West Somerset Riding Club - St. Margaret's Hospice Sunflower Showing Show

Monday 6 May 2019

Stockland Lovell Manor, Coultings, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA5 1JJ

Open to bona fide amateur competitors of all ages and abilities.

Please visit www.sunshinetour.co.uk for details of horse/rider/handler restrictions.

Qualifiers for Hickstead Sunshine Tour & TSR Showing Finals 2019

Championship Sashes & Reserve Champion Rosettes

All proceeds to St. Margaret’s Hospice

Advance entries only 

All classes to be run in arena

Schedule available

Email: secretary @westsomersetrc.org for further information

Photographs by Annabelle Gregory available to purchase on the day.

Please note that all horses/ponies MUST be vaccinated against equine flu in accordance with current Stockland Lovell policy and passports must be available on the day for inspection.

Please visit stocklandlovell.com for the most up to date information. 


St. Margaret's Hospice fete is back again and will be bigger than ever!

Yeovil Hospice, Little Tarrat Lane, BA20 2HU, 11am to 4pm. Entry is £2 for adults, free for children.

Last year we welcomed over 1,000 visitors and raised over £13,000 for St. Margaret's Hospice.

All activities are in the gardens of the hospice so please join us in this truly special location for a fun filled day.

There is fun for all the family from stalls and a BBQ to Ukulele palyers. Everyone is welcome and we are always looking for new and exciting activities to add to the day!


The Great Somerset Tea Party at St. Margaret's Hospice, Taunton

Friday 10 May 2019 1.00pm - 3.00pm

St. Margaret's Hospice, Heron Drive, Bishops Hull, Taunton TA1 5HA

Please join us for The Great Somerset Tea Party taking place in the Sunflower Centre. We will be celebrating this day in collaboration with Somerset Day over some tea, coffee and cake along with a very special guest.

There will be a chance to enter a baking competition as well as buying a raffle ticket to wi na fantastic baking hamper and much more! If you would like to enter the baking competition please contact Kara on [email protected] or 01823 345911.


A Spring Bouquet Concert 

Saturday 11 May 2019 7.00pm - 10.00pm

Ditcheat Jubilee Hall, Wraxhall Road, Ditcheat near Castle Cary, BA4 6RB

The Ditcheat Players are proud to present an evening of song, piano and prose “A Spring Bouquet” in aid of St Margaret’s Hospice.

Licenced bar. Raffle

Entry fee £10, adults only.

Tickets available from The Kitchen Shop and Maryland Farm Shop, both in Castle Cary.


Compton's Community Choir 10th Anniversary

Friday 17 May 2019 7.30pm

Nether Compton Village Hall

Compton's Community Choir will be holding their 10th anniversary concert, with proceeds supporting St. Margaret's Hospice. Tickets £10 to include a glass of wine and canapes. Please purchase on the door or call 01935 812922.


Bingo, in aid of St. Margaret's Hospice

Tuesday 21 May 2019, 6.00pm to 10.00pm

St John & St Francis Church School, Westonzoyland Road, Bridgwater, TA6 5BP

The 7th annual bingo night in memory of Annie Crouch

A fantastic night with superb bingo prizes, raffle and auction. Eyes down at 6.30pm.


Quiz Night

Friday 31 May, 7.15pm for a 7.30pm start

Wyvern Club, Mountfields Road, Taunton

Teams of 4 to 6, £3 per person with raffle and treasure hunt

To book a team please contact [email protected]