SOLD OUT - Going the Rounds 2023



Going the Rounds

SOLD OUT, no more tickets available

A Biennial THS Event in Conjunction with Tim Laycock and Dorset Musicians

Carol singing with Quire, Performers and Musicians around Mellstock Parish with accompanying West Gallery Music as portrayed in Hardy’s Under the Greenwood Tree.

Park at Thorncombe Woods and meet at the Visitor Centre, Walk to Hardy’s Cottage. Pick up cars and drive to Kingston Maurward to park for a walk to Lower Bockhampton and then on to end at Stinsford Church. There will be stops at The Old Manor, the Old School House and Bridge Cottage along the way, in the footsteps of the Deweys and the folk of Mellstock!

  • Anyone wanting to have supper or a drink before the event please meet at the King’s Arms Hotel in Dorchester at 4:30pm. This will be an individual choice paying for your own meal and drinks.

  • Meet at the Under the Greenwood Tree Cafe and Visitor Centre. Car Park FREE after 5pm
  • 'Going the Rounds' involves approximately two hours of walking/standing and some paths can be uneven in places. Please ensure that you wear appropriate flat comfortable footwear and wrap up warm to coincide with the weather conditions of the evening and carry a torch. 


  • £10 Non-Members

  • £8 Members

  • £5 Performers, Musicians, Choir


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