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

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 - 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 - 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 - Speed Dating in Milton Keynes
Speed Dating in Milton Keynes How Speed Dating in Milton Keynes works When you arrive at the speed dating venue for Speed Dating in Milton Keynes, you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts.
Aqua, The Hub, 209 Avebury Blvd
Wed 2 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 - 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
Today

More details - Charity Race Night in support of MacIntyre
Saddle up and take the reigns, join us for a fabulous evening of racing, food and fundraising Tickets are just £7.
Moot Hall (next to MacIntyre Coffee Shop), 54 Haddon, Great Holm, Milton Keynes
Thu 17 May

More details - The Vicar of Dibley
Take a trip to the charming (if insane) village of Dibley. As the community prepares for the christening of Alice and Hugo’s baby, could love be in the air for local vicar Geraldine?
Stantonbury Theatre
Today

More details - A Doll's House
Mr & Mrs Helmer are the iconic power couple. They excel at work, staying on top, socialising. They excel at excelling. But as his autobiography rolls out around Christmas-time, it seems there are a few things that Mr. Helmer may not have mentioned in the foreword.
Stantonbury Theatre
Mon 30 Apr

More details - Border Tales
Following a phenomenal run at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival to sold-out audiences, award winning company Protein presents a thought-provoking yet poignant commentary on multicultural Britain through dance, live music and dialogue compiled from the performers’ personal experiences.
Stantonbury Theatre
Tue 1 May

More details - Ballistic
Instead of a Kingdom - a pub! Instead of a King - Mr Lear, the landlord! When he announces his retirement and the division of his “kingdom” between his daughters, Mr Lear imitates his famous namesake and demands to know which of them loves him the most.
Stantonbury Theatre
Wed 2 May

More details - You've Got Dragons
“Dragons come when you least expect it. You turn round…and they’re there.” Lots of people get them; bad dreams, swirly tummy, feeling prickly. And sometimes they make you feel alone. So, what can a young child with a bad case of the dragons do?
Stantonbury Theatre
Sun 6 May

More details - Two
From Jim Cartwright, the award-winning writer of Little Voice and Road, comes Two, a gritty yet heart-warming look at northern life filled with pathos and humour. Set in a Northern Pub where the Landlord and Landlady’s cheery greeting and friendly banter barely disguise their contempt for each other.
Stantonbury Theatre
Tue 8 May

More details - A Brave Face
Afghanistan: 2009. Ryan is there to see the world, learn a trade, get a life. Training’s complete, combat is a buzz. But on one particular hot and desperate tour of duty, Ryan sees things he can’t talk about, to anyone. And when he returns home, the trouble really begins.
Stantonbury Theatre
Fri 11 May

More details - There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed A Fly
There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed A Fly. I don’t know why she swallowed a fly... But The People’s Theatre Company do! And now you can too as they bring one of the world’s best loved nursery rhymes to life just in time to celebrate the 45th anniversary of Pam Adams’ bestselling book!
Stantonbury Theatre
Sun 13 May

More details - Mark Bruce Company presents Macbeth
Multi-award-winning Mark Bruce Company presents a striking dance theatre adaptation of Shakespeare’s Macbeth, a tragic descent into the darkest sides of human nature.
Stantonbury Theatre
Thu 17 May and Fri 18 May

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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - Open Day – FREE CLASSES
Whitespace Yoga Studio are offering free classes for everyone, including kids and beginners. Join friendly teachers and welcoming staff – try out a class, talk to wellbeing advisors or simply look around their beautiful light filled studio space.
Whitespace Yoga Studio
Sat 28 Apr

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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - Hitchin Brass Band Annual Spring Concert
The award winning Hitchin Brass Band return for their Annual Spring extravaganza, in aid of the Tibbs Dementia Foundation, with Musical Director Graham Chambers.
Forest Centre, Station Road, Marston Moretaine
Today

More details - Pamper Evening
TREAT YOURSELF Enjoy a glass of Prosecco on arrival and treat yourself to an evening of pampering and relaxation. With stalls offering a variety of treatments from massages, to manicures; tarot readings to eyebrow threading.
Forest Centre
Fri 27 Apr

More details - Ed Sheeran Tribute
Dan East is the closest thing you’re going to get to Ed Sheeran himself - from the loop pedals, to the perfect vocals, Dan will knock your socks off (at a fraction of the price of seeing the real Ed Sheeran!) Doors 7pm Show start 8pm approx (with a 30 minute interval) Food served from 7pm - 8pm
Forest Centre
Fri 4 May

More details - Dawn Chorus Bird Walk
We’ll be looking and listening out for black caps, nightingales, song thrushes, terns, warblers and (hopefully) turtle doves on this guided walk around the Millennium Country Park. Afterwards, we’ll stop in the Lakeside Cafe for a cooked breakfast, included in the price.
Forest Centre, Station Road, Marston Moretaine
Sat 5 May

More details - Sunday Stroll
A guided walk led by our Volunteers around the Millennium Country Park. We’ll be using surfaced paths so the walk is suitable for buggies and wheelchairs but make sure you dress appropriately for the weather and wear sensible footwear, just in case!
Forest Centre, Station Road, Marston Moretaine
Sun 6 May

More details - Dawn Chorus Bird Walk for Late Risers
A slightly later alternative to our Dawn Chorus Walk. We’ll be looking and listening out for black caps, nightingales, song thrushes, terns, warblers and (hopefully) turtle doves on this guided walk around the Millennium Country Park.
Forest Centre, Station Road, Marston Moretaine
Sat 12 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-
Today

More details - Try sailing in May with RYA Push the Boat Out
Are you looking for a new way to get outdoors and active or find something you can enjoy together with the family? If the answer is yes, Stewartby Water Sports Club in is inviting you and your family to come and try sailing for free on 12th May.
Stewartby Water Sports Club, Green Lane, Stewartby
Sat 12 May

More details - Ampthill Antique and Vintage Fair
Ampthill Antique and Vintage Fair is held on the last Sunday of each month (except August and November). There is ample off road parking. 32 stalls selling china, books, furniture, coins, cigarette cards, silver, model trains, vintage clothing, dress jewellery, gold etc. Refreshments by "Crumbs"
Parkside Hall, Woburn Street, Ampthill, Beds
Sun 29 Apr

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.
Wendover
Today

More details - Quiz Night
Two children who live in Lillingstone Lovell have persuaded their parents and friends to organise a Quiz Night to raise much needed funds to buy new cricket nets for their Buckingham Junior Cricket Club. Teams of four are invited to come along to what promises to be a fun evening with food, a bar and a prize draw.
Lillingstone Lovell Village Hall
Today

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
Today

More details - 22 Elmsdale Road - Open Garden for NGS
Topiary garden greets visitors before they enter a genuine Japanese Feng Shui garden incl bonsai every plant is strictly Japanese, large Koi pond and lily pond and Japanese Tea House. The garden was created from scratch by the owners and has many interesting features.
22 Elmsdale Road, Bedford
Sat 19 May, Sun 20 May, Sat 7 Jul, Sun 8 Jul

More details - The Village of Fringford
A free exhibition on the rich and varied 2000 year history of Fringford. Exhibition has been created by the Fringford Village History Group.
Buckingham Old Gaol, Market Hill, Buckingham
Today, Mon 23 Apr to Sat 28 Apr, Mon 30 Apr to Sat 5 May, Mon 7 May to Sat 12 May

More details - The Loyal Grenville Lodge of Oddfellows
New exhibition on The Loyal Grenville Lodge of Oddfellows based in Buckingham. Their first meetings were held at The Woolpack, then at The George before moving to the purpose built Oddfellows Hall in Well Street in 1893. See their story in this special exhibition.
Buckingham Old Gaol, Market Hill, Buckingham
Wed 16 May to Sat 7 Jul

More details - Organ Recital by International Concert Organist
ORGAN RECITAL by International Concert Organist Richard Pearce, a regular performer with the BBC Symphony Orchestra including at the Last Night of the Proms. A wide range of music will be presented...one hour showcasing the magnificent Norman & Beard organ.
St Peter and St Paul’s Church , Castle Street, Buckingham
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Quiz Night for Cancer Research UK
Buckingham and District Action Group for Cancer Research UK invite you to enter a team at their Quiz Night. Teams of 4/6 people but these could be made up on the night. There will also be a raffle, and there is a licensed bar available.
The Woolpack (The Cote), Well Street, Buckingham.
Fri 11 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 - 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 - Stowe - Dawn chorus walk
Join a member of the team for an early morning walk around the gardens to experience the bird song of Stowe and enjoy the chance to see the gardens before we open to the public. Warm up with breakfast afterwards, included in your ticket price. Booking Essential. Phone: *Tickets available 2 March*. Children welcome.
Stowe, New Inn Farm, Buckingham
Sat 28 Apr and Sun 29 Apr

More details - Stowe - "Aren't we worthy?" - the vote
In the year of Vote 100, help us choose great British women to sit in our modern day Temple of British Worthies. Vote for your worthy women then come back later in the year to see who was chosen. Booking Not Needed. Children are welcome to place their vote too. Dogs on leads welcome.
Stowe, New Inn Farm, Buckingham
Tue 1 May to Thu 31 May

More details - Stowe - Toddler Tuesday: Sleeping Beauty
Drop in to our toddler fun activities and meet other families in the local community. Drop in to our toddler fun activities and meet other families in the local community. Themed all things Sleeping Beauty, hear this classic fairytale’s link with Stowe’s history.
Stowe, New Inn Farm, Buckingham
Tue 1 May