What’s on

Diary Dates
Diary Dates

See what’s on across the Advertiser and Review region

Today, Friday


Concert by Poetic Licence, 7.30pm, in the Methodist Church, Chapel Road, chorus numbers and solos, poetry, prose and music. Tickets £7.50 including refreshments, available from 01295 711082 and possibly on the evening.

Tomorrow, Saturday


Friends of Whittlebury School charity auction, Fox and Hounds, 7.30pm, money raised will go to new outdoor equipment for school.


Flower Group of Winslow Parish Church Paddington Bear Marmalade and More coffee morning, 9.30am to noon, in the St Laurence Room, preserves, cakes, plants, cards.

Monday, May 12


The Swan and Pen Literary Society, at 7.30pm at the Sunley Lecture Theatre, Chandos Road Building, speaker Jo Nicholson, the Afghan Archers.

Tuesday, May 13


Spring fair and plant sale, The Great Barn, in aid of Katharine House Hospice, 9.30am - 3pm.

Future and ongoing events


Winslow WI spring fair, May 17, 10am to 1pm, Public Hall Elmfield Gate, cakes, tombola and other stalls.


Stroudies Strollers Relay for Life team, May 17, 100k and 60k cycle rides leaving from Buckingham via back roads and lanes where possible, £10 entry includes insurance and tea and cake, email john.
circuit@btinternet.com or cathystroud@hotmail.com.


The Hardy Plant Society Bucks And Oxon Group talk Lake Van To Azerbaijan And Nakhchivan by John Noakes, May 17, from 2.15pm, Winslow Centre, Park Road, visitors welcome, £4 charge, details from Paul Radcliffe on 01280 813352.


Litchborough Gardening Club bazaar at Litchborough Village Hall, May 17, 2pm to 4.30pm, tombola, cake stall, plant stall, bric-a-brac, children’s games, crafts, games for all the family and cream teas, free parking.


Stewkley Singers presents The Creation, by Joseph Haydn, with the Wigmore Chamber Orchestra and the chorus of Stewkley Singers, May 18, 7.30pm, at St Michael’s Church, tickets £12 (under 19 £6), Julia Sims 01525 240671 or Jean Spier 01525 240570.


St Michael’s Church, May 23, 7.30pm, LYRA vocal ensemble from St Petersburg, reserved seats £10 centre aisles, £6 side aisles from Crofts’ Stores in Silverstone or from peter@byng.org.uk.

Marsh Gibbon

May 23, Marsh Gibbon Horticultural Society talk by Graham Austin on delphiniums, in the village hall at 7.30pm.

Marsh Gibbon

May 24, Marsh Gibbon Horticultural Society plant sale, 9am at Rectory Close.


May 29, children’s activities at the Old Gaol, meet the owls from Owls to Behold with Tony Hewitt, owl crafts, three sessions from 11am, pre-book tickets from the museum shop. Children £1.50 if Friends/Trust members, £3 if not. No unaccompanied children. 01280 823020.


Summer fete at Passenham Manor, June 7, 12.30pm to 5pm, in aid of Willen Hospice, £2 entry fee, over 60s £1.50, under 12s free, includes talk on the historic house and Tithe Barn at 2pm, additional activities at St Guthlac’s Church, free parking.