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

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FREE taster session at the Cambridge (North) Rock
The Church of the Good Shepherd

The Cambridge Rock Choir is led by Cambridgeshire based musician Carrie Rawlings. We are the local community choir with the national reputation ‐ join the Cambridge Rock Choir and experience the singing phenomenon that Will Smith described as Fantastic. Whilst retaining our…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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T Rextasy I Love to Boogie
The Rhodes Arts Complex

In 1973 a record was released which would bridge the generation gap and become a rock anthem to both young and old ‐ 20th Century Boy was written and composed by Marc Bolan who with his band T.Rex was one of the…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01279 710200
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JOHNNY CASH REVISITED
Haverhill Arts Centre

Johnny Cash Revisited is a semi‐biographical show illustrating the transition of Johnny Cash from being a young gospel singer from Dyess Arkansas into the legendary recording artist known as THE MAN IN BLACK. Rick McKay and special guest Jodie McKay paying tribute…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01440 714140
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The Magic Numbers
The Junction

The Magic Numbers appears live in Cambridge Cambridgeshire at The Junction on Saturday 20 September 2014. For ticket prices to watch The Magic Numbers at The Junction see the list of tickets available for The Magic Numbers.…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Risk Week
Christ College Cambridge

The 2nd Annual Risk Week Cambridge will take place at the prestigious location of Christs College Cambridge University between the 23rd and 26th September 2014. Our four day residential series of seminars will feature a range of speakers including leading CROs senior…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 44(0)2073 169017
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Sophie Ellis Bextor
Junction

Sophie's new material sees the 34 year old star blossoming into an accomplished singersongwriter with a powerfully understated style showcasing a newfound lyrical and musical maturity.Her fifth and latest studio album Wanderlust' was co‐written and…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Sophie EllisBextor
Junction

Sophie EllisBextor at Junction in Cambridge on Wednesday 24 September 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Sophie EllisBextor live in the knowledge that…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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John Bishop
Cambridge Corn Exchange

Scouse comedian John Bishop was named best newcomer by BBC Radio Merseyside winning the North West Comedy award for best stand‐up in 2004. Since then he has been nominated for the Edinburgh Comedy Award.…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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John Bishop Work In Progress
Cambridge Corn Exchange

John Bishop Work In Progress at Cambridge Corn Exchange in Cambridge on Thursday 25 September 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch John Bishop Work In Progress live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Jack Daniel's Birthday
Kuda, Cambridge

Saturday Chic is our premier weekend night out Bringing you the big night out that only a super club could deliver.Join us this Saturday for our big Jack Daniels birthday celebration Music lights and JD... What more do you need... And why…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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An Evening With Jason Mraz
Cambridge Corn Exchange

An Evening With Jason Mraz at Cambridge Corn Exchange in Cambridge on Saturday 27 September 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch An Evening With Jason Mraz live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Jason Mraz
Cambridge Corn Exchange

American singer‐songwriter Jason Mraz has elements of Reggae pop rock folk and jazz within his own unique style. He is best known for singles like Im Yours which shot him to international success and gained…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Jason Muraz
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Jason Muraz at Corn Exchange Cambridge in Cambridge on Saturday 27 September 2014. 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

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Cambridge to Norwich bike ride
Starts at Coldham's Common

A very popular new ride in 2011 and now back for the fourth time in 2014 Starting at Coldhams Common in Cambridge the route heads east through an autumnal landscape of fenland patchwork fields and even a few hills The finish is…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01179 897080
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Claire Martin Live in Concert
Junction

Claire Martin Live in Concert at Junction in Cambridge on Sunday 28 September 2014. 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: 7.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Buzzcocks
The Junction

One of the original bands to come out of the Manchester area The Buzzcocks were born in the earliest days of punk and theyve never really left us. They expertly blend banging punk rhythms…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Dry The River
The Junction

Dry the River aren't your average English folk band. Formed in 2009 by exiles from the punk and emo hardcore music scenes don't let their looks deceive you. Dry the River's tattoos and piercings are…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Michael Palin
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Michael Palin at Corn Exchange Cambridge in Cambridge on Friday 03 October 2014. 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 Ticketmaster…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Michael Palin Travelling To Work
Cambridge Corn Exchange

Michael Palin Travelling To Work will be performing live Comedy at Cambridge Corn Exchange on the Friday 03 October 2014 in Cambridge Cambridgeshire. Buy tickets for Michael Palin Travelling To Work online.…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Guilden Morden Food Fayre 2014
St. Mary's Church

Its the annual Food Fayre on Saturday 4th October from 10am to 2pm. There are the same favourite stalls as previous years but bigger and better and a couple of new‐comers. As always it will be the finest quality food from…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

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Jon Richardson
Cambridge Corn Exchange

Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee regular Have I Got News For You panellist and star of Live at the Apollo is taking his new show Funny Magnet across the UK. With a sell‐out run at…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Chris Ramsey
The Junction

Fresh from a complete sell‐out twice extended 2012 tour multiple appearances on Celebrity Juice and 8 Out of 10 Cats and a starring role in BBC Two's Hebburn Chris embarks on a brand new tour…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Jason Cook "Broken" Tour 2014
Junction

Phil McIntyre Entertainments presents:JASON COOK ‐ BROKENJason has more funny in his middle toe than most comics do in their whole body. CHORTLEWinner of the Best Drama' at the Royal Television Awards for his hit BBC2 series Hebburn' Jason is back and…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Level 42
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Level 42 could have called it a day in 2010 following their successful 30th anniversary tour but true to form Mark Kings thumping bass refuses to quit as the legendary British band announce a tour…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Level 42 The Sirens Tour
Cambridge Corn Exchange

Level 42 The Sirens Tour appears live in Cambridge Cambridgeshire at Cambridge Corn Exchange on Friday 10 October 2014. For ticket prices to watch Level 42 The Sirens Tour at Cambridge Corn Exchange see the list of tickets available for Level…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Bipolar Sunshine
The Junction 2

Bipolar Sunshine at The Junction 2 in Cambridge on Saturday 11 October 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Bipolar Sunshine tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Alison Balsom
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Winning the Gramophone Awards Artist of the Year 2013 and nominated for the prestigious Female Artist of the Year Classic Brit Award Alison Balsom has gone from strength to strength in recent months. A…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Moscow State Circus
Midsummer Common

Promising their 'greatest ever production to date' the ever‐popular Moscow State Circus are a world‐renowned circus troupe where 'magnificent feats of human achievement' are the norm. Expect rogue clowns mucking around performers in high‐wires…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Nick Mulvey
The Junction

Nick Mulvey at The Junction in Cambridge on Friday 17 October 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Nick Mulvey live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service.…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Skid Row
The Junction

Skid Row at The Junction in Cambridge on Saturday 18 October 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Skid Row live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service.…

Location: 7.4 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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