On Friday 22nd September a specialist will be available from 10am – 1pm and 2pm – 3pm to offer FREE verbal valuations on jewellery including precious and semi-precious stones, gold, silver and pearls. This jewellery valuation is by appointment only. If you would like a free fifteen minute appointment then please phone the office in Wimborne. The valuation takes place at the George Kidner Auctioneers and Valuers office in West Borough (opposite the Nat West Bank), Wimborne.
BOOTLEG BLONDIE is the Official Deborah Harry & Blondie tribute band and the only Blondie tribute to play at the legendary CBGBs in New York City before it’s sad closure in 2006. CBGBs was the Holy Grail of American Punk and New Wave, where the real Blondie first kicked off their career.
The Bootlegs have also played the Isle Of Wight Festival, the 100 Club & Hammersmith Palais in London, Eric’s in Liverpool and appear regularly at many top venues and festivals around the UK and Europe.
There’s something for everybody on Saturday 23 September at Wimborne Model Town’s Mini Steam and Vintage Day. With mini steam rides around the model buildings, the full size steamer Princess will make a sizzling appearance at 11am. Free vintage bus rides on a 1950s Leyland Titan from the Bear Cross Bus Company will take visitors on local trips.
A line up of classic cars and fabulous British motorbikes will be on show with the Land Girls supplying the musical entertainment from 2.30pm. A collection of nostalgic railway posters and Bayko model building sets from the pre Lego era will be the focus in the charity attraction’s exhibition room.
The Tea Room will offer breakfast, hot and cold snacks, ice cream, with lunch and tea available on vintage china.
Following a sensational evening with us in June 2016, we’re thrilled to announce VOODOO ROOM will return in September 2017!
Voodoo Room are a new and exciting classic Power Trio, featuring some of the UKs finest musicians. They feature all your favourite “Hendrix” and “Cream” tunes, performed with the energy and virtuosity that is at the heart of this incredible music. They deliver a “Full On Show” that brilliantly integrates these two massive influences on the world of classic blues/rock.
On Friday 29th September a specialist in antiques will be available from 10am – 1pm and 2pm – 3.30pm to offer FREE verbal valuations on silver and paintings including silver plate, foreign silver, watercolours, signed prints and miniatures. The valuation takes place at the George Kidner Auctioneers and Valuers office in West Borough (opposite the Nat West Bank), Wimborne.
On this one day introduction to Wood Engraving students will be taught the principles of designing for engraving, how to engrave into a block of end grain wood and how to print from the finished block.
You will be using Robin’s Albion printing press that dates from 1854 to print your wood engravings.