What's on inAston Clinton

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

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Forthcoming events in Aston Clinton

06
FEB
Discover Dahl’s archives: Esio Trot
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

At 12.00pm 1.00pm and 2.00pm.For 10 years: a unique behind‐the‐scenes peek into our archive store which houses Roald Dahls original letters and manuscripts. This month our Archivist Rachel White will show you some secrets from Esio Trot.£1 per person adults and children…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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07
FEB
Esio Trot tortoise magnets
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.00pm and 2.00pm.For 5 years: make a swishwhiffling Esio Trot magnet out of craft foam and decorations. Useful to put on your fridge to remind you where you put all your lettuce £2 per participant plus Museum entry.Both adults and children…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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13
FEB
Buzzwangling bug jars
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pm.For 5 years: listen to some storytelling from James and the Giant Peach then decorate your own bug jar the perfect place to collect and spy on some insect specimens. £2.50 per participant plus Museum entry.Both adults and children…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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13
FEB
Lambing Is Back At Mead Open Farm
Mead Open Farm

This February Half Term the lambs are back at Mead Open Farm Meet all the newborns in the Lamb Nursery and help the farmers bottle feed the older lambs. Plus back for 2016 watch all the lambing action back at home on…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01525 852954
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13
FEB
David O Doherty
The Stables

David O Doherty at The Stables in Milton Keynes on Saturday 13 February 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch David O Doherty live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

14
FEB
Miniature insect worlds
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pm.For 5 years: create your own miniature version of James giant peach. Fill a clear sphere with some of your bug creations made out of pipe cleaners and craft materials. £2.50 per participant plus Museum entry.Both adults and children…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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15
FEB
Animal Antics at Eden Shopping Centre
Eden Shopping Centre

Take a walk on the wild side this half term...Snap up free jungle themed entertainment at Edens Popular Kids Corner attractionJoin Eden High Wycombe for a whole host of Animal Antics this February half term with entertainment for Explorers of every age.From…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 768068
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15
FEB
Peach party
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

10.30am 12.00pm 2.00pm and 3.30pm.For 5 years: a complete peach of a party One hour of creepy‐crawly party games and prizes. £2 per participant plus Museum entry.We recommend pre‐booking as workshops can sell out in advance. Please give us a call on…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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16
FEB
James’ peachy pots
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

At 10.15am 11.15am 12.15pm 1.15pm 2.15pm 3.15pm and 4.15pmFor 5 years: make a peachy pot out of clay then decorate it with your favourite characters from James and the Giant Peach. £3.50 per participant plus Museum entry.Both adults and children are welcome…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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17
FEB
A giant peach of a story with Sandra Agard
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

At 11.00am 1.00pm and 3.00pm. For 5 years: a wondrous hour with our Centenary Storyteller in Residence Sandra Agard. Sandra has been enthusing audiences for years with a love of books and stories with her dynamic hilarious and heartfelt style. Climb on…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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18
FEB
Meet the minibeasts
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

At 10.30am 12.00pm 2.00pm and 3.30pm. For 5 years: meet the bug experts from The Natural World Experience. Learn about all the creepy crawlies from James and the Giant Peach and handle the real live little beauties too if you dare £4…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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19
FEB
Sarah Millican
Wycombe Swan Theatre

Sarah Millican is a successful English stand‐up comedienne from South Shields. Her profile on the comedy scene first increased after winning the if.comedy award in 2008 at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. She is now…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

20
FEB
James’ marvellous mobiles
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

At 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pm.For 5 years: make a peachy mobile complete with James insect friends and some fantabulous flying seagulls. £2 per participant plus Museum entry.Both adults and children are welcome to participate. Under 8s will need to be accompanied into…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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21
FEB
Creepy crawly pencil pals
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.00pm 2.00pm 3.00pm and 4.00pm.For 5 years: turn a boring old pencil into an interesting insect Use craft materials to create a new writing friend in the shape of a pencil bug ready to help you write a book worm. £1…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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26
FEB
Tommy Tiernan Out of the Whirlwind
The Stables

Tommy Tiernan Out of the Whirlwind at The Stables in Milton Keynes on Friday 26 February 2016. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

27
FEB
The Chiltern Camerata play choral&orchestral music
All Saints Parish Church

The second concert in our 201516 season our 20th season consists of two major works:Mozarts Great C minor MassHaydns Symphony No. 56 in CThe players of the Chiltern Camerata will be joined for the Mozart Mass by the Camerata Consort…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01494 883112
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27
FEB
The Comedy Club Milton Keynes
Wonderworld Xscape

Tony Simpson:Tony Simpson was Brilliant BBC Radio York. Tony is full of energy and improvisation a strong compere who can interact with any kind of audience. Finding fun energy and positivity in life provide a platform for his comedy and loves…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 660661
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27
FEB
Wondrous Welsh trail
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

For all ages: find out about Roald Dahls childhood in Wales by following the daffodils around the Museum ready for St Davids Day. Free for Museum visitors…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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28
FEB
Fantabulous flowerpots
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pm.For 5 years: celebrate Roald Dahls Welsh connections and decorate your own flowerpot with daffodil pictures for St Davids Day.£3 per participant plus Museum entryBoth adults and children are welcome to participate. Under 8s will need to be accompanied…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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29
FEB
Derren Brown
Wycombe Swan Theatre

Derren Brown is a British illusionist and magician born in London England. While at university a show performed by hypnotist Martin Taylor inspired him to learn the art of illusion hypnosis and sleight of…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
FEB
Derren Brown Miracle
Wycombe Swan Theatre

Derren Brown Miracle at Wycombe Swan Theatre in High Wycombe on Monday 29 February 2016. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
MAR
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
Milton Keynes Theatre

Acclaimed director and choreographer Jerry Mitchell Kinky Boots Legally Blonde Hairspray brings the new multi‐million pound production of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels the Musical to the Savoy Theatre. Starring three time Olivier and Tony Award winner…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

14
MAR
Chubby Checker An American Legend
Wycombe Swan

Over 50 years ago he exploded onto the music scene with his number one mega hit The Twist that led to the dance craze of the same name and top 40 hits that include Lets Twist Again The Hucklebuck The Fly Limbo…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07968 851261
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25
MAR
Easter Bunny Bonanza At Mead Open Farm
Mead Open Farm

From 25 March‐10 April dont miss the egg‐stra fun of Mead Open Farms Easter Bunny Bonanza. Every day kids can earn a chocolate treat by hunting for clues in Hoppys lovely Easter Garden meet Easter chicks and other animal babies visit the…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01525 852954
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04
APR
Champions Of Magic
Wycombe Swan

Join 5 of the Worlds top illusionists for a spectacular night of mystery thatll keep you guessing for a long time to come. With over 16 million online views between them the cast includes international award winners presenting incredible mind reading stunning…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01494 512000
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09
APR
Cheese Makers Market
Market Place, Beaconsfield

Once a year PREMIER CHEESE together with LA CAVE FROMAGE hosts the Cheese Makers Market where members of the public and professionals alike can see taste and buy some of the wonderful cheeses produced in the United Kingdom and Europe.The Cheese…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07793 319116
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10
APR
G4
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

G4 at Aylesbury Waterside Theatre in Aylesbury on Sunday 10 April 2016. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch G4 live in the knowledge that…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
MAY
Halfway To Paradise - The Billy Fury Story
Milton Keynes Theatre

A Shy young Ronnie Wycherley from the Dingle district of Liverpool is re‐christened Billy Fury .. & becomes one of the 60s biggest stars. Named by Fury himself his longest ever serving band ‐ the all original Furys Tornados re‐play live his…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 717652
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15
MAY
Chiltern 100 Sportive
Bovingdon Airfield

Human Race are proud to have the Chiltern 100 Sportive as part of the Human Race Sportive Series. One of the highest rated major sportives in the UK the event still maintains a club‐like atmosphere and camaraderie. The challenging landscape of the…

Location: 8.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02083 913913
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16
MAY
Avenue Q
Milton Keynes Theatre

Avenue Q tells the funny story of Princeton a US college graduate who has moved to the New York neighbourhood of Avenue Q in order to discover his purpose in life. Full of hilarious…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

Tourist Attractions


Whipsnade Wild Animal Park

Over 600 acres of parkland set in the Chiltern Hills makes this one of Europe's largest conservation parks. Animals to see include tigers, elephants, rhinos, giraffes, bears, hippos, przewalski's wild horse, crocodiles, flamingos, buffalo, camels, cheetahs, goats, wolves, mongoose, red panda, pere david's deer, chinese water deer,…

Buckinghamshire Railway Centre

The Buckinghamshire Railway Centre is a working steam museum where you can step back in time as you stroll amongst the giants of the steam age displayed at its spacious 25 acre site.The centre boasts one of the largest private railway collections in the country with many steam…

Leighton Buzzard Railway

The Leighton Buzzard Railway is one of the few narrow‐gauge light railways to survive in England. Built over 85 years ago to transport sand, the line has carried a steam‐hauled passenger train service since 1968, and now houses one of the largest collections of narrow‐gauge locomotives in…

Waddesdon Manor

Completed in 1889 Waddesdon Manor is the last remaining example of 'le style Rothschild'. Waddesdon Manor houses one of the finest collections of French 18th century decorative arts in the world. The furniture, Savonnerie carpets and Svres porcelain ranks in importance with the Metropolitan Museum in New…

A & M Enterprises

A & M Enterprises ‐ golf course in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01296 423350 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at A & M Enterprises golf courseclub.…

Ascott House

'A palace like cottage, the most luxurious and lovely thing I ever saw'. This was how Gladstone's daughter, Mary, described Ascott after a visit in the 1880s. Ascott, as well as being open to the public, has continued to be a family home, just as Anthony de…

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