February. Wednesday 20th, Village Hall, 7.30pm. Dr Doug Robinson comes from Wookey Hole to tell us about the ‘Making of the Mendip Hills – a 200 million year, 7,500 km journey across the planet’. Visitors most welcome, £1. Refreshments after.
March. Friday 22nd, Village Hall, 7.30pm. ‘The Story of Muchelney Abbey 1066 to 1540’. The second of ‘Abbot’ Stephen’s illustrated talks covering Muchelney’s great age through to the Dissolution of the Monasteries and, briefly, what happened thereafter to the present day. Visitors and pilgrims as you know, most welcome, £1. Refreshments may include broth, but certainly, delightful nibbles and sundry soft and strong drinks – oh and donations please. Come in Tudor attire if you wish.
April. Wednesday 17th, Village Hall, 7.30pm. AGM. A gentle review of a busy past year combined with plans for the year ahead. Refreshments after, as usual.
May. Wednesday 15th, Village Hall, 7.30pm. We welcome Bob Senior who has long studied successive generations of Butleigh folk. His talk is entitled therefore ‘Butleigh People’ . Going back to the 17th century and before, he will tell their stories. Visitors most welcome, £1. Refreshments after – c’est sur !
June. Date tbc. ‘The Story of the Waggon & Horses, Part 2’. Led by John Stafford landlord of the Barton Inn. Following the success of Part 1 held in the Skittle Alley in December 2017.