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Today to Sun 22 Nov, closest first. by start date.
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Terry Pratchett: Murder in Ankh-Morpork

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We wanted to stage a play involving the Ankh-Morpork Night Watch. But we’d already staged all of Stephen Briggs’ dramatizations featuring this noble group of guardians of...
Unicorn Theatre, Thames Street, Abingdon OX14 3HX
Wed 18 Nov to Sat 21 Nov

October Half-Term Activity Camps in Oxford

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Outstanding Ofsted-registered activity day camps for children aged 4-14 during the school holidays, where the children’s welfare and fun are at the heart of all we do!
Chandlings School, Bagley Wood, Kennington, Oxford OX1 5ND
Mon 26 Oct to Fri 30 Oct

Oxford Virtual Careers Fair

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Out of work due to the current global pandemic? Join us at our Oxford Virtual Careers Fair, the perfect place to find your next career!
Virtual Event
Tue 27 Oct

Virtual Oxford Christmas Market

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Virtual Oxford Christmas Market We are excited to present you with a whole range of small independent businesses this festive season. Browse, discover, and enjoy unique gifts directly from the makers themselves!
World Wide Web OX1
Sun 1 Nov to Fri 25 Dec
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The Story Museum - City of Stories Film Experience

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Fly through a thousand years of Oxford’s story history in this 25 minute film experience. Age 5+, tickets £5 Please check the website for opening days/times and book tickets in advance.
Rochester House 42 Pembroke Street OX1 1BP
Today, Tue 27 Oct, and more dates until Tue 22 Dec

The Story Museum - Galleries

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Museum Galleries include The Portal, The Whispering Wood, The Enchanted Library and The Treasure Chamber.
Rochester House 42 Pembroke Street OX1 1BP
Today, Tue 27 Oct, and more dates until Tue 22 Dec

Put on a Play in a Week with Creation Theatre | October Half Term

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Put on a Play in a Week with Creation Theatre | October Half Term “Something wicked this way comes!” We’re not wicked, but we are back for another week of digital Play in a Week workshops for ages 5-16 this October, with an added spooky twist.
Virtual Event
Mon 26 Oct to Fri 30 Oct

Didcot Gift and Craft Festival

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Long established Didcot craft fair of over 70 hand made arts & craft gifts in three halls. great refreshments easy parking good footfall
Civic Hall Britwell Road Didcot OX11 7JN
Sat 14 Nov

OXFORD Mum2mum Market Nearly New Sale

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OXFORD Mum2mum Market Nearly New Sale Mum2mum Market is in OXFORD on Saturday 7th November 10:30 -12:30 at ST GREGORY THE GREAT CATHOLIC SCHOOL, CRICKET RD, OXFORD, OX4 3DR Selling Pre-loved Maternity, Baby and Children’s
St Gregory the Great Catholic School, Cricket Road Oxford OX4 3DR
Sat 7 Nov

Beyond Surface

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Bringing together four exceptional artists; Andrew Hood, Nathalie Moisy, Simon J Harris and Carol Peace, BEYOND SURFACE explores figurative and abstract realms and how the two often intersect.
40-41 South Parade, Summertown, Oxford OX2 7JL
Today to Sat 7 Nov

October Half-Term Activity Camps in Oxford

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Outstanding Ofsted-registered activity day camps for children aged 4-14 during the school holidays, where the children’s welfare and fun are at the heart of all we do!
Headington School, London Rd, Oxford, Oxfordshire OX3 7PB
Mon 26 Oct to Fri 30 Oct

Celebrating Creative Work

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An Autumn and Christmas Arts & Crafts Show by West Ox Arts Members. West Ox Arts offers exhibition space for local and emerging artists.
West Ox Arts Gallery, Market Square, Bampton OX18 2JH
Today, Tue 27 Oct, and more dates until Sun 13 Dec, Tue 15 Dec

Autumn Adventures on the Farm

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Autumn Adventures on the Farm Family fun on the farm - lambs to hand feed, goat kids to bottle feed. Playful piglets to tickle and pat. Enjoy handling our chickens and collecting freshly laid eggs.
Farmer Gow’s, Fernham Road, Longcot, Faringdon, SN7 7PR
Today to Tue 3 Nov

Autumn Adventures on the Farm

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Autumn Adventures on the Farm Family fun on the farm - lambs to hand feed, goat kids to bottle feed. Playful piglets to tickle and pat. Enjoy handling our chickens and collecting freshly laid eggs.
Farmer Gow’s, Fernham Road, Longcot, Faringdon, SN7 7PR
Wed 4 Nov and Thu 5 Nov

Winter on the Farm

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Winter on the Farm There’s fun for all the family during the winter months - hand feed our sheep and goats. Tickle and pat our playful piggies. Handle our pullets and chickens. See our ducks, geese & turkeys.
Farmer Gow’s, Fernham Road, Longcot, Faringdon, SN7 7PR
Fri 6 Nov to Tue 22 Dec, Fri 1 Jan 2021 to Sun 3 Jan 2021

October Half-Term Activity Camps in Moulsford

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Outstanding Ofsted-registered activity day camps for children aged 4-14 during the school holidays, where the children’s welfare and fun are at the heart of all we do!
Cranford House School, Moulsford, Oxfordshire OX10 9HT
Mon 26 Oct to Fri 30 Oct

Christmas at Blenheim Palace

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Christmas at Blenheim Palace The illuminated trail makes a welcome return to Blenheim Palace transforming England’s finest view with a bright and magical winter walk like no other.
Blenheim Palace, Woodstock OX20 1
Fri 20 Nov to Sun 22 Nov, Thu 26 Nov to Sun 29 Nov, Wed 2 Dec to Thu 24 Dec, Sat 26 Dec to Sun 3 Jan 2021

The Great Virtual Bake Off - Halloween Edition

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This year National Animal Welfare Trust Berkshire are hosting The Great Virtual Bake Off – Halloween Edition!
Virtual Event
Today to Thu 29 Oct

Berkshire Christmas Fair - Cancelled

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You can enjoy browsing, sampling and buying in time for the upcoming Festive Season , in carpeted heated marquees – with everything from Food & Drink, Arts, Crafts and Gifts together with Home and
Newbury Showground, Newbury, Berkshire RG18 9QZ
Sat 31 Oct and Sun 1 Nov

Chuckles Comedy Club

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The doors open at 7pm close at 8pm and the show starts at 8:30pm. Tickets £6.60 pp in advance (Inc Booking Fee), £9.00 on the door.
Meca, Regent Circus, Swindon SN1 1PR
Thu 29 Oct

West Grange Hotel Wedding Fayre - Cancelled

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We are so very excited to announce the return of our Wedding Fayre this October 25th! We have loads of really great local suppliers for you to come and look at, along with been able to look at how...
Coxs Lane, Bath Road, Midgham RG7 5UP
Today

Swindon Virtual Careers Fair

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Out of work due to the current global pandemic? Join us at our Swindon Virtual Careers Fair, the perfect place to find your next career!
Virtual Event
Thu 19 Nov

Halloween half-term at Waddesdon

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Join us for a fun and spooky Halloween during the October half-term holiday. Throughout October half-term discover creatures of the night along our ever-popular Halloween trail, carve a pumpkin...
Waddesdon Manor, Silk Street, Waddesdon HP18 0JH
Today to Sun 1 Nov

Christmas at Waddesdon

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Share an enchanting day out with friends and family, with spectacular light trails and a charming Christmas market, 14 Nov 2020 – 3 Jan 2021, Wed-Sun, 12noon-7.30pm.
Waddesdon Manor HP18 0JH
Sat 14 Nov, Sun 15 Nov, Wed 18 Nov, and more dates until Sun 3 Jan 2021

Have a Hoot this Half Term at Birdland Park & Gardens

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Have a Hoot this Half Term at Birdland Park & Gardens Birdland is officially launching a brand new owl-based feature over the October Half Term holidays (Saturday 24th October – Sunday 1st November).
Birdland Park and Gardens, Rissington Rd, Bourton-on-the-Water GL54 2BN
Today to Sun 1 Nov

Ros Hewitt Artist. Open Weekend. (Covid-safe).

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Ros Hewitt invites you to visit her Art Studio on Saturday 24th & Sunday 25th October. Ros has a new collection of Wessex White Horses, painted and fired onto glass, always a best seller.
9, Spaines, Great Bedwyn SN8 3LT
Today

Virtual Great British Dog Walk

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We’ve sadly had to ‘paws’ (see what we did there?) our incredibly popular series of Great British Dog Walks due to the Coronavirus pandemic.
Your Town HP27 9NS
Today to Sun 8 Nov

Reading Virtual Careers Fair

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Out of work due to the current global pandemic? Join us at our Reading Virtual Careers Fair, the perfect place to find your next career!
Virtual Event
Wed 11 Nov

Beginning your Family History Online Talk

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Beginning your Family History Online Talk This talk introduces the starting steps to take in discovering your family history, to help you get the most out of your research. It is designed to help those just starting out.
Virtual Event
Sat 31 Oct

Living through the English Civil War Online Talk

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Living through the English Civil War Online Talk The countryside in and around Reading was horribly affected by the Civil War. This talk by local historian, Catherine Sampson, tells the story of what happened to the ordinary folk when the soldiers...
Virtual Event
Thu 5 Nov

DNA Testing and Family History Online Talk

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DNA Testing and Family History Online Talk DNA testing is now all the rage but what can you really learn from a DNA test? This talk by international DNA expert, Debbie Kennett, provides an introduction to the use of DNA testing as a tool for...
Virtual Event
Sat 14 Nov

The Fair Mile Hospital - Online Talk by Mark Stevens

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The Fair Mile Hospital - Online Talk by Mark Stevens One hundred and seventy five years ago, public mental health care was invented. Acts of Parliament from 1845 resulted in ‘lunatic asylums’ being built in every county in England and Wales.
Virtual Event
Thu 19 Nov

Virtual Adoption Information Event

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During the current Government advice regarding social distancing we are currently unable to offer face-to-face adoption information events.
Virtual Event
Thu 5 Nov, Thu 12 Nov, and more dates until Thu 17 Dec

Paul Carpenter

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Britain’s most magical circus is appearing in Reading with a brand new show that promises fun for all the family.
Palmer Park, Wokingham Road, Reading RG6 1LF
Today to Sun 1 Nov

Noisy Kids: Trick or Treat?

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Join eight astounding musicians from the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra for a spooktacular half term performance of Noisy Kids!
The Hexagon Queen’s Walk Reading RG1 7UA
Fri 30 Oct

Drive In Films presents Hocus Pocus

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Kids Drive in Halloween screening of Hocus Pocus 2001 – PG – 2 hours – Tune in to the pre-party by live video jock, Gary Bamford – Watch Hocus Pocus on the huge Drive In Films screen
Banbury RUFC, DCS Stadium, Oxford Road, Banbury OX15 4AF
Sat 31 Oct

Drive In Films presents The Woman in Black

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2017 – 18 – 2 hours – Drive in fright night screening of Woman In Black on the huge Drive In Films screen – Tune in to the pre-party by live video jock, Gary Bamford
Banbury RUFC, DCS Stadium, Oxford Road, Banbury OX15 4AF
Sat 31 Oct

Drive In Films presents Goosebumps

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2017 – PG – 2 hours – Drive in Halloween screening of Goosebumps on the huge Drive In Films screen – Tune in to the pre-party by live video jock, Gary Bamford
Banbury RUFC, DCS Stadium, Oxford Road, Banbury OX15 4AF
Sat 31 Oct

October Half-Term Activity Camps in Reading

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Outstanding Ofsted-registered activity day camps for children aged 4-14 during the school holidays, where the children’s welfare and fun are at the heart of all we do!
Crosfield School, Shinfield Road, Reading RG2 9BL
Mon 26 Oct to Fri 30 Oct

Bucks Art Society Centenary exhibition

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Delighted to announce that the Buckinghamshire Art Society Centenary Exhibition will be held at The Buckinghamshire County Museum.
Bucks County Museum, 9 Church Street, Aylesbury, Bucks HP20 2QP
Sat 14 Nov, Thu 19 Nov, and more dates until Sat 19 Dec

Sunday Special Workshops at Queens Park Arts Centre

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Sunday Special Workshops at Queens Park Arts Centre Please Note: Following changes to our programme in light of COVID-19 guidance, classes must now be booked in advance. Visit qpc.org for full guidelines and protocols concerning COVID-19.
Queens Park Arts Centre Queens Park Aylesbury Bucks HP21 7RT
Today

Children’s Half-term Holiday Workshops

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Children’s Half-term Holiday Workshops Please Note: Following changes to our programme in light of COVID-19 guidance, classes must now be booked in advance. Visit qpc.org for full guidelines and protocols concerning COVID-19.
Queens Park Arts Centre Queens Park Aylesbury Bucks HP21 7RT
Mon 26 Oct to Fri 30 Oct

Spooky Pumpkin Trail

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Take part in our Spooky Pumpkin Trial around the museum, discover interesting historical facts about Halloween traditions, rituals, and why we dress up today! Included in admission
Corinium Museum, Park Street, Cirencester GL7 2BX
Today to Sun 8 Nov

Back to Nature

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Cotswold artist Anita Saunders, takes inspiration from the birds and animals of the region, to deliver an exhibition of her current work.
Corinium Museum, Park Street, Cirencester GL7 2BX
Mon 9 Nov to Mon 28 Dec

Macbeth

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Live. Virtual. Immersive. On Zoom. Tradition requires that a ‘ghost-light’ be left on while the theatre is dark, to ward off restless ghosts and protect its magic from harm.
Virtual Event
Today, Wed 28 Oct to Sat 31 Oct

Hollywood is coming to High Wycombe this Halloween!

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From Saturday 24th October to Sunday 1st November, Eden Shopping Centre is hosting a FREE spook-tacular movie-inspired Painted Pumpkin Trail.
Eden Shopping Centre Oxford Street High Wycombe HP11 2DQ
Today to Sun 1 Nov

Kodály and Fauré online to your home

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Wooburn Singers, with our conductor Tom Hammond-Davies, are delighted to be back singing together again.
All Saints Church High Wycombe, streamed online to your home HP13 6RF
Today to Tue 24 Nov

Butterfly Bazaar’s October Craft Fair 2020

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Butterfly Bazaar’s October Craft Fair 2020 Following the success of our Autumn Craft Fair in 2019, Butterfly Bazaar are proud to present our October Craft Fair 2020 to be held at Prestwood Village Hall on Saturday 31st October, 11am-3.
Prestwood Village Hall, Wycombe Road, Prestwood HP16 0NZ
Sat 31 Oct

Butterfly Bazaar’s Autumn Craft Fair 2020

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Butterfly Bazaar’s Autumn Craft Fair 2020 Following the success of our Autumn Craft Fair in 2019, Butterfly Bazaar are proud to present our Autumn Craft Fair 2020 to be held at Great Kingshill Village Hall on Saturday 21st November
Great Kingshill Village Hall, Missenden Rd, Great Kingshill HP15 6DW
Sat 21 Nov

Spooky Family Halloween Walk-through

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For all ages. Children accompanied by an adult. Spooky walk-through of a decorated building using corridors etc with spooky people dressed up! Are you brave enough?
The Berkshire Masonic Centre Mole Road Sindlesham RG41 5EA
Sat 31 Oct

Christmas Market - Sindlesham, Berkshire - STILL GOING AHEAD

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A brand new Christmas Market venue for 2020 (this market is going ahead unless local lockdown in Sindlesham) The venue has a huge function room so social distancing is no problem for stallholders
The Berkshire Masonic Centre, Flavell Suite, Mole Road, Sindlesham, Wokingham RG41 5EA
Sat 21 Nov and Sun 22 Nov

Athina Beckett

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The Buckingham Canal Society is a local charity working to restore the disused Buckingham Canal which use to run from Cosgrove to the town of Buckingham.
Buckingham Canal, near BM Academy School, Burleigh Piece, Buckingham MK18 7HX
Sun 8 Nov

Frighteningly Good Halloween Tea

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You are invited to a ‘Frighteningly Good Halloween Tea’ with an eerie twist. Enjoy ‘finger’ sandwiches, ghostly scones, Amuse BOO! punch and more. MENU Amuse BOO!
Missenden Abbey London Road HP16 0BD
Today to Sat 31 Oct

The Magic Lamp

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The story of a blessed and beautiful boy who, through serendipity alone, ends up with a lamp-dwelling genie at his disposal.
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts Altwood Road Maidenhead SL6 4PF
Wed 28 Oct to Sat 31 Oct

Spooky Sing Along Concertini

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Dig out your scariest outfits and join us for a spooky 45 minutes of music from stage and screen. Featuring songs from The Rocky Horror Picture Show and The Little Shop of Horrors all performed by...
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts Altwood Road Maidenhead SL6 4PF
Sat 31 Oct

Lillibrooke Manor WEDDING FAIR

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ATTENDANCE AT THIS FAIR IS BY ADVANCE REGISTRATION ONLY. PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBSITE OR USE THE TICKETING LINK TO PRE-REGISTER FOR THIS FAIR.
Ockwells Rd, Cox Green, Maidenhead, Berkshire SL6 3LP
Sun 1 Nov

Maidenhead Bubble Boundary Walk

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2020 is an extraordinary year, something we have never seen before, so we’re making this year’s Boundary Walk extraordinary too… welcome to The Maidenhead Bubble Boundary Walk!
Virtual Event
Today

Fredrick’s Hotel & Spa WEDDING FAIR - Cancelled

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Fredrick’s is a beautiful 4 star luxury hotel with a reputation for exceptional service and cuisine. Set in picturesque grounds on the edges of Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire.
Shoppenhangers Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire SL6 2PZ
Today

Halloween Half Term

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Calling all witches and wizards, monsters and zombies, ghosts and skeletons! Dress to distress in your scariest costume on the streets of Milestones Museum this October half term and claim a sweet...
Milestones Museum, Leisure Park, Churchill Way West, Basingstoke RG22 6PG
Today to Sun 1 Nov

Taplow-Maidenhead Giant Car Boot

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Massive, established, busy, popular event. Late start Car Boot. Sellers: set up from 9.30am. Cars £15, Small size vans from £20. Large Vans £30. All size vans welcome. Buyers: From 10.30am.
Main A4 Bath Road, opposite Taplow Station, junc 7 off M4 (turn left onto A4 Maidenhead) SL6 0NP
Today, Sun 1 Nov, Sun 8 Nov, Sun 15 Nov, Sun 22 Nov

Ghost Walk

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Join us this Halloween for one of our thrilling Ghost Walks at Basing House! Wrap up warm, book onto one of our terrific tours and unearth the deadly secrets of this ruined site.
Basing House, Barton’s Lane, Basingstoke RG24 8AE
Wed 28 Oct to Sun 1 Nov

Outdoor Comedy at the Admiral Cunningham

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We bring you another instalment of Outdoor Comedy. Headliner Simon Brodkin over the last 10 years He has dominated your TV as the star of Lee Nelson and you’ll also recognise him from Live...
Admiral Cunningham, Priestwood Ct Road, Bracknell RG42 1TU
Tue 10 Nov

October Half-Term Activity Camps in Beaconsfield

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Outstanding Ofsted-registered activity day camps for children aged 4-14 during the school holidays, where the children’s welfare and fun are at the heart of all we do!
Davenies School, 73 Station Rd, Beaconsfield HP9 1AA
Mon 26 Oct to Fri 30 Oct

Contemporary Craft and Design Fair

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Contemporary Craft and Design Fair Purchase direct from the very best artists and craftmakers in the UK
Wellington College, Duke’s Ride, Crowthorne RG45 6DY
Today

Larry Dean: Fudnut

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Double Edinburgh Comedy Award-nominee and star of Live At The Apollo returns with a brand new hour of confessional storytelling at its funniest (Herald ?????).
The Lights, West Street, Andover, Hampshire SP10 1AH
Sat 7 Nov

Online Music Club presents Marc Woosnam - Your Requests

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Singer songwriter Marc Woosnam will be taking your song requests for his next online music club appearance.
Virtual Event
Today

Online Music Club presents Vic Cracknell

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Vic Cracknell is a professional live music performer, singer, pianist, guitarist, singer songwriter, open mic host, promoter of live music and involved in many music related activities.
Virtual Event
Tue 27 Oct

Keith James – The Great Canadian Songbook

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The music of Neil Young, Joni Mitchell, The Wainwrights, Leonard Cohen, K D Lang, Gordon Lightfoot and more ‘I have been listening to and have been noticeably influenced by all of these
South Hill Park Arts Centre, Ringmead, Bracknell RG12 7PA
Thu 12 Nov

October Half-Term Activity Camps in Ascot

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Outstanding Ofsted-registered activity day camps for children aged 4-14 during the school holidays, where the children’s welfare and fun are at the heart of all we do!
London Road, Ascot, Berkshire SL5 8DR
Mon 26 Oct to Fri 30 Oct

Brewery Comedy

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Proper Beer, Proper Comedy. Comedy in the Brewery. Leighton Buzzard Brewering Co opens it’s doors to it’s unique comedy club. Live on the factory floor.
Leighton Buzzard Brewing Co 23 Harmill Industrial Estate Leighton Buzzard LU7 4FF
Wed 4 Nov

Circus Berlin

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We are offering a fantastic discount to claim, simply call the box office on 0203 375 3970 and quote ‘JUGGLER’ This MUST be used on the phone at least 24 hours before the show.
Cheltenham Racecourse North Car Park Evesham Road GL50 4SH
Wed 28 Oct to Sun 1 Nov

Circus of Horrors

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Special Offer £5 off any full price ticket. Go to Ticketmaster and use the code GORY to get the deal or call the box office 0203 375 3970 Back in the Big Top.
Cheltenham Racecourse North Car Park Evesham Road GL50 4SH
Sun 1 Nov

Windsor Christmas Fair - Cancelled

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Free Parking Please note: no dogs please (apart from assistance) We return to this terrific venue to celebrate good things for Christmas from Food & Drink to Arts Crafts and Gifts set in
Royal Windsor Racecourse, Maidenhead Road, Windsor SL4 5EZ
Sat 21 Nov and Sun 22 Nov

The National Museum of Computing on Bletchley Park,

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The National Museum of Computing (TNMOC) is home to the world’s largest collection of working historic computers.
The National Museum of Computing Bletchley Park MK3 6EB
Today, Tue 27 Oct to Sun 1 Nov, Tue 3 Nov to Sun 8 Nov, Tue 10 Nov, Wed 11 Nov

The National Museum of Computing on Bletchley Park,

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The National Museum of Computing (TNMOC) is home to the world’s largest collection of working historic computers.
The National Museum of Computing Bletchley Park MK3 6EB
Thu 12 Nov

The Magic Roundabout MILONGA in Kington Langley

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Special tango event. Please check website for further information.
Kington Langley Village Hall, Church Road, Kington Langley, Chippenham SN15 5NJ
Today, Sun 22 Nov

October Half-Term Activity Camps in Cheltenham

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Outstanding Ofsted-registered activity day camps for children aged 4-14 during the school holidays, where the children’s welfare and fun are at the heart of all we do!
Dean Close Prep School, Lansdown Road, Cheltenham GL51 6QS
Mon 26 Oct to Fri 30 Oct

Horrible Histories: The Worst of Barmy Britain

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We all want to meet people from history. The trouble is everyone is dead! So it’s time to prepare yourselves for Horrible Histories live on stage with the West End show that’s never toured...
Bacon Theatre Dean Close School Shelburne Road GL51 6HE
Thu 5 Nov

Brewery Comedy

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Craft comics, live on the factory floor Presenting (7 Nov 2020) Sarah Iles Don Biswas Dan Mayo Ant Dewson 18+
Windsor & Eton Brewery 1 Vansittart Estate Windsor SL4 1SE
Sat 7 Nov

The Great Ground Hornbill Art Show9 9EW

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The Great Ground Hornbill Art Show is now open in Fired works, Market Place in Chalfont St Peter. The complete show then moves to Emerald Gallery on Tuesday 20th to the 28th of October.
Fired Works and Emerald Gallery in Chalfont St Peter SL9 9EW
Tue 27 Oct to Fri 30 Oct, Sun 1 Nov to Fri 20 Nov

Pumpkin FunFest at Mead Open Farm

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Get set for stacks of spooky fun for the whole family at Mead Open Farm’s Pumpkin FunFest this October!
Mead Open Farm Stanbridge Road, Billington, Near Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire LU7 9JH
Today to Sat 31 Oct

The Hate U GIve

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The Hate U GIve Young Film Programmers present a screening of the 2018 release, followed by a post-film discussion relating to the themes of the film.
The Curve, William Street, Slough SL1 1XY
Tue 27 Oct

Matilda - Autism Friendly Film Screening

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Matilda - Autism Friendly Film Screening This film adaptation of a Roald Dahl work tells the story of Matilda Wormwood (Mara Wilson), a gifted girl forced to put up with a crude, distant father (Danny DeVito) and mother (Rhea Perlman).
The Curve, William Street, Slough SL1 1XY
Sat 31 Oct

Cinderella

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Cinderella Featuring Theatre Royal Windsor’s traditional pantomime comedy capers, with a sprinkle of fairy dust, dazzling dancers, colourful costumes and a glittering star cast featuring Movie Legend and star
Theatre Royal Windsor, 32 Thames Street, Windsor SL4 1PS
Thu 19 Nov, Sun 10 Jan 2021

Out of Egypt Exhibition

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Out of Egypt Exhibition Discover the secrets of Ancient Egypt in our family friendly exhibition featuring genuine Egyptian artefacts. On loan from the Hampshire Cultural Trust. PRE-BOOKING is ESSENTIAL.
Wiltshire Museum, 41 Long Street, Devizes SN10 1NS
Today to Sat 31 Oct

October Rocket-Fuelled Half-Term

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This October half-term at the British Motor Museum we’re asking the question Where’s Wally? and having fun with Rocket Science!
British Motor Museum Banbury Road Gaydon CV35 0BJ
Today to Sun 1 Nov

The House Never Wins by Kill the Cat Theatre

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The House Never Wins by Kill the Cat Theatre PLUMMETING INSECT NUMBERS. A SIXTH MASS EXTINCTION. THINNING OF ICE SHEETS. SEA LEVEL RISE. We could all do with a distraction. Take a seat at the table, get ready to play.
Virtual Event
Fri 30 Oct, Tue 10 Nov, Wed 11 Nov

MK Handmade & Vintage Winter Pop-Up Market

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MK Handmade & Vintage Winter Pop-Up Market The long weekend of Friday 30th October – Sunday 1st November sees the much anticipated return of MK Handmade & Vintage, for the flagship Winter event!
In front of John Lewis, Centre:MK (Milton Keynes Shopping Centre) MK9 3ES
Fri 30 Oct to Sun 1 Nov

Big Book Tall Tales

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Big Book Tall Tales Big Book Tall Tales is a story that takes place in a forgotten tattered library. Our Rainbow Caretaker can’t stop talking about all his favourite books while he cleans the forgotten rooms, when...
Stantonbury Theatre Stantonbury Milton Keynes MK14 6BN
Sat 31 Oct

Big Book Tall Tales

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Big Book Tall Tales is a story that takes place in a forgotten tattered library. Our Rainbow Caretaker can’t stop talking about all his favourite books while he cleans the forgotten rooms, when...
Stantonbury Theatre Stantonbury Milton Keynes MK14 6BN
Sat 31 Oct

‘Many hands make light work’: crowdsourcing the transcription of the m

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Established at UCL in 1959 in order to produce the new authoritative edition of The Collected Works of Jeremy Bentham, the renowned philosopher and reformer, the Bentham Project is a centre of
Virtual Event
Wed 4 Nov

Milton Keynes Virtual Careers Fair

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Out of work due to the current global pandemic? Join us at our Milton Keynes Virtual Careers Fair, the perfect place to find your next career!
Virtual Event
Fri 30 Oct

The Play’s The Thing

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Take a magical journey through 100 years of theatre making in our brand new family friendly exhibition, The Play’s The Thing!
Royal Shakespeare Theatre Waterside Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6BB
Mon 26 Oct to Fri 25 Dec

Covid secure Guided walking tour in Shakespeare’s Stratford

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GOOD NEWS! COVID SECURE GUIDED WALKING TOUR - ON DEMAND Book the award-winning TOWN WALK for your household/bubble group. am, pm or evening.
Swan Fountain on Waterside, opposite Sheep Street CV37 6BA
Today to Mon 16 Nov

Stratford Upon Avon Militaria and Medal Fair ***CANCELLED*** - Cancelled

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Stratford Upon Avon Militaria and Medal Fair ***CANCELLED*** ***CANCELLED DUE TO GOVERNMENT CORONAVIRUS MEASURES*** Established in 1998 this indoor event replaced the popular Gloucester fair which dated back to 1987.
Stratford Leisure Centre, Bridgefoot, Stratford Upon Avon CV37 6YY
Today

Denham Giant Car Boot Sale

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Every Saturday. Sellers Set up from 7am. Sellers: Cars £15 - Small size vans from £20. Large size vans £30. Buyers: £2 from 10am - 12noon, £1 from 12 noon.
Denham Roundabout Main A40, Nr Uxbridge (from M40 then exit junc 1) Bucks, corner Denham Court Drive UB9 5PG
Sat 31 Oct, Sat 7 Nov, Sat 14 Nov, Sat 21 Nov

Nimble Crafters

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Community Action Dacorum are once again delighted to welcome back Bernadine Makins of Bernadine’s Creations for another low-cost community craft course.
Virtual Event
Tue 3 Nov, Tue 10 Nov, and more dates until Tue 8 Dec

Dens Your Sleepout

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Date: Friday 13 th November Location: Your Choice- Your home, your garden, your office Cost £5 Age: All Event: DENS Your Sleepout Friday 13th November Dens Your
Virtual Event
Fri 13 Nov

Aldershot Militaria and Medal Fair***CANCELLED*** - Cancelled

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Aldershot Militaria and Medal Fair***CANCELLED*** ***CANCELLED DUE TO GOVERNMENT CORONAVIRUS MEASURES*** Established in 1988 this popular, well attended indoor event moved to it’s current venue in 1992.
Princes Hall, Princes Way, Aldershot GU11 1NX
Sun 1 Nov

An ONLINE evening of burlesque & vaudeville - Hundred Watt Club

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Following the success of the first online edition, Hundred Watt Club are pleased to be able to invite you to get weird with them for another special funsized online edition of the show featuring an
Virtual Event
Thu 29 Oct to Mon 2 Nov

Tewkesbury Bonfire Night And Fireworks

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Tewkesbury Bonfire Night And Fireworks includes (gates open 18:00) a Bonfire (18:30), Fireworks (19:00), Refreshments and Children’s Amusements, a great night out for all the family.
Vineyards Field (behind Tewkesbury Abbey), Tewkesbury GL20 5PG
Sat 7 Nov

Tewkesbury Farmers’ and Craft Market

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Tewkesbury Farmers’ and Craft Markets are held on the 2nd Saturday of every month February to December, next to the Abbey.
Tewkesbury Abbey Lawns Car Park GL20 5PG
Sat 14 Nov

Tewkesbury Christmas Lights and Market

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The Christmas Lights Festival is one of Tewkesbury’s outstanding events and ranks amongst the best in the UK.
High Street, Tewkesbury GL20 5AL
Sun 22 Nov

Antique Bottle & Collector’s Fayre **CANCELLED**

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Antique Bottle & Collector’s Fayre **CANCELLED** Due to Covid-19 this event has now been cancelled This twice yearly event is run by the Alton Bottle Collectors Club at Alton, Hampshire. Established in 1979 and still going strong.
Community Centre, Amery St, Alton, Hants GU34 1HN
Sun 15 Nov

Live Jazz @ Ickenham Village Hall - Quintet-a-tete

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Toots Music Presents .. Live Jazz @ Ickenham Village Hall Quintet-a-tête is co-led by trumpeter James Davison (Echoes of Ellington) and Trombonist Callum Au (Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Orchestra).
Ickenham Village Hall, Swakeleys Rd, Ickenham UB10 8DG
Thu 12 Nov

Farnham Art & makers Market

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A unique Artist & Maker Market to be held in the centre of Farnham on Sunday 25th October In West Street.
West Street, Farnham GU9 7DN
Today

Art in Nature: The Exhibition

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Artists have always been inspired by nature, the patters of flowers and plants and the colours of four seasons.
New Ashgate Gallery Waggon Yard Farnham GU9 7PS
Sat 14 Nov to Sat 9 Jan 2021

Sarah Spackman: Specific Beauty

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Sarah Spackman’s work is distinguished by a strength of drawing, together with a delicate and subtle use of colour. Sarah has become particularly well known for her still-life paintings.
New Ashgate Gallery Waggon Yard Farnham GU9 7PS
Sat 14 Nov to Sat 9 Jan 2021

Winter Exhibiton: Art and Craft with Local Heart

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At Christmas thoughts turn to home so our Winter Exhibition presents a range of unique, local art and craft that you won’t find anywhere else.
New Ashgate Gallery Waggon Yard Farnham GU9 7PS
Sat 14 Nov to Sat 9 Jan 2021

BEDFORDSHIRE CHRISTMAS FAIR in support of BRITISH RED CROSS

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A Virtual, online christmas fair shopping event, in support of British Red Cross
Virtual Event
Sat 14 Nov to Sat 28 Nov
Premium Listing

Shivers & Shadows, by Squashbox Theatre

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Squashbox Theatre presents its first ever show for Halloween!  Craig, your friendly host, has just inherited a creepy mansion from his Great Uncle Vladimir.
Farnham Maltings Bridge Square Farnham GU9 7QR
Mon 26 Oct

Emma Halnan (flute) Heather Wrighton (harp) Octagon Music Society

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VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Fantasia on Greensleeves LOUIS ANDRIESSEN Intermezzo KARL JENKINS Ryers Down ALWYN Crepuscule for solo harp ALAN MILLS Chinese Ode WORLD PREMIERE PIAZZOLLA Histoire du
Virtual Event
Today

Sculpture Explorers: Playing with Pattern

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A Half-Term Family Workshop inspired by our new exhibition by Jacqueline Poncelet: Now and Then. We will explore her exciting work spanning ceramics, textiles, painting and interiors and create...
Roche Court Sculpture Park East Winterslow Salisbury SP5 1BG
Tue 27 Oct, Thu 29 Oct

NATIONAL TRUST Watford and District Association - Cancelled

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Speaker: Helen George. Homes for Heroes. Helen returns to continue her story and the Housing development in Watford after the 1st World War.
Stanborough Centre, 609 St Albans Road, Garston, Watford, Hertfordshire WD25 9JL
Thu 5 Nov

Andy Singleton - Bodies: Inner/Outer Worlds

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Artist Andy Singleton, renowned for his large scale sculptures, cuttings and installations in paper, has been commissioned to create a body of new works for his first solo gallery exhibition.
Winchester Discovery Centre, Jewry Street, Winchester SO23 8SB
Mon 26 Oct, Wed 28 Oct, and more dates until Sat 28 Nov, Mon 30 Nov

Free Open Day for families at The Lord Leycester Hospital

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The Lord Leycester Hospital is welcoming families to a free Open Day at its historic medieval site on Thursday 29 October 2020, from 10am to 4pm.
The Lord Leycester Hospital 60 High Street Warwick CV34 4BH
Thu 29 Oct

Curious About Leamington Spa

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Have fun discovering Leamington Spa with two self-guided, quirky, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt. Buy in booklet or instant download format. Are you curious about Leamington Spa?
Leamington Spa Town Centre Starts: Jephson Gardens Leamington Spa CV32 4LG
Sat 14 Nov

Raphael: Prince Albert’s Passion

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2020 marks the 500th anniversary of the death of Raphael and to commemorate this significant event, exhibitions are being staged around the world to celebrate one of the greatest artists of the
The Lightbox Chobham Road Woking Surrey GU21 4AA
Today to Mon 30 Nov

We Think the World of You: People and Dogs Drawn Together by David Remfry

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David Remfry (MBE RA) has long been fascinated by the relationships that develop between dogs and their owners. This exhibition reveals the mutual understanding and sympathy of these partnerships.
The Lightbox Chobham Road Woking Surrey GU21 4AA
Today to Mon 7 Dec

Halloween Masks

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Whether it’s Frankenstein or a wicked witch, your Halloween mask will certainly be spooky. Suitable for ages 5-7, this workshop must be booked in advance to ensure adherence to current...
The Lightbox Chobham Road Woking GU21 4AA
Tue 27 Oct

Halloween Masks

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Halloween Masks Whether it’s Frankenstein or a wicked witch, your Halloween mask will certainly be spooky. Suitable for ages 5-7, this workshop must be booked in advance to ensure adherence to current guidelines.
The Lightbox GU21 4AA
Tue 27 Oct

Paper Rosette Bats

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Create your own cute little bat out of paper in this spooky session, free for all the family. Due to the current guidelines surrounding the Covid-19 pandemic, our drop-in activities will be...
The Lightbox Chobham Road Woking GU21 4AA
Wed 28 Oct

Paper Rosette Bats

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Paper Rosette Bats Create your own cute little bat out of paper in this spooky session, free for all the family. Due to the current guidelines surrounding the Covid-19 pandemic, our drop-in activities will be...
The Lightbox GU21 4AA
Wed 28 Oct

Trick or Treat Pots

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Trick or Treat Pots Make your own trick-or-treat pots in this workshop for 8-11 year olds. The contents of your pot can be as cute or spooky as you like!
The Lightbox GU21 4AA
Thu 29 Oct

Trick or Treat Pots

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Make your own trick-or-treat pots in this workshop for 8-11 year olds. The contents of your pot can be as cute or spooky as you like!
The Lightbox Chobham Road Woking GU21 4AA
Thu 29 Oct

Winchester Ghost Tour

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Get ready to discover the ghosts of Winchester in this Ultimate Ghost Tour Experience! Our guides will take you on a journey around the city’s historic streets sharing its many secrets with...
Royal oak, Royal oak passage SO23 9AU
Fri 30 Oct, Tue 17 Nov, Tue 15 Dec

Make. Play. Share.

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A weekly wellbeing group for under 4’s and their grown-ups to connect and create! Explore creative play and take part in arts activities.
Delapre Abbey Northampton NN4 8AW
Mon 2 Nov, Mon 9 Nov, Mon 16 Nov, Sat 21 Nov, Mon 30 Nov

The Creative Club

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A weekly wellbeing group for over 50’s to connect and create. This group is perfect for those who want to take part in relaxed weekly art activities that support their wellbeing.
Delapre Abbey Northampton NN4 8AW
Mon 2 Nov, Mon 9 Nov, Mon 16 Nov, Mon 23 Nov, Mon 30 Nov

Home Ed Drama

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Perfect for any young people aged 7-13 who are home schooled and want to build their confidence and take part in curriculum linked drama lessons.
Delapre Abbey Northampton NN4 8AW
Tue 3 Nov, Tue 10 Nov, Tue 17 Nov, Tue 24 Nov, Tue 1 Dec

Northampton 9 - 13 Young Actors

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This group is for Young Actors who want to expand their performance skills and explore, create and develop exciting theatre!
Delapre Abbey Northampton NN4 8AW
Tue 3 Nov, Tue 10 Nov, Tue 17 Nov, Tue 24 Nov, Tue 1 Dec

Northampton 7 - 10 Young Actors

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This group is perfect for any primary school aged children who want to build their performance skills and confidence.
Delapre Abbey Northampton NN4 8AW
Sat 7 Nov, Sat 14 Nov, Sat 21 Nov, Sat 28 Nov, Sat 5 Dec

Northampton Young Actors 4 - 6

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Participants explore acting through play, in our fun and playful weekly sessions for the youngest of our Young Actors groups.
Delapré Abbey London Road Northampton NN4 8AW
Sat 7 Nov, Sat 14 Nov, Sat 21 Nov, Sat 28 Nov, Sat 5 Dec

Northampton 9 - 13 Young Actors

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This group is for Young Actors who want to expand their performance skills and explore, create and develop exciting theatre!
Delapre Abbey Northampton NN4 8AW
Sat 21 Nov

Desire Jewellery & Silversmithing Fair

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Desire Jewellery & Silversmithing Fair Visit this Jewellery & Silversmithing Fair which is being held alongside a mixed craft fair. See and purchase from a stunning collection and unrivalled choice of contemporary jewellery and stylish...
The Guildhall, Winchester SO23 9GH
Fri 13 Nov to Sun 15 Nov

Craft & Design Fair

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Craft & Design Fair Purchase direct from the UK’s leading designer makers. This mixed media craft fair is being held alongside the popular Desire Jewellery and Silversmithing Fair
The Guildhall, Broadway, Winchester SO23 9GH
Fri 13 Nov to Sun 15 Nov

Christmas at St Luke’s

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Please visit our website page or follow us on Facebook for more info www.duston-pc.gov.uk/christmas-at-st-lukes.html
Virtual Event
Sat 21 Nov

Full Moon Sound Bath & Cacao Ceremony

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Join us on this festival of Samhain, which celebrates the end of the harvest season and the beginning of winter. This is a time for reflection and celebration.
Bragborough Hall Health & Wellbeing Centre Welton Road Braunston Near Daventry NN11 7JG
Sat 31 Oct

Himalayan Bowl Meditation Evening

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Mandy Atkins of Serenity Sound Therapies is hosting these amazing Monthly Himalayan Bowl Meditation Evenings.
Bragborough Hall Health & Wellbeing Centre Welton Road Braunston Near Daventry NN11 7JG
Mon 9 Nov

Wurlitzer pipe organ concert - Cancelled

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Wurlitzer pipe organ concert with Andy Quin
Wurlitzer Hall, Woking Leisure Centre, Woking Park, Kingfield Road, Woking, Surry GU22 9BA
Sat 21 Nov

MyCarBooty Car Boot Sale at Country Market, Kingsley, Bordon, Hampshire. GU35 0QP

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We are open.. very popular outdoor car boot sale in the beautiful rural hampshire countryside. Easy to find directly off the A325 with ample parking on a large level site.
Country Market, Osborne & Malthouse Farms, Kingsley, Bordon GU35 0QP
Today, Sun 1 Nov, and more dates until Sun 29 Nov

Food & Farming Trails at Country Market

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Enjoy free access to our two self guided farm trails at Country Market. Guided by specially featured markers and the free information leaflet, the easy to follow trails will take either 3,000 or...
Country Market, Osborne & Malthouse Farms, Kingsley, Bordon GU35 0QP
Today to Fri 30 Oct

Food & Farming Trails at Country Market

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Enjoy free access to our two self guided farm trails at Country Market. Guided by specially featured markers and the free information leaflet, the easy to follow trails will take either 3,000 or...
Country Market, Osborne & Malthouse Farms, Kingsley, Bordon GU35 0QP
Sat 31 Oct

Indoor Boot Fair

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Indoor Boot Fair Redborne Upper School are holding an Indoor Boot Fair on Sunday 22nd November 2020 from 8.00am to 12.00pm. (Sellers from 7am.
Redborne Upper School, Flitwick Road, Ampthill, Bedfordshire MK45 2NU
Sun 22 Nov

Northampton Record Fair

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Thousands of records pre-loved and new from established sellers, including CD’s, Music Memorabilia, Record Sleeves & more.
Picturedrome, 222 Kettering Road, Northampton. NN1 4BN
Sun 22 Nov

St Albans sustainable market in collaboration with BID

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St Albans sustainable market in collaboration with BID Millins Bakes will be here today, Selling jams & marmalades including miniature sized jars in gift boxes. Including the lovely clock tower.
St Albans High street, George Street. AL3 4EH
Today

Concert : Caritas et Amor

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Caritas et Amor A concert of choral music, including works by Finzi, Durufle, Godfree and Vaughan Williams
St Michael’s Church NN1 4HL
Sat 21 Nov

Country Markets St Albans

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Country Market Saint Albans. Local food cooperative. Please note this is the Country markets stall that was near Marks and Spencers before lockdown this year.
St Peters Street, St Albans. AL1 3DH
Sun 8 Nov, Sun 13 Dec

Stay-in-your-car Treasure Hunt

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Stay-in-your-car Treasure  Hunt A Covid-free fun event for the family, organised by Rotary in Harpenden. Follow written instructions for 15 miles along country lanes in the Kimpton and Codicote areas, looking for answers to 45...
Bowers Way East Car Park AL5 4EQ
Sun 1 Nov

Meet the Artist: Chris Pavia

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In the Artist in Residence studio see a film about international dance artist and choreographer Chris Pavia and how he is being inspired by the Watts Collections for his latest work.
Watts Gallery –Artists’ Village Down Lane Compton GU3 1DQ
Sun 1 Nov to Tue 29 Dec

In Print : 2020 Vision Watts Contemporary Gallery

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All works for sale Our annual show In Print returns for its fourth year, featuring twice our usual number of printmakers in order to support more artists and makers in what has been a challenging
Watts Gallery –Artists’ Village Down Lane Compton GU3 1DQ
Thu 5 Nov to Sat 2 Jan 2021

Art & Action Making Change in Victorian Britain

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Can art change the future? In the nineteenth century, Victorian artists, viewers, and critics increasingly began to believe it could.
Watts Gallery –Artists’ Village Down Lane Compton GU3 1DQ
Tue 17 Nov to Thu 14 Jan 2021

Heathrow Aircraft Enthusiasts Fair

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Approximately 1 mile from M3 Junction 1. Nearest station: Kempton Park (on site) For train times see: www.nationalrail.co.uk/ For bus information see: www.tfl.gov.uk or www.traveline.
Kempton Park Racecourse, Staines Rd East, Sunbury-On-Thames TW16 5AQ
Sun 22 Nov

Aled Jones Cathedral Tour

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40 years since Aled was a choirboy at Bangor Cathedral, he brings his special concert of music and stories to cathedrals throughout the UK As one of the classical world’s vocal powerhouses, Aled
Guildford Cathedral, Stag Hill, Guildford GU2 7UP
Mon 26 Oct

Guildford Cathedral Christmas Fair

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This unique shopping experience will have plenty of exhibitors selling an eclectic mix of bespoke Christmas gifts and decorations, chocolates, cakes & confectionery, liqueurs & wines, seasonal food
Guildford Cathedral Stag Hill Guildford Surrey GU2 7UP
Fri 20 Nov and Sat 21 Nov

The Gondoliers

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The Gondoliers Stewartby Operatic Society present Gilbert and Sullivan’s The Gondoliers. Two newly-married Venetian gondoliers are informed by the Grand Inquisitor that one of them has just become the King...
Stewartby Village Hall, Stewartby Way, Stewartby MK43 9LX
Tue 17 Nov to Sat 21 Nov

October Half-Term Activity Camps in Godalming

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Outstanding Ofsted-registered activity day camps for children aged 4-14 during the school holidays, where the children’s welfare and fun are at the heart of all we do!
Prior’s Field School, Priorsfield Road, Godalming GU7 2RH
Mon 26 Oct to Fri 30 Oct

COGENHOE - ’BIG SCREEN’ Film Show - Roald Dahl Classic

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Bring the family to Cogenhoe, near Billing Aquadrome, to enjoy a beloved movie on an EXTRA LARGE screen.
Village Hall, York Ave, Cogenhoe, Northamptonshire NN7 1NB
Fri 30 Oct

COGENHOE - ’HALLOW-SCREEN’ Film Show - WITCHES!

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Bring the family to Cogenhoe, near Billing Aquadrome, to enjoy a beloved movie on an EXTRA LARGE screen.
Village Hall, York Ave, Cogenhoe, Northamptonshire NN7 1NB
Sat 31 Oct

COGENHOE - ’HALLOW-SCREEN’ Film Show - WEREWOLVES!

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Celebrate Halloween at Cogenhoe, near Billing Aquadrome, to enjoy a beloved movie on an EXTRA LARGE screen.
Village Hall, York Ave, Cogenhoe, Northamptonshire NN7 1NB
Sat 31 Oct

COGENHOE - ’HALLOW-SCREEN’ Film Show - VAMPIRES!

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Celebrate Halloween at Cogenhoe, near Billing Aquadrome, to enjoy a beloved movie on an EXTRA LARGE screen.
Village Hall, York Ave, Cogenhoe, Northamptonshire NN7 1NB
Sat 31 Oct

COGENHOE - ’BIG SCREEN’ Film Show - Disney Classic

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Bring the family to Cogenhoe, near Billing Aquadrome, to enjoy a beloved movie on an EXTRA LARGE screen.
Cogenhoe Village Hall, York Road, Cogenhoe, Northants NN7 1NB
Sun 1 Nov

Bug Hunt

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A treasure hunt to find smiley wooden bugs hidden in the park, with a prize at the end. Follow our bug trail to find out more about the insects and other creatures who live in Highfield Park.
Highfield Park Visitor Centre, Hill End Lane, St Albans AL4 0RA
Wed 28 Oct

Highfield Park History Talk

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For all those interested in the history of the Highfield Park area. This year there will be a talk on the history of the ’Cell Barnes’ area of the park.
Highfield Park Visitor Centre AL4 0RA
Fri 13 Nov

Trestle M-ask Drama Wellbeing Programme

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DATES:26th, 27th, 28th October, 10 am-4 pm Napsbury Pavillion London Colney, St Albans AL2 1GE 29th October, 10 am-4 pm Performance day with show at 4pm Trestle Arts Base, Russet Drive, St Albans
Trestle Arts Base Trestle Arts Base Russet Drive St Albans AL4 0JQ
Mon 26 Oct to Thu 29 Oct

Northampton and Lamport Railway - Halloween Specials

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Northampton and Lamport Railway - Halloween Specials Ride our ghostly steam train service this Halloween! In addition to our daytime trains, why not try the spooky special night-time service? This runs at 6:30pm on the Sat.
Northampton and Lamport Railway NN6 8BA
Sat 31 Oct and Sun 1 Nov

StrongWomen Science at Salisbury Playhouse

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Ever wanted to know how you balance a chair on your chin, if you can juggle liquid, or how circus performers eat fire?
Salisbury Playhouse Malthouse Lane Salisbury SP2 7RA
Wed 28 Oct

The Over 30’s Motown Soul Party Night

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The Over 30’s Motown Soul Party at the Winning Post in Twickenham is OPEN on the LAST FRIDAY of every month. For all dates go to www.mingles.co.uk.
The Winning Post, A316 Chertsey Road, Whitton, Twickenham, Middlesex, TW2 6LS
Fri 30 Oct, Fri 27 Nov

The Over 30’s Club Classicsl Party Night

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The Over 30’s Club Classicsl Party at the Winning Post in Twickenham is OPEN on the SECOND SATURDAY of every month. For all dates go to www.mingles.co.uk.
The Winning Post, A316 Chertsey Road, Whitton, Twickenham, Middlesex, TW2 6LS
Sat 14 Nov, Sat 12 Dec

Spirit and Endeavour - running to April 2021

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Celebrating 800 years since the foundation stones of the Cathedral were laid, Spirit and Endeavour is the Cathedral’s largest contemporary art exhibition for nearly two decades.
Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta, 33 The Close, Salisbury SP1 2EF
Today to Thu 10 Dec

Quilter Internationals 2020 Hospitality Tickets

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Keith Prowse luxury hospitality packages are for rugby fans looking to make the most of the Quilter Internationals fixtures.
Keith Prowse luxury hospitality packages are for rugby fans looking to make the most of the Quilter Internationals fixtures. In a range of suites across Twickenham Stadium, guests will sip Bollinger, fine wines and premium beers, eat food prepared by a Michelin star chef, and watch the game in some of the best seats Twickenham has to offer. Some packages will also host post-match Q&As with players fresh from the pitch, and let fans rub shoulders with rugby legends. Suites: British Airways Ro TW2 7BA
Sat 7 Nov

Last chance to see SUPERSIZED! at Marwell Zoo this October half term

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Bring your mini monsters to Marwell Zoo this October half term for the last chance to see the larger than life brick adventure, SUPERSIZED!
Thompsons Lane, Winchester SO21 1JH
Today to Sun 1 Nov

Octagon 300

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Orleans House Gallery celebrates 300 years of the Octagon Room, our Baroque entertainment room, with a new exhibition called Octagon 300.
Orleans House Gallery Riverside Twickenham TW1 3DJ
Mon 26 Oct to Fri 25 Dec

See Saw Explore

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Join us for See Saw Explore, our new early years arts and creative play sessions taking place at Orleans House Gallery.
Orleans House Gallery Riverside Twickenham TW1 3DJ
Fri 6 Nov, Fri 13 Nov, Fri 20 Nov, Fri 27 Nov

See Saw Explore

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See Saw Explore is our new early years arts and creative play sessions taking place at Orleans House Gallery.
Orleans House Gallery Riverside Twickenham TW1 3DJ
Fri 6 Nov, Fri 13 Nov, Fri 20 Nov, Fri 27 Nov

RAINY ROMAN DAYS

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This Autumn half-term our costumed guides will run interactive demonstrations of the most popular board games of the Roman world.
Lunt Roman Fort Coventry Road Baginton CV8 3AJ
Mon 26 Oct, Wed 28 Oct, Fri 30 Oct

Mindful Mornings: Mindfulness in Rugby

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Visit The Mindfulness Tree for meditation, coffee and community. On the final Saturday of each month, we get together for some time to meditate and explore a different theme related to...
Friends (Quaker) Meeting House 28 Regent Place Rugby CV21 2PN
Sat 31 Oct, Sat 28 Nov, Sat 26 Dec

Creepy, creepy crawly hunting (2+)

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Can you make your own web and find some creepy crawlies hiding in the deep dark woods.
Brandon Marsh Nature Centre, Brandon Lane, Coventry, CV3 3GW
Mon 26 Oct

Hibernating Hedgehogs (2+)

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Find out about hedgehogs and their night time lives, what do they eat? Where are they in winter? Plus make a mud hedgehog too!
Brandon Marsh Nature Centre, Brandon Lane, Coventry, CV3 3GW
Mon 26 Oct

Den building (5+)

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Would you be able to survive outside this winter? Come find out as you discover how to make a survival den in the woods, to keep warm and sheltered away from the cold.
Brandon Marsh Nature Centre, Brandon Lane, Coventry, CV3 3GW
Tue 27 Oct

Autumn Colours (2+)

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How many colours can you find in nature? Look closely as the colours start to change, try your hand and bark rubbings and make a leafy lantern to take home
Brandon Marsh Nature Centre, Brandon Lane, Coventry, CV3 3GW
Tue 27 Oct

Wilderness Wednesdays - Den Building and Toffee Apples (8+)

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Every Wednesday during the school holidays we will be running a special workshop for older children, this week we’ll be making dens before cooking a toffee apple over a campfire.
Brandon Marsh Nature Centre, Brandon Lane, Coventry, CV3 3GW
Wed 28 Oct

Nature Tots - Halloween Spooks (2-4)

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Why not dress up and come and play some spooky games. You will make some magic potions and learn which animals are brave enough to be out and about on halloween.
Brandon Marsh Nature Centre, Brandon Lane, Coventry, CV3 3GW
Thu 29 Oct

Here’s how you can get one-to-one first-time buyer advice in Rugby

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A housebuilder in Rugby is offering local people tailored advice to help them get on the property ladder.
Redrow at Houlton Link Road, Rugby, Warwickshire CV21 3RQ
Today

P.B’s Antiques & Collectors Fair

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P.B’s Antiques & Collectors Fair P.B’s Antiques & Collectors Fair in association with St Paul’s Church Bedford is a fund raising Church event. Admission for Adults is £1 Children free entry.
St Pauls Church , St Pauls Square BEDFORD MK40 1SQ
Sat 7 Nov

Our Escape Rooms have been taken over by Ghosts and Ghouls!

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Join us for some Halloween fun in Extortion and The Secret Hut. Our escape room game Extortion is set in an apartment in Bedford, a game with a creepy twist you and your friends are invited to...
23-27 Allhallows Bedford MK40 1LN
Sat 31 Oct

Horrific Halloween at Haslemere Museum

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Horrific Halloween at Haslemere Museum Family Event Thursday 29 October 11.00 am – 4.00 pm Join us for a 50 minute arts and crafts session on a Halloween theme.
Haslemere Educational Museum GU27 2LA
Thu 29 Oct

Bedfordshire Christmas Fair

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From the stunning view from the Great Hall we have over 50 stalls for you to do all your Christmas shopping, bring your gift tick list along and buy all your presents in one hit.
The Great Hall, Bedford Boys School, De Parys Avenue, Burnaby Road, Bedford MK40 2TT
Sat 21 Nov

Flame and Thunder ’Lite’

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Stunts & Drag Racing Family Firework Spectacular This Halloween, Santa Pod is getting ready to host its annual season finale; Flame & Thunder IS going ahead in the form of Flame & Thunder ‘Lite’.
Santa Pod Raceway Airfield Road Podington Nr Wellingborough NN29 7XA
Sat 31 Oct

Fireworks Frenzy Drive-In

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Santa Pod Raceway presents Fireworks Frenzy Drive-In – a COVID secure fireworks display designed to blow the whole family away!
Santa Pod Raceway Airfield road, Poddington NN29 7XA
Thu 5 Nov

Lockdown Art Project (take part @ home). Prizes (vouchers) to be won!

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Prizes of £100 (winner) and two runners up prizes of £50 each to be won! Taking part is really easy and fun (and will keep the kids occupied for a little while so you’re a winner too!).
The Howard Centre, Welwyn Garden City, (but you can take part at home!) AL8 6HA
Today to Sat 31 Oct

Half Term - Cartoon Cutouts

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TUESDAY 27th OCTOBER Open to all ages Family groups, friends or single participants Come along to the Let’s Animate studio and enjoy making an animated film from your own
Let’s Animate Unit 2K Fargo Village Far Gosford St Coventry CV1 5ED
Tue 27 Oct

Half Term - Crazy Claymation

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WEDNESDAY 28th OCTOBER Open to all ages Family groups, friends or single participants Come along to the Let’s Animate studio and enjoy making an animated film from plasticine.
Let’s Animate Unit 2K Fargo Village Far Gosford St Coventry CV1 5ED
Wed 28 Oct

Half Term - Brilliant Brick Flicks

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THURSDAY 29th OCTOBER AGES 7+ Come along to the Let’s Animate studio and create your very own LEGO Brick stop frame animation.
Let’s Animate Unit 2K Fargo Village Far Gosford St Coventry CV1 5ED
Thu 29 Oct

Let’s Animate - Home Ed Monthly Animation Club - AM session

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Monday AM - Home Ed Awesome Animators Club Come along to the Let’s Animate studio and have fun animating, each month filmmakers are given creative animation activities helping them to learn
Let’s Animate Unit 2K Fargo Village Far Gosford St Coventry CV1 5ED
Mon 2 Nov, Mon 30 Nov

Let’s Animate - Home Ed Monthly Animation Club - PM session

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Monday PM - Home Ed Awesome Animators Club Come along to the Let’s Animate studio and have fun animating, each month filmmakers are given creative animation activities helping them to learn
Let’s Animate Unit 2K Fargo Village Far Gosford St Coventry CV1 5ED
Mon 2 Nov to Mon 30 Nov

Let’s Animate - Monthly Animation Club - Juniors Awesome Animators - THURSDAYS

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Thursday - Junior Awesome Animators Club Come along to the Let’s Animate studio and have fun animating, each month filmmakers are given creative animation activities helping them to learn and
Let’s Animate Unit 2K Fargo Village Far Gosford St Coventry CV1 5ED
Wed 4 Nov, Thu 3 Dec

Let’s Animate - Monthly Animation Club - Juniors Awesome Animators - FRIDAYS

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Friday - Junior Awesome Animators Club Come along to the Let’s Animate studio and have fun animating, each month filmmakers are given creative animation activities helping them to learn and
Let’s Animate Unit 2K Fargo Village Far Gosford St Coventry CV1 5ED
Fri 6 Nov, Wed 2 Dec

Let’s Animate - Monthly Animation Club - Teens Awesome Animators - THURSDAYS

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Thursday - Teens Awesome Animators Club Come along to the Let’s Animate studio and have fun animating, each month filmmakers are given creative animation activities helping them to learn and
Let’s Animate Unit 2K Fargo Village Far Gosford St Coventry CV1 5ED
Thu 12 Nov, Thu 10 Dec

October Half-Term: Festival Of The Dead

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Each child will receive their own dedicated box full of creative resources, all of which will be sanitized beforehand, to ensure your health and safety during this playful experience.
Herbert Art Gallery & Museum Jordan Well Coventry CV1 5QP
Mon 26 Oct, Wed 28 Oct, Fri 30 Oct

Sensory Stories And Rhymes

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Every Tuesday (Coventry term time only) Three sessions | 10.30am – 11.00am & 11.30am – 12.00pm & 12.30pm – 1.
Herbert Art Gallery & Museum Jordan Well Coventry CV1 5QP
Tue 3 Nov, Tue 10 Nov, Tue 17 Nov, Tue 24 Nov, Tue 1 Dec

This Makes That With These - Whacky Wonders

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Have you ever wondered what’s inside a toaster, computer mouse, kitchen scales, or toys? This is an opportunity to embrace and discover your child’s engineering skills using a variety of everyday...
Coventry Transport Museum Millennium Place Hales Street Coventry CV1 1JD
Tue 27 Oct, Thu 29 Oct

Mini Museum Engineers Play Boxes

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As part of this we have limited the number of families attending our play sessions which you can book on online.
Coventry Transport Museum Millennium Place Hales Street Coventry CV1 1JD
Wed 28 Oct

Make And Play Engineers - Material Matters And Outrageous Oobleck Too

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Discover characteristics of different materials in fun and experimental ways. Then, make your own outrageous oobleck, and take it home to keep playing.
Coventry Transport Museum Millennium Place Hales Street Coventry CV1 1JD
Wed 28 Oct

Mini Museum Engineers Play Session

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Wednesday during term-time only We have changed the way we offer our Mini Museum Engineers play days, so everyone is as safe as possible yet as equally relaxed during their play.
Coventry Transport Museum Millennium Place Hales Street Coventry CV1 1JD
Wed 4 Nov

SCREAM - A virtual murder mystery challenge for Halloween

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Six days of monstrous mayhem and murder in the run up to Halloween. It is the night of the Monsters’ AGM and their leader, the notorious Granny is going to announce her retirement.
Virtual Event
Tue 27 Oct

Ramster Garden Autumn Colour

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The autumn show of colour is about to begin at Ramster and the best news is, there is no need to pre-book or wait for the season to start as the much loved Chiddingfold garden will remain open
Ramster Hall Petworth Rd Chiddingfold Surrey GU8 4SN
Today, Wed 28 Oct to Sun 1 Nov

Ramster Garden Autumn Colour

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The autumn show of colour is about to begin at Ramster and the best news is, there is no need to pre-book or wait for the season to start as the much loved Chiddingfold garden will remain open
Ramster Hall Petworth Rd Chiddingfold GU8 4SN
Today to Sun 1 Nov

Craft and Gift Market at the Tithe Barn, Wellingborough

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Come and browse our exciting range of over 20 craft stalls. The goods, created by talented crafters range from Jewellery to Jam, and keepsakes to key-rings.
The Tithe Barn, Wellingborough. NN8 1AH
Sat 21 Nov, Sat 19 Dec

Wellingborough Young Actors 14 - 21

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This group is focused on developing the participants craft and harnessing their theatrical curiosities to explore and create theatre with, by and for them.
Wellingborough African Caribbean Centre 27 -29 Rock Street Wellingborough, Northants Wellingborough NN8 4LW
Wed 4 Nov, Wed 11 Nov, Wed 18 Nov, Wed 25 Nov, Wed 2 Dec

Wellingborough Young Actors 9 - 13

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This group is for Young Actors who want to expand their performance skills and explore, create and develop exciting theatre!
Wellingborough African Caribbean Centre 27 -29 Rock Street Wellingborough, Northants Wellingborough NN8 4LW
Thu 5 Nov, Thu 12 Nov, Thu 19 Nov, Thu 26 Nov, Thu 3 Dec

Young Producers Wellingborough

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Warts and All Theatre are recruiting a team of driven and committed Young Producers aged 12-25 to become the Festival Ambassadors for Warts and All Theatre’s Young Artists Festival 2021.
Wellingborough African Caribbean Centre 27 -29 Rock Street Wellingborough, Northants Wellingborough NN8 4LW
Wed 11 Nov, Wed 25 Nov

Wellingborough Young Actors 14 - 21

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This group is focused on developing the participants craft and harnessing their theatrical curiosities to explore and create theatre with, by and for them.
Wellingborough African Caribbean Centre 27 -29 Rock Street Wellingborough, Northants Wellingborough NN8 4LW
Sun 22 Nov

Coventry Young Actors 14 - 21

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This group is focused on developing the participants craft and harnessing their theatrical curiosities to explore and create theatre with, by and for them.
Broad Street Meeting Hall 122 Broad St, Coventry Coventry CV6 5BG
Mon 2 Nov, Mon 9 Nov, Mon 16 Nov, Mon 23 Nov, Mon 30 Nov

Coventry Young Actors 11 - 13

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This group is for Young Actors who want to expand their performance skills and explore, create and develop exciting theatre!
Broad Street Meeting Hall 122 Broad St, Coventry Coventry CV6 5BG
Mon 2 Nov, Mon 9 Nov, Mon 16 Nov, Mon 23 Nov, Mon 30 Nov

Coventry Young Actors 7 - 10

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This group is perfect for any primary school aged children who want to build their performance skills and confidence.
Broad Street Meeting Hall 122 Broad St, Coventry Coventry CV6 5BG
Sat 7 Nov, Sat 14 Nov, Sat 21 Nov, Sat 28 Nov, Sat 5 Dec

Coventry Young Actors 4 - 6

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Participants explore acting through play, in our fun and playful weekly sessions for the youngest of our Young Actors groups.
Broad Street Meeting Hall 122 Broad St, Coventry Coventry CV6 5BG
Sat 7 Nov, Sat 14 Nov, Sat 21 Nov, Sat 28 Nov, Sat 5 Dec

Cranleigh’s Surrey Hills Artisan Market

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Cranleigh’s Surrey Hills Artisan Market Atmospheric Artisan Market The Surrey Hills are home to an incredible community of artisans who keep traditional as well as modern artisan skills alive.
Cranleigh High Street, Cranleigh, Surrey GU6 8RF
Fri 6 Nov

CRY Christmas Market

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CRY Christmas Market TICKETS in one-hour sessions HERE: guestli.st/665616 The CRY Christmas Market has been running for six years, growing bigger and better each year providing more activities and stalls, and becoming...
Kings Community Church, Upper Northam Road, Hedge End, Southampton SO30 4BZ
Sat 21 Nov

Southampton Ghost tours

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Scream in Southampton with our interactive Southampton Ghost Tour. Right from the start you will be gripped by the many ghostly stories from Southampton’s eerie past.
Mercure Dolphin Hotel SO14 2HN
Wed 28 Oct, Wed 25 Nov

Tudor House Ghost Hunt

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Discover the ghosts of one of Southampton’s iconic historical landmarks, Tudor House! The history of Tudor House spans overs an incredible 800 years of history starting with King John Palace...
St Michaels Square, Bugle Street, Southampton (opposite Tudor House) SO14 2AD
Sat 31 Oct

It’s Frightfully Fun at the Farm

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It’ll be a frightfully fun time at Longdown Activity Farm on the run-up to Hallowe’en. Enter the Haunted Barn at your peril from Saturday 24th October through to Saturday 31st October 2020.
Deerleap Lane, Ashurst. SO40 7EH
Today to Sat 31 Oct

Let’s Keep it Local Christmas Shopping Event

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Local crafts, arts, food and the unusual local businesses coming together with the community at our lovely school.
Henry Chichele Primary School School Lane Higham Ferrers NN10 8NQ
Sat 14 Nov

Autumn Steam Up/Halloween @ Bursledon Brickworks - Cancelled

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Autumn Steam Up/Halloween @ Bursledon Brickworks The whole outside display area(s) will again be bulging with steam exhibits including resident and visiting full size traction engines, scaled miniature engines, stationary power plants, fairground
Bursledon Brickworks, Swanwick Lane, Swanwick, Southampton SO31 7HB
Today

Taking Flight Community Art Trail

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Gallery 68 is pleased to be part of the Taking Flight Community Art Trail in association with the Army Flying Museum.
Gallery 68 50 Pylewell Road Hythe SO45 6AQ
Today to Fri 30 Oct

Pick-your-own fun at Pumpkin Picking Patch Fordingbridge

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EVERY MEMBER of the family can have plenty of fun in the great outdoors at Pumpkin Picking Patches this October — and there will be lots of the Halloween favourites to go around, with in excess of
Bickton Manor Farm on the A338 between Ringwood and Downton on the edge of the New Forest (postcode: ) SP6 2HA
Today to Sat 31 Oct

Fordingbridge Pumpkin Picking Patch

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Fordingbridge Pumpkin Picking Patch The whole family is welcome at Fordingbridge’s Halloween spectacular! Entry is FREE and you’ll find over 25,000 pumpkins in every shape and size.
Bickton Manor Farm Fordingbridge Hampshire SP6 2HA
Today to Sat 31 Oct

2020 Petworth Festival Autumn ONLINE Special

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2020 Petworth Festival Autumn ONLINE Special Filmed live in Petworth and streamed via www.petworthfestival.org.uk A week of high profile musical events including Sheku & Isata Kanneh-Mason, MILOŠ, Tasmin Little, the London Mozart Players,...
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Today to Sun 1 Nov
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Blitzed Exhibition

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Explore the resilience of the British people through a trying time in our local history, as we present Blitzed, our planned exhibition now available to view in our new virtual reality white
Nuneaton Museum & Art Gallery Riversley Park, Coton Road CV11 5TU
Tue 27 Oct

Just My Cup of Tea

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One lump or two? Builders or milky? We’ve got just your cup of tea this Summer! Join us to explore the making of the Great British cuppa, in an exhibition that will take you on a fascinating...
Nuneaton Museum & Art Gallery Riversley Park, Coton Road CV11 5TU
Tue 27 Oct

October Half-Term at Beaulieu

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It’s miniature mayhem at Beaulieu this October half-term! Get set for miniature mayhem this October half-term, as fun family activities celebrate our new exhibition Motoring in Miniature – the...
Beaulieu, National Motor Museum. New Forest. SO42 7ZN
Today to Sun 1 Nov

Fireworks Spooktacular

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One of the largest firework displays in the south on Saturday 31st October, choreographed to music with a range of entertainment for the whole family.
Beaulieu, National Motor Museum. New Forest. SO42 7ZN
Sat 31 Oct

Simply Smart

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All owners of Smart cars are invited to drive into Beaulieu on Sunday 8th November and park up within the museum complex for what promises to be a superb day out for both Smart car owners and
Beaulieu, National Motor Museum. New Forest. SO42 7ZN
Sun 8 Nov

Here’s how you can get one-to-one first-time buyer advice in Nuneaton

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A housebuilder in Nuneaton is offering local people tailored advice to help them get on the property ladder.
Heritage Fields Higham Lane, Nuneaton, Warwickshire CV11 6BD
Today

Autumn Equinox Exhibition

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Autumn Equinox - Network Arts 7th October - 31 October An exhibition of contemporary and traditional art from emerging and established artists in Northamptonshire including painting, collage,
Rooftop Arts Centre Chisholm House 9 Queens Square Corby NN17 1PD
Wed 28 Oct to Sat 31 Oct

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