What’s on

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See what’s on across the Advertiser and Review region

Tomorrow, Saturday


10am to 4pm. Civic Day at the Old Gaol with The Buckingham Society. Tours with Ed Grimsdale, book your place at The Museum Shop. Museum entry free, Friends of The Old Gaol Museum raffle outside the Old Gaol (inside if wet). More info at buckinghamsociety.org.uk.


Cream tea and craft fair, 2pm, Shalstone Church.


Pig and nut roast, in aid of St Mary’s Church, on the village green, salads, potatoes, puddings, licensed bar, from 6.30pm, tickets £10 adults, £3.50 children five to 15 and under fives free, 01280 860419.


Scarecrow festival, open gardens and art exhibition in the village hall, Saturday and Sunday, 10am to 5.30pm, Steptoe and Son sale at the chapel and car boot sale.


Summer fair, St James and St John School, village hall, noon to 3pm, meet the donkeys, barbecue, refreshments and other activities.

Preston Bissett

Come and try angling sessions with Buckingham and District Angling Association, Woodfields Lake, June 22 and July 13, 2pm to 4pm, 10 children per session, tickets from Seahawks, Brewery Houses, 4 Castle Street, details info@bdaafishing.org.uk.

Sunday, June 23


Young Variety, 11.30am to 6pm, Buckingham Athletic Sports and Social Club, Stratford Fields, performances by Buckingham schools, music and dance with Ellie Ray and Casual Panic, free entry, proceeds to Alec’s Angels and Motor Neurone Disease, stalls, licensed bar, burger van.


Car boot, 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. Donations to Katharine House Hospice welcome. Call 01869 345874. Guide dogs only.


Food and drink festival, 11am to 4pm, local produce, village hall and Crown pub, ales, wines and spirits, barbecue.

Monday, June 24


Bingo, West End Bowls Club, from 7.30pm, everybody welcome.

Future and ongoing events


The Core group of nine artists exhibition, 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/.


Fundraiser in aid of Buckingham Pre-school Playgroup, UB40 tribute act supported by RDG and DJ JASPA, surprise special guest, June 29, 7.30pm, Old Town Hall, tickets from Villiers Hotel reception, details www.waynopromo.co.uk.


July 6, open garden, riverside garden of Barbara Edmondson, 11am to 4.30pm in aid of Buckingham Old Gaol. 5 Bostock Gardens, West Street, Buckingham. Entry £3. Refreshments and garden quiz. 01280 823020.


Brackley Lodge Nursing Home fete, bric-a-brac, wisdom pot, tea, barbecue, July 6, 1.30pm to 4.30pm, 01280 700062.


Fun day to raise cash for new menage, Hoofprints, Buckingham Road, July 14, from noon, stalls, face painting, bouncy castle, parking at the football club.