What's On In and Around Southwell

Today to Fri 28 Oct by date within - 20 + miles

Art Exhibition by Alison C Clark

Attenborough Nature Centre will be exhibiting the art of Alison C Clark during the month of September.
Attenborough Nature Reserve, Barton Lane, Attenborough, Nottingham NG9 6DY Details >
Today

Newark Book Festival at The Hopbarn - Jon McGregor Talk & Signing

Jon McGregor joins Newark Book Festival at The Hopbarn for and in-conversation talk & signing. Born in Bermuda and raised in the UK, Jon McGregor is an award-winning author and short story...
Hopyard Farm, Hockerwood Lane, Upton Road, Southwell NG25 0PZ Details >
Sat 1 Oct

Mansfield & Ashfield Wildlife Watch: World Wide Web

Swap ‘Screen Time’ for Green Time! If you’re 7 to 13 years old, why not join us to find out more about the natural world at one of our free events!
St Mark’s Church Hall, Nottingham Road, Mansfield NG18 1BP Details >
Sat 1 Oct

The Big Jump

Our annual skydive day is back for 2022. Imagine leaving your worries behind you and skydiving from 10,000 feet. Feeling the thrill and adrenaline as you jump and soar through the skies.
Langar Airfield, Harby Road, Langar, Nottingham NG13 9HY Details >
Sat 1 Oct

Nottinghamshire Book Fair

The Nottinghamshire Book and Postcard Fair has moved from Farndon to Patchings Art Centre at Calverton where it will continue with many of the familiar bookdealers and some new.
Patchings Art Centre, Oxton Road, Calverton, Nottingham NG14 6NU Details >
Sun 2 Oct

Clumber Park Memory Walk

Memory Walk is back for 2022, are you ready to walk? Memory Walk is a family-friendly, sponsored walk, for individuals, or friends and family groups. It’s free to sign up and open to all.
Clumber Park Worksop, S80 3AZ Details >
Sun 2 Oct

Wildlife conservation around the world

Barbara Meyer provides a fascinating run-down of different approaches to wildlife conservation, and the advantages and disadvantages of each.
Newark Library, Beaumond Gardens, Baldertongate, Newark NG24 1UW Details >
Thu 6 Oct

Wildlife in Finland

Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust South Notts Group Talk: Wildlife in Finland - Cate Barrow Join us for our first talk of the winter, when Cate will feature spring and summer wildlife, with images
Talk delivered via Zoom NG1 1EA Details >
Thu 6 Oct

Perchance to Dream

Bingham and District Choral Society present Perchance to Dream. Songs from Shakespeare and by Ivor Novello with Shirley Overbury (Soprano) Simon Lumby (Tenor) Michael Overbury (piano...
Bingham Parish Church NG13 8AL Details >
Sat 8 Oct

British National Ploughing Championships & Country Festival

Over 240 champion ploughmen and women taking part over the weekend with modern tractors, lots of different vintage tractors, horticultural and magnificent heavy horses.
Chatsworth Estate, Glapwell, North East Derbyshire S44 5QE Details >
Sat 8 Oct and Sun 9 Oct

Rushcliffe Wildlife Watch: Nature's Myths and Legends

Find out more about the secrets within our woodlands. The fables in our natural world. Are you brave enough to meet a Boggart?
Rushcliffe Country Park, Mere Way, Ruddington, Nottingham. Meet at the Education Room (behind the Ranger’s office) NG11 6JS Details >
Sat 8 Oct

Idle Valley Wildlife Watch Group

Wildlife Watch groups offer a fun, wild and fantastic time for kids aged 8-12, and we have groups which meet up every month across the county. Please contact us at idlewatch@nottswt.co.
Idle Valley Nature Reserve, North Road, Retford DN22 8RQ Details >
Sat 8 Oct

Dick & Dom In Da Bungalow

To celebrate 20 years since cult hit TV show ‘Da Bungalow’ hit our screens – quadruple Bafta award winners Dick & Dom are back with an extensive UK tour.
Theatre Royal Nottingham: Theatre Square, Nottingham NG1 5ND Details >
Sun 9 Oct

Long Eaton Mind Body Spirit Event

Just off the M1 on the outskirts of Nottingham and close reach to Derby, this smaller event of ours is ideal for a relaxing day out. Set within the Novotel Hotel, let us take your stress away.
Novotel Nottingham Derby Hotel Bostocks Lane Long Eaton NG10 4EP Details >
Sun 9 Oct

A Suburban Garden Throughout The Year with Mike Davey

If you need ideas on how to improve your garden, this is the talk for you! Mike transformed a derelict wilderness into a garden full of year round interest, which is wildlife friendly and organic...
Trent Vale Infant School, Trent Road, Beeston Rylands, Nottingham NG9 1LP Details >
Mon 10 Oct

Birds of Prey Walk

A three hour photo walk in the stunning surroundings of Sherwood Forest.We'll be meeting at around 4pm in the ancient and picturesque location of Sherwood Forest (depending on the time of year...
Sherwood Hideaway NG22 9EB Details >
Tue 11 Oct

Ken Godfrey`s Central Jazz Band at Risley Park Jazz Club

Lunchtime Jazz continues fortnightly at The Risley Park Jazz Club on Wednesday August 31st with Ken Godfrey`s Central Jazz Band.
The Risley Park Inn, Derby Road, Risley. (Near M1 jct 25) DE72 3SS Details >
Wed 12 Oct, Wed 26 Oct

Opticron Demo Day (Attenborough Nature Reserve)

A chance to try before you buy! Test out binoculars and scopes with experts on hand before you purchase in real field conditions at Attenborough Nature Centre.
Attenborough Nature Reserve, Barton Lane, Attenborough, Nottingham NG9 6DY Details >
Fri 14 Oct, Fri 18 Nov

Cabaret Best of Both Burlesque Comedy Magic Variety Show Nottingham

Experience this incredible Honey Cabaret Burlesque, Comedy, Song & Magic Variety Theatre Show in Nottingham!
Alea Casino, 108 Upper Parliament Street, Nottingham NG1 6LF Details >
Sat 15 Oct

Using the Field Guide to identify Bryophytes (mosses and liverworts)

Discover how to identify, collect, and record bryophytes in the field on this two day course. Saturday 15th will be based in the Attenborough Nature Centre conference room.
Attenborough Nature Reserve, Barton Lane, Attenborough, Nottingham NG9 6DY Details >
Sat 15 Oct and Sun 16 Oct

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