Friiday June 7 to Thursday June 13

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Friday June 7:

Bridge (1st and 3rd Friday of every month – also June 21) in the Blandford Centre Heddington Drive DT11 7TP, 1.15 to 4.15pm (note change of venue from Woodhouse Gardens), details 01258 450544

Collingwood Memorial commemoration, Tarrant Hinton, 3pm

Friday to Saturday June 7 to 8:

D-Day 75th exhibition, Blandford Corn Exchange, 10am to 4pm

Friday to Sunday June 7 to 9: Wimborne Minster Folk Festival

Saturday June 8:

Spetisbury Festival moth trapping (details 01258  857335), Yoga (details 07780952395), radio presentation of ‘Dad’s Army’ (Marcia’s Market 7.30pm)

Car boot sale, Iwerne Minster Parish Field, 2pm, details 01747 811339

Dorset Wildlife Trust Chesil Beach Walk and Boat Ride, 2pm, booking essential, details 01258 880699

Tarrant Gunville Fete, Eastbury House, 2.15pm. Jamie Jigsaw children’s entertainer, Blandford Stour Valley Brass Band, stalls, games, tea & homemade cakes, Pimms  – fun for all the family. See

Sunday June 9:

Learn about the stones which make up Blandford on a Geology Walk with a Blandford & District Civic Society Town Guide, 11am from Marsh & Ham (Morrisons) car park, details 01258 459346

Spetisbury Country Day, Crawford Bridge, 10.30 am to 5.30pm

‘The World Peace Diet’: illustrated talk by Gabriela Lerner and Neil Baird on sustainable food, in the Upper Mill Room, Springhead, Fontmell Magna, from 4pm. Members of Sustainable Dorset or Springhead: £2, non-members £4, details 01258 818223

Open Farm Sunday, free entry but other charges may apply: at Meggy Moo’s, Shroton, DT11 8TP, 11am to 3pm, 07908 267410; Myncen Farm, 83 Minchington, DT11 8DH, 11am to 4pm), 01725 552715; Field Barn Farm, Winterborne Whitechurch, DT11 0HT, 11am to 4.30pm, 07790408313; Lower Farm, Hilton, DT11 0DQ, 11am to 4pm, 07779143781

Tuesday June 11:

Cameo Club Meeting, Durweston village hall, 7.30pm, visit by ‘Boutique in a Bus’ and talk and display of ladies clothing. All welcome.

Tarrant Gunville WI meeting, Tarrant Gunville village hall (DT11 8JN), 7.15pm, ‘Early years of Wimbledon’.  £4 non-members (includes supper), details 01258 456202

Wednesday June 12:

Open Morning, Blandford Food Bank, The Methodist Church, Blandford, 10am to 12noon

Play Reading of ‘Rumours’ by Neil Simon, Blandford Town Museum, Bere’s Yard, 7pm

Thursday June 13:

Forum Cancer Support Group, Town Hall (upstairs in the Corn Exchange), Blandford, 2 to 4pm (every 2nd Thursday of the month), details 07561 114644

Living Spit’s Living Quiz, Winterborne Stickland village hall, 7.30pm, details 01258 880920 or

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Monday May 20 to Monday May 27

Tuesday May 21: Child Okeford Flower Arranging Club, 'Tablescapes', a practical workshop, Child Okeford Village Hall, 2.15pm, details: 01258 863775

May 20 8:00 am May 27 9:00 pm Event Details

Strictly Come Tea Dancing

Strictly Come Tea Dancing at the Corn Exchange, Market Place, Blandford Forum, live music from the Soggy Biscuit Dance Band

May 20 2:30 pm
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Event Details

Friday May 31 to Thursday June 6

Friday May 31: Vintage Fair, Corn Exchange, Blandford, 9am to 5pm Last Friday in the  Blandford Town Museum Garden 5pm

May 31 9:00 am June 6 6:00 pm Event Details

June 2 Tarrant Rushton D-Day Reunion

A gathering to remember those who worked at and flew from Tarrant Rushton Airfield in June 1944 and for those

June 2 1:30 pm 4:00 pm Event Details

Friday June 7 and Saturday June 8 – D-Day Exhibition

D-Day 75th exhibition, Blandford Museum, opening June 6 10.30am and  Blandford Corn Exchange, Friday and Saturday June 7 and 8,

June 6 10:30 am June 8 4:00 pm Event Details

Saturday June 8 Cycling event, Tarrant Rushton Airfield

June 8 10:00 am 12:00 pm Event Details