What's on around Ampthill

Today to Wed 21 Jul, closest first.
Coronavirus: Do check with venue for Cancellations

Lindy Lea - Open Garden for NGS

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Set within an acre, this garden is a haven for wildlife with two water features, cottage garden style perennial plantings, variety of shrubs and mature trees.
Lindy Lea, Bedford MK45 1AB
Sun 11 Jul

Flitwick Foodie Fest

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We are so excited to announce our Fresh ’n’ Tasty foodstivals! Are you ready for a mouth watering taste sensation at our Flitwick Foodie fest!
Millennuim Park (The Rec) Coniston Road Flitwick MK45 1QQ
Sun 27 Jun

The Old Rectory, Westoning - Open Garden for NGS

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Ancient box and yew hedges surround the colour co-ordinated beds of this 2 acre garden. Spring is greeted by hellebores and daffodils with magnolias blooming in profusion.
The Old Rectory, Westoning, Westoning MK45 5JW
Sun 27 Jun

Rads End Farm - Open Garden for NGS

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A country garden with lawns and herbaceous borders surrounding the house. There is also a veg and fruit garden, water garden, bog garden and rough areas. Pergolas and sitting areas with quiet spots.
Rads End Farm, Milton Keynes MK17 9ED
Sat 17 Jul and Sun 18 Jul

22 Elmsdale Road - Open Garden for NGS

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Topiary garden greets visitors before they enter a genuine Japanese Feng Shui garden including bonsai. Large collection of Japanese plants, Koi pond, lily pond and a Japanese Tea House.
22 Elmsdale Road, Bedford MK43 9JN
Sat 3 Jul, Sun 4 Jul

Glade House - Open Garden for NGS

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A colourful, multi-level garden of about half an acre, around a pretty thatched house. Divided into different areas by perennial and shrub borders and banks, it also has a sunny terrace, fish pond...
Glade House, Milton Keynes MK17 8JT
Sat 3 Jul and Sun 4 Jul

Hollydale, Woburn Lane - Open Garden for NGS

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Set in acre on three levels around Grade II Listed Georgian house, this classically styled garden is a series of rooms - flower gardens, leisure area for entertaining, vegetable garden, herb garden,
Hollydale, Woburn Lane, Aspley Guise MK17 8JH
Sat 3 Jul and Sun 4 Jul

Royal Oak Cottage - Open Garden for NGS

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¾ acre garden created on the land of an old beer house, with wildlife in mind. There are old orchard trees, herbaceous beds, a small oriental garden and a vegetable plot.
Royal Oak Cottage, Bedford MK43 9BB
Sun 18 Jul

Sunday teas in the church

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WELCOME BACK TO SUNDAY TEAS IN THE CHURCH. Teas and cakes will be available at All Saints church every Sunday from 27 June 2021 until 26th of September.
All Saints Church, Shillington SG5 3LH
Sun 27 Jun

Georgia Elliott, Hannah Heys & Alison Vincent - Bucks Open Studios

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Georgia Elliott, Hannah Heys & Alison Vincent - Bucks Open Studios Bring a Friend, Enjoy a Glass of Fizz & Mix Up Your Weekend! There’s nothing like seeing original artwork in the flesh, to feel it’s impact, to get up close and touch the surface.
30 The Leys Woburn Sands Milton Kenynes MK178QF MK17 8QF
Fri 25 Jun to Sun 27 Jun

Made in Bedford’s Summer Makers Market

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The Made in Bedford Summer Market is one of Bedford’s favourite events, bringing together artists, illustrators and makers from Bedford and the surrounding area.
St Paul’s Square, Bedford MK40 1SL
Sun 27 Jun

Charity Table Top Sale

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Visit local charity MS Therapy Centre’s Charity Table Top Sale every third Saturday of the month starting on the 17th of July.
MS Therapy Centre, 155 Barkers Lane, Bedford MK41 9RX
Sat 17 Jul, Sat 21 Aug

4 St Andrews Road - Open Garden for NGS

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An elegant, multi-functional urban garden set within a semi-formal layout featuring clipped beech hedges softened by colourful shrubs and perennials and a rose pergola.
4 St Andrews Road, Bedford MK40 2LJ
Sat 10 Jul

Military Drive-In Air Show – Sunday 4th July 2021

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Military Drive-In Air Show – Sunday 4th July 2021 2021 sees the return of the award-winning Drive-In Air Displays from the Shuttleworth Trust. Our most popular show, the military show will line up the Collection’s impressive collection from the...
The Shuttleworth Collection, Old Warden Aerodrome SG18 9EP
Sun 4 Jul

Flying for Fun Evening Drive-In Air Show – Saturday 17th July 2021

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Flying for Fun Evening Drive-In Air Show – Saturday 17th July 2021 2021 sees the return of the award-winning Drive-In Air Displays from the Shuttleworth Trust. Celebrating 75 years of flying of fun with the Light Aircraft Association, the Collection’s aircraft...
The Shuttleworth Collection, Old Warden Aerodrome SG18 9EP
Sat 17 Jul

Light in Dark Times

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Light in Dark Times Unique, creative responses to Covid19 pandemic by local students in 2d and 3d. Social commentary with a positive and uplifting message – community spirit, hope, support. Suitable for All
Wardown House, Museum and Gallery LU2 7HA
Mon 12 Jul, Wed 14 Jul, Mon 19 Jul, and more dates until Wed 8 Sep

Creative Experiences: Free Art Workshops For Adults Luton

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Learning through the arts is providing free art workshops for adults in Luton who are unemployed or economically in active.
Tokko Youth Space 7 Gordon Street Luton Beds LU1 2QP
Thu 1 Jul, Thu 8 Jul, Thu 15 Jul, Thu 22 Jul

Filmed with Love: The Adventures of Priscilla

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The Culture Trust in partnership with Gayle presents ’Filmed with Love’ - Luton’s Queer! film night.
Hat Factory Arts Centre 65 - 67 Bute Street Luton LU1 2EY
Thu 24 Jun

I wish my brother George was here

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I wish my brother George was here A verbatim theatre performance sharing the stories of those affected by the tragic murder of George Floyd. Some said black lives matter. Others said all lives matter.
Hat Factory Arts Centre 65 - 67 Bute Street Luton LU1 2EY
Fri 25 Jun

Basement Live

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Basement Live Join us for music gigs in the Hat Factory on the last Saturday of each month, presented by Luton Live/s in partnership with The Culture Trust Luton. Line Ups: TBC
Hat Factory Arts Centre 65 - 67 Bute Street Luton LU1 2EY
Sat 26 Jun, Sat 31 Jul

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