January 27, 20202:00 pm

Monthly Movie “Downton Abbey” 

Bradshaw Meeting Room
Thomas Whitty House
01404 831207

Continuing the story of the Crawley family.  Excitement is high at Downton Abbey when the Crawley family learns that King George V and Queen Mary are coming to visit.&...

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January 14, 20202:00 pm

Time for Tea Talk: “Eyes Along The Coast”

Bradshaw Meeting Room
Thomas Whitty House
01404 831207

Nick Cole, Watchkeeper for the National Coastwatch Institution, will talk to us about his duties and much more.  Coastwatch is a voluntary organisation which keeps a visual watch on ...

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January 13, 20201:00 pm / 3:30 pm

Modern Floral Watercolour Workshop

Bradshaw Meeting Room
Thomas Whitty House
01404 831207

An introduction to painting winter snowdrops in watercolour.  Learn the basic techniques: laying a wash, dry brush, etc.  Suitable for beginners.  Tutor: Gina Youens.  Contact tutor ...

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January 11, 202010:00 am / 3:00 pm

Craft Workshop “Hand Embroidery For Beginners”

Bradshaw Meeting Room
Thomas Whitty House
01404 831207

Learn the best 15 hand embroidery stitches.  Produce a sampler and then use the stitches in a creative project.  Tutor Jan Dimond.  £16.  To book please phone ...

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Learn the best 15 hand embroidery stitches.  Produce a sampler and then use the stitches in a creative project.  Tutor Jan Dimond.  £16.  To book please phone Jane on 01404 831207.
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January 10, 202010:30 am / 3:00 pm

‘By the Loom’ Dalwood Pavilion

Dalwood Pavilion, Dalwood 01404 831207

Come along and learn new skills or use old ones with a friendly and supportive group.  Everyone welcome: beginners and the more experienced.  £3.  To book please ...

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Come along and learn new skills or use old ones with a friendly and supportive group.  Everyone welcome: beginners and the more experienced.  £3.  To book please phone Jane on 01404 831207
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January 8, 20207:30 pm

Axminster Historical Society Talk: “History of Shute House”

Bradshaw Meeting Room
Thomas Whitty House

Historian Bijan Omrani reveals the romantic and tempestuous history of Shute House and the families who lived there.  The secret lives of the Victorian and Edwardian gentry, their lost ...

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December 30, 20192:00 pm

Monthly Movie – “Scotch – The Golden Dram”

Bradshaw Meeting Room
Thomas Whitty House
01404 831207

To get  taste of Hogmanay, we are showing "Scotch - The Golden Dram” which tells the story of Uisge beatha -- Gaelic for "water of life&...

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December 27, 201910:30 am

BY THE LOOM – AXMINSTER

Bradshaw Meeting Room
Thomas Whitty House
01404 831207

 Come along and learn new skills or use old ones with a friendly and supportive group.  Everyone welcome: beginners and the more ...

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December 17, 20192:00 pm

TIME FOR TEA – CHRISTMAS MUSIC AND CAROLS

Bradshaw Meeting Room
Thomas Whitty House
01404 831207

CHANGE OF DATE

Mrs Burroughs, Music director of St Mary’s School, Axminster, will lead Christmas music and carols.  £3 – includes ...

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December 14, 20197:00 pm

Jane’s Quiz – in aid of Axminster Heritage

Musbury Village Hall 01297 553865

The late Jane Bishop was an enthusiastic committee member of Axminster Heritage.  She was well-known for writing interesting quizzes and had written a number for Axminster Heritage and Musbury ...

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December 14, 201910:30 am / 12:30 pm

Children’s Victorian Christmas Crafts Workshop

Bradshaw Meeting Room
Thomas Whitty House
01297 639884

Step back in time and join us in making some traditional Victorian decorations for your home this Christmas.  £2.50 per child.  All materials included.  All children must ...

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December 13, 201910:30 am

BY THE LOOM – DALWOOD PAVILION

Dalwood Pavilion
Dalwood, DEVON, EX13 7EW
01404 831207

 Come along and learn new skills or use old ones with a friendly and supportive group.  Everyone welcome: beginners and the more ...

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December 7, 20192:00 pm

Children’s Christmas Card Making Workshop

Bradshaw Meeting Room
Thomas Whitty House
01297 639884

Come along and have fun making your own personalised Christmas cards at the Heritage Centre!  All materials provided, but if you have any old Christmas cards you would like ...

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December 7, 201910:00 am

Christmas Craft Fair

Axminster Heritage Centre
Silver Street
01297 639884

Looking for a beautiful, handmade Christmas present for your friends or loved ones?  Want to support local independent traders this festive season? Visit our Christmas Craft Fair!
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December 6, 20198:45 am / 7:30 pm

COACH OUTING – LONGLEAT SAFARI PARK AND FESTIVAL OF LIGHT

01404 831207

Visit Longleat Safari Park in Wiltshire.  Opened in 1966, it was the first drive-through safari park outside Africa.  Included in the Safari Drive-Through is the astonishing Festival of Light ...

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December 4, 20197:30 pm

Axminster Historical Society Talk: “The History of Axe Harbour”

Bradshaw Meeting Room
Thomas Whitty House
07747-636810

Nigel Daniel grew up on the edge of the harbour 'messing around in boats' which led to some twenty years in the merchant navy as Captain of various cable laying ...

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November 30, 20191:00 pm

CRAFT WORKSHOP – “Creative Machine Patchwork Day” New date

Bradshaw Meeting Room
Thomas Whitty House
01404 831207

Using a selection of fabrics and ribbons, create a piece of patchwork that can become a table runner, cushion, Christmas stocking.  Fabrics, threads and ribbons will be supplied (for ...

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November 30, 201910:00 am / 12:30 pm

Craft Workshop “Make a festive swag and Victorian fruits for Christmas” 

Bradshaw Meeting Room
Thomas Whitty House
01404 831207

Come and make a beautiful Festive Swag which will look beautiful hung on your front door, and some Victorian Fruits studded with cloves to place on a mantlepiece or hang ...

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November 29, 201910:30 am

BY THE LOOM AXMINSTER

Bradshaw Meeting Room
Thomas Whitty House
01404 831207

Come along and learn new skills or use old ones, with a friendly and supportive group.  Everyone welcome: beginners and the more experienced.  £3.  For more information ...

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November 25, 20192:00 pm

Monthly Movie “The Keeper”

Bradshaw Meeting Room
Thomas Whitty House
01404 831207

Based on the true story of Bert Trautmann, The Keeper tells the extraordinary love story between a young English woman and a German PoW, who together overcome prejudice, public hostility, ...

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November 23, 20199:30 am

Coffee Morning

Bradshaw Meeting Room
Thomas Whitty House

Come and enjoy a cup of tea or coffee and mince pies.  There will be the usual stalls including cakes and “Almost new items” for possible Christmas ...

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November 21, 20196:30 pm

Film Screening

Bradshaw Meeting Room
Thomas Whitty House
01297 639884

Axminster Heritage Centre is proud to be the first venue in town to hold a screening of the inspirational environmental documentary Trees Are The Key. 

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November 12, 20192:00 pm

Time for Tea Illustrated Talk:   Graham Barton ‘Auctions Speak Louder than Words’ 

Bradshaw Meeting Room
Thomas Whitty House
01404 831207

 Graham is one of the most widely experienced auctioneers in the country and is instantly recognisable from his many appearances on BBC1’...

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November 8, 201910:30 am

By The Loom Dalwood Pavilion

Dalwood Pavilion
Dalwood, DEVON, EX13 7EW
01404 831207

Come along and learn new skills or use old ones with a friendly and supportive group.  Everyone welcome: beginners and the more experienced.  £3

Dalwood ...

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Come along and learn new skills or use old ones with a friendly and supportive group.  Everyone welcome: beginners and the more experienced.  £3

Dalwood Pavilion, EX13 7EW

 
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November 6, 20197:30 pm

Axminster Historical Society Talk: “Not One of Us”

Bradshaw Meeting Room
Thomas Whitty House
07747-636810

Todd Gray tells of some of the individuals who were singled out in Exeter and treated as “different” – not one of us.  Some were celebrated and ...

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November 2, 20191:00 pm

CANCELLED Craft Workshop “Creative Machine Patchwork Day”

Bradshaw Meeting Room
Thomas Whitty House
01404 831207

UNFORTUNATELY THIS WORKSHOP IS CANCELLED.

WE HAVE A NEW DATE OF 30TH NOVEMBER.  MORE DETAILS TO FOLLOW

 

 

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UNFORTUNATELY THIS WORKSHOP IS CANCELLED.

WE HAVE A NEW DATE OF 30TH NOVEMBER.  MORE DETAILS TO FOLLOW

 

 
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November 2, 201910:00 am / 12:30 pm

Craft workshop “Paint a Medieval Illuminated Letter”

Bradshaw Meeting Room
Thomas Whitty House
01404 831207

Illuminated letters were beautiful miniature works of art and have been used by calligraphers for nearly 2000 years. You can choose your medieval letter and copy or trace it down onto ...

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October 31, 20194:00 pm

Children’s Workshop

Axminster Heritage Centre
Silver Street
01297 639884

Spooky Face Painting

Get ready for trick or treating on Halloween at the Axminster Heritage Centre.

For children of all ages.  Children under the age of 11 must be accompanied ...

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October 28, 20192:00 pm

Monthly Movie ‘Red Joan’

Bradshaw Meeting Room
Thomas Whitty House
01404 831207

Joan Stanley is a widow living out a quiet retirement in the suburbs when, shockingly, the British Secret Service places her under arrest. The charge: providing classified scientific information - ...

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October 27, 201912:00 pm

Craft Workshop “Hand Embroidery for Beginners”

Bradshaw Meeting Room
Thomas Whitty House
01404 831207

UNFORTUNATELY THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO ILLNESS.  WE HOPE TO REFIX IT IN THE NEW YEAR.

MANY APOLOGIES.

 

 

 

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UNFORTUNATELY THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO ILLNESS.  WE HOPE TO REFIX IT IN THE NEW YEAR.

MANY APOLOGIES.

 

 

 

 
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