Memorial Hall

Gullivers Farm Shop

Station Road shops

War Memorial

Groups and Organisations

West Moors, with a population well in excess of 7500, supports a rich diversity of clubs, associations, voluntary organisations and informal groups and many are listed below. If there are some that are missed, or you're starting one up, contact the Town Council Communications Officer with appropriate details and the listing can be brought up to date.

The organisations are listed in alphabetical order in the matrix below. Click on an organisation name to see more details.
You can also use the sub pages in this section to more easily find an organisation.

Art Group

Art Group - meeting in the Memorial Hall

Boots Chemist

Branch chemist located within Sainsbury's

Community Defibrillators

Outside Spar and the Memorial Hall (both Station Road), the Pavilion (Bond Avenue) and outside St. Anthony's RC church (Pinehurst Road).

Coping with Chaos (Diverse Abilities) - Dorset’s Disability Charity

Support for youngsters with disabilities and/or SEN

Dancing Classes

Rhythm and Dance sessions meeting in the Memorial Hall

Dementia Action Group

This group re-started (after the pandemic) in May 2022 and their recent meeting was Wednesday 21st September 2022.

Dorset Council - Education & Training

General advice on facilities across Dorset

East Dorset Children's Centre

Wimborne Children's Centre (East Dorset) is part of the East Dorset locality.

Envisage Dental Studio

The only dental practice within West Moors - though note this is largely a private health concern.

Exercise to Music

'Active 50+': Exercise to music.

Eyestyle Centre

Optician's practice 141-143 Station Road

Ferndown & West Moors Philatelic and Postcard Club

Stamps: Postcards: Postal History: Thematics

Ferndown Upper School

Third Tier school for the catchment area that includes West Moors.

Fitness clubs & teachers

Use the 'Class Finder' application to find local opportunities to get fit!

Flower Group

Regular monthly meetings in the Memorial Hall


Rainbows, Brownies ( two troops ), Guides & Rangers.

Grange Athletic Youth Football

Grange Athletic are based at Fryer Field

Health Walks & Activity

Supported & run by Dorset Council and Moors Valley Park

Horticultural Society

Long-standing society in this community

Little Pines Baby and Toddler Group

Wednesday's 10-11:30am, term-time only playgroup based at Pinehurst Community Church

Lunch and Friendship Club

Weekly Wednesday meeting (except August) for anyone age 60 or over.

Memorial Hall

The " Village Hall " serving West Moors

Minor Injuries Units (MIU)

If you have an injury that is not life-threatening, you can get help from a minor injuries unit (MIU) rather than going to an A&E department

Moors Pharmacy

Moors Pharmacy is located on Farm Road, and is very close to the Station Road shopping area.

Mothers' Union (St. Mary's)

Regular monthly meetings in St. Mary's Church Hall

NHS Dental Services

Help to find a local NHS dentist

NHS Information

General information relating to the NHS

Oakhurst Community First and Nursery School (part of the Heath Academy Trust)

Non-demoninational school ( Reception & Years 1 to 4) with embedded Nursery School

Painting for Pleasure

Friday meetings / presentations in the Memorial Hall

Rock-A-Tots (Nursery)

Rock-A-Tots offers nursery facilities on Moorlands Road

Scouts, Cub Scouts and Beaver Scouts

A wide range of activities available at "The Hideaway" off Hardy Road


West Moors Skatepark

St. Mary's CofE First School & Nursery

A Church of England ( VC ) School ( Reception, Years 1 - 4 ) , with embedded Nursery School

Sturts Community Trust

A working organic biodynamic farm, supporting adults with learning disabilities.

Townswomen's Guild

Meeting monthly in the West Moors Memorial Hall.

West Moors Drama Group

Performances staged, usually twice per year, at the Memorial Hall

West Moors Middle School

This school covers the 'middle' stage in the local three-tier system (ages 9-13)

West Moors Singers

Often performing alongside the Gospel Choir of the United Reformed Church

West Moors Youth FC (Under 7s to Under 16s)

Youth Football at Fryer Field

Wilson PT

PT lessons in West Moors, Fryer Field

Women's Institute

Regular monthly meetings in the Memorial Hall

Youth & Community Club

Purpose-built club for youngsters of West Moors

Zumba Fitness

Zumba classes locally - Fitness through Dance