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Lydden Ladies

Lydden Ladies is a friendly women's group

which meets monthly and presents a range

of activities.  The group, which was formed

when the Buckland Newton W.I. closed

down, has been in existence since 1994.

Please come to one of our meetings if you would like to join us or find out more.
Buckland Newton Community Website
in the heart of rural Dorset
Lydden Ladies Fashion Show.  Maree Pollard, Gillian Slade (Chair, Dorchester Friends of Julia’s House), Jan Marpole, Jane Collins and Gill Nell with the presentation cheque - 12th November 2014

Programme for 2017

Wednesday 11th January, 7.30 pm, Village Hall.  Lydden Ladies AGM. Friday 3rd February, 12.00 pm.   Pub Lunch.   Friday 3rd March, 7,30 pm, Village Hall.   A Taste of Nepal. Wednesday 5th April, 7.30 pm, The Octagon, Yeovil.  Theatre Visit - “Jesus Christ Superstar”. Friday 19th May.  House and Garden Visit     Wednesday 14th June, 10.30 am, Milton Abbas.  Treasure Hunt and Pub Lunch.  Self-guided Murder Mystery themed Treasure Hunt, exploring Milton Abbas and the Abbey. The circular trail leads you around the countryside surrounding the famous Milton Abbas school, on to the Abbey and into the beautiful village of Milton Abbas. The circular loop trail is approximately 2.8 miles long and takes 2.5 hours to complete and one trail booklet is enough for a team of 4 – 5 people. We will then have lunch at The Hambro Arms. Monday 10th July, 12.30 pm for 1.00 pm, Lunch at Bridget’s  (Purbeck House). Wednesday 9th August, evening, Village Hall (TBC).  BBQ; contact Amanda, Jane Hildred, Jan Marpole, Maree Polard, Pauline Adams Friday 13th October, 7.30 pm, Village Hall.  Ceilidh; contact Amanda McKenna (345367) Wednesday 1st November, 7.30 pm, Village Hall.  Craft evening TBC; contact Kate Parish  345497 December, 7.00 pm for 7.30 pm.   Xmas Meal  (TBC)