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

07
DEC
Vladimir Ashkenazy and the Oxford Philharmonic
The Sheldonian Theatre

BRAHMSAcademic Festival Overture Op. 80MATS LIDSTROMRigoletto Fantasy for Cello and OrchestraBRAHMSSymphony No. 2 in D major Op. 73Mats Lidstrom celloVladimir Ashkenazy conductorVladimir Ashkenazy is one of the most revered musicians of our time with a career spanning over fifty years of music‐making…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 980980
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09
DEC
Absolute Bowie
O2 Academy Oxford

There will only ever be one David Bowie he was unique in every way and an inspiration to millions. Absolute Bowie Europes Finest David Bowie Tribute continue to celebrate the life and music of the Starman with a spectacular show uniting Bowie…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 813500
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09
DEC
Michael Ball Alfie Boe
New Theatre Oxford

Michael Ball Alfie Boe at New Theatre Oxford in Oxford on Friday 09 December 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Michael Ball Alfie Boe tickets so weve done the legwork for you. …

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
DEC
'Songs for All Seasons: Winter' - singing workshop
Headington Baptist Church

Folk Arts Oxford are pleased to present the first in a new series of seasonal singing workshops.There are lots of fantastic Winter carols and hearty songs to get us started and local choir leader Cat Kelly has a repertoire to get you…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01866 881896
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10
DEC
Chocolate decorating
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

11.15am 12.15pm 1.45pm 2.45pm and 3.45pm For 4 years: channel your inner Willy Wonka and decorate delumptious chocolate bar £4 PER PARTICIPANT PLUS MUSEUM ENTRYUnder 8s will need to be accompanied into the workshop room by an adult however youll just…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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11
DEC
Miniature Minpin finger puppets
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pm For 4 years: welcome to the miniature world of the Minpins Create a glove puppet of trees and birds and Minpins to keep your hands cosy with Roald Dahls magical story.£3 PER PARTICIPANT PLUS MUSEUM ENTRYUnder 8s will…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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11
DEC
Winter Wetland Birds
Thrupp Lake

Come and explore Thrupp Lake OX14 3NG and find out about some of the wetland birds that call it home over the winter. With Ben Carpenter. £5 adult £2 child; booking essential: 01865 407792 or online at www.earthtrust.org.ukwhatson incurs a booking fee.…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01865 407792
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13
DEC
Chiddlers’ hour
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

10.00am to 11.00am For 0 to 3 years: 30 minutes of songs storytelling and adventure and 30 minutes of free play and crafts based on Roald Dahls books.£3 PER CHILDWe recommend pre‐booking as workshops can sell out in advance. Please give us…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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13
DEC
Rizzle Kicks
O2 Academy Oxford

Rizzle Kicks are a hip‐hop duo from Southend in London. The duo consists of Jordan Rizzle Stephens and Harley Sylvester Alexander‐Sule . They released their debut album Stereo Typical on 31 October 2011. Rizzle Kicks…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
DEC
Bach's Christmas Oratorio
The Sheldonian Theatre

BACHChristmas Oratorio Cantatas Nos. 1 2 and 3Nicholas Mulroy EvangelistThe Choir of New college OxfordRobert Quinney conductorThe esteemed Choir of New College joins the Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra this Christmas for Bachs rapturous setting of the nativity story. Assembled for the festivities of…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 980980
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16
DEC
Death at Downtown Abbey
Wycombe Swan

Join Earl and Lady Corky and not forgetting the caustic Aunt Petunia as they open their doors for a delightful afternoon tea in the gardens. But who will end up face first in the fountain or toes up in the topiary A…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01494 512000
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17
DEC
Discover Dahl’s archives
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.00pm and 2.00pm For 8 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: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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17
DEC
Strictly Come Killing
Wycombe Swan

Therell be glamorous dancers hunky celebs and ditsy co‐star Floss.But suddenly theres a blood curling scream and its not because of Bruces jokes..a dead body appears and its quite literally murder on the dance floorTicket Includes: Glass of Prosecco on arrival Murder…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01494 512000
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18
DEC
'A Winters Light' by Coope, Simpson, Fraser, Freya
Oxford Quaker Meeting House

Hark Hark are Barry Coope Lester Simpson Jo Freya and Fi Fraser.These renowned performers have done three seasons of Christmas shows as this quartet and in 2016 are touring their new show A Winters Light.The show reflects all aspects of the winter…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 881896
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18
DEC
Phizz-whizzing Christmas extravaganza!
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm and 2.00pm For 4 years: join us for a phizz‐whizzing Christmas party with magic and games storytelling and singing and a jumpsquiffling amount of fun£2 PER PARTICIPANT PLUS MUSEUM ENTRYUnder 8s will need to be accompanied into the workshop room by…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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22
DEC
Mini Minpin storybooks
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pm For 6 years: what adventures and magic will you get up to over the Christmas holidays Create your own diddly storybook to record your adventures.£2 PER PARTICIPANT PLUS MUSEUM ENTRYUnder 8s will need to be accompanied into the…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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23
DEC
Crodscolloping Christmas cups
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pm For 5 years: for crodscolloping hot chocolate or maybe even frobscottle decorate your own Christmas mug to sip your favourite drink from.£3 PER PARTICIPANT PLUS MUSEUM ENTRYUnder 8s will need to be accompanied into the workshop room by…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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27
DEC
Mucky Minpins and monsters
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pm For 4 years: join us for a messy clay workshop Listen to and extract from The Minpins then use clay to build your own Minpin tree or a fire‐breathing monster.£3 PER PARTICIPANT PLUS MUSEUM ENTRYUnder 8s will need…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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28
DEC
Buckswashling printed bags
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pm For 5 years: join artist Ruby Runnalls Palmer for a printing workshop. Learn about Roald Dahls magical Minpin forest then using leaves twigs and your imagination print and embellish your own forest scene onto a canvas bag.£4 PER…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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29
DEC
Little Billy’s bird houses
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pm For 5 years: the birds who save the Minpins and Little Billy from the Red‐Hot Smoke‐Belching Gruncher‐monster need happy homes to live in. Join us to decorate your very own birdhouse to bring some magic to your garden.£3…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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30
DEC
Gruncher masks
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pm For 4 years: no one knows what the Red‐Hot Smoke‐Belching Gruncher looks like because of all the red‐hot smoke But join us to make your very own monster mask using your imagination and Roald Dahls clues.£3 PER PARTICIPANT…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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31
DEC
Crackling New Year party
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm and 2.00pm For 4 years: classic party games and storytelling with prizes to be won£2 PER PARTICIPANT PLUS MUSEUM ENTRYUnder 8s will need to be accompanied into the workshop room by an adult however youll just pay for those wanting to…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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07
JAN
Oxford Wine Tasting Experience Day - 'World of Win
Old BAnk Hotel

Our Oxford Wine Tasting Days are fantastic days out learning about wine in a relaxed and fun environment ‐ suitable for everyone from the absolute beginner through to budding wine enthusiast. Its a full Wine Tasting Experience Day ‐ tasting learning and…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08456 808367
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15
JAN
Jack Whitehall
New Theatre Oxford

Big Brother and Mock The Week star Jack Whitehall continues to impress his fans across the UK on his continuing tour. Just 21 years of age Jack has often been compared to Russell Brand…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

20
JAN
Game Dinner at the Five Arrows Hotel
Waddesdon Manor

Includes aperitif and canaps on arrival followed by a three course dinner with local game.£40.00 per person. From £175.00 for two adults sharing. A 10 discount voucher from the wine shop will be offered to guests. This offer is only…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01296 651727
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21
JAN
Martha Argerich and the Oxford Philharmonic
The Sheldonian Theatre

PROKOFIEVPiano Concerto No. 3 in C major Op. 26GIULIA MONDUCCIVersus world premiereSTRAVINSKYThe Firebird Suite 1919Martha Argerich pianoMarios Papadopoulos conductorMartha Argerich rose to fame with her interpretations of the virtuoso piano literature of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Any appearance by Argerich is…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 980980
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22
JAN
Oxford Philharmonic Chamber Series: Archduke
Ts Eliot Theatre Merton College

BrahmsPiano Trio No. 3 in C minor Op. 101ShostakovichPiano Trio No. 2 in E minor Op. 67BeethovenPiano Trio in B‐flat major Op. 97 ArchdukeNatalia Lomeiko violinMartin Roscoe pianoMats Lidstrom celloPianist Martin Roscoes enduring popularity is built on deeply thoughtful musicianship and an…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 980980
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25
JAN
Investment Management Programme
Oxford Expert’s Lounge

Do you know the hidden potential of Foreign Direct Investments Being one of the most popular types of capital investment this indicates influencing factors for developing countries bringing both economic recovery and growth.This training suites you if: ‐ your company is interested…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: +447511 353886
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27
JAN
Muscle Response Testing - Oxford - HeartSpeak Int
The Buttery - Wolfson College

Course 1 : Muscle Response Testing 3 hours ‐ Friday 6pm 9pmPrerequisites NoneDr Anne Jensen has researched fundamental concepts of muscle response testing and has found that it can indeed be accurate and reliable. In this workshop she…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01865 600599
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28
JAN
HeartSpeak Level 1 - Oxford
The Buttery - Wolfson College

Course 2 : HeartSpeak Level 1 1 days Prerequisites Muscle Response Testing or other prior muscle testing training e.g. BodyTalk Touch for Health AK etc.Day 1 ‐ Saturday 9am‐5pm Embrace your Feeling Mind Practice feeling ‐ truly and fully What stress…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01865 600599
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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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