Huntingdon Town Council

The Mayor of Huntingdon - Councillor Steve McAdam

Huntingdon's Town Sign

Town Clerk: Philip Peacock
Town Hall, Market Hill
Huntingdon PE29 3PJ

What's On

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Commemoration Hall | Huntingdon Drama Club presents Candid

Tue, 26 Nov 2019 19:30

Inspired by Cathy Come Home, Ken Loach's pioneering television drama. Candid, poignant and intimate, Ali Taylor's play Cathy offers a timely reflection on the lives of those at the sharp end of economic austerity, faced with impossible choices and an uncertain future.

Venue:
Commemoration Hall
Contact:
commhall.org

Hartford Friendship Club

Wed, 27 Nov 2019 11:00

Hartford Friendship Club on 27th November at 11am at Hartford Village Hall.

A new club for those looking to meet new people and to perhaps escape day time TV! Tea and coffee will be served along with cake. The Club will meet on the last Wednesday of the month.

Each month there will be entertainment and brief talks from local organisations.

Venue:
Hartford Village Hall
Contact:
Juliet Cole at 07513 035054

Planning Applications Panel

Thu, 28 Nov 2019 18:00

A meeting of the Planning Applications Panel.

Venue:
Town Hall
Contact:
Town Clerk
Agenda:
Agenda, Planning Applications Panel, 2019 11 28 (PDF, 3.7 Mb)
Cornerstone Care in Confidence | Fundraising Curry and Elvis Evening

Cornerstone Care in Confidence | Fundraising Curry and Elvis Evening

Fri, 29 Nov 2019 19:30

Come along to our fundraising Curry and Entertainment evening. On Friday 29th November at 7.30pm at Spiceland, Old Great North Road, Sawtry, PE28 5XP.

Tickets are £25 each in advance, available at info@pregnacyadvice.org.uk

includes all you can east Indian buffet and Rocker Sal aka Elvis, performing for your entertainment.

Wine and soft drinks available to purchase, you are welcome to BYOB of anything else.

Venue:
Spiceland, Old Great North Road, Sawtry, PE28 5XP.
Contact:
info@pregnacyadvice.org.uk
Christmas Winter Wonderland at Silks Farm Nursery School in Somersham, Huntingdon

Christmas Winter Wonderland at Silks Farm Nursery School in Somersham, Huntingdon

Sat, 30 Nov 2019 09:30

Santa will be a little busy on Christmas Eve, so why not come and meet him at our magical Christmas Winter Wonderland at Silks Farm Nursery School and Preschool in Somersham, Huntingdon on Saturday 30th November from 9:30am - 11:30am.

Bring the whole family for FREE to join in with our seasonal fun to get you in the Christmas spirit, meet Santa and receive your free Christmas gift.

Any kind donations on the day will be gratefully received for Home-Start UK, our chosen charity who support families across the UK.

**Don't forget to ask about the special offers we will be running for all new families that wish to register they little one to attend our nursery**

Spaces are limited so please RSVP HERE.

Merry Christmas!

Venue:
Silks Farm Nursery School, St Ives Road, Somersham, Huntingdon, PE28 3ET
Contact:
Kiddi Caru

Huntingdon Library | The Flying Bazazi Brothers

Sat, 30 Nov 2019 16:00

Part Cirque du Soleil, part Tom Jones.

Prepare to be dazzled and amazed as riotous double act Edward and Kaveh Bazazi dance, juggle and fall over each other for your viewing pleasure. As well as the performance, take part in a workshop and learn circus skills including juggling, bucket stilts and Pedlo from the experts.

Refreshments available.

Check it out: www.vimeo.com/326227082

Tickets: £4 standard, £14 family saver
Running time: 30 minute performance + 30 minute workshop
Suitable for: Families, no minimum age for the performance. The 30 minute workshop participants must be 4+ yrs, children under 7yrs participating in this workshop must have an active adult participating with them.

Venue:
Huntingdon Library
Contact:
0345 045 5225
Hinchingbrooke House | Fright Nights

Hinchingbrooke House | Fright Nights

Sat, 30 Nov 2019 19:00

30th November - 1st December 2019, 7pm - 2am

Join Fright Nights Cambridgeshire for an exclusive ghost hunt at Hinchingbrooke, a grand Tudor Country House which was built around a 13th Century Priory. Figures of ghostly nuns have been spotted, objects move on their own, and strange noises are heard! Will you join to investigate this incredible location?

Book your tickets now!

You can join on Nun's Walk, down to the haunted bridge where the figures of ghostly nuns have been spotted, and back up to abandoned Wendy House that's been kept under lock and key... until now! Will you experience the strange noises, often heard after dark, or witness moving objects. will you hear footsteps walking the wooden staircase, or the harrowing screams that can be heard echoing from the top floor when the building is otherwise empty...

Venue:
Hinchingbrooke House
Contact:
http://www.frightnights-cambs.co.uk/ghost-hunts/hinchingbrooke-house-ghost-hunt-59-3/

Commemoration Hall | Dane Baptiste and Norman Lovett Stand up Comedy

Sat, 30 Nov 2019 19:30

Pear Face presents an evening of live stand up comedy. This is a double header show with not one but two of the UK's best comedians along with two amazing support acts and an award winning MC.

All for only £10!

Venue:
Commemoration Hall
Contact:
commhall.org
Hinchingbrooke House | Fright Nights

Hinchingbrooke House | Fright Nights

Sun, 01 Dec 2019 19:00

30th November - 1st December 2019, 7pm - 2am

Join Fright Nights Cambridgeshire for an exclusive ghost hunt at Hinchingbrooke, a grand Tudor Country House which was built around a 13th Century Priory. Figures of ghostly nuns have been spotted, objects move on their own, and strange noises are heard! Will you join to investigate this incredible location?

Book your tickets now!

You can join on Nun's Walk, down to the haunted bridge where the figures of ghostly nuns have been spotted, and back up to abandoned Wendy House that's been kept under lock and key... until now! Will you experience the strange noises, often heard after dark, or witness moving objects. will you hear footsteps walking the wooden staircase, or the harrowing screams that can be heard echoing from the top floor when the building is otherwise empty...

Venue:
Hinchingbrooke House
Contact:
http://www.frightnights-cambs.co.uk/ghost-hunts/hinchingbrooke-house-ghost-hunt-59-3/

Finance Sub Committee

Thu, 05 Dec 2019 18:30

A private and confidential meeting of the Finance Sub Committee.

Venue:
Town Hall
Contact:
Town Clerk
Commemoration Hall | Christmas Party

Commemoration Hall | Christmas Party

Fri, 06 Dec 2019 19:30

Come and start your Christmas celebrations with us!

Wanting to party but without having to pay for a full Christmas meal? then look no further!

We're decorating the Commemoration Hall into a full on Christmas OVERLOAD for you to enjoy a night of dancing and socialising with friends and work colleagues.

For just £10.00 entry (per person) we offer a full Christmas Disco playing all of your favourite cheesy Xmas tunes and some floor fillers to keep you on your feet until closing time!
Fully licensed bar and nibbles on every table!

Come and relax after work with your colleagues, doors and bar open from 6.30pm, Evening entertainment starts from 7.30pm (finishing time is 1am)

Tickets available via Ticketsource.co.uk for online sales or cash can be paid through arrangement through admin@commhall.org.uk

Venue:
Commemoration Hall
Contact:
commhall.org

Hinchingbrooke Country Park | Santa & the Elves' Excellent Breakfast

Sat, 07 Dec 2019 09:30

Instead of a cooked breakfast, we are having the Elves' favourite breakfast of pancakes and waffles.

We'll have a pancake and waffle station with all the trimmings, fruit, pastries and more.

Meet Santa
Crafts
Make your own badges
Trail goodie box
Walking animal balloon
Selfie station

Adults £8
Children £10

Booking via www.ticketsource.co.uk/hcp

Venue:
Hinchingbrooke Country Park
Contact:
www.ticketsource.co.uk/hcp
Wood Green Animal Shelter | Christmas Gifts & Crafts Fair

Wood Green Animal Shelter | Christmas Gifts & Crafts Fair

Sat, 07 Dec 2019 10:00

Saturday 7th December 2019 at 10am - 3pm

A variety of local gifts and craft stalls, such as jewellery, cards, candles, art and knitted items and a charity raffle.

The Kings Suite, Wood Green, The Animals Charity, Kings Bush Farm, London Road, Godmanchester, Cambridgeshire, PE29 2NH

Hosted by DuffleCat, in support of Wood Green, The Animals Charity.

Venue:
Wood Green, Kings Bush Farm, London Road, Godmanchester, PE29 2NH
Contact:
Wood Green Animal Shelter

Hinchingbrooke Country Park | Storytelling & Hot Chocolate with Santa

Sun, 08 Dec 2019 14:30

This year we have a professional storyteller who will be with us to delight and enthrall the children with a Christmas story.

Hot chocolate for the children
Meet Santa
Photo station with props
Make your own Christmas badges
Crafts
Story Corner
Storytelling with Anna Crompton from 'Hartbeeps St Neots'
Singing
Walking animal balloon for each child on departure

Children's ticket - £8
Adults free of charge (maximum two adults per child).

There is a cafe on site available for refreshments

Booking via www.ticketsource.co.uk/hcp

Venue:
Hinchingbrooke Country Park
Contact:
www.ticketsource.co.uk/hcp

Civic Carol Service

Wed, 11 Dec 2019 19:15

To mark the festive season, Huntingdon Town Council holds a Civic Carol Service. The date of this years' service falls on Wednesday 11th December and will be held at All Saint's Church on Huntingdon's Market Square. Should you wish to attend, please arrive at the Church by 7.15pm ready for a 7.30pm start. The service will include a number of readings and Christmas Carols, sung by the Huntingdon Male Voice Choir and Thongsley Fields Primary School. There will also be a piper, playing the festive jingle bells theme! The service is open to everyone in the community and we will warmly welcome anyone that can join us. We hope to see you there.

Venue:
All Saints Church, Huntingdon
Contact:
Town Clerk
Huntingdon Youth Theatre | A Christmas Carol

Huntingdon Youth Theatre | A Christmas Carol

Wed, 11 Dec 2019 19:30

Huntingdon Youth Theatre presents 'A Christmas Carol' by Charles Dickens, an adaption for the stage by Dominic Whitehead.

At Hinchingbrooke Country Park Centre at 7.30pm from Wednesday 11th December 2019 to Saturday 14th December 2019.

Tickets £8 per person (£6 for concessions)

Box office: www.huntingdonyouththeatre.co.uk or Hinchingbrooke Country Park Centre or Cafe or call 07894 144964

Venue:
Hinchingbrooke Country Park Centre
Contact:
www.huntingdonyouththeatre.co.uk

Planning Applications Panel

Thu, 12 Dec 2019 18:00

A meeting of the Planning Applications Panel.

Venue:
Town Hall
Contact:
Town Clerk
Agenda:
Agenda, Planning Applications Panel, 2019 12 12 (PDF, 3.1 Mb)
Huntingdon Youth Theatre | A Christmas Carol

Huntingdon Youth Theatre | A Christmas Carol

Thu, 12 Dec 2019 19:30

Huntingdon Youth Theatre presents 'A Christmas Carol' by Charles Dickens, an adaption for the stage by Dominic Whitehead.

At Hinchingbrooke Country Park Centre at 7.30pm from Wednesday 11th December 2019 to Saturday 14th December 2019.

Tickets £8 per person (£6 for concessions)

Box office: www.huntingdonyouththeatre.co.uk or Hinchingbrooke Country Park Centre or Cafe or call 07894 144964

Venue:
Hinchingbrooke Country Park Centre
Contact:
www.huntingdonyouththeatre.co.uk
Huntingdon Youth Theatre | A Christmas Carol

Huntingdon Youth Theatre | A Christmas Carol

Fri, 13 Dec 2019 19:30

Huntingdon Youth Theatre presents 'A Christmas Carol' by Charles Dickens, an adaption for the stage by Dominic Whitehead.

At Hinchingbrooke Country Park Centre at 7.30pm from Wednesday 11th December 2019 to Saturday 14th December 2019.

Tickets £8 per person (£6 for concessions)

Box office: www.huntingdonyouththeatre.co.uk or Hinchingbrooke Country Park Centre or Cafe or call 07894 144964

Venue:
Hinchingbrooke Country Park Centre
Contact:
www.huntingdonyouththeatre.co.uk
Ghost Stories by Candlelight - Dead Men's Eyes

Ghost Stories by Candlelight - Dead Men's Eyes

Fri, 13 Dec 2019 20:00

Robert Lloyd Parry presents ghost stories by M R James told by candlelight in our 900 year old Music Room. Friday 13th December from 8.00pm - 10.00pm.'A View from a Hill' and 'The Treasure of Abbot Thomas' Doors open at 7.30pm for 8.00pm

Tickets: £17.50

Call 01480 463134 for more info.The Manor

Hemingford Grey
Cambs
PE28 9BN

Venue:
The Manor, Hemingford Grey
Contact:
01480 463134
Huntingdonshire Philharmonic | Family Christmas Concert

Huntingdonshire Philharmonic | Family Christmas Concert

Sat, 14 Dec 2019 16:00

Huntingdonshire Philharmonic FAMILY CHRISTMAS CONCERT

Saturday December 14th at 4pm

Hinchingbrooke Performing Arts Centre, Huntingdon, PE29 3BN

This will be a fun and entertaining concert for all ages, featuring our orchestra and choir, and Huntingdonshire Community Youth Orchestra and Ramsey Community Junior School Choir.

Poulenc, The Story of Babar, the little Elephant

Narrator, Richard Walmsley

Poulenc, Gloria

Soprano soloist, Eve McGrath

Anderson, A Christmas Festival [a wonderful medley of Christmas music]

Esta noche, Trad., arr. Rutter

And carols for all!

Conductor, Bjorn Bantock

Tickets £5 students/children, £15 adults - from www.huntsphil.org.uk or on the door.

Venue:
Hinchingbrooke Performing Arts Centre, Brampton Road, Huntingdon, PE29 3BN
Contact:
secretary@huntsphil.org.uk
Huntingdon Youth Theatre | A Christmas Carol

Huntingdon Youth Theatre | A Christmas Carol

Sat, 14 Dec 2019 19:30

Huntingdon Youth Theatre presents 'A Christmas Carol' by Charles Dickens, an adaption for the stage by Dominic Whitehead.

At Hinchingbrooke Country Park Centre at 7.30pm from Wednesday 11th December 2019 to Saturday 14th December 2019.

Tickets £8 per person (£6 for concessions)

Box office: www.huntingdonyouththeatre.co.uk or Hinchingbrooke Country Park Centre or Cafe or call 07894 144964

Venue:
Hinchingbrooke Country Park Centre
Contact:
www.huntingdonyouththeatre.co.uk
Tapestry Singers Christmas Concert

Tapestry Singers Christmas Concert

Mon, 16 Dec 2019 19:30

An evening of Christmas music and readings.

Free entry, with a retiring collection for local charity Dan's Hope

Venue:
St Ives Free Church
Contact:
Tapestry Singers
Hinchingbrooke Country Park | Santa's Grotto

Hinchingbrooke Country Park | Santa's Grotto

Thu, 19 Dec 2019 10:00

Our Magical Woodland Grotto is back. It is bigger and better than ever with more woodland tunnels, leaves, lights! As usual you will receive a very warm welcome.

Ticket price includes:
Craft activities
Funny photo station (with props
Visit with Santa
Present
Christmas trail box

There is also a pop up café where you can purchase cakes and drinks.

Adults are free of charge
Children age 1 and above, £15
Children up to 1 years old, £5

Venue:
Hinchingbrooke Country Park
Contact:
https://www.facebook.com/events/533503874152069/

Extraordinary Town Council

Thu, 19 Dec 2019 19:00

An extraordinary meeting of the Town Council

Venue:
Town Hall
Contact:
Town Clerk
Agenda:
Agenda, Extraordinary Town Council, 2019 12 19 (PDF, 111 Kb)
Hinchingbrooke Country Park | Santa's Grotto

Hinchingbrooke Country Park | Santa's Grotto

Fri, 20 Dec 2019 10:00

Our Magical Woodland Grotto is back. It is bigger and better than ever with more woodland tunnels, leaves, lights! As usual you will receive a very warm welcome.

Ticket price includes:
Craft activities
Funny photo station (with props
Visit with Santa
Present
Christmas trail box

There is also a pop up café where you can purchase cakes and drinks.

Adults are free of charge
Children age 1 and above, £15
Children up to 1 years old, £5

Venue:
Hinchingbrooke Country Park
Contact:
https://www.facebook.com/events/533503874152069/
Hinchingbrooke Country Park | Santa's Grotto

Hinchingbrooke Country Park | Santa's Grotto

Sat, 21 Dec 2019 10:00

Our Magical Woodland Grotto is back. It is bigger and better than ever with more woodland tunnels, leaves, lights! As usual you will receive a very warm welcome.

Ticket price includes:
Craft activities
Funny photo station (with props
Visit with Santa
Present
Christmas trail box

There is also a pop up café where you can purchase cakes and drinks.

Adults are free of charge
Children age 1 and above, £15
Children up to 1 years old, £5

Booking via www.ticketsource.co.uk/hcp

Venue:
Hinchingbrooke Country Park
Contact:
www.ticketsource.co.uk/hcp
Hinchingbrooke Performing Arts Centre | Winter Wonderland Party Night

Hinchingbrooke Performing Arts Centre | Winter Wonderland Party Night

Sat, 21 Dec 2019 19:00

21st & 22nd December
7pm
Hinchingbrooke Performing Arts Centre

Celebrate the glitz and glamour of Christmas at this Winter Wonderland Party Night. Enjoy a drink at our Festive Gin and Fizz Bar in a winter wonderland setting before taking your seat to watch a festive theatre production cabaret show. Then party the night away with DJ and disco until midnight.

The perfect Christmas night out for friends, colleagues or couples.

Tickets available – thelittleboxoffice.com/entshowproductions/

Venue:
Hinchingbrooke Performing Arts Centre
Contact:
thelittleboxoffice.com/entshowproductions/
Hinchingbrooke Country Park | Santa's Grotto

Hinchingbrooke Country Park | Santa's Grotto

Sun, 22 Dec 2019 10:00

Our Magical Woodland Grotto is back. It is bigger and better than ever with more woodland tunnels, leaves, lights! As usual you will receive a very warm welcome.

Ticket price includes:
Craft activities
Funny photo station (with props
Visit with Santa
Present
Christmas trail box

There is also a pop up café where you can purchase cakes and drinks.

Adults are free of charge
Children age 1 and above, £15
Children up to 1 years old, £5

Booking via www.ticketsource.co.uk/hcp

Venue:
Hinchingbrooke Country Park
Contact:
www.ticketsource.co.uk/hcp
Hinchingbrooke Performing Arts Centre | Spirit of Christmas Family Show

Hinchingbrooke Performing Arts Centre | Spirit of Christmas Family Show

Sun, 22 Dec 2019 14:00

22nd & 23rd December
2pm
Hinchingbrooke Performing Arts Centre

Bring the magic of Christmas to your family this year!

The Spirit of Christmas is a brand new show coming to Hinchingbrooke Performing Arts Centre at 2pm on the 22nd and 23rd December.

Explore the fully decorated Winter Wonderland, chat to some mischievous elves whilst they work away wrapping presents and even meet a singing Father Christmas! You can also purchase mulled wine or a hot chocolate with marshmallows before taking your seats to watch our 90 minute production 'Spirit of Christmas'.

Join elves Jingle and Jangle as they go on an adventure to find the spirit of Christmas! Meet lots of festive characters along the way, as they perform much loved Christmas songs and dances. Can Jingle and Jangle restore the spirit of Christmas? Come along to find out!

Tickets available – thelittleboxoffice.com/entshowproductions/

www.entshowproductions.co.uk/our-upcoming-events

www.facebook.com/Entertainment-Show-Productions-105165680924311/

Venue:
Hinchingbrooke Performing Arts Centre
Contact:
thelittleboxoffice.com/entshowproductions/
Hinchingbrooke Performing Arts Centre | Winter Wonderland Party Night

Hinchingbrooke Performing Arts Centre | Winter Wonderland Party Night

Sun, 22 Dec 2019 19:00

21st & 22nd December
7pm
Hinchingbrooke Performing Arts Centre

Celebrate the glitz and glamour of Christmas at this Winter Wonderland Party Night. Enjoy a drink at our Festive Gin and Fizz Bar in a winter wonderland setting before taking your seat to watch a festive theatre production cabaret show. Then party the night away with DJ and disco until midnight.

The perfect Christmas night out for friends, colleagues or couples.

Tickets available – thelittleboxoffice.com/entshowproductions/

Venue:
Hinchingbrooke Performing Arts Centre
Contact:
thelittleboxoffice.com/entshowproductions/
Hinchingbrooke Performing Arts Centre | Spirit of Christmas Family Show

Hinchingbrooke Performing Arts Centre | Spirit of Christmas Family Show

Mon, 23 Dec 2019 10:23

22nd & 23rd December
2pm
Hinchingbrooke Performing Arts Centre

Bring the magic of Christmas to your family this year!

The Spirit of Christmas is a brand new show coming to Hinchingbrooke Performing Arts Centre at 2pm on the 22nd and 23rd December.

Explore the fully decorated Winter Wonderland, chat to some mischievous elves whilst they work away wrapping presents and even meet a singing Father Christmas! You can also purchase mulled wine or a hot chocolate with marshmallows before taking your seats to watch our 90 minute production 'Spirit of Christmas'.

Join elves Jingle and Jangle as they go on an adventure to find the spirit of Christmas! Meet lots of festive characters along the way, as they perform much loved Christmas songs and dances. Can Jingle and Jangle restore the spirit of Christmas? Come along to find out!

Tickets available – thelittleboxoffice.com/entshowproductions/

www.entshowproductions.co.uk/our-upcoming-events

www.facebook.com/Entertainment-Show-Productions-105165680924311/

Venue:
Hinchingbrooke Performing Arts Centre
Contact:
thelittleboxoffice.com/entshowproductions/

Hinchingbrooke Country Park | News Years Eve Party

Tue, 31 Dec 2019 20:30

Come and join in the celebrations seeing in the New Year in the country Park , there will be drinks on arrival, live music, reasonably priced bar, buffet and a glass of bubbly at midnight.

Tickets are £10.00 per child and £20.00 per adult and available at https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/whats-on/huntingdon/hinchingbrooke-country-park/new-years-eve-party/2019-12-31/20:30/t-xxlrxz

Venue:
Hinchingbrooke Country Park
Contact:
Hinchingbrooke Country Park

Planning Applications Panel

Thu, 02 Jan 2020 18:30

A meeting of the Planning Applications Panel.

Venue:
Town Hall
Contact:
Town Clerk