What's on inLong Crendon


Welcome to Long Crendon

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

Editor's Picks






Forthcoming events in Long Crendon

22
SEP
Chiddlers’ hour: James and the Giant Peach
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 10.30am to 11.30amCost: £3 per child. Accompaning adults do not need to pay. Cost does not include Museum entry which you dont need to purchase to enjoy Chiddlers Hour.Age: for 0 to 3 year olds.Type of workshop: storytelling songs games…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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22
SEP
Kanye The First
The North Wall Arts Centre

Know what If youre a Kanye West fan youre not a fan of me youre a fan of yourself.Annies not really a fan of herself. How did she get a life like this While her perfect sister poses in hipster hats…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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22
SEP
The Dreamboys
Wycombe Swan

The Dreamboys are without a shadow of a doubt the UKs top Male Strip Show perfect for a girls night out with all your friends. Their showcase is unquestionably the most famous Male Stripper act the UK has ever produced. With special…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01494 512000
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23
SEP
Didcot & Oxfordshire Toy Fair
Didcot Civic Hall

Launched in 2015 the Didcot & Oxfordshire Toy Fair is a relative newcomer to the UKs toy train and collecting scene but has quickly established a reputation for attracting leading dealers with a great variety of stock. Staged four times a year…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07708 385061
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23
SEP
Kate Dimbleby: Songbirds
The North Wall Arts Centre

If you had a song what would it beThe singing daughter of Britains broadcasting family of voices explores her legacy weaving soulful a cappella songs with stories of singing with Bobby McFerrin stepping out of Peggy Lees shadow and listening to find…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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23
SEP
No Finer Life Play Production
Missenden Abbey

Join us as we delve into the Oxfordshire countryside at the end of World War Two rich in tradition and full of vivid memorable characters. But this is no nostalgic bucolic ramble.This is Elizabeths story...What inspires a young Somerset land girl to…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01494 866811
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23
SEP
Organ Concert
Buckingham Parish Church

A concert on the newly rebuilt Norman and Beard Organ by Jem Lowther All Saints Northampton…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01280 821509
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24
SEP
Film: The phenomenon Bruno Groening
The NOA Community Centre

The film The Phenomenon Bruno Groening ‐ In the footsteps of the miracle healer shows the events surrounding Bruno Groening. In autumn of 1949 close to 30000 people were drawn to the Traberhof in Rosenheim daily. Newspapers radio and…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 07507 795539
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24
SEP
Foraging Walk
Earth Trust Centre

Discover the autumn bounty in the local area and use what you find to make something delicious. £17; booking essential: 01865 407792 or online at www.earthtrust.org.ukwhatson incurs a booking fee.…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01865 407792
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27
SEP
Andrew Hardwick: Remnant
The North Wall Arts Centre

Andrew Hardwick trained at Bath College of Art UWE and the University of Wales. Hehas exhibited extensively across the UK over the last 20 years particularly throughout the western counties Wales and Cornwall. His work plays with traditional ideas of landscape from…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01865 319450
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28
SEP
All the Things I Lied About
The North Wall Arts Centre

Katie Bonna is giving a TED talk on the science of lying. Well thats not quite true. TED havent actually asked her to do one yet.In a comic exploration of her past mistakes and inevitable future disasters Katie unpicks how everyday…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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29
SEP
Chiddlers’ hour: The Giraffe and the Pelly and M
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 10.30am to 11.30amCost: £3 per child. Accompaning adults do not need to pay. Cost does not include Museum entry which you dont need to purchase to enjoy Chiddlers Hour.Age: for 0 to 3 year olds.Type of workshop: storytelling songs games…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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29
SEP
No Frills
The North Wall Arts Centre

dotdotdot dance uses flamenco as a medium to create innovative dance challengeconventional perceptions and explore how traditional flamenco can be expressed in acontemporary context.In No Frills they set out to strip flamenco down to its bare essence to access andexpress the raw…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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30
SEP
JUMBLE SALE
St Anne's Church Hall

OLD FASHIONED JUMBLE SALEPlease come and join us to find bargains galore at our old fashioned Jumble Sale on Saturday 30th September 2017 at St Annes Church Hall Wendover HP22 6JGBesides the bargains there will be Homemade cakes & refreshments…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07486 941640
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30
SEP
Much Ado About Puffin
North Wall Arts Centre

On a small islandIn the middle of the big seaA man meets a bird.Join Open Attic as they traverse stormy seas and reckless tides to bring you this funny tale about a man all alone a friendly puffin and a whole lot…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 319450
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01
OCT
Autumn Water Festival
Earth Trust Centre

Join our annual autumnal celebration of water and wetlands. See our website for full details. £6 adult £3 child £15 family. Book online at www.earthtrust.org.ukwhatson.…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 407792
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01
OCT
Phizz-whizzing Puppets
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay to make their own. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book to take part in the workshop.Age: suitable for 4 years. Under…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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02
OCT
Henley Literary Festival
The Kenton Theatre

The 2017 festival takes place at venues across Henley‐on‐Thames from October 2nd‐8th with 150 talks Q&As and performances for adults and children. Were excited to announce the first 10 events with many more to be announced in the coming monthsFrom politics we…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01491 572436
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03
OCT
The Chinese State Circus - Dynasty
The Oxpens

The incomparable Chinese State Circus will be playing at The Oxpens Oxford from Tuesday 3rd to Sunday 8th October in its fully heated big top venue.Breathtaking in its simplicity DYNASTY projects into a contemporary setting an art form that has thrilled audiences…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08444 155228
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04
OCT
Growth
North Wall Arts Centre

Its a lump in a bag of lumps. Its fine.Tobes is young free and having a ball. Off.Hes successfully ignored his lump for two years but its starting to get in the way cramping his style and worse affecting his sex…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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05
OCT
Education, Education, Education
North Wall Arts Centre

Its May 1997. Tony Blair has won the election and Katrina and the Waves have won Eurovision. Channel 5 is a month old. No one knows who Harry Potter is. Britain is the coolest place in the world.At the local secondary school…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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06
OCT
Chiddlers’ hour: Charlie and the Chocolate Facto
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 10.30am to 11.30amCost: £3 per child. Accompaning adults do not need to pay. Cost does not include Museum entry which you dont need to purchase to enjoy Chiddlers Hour.Age: for 0 to 3 year olds.Type of workshop: storytelling songs games…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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06
OCT
Henning Wehn
Wycombe Swan

After his last show tackled those well‐known staples of light entertainment that are the British obsession with home ownership and the self‐serving nature of most fundraising efforts this time Hennings having an unbiased look at immigration. He also wonders if generally speaking…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01494 512000
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07
OCT
Awesome Animation
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

What new adventures will you take Matilda on Maybe shell meet up with Willy Wonka Work together as a family to make the extraordinary happenEvent detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Price does not include Museum entry which you will…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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07
OCT
Day Out With Thomas
Didcot Railway Centre

Join the Didcot Railway Centre as they welcome Thomas for a day of family fun.A ticket for Day Out With Thomas includes the train ride with Thomas as well as a variety of Thomas & Friends themed entertainment.Guests will also have the…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01235 817200
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08
OCT
Clarinet Cushion Concerts
Jacqueline du Pré Music Building

In our Cushion Concert series Rozzy or Tom introduce children and their families to different instruments and how the make music feeding curiosity and nurturing love of music up‐close. We have performances suited to under fives and over fives and babies come…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 286660
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08
OCT
The Young’uns
North Wall Arts Centre

The Younguns have cemented their reputation at the forefront of the English folk scene in the last few years. Having taken their uplifting voices powerful songs spine tingling harmonies and raucous humour to audiences across the UK and around the world they…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 319450
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08
OCT
Virgin Sport Oxford Half Marathon
Broad St, Oxford

Were happy to announce that the Oxford Half is now the Virgin Sport Oxford Half Marathon Check out VSHackney on social to see how we do things a bit differently. Registration is now fully open to the public ‐sign up now as…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Sports

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09
OCT
Moving Music
Jacqueline du Pré Music Building

All are welcome particularly people living with dementia along with their family friends and carers.11.30am‐12.30pm with refreshments from 11am2pm‐3pm with refreshments from 1.30pmAdmission charge payable at the door. Please reserve your places and disabled parking in advance:Tel: 01865 286660 01865 251305Email:…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 286660
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09
OCT
My Beautiful Black Dog
North Wall Arts Centre

Gig meets theatre meets tidal wave of glitter.A poetically wild musical exploring the difficult and beauteous complexity of our fragile minds. Depression is at its heart but its not depressing its joyous funny and hopeful.This electrifying show challenges the urgent stigma…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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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…

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 Rees

A Rees ‐ golf course in Oxford, Oxfordshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01865 242158 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at A Rees 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.…

Blackbird Leys Swimming Pool

Swimming pool at Blackbird Leys Swimming Pool in Oxford, Oxfordshire. Contact venue on 01865 467040 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Bowlplex

Bowling at Bowlplex PLC in Oxford, Oxfordshire. Contact venue on 01865 714100 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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