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Tomorrow, Saturday


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 until January 4, 50p plus usual admission. 01280 823020.


Christmas bazaar at Hamilton House, 2pm to 4pm, opened by Buckingham Rainbows, raffle, tombola, festive fun.


Buckingham Choral Society concert, Orchestra of Stowe Opera, SS Peter and Paul, 8pm, tickets £15, £13 concession, £5 under 18s, from Tourist Information Centre or www.wegottickets.com.


Christmas psychic bazaar, The Clifton Centre, (beside Scout Hut), Ashdene Road, free parking, arts crafts, jewellery, chimes salt lamps, Buddhas, healing, refreshments and cakes, 10.30am to 4pm.

Thorpe Mandeville

Charity Christmas market at The Three Conies, 11am to 3pm.

Sunday, December 8


Father Christmas at the Old Gaol, 11am-2.30pm, £3.50 per child including gift and Christmas crafts to do. Christmas competition, Father Christmas will be back December 14, 15 and 21, 50p plus usual admission. 01280 823020.

Tuesday, December 10


Akeley Wood School baby & toddler group Christmas party, Wicken Park Road, 9.30am to 11am, come and join in the fun with a very special guest!

RSVP to 01908 571 231 or email joanne.cross@akeleywoodschool.co.uk.

Wednesday, December 11


Christmas team meeting for Cancer Research UK Relay For Life, at Buckingham Old Gaol, 6pm to 8pm. Mulled wine and mince pies. New to Relay For Life? Call in and find out more. 01280 815931.

Future and ongoing events


Buckingham Summer Festival Christmas concert, December 13, 7.30pm, Radcliffe Centre, tickets £15 including glass of wine, classical music, performed by Orchestra of Stowe Opera.


Winslow Community Cinema screening of Withnail & I, December 13. As the 60s fizzle out two resting actors, Withnail and Marwood, in want of rejuvenation take a trip to Cumbria to stay at Withnail’s uncle’s cottage, from 7.30pm in the Rose Room, Winslow Centre.


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 hawkingg@aol.com.


New Year’s Eve party in aid of Alecs Angels, Buckingham Community Centre, December 31, bring your own drink, disco, raffle, 8pm to 1am, tickets adults £5, 16 and under £2.50, contact Sue Carter on 07722 830912 or Tiddler on 07770 599365, tickets sold in advance.