Events

Cinderella -22nd December 2014 - 11th January 2015

Tue, 28/10/2014 - 16:08
Date:  Monday, 22 December 2014 (All day) Tuesday, 23 December 2014 (All day) Wednesday, 24 December 2014 (All day) Friday, 26 December 2014 (All day) Saturday, 27 December 2014 (All day) Sunday, 28 December 2014 (All day) Monday, 29 December 2014 (All day) Tuesday, 30 December 2014 (All day) Wednesday, 31 December 2014 (All day) Friday, 2 January 2015 (All day) Saturday, 3 January 2015 (All day) Sunday, 4 January 2015 (All day) Wednesday, 7 January 2015 (All day) Friday, 9 January 2015 (All day) Saturday, 10 January 2015 (All day) Sunday, 11 January 2015 (All day) Cinderella - The Maltings, Ely

In the Kingdom of Ely Ever After, the dashing Prince Charming is searching for a wife. A beautiful young girl named Cinderella who is treated like a slave by her two ugly stepsisters dreams of escape and romance. With the help of her magical Fairy Godmother, Cinderella's luck is about to change.

Will she live happily ever after? Join us to find out in the most spectacular pantomime of them all.
 

Cost: 

£10/£11/£12/£13/£14  Family tickets £40/£45.  Book online at http://www.kdtheatre.co.uk/ or telephone 01638 781037

Contact:  KD Theatre Productions Telephone:  01638 781037 Email:  boxoffice@kdtheatre.co.uk Website:  KD Theatre Productions Location The Maltings Ship Lane Ely CB7 4BB United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

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Theonomics book launch - 23rd November 2014

Tue, 28/10/2014 - 15:01
Date:  Sunday, 23 November 2014 - 6:00pm Theonomics book launch Reconnecting Economics with virtue and integrity

Peter Sill and Andrew Lightbrown (editors) launch their new book 'Theonomics'.

In a world of reckless banking and financial scandal, which resulted in the worldwide recession, this book seeks to reconnect Economics with Virtue and Integrity at the heart of the Benedictine way of life. It contains contributions from Alan Hargrave, the Bishop of Buckingham and those working in the field of business and finance.

Signed copies of the book will be available for purchase.

Cost: 

All welcome.  Free admission.

Website:  Ely Cathedral Location Ely Cathedral The Gallery Ely CB7 4DL United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

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Autumn Fair at Denny Abbey and Farmland Museum - 1st November 2014

Sun, 26/10/2014 - 16:06
Date:  Saturday, 1 November 2014 - 10:30am - 4:00pm Autumn Fair at Denny Abbey and Farmland Museum - 1st November 2014

Crafts, gifts and produce, jewellery, woodwork, textiles and much more including children's make and take area

Shop for Xmas and explore a fantastic Museum and 12th Century Abbey!

Tea Shop open and Book and Gift shops

Free parking

Cost: 

Normal admission prices and free to Season Ticket holders

Contact:  The Farmland Museum & Denny Abbey Telephone:  01223 860988 Email:  info@farmlandmuseum.org.uk Website:  The Farmland Museum & Denny Abbey Location The Farmland Museum & Denny Abbey Ely Road Waterbeach CB25 9PQ United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

Soham Village College Christmas Fayre: 29th November 2014

Sat, 25/10/2014 - 13:03
Date:  Saturday, 29 November 2014 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm Soham Village College Christmas Fayre: 29th November 2014

Come along and pick up some lovely Christmas gifts, while supporting Soham Village College.

Seasonal gifts and goodies, tombola, craft stalls, raffle, student mini enterprises, entertainment, refreshments and much more

Located in Lodeside Hall, Soham Village College

Cost: 

0.50p

Contact:  Soham Village College Home & College Association Email:  hca.svc@aol.co.uk Website:  Soham Village College Home & College Association Location Soham Village College Sand Street Soham, Ely CB7 5AA United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

Ely Cinema - Every Thursday and Sunday in November

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 15:54
Date:  Sunday, 2 November 2014 (All day) Sunday, 9 November 2014 (All day) Thursday, 13 November 2014 (All day) Sunday, 16 November 2014 (All day) Thursday, 20 November 2014 (All day) Sunday, 23 November 2014 (All day) Thursday, 27 November 2014 (All day) Sunday, 30 November 2014 (All day) Ely Cinema at the Maltings

For times and films, see http://www.adec.org.uk/cinema/current_programme/2014/11

Cost: 

Concession tickets for 60+, U15s, income support and full time student (Proof required)

Tickets for Ely Cinema can be purchased from the following outlets. We are also selling tickets online for many of our events through WeGotTickets http://www.wegottickets.com/adec

ADeC Box Office, Babylon Gallery, Waterside, Ely. Open Mon - Fri 10am – 4pm (In person, cash, cheque, credit/debit card). £1 transaction fee on card bookings (no matter how many tickets you buy), there is no fee for cash/cheque payments

  • ADeC Box Office Telephone Line: 01353 616991. (Please note that tickets must be paid for at time of booking by credit or debit card. For this there is a £1 transaction fee). Please note the box office line is open Mon-Fri  10am - 4pm. If calling outside these times please leave a daytime contact number on our answerphone and we will call you back.
  • Burrows Bookshop, High Street Passage, Ely, sell tickets for Ely Cinema, Children’s Theatre, Literature and Comedy Events tickets (in person – cash/cheque only.
Contact:  AdeC Telephone:  01353 616991 Website:  Ely Cinema - November listing Location Ely Cinema, The Maltings Ship Lane Ely CB7 4BB United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

Wilburton Firework Display - 8th

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 15:24
Date:  Saturday, 8 November 2014 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm Wilburton Firework Display     One of the best firework displays to music in the area! Our event includes a 20 minute firework display, BBQ food, hot and cold drinks, kids fun fair, novelties and bar.

Gates open at 6pm, the fire is lit around 6:30pm, and fireworks at 7:30pm.

Cost: 

Tickets are available in advance from Wilburton Post Office - Adults £5, accompanied children - £1.00 - or pay on the gate: Adults £5, children £2.50, under 5s free.

Contact:  Steve Griffiths Telephone:  07775 810167 Email:  77committee@wilburton.org.uk Website:  Wilburton Village Location Wilburton Recreation Ground High Street, Wilburton Ely CB6 3RB United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

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Art & Alchemy: Glass Fusing Workshop at the Stained Glass Museum - 29th October 2014

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 14:58
Date:  Wednesday, 29 October 2014 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm   Art & Alchemy: Glass Fusing Workshop     Design and build your own glass coaster or small panel using coloured glass gems, noodles, stringers and frits. This workshop is taught by a local artist who specialises in stained and fused glass.

Advanced booking necessary

Cost: 

£10 per child

Contact:  Steven Jugg Telephone:  01353 660347 Email:  shop@stainedglassmuseum.com Website:  The Stained Glass Museum Location The Stained Glass Museum, South Triforium, Ely Cathedral The Gallery Ely CB7 United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

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The Big Draw at Ely Museum - 1st November 2014

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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