Today to Thu 17 May, by distance, closest first.    

More details - Film: Goodbye Christopher Robin
A biographical film of the life of AA Milne and his son Christopher Robin. After leaving London for the English countryside, writer A.A. Milne starts to spin fanciful yarns about his son’s growing collection of stuffed animals.
Mandeville Hall Thrapston Road, Kimbolton
Fri 20 Apr

More details - Jumble Sale
Jumble Sale with Table Top Sale all under cover . Various items for sale - many open to offers. Brick-a-Brack, Collectables, Excellent quality clothing, Housewares, Cheap Books, Garden equipment etc. A limited number of Stalls / Tables available @ £10 each. Cafe Open 10:00am - 2:00pm Refreshments available.
Melchbourne Village Hall, Park Road, Melchbourne.
Sat 21 Apr

More details - Spaldwick Carpet Bowls Club Night
Why not come along and join us in a friendly game of carpet bowls. We now have all new mats, bowls and a 3 tier winding machine to store the mats. You will be assured of a warm welcome and if you have not played before full training will be given.
Spaldwick Community Primary School, Royston Avenue
Tue 24 Apr, Tue 1 May, Tue 8 May, Tue 15 May, Tue 22 May

More details - Rushden Cavalcade Steam Rally
Over the last 40 years Rushden Cavalcade has evolved from a small gathering of vehicles taking part in a parade around Rushden High Street, into the Rally that starts the season, bringing together over 1,200 different exhibit’s from all over country and attracting over 25,000 visitors annually there’s something for
A6, Bedford Road, South of Rushden
Sat 5 May to Mon 7 May

More details - Rushden Cavalcade and Country Show 2018
This is a transport show that has been going for the past 40 years. It attracts 30k visitors. We are looking for real crafters for the Craft Marquee. Non crafts enquiries will be ignored. Details at Applications by email only
Bedford Road Higham Ferriers
Sat 5 May to Mon 7 May

More details - St Georges Day in St Neots CANCELLED
Organisers of St Georges Day celebrations this year regret to inform you that this event has been CANCELLED due to lack of funding and support. Please accept our apologies for any disappointment this may cause but the circumstances were totally out of our control
Regatta Meadow, Crosshall Road, St Neots
Sun 22 Apr

More details - St Neots Tennis Club Open Day
Come and see what St Neots Tennis Club has to offer. Even if you have not played for years, or maybe never played, come down and have a go. It’s a fun way of helping to keep fit. Good for all ages! Members have access to the courts all day, every day of the year.
St Anselm Place, St Neots
Sat 12 May

More details - St Neots TimeBank - NEW FRIENDS GROUP
TimeBank welcomes people to pop along and meet old friends and make new Friends at our monthly ‘NEW FRIEND’s’ group. No charge just a chance to chat and make friends with our members.
Held at the Priory Centre Cloisters. St Neots
Fri 20 Apr, Fri 18 May, Fri 15 Jun

More details - Handbells in Concert with East Anglian Regional Team
The East Anglian Regional Handbell Team will be playing a selection of classical, popular and original handbell music. With 40 musicians and over 360 instruments this is an event not to be missed.
The Priory Centre, Priory Lane St Neots
Sat 5 May

More details - RaundsMusic Festival
A Bank Holiday Weekend Festival for all the family. Concerts, Song & Tune Pub Sessions, Ceilidh, Hot Food and Real Ale Bar at our wheelchair-friendly, concert and ceilidh venue. Song and Tune Sessions:Thursday evening & Sunday lunchtime.
Thu 3 May to Sun 6 May

More details - Rushden Cavalcade of Historical Transport
The 40th Annual Cavalcade of Transport run by Rushden Historical Transport Society , over 40 steam tractions engines, classic cars, classic commericals, real ale beer tent, arena events, trade stands and a fly past each day by the BBMF ( Spitfire / Hurricane)
Avenue Road, Rushden, Northants
Sat 5 May to Mon 7 May

More details - St Neots Art Group Spring Exhibition
St. Neots Art Group proudly present their Spring Exhibition at the United Reformed Church on the High Street St Neots. Original art and sculpture by local artists for sale at affordable prices. Refreshments. Raffle
St Neots United Reformed Church, High Street, St Neots.
Sat 28 Apr
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More details - The Absolute Stone Roses LIVE at RUSHDEN ATHLETICS CLUB
The Absolute Stone Roses - arguably one of the best Stone Roses Tribute bands are heading to RUSHDEN! The Absolute Stone Roses are a Tribute Band to the Manchester legends The Stone Roses.
Rushden Athletics Club, 61 Newton Road, Rushden
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Craft and Vintage Fair Higham Ferrers
A monthly Craft and Vintage Fair held at the same time as the popular Farmers’ Market in Higham Ferrers 9am-1pm. Free entry. Around 20 fabulous stalls selling handmade and vintage items. Always a great selection and something different every month. Refreshments and cakes. 9-10am half price hot drinks.
Working Men’s Club, Westfields Terrace, Higham Ferrers
Sat 28 Apr, Sat 26 May

More details - CRAFT & GIFT FAIR in aid of Save the Children
Browse a wide selection of hand made crafts & unique gifts not found on the High Street. FREE ENTRY Pop along and give your support.
Brampton Memorial Centre, Thrapston Rd, Huntingdon
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Pavenham Nursery Plant Sale
Our ninth annual Plant Sale will feature a wide range of nurseries including some newcomers. We are expecting 9 nurseries from 6 counties: Alpines, Clematis, Herbs, Perennials and Shrubs, Roses, vegetables, Shade-lovers, basket and bedding plants, Sundries. Some foodstuffs.
Pavenham Village Hall
Sat 12 May

More details - Car Boot Sale Bank Holiday Monday 7th May 2018
Bank Holiday Monday
St Mark’s Church & Community Centre Calder Rise/Avon Drive Bedford
Mon 7 May

More details - Embroiderers' Guild Bedford Branch
Embroiderers’ Guild Bedford Branch Do you enjoy textiles? Would you like to learn some new techniques or just see great work in a friendly setting? Would you love to buy previously loved fabrics, threads, magazines or books at very reasonable prices?
St Mark’s Church Hall, Calder Rise, Bedford
Thu 17 May

More details - Secret Garden - Open Garden for NGS
Alpine lovers can see a wide variety of alpines in two small scree gardens, front and back of bungalow plus pans, dwarf Salix, rhododendron, daphne’s. Dwarf acers, conifers and pines, hellebores, epimediums. Two small mixed borders of herbaceous salvias, lavenders and potentillas.
Secret Garden, Bedford
Sat 5 May

More details - Big Bang VW Show
Big Bang VW festival is the first and friendliest VW festival on the calendar. With high-octane racing, the festival remains as laid-back and family friendly as ever. All Vee Dubs welcome! Three days of VW fun in the sun with great racing and entertainment at the home of European Drag Racing!
Santa Pod Raceway, Airfield Road, Podington, Wellingborough
Fri 27 Apr to Sun 29 Apr

More details - Tempsford Museum and Archive
This month’s exhibition will be "R.A.F Tempsford" an exhibition of photographs of the former RAF site at Tempsford and what went on there throughout WW2, with many photographs and items of ephemera on display. Many permanent displays associated with Tempsford Village will also be on display.
Stuart Memorial Hall, Church Street, Tempsford
Sun 6 May

More details - Great Barford Bowls Club Coffee Morning.
Another of our special Saturday coffee mornings running from 10 am to 1 pm. For more information see our website: – Main entrance and car park in Woodpecker Close, Great Barford, MK44 3BG.
Great Barford Bowls Club, Woodpecker Close, Great Barford
Sat 21 Apr

More details - Titchmarsh House - Open Garden for NGS
4½ acres extended and laid out since 1972. Special collections of magnolias, spring bulbs, iris, peonies and roses with many rare trees and shrubs. Walled ornamental vegetable garden and ancient yew hedge. Some newly planted areas; please refer to the website.
Titchmarsh House, Titchmarsh
Mon 7 May, Sun 20 May

More details - Open Afternoon with a Guided Riverside Walk
The buildings, remains of a Tudor manorial complex built by John Gostwick, who served under Cardinal Wolsey and King Henry VIII, will be open to view. At 2pm there will be a guided riverside walk from the venue around part of Bedford River Valley Park, in the ownership of the Forest of Marston Vale Trust.
National Trust Tudor Dovecote & Stables, Church End, Willington, near Bedford
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Ferrar House - Open Garden for NGS
A peaceful garden of a Retreat House with beautiful uninterrupted views across meadows and farm land. Adjacent to the historic Church of St John’s it was here that a small religious community was formed in the C17. The poet T. S. Eliot visited in 1936 and it inspired the 4th of his Quartets named Little Gidding.
Ferrar House, Huntingdon
Sun 13 May

More details - Thurstons Fun Fair is Back, Huntingdon
Thurstons Funfair Huntingdon Come down to Thurstons Funfair at Hartford Road Car Park, Huntingdon from the 19th April-22ndApril for a fantastic day out. We have big rides, kiddes rides, fantastic games stalls and all the fun of the fair for all ages.
Hartford Road Car Park, Huntingdon
Today to Sun 22 Apr

More details - Charity sale
Our monthly charity sales are a great place to source that bargain or knick-knack you have always been looking for.
Beds and Northants MS Therapy Centre, 155 Barkers Lane, Bedford.
Sat 21 Apr

More details - Huntingdonshire Philharmonic Choir :  Choral Music by Candlelight
Huntingdonshire Philharmonic Choir, on this occasion without their full orchestra, are presenting a stunning Candlelight Concert on Saturday 5th May in St Mary’s Church, Godmanchester at 7.30pm, conducted by choirmaster Lee Dunleavy.
St Mary’s Church, Godmanchester
Sat 5 May

More details - First World War presentation.
The Cambridgeshire branch of the WFA will be hosting at talk by Roger Perry who will give a presentation on "Boats and Trains and Cars and Trucks" looking at the different forms of transportation used to support the armies during the conflict.
The Comrades Club, Godmanchester, Huntingdon.
Wed 2 May

More details - That 80s Rock Show
’That 80s Rock Show’ is a theatre show, performed by a 100% live 6 piece band playing all the biggest anthems and power ballads from the 1980s. Relive the decade that taste forgot with this high energy, fun, tongue in cheek family friendly show.
Bedford Corn Exchange 13 St Paul’s Square
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Bedford: Passion & Poetry
Christoph Altstaedt conducts the Philharmonia Orchestra in a programme featuring Wagner’s Siegfried Idyll, arias and excerpts from Massenet’s Cendrillon and Verdi’s La traviata, As well as Liszt’s Les Préludes.
Bedford Corn Exchange 13 St Paul’s Square
Wed 9 May

More details - P.B's Antiques & Collectables Fair
P.B’s Antiques & Collectables Fair in association with St Paul’s Church Bedford is a fund raising Church event. We have sellers with a wide variety of items including Coins, Glass, China, Pottery, some old Toys, Postcards, Books, Brass, Copper, Curios and lots of lovely Jewellery, small furniture items.
St Pauls Church St Pauls Square BEDFORD
Sat 21 Apr

More details - children's wristband fair
childrens fun day childrens wristband fair,pay £7,99 and you get unlimited use of all our attractions consisting of inflatables,bungee trampolines,train ride,carousel,teacups and much more.we have food and refreshments and toilets facilities .
bromham water mill,bedford
Sat 21 Apr, Sun 22 Apr, Sat 28 Apr, Sun 29 Apr

More details - Giveaway Day - Free baby and toddler clothes
Little Blessings is a project from Compass Church Wellingborough. We give free new and nearly new baby and toddler clothes to people who need them. free entry, free refreshments, free parking
Diana’s Gym, 109E Finedon Road, Wellingborough
Sun 13 May

More details - The Importance of Being Earnest
Oscar Wilde’s most popular play When Algernon discovers that his friend, Ernest, has created a fictional brother for whenever he needs to escape a dull country life, Algernon poses as his brother resulting in ever increasing confusion.
Castle Theatre, 10 Castle Way, Wellingborough
Tue 24 Apr to Sat 28 Apr

More details - The Waendel Art Competition 2018
Local artists and photographers are invited to submit a recent or freshly created example of their artwork / photographs to the Waendel Art Competition, organised by The Pixie Gallery and Discover Wellingborough.
The Castle Theatre, Wellingborough
Fri 11 May

More details - The Old Rectory, Sudborough - Open Garden for NGS
A charming 3 acre village garden situated next to a church, including extensive herbaceous borders, a rose garden, gravel border and highly regarded potager, designed by Rosemary Verey.
The Old Rectory, Sudborough, Kettering
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Birds for Beginners
Want to know your chiffchaff from your chaffinch? Join our popular walk to discover how to identify the birds that you see on your walks and in your gardens, and how to get the best out of your optics.
The Lodge, Potton Road, Sandy
Sat 28 Apr

More details - National Dawn Chorus Day
Hear the sounds of spring at The Lodge On this early morning walk we will listen and enjoy the chorus of birds as they welcome the start of a new day, and we’ll experience the magic of an English woodland as it comes alive with the sound of birdsong.
The Lodge, Potton Road, Sandy
Sun 6 May

More details - Three Billy Goats Gruff and other Furry Tails
Performed by Theatre of Widdershins. Suitable for ages 4 upwards- and for all the family! Booking in advance essential, tickets limited. Tickets from Eventbrite; Amazing puppets, singing and storytelling by Theatre of Widdershins.
The Lodge, Potton Road, Sandy
Sat 12 May

More details - Pawsome Afternoon Tea
Our Paw-some Afternoon Tea is a great excuse to get together with your friends, family, colleagues and school mates, to indulge in some tasty treats all to raise money for the thousands of unwanted cats and kittens ...
Lakeview Village Hall, Wixams
Sat 28 Apr

More details - CRAFT & GIFT FAIR in aid of Save the Children
Browse a wide selection of hand made crafts & unique gifts not found on the High Street. FREE ENTRY Pop along and give your support
Glamis Hall Community Centre, Goldsmith Road, Queensway Estate, Wellingborough
Sat 21 Apr

More details - Season Premiere and RAF Centenary
Shuttleworth’s Season Premiere this year is proud to be part of the RAF 100 celebrations marking the Centenary of the Royal Air Force (RAF) throughout 2018.
Sun 6 May

More details - Afternoon Tea (April)
Treat yourself to a wonderful home-baked afternoon tea in the grand setting of The House at Shuttleworth. Formerly the home of the Shuttleworth family The House will be open for viewing, with room stewards on hand to tell you more about the history of the family and Old Warden park. Pre-book only.
The House at Shuttleworth, Old Warden Park, Nr Biggleswade
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Parkland Tour
Join us for a walk through time around the parkland of the Shuttleworth Estate. Learn about its historical features and uses as well as its modern day management and preservation. Please note, this is a two hour walk for competent walkers.
The House, Shuttleworth, Old Warden Park
Wed 25 Apr

More details - Probing Peakirk’s Past: The Archaeology of a Fen-edge Settlement
A talk by Dr Avril Lumley-Prior for the Middle Nene Archaeological Group Peakirk is a rural settlement on the western margins of Borough Fen, formerly in the Soke of Peterborough, Northamptonshire, now in Cambridgeshire.
Oundle Methodist Church, Drumming Well Lane, Oundle
Fri 4 May

More details - The Literary Heritage of Northamptonshire - a talk by Ian Addis
The Literary Heritage of Northamptonshire - a talk by Ian Addis. More than 70 poets, playwrights, novelists and historians are featured in The Literary Heritage of Northamptonshire, the book on which this talk is based.
Barton Seagrave Village Hall, Bertone Road - turn off Polewell Lane at Redrow Homes then first left turn
Wed 9 May

More details - Mad Hatters Tea Party
Watch Morris and Maypole dancing displays at our Mad Hatter’s Tea Party event, with opportunities to join in during timed afternoon sessions. Enjoy crafts, storytelling and, new for 2018, a magic show!
The Swiss Garden, Old Warden, Bedfordshire
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Exploring the Creative Spirit
A series of four workshops running over four consecutive weeks where artistic expression, spirituality and meditation combine. We will work together to encourage and support to re-awaken our inner artist by using different creative exercises, art activities and discussion each week.
The Old School Hall, The Square, Yardley Hastings
Sat 21 Apr, Sat 28 Apr, Sat 5 May, Sat 12 May

More details - Friday Arts Club
Our Friday Art Club is a full day for you to bring the art work of your choice, share the space with others and spend the day creating. Whether you want to sculpt, paint, draw, doodle or make - we should be able to accommodate you. The session is untutored but help is available. Bring your own materials.
The Old School Hall, The Square, Yardley Hastings
Fri 27 Apr, Sat 26 May, Sat 23 Jun