What's on inPotton

Welcome to Potton

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Potton - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Potton to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Potton

13
FEB
St. Ives Antiques Fair
Burgess Hall (One Leisure)

Its a great way to spend a winter weekend whatever the weather browsing and buying antiques yesterdays treasures and curios that you will love and cherish for years to come and you might even find something suitable as an unusual Valentines…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01480 896866
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15
FEB
Feathered Friends Fun
The Swiss Gardens

Come along to the Swiss Garden this half term to help celebrate National Bird Feeding month.On Monday 15 February we are all of a twitter with a series of bird themed arts and craft activities.On Tuesday 16 February roll up your sleeves…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01767 627924
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21
FEB
Biggleswade Antiques Fair
The Weatherley Centre

If you have an eye for antiques or are after something unique and beautiful for your home or collection then visit Biggleswade Antiques Fair. We have over 45 stalls offering a wide range of antiques from silver quality jewellery vintage pictures…

Location: 3.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01480 382432
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21
FEB
The Glass Fair @ Knebworth
Knebworth House

Leading specialist fair with around 70 exhibitors selling fine antique and collectable glass including contemporary artists showing their own work.Exhibition demonstration refreshments and free parking.…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07887 762872
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27
FEB
The Comedy Club Cambridge
Belfry Hotel Cambourne, Back Lane

Host Comedian ‐ Nick Page: Managed to combine a ready wit with his extensive knowledge The Stage. Nick Page got into comedy for a bet hes still not sure if hes won. He turned professional 4 months after his first open mic…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01954 714600
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28
FEB
Scale Model Exhibition
The Shuttleworth Collection

Come along to this years scale model exhibition at Shuttleworth and enjoy the range of exhibits from aircraft to vehicles and rail.The Modelling competition has 6 categories:‐ Best 172nd and smaller Best 148th and smaller Best over 148th Best model of a…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01767 627924
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05
MAR
The Authentic night of 60s music
Fowlmere Village Hall

The first leg of The 6Ts East Anglian Charities tour this will be a night of Live 60s music at its best The 6Ts take care to recreate the sounds of the 60s especially the British Invasion…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07813 933473
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19
MAR
Dawn Shoot (Photography) – The Collection
The Shuttleworth Collection

As the sun rises over a misty airfield silhouettes of aircraft will emerge from the haze at The Collections first dawn photo shoot. This special event will provide some unique and atmospheric photographic opportunities with a selection of The Collections unique aircraft…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01767 627924
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24
APR
National Garden Scheme (NGS) Open Day
The Swiss Garden

The Swiss Garden will be open as part of the National Garden Scheme NGS Open Day with a colourful plant fair.Swiss Garden gates open 9.30 17.00 with the last admission at 16.00.Discount for groups of 10 people available to book until…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01767 627924
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08
MAY
Shuttleworth Season Premiere
The Shuttleworth Collection

The event season at Shuttleworth gets underway for 2016 with the heavies. Join us for live music vehicle parades and a wonderful flying display of visiting and Collection aircraft.Visiting aircraft includes: Bristol Blenheim Global Stars aerobatic team Calidus Peter Davis B17 Sally…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01767 627924
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14
MAY
Mayfly: Aeromodellers Weekend
The Shuttleworth Collection

In addition to the annual Mayfly events there will be various Vintage type competitions organised by SAM 35 as well as general sports flying in all 3 disciplines:RCCLFF. All vintage type models are welcome but there are size power and control restrictions…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01767 627924
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05
JUN
Fly Navy Day
The Shuttleworth Collection

Visiting aircraft includes: Skyraider Kennet Aviation Seafire 17 Kennet Aviation Wasp Terry Martin.Collection aircraft includes: Hawker Sea Hurricane 1b.Vehicle parade from Hillman Minx and Railton.Additional entertainment includes live music and Make & paint with Airfix & IPMS Brampton free.The restaurant visitor centre…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01767 627924
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03
JUL
Military Pageant
The Shuttleworth Collection

Visiting aircraft includes: Hawker Hurricanes x 4 plus R4118 and Collection Hawker Sea Hurricane 1b Buchon Yak 3 Mark Davy.Collection aircraft includes Hawker Hind Hawker Demon Gloster Gladiator.All aircraft are provisional and may be subject to change.Vehicle parade from Fordson Wot.Additional entertainment…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01767 627924
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23
JUL
Scale Model Flying: Aeromodellers Weekend
The Shuttleworth Collection

All vintage type models are welcome. There are size power and control restrictions for RTM models flown in the FF area. Radio Assisted Vintage models must be flown in the designated RC area 10kg weight limit if unsure please clarify with…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01767 627924
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07
AUG
Edwardian Pageant
The Shuttleworth Collection

Visiting aircraft includes: Fokker Triplane Breighton BE2E WAHT Albatros WAHT Sopwith Snipe WAHT Mew Gull David Beale Calidus Peter Davies Muscle biplane Rich Goodwin.Collection aircraft includes: WWI.All aircraft are provisional and may be subject to change.Vehicle parade from Fordson Wot.Additional entertainment includes…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01767 627924
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04
SEP
Wings & Wheels
The Shuttleworth Collection

Visiting aircraft includes: Little and Large The Blades aerobatic display team Hang Glider aerobatic display Mew Gull replica David Beale DH60G Mel Saggers Turbulent Stearman Percival Parade CAP 232 Emily Todd Jackaroo Trish Neville Pitts Lauren Richardson Collection aircraft includes: DH88 Comet…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01767 627924
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16
SEP
Bedfordshire Steam & Country Fair 2016
The Shuttleworth Collection

Includes Steam Engines Tractors & Heavy Horses Working Crafts Steam Ploughing Trade & Market Stalls Sheepdog working & Falconry Vintage Vehicles Old Time Fairground Craft & Food Halls Miniature Steam Licensed Bar & Refreshments.Discounted admission is available to the Collection and Swiss…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01767 627924
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24
SEP
Aeromodellers Festival of Flight
The Shuttleworth Collection

All types of models are welcome with general sports flying in all 3 disciplines RCCLF.There are size power and control restrictions for RTM models flown in the FF area. Radio Assisted models must be flown in the designated RC area 10kg…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01767 627924
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Tourist Attractions


Wimpole Hall

The 2500 acre 1012ha Wimpole Estate, situated eight miles south west of Cambridge, offers visitors the chance to visit: a house built mainly in the 18th Century; landscaped park; gardens and Home Farm. First built in 1643 and much altered by subsequent owners, Wimpole has developed into…

Bassingbourn Snow Sports Club

Ski Slopes at Bassingbourn Snow Sports Club in Royston, Hertfordshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01462 618091 for Ski Slope opening times, entrance costs and ski hire.…

Beadlow Manor Golf Shop

Beadlow Manor Golf Shop ‐ golf course in Shefford, Bedfordshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01525 860666 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Beadlow Manor Golf Shop golf courseclub.…

Bourn Golf Club Ltd

Bourn Golf Club Ltd ‐ golf course in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01954 718057 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Bourn Golf Club Ltd golf courseclub.…

Cambridge National Golf

Cambridge National Golf ‐ golf course in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01223 264702 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Cambridge National Golf golf courseclub.…

Colmworth & North Beds Golf Club

Colmworth & North Beds Golf Club ‐ golf course in Bedford, Bedfordshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01234 378181 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Colmworth & North Beds Golf Club golf courseclub.…

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