2017 Best Hatted Shop Window

Sponsored by Stags Estate agents As usual it was a difficult decision but the judges shortlisted the following  shopwindows: RSPCA Cancer Research YMCA Weldmar Hospicecare Trust East Street Lavender Blue and declared that the 2017 winner is :RSPCA   Lorna [...]

2017-09-16T10:00:48+00:00 September 16th, 2017|Latest News|

Luke’s Hatted Keep Fit

A new event for 2017 is the Hat Festival Workout. And here are some seriously mad hatters preparing for the great day! Below are a couple of photos - click to enlarge.

2017-09-12T20:02:16+00:00 September 12th, 2017|Latest News|

2017 Fun Hat Winners

BOYS Sponsored by Nantes Solicitors Click on the images to enlarge! Rafferty Heath, 'Puppet Show', Bridport. Hugh Watkins, 'Cheese Board', Bridport. William Joy, 'Yellow Dumper Truck', Bridport. Oliver Naton, 'Crab Hat', Bridport. GIRLS Sponsored by Nantes Solicitors Grace [...]

2017-09-09T20:11:04+00:00 September 9th, 2017|Latest News|

Regrettably the Tea Dance is cancelled

We regret that this event has now been cancelled. Sorry to disappoint our ballroom enthusiast but ticket sales have not been up to our expectations and the experience just wouldn’t have been as good as we would wish..

2017-08-29T15:13:34+00:00 August 29th, 2017|Latest News|

Hank’s message to Bridport!

Our esteemed patron Hank Wangford hosts the Hat Fest’s closing party at the Electric Palace on Sunday 3rd September 2017 at 7:30pmHank Wangford will appear with his all-star, hard-core country musicians, the Lost Cowboys; The line-up for the Cowboys is [...]

2017-08-27T20:13:45+00:00 August 27th, 2017|Latest News|

To all you Mad Hatters of Bridport!

Ian McDonald, ‘Exploder’ hat (photo by Sheena) Prepare to strut your stuff on Haturday! Public acclaim (and prizes) await the winners of our fun hat competition: Best Girls’ Hat - first prize of £30 is sponsored by Nantes [...]

2017-08-27T09:08:17+00:00 August 27th, 2017|Latest News|

It’s all about Hats!

Amusing, informative and quirky - distinctly Bridport: all that you ever wanted to know about hats - and some that you didn't! Tickets for this unique talk by Bridport's very own Mad Hatter are available from the Tourist Information Centre [...]

2017-08-25T11:32:08+00:00 August 25th, 2017|Latest News|