See what’s happening across the Advertiser and Review region this week
Jumble sale at Greatworth Methodist Church, Chapel Road, 11am, 50p admission including refreshments.
Sunday, July 6
St Edburg’s Foundation cycle ride, 9am to 5pm, www.stedburgsfoundation.co.uk
Dog awareness day, 11am to 3pm, Bourton Park, fun dog show, registration at 11am, judging from 11.30am, free micro chipping from the Dogs Trust, Hamilton’s Canine Hydrotherapy, New Tricks Grooming, Buckinghamshire Rescue Dogs.
Summer fete, 2pm to 4.30pm, on the cricket field, Bike Gymkhana, for teams of four, register your team in advance to Louisa Richardson on 07860 669661, stalls, vintage cars display, tractor rides, children’s craft competition, teas, barbecue and raffle.
Monday, July 7
Buckingham Tea Dance, Buckingham Community Centre every Monday, 2pm to 3.45pm, £2 including refreshments.
Future and ongoing events
The Old Gaolers presents The Summer That Never Ended: Europe On The Brink Of War, as part of the summer festival, July 11, 8pm, in the Radcliffe Centre, tickets £13 or £5 for accompanied under 18s, from the Tourist Information Centre or www.buckingham summerfestival.org.
An evening at Cole’s with John Bercow, July 11, Cole’s Bookstore, Crown Walk, 7.30pm, discussing his new book, Tennis Maestros, tickets £5.
Garden talk at Stowe House, Grounds for Interpretation: William Kent and the Early Georgian Garden, July 11, 7.30pm, tickets £15, annual pass members £10, State Music Room, Stowe House.
Book signing with Sir Roger Bannister, July 12, at 3pm, Coles’s Bookstore, Crown Walk.
Evening to celebrate the life of Rowena Pratt, July 12, 7.30pm, Brackley WI, music by Lee Malvern Four, bring your own food and drink, free entry, donations to Katharine House Hospice.
Garden open, Hill Grounds, July 13, 2pm to 5pm, four acre country garden, entry £5, opening in support of WFGA, a national horticultural training charity, www.wfga.org.uk.
Boules evening, July 14, at the Cattle Pens, register at 7pm for play at 7.30pm, entry £2 adults, £1 children, barbecue and refreshments.
Eve Selis Duo with Berkley Hart Duo playing Tingewick Village Hall, July 18, 7.30pm, tickets £12 in advance, £14 on the door, call 01296 748268, www.empty-rooms.com www.wegottickets.com/event/258438.
Canal Festival at Cosgrove Lock, Grand Union Canal and craft fair July 19 to 20, free entry, historic boats, trade boats, craft stalls, cake stall.
British Hovercraft Championships at Claydon House, July 19 and 20, racing from 11am, entry £5 each, £15 per car.
Summer garden party at Maids Moreton Hall, July 26, 2pm to 6pm, music with the Julie Hunt Quartet, hog roast, face-painting, cask ales, wine tasting, jesters, entry £5, proceeds to Parkinsons UK.