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. Wednesday 19th. Guided tour of Somerset Rural Life Museum. Meet at reception 1.45pm. Conc. £4.05. Adults £4.95. Our guide will recount the history of the site before it became a museum, leaving free time to explore. Seating will be reserved in the café-restaurant for afternoon tea after. Guests welcome. So arrangements for transport and afternoon tea can be planned, please contact Secretary to say if you are coming.
July. Saturday 20th. Barton Carnival. As in past years, BHC plans to have a presence.
August. Wednesday 21st . Geological tour of the City of Wells. Meet 1.45pm West Door of Cathedral. Our geologist guide is Dr Doug Robinson. All welcome. Guests £3 pp. Followed by afternoon tea. So arrangements for transport and afternoon tea can be planned, please contact Secretary to say if you are coming.
September. Wednesday 18th, Village Hall, 7.30pm. David Daggar is giving an illustrated talk on the Windjammer Inverneill-A, a story of its sailing career covering 1830 – 1930 – the people and life on board. The rounding of the Horn and other voyages. All welcome. Guests £1. Grog & … after !