What’s on

Diary Dates
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See what’s on across the Advertiser and Review region

Today, Friday


Community Cinema showing of Untouchable, from 7.30pm, Rose Room, Winslow Centre.


Farthinghoe Workers’ Educational Association, America in the Jazz Age, £52.50 for 10 meetings from September 20 at Farthinghoe Village Hall, 7.30pm to 9pm, contact Lin Deeley on 01295 711938.

Blakesley and Woodend

7.30pm for 8pm, Sing-along Grease, prize for best dressed, tickets £4, ring Angela Locke 01327 860594 to reserve tickets.

Tomorrow, Saturday


Helmon Dog Show, gates open at the sports club, Wappenham Road, from 10.30am, classes from 11am, barbecue, bar and light refreshments. Dog pod service available to get your dog looking its best! Doggie tombola and other stalls and activities, flyball demonstration, all proceeds to Helmdon Acorns Pre-School.


Hardy Plant Society meeting on A History of Barnsdale, Winslow Centre, 2.15pm, £4 for visitors, Paul Radcliffe, 01280 813352.

Monday, September 23


Bingo at West End Bowls Club, from 7.30pm, everyone welcome.


Coffee morning, Old Gaol, eighth anniversary of becoming a Fairtrade town, 10am to noon.

Wednesday, September 25


Buckingham and District Archaeological and Historical Society, September 25, 7.30pm, Room MB1, Masons Building, Hunter Street, University of Buckingham, Bruce Smith on drovers’ routes.

Thursday, September 26


Learn to partner dance, all ages, beginners welcome, 7.30pm to 11pm, call Cheryl on 07713 631155, Waddesdon Hall, High Street, free entry and membership on your first night, every Thursday.

Future and ongoing events


Macmillan fundraising, September 27, 2pm to 4pm, at Akeley Village Hall, refreshments, cake, a raffle, prizes include a meal for two at the Bull and Butcher, a painting by local artist Zoe Day, a pair of silver and gold daisy earrings by Aneata Boote design.

Preston Bissett

World’s Biggest Coffee Morning for Macmillan Cancer at Preston Bissett Cricket Club, September 27, 10.30am to 2.30pm. Snacks made to order. Bring toddlers for a play while you have a chat with friends. All contributions of cakes/biscuits readily accepted.


September 28, free creative prayer event, 11am to 11pm, at Buckingham Parish Church, run by the parish church, St Bernardine’s R/C and Well Street United Church. Refreshments available.


Twinning Association murder mystery evening, September 28, 7.30pm in the Community Centre. Tickets £8.50 including supper, Sue Watkins 01280 816266 or sue@mkteddy.com.


October 1, illustrated talk at the Old Gaol, 7.30pm.

John Sunderland on All The Business of War, 1913 British Army Manoeuvres. Tickets £5 from the Old Gaol, 01280 823020.


October 4, quiz night at the Old Gaol, 7.30pm. Teams of four, can be made up on the night, £4.50pp. Tea/coffee in interval. BYO alcohol, 01280 823020.