Events calendar

Events calendar

Stambourne Village events calendar 2022 //

For inspiration on what to do in (or around) Stambourne, look no further than our events calendar!

On this page you will find a list of events taking place in (or around) Stambourne, both regular and one-off occurrences. If you know of any other events being organised and which you would like to see published on this page, please let us know.

Stambourne Village events calendar 2022 //

Regular events

Stambourne Village events calendar 2022 //

One-off events

LIFE AND DEATH IN A VICTORIAN GAOL - Medieval World presents: “Life and Death in a Victorian Gaol: History brought to life” for the Stambourne Ladies Group

Life and Death in a Victorian Gaol – with SLG

When Wednesday, 10th August 2022 — 7.30pm

Where Stambourne Pavilion, Church Road, Stambourne CO9 4NP

Cost Free to members; £3 to non members

Contact Vicky on 07908 099 904 or Lorna on 07980 922 636 for more details

Knit & Natter Club with the Stambourne Ladies Group

Knit & Natter Club – with SLG

When Thursday, 21st July 2022 — 5pm – 7pm

Where The Plough, The Street, Birdbrook CO9 4BJ

Bring along your projects, share ideas and tips, get inspired or just come for a chat. Everyone welcome!

Every 3rd Thursday of the month

Contact Anna on 07944 696 527 for more details

Fish and chips evening with the Stambourne Ladies Group

Fish and chips supper – with SLG

When Wednesday, 13th July 2022 — 6pm for 6.30pm

Where Stambourne Village Hall, Church Road, Stambourne CO9 4NP

Cost 6.50

Veg options available. Followed by home made crumble, custard and cream

Contact Vicky on 07908 099 904 or Lorna on 07980 922 636 for more details

Art workshop with Kirsten Wright: Large floral

Art workshop with Kirsten Wright: Large floral

When Friday, 24th June & 1st July 2022 — 9.30am – 12.30pm

Where Ridgewell Village Hall, Ridgewell CO9 4SL

Cost £60 per workshop (2 sessions)

Friendly, structured and informative classes suitable for beginners or improving artists. 2 morning sessions of 3 hours each.

Contact Kirsten Wright on 07469 237 330 for bookings and enquiries

Happy’s Circus

When Sunday, 19th June 2022 — 12.30pm with show at 2pm

Where Toppesfield Playing Field, Toppesfield CO9 4DR

Cost £10 per person; free for under 2s sitting on adults’ laps

Tickets must be purchased by 27th May 2022


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.

Contact Andrea a on 07901 880 914 for more details

Knit & Natter Club with the Stambourne Ladies Group

Knit & Natter Club – with SLG

When Thursday, 16th June 2022 — 5pm – 7pm

Where The Plough, The Street, Birdbrook CO9 4BJ

Bring along your projects, share ideas and tips, get inspired or just come for a chat. Everyone welcome!

Every 3rd Thursday of the month

Contact Anna on 07944 696 527 for more details

Art with Kirsten Wright

Art with Kirsten – with SLG

When Wednesday, 8th June 2022 — 7pm for 7.30pm

Where Stambourne Village Hall, Church Road, Stambourne CO9 4NP

Cost Free to members; £3 to non members

Contact Vicky on 07908 099 904 or Lorna on 07980 922 636 for more details

Much ado about nothing

Much ado about nothing

When Sunday, 5th June 2022 — 3pm

Where Finchingfield Village Green, Finchingfield CM7 4NN

Cost Pay what you decide after the show

Live theatre on Jubilee Weekend! Half Cut Theatre are very excited to be returning to Finchingfield!

Stambourne Platinum Jubilee Party - 2nd June 2022

Stambourne Jubilee Party

When Thursday, 2nd June 2022 — from 3pm

Where Stambourne Playing Field, Stambourne CO9 4NP

Cost Donations of cakes to share very welcome!

Join us for an evening of fun on the Stambourne Playing Field and celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee with tea & cakes, free BBQ, face painting, live music by Reflections and Old Street Rockers, and much more!

Stambourne Village events calendar 2022 //

Past events

Knit & Natter Club with the Stambourne Ladies Group

Knit & Natter Club – with SLG

When Thursday, 19th May 2022 — 5pm – 7pm

Where The Plough, The Street, Birdbrook CO9 4BJ

Bring along your projects, share ideas and tips, get inspired or just come for a chat. Everyone welcome!

Every 3rd Thursday of the month

Contact Anna on 07944 696 527 for more details

Nature-Friendly Farming Network

Nature-Friendly Farming Network

When Tuesday, 17th May 2022 — 7.15pm for 7.30pm – 9.30pm

Where St Andrews Church Hall, Halstead CO9 2LD

Cost £3 donation payable on the day

Essex Wildlife Trust (Braintree group) presents: an illustrated talk by Martin Lines, Chair of the Nature-Friendly Farming Network about how neighbouring farms are creating wildlife corridors connecting between farms and nature reserves.

Contact Tracey Kay on 07742 294 358 for more details

Meditation at The Plough

Meditation at The Plough

When Saturday, 14th May 2022 — 3pm – 4pm

Where The Plough, The Street, Birdbrook CO9 4BJ

Cost £10; or stop for brunch / lunch after from set menu for £20

Booking essential — contact The Plough on 01440 788 066 for more details and to reserve your place

Art workshop with Kirsten Wright: Quirky bird

Art workshop with Kirsten Wright: Quirky bird

When Friday, 13th May & 20th May 2022 — 9.30am – 12.30pm

Where Ridgewell Village Hall, Ridgewell CO9 4SL

Cost £60 per workshop (2 sessions)

Friendly, structured and informative classes suitable for beginners or improving artists. 2 morning sessions of 3 hours each.

Contact Kirsten Wright on 07469 237 330 for bookings and enquiries

Create a floral work of art

Create a floral work of art – with SLG

When Wednesday, 11th May 2022 — 7pm for 7.30pm

Where Stambourne Village Hall, Church Road, Stambourne CO9 4NP

Cost Free to members; £3 to non members

Jane will show us how to create two hand tied floral works of art, which will be raffled at the end of the evening. Feel free to bring your own flowers and foliage along if you’d like to have a go yourself!

Contact Vicky on 07908 099 904 or Lorna on 07980 922 636 for more details

Birdbrook Bowls Club open afternoon

Birdbrook Bowls Club open afternoon

When Sunday, 24th April 2022 — 12pm – 4pm

Where Birdbrook Bowls Club (rear of Birdbrook Community House), The Street, Birdbrook CO9 4BN

Male, female, all ages welcome. As long as you can hold a ball you are welcome to attend! Meet the members and enjoy a relaxing afternoon trying your hand at bowls.

Contact Yvonne Lawrence on 01284 789 521 or 07557 659 850 for more details

Let's Go Back To The 80's - disco extravaganza!!!

Let’s Go Back To The 80’s – disco extravaganza!!!

When Saturday, 23rd April 2022 — 7.30pm – 11.45pm

Where Colne Valley Arms, Sturmer Road, Birdbrook, CO4 9BB (formerly The Birdbrook Tavern)

Cost £12 each or £100 for a bulk purchase of 10 tickets

Who doesn’t love 80’s music?!?!? Raising funds for “Walk The Walk – Uniting Against Breast Cancer”. Light buffet included.

Art workshop with Kirsten - Seascape painting

Art workshop with Kirsten Wright: Seascape painting

When Friday, 22nd April & 29th April 2022 — 9.30am – 12.30pm

Where Ridgewell Village Hall, Ridgewell CO9 4SL

Cost £60 per workshop (2 sessions)

Friendly, structured and informative classes suitable for beginners or improving artists. 2 morning sessions of 3 hours each.

Contact Kirsten Wright on 07469 237 330 for bookings and enquiries

Knit & Natter Club with the Stambourne Ladies Group

Knit & Natter Club – with SLG

When Thursday, 21st April 2022 — 5pm – 7pm

Where The Plough, The Street, Birdbrook CO9 4BJ

Bring along your projects, share ideas and tips, get inspired or just come for a chat. Everyone welcome!

Every 3rd Thursday of the month

Contact Anna on 07944 696 527 for more details

Shelley Hull

Meet Shelley – with SLG

When Wednesday, 20th April 2022 — 7pm onwards

Where Stambourne Village Hall, Church Road, Stambourne CO9 4NP

Cost Free to members; £3 to non members

Open to villagers

Contact Vicky on 07908 099 904 or Lorna on 07980 922 636 for more details

Ridgewell Indoor Boot Sale

Ridgewell Indoor Boot Sale

When Sunday, 27th March 2022 — 9.30am – 12.30pm

Where Ridgewell Village Hall, Ridgewell CO9 4SL

Contact Stella on 07957 138 175 for more details

Mad Hatters Tea Party

Mad Hatters Tea Party

When Saturday, 26th March 2022 — 12pm onwards

Where The Plough, The Street, Birdbrook, Halstead CO9 4BJ

Must be pre-booked

In aid of Wear A Hat Day – 10% of cost will be donated to the Brain Tumour Research charity. All are encouraged to wear a stunning hat!

Pub Quiz Night

Pub Quiz Night at The Plough

When Friday, 25th March 2022 — 8pm onwards

Where The Plough, The Street, Birdbrook, Halstead CO9 4BJ

Cost £3 per person max 6 people per team. All entry money goes to Brain Tumour Research In aid of Wear A Hat Day (26.03.22). Wear a hat on the night (optional) but prize for wackiest/best hat!

Stambourne Ladies Group meet-up

When Wednesday, 9th March 2022 — 7pm onwards

Where Stambourne Village Hall, Church Road, Stambourne CO9 4NP

Contact Vicky on 07908 099 904 or Lorna on 07980 922 636 for more details

Ridgewell Indoor Boot Sale

Ridgewell Indoor Boot Sale

When Sunday, 27th February 2022 — 9.30am – 12.30pm

Where Ridgewell Village Hall, Ridgewell CO9 4SL

Contact Stella on 07957 138 175 for more details

Course

Course: How plants have shaped the World

When Tuesday, 22nd February 2022 — 7.30pm – 9.30pm

Where United Reformed Church, Kings Road, Halstead CO9 1HJ

Cost £47 for 6 x 2 hour weekly sessions

Course by Andy Beharrell; search for course C2228705

Course

Course: Plants, Politics & Economics

When Tuesday, 18th January 2022 — 7.30pm

Where United Reformed Church, Kings Road, Halstead CO9 1HJ

Course by Andy Beharrell; search for course C2228367