What On – 2021

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 Angel Café with Rooms

Now open for takeaways Wed – Sun 10am-4pm. Plans to fully re-open (indoor seating and room bookings) from 17 May  (8am – 5pm daily). Call 841627 for more details or for the menus, visit https://www.angel-sherston.co.uk/menu

The Bridge Restaurant

Indian cuisine to take away daily from 5pm-10pm on the site of The Carps. Call 840665 or email info@thebridge.restaurant for more details or for the menus, visit http://www.thebridge.restaurant/sherston/

The Rattlebone Inn

Check boards or website for new opening plans Takeaways available including Sunday lunches, weekend 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 remodelled Tucks 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 nursery 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

Details of this month’s events in the main section of the cliffhanger and on the Church Noticeboard for details of services and events

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

Sherston Open Gardens Weekend 

Gardens open Sat 12 Sun 13 Jun, plant stall and teas and cake served outside the Chuch of the Holy Cross. More details in the main section.

Village Hall Information Days

Buy a Butterfly and learn more about the planned renovations Sat 26 – Sun 27 Jun

Sat 26 – Wildlife Photography Exhibition Nick Holland

Sun 27 – Talk on the history of the Village Hall by Roger Ashley

More details in the main section

Date for your Diary: Sherston Boules Weekend 2021

More details will be announced in the next months

Sat 10 July  – Boules competition on the High Street

Sun 11 July – Duck race from Stretchline and Teas in Mill Cottage garden


The Holford Arms

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


The Old Royal Ship

Take away specials 12 noon – 7pm Daily Please order as early as possible 840222


The Arboretum

Admission by booked entry slot only. Summer 2021 concerts tickets on sale: Thurs 10 Jun: Rag’n’Bone Man; Fri 11 Jun: Keane; Sat 12 Jun: Madness; Sun 13 Jun: Jess Glynne

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  

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.  Malmesbury & District U3A continues to keep in touch with members with regular editions of the Lockdown News and events & talks by Zoom. If you are not a member you can still join us. Contact the membership secretary, Elaine Sharpe 01666 823568, to become a member, £10 for the whole year. Further details in article in the main section or visit www.malmesburyu3a.org.uk

WOMAD 2021

World Festival in Charlton Park. 22 – 25 July 2021 Tickets now on sale and 2020 tickets will be valid https://womad.co.uk


Tetbury Goods Shed – open

Vegetables from Aunt Addie’s – Spring break will return in May

The Whistle Stop café remains open for takeaway coffees and takeaway food on Wednesdays 12-4pm and Thursday to Sunday 10am-4pm We are thoroughly Covid secure and have been certified as such by Visit England : 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

See main section for this month’s film details Grittleton 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

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