Today to Sat 19 May, by distance, closest first.    

More details - Circus Wonderland
Britain’s most magical circus is arriving in Leighton Buzzard with high flying acrobats, jugglers and clowns promising fun for all the family.
Pages Park, Billington Road, Leighton Buzzard
Today to Sun 29 Apr

More details - Ascott - Open Garden for NGS
Combining Victorian formality with early C20 natural style and recent plantings to lead it into the C21, with a recently completed garden designed by Jacques and Peter Wirtz who designed the gardens at Alnwick Castle, and also a Richard Long sculpture.
Ascott, Leighton Buzzard
Mon 7 May

More details - Close Cottage - Open Garden for NGS
The 3 acre garden at Close Cottage is 16 yrs old and encompasses a formal terraced garden, orchard and paddock. The garden is laid to lawn and planted with a wide variety of shrubs, bulbs and perennials.
Close Cottage, Leighton Buzzard
Sun 6 May

More details - Mentmore Village Plant Sale-Saturday 21st April 2018 12-4pm
Hello All, We hope that you will be able to come to the annual Mentmore Village Hall SPRING PLANT SALE which will be held on the Mentmore Village Green on: SATURDAY 21st APRIL, 12pm – 4pm. We plan to have at least 10 nurseries booked to attend and we will have a local village garden stand.
Mentmore Village Green-

More details - St Mary's Garage Trail Sale
Come to Eaton Bray Village Hall between 11am and 3pm and collect a map identifying addresses in the village where Garage Sales are taking place. 20 GARAGES will be open Refreshments will be served in the Hall where plants, cakes, bric-a-brac, books etc will also be on sale.
Eaton Bray Village Hall

More details - Woburn Wine Weekend
Arrive on Friday, 18th May and stay for two nights’ in one of our well appointed executive bedrooms On the Friday evening enjoy a wine tasting, with a canapés reception followed by a three course meal with wines selected to complement each course, this evening will be hosted by George Atkinson-Clark MD of
The Woburn Hotel, George Street, Woburn
Fri 18 May to Sun 20 May

More details - Jonathan Moseley's Cutting Garden
We are delighted to welcome Jonathan Moseley to Woburn Abbey again to present this new seasonal study day. Jonathan has been working professionally with flowers for over 20 years.
Woburn Abbey and Gardens
Fri 18 May

More details - Treasures of the Library and Afternoon Tea
Enjoy a private view of some of the treasures housed within Woburn Abbey’s extensive library collection. The viewing will take place in the Holland Library, normally only open 3 days a week and used as the family’s principal drawing room.
Woburn Abbey and Gardens
Fri 18 May

More details - Talk: Maps For Family Historians
Maps are one of the most significant aids when plotting where ancestors lived, particularly in cities. In this talk to members of Buckinghamshire Family History Society, Alan Ruston will discuss what is available online as well as in record offices.
Methodist Church Hall, Queensway, Bletchley, Milton Keynes
Wed 2 May

More details - Coffee Morning
In aid of the Children’s Air Ambulance Appeal. This worthwhile organisation receives no Government money. It relies entirely on the generosity of the public- people like us. There will be coffee and cakes, a Bring and Buy Stall and a raffle. Please come along to support this venture. Bring your friends!
Freeman Church Hall, Buckingham Rd, Bletchley, Milton Keynes (Just round the corner from Bletchley Railway Station)
Sat 5 May

More details - Houghton Regis Art Trail
Take part in a fun family Art Trail around Houghton Regis! Find the 7 letters, write them into your trail map, unscramble and send your answers to Full House to be entered into a free prize draw!
Houghton Regis Library Tithe Houghton Regis
Today to Sun 27 May

More details - Great Modern Architects: WEA Day School
The course, led by Keith Hasted, will investigate the life and work of key architects of the modern era, picking out representative buildings to display their achievements. The work of Frank Lloyd Wright and of Charles Rennie Mackintosh will be set against the influential work of Mies van der Rohe and Le Corbusier.
Rectory Cottages, Church Green Road, Bletchley, Milton Keynes
Sat 5 May

More details - Dunstable Downs and the Whipsnade Estate - 50 Things Club
On the first Sunday of every month we hold a ’50 Things to do before you are 11 ’ event. There will be a variety of activiities from the ’50 Things’ handbook, depending on the weather. Come along and join in to add another sticker to your record.
Dunstable Downs and the Whipsnade Estate, Dunstable Road, Whipsnade,
Sun 6 May

More details - Duke of Burgundy butterfly walk
Join a member of our countryside team to look for the rare and elusive Duke of Burgundy on Dunstable Downs. Join the Rangers to discover some of the butterflies that make their home on the Downs.
National Trust - Chiltern gateway Centre
Sat 12 May

More details - Badapple Theatre Company presents “Amy Johnson’
Badapple Theatre Company is celebrating 20 years on the road and to mark the milestone, it is re-presenting the first show the Company ever toured with. ’Amy Johnson’ will tour nationally starting in Yorkshire, travelling down through the Midlands, Surrey, Gloucestershire and finally Somerset.
The Cecilia Hall, Puttenham
Thu 10 May

More details - Antiques and Collectors Fair- Dunstable leisure centre
Looking for something to do Bank Holiday Monday? Dunstable Rotary Club are holding their Charity Fundraising ’Antiques and collectors Fair, at the Houghton Regis Leisure Centre. Lots of stalls to come and browse and maybe pick up a bargain. Many genres covered by a wide range of stall holders.
Houghton Regis leisure centre, Parkside drive, Houghton Regis
Mon 7 May

More details - 70's Disco
Its 70s Disco Time!! Saturday 12th May 2018 7.30pm—11.45pm Mursley Village Hall Dancing and costume prizes licenced bar Bring your own snacks or purchase Fish and Chips from Howe’s mobile van 7.30pm approx. Proceeds to Mursley Church Maintenance
Mursley Village Hall, Mursley, Milton Keynes, MK17 ORT
Sat 12 May

More details - Dog training/Wildlife awareness
Wildlife Trusts BCN. Join us for a fun dog training session with professional trainer Tom, founder of Unique Pets. Pick up some handy tips, have fun with your dog, and learn about how you can help protect some of Blow’s Downs fantastic wildlife. A fun and practical training session for you and your dog.
The Paddocks, Blow’s Downs Reserve, accessed via Half Moon Lane, Dunstable
Sat 19 May

More details - Tenors Un Limited - ‘In Concert with Tenors Un Limited Celebrating 15 Years’
TENORS Un LIMITED is proud to present their newest touring show. Throughout 2018 the guys will tour UK theatres and concert halls performing works from their previous albums and tours as well as new repertoire. This concert series combines the rich vocal harmonies for which Tenors Un Limited are known.
The Stables, Stockwell Ln, Wavendon, Milton Keynes
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Beginners Birdsong
Wildlife Trust BCN South Beds local group walk. Join us for an early morning spring walk on Blows Downs nature reserve with CBC Senior Countryside Officer Steve Halton. The focus of this walk will be to learn the art of identifying birds by their calls and song.
Blows Downs Reserve, Skimpot Roundabout entrance
Sun 29 Apr

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More details - Golf Day at Stocks
Stableford 4 Ball Competition. Teams of four, 18 hole golf play. Bacon rolls with coffee, two course lunch, team and individual prizes, raffle & auction. Shotgun start 10am. £60pp, £240 for teams of 4. Teams need to be pre-booked by contact
Stocks Golf Club, Aldbury,
Fri 27 Apr

More details - Ashridge Estate - Dockey Wood Bluebells
Charges will apply to Dockey Wood over two peak weekends. A chance to learn more about this special forestry plantation and the wonderful bluebells that bloom here. Entry to the wood outside the times given here remains free. Booking Not Needed. Children are welcome with accompanying adults. Dogs on leads welcome.
Ashridge Estate, Moneybury Hill, Berkhamsted
Sat 28 Apr, Sun 29 Apr, Sat 5 May to Mon 7 May

More details - Ashridge Estate - Watercolour Workshops
Join local artist Liz Rogers and create your own watercolour painting of the Ashridge bluebells. Liz Rogers is a local artist specialising in watercolour and mixed media painting. Her love of colour, texture and strong composition is evident in all her work.
Ashridge Estate, Moneybury Hill, Berkhamsted
Sat 28 Apr, Fri 4 May

More details - Ashridge Estate - Gentle stroll - Bluebells
Join our knowledgeable volunteers for a gentle stroll to see Ashridge’s famous bluebells. This two mile gentle walk will take you to some of Ashridge’s best bluebell areas. Booking Not Needed. Children are welcome with accompanying adults. Dogs on leads welcome.
Ashridge Estate, Moneybury Hill, Berkhamsted
Wed 2 May

More details - Ashridge Estate - Bluebell walks
We are offering two bluebell walks this year - one in the daytime and one in the evening, to give everyone a chance to go with our knowledgeable staff and volunteers to the best areas.
Ashridge Estate, Moneybury Hill, Berkhamsted
Thu 3 May, Sat 5 May

More details - Ashridge Estate - *Sorry, sold out* Dawn Chorus Walk
Join an Ashridge Ranger on this early morning walk to look for and listen to birds on the Ashridge Estate. Breakfast at The Brownlow Caf is included. At this time of year the birds are busy setting up territories ready for the breeding season and all the males are singing, especially first thing in the morning.
Ashridge Estate, Moneybury Hill, Berkhamsted
Sat 5 May

More details - The Pace Big Walk
This year’s Big Walk starts on the Icknield Way Ridgeway Link at Dunstable Downs and takes in part of the actual Ridgeway Trail, including Ivinghoe Beacon, Wigginton and Wendover. There is a choice of three routes: •Dunstable Downs to Wendover (approx. 18 miles) •Ivinghoe Beacon to Wendover (approx.

More details - Hank Wangford Bass Combo
Hank Wangford Bass Combo; What better way of navigating the dark underbelly of Country than with the thump and thud of twin bass guitars drilling their way through sad songs of lost love, breakups and betrayal, the malignant glue of relationships and the sticky end of the divorce court.
Iron Room, Station Road, Tring Station

More details - Tring Bowls Club Open Days
TRING BOWLS CLUB OPEN DAYS. PENDLEY SPORTS CENTRE, COW LANE TRING, HP23 5NS We welcome all newcomers to our Open Days whether you’ve never bowled before, perhaps have played a few ends in a public park, or maybe you used to bowl and are thinking about taking it up again.
TBC, Pendley Sports Centre, Cow Lane, Tring, Herts
Sun 6 May

More details - Townsend Farmhouse - Open Garden for NGS
A tree lined driveway with young specimens and mature broad leaves rising above swathes of spring bulbs. Planted for year round interest, the cottage-garden style herbaceous borders are filled with early perennials in June. Hydrangeas, dahlias and asters flourish in September.
Townsend Farmhouse, Bedford
Sun 22 Apr

More details - West Oak - Open Garden for NGS
An informal garden of approx ¾ acre with open countryside on two sides. It consists of lawns and shrubs with perennial planting including some mature trees.There is a herb garden, greenhouse, vegetable gardens with soft fruit, and small orchard with chickens.
West Oak, Bedford
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Aston Clinton Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
These two cottage gardens, one well established and the other having recently undergone a radical redesign by its new owner, share a basis of seasonal interest underpinned by evergreens and perennial planting.
Aston Clinton Gardens, Aylesbury
Sun 29 Apr, Sun 17 Jun

More details - Tring Spring Fayre Launch Day
Join us in welcoming Spring to Tring with our launch of our Spring Fayre fortnight. Community Stalls, mobile zoo (fee applies), Tring Farmers’ Market and FREE children’s treasure trail. Plus we are launching our Tring Spring photo competition
Church Square, High Street, Tring
Sat 28 Apr

More details - FOTCH Family Fun Day
Fun for all the family at St Peter’s and St Paul’s Church in Tring. Children- bring your teddy for a ride on the Teddy zip wire. Climb the spiral tower staircase and try some bell ringing. Stalls: plants, jewellery, toys, cake stalls. Raffles and tombolas.
Sat 12 May

More details - Shalamar
Shalamar. Artists performing: Shalamar.: Tickets avaiable.
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre, Aylesbury
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Trolls
Trolls ; an enchanting musical by the late, great Peter Skellern. The Trolls have gathered to celebrate the Midsummer Feast. There is also to be a wedding, with King Smee set to marry Bleeta. As the ceremony gets underway, a terrible event takes place.
Winslow Public Hall, Elmfields Gate, Winslow
Thu 10 May to Sat 12 May

More details - Speed Dating in Milton Keynes
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Aqua, The Hub, 209 Avebury Blvd
Wed 2 May

#RAFP100Fest More details - #RAFP100Fest
The Royal Air Force Police (RAFP) celebrate their formation 100 years ago (01 April 1918) on Saturday 19th May 2018 with a day of demonstrations, sport, music and fun filled activities for all the family.
Aylesbury RFC, Brrok End, Weston Turvile
Sat 19 May
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More details - Creative Writing Course at Queens Park Arts Centre
Creative Writing with Claire Steele Big Myth Workshops One-day writing workshops, inspired by myths and legends. Places must be booked in advance – don’t forget to bring a packed lunch! All Sunday Special Workshops are suitable students for aged 16+
Queens Park Arts Centre Queens Park Aylesbury Bucks
Sun 6 May

More details - May Makers' Fair at Queens Park Arts Centre
Showcasing a wide range of beautiful handmade art and craft to buy, this event celebrates the talents of our students, tutors, and volunteers. Children’s activities, live music and entertainment, refreshments and free parking available throughout the day.
Queens Park Arts Centre Queens Park Aylesbury Bucks
Sat 12 May

More details - Blacksmithing Course
Blacksmithing with Nicholas Packham Visit a practising workshop to learn and refine the art of blacksmithing. Classes take place at Nicholas’ workshop in Milton Keynes. Call Queens Park Arts Centre (01296 424332) for address. Places must be booked in advance – don’t forget to bring a packed lunch!
Queens Park Arts Centre Queens Park Aylesbury Bucks
Sun 13 May

More details - Talk: Birth And Baptism In The 1800s
Were there stigmas attached to pregnancy, and under what circumstances? How many brides went to the altar expecting more than the banns to have been called? If death in childbirth or death in childbed are recorded, what was the difference between them?
Turnfurlong Junior School, Turnfurlong Lane, Aylesbury

More details - Family History Talk: Willpower
Meryl Catty will cover the subject of wills from a different angle, looking at how wills were made, and how they can be used to solve a variety of family history research problems. This talk is followed by Buckinghamshire Family History Society’s Annual General Meeting.
Turnfurlong Junior School, Turnfurlong Lane, Aylesbury
Sat 19 May

More details - LEGO® Friends House of Heart Tour comes to intu Milton Keynes
This Spring, LEGO Friends invites children and their families to join them on the House of Heart Tour, which will be travelling to 8 intu shopping centres across the UK in a quest to put more heart into the world.
intu Milton Keynes, 67 Midsummer Blvd
Sat 12 May

More details - Spring into Summer with a joint concert by Caritas Harmony and Imerys Singers
Spring into Summer with an evening of wonderful songs and music. Highly acclaimed Ladies choir Caritas Harmony is delighted to welcome Imerys Singers from Cornwall for a joint concert. Come along and enjoy an evening with something for everyone.
St Augustine’s Church, Icknield Way/Catsbrook Road, Luton
Sat 19 May

More details - Heart & Music Concert
Milton Keynes group ‘Heart and Music’ will be in concert to mark the 800th anniversary of All Saints’ Church in Loughton on Saturday 21 April at 7.30pm.
All Saints Church, Pitcher Lane, Loughton, Milton Keynes

More details - St George's Celebration and Scout Parade
A free family fun day in celebration of England’s patron Saint George. Come along for a great day-out, steeped in traditional English history and culture, dowsed in good-old family fun and entertainment. Meet St George riding his magnificent steed, as well as a dragon who is more sweet than scary.
Market Square
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Curator's Choice
6th March - 23rd June We asked our Collections Team to choose their favourite things from the museum collections and to tell us why they chose them.
Buckinghamshire County Museum and Roald Dahl Childrens Gallery, Church Street, Aylesbury
Today, Tue 24 Apr to Sat 28 Apr, Tue 1 May to Fri 4 May

More details - Bucks County Museum Easter Family Fun Events for All the Family
This Easter Bucks County Museum and Roald Dahl Children’s Gallery present our drop-in Family Play Zone and bookable pop-up cinema screenings from Wednesday 4th April until Saturday 14th April.
Buckinghamshire County Museum and Roald Dahl Childrens Gallery, Church Street, Aylesbury
Fri 27 Apr, Fri 4 May, Fri 11 May, Fri 18 May, Fri 25 May

More details - Curator's Choice
6th March - 23rd June We asked our Collections Team to choose their favourite things from the museum collections and to tell us why they chose them.
Buckinghamshire County Museum and Roald Dahl Childrens Gallery, Church Street, Aylesbury
Sat 5 May