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Little Creatures from the Fens at Ely Museum - 22nd November 2014

Events - Fri, 14/11/2014 - 14:29
Date:  Saturday, 22 November 2014 - 11:00am - 3:00pm Little Creatures from the Fens at Ely Museum

Fun crafts at Ely Museum

Two sessions 11am - 1pm and 2 - 3pm

Free Event

No need to book - just drop in

Recommended age 4+

Contact:  Ely Museum Telephone:  01353 666655 Email:  admin@elymuseum.org.uk Website:  Ely Museum Location Ely Museum The Old Gaol, Market Street Ely CB7 4LS United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

Noel Concert of Carols for Choir and Audience - 6th December 2014

Events - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 15:23
Date:  Saturday, 6 December 2014 - 7:00pm Noel Concert of Carols for Choir and Audience

Ely Choral Society present their now traditional annual carol concert in the wonderful surroundings of St. Mary's Church, just a short walk from the Cathedral. As usual, the concert will be in two halves; the second half is a traditional mix of both choir and audience carols, interspersed with seasonal readings. Participation is not mandatory but is strongly encouraged!

Cost: 

£12 (under 18s free) including programme and seasonal refreshments from:

Burrows Bookshop, 7 High Street Passage, Ely 01353 669759

or tickets@elychoralsociety.org

or at the door

Contact:  Ely Choral Society Website:  Ely Choral Society Location St Mary's Church St Mary's Street Ely CB7 4HF United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

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Handbells at Christmastide - 6th December 2014

Events - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 15:13
Date:  Saturday, 6 December 2014 - 7:00pm Handbells at Christmastide

A candlelit concert of traditional and popular music annd change ringing performed on handbells and other instuments by

  • 1st Little Thetford Brigade
  • Bottisham Handbell Ensemble
  • Cottenham Handbell Ringers
  • Local change-ringers

Refreshments available during the interval

Cost: 

Adults: £5 Under 16s: Free

In aid of the Ely Diocesan Association's Recruitment and Training Fund

Contact:  Peter Binns on 01353 649428 on Jane Dunseath on 01353 649232 Location St James' Church High Street, Stretham Ely CB6 3LD United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

Zeppelins over the Fens - Ely Area at War 1914 - 18 - 17th November 2014

Events - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 14:43
Date:  Monday, 17 November 2014 - 8:00pm Zeppelins over the Fens - Ely Area at War 1914 - 18

A lecture by Mike Petty organised by the Ely and District Archaeological Society

On 19 January 1915 bombardment came from the skies and the population within East Anglia learned that the Royal Navy could no longer keep the aggressor from their doors.

Cost: 

£2.50 - members free

Contact:  Ely & District Archaeological Society Email:  enquiries@elyarchaeology.org.uk Website:  Ely & District Archaeologcal Society Location Ely Methodist Church 13 - 15 Chapel Street Ely CB6 1AD United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

Celebrate Christmas in Littleport - 6th December 2014

Events - Sun, 09/11/2014 - 12:28
Date:  Saturday, 6 December 2014 - 10:00am - 1:00pm Celebrate Christmas in Littleport
  • Visit Santa in Littleport Library
  • See howe many "Stars" you can find in the shops' windows - collect you trail from The Other Shop, 15 Main Street
  • View the creative tree displays in St George's Church at their Christmas tree Festival
  • Pick up some festive gifts at the Heritage Centre's Victorian Christmas Fayre - they will also be serving mulled wine and mince pies
  • Look out for the Festival Food Dealsin some of Littleport's eating outlets
Cost: 

Free

Website:  Littleport Town Team Location Littleport Town Centre 17 Main Street, Littleport CB6 1LX United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

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Christmas Tree Festival at Ely Methodist Church - 22nd/23rd November 2014

Events - Mon, 03/11/2014 - 12:04
Date:  Saturday, 22 November 2014 (All day) Sunday, 23 November 2014 (All day) Christmas Tree Festival at Ely Methodist Church Saturday 22nd November

10am - 3pm Christmas Fair

Lunches 12 - 2pm, light refreshments all day

Live Music and dance

10.30 - saxaphone Rhy Gwynne

10.45 - church choir

11.15 - vocal soloist Claire Mead

11.45 - Octagon Ballet School

1 - 3pm - Church organists

Sunday 23rd November

10.30 - Celebration Service

Festival open 12 - 3

Light refreshments

1.30 - 3pm St John's School pupils

Cost: 

£2, children free

Contact:  Ely Methodist Church Telephone:  01353 662426 Website:  Ely Methodist Church Location Ely Methodist Church 13 - 15 Chapel Street Ely CB6 1AD United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

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Cinderella -22nd December 2014 - 11th January 2015

Events - Tue, 28/10/2014 - 16:08
Date:  Monday, 22 December 2014 (All day) Tuesday, 23 December 2014 (All day) Wednesday, 24 December 2014 (All day) Friday, 26 December 2014 (All day) Saturday, 27 December 2014 (All day) Sunday, 28 December 2014 (All day) Monday, 29 December 2014 (All day) Tuesday, 30 December 2014 (All day) Wednesday, 31 December 2014 (All day) Friday, 2 January 2015 (All day) Saturday, 3 January 2015 (All day) Sunday, 4 January 2015 (All day) Wednesday, 7 January 2015 (All day) Friday, 9 January 2015 (All day) Saturday, 10 January 2015 (All day) Sunday, 11 January 2015 (All day) Cinderella - The Maltings, Ely

In the Kingdom of Ely Ever After, the dashing Prince Charming is searching for a wife. A beautiful young girl named Cinderella who is treated like a slave by her two ugly stepsisters dreams of escape and romance. With the help of her magical Fairy Godmother, Cinderella's luck is about to change.

Will she live happily ever after? Join us to find out in the most spectacular pantomime of them all.
 

Cost: 

£10/£11/£12/£13/£14  Family tickets £40/£45.  Book online at http://www.kdtheatre.co.uk/ or telephone 01638 781037

Contact:  KD Theatre Productions Telephone:  01638 781037 Email:  boxoffice@kdtheatre.co.uk Website:  KD Theatre Productions Location The Maltings Ship Lane Ely CB7 4BB United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

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Theonomics book launch - 23rd November 2014

Events - Tue, 28/10/2014 - 15:01
Date:  Sunday, 23 November 2014 - 6:00pm Theonomics book launch Reconnecting Economics with virtue and integrity

Peter Sill and Andrew Lightbrown (editors) launch their new book 'Theonomics'.

In a world of reckless banking and financial scandal, which resulted in the worldwide recession, this book seeks to reconnect Economics with Virtue and Integrity at the heart of the Benedictine way of life. It contains contributions from Alan Hargrave, the Bishop of Buckingham and those working in the field of business and finance.

Signed copies of the book will be available for purchase.

Cost: 

All welcome.  Free admission.

Website:  Ely Cathedral Location Ely Cathedral The Gallery Ely CB7 4DL United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

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Autumn Fair at Denny Abbey and Farmland Museum - 1st November 2014

Events - Sun, 26/10/2014 - 16:06
Date:  Saturday, 1 November 2014 - 10:30am - 4:00pm Autumn Fair at Denny Abbey and Farmland Museum - 1st November 2014

Crafts, gifts and produce, jewellery, woodwork, textiles and much more including children's make and take area

Shop for Xmas and explore a fantastic Museum and 12th Century Abbey!

Tea Shop open and Book and Gift shops

Free parking

Cost: 

Normal admission prices and free to Season Ticket holders

Contact:  The Farmland Museum & Denny Abbey Telephone:  01223 860988 Email:  info@farmlandmuseum.org.uk Website:  The Farmland Museum & Denny Abbey Location The Farmland Museum & Denny Abbey Ely Road Waterbeach CB25 9PQ United Kingdom See map: Google Maps