National Marmalade Week & Marmalade Awards
We love marmalade we do....!!!
So, why not pop in and have a piece of toast on us & try our fabulous homemade marmalade. Kate's been busy bubbling up batches of the stuff...we've got our famous Christmas-style marmalade and one laced with whiskey too.
Fishmongering for beginnners - South Devon AONB
1st March, 10:30am - 1pm
Do you love to eat fish but don’t know where to start when it comes to filleting and preparing it?
Try a hands-on workshop with a master fishmonger, Mark Lobb. Learn to skin, bone and fillet local seasonal fish- then take home the results for your supper! The price includes some local fish, filleted by you.
Adults only, £15
Booking essentail - call 01803 861384 or email email@example.com
Meet at The Store, Mill Lane, Stoke Fleming, (follow signs, second left uphill after the Green Dragon pub). TQ6 0DZ
The 6th Dartmouth Comedy Festival
6th - 10th March
Live, Love, Laugh.....!
The lineup includes; Mark Steel - Tues 6 Mar @ 8pm; Mystery Guest Comedy Film Night with Festival Patron Peter Richardson - Wed 7 Mar @ 7pm (Top Tip - this evening is normally very exciting & fab!); Jenny Eclair - Old Dog New Tricks - Thurs 8 Mar @ 8pm; Matt Harvey & Rustic Supper at Cafe Alf Rescos - Thur 8 Mar @ 8pm; Curry & Comedy at the Royal Castle Hotel with Phil Kay - Fri 9 Mar @ 7pm; Slighty Fat Features - Variety by the Sea - Fri 9 Mar; Gimmeyourleftshoe with Phil Kay - Sat 10 Mar @ 2 and 3pm; Ali Cook - Principles and Deceptions - Sat 10 Mar @ 7pm; Miles Jupp - Fibber in the Heat - Sat 10 Mar @ 9pm
Cafe Alf Resco Rustic Supper with local Radio 4 regular Matt Harvey
Thursday 8th March 7-7.30pm
Laugh more, live longer…..
By popular demand, Poet, performer, enemy of all that’s difficult and upsetting, Matt Harvey is back at the Dartmouth Comedy Festival on Thursday March 8th for one night only at Cafe Alf Resco. What better way to cheer up a dull March Thursday evening?
Tickets are £16.50 from the Flavel boxoffice and include a fabulous rustic supper provided by Alf’s.
Matt is a regular contributor to BBC Radio 4’s Saturday Live and for the last two years has written the Desktop Poetry slot in the Guardian. He is the creator of Empath Man, who had his own mini-series on Radio 4 – “Very funny, very satirical” The Times – and his recent Edinburgh show also garnered excellent reviews – like these from the Fest magazine and allthefestivals.com
“Very funny…” Independent
“...not only funny but tender and true” Guardian
“fabulously understated” Dorset Echo
Kindly sponsored by Cafe Alf Rescos as part of the The Flavels Sixth Comedy Festival.
When the Boats Come In
9th March 2012 6am - 8am
Get up early and see the day’s catch being auctioned off at Brixham fish market with Rick Smith, from Brixham Trawler Agents. Enjoy a hot breakfast as the sun comes up at the Fisherman’s Mission.
Adults £7.50, children £5.50
Booking essential call 01803 861384 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Meet at Entrance Tower, New Fish Quay, Brixham TQ5 8AW
Dartmouth Farmers Market
Old Market Square 9am - 1pm
Held on the second Saturday of each month. Pop along & support your local producers and buy local, fresh top quality food & plants.
An initiative of the South Hams Agricultural Forum and supported by South Hams District Council
Slapton’s Wartime Story - South Devon AONB
Saturday 17th March 9:30 - 11.30am
Find out more about the evacuation of the Slapton area and Exercise Tiger on this walk around Torcross and nearby coastline. Finish at The Boathouse café, with a short film capturing photos and memories of residents who were children at the time.
Short walk, steep in places.
Adults £4, child £2.
No contact details, just turn up!
Meet at the tank, Torcross car park SX 823 422
Willow Weaving Workshop
Sunday 18th March, 10:30am - 2pm
Have a go at working with willow and learn some basic basketry skills. Create a fantastic willow plant support to take home for your garden. Basketmaker Angela Holland will lead the workshop.
Bring lunch, drinks provided.
Adults £20. Booking essential call 01803 722402 or email email@example.com
Meet at Dittisham Village Hall, TQ6 0ES
The Totnes Good Food Market is held on the 3rd Sunday of each month from 10am to 3pm. Now in it’s second year, the market is the biggest monthly producers & farmers market in the Westcountry.
Regularly attracting over 50 traders each month, the Totnes Good Food Sunday market has become the biggest fine food and drink market in Devon and is rapidly becoming the largest in the South West. Launched in June 2010 with just over twenty producers, the market has grown month by month both in reputation and popularity. It attracts food lovers from all over the region, with three-quarters of its traders coming from within a 30 mile radius of Totnes. The market has also been award-nominated and warranted mentions in local and national newspapers and magazines.
Quiz Night & Rustic Supper in aid of Children's Hospice South West
Friday 23rd March 7pm
Join us for a fab 2 course rustic supper with fun quiz, raffle & cash bar.
Teams of six required.
Tickets £12.50, please contact Sue Hamilton on 01803 834970
Camellia Walk at Greenway House - National Trust
Saturday 31st March, 12noon - 1pm
Join Greenway’s knowledgeable gardeners for a tour of the beautiful Camellia garden. See the lovely spring colour and learn about the history of the garden, followed by delicious soup, rustic roll and coffee in the café (included in price).
Adult £8, plus normal admission.
Booking essential 01803 842382 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Meet at Greenway, Galmpton . TQ5 0ES