What's on inDuxford


Welcome to Duxford

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

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Forthcoming events in Duxford

27
SEP
Rat Boy
The Junction

Rat Boy at The Junction in Cambridge on Tuesday 27 September 2016. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best prices…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
OCT
Saturday Intro to Italian Wine in a beautiful Camb
Gonville & Caius College

A friendly informal and wine tasting journey sampling at least 13 wines from Italy ‐ no previous experience necessary At Cambridge Wine School we host our Saturday Wine Courses in the beautiful surrounds of Gonville & Caius college. Its one of the…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01223 655391
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09
OCT
Molecular Pathology and Diagnosis of Cancer
Wellcome Genome Campus

. A joint initiative of the Wellcome Genome Campus and the Royal College of Pathologists. Clinical scientists entering the field of molecular diagnosis are also encouraged to apply.The course consists of a series of practical sessions covering current diagnostic methodologies along with…

Location: 1.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01223 496910
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10
OCT
Adam Hills
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Adam Hills at Corn Exchange Cambridge in Cambridge on Monday 10 October 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Adam Hills tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

12
OCT
Genomics for Dermatology
Wellcome Genome Campus Conference Centre

. The programme will provide a common understanding of genomics as applied to the skin and update attendees without recent exposure to advances in genetics of the skin. It will focus genomic technologies including next generation sequencing and bioinformatics analysis. It will…

Location: 1.8 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 01223 495100
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12
OCT
Loudon Wainwright III
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Loudon Wainwright III at Corn Exchange Cambridge in Cambridge on Wednesday 12 October 2016. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Loudon Wainwright III live…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
OCT
Mystery Jets
The Junction

Eclectic British 5 piece the Mystery Jets have announced a release date for their long awaited new album Radlands and a 16 date tour of the UK to follow in support starting on the 28th…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

17
OCT
Computational RNA Biology
Wellcome Genome Campus Conference Centre

In recent years there have been important advances in identifying and understanding non‐coding RNAs. They are involved in many biological processes and are increasingly seen as important in disease. Computational approaches greatly assist our understanding of how to characterise and understand the…

Location: 1.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)1223 495100
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22
OCT
Cambridge Wine Tasting Experience Day - 'Vine to W
St Johns Chophouse

Our Cambridge 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: 8.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08456 808367
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22
OCT
Saturday Intro to Wine Tasting in a beautiful Camb
Gonville & Caius College

A friendly informal and wine tasting journey sampling at least 13 wines from around the world ‐ no previous experience necessary Well start with Champagne and show you how to open the bottle in spectacular style using a sword its called sabrageAt…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01223 655391
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22
OCT
Jamie T
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Jamie T at Corn Exchange Cambridge in Cambridge on Saturday 22 October 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Jamie T tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
OCT
Next Generation Sequencing Bioinformatics
Wellcome Genome Campus

. The programme will cover the algorithmic theory and principles of bioinformatics with a strong focus on practical computational sessions using sequence analysis techniques and tools applicable to any species or genome size. Accompanying the lecture and practical sessions will be a…

Location: 1.8 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 01223 496910
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24
OCT
Mad Science Whittlesford October half term Camp
Whittlesford Memorial Hall

This season we have a hair‐raising Halloween party; Roll up Roll up the circus spectacle and we are getting up close and personal with some mind blowing mini beasts So for anyone aged 4‐11 years we have fantastic action packed days full…

Location: 2.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01223 880997
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24
OCT
Jamie Lawson
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Jamie Lawson at Corn Exchange Cambridge in Cambridge on Monday 24 October 2016. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
OCT
BioData World Congress
Wellcome Genome Campus

We introduce to you the most important event in Big Data and Genomics. We have developed an event with the one goal of driving precision medicine into the clinic in the most streamlined and effective way possible:‐Bringing together clinicians big pharma biotech…

Location: 1.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +442070 921071
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27
OCT
Mad Science Cambourne half term Camp Day
Hub

This season we have a hair‐raising Halloween party and youre invited For anyone aged 4‐11 years we have a fantastic action packed day full of hands on experiments and awe‐inspiring demonstrations There really is nothing else like it: so come join uson…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01223 880997
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27
OCT
Mad Science Great Chesterford October half term ca
Chesterfords Community Centre

This season we have Roll up Roll up the circus spectacle and we are getting up close and personal with some mind blowing mini beasts So for anyone aged 4‐11 years we have fantastic action packed days full of hands on experiments…

Location: 2.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01223 880997
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30
OCT
The Next Step
Corn Exchange Cambridge

The Next Step at Corn Exchange Cambridge in Cambridge on Sunday 30 October 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest The Next Step tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

31
OCT
Chromatin Structure and Function
Wellcome Genome Campus

Our understanding of complex genomes has benefited tremendously from whole genome sequencing projects. However we are only beginning to systematically understand how the interplay of DNA proteins and its biochemical modifications i.e. chromatin can influence global processes which control gene expression mRNA…

Location: 1.8 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 01223 496910
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01
NOV
Epigenomics of Common Diseases
Wellcome Genome Campus Conference Centre

Epigenetic variation plays an important role in disease processes and provides a promising focus for disease prediction prevention and treatment. Technological advancements in the past few years have fuelled a dramatic increase in the scale breadth and availability of epigenomic reference data.…

Location: 1.8 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: +44(0)1223 495100
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01
NOV
The Queen Extravaganza
Corn Exchange Cambridge

The Queen Extravaganza at Corn Exchange Cambridge in Cambridge on Tuesday 01 November 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: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
NOV
Rebecca Ferguson
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Rebecca Ferguson a singer songwriter from Liverpool first caught publics eye in 2010 when she was fighting her way to the stars in the popular star search show The X Factor where she finished as…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
NOV
KT Tunstall
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Edinburgh born Katie Victoria Tunstall first rose to fame ten years ago with her hugely successful folkrock acoustic sound and vocal talents. She appeared on Later...With Jools Holland singing Black Horse and the Cherry Tree…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
NOV
Corinne Bailey Rae
Corn Exchange Cambridge

British born singersongwriter Corinne Bailey Rae is from Leeds and has enjoyed huge success from her albums so far. Her first made its debut in the charts in the top slot and won her BRIT…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
NOV
The Specials
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Coventrys finest THE SPECIALS have announced a European and UK tour for Autumn 2011 tickets go on sale at 9am on Friday 3rd December 2010. When The Specials kicked off the first night of their…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
NOV
Black Grape
The Junction

Black Grape at The Junction in Cambridge on Saturday 12 November 2016. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us do the…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
NOV
Slaves
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Slaves at Corn Exchange Cambridge in Cambridge on Monday 14 November 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Slaves tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave and…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
NOV
Saturday France vs New World Wine Tasting in a bea
Gonville & Caius College

Come and enjoy a friendly informal and fun wine journey through OLD WORLD and NEW WORLD wines tasting at least 13 wines from around the world. No previous experience necessary Beginning with Champagne watch us open the bottle by sabrage using…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01223 655391
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26
NOV
The Comedy Club Cambridge
Belfry Hotel Cambourne

Bryan LaceyA genuinely funny man and a potential comedy star of the future BBC6 MusicBryan found his true calling in stand up comedy after a string of jobs. He decided life wasnt interesting enough and he wanted to do something that…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01954 714691
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27
NOV
The Shires
Corn Exchange Cambridge

The Shires at Corn Exchange Cambridge in Cambridge on Sunday 27 November 2016. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us do…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

Tourist Attractions


Imperial War Museum

Duxford is Europe's premier aviation museum ‐ as well as having one of the finest collections of tanks, military vehicles and naval exhibits in the country. This famous heritage site began as an airfield in the First World War and also played a vital role in the Second…

Audley End House and Gardens

One of the most significant Jacobean houses in England with 31 opulent rooms on view. Set in 'Capability' Brown landscaped park, with walled Victorian kitchen garden.Audley End House was commissioned by Thomas, first Earl of Suffolk, on the scale of a royal palace, to entertain his monarch,…

Audley End Steam Railway

The Audley End Miniature Railway is a delightful 1.5 mile ride on Lord Braybrooke's private 10 gauge railway through Estate woodland. There is free car parking and free admission to a picnic area and woodland walk. The children all enjoy looking out for the teddies that live…

Linton Zoological Gardens

This famous wildlife centre was opened in 1972, and the zoo is continuously expanding as more of the world's threatened species are taken on board their land ‐ based Ark. Set in 16 acres of beautiful gardens with plenty of picnic areas and a children's play area.…

Mole Hall Wildlife Park

Have showers of fun in Mole Hall Wildlife Park's new water maze. Negotiate innocent looking paths with hidden sprinklers when you least expect it. See also deer, otters, pet's corner, straw castle, sheep, goats and many other friendly and exciting animals.…

Museum of Zoology

The Museum of Zoology is home to a huge variety of recent and fossil animals.Our collections rival those of the major university museums world‐wide, and are used for academic study by researchers within and beyond the University. Families and group visitors enjoy our regularly‐changing, free, self‐led trails and…

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