Local Groups & Clubs

If you would like to promote your interest group or club on Highnam Parish Council website,  please contact the

Parish Clerk (Wendy Barnard) – highnampc@highnambband.co.uk 

Chestnut Club

Social club with lots of special events for mature Highnam people. Includes trips, speakers and other various activities. See Village Link.

Contact: Ken Haines. Tel: 01452 415281 or email: ken2haines@gmail.com

Highnam Allotment Association

Formed in 2007, the Highnam Allotment Association operates 26 allotment plots adjacent to the sports field. ashleyhathaway@hotmail.co.uk

Highnam Community Centre Trust

We have three halls available, including the award winning Gambier Parry Hall, for public and private hire. The halls can accommodate a wide number of activities including conferences, training seminars, wedding receptions, music events, dances, sports and social activities.

For bookings email: bookings@highnamcc.org.uk  Website: http://www.highnamcc.org.uk

Highnam Court Cricket Club

The club welcomes players of all ages and abilities – if you are interested in joining go along to watch on a Saturday afternoon at the cricket ground next to the Church. For more information visit the clubs website: http://highnamcourt.play-cricket.com// or contact Steve Glynn: steve . glynn @ hotmail .co.uk


Highnam Family History Self Help Group

A friendly group of family historians who can help you get started on your quest to unearth your family history.

Contact: Gavin Abbott. Tel: 01452 415281 or email: gavin.abbott@highnambb.co.uk

Highnam Folk Dance Club

Join us for a fun afternoon of Country dancing, refreshments and cake!

Meetings are monthly on a Saturday from 2.00pm until 5.00pm, normally on the 2nd Saturday of each month, but please check

Contact: Clive Harman Tel: 07808 783151 or email: cliveandwendyharman@hotmail.co.uk

Highnam Heritage

Highnam Heritage is a newly formed local history group looking at collecting and storing archives relating to organisations, buildings and residents within the Parish.

For more information please contact highnamheritage@gmail.com

Highnam Hikers

If you are interested in walking and meeting new people this could be the group for you. They cater for a wide range of abilities, and new members are always welcome. For more information either check out the groups Facebook page, telephone or email.

This group meets at the Playing Fields (Recreation Park) every Wednesday at 9.30am, or check on Facebook for further details

Contact: Jacki Rossiter. Tel: 01452 521548 or email: jandp143@gmail.com

Highnam Players

Friendly, lively drama group, staging plays revues and more. All welcome both on-stage and back-stage.

Contact: Dave Ginman. Tel: 01452 505781 or email: highnamplayers@gmail.com  Website: http://highnamplayers.moonfruit.com

Highnam Quilters

Highnam Quilters design and create beautiful quilts and other items with fabric and thread.  Quilters enjoy various workshops, invite speakers to talk about quilting, explore different techniques using fabrics and set themselves challenges.  At meetings, members share ideas and produce some wonderful pieces of work.

Highnam Quilters meet twice a month, generally on the 4th Tuesday of the month and the 2nd Saturday.

We can be contacted on :quiltershighnam@gmail.com





Lassington Oak Morris Men

Traditional Morris Dancing.

Contact: Martyn Thomas. Tel: 07766 490735 or email: bagman.lassingtonoakmm@gmail.com

Wild Highnam

A group of nature loving Highnam people who would love you to join them. To find out more email: wildhighnam@gmail.com , check out Facebook or Instagram or click the link below:

About Wild Highnam