Five things to do in North Somerset this weekend

PUBLISHED: 17:00 17 August 2018 | UPDATED: 17:26 17 August 2018

Alex Learmonth and daughters Emily and Susanna with his prize winning bloom. Picture: Mark Atherton

Alex Learmonth and daughters Emily and Susanna with his prize winning bloom. Picture: Mark Atherton

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After a grey spell, the summer sun looks set to return to region this weekend. Here are some of the activities you can enjoy.

Ewan McGregor plays Christopher Robin opposite his longtime friend Winnie the Pooh in Disney's Christopher Robin. Picture: DisneyEwan McGregor plays Christopher Robin opposite his longtime friend Winnie the Pooh in Disney's Christopher Robin. Picture: Disney

- Clevedon’s Curzon cinema, in Old Church Road, will screen Disney’s latest offering.

Christopher Robins will be shown at 10.30am and 1.30pm tomorrow (Saturday) and Sunday.

Tickets, priced £5-6.70, are available from www.curzon.org.uk or on 01275 871000.

Emma Pigrem with her flower arrangement in a water melon. Picture: Mark AthertonEmma Pigrem with her flower arrangement in a water melon. Picture: Mark Atherton

- Tickenham flower show will take place at the hall and field, in Clevedon Road on Saturday at 12.30pm.

Craft stalls, music and hot food and drink will be available.

Entry is £3 and free park and ride is available from the golf club, also in Clevedon Road, with the last bus departing at 5.30pm.

Julie Butler with her display of vegetables at Barrow Gurney's flower show. Picture: Mark AthertonJulie Butler with her display of vegetables at Barrow Gurney's flower show. Picture: Mark Atherton

- Barrow Gurney is set for two fun family events.

The flower show will be held at the village hall, in Barrow Street, on Saturday at 2.45pm.

The village barbecue will also take place at the village hall on Sunday at 1pm. Tickets for the barbecue cost £7.50-10 and are available online via www.bit.ly/bgfsbbq2018

Christ Church, Nailsea. Picture: GoogleChrist Church, Nailsea. Picture: Google

- Pianist Phil Lawrence is putting on a concert of light classical music in Nailsea’s Christ Church, Christchurch Close, on Saturday at 7.30pm.

Tickets, priced £8, are available from the parish office on 01275 859210 or choir members.

Money raised will go towards the organ fund.

Poetry boards are located across Tyntesfield's woodland area. Picture: Alana WrightPoetry boards are located across Tyntesfield's woodland area. Picture: Alana Wright

- Dr Samantha Matthews will give a talk on poet Hannah More at Wraxall’s Tyntesfield house followed by a guided walk with poet-in-residence, Holly Corfield Carr on Sunday from 2-4pm.

Tickets, priced £8 are available from www.nationaltrust.org.uk/tyntesfield or on 01275 461900.

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