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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High Content & Phenotypic Screening 2017
Holiday Inn Cambridge

The development of techniques and tools implemented in High Content technologies and Phenotypic Screening applications will be discussed at this SELECTBIO meeting. Topics for discussion include 3D cell based screening methods high content screening and data management the use of model organisms…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01787 314956
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Caro Emerald
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Caro Emerald is a Jazz singer from Amsterdam. Her debut single Back It Up was released in 2009. Her debut album Deleted Scenes from the Cutting Room Floor spent 30 weeks in the Dutch album…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Brexit for Businesses
Marshall Land Rover

With Brexit on its way its time to protect what matters with St Jamess Place Wealth Management.Is your pension protected against market volatilityAre you making the most of your tax relief options and tax allowancesAre you prepared for the possible impact Brexit…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01462 713078
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Cambridge 100 bike ride
Impington Village College

Starting and finishing on the outskirts of Cambridge the ride takes you north through Cambridgeshire towards the Norfolk coast on this challenging 100 mile ride. There will be plenty of refreshment stops along the way making this an enjoyable days cycling to…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Sports

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Cambridge 50/35 bike ride
Impington Village College

Starting and finishing on the outskirts of Cambridge the ride takes you north through Cambridgeshire towards the Norfolk coast on this lovely 50 or 35 mile route. There will be plenty of refreshment stops along the way making this an enjoyable days…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Sports

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MAY
Richard Jones 'The Power of Imagination' Tour 2017
Haverhill Arts Centre

The current winner of Britains Got Talent magician and soldier Lance Corporal Richard Jones has announced his first UK tour. The tour starts on 23rd April at the MK11 in Milton Keynes and culminates at the Arts Centre in Haverhill on Friday…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01440 714140
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The Comedy Club Cambridge
The Belfry Hotel

The Comedy Club Presents 3 Top Comedians as Seen on TV.Venue: The Belfry Hotel Back Lane Cambourne Cambridgeshire CB23 6BWPrice2 Course Meal & Comedy Show: GBP 28Links: Website: https:go.evvnt.com73034‐0…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01954 714691
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One Walk Cambridge
Christs Pieces

Join this community walk around the sights of Cambridge.The One Walk is a family friendly event that has something for all ages and abilities from the littlest legs to the briskest power‐walkers with our 5km or 9km route. Visit our walk village…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02077 132030
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Cambridge Thai Festival
parkers piece

A two day event to experience the taste of Thailand this summer at Parkers Piece Cambridge is brought to you by Magic of Thailand.Treat yourself to a weekend wonder and bring along your families and friends to feel a touch of Thai…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

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The Newmarket Wedding Show
Rowley Mile Racecourse

The show is set in the unique surroundings of The Millennium Grandstand at Rowley Mile Racecourse in Newmarket Suffolk. The best suppliers from the surrounding areas of Suffolk and Cambridgeshire will be joining us on the day to give you a fantastic…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 03452 572921
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Cambridge Dragon Boat Festival
Ditton Meadows

Dragon Boat racing is an ancient Chinese tradition and the fastest growing water activity in Britain today‐ as well as the most fun Up to 10 people paddle each 30 boat with a drummer at the front beating in time and our…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01780 470718
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BioData World Congress
Wellcome Genome Campus

Held with the support of the Sanger Institute the EBI the Global Alliance for Genomics & Health and The Pistoia Alliance BioData World Congress aims to showcase innovation demonstrate success and break through the obstacles and barriers to ensure that the innovations…

Location: 1.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: t/+44(0)2070 921071
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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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