June Film Night

We’re scratching our heads after last month’s screening of ‘West Side Story’ : a terrific film which our audience loved, a brand new projector which really showed off the vibrant cinematography, praise for our refreshments – but only 14 tickets sold, which meant a considerable loss on the night (we need double those numbers to […]

Hawkchurch Garden Club – 50th Annual Show

Gardening Club Annual Show

The village 50th Annual Show on Saturday 23rd July is now only a month or so away.To celebrate this special anniversary we hope that you will bring along your veg, fruit, flowers, pot plants, flower decorations, jam, chutney, cakes, art, craftwork and photography. There are many classes to choose from. Anyone over 11yrs can enter […]

May Film Night

Last month’s film ‘Pig’ was definitely an acquired taste and divided our audience – I came to it expecting some sort of revenge thriller, but it turned into quite a moving meditation on loss.  Certainly not a feel-good movie, though, and it’s high time we had one of those, so in association with Devon Moviola, […]

April Film Night

A rather more select audience than usual attended last month’s screening of Spencer – many thanks to all of you who came along. If only I could report that those who couldn’t make it missed a secret gem, but in truth the strong reviews were completely baffling and the film was agonisingly sloooow and scarcely […]

Meeting 10th March

Jenny Short, a garden designer from Lyme Regis, will be talking about ground cover plants that help to defeat unwanted weeds.

Outdoor Bowls at Chardstock

Are you ready to give outdoor Bowls a go? Chardstock Bowling Club are holding an Open Day on Sunday 24th April 2022 at 2pm. A warm welcome awaits experienced and novice players. Wear flat shoes / trainers and we will provide all the rest of the equipment. Refreshments available. If you can’t make the 24th […]

Village Fun Day

28th August 12pm St John the Baptist Church Hawkchurch Teddy Bear Parachute Jump (at 12 noon) Tours of the Bell Tower* History Tours Skittles Hook-a-Duck More Village Stalls and Games Teas, Cakes and Ice-creams Followed by Live Acoustic Music 4pm – 6pm Come and listen to a bit of Cajun, blues, bluegrass and the occasional […]

Film Nights Update

Hawkchurch Film Nights by Chris Andrews Monday 7th MarchHawkchurch Film Nights, in association with Devon Moviola, proudly presents ‘Spencer’ (Cert.12, 117 mins). Kristen Stewart (‘Twilight’, ‘Personal Shopper’) gives a remarkable performance as Diana, Princess of Wales, enduring an excruciating Christmas at Sandringham with the Royal Family as her marriage to Prince Charles disintegrates.  Timothy Spall, Sally Hawkins, […]

Hawkchurch Garden Club Open Gardens 2021

At last we look forward to brighter times for garden visits and this year various gardeners in the village have very kindly offered to open their gardens to the public. This will be a two day event on two afternoons, from 1.30 p.m to 5.00 p.m. each day Saturday 3rd July and Sunday 4th July.  […]