What’s On?

Check out all the forthcoming events in and around Tedburn St Mary.

Events at Tedburn Village Hall
Events at Pathfinder Village Hall
Events at Longdown Village Hall

Tedburn St. Mary Farmers Market

The Village Hall
Saturday 20th May 2017
10:00 am- 12:00 pm

Fruit, Vegetables, Meat, Milk, Eggs, Preserves, Poultry, Bakery, Homemade cakes and much, much more!
Table Top sale in the John Bromell room

Refreshments Available. Everybody welcome.
To book a table please contact:
Peter Bromell: 01647 61655 or Rosemary Holder: 01647 61250


Tedburn Community Choir are pleased to announce the first concert under the direction of Musical Director Mike Canning {Choir Master with CODS}

This is a new adventure for the choir with a wide variety of songs with live backing music

The concerts will take place in the TEDBURN METHODIST CHURCH on FRIDAY 26th and SATURDAY 27th MAY 2017

We will be raising funds for both the Methodist Church and the Brain Tumour Trust.

Tickets are available from TERRY WOOD Tel. 01647 61454

E mail cwood15@sky.com

Adults £6   Under 16’s £2

Tedburn Youth Club.  

The Club meets every Tuesday 6pm to 8pm at the Methodist Hall.  For more information about the club please call in to one of the sessions or call Linda Bellshaw Tel: 61479, Margaret Jones Tel: 61475 or Helen Putt Tel: 270271 


There’s nothing quite like sketching outside in the spring and summer. With this in mind the art classes at Longdown Hall this term will be focusing on developing techniques with pencil, pen and brush for producing good outdoor work.  Beginners and improvers are catered for.  Term starts on April 27th at 2pm.  £48/ £45 (O60s) for five weeks.

Details from Mike McDonald on 01626 891 245 or visit mikemcdonald.co.uk.

DUNSFORD SINGERS: A Teign Valley Choir

Sensational Music for a Summer’s Evening

Can we tempt you to one of our very special summer concerts? Under the baton of our new and talented young conductor, Tim Pithers, the Dunsford Singers will soon be performing a range of traditional and contemporary choral pieces to soothe the soul and transport you to another plane of existence!

The programme features Gabriel Fauré’s exquisite ‘Requiem’ and a supporting programme includes his serene ‘Cantique de Jean Racine’ as well as ‘Northern Lights’, a delicate yet intense piece by the modern Norwegian composer Ola Gjielo.

Performances are on Saturday 17th June at Chudleigh Parish Church 7.30pm and Saturday 24th June at Dunsford Church 7.30pm.

Tickets, priced £7 (children £3) will be available from Dunsford Shop, Dandelion in Chudleigh, Jane (01647 252519), Jan (01647 252368) or from choir members.


Cheriton Bishop Lunch Club – Lunches are held on the first Thursday of each month, this month it will be 4th May 2017. If you would like to come along and meet new people please phone; Jean Martin 01647 24586 or ring the Acorn Office on the number below for more details.

Minibus trips to Sainsbury’s from Cheriton – Dates are Wednesday 3rd, 17th, 31st May and 14th June. Help is provided in store and a wheelchair service is also available. We will also help carry your shopping too! The fare is just £4 return.

Teign Valley Memory Café – This month it will be 11th, 25th May and 8th June. Meetings are held 10.30 – 12.30 at Strawberry Hill, Dunsford on the B3212 – look out for the sign.

Coffee Morning at Teign Valley Community Hall – The Bowden Room, Teign Valley Community Hall 10.30 – 12. Please drop in for a tea or coffee, a slice of homemade cake and meet up with friends, everyone welcome. This month it will be Tuesday 2nd, 16th, 30th May and 13th June.

What else do we do? – We have a fantastic group of volunteers who help to provide transport to medical social and wellbeing appointments, we can deliver prescriptions, we also loan wheelchairs and equipment to assist you in the home.

Who should you contact Should you need transport to an appointment, a prescription delivered, equipment hire and any other Acorn service, please telephone the Acorn office 01647 252701 – answering machine available 24 hours.

Acorn Office Telephone number 01647 252701 for further information.

Visit our website at www.acorncommunitysupport.co.uk

Quiet Day at Sheldon

Canon Dr Lynda Barley will be leading a Quiet Day at Sheldon on Thursday 22nd June. Lynda is Canon Pastor at Truro Cathedral (some locals may remember Lynda from when she was a vicar in the Teign Valley back in the 1990s.)

The day will be held in silence and will include 4 addresses. Participants will also be able to benefit from the Sheldon grounds, chapels, library and new art room during the day.

£20 includes all the above plus lunch and refreshments.

Sheldon, Sheldon Lane, Doddiscombsleigh, Exeter EX6 7YT

For details ring 01647 252752 or see www.sheldon.uk.com