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March 2020

The Exmoor Society Coastal Group. Talk: “The Making of The South West Heritage Trust”

18th March 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

‘The Making of The South West Heritage Trust’  An Illustrated talk by the Chief Executive, Tom Mayberry. Porlock Village Hall at 7.30pm The Trust was created in 2014 to manage archive, museum and historic environment services in Devon and Somerset. It cares for amazing collections from pre-history to present day and has responsibility for 400 acres of heritage landscape. Cost, to include light refreshments: Members £1; Guests £3

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April 2020

Green Matthews in Concert

2nd April 2020 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Toll Road (New Rd), Porlock TA24 8QD
Somerset TA24 8QD United Kingdom
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£8.00

Green Matthews make a very welcome return to Porlock with their new show "Witty Ditties" http://www.greenmatthews.co.uk/wittyditties 400 years of comic songs covering bawdy Restoration ballards, cutting satire and hilarious wordplay, with a huge range of our weird and wonderful historical instruments to give colour to this side-splitting repetoire. Tickets will be £8.00 and available online via facebook, or from Rosalinde (863117) and SPAR shop. Bar and Door from 7pm,  performance at 7.30pm.

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The Exmoor Society Coastal Group. Talk: “ The Work of the Royal Lifeboat Institute”

15th April 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Porlock Village Hall

‘The Work of the Royal National Life Boat Institute.. Porlock Village Hall at 7.30pm  A Video and Talk by a crew member from the Minehead Life Boat Station. Cost, to include light refreshments: Members £1; Guests £3

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May 2020

The Exmoor Society Coastal Group. talk “‘A Georgian Adventure: John Knight and the transformation of Exmoor”

20th May 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Porlock Village Hall

‘A Georgian Adventure: John Knight and the transformation of Exmoor’ An illustrated talk by Rob Wilson-North Porlock Village Hall  7.30pm John Knight purchased the royal forest ofExmoor 200 years ago and created a 16,000-acre Georgian estate. Work started on a castle within the Barle valley. Surrounding landscape was transformed with theplanting of woodlands and gardens. Today some of that landscape is being revealedand restored. This is the story of the man, his motivations and his great vision for Exmoor. (Rob…

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July 2020

The Exmoor Society Coastal Group. Talk: “A very English Scandal” by the Author – John Preston.

22nd July 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Porlock Village Hall

“A very English Scandal” by the Author - John Preston. Porlock Village Hall Doors and Wine Bar open at 7.00 pm.  Talk starts 7.30  John is travelling from London to talk about the events in his book, which take place around Porlock and Exmoor. We are relying on your support to create a large audience, making John’s special journey worthwhile. Entry by ticket only, £5.00 from the Visitor Centre, Porlock (01643 863150).  Coffees / teas will be served afterwards during…

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August 2020

Porlock Country Fair

2nd August 2020 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Parson Street

Porlock, Somerset TA24 8QJ United Kingdom
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£3.00

Porlock's annual summer Country Fair, held on the beautiful Recreation Ground at the heart of the village, is a fabulous day out for the whole family. Attractions include main arena shows, live music, fun dog show, children's races, stilt-walkers, Punch & Judy show, many local crafts, vendors and a great selection of food stalls, along with cream teas, hog roast, licensed bar and Pimms tent, and a free car park. A fantastically vibrant village fair with something for everyone -…

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September 2020

The Exmoor Society Coastal Group: Enjoy Porlock!

2nd September 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

 Enjoy Porlock!    Members Only. 2.00 – 3.00 pm. Broomclose, (on left towards West Porlock). Nicky and David Ramsay invite us to look round their beautiful gardens, overlooking Porlock Bay.David will chat informally to any interested bee keepers, he sells delicious honey! 3.30 pm New Place, Bossington Lane, Heather will take us on a tour of the ground floor, before serving us tea. Booking is essential. Contact David Hancock– 01643 862 764.   Combined price for both visits, including tea…

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October 2020

The Exmoor Society Coastal Group. Talk: ‘Exmoor and its World War 11 refugees’

21st October 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Porlock Village Hall

‘Exmoor and its World War 11 refugees’ Porlock Village Hall Doors and Wine Bar open at 7.00pm.  Talk 7.45 pm. An illustrated talk by Dr Helen Fry. Helen was born in Ilfracombe, a British historian and biographer who has written over twenty books. (Her specialism is German-speaking refugeeswho served in the British Forces during WW11). In her talk Helen will reveal the secrets of the Kindertransport children who were sent to Exford. Helen is making a special journey from London,…

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December 2020

The Exmoor Society Coastal Group. Talk: “The Life of a Country Doctor”

16th December 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Porlock Village Hall

'The Life of a Country Doctor’. Talk by Doctor Ian Kelham. Porlock Village Hall Doors and Wine Bar open at 7.00pm.  Talk at 7.30 pm in Large Hall - ‘ Evening will include Mulled Wine and Mince Pies

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