200.  See dates in Diary below
Tue            Coffee Morning St Michael’s Church 9.30-11.30 All welcome.
                    Bampton Short Mat Bowling Community Hall 2-4.30pm and 7-9pm
Wed          Art Class at LARCS 10-12 Noon. All experiences. £7/session NEW IN SEPTEMBER
Bampton Yoga Community Hall 5-6.30pm Contact Pat 01884 253229
After School Homework Club LARCS 3.45pm (Closed session)
Huntsham Mens Skittles 8pm John Sady 361452
Thu            Bampton Bellringing practice 7-9pm
                    Improvers Dance Club 6.30-8pm
Community Hall 01769 550899
                    Ballroom Dance Club  8-10pm Community Hall 01769 550899
Youth Club, LARCS. 6.30-8pm Closed session
Mahjong LARCS 2-4pm Small Charge Contact Celia Hicks 01398 332101. Beginners Welcome
Fri               Huntsham Short Mat Bowling. Troyte Hall 7.30-10.30pm       01398 323708
Toddlers & Co. Toddlers Group LARCS 10-12 noon £1
Sat              Huntsham Saturday Club Bar open from about 8pm In-house games include       pool, darts and table tennis.
Sun            Beginners Dance Club 7-8.30pm Community Hall 01769 550899
                    Practice/Workshop Dance Evening 8.30-10pm Community Hall 01769 550899

1-6 Bampton Artist Lizzie Mee’s Leaf & Tree Exhibition at Dulverton Heritage Centre
3 Parish Public Meeting 6.30pm at LARCS. Definitive Map Review of Public Rights of Way
5 Bampton in Bloom Presentation Night, Community Hall 7pm. Free drinks & nibbles. All welcome
6 Royal British Legion Coffee & Cake morning 9.30-1pm at Dulverton Town Hall
6 Clayhanger WI walk, soup and sweet event. 11am meet at Clayhanger WI Hall. Tickets
01398 361208/361550
6 Jumble Sale, Bampton Community Hall 2.30pm for Morebath Church. 01398 331850
6 Bampton Church Harvest Supper 7 for 7.30pm, Community Hall
10 Bampton Plants & Gardens AGM & talk by Julian Sutton, Desirable Plants,
‘ Beneath the trees, non woody plants for the woodland garden & how to grow them’
11 –
‘Stone Cold Murder’ Play by Bampton Players 7.30pm, Riverside Hall. Tickets £7 at Bampton Fruit
& Veg Shop
13 Guided Town Trail 11am from Bampton Heritage Centre. Tickets £2.50.
Booking essential ring Wendy 01398 331219
14 Two Moors Festival Concert, 7.30pm at Bampton Church
17 Bampton Over 60s Harvest Service, Community Hall. 7.15pm
17 Bampton Ladies Group Quiz and Fish & Chip Supper, Riverside Hall, 7.30pm
New members welcome. Tel 01398 332755 or 332155
18 A talk with Peter Gray’s Culm Valley railway photos at Tiverton Town Hall. 7.30pm Need to book
£5/ticket (Members £4) at Tiverton Museum shop
19 Cheese&Wine Evening, Morebath Hall, 7.30pm. Book 01398 331666 else pay on door
20 Messy Church, 11-1pm, Community Hall. All ages welcome (Under 8s need an adult) To book ring
Parish Office 01398 332885. Light lunch provided so say if dietary needs
20 Bampton Cinema 7pm Riverside Hall. £5 on the door. Film ‘On Chesil Beach’
20 Quiz Night at Dulverton Town Hall 7 for 7.30pm includes hot supper & dessert. Tickets 01398
323474/ In aid of Dulverton Heritage Centre
21 Charity Fundraiser for St Petrock Church, Petton. Roast lunch at Riverside Hall
12 for 1230. Tickets £14.50 at Costcutters, Fruit&Veg shop or ring 01398 361589
22 Bampton Community Lunch, 12.30 at Community Hall. Tickets Fruit & Veg/Costcutters
23 LARCS model railway talk & layout demo by local modeller, 11am, Free entry
23 &
Tiverton Museum Children’s half term crafts (age4-11). £3/child. Timeslots 10.30 til 12 or 1.30-
3.30pm. Need to book at Museum shop
25 760th Bampton Charter Fair, opening procession 10am from War Memorial
25 LARCS Open 10-4pm includes book sale, crafts, computers & games. Free entry
25 Special Music Night for 760th Bampton Fair 7pm at the Rec with Wurzels, Three Daft Monkeys &
Bottle Top Boggie Band. Tickets only £10
25 Tiverton Museum children’s pumpkin trail. 5-6pm. All welcome for museum by torchlight
26 760th Bampton Charter Fair Circus Skills workshop & performance at the Rec, 10am Free to local
3 Punjabi folk music & curry supper,7pm,Oakford Hall. £17.50 call 01398351682/324035
8 Talk on Devon in early Victorian period by historian David Parker 7.30pm at Tiverton Town Hall £5
(£4 members)
9 WW1 Film ‘ Testament of Youth’ in aid of Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal, 7 for 7.30pm
Dulverton Town Hall. Tickets Dulverton Post Office. Suggest £5 donation
10 Bampton Players & Riverside Hall Quiz, 6.30 for 7pm, Riverside Hall. Tables of 6 - £42 for dessert,
coffee & quiz. Tickets at Bampton Fruit & Veg Shop
10 Morebath Race Night, Anchor, Exebridge 7pm.Basket Meals offered.Ring 01398331370
10 Royal British Legion Concert 7.30pm Dulverton Town Hall with ‘The Voices of Exmoor’ and
Dulverton Players. Tickets Dulverton Post Office
14 Exeter Authors’ ‘Fantasy Night’ at LARCS, 7pm
14 Signpost AGM, Community Hall 7.30pm. All welcome
17 Christmas Fair, Bampton Community Hall 2.30pm, in aid of Morebath Church
21 Bampton Over 60s Exeter Christmas Shopping trip. Leaves 10am
28 Bampton Community Lunch, 12.30 at Community Hall. Tickets Fruit & Veg/Costcutters
28 Bampton Ladies Group Silk Painting Demo by Michael Watkins, 7.30pm, Riverside Hall
New members welcome. Tel 01398 332755 or 332155
1 Bampton Church Christmas Fair, 10-12 Noon at the church
3 Bampton Ladies Group Christmas Shopping Trip – details to be advised
7-22 Heathcoat & Tiverton Photographic Club Annual Exhibition at Tiverton Museum
12 Bampton Over 60s Christmas Lunch, Community Hall. 1230 for 1pm. Members only
12 Bampton Plants & Gardens Christmas Meeting & talk by Sue Fisher, horticultural writer
& broadcaster ‘Gardening in a changing climate & how to plan for the future’
25 Bampton in Bloom AGM, Quarrymans Rest, 7pm. New Committee members needed
27 Bampton Ladies Group pottery demonstration, 7.30pm at Riverside Hall
MARCH 2019
27 Bampton Ladies Group talk on The life of a farmer in Samburu, Kenya by Richard Gibson. 7.30pm
at Riverside Hall
APRIL 2019
24 Bampton Ladies Group AGM including Cheese & Wine Evening. Riverside Hall 7.30 pm
MAY 2019
6 Bampton Church Food Festival at Castle Grove
25 Bampton Spring Fest 2019
JUNE 2019
29 &
Bampton in Bloom’s Hidden Gardens Weekend

Dulv HC = Dulverton Heritage Centre – for more detail of events see their website

For details of Tiverton Museum programme see their website


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