Clubs and societies

Clubs and societies
Please send details for inclusion to Sarah Williams - see below

Axmouth Village Directory & Diary

If you would like details of your group or events to be listed please contact  -
Bec Davey clerk@axmouth.eastdevon.gov.uk

Axe Vale Canoe Club

 

The Club has around 120 local members and also runs public courses and Taster seesions for local groups in the Summer. It is based within the Axe Yacht Club at Axmouth Harbour.  See  www.axevalecc.co.uk

Axmouth Parish News with the Ax-mouthpiece

Quarterly Village magazine with a news section from local clubs and organisations (publication in March, June, September& December)

Hilary Harron – 4 Coombe Orchard, Axmouth (01297) 23691 email: hilaryharron@googlemail.com

 

Axmouth Children's Theatre

A Pantomime Group which performs a Panto once a year (usually at February half term). Group meets on Tuesday nights when rehearsing at 6-7.30pm in the Village Hall. Also Act 2 – An off shoot of the children’s theatre that runs independently (self financing) doing shows for charity. Rehearsal details same as above when show are on.

Malcolm Henty – Monkswood, Stepps Lane, Axmouth (01297) 24081 email: malcolm.henty@talk21.com

 

Axmouth Football Club

 

Axmouth Gardening club

Plant & seed swaps, guest speakers, open gardens & garden visits. Meet once a month to exchange ideas. For more information :-

Contact Vicki Spence-Thomas, 1 Coombe Terrace, Axmouth,  (01297) 21883/20679 or 07974 543634.

 

Axmouth Oil Syndicate

The AOS group operates by arranging for a bulk delivery of oil to Axmouth about 4 times a year. This bulk order saves on work and cost for the oil delivery company and causes less traffic disruption to the village.

Glenn Hyde, Hazelbrook Lodge, Stepps Lane, Axmouth (01297) 23378 e mail:- glennhyde@btinternet.com

Axmouth Parish Church

www.axmouthcommunity.org

Church Services are listed in the Parish Magazine. Prayer Meeting in the Church 9.30-10.30am on 2nd Friday in the month – Do come and join in!

Elisabeth Stewart, 7 Glenwater Close, Axmouth (01297) 23828 email: ecstewart53@btinternet.com

Help raise funds for the Parish Church with Brackendale Cards

Friends of Axmouth Church

The group was set up in 2011 to raise funds to benefit the fabric of St Michael’s Church, and carries out events throughout the year. Our members also help in the church and churchyard in a practical way.

Nigel Harding (Hon Treasurer) Coome Bank, Chapel St, Axmouth (01297) 624323

Email: nigel.harding@sky.com

Axmouth Village Hall Management Committee

The group is responsible formaintaining the fabric of the hall, raising funds for the hall’s upkeep andorganising the letting of the hall. Formal committee meetings are on the 1st Monday a month.

The Hall Committee now have an indoor short mat bowling session 7pm - 9pm every Wednesday in thehall (except the third wednesdays in month which are Parish council meetings) Cost £1.50 to include tea/biscuits. Fun sessions, no outdoor shoes on the mat please.

Table Tennis Monday evenings 5pm in the hall. All welcome. Contact David 625843 for details.

Ken Steven (Vice Chairman) Acting Chair – (01297) 22747

David Dumbleton  (Bookings) - 01297 625843

Axmouth Village Show - click here for more information

The group organises the Village Show which runs each year at the end of July. There are also fundraising events during the year.

 

Axmouth Womens Institute

This social, educational and very friendly group meets every 3rd Tuesday in the month (not August) at 2.30pm in Axmouth Village Hall.

Denise Gates – (01297) 21615

 

Axe Cliff Golf Club - click here for details

 

 

Axe One Design Class Association: locally designed traditional sailing dinghies - click here for details

 

 

Axe Yacht Club - click here for details

 

Boules Club

This is played between April and September - the league is within approx 5 mile radius of Axmouth and there are 30 teams in 3 leagues. It is played on a Tuesday evening and a game lasts a couple of hours. There are a minimum of 6 people per team - both men and women play. The match consists of 3 x doubles matches and 2 x triples (players can play in both doubles and triples). All games are first to 9 points. There are 3 teams at The Harbour and one at The Ship in Axmouth. If anyone would like to play, there may be opportunities in one of the teams.
 

Peter Butler - (01297) 551447 e mail :-peteralanbutler@hotmail.com

 

 Community Wooodland Orchard

The Community Wooodland Orchard is a field at Combe Farm (entrance on Higher Lane) which is being planted with native and traditional plants to produce a great variety of fruits, nuts, vegetables and herbs as a community resource. The working party sessions are now twice a month from 10.00am - 12.30pm. The sessions include activities such as planting, raking, cutting, pruning, scything, harvesting and working on craft projects. This will be followed by a shared seasonal lunch at the farmhouse (often using ingredients harvested from the orchard) and an informal discussion about the Orchard. No gardening skills or tools are necessary (but these are very welcome) - Come & join us for as long as you can for any of the above!

For more details contact Christina Bows - Combe Farm, Axmouth (01297) 23822 or email Sarah on swappletree@gmail.com to be added to the Orchard email contacts list to get regular updates.

 

 

The Spiral Sanctuary

A peaceful space at Combe Farm which houses a library and offers a varied programme of events throughout the year. It is a non-denominational organisation created to encourage and promote healing on all levels. Activities include craft, discussion, drumming, singing, dancing,films, meditation & healing. Combe Farm also hosts two annual seasonal celebrations; May Day & Apple Harvest. The Spiral Jottings Newsletter is published three time a year and includes details of forth coming events. Christina Bows.

Christina Bows - Combe Farm, Axmouth (01297) 23822 Email: tinabows@hotmail.com