At last, after a long period of covid induced inactivity, there is are some things to report:

Platinum Jubilee Celebrations

Platinum Jubilee Celebrations

Abbotsbury Platinum Jubilee CelebrationsAbbotsbury Village are celebrating the Platinum Jubilee

A diary of events from 28th May until 5th June are shown in the attached poster.


Abbotsbury Open Gardens and Craft Fair – 19th June

Abbotsbury Open Gardens and Craft Fair – 19th June

Sunday 19th June 2022. 12–5pm

Visit the Old Gate House and The Manor House in Chrurch Street.

There will be Craft Stalls, Plant Sales, Fod and Drrink, Tombola, Raffle and Sharandys Birds of Prey.

Entry is £5 (free U18) and all proceeds to the Friends of St Nicholas, Abbotsbury.

For full details see the poster.

Parnham Voices – Below The Hill

Parnham Voices – Below The Hill

a cappella music for a summer afternoon in Abbotsbury

Directed by James L Thomas
Sunday 22 May 4.00pm.
St Nicholas Church, Abbotsbury

Tickets £5 (under 12 years of age free)
call 01305 871532 or on the door
Proceeds from the concert will support the work of the Friends of St Nicholas (Reg Charity XT31464) in maintaining the fabric of the church.
Sponsored by Parkers Property Consultants and Valuers.


The Queen’s Jubilee

The Queen’s Jubilee

Four Chairmen from local Abbotsbury groups: Friends of St Nicholas, Beachcombers, Strangways Hall and ATTA have formed a committee to plan some exciting activities in the village to celebrate the occasion. (as announced at the CBPC meeting in February).

Reporting Candles on the Hill on 21st November 2021


The 2021 project was run jointly by ATTA and Friends of St Nicholas.
The event happens each year on the nearest convenient Sunday to St Catherine’s Day.
It is always windy and cold on St Catherine’s Hill, and this year proved to be no exception.
Read on….


The Spirit of Woodstock


The Spirit of Woodstock


Something Underground’s Latest Open Air Show
plays The Rifles Wardrobe Museum, Salisbury, Mill Farm, Bradford Abbas and The Abbey House, Abbotsbury, Dorset.
More Information


Dorset Art Weeks

Dorset Art Weeks

From 22nd May till 6th June Dorset Arts Weeks is in full swing.
Abbotsbury has three artists showing their work, Helen Millard, Dansel Gallery and Abbotsbury Studio, all can be seen in Abbotsbury. Click here for the Dorset Art Weeks website.