The Cinnamon Trust Needs Volunteers in Sherborne

The Cinnamon Trust Needs Volunteers in Sherborne

The Cinnamon Trust is the national charity whose wonderful volunteers help people over retirement age and those in the latter stages of a terminal illness by offering all kinds of pet care. We are trying to find some dog walking support for a resident of Sherborne and...
A Golden Year for Sherborne Museum

A Golden Year for Sherborne Museum

Sherborne Museum is open for its new season with an exhibition “Text and Textile” to showcase some of its remarkable documents and costumes, including a petition from the townspeople to George IV and a quilt that was pulled from the rubble after the Bombing Raid of...
Feast or Famine?

Feast or Famine?

Spring? If only! The orchard should be bursting in to leaf and blossom, but at the time of writing not a bud has broken out. It still looks like mid-winter, as do most of the field crops. With another week in prospect where the yellow orb in the sky remains behind...
Tapas is the Spice of Life

Tapas is the Spice of Life

Did you Know that the word Tapa means “top” or “lid”?   The whole tapas eating culture came about because, way back in the day, thoughtful barkeepers in Spain used to provide a bread “tapa” for customers to cover their drinks so that flying insects would not get in.  ...