What's on in Huntingdonshire this weekend
IF you are stuck for ideas about what to do this weekend, The Hunts Post what s on guide will give you the low down on what s happening in Huntingdonshire. FRIDAY (JUNE 5) ST Neots Folk Festival (running until Sunday) - Ceilidh with The Hosepipe Band a
IF you are stuck for ideas about what to do this weekend, The Hunts Post what's on guide will give you the low down on what's happening in Huntingdonshire.
FRIDAY (JUNE 5)
ST Neots Folk Festival (running until Sunday) - Ceilidh with The Hosepipe Band at the Priory Centre, ST Neots at 8pm. www.stneotsfolkclub.co.uk or phone 01234 376278.
THE Pigs, rock and blues band - Longbow, Huntingdon, 9pm.
JOHN Verity Band - The Rivermill Tavern, Eaton Socon, 9pm.
THE Rock 'n' Blues Covers Band - Bell, Sawtry, from 8pm.
- 1 Planning proposal for a new café to be reviewed by St Neots Town Council
- 2 No water relief for depleted rivers and reservoirs with another heatwave forecast
- 3 'Risk of injury' - Aldi recalls product due to safety fears
- 4 Fire safety warning as Met Office warns second heatwave on way
- 5 Joyce proudly shows off her 100th birthday card from the Queen
- 6 Family pay tribute to 'hard worker' father killed in A14 crash
- 7 Biggest 'shooting star' meteor shower to peak this week
- 8 Little Gransden Air and Car Show to celebrate 30 years of fundraising for children in need
- 9 War-time crash crew take on street names in Godmanchester
- 10 Dancers Jive, tango and have fun at the Illumination Dance Masquerade Ball
BALCONTRIP - Dragoon, Brampton, 8.45pm.
FASTER Muttley! - Bulls Head, St Neots, 8.45pm.
JAYNE Tetlon of Soul Sisters - Pig 'n' Falcon, St Neots, 8.45pm.
CUBANA Bop - Peterborough Jazz Club, Great Northern Hotel, Station Road,
Peterborough, 8pm. �13. 01733 571764.
TRIP, Cameltoe and Gin Soldiers - Met Lounge, Peterborough, 8.30pm. �4. Over 14s only. 01733 571616.
THE History of RAF Wyton and the Pathfinder Force, a talk by Sqn Ldr K Dalley for the St Neots Local History Society - Eynesbury C of E Primary School, Montagu Street, St Neots, 7.30pm, �2.50 for non members.
QUIZ night (first Friday of every month) - Montagu Club, Huntingdon, 8pm. �1.
SATURDAY (JUNE 6)
ST Neots Folk Festival - Dance displays from 10.30am-noon and 1.15pm-2.30pm in St Neots, Market Square featuring Gog Magog Molly, Heartsease, Cross Key Clog, Paxton Polka Dots and Ramrugge Clog Morris. From noon dance workshops and a meet the artist session with Zoox and Life and Times at the Priory Centre. Then at 5.30pm a music session at the Lord John Russell Also a concert by the Lark Rise Band and Zoox at Longsands College at 8pm. For tickets visit www.stneotsfolkclub.co.uk or phone 01234 376278.
SAWTRY Carnival with a climbing wall, a movie and television-themed procession and live music - from noon to 3pm on the village's Carnival Grounds behind Old School Hall in Green End Road. email@example.com
UPWOOD open event (open gardens on Sunday from 10am, programmes from Upwood Village Hall and garage sales 10am-4pm) - Flower festival and wedding dress exhibition at St Peter's Church from 2pm on Saturday and on Sunday from 11am.
RECYCLING open day with composting machinery exhibitions, trips around the site in a minibus, children activities, refreshments and free compost - Donarbon, Ely Road, Waterbeach, 10am-4pm. Free entry. 01223 861010.
RIVERSIDE gala - Riverside Park, Hartford Road, Huntingdon, from noon-5pm.
ST Neots Folk Festival dancing displays - Market Square, St Neots, from noon.
CHARITY open day - Hunts Sailing Club, just off Harrison Way, St Ives, 11am-4pm.
HOUGHTON flower festival (also on Sunday noon-4pm) - St Mary's Church, Houghton, 10am-5pm. �1.
PIANIST Ellena Hale and Anglian Ensemble in aid of St Ives Corn Exchange - Free Church, St Ives, 7.30pm. �10/�8/�5 from 01480 300963 or FairTrade shop, Free Church, St Ives.
LAURAN Luke, original soul artist - Hyde Park, St Neots, from 9pm.
EVELYN Nallen on recorder and Eddie Hession on accordion - Buckden Festival of Music, St Mary's Church, Buckden, 7.30pm. �10/�8 or free for accompanied children under 12 years. 01480 811608.
START The Car - George and Dragon, Eaton Socon, 8.45pm.
BURLESQUE - Aviator, St Ives, 8.45pm.
MAXWELL Hammer and Smith - Merry Boys, Eynesbury, 8.45pm.
FASTER Muttley! - Rose and Crown, Somersham, 8.45pm.
EMERALD Sky - Three Tuns, Huntingdon, 8.45pm.
BADDIES - Met Lounge, Peterborough, 8pm. Over 18s only. �6. 01733 571616.
SUNDAY (JUNE 7)
St Neots Folk Festival - Music sessions from noon and a concert by Landermason and Strawhead at 3pm at the Priory Centre, St Neots. For tickets visit www.stneotsfolkclub.co.uk or phone 01234 376278.
HEAVY Load and open jam session - Saddle, High Street, Kimbolton, from 8pm.
ME, 'Im and 'Im - Nelson Head, St Ives, 2.30pm-5.30pm.
ALLBRIGHT and Three Storeys High - Met Lounge, Peterborough, 7.45pm. �5. Over 14s only. 01733 571616.
OPEN gardens, some with cream teas and plant sales - Hemingford Grey, 1pm-6pm, entry �3 for adults and free for children. Proceeds to Magpas.
OPEN gardens, flower festival and garage sales - Upwood, from 10.30am-4.30pm. Maps and tickets from Upwood Village Hall from 10am.