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

29
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
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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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

04
FEB
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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04
FEB
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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07
FEB
Heart to Heart Psychic Fair
The Forest Centre And Millennium Country Park

The mind body and spirit fair with a heart. Tarot readers mediums spiritual gifts reiki meditation healing gemstones and more. Entry is £3 ‐ no booking required. All profits go to the British Heart Foundation and Forest of Marston Vale Trust. Featuring…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 01234 762615
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08
FEB
Public Tree Planting
The Forest Centre

Come and experience what were all about with our Tree Planting day. Shuttle buses run from the Centre every 15 minutes starting from 10.45am finishing at 3.15pm ‐ all tools equipment and training are provided as well as cups of tea Become…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01234 767037
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15
FEB
Biggleswade Antiques Fair
The Weatherley Centre

Over 45 stalls offering a range of antiques from silver quality jewellery glass china pictures postcards and kitchenalia. Our popular cafe serves lunches hot and cold drinks as well as a range of cakes jams and chutneys. Plenty of free…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01480 382432
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15
FEB
Farmers' Market
The Forest Centre

A selection of locally made quality produce from meat to free range eggs; gluten free cakes to homemade Indian sauces. Free entry outdoors weather permitting and free parking. Every third Sunday of the month10.30am 3pm…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01234 767037
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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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20
FEB
Winter Adventure - Kids' outdoor activity
The Forest Centre

Pull on your boots and wrap up warm for a winter adventure. A walk to the willow huts to enjoy storytelling around a fire warm up with a hot drink before beginning the search for spring. Sessions last approx 1hr 15 mins…

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

15
MAR
Farmers Market
The Forest Centre

A selection of locally made quality produce from meat to free range eggs; gluten free cakes to homemade Indian sauces. Free entry outdoors weather permitting and free parking. Every third Sunday of the month…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01234 767037
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20
MAR
Live At The Lighthouse
Lighthouse Theatre

Live At The Lighthouse returns after a completely sold out Autumn show with TV favourite Stewart Francis Ben Norris George Egg Sean McLoughlin and Dan Evans.Stewart Francis performing work in progress in advance of his 2015 national tour This is your…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01536 414141
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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

28
MAR
Gary Barlow Tribute
The Forest Centre

Dan Hadfield the UKs number one Gary Barlow lookalike and tribute performs all of Gary and Take Thats greatest hits. Booking essential ‐ meet and greet included in the ticket price. …

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01234 767037
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28
MAR
Volleyball England National Cup & Shield Finals
National Volleyball Centre

Volleyball England National Cup & Shield Finals The National Cup is the prime knock out competition in the Volleyball England competitions calendar.Come along to The National Volleyball Centre and watch the climax to the eagerly anticipated Volleyball National Cup & Shield Finals.…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07850 938307
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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

07
APR
Rabbits and Hares - Kids' Indoor crafts
The Forest Centre

Can you tell the difference between rabbit and hare Come and find out and make a rabbit or hare mask to wear when you hop home. Sessions cost £3.50 per child and run for approx. 45 minutes at 10am 11am 1pm and…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01234 767037
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11
APR
Brass Band Evening
The Forest Centre

Award winning Hitchin Brass Band return with another stomping night of themed classics. See our website for more detailsDiscount for Friends of the Forest. …

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01234 767037
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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

24
APR
Forest Folk & Roots - Urban Folk Quartet/Blessem
The Forest Centre

Folk acts Urban Folk Quartet and Blessem grace the stage of the Forest Centre for the Launch night of our new series of Folk World and Roots nights. Booking essential. Friends of the Forest discount available. Book online. …

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01234 767037
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25
APR
Volleyball England Super 8's Playoff Finals
National Volleyball Centre

Volleyball England Super 8s Playoffs The Super 8s is Volleyball Englands top division it comprises of teams participating in a regular season and competing in fourteen rounds of matches followed by a play‐off series featuring the top teams in the division culminating…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07850 938307
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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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