Welcome to the Tolpuddle and Southover Website

Welcome to all our visitors
Welcome to the Tolpuddle and Southover village website .  The site is for residents and for visitors to the area with the aim of providing useful information for the community of Tolpuddle, Southover and the surrounding villages as well as valuable tourist information and a little history thrown in too.  Information about local events, groups and organisations, and activities together with news items will, we hope, help to keep people informed and in touch.  We hope you enjoy it.

Quick Links:
Top Three Pages for What's Current in Tolpuddle:
Event Listings  
Regular Activities and Classes

For Full 2024 Events - so far - please see the Events Listings page
Next Upcoming Events in brief (please click on item or go to Events Listings for full info)

Book Club in the Martyrs Inn
Wednesday, 5 June, 2024 at 7pm

Puddletown Area Parish Council Meeting
Tuesday, 11 June, 2024 at Tolpuddle Village Hall 7pm

Knit and Natter  ||  Old Chapel
Friday, 14 June, 2024  10.30 - 12.30

Casino Night  ||  Tolpuddle Village Hall
Cocktails and Live Jazz
Saturday, 22 June, 2024

Quiz Night in the Martyrs Inn
Thursday, 27 June, 2024  at 7.30 pm

Tolpuddle Festival  ||  Tolpuddle Old Chapel  
Talk:  "George Loveless - ultra radicalism and the Tolpuddle Context" by Prof Philip Martin
Saturday, 20 July, 2024 at 4pm  ||  £5 on the door

Martyrs Festival
Breakfasts:  Saturday and Sunday 20 and 21 July
and Village Hall Refreshments Sunday, 21 July
Can you help?  Please click here for more information about how to help

Quiz Night in the Martyrs Inn
Thursday, 25 July, 2024  at 7.30 pm

Go the the Events Page for Events July onwards.........


Latest Website Update

2 June, 2024: Updates: Events and News


Do you have any Community Information / Updates / Ideas?

Please do contact us if you have any information, updates or ideas which you think may be useful on the site, we would be really glad to hear from you.   

Email  ||  the Village Website at:  tolpuddlevillagewebsite@gmail.com


Tolpuddle and Southover Website  ||  Site Map

For information and help to navigate, view pages and sub-pages, here is a concise map of the website.  Either use the drop down menus above or click on the links below:


About Tolpuddle and Southover
Literary Connections
Local Artists
Gallery || Old Tolpuddle

News Archive

Groups and Organisations
Village Hall
St John's Church
      -  History of St John's
Methodist Chapel
The Martyrs, Museum and Festival
Tolpuddle Old Chapel
Tolpuddle Events Committee (TEC)
Tolpuddle Toddlers
Tolpuddle 150 Club
Village Phone Box Information Point
Parish Council
      -  Tolpuddle Village Meetings

Events and Activities
Event Listings
Regular Activities and Classes
Tolpuddle Events Committee
      -  TEC Who's Who
      -  TEC Constitution
      -  TEC Meetings, Minutes & Reports
      -  TEC and Easy Fundraising
Past Events Archive 2024
Past Events Archive pre 2024

The Martyrs Inn
The Martyrs Inn - Community Purchase Timeline

Orchard Meadow

Community Information

Local Accommodation

Local Businesses

Our Local Area

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