1. Nordic Walking Fit Taster & Technique sessions, Organised Walks, Swanage & Wareham, Call Lynne Martin 07855 869009 lynne@nordicwalkingfit.co.uk

2. T-Pot friendship Morning. New to the area? Facing loneliness? All ages welcome. First Wednesday of every month at the Rectory Classroom, Church Hill, Swanage 10.30am -12.30pm. Do join us for tea, coffee, cakes and friendship

3. Purbeck Nordic Walking. Book onto your FREE taster session for fun, fitness and friendship. Call Vicki on 07896 604 495 or visit purbecknordicwalking.co.uk

4. Beginners Art & Craft, friendly & encouraging group at All Saints Church Hall, Fridays,10am-12noon term time. Learn a new art process each half term. FFI Suzanne 01929 475883 or suzanne@artworkshop.org.uk.

5. Ulwell WI monthly meetings are held at All Saints Church Hall on the first Tuesday of every month, 2-4pm.

6. Swanage Walking For Health Group holds 15-30 minute walks along the seafront every Tuesday. They start at 10.30am at the Mowlem shelter. Longer walks, 60-90 minutes, start at 2pm. Details: John Kirwin on 01929 481000

7. Bring Fitness Fun into Your Life. Tone, Stretch, Strengthen & Mobilise, Emmanuel Baptist Church, Victoria Avenue, Every Friday at 10.15am. Contact Marion 01929 423923 n Swanage Bowls Club’s club night, every Friday, 5pm, Beach Gardens. New members welcome. Call 01929 423747.

8. Nordic Walking Swanage & Purbeck. Taster sessions, learn to courses & regular weekly walks in and around the local area. Call Lynne Martin: 07855 869 009. Email:lynne@nordicwalkingfit.co.uk

9. General yoga classes for all abilities. Every Monday 9.30–11am and 7–8.30pm; Tuesday 9.30- 10.30am; Wednesday 7–8.30pm. Call Lynn Holloway on 01929 551742.

10. Wareham & Purbeck Karate Club. Mondays: Children 7.00pm till 8.00pm, adults 8.00pm till 10.00pm. Thursdays: Adults 7.00pm to 9.00pm. Details: Glyn Morgan (5th Dan Instructor) 07732 324829 or 01929 480715

11. Carey Shortmat Bowls every Wednesday, Carey Hall, 7pm.

12. Wareham Farmers Market, every second and fourth Thursday of the month, at Wareham Town Hall. Call 07798 743877.

13. The Purbeck Gateway social club for adults with learning difficulties meets every Thursday evening, during term time, at Wareham Youth Club. Information from Lew on 01929 552 173.

14. Enjoy jigsaws? Join us on Wednesday mornings for jigsaws, coffee, cake and company from 10am at Not Just Sundaes Community Cafe, opposite Wareham Library.

15. Wareham Croquet Club meeting every Tuesday and Thursday at recreation ground 10 am to 5 pm. April to mid October, weather permitting. New members and visitors welcome. Lesley on 01929 553927 and Tony on 01929 550190

16. Wareham Camera Club meets every Tuesday at 7.30pm, in Wareham Parish Hall. Call Roger Starling on 01929 553822.

17. A Bingo night takes place every Wednesday, 7.30pm, Wareham’s Legion Club.