LEISURE: Home Farm Fest 13 is a massive success

LEISURE: Home Farm Fest 13 is a massive success

Posted: 11th June 2018
THE 13th annual Home Farm Fest – supporting the School in a Bag charity – proved another fantastic success over the weekend. Seven stages, one dance tent, more than 135 bands, five licensed bars, food aplenty, a market area, plus lots more for all the family and great weather – the festival at Chilthorne Domer was one of the best ever held over three days from June 8-10…

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LEISURE: Win tickets for Ladies Pamper Night

LEISURE: Win tickets for Ladies Pamper Night

Posted: 7th June 2018
  THE Yeovil Press has got two pairs of tickets to giveaway for people wanting to attend a Ladies Pamper Night at the Westlands Yeovil venue on Saturday (June 9, 2018). The event is entitled Beauty and the Buff Butlers and is on from 6pm to 11pm and there will be welcome drinks on arrival served by the “butlers in the buff.” There will be mini beauty treatments available…

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LEISURE: Peter Pan success for Castaway Theatre Group

LEISURE: Peter Pan success for Castaway Theatre Group

Posted: 7th June 2018
  THE super-talented Castaway Theatre Group took audiences at the Octagon Theatre in Yeovil off to Neverland – thanks to its latest production of Peter Pan the Musical. Months of preparation came to fruition as two casts from the Yeovil-based group shared five performances of the much-loved story of Peter Pan and Captain Hook. The children were joined on stage by two…

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LEISURE: Final trips to Neverland for Castaway Theatre Group

LEISURE: Final trips to Neverland for Castaway Theatre Group

Posted: 2nd June 2018
THE Castaway Theatre Group makes its final two trips to Neverland on Saturday (June 2, 2018) with its successful Peter Pan the Musical show. Audiences have been wowed by three previous shows held on Thursday and Friday and now the two casts are set to perform a 2pm matinee on Saturday and a 7pm evening show at the Octagon Theatre in Yeovil. The Team Pan cast take to the…

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LEISURE: Castaways are off to Neverland

LEISURE: Castaways are off to Neverland

Posted: 31st May 2018
THE super-talented Castaway Theatre Group is about to take audiences at the Octagon Theatre in Yeovil off to Neverland – thanks to its latest production of Peter Pan the Musical. Months of preparation will come to fruition over the next few days as two casts from the Yeovil-based youth group show how the battle unfold between Peter Pan and Captain Hook. Opening night is…

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LEISURE: Red Berry Recruitment supports Glitter Run

LEISURE: Red Berry Recruitment supports Glitter Run

Posted: 23rd May 2018
  THE Red Berry Recruitment took part in the Glitter Run at Wincanton Racecourse on Sunday (May 20, 2018) to help raise money for St Margaret’s Somerset Hospice. A team of Berries took part in the 5km course with more involved on the Glitter Station which Red Berry Recruitment sponsored. In scorching hot conditions, the racecourse was packed with runners for charity…

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LEISURE: Funtasia Charity Ball takes off at Fleet Air Arm Museum

LEISURE: Funtasia Charity Ball takes off at Fleet Air Arm Museum

Posted: 13th May 2018
THE ever-popular Funtasia Charity Ball was another big success and raised much-needed funds for two deserving charities. The 11th charity ball organised by Yeovil-based Funtasia Entertainment Ltd was held at the Fleet Air Arm Museum at RNAS Yeovilton on Saturday (May 12, 2018) night and more than 300 people dined and danced under Concorde. Each year the ball looks to…

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LEISURE: Abbey Hill Steam Rally basks in the sunshine

LEISURE: Abbey Hill Steam Rally basks in the sunshine

Posted: 6th May 2018
THE new Mayor of Yeovil, Cllr David Recardo, was delighted to officially open the 2018 Abbey Hill Steam Rally. Cllr Recardo, who was inducted as the Mayor on Tuesday (May 1, 2018), was joined by his wife, Yvonne, at the rally which is being held this weekend at Yeovil Showground on Dorchester Road. He was driven into the main arena on Saturday (May 5, 2018) on a tractor…

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LEISURE: Italian Night is “magnifico successo” for Mayor

LEISURE: Italian Night is “magnifico successo” for Mayor

Posted: 23rd April 2018
A FANASTIC £830 was raised by the Mayor of Yeovil at a super evening of food and drink at the Nuova Italia restaurant in Ilchester. Just over 100 guests enjoyed a fabulous Italian Night on Monday (April 16, 2018) hosted by the Mayor, Cllr Darren Shutler, in aid of his two chosen charities for the year – St Margaret’s Somerset Hospice and the School in a Bag project. It…

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LEISURE: Peter Pan and Lost Boys spotted at Ninesprings

LEISURE: Peter Pan and Lost Boys spotted at Ninesprings Photo 2

Posted: 20th April 2018
VISITORS to the Yeovil Country Park at Ninesprings last Saturday (April 14, 2018) afternoon may have come face-to-face with Peter Pan and his Lost Boys. The Yeovil-based Castaway Theatre Group will be performing Peter Pan the Musical at the Octagon Theatre from Thursday, May 31, to Saturday, June 2. Members of the Castaways in full costume – which have been made by group…

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