Rutland Celebrates

Rutland Celebrates

Mar. 30, 2017 by

Rutland Celebrates 20 Years of Independence as a County at Oakham Castle from 11-4.30pm. Come and Enjoy live music and entertainment throughout the day, delicious food and drink, displays from local Army Regiments, including the military working dogs, photo exhibitions,

Renaissance of an English Garden

Renaissance of an English Garden

Mar. 27, 2017 by

Stamford Horticultural Society Lecture – Renaissance of an English Garden at 7.30pm at the Christ Church Hall, Green Lane. Visitors £2

The Political Clare (Lecture)

The Political Clare (Lecture)

Mar. 27, 2017 by

Stamford & District Local History Society Lecture – John Clare “The Political Clare” by Roger Rowe at 7.30pm (refreshments at 7pm) at Methodist Church Hall, Barn Hill. Entry £3 (members) £5 (non-members)

Children’s Crafts this Easter

Children’s Crafts this Easter

Mar. 27, 2017 by

Children’s Crafts this Easter at Stamford Sewing Shop at 10.30am(Corn Exchange Shopping Arcade) Choose to make Bunny Bunting, White Rabbit Sweetie Bag, Spring Flower Wreath or Rabbit Tablet/iPad cover. Each class costs £6 plus materials (approx £1-2) and lasts up

Free Valuations with Marc Allum

Free Valuations with Marc Allum

Mar. 27, 2017 by

Free Valuations with BBC Antiques Roadshow expert Marc Allum from 9.30-3.30pm at The William Cecil, St Martin’s PE9 2LJ. Bring along your antiques, jewellery, gold, silver, ceramics, books, pictures and collectables

Vintage Speed Trials at Syston Park

Vintage Speed Trials at Syston Park

Mar. 27, 2017 by

Vintage Speedtrials at Syston Park at 10am – Motorsport at Syston since 1906. The finest Pre-War Motorcars and Motorcycles. Classic car park, exhibitions, trade stands, refreshments and a mess hall. For tickets and information please visit http://systonparkspeedtrials.com/

Bootleg Boss

Bootleg Boss

Mar. 22, 2017 by

Bootleg Boss – Bruce Springsteen Tribute at Mama Liz’s Voodoo Lounge at 8pm. Tickets £10 (advance + booking fee: http://www.wegottickets.com/event/393866) or £12 on the door

All the Little Lights

All the Little Lights

Mar. 21, 2017 by

All the Little Lights at Stamford Arts Centre at 7.30pm. Joanne and Lisa were like sisters, Ten Lisa left. Now they have one last night to salvage their friendship. But will ghosts from the past haunt them forever? Poignant, moving

The European Union Chamber Orchestra

The European Union Chamber Orchestra

Mar. 21, 2017 by

We welcome the European Union Chamber Orchestra and their Director, Eva Stegeman, back to Stamford for another orchestral concert. The EUCO gave its first concerts and soon gained a worldwide reputation as a musical ambassador for the EU, its patron

A Pint of Comedy

A Pint of Comedy

Mar. 21, 2017 by

A Pint of Comedy at Stamford Arts Centre at 8pm, with Patrick Draper and Rob Coleman. Tickets £6 available from the box office on 01780 763203

Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham

Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham

Mar. 21, 2017 by

Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham at Stamford Arts Centre at 7.30pm. Having toured together since 1986 to packed concert halls all over the world, the duo recorded their first album in “The Pearl” 1994, the pair have won the BBC

Masters Young and Old – Stamford Chamber Orchestra

Masters Young and Old – Stamford Chamber Orchestra

Mar. 21, 2017 by

Masters Young and Old – Stamford Chamber Orchestra at Stamford Arts Centre at 7.30pm. Young virtuoso Julian Trevelyan won his first international competition aged 16 and has twice been a BBC Young Musician Finalist, tonight he plays one of Beethoven’s

Easton Walled Gardens Easter Trail

Easton Walled Gardens Easter Trail

Mar. 20, 2017 by

Easton Walled Gardens Easter Trail  (Not open: 8th and 15th April) Join our Easter trail, search for the letters hidden in the wren boxes around the garden to discover the Easter themed word to win a prize and a certificate. The

Springfields Easter Egg Hunt

Springfields Easter Egg Hunt

Mar. 20, 2017 by

Springfields (Spalding) Massive Easter Egg Hunt 11-5pm in the Festival Gardens. £5 entry at Information Point Follow clues, collect the symbol and claim your free Thornton’s Egg and an activity pack and colouring completion.

Beastly Boring Burghley Tours

Beastly Boring Burghley Tours

Mar. 15, 2017 by

Beastly Boring Burghley Tours Join us daily at 10am for a guided tour with a difference during the Easter holidays. Be guided around by our costumed guides and find out all the grizzly gruesome and horrible history associated with Burghley and

Burghley Easter Crafts Workshops

Burghley Easter Crafts Workshops

Mar. 15, 2017 by

Easter Crafts Workshops Join us for drop in Easter Craft workshops and have a go at some ‘eggs’cellent crafts, from decorated eggs to Spring flowers. The workshops take place in the Sculpture Garden Classroom from 12pm to 4pm Monday to

Burghley House Living Heritage Game and Country Fair

Burghley House Living Heritage Game and Country Fair

Mar. 15, 2017 by

Burghley House Living Heritage Game and Country Fair Try out lots of country sports Clayshoot, Airguns, Archery, Fishing and a large selection of dog events. Enjoy all the other show features, the Craft Village, Food Show with chef demonstrations, Falconry,

The Rat Race

The Rat Race

Mar. 15, 2017 by

Burghley House – The Rat Race The world’s biggest assault course followed by an Epic After-Party of Festival-Proportions. The run itself consists of 2 options: The Full Mucker (20 miles) and Half Mucker (13 miles) option for those who want

History Talks with Don Chiswell – The Mary Rose and Henry VIII’s Navy

History Talks with Don Chiswell – The Mary Rose and Henry VIII’s Navy

Mar. 15, 2017 by

History Talks with Don Chiswell – The Mary Rose and Henry VIII’s Navy at Stamford Arts Centre, 7.30pm. This year marks the thirty-fifth anniversary of the raising of the Mary Rose from the Solent, where she sank in 1545. Why

Philippa Massey Talks “From West Street to East Street”

Philippa Massey Talks “From West Street to East Street”

Mar. 15, 2017 by

Philippa Massey Talks “From West Street to East Street” at 7.30pm at Stamford Arts Centre. A virtual walk along one of Stamford’s main arterial, tracing the line of medieval town walls. Philippa investigates its buildings and industry, and how it

Woolsthorpe Manor Cadbury Egg Hunt

Woolsthorpe Manor Cadbury Egg Hunt

Mar. 15, 2017 by

Woolsthorpe Manor Cadbury Egg Hunt from 11-3pm. You’ve hunted for bunnies… but for something slightly different, try our trails with a science theme. We have trails to suit older and younger children. For more information please call 01476 860338

Literature at Lunchtime with Dr Jane Mackay – Billy Budd

Literature at Lunchtime with Dr Jane Mackay – Billy Budd

Mar. 15, 2017 by

Literature at Lunchtime with Dr Jane Mackay “Billy Budd by Herman Melville” at 12.30pm. Come and enjoy a short sea story by the author of Moby Dick, Made into a wonderful opera, this true story of the cruel revenge of

Burghley Fine Food Market

Burghley Fine Food Market

Mar. 15, 2017 by

Burghley Fine Food Market Come and meet around 30 local suppliers in a celebration of local produce with handmade cheeses, artisan breads, organic vegetables, luxury sweet treats and rare breed meats. The Courtyard. Open 10am to 4pm. Free admission.

Rockingham International Horse Trials

Rockingham International Horse Trials

Mar. 15, 2017 by

Rockingham International Horse Trials There is something for everyone, whether its shopping in the trade stands, family entertainment or enjoying the equestrian competition, its sure to be a full day out. For more information please visit www.rockinghamcastlehorsetrials.com

Uffington Scarecrow Festival

Uffington Scarecrow Festival

Mar. 15, 2017 by

Uffington Scarecrow Festival 11-4pm (weather permitting) Classic cars, farm machinery, animals, crafts, cakes, music, games, raffle, BBQ, refreshments and more. Admission £5 per car, £2.50 (no car) including quiz sheets, programme and map.

Stamford Handmade Market

Stamford Handmade Market

Mar. 15, 2017 by

Stamford Handmade Market at Stamford Arts Centre from 10-4pm. Unique handmade arts, crafts and gifts direct from local artists, designers and crafters all under one roof. Admission FREE

Stamford Book Fair

Stamford Book Fair

Mar. 15, 2017 by

Stamford Book Fair at Stamford Arts Centre from 10-4pm. Around 30 booksellers will be offering antiquarian and second hand books, prints and ephemera for sale. Admission £1

Stamford Senior Citizens’ Concert

Stamford Senior Citizens’ Concert

Mar. 8, 2017 by

Stamford Town Council Senior Citizens’ Concert at the Town Hall at 6.30pm for 7pm start. Join us to sing along and celebrate Dame Vera Lynn’s 100th Birthday. Tickets FREE on a “first come first served basis” which can be collected

Music at St. Martin’s – Come and Sing

Music at St. Martin’s – Come and Sing

Mar. 8, 2017 by

Music at St Martins at 7pm – Come and Sing: Stainer’s “Crucifixtion” at the Methodist Church, Barn Hill. Conductor: Paul White Organ: David Lovell Brown. Prices: Participants £10, Students £5, Under 18’s and Audience: FREE

Michael – The Legacy in Concert

Michael – The Legacy in Concert

Mar. 8, 2017 by

Michael – The Legacy in Concert at Stamford Corn Exchange at 7.30pm. A Jaw-dropping tribute to Michael Jackson celebrating his life and music, starring CJ, one of the most dedicated and well-respected Michael Jackson tribute artists in the world with