Much ado about nothing

Much ado about nothing
Sunday, 5th June 2022 — 3pm // Live theatre on Jubilee Weekend! Half Cut Theatre are very excited to be returning to Finchingfield! This year we will be playing on The Green on Sunday 5th June with Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing. This popular summer comedy is a bittersweet tale of feuding lovers, crossed wires and a well-meaning but rather foolish pol...
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Nature-Friendly Farming Network

Nature-Friendly Farming Network talk
Tuesday, 17th May 2022 — 7.15pm for 7.30pm - 9.30pm // Essex Wildlife Trust (Braintree group) presents: an illustrated talk by Martin Lines, Chair of the Nature-Friendly Farming Network. Martin Lines will talk about how neighbouring farms are creating wildlife corridors connecting between farms and nature reserves. Essex Wildlife Trust (Braintree group) presents: an illust...
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Happy’s Circus

Happy Circus
Sunday, 19th June 2022 — 12.30pm with show at 2pm // On the Toppesfield Playing Field, a fun packed comedy show for all the family, supported by amazing international circus artists. Happy’s Circus provides a professional all human (no animals) 3 hour + experience presented by a 16 strong touring team. Big top tent, food stalls, beer tent, and lots of fun for all ages. ADVANCE...
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Life and Death in a Victorian Gaol

Life and Death in a Victorian Gaol
Wednesday, 10th August 2022 — 7.30 pm // Medieval World presents: "Life and Death in a Victorian Gaol: History brought to life" for the Stambourne Ladies Group Discover what the term "hard labour" really meant. Learn the difference between a prison and a gaol, and between a convict and a prisoner. Hear all the grisly details of how corporal and capital punishment was me...
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Clocks change on Sunday

Clocks change on Sunday
This Sunday, 27th March 2022, the clocks in the UK will go forward 1 hour at 1am. This means you'll get one hour less in bed, but the evenings become lighter! In the UK the clocks go forward 1 hour at 1am on the last Sunday in March, and back 1 hour at 2am on the last Sunday in October.The period when the clocks are 1 hour ahead is called British Summer Time (BST). There...
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Our favourite pancake recipe

Our favourite pancake recipe for Pancake Day
Recipe Pancake Day 2022: Make yourself some yummy pancakes this Pancake Day! Make yourself some yummy pancakes this Pancake Day! This year Shrove Tuesday, also known as “Pancake Day” or “Mardi Gras”, falls on 1st March. On this day, it is customary to eat pancakes as a meal. Try our favourite pancake recipe this Pancake Day 2022. Super quick, in 3 easy steps. In...
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Gritting around Stambourne

Gritting the roads
Gritting around Stambourne in winter 2022 With the recent cold weather and early morning ice, the roads may become dangerously slippery. Essex Highways are responsible for gritting the roads around Stambourne in winter but, as they have to prioritise their routes, not all of Stambourne’s roads are covered. Gritting around Stambourne in winter 2022 Did you know? T...
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Fish and chips supper

Fish and chips supper
Wednesday, 13th July 2022 — 6.30pm // Join the Stambourne Ladies Group for a fish 'n' chips supper at the Pavilion in Stambourne! Stambourne Ladies Group Fish and Chips July 2022 Fish and chip supper, guests welcome. Bring your own drinks. Contact Vicky on 07908 099 904 or Lorna on 07980 922 636 for more details. When Wednesda...
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