Abbotsbury Newsletter December 2018

The ‘Candles on the Hill’ for St. Catherine’s Day 25th November was a superb event. The weather was kind giving us a lovely sunny day, prompting crowds of people to take a walk up the hill to place their candle bags to illuminate the ‘St....

Abbotsbury Newsletter November 2018

We shall remember them – and especially in this year which heralds the centenary of the Armistice to end WW1. Look out for the special Remembrance display in the window of DVeitch gallery in Abbotsbury. On Sunday 11th November the Armistice Wreath Laying will take...

Abbotsbury Newsletter October 2018

Visiting Abbotsbury in October will be an enchanting experience in more ways than one! The Abbotsbury Sub-Tropical Garden has enchanted garden illuminations 18th-23rd October from dusk to 8.30pm and following on ‘Fright Nights’ 24th-27th October 4.30-9pm – Halloween...

Abbotsbury Newsletter September 2018

With the school holidays over and cooler weather conditions, Abbotsbury is perfectly situated for those of you who enjoy walking the Jurassic Coast Path, or indeed just to walk in and around our beautiful village. If you arrive by car and park in the village car park,...

Abbotsbury Newsletter August 2018

There is a lot to do in Abbotsbury to interest the whole family over the school summer holidays. The Chesil Bank Country Fayre; a fun dog show with helicopter rides, games for the children, car boot and craft stalls is at Elworth corner (just under 2 miles east of...

Abbotsbury Newsletter July 2018

June was extraordinarily hot and dry and July seems set to be the same, so what better place to be than here on the Jurassic Coast, where temperatures are a little cooler than inland and you are close to the sea and many wonderful beaches. Weymouth beach, to the east...