Community Information & Events

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LATEST INFORMATION AND NEWS FROM OUR COMMUNITY

 

Town Council: Newsletter No. 3 issued! 

View our latest Town Council Newsletter Number 3 here to find out all about Re-Wilding of West Moors, party boxes to 5 care homes for the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations, our bi-monthly litter pick that took place on Saturday 11th June and our upcoming Westival event as well as all the usual contact details you may need!
[entered: 28/06/2022]

 

Proposed surface dressing work around West Moors late June through much of July 

Between 24th June and 31st July, various roads are under consideration for surface treatment works: specifically Highfield Road, Station Road (part), Firs Glen Road, Oakhurst Road, Forest Road and Woodside Road. The issued Dorset Council notice gives more information (opens in a new browser window). If you are unable to read the works' order, please contact the Town Council office.
[entered: 12/05/2022]

Town Council: Newsletter No. 2 issued! 

The latest Council Newsletter (No. 2/2022) is now available to view/download from this web site (opens in a new browser window): among the articles ... Free Tree Giveaway ... Community Tree Planting ... Painted Rocks on The Petwyn ... Litter Picks ... Grants awarded ... Good Citizen Award ... Rewilding of West Moors ... and all the usual contact details.
[entered: 06/04/2022]

In support of the people of Ukraine 

At this time of crisis in Ukraine many people will be extremely concerned and may even be suffering some degree of anxiety. As Churches Together in West Moors, each of the churches in our town are a place of welcome and support to anyone in the community affected by the crisis. If you would like to talk to someone then please feel free to contact us as below:

St Mary’s Parish Church – Revd Andy Muckle (Vicar) 01202 893197
St Martin’s URC – Revd James Whatley 01202  813908
Pinehurst Community Church – Mr Adam Parrett 01202 892776
St Anthony’s RC Church – Fr Anthony 01202 874811
United Church Ferndown - 01202 871440

Westival Logo

Westival, the community 'fun day for all the family' is on Saturday 9th July on Fryer Field. We now have a dedicated web page on this site to let you know the latest regarding this event. In particular, if you wish to have a stall/display on the day, please follow the links to find the appropriate information and entry forms. Click on the image to go direct to that page.
WHAT'S ON SOON
[ For events further ahead that just the next few weeks, refer to the 'Community Diary' ]
Brief listing of 'one-off' events for the next few weeks (for routine events ... see below)

[ This list is intended to convey a handy "short listing" of events in our village: for full details see the Community Diary or the appropriate entry under " Groups & Organisations ". Always check with the venue / organisation before attending for latest information, confirmation of the event etc. ]

 

JULY 2022

Noon - 16:00 Saturday 2 -  Gullivers Farm, Shop & Kitchen - Farmival in West Moors 

14:15 Thursday 7 -  Memorial Hall - Women's Institute - meeting/presentation "Career in the Police" 

Noon - 16:00 Saturday 9: Fryer Field - Westival 2022

10:00 Wednesday 20: Memorial Hall - Flower Group Meeting/50th anniversary event

19:30 Saturday 30: St. Mary's parish church - "The Song Birds" - Concert

 

Brief listing of regular events by day of week [ subject to virus restrictions ]

Mondays:

Each Monday: Art Society ... Memorial Hall ... 9.15 am
Each Monday: Knit & Natter ... Library ... 2.15 - 3.30 pm [ Book ahead with Library - maximum number = 8 ]

Tuesdays:

1st Tuesday: Coffee morning ... Pinehurst Community Church ... 10.00 - 11.30 am
Each Tuesday: Knit & Natter ... Library ... 2.15 - 3.30 pm [ Book ahead with Library - maximum number = 8 ]
Each Tuesday: Lego Club ... Library ... 4.00 - 5.00 pm [ Book ahead with Library ]

Wednesdays:

Each Wednesday (but with a summer break in August): Lunch & Friendship Club ... St. Anthony's Church Hall ... 11.00 am - 3.30 pm
3rd Wednesday (but variations pre-Christmas & with summer break): Flower Group ... Memorial Hall ... 10.00 am

Thursdays:

Each Thursday: Health Walks ... (meet) Penn Court/Petwyn cafe ... 10.00 am
Each Thursday: Rhyme Time ... Library ... 10.00 - 10.30 am and 10.45 - 11.15 [ maximum 6 children/book ahead ]
1st Thursday (but occasional variations/not August): Community Sing-a-long ... St. Martin's URC/Dementia friendly ... 10.00 am
1st Thursday: Women's Institute ... Memorial Hall ... 2.15 pm
2nd Thursday: Adult Colouring & Games ... Library ... 10.30 - Noon [ book ahead ]
3rd Thursday (but occasional variations/not August): Community Sing-a-long ... St. Martin's URC/Dementia friendly ... 10.00 am
3rd Thursday: Townwomen's Guild ... Memorial Hall ... 2.00 pm
4th Thursday: Adult Colouring & Games ... Library ... 10.30 - Noon [ book ahead ]

Fridays:

2nd Friday: Digital Champion ... Library ... sessions between 10.30 am and 12.40 pm [ BUT BOOK WITH LIBRARY! ]
4th Friday: Digital Champion ... Library ... sessions between 10.30 am and 12.40 pm [ BUT BOOK WITH LIBRARY! ]

Weekends:
Saturdays:

2nd Saturday (but irregular - check with church): Lunch in support of the Trussell Trust ... St. Martin's URC ... Noon - 2.00 pm

Sundays: 

1st Sunday: (h)ALL@4 [Coffee, cake & worship] ... St. Mary's Church Hall ... 4.00 pm [ contact Vicar/01202 893 197 for information - download poster ]


Memorial Hall
Gullivers Farm Shop

Gullivers Farm Shop
Station Road Shops

Station Road shops
War Memorial

War Memorial