A cottage garden where perennials and grasses are grouped creatively together amongst gravel paths, complementing one another to create a natural look. Some unusual plants and quirky oddities create a different and colourful informal garden. Lots of flowers for cutting, and a shop in the barn.
John Sime and Friends - An evening of acoustic roots blues music with John following his fabulous solo concert last year. Now he’s joined by three other fine musicians: Mike Permaker, Brian Ogden and Dougie Chapman.
Warmington Village Hall, Church Street, Warmington, Peterborough
This May half-term investigate Lyveden’s wilder inhabitants with free trails, worksheets and activity sessions. There are plenty of opportunities to get closer to nature during Lyveden Alive week. Enjoy a different activity every day! Booking Not Needed.
Bring Dad along to make a kite this Father’s Day at Lyveden. After all that hard work, treat him to a Workers Nuncheon in the Cottage tea room so you’re ready to head back out and see how high your kite can fly! Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
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.
Following the huge success of ‘The Three Inch Fools’ extraordinary performance last year we are pleased to let you know that they will be performing Hamlet, at St Peters Church, Lowick on Thursday 14th June 2017 @7pm.
Our garden tour hosted by our Head Gardener Andrew Jones is a must for gardening enthusiasts. This popular tour takes approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes and can accommodate a group of up to 20 people. Andrew’s horticultural and historical knowledge of the garden will have the visitor gripped from start to finish.
Take a trip down the rabbit hole with Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as they present the classic tale of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Join Alice as she stumbles into the magical world of Wonderland and meet a whole host of colourful characters.
2 styles of planting showing how to make a garden complement the building it surrounds. Molesworth House is an old rectory garden with everything that you’d both expect and hope for, given its Victorian past. There are surprising corners to this traditional take on a happy and relaxed, yet also formal garden.
Keep May Bank Holiday free for Easton on the Hill’s Gala Weekend. It has something for everyone – a great family event with some equally enjoyable evening entertainment.
This year the theme will be a nostalgic and traditional village weekend of events, as a nod to the 100th anniversary of the end of WW1.
Blue Bell pub and village playing fields, Easton on the Hill, near Stamford
Artists and makers around Rutland will be opening their studios on weekends in June, also there will be an exhibition showing works by local artists at the Rutland Museum in Oakham from 23rd May to 16th June (usual museum opening times, see website) Most works will be for sale.
Various venues around the county, including the Museum in Oakham
Alconbury Weston Village Fun Day!
Sunday 3rd June 2018
12 - 4pm
Alconbury Weston Village Green
Food and Fun on the Village Green as the Tour Of Cambridgeshire passes through the village! Bring along a picnic blanket and cheer on the cycles!
Join in the fun with Alconbury Weston’s annual yard sale!
Saturday 2nd June 2018
FREE to join! Set up a stall on your garden/garage/driveway and sell your pre-loved items! Please email email@example.com to register your address!
On Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd June 2018, Stamford Race for Life will bring thousands of women together to support Cancer Research UK’s life-saving research. Just by signing up you’ll make a difference and whether you raise £10 or £200, every penny matters.
Race for Life 5k is great for all ages.
You’re invited to join our Opening Night of the summer season! Enjoy an outdoor cinema experience at Stanwick Lakes at a special BARGAIN!
All adult tickets REDUCED to £9.50 to have a great night out with us - Saturday May 26!
The outdoor cinema experience returns to the lake-side amphitheatre! The LUNA FLIX summer season continues with Marvel’s boldest and most audacious movie yet! Rated as one of the best, and certainly funniest, superhero adventures from the Marvel universe - see it on a HUGE outdoor screen!
The outdoor cinema experience returns to the lake-side amphitheatre! The summer season continues with the essential 80’s teen comedy-drama! Five high school students from different walks of life endure a weekend detention under a power-hungry teacher.
The outdoor cinema experience returns to the lake-side amphitheatre! The summer season continues with Simon Pegg’s classic comedy homage to the zombie genre on a HUGE outdoor screen! Dressing up optional but encouraged... ’get some red on you’!
In May we usually feature some of the finalists from Peterborough Music Festival, and this year we’re delighted to welcome Annie Wakefield, Amelia Glendinning and Sophie Lewis to the Glasshouse. All three are outstanding singer-songwriters, and each will perform for around 20 minutes in the first hour.
Riverside Bar, Key Theatre, Embankment Road, Peterborough
Presented here is a unique opportunity to hear a comprehensive selection of chart hits America’s biggest pop band ever recorded including: God Only Knows - Good Vibrations - I Get Around - Surfin’ USA - Fun Fun Fun - California Girls - Sloop John B and many more that you will surely know and by the end of the evening
Peterborough is old. Really old. This year our glorious cathedral celebrates its 900th birthday and we’re throwing the entire city a party!
‘This Is Peterborough’ is a very special kind of garden party. Join us in the Peterborough Cathedral Precincts, bring your own picnic and prepare for a summer evening of fun!
The UK’s ‘Best Vintage Fair’ returns to Peterborough Cathedral this June!
Find unique, handpicked quality goods with stalls of vintage fashion, accessories, home, collectables and more from some of the UK’s finest vintage traders.
A fun-filled immersive spectacular for all the family. Experience the excitement, thrills and spills of Circus Hassani live on stage while sitting in the comfort of the beautiful Art Deco style auditorium of The Broadway Theatre.
The will be our 4th Food and Drink Festival in Stamford, following the success of previous years, we will returning to Stamford. The setting will once again be The Meadows, beside the River Welland, to celebrate the best of local, regional, national and international products.
Stamford flower Club invite you to enjoy talented demonstrator , Shirley Henderson, create at least 5 artistic flower arrangements on the theme ’A Night on the Town’. She will also be passing on tips and telling anecdotes. Large screen video to enhance details. All the arrangements are raffled.
Constantly evolving acre rear garden of C17 cottage (not open). Early spring garden with snowdrops and hellebores, summer and autumn mixed borders, and many obelisks and containers, kitchen garden, herb bed, rambling roses, at least 60 different hostas, all giving varied interest from Feb through to Oct.
A family funday with bouncy castle, inflatable slide, roundabouts and a large inflatable colour maze. For the more adventurous there will be archery amongst other traditional games. For the motoring enthusiast there will be members of Kettering Modified Car Club and classic cars.
Dear Zoo the timeless children’s classic book makes its stage premiere.
Rod Campbell’s best-selling lift the flap book has delighted generations of young readers since it was first published in 1982. And has sold more than 8 million copies worldwide.
The Kast off Kinks are actual former members of the legendary band ‘The Kinks’, back together playing great music and re-living the good times whilst keeping the songs alive that made The Kinks a household name.
The Dreamboys are back for their 2018 UK tour.
The Dreamboys are without a shadow of a doubt the UK’s top male strip show, perfect for a girls night out with all your friends. Their showcase is unquestionably the most famous male stripper act the UK has ever produced.
The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain has become a global sensation and nothing short of a UK national treasure. ‘Heresy II Heritage’, their new tour, charts the Uke’s rise from curiosity to virtuosity, from village hall to the Royal Albert Hall.
Some of the UK’s best bodybuilders and fitness models will be competing to qualify for the 2018 Physical Culture Association (PCA) Finals in October. Includes all PCA men’s and women’s classes including Junior, Novice, Bikini, Men’s Physique, Muscle Model, Ladies’ Figure, Masters and more.
From the Sports Centre Car Park or from Stockerston Rd pass through the School West Quad with its dramatic paving, planting and sculptures. On exiting onto Stockerston Rd, diagonally to the R is Hillside, a 1 acre S facing garden with spring fed pond, terraces and patio, orchard, vegetable garden & woodland walk.
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