What’s on

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Tomorrow, Saturday


Book launch with local author Mick Foden, 2.30pm, Buckingham Library, £1 per ticket available from the library.


Hamilton House summer fete, 2pm to 4pm, vintage tractors, tombola, games, raffle and refreshments, free entry.


St Michael’s Church Fete, 2pm to 4pm, in the paddock at the rear of 69 Little London, dog display, archery, raffle, other stalls, money to go towards upkeep of the church.


7.30pm. Consensio Concert singing at Brackley Methodist Church. Tickets on door £6, in aid of Katharine House Hospice, refreshments available.

Monday, June 10


Swan and Pen Literary Society, Professor Jane Ridley on The Thrills and Spills of Writing Biography, Radcliffe Centre, 7.30pm.


Moretonville FC AGM, meeting starts 7.30pm in the Ian Fairbairn Lecture Theatre, on the corner of Station Road and Chandos Road. All parents welcome

Thursday, June 13


Meet volunteers and dogs from Dogs for the Disabled, Dogs for the Visually Impaired and Medical Detection Dogs at Buckingham library, 10.30am, see a demonstration of the PC for the visually impaired.

Future and ongoing events


The Core group of nine artists exhibiting new and original work - glass, ceramics, paper sculpture, printmaking, photography, textiles and jewellery, meet the artists, free draw for a framed scenic photograph, Chantry Chapel, June 8 to 16, open daily 10am to 5pm, closes 4pm on June 16. Free entry. See thecoregroupart.wordpress.com/.


June 15, Candleford Beer Festival & Fayre, Fringford Cricket Green, in aid of Fringford Church Restoration Fund, noon to 11pm, £10 entry to beer tent includes commemorative glass and £6 beer tokens (equivalent of two pints).


Ceilidh, June 15, Buckingham Community Centre, 8pm, dancing to Sleeping Moggy. Tickets £10 which includes a ploughman’s supper, available from the Old Gaol or Geoff Shaw on 01280 812457. Licensed bar available.

Preston Bissett

Buckingham and District Angling Association open junior match, Woodfield Lake, June 15, draw at 1.30pm, fishing 2pm to 4.30pm, presentation and barbecue 5pm, 50p to enter, bring your own fishing tackle and bait.


Open garden at The Old Dairy, Leckhampstead to Maids Moreton Road, cream teas, homemade cakes, off road parking, proceeds to air ambulance, June 16 and August 11, 3pm to 6pm, details 01280 822150 or 07719 719288.

Preston Bissett

Come and try angling sessions with Buckingham and District Angling Association, Woodfields Lake, 2pm to 4pm, ten children per session, tickets from Seahawks, Brewery Houses, 4 Castle Street, details info@bdaafishing.org.uk.


Car boot, June 23, on Souldern playing field in aid of village hall. Boots £7 per pitch, free parking, hall open for hotdogs, bacon butties, teas and homemade cakes from 8am to 1pm. Any donations to Katharine House Hospice welcome. For details call 01869 345874. Guide dogs only please.