Crewkerne & District Twinning Association are hosting an evening garden party on Saturday July 21st. The fundraising event takes place at The Speedwell in Abbey Street, it begins at 5.30 pm and is open to members and non-members. Tickets at £10 per person include a buffet supper, a complimentary glass of Pimms and musical entertainment. Organisers have asked that those attending please bring their own alcoholic drinks and book their place by July 14th by calling Lorna on 01460 72962. Some tickets may still be available for the evening garden party after the 14th and Lorna can also be contacted by sending an email to
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Crewkerne Town Council have approved a request from the Rugby Club for the use of Henhayes field for a summer camp. Crewkerne RFC Youth Rugby Summer Camp 2018, will take place from Friday July 27th until Saturday 28th. Friday’s activities will run between 9 am and 4 pm and are open to boys and girls from 6 years of age to 12 years old. The cost is £10 per child. On Saturday the activities run from 9 am until 12 noon. They are open to boys only, aged 14 – 15 years, at a cost of £5 per child. Numbers will be limited on both days. Children are asked to bring lunch, drinks and sun cream, trainers, shorts and t-shirt or track bottoms and a rain coat (dependent on the weather). Please book in advance by contacting CRFC Head Youth Coach, Simon Shackleford on 07464632081 or email
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The Rotary Club of Crewkerne District were delighted to welcome three new Rotarians to their recent drinks and nibbles event in Crewkerne. The event at Oscars wine bar allowed people to meet members and understand what the club does in the community. Martin Holley, membership officer said: “It was a really great night with a fantastic atmosphere. Thank you to everybody who came and to Oscars wine bar for their support. It was great to meet so many interesting people who wanted to know what we do.” For more information please email

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