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August 2014

  • Bishop's Stortford Health Walks

    Monday, May 6, 2013 - 10:00am to Monday, August 25, 2014 - 10:00am

    Meet every Monday at 10.00am
    Southern Country Park
    Meet at the car park off Thorley Lane East
    Bishop's Stortford
    Grid ref TL476 193

    Venue: 
    Southern Country Park
  • Sunday Afternoon Tea

    Sunday, March 23, 2014 - 2:30pm to Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 5:00pm

    Every Sunday from March - end of October
    2.30-5pm

    Tea, coffee and homemade cakes

    Venue: 
    Thorley church, Church Lane
  • Life Above and Below Stairs at Audley End

    Saturday, May 3, 2014 - 10:00am to Sunday, September 28, 2014 - 5:00pm

    Every weekend throughout May-Sept except for the 2nd May Bank Holiday

    Put on your apron and get your riding crop at the ready as you join Audley End as it’s brought to life.
    Come face to face with Mrs Crocombe as she prepares a meal for the family,
    bump into the stable-hand while they’re grooming the horses, and meet Governess Miss Dormer
    and other members of staff as they organise the children for the day.
    Costumed characters will bring Audley End back to its Victorian heyday.

    Price: (includes entry to House & Grounds)
    Adult: £15.40, Child: £9.20, Concs: £13.90. Family: £40.00, Members: FREE

     

    Venue: 
    Audley End House & Gardens
  • Isabel Hospice care4acuppa

    Sunday, June 1, 2014 - 10:00am to Wednesday, December 31, 2014 - 12:15pm

    Launched in June and runs through to Christmas.
    Please support Isabel Hospice by holding a fundraising
    care4acuppa. With over 165 million cups of tea and 70
    million cups of coffee drunk everyday in the UK why not
    put yours to work for us by holding a fundraising tea party
    or coffee morning where you could have a bake sale,
    hold a raffle, organise a bring & buy!
    Call Beth Hardy, tel 01707 382500 for details.

  • Saturday Night Ballroom Dancing

    Saturday, July 12, 2014 - 8:00pm to Saturday, December 13, 2014 - 10:45pm

    Every second Saturday of the month

    £6 including tea and biscuits.
    50-50 Ballroom - Latin - Sequence

    For details, or to book a table
    Please contact Sheila or Rod on 01279 759153

    Bring your own drinks.

    Venue: 
    Havers Hall, Waytemore Road, Bishop's Stortford CM23 3GR
  • Great Garden Quest

    Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 10:00am to Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 3:00pm

    The trolls have stolen the dragon fire from our friendly dragon.
    Can you solve the clues around the garden to find her fire and return it?
    Along the way there are pixie riddles, a green man, wizards and of course, the dragon.

    Please see RHS Garden Hyde Hall website for more information.

    Activities free with normal garden entry
    and run between 10am and 3pm unless otherwise stated.

    Venue: 
    RHS Garden Hyde Hall, Essex. CM3 8ET
  • Wild Wednesdays

    Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 11:00am to Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 3:00pm

    Drop-in sessions between 11am and 3pm.

    Kids' activities starting from the big tent based on
    50 Things to do Before you're 11 3/4.

    Donations gratefully received.

    Venue: 
    Hatfield Forest, CM22 6NE
  • On The Beat: Stories from 1914-1918

    Tuesday, August 5, 2014 - 1:00am to Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 12:00am

    This special exhibition showcases work by students and ex-students from Middlesex University’s illustration department, who will use the medium of graphic novels to bring the stories of the home front to life. Research into local police records of the period has uncovered some fascinating, humorous and challenging stories illustrating life at home for ordinary people and the police, as well as soldiers back from the trenches.
    Special school visits are available by appointment – please contact the museum: museum@rhodesbishopsstortford.org.uk or by phone on 01279 651746

     
     
     
     
    Copies of the accompanying Graphic Novel : ‘On the Beat during the Great War’ are available for sale from Rhodes.
    Main image copyright Daniel Duncan

    Venue: 
    Rhodes Centre
  • Just For Kids - Awesome Archaeology

    Monday, August 18, 2014 - 10:00am to Friday, August 22, 2014 - 6:00pm

    10am – 6pm
    Get your hands dirty as you become a daring archaeologist on our mini dig for the day.
    Discover hidden treasures and fantastic finds as you excavate the secrets of Audley End.

    Price: (includes entry to House & Grounds) Adult £15.40 / Child £9.20 / Concession £13.90 / Family £40.00 / Members: Free
    All children are welcome to join in these events.
    An additional £1 will be charged on standard admission for every child, member and non member,
    to help them fund this entertainment activity.
     

    Venue: 
    Audley End House & Gardens, CB11 4JF
  • Networking Lunch

    Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 12:00pm

    To be held at Grill 55, 55 South Street, Bishop’s Stortford CM23 3AL. A monthly networking lunch run by Isabel Hospice working in association with Marketing Kinetics. We welcome companies from all over Herts & Essex offering an opportunity to network both inside and outside your own areas.
    You can sign up online at www.the3rdthursday.com
     

  • Willow Jazz Water Lane

    Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 7:30pm to 10:30pm

    An evening of vintage Jazz & Cocktails. Willow Jazz quartet preforming music from the greatJazz artists of the 1950's
    Female Vocals, Saxophone, guitar & double bass.
    Showcasing cocktails that capture the essence of Jazz

    Venue: 
    31 Water Lane, Bishop's Stortford. CM23 2JZ
  • Jewellery Workshop

    Friday, August 22, 2014 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

    Suitable for beginners and those with previous experience
    (12 years and up - under 16s to be accompanied by an adult).

    Learn how to up-cycle your old jewellery into something newor try your hand at some of their beautiful wire wrap jewellery!

    If you have any old beads, broken jewellery, oddments and bits
    you would like to use, please bring them along!

    Tools and materials provided.

    Cost: £20.00 for 2 hour session (includes refreshments and materials)

    To book or for further details call: Wendy Szelong - 01279 466892

    Venue: 
    The Cross Gallery, 7, Florence Walk, North Street. CM23 2NZ
  • Festival of Flowers and Music

    Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 12:00am to 6:00pm

    On the theme of "Saints - Familiar & Unfamiliar" and display
    The Men of Thorley who Served in the Great War.

    Includes
    Craft Fair - Sat/Sun/Mon (12noon - 5pm)
    Talk - Sun/Mon (3pm) on 'History and Architecture of the Barnabas Centre'

    Admission free

    Refreshments, plants, souvenirs and raffle tickets will be on sale throughout the Festival.

    Venue: 
    St James the Great, Thorley, Bishop's Stortford
  • Bishop's Stortford Stamp Fair

    Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

    Stamps ~ Postcards ~ Cigarette cards

    FREE ADMISSION

    All enquiries:
    Tel -  01279 305100
    Mobile - 07887 882483

    Collections purchased

    Venue: 
    Water Lane United Reformed Church Hall, Bishop's Stortford
  • Cirque de la Lune

    Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 4:00pm to Sunday, August 24, 2014 - 10:30pm

    Live Music - Ale & Cider Fest. Record Shop & BBQ from 4pm.

    Young Knives, Scarlet Echo, The Moon & The Tide, Alice Walker 27 Strings, Whom By Fire, Anna Scott,Ryan Thwaits. F.O.X. plus loads more.

    1 day Ticket £10   Weekend Ticket £16

    Venue: 
    Half Moon Public House. 31 North St Bishop's Stortford CM23
  • World War II: Soldiers & Spies

    Sunday, August 24, 2014 - 10:00am to Monday, August 25, 2014 - 6:00pm

    10am – 6pm
    Get ready to take cover as this explosive action packed bank holiday weekend propels you into wartime Britain.
    From the Trooper of the D-Day landings to the kitchen maid dishing out meagre wartime rations,
    prepare yourself as you’re drawn into the theatre of war at Station 43.
    Fall into step at soldiers school, put on your dancing shoes for 1940s music, fashion and food,
    and be blown away at the spectacle of the explosive river assault.
    From the sadness and injury of the battlefield to the make-do-and-mend lifestyle of the homefront, 
    you will hear the stories behind the battles that shaped the world as we know it.

    Price: (includes entry to House & Grounds) Adult £17.00 / Child £10.20 / Concession £15.30 / Family £44.20
    Members: Adult £1.60 / Child £1.20 / Concession £1.40 / Family £4.40
    Tickets will be available to purchase at the event site on the day.
    Purchase your tickets today by calling 0870 333 1183 (Mon – Fri 8.30am – 5.30 Sat 9am – 5pm).

    Venue: 
    Audley End House & Gardens, CB11 4JF
  • Festival of Flowers and Music

    Sunday, August 24, 2014 - 12:00pm to 6:00pm

    On the theme of "Saints - Familiar & Unfamiliar" and display
    The Men of Thorley who Served in the Great War.

    Includes
    Craft Fair - Sat/Sun/Mon (12noon - 5pm)
    Talk - Sun/Mon (3pm) on 'History and Architecture of the Barnabas Centre'

    Admission free

    Refreshments, plants, souvenirs and raffle tickets will be on sale throughout the Festival.

    Venue: 
    St James the Great, Thorley, Bishop's Stortford
  • Much Hadham Fete & Dog Show

    Monday, August 25, 2014 - 12:00pm

    Fairground, Great food and drink, Trade stalls, Crafts, Music and Companion dog show!
    Fantastic fun for all the family.

    Venue: 
    Recreation Ground, Much Hadham
  • Festival of Flowers and Music

    Monday, August 25, 2014 - 12:00pm to 6:00pm

    On the theme of "Saints - Familiar & Unfamiliar" and display
    The Men of Thorley who Served in the Great War.

    Includes
    Craft Fair - Sat/Sun/Mon (12noon - 5pm)
    Talk - Sun/Mon (3pm) on 'History and Architecture of the Barnabas Centre'

    Admission free

    Refreshments, plants, souvenirs and raffle tickets will be on sale throughout the Festival.

    Venue: 
    St James the Great, Thorley, Bishop's Stortford
  • Barn Dance

    Monday, August 25, 2014 - 1:00pm to 7:00pm

    ‘Take you partners and have a Hoe Down!’
    This August bank holiday come and join us for a lively day of Barn Dancing and family fun at Rhodes.
    Enjoy live music, hot food and loads of activities including a coconut shy and face painting, bouncy castle and musical fun for littlun’s with Glastonbabies.
    This is a 'Whatever The Weather Event', if it rains- we'll move the whole thing indoors!
    Free Entry

    Venue: 
    Rhodes Centre
  • Just For Kids - Soldiers School

    Tuesday, August 26, 2014 - 10:00am to Friday, August 29, 2014 - 6:00pm

    10am - 6pm
    Attention! Right you ‘orrible lot, it’s training time.
    Become a Home Front hero and be put through your paces at Audley End.
    Fall into step and polish your shoes or it’ll be basic rations for you.
    Discover Audley End’s secret wartime past with this hands on experience of soldiers on the front line.

    Price: (includes entry to House & Grounds) Adult £15.40 / Child £9.20 / Concession £13.90 / Family £40.00 / Members: Free
    All children are welcome to join in these events.
    An additional £1 will be charged on standard admission for every child, member and non member,
    to help them fund this entertainment activity.
     

    Venue: 
    Audley End House & Gardens, CB11 4JF
  • Moore Creative: Clay sculpture

    Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm

    Use clay to create your own sculpture

    Suitable for all ages. No booking necessary. Workshop is included in daily admission ticket (Adults from £12.50, children from £6.50, under 5s Free). All children must be accompanied by an adult.

    Contact for Event: Jules Davis

    Contact no: 01279 844104

    Email: jules@henry-moore.org

    The Henry Moore Foundation
    Perry Green, Much Hadham, SG10 6EE

    Venue: 
    The Henry Moore Foundation
  • Jewellery Workshop

    Friday, August 29, 2014 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

    Suitable for beginners and those with previous experience
    (12 years and up - under 16s to be accompanied by an adult).

    Learn how to up-cycle your old jewellery into something newor try your hand at some of their beautiful wire wrap jewellery!

    If you have any old beads, broken jewellery, oddments and bits
    you would like to use, please bring them along!

    Tools and materials provided.

    Cost: £20.00 for 2 hour session (includes refreshments and materials)

    To book or for further details call: Wendy Szelong - 01279 466892

    Venue: 
    The Cross Gallery, 7, Florence Walk, North Street. CM23 2NZ
  • Swingtime Sweethearts

    Friday, August 29, 2014 - 7:00pm

    The Royal Naval Association invites you to an evening of nostalgic music and songs
    performed by the wonderful, glamorous, Swingtime Sweethearts.
    In aid of 'The Not Forgotten Association' helping disabled Service Personnel.
    Tickets £9 include light refreshments available from Cyril Banks on 01279 656396

    Venue: 
    Ugley Village Hall
  • Magicians at the Half Moon

    Friday, August 29, 2014 - 8:00pm

    Hilarious new acts each month!

    Always the LAST Friday of EVERY month.

    Entry: £10
    Tickets on the door or to reserve tickets call: 01279 659562

    Doors open 7.30pm

     

    Venue: 
    Half Moon pub, North Street, Bishop's Stortford
  • HatFILM

    Friday, August 29, 2014 - 8:00pm to Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 10:00pm

    Enjoy an evening of open air cinema in the atmospheric setting of the Forest.

    £9 Adults, £7 Children, £26 Family (2A/2C)

    Fri 29th/Sat 30th/Sun 31st

    Venue: 
    Hatfield Forest, CM22 6NE
  • Open Air Cinema - The Italian Job

    Saturday, August 30, 2014 - 7:00pm

    Gates Open at 7pm
    Film starts at 8pm

    Tickets £5.50 each
    from Hertford Tourist Information Centre
    or 01992 584322

    Venue: 
    Hertford Castle, Hertford
  • Country Fair

    Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 11:00am

    Terrier, Lurcher, Dog & Heavy Horse Show.
    Teas, Bar, Hog roast and BBQ
    Entrance Adults £5, under 18 £2.50, under 5 free.

    Venue: 
    The Park Brent Pelham