A Day at the Bay
A Day at the Bay
Freshwater Bay, Isle of Wight
Saturday 7 October 2017
12 hours of live music to raise funds for local charities
A Day at the Bay is made possible with the generous support of
Freshwater Parish Council and our sponsors:
Chessell Pottery Barns
Orchard Bros family grocer
Picture Language Limited
Steve Porter Transport
West Wight Alpacas
Look out for details of our launch event at West Wight Alpacas, Wellow, in September.
The proposed venues in 2017 are:
Freshwater Bay House
St Agnes church
Seahorses Bed and Breakfast
The Bay Boutique Bed and Breakfast
The Piano Cafe
United Reformed Church Hall
Confirmed musicians in 2017 include:
All photos by Adam Tucker, Bob White and David D. Ballard
from A Day at the Bay in 2016.
Promoted with the help of Wightlink
and Taste of the Wight.
courtesy of Solent.co
A Day at the Bay supports a number of charities:
Ability Dogs for Young People
Training assistance dogs to enhance the independence of disabled young people
on the Isle of Wight.
Wessex Cancer Trust
WCT offers effective local support and information for all people
living with, or affected by, cancer.
Sophie Rolf Trust
SRT works with the Earl Mountbatten Hospice to develop services for Island children
with life-shortening illnesses.
Earl Mountbatten Hospice
EMH provides Islanders with end-of-life care together with vital help and advice
for their families, friends and carers.
Freshwater Independent Lifeboat
Freshwater’s sea-rescue organisation, independent of the RNLI,
is staffed entirely by volunteers and raises all its own funds.
The Lantern Community at Seahorses
The Lantern Community offers life-enhancing opportunities for adults with learning difficulties.
Seahorses guest house and self-catering cottage provides a home , fulfilling work,
friendship and inspiration through mutual support.
Julia Margaret Cameron Trust
Dimbola Museum, at Mrs Cameron’s former home at Freshwater Bay, is dedicated to the life and work
of the celebrated Victorian pioneer photographer.
See also: www.adayatthebay.co.uk