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  • Oxford Beer Week – Beer Festival at Hook Norton Brewery

    A celebration of the incredible range of local Oxfordshire beers and breweries will take place at Hook Norton Brewery on Saturday May 6th. Hosted by Hook Norton Brewery, the aim is to celebrate the choice and quality of beers made locally to Oxford and to give beer-lovers the chance...
  • It’s never too early for a panto announcement!

    Milton Keynes Theatre have announced that television, musical theatre and pantomime legend Brian Conley is to star in this year’s spectacular family pantomime, Cinderella from Saturday 9 December 2017. In a career spanning three decades Brian has appeared in award-winning West End musicals and television sitcoms, presented his own...
  • Park Life returns

    The much loved Compton Verney family event returns this summer, bringing the best of entertainment for toddlers to grannies, a wealth of top quality British folk music and a very special celebration of the English countryside  For the third year in succession, Park Life! will be staged in the...
  • Aspirata Vocalis

    The Friends of St Mary’s Adderbury (FOSMA) are delighted to welcome the Aspirata Vocalis choir from Denmark who will perform a concert in St Mary’s Church Adderbury on Thursday 25th May 2017 at 7 pm.  Their programme will include works from Ola Gjeilo, Carl Neilson, Haydn, Elgar, Mendelssohn  and...
  • unique Easter

    Oxfordshire farm attraction Fairytale Farm will be holding a unique Easter event from 14th to 17th April. Owner Nick Laister says: “Our Giant Rabbit Burrow is open all through the Easter Weekend (until 4.30pm on Easter Monday), so come along and meet the Easter Bunny. Visitors can explore this...
  • Coppelia

    CinemaLive and The Australian Ballet are delighted to present The Fairy Tale Series third and final ballet, Coppélia, which will be screened at the Royal Spa Centre this April. Coming to the big screen for the very first time, this beautiful production will feature magnificent sets, intricate costumes and breathtaking...
  • Stickmaking championship

    The UK national stickmaking championship is coming to Coventry and Warwickshire for the first time. The Kenilworth Show – one of the region’s biggest agricultural events – is to host one leg of the competition at this year’s show at Stoneleigh Park on Saturday, June 10. It will mark...
  • Teatro Youth: Hiawatha

    Teatro Youth and the Royal Spa Centre are bringing a new show to their main stage this Spring ‘Hiawatha’ by Michael Bogdanoff from the epic Henry Longfellow poem. The legend of Hiawatha and his attempt to unite the warring tribes of North American Iroquois Indians became a huge best...
  • Lord of the Dance Academy comes to Buckinghamshire

    A series of pop-up dance workshops to inspire and discover new talent have been launched as part of the new UK tour of Michael Flatley’s Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games – and Milton Keynes Theatre will host one of the events.  Dance enthusiasts, young and old, and fans...
  • Six of the Best

    Are you a true aficionado of musical theatre? Do your most loved musicals fill your head with memorable tunes for days afterwards? Which composers are your particular favourites: George Gershwin, Leonard Bernstein, Richard Rodgers, Andrew Lloyd Webber? Perhaps you just love musicals from whichever era or genre! If any...