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Sunday 29th April - a concert by The Cobham Band

Addlestone Community Association presents a concert by The Cobham Band

Date: Sunday 29th April
Venue: Addlestone Community Centre, Garfield Road, Addlestone, Surrey, KT15 2NJ
Time: 3pm start : Doors open at 2.30pm
Cost: £9 including a Cream Tea

For tickets or further information contact Emmie West 01932 846983
Or buy from: Box Office Addlestone Community Centre weekdays 10am to 12 noon
or Christies, 92b Station Road, Addlestone.

The Band
Originally called the Cobham and District Band this band was formed in 1887 and had strong
connections with the Ancient Order of Foresters. Beginning as a drum and fife band, parish
magazines of the late 19 th century show that the band took a lively part in village life and was
then, a marching band. Going through various changes over the years it became an ‘All
Brass’ band in 1970.

The band embraces music of all styles and presents varied and entertaining programmes of
high quality led by their Musical Director Glenn Hayter who has been with the band since
2013.

The band has performed at a number of prestigious venues including Westminster Abbey
Gardens, several Royal Parks and The Yehudi Menuhin School in Cobham.....and now again
at the Addlestone Community Centre!


 

Monday 7th May - Ottershaw May Fair

A fun afternoon for the whole family. We have a variety of stalls and fun activities for everyone to enjoy.

We are excited for the May Fair this year with some super fun stuff for the whole family:
Live music – The D-Beez, Punch and Judy, Cheerleading, Archery, Bouncy castles, Tombola, Face painting, Ice ceams, Slushies, Hook a duck, Beer tent, BBQ and much much more!

Radio Wey will be there too with plenty of music and information.

Monday 7th May, 2018 from 12pm – 4.30pm.

All surplus monies raised go to local organisations and charities.

Address: Memorial Fields, Foxhills Road, Ottershaw, Surrey. KT16 0NQ

We ask for a suggested donation of £2 per adult and £1 per child or £5 for a family for entry into the fair.


Sat 12th May - Egham Choral Spring concert

In recognition of the 100th anniversary of the year the guns fell silent, the Egham Choral Society are performing the The Armed Man, a Mass for Peace by Karl Jenkins, an atmospheric and poignant composition. We will be accompanied by young musicians from the Royal Academy of Music.

The Deputy Mayor of Runnymede will be attending. There will be a retiring collection for the Mayor’s charities: The British Army Benevolent Fund, The Neonatal Intensive & Critical Cardiac Units at St. Peter’s Hospital, and Eikon, a Surrey-based charity for young people.

The concert is at St John's Church, Egham (Manor Farm Lane, TW20 9HL) which is adjacent to the Egham fire Station.

Tickets are £12.50 in advance and are available via our box office tel 07508 320348 or by email tickets@eghamchoral.org. It is very much worthwhile booking in advance as tickets are £15 on the door. Under twelves need pay just £5.

It begins at 7:30pm on Saturday 12th May, ending approximately 9:45pm including a short interval with refreshment.

 

 


Thu 17th - Sun 20th May - Legare Lumiere Charity Film Festival

If you fancy an evening under the stars watching a great film and helping to raise some money for local Charities, then Legare Lumiere has just the thing for you.

A 'pop-up' outside cinema somewhere in Staines is your venue - the exact location is revealed when you purchase tickets.

There's a great choice of four films, with a different one being shown each night from Thursday 17th May to Sunday 20th May, and you can choose which charity or charities your proceeds go to from the four selected for this event ... one of which is Radio Wey!

There's also some great pre-film live entertainment each evening which includes Radio Wey's own Sarah Martin on Sunday, singing and playing some great hits from the 80s!

Tickets are £12 per Adult, £8 for under 17's, and this includes a HOT MEAL and unlimited TEA or COFFEE!

There's more details on the poster alongside (click it to enlarge) and on the website https://www.legarelumiere.org/ where you can book tickets.

Why not tell your friends and make it a night out together with a difference!


Now until 13 October - The Rivers of Runnymede Exhibition

Liquid History – The Rivers of Runnymede - 24 March to 13 October 2018

Chertsey Museum’s new exhibition, Liquid History – The Rivers of Runnymede, takes a look at some of the Borough’s rivers; their history and their impact on the lives of those who live and work on them. 

The Borough of Runnymede has a number of rivers, including the Chertsey and Addlestone Bourne, the River Wey and the Abbey River, all of which flow into the Thames within the Borough’s boundaries.  However, a quick glance at an old map makes one realise just how many other rivers, tributaries and water run-off ditches have been built over as the Borough’s towns have expanded to meet the demands of population growth.

The exhibition looks at ancient settlements and archaeological finds from the rivers;  bridges and ferries; weirs, locks and mills; river industries and leisure pursuits.  Some of the finds on display in the exhibition, or elsewhere in the Museum, include a replica of the bronze Chertsey Shield found in Abbey Meads in 1985, a magnificent 10th century Viking sword found in 1981 during gravel extraction at Mixham’s Pit, now part of Penton Hook Marina; a late Bronze Age (c.800-600 BC) socketed axe head cast in bronze and an Iron Age cauldron from about 500 BC, both found at the Charlton pit on the Shepperton Ranges.

Opening Hours: Tuesday-Friday 12.30 to 4.30, Saturday 11 to 4
Closed Sunday & Monday

Admission FREE

 


Weekly Events


Day Time Event Link to more information
Monday 7.30pm Outdoor Walking Football in Staines CLICK
Wednesday 10am Walking Netball in Spelthorne CLICK
Thursday 10am Walking Netball in Elmbridge CLICK
Thursday 12 noon Walking Basketball in Egham CLICK
Thursday 2pm Cafe Culture Social Group with Age UK in Staines CLICK
Friday 12 noon Indoor Walking Football in Staines CLICK
Friday 12 noon Walking Netball in Egham CLICK


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