What's on inThurleigh

Welcome to Thurleigh

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Thurleigh - 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 Thurleigh to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Thurleigh

27
NOV
Ward Thomas The Shires
The Stables

Ward Thomas The Shires at The Stables in Milton Keynes on Thursday 27 November 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Ward Thomas The Shires tickets so weve done the legwork for you. …

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
NOV
Luminaries Woburnensis
Woburn Abbey Gardens

Wrap up warm bring a torch and experience the gardens aglow with the light of the luminaria lanterns be entranced by ethereal sculptures lose yourself in the maze watch animated fire sculpture and see award‐winning ice sculptors create works of art. …

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

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29
NOV
Retrobeat presents SUPERSONICS plus Guests
Horseshoe Inn

RETRO BEAT PRESENTSRETRO‐BEAT is an Indie Alternative live music club night which takes place at THE HORSESHOE INN SHEEP ST WELLINGBOROUGH. Retro‐Beat takes place on the lastish Saturday of every month featuring DJs and bands.SUPERSONICShttps:www.facebook.comuksupersonicsinfoMembersLuke Edgington‐BassVocalsKurt Nicholson‐GuitarAlex Gibbons‐GuitarCraig Scott‐DrumsClick for a free…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01933 278499
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01
DEC
Katherine Ryan
The Stables

Katherine has appeared as a guest on numerous panel shows including 8 OUT OF 10 CATS and NEVER MIND THE BUZZCOCKS she is also due to appear on Q.I. later in the year. She also…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
DEC
Stiff Little Fingers
Corn Exchange Bedford

Belfast‐based punk‐rock band 'Stiff Little Fingers' first hit the music scene in 1977. They split after 6 years and 4 albums then later reformed in the late 1980s and continue to record and tour today.…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
DEC
A Talk By Leigh Bishop
Irchester Village Hall

The Rushden and District Photographic Society Presents an illustrated talk by Leigh Bishop The world renowned Shipwreck Explorer. The talk is entitled Out of Africa‐Vanishing Warships. Numbers are strictly limited and seats will be allocated on a first come first served basis.…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07904 062109
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06
DEC
Christmas Tree Festival
The Forest Centre

Free entry and parking Times to be confirmed.Our third annual Christmas Tree Festival with stalls rides attractions live music crafts Santa and much more All money spent at the Forest Centre goes towards the creation of the Forest of Marston Vale ‐…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01234 767037
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06
DEC
THEE TELEPATHS
Horseshoe Inn

Born bad Kettering garage & psych quartetBiographyFormed in 2012 as The Abattoir Blues played some rocking gigs doing classic indie rock psych and garage. Lost our drummer to another band now were hiding away in a basement writing and recording our own…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01933 278499
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07
DEC
Dickens of a Christmas
Olney High Street

Bring the fun back into Christmas with an event to visit for all of the family. Come and join the local residents of Historic Olney as they celebrate this annual event. With 2 Markets which includes a Farmers market loads of stalls…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

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13
DEC
CAMOUFLAGE
Horseshoe Inn

Based in Northampton Camouflage have been disturbing the peace in pubs clubs bike rallies beer festivals and the like since 1995We play a varied set of Rock Pop Metal & Punk from the sixties to the noughties ‐ from the Stones and…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01933 278499
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19
DEC
The Comedy Club Milton Keynes
Wonderword Xscape

Enjoy 3 of the UKs best stand‐up comedians hand‐picked by no one less than the experts here at The Comedy Club so you know youre in for an epic night of fun and laughsHost Comedian ‐ Jeff Leach:Big Brothers Big Mouth E4…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 660661
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19
DEC
Missing Andy
Esquires Club

Missing Andy have announced a comprehensive tour of the UK set to kick off this spring. The Essex based 5 piece shot to prominence as the runners up to the solo act Emmas Imagination on…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
JAN
Antiques, Collectors and Vintage Fair
Wicksteed Park Pavilion

A fabulous 1 day bustling fair with a wide variety of stalls to suit every taste. Held in the Grand Pavilion at Wicksteed Park this well attended fair makes a super day out. Fair open 9.30am ‐ 4.00pm Entry £2.50 per person…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Bizarre

TEL: 07772 349431
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13
JAN
FREE taster session at the Higham Ferrers Rock Cho
The Bede House

The local Higham Ferrers choir is run by singerpianist Jessica Hunting. We support a number of local charities raising money and awareness around Northamptonshire and as a choir we also join up with other branches of Rock Choir to support national charities…

Location: 8.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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14
JAN
FREE taster session at the Bedford Rock Choir
Harpur Suite

Your friendly local Bedford choir is run by Bedfordshire based musician Hazel Neighbour. We support a number of local charities raising money and awareness around Bedfordshire and as a choir we also join up with the other choirs near us to sing…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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14
JAN
FREE taster session at the St. Neots Rock Choir
St Neots United Reformed Church

The local St. Neots choir is run by vocal teacher Carrie Rawlings. The choir will be performing locally again soon so its a chance for you to join in sing and perform without pressure and under the supportive guidance of Carrie. Rock…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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15
JAN
FREE taster session at the Huntingdon Rock Choir
Cromwell Park Primary

Your friendly local Huntingdon choir is run by choir leader Carrie Rawlings. You may know about our unique sellout O2 arena event in 2013 and our secret singing flash mobs around country for Comic Relief just search Great British flash mob on…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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29
JAN
An Evening with Noel Fielding
Milton Keynes Theatre

An Evening with Noel Fielding at Milton Keynes Theatre in Milton Keynes on Thursday 29 January 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch An Evening with Noel Fielding live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

03
FEB
Jersey Boys
Milton Keynes Theatre

Internationally acclaimed hit musical Jersey Boys tells the remarkable story of the Four Seasons rise to fame.The Four Seasons are one of the most successful rock n roll groups of all time and Jersey Boys…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

17
FEB
Kids Crafts' - Otter's Riverside Home
The Forest Centre And Millennium Country Park

Learn about the secretive otter and have fun creating a riverside scene in a shoe box. Sessions cost £3.50 per child and run for approx. 45 minutes at 10am 11am 1pm and 2pm. Parental supervision required and booking is essential. Suitable for…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01234 767037
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22
FEB
Alan Carr
Corn Exchange Bedford

Known as Chatty Man and Spexy Beast this witty English comedian and personality burst onto TV screens after winning a BBC New Comedy Award in 2001. With two arena tours under his belt this…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

22
FEB
Omid Djalili
Milton Keynes Theatre

Multi award winning stand‐up television and movie star Omid Djalili is back on tour with his brand new comedy show. A firm favourite at the Edinburgh Festival with his legendary performances Omids stand‐up awards include…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

25
FEB
Winter Wedding Fair
The Forest Centre

A chance to view the Forest Centre as your potential wedding venue; meet local suppliers of everything from dresses to cakes music to stationary and get some inspiration for your big day. Free entry ‐ book in advance to receive your…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01234 762615
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03
MAR
Jimmy Carr
Milton Keynes Theatre

Funny man Jimmy Carr has become known and loved for his deadpan delivery and observational comedy. His humour is often dark yet hugely appealing as his success on TV and the live stand‐up stage keeps…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

03
MAR
Jimmy Carr Funny Business
Milton Keynes Theatre

Jimmy Carr Funny Business at Milton Keynes Theatre live on Tuesday 03 March 2015 in Milton Keynes Buckinghamshire. For tickets to see Jimmy Carr Funny Business at Milton Keynes Theatre see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

24
MAR
Simon Amstell To Be Free
The Stables

Simon Amstell To Be Free at The Stables in Milton Keynes on Tuesday 24 March 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

29
MAR
Paul Carrack
Milton Keynes Theatre

English singersongwriter and multi‐instrumentalist Paul Carrack has seen major music success as a band member and solo performer since the 1970s. Playing with Ace Roxy Music Squeeze Mike and the Mechanics he has also released…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
MAR
The Producers
Milton Keynes Theatre

The Producers at Milton Keynes Theatre in Milton Keynes on Monday 30 March 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch The Producers live in…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

21
APR
Lord of the Dance
Milton Keynes Theatre

Lord of the Dance at Milton Keynes Theatre in Milton Keynes on Tuesday 21 April 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Lord of the Dance live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

03
MAY
Reginald D Hunter
Milton Keynes Theatre

American stand‐up comedian Reginald D Hunter works mainly in the UK and originally began his time here studying at RADA for a career on the stage. It seems that his ability to make audiences laugh…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

Tourist Attractions


Cecil Higgins Art Gallery

Alan Davie b.1920 is a Scottish painter and was one of the first British artists to win international acclaim after the Second World War. A highly individual painter, Alan Davie is considered to be one of the most important British artists of the post war era.Much of Davie's…

Bedford & County Golf Club

Bedford & County Golf Club ‐ golf course in Bedford, Bedfordshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01234 352617 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Bedford & County Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Bedford Museum

With its emphasis clearly focused on the local community the Social History collections reflect both the home and working environments of the people of north Bedfordshire. The collections of some 20,000 items cover the wide range of domestic, corporate, military and agricultural life as well as local…

Bedfordshire Golf Club

Bedfordshire Golf Club ‐ golf course in Bedford, Bedfordshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01234 826100 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Bedfordshire Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Bodyflight

The World's largest and best indoor skydiving wind tunnel.Come and learn the fun and exciting sport of Bodyflying in the safety of a vertical wind tunnel. No heights or jumping involvedSkydivers use Bodyflight as a valuable training tool and we often have some of the world's top skydiving…

Bridgemans Bowling Club

Bowling at Bridgemans Bowling Club in Bedford, Bedfordshire. Contact venue on 01234 720984 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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