What's on inKingsey

Welcome to Kingsey

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

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Forthcoming events in Kingsey

29
MAY
Crackling chalkboards
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

11.30am 12.30pm 2.00pm and 3.00pm.For 6 years: listen to Matildas revenge on Miss Trunchbull from the dramatic scene from the story. Then take yourself back to Miss Honeys classroom and decorate your very own chalkboard. We cant promise to produce a chalk…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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30
MAY
Bogtrotter money banks
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

11.00am 12.00pm 1.00pm 2.00pm 3.00pm and 4.00pm.For 6 years: listen to storytelling from the crackling chapter in Matilda in which Miss Trunchbull makes Bruce Bogtrotter eat an entire cake. Then decorate a yummy‐looking money bank with ceramic paints so you can save…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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30
MAY
Rumble in the jungle - free half term fun at Eden!
Eden Shopping Centre

Are you a parent on the prowl for free half term activities Well call off the search because Eden Shopping Centre at High Wycombe has a week of jungle‐inspired fun that will delight your little monkeysEvery weekday during the holidays your little…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 768068
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31
MAY
Magical moments with Korky Paul
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

11.00am 12.00pm 1.30pm and 2.30pm.For 4 years: Magical Moments with Winnie the Witch and Korky Paul means speedy sketching and spell binding storytelling. Experience an energetic workshop full of wit enthusiasm and lots of audience participation. Win BIG prizes like original Korky…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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01
JUN
Telling tales with Sandra Agard
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

11.00am 1.00pm and 3.00pm For 5 years: a magical hour with our Centenary Storyteller in Residence Sandra Agard. Sandra will tell stories inspired by themes from Matilda including tricks magic and friendship. Feel free to sit back and listen or get up…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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02
JUN
My Big Fat Zombie Goldfish
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

11.30am 1.00pm and 3.00pm.For 4 years: join author Mo OHara to find out more about her bestselling My Big Fat Zombie Goldfish series in this hilarious not‐to‐be‐missed event. Find out what you need to be an evil scientist what to do…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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03
JUN
Proghopping pencil boxes
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

11.00am 12.00pm 1.00pm 2.00pm and 3.00pm.For 6 years: listen to tales from Miss Honeys Classroom and then decorate a classy wooden pencil box to be the envy of your school mates.£3 PER PARTICIPANT PLUS MUSEUM ENTRYBoth adults and children are welcome to…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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04
JUN
Beauty, Gifts & Treats Fair Aylesbury
Bucks CC Sports Club

Find beauty unique gifts and treats all under one roofSaturday 4th June from 13.00 ‐ 16.00 hrs.BEAUTY:Various treatments: hand & feet massages express & full manicures pedicures eyebrows body wraps. Shop for skincare makeup fragrances and body & bath from well‐known brands…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07703 564174
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04
JUN
Discover Dahl’s archives
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

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. £1 PER PERSON ADULTS AND CHILDREN PLUS MUSEUM ENTRYWe recommend pre‐booking as workshops can sell out in advance. Please give…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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04
JUN
Parrot magnets
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.15pm 1.15pm 2.15pm and 3.15pm.For 6 years: listen to storytelling from Matilda in which Matilda tricks her parents by pretending a parrot up the chimney is making the voice of a robber Then create your own colourful parroty pet to stick on…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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04
JUN
UEFA Womens Euro 2017 Qualifier – ENGLAND V SERB
Adams Park Stadium

England Womens Euro qualifier against Serbia in June will be played at Wycombe Wanderers Adams Park Stadium.Mark Sampsons side will play Serbia on Saturday 4 June 5.30pm KO in the first match of a double‐header in their UEFA Womens 2017 European Championship…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Sports

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05
JUN
Horses, Hounds and Heroes Charity Event
The Horse Trust

. HORSES HOUNDS AND HEROESSAVE £5 with our Early Bird Offer available onlineAdults £5.00 Children and Concession £2.50FREE PARKINGhttps:helping‐the‐trust.horsetrust.org.ukgiftsDate: Sunday 5th JuneTime: 12noon to 5pmLocation:The Horse TrustSlad LanePrinces RisboroughBuckinghamshireHO27 0PPOn Sunday 5th June from 12 noon until 5pm join us at…

Location: 7.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 488464
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11
JUN
Build It Live, Bicester
Bicester Heritage

Get inspiration & expert advice for your dream project with a visit to Build It Live Build It magazines dedicated event for self builders and home renovators. The show will take place on Saturday 11th & Sunday 12th June 2016 at Bicester…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 02035 532376
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11
JUN
Village Visit Day
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

For all ages: live in HP Visit for Free Join us for a Sunshine Trail swashboggling storytelling and drop‐in crafts all for free for our neighbours plus enjoy 10 off in the Shop. Simply bring proof of your HP postcode…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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18
JUN
Feast Weekend
Waddesdon Manor

This two day festival is a celebration of food drink and entertainment inspired by The Barons Treat where Baron Ferdinand de Rothschild would host local families in the grounds for annual garden parties with games shows and music. Visitors are invited to…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01296 653259
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18
JUN
Sparky chocolate decorating
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

11.30am 1.00pm 2.30pm and 3.45pm.For 4 years: join Kate Head Chef at Caf Twit to decorate a chocolate bar to give to your Dad on Fathers Day.£4 PER PARTICIPANT PLUS MUSEUM ENTRYBoth adults and children are welcome to participate. Under 8s will…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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19
JUN
Soapbox Derby
Whitehill Park

2015 saw Aylesburys First Soapbox Derby a race fiercely contested by 20 karts of all shapes and sizes from a Luna buggy Brum and even a shed with teams winning an array of trophies and medals whilst enjoying the thrill…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01296 425678
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19
JUN
Superhero Dad
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

1.00pm and 3.00pm.For 5 years:celebrate Fathers Day with this wondercrump hour with the creators of Superhero Dad Timothy Knapman and Joe Berger.£3 PER PERSON ADULTS AND CHILDREN PLUS MUSEUM ENTRYUnder 8s will need to be accompanied into the workshop by an adult…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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25
JUN
Roald Dahl’s War
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.00pm and 3.00pm.For 8 years: to celebrate National Armed Forces Day join former RAF pilot Graham Laurie for some free family talks to learn about Roald Dahls time in the RAF during the Second World War.FREE FOR MUSEUM VISITORSWe recommend pre‐booking…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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25
JUN
The Railway Children
West Wycombe Park

Chapterhouse Theatre Company proudly presents The Railway Children the unforgettable and heart‐warming story of adventure and family set in the heart of the Yorkshire countryside. The lives of three children are changed forever by the mysterious disappearance of their father. Finding a…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08442 491895
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04
JUL
The Mousetrap
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Dont miss Agatha Christies The Mousetrip Londons West End threatre has been running this well‐loved murder mystery play for the last 38 years. On November 25 2012 the play will mark its 60th birthday. A…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

14
JUL
The Country Superstars Experience
Wycombe Swan

This show is hosted by Sarah Jayne who has been performing as Dolly Parton for over 22 years and is Europes Leading Tribute to the Queen of Country ‐ Dolly Parton. Sarah Jayne and Award Winning Vocal Impersonator Andy Crust take us…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02085 916920
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17
JUL
Robotics and Coding Residential Summer Camp
Wycombe Abbey School

. Older children and teens aged 12 to 17 are invited to engineer code and build their ideas in this hands‐on summer camp designed to equip young people with digital skills for the future. The camps run for 6 days.Situated in beautiful…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 02071 934002
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23
JUL
Buckinghamshire Family History Society Open Day
The Grange School

Let us help you track down that elusive ancestor. All of the Societys research libraries will be available including our names database containing well over five million entries.Parish register transcripts and other Society publications will be on sale and there will be…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

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31
JUL
The RAF Halton Triathlon & Duathlon 2016
RAF Halton

The RAF Halton Triathlon is back with a difference weve added a duathlon option too Choose to take part in either a Mini Olympic 600m swim 34.5km cycle 5km run Super Sprint 300m swim 23km cycle 5km run or Duathlon 5km…

Location: 8.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01442 820740
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11
SEP
Chilterns 3 Peaks Challenge 2016
Princes Risborough School,

The Chilterns 3 Peaks Challenge a fundraising event to support Rennie Grove Hospice Care returns on Sunday 11 September for its eighth year Join Rennie Grove for their own version of the famous national challenge and experience the beautiful scenery along part…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01442 820740
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25
SEP
Colour Blast: The Scramble
Penn House Estate

Colour Blast: The Scramble is a brand new event organised by Rennie Grove Hospice Care. The fundraiser takes place in the beautiful surroundings of Penn House Estate Amersham on Sunday 25 September. Join us for either:Colour Blast: The Scramble ‐ a 5km…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01442 820740
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24
OCT
UB40
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

UB40 is an English reggae band from Birmingham. They are a hugely successful group with record sales topping 70 million albums world wide. Famed for hit singles such as 'Can't help falling in Love with…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
OCT
Against Breast Cancer Achievement Awards 2016
The Oxford Belfry Hotel

As part of our commitment to raise awareness of Against Breast Cancer and to raise funds for secondary breast cancer research we invite you to support the Against Breast Cancer Achievement Awards.The awards hosted by ITVs Mel Bloor are being held on…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 01235 858286
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30
OCT
Romesh Ranganathan
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Romesh Ranganathan at Aylesbury Waterside Theatre in Aylesbury on Sunday 30 October 2016. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

Tourist Attractions


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…

The Hellfire Caves

The Caves are an ideal visit for all the family and especially children ‐ their imaginations can be set free. The attraction consists of almost a mile of underground passages with various figures depicting the life and times of the members of the infamous Hellfire Club. …

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.…

Aylesbury Golf Centre

Aylesbury Golf Centre ‐ golf course in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01296 393644 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Aylesbury Golf Centre golf courseclub.…

Aylesbury Park Golf Club

Aylesbury Park Golf Club ‐ golf course in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01296 399196 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Aylesbury Park Golf Club golf courseclub.…

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