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A grand day out.


Burghley Horse Trials, Lifestyle Pavilion                                                                                

The Elizabethan mansion built by Lord Burghley provides the magnificent backdrop to  the world’s leading horse trials that run over four days of competition that includes dressage, the ever exciting cross country phase and finally show jumping. Set within the Capability designed park, Burghley horse trials makes a great day out for all the family.

Thursday 1st – Sunday 4th September                                                                                                            Burghley, PE9 3JY

The-Sculpture-Gallery-External-Copyright-Woburn-Marketing-01525-290333_5-2NSPCC Luxury Christmas Fair

Set within Woburn’s fabulous gardens, the Sculpture gallery plays host to the NSPCC Christmas Fair at the beginning of October. The numerous and diverse trade stands make it a lovely event for some early Christmas shopping.

Thursday 6th October 9.30am – 7pm

The Sculpture Gallery, Woburn Abbey, Bedfordshire MK17 9WA

 Ladies who like to shop                                                                                                                        

Saturday 5th November10am-4pm

Kibworth Grammar School Hall, School Road, Kibworth LE8 0EW

Ibstock Place Christmas Market                                                                                                     

Saturday 12th November 11am – 3pm

Ibstock Place School, Clarence Lane, London SW15 5PY

 Wealden Times Midwinter Fair

The-Hop-Farm-Wedding-Show-1The Hop Farm is Kent’s iconic and historic landmark. Featuring the world’s largest collection of Victorian oast houses and this year hosts the Wealdon Times Midwinter Fair. The wide and wonderfully eclectic mix of fair on offer make it the perfect place to find something for all. And if you tire of shopping then a visit to the animal farm is a must.

Thursday 17th, Friday 18th, Saturday 19st November 9am – 4.30pm

The Hop Farm, Paddock Wood, Tonbridge, Kent TN12 6PY

British Red Cross Christmas Fair

Saturday 19th November 10.30am – 4pm

The Great Hall, Bedford School, De Parys Avenue, Bedford MK40 2TU

Chelsea Physic Garden Christmas Fair


Set alongside Chelsea barracks, the physic garden offers a haven of tranquillity in the heart of London and hosts the charming Christmas Fair which is always one of our favourite outings. With loads of tea, home made cakes and mulled wine it really is a village affair that all can enjoy.




Saturday 26th November 10am – 5pm & Sunday 27th November 10am – 4pm

Chelsea Physic Garden, 66 Royal Hospital Road, Chelsea, London SW3 4HS

Kimbolton Castle Christmas Fair

Kimbolton castleCatherine of Aragon spent her final years in Kimbolton Castle and it’s always a treat to visit the historic rooms and her charming but tiny chapel hidden away in the basement. Our last hurrah that always has that end of term buzz.


Sunday 4th December 10.30 – 4pm

Kimbolton Castle, Kimbolton, Cambridgeshire PE28 0EA