Events

Shaftesbury Area Walking Festival Amended Following New COVID Rule Concerns

The first events of the inaugural Chalke Escape walking festival have been cancelled. There was confusion over the government’s new restrictions on gatherings.

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Outdoor Cabaret In Shaftesbury Will Meet New Gathering Rules

Dancing, singing and sketches will be offered on Shaftesbury’s Castle Green tomorrow (Saturday).

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Want To Make New Friends? This Shaftesbury Event Could Help You

If you’re new to Shaftesbury, would you like to make some new friends? Perhaps you’ve lived in our town for years and want to meet new faces?

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Four Shaftesbury Area Artists Share ‘Vibrant, Diverse And Exclusive’ Exhibition

Four artists are sharing the exhibition space at Shaftesbury’s Bell Street Gallery.

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Will Fontmell Host Dorset’s First Christmas Fair?

COVID-19 means Christmas will come early in Fontmell Magna.

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Three Shaftesbury Artists Share Gallery Space For An Exhibition

Three Shaftesbury artists are sharing an exhibition at Shaftesbury Arts Centre’s Gallery.

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Shaftesbury’s Socially Distanced Music Festival Will Return Next Year

Saturday’s mini music festival on a farm on Shaftesbury’s Foyle Hill was a sell-out.

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A Festival Feel For Second Food And Craft Market At Turnpike Showground

Gillingham & Shaftesbury Show secretary, James Cox, explains how Sunday’s open-air Food and Craft Market on the Turnpike Showground will be improved this time round.

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Shaftesbury Funfair Owner Charles Cole Unveils Extensive COVID Safety Measures

The funfair is open at Barton Hill and will operate over the Bank Holiday weekend.

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New Shaftesbury-Area Walking Event Is Booking Fast – Second Festival Announced

The first Cranborne Chase walking festival, Chalke Escape, takes place between the 18th and 24th September.

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