See what’s on across the Advertiser and Review region.
Celebrity organ recital by Ian Tracey, 7.30pm at Buckingham Parish Church. Tickets £10 (main church), £5 (under 18) on the door or from church office or reservations by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monday, May 5
10-mile road race and five-mile fun run, starts on the Green, registration opens at 10am, 10-mile starts at 10.40am, five-mile starts at 11am, all runners must enter on the day, but unaccompanied under-18s must sign an entry form, fun run - adults £5, under 18s £2 and under 5s £1, 10-mile entry fee is £8, more details from Bernard Garbe, race secretary on 01280 814434.
Tuesday, May 6
Brackley and District Flower Club flower demonstration, Evenley Village Hall, 7.30pm, with Ann Anson on alternative arrangements, call Wendy on 01280 822994.
Wednesday, May 7
Brackley & District History Society, 7.30pm, Methodist Church, Stephen Wass on Farnborough Hall – The Development of a Georgian Estate. Refreshments will be served after the talk. Details from the secretary, 07917401228 or brackleyhistorysociety@hot mail.com.
Thursday, May 8
Bonhams talk and valuation evening, 7.30pm the Old Gaol. Talk by Simon Davies from Bonhams and public valuation or identification of your item. Tickets £5 from the museum shop. 01280 823020.
The Winslow Players presents Habeas Corpus, a hilarious farce by Alan Bennett, Winslow Public Hall, May 8 to 10, seating at tables, licensed bar, doors open 7.30pm. Tickets from Jennie Wren’s Tea Room, Winslow or 07745 223365 or info@ winslowplayers.co.uk.
Future and ongoing events
Concert by Poetic Licence, 7.30pm, May 9, in the Methodist Church, Chapel Road, chorus numbers and solos, poetry, prose and music. Tickets £7.50 including refreshments, available from 01295 711082 and possibly on the evening.
Flower Group of Winslow Parish Church Paddington Bear Marmalade and More coffee morning, May 10, 9.30am to noon, in the St Laurence Room, marmalade, jams, preserves, cakes, plants, cards.
Spring fair and plant sale, The Great Barn, May 13, in aid of Katharine House Hospice, 9.30am to 3pm.
Stroudies Strollers Relay for Life team, May 17, 100k and 60k cycle rides leaving from Buckingham via back roads and lanes where possible, entry is £10 which includes insurance and tea and cake, email john.circuit@ btinternet.com or cathy email@example.com.
Stewkley Singers presents The Creation, by Joseph Haydn, with the Wigmore Chamber Orchestra and the chorus of Stewkley Singers, May 18, 7.30pm, at St Michael’s Church, tickets £12 (under 19 £6), Julia Sims 01525 240671 or Jean Spier 01525 240570.
St Michael’s Church, May 23, 7.30pm, LYRA vocal ensemble from St Petersburg, reserved seats £10 centre aisles, £6 side aisles from Crofts’ Stores in Silverstone or from firstname.lastname@example.org.