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.

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Forthcoming events in Long Crendon

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Chiddlers’ hour
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Chiddlers Hour takes place at the Museum on term‐time Tuesdays 10am to 11am.These splendiferous sessions feature 30 minutes of songs storytelling and adventure and 30 minutes of free play and crafts based on Roald Dahls books.Each weeks session is based around one…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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talk by Bucks Pottery and Sculpture Society
Little Kingshill Village Hall

This months meeting will include a talk by ceramicist Lucinda Brown. Lucinda takes her inspiration from the human spirit and the bodys inner qualities of peace and clarity. After a brief pause for the societys AGM which will be held during…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01494 528990
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Multi-Sports Morning for children aged 6 & 7 years
Gateway School

Children aged 6 & 7 years are invited to join us for an action‐packed morning of sports activities followed by a match tea at Gateway School.This event will be free of charge.…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01494 862407
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Tough Mudder
Culden Faw

Designed to be a challenge that emphasises teamwork and camaraderie and dubbed the toughest event on the planet Tough Mudder is a 10‐12 mile assault course with 20 world‐class obstacles that include fire ice and electricityIf you dont think youre quite cut…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02076 966946
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What’s in Your Secret Collection?
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Have you ever kept a special object Find out about Roald Dahls special objects and unlock the secret powers of special things in this workshop using music drama and imagination. Why not bring your own special object to shareEvent detailsTimes: 11.30am 1.00pm…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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Basket Weaving
Earth Trust Centre

In this practical workshop youll learn how to weave a basket out of willow in a session led by Catherine Tregaskes from Crafts for a Sustainable Future. £45; 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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Crackling Clay Treasures
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Make your own special collection of treasures. Youll find out more about the wonderful things that Roald Dahl kept close to him before choosing your own treasures to make in clay.Event detailsTimes: 11.30am 12.30pm 2.00pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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Maserati Tour de Yorkshire Ride
Fox Valley

. The Maserati Tour de Yorkshire Ride offers a unique mix of Tour de France delivery combined with Yorkshire hospitality and beauty resulting in a sportive dream day. Taking place on the 3rd and final day of the Tour de Yorkshire Sunday…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02083 913913
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03
MAY
Ben & Holly's Little Kingdom
Wycombe Swan

Holly is a young Fairy Princess who is still learning how to fly and her magic doesnt always go quite according to plan. Her best friend Ben the Elf doesnt have wings and he doesnt do magic but he runs very fast…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 512000
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05
MAY
Oxford International Film Festival Opening Night +
Phoenix Picturehouse

We are delighted that both Director Stephen Cookson and star Timothy Spall will be joining us for a post screening Q&A. Timothy Spall is outstanding in this amusing and often moving story of Stanley a middle‐aged man who enjoys watching classic British…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01865 316570
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06
MAY
Bitten Street at Oxford Castle
Oxford Castle Quarter

The very best local & visiting street food music Bitten Bar featuring local craft beers cider and house cocktails new resident traders for 2017. FREE ENTRYFor a full list of dates and lineups:https:www.facebook.compgbittenoxfordeventsrefpageinternalVenue: Oxford Castle Quarter Paradise Street Oxford OX1 1AYPriceFree…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07921 391504
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06
MAY
XT BREWERY OPEN DAY
XT Brewery

Come and see where the beer magic happens.Sample beers eat local foods and listen our line up of local bands.Venue: XT Brewery Notley Farm Long Crendon HP18 9ERPriceFREE: USD 0Links: Website: https:go.evvnt.com111330‐0…

Location: 1.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01844 208310
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MAY
Terrific Twits Garden
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Roald Dahl loved gardens especially his own. He included a particularly icky one in The Twits. Join us to make your own gruncious miniature Twit garden full of scary and disgusterous things.Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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MAY
King of Pop - The Legends Continues UK Tour 2017
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Introducing Navi the man that has been chosen by Hollywood to portray Michael Jackson in an upcoming Lifetime TV movie about the star is bringing his incredible tribute show King Of Pop featuring Jacksons very own guitarist to the UK this Spring.…

Location: 8.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 843444
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12
MAY
Only Fools and 3 Courses
Best Western Buckingham Hotel

Only Fools and 3 Courses Dinning InvitationJoin us for the Dinner event of the year which combines fine food and Comedy action served up ONLY FOOLS AND HORSES style.Marlene & Boycie are hosting a Gala Dinner but will things go to…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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13
MAY
Five Rivers Fostering @ Didcot Farmers Market
Didcot Farmers Market

Formed in 1989 Five Rivers Child Care is a Social Enterprise specialising in the care of Looked After Children through Residential Care and Foster Care.Were currently recruiting Foster Carers in Didcot and the surrounding areas.For those who dont know Fostering involves children…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01722 435782
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13
MAY
Gift Fair - in aid of Cancer Research UK
Fairford Leys Community Centre

Come and visit our gift fair where with over 25 stalls you are bound to find something unique and unusual with many items handcrafted by our stallholders. There will also be a stall where you can have a go at crafting yourself.…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL:
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13
MAY
SO Food Festival
Bridge Villa Camping and Caravan Park

Taste Watch & Enjoy. Ready to indulge in all things food So are we at Round & About Magazine as we are hosting our fresh new SO Food Festival in Wallingford returning for its second year bigger and better Star chefs will…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01491 837621
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13
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Swashboggling Places – In A Box!
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Find out more about special places in Roald Dahls world including the Writing Hut the inside of a cockpit and a gypsy caravan. Then make your own special place inside a shoe box. Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant.…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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The Chiltern Camerata performs in West Wycombe
The Church of St Lawrence

The musicians of the Chiltern Camerata follow up their critically acclaimed recent performance of the Brahms German Requiem when they return for the final concert of their current season. This forms part of the Wycombe Arts Festival http:www.wycombeartsfestival.org and takes…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01494 883112
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13
MAY
The Stents - charity gig
Fairford Leys Community Centre

The Stents are a lively hard rocking Essex based covers band playing all the good stuff from the 60s to present day. Find more information about them and their music on their website http:www.thestents.moonfruit.comThey have very generously donated their voices music and…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07703 564174
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14
MAY
Aylesbury Race for Life 5K
Waddesdon Manor

Cancer Research UKs Race for Life. A series of women‐only events raising money for research so that we will beat all 200 types of cancer sooner.Run jog walk or even danceLink to sign up: po.stRFLcenStart time: 10:30 am Last EntryAdult entry Women…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL:
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14
MAY
Village Visit Day
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Free Museum admission for HP postcode residents. Enjoy the galleries storytelling and drop‐in crafts. Simply bring proof of your HP postcode to get in for free. Event detailsTimes: all day 11am to 5pmCost: Free Museum entry for HP postcode residents. Non‐HP postcode…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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16
MAY
Al Murray The Pub Landlord: Let’s Go Backwards T
Wycombe Swan

We live in troubling times. Europe. The NHS. Whatever the hell is going on in the Middle East. The gathering storm of fortnightly bin collections Who knows where it will all endWatch the one man who will answer the call of destiny…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01494 512000
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18
MAY
Solid Gold 70s Show
Wycombe Swan

.Glamrock greats disco hits power ballads and party anthems from Sweet T Rex Queen Elton John 10CC David Essex Suzi Quatro David Cassidy ELO The Carpenters Osmonds Bay City Rollers and more its super‐cool band have performed with Mike Oldfield Asia and…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01494 512000
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19
MAY
Some Enchanted Evening - A Musical Revue
Kenton Theatre

Love musicals Dont miss this show Featuring your favourite songs from the best loved Broadway and West End Shows including South Pacific Oklahoma Mamma Mia Wicked Les Miserables and many more. This show is now on its 5th UK Tour A magical…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01491 575698
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19
MAY
Tom Kerridge presents Pub in the Park
Higginson Park

Tom Kerridge presents Pub in the Park a laid‐back celebration of the very best food drink and music the country has to offer.Tom will be hosting two very special pop‐up versions of his pubs The Hand & Flowers and The Coach giving…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 03300 555729
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20
MAY
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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MAY
Discover Dahl’s archives
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

A unique behind‐the‐scenes peek into our archive store which houses Roald Dahls original letters and manuscripts.Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.00pm and 2.00pmCost: £1 per participant adults and children. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book to take…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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21
MAY
Chiltern Hills Vintage Vehicle Rally
Weedon Park

Chiltern Hills Rally Chiltern Hills Vintage Vehicle RallySunday 15th May 2016 22nd RallySunday 21st May 2017 23rd RallySunday 20th May 2018 24th RallySunday 19th May 2019 25th RallyAlways third Sunday in may AnnuallyWeedon Park Weedon Aylesbury Bucks HP22 4NNOver a thousand vehicles…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 1296 681530
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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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