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Events and what's on in Dorset

There's never a dull moment here! With a huge choice of events in Dorset taking place throughout the year, you'll be entertained no matter when you visit.

You'll find tasty food festivals like the award-winning Pommery Dorset Seafood Festival, red arrows displays and more at the Bournemouth Air Festival and Weymouth Carnival, fireworks aplenty, the world-famous Great Dorset Steam Fair, music festivals such as Bestival and the Wessex Folk Festival, some fantastic theatre productions, comedy shows and of course some slightly quirkier events to enjoy (Bridport Hat Festival, we're looking at you!)

Whatever your interests might be, you'll find details of what's on in Dorset on this page. Use the tabs to browse events today, this weekend, this week or next week - or just use the calendar to find out what's on when you're visiting.

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The next 60 events in Dorset appear below.

28 April 2018

Weymouth, Dorset
Charity Fashion ShowThe British Heart Foundation in Weymouth is hosting a Charity Fashion Show and Live Music Event, at Hope United Reform Church on 28th April at 6pm. Doors open from 5.30. The show will feature modelling, raffle, tombola, and silent auction, as well as a British Blues 50s and 60s band as live music. Tickets are £5 including refreshments and can be bought at the British Heart Foundation Shop on St Mary Street.
26 Apr 2018 to 28 Apr 2018

Swanage, Dorset
Theatre: Sister ActSwanage Musical Theatre Company are proud to present Sister Act, the feel-amazing musical comedy smash based on the hit 1992 film that has audiences jumping to their feet! Featuring original music by Tony and 8-time Oscar winner Alan Menken (Newsies, Beauty And The Beast, Little Shop Of Horrors), this uplifting musical was nominated for 5 Tony Awards including Best Musical. When disco diva Deloris Van Cartier witnesses a murder, she is put in protective custody in one place the cops are ...
28 April 2018

Wareham, Dorset
Tiger Day 1XIn 2018 Tiger 131 will only make two appearances in our arena. As the only running Tiger I tank in the world you really can't afford to miss it! While you’re not watching Tiger 131, its contemporaries and more in the arena display, you can explore the Tiger Exhibition, peruse traders and exhibitors around the site, or take a tracked vehicle ride yourself.
28 Apr 2018 to 29 Apr 2018

Weymouth, Dorset
Upwey & Broadwey History WeekendExhibition of village history from 1920s to about 2000. Displays include photos of street scenes, shops, businesses, farming, school photos, sports teams, events and lots more. The information has been gathered from residents past and present, enjoy a trip down memory lane or find out what used to go in in these villages. Venue: Memorial Hall, Victoria Avenue, Upwey.
29 April 2018

Studland, Dorset
Weldmar's Jurassic Coast ChallengeStretching across the spectacular coastline of Dorset, choose either the 13-mile or 26-mile trek. The 26-mile trek will start from Durdle Door, one of Dorset’s most famous landmarks. From here you will follow the coastline, climbing and descending some steep hills, taking in some of the most breathtaking views of the South West Coast Path. At Worth Matravers the 13-mile trekkers will join the trek for a group finish in Studland, views of Old Harry Rocks and well earned celebratory ...
04 May 2018

Swanage, Dorset
Vienna Festival Ballet presents Swan Lakene of the best known love stories, performed by the ever popular Vienna Festival Ballet. Lavish costumes, stunning scenery, international stars, and the glorious music from Tchaikovsky make this a night not to be missed. Swan Lake is the most popular ballet in the world. It's the ballet that captures like no other the full range of human emotions - from hope to despair, from terror to tenderness, from melancholy to ecstasy. Founded in 1980 by the vastly experienced Austrian dancer ...
06 May 2018

Dorchester, Dorset
Athelhampton Plant Heritage Spring FairPlant Heritage hosts their bi-annual Spring Plant Fair on the back lawns of Athelhampton House. Entry to the plant sale and gardens is £7.00 with an upgrade to the House available at an additional cost.
06 May 2018

Bridport, Dorset
Bridport 5K & 10K RunsA return of the very popular Bridport 5 km & 10 km will start and finish at St Mary's field by the football club on the western edge of Bridport. The route will be open to traffic, however there are plenty of wide pavements, quite roads and cycle-paths to run on also with plenty of marshals around the course (32 Last year), the run is a safe, scenic route around Bridport Town. 10KM The 10 km route will start in one of the main parks of Bridport, this is to help separate out the runners ...
05 May 2018 to 06 May 2018

Lyme Regis, Dorset
Lyme Regis Fossil FestivalThe Lyme Regis Fossil Festival is an annual event for the whole family. Enjoy walks, talks, theatre, music, comedy, exhibits and lots of hands-on science for all ages. The Fossil Fair offers fun and rare fossils, minerals and jewellery from 50p up. Meet scientists from the Natural History Museum, British Antarctic Survey, Palaeontological Association, UK Onshore Geological Survey, Plymouth University, Natural England, Jurassic Coast, Dorset Geologists, Geological Society, Lyme Regis ...
05 May 2018 to 06 May 2018

Weymouth, Dorset
Quayside Music FestivalThe second Quayside Music Festival of the year, hosted on Weymouth harbourside by the Rendezvous, will be a live music event celebration not to be missed. The Saturday line-up includes...Gracie, Rock Apes, Identikit, No Standards, Local Heroes, Undecided, Riffs, Chief Lazarus and Speedway Snails. At 10pm there will be Karaoke / Music in The Anchor and also Hamish in the Royal Oak. On Sunday you'll be able to catch the Cherry Pickers, Platform Common, Dorset Wrecks, Rich Baxter, Apple ...
06 May 2018

Corfe Castle, Dorset
Smedmore House & Gardens Open DaySituated in Kimmeridge, Smedmore House and Gardens are open to the public each year to help raise funds for local charities. Afternoon teas and a band playing in the gardens. On 6th May it's open from 2pm to 5pm and the benefiting charity is Margaret Green Animal Rescue.
04 May 2018 to 06 May 2018

Blandford, Dorset
Teddy Rocks FestivalFamily rock festival raising money for Teddy20, a children's cancer charity. Camping available. All details on the website.
07 May 2018

Blandford, Dorset
Blandford Georgian FayreCome and join us for a fun-packed day of non-stop music, dancing, stalls, a fun fair, an English and French market, international foods, re-enactment, animals, local crafts, kids entertainment marquee and lots more.....”
28 Apr 2018 to 07 May 2018

Bournemouth, Dorset
Bournemouth Emerging Arts Fringe FestivalWorking collectively, the people of Bournemouth have come together to present a plethora of innovative and diverse events. This collaborative approach has resulted in Bournemouth Emerging Arts Fringe (BEAF), Bournemouth’s largest art festival. Spread over 10 days, it will see unique and inspiring events transform venues across the town, from cafes and bars, galleries and theatres, to the more original spaces, the cliff lifts, a series of transformed shipping containers, and the famous ...
07 May 2018

Castlepoint Shopping Centre, Bournemouth, Dorset
Dorset Living DayWELCOME TO DORSET LIVING DAY So what's the Dorset Living Day going to be about? Food, Food, Glorious Food! We are going to take you on a journey through locally sourced food! The day will feature cooking demonstrations from two of the area's top chefs, Luke Matthews & Matt Budden! So keep and eye out for more info so you don't miss out on this fantastic day of Dorset Living!
05 May 2018 to 07 May 2018

Melon Madness!Every child who brings a melon for the primates receives a free Monkey World badge over the bank holiday weekend.
05 May 2018 to 07 May 2018

Corfe Castle, Dorset
Saxons & Vikings: Siege of WarehamKing Alfred's Court and Young Warrior Training both return for 2018. Beware the cries of 'Odin' across the Isle of Purbeck! Daily Programme from 10am
10 Feb 2018 to 08 May 2018

Dorchester, Dorset
Dippy on TourDippy, the Natural History Museum's iconic Diplodocus cast, is going on a natural history adventure across the UK. His first stop is at the Dorset County Museum in Dorchester. Dippy will find out about what lived in the seas while he was walking on land in what's now the USA. There will be lots of Dippy-themed events going on at the Museum and also across Dorset (thanks to our partners the Jurassic Coast Trust) that we’d love you to take part in. Entry to see Dippy is FREE but you ...
04 May 2018 to 08 May 2018

Sherborne, Dorset
Sherborne Abbey FestivalEnjoy a host of singers, bands and choirs at the Sherborne Abbey Festival. Click the website link to find out more.
12 May 2018

Poole, Dorset
Mini Steam on the QuayPoole’s Mini Steam on the Quay will see some of the most beautiful and detailed mini steam and traction engines, some which have featured on the Discovery Channel, on display and running from 10am-5pm.
12 May 2018

Christchurch, Dorset
Mudeford Wood Fashion ShowWhy not come along to Mudeford Wood Tiny Tot’s Fashion Show at the Community Centre! Whether you are looking for a new outfit, want to have nose or just up for a fun night out – we want you! Travelling Trends will be running a unique high-street fashion show, walked by our volunteer models, as well as selling the garments at vastly reduced prices. Refreshments will be available to purchase, and we will be running a raffle. Tickets cost £7, including a glass of bubbly and nibbles.
12 May 2018

Weymouth, Dorset
Weldmar's Colour RunDorset’s Brightest Colour Run is back for 2018! But with a twist … this year we have added 10 crazy obstacles! Scramble up/over/through 10 inflatable obstacles along the 4km course, as well as getting covered in colour at our Colour Stations. Our obstacles are suitable for the whole family, but little ones may need a helping hand. Included in your registration is a tshirt (for all participants age 5 years and over) for you to wear on the course. As you pass through the colour stations, ...
12 May 2018 to 13 May 2018

Christchurch, Dorset
Christchurch Food FestivalWe are all proud of our provenance, whether it be food, drink or heritage. Christchurch can boast two rivers, two castles and our two-day Festival Market showcases hundreds of stalls in both the High Street and on the Quay.
13 May 2018

Lulworth Castle & Park, Lulworth, Dorset
Lulworth Castle Motor ShowThe prestigious Motor Show is back for its 4th year at Lulworth Castle on Sunday 13th May and it’s set to be bigger than ever before! Come along and view the fantastic motors on display at the Castle Showground; potter around the stalls selling local produce and goods; catering will be supplied by Dorset Catering Services; and there will be entertainment by a local choirs and musicians. There is also a kids area with bouncy castle, face painting, activities and a visit from Peppa Pig!
12 May 2018 to 13 May 2018

Lyme Regis, Dorset
MillFestNational Mills Weekend is the annual festival of our UK milling heritage, providing visitors with a fantastic opportunity to hail working mills. Here at The Town Mill we will be holding a festival to celebrate our ‘Flour Power’ with live music, food & drink, baking and art activities. Guided tours will run all weekend, giving visitors a chance to watch our volunteer millers harness the power of the River Lym to turn the wheel, gears and millstones to produce Town Mill flour. The ...
13 May 2018

Shaftesbury, Dorset
Shaftesbury Food & Drinks FestivalVisit Dorset's beautiful hilltop town and enjoy the sights, sounds, smells and tastes on offer at Shaftesbury's Food & Drinks Festival. Entry is free and it's going to be a fabulous day.
11 May 2018 to 13 May 2018

Swanage, Dorset
Swanage Rail Diesel GalaA fun weekend for all the family.
13 May 2018

Weymouth, Dorset
Weldmar's Bubble RushOur Bubble Rush is open to the whole family and we will supply a white t-shirt to all participants age 5 years and over for you to wear on our 4km course. As you pass through our bubble stations, you will be covered in coloured foam from yellow to pink, green to blue! You will feel like you’re in a giant washing machine! Whether you want to participate, volunteer or just come along to soak up the atmosphere, it is going to be fun for all the family.
18 May 2018

Lyme Regis, Dorset
Museum at NightFREE event Story telling with Lizzie Bryant. Face-painting with Lianne Costin and Ellen Austin. Dinosaur crafts with Alison Bowskill. Free hot drink from Dottie Kitchen. 6pm to 8pm. Venue: Lyme Regis Museum
16 May 2018 to 19 May 2018

Weymouth, Dorset
The Complete Works of Shakespeare (Abridged)The National Production Company presents 'The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged).' This critically acclaimed play is an irreverent, fast-paced romp through the Bard’s 37 plays! Join these madcap performers in tights as they weave their way through all of Shakespeare’s Comedies, Histories and Tragedies in one wild ride that will leave you breathless and helpless with laughter. Venue: Pavilion Theatre
15 May 2018 to 19 May 2018

Poole, Dorset
Theatre: Thoroughly Modern MillieFollowing a hugely successful tour in Spring 2017, award-winning musical Thoroughly Modern Millie is touring the UK again, taking in a stop at Lighthouse, Poole’s Centre for the Arts from 15 – 19 May. Hayley Tamaddon takes on the title role of Millie Dilmount, a Kansas girl determined to make it big in New York City. Hayley is perhaps best known for her portrayal of Del Dingle in Emmerdale and Andrea Beckett in Coronation Street and for winning the fifth series of ITV1’s Dancing on Ice. ...
19 May 2018

Bridport, Dorset
Vinyl SaturdayVinyl Saturdays - essential days for collectors of Rock, Pop, Folk, Blues & Jazz with a Record & CD Fair plus the chance to search shops, Saturday Market Stalls and The Art & Vintage Quarter in St Michael's area of Bridport to find more records & cds for sale.
20 May 2018

Christchurch, Dorset
Classic Cars on the PromClassic Cars on the Prom is returning to Highcliffe Castle on 20th June. An ever-changing line-up of vehicles dating from 1915 up to the early 1980s. Free admission for eligible vehicles and free public viewing. No pre-booking required. Our displays are open to all cars and motor bikes (in the classic spirit) registered before August 1983. Around 70 to 130 Classic cars normally go on display.
14 May 2018 to 20 May 2018

Corfe Castle, Dorset
Margaret Green (Animal Rescue) WeekRunning from the 14th – 20th May, Margaret Green Week is a great way to help our rescue animals, ending with Ground Dog Day at Lincoln Farm, near Bere Regis. This event blossomed from our 50th anniversary and what makes it even more special is that it would have been Margaret Green’s birthday on the 20th May. So, what we want to know is what you have planned for the week?! We will be donning green, animal onesies, getting some sport gear on and re-dressing our Kniffiti tree! You may be ...
20 May 2018

Poole, Dorset
Join us at the RNLI College to enjoy a variety of locally produced artisan and gourmet brands, delicious free samples, fair-trade goods, live music, FREE entry and FREE parking.
19 May 2018 to 20 May 2018

Beaulieu, New Forest, Dorset
Spring AutojumbleWhether you’re hunting for that elusive final part to complete your restoration or just want to soak up the atmosphere, join us for the Beaulieu Spring Autojumble. With thousands of stands bursting with automotive related bargains, those with a penchant for automotive eclectica and rummaging for rare parts will be in their element. From nuts and bolts to complete vehicles, barn finds to concours ready, you can expect to see anything and everything motor related on sale.
19 May 2018 to 20 May 2018

Bridport, Dorset
Spring Tide Food FestivalTake one West Dorset seaside village on the World Heritage Site Jurassic Coast; combine with an eclectic mix of local food and drink, an exciting array of local producers, artisans and crafts...and what have you got?...the Spring Tide Festival of course! Back for its 9th sensational year! Join us at Hive Beach, Burton Bradstock where there’ll be lots going on over the weekend to see and enjoy, with a strong community emphasis that will offer an opportunity to discover and meet local food ...
23 May 2018

Weymouth, Dorset
Magnificent Music HallTwo hours of song, dance, magic and laughter superbly presented by this talented line up of august artistes, all of whom have starred in BBC TV’s long running series “THE GOOD OLD DAYS”. You are invited to ‘sing a long with gusto’ with such songs as My Old Man Says Follow the Van, Daisy, Daisy, Hold Your Hand Out You Naughty Boy, Daddy Wouldn’t Buy Me A Bow Wow, Down At The Old Bull And Bush and more gems from a golden era. Venue: Pavilion Theatre
20 May 2018 to 24 May 2018

Dorchester, Dorset
Athelhampton Flower FestivalOur annual Flower Festival organised by the Owermoigne Flower Club, raising money for a local charity. Presented by Owermoigne Flower Club and friends, raising funds for a local charity. Intricate and striking themed flower displays are placed in and around the rooms in our 16th-Century Manor House. All donations raised will be in aid of a local charity. Normal admission prices apply.
26 May 2018

Nothe Fort, Weymouth, Dorset
1040s Family Fun DayThis is an opportunity to visit areas of the Nothe Fort not generally open to the public. Take part in the ‘Evacuee Experience’ with Nothe Fort guides. Displays of military and civilian vehicles and 1940's memorabilia. 1940’s live entertainment - music and dancing, & themed activities, side shows and stalls. Meet Warren and Winnie thew Nothe Fort mascots. Games involve Coconut Shy: Hoopla: Splat the Rat and many more. Please not there will be an extra charge to participate in the games.
26 May 2018

Lyme Regis, Dorset
Mary Anning DayMary will be here all day with her fellow scientists, in the form of Emerald Ant, actors extraordinaire. Jurassic CSI (12 to 4 pm) - an activity based around a criminal investigation in the Learning Centre. Our visitors will be able to look at fossil remains and help work out who the killer, the predator was!
26 May 2018

New Forest, Dorset
New Milton Lions Club CarnivalThe New Milton Recreation Ground - Saturday 26th May - 11.00 a.m. until 4.00 p.m. Arena Displays and Competitions for Adults & Children. Fun Dog Show - Variety of Classes. Community, Charity and Commercial Stalls. Live Entertainment throughout the Event. Birds of Prey Static and Flying Displays - 12:00 Noon, 1:30 p.m. and 3.00 p.m. (NEW) Children's Rides and Amusements. Barbeque and other refreshments. Bar
26 May 2018 to 27 May 2018

Blandford, Dorset
Blandford Camera Club Annual ExhibitionBlandford Camera Club Annual exhibition on Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th May 2018 in the Corn Exchange Blandford Forum, DT11 7AD from 9.30am to 5pm each day. Over 300 images on display including colour and monochrome prints and digitally projected images. There are sections for Blandford Forum Club Members as well as an Open section where non-members from all over the county can enter. Refreshments are served all day. Photos, left to right: Wheels and Pistons Eric Langley, Red ...
25 May 2018 to 27 May 2018

Christchurch, Dorset
Bournemouth 7s FestivalBournemouth 7s Festival is a must attend event. With over 400 Rugby, Netball, Hockey and Dodgeball teams competing in a range of competitive and social competitions, the festival is an action-packed weekend of sport, music and entertainment. Having firmly cemented its place on the sporting and music calendars, the Bournemouth 7s Festival kicks off the festival season over the Spring Bank Holiday weekend, when 30,000 people will descend on the Bournemouth Sports Club.
27 May 2018

Poole, Dorset
BSO Benevolent Fund ConcertJoin us in celebrating the 60th year of the OBF with a special concert featuring works by Tchaikovsky, Prokofiev and Beethoven. We’re delighted to welcome best-selling author, Philip Pullman who will be narrating the famous Peter and the Wolf. With its use of various instruments to portray the animals in the story, Peter and theWolf has enticed audiences young and old into listening to classical music for many years. Francesca da Rimini tells a tragic love story and Tchaikovsky captures ...
27 May 2018

Dorchester, Dorset
Dorchester MarathonThe county town hosts its second marathon on 27th May raising money for the Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance and local charities. The race will be on fully closed roads running through historic Dorchester, picturesque villages and the glorious Dorset countryside. The race will be officially measured and certified by UK Athletics. There will be amazing medals and T-shirts for all finishers, together with a post race party, free live entertainment, a bar with local ales and cider, and ...
26 May 2018 to 27 May 2018

Weymouth, Dorset
Fayre in the SquareTwo days of entertainment along Hope Square & Trinity Rd with live bands, street entertainment and loads to do for all the family!
27 May 2018

Weymouth, Dorset
Music in Greenhill GardensThe Weymouth Ukuleleans – Great music, songs and laughter! Starts at 2pm (weather dependent).
26 May 2018 to 27 May 2018

Wareham, Dorset
Sci-fi InvasionMeet the Dorset Storm Troopers, watch the epic battle between the Daleks and the U.N.I.T. soldiers, and enjoy sci-fi themed talks and tours, market stalls, and props around the Tank Museum.
27 May 2018

Blandford, Dorset
Shapwick Country FairA very small village, but a very big traditional Country Fair! Shapwick is situated just 5 miles south east of Blandford.
27 May 2018

West Bay, Dorset
West Bay Pirate DayShiver me timbers! It be pirate mayhem down at that there West Bay harbour - best get down there and see what's going down.
24 May 2018 to 28 May 2018

Lyme Regis, Dorset
Jazz JurassicaThis festival of Jazz returns to bring a cocktail of music to your ears over the Bank Holiday weekend, with an added twist of Lyme.
25 May 2018 to 28 May 2018

Lyme Regis, Dorset
Lyme Regis Jazz & Blues WeekendFor dedicated jazzers and blues hounds alike, the Lyme Regis Jazz & Blues Weekend aims to bring the best of live music, both new and traditional, to Lyme Regis over the last weekend in May.
26 May 2018 to 28 May 2018

Melon Madness!Every child who brings a melon for the primates receives a free Monkey World badge over the bank holiday weekend.
28 May 2018

Castlepoint Shopping Centre, Bournemouth, Dorset
Natural History Adventure DayFor the first time Dippy, the Natural History Museum’s iconic Diplodocus skeleton cast, will be on display outside of the capital – touring the length and breadth of the UK from early 2018 to late 2020. As Dippy journeys across the UK he will inspire Natural History Adventures within the regions that he visits. Taking a variety of forms, including workshops, displays, trails and digital resources, Natural History Adventures will encompass a range of themes. His visit will highlight ...
24 May 2018 to 28 May 2018

Swanage, Dorset
Purbeck Pirate FestivalThe Purbeck Pirate Festival will be held on Thursday 24th - Monday 28th May 2018 (the last bank holiday in May), at Sandpit Field, Swanage. Where there will be much raiding, pillaging and plundering. There will be stalls for you to buy all the "effects" you need to become a pirate or just update/add to your wardrobe, food and beverages aplenty, as well as an assortment of other stalls, re-enactments and entertainment for all ages.
28 May 2018

Sherborne, Dorset
Sherborne Castle Country FairHeld in the grounds of Sherborne Castle this spectacular lakeside event highlights traditional rural skills, as well as those more modern. The Fair is open from 10am to 6pm and car parking is free.
28 Apr 2018 to 02 Jun 2018

Christchurch, Dorset
Exhibition: 4U2Touch IIAn exhibition for the visually impaired where exhibits can be touched and enjoyed by all. Paintings, Textiles, Wood, Sculpture. The Red House Museum, Quay Road, Christchurch Open Tues – Fri 10-5, Sat 10-4. Admission Free.
30 May 2018 to 02 Jun 2018

Poole, Dorset
Theatre: The Gruffalo's ChildThe Gruffalo said that no gruffalo should Ever set foot in the deep dark wood. . . One wild and windy night the Gruffalo’s Child ignores her father’s warning and tiptoes out into the snow. After all, the Big Bad Mouse doesn’t really exist... does he? Tall Stories returns, bringing Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s award-winning sequel to life in this magical, musical adaptation. Venue: The Lighthouse
30 May 2018 to 02 Jun 2018

Weymouth, Dorset
WOS presents Guys and DollsFrank Loesser’s timeless musical romantic comedy exudes show stopping music such as ‘Sit down you’re rocking the boat’ and ‘Luck be a lady tonight’. The show is based on the works of Damon Runyon’s colourful depiction of New York’s underworld of gangsters and gamblers and features such characters as Nathan Detroit, Sky Masterson, Miss Adelaide and the sweet Sarah Brown. There is something for everyone in this show; great dancing and song from the award-winning Weymouth Operatic ...
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Music Festivals in Dorset If you're looking for live music in Dorset during 2018 then you're in luck! The county has a host of festivals celebrating the best of rock, pop, jazz, folk, blues... whatever your taste in music, there's bound to be a music festival or event featured here for you! Many of the events are free to attend, so there's no excuse not to take in some of the best sounds the county has to offer this year. Take a look at the schedule below and start planning your summer ... Read more...
13 Mar 2018
Durdle Door Durdle Door is one of the most photographed landmarks along Dorset's famous Jurassic Coast. This rock arch in the sea (or is it a dragon drinking water?!) was formed as a result of the softer rocks being eroded away behind the hard limestones, allowing the sea to punch through them. The name Durdle is derived from an Old English word 'thirl' meaning bore or drill. Eventually the arch will collapse to leave a sea stack such as those that can be seen at Ladram Bay in East ... Read more...
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