What's on inYarwell

Welcome to Yarwell

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

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Forthcoming events in Yarwell

01
JUL
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Ferry Meadows Country Park

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeares best‐loved romantic comedy. Let yourself be whisked away on a thrilling journey to the most magical of forests and meet star‐crossed lovers playful fairies and hilarious travelling players.Beautifully designed Elizabethan costumes a wonderful new musical score and…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01733 234193
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02
JUL
Nitro Circus Live
Peterborough Arena

The all new touring sensation Nitro Circus Live having just performed its biggest ever show to a sellout crowd at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas is set to embark on its ambitious 40 city…

Location: 5.2 miles away
Category: Sports

07
JUL
Dracula Spectacular - Stamford Pantomime Players
Stamford Corn Exchange

This is a bubbling modern extravaganza for the young. The immaculate Miss Nadia Naive and her three pupils are swung into riotous Transylvanian happenings with the irresistible count and his gruesome acolytes. Can they prevail over the forces of darkness Enjoy this…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01780 766455
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09
JUL
Burghley House Battle Proms
Burghley House

Pack up the hampers and champers and head to Burghley House for the 12th annual Battle Proms Picnic Concert: A summer celebration with sublime classical music carefully choreographed Spitfire and cavalry displays dramatic cannon fire and a stunning firework finale overlooking the…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01432 355416
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09
JUL
TS Eliot Festival
Little Gidding

Saturday 9th July1.00pm Doors Open2.00pm Welcome2.15pm AFTER THE ACCLAIMED CRITICAL EDITIONEditor Jim McCue lectures on Little Gidding: Such things as seem of least and most importance 3.15pm Afternoon Tea3.45pm A WORKSHOP ON VISUALISATION OF THE WASTE LANDParticipate…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

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10
JUL
Corby Highland Gathering
Corby Highland Gathering

For the people of Corby and beyond to celebrate a tradition of the town and have a fun day out. With Highland Dancing Pipe Bands and much more We want to provide the local community and visitors with a traditional cultural experience…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

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16
JUL
Bikesafe2016 Rockingham
Rockingham Motor Speedway

We are delighted to announce we are bringing Bikesafe2016 to Northamptonshire. After successful years at Castle Combe we are excited to be bringing it to Northamptonshire and are expecting crowds from across the UK. http:www.bikesafe.co.uklocate‐a‐forcenational‐show‐track‐experienNational BikeSafe Show & Track Experience…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

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16
JUL
The Dreamers Live
Stamford Corn Exchange

The Dreamers are in town for a night of classic 60s hits. Alan Mosca & Bryan Byngof Freddie & The Dreamers fame are joined by Colin & Steve Temple The Temple Brothers the UKs tribute to the Everley Brothers to perform…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01780 766455
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21
JUL
Secret Garden Party 2016
Grange Farm

Perfroming Caribou Air Primal Scream Milky Chance Shura Lissie Submotion OrchestraMaribou State The Temper Trap Andreya Triana Field Music Band Of SkullsRae Morris Izzy Bizu Rationale La Femme Hot Since 82 Teleman Money Dua LipaBillie Marten C Duncan Beardyman Petite Meller Rosie…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07734 805817
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24
JUL
The Dressing Room by Bobby Ball
Stamford Corn Exchange

A new play written by Bobby Ball is going out on tour this year with an all‐star cast including Bobby Ball Tommy Cannon Stu Francis Johnnie Casson and Ann‐Marie. The Dressing Room gives the audience a sneak preview into life behind the…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01780 766455
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06
AUG
Electrical Industries Charity Dragon Boat Event
Peterborough Rowing Club

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 a…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01780 470718
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13
AUG
Barrie John - Psychic Medium
Stamford Corn Exchange

Barrie John is a Multi Award Winning Psychic TV Medium Presenter Broadcaster Speaker Paranormal Investigator and Columnist. He regularly appears at Psychic Spiritual and Paranormal events on TVs Most Haunted & ITVs This Morning…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 01780 766455
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02
SEP
Stamp Your Feet! The Musical
Stamford Corn Exchange

Following the sell out performance of its UK debut Stamp Your Feet The Musical is coming to The Corn Exchange Theatre. The story is set in a Yorkshire mining town in 1972 against a backdrop of industrial disputes inflation and power…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01780 766455
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04
SEP
Peterborough Book Fair
Highgate Hall

This small friendly fair has been running for over 20 years and attracts exhibitors and customers from all the surrounding counties. Expect a wide choice of books covering most subject areas. From paperbacks to leather bound antiquarian something for both the reader…

Location: 2.8 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 01245 361609
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04
SEP
Rotary Clubs of Nene Valley Dragon Boat Event
Wicksteed Park

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 a…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01780 470718
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09
SEP
Aladdinsane - The Sound & Vision of Bowie
Stamford Corn Exchange

David Bowie a British legend due to his timeless music and many incarnations; from Ziggy Stardust to the Thin White Duke into the 80s and beyond. Hear the songs and experience the theatre through the performance of Paul Henderson and Aladdinsane widely…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01780 766455
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14
SEP
The British Invention Convention
Peterborough Arena

Meet and witness the latest in innovation design and engineering and see the latest inventions first hand. Therell be plenty to see and do at this event.The BICs mission is to showcase and celebrate the latest British innovations research development designs engineering…

Location: 5.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07531 883803
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18
SEP
Syd Lawrence Orchestra
Stamford Corn Exchange

This fizzy and frisky glittering gem of a show remains the best entertainment in town as Chris Dean and The Syd Lawrence Orchestra deliver another full‐throttle performance. Offering the bubbly verve and energy of that glorious music with a hearty helping of…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01780 766455
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22
SEP
Bonnie & Clyde - Peterborough Revellers
Stamford Corn Exchange

Americas most notorious lovers and bank robbers take the country by storm in this compelling musical adventure. ‐When Bonnie and Clyde meet their mutual cravings for excitement and fame immediately set them on a mission to chase their dreams. Their bold and…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01780 766455
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23
SEP
Thank ABBA For The Music
The Cresset

Grab your platforms and flares for a journey back in time to when ABBA dominated the charts and ruled the airwaves. New for 2015 and featuring all of ABBAs greatest and most memorable hits Thank ABBA For The Music is the…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01733 265705
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30
SEP
Complete Madness - Welcome To Our House of Fun
Stamford Corn Exchange

A sensational Theatre extravaganza featuring the amazing talents of this 5‐piece band who will take you on a musical journey through the story of one of Britains most memorablevisual and fun bands. Complete with crazy costumes comedy and chirpy banter Complete Madness…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01780 766455
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06
OCT
Joe McElderry Live - The Northern Light Tour
Stamford Corn Exchange

Following Joe McElderrys UK tour as Joseph in Bill Kenwrights production of Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Joe is excited to bring his brand new show to you. Joe known for his 24k voice will take you on a musical journey…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01780 766455
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08
OCT
Rave On! Tribute to Buddy Holly & Friends
Stamford Corn Exchange

2016 is a year of celebration for all Buddy Holly fans as Buddy Holly would have been 80 years old To this very day Buddy Holly and his music are respected worldwide and so Marc Robinson and the Counterfeit Crickets will…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01780 766455
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12
OCT
Princess Ida - Stamford G&S
Stamford Corn Exchange

Stamford GIlbert & Sullivan Players presents Princess Ida the feisty and beautiful Medieval heroine who has founded a womans University to escape an arranged marriage. Her childhood fiance & friends disguise themselves to gain entry with hilarious results. A delightful comic battle…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01780 766455
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22
OCT
Ray Ennis & The Original Blue Jeans
Stamford Corn Exchange

Rey EnnisRay Ennis is the legendary lead vocalistguitarist and founder member of the Swinging Blue Jeans which he formed back in 1958 He is joined with a full line up with the Swinging Blue Jeans; Responsible for all their hits including Hippy…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01780 766455
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26
OCT
The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Open the wardrobe doors push through the fur coats and enter the wondrous land of Narnia. When four young evacuees Peter Susan Edmund and Lucy are sent to a grand country mansion they discover a portal to a new world through a…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01780 766455
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27
OCT
Raiders of the Lost Pumpkin
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Deep in the rain‐forest we meet our hero Dr. Jones in search for the legendary lost Pumpkin and the secrets it holds. But so is evil the evil Pharaoh Mustafa Gold. A roller coaster ride of adventure ensues both in the rain‐forest…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01780 766455
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29
OCT
Go Run UltraViolet - Peterborough
East of England Showground

What is Go Run UltraVioletWell for a start its soooo much more than just a run. Its about friends family having fun and achieving something at the same time...Start with our GO PREPARE experience.Get your glow on and prepare to look amazing…

Location: 5.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01933 353216
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29
OCT
The Zoots Spooktastic Halloween Party
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Back by popular demand The Zoots will be returning to the Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre for one night only to entertain and delight you with music from a host of eras and an array of artists youll know and love. The Zoots…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01780 766455
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30
OCT
Seriously Dead
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

One ordinary day in the quiet little town of Olwinskirk a chain of extraordinary events began to take place bringing the lives of Betty Albert Billy and the local undertaker Tristan de Winter to an uncomfortable crossroads. Albert Blunderstone has been hiding…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01780 766455
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Tourist Attractions


Burghley House

Burghley is one of the largest and grandest houses of the first Elizabethan Age. Built and mostly designed by William Cecil, Lord High Treasurer to Queen Elizabeth I, between 1555 and 1587, the main part of the House has 35 major rooms on the ground and first…

Nene Valley Railway

Wansford station is the headquarters of the Nene Valley Railway. Situated next to the A1 road at Stibbington the station brings together three forms of transport in one location, with the River Nene being separated from the railway by the Old Great North Road. The Nene Valley…

Peterborough Cathedral

Monastic church was founded here by King Peada in 655 AD, destroyed by the Danes in 870, rebuilt as part of a Benedictine Abbey and re‐consecrated in 972, burned down in an accidental fire in 1116 and re‐built in its present form between 1118 and 1238. The…

AMF Bowling

Bowling at AMF Bowl in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire. Contact venue on 01733 264182 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Breaks

SnookerPool Hall at Breaks in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire. Contact venue on 01733 232328 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

Burghley Park Golf Course

Burghley Park Golf Course ‐ golf course in Stamford, Lincolnshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01780 762100 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Burghley Park Golf Course golf courseclub.…

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