Christmas Artisan Fair at Bedford Corn Exchange

Christmas Artisan Fair at Bedford Corn Exchange

Bedford Corn Exchange is host to a shopping experience to help you find a Christmas gift. There will be creative & unique goods made by Bedford’s crafts people.

A brand new stage adaptation of Tabby McTat is coming to The Stables, Milton Keynes

A brand new stage adaptation of Tabby McTat is coming to The Stables

Brand new stage adaptation plays at The Stables, Milton Keynes from Monday 17 – Sunday 30 December

Freckle Productions are delighted to announce their latest production, a world premiere stage adaptation of Tabby McTat, based on the book by Julia Donaldson with illustrations by Axel Scheffler, playing at The Stables, Milton Keynes from Monday 17 – Sunday 30 December as part of a UK Tour.

Tabby McTat is coming to The Stables, Julia Donaldson talks about her creation

Julia Donaldson talks Tabby McTat, and seeing her books adapted for the stage

Best known for her popular rhyming stories for children, especially those illustrated by Axel Scheffler, Julia Donaldson is the multi award-winning author of some of the world’s best loved children’s books, most notably the modern classic The Gruffalo which has sold over 13 million copies worldwide.

Many of Julia’s books have made the journey from page to stage, and now Tabby McTat will join them in a new adaptation from Freckle Productions, the team behind Stick Man, Tiddler and other Terrific Tales, and the forthcoming Zog.

Bloor Homes brings its Bake Off to Cranfield; raising dough for Macmillan

Bloor Homes brings its Bake Off to Cranfield; raising dough for Macmillan

Bloor Homes will be hosting its very own ‘Bake Off’ event at its Cranfield Park development on Mill Road, in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support.

Taking place from 10am-12pm on Friday 28th September, as part of the Macmillan World’s Biggest Coffee Morning, Bloor Homes is inviting members of the local community to bring their best bakes to help raise funds for the charity.

All entries into the Bloor Homes Bake Off competition will be judged by the development site manager before being sliced and sold, along with any other cakes donated for the Macmillan fundraising event.

Stewartby Operatic Society’s latest production

Stewartby Operatic Society present Gilbert and Sullivan’s comic operetta “Ruddigore”.

Ruddigore is a comic operetta tale of a witch’s curse coming between two people in love, a classic villain, a troupe of professional bridesmaids and a gallery of disgruntled ghosts.

It all ends happily and includes some delightful music. 20th to 24th November at Stewartby Village Hall.

Tickets £10 on Tuesday and £12 on other days. Tickets and more details from www.saods.org.uk.

Forest of Marston Vale Fun Palace

The Forest of Marston Vale is part of Fun Palaces 2018, a free, nationwide campaign for culture at the heart of community and community at the heart of culture happening over the weekend of the 6 & 7 October 2018.

It is a weekend of dancing, yoga, mindfulness, board games, piano classes, map making, toddler signing classes, tree walks and experiments with water!

It is based at the Forest Centre, Marston Moretaine

Browse our What’s On in Cranfield and Marston Vale guide to discover what’s on today, what’s on this weekend, and more things to do in the area this month. Photo by Armando Ascorve Morales on Unsplash

What’s On

Cranfield and Marston Vale Chronicle’s What’s On section lists the entertainment, food, and drink ideas in the surrounding area.

The Cranfield and Marston Vale Chronicle provides content for residents to find things to do in the area as well as curated lists of the best films, food, attractions, art, culture, shopping and nightlife activities.

School holidays are also covered with suggestions for fun or educational activities.

Use the Contact Us form to add your event to the What’s On directory.