Raleigh Rambles – February Special Guided Walk

Join Cindy on Sunday 11th February 2018 for a gentle walk around the lesser visited Castleton area of Sherborne to hear more about Sherborne & Castleton’s History and more about her man Sir Walter Ralegh, starting outside Castleton Church at 2pm. Continue reading Raleigh Rambles – February Special Guided Walk

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Special May Bank Holiday Walk: Explore Southern Sherborne Beyond The Abbey Limits

Join Cindy on Bank Monday, 29th May, to take in the history at the Southern end of Sherborne. So you’ve been astonished by the Abbey, you’ve been charmed by Cheap Street, but how much do you know about what’s South of the Abbey environs? Cindy’s here to take you on a gentle stroll through the History you’ve missed. Find … Continue reading Special May Bank Holiday Walk: Explore Southern Sherborne Beyond The Abbey Limits

Notables in Sherborne

People love a famous face, and Sherborne’s History is rich with names worth dropping both in both ancient circles and modern. So, in chronological order, here’s a run through of who’s who…..   Bishop Roger of Salisbury (1102-39) and Lord of Sherborne manor. Bishop Roger built the Old Castle which lies in the East of … Continue reading Notables in Sherborne