Skerries Bed & Breakfast Accommodation, Lyme Regis, Dorset.

Throughout the year.

Fossil walks.

Brandon Lennon.

Lyme Regis Museum.

Jurasic Gems. Charmouth Heritage Coast Centre.

Chris Pamplin.

Lyme Walks.

Litary Lyme. 07763974569.

Mary Anning Walks.

December 2018

1st Switching on of Lyme Regis lights.

3.00pm Lantern Workshop at Baptist Church Hall. 4.30pm Judging. 5.00pm Parade. 5.30pm Lights on.

1st Legendary guitarists. Martin Taylor and Martin Simpson at the Marine Theatre. 7pm.

5th Christmas Carol performed by the Marine Players. 7.30pm.

9th Lyme Bay Chorale. St Michaels Church 4pm.

11th Roman Devon and the Seaton Down Hoard. The Lyme Regis Society at the Woodmead Halls 2.30pm to 4.00pm.

15th The Snowman and A Charlie Brown Christmas. Marine Theatre.

22nd Carols around the Christmas Tree with Lyme Rotary and the Town Band. 7pm to 8pm

22nd Frank Capra's classic 1946 Its a Wonderful Life.

25th Christmas Day. Charmouth Swim. Fancy dress. 10.30am. Royal Oak. In aid of RNLI.

November 2018

3rd Bonfire curry night. Lister Room. Marine parade. In aid of Cancer Research UK. Watch the fireworks while enjoying a courry. Tel 07796 951991.

3rd Fireworks and bonfire on the beach. Marine parade from 6.30pm. Raising money for local charities.

6th - 7th, 12th-13th, 26th-28th. Art courses with Claire Weston. Learn how to create prints. £120 Tel 07518 753790

9th The Red Arrows. Illustrated talk by Phil Holt. Organised by U3A. £3 to non members. 11am start.

10th The Relics.  17th Shelbys Elbow. 24th Shakedown Ridge. The Nagse Head.

11th Faure's Requiem. St Michaels CHurch. Lyme Bay Chorale. 4pm.


17th Christmas Craft Fair and Santa's Grotto Peek Hall Rousdon DT7 3XW. 11-4pm.

18th Ken Gollop's talk. Under Shady Tree. 2.30 - 4.30pm Woodmeads Hall.

22nd 28th Animals in mind Town Mill. 10.30 -4.30pm. Three artists work in metal and clay.

27th Recent Research Along The Jurasic Coast. Woodmeads Hall 2.30 - 4pm. Talk by Sam Scriven for Lyme Regis Society. £3.

28th Foraging in the Garden. Uplyme Village Hall. Talk by Anne Swithenbank. 7.30pm Uplyme and Lyme Regis Horticultural Society.

October 2018

6th.    Jackdaw Nags Head 9pm.

7th    Harvest Home. Nags Head. Auction in aid of the Christmas lights.

17th  Meet and remember. Lyme Regis football club 2.00 to 3.30pm.

20th ReD Nags Head. 9pm

21st South Wessex Organ Society Concert. St Michaels Church. 3 to 4pm.


24th Japanese Gardens. Uplyme Village Hall 7.30pm.


27th Road Hogs. Nags Head. 

30th WW2 Airfields in Devon Woodmead Halls organised by The Lyme Regis Society. £3 non members.

March 2018.

2nd to 14th. Landscapes and Seascapes. Russel Coulson. 10.30am to 4.30pm. The    courtyard Gallery. Town Mill.

                     The Nude in Abstract. Students work from The School of Art and          Wellbeing. The Malthouse Gallery Town Mill.


16th to 28th. Earth, Hare, Fur and Water. Art Society exhibition. Four Different artists.

27th           Talk by Audrey Standhaft on Summerhill House at Woodmead Halls. 2.30pm

 Nov 2017

1st Nov.  Zee Jones Solo exhibition. Town Mill. Free entry.

2nd Nov. Dr Erasmus Darwin and the Lunar Men . Woodmead Halls. By David Croman 01297443156.

4th Nov. Lyme Regis Fireworks. The Cobb, Lyme Regis Harbour. 6.30pm. Collection taken.

4th Nov. Curry and wine watching the fireworks from Lister Rooms. £10 in aid of Cancer Research UK. Phone 01297446155

7th Nov. Lyme Regis Arts Society Demonstration: Trees and Gardens. Woodmead Halls 01297445464

12th Nov. Remembrance Parade and Civic Service. Broad St to St Michaels Church. 10am.

12th Nov. DesignLive music at the Nags Head. 9pm 01297442312.

19th Nov. Half Moon Fever. Live music at the Nags Head. 9pm 01297442312.

21st Nov. Creative Glass Design. Woodmead Halls. Demo by Stained Glass artist Jackie Hunt.

26th Nov. Half Moon Fever. Live music at the Nags Head. 9pm 01297442312.

28th Nov. Workshop. Drawing and Painting Portraits. Woodmead Halls. 10am. Lyme Regis Arts Society Hanah Twine charcoal. 445464.


July 2017

The new extension to the Museum is now complete and the Museum is again open to the public. Always worth a visit with a fascinating collection of items illustrating the history of the town.

17th July.  Black Ven Poetry Workshop. Pilot Boat Inn, 12noon to 2pm. Workshop.

22nd to 29th July. Lyme Regis Lifeboat Week. A really great week. RNLI displays, helicopter display, fireworks , bath tub race.

25th July. Music by the Sea. The Shelters, Marine parade 8pm.

29th July. So Latin. The Royal Standard.

May 2017

1st May.    Duck Race. Windsor Terrace. In aid of the Christmas Lights. Starts at 11.30am.

5th May.   Lyme Bay Photographic Club. Lyme 1200 competition. Woodmead Halls. 7.30 -10pm.

6/13/20/27th May.  Live music at the Nags Head by local people. 9.00pm.

11th to 24th May.  MillFest Open. 10.30am to 4.30pm. Painting and photographic exhibition celebrating th Town Mill, milling, engineers and engineering.

13th May. Spring Plant Sale.  Uplyme Village Hall. 9.30am to 11.30am.

13th 14th May.  MillFest. Music, dance, food, drink, baking, art activities and milling.

14th May.   Lyme Bay Choral Society. Durufle Requiem. St Michaels Church 4.00pm. Tickets £13 from LRTIC or Penny Black cafe.

21st May.  Rogation Sunday. Blessing of the Boats. The Cobb Lyme Regis 3.00pm.

27th May.  The Fat Marrow Band. The Royal Standard. 9 to 11pm.

30th May. Junior deep sea fishing. Lyme Regis Harbour. 9.00am to 1.00pm. Ages 9 to 16. All tackle and bate pprovided plus tuition £20.


Dec 2016.

2nd Pop Up Vintage Shop. Town Mill.

3rd Uplyme Church Fayre. Uplyme Church. 12pm to 2.30pm.

The Great Lyme Regis Pudding Race. Marine Parade. Not to be missed a great event in aid of charity. Lyme Regis at its loony best. 3.00pm.

Visit Father Christmas at the Town Mill.

10th. Christmas Concert. St Michaels Church. 4.00pm. Led by Dr Richard Hall. Schuberts Magnificat and carols.

11th. Lyme Regis Town Band Christmas Concert. Woodmead Halls. 2.30.

13th. Lyme Regis Brewery at the Town Mill talk by Julian Shaw.

17th. Christmas Party Night at the Woodmead Halls. 7.00pm to 12.30pm. £15 Christmas punch, buffet, Disc and Cabaret.

23rd. Rotary Carols around the Christmas Tree. 7.00pm. Town Band. Lyme at its best. A wonderful start to Christmas.

Nov 2016.

13th Lyme Bay Corale invites singers to "Come and sing Mozart" St Michaels parish church. Tutored by Julie De Ath Lancaster. 11am to 4.15pm with performance 5.00pm.

15th Mixing it up, mnowing your materials and breaking the rules. Woodmead Halls 2pm. Lyme Regis Arts Society 01297 445464.

18th Lyme bay Photographic Club Chard selection.Woodmead Halls. 7.30pm.

23rd What to grow in your greenhouse. Uplyme Village  Hall. 7.30pm.

26th-27th Frocks that Rock,weekend dressmaking workshop at the Town Mill. 10am to 5.00pm. Make your own vintage style frock. Individual tuition.

29th Beaavers in Devon. Woodmead Halls 2.30pm. Restoring wetlands the natural way.

July 2016.

1st Live music. The Pickwicks9pm to late. 9th Finn.

5 th, 12t h,19th and 26th. Town Band. Music by the Sea. Marine Parade Shelters 8.00pm to 9.15pm.   Music for a Sunday Afternoon. 10th,24th and 31st.

8th to 20th. Together Again. Art exhibition. Pam Allsop and Zee Jones. The town Mill.

12th Rotary Golf Day. Lyme Regis Golf Club Annual event at Lyme Regis Golf Club.

13th The Sheltered Bus. Norse Story by Kthy McNally.

16th - 22nd. Lyme Regis Community Week. Different local attractions on Marine Parade.

21st Thurs 7.00pm. Red Arrows.

19th - 24th The Tempest. Outdoor production by over 50 local actors and musicians

23rd - 30th. Lyme Regis Lifeboat Week. week

23rd to 3rd Aug. Five Glass Artists The Town Mill.

27th. Lyme's Fossils and Fossil Collectors. Uplyme Village Hall. 7.30pm. Talk by Chris Andrew of Lyme Regis Museum.

June 2016.

26/05-01/06 Landscape and Locality. Town Mill Annual Art Exhibition.

1st June. National Tr ust Boat Trip. Departs 11.00am.

3rd June. Come all ye Folk Session. Pilot Boat Inn. 8.00pm.

11th June. Fireworks display to celebrate the Queens 90th Birthday.

19th June. Soltice of torchlight. Cobb Gate Car park. 11.30pm. Midnight parade.

April 2016

15th to 27th. Born to Shine Exhibition. Town Mill Irina Song's oil and acrylic paintings.

15th to 27th Not Black and White. Town Mill 10.30am to 4.30pm. Duncan Harris.  22nd Cyril Nemo Trophy Woodmeads Hall 7.30pm.

24th Great Dorset Beach Clean. Cobb Slipway

26th Sir Henry De La Beche Woodmeads Hall by Keith Shaw. 2.30pm. Visitors £3.

29th Lyme Regis Fossil Festival. Very large festival of Arts and Science. UK's top natural science organisations.

March 2016.

3rd Tales of the Deep, Woodmead Halls Dennis Brunsden. Lyme Bays sea floor.

4, 11, 18, 25th Friday nights at Marine Theatre DJs, open mike, bar etc

5th Live Music Blue Deal .

11th Rousdon and the Peek Family Nick Cambell. Woodmead Halls 10am. Whats on in Lyme regis

12th Coastline Exhibition. The Malthouse Gallery. Town Mill 10.30am to 5.00pm.

13th Printmaking Exhibition The Malthouse Gallery Town Mill.

25 26th Lyme Regis Beer Festival. Marine Theatre.

27th Easter Bonnet Parade. Baptist Church 2.00pm judging. 3.00pm Parade.

28th Woodroffe School Duck Race. Higher Mill Flats. 12pm 1000 ducks on sale through the shops in the town.

28th The Railway Children. Regent Cinema Live from London Theatre. 442053.



2nd December

Lyme Regis boat building Academy launch the boats in the Harbour built by the students.

More details see website:

3rd Thursday

Woman in Gold
RUNNING TIME: 109 mins WOMAN IN GOLD. A Silver Screen £3.50, and that comes with a complimentary tea or coffee. 10.30am.

Saturday 5th December

Traditional Christmas Craft Market . G ifts hand-made by local craftsmen and women. Town Mill galleries.

Coffee morning in aid of Amnesty International. 10.00 am - 12 noon at 35 Broad Street, Lyme Regis Entrance £2.00 Everyone welcome

The Lighting of The Town Mill's Christmas Tree. (3-5pm) The Town Mill. Concerts in the West: CONSONE QUARTET
AGATA DARASHKAITE violin, MAGDALENA LOTH-HILL violin, LOUISA TATLOW viola, GEORGE ROSS cello 7.30pm THE HUB (NEW VENUE) Church Street, Lyme Regis, Dorset, DT7 3BS (Next to St Michael's Church) Bar, Disabled access. Box Office: Serendip Fine Books, 11 Broad Street, Lyme Regis, DT7 3QD 01297 442594 Tickets: £15 Concessions for students and children

The Jaywalkers Folk Concert.

Sunday 6th

Traditional Christmas Craft Market

the Town Mill galleries.

Jazz in the Bar : Karen Street & Philip Clouts. Details from

The Theory of Everything
. The story of Stephen Hawking’s life . 10.30am, The Regent Cinema

Tuesday 8th.

Talk. Shipwrecks of Lyme Bay. Woodmead Halls. Nigel Clark. 2.30 pm

Saturday 12th

Rob Beckett - Mouth of the South. Comedian.

Sunday 13th December Lyme Regis Town Band Annual Christmas Concert . T he Woodmead Halls, beginning at 2.30 p.m.

Holly at Christmas. Buddy Holly and the Cricketers tribute.

Christmas Tree Festival. Baptist Church, Broad Street .

Admission free 11am - 8pm. Details at

Edward Jacobs Entertains Christmas music. Uplyme Village Hall, Lyme Road - Uplyme - DT7 3UY

Kimber’s Men. A festive evening of maritime song.

Sunday 20th

Christmas Tree Festival
Christmas Trees decorated by local organisations in the
Baptist Church, Broad Street . Admission free 12 noon - 8pm

Monday 21st - Thursday 24th

Tessa Bide Productions: The Melody Makers.
A children’s magical music Christmas. Nightly 6.00pm Age suitability:7+ Full Price:£9.00 Concessions:£7.00 Family (2 adults 2 concs or 1 adult 3 concs):£28.00

Carols Round the Tree -
by the
Rotary Club of Lyme Regis with Lyme Regis Town Band . All welcome. 7 - 8pm The Shambles, Broad Street.

Friday 25th Christmas Day.

Christmas Morning Fancy Dress 'Swim'
11am sharp Charmouth:

Monday 26th

West Bay Wallow. West Bay Harbour. Fancy dress swim. 07971258515.

Tuesday 29th

Farnham Maltings: It’s a Wonderful Life. Adaptation of Frank Capra’s classic 1946 movie.


Whats on in Lyme Regis in Oct 2015.

17th to 25th Oct Lyme Regis Walking Festival.

Brandon Beck Fossil Walks.

Mary Anning Walks. http://www.lymeregismuseum.

2nd to 21st Oct Town Mill Exhibition. Losing the Thread. Ten textile artists exhibit sew knit and embroider.

3rd Oct. Concerts in the West: Musicians of London Wall. The Hub. £15 Contact Serendip Book Shop 01297 442594.

The Cobb and Lyme Regis Harbour Dorset

There are numerous restaurants and pubs in Lyme Regis which cater for the full range of cuisine from the celebrity chef based Hix Restaurant and River Cottage for that very special occasion to the more basic good value.

The Museum is well worth a visit reflecting the amazing history of the town.

Other events

22nd Nov Lyme Bay Choral Masterclass. St Michael's Church Lyme Regis at 2.30pm. Soprano Philippa Hyde.

23rd Nov. Lyme Bay Choral WinterConcert. St Michael's Church Lyme Regis at 4.30pm. Handel "Foundling Hospital Anthem",

25th Nov. Lyme Regis Society. Marinelife of Lyme. Rachel Davis. Woodmead Halls 2.30pm.

27th Nov. The Budapest Cafe Orchestra. River cottage Axminster 6.30pm.

29th Nov. Switch-on Saturday of Lyme Regis Lights. Meet Santa from 3pm at the Royal Lion. Lantern Parade.

Sat 6th Dec. 3rd Great Lyme Regis Christmas Pudding Race.  Very silly event which is great fun and has raised £10,000 in aid of Cancer Research UK. Teams of six race to complete a number of Christmas related tasks.

Fish Skills Course. 1pm every Tues £20pp. Tel 01297 444205.

Until 3rd July. "Inspired by the town Dump". Totunda Gallery.

4th - 11th July. Lyme Regis Mackerel Festival. Various locations. Tickets TIC.

5th July. "B Sharp Big Mix Festival" Various musical events. Tickets TIC.

9th July. "The Town Mill". Talk Woodmead Hall. 10am open. Talk 11am.

12th July. Summer Show and County Fayre. Uplyme Village Hall. 12pm to 5pm.

15th July. Town Band Concert. Marine Parade. 8pm.

19th to 26th July. Lyme Regis Lifeboat Week. See program of events.

22nd July. Fossil Polishing. 10am - 4pm. Polish your own fossil.

23rd Admiral Sir George Somers Parade. 11am

Mary Anning Walks with Natalie Manifold

Marine Theatre

See program.

11th - 15th Nov. Oh what a lovely war.

21st Nov. The Women of World War One.

22nd Nov. B Sharp annual party.

27th Nov. The Budapest Cafe Orchestra.

28th Nov. Charlie Hearnshaw and Philip Clouts.