Throughout the Year

February to November
Charlton Horethorne and District Gardening Club
To find out what activities the Club normally organises, please see the Programme of Events for 2023, on the Groups/Activities page of the website.

‘Chipmunks’ Baby and Toddler Group Click here for the Primary School’s latest Newsletter
Charlton Horethorne Primary School Hall
A monthly opportunity for any parents/carers to bring their pre-schoolers for a play at our lovely village school. (See the Groups and Activities page of the website for more details)
For further information, please call the School Operations Manager, Mrs. Katherine Vaughan, on 01963 220345


2.30 p.m. Thursday 2nd March 2023CHIFS Ladies who Knit
Cleeve House, Level Lane by kind invitation of Kate and Jane
We knit for various charities and wool is supplied.
New knitters are always welcome.
For more information please call May Closs on (01963) 220640

Just Strollin’ Group
12.30 p.m. Wednesday 8th March 2023
The Udder Farm Shop Restaurant
Lunch and planning 2023’s walks
Wednesday 15th March 2023
First walk of the season – location to be decided
We would be delighted to welcome any new members. We are a relatively small, friendly group walking between 3 and 5 miles on reasonably easy terrain. We start and end at a pub or cafe and have lunch there afterwards which is always fun!
If you would like to join us please contact Sue Dando on (01963 220610) or 07590 515068

10.30 a.m. Thursday 9th March 2023Second Thursday Group
Charlton Horethorne Village Hall
A talk, with slides, by Kate Hill and Geoff McHugh travelling through Rajasthan, Delhi andAgra on one of their many visits to India.
Coffee morning that’s always friendly and stimulating. Everyone welcome!
£2.00 for Village Hall funds including refreshments
For more information about this regular activity, see the Groups and Activities page on this website

6.00 p.m. Monday 3rd April 2023 – The Nail by Stephen Cottrell
Charlton Horethorne Church
Come and experience of take part in ‘The Nail’. A truly amazing opportunity to enter into the imagination of the crucifixion.
The seven gospel characters will be led by members of our community, using a script, concluding with a moment to reflect before we move on.
Come and join the audience on the evening or take one of the roles of the characters listed above – you will be provided with your script.
We look forward to a packed Chuch and an engaging experience.
Please contact Rev Rona for more information on


6.00 p.m. ’til late Saturday 6th May 2023 – To Celebrate the Coronation of King Charles III
Hog Roast (by Story Pig) and Music and Dance with ‘The Originals’
Charlton Horethorne Village Hall
Licensed bar
Tickets will be limited – first come, first served!
Adults: £7.50, Child (under 12): £5.00 Includes food
Available from: The Village Shop; Tony (01963 220626) ; Jen (01935 814199)

7.00 p.m. Saturday 3rd June 2023 – A Grand Night of Rat-Racing! RE-ARRANGED DATE
Charlton Horethorne Village Hall
Further information in due course.

8th July 2023Wick Charity Music Festival
Following the amazing success of the 2022 Festival when £12000 was raised for the Somerset and Dorset Air Ambulance, Headway and The Brain Injury Unit at Poole Hospital, the Festival is back in 2023.
This year’s charities will be the Somerset and Dorset Air Ambulance and the Eve Appeal (a charity supporting research into five types of women’s gynaecological cancer).
Look out for information about fund-raising events to help support the Festival