For further information about any of our groups, please email

Vivary Group

Thursday / fortnightly, 19.30 - 21.00

A Church group - mainly for women - with a range of speakers and other interesting events.

The Vivary Group are supporting Canine Partners as their charity this year. There will also be a collection for Network at the first meeting each month.

See 2018/19 programme below shared with Men's Forum

2018/19 Vivary Programme

4th October: RAFT Refugee Aid from Taunton - Elaine Dew

1st November: The Salvation Army - Lieutenant Theresa

6th December: Christmas Activities - Jenny Robinson

13th December: Vivary Christmas Meal

7th February: St Margaret's Hospice

7th March: Poetry Between the Notes - Kath & Marion

4th April: MAF Flying for Life - Marion Field

18th April: Tenebrea Service at Rowbarton

2nd May: Annual General Meeting

Men's Forum

Thursday / Monthly, 19.30 - 21.00

A meeting for men - with good fellowship - and a variety of interesting speakers

Our main aim. A Christian based fellowship with visiting speakers and shared meetings with the Vivary Group (except 13th December and 11th April), providing a forum for discussion and debate on a wide variety of subjects.

2018/19 Programme

20th September: Welcome to a new way of Circuit - Rev Graham Thompson (Chair of District)

18th October: The Methodist Church in the context of Cuba - Audrey Standhaft

15th November: The missing hymns of John and Charles Wesley - Rev Mike Parsons

13th December: Men's Forum Christmas Lunch

17th January: A bird's eye view of the Roman Empire - Dr David Bird

21st February: Folk Songs - David Clitheroe

21st March: The Road to Santiago de Compostela - Dick and Diana Atkinson

11th April: Advanced Motoring - Mr Andrew Griffiths (Chairman, Wessex Advanced Motorists)

SALT (Socialising And Learning Together)

A programme of social and educational events open to all.

2019 programme

Saturday 9th February: Wine tasting

Friday 1st March: Film Night

Saturday 30th March: Mother’s Day posies

Saturday 27th April: Sorry, this event has been cancelled. (Walk from Fiddington Village Hall, with cream tea to follow)

Thursday 16th May: Hinkley ‘C’ visit

Saturday 29th June: BBQ & games

Saturday 13th July: Boat trip

August: No event planned

September (TBA): Everest base camp talk

October (TBA): Rowing the Atlantic talk

November (TBA): Theatre trip

December (TBA): Christmas tea

Walking Group

Usually meets on Monday morning for a 4-6 mile walk, sometimes walking from Taunton or within an hour's drive of Taunton. Lifts are shared and can be arranged.

Messy Church

The next Messy Church gathering will be Saturday 8th May

10 am - 12 noon with lots of activities for children.