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Circus Tyanna at Witchford & Haddenham

A brand new traditional child friendly circus that opened 2008, family run by Todd and Clair Christian and named after there beloved first child,Tyanna. Local Dates & Venues Witchford Common Tuesday 12th till Wednesday 13th May: Show times Tuesday 6pm, Wednesday 4.30pm,  special offer on Tuesday all seats £5. Haddenham Rec Ground  Friday 15th till […]

Ely Sinfonia presents Eroica

Ely Sinfonia presents Eroica Music from the Romantic Era Johann Strauss Overture to Die Fledermaus Max Bruch Violin Concerto no 1 Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony no.3 “Eroica” Ely Sinfonia with Edward Tomanek violin Steve Bingham conductor in Ely Cathedral. Saturday 9 May 2015 7.30pm Who is not familiar with Beethoven’s great Eroica symphony, in many […]

National Mills Weekend

National Mills Weekend The National Mills weekend is being held all over England on Saturday May 9th and Sunday May 10th. Some mills are opened only on one day while others are open on both days. Opening times may vary at each mill. Some are not normally open to the public but have done so for this special […]

The Stretham Feast

The Stretham Feast The feast covers a period of three days and has a number of events for all the family to enjoy, Friday May 15th 2015 A Family Picnic, A Barbeque, Games for all etc. Saturday May 16th 2015 A Farmers Market round the village cross, Arts and Crafts stalls in St James Church and performing […]

The Brick Barn, Brick Tile and Tin Collection

The Brick Barn, Brick Tile and Tin Collection This Victorian one hundred and fifty year old brick barn contains a large collection of Bricks, Roof and Ridge Tiles, Land Drains, Pipes etc.  Also Ceremic Tiles,  a Tin collection and an empty Drinks Can collection, along with a Stone collection, old Bygones and Maps. Date:       […]

The Wicken Beer Festival

The Wicken Beer Festival The beer festival is now in its eleventh year and is serving its own village produced cider, The Spinney Abbey, as well as the close by village of Stretham’s Pickled Pig cider, along with a selection of various beers from around the United Kingdom. Refreshments are available. For those who like a bit of background […]

Ely Living History Day at Oliver Cromwell’s House

Ely Living History Day at Oliver Cromwell’s House Step back in time to the seventeenth century when England was ruled by the Lord Protector Oliver Cromwell. Take a guided tour of his home with guides dressed in the costumes that would have been worn during the five year period of his rule. Visit his wife’s kitchen and […]

Rollin’ Classic Cars Day

Rollin’ Classic Cars Day Roll back the years for a classic car day with a new style. Visit vintage cars on display, dress up as a rock “n” roller, and dance to your favourite 1950’s tunes. Also car themed crafts for the younger generation. Refreshments available. If you would like to show a classic car please see below […]

The Ely Model Railway Exhibition

The Ely Model Railway Exhibition. Enjoy the fun of the railway in miniature, model locomotives from yesterday through the ages to the present. Date                    Saturday May 16th 2015 Time.                   10.30am to 5pm Destination          The Ely […]

The Wilburton Theatre presents “The Adams Family”

The Wilburton Theatre presents “The Adams Family” Enjoy this new musical comedy: Dates:              Repeats every day Thursday May 14th 2015 Friday May 15th 2015 Saturday May 16th 2015 Time:                  7.30pm Venue:         St Peters Hall. 41 High Street, […]

Motorbikes and Cycles Event

Admire a gallery of motorbikes and cycles from yesteryear through the ages to the present. Refreshments available. Date: Sunday May 10th 2015 Time: 11am to 4.30pm Destination: The Drainage Engine Museum, Main Street, Prickwillow, Nr Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB7 4UN, Admission: Adults £5, Concessions £4, Children £2, Family Tickets £12. Information: Prickwillow Drainage Engine Museum Telephone: 01353/688360 Website: Prickwillow Drainage Engine […]

The Wedding Singer Musical

The Wedding Singer Musical Date: 28th – 30th May Time: 7.30pm (doors open at 7pm) Venue: Ely, College, Downham Road, Ely, CB6 2SH Price: £8 per ticket Enquiries to: 07793008326 or cattheatreco@outlook.com Ticket website: www.ticketsource.co.uk/cately Website: www.cattheatrecompany.co.uk Love this 80’s? Then come along to our latest show and take a nostalgic trip back to the […]

Ely Eel Festival 2015

Ely is the place to be this May to celebrate the life and times of the humble little eel. The Eel Festival is back from Friday 1 May until Monday 4 May with all the usual fun activities taking place. It all begins with City Centre Business Eel Throwing Competition on the Market Place on […]

How did Cromwell change our Easter traditions?

Visitors to Oliver Cromwell House in Ely this Easter can take part in a special event to learn about how the Lord Protector changed how the nation marked Easter. The Easter Family Event on Saturday 4 April at 11.30am will allow people to join a guided tour of Oliver Cromwell’s House to learn about the […]

Antiques, Collectibles & Vintage Fair

Antiques Collectibles & Vintage Fair. A large number of trade stands display a selection of various antiques that to a collector are valuable items of interest. Refreshments are available. Date: Sunday April 19th 2015 Time: 10.30am to 4.30pm Destination: Mandeville Hall, which is a short distance from St Marys Church, Burwell, Cambridgeshire. CB25 OAG. Admission: Please contact […]

A Passion for Fashion

A Passion for Fashion Visit Artichoke’s Ely store for an evening’s preview of their summer collection of stylish casual clothes and accessories for the country girl. 35+. Refreshments available. Date: Wednesday April 8th 2015 Time: 5pm to 8.30pm Destination: Artichoke, 7a High Street Passage, Ely, Cambridgeshire. CB7 4NB. Admission: £5 which includes refreshments. Information: Telephone 01353665472. Email: […]

The Tinderbox Easter Egg Hunt

The Tinderbox Easter Egg Hunt Make your way down to the far end of the small village of Aldreth where you can take a tractor and trailer ride out to a wooded area that is called Nine Acre Wood. Here you can ramble through the trees on the hunt for Easter Eggs. Also watch out for the […]

Easter Egg Hunt

Easter Egg Hunt Join in this yearly held Easter egg hunt with the Easter bunny and see how many Easter eggs you can find. Date: Sunday April 5th 2015 & Monday April 6th 2015 Time: 11am to 5pm Destination: The Museum, Mill Close, Burwell, Cambridgeshire. CB25 OHL. Admission: Adults £4, Children £2 [5 to 16 years], Children under 3 […]

Art Exhibition and Sale – Almonry Restaurant

Art Exhibition and Sale – 4-12 April 2015, 10am-5pm (11am-4pm Sundays) Own an original painting – prices start at £15 (£1 for greetings cards)! Ely Watercolour Workshop is holding an exhibition and sale of paintings and greetings cards in the Exhibition Room at the Almonry Restaurant and Tea Rooms, Market Place, Ely, Cambs, CB7 4JU.  Come […]

Soham Vintage and Retro Fair with Valuations

Soham Vintage and Retro Fair with Valuations – Noon-4pm on Sunday 26 April 2015 Soham Village College HCA is holding a Vintage and Retro Fair in aid of College funds.  Come and browse the stalls and bring along any item you would like professionally valued (£2 per item). Local celebrity auctioneer, David Palmer, will be running […]