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October

 

Friday 13th October:

Music at St Johns Lunchtime Concert
St Johns Church, Boxmoor. 12.30pm

Alice Bishop soprano with Simon Marlow piano.  Light lunch available (£2) after each concert.

PRICE: Admission by donation (suggested donation £3).
CONTACT: www.masj.stjohnsboxmoor.co.uk 


Saturday 14th October:

Classical String Quartet
Berkhamsted Civic Centre, 7.30pm

The Wihan String Quartet has a great international reputation and some fine recordings to their credit. They will be playing music by Mozart, Schubert and Dvorak.

PRICE:  £14 U18s Free.

CONTACT: www.berkhamstedmusic.co.uk  | 01442 862798


Saturday 14th October:

Cancer Research UK Autumn Fayre
Sarratt Village Hall, 10.30am - 4pm.

A wide range of stalls, including books, bags, jewellery, fashion, homeware and children's toys. There will also be homemade cakes and jams, charity Christmas cards and gifts and of course a raffle with a fabulous Fortnum and Mason hamper. Refreshments will be available throughout the day.
All proceeds will go to Cancer Research UK, with the proceeds from the toy stall going specifically to Cancer Research UK Kids & Teens.

PRICE: Adults £2.50/ Children Free.


Saturday 14th October:

Tring's Own Apple Fayre - Pippin Parade & Farmers Market
Tring High Street & Church Square. 9-1pm

Support your locally generated produce with a special fruity flavour. Activities on the day include local school ‘scarecrows’ judging, Morris dancing, apple pressing - bring your own apples and a bottle for juicing -, local crafts, a plague of Tring’s own frogs and your favourite Tring Farmer‘s Market stalls.

10.30am - 11am Magnolia Apple Cart Procession
See the Apple cart procession with dancers, hop-bearing and school scarecrows with a difference! Leaves the King‘s Arms at 10.30am to process along High St to St Peter and St Paul Church.

CONTACT: www.tringtogether.org.uk 


Saturday 14th October:

Opera Concert for Charity
Little Gaddesden Church,
7.30pm.

A charity concert raising funds for the Hospice of St Francis and Little Gaddesden Church, with soprano Marianne Cotterill and mezzo Jeanette Ager. £25. Tickets from Little Gaddesden Village Shop or email MCRoberts4@aol.com . Also on the door.

 


Saturday 14th October: 

Little Chalfont Farmers Market 
Village Hall Car Park, Cokes Lane, Little Chalfont. 
9-1pm

CONTACT: www.facebook.com/Little-Chalfont-Farmers-Market


Sunday 15th October: 

Berkhamsted Arts & Crafts Market
Berkhamsted Town Hall,

10am-2pm

CONTACT: berkhamstedartscraftsmarket.com


Sunday 15th October: 

Berkhamsted Farmers Market
High St, Berkhamsted
8am to 2pm

CONTACT: www.berkofm.co.uk


Saturday 15th October:

Hospice of St Francis  - The Mud Pack Challenge
Ashridge House

Various start times

Mud washes off but memories last a life time! Are you up for some muddy good fun?  Grab your friends, step out of your comfort zone and challenge yourself for charity in our 5 or 10-mile obstacle course around the stunning grounds of Ashridge House.

Do it solo, or in a team, but make your miles count by raising all you can to help us provide specialist care and support when it matters most. Escape the ordinary, do something incredible and become a mud warrior for the day! Sign up now as places are limited and are set to go fast.  All Mud Packers must be over the age of 15 (any aged 15-18 needs to be accompanied by a full paying adult)

PRICE: Sign up quick to secure our limited Early-bird registration fee of just £25 (only 300 places available!).  Standard registration fee is £35.  Your registration fee includes your exclusive Mud Pack t-shirt. 

CONTACT: www.stfrancis.org.uk/support-us/events/detail/mud-pack-challenge


Sunday 15th October: 

Tring's Own Apple Fayre - Flour Power
Ford End Water Mill, Station Rd, Ivinghoe, LU7 9EA
2pm-4:30pm.

Enjoy a special milling demonstration at this historic venue. It is the only remaining working watermill in Buckinghamshire with original machinery.

PRICE: Adults £3, Children(5-15) £1
CONTACT: www.tringtogether.org.uk 


Sunday 15th October:

Dacorum Symphony Orchestra concert
Rudolf Steiner School, Langley Hill, Kings Langley, WD4 9HG.
3:30pm.

Programme Includes: Mozart - Overture from the Magic Flute, Dvorak - Symphony No. 6 in D, Bottesini - Gran Duo Concertante for Violin and Double Bass Soloists Paul Barritt (violin) and Roberto Carrillo-Garcia (double-bass).

PRICE: Adults £12, Concessions £10, Under 18s Free.
CONTACT: 01494 727240


Monday 16th & Tuesday 17th October: 

Berkhamsted Film Society presents THE SALESMAN
Berkhamsted Civic Centre, High Street, HP4 3HD.
8pm.

Oscar-winning drama. A couple’s life is thrown into turmoil by an act of violence and the husband’s need for revenge. Cert 12A. 123 min. Iran/Subtitles.

PRICE: Non-members £5 on the door.
CONTACT: 01442 863155 | www.berkhamstedfilmsociety.co.uk 


Wednesday 18th October:

Ashridge Estate - Gentle stroll - Deer Rut
Ashridge Estate, Moneybury Hill, Berkhamsted, HP4 1LX .
10.30-12.30pm.

Join our knowledgeable volunteers on this gentle walk to look for rutting deer. Meet at the end of Monument Drive.

PRICE: £3.
CONTACT: 01442 851227 | www.nationaltrust.org.uk/ashridge-estate 


Friday 20th October:

Barn Dance
Bishop Wood School, Frogmore St, Tring HP23 5AU
7.30 - 11pm

Dance your socks off at this fun Harvest Barn Dance evening presented by The Friends of Tring Church Heritage featuring the one and only ‘Pickled Tink‘.

PRICE: Tickets £15 and include a Ploughman‘s Platter and welcome drink.
CONTACT: For tickets; contact Helen Dunford 01442 891377/Richard Abel 01442 825723.


Friday 20th October:

Music at St Johns Lunchtime Concert
St Johns Church, Boxmoor.
12.30pm

Joanna Reveley flute with Simon Gilliver piano. Light lunch available (£2) after each concert.

PRICE: Admission by donation (suggested donation £3).
CONTACT: www.masj.stjohnsboxmoor.co.uk 


Saturday 21st October:

Christmas Craft Fair
Court Theatre, Pendley, Tring. 
10am.

Many, many stalls selling a wide variety of gifts. Refreshments available. Free entry & Free parking.

CONTACT: www.courttheatre.co.uk


Saturday 21st - 29th October:

Dangerous and Deadly Trail
The Natural History Museum Tring, Akeman Street, Tring, HP23 6AP.
Mon - Sat 10-5pm, Sun 2-5pm

Explore the galleries for our deadliest animals - if you dare. Find the animals, use stickers to create a savannah scene and discover fascinating facts.
Complete the trail and receive a chocolate treat.

PRICE:£1 per trail.
CONTACT:  020 7942 6171 | nhm.ac.uk/visit/tring 


Sunday 22nd October:

Harpenden Farmers Market
Lower High Street, Harpenden
10-2pm

CONTACT: www.harpendenfarmersmarket.co.uk


Monday 23rd October:

BERKHAMSTED and district ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY LECTURE
The Music room, Berkhamsted School, Mill Street,
at 7.45pm.

The End of Roman Britain or Not?, Simon West, District Archaeologist St Albans City & District Council.

CONTACT: www.berkhamstedarchaeology.co.uk 


Monday 23rd & Tuesday 24th October: 
Berkhamsted Film Society presents INGRID BERGMAN: IN HER OWN WORDS

Berkhamsted Civic Centre, High Street, HP4 3HD.
8pm.

Behind the scenes of the life of the young woman who became one of the most celebrated
actresses of world cinema, Cert PG. 114 mins. Subtitles.

PRICE: Non-members £5 on the door.

CONTACT: 01442 863155 | www.berkhamstedfilmsociety.co.uk 


Monday 23rd & Friday 27th October:

Explore Spooky Skeletons
The Natural History Museum Tring, Akeman Street, Tring, HP23 6AP.
10.15-10.45, 10.45-11.15, 11.15-11.45, 14.30-15.00, 15.00-15.30

Explore the spooky insides of
different animals.Get hands-on and handle real skeletons and bones from a variety of creatures. Apply your knowledge and make a scary craft to take home. Suitable for ages 5+. Drop-in, no need to book in advance.

PRICE: Child £2.
CONTACT: 020 7942 6171 | www.nhm.ac.uk/visit/tring 


Monday 23rd - Friday 27th October:

Ashridge Estate - Halloween trail and crafts
Ashridge Estate, Moneybury Hill, Berkhamsted, HP4 1LX .
10.30-12.30pm.

Join us this half-term to
create your own spooky spider. Then follow our creepy Hallowe'en trail through the woodland. Our Hallowe'en spider will be your guide to which creatures either 'trick or treat' Ashridge. You can dress up if you want to. No need to book.

PRICE: £3 children.
CONTACT: 01442 851227 | www.nationaltrust.org.uk/ashridge-estate 


Tuesday 24th - Sunday 29th October:

Circus Zyair on Harpenden Common
St Albans Road, AL5 2JB.
Tues 7pm, Weds - Sat 3pm & 7pm, Sun 11am & 3pm.

Bircus Zyair presents a colourful, action packed show with high energy acts from all over the world. A dazzling combination of circus, music and laughter. With a heated big top, comfy seating and an electric atmosphere from start to finish Circus Zyair promises to be a truly magical experience for the whole family.

CONTACT: circus-zyair.co.uk  | 07775 958 800


Tuesday 24th & Friday 27th October:

Messy Apple Bird Feeder
The Natural History Museum Tring, Akeman Street, Tring, HP23 6AP.
10.15-10.45, 10.45-11.15, 11.15-11.45, 14.30-15.00, 15.00-15.30

Celebrate Tring's Apple Fayre by creating a seed- and lard-filled apple. It's the perfect food to attract birds to your garden and give them a helping hand this autumn.  Suitable for ages 5+. No need to book in advance.

PRICE: £2 drop in.
CONTACT: 020 7942 6171 | 
www.nhm.ac.uk/visit/tring 


Wednesday 25th October:

Hemel Hempstead History and Museum Society Meeting
Carey Baptist Church Hall, Marlowes, Hemel Hempstead.
8pm (Doors 7.30pm).

Saving for Posterity, Barbara Chapman.

PRICE: Non-Members £2
CONTACT: 01442 398285 | www.historysochemel.bravesites.com


Friday 27th October:

Music at St Johns Lunchtime Concert
St Johns Church, Boxmoor.
12.30pm

Adrienne Walters soprano with Gergely Kaposi piano. Light lunch available (£2) after each concert.

PRICE: Admission by donation (suggested donation £3).
CONTACT: www.masj.stjohnsboxmoor.co.uk 


Saturday 28th October:

Berkhamsted Jazz - Bruce Adams/Alan Barnes
Berkhamsted Civic Hall.
8.00pm (doors open 7.15pm).

PRICE: £13 for visitors and guests.
CONTACT: Tickets may be ordered (Mon - Fri 9am to 6pm please) from 01442-824173 bjazztickets@gmail.com  | berkhamstedjazz.co.uk 


Saturday 28th October:

Tring Farmers Market 
Brook Street, Tring. 

9-12.15pm.

CONTACT: www.tringfarmersmarket.co.uk


Sunday 29th October:

Old Town Hallowen Party
High Street, Hemel Hempstead, HP1 3AE.
3-7.30pm

Frightening great fun as the atmospheric Old Town plays host to our hauntingly good Halloween Party. With thrilling rides, live entertainment and fabulous street food all topped off with an amazing firework display in Gadebridge Park.  Free entry, some attractions will charge. 


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