What's On in Sidmouth

Friday, December 12, 2014

An award-winning Ottery St Mary eatery is to host a festive fundraising feast next week in aid of a good cause.

Friday, December 12, 2014

An exhibition featuring work from several West Country artists reopens tomorrow (Saturday, December 13) at East Devon Art Academy in Old Fore Street, Sidmouth.

Friday, December 12, 2014

Sidmouth Town Band delighted audiences last weekend with two performances of their ever popular annual Christmas Concert at the Manor Pavilion Theatre.

Friday, December 12, 2014
Art exhibition pic

An open art exhibition, arranged for East Devon District Council’s sheltered housing tenants, opens in Sidmouth tomorrow (Saturday, December 13).

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Friday, December 12, 2014

You may not come across a hand bell ensemble every day of the week, yet the internet tells me that there are more than 130 groups of ringers in the South West.

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Friday, December 12, 2014
Pianist Clare Hammond.

The Daily Telegraph acclaimed Clare Hammond as a pianist of ‘amazing power and panache’ - attributes which she will be bringing to the town as part of the Sidmouth Music series of concerts.

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Friday, December 12, 2014
Sidmouth late night shopping. Sidmouth Lions Club Santa sleigh made its way through town. Ref shs 2276-50-14AW. Picture: Alex Walton.

Santa will be doing his rounds in the run-up to Christmas, courtesy of the Lions Club of Sidmouth.

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Friday, December 12, 2014

The Music Room at Sidholme is rapidly developing a reputation as one of Sidmouth’s premier music venue, and the St David’s Singers are set to make a welcome return visit after their sell-out summer concert earlier this year.

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Friday, December 12, 2014

The Sidmouth Traditional Mummers will be undertaking their annual tour of the town’s pubs on the evening of Friday, December 19.

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Friday, December 12, 2014
A section of Sidmouth Choral Society in concert at the parish church last Saturday.

There is nothing quite like singing together to make a big and beautiful sound, writes Kingsley Squire.

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Thursday, December 11, 2014

Preparations are well under way for Axminster Drama Club’s pantomime - Puss in Boots.

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Thursday, December 11, 2014
Exmouth Shanty Men

The Exmouth Shanty Men’s final performances of the year are in Exmouth. Both are charity events.

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Thursday, December 11, 2014
Santa Dash Exmouth

Get your Santa suit on this Saturday (December 13) for the 2014 Santa Dash. The fun event – an hilarious highpoint in Exmouth’s festive calendar – will raise funds for Christian Aid.

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Thursday, December 11, 2014
Exmouth Light Orchestra.

There will be plenty of magic when 60 musicians of Exmouth Light Orchestra take the stage at 7.30pm on Saturday, December 13, to present a concert of light music in the beautiful surroundings of Temple Methodist Church, in Budleigh Salterton.

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Thursday, December 11, 2014
Cyclists from Vintage Velo arriving at Exmouth's Christmas Cracker 2014.  Photo: Paul Strange.

This year’s Christmas Cracker – which took place in Exmouth’s Strand and Magnolia Centre on Saturday, December 6 – is being hailed as the best to date. Now in its seventh year, the crowds were kept happy with a non-stop mix of music, entertainment, a lantern parade and fireworks finale.

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Thursday, December 11, 2014
Seaton's colourful bicycles add an interestng distraction to the seafront roundabout.
Photo by Simon Horn. Ref mhs 2059-24-10SH

Get on yer bike this Christmas! Xcycle - affiliated to the town’s environmental group Transition Exmouth - is having a festive cycle ride on Saturday, December 27, weather permitting. Meet at Phear Park’s main entrance on Marpool Hill at 11am for the ride to Budleigh for lunch and back via Castle Lane and Exmouth seafront. More details from Elinor Scott: 01395268301 or 07929732181

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Wednesday, December 10, 2014

A fun night of festive music for the whole family is planned to take place at the Minster, in Axminster, this weekend.

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Wednesday, December 10, 2014
snow white

There are plenty of seasonal treats in store as Exmouth Pavilion’s festive line-up swings into action.

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Wednesday, December 10, 2014
TRX trainer Albie McMahon at last year’s TRXmas.

Join in with some festive fun, dress up in costume and get the Christmas feel-good factor at an Exmouth charity event.

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Wednesday, December 10, 2014
The Rythm of Life by EMCO. Ref exe 0011-50-14. Picture: Emma Crane-Woodman from Exmouth Photo Services.

I had the good fortune to attend Exmouth Musical Theatre Company’s recent Rhythm of Life concert at Exmouth Pavilion.

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Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Kim Roper, an Exmouth Ceramic Group student, looks at some of ECG's recent exhibition work.

If you fancy trying your hand at pottery, Exmouth Ceramic Group (ECG) is offering classes on Wednesday evenings at its Meeting Street workshop in Exmouth town centre.

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Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Duffers Jam Night at The Bicton Inn.

The Bicton Inn, in Bicton Street, has a busy programme lined up for Christmas.

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Wednesday, December 10, 2014
The Noise Next Door, featuring Tom Livingstone (left) who grew up in Lympstone.

Next Friday will be quite a home-coming party for Tom Livingstone. Born in nearby Lympstone, Tom is a member of the highly rated UK improvisational comedy troupe The Noise Next Door. The troupe is appearing at the Exmouth Pavilion on Friday, December 19.

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Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Think Floyd. The Pink Floyd tribute band is appearing at the Exmouth Pavilion on February 6.

Think Floyd, regarded as one of the UK’s number-one Pink Floyd tribute bands, is coming to Exmouth, Renowned for its stunning celebration of one of the world’s greatest musical icons, Think Floyd is appearing at Exmouth Pavilion on Friday, February 6.

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Wednesday, December 10, 2014

St Mary’s Church, in Upottery, was the setting for a unique insight into the horrors of World War One, during October 1914.

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Tuesday, December 2, 2014
The large cast takes to the stage for one of the finale scenes. Picture by Peter Wiles.

Axminster Musical Theatre brought Rock Opera to Axminster in November.

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Friday, November 28, 2014
Picture by Linda Wilkes.

The Winter Whispers Exhibition is being staged at The Beehive until Monday, December 22.

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Friday, November 28, 2014
The ZZ Tops

For Those About To Rock is coming to Seaton Town Hall, the high energy rock n boogie tour with the ZZ Tops and Live/Wire - the AC/DC show.

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Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Mark Bebbington

An internationally renowned concert pianist is to play in Sidmouth next weekend alongside the Isca Ensemble in a special performance at the Parish Church.

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