COMMUNITY EVENTS BEING HELD LOCALLY

Health walks around Yeovil

 

Yeovil Health Walks (level walks) When: Every Tuesday at 2pm Where: The Gateway Cafe, Yeovil Length of walk: 30-45 minutes

Leader: Ian and Shirley Holloway Tel: 07876 655556 email: ianh7062@gmail.com

 

Yeovil Health Walks

When: Every Tuesday at 2pm Where: The Gateway Cafe, Yeovil Length of walk: 60-90 minutes

Leader: Ian and Shirley Holloway Tel: 07876 655556 email: ianh7062@gmail.com

 

Yeovil Health Walks (longer walks)

When: Second Friday of the month at 11am Where: The Gateway Cafe, Yeovil

Length of walk: 4-4.5 hours

Leader: Ian and Shirley Holloway Tel: 07876 655556 email: ianh7062@gmail.com

 

Yeovil Weekend Walks

When: 2nd Sunday of the month at 1.50pm Where: Outside Goldenstones Leisure Centre, Yeovil Length of Walk: 50 minutes

Leader: Martin and Susy Slater Tel: 07798 672137 email: susyandmart@hotmail.co.uk

 

Yeovil – Hendford Lodge Medical Centre

When: Thursday at 2pm

Where: Ninesprings Cafe, Yeovil Length of Walk: 1-1.5 hours

Note: this walk is for Hendford Lodge MC patients only. Leaders: Health Coaches Tel: 01935 470200

 

Yeovil – Ryalls Park Medical Centre (3 & 5km)

When: Every Tuesday at 10am

Where: Ryalls Park Medical Centre, Yeovil, BA21 3BA Length of walk: 5km - 1.25 hour   3km - 30 to 40 minutes Leaders: Fran Stephens Tel: 01935 434000

 

 

 



Yeovil Archeaological and Local History Society - Winter 2019/20

Are you interested in history and archaeology? Particularly of Yeovil and its surrounding towns & villages?

YALHS talks start at 19:30 (prompt) on the 1st Friday of the month October-May. We also organise regular visits to archaeological digs and historical sites during the summer months. 

Fri 4th Oct - "The Roman History of Ilchester" (the Roman occupation of Ilchester & the surrounding area up to AD 427.
Speaker - John Smith
Fri 1st Nov - "The Roman Conquest of the South West" (the way of life etc - And the reorganisation from military to civil)
Speaker - Derek Gore
Fri 6th Dec - "Rural Poverty in South Somerset" 1881 Census - Based on Wincantin Workhouse covering surrounding villages
Speaker - Chris Forrester
Fri 3rd Jan - Members' Evening. All welcome. With various talks, a quiz and light refreshments
Let Brian or Andy know if you would like to give a talk.
Fri 7th Feb - "The Hisory of Carnivals in Somerset" Carnival has a 400 year history in Somerset.
Speaker - John Dano
Fri 6th Mar - "The Knights Templar" Founded around 1118 to protect pilgrims on their way to Jerusale
Speaker - James Bond
Fri 3rd Apr - "Money Through Time" The study of the history of coinage
Speaker - Laura Burnett
Fri 1st May - Short AGM followed by a talk
Speaker - TBA (Non-members free)

Talks are held at the Holy Trinity Church and the Community Centre, Lysander Road, Yeovil, BA20 2BU. Members free, Non Members £2.

Membership
Individuals £10; Couples £15; Family £18; Juniors/Students £2

Find out more at www.yalhs.org.uk or www.facebook.com/YALHS