west parley parish council


Whats On in West Parley

Upcoming Events
(if you have an event you would like to publicise please email us: clerk@westparley-pc.gov.uk or phone 01202 862821)

Portland work party
Friday 24 October AND Friday 7 November 2014 at10.00am, at at Church Ope car park (grid ref: SY695712), opposite Portland Museum, Pennsylvania Road, DT5 1HT (postcode is approximate). Join Plantlife and Dorset Wildlife Trust volunteers for a day of clearing invasive Cotoneaster from the windswept eastern undercliff.Finish no later than 4pm. Please bring walking boots, waterproofs and a packed lunch. This event is weather dependent. Please leave a contact telephone number when booking. Contact Tim on Tim.Wilkins@Plantlife.org.uk or 01722 342746.

Gardening Club
Tuesday 28th October, 7.00pm
at the Parley Country Club. You do not have to be an expert just come along and spend time with other gardeners. There will be interesting talks, tips and advice, visits to gardens etc. Everyone will be welcome from West Parley and adjacent parishes. Email pcouper68@gmail.com or 01202 573833 for more information.

Coffee Morning
Wednesday 29th Oct from 10am - 12 noon
at the Parley Country Club (every fortnight). All residents and friends will be made very welcome.

Parley Health Walks
every Wednesday 10am from the Parley Country Club, followed by coffee and biscuits.
Lets all get healthy and have some fun!

latest - Parley Country Club

  • every Thursday is Poker night - 7.30pm.
  • every Friday is Club night, open from 4.30pm - Happy hour from 5pm to 6pm.
  • The Rotary Club of Parley presents The Quirky Quiz, Friday October 24th, lots of fun, lots of prizes, £10 including supper, ring Jenny or John on 01202 884027 or email jenny@kandoaccounting.co.uk to obtain your booking form
  • Dan Clarke, special Halloween Performance, Monday October 27th at 7.30pm, Tickets £10. From his earliest memories Dan has always been in contact with spirits. He was born and raised in Poole Dorset and comes from a long line of generations of psychics and mediums through his Romany background
  • Kids fancy dress Halloween Disco, Friday October 31st 6.00pm to 8.00pm, £2, free for adults, come and have a fangtastic time!
  • Bonfire Night at Parley, Saturday 1st November, event starts 5.30pm, bonfire lit at 7.00pm, firework display 8.00pm, disco from 8.30pm until midnight. Burgers, Hot dogs, sweet stall plus much more, children under 14 free, £5 donation per adult.
  • The Pastimers, Friday November 14th, 7pm til late, 40s 50s and 60s music, cracking knees up!
  • Have your Christmas party at Parley, from 3rd to 19th December, every Wednesday, Thursday & Friday from 6.30pm, 3 Courses £14.95 per head.
  • Plus Bouncy castles for the Kids every Sunday!!
  • countdown to Christmas - see whats on at the club. . click here
  • download a membership form
  • see the Country Club website

Bank Holiday Sundays
On each bank holiday Sunday, Parley Country Club will be holding a late afternoon early evening event consisting of BBQ, bouncy castles and entertainment, so come on down to the club, all welcome and enjoy the holidays.

Parley Sports Club
With 10 football teams, 24 cricket teams, a weekly pool league, ladies and mens darts league, weekly quiz and more. . its never dull at Parley Sports Club! For more information please click here

 St Marks Church Hall 
 West Parley Memorial Hall 

Regular Weekly Events


  • Baby Sensory Group (morning)
  • Line Dancing (evening) - Mrs. Linda Brooks 01202 522382
  • All Stars 4 - 7pm, Michelle Matthews 01202 593688
  • Christchurch & New Forest Canine Society 7 - 11pm, Mr Gary Peskett 01202 579394


  • Painting Group (morning) - Mrs. J. White 01202 826894
  • Mothers' Union (2nd Tue afternoon) - Mrs. J Waugh 01202 576497
  • C&NFCS Committee once a month 2nd Tuesday Committee room
  • B'mth & Dorset Beekeepers Assoc Once a month: 6 - 11pm, Mrs Carole Gordon 380 Wimborne rd West, Wimborne BH21 7NN


  • University of Third Age (afternoon) - Mr. DL Godfrey 01202 826015
  • Ferndown South & West Parley Neighbourhood Watch - Mrs. G Schollar (sec) 01202 875457
  • West Parley Townswomen's Guild 9am - 1 pm, Mrs Jenny Kearey 01202 571955
  • Tai-Kwondo 6 - 11pm - Mr S.Pidgley 01202 897443


  • Dru Yoga (morning) - Mrs. C. McLaughlin 01202 777622
  • Wessex Accordion Band (evening) - Mr. D. Luffingham 01258 473254
  • Fitness League Exercise classes 9am - 1pm, Mrs Maggie Douherty 01202 821655
  • West Parley Womens Institute second Thurs each month: 1pm - 6pm, Mrs S Willard 01202 873348
  • Bournemouth Dog Training 6pm - 11pm, Mrs G Trevett 01202 518946


  • Bournemouth Embroiderers Club Monthly Meetings: 9am - 6pm, Mrs E Deacon 01202 882358


  • Art Class (morning) - Aldo Galli 02380 336784
  • Tai-Chi Assn. (morning) - Mr. M. Young 07710 141771
  • Sequence Dance (evening) - Mrs. S. Ford 01202 573689
  • Waggy Tails Dog Rescue first Sat in month: starts at 10am, Mrs Meredith 01202 875000