Activities


Freshford has a vibrant and active community, and there is always lots going on.  Some of the main local groups are shown in the panel to the right, with links to more information.  Other groups are listed below.  If your club, society, group or activity is not listed here, please contact the webmaster to get a listing.

Freshford and Limpley Stoke Baby and Toddler Group meet on Thursday morning between 9.15 and 11.00 during term time at St Mary's Church, Limpley Stoke.  Bumps, babies and toddlers all welcome. Contact Caroline Ford on 07979 812171 for more information.

Freshford Brownies meet on Thursday afternoons at the Memorial Hall. Contact Andrea Griffiths on 01225 722433

Freshford Scout Group - Beavers, Cubs and Scouts - meet every Thursday evening during term time, at Freshford Primary School. Beavers (ages 6-8) and Cubs (ages 8-10 ½) meet between 5.45pm and 6.45pm, whilst Scouts (10 ½ - 14) runs between 7pm and 8.30pm. We are open to both boys and girls. Adults are also welcome to come along and give a hand, as well as joining in the fun! Our activities so far have included making rafts, geocaching and outdoor cooking, as well as lots of fun games and crafts. If you would like more information, you can contact Kate Lees (Kathryn.lees@scouts.org.uk, 07495074351) or Zoe Dowler (zoe.dowler@scouts.org.uk, 07983304674) , or just come along and join one of our sessions.

The Inn Crowd meets at The Galleries Shop and Café at Freshford at 12.30 on the second Wednesday of every month except for December for the benefit of the retired community of Freshford, Limpley Stoke and Hinton Charterhouse. A meal with dessert and coffee is just £7.50  Please ring to book on 723249 no later than the Monday before.

OASIS is a group meeting on the first Wednesday of the month in the United Parish. The programme includes talks and activities of a spiritual and Christian nature. There is no formal member ship, and no subscription, so people can come whenever they are interested. Contact one of the following for more details, Elizabeth Chatwin 722 624, Jill Wright 723 322 and Isla Tuck 722 372. 

Freshford and District Table Tennis Club meets every Thursday at Freshford Memorial Hall at 8.00pm.  New members are very welcome and if you are interested please just come along to Freshford Memorial Hall on a Thursday at 8.00pm.

Freshford Art Group meets every Tuesday between 09.45 and 12.15 in Limpley Stoke Village Hall.  Contact Derek Perham on 722298.

Freshford and Limpley Stoke Environment Group meets monthly.  It has a website which explains its work and which has helpful information about our local countryside and wildlife.  Contact Tom Harper, 01225 722275.

UKE CAN DO IT. Open to people of ALL ages and ALL musical abilities, you are invited to come and join our fun, relaxed ukulele group.We play well-known, familiar songs and will help you to master this marvellous, magical, musical instrument, which is guaranteed to bring a smile to your face. For further information contact Nicky Thomas & Deb Jones
E: ukecandoit@outlook.comT: 07973 818459 or 07933 329725. Or visit: www.ukecandoit.org