Help for Heroes Bear B-Q

Come along and enjoy the Bear B-Q  and drinks from the bar.  Try to win a prize at Bingo and try to pick the winning number in the raffle. All proceeds go to a worthy charity. [A performance by singer Tony Jacks was still to be confirmed at time of going to press] Date       […]

Ely Folk Festival This Weekend!

                    The 29th Ely Folk Festival kicks off this coming Friday. For more information see  

Ely Aquafest 2014 – Sunday 6th July.

The annual Aquafest is Ely’s Premier Community event and is in it’s 36th year! Ely Aquafest is held on the first Sunday in July. This year it’s being held on Sunday 6th July Aquafest covers three premier sites along the riverside, Lavender Green, Jubilee Gardens and the Maltings Green,and is a must for families of all […]

Chinese Tea Ceremony & Tasting

Join tea expert and artist Chen Xi as she explains and demonstrates each stage and tool of this traditional tea ceremony. The tea of choice for the evening is “Pu Erh” chen. Traditional Chinese palette-cleansing tea snacks will be served. Date                         Friday July 18th 2014 […]

World Pea Shooting Championships 2014 & Witcham Village Fair

Now in its 44th year this is one of the most unusual events for all the family to enjoy. Along with the main event the peashooting, there is also a bouncy castle, novelty games, face painting and side stalls. Refreshments include a lunchtime barbeque, cream teas, and a licensed bar with cask ale both of which are in the village […]

Rave In The Nave

Under the watchful eye of Ely Cathedral’s octagon tower, this yearly held event is a great favourite for christian children over the age of twelve from far and near. A choice of activities through the evening – music to dance the night away, youth talks, computer games, book stalls, a cafe and a barbeque etc. Date       […]

New Saturday Morning Line Dance Class

The Lakenheath Liners Propose A New Saturday Morning Workshop Improver to Intermediate Level. With top dance tutors Andrew & Sheila Palmer. Monthly Saturday Mornings from 9.00 to 12.00. (2hrs tuition & 1 hr recap/dance requests as requested) Dates: TBD (Currently considering feasibility) Location: Lakenheath Peace Memorial Hall (village hall), Lakenheath Suffolk IP27 9EW If you are interested in […]


TONIGHT! AND EVERY WEDNESDAY EVENING LINE DANCE TUITION WITH RICK & CHRIS   Members £3 Guest £3.50.  7.30 to 10.30pm. AT THE HAPPY HIAMS LINE DANCE CLUB,  Putney Hill Rd, Prickwillow, Near Ely,  Cambs. CB7 4UU. Phone: Rick & Chris on 01353 650219 DON’T FORGET TO BRING ALONG SENSIBLE SHOES AND A SENSE OF HUMOUR […]

Classic Cars at Burwell Museum

Hosted by The Brandon Classic Car Club and The Newmarket and District Car Club this yearly held event shows of the classic cars of yesteryear, Refreshments available. Date.                 Sunday June 22nd 2014 Time.                 11am to 5pm Destination        The […]

Royal British Legion’s Armed Forces Day

For those who are interested in things military then this is the event for you. Vehicle and weapon displays, and to top your visit the flypast of the World War Two aircraft the Spitfire which  is expected  in between the times of 12.45pm and 2pm. Throughout there is live background music and for the younger members of the family […]

Strawberry Tea & Garden Fete

All the fun of the fair within this tea and fete, gorgeous Strawberry Teas and Cake stall, various Craft stalls, win a prize in the Raffle and much more. Date                              Sunday June 29th 2014 Time.               […]

Open Garden Wilburton.

Wander round the book and variety of craft stalls, before you stop to purchase a delicious cake at the cake stall. Refreshments available. Date.                        Sunday June 29th 2014 Time.                        2pm to 5pm Destination.   […]

Family Picnic at The Primary

With the Robert Arkenstall Junior School as its background enjoy music from the 1970’s to present day from the live band Trojan Broom. You can even bring your own picnic or enjoy the refreshments available along with the Barbeque. Date                       Saturday June 28th 2014 Time.   […]

The Midsummer Fen Ride

Drive through the countryside by tractors and trailers, discover the flatness of the land that is our Eastern area, its lovely coloured yellow fields of Oilseed reap, fruit, vegetables and crops, the singing birds and wildlife that makes this a special part of England. Date                       Sunday June […]

Re-Cycling Open Day

A range of re-use, re-cycling and composting exhibitions, coach tours on site and walking tours of Amey Cespa’s Mechanical Biological Treatment Plant and Materials Recycling Facility. Date                       Saturday June 21st 2014 Time                       10am to 4pm […]

Wilburton Beer Festival

Enjoyment for all the family – Dad can try the variety of Beers and Ciders on offer, mum can tag along and enjoy a chat with the girls, and the children can have fun with face painting, story telling, dancing, games and competitions. Live Music on both days, although different acts will appear on both days, and although […]

Circus Tyanna, Haddenham.

A fun filled circus for all the family, the antics of the clowns, the magic of the jugglers, the wonder of the various performing animals, and many more acts make this a visit full of laughter and cheer from start until the end. Date             Thursday June 12th 2014 Friday June 13th […]

Fun Dog Show, Sutton.

Take your dog along and let him be the star of the show for the day, [Enter on the day £1.50 per class.] Prettiest Female and Most Handsome Male dogs, The Waggiest Tail, The Golden Oldie, The Dog most like its Owner, The Best Dog in Show, and many more, also Fly Ball and Agility demonstrations. Trade stands, Craft […]

Etheldreda Crafts Food Fair

Named after the founder of Ely Cathedral, where better to hold the fair then to have the magnificent building as its background.  Enjoy the variety of stalls selling their wares of Jewellery, Crafts and Gifts, Plants, Local Food and Produce, along with activities for all ages and various refreshments. Date                 […]

The Forties at Denny Abbey

Step back in time to the years of the 1940’s, listen and dance to the music and songs of the time, view vintage vehicles, and be surprised at shopping in the village stores.  Also enjoy the background costume re-enactors. Refreshments available. Date                    Sunday May 25th 2014 Monday May […]