What’s On

Upcoming events in Christchurch, Highcliffe, Burton, Bransgore and Southbourne.

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  • Wed
    20
    Jan
    2021

    Starting at 7.30pm Southbourne Literary Society has arranged for Phil Vivian to give a talk, John Betjeman and Friends, in the Parlour of Trinity Methodist Church,184 Southbourne Road, BH6 5AQ. Visitors welcome for £4. Tel. 01202 258304.

  • Sat
    03
    Jul
    2021

    10.30am – 4.30pm. Bric-a-brac, books, cakes, tombola, plants, crafts and other stalls. Various entertainments and tower tours with magnificent views (subject to current Government guidelines). Visit the cafe for drinks and snacks.

  • Fri
    23
    Jul
    2021
    Wed
    01
    Sep
    2021

    Summer Exhibition at Hatch Gallery showcasing some of our best-selling artists: Nicky Chubb, Sarah Pye and Sarah Foat.

  • Thu
    29
    Jul
    2021
    Sat
    31
    Jul
    2021

    Set sail with HCP as they celebrate their 50th birthday with a special, one-act family panto, which sees our hero Jim searching for buried treasure, pursued by Long John Silver and his pirates. Tickets £13.50, Concessions/Child £12.50, Key Worker offer £9.99, Regent Centre Box Office: 01202 499199 or visit www.regentcentre.co.uk

  • Fri
    30
    Jul
    2021
    Thu
    19
    Aug
    2021

    Exhibition of paintings by Susan Knights, Linda Patterson, Jeanette Law. Textiles by Brenda Weeks, Jeannie Jones, Jewellery by Jane Martin, Debbie Chinchin and Ceramics by Lynne Dinmore. The Hayloft Gallery, 14 Wick Lane, Christchurch, BH23 1HX. Open 10am-4pm daily. Admission Free

     

  • Mon
    02
    Aug
    2021
    Sat
    07
    Aug
    2021

    Watch members of CADArts demonstrate their crafts in this historic setting. A variety of crafts including painting, weaving, textiles, bags, ceramics, woodcraft and lace. Come along and chat to the artists. 10am-4pm daily. Admission by donation to Christchurch Priory Church.

  • Sat
    14
    Aug
    2021
    Sun
    15
    Aug
    2021

    Christchurch Carnival is returning for another wonderful event this summer. Join us for some long-awaited carnival fun on the Quomps. Come and join in the fun for free, please bring along your loose change and donate to help us to raise valuable funds for our Christchurch charities. For more information visit www.christchurchcarnival.co.uk.

  • Sun
    22
    Aug
    2021

    Join us in the lovely gardens of the museum with delicious homemade cakes, plants, raffle and various stalls with local produce and crafts. Entertainment while you enjoy your tea and cake too. Something for all the family. 11.30am-3pm. Contact the museum on 01202 482860 for queries

  • Sat
    28
    Aug
    2021
    Mon
    30
    Aug
    2021

    Exclusively located on Christchurch Quay. Showcasing local food and drink producers as well as street food, chef demonstrations, entertainment and activities and a new pop-up restaurant. For more information and times visit www.christchurchfoodfest.co.uk.

  • Fri
    03
    Sep
    2021
    Thu
    16
    Sep
    2021

    An exhibition and sale of hand painted ceramics, jewellery, textiles, paintings and Tiffany glass by Pam Wadie, Debbie Packer, Liz Westall, Linda Cash and Anne Barnes. The Hayloft Gallery, 14 Wick Lane, Christchurch, BH23 1HX. Open daily from 10am-4pm.

  • Sat
    11
    Sep
    2021

    Annual jazz event for the whole community to enjoy on Christchurch Quay. For more information visit www.stompin.org

  • Fri
    24
    Sep
    2021
    Sun
    26
    Sep
    2021

    At The Three Tuns. For information and updates visit the Bransgore Rotary Facebook page.

  • Sat
    25
    Sep
    2021

    9.30am - 12pm. Free Entry. Twynham Church, 99 Barrack Road, Christchurch, BH23 2AL. Masses of bargains including clothes, books, toys, jewellery, bric-a-brac and much more! Arrangements subject to COVID guidelines.

  • Sat
    02
    Oct
    2021
    Sat
    09
    Oct
    2021

    Christchurch Library welcomes you to a week of events. They include Fun Palace, Hengistbury Head National Coastwatch and Boscombe Camera Club. Call 01202 127200 or email christchurchlibrary@bcpcouncil.gov.uk for more information and to book your space.

  • Sat
    02
    Oct
    2021
    Sat
    11
    Dec
    2021

    Mudeford Club is a social club that has live music events, skittles, discos etc throughout the year . It is a very friendly club and good value for money to members. The kitchen is now re-open and meals are served lunchtimes and Friday/Saturday night and is open to non-members. We also have 2 snooker tables and 2 dart boards. There is a Tuesday night quiz. Cribbage and poker nights are also held in the week as well as Bingo on a Sunday night. All welcome * over 18’s only
    Saturday October 2nd 8-30pm Disco... Saturday 23rd October 8-30pm The Wiseguys band...Sunday 31st October Lunchtime Paul Hammond....Saturday 6th November 8-30pm Sunstroke band....Saturday 27th November 8-30pm Blue Cadillacs (rock'n'roll) band. Sunday 28th November lunchtime..Paul Hammond...Saturday 11th December 8-30pm...Dirty Tricks band. Bingo every Sunday night 8pm start.

  • Sun
    03
    Oct
    2021

    Various artists and crafters selling their surplus supplies at bargain prices in the Druitt Hall, Christchurch High Street on the 1st Sunday of each month 10.30am-12.30pm. It’s an ideal opportunity to stock up with your art or craft essentials. Free entry

  • Wed
    13
    Oct
    2021

    A talk by our own historian and researcher Mike Andrews about "fishing , ferries and various "fishy stories", Talks are held at the Red House Museum in the main Gallery (on the ground floor) @ 2pm. Tickets cost £4.50 (£2.50 for Friends) and are available from the museum. Tel: 01202 482860. Booking recommended.

  • Thu
    21
    Oct
    2021

    Programme for Cafe Scientifique Highcliffe Sept-Nov 2021
    ALL talks will be given via Zoom until the end of the year and Zoom access is via our website: www.cafescientifiquehighcliffe.org.uk Access from 6.45pm Start at 7.00pm
    Rick is a Professor of Marine Biology and Conservation at Bournemouth University.

  • Thu
    21
    Oct
    2021

    Programme for Cafe Scientifique Highcliffe Sept-Nov 2021. ALL talks will be given via Zoom until the end of the year and Zoom access is via our website: www.cafescientifiquehighcliffe.org.uk Access from 6.45pm Start at 7.00pm
    Rick is a Professor of Marine Biology and Conservation at Bournemouth University.

  • Sun
    07
    Nov
    2021

    Various artists and crafters selling their surplus supplies at bargain prices in the Druitt Hall, Christchurch High Street on the 1st Sunday of each month 10.30am-12.30pm. It’s an ideal opportunity to stock up with your art or craft essentials. Free entry

  • Wed
    10
    Nov
    2021

    A talk by Martin Stewart of Stewarts Garden centres entitled "Eight Generations, One Passion". Join us for what is sure to be a lively presentation of Martin's family history in the gardening business. Talks are held at the Museum in the Main Gallery (on the ground floor) starting at 2pm. Tickets are £4.50 (£2.50 for Friends) and are available from the Museum. Tel: 01202 482860.

  • Thu
    18
    Nov
    2021

    ALL talks will be given via Zoom until the end of the year and Zoom access is via our website: www.cafescientifiquehighcliffe.org.uk Access from 6.45pm Start at 7.00pm
    presented by Stewart Partridge, Technical Director (Consumables), Enhanced Inkjet S.R.O

  • Thu
    18
    Nov
    2021

    ALL talks will be given via Zoom until the end of the year and Zoom access is via our website: www.cafescientifiquehighcliffe.org.uk Access from 6.45pm Start at 7.00pm
    presented by Stewart Partridge, Technical Director (Consumables), Enhanced Inkjet S.R.O

  • Fri
    19
    Nov
    2021

    Original, affordable handmade gifts made by local artisans. An opportunity to buy something different! 10am – 4pm daily at the Hayloft Gallery, 14 Wick Lane, Christchurch. BH23 1HX

  • Fri
    19
    Nov
    2021
    Thu
    09
    Dec
    2021

    Original, affordable handmade gifts made by local artisans. An opportunity to buy something different! 10am – 4pm daily at the Hayloft Gallery, 14 Wick Lane, Christchurch. BH23 1HX

  • Sat
    20
    Nov
    2021

    Twynham Church Christmas Fair
    Entry: £1.00 - 9.30am – 3pm - includes raffle ticket to win a Christmas Hamper! Under 16 free at Twynham Church, 99 Barrack Road, Christchurch BH23 2AL. Loads of fabulous stalls; Christmas Café; Father Christmas & the “Santa Express” (cost £5 per child / under 2 years free). Pre-booking for Santa essential - phone 01202 473626

  • Sat
    20
    Nov
    2021

    Entry: £1.00 - 9.30am – 3pm - includes raffle ticket to win a Christmas Hamper! Under 16 free at Twynham Church, 99 Barrack Road, Christchurch BH23 2AL. Loads of fabulous stalls; Christmas Café; Father Christmas & the “Santa Express” (cost £5 per child / under 2 years free). Pre-booking for Santa essential - phone 01202 473626

  • Sat
    27
    Nov
    2021

    Bric-a-Brac, Cake, Book, Jewellery, Tombola, Mulled Wine, Craft and other stalls. Musical Entertainment with Drinks and Snacks in the Cafe. Take a Tower Tour for magnificent views.10-30am to 6-30pm - In the Priory Church

  • Sat
    27
    Nov
    2021
    Sun
    05
    Dec
    2021

    Come and join us at St Luke's Church, Salisbury Road, Burton to get Christmas off to a magical and uplifting start. Theme this year "Traditional Christmas Decorations", also take part in a Christmas Quiz and Bear Hunt! See website for more details /opening times. www.burtonsopley.com

  • Sat
    27
    Nov
    2021
    Sun
    05
    Dec
    2021

    Come and join us at St Luke's Church, Salisbury Road, Burton to get Christmas off to a magical and uplifting start. Theme this year "Traditional Christmas Decorations", also take part in a Christmas Quiz and Bear Hunt!
    See website for more details /opening times. www.burtonsopley.com

  • Fri
    03
    Dec
    2021
    Fri
    17
    Dec
    2021

    Wendy and Penny's annual event upstairs at the Hatch Gallery Christchurch Arts crafts, cards, jewellery and gifts, all with a sense of humour by Maid in Mudeford and Painted Thoughts.

  • Sun
    05
    Dec
    2021

    Various artists and crafters selling their surplus supplies at bargain prices in the Druitt Hall, Christchurch High Street on the 1st Sunday of each month 10.30am-12.30pm. It’s an ideal opportunity to stock up with your art or craft essentials. Free entry

  • Sat
    11
    Dec
    2021

    The Messiah- Grange Choral Society.
    The Grange Choral Society, directed by Marcio da Silva, are performing The Messiah at Christchurch Priory at 7.30pm. Tickets www.christchurchpriory.org
    Booking office Tel 01202 485804. Nave £20. Aisles £15 with screens.