WhizzFizzFest is back for 2021 – online and in Aylesbury’s town centre!
The WhizzFizzFest team is delighted to announce that this year’s authors are:
- Sir Michael Morpurgo, one of Britain’s best-loved story makers and author of timeless literary works such as War Horse, The Butterfly Lion, Kensuke’s Kingdom and Why the Whales Came.
- Dan Freedman, top football journalist, creator of everyone’s favourite footballer, Jamie Johnson and fantastic author of Unstoppable.
- Eoin Colfer, the incredible mind behind the global bestselling, fantasy-favourite Artemis Fowl and the blockbusting spin-off series The Fowl Twins.
Each author will be recording a family-friendly, fun and informative online event with a Q&A session at the end, to be broadcast on festival day – Saturday 26 June. Morpurgo will also be joined by Emily Gravett, the multi-award-winning author and illustrator who has brought Morpurgo’s latest book A Song of Gladness to life with pictures and colour, for a virtual draw along!
Don’t miss out on your chance to get tickets to these exciting headlining events. Find out more and book your tickets today at: www.tickettailor.com/events/whizzfizzfest2021
CHILTERNS WALKING FESTIVAL
5th – 20th OCTOBER 2019
This year there are more walks, more activities, more crafts and more dates, all set in the beautiful Chilterns Landscape. The October Festival is set to be bigger and better than ever.
Please see our Walking Festival interactive map to locate the walks and events.
FULL PROGRAMME OF EVENTS DETAILS HERE.
HOME SAFETY FAMILY FUN DAY –
STOKENCHURCH 10am-2pm 24th July 2019
HIGH WYCOMBE 10am-2pm 31st July and 7th August 2019
FACE PAINTING …… FOOD STALLS ….. FIRST AID TIPS ….AND VISIT A FIRE ENGINE!!
BUCKINGHAMSHIRE AND MILTON KEYNES ARMED FORCES DAY – 29th June 2019
The Buckinghamshire and Milton Keynes Armed Forces Day 2019 event will be coming to Wycombe Air Park on Saturday 29 June 2019.
The aim for 2019 is to deliver another big family friendly fun day event for all with a particular emphasis on saying Thank You to the Armed Forces Family in Buckinghamshire and Milton Keynes. Once again we will include a flying display in our event programme. Families can also enjoy live music, fairground rides and attractions, explore our veterans, reservists and youth village and vintage military vehicles, visit a variety of craft stalls and grab something to eat from our onsite caters.
Our event welcomes not only the wider Armed Forces Family working and living in Buckinghamshire and Milton Keynes, but also all residents in the area.
It is our chance to show our support for the armed forces community, from serving personnel, veterans, war widows, cadets and their families. It is also an opportunity to raise public awareness of the contribution made by our Armed Forces.
Entry to the event is free, but you must register for tickets.
Chilterns Heritage Festival 2018
Saturday 22nd September – Friday 5th October
A series of exciting events across the region that are designed to celebrate the diverse heritage of the Chilterns. This festival of experiences promises something for everyone to enjoy!
With exclusive visits to iconic Chiltern houses, historical open days, heritage walks and countless other special events, this extraordinary festival will help us learn about our local heritage and open it up to the people who live both within the Chilterns and beyond. The Festival will bring together historic buildings, museums, landscapes and organisations charged with keeping our heritage alive. Heritage is not just in the past, it is a living breathing part of everyday life that is just waiting to be discovered and celebrated.
Details can be found at: https://chilternsociety.org.uk/heritage-festival/
Community Led Housing Conference
Tuesday 25th September 09.45 – 14.30 at Radnage Village Hall. Light lunch included.
This is an opportunity to hear more about how local people can play a leading and lasting role in solving local housing problems, creating genuinely affordable homes and strong communities in ways that are difficult to achieve through mainstream housing in Berks, Bucks & Oxon:
– Find out more about the role of community led housing in meeting housing needs
– Discuss recent developments in the field
– Develop the relationships needed to deliver these projects
To book a FREE place visit: