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Greta Stoddart

A poetry reading and conversation to celebrate the launch of

Greta Stoddart’s new collection Fool

Thursday 29 September 7pm Doors at 6.30pm

Tickets: £10 Please call 01308 459511

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The HOP Talks

Eminent scientists and nature writers discuss what we can do to help

Join us once a month to watch a filmed presentation followed by a question and answer discussion with the presenter in person.

3. Derek Gow

Bringing back the Beaver and its Pals

Thursday 20 October 7pm (Doors 6.30pm bar and hot snacks available) 

Tickets £10 Under 21s £5. All proceeds to charity. Extra donations can be given on the night. 

Please call 01308 459511 to reserve your tickets now.

Derek Gow has played a leading role in the reintroduction of the Eurasian Beaver, and the White Stork to Britain. He is currently working on a reintroduction project for the wildcat and a project to save the water vole from threatened extinction. His best-selling book Bringing back the Beaver, is described in reviews as a beautiful, profound, important and consoling book. He is now an advisor on rewilding all over the country including the Bridport area. More…

Tickets £10 in aid of Derek Gow’s conservation charity.

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SLADERS JAZZ CLUB is delighted to present the return of :

Alan Barnes (clarinet & sax)

Ian Smith (trumpet)

Colin Oxley (guitar)

Ashley John Long (bass) 

Saturday 22 October 2022 8pm

Tickets: £20 or £45 with dinner from 6.30pm 

Fantastic jazz musicians playing classics from the history of jazz in superb style with plenty of banter, anecdotes and laughter and a wonderful dinner. More…


Tickets are now on sale for festival events. Please follow links on the page or contact the Bridport Tourist Information Centre on 01308 424901

We are delighted to host four events for the festival:

Michael Maudsley: Telling the Seasons Sunday 6th November 2022 @ 12.30pm followed by lunch

Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall Good Comfort Tuesday 9th November 2022 @ 6.30 pm followed by 3-course dinner SOLD OUT

Graham Fawcett on Ezra Pound Thursday 10th November 2022 @ 6.30 pm followed by dinner

PJ Harvey Orlam Saturday 12th November 2022 @ 6.00pm followed by dinner SOLD OUT

Read more and follow links to buy tickets

Three Cane Whale

contemporary folk

SADLY POSTPONED until further notice

Tickets: £15 or £33 with dinner from 6.30pm

Highly acclaimed multi-instrumental acoustic chamber-folk trio, featuring members of Spiro, Get The Blessing and Scottish Dance Theatre, whose spare, intricate compositions combine ancient folk with modern classical ideas.


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4 Responses to EVENTS

  1. Pauline Hilk says:

    Hi. Can you reconfirm the date for Ian Smith please. Is it the 15 or 29th of February

    Thanks. Pauline.

  2. Sue Beaumont says:

    Is David Newton trio coming back in the autumn

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