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The Big Draw at Ely Museum - 1st November 2014

Events - Sun, 19/10/2014 - 12:30
Date:  Saturday, 1 November 2014 - 11:00am - 3:00pm The Big Draw at Ely Museum

Come and help us create a huge artwork of Ely's most iconic buildings and famous characters with artist Jonny Boatfield.

All ages welcome!

This event is kindly sponsored by Ely Decorative and Fine Arts Society.  A member society of NADFAS.

Cost: 

FREE drop in event

Contact:  Ely Museum Telephone:  01353 666655 Email:  admin@elymuseum.org.uk Website:  Ely Museum Location Ely Museum The Old Gaol, Market Street Ely CB7 4LS United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

Autumn Colour illustrated talk - 13th November 2014

Events - Sat, 18/10/2014 - 14:43
Date:  Thursday, 13 November 2014 - 7:30pm Autumn Colour illustrated talk by Barry Grayton Cost: 

£10 including light refreshments

Tickets available from Burrows Bookshop, High Street Passage, Ely

Contact:  Friends of Jubilee Gardens Location St Peter's Church Room Broad Street Ely United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

Hearing Help at Ely Cathedral Centre - 27th November 2014

Events - Sat, 18/10/2014 - 14:26
Date:  Thursday, 27 November 2014 - 10:00am - 12:00pm Hearing Help at Ely Cathedral Centre

The local charity that helps those living with hearing loss.

FREE advice to help you hear.

Come and discuss your hearing difficulties with those who understand the problem.

We will demonstrate equipment to help you hear better, whether or not you wear a hearing aid:

Telephones

Television and radio

Alams and door bells

Personal listeners

More infromation from the website

Cost: 

FREE

Contact:  Cambridgeshire Hearing Help Telephone:  01223 41614 Website:  Cambridgeshire Hearing Help Location Ely Cathedral Centre Palace Green Ely CB7 4EW United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

Wildlife Photography Workshops at Welney Wetland Centre - 18th and 19th October and 15th and 16th November 2014

Events - Fri, 17/10/2014 - 15:56
Date:  Saturday, 18 October 2014 (All day) Sunday, 19 October 2014 (All day) Saturday, 15 November 2014 (All day) Sunday, 16 November 2014 (All day) Wildlife photography workshop

In this half-day workshop learn from the expert, David Featherbe, about how to get the best from your photographic equipment with the stunning wildfowl at WWT Welney as the subject matter. 

Using the photography basement to get eye-level access to the main lagoon, see wintering wildfowl numbers increasing, including whooper swans and wigeon.

Prices and times are different for each event.  For full details, go to http://www.wwt.org.uk/wetland-centres/welney/whats-on/

Contact:  Welney Wetland Centre Telephone:  01353 860711 Email:  info.welney@wwt.org.uk Website:  Welney Wetland Centre Location Welney Wetland Centre Hundred Foot Bank Welney PE14 9TN United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

Swans Awake: 25,26 October, 1,2,29,30 November 2014 and 14, 18 February 2014

Events - Fri, 17/10/2014 - 15:25
Date:  Saturday, 25 October 2014 - 6:00am - 9:00am Sunday, 26 October 2014 - 6:00am - 9:00am Saturday, 1 November 2014 - 6:00am - 9:00am Sunday, 2 November 2014 - 6:00am - 9:00am Saturday, 29 November 2014 - 6:00am - 9:00am Sunday, 30 November 2014 - 6:00am - 9:00am Saturday, 14 February 2015 - 6:00am - 9:00am Wednesday, 18 February 2015 - 6:00am - 9:00am Swans awake

Wrap up warm and join us before dawn to watch the stunning sight of thousands of swans waking up on the wetlands and then taking to the skies to fly out to the fields for the day.  These amazing birds have made incredible journeys to get to the UK for the winter providing an unmissable spectacle. 

The Fen landscape fills with the sound of swans calling to one another and their wing beats as they pass over head.

Cost: 

£12 (including members) Advance booking essential.

Breakfast also available for an additional charge

Remember: 1914 It Was Their Time, 2014 It Gave Us Ours - 9th November 2014

Events - Mon, 13/10/2014 - 13:02
Date:  Sunday, 9 November 2014 - 5:30pm Remember: 1914 It Was Their Time, 2014 It Gave Us Ours - 9th November 2014

A new production telling the story of life on the battlefield and at home through songs and poetry of the time

Cost: 

Profits will be donated to the British Legion

Contact:  Ely Cathedral Box Office Telephone:  01353 660349 Website:  Ely Cathedral Location Ely Cathedral Palace Green Ely CB7 4DL United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

"Isle Of Ghosts" Book Launch - 30th October 2014

Events - Mon, 13/10/2014 - 12:51
Date:  Thursday, 30 October 2014 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm "Isle Of Ghosts" Book Launch - 30th October 2014

Join us for the book launch of "Isle of Ghosts", Deborah Curtis's latest collection of contemporary supernatural stories based in and around Ely. Before hearing extracts from her book, experience a guided tour of Oliver Cromwell's House and discover the ghosts which reputably frequent one of Ely's most haunted buildings

Cost: 

Adult/Concession £6.00

Child £3.00 (suitable for over 10's)

Ticket price includes a glass of Cromwell's Cider or Apple Juice

Contact:  Oliver Cromwell's House Telephone:  01353 662062 Email:  tic@eastcambs.gov.uk Website:  Visit Ely Location Oliver Cromwell's House 29 St Mary's Street Ely CB7 4HF United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

Ely Christmas Light Switch On - 28th November 2014

Events - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 12:46
Date:  Friday, 28 November 2014 - 4:00pm - 8:30pm Ely Christmas Light Switch On The Ely Christmas Light Switch on is back for 2014 and we are celebrating our 10th Anniversary with a new look layout, new fair rides, more stalls, santas grotto and we will or course be building the massive stage on the road to let you enjoy the great acts lined up already for this year. SEE YOU THERE! Cost: 

FREE

Contact:  Ian Newstead Email:  ian.newstead@integral.co.uk Location Ely Market Place Ely CB7 4NP United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

Behind Closed Doors - the Ben Jupp Memorial Lecture 26th October 2014

Events - Sun, 05/10/2014 - 12:38
Date:  Sunday, 26 October 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm Behind Closed Doors - the Ben Jupp Memorial Lecture Ely Cathedral and the Amnesty International Ely City Group present The Ben Jupp Memorial Lecture "Behind Closed Doors - The search for justice for victims of torture and the 'disappeared'. Cost: 

Free with a retiring collection

Contact:  Sally MacEachern Telephone:  01353 741228 Email:  info@amnestyely.org.uk Location South Transept, Ely Cathedral The Gallery Ely CB7 4DL United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

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'Show and Share' Event - 15th and 16th November 2014

Events - Fri, 03/10/2014 - 12:58
Date:  Saturday, 15 November 2014 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm Sunday, 16 November 2014 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm 'Show and Share' Event

An opportunity for Littleport residents to display their own family photographs and memorabiliea relating to World War 1.

Cost: 

Free

Contact:  Littleport Festival Founteen Committee Location Littleport Village hall Victoria Street Littleport CB6 1LX United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

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Field of War - 1st and 2nd November 2014

Events - Fri, 03/10/2014 - 12:03
Date:  Saturday, 1 November 2014 - 7:30am Sunday, 2 November 2014 - 7:30am Field of War

A World War 1 Community production of Field of War - A moving Centenary tribute in music, songs, poetry and drama.

Additional performance at 2pm on 2nd November

Cost: 

Free.  Tickets available from the Adams Heritage Centre, 17 Main Street, Littleport

Contact:  Field Theatre Group Email:  thefieldtheatregroup@hotmail.co.uk Location Littleport Village hall Victoria Street Littleport CB6 1LX United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

Planning Committee 17.10.2014

Council Meetings - Wed, 01/10/2014 - 15:38
Committee or Working Party: Planning CommitteeDate: 17/10/2014 - 10:00Venue: 0

A Fen Halloween at Ely Museum - 30th October 2014

Events - Wed, 01/10/2014 - 12:50
Date:  Thursday, 30 October 2014 - 11:00am - 12:30pm A Fen Halloween at Ely Museum - 30th October 2014 Join in with Fen Halloween crafts, decorate creepy biscuits and complete the spooky fen trail if you dare!   Suitable for ages 5-11 years Cost: 

£3.00, pre-book to guarantee your place

Contact:  Ely Museum Curator Telephone:  01353 666655 Email:  admin@elymuseum.org.uk Website:  Ely Museum Location Ely Museum, The Old Gaol, Market Street Ely CB7 4LS United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

Clairvoyance Evening with Netty Houghton - 31st October 2014

Events - Mon, 29/09/2014 - 16:25
Date:  Friday, 31 October 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm Clairvoyance Evening with Netty Houghton Cost: 

£18.00

Contact:  Ely Tourist Information Centre Telephone:  01353 662062 Email:  tic@eastcambs.gov.uk Website:  Visit Ely Location Oliver Cromwell's House St Mary's Street Ely CB7 4HF United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

Christmas Craft Fair at Ely Cathedral Centre - 29th November 2014

Events - Mon, 29/09/2014 - 16:18
Date:  Saturday, 29 November 2014 - 10:00am - 3:00pm Christmas Craft Fair at Ely Cathedral Centre

OVER 30 STALLS!

Come in from the cold and find that perfect Christmas Present. Handmade Christmas Decorations, Toys, Gifts, Cards, Jewellery, Art, Bath Products and much more.

Hot Drinks and Mincepies available from our Café.

Cost: 

50p Admission for adults, children free.

Contact:  Centre Manager Telephone:  01353 659668 Email:  c.mills@elycathedral.org Website:  Ely Cathedral Location Ely Cathedral Centre Palace Green Ely CB7 4EW United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

Book Fair & Micro-Mini Literary Festival at Adams Heritage Centre, Littleport - 4th October 2014

Events - Sun, 28/09/2014 - 16:06
Date:  Saturday, 4 October 2014 - 10:00am - 3:00pm Book Fair & Micro-Mini Literary Festival at Adams Heritage Centre, Littleport  - 4th October 2014

Wriggle down to Main Street, Littleport for the Adams Heritage Centre Book Fair and Micro-Mini One Day Literary Festival!

10:00am - 11:00am The first of our classic children's storytelling sessions. Curl up in our story corner and let the characters do the talking. Adults must be accompanied by a child!

Cost: 

Free

Contact:  Adams Heritage Centre Email:  adamsheritagecentre@outlook.com Location Adams Heritage centre 17 Main Street Littleport CB6 1PH United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

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We Will Remember Them: Ely Consort - 8th November 2014

Events - Sun, 28/09/2014 - 14:38
Date:  Saturday, 8 November 2014 - 8:00pm We Will Remember Them: Ely Consort - 8th November 2014

As we commemorate the centenary of the outbreak of World War I, join Ely Consort in the beautiful surroundings of Ely Cathedral for a special concert of remembrance. It will feature two very contrasting pieces, both incredibly moving in different ways.

Cost:    Adult £15/10 Under 16s £7.50/5.00 Contact:  Ely Cathedral Box Office Telephone:  01353 660349 Email:  box.office@cathedral.ely.anglican.org Website:  Ely Cathedral Box Office Location Ely Cathedral Palace Green Ely CB7 4DL United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

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