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  • Saffron Walden Museum

    Saturday, August 11, 2018 - 10:00am to Sunday, September 23, 2018 - 4:00pm

    Saffron Walden Museum, Worlds under Glass, Adventures in Taxidermy 11 August -23 September for full details of events please visit the website or come to the museum. 

    Venue: 
    Saffron Museum, Museum Street, Saffron Walden, Essex CB10 1JL
  • Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Ernest

    Thursday, August 16, 2018 -
    7:00pm to 10:00pm

    Presented by This is my Theatre, The Importance of Being Ernest at St Mary's Church Stansted Mountfitchet on Thursday 16th August from 7pm.  
    Tickets in advance £8.00 and £10.00 tickets can be brought from www.thisismytheatre.com or 07732 253311

    Venue: 
    St Mary's Church, Stansted Mountfitchet, Essex,
  • Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

    Friday, August 17, 2018 -
    6:30pm to 10:30pm

    Chapterhouse Theatre Company, Open Air Garden Theatre. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland adapted by Laura Turner - Audley End House and Gardens.  Audley End House and Gardens, Audley End Road, Saffron Walden, Essex CB11 4JF  On Friday 17th August 7.30pm Tickets from English Heritage Booking Line 0370 333 1181. See tickets 0871 220 0260 or www.seetickets.com Information from Audley End House 01799 522 842  Please bring your own rug or low backed seating.

    Adult prices £16, Child £10, family (2 adults and 2 children) £46. 

    10% discount for parties of 10 or more.

    Venue: 
    Audley End House and Gardens, Audley End Road, Saffron Walden, Essex CB11 4JF
  • The Royal Navy Association - Evening of Music and Song

    Friday, August 17, 2018 -
    7:00pm to 11:00pm

    The Royal Navy Association invites you to an evening of nostalgic music and song. Songs by Swingtime Sweethearts together with Micky Driver. At UIgley Village Hall on Friday 17th August 2018 7pm for 7.30pm  in aid of "The Not Forgotton Association" helping disabled Service Personnel.  Tickets£9

    light refreshments included.  Tickets are available from Cyril Banks 01279 656 396 or at the door.

    Venue: 
    Ugley Village Hall, Old Cambridge Road, Bishop's Stortford, Herts, CM22 6HZ
  • Benslow Music Concert Series

    Friday, August 17, 2018 -
    8:00pm to 11:00pm

    Benslow Concert Series presents Pagoda Project:  Paul Hutchinson and Karen Wimhurst.  On Friday 17th August 2018 at 8pm. The Pagoda Project brings together a unique blend of traditional folk music with jazz improvisation to create a warm and dynamic sound. 

    Tickets £15, Pre-concert dining £20 free entry for under 27's 

    Contact: 

    Telephone: 01462 459 446 or email: info@benslowmusic.org

    www.benslowmusic.org

    Venue: 
    Benslow Music, Hitchin, Herts SG4 9RB
  • Bishop's Stortford Model Railway Exhibition

    Saturday, August 18, 2018 -
    10:30am to 4:30pm

    Bishop's Stortford Model Railway Society presents at Birchwood High School on Saturday 18th August from 10.30am - 4.30pm layouts in popular scales, including vintage, Models engineering steam rides outside. Parking and refreshments.

    Adults £5, Children (5-16), £2 Family ( 2+2 or 1+3 ) £10. Check website for more details.  http://bsrs.webplus,net

    Venue: 
    Birchwood High School Parsonage Lane, Bishop's Stortford, Herts, CM23 5BD
  • Isabel Hospice Gin Club Festival

    Saturday, August 18, 2018 -
    6:00pm to 11:00pm

    Join us on Saturday 18th August 2018 at Hertford Cricket Club, Balls Park, Hangroves Road, Hertford, Herts SG13 8AN, with Hertford Gin Club for a tasting evening! Sip G & T while watching the last few overs before indulging in a hog roast.   Then enjoy more gin !  (soft drinks, wine and beer will also available). There will be live music and an auction in aid of Isabel Hospice!  Ticket price is £15 for more information please contact Cheryl on 01707 382 540 . 

    Venue: 
    Hertford Cricket Club, Balls Park, Hangroves Road, Hertford, SG13 8AN
  • Sworders Field Wellbeing Day Event

    Sunday, August 19, 2018 -
    10:00am to 4:00pm

    Starting at 10am -4pm free activities 

  • Herts and Essex Country Fair, Dog Show and Heavy Horse Show

    Sunday, August 19, 2018 -
    10:30am to 5:00pm

    Herts and Essex Country Fair on Sunday 19th August 2018 in The Park at Brent Pelham, Buntingford, Herts SG9 0AT 

    Come along and see:

    Hound parade, terrier and lurcher show, family dog show, dog agility & dog obedience competitions, gundog display and scurry, sheepdog display, display of falconry, heavy horse show and display, vintage tractors, ferret display, stalls and children's activities and funfair.  

    Hogroast, teas, bbq and bar.

    Entrance price adults £8, under 18's £3 and under 5's free.

    Venue: 
    Herts and Essex Country Fair, The Park, Brent Pelham, Buntingford, Herts SG9 0AT
  • Friends of St Mary's Summer Tea Party

    Sunday, August 19, 2018 -
    1:00pm to 4:00pm

    Come and join on Sunday 19th August 2018 from 1pm at St Mary's Church, Stansted Mountfitchet, a Summer Tea Party. To include, The Stansted Mountfitchet Strummers performing 2-2.45 and 3-15-4pm refreshments available, free entry but donations welcome.

    Venue: 
    St Mary's Church, Stansted Mountfitchet, Essex,
  • Raleigh Mount National Trust

    Sunday, August 19, 2018 -
    2:00pm to 5:00pm

    On Sunday 19th August 2018 2pm  Dot Productions will be performing Oscar Wilde's A Woman of No Importance in the outdoor setting of Rayleigh Mount. Rayleigh Mount was once a significant Norman Motte and Bailey Castle, but is now a lovely setting for wildlife viewing and scenic walks.  Tickets £12.

    Venue: 
    Rayleigh Mount
  • Try Canoeing with Grove Cottage and Bishop's Stortford Canoe Club

    Tuesday, August 21, 2018 -
    12:45pm to 3:45pm

    Come and give canoeing a try with Grove Cottage and Bishop's Stortford Canoe Club on Tuesday 21 August 2018 from 12.45 to 3.45pm on the River Stort beside Riverside House, near the Registrar Office, 2 Hockeril Street, Bishop's Stortford, Herts, CM23 2DL.  

    Minimum 5 years and above, all abilities. Subject to availabilty and coach's discretion.  Only £5 a go cash only.  No need to book, register on the tow path next to Riverside House, opposite paddling pool.   All proceeds go to Grove Cottage. Please wear clothes you don't mind getting wet and flat shoes.  

    For more information www.stortfordcanoe.org.uk/grovecottage.html

    or email: sue@mencapgrovecottage.org

    Venue: 
    Riverside House, Bishop's Stortford Register Office, 2 Hockerill Street, Herts, CM23 2DL
  • Bats and More at Southern Country Park

    Tuesday, August 21, 2018 -
    7:30pm to 9:30pm

    On Tuesday 21st August 7.30pm to 9.30pm Join Countryside Management Service on a guided walk around Southern Country Park. We will look out for night time visitors to the park and hopefully spot a few bats along the way. Booking is essential.

    For more information.  wwww.hertfordshire.gov.uk/walksandmore or call 01992 588 433 

    Venue: 
    Southern Country Park
  • Isabel Hospice Mont Blanc Trek -Information Evening

    Tuesday, August 21, 2018 -
    8:30pm to 10:30pm

    On 21st August 6.30pm Living Well with Isabel Hospice Community Hub, Hall Grove, Welwyn Garden City, Herts AL7 4PH.  Join us on one of our biggest challenges yet - trekking through 3 countries in 3 days!!

    In September 2019 Team Isabel will embark on a challenge like no other visiting 3 countries in 3 days.  This is an adventure not to miss.!  Are you up for the challenge? Join us on Tuesday 21st August 2018 when Different Travel Company will be hosting an information evening giving more details about this AMAZING ADVENTURE. Ask as many questions as you like and perhaps meet some of the team you will be treking with next September!

    Please RSVP by contacting Megan on 01707 382 544

    Venue: 
    Living Well with Isabel Community Hub,Hall Grove, Welwyn Garden City, Herts AL7 4PH
  • Saffron Walden Museum Wonderful Wednesday's

    Wednesday, August 22, 2018 -
    10:00am to 5:00pm

    Saffron Walden Museum presents Saffron Walden Museum's Wonderful Wednesday. Mythical Beasts Collage  Wednesday 22nd August £1.50

    Venue: 
    Saffron Walden Museum
  • Isabel Hospice - Goatfest

    Friday, August 24, 2018 - 10:00am to Sunday, August 26, 2018 - 11:00pm

    On the August Bank Holiday weekend 24th- 26th August. Isbel Hospice presents Goatfest!  This 3 day event is in it's 10th year and is a family friendly festival located in Codicote, Herts.  This event raaises money for Isabel Hospice and Willow Foundation and supports the best in live music, street food and creativity. A massive £21,805 has been raised in the 10 years Goatfest has been run!  

    Tickets are on sale now at www.goatfestuk.com  

  • HatFILM - Hatfield Forest National Trust

    Friday, August 24, 2018 - 8:30pm to Sunday, August 26, 2018 - 11:15pm

    Enjoy the warm summer evenings with open air movie showings of some favourites as well as some all-time classics. Adults £10/child £8 (NT members park free).  

    La La Land on Friday 24th August 8.30pm -10.15pm

    The Bodyguard on Saturday 25th August 8.30pm -11.15pm

    Four Weddings and a Funeral on Sunday 26th August 8.30pm - 10.45pm

    Venue: 
    Hatfield Forest, Bushey End Road, Bishop's Stortford Herts CM22 6NE
  • Isabel Hospice Syd and Ell's Party for Peter

    Saturday, August 25, 2018 -
    12:00pm to 10:00pm

    On Saturday 25th August 2018 12pm - 10pm Syd and Ell are throwing a party in memory of Syd's grandad, Peter, on what would have been Peter's 70th birthday.  Everyone is welcome there will be a BBQ, ice cream van, stalls and live music! This event is in aid of Isabel Hopsice. For tickets go to wwwsydandelemerch.com

    Venue: 
    The Sun Inn, Common Road, Nazeing, Herts EN9 2DE
  • The Countess of Warwick Country Show

    Sunday, August 26, 2018 - 11:00am to Monday, August 27, 2018 - 5:00pm

    On 27- 28th over the August Bank Holiday from 11-5pm at The Church, Rectory & Manor Grounds at Little Easton nr Great Dunmow, CM6 2JJ. Parking £10 per car which includes show guide. No entry fee.

    Come along for an a fun family filled day at this annual show. Attractions include a chance to meet rare breed pigs, alpacas, chickens and majestic shire horses.  In the areana watch the Audley End Horse Display and Equestrian display.  Why not try the Tug-of-War, (audience participation definately required here)!

    There will be various childrens entertainments including face painting, bouncy castle, egg and spoon race or why not let them bounce off some energy in the sack race!  

    A horticultural Show and a Dog show will run both days (The Horticultural show includes a childrens section) and  will include cakes, art as well as flowers.  Stall to include crafts and charity stalls.  

    Music to include the hugely popular Fox, Wiggle and Sass returning for their second year.  and the brilliant Odessey Blues Band.

    And why not watch the Vintage Ploughing Match to see how it's done by the professionals!  There will also be a vintage display of cars.

    Please note: A Church Service will be held at 10.45am in the arena on Sunday 26th August

    Venue: 
    The Church, Rectory and Manor Grounds. Little Easton, Nr Great Dunmow, Essex, CM6 2JJ
  • The Gibberd Garden Music Day

    Monday, August 27, 2018 -
    11:30am to 6:00pm

    The Gibberd Garden presents Music Day. Our great friend Keef Jackman has kindly gathered together a variety of musicians to keep you entertained for the day.

    A family day - fun activities for children and more!

    Light lunches as well as our usual refreshments on Monday 27th Auguust 11.30am - 6pm

    Gates close at 7pm

    Adults £4  Concessions £3 Choildren £1 under 5's free

    Venue: 
    The Gibberd Garden, Marsh Lane, Harlow, Essex, CM17 0NA
  • Much Hadham Village Fete & Dog Show

    Monday, August 27, 2018 -
    12:00pm to 4:30pm

    Much Hadham Village Fete and Dog Show on Bank Holiday Monday 27th August 12 noon - 4.30pm

    Companion dog show, fun fair, bouncy castles, stalls, archery, brass band, games, interactive fun zone for kids, great food and drink and so much more.  Come along and join in the fun with all the family.

    This event successfully combines the traditional and modern elements for a truly entertaining afternoon of fun. 

    The well established Kennel club registered companion dog show attract owners from far and wide to compete in a wide range of classes and levels.

     

     

    Venue: 
    Much Hadham Village playing fields
  • Saffron Walden Museum Wonderful Wednesday's

    Wednesday, August 29, 2018 -
    10:00am to 5:00pm

    Saffron Walden's Museum presents Wonderful Wednesday's Paper Taxidermy bind up Wednesday  29th August . £1.50

    Venue: 
    Saffron Walden Museum
  • Buffy Bus Cammas Hall Farm

    Thursday, August 30, 2018 -
    10:00am to 5:00pm

    Cammas Hall Farm is going to be joined by the Buffy Play bus on Thursday 30th August.  The converted double decker bus is packed full of activities and games for the under 5's. Why not bring your little ones down to the farm for some fun on the bus!

    No booking required.

    Venue: 
    Cammas Hall Fruit Farm, Needham Green, Hatfield Broad Oak, Essex CM22 7jt
  • Isabel Hospice Ladies Charity Golf Day

    Friday, August 31, 2018 -
    8:30am to 1:30pm

    On Friday 31st August Isabel Hospice Ladies Charity Golf Day at Brocket Hall.  

    Brocket Hall Golf Club, Brocket Park, Welwyn Garden City, AL8 7XG

    Join us at Brocket Hall for the 22nd Anniversary of the Ladies' Open Gold Day, held in support of Isabel Hospice.  Tea, coffee and light refreshments will be available on arrival for all Isabel Hospice Golfers.  Upon returning from the course a two course lunch will be served.  The day will also feature a prize presentation, a goody bag to take home with you!  The Golf Academy will be available for players before their round and there will be a 2 Tee start on the Palmerston Course from 8.30am. Entry cost is £150 per pair.

    The Golf Academy will be available for players before their round.

    Golfers are welcome from any golf club. However each pair may only contain one Brocket Hall member.

    For more information or if you have any enquiries please contact Jan Leggetter at janleggetter@btconnect.com

     

     

    Venue: 
    Brocket Hall Golf Club, Brocket Park, Welwyn Garden City, Herts AL8 7XG
  • Benslow Music Concert Series

    Friday, August 31, 2018 -
    8:00pm to 11:00pm

    Benslow Concert series presents Whan String Quartet.  On Friday 31st Auguat 8pm, Playing Dvorak, Schulhoff and Schubert. Concert starts at 8pm 

    Tickets £15 Pre-concert Dining £20 Under 27's free

    Contact: www.benslowmusic.org

    01462 459 446 or info@benslowmusic.org

    Venue: 
    Benslow Music, Hitchin, Herts SG4 9RB

August 2018