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Play Days

Venues and activities listed below, and updated on our FACEBOOK page.

On behalf of *South Somerset District Council*, we deliver free Play Days throughout the summer holidays, incorporating exciting sports, games, creative crafts, super science and our hugely popular Water Wars... and entry to all Play Days and activities is free!

Our lunchtime Sunshine BBQ and Cookout has tasty treats + vegetarian and healthier options available at great prices. Plus, music from our lunchtime Sunshine Playlist, and some equipment available for unsupervised fun (frisbees, football, etc.), there's no end to the fun!

* We suggest you bring a towel & change of clothes if you want to join in the Water Wars!
* Our exciting 50ft Water Slide at most venues.
* Pop-Up bonus activities, such as- Face Painting, Fun With Bubbles, Badge Making and others, may be available at some events pending numbers attending and staff availability. Please note, we cannot guarantee these at any/all events or for how long we can provide the activities.

Tatworth, TA20 2QW - Fri 9th August

AM: 10-12: Join us for creative crafts, Bouncy Castle and Circus Skills.

12ish - 1:30ish: Sunshine BBQ and Cookout

PM: 1:30-3:30: Join us for creative crafts, our sploshtastic Water Wars and 50ft Water Slide! Plus, Bouncy Castle fun until 3pm.


Tatworth and Forton is a rural parish surrounded by beautiful countryside yet close to major towns. The main centre of population lies two miles south of Chard, although Forton is closer to Chard than to Tatworth and South Chard. The parish is roughly triangular in shape measuring 3.5 miles west to east and 4 miles north to south. It is the most south westerly parish in Somerset, bordered on the east by the River Axe and dorset on the South and West by Devon. There are bus links north and south from Tatworth and South Chard and to Taunton and Yeovil to the east from Forton. The M5 motorway junction is at Taunton.

There are 1115 households and a population of approximately 2700.

Click here to read more about Tatworth and Forton

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