Here are our planned events, please keep checking back for new ones:


2 February – Street collection Tesco Ferndown

9 February – Street collection Falkland Square, Poole

23 February – Coffee Morning, 10.00-12.30, Iwerne  Minster Village Club, Watery Lane, Nr Blandford, Dorset DT11 8LW

10 March  – Quiz Hamworthy Club, Magna Road, Wimborne, BH21 3AP.  Details to follow

30 March – Street collection Tesco Ferndown

6 April – Street collection Ringwood

28 April  – Fun Dog Show – details TBC

18 May – Street collection  Tesco Ferndown

25 May – New Milton Lions Fund Day 11am-4pm

1 June – Street collection Ringwood

29 June – New Milton & District Football Club Fun Day 11am-5pm

8 June – Garden Party at 10 Brockley Road, Bournemouth BH10 6JN Jan Smith is organising this annual event to support various animal charities of which we are one!  Please come along between 11.30am-6pm and enjoy sumptuous homemade cakes and savouries and even a glass of Pimm’s in the garden!  There will also be crafts and plants for sale as well as a tombola.  Please note that dogs are not permitted as they would upset the resident cats.

3 July – Street collection Ringwood

29 June – Summer Fair at Pathfinder Village, Tedburn St Mary, Exeter EX6 6BZ 10-4 In and around the Village Hall (signposted on the day from Pathfinder main entrance)

Stalls – Dog Show – Virtual Cat Show – Refreshments by Mingles – Side Shows – Raffle – Tombola – Best Garden Competition – and more…Special Guest Appearance from a Dr Who “old favourite”!

To book a stall at £8 please ring Janet on 01647 61056 or Marie on 01647 270274, or email [email protected]

Dog Show at 2pm:  £1 per class. Schedules on the day. Rosettes to third place plus prizes donated by Fish4Dogs and Lily’s Kitchen

Virtual Cat Show:  50p per photo, hard copies only, to 5 Brookside, Pathfinder Village, EX6 6DE with remittance by 28th June. Please include name, address and phone number on separate sheet. Certificates and prizes.

Best Garden:  £1 per photo, hard copy photos on the day, or beforehand to Margie at 18 Glanvills Close, Pathfinder Village, EX6 6DD with remittance. Please write name, address and phone number on back.

Winner: £20 garden voucher


13 July – Street collection Tesco Ferndown

13-14 July – Pilford  Heath Transport and Heritage Show

Pilford Heath Farm, Uddens Drive, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 7BD. 

Opening times are 10 am – 5 pm on the Saturday and 10 am to 4 pm on the Sunday. A fun-filled weekend for all the family with all things heritage, classic and modern transport.  Craft Tent, beer tent with evening entertainment, exhibits static and moving, birds of prey, childrens’ entertainment, viking encampment, rural displays, awning displays, large steam and small, stationary engines, cars, motorbikes and not forgetting Tractors. With proceeds donated going to Poole Sailability and other local charities.

Saturday/Sunday 27-28 July – Cream Tea

Rob and Margaret’s annual Cream Tea weekend will, as usual, be held at the Old School, Sturminster Marshall, near Wimborne, BH21 4BU between 2.30-5.30 pm each day.  This is a great afternoon out when you can enjoy beautifully presented cream teas and homemade cakes served at your table.  It is a great treat so please come along and spoil yourself!

10 August – Ellingham Show – tombola

24 August – Street collection Ringwood

26 August – Christchurch Lions Club Family Fun Day – tombola, The Quomps 11am-4pm

7 September – Street collection Tesco Ferndown

8 September – Petfest Highcliffe Castle 10.30-4.00 – tombola

11 September – Street collection Ringwood

16 November – Street collection Tesco Ferndown

30 November – Xmas Fair, Meeting House, Ringwood