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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David O'Doherty
Glee Club Oxford

David ODoherty the Lidl Enya the broken Bubl is delighted to present a new hour of talking and songs played on a stupid keyboard from 1986. …

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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Half Term Steamings
Didcot Railway Centre

The history of the Great Western Railway is captured by our unique collection of buildings locomotives carriages wagons and other artefacts.Our collections are described in detail in the Centre Guide and in our Guidebook available for purchase from our shop or at…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01235 817200
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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: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra: Valentine's Concert
The Sheldonian Theatre

Sixty years since its Broadway premiere the prodigious creativity of the Overture to Leonard Bernsteins Candide endures in a glittering score inspired by Voltaires 1758 novella. Marios Papadopoulos performs George Gershwins iconic Rhapsody in Blue a musical kaleidoscope of America conceived amid…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 980980
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David O Doherty
Glee Club Oxford

David O Doherty at Glee Club Oxford in Oxford on Sunday 14 February 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…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

14
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The Ghost Inside
O2 Academy Oxford

The Ghost Inside at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Sunday 14 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 the…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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: 14.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 768068
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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: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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Chicago The Musical
New Theatre Oxford

Chicago is one of Londons most popular and thrilling smash hit musicals.The story is a satire on corruption in the administration of criminal justice and the concept of the celebrity criminal. The musical is based…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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FEB
Inner Country Andreea Zahiu
North Wall Arts Centre

Tuesday 16th February to Saturday 27th February 2016Monday ‐ Friday 10am ‐ 4pm Sat 12pm ‐ 4pmAndreea Zahius art is a journey of the pilgrim soul a narrative of its effort to become and to come where meaning can be found and…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01865 319450
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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: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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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: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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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: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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Ryley Walker with Danny Thompson
The Bullingdon

Singer‐songwriter Ryley Walker plays guitar like Bert Jansch and sings like Tim Buckley yet has a musical style thats all his own. Still only in his mid‐twenties hes well on his way to becoming a major artist as the rave reviews for…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07748 917201
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Tony Law
Glee Club Oxford

The brand new stand‐up art show from the multi award‐winning Tony Law. Experience his frillemorphesis as he explodes into the future absurdly.…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08714 720400
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Yoga and Mindfulness retreat
St Katharine's

This retreat is an exploration into finding your inner creative selfSt Katharines is very close to London but is a labyrinth of beautiful and peaceful spaces including spaces that will be reserved for silence and contemplation.The programme is diverse and exciting and…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07881 842861
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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: 14.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

20
FEB
Alexander Hawkins Ensemble
North Wall Arts Centre

One of the most unique voices in contemporary music. Clifford Allen Ni KantuA rare home‐town gig for one of the most in‐demand international jazz pianists. Alex Hawkins music combines jazz approaches seamlessly with contemporary composition blending both forms to draw you…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 319450
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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: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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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: Lifestyle

TEL: 08456 808367
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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: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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Kieran Hodgson: Lance
North Wall Arts Centre

Hodgson has here served up a one‐man effort that lets his comedic talents roar as never before Tour de France Tour de force more like The TelegraphIn 2003 Lance Armstrong won his 5th Tour de France title and a young boy…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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Oxford International Art Fair 2016
Oxford Town Hall

You can look forward to a varied and colourful art fair. The selection is based on photographs illustrations paintings bespoke crafts and also sculptures. Offering high‐quality work unique and fascinating style concepts that are implemented with different media and techniques. All artworks…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07825 443925
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Long Yu and the Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra
The Sheldonian Theatre

HUANZHI Spring Festival OvertureBRUCH Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor Op. 26DVOK Symphony No. 8 in G major Op. 88Vera TsuviolinLong YuconductorLeading the development of the orchestral landscape in China Long Yu has established an international reputation having become the first…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 980980
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Tadpoles
North Wall Arts Centre

Saturday 27th February 201611am & 2pmCaptain Clever is good at code breaking and problem solving. Captain Conker is superfast and not scared of anything except spelling.A tadpole catching competition begins a transformation of the way the superhero duo think about themselves and…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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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: 14.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01494 883112
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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: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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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: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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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: 14.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
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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: 14.4 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…

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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