Events are planned to mark one hundred years to the day since the Battle, in which 20,000 troops were killed.
Local group the Pantry Partnership is asking us to join them for lunch once a month, so they can support others.
After spending the last 40 years using tanks, the Royal Scots Dragoon Guards are downsizing a bit!
The tens of thousands of soldiers who gave their lives on the first day of the Battle of the Somme have been honoured with a two-minute silence as commemorations get under way in the UK and France.
From musical theatre in Southampton to belting out hits like "Too Many Broken Hearts" in Salisbury- busy time for the singer.