It’s jingle bells all the way over the next couple of weeks in the Advertiser and Review region.
Christmas shopping extravaganza, in aid of Tingewick Pre-school, from 7pm, in Tingewick Primary School.
Fashion show, Syresham Village Hall, 7.30pm, in aid of Philippines Disaster Appeal, tickets £5 from Syresham Post Office or via www.syreshamvillage.com.
Until November 29, Christmas art exhibition by Michele Field, Brackley Library, Manor Road.
Winslow Community Cinema screening of The Blue Gardenia, music from Nat King Cole, complementary cocktail, 7.30pm in the Rose Room, Winslow Centre.
Towcester and District Art Society Christmas exhibition, town hall, 9am to 5pm, Sunday, 10am to 4.30pm, free admission, refreshments, raffle.
Buckingham Christmas light switch-on, 6pm, outside the Old Gaol. Mayor Ruth Newell to switch on the lights with special guest, Father Christmas, artisan food and gift fair in the Cattle Pens and Victorian kitchen behind Clay’s Butchers during the day.
St James School Christmas fair, 2pm to 4pm.
Christmas fair at the Royal Latin School , 10am to noon.
Christmas fair, 10am to 3.30pm, St Laurence Room, cakes, Christmas items, raffles, street organ. In the church, refreshments, entertainment, childrens play area.
Winslow Combined School Christmas fair, 9.45am to noon, Father Christmas in an open top car, mayor David Barry to open the fair, Winslow Public Hall, stalls, Father Christmas’ grotto, music from Great Horwood Silver Band (training band).
Future and ongoing events
Rotary carol concert, December 5, St Bernadine’s Church, 8pm, with a band and return of the Walton High Youth Choir, sherry and mince pies/freewill offering.
Father Christmas at the Old Gaol, 11am-2.30pm, December 7, 8, 14, 15 and 21. £3.50 per child including gift and Christmas crafts to do. Christmas competition around the museum from December 7, 50p plus usual admission. 01280 823020.
Buckingham Choral Society concert, December 7, Orchestra of Stowe Opera, SS Peter and Paul, 8pm, tickets £15, £13 concession, £5 under 18s, available from Tourist Information Centre or www.wegottickets.com.
Charity Christmas market at The Three Conies, 11am to 3pm, December 7.
Thornborough and Nash Pre-School Merry Market, December 14, 2-5pm in Thornborough Village Hall, gift stalls, food and Santa’s grotto.
Old Gaolers evening of Victorian Ghost stories, December 14, 7.30pm, at the Old Gaol, tickets available from Canvas.
Lenborough Singers perform On a Winter’s Night, at St Bernadine’s Church, Chandos Road, December 15, 2.30pm and 7.30pm, tickets £7.50 from Bartletts Tearooms, members of the choir and Guy Hawking, 07742 016046 or firstname.lastname@example.org.