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Dinosaurs will roar into Atria Watford this October Half Term

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Dinosaurs will roar into Atria Watford this October Half Term There is one event not to be missed this autumn – and that’s Atria Watford ‘Dino Event’ extravaganza. Opening on Saturday 16 October, as the October Half Term kicks off, it is set to be the most...
Atria Watford Shopping Centre, Watford, Hertfordshire WD17 2UB
Today to Sun 31 Oct

Dissent: Stories of Activism in Hertford

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Dissent: Stories of Activism in Hertford 16th October 2021 – 16th January 2022 Discover stories of Hertford Activism, from global campaigns to grass roots dissent in this new exhibition at Hertford Museum. Free, drop-in
Hertford Museum 18 Bull Plain Hertford SG14 1DT
Today, Sun 24 Oct, Tue 26 Oct, and more dates until Sun 12 Dec, Tue 14 Dec

A Stroll in the Country: Watercolours of John Henry Buckingham

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A Stroll in the Country: Watercolours of John Henry Buckingham From October 5th 2021 Discover the rural past of Hertfordshire’s only city, as captured by St Albans artist John Henry Buckingham (1800-1881), illustrated with his beautiful watercolours collected
Hertford Museum 18 Bull Plain Hertford SG14 1DT
Today to Wed 1 Dec

Hertford is My Home!

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Have you found a new home in Hertford? Whether it was this year or 70 years ago, from Warsaw to Wood Green, Hertford Museum is looking for people willing to share their stories of arrival and making...
Hertford Museum 18 Bull Plain Hertford SG14 1DT
Today to Sat 23 Oct

Bill Clarke's Hertford

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Bill Clarke’s Hertford From 18th May 2021 Watercolours by local artist and musician Bill Clarke, taking a quirky look at some of Hertford’s most iconic buildings.
Hertford Museum 18 Bull Plain Hertford SG14 1DT
Today to Mon 25 Oct

Lunchtime concert: viola and piano recital

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Lunchtime concert: viola and piano recital Recital by Paul Hickman (viola) and Philippa Burch (piano). Paul and Philippa play a short programme including works both for viola and piano and composers including Schubert and Tchaikovsky.
Church of St Mary the Virgin, High St, Ware SG12 9EH
Thu 21 Oct

I Witness: Hertfordshire & the slave trade

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This Black History Month, see original documents revealing Hertfordshire's connections to the slave trade and its abolition. Booking required: half hourly sessions from 5pm - 7pm.
Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies Register Office Block Pegs Lane Hertford Hertfordshire SG13 8EJ
Thu 21 Oct

A Drop of Ink

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Join us for this fascinating workshop. Iron gall ink has been used since the 5th century. It is one of the most important inks in Western culture and we owe much of our recorded history to this...
Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies Register Office Block, Pegs Lane Hertford Hertfordshire SG13 8EJ
Fri 22 Oct

RSPB Evening illustrated talk

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RSPB  Evening illustrated talk Potters Bar and Barnet RSPB Group are restarting their evening meetings - non members welcome. Note the new venue and time.
Church hall at Our Lady and St Vincent Church, 243 Mutton Lane, Potters Bar EN6 2AT
Fri 22 Oct

All Saints' Church Early Bird Christmas Market

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The Christmas Market will take place at All Saints Church, The Green, Croxley Green, WD3 3HJ on Saturday 23rd October from 11.00am to 3.30pm.
All Saints’ Church The Green Croxley Green WD3 3HJ
Sat 23 Oct

Mozart's REQUIEM

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On our first outing since lockdown, Watford Philharmonic Society will present an evening of Mozart. We will sing both his Ave Verum Corpus and his Requiem, and the orchestra will play his Symphony...
The Grand Hall, Bushey Arena, London Road, Bushey WD23 3AA
Sat 23 Oct

Watford Philharmonic Society autumn concert

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A wonderful programme for our first live concert after lockdown! If you’re new to classical music, you can’t do much better than starting with Mozart!
Grand Hall, The Bushey Arena WD23 3AA
Sat 23 Oct

Autumn Festival Trail

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Head to Hertford Castle for some seasonal fun this autumn. Take a breath of fresh air whilst taking part in the children’s autumn trail, snap a photo in front of the seasonal display, and explore...
The Castle Hertford Hertfordshire SG14 1HR
Sat 23 Oct to Sun 31 Oct

The Buccaneers

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The Buccaneers During a violent storm one night at sea, a ghostly pirate ship emerges out of the mist. Onboard are the remains of four long dead pirates, but due to some unseen force and copious amounts of rum, the...
Baldock Arts and Heritage Centre The Old Town Hall, High St, Baldock SG7 6AR
Sat 23 Oct
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Orchestral concert

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We will play a programme of popular classical music on the light side: Mozart, Divertimento K113 Holst, Brook Green Suite Elgar, Serenade for Strings Haydn, Symphony No.
Tewin Bury Farm, Welwyn Garden City AL6 0JB
Sun 24 Oct

Hertford is My Home!

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Hertford is My Home! Have you found a new home in Hertford? Whether it was this year or 70 years ago, from Warsaw to Wood Green, Hertford Museum is looking for people willing to share their stories of arrival and making...
Hertford Museum 18 Bull Plain Hertford SG14 1DT
Sun 24 Oct

The Premier Knebworth Barns Wedding Fair

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The Premier Knebworth Barns Wedding Fair The Premier Knebworth Wedding Fair is held in the historic and contemporary Barns set within the deer park at Knebworth House.
Knebworth Park SG1 2AX
Sun 24 Oct

Camp Beaumont at Watford Grammar School

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Parents and children in Watford will be excited to learn that the UK’s most experienced day camp provider, Camp Beaumont, is bringing lots of fun and learning to the area at Watford Grammar School.
Watford Grammar School, Rickmansworth Road, Watford, Hertfordshire WD18 7JF
Mon 25 Oct to Fri 29 Oct

Half Term Activities at Hertford Museum: Horrible Halloween!

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Half Term Activities at Hertford Museum: Horrible Halloween! Tuesday 26th October – Thursday 28th October 2021. 10.30 – 3.30 pm (last entry 3pm) Come and join us for spooktacular crafts this half term.
Hertford Museum 18 Bull Plain Hertford SG14 1DT
Tue 26 Oct to Thu 28 Oct

'Symbol Spot' Family Activity Launch and child crafting workshops

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’Symbol Spot’ Family Activity Launch and child crafting workshops Join the Super Spotters and come and join us for a family day out at St Albans South Signal Box to help launch the new Symbol Spot Activity for families travelling by train.
St Albans South Signal Box & Garden, Ridgmont Road, St Albans AL1 3AF
Tue 26 Oct
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