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Events this Month

Behind The Scenes House Tour, 15th October 2019, 12:00 to 13:00 at Anglesey Abbey, Gardens and Lode Mill, Quy Road, Lode, Cambridge (22.4 miles)
Step behind the scenes, beyond the standard visitor route, and discover the animals within Lord Fairhaven’s collection, from bronze horses to his heraldic animal, the bull.

Have you ever wondered how we care for the many different natural...


Autumn colours at Ickworth - walk, 16th October 2019, 11:00 to 13:30 at Ickworth, Ickworth (24.7 miles)
Peter Mullane, from the Ranger team, leads you on a walk through the parkland to see the changing colours of the season.


50 Things to do before you're 11 3/4 this October half term, 19th October 2019, 9:00 to 17:00 at Ickworth, Ickworth (24.7 miles)
Enjoy Autumn with our range of outdoor 50 Things activities!


October Half Term, 19th October 2019, 9:30 to 17:30 at Anglesey Abbey, Gardens and Lode Mill, Quy Road, Lode, Cambridge (22.4 miles)
Anglesey Abbey will transform into a bat haven for October half term. Enjoy an adventure trail, bat themed crafts and nature activities in the House for a jam packed week that will have you coming back for more.


Awesome autumn scavenger hunt, 19th October 2019, 10:30 to 16:00 at Oxburgh Hall, Oxborough (7.2 miles)
Keep your eyes peeled on Oxburgh’s 50 Things scavenger hunt! Look high and low and see how many autumn treasures you can spot. How many of the 50 Things will you do today?


Children's Crafts- Autumn at Ickworth, 19th October 2019, 10:30 to 16:00 at Ickworth, Ickworth (24.7 miles)
Celebrate the change of the season with our Autumnal themed crafts!


Hunt for baking treasure: Part Two, 19th October 2019, 11:00 to 14:30 at Houghton Mill and Waterclose Meadows, Mill Street, Houghton, Huntingdon (24.3 miles)
Search high and low to find the missing numbers in a recipe for tasty cookies.


Planting Workshop, 19th October 2019, 11:00 to 12:30 at Ickworth, Ickworth (24.7 miles)
Join Ickworth’s Assistant Head Gardener at our Planting workshop.


First There Is A Mountain participatory arts event, 20th October 2019, 8:30 to 9:15 at Brancaster Estate, Brancaster Staithe (24.3 miles)
National Trust is participating in Katie Paterson’s national artwork ‘First There is a Mountain’.


Autumn Adventure, 21st October 2019, 10:30 to 12:30 at Wicken Fen National Nature Reserve, Lode Lane, Wicken, Ely (17.6 miles)
Come and celebrate autumn at Wicken!


Autumnal Decorations, 22nd October 2019, 13:00 to 16:30 at Houghton Mill and Waterclose Meadows, Mill Street, Houghton, Huntingdon (24.3 miles)
Discover how you can turn flour into beautiful autumn decorations.


Geocaching Challenge, 23rd October 2019, 10:30 to 12:30 at Wicken Fen National Nature Reserve, Lode Lane, Wicken, Ely (17.6 miles)
Are you up for a challenge? Come explore Wicken Fen with our Geocache Challenge. Beginners and experienced geocachers welcome!


A celebration of Apples with the Living History Cooks, 23rd October 2019, 12:00 to 16:00 at Ickworth, Ickworth (24.7 miles)
Join our Living History cooks as they bring the kitchen to life baking 1930s dishes.


Create an upcycled bird house, 24th October 2019, 11:00 to 12:00 at Houghton Mill and Waterclose Meadows, Mill Street, Houghton, Huntingdon (24.3 miles)
Use recycled and natural materials to make a house that the birds in your garden can call home.


Fenland Spooktacular, 25th October 2019, 10:30 to 12:30 at Wicken Fen National Nature Reserve, Lode Lane, Wicken, Ely (17.6 miles)
Get ready for Halloween with some spooky fun!


Mobiloo at Anglesey Abbey, 26th October 2019, 9:30 to 16:30 at Anglesey Abbey, Gardens and Lode Mill, Quy Road, Lode, Cambridge (22.4 miles)
Join us as we welcome Mobiloo to Anglesey Abbey, offering a fully accessible toilet facility to those who need it.


Gin Tasting with 'The Suffolk Distillery', 26th October 2019, 11:00 to 13:00 at Ickworth, Ickworth (24.7 miles)
Join us for gin tasting with The Suffolk Distillery, a local company from Glemsford, which provide a range of gins that celebrate the heritage of distillation artistry whilst embracing bold new flavours.


Houghton Mill Bake Off, 27th October 2019, 13:00 to 15:00 at Houghton Mill and Waterclose Meadows, Mill Street, Houghton, Huntingdon (24.3 miles)
It's wooden spoons at dawn for our first ever Bake Off!


Packing Shed Theatre presents...Terrifically Terrifying Tales, 1st November 2019, 17:00 to 19:00 at Ickworth, Ickworth (24.7 miles)
This autumn, get into the spooky spirit with two new ghost stories performed live in Ickworth’s West Wing Gallery.


Christmas Volunteer Recruitment Day, 2nd November 2019, 10:00 to 16:00 at Anglesey Abbey, Gardens and Lode Mill, Quy Road, Lode, Cambridge (22.4 miles)
This November, come and find out about the variety of volunteering roles available at Anglesey Abbey this Christmas.


From The Jam - "Setting Sons" 40th Anniversary, 7th November 2019, 19:00 at King's Lynn Corn Exchange, Tuesday Market Place, King's Lynn (9.3 miles)
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Hazel Christmas Tree Workshop, 10th November 2019, 11:00 to 13:30 at Ickworth, Ickworth (24.7 miles)
Join our Ranger to create your very own Hazel Christmas tree this Winter.


Mucky Pups- Batty November, 13th November 2019, 10:15 to 11:45 at Wicken Fen National Nature Reserve, Lode Lane, Wicken, Ely (17.6 miles)
Games. crafts and outdoor activities for pre-school children, all on a seasonal theme. Perfect for little explorers! Leave your best clothes at home and be prepared to have fun getting a bit wet and muddy! Booking essential.


Christmas pudding workshop with the 1930s cooks, 13th November 2019, 10:30 to 12:30 at Ickworth, Ickworth (24.7 miles)
Join our living history cooks in the kitchen to learn all about their work and get a head start on some of your own Christmas preparations by making a Christmas pudding to take home.


Local Clubs

Elme Hall Rock & Blues Club meet at Elme Hall Hotel, Elm High Road, Wisbech (8 miles)
Now in its’ 3rd year, the Rock & Blues Club continues to gain popularity as the venue to be on a Sunday afternoon.
It’s warm friendly atmosphere is a welcome change from the usual “smoky den” normally associated with live music.
Adequate seating and tables exist (on two levels) for all fans, with many new found friends.
A charge of £3 per adult (16 and over) apply, but a £2 voucher redeemable at the bar is given to every paying adult. Persons under the age of 16 have free entry provided they are accompanied by and remain with an adult.
Fresh air, a good atmosphere, enjoyable music and complimentary snacks are all part of the Sunday afternoon program.
The band normally starts around 4 pm and perform 2 one hour long sets with a short break in-between, finishing around 6:30 pm
If you'd like more information, you can telephone on 01945 475566 or email the club


K&B Concerts meet at Emneth Central Hall, Gaultree Square, Emneth, Wisbech (6.6 miles)
Come along and enjoy the best Country music bands and music.
If you'd like more information, you can telephone Keith on 01945 585726 or visit thier website


King's Lynn and District Osteoporosis Support Group meet at London Road Methodist Hall, County Court Road, King's Lynn (9.1 miles)
The King's Lynn and District Osteoporosis Support Group is one of over 130 groups across the UK that gives the National Osteoporosis Society (NOS) a local presence. They meet every fourth Thursday of the month at 19:30. All are welcome.
If you'd like more information, you can visit thier website


Runction Holme CMC meet at Runction Holme Social Club, School Road, Runcton Holme, King's Lynn (3.2 miles)
Come along and enjoy the best Country music bands and music.
If you'd like more information, you can telephone Ros on 01366 377484


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