What On – 2020

Check in the main section of the Cliffhanger, their website / facebook/ contact details for dates and times and check to see if events are still  happening during COVID19 restrictions


The Carpenter’s Arms

Coffee, pastries and cakes  open from 8.30am whilst Angel closed – cyclists, dogs and children welcome. Large garden Check boards for more details or call 840665 or visit https://www.facebook.com/carpenters.armssherston

The Rattlebone Inn

Takeaways available including Sunday lunches, Wood fired Pizza Oven, outdoor dining

Check boards for more details of events or call 840871 or follow on Twitter  or visit www.therattlebone.co.uk/

The Courtyard Café @ Lucy Tom’s

Now serving coffees, tea and herbal infusions and homemade cakes in the newly remodelledTucks Yard with covered seating – takeaways available.  For further details call Lucy on 841433 or visit https://lucytom.com

Café at Hortico

Newly remodeled café in the garden centre for tea coffee and cakes 10am – 3.30pm daily – wood burner, fully sustainable off grid, log cabin style café, covered seating in the nurserys and amongst the Christmas trees growing for next year – dog friendly 

Further details on Facebook  or visit http://www.horti.co.uk

Wiltshire Council Mobile Library

In Sherston  Every fortnight on Saturdays  10.30am – 12.45pm

Sherston High Street For further details call clerk@sherston.org.uk or mobilelibraries@wiltshire.gov.uk or visit https://services.wiltshire.gov.uk/MobileLibrary/Library/Stop/65

Church of the Holy Cross  – Church events

See Church Noticeboard for details of services and events

For further details call  Rev Susan Harvey 840696 or Susan Harvey susan.harvey055@gmail.com

Sherston Drama Group

Usually there’s a Half- term Pantomime in Oct but sadly none this year For further details email sherstondramagroup1@gmail.com


The Holford Arms

Check boards for more details of events or call 01454 238669 or info@theholfordarms.co.uk


The Arboretum

Admission by booked entry slot only. Tickets on sale for the Enchanted Christimas trail.  

For further details call 880220 or visit https://www.forestryengland.uk/westonbirt


Malmesbury Artisan and Farmers’ Market

held at the historic Market Cross every Fri from 9am to 3pm with an enticing array of local, fresh and organic produce together with artisan products and gifts at great prices  


See article in main section for this month’s details Movies@Malmesbury is run entirely by volunteers in Malmesbury Town Hall For further details call For all of the latest information, schedules, synopses, trailers etc. check out our Facebook page at: MoviesatMalmesbury or visit http://www.malmesbury.gov.uk/cinema.html

The Big Malmesbury Craft Fair

Last Sat every month 11am-3pm – meet unique creatives, creators, makers, designers, producers and bakers.   The Hub

Malmesbury and District U3A

U3A is a unique organisation which provides educational, creative and leisure opportunities for retired and semi-retired people. There are over 500 members and around 40 different interest groups including arts and crafts, book group, history, gardening, dancing, theatre trips , languages, walking etc.  For further details call membership secretary Elaine Sharp tel 823568 or visit www.malmesburyu3a.org.uk


Welcome to a brand new listening experience. Featuring eight artists from a cross-section of musical genres, ‘WOMAD at Home’ offers a unique, 360° immersive audio experience designed specifically for headphones. 8 weeks of live music till November


Tetbury Goods Shed – open

Vegetables from Aunt Addie’s Visit the amazing Ros for all your delicious locally grown vegetables. Adeline Farm is a farming venture with the emphasis on quality, fresh, local and seasonal produce. Although not certified as Organic they are committed to using organic methods ~ and to working with nature and respecting wildlife.  They are also totally committed to producing the finest produce possible. Every Sat 11am-2pm Adeline Farm Community Project offers facilities to the disabled, people with learning difficulties, and other groups in the Wilts. /Glos. area.

Film sessions:

Film sessions on a Thursday are back from 8 Oct –limited pre-booked seats – matinee showing at 2pm as well as the 7pm showing. There will be the usual one way systems and hand sanitising equipment etc. and a bar in the railway carriage with covered waiting areas and the toilets will be available.

How to reach the Shed – use the sat nav postcode GL8 8EY  For further details call  info@shed-arts.co.uk or visit http://www.shed-arts.co.uk


Flicks in the Sticks

Will return – tbc Didmarton Village Hall  For further details call Jenny Body 01454 238358 or jenny.body@btconnect.com


Moviola – the Touring Rural Cinema Scheme

Will return – tbc  toGrittleton Village Hall  For further details call Lesley 01249 783157 or email l_palmer@btinternet.com or visit http://www.moviola.org/


The Electric Picture House

A refurbished local cinema run by volunteers from the local community See website for this month’s films. Allocated seating, prebooking essential. Face coverings must be worn, though can be removed to consume drinks and snacks bought at the EPH. For further details call 01453 844601 or visit www.wottoncinema.com


The Barn Theatre

Live shows with socially distanced seating and ventilation as well as live streamings. For further details call Box office: 01285 648255 or boxoffice@barntheatre.org.uk or visit https://barntheatre.org.uk

Bath, Stroud, Bristol, Wotton-Under-Edge

Covent Garden Royal Opera House and Ballet @ yours

Live and pre recorded screenings of opera and ballet from the ROH Covent Garden   Stream opera and ballet content online from our house to yours while our stages are closed.

Stroud Apollo, Odeon Bath and many other Cinemas For further details call 0871 220 6000 or visit https://www.roh.org.uk/tickets-and-events

National Theatre Live

Live and pre recorded screenings from The National Theatre @ the cinema

For further details visit www.ntlive.com


Theatre Royal Bath plays host to west end productions

Live performances will return this Autumn with performances in the socially distanced Main House auditorium. For further details call 01225 448844 or visit http://www.theatreroyal.org.uk


The Cheltenham Literature Festival

Varied programme of talks and events featuring all types of literature  2-11 Oct   Cheltenham Literature Festival is thrilled to announce the spectacular programme for 2020, which will be live-streamed from Cheltenham for the first time in the history of the world’s oldest literature festival. 30% capacity for in-person events but a  livestream of events can all be viewed online for FREE live, or a £20 subscription will give you access to over 120 events on demand till 31 Dec 2020.

For further details call 0844 579 8970 or visit www.cheltenhamfestivals.com/literature