Saturday 1st June
RNLI Flag Day: volunteer
collectors will be on duty in Lyme Regis and Charmouth
Lyme Regis Day of Morris Dancing:
Performances on the seafront throughout
the day, including Morris dancing sides from across the country, local
schools and a Morris band. start at 11am. Beach barbecue in
Wednesday June 12th 2019
Coach trip to Lytes Cary Manor and Midney Gardens and Nursery
Cary is an intimate manor house featuring a 14th-century chapel and
15th-century Great Hall. Its Arts & Crafts-style garden is an inspiring
combination of outdoor rooms, topiary, statues and herbaceous borders. Small
tea room and shop.
Midney is a 1.4-acre plantsman’s garden and nursery, where unusual planting
combinations, interesting use of colour and a natural flowing style create a
garden full of variety and inspiration. Includes seaside garden, white garden,
kitchen garden, woodland walk, wildlife pond and undercover world gardens.
Cost for members £18 if also a National Trust member, £22 if not. Guests
welcome at an additional cost of £3. Cost includes tea and cake at Midney.
Coach departs Uplyme Village Hall at 9.15am. Please ring Annie Kobus
01297 443346 to book.
Uplyme and Lyme Regis Horticultural Society
Saturday 15th June
Guitars on the Beach
Guitars On The Beach is the UK’s largest guitar festival at
which hundreds of guitarists of all ages and abilities come together to
simultaneously play together a selection of well-known songs and form
Britain’s biggest band, performing on the beach in Lyme Regis in Dorset. Guitars on the Beach
Sunday 16th Fathers Day
Friday 21st - Saturday 22nd
Marine Theatre: The first 125 Years
Sunday 23rd June 2019
Axe Vale Show - Axminster -
Music - Stalls - Displays
Coach Parties welcome Dogs welcome.
SHOWGROUND, Trafalgar Way, AXMINSTER
From 10am to 6 pm
Axe Vale Show
Sunday 23rd June
Coast to Coast:
Lyme Regis to
Veteran, Vintage &
Post War Classics (in production in the 1990’s) will again start from Lyme
Regis promenade (Guncliff) and, after the customary call by the Town Crier
and address from the Mayor, will proceed to the Clubs home base at
Chilthorne Domer Recreational Club. Then it’s onto Wells Market Place and
Bishops Walk for the lunch stop before proceeding to the finish and award
presentations by the Mayor on Burnham-on-Sea South Esplanade.
Vintage Motorcycle Club, Dorset
section visit Lyme Regis. Come and view the parade of bikes first at the Guncliff and talk to the riders
This event is open to motor bikes in production up to and including 1972
including Veteran and Vintage. Departs from Cobb Gate/Marine Parade. Arrive early to have a good look at the bikes!
Westland Classic Motorcycle Club
Wednesday June 26th 2019
‘The Dutch Flower Painters and Landscape Painting’ by Pam Simpson
will talk about the Dutch flower painters and show how landscape painting
evolves. Pam is an Art and Design Historian, who has worked in London art
schools for 30 years, including the Royal College of Art. She spent 20 years
at Middlesex University.
She lives in West Dorset now and is currently Associate Lecturer at Bath Spa
University in the art school and at London College of Fashion, University of
the Arts London. Pam teaches short courses and study days in Bridport and in
2019 in Lyme Regis.
Everyone is welcome. The talk starts at Uplyme Village Hall at 7.30pm.
Refreshments are available from 7.15pm. Members free; non-members £3.
Uplyme and Lyme Regis Horticultural Society
Annual LYME REGIS POPPY RUN
the Royal British Legion (kindly hosted
by Lyme Regis Football Club) are holding their third annual Poppy Run to
celebrate Armed Forces Day.
The 3km race starts at 11.00am from the
bottom of the new
steps (leading from Charmouth Road car park) on the East Cliff walkway. (Car parking in Charmouth Road Car Park
at am of steps.) Please note that the 3km run on the route
shown is to the Gin Shop on the Cobb AND back.
All competitors need to report to the registration desk at Lyme
Regis Football Club between 9.30 & 10.30
There will be lots
of stalls and afternoon entertainment so stay on and enjoy food, drink and a
great time for the kids at the Lyme Regis Football Club ground.
Entrance fee for the 3km is £5 (minimum age 10 unaccompanied). All proceeds will go the Lyme
Regis Branch of The Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal. More info:
If you'd like to help out with marshalling, supervising a water station or
stewarding at the start and finish, please contact us as above or :-
Entry Form and more info at:
Lyme Regis Poppy Run
Velo Vintage Occasion & Ride, Seaton
delighted to be holding our 14th Occasion & Ride in the coastal resort of
Seaton on the Jurassic Coast. We had such a wonderful time last year, we just
had to return.
The ride distance will
be no more than 9 miles at a very relaxed pace.
must be purchased before the event for riders.
You don't need a vintage
bicycle, but you do need a bicycle! Lycra is banned and
vintage/traditional attire is the order of the day
Spectators are free to come and meet us, indeed are positively
encouraged. In aid of Headway Devon.
10:30 am Grand Depart from Seaton
Jurassic. More info: