Out and About

Community News – Royston Arts Festival 2024

Royston Arts Festival will be taking place between 20th – 29th September 2024, and local organisations and creative businesses are invited to submit their entries and get involved! Last year’s Festival saw an audience of 5,000 attending the 75+ events, from music, drama, workshops, community events, talks and exhibitions. This year is set to be

Community News – Royston Arts Festival 2024 Read More »

Out and About… Thriplow Daffodil Weekend

Thriplow Daffodil Weekend returns this year on 16th and 17th March and preparations are in full swing for a fun weekend. Volunteers are being recruited, attractions and stallholders have been booked and the committee are super busy with final preparations. The committee planted a further 50,000 daffodil bulbs last autumn to ensure another stunning display

Out and About… Thriplow Daffodil Weekend Read More »

Community News: Barkway Market set to return to Manor Farm, Barkway on Saturday 11th May!

Barkway Market, a quintessential English country event, will take place again this year on Saturday 11th May in Barkway, Hertfordshire. Held within the grounds of Manor Farm, one of Barkway’s oldest houses, and with a craft fair in the Church, Barkway Market is expected to attract around 4,000 visitors. ​Barkway is part of the old

Community News: Barkway Market set to return to Manor Farm, Barkway on Saturday 11th May! Read More »

Out and About… Royston Pantomime, The Little Mermaid

It’s nearly time for the Royston Town Pantomime, presented by local drama group CADS. The Little Mermaid opens in a few weeks but tickets have been selling at such a rate that some performances are already sold out! The opening matinee on Saturday 20th January, for example, sold out back in November! The show is

Out and About… Royston Pantomime, The Little Mermaid Read More »

Out and About… Armistice Day and Remembrance Sunday 2023

Out and About… Armistice Day and Remembrance Sunday 2023 As you read this article, Armistice Day and Remembrance Sunday will be but days away; this year Armistice Day falls on Saturday 11th November, followed by Remembrance Sunday, the following day, on Sunday 12th November. Our town like many other towns, cities and villages across the

Out and About… Armistice Day and Remembrance Sunday 2023 Read More »

Out and About… Royston Kite Festival and Historic Vehicle Show

Out and About… Royston Kite Festival and Historic Vehicle Show Royston will be reaching for the sky again on Sunday 6th August for the annual Kite Festival and the Historic Vehicle Show. Last year the festival, organised by Royston Rotary Club, had great kite flying weather and bumper crowds, which helped to raise £12,000 for

Out and About… Royston Kite Festival and Historic Vehicle Show Read More »