What's On in March 2019

March 2

• Vintage Somerset Fair, Wells Town Hall, 9.30am-4pm. Vintage clothes, vinyl, gifts, accessories, jewellery, toys, books, collectables, kitchenalia and more. Entry £1, 50p for students, under 16s free.

• Mayor’s Charity Concert, Wells Town Hall, 7.30pm. Tickets £5, available from Reception or on the door.

• Mouse Racing night, Mendip Shooting Ground, BA5 3EH, 7.30pm, to raise funds for Horrington Cricket Club. Tickets £10 each, available from Horringtoncc@hotmail.com or 01749 676733.

• Wells Men’s Breakfast, Connect Centre, 8am. Pete Chaplin will talk about his life as a police dog handler. Men of all ages welcome to a full English breakfast before the talk.

March 6

• Until March 9. The Opposite Sex, Wells Little Theatre, 7.30pm.

March 8

• Toe Jam Roller Disco, Wells Sports Centre, Charter Way, 6.30pm-8pm. Skates/kit provided, £5, or bring your own. All ages and abilities welcome.

March 10

• The Jamestown Brothers, The Venue, South Street, 7pm.

March 11

• Tai Chi for Health free taster session, Wells Library, 11.30am-12.15pm.

March 12

• Wells Circle Dance, Methodist Church Hall, Southover, 7pm-8.45pm (new earlier start time). £4 a session. No experience or partner needed. Traditional and choreographed circle dances to a wide range of music. Ffi: Rowena 01749 679300, revrowenafrancis@gmail.com

March 13

• Action on Hearing Loss five-minute free hearing assessment, Wells Library, 9.30am-12pm. No appointment needed.

• Wells Board Game Group, Cheese Yard Cafe, West Horrington, 7pm-9.30pm.

• Delivering Hope: a talk by Joanna Tom-Kargbo, a health worker from Sierra Leone, St Thomas’ Church, Wells, 4pm-6pm. Organised by Wells Christian Aid in preparation for Christian Aid Week 2019. Ffi: Rowena 01849 679300, revrowenafrancis@gmail.com

• Henton & District WI, Henton Village Hall, 7.30pm. Talk by Mike Bolton: A Trip up the Panama Canal. Raffle, refreshments and a warm welcome await.

March 17

• Rare Plant Fair, The Bishop’s Palace, 10am-4pm.

March 20

• Henton & District Gardening Club, Henton Village Hall, 7.30pm. Alan Power, garden and estate manager, will give an illustrated talk on Gardens of Stourhead. Visitors welcome. Ffi: 01749 672084.

March 21

• New lecture by art historian Joanna Cobb MA in the series Art and Artifice in Tudor England, Seager Hall, Wells, 2pm-4pm. Tickets £10 per person/£18 for two people to include refreshments and handouts. To book contact Joanna, 01458 832178, ericjoanna@waitrose.com, or go along on the day. All welcome.

• Globe CC Quiz Night, Wells FC, 7.30pm start. £10 per table of 4-6. Call 07708 148502 to book.

March 23

• Annual Spring Craft Fair, Wells Town Hall. Admission free.

March 25

• Tai Chi for Health free taster session, Wells Library, 11.30am-12.15pm.

March 26

• Somerset Wildlife Trust: The Strawberry Line – Multi-user Path – Creation and Conservation, Wells & Mendip Museum, 7.30pm. Booking not required. Call 01749 677600 for more information. Members £3 / non-members £3.50.

March 27

• Wells Board Game Group, Cheese Yard Cafe, West Horrington, 7pm-9.30pm.

March 29

• Quiz Night, Wells Golf Club, 7.30pm. Teams of four to six, £8 per person including food. Booking essential. Call 01749 675005 or email secretary@wellsgolfclub.co.uk

• Ceilidh with One Step Ceilidh band, Dinder Village Hall, 7.30pm-10.30pm. Tickets are limited and include dance and buffet, £12. Bar open. Book via Gill on 01749 689112 or Margaret on 01749 674943.

• Picture: Vintage Somerset Fair, Wells Town Hall, March 2