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LOCAL CALENDAR OF EVENTS 2019

 

May

 

Until 29th September. The Rodd: Its Architecture, People & Landscape. Open Wed - Fri 11:00 - 16:30 and Sat, Sun & Bank Holidays 12:00 - 16:30. Entrance £5, Conc £2.50, Under 16s. Entrance fee covers all exhibitions and activities on site. An exhibition in the former Grade II* listed home of international artist Sir Sidney and Lady Nolan. Visitors, will for the first time be allowed access to the ground floor of the 16th century manor house, Rodd Court.The exhibition gathers together information that has been found in the Trust’s archives with artworks and objects generously loaned to the Trust by those connected with the house giving some background to the history of the house and stories of who and how they lived at The Rodd.Contact details www.sidneynolantrust.org Email: info@sidneynolantrust.org.

Until 23rd June. Nolan’s Time At The Rodd. Open Wed - Fri 11:00 - 16:30 and Sat, Sun & Bank Holidays 12:00 - 16:30. Entrance £5, Conc £2.50, Under 16s. Entrance fee covers all exhibitions and activities on site. An exhibition of paintings from Sir Sidney Nolan's extensive body of innovative art work produced whilst living at The Rodd (1983 - 92). The paintings are united by their modernity, vibrancy and energy. While the majority are produced traditionally using paint and brushes, the ‘Celtic Image’ series and the abstracts are examples of his spray painting, a technique which dominated Nolan’s output during his time at The Rodd. Contact details www.sidneynolantrust.org Email: info@sidneynolantrust.org.

1st - Walks with East Radnor Ramblers - 7.5 miles from Whitton CP - All walks start at 10am. Everyone welcome! (Under 18s must be accompanied by a responsible adult) Further information  available from powysramblers.org.uk or from E and S Williams on 01544 260524

4th - The Big Breakfast at Lingen Village Hall 9am till 2pm (in aid of Walk the Walk Breast Cancer Charity) The Works £8, The Plate £6. Come and enjoy good food and a chat!

4th - Presteigne Local Food Market - 9am to 1pm, The Memorial Hall - high quality local produce, Community Cafe, plant swap - free entry

6th - Presteigne Food and Flower Festival - Bank Holiday Monday 10am till 4pm - food, drink and plant stalls showcasing local produce throughout the town and at St.Andrews Church and Church Hall, food court, music and performance, open gardens serving tea/coffee/cakes, workshops and demonstrations - www.presteigneconnect.co.uk/

6th - COFFEE MORNING at The Judge's Lodging Bank Holiday Monday, 10.30am till 12.30pm. Bespoke coffee, tea and homemade cakes £4.50. Food and flower related books for sale - www.judgeslodging.org.uk , 01544 260650

7th - Walks with East Radnor Ramblers - 4 miles from Hopesay - All walks start at 10am. Everyone welcome! (Under 18s must be accompanied by a responsible adult) Further information  available from powysramblers.org.uk or from E and S Williams on 01544 260524

8th - Presteigne & Borders Floral Art Society - "A workshop with Carola Kean" - Memorial Hall, 7.30pm - contact Chris 01544 267898 for materials to bring

8th - Quiz Night - Presteigne Bowls Social club - 7.30pm for 8pm start - teams of up to four, £2 per person - bar, refreshments, cake, Backwards Bingo! - presteignedogman@icloud.com, 07766097600

8th - Walks with East Radnor Ramblers - 7 miles from A49 nr Ashford Bowdler - All walks start at 10am. Everyone welcome! (Under 18s must be accompanied by a responsible adult) Further information  available from powysramblers.org.uk or from E and S Williams on 01544 260524

9th - Chatterbrook WI  "The Women of Hampton Court", illustrated talk by Catherine Beale - open meeting, all welcome - 8pm, the Memorial Hall - £5 entry including light refreshments - 01544 267245

9th - Line Dancing for Beginners - Arkwright Village Hall, Kiinsham - 2pm till 4pm - £2.50 - wear comfy shoes and bring water! - Carrie 01544 267759

11th - Gather Round and Sing for Fun - with Marion Rowlatt - 10.30 till 12 - Assembly Rooms Presteigne

11th - Walks with East Radnor Ramblers - 9 miles from Llynheillyn - All walks start at 10am. Everyone welcome! (Under 18s must be accompanied by a responsible adult) Further information  available from powysramblers.org.uk or from E and S Williams on 01544 260524

14th - Craft and Chat Afternoon at Arkwright Village Hall, Kinsham, 2pm till 4pm.  Come along and join us for a crafting get together. Wifi available, admission £2 to include tea, coffee and biscuit. On Craft and Chat days we have a free to use library of used and new books. Come and have a brouse, everyone welcome.

15th - Walks with East Radnor Ramblers - 7.5 miles The Bog CP - All walks start at 10am. Everyone welcome! (Under 18s must be accompanied by a responsible adult) Further information  available from powysramblers.org.uk or from E and S Williams on 01544 260524

16th - Line Dancing for Beginners - Arkwright Village Hall, Kiinsham - 2pm till 4pm - £2.50 - wear comfy shoes and bring water! - Carrie 01544 267759

16th - Walks with East Radnor Ramblers - 3.8 miles from Offa's Dyke Centre, Knighton - All walks start at 10am. Everyone welcome! (Under 18s must be accompanied by a responsible adult) Further information  available from powysramblers.org.uk or from E and S Williams on 01544 260524

17th - Birmingham Contemporary Music Group Concert at The Rodd, Presteigne. 7.30pm till 8.30pm. In this performance, the first cohort of NEXT musicians will present a concert of works by living composers, including Tristran Murail, Kalevi Aho and Rebecca Saunders. Refreshments available. Tickets £12 plus booking fee of £1.16 made to Eventbrite. More details from sidneynolantrust.org/whats-on/birmingham-contemporary-music-group-concert

18th - School Dinners Night, Walton Village Hall, including fancy dress, school photos and memories. Photos and memories required. For information and to book call 01544 350511

18th - St.Andrews Coffee Morning (Third Sat of each month) Held in St. Andrews Church Hall 10.30am till 12.30pm. Our hard working volunteers welcome cakes and items in good condition for the raffle, or to be sold

18th - Open Day at The Retreat. Come and enjoy taster sessions at The Retreat in Presteigne from 10am till 4pm Massage-Pilates-Mindfulness-Alexander Technique-Osteopathy (£3 donation to Shelter) Please call or email to book sessions (07816 981454)or marian@retreat.wales  

18th - Table Sale and Coffee Morning at The Royal British Legion, 10am till 3pm. Raffle. £5 per table3 (in aid of RBL Social Club) To book and for further information contact Paul on 07949 964690

18th - St. Andrew's Coffee Morning in the Church Hall, from 10.30am till 12.30pm. Come and enjoy a hot drink, cake and friendly company.

 

19th - Spring Concert - 3pm, the New Radnor Hub - in aid of Knighton and East Radnor Food Bank - £10, students and children free - 01544 350559

19th - Sunday Serenade at The New Radnor Hub. Join us for lovely music followed by tea and cake. Concert starts at 3pm. £8 on the door, students and children free.

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22nd - Walks with East Radnor Ramblers - 7 miles from Bucknell (the Baron)  - All walks start at 10am. Everyone welcome! (Under 18s must be accompanied by a responsible adult) Further information  available from powysramblers.org.uk or from E and S Williams on 01544 260524

23rd - Line Dancing for Beginners - Arkwright Village Hall, Kiinsham - 2pm till 4pm - £2.50 - wear comfy shoes and bring water! - Carrie 01544 267759

24th - Ladies Fashion Show and Pop-up Shop - by Colours - favourite High Street brands at 50% off or more - Presteigne Memorial Hall, doors open 7pm for 7.30pm start - £5 fromthe Salty Dog or on the door

25th - Walks with East Radnor Ramblers - 8 miles from Machynlleth clock tower - All walks start at 10am. Everyone welcome! (Under 18s must be accompanied by a responsible adult) Further information  available from powysramblers.org.uk or from E and S Williams on 01544 260524

28th - Craft and Chat Afternoon at Arkwright Village Hall, Kinsham, 2pm till 4pm.  Come along and join us for a crafting get together. Wifi available, admission £2 to include tea, coffee and biscuit. On Craft and Chat days we have a free to use library of used and new books. Come and have a brouse, everyone welcome.

29th - Walks with East Radnor Ramblers - 8 miles linear walk Caersws to Newtown, train from Newtwon at 10.07am - All walks start at 10am. Everyone welcome! (Under 18s must be accompanied by a responsible adult) Further information  available from powysramblers.org.uk or from E and S Williams on 01544 260524

30th - Line Dancing for Beginners - Arkwright Village Hall, Kiinsham - 2pm till 4pm - £2.50 - wear comfy shoes and bring water! - Carrie 01544 267759

June

Until 29th September. The Rodd: Its Architecture, People & Landscape. Open Wed - Fri 11:00 - 16:30 and Sat, Sun & Bank Holidays 12:00 - 16:30. Entrance £5, Conc £2.50, Under 16s. Entrance fee covers all exhibitions and activities on site. An exhibition in the former Grade II* listed home of international artist Sir Sidney and Lady Nolan. Visitors, will for the first time be allowed access to the ground floor of the 16th century manor house, Rodd Court.The exhibition gathers together information that has been found in the Trust’s archives with artworks and objects generously loaned to the Trust by those connected with the house giving some background to the history of the house and stories of who and how they lived at The Rodd. Contact details www.sidneynolantrust.org Email: info@sidneynolantrust.org.

Until 23rd. Nolan’s Time At The Rodd. Open Wed - Fri 11:00 - 16:30 and Sat, Sun & Bank Holidays 12:00 - 16:30. Entrance £5, Conc £2.50, Under 16s. Entrance fee covers all exhibitions and activities on site. An exhibition of paintings from Sir Sidney Nolan's extensive body of innovative art work produced whilst living at The Rodd (1983 - 92). The paintings are united by their modernity, vibrancy and energy. While the majority are produced traditionally using paint and brushes, the ‘Celtic Image’ series and the abstracts are examples of his spray painting, a technique which dominated Nolan’s output during his time at The Rodd. Contact details www.sidneynolantrust.org Email: info@sidneynolantrust.org.

1st - Monteverdi Vespers - Kington Choral Society, with soloists, cornetts, sackbuts and strings of Canzona, conducted by Robert Evans - St Andrew's Church Presteigne - earlybird tickets £12 (under 18s free), £14 on the door - www.kingtonchoral.org.uk

1st - Presteigne Local Food Market - 9am to 1pm, The Memorial Hall - high quality local produce, Community Cafe, children's pumpkin-growing competition - free entry

1st - Artists & Makers in The Assembly Rooms 10am - 3pm.

4th - Walks with East Radnor Ramblers -  4.7 miles frm Gladestry Village Hall - All walks start at 10am. Everyone welcome! (Under 18s must be accompanied by a responsible adult) Further information  available from powysramblers.org.uk or from E and S Williams on 01544 260524

4th - Presteigne Evergreen Club coach trip to Moreton-in-Marsh. Departs Norton 8.50am and Bring Site Lay-by 9am. Cost £13 pp. Call Judi for info and to book 01544 267420

4th - Dewie’s Quiz at the Royal Oak (in aid of Presteigne Carnival). 7.45pm. Teams of four £2 pp. Reserve your table on 01544 260842 or on the Royal Oak Facebook page.

5th - Sharppp Chat discussion group -  “Help me if you can, I’m feeling down”.  Are there better ways of helping? Pete Sanders will be leading this month’s discussion group. 7.30pm at The Assembly Rooms. More info maggie@pccs-books.co.uk

5th - Readers Group at Arkwright Village Hall, Kinsham. Please call Pam Williams on 01544 267762

6th - Line dancing for beginners, Arkwright Village Hall Kinsham.  2pm-4pm £2.50 (also on 13th,20th & 27th June).  Further info : 01544 267759

8th - Judge’s Lodging one-day course with Artist-in-Residence Matthew Wood 10am-4pm. For info tel. 07790 018463 or email info@matthewwoodpaintings.co.uk

8th - Gather Round...and Sing for Fun with Marion Rowlatt 10.30am to 12 noon at The Assembly Rooms. Info 01544 260 466.

9th - No.46 Wine Bar presents a Sunday Music Double Bill. 1.30pm. Free entry. Join us for a rhythm packed afternoon featuring the in-the-groove jazz beats of Blue Haze plus infectious pop through the ages from Jenny & The Jerms - see Facebook pages for more information on No.46 Wine Bar and the acts.  No 46 Wine Bar, High Street, Presteigne.

11th - Presteigne Area Community Development Group AGM, 7.30pm, St. Andrew’s Church Hall. Election of Chair, Secretary, Treasurer and updates on local groups activities and successes.  All welcome.  Contact pacdg@icloud.com for info. 

11th - CONNECT AGM, 7pm, Bowls Social Club. Election of Chair, Secretary, Treasurer.  All welcome. 

11th - Craft and Chat.  Kinsham Village Hall. 2pm-4pm all welcome. Admission £2

12th - Quiz Night @ Presteigne Bowls Social Club (this month in aid of Presteigne Carnival) 7.30pm for 8pm start. General knowledge pub quiz with a twist. 2nd Wednesday of each month. Teams of 4. £2.50pp. Full bar, refreshments. Win Big with Backwards Bingo at the break. All welcome. To reserve your table text Terry on 07766 097600 or email presteignedogman@icloud.com 

12th - Presteigne and BorersFloral Arts Society demonstration: A Taste of India. 7.30pm. Presteigne Memorial Hall.

12th - Presteigne Bowls Social Club quiz night. 8pm @ Presteigne Bowls social club in aid of Presteigne Carnival.  Teams of 4 £2 per person.  Reserve a table by text: 07766097600 or email: presteignedogman@icloud.com.

13th - Line dancing for beginners, Arkwright Village Hall Kinsham.  2pm-4pm £2.50 (also on 20th & 27th June).  Further info : 01544 267759

13th - Chatterbrook W.I. 8pm Memorial Hall, Presteigne. Info: 01544 267245

15th - St.Andrew's Coffee Morning, St.Andrew's Church Hall 10.30-12.30.  All welcome.

16th - Sunday Serenade at The New Radnor Hub. Join us for lovely music followed by tea and cake. Concert starts at 3pm. £8 on the door, students and children free.

19th - Veteran singer/song writer and guitar genius Michael Chapman returns to the Dukes. This is the sound of a real song writer who's lived a real life and all that entails..Q magazine.

20th - Music for Refugee Week. 11am outside Old Garage, West Street, Knighton.  Tunes from around the World by the Sometime Band.

20th - Line dancing for beginners, Arkwright Village Hall Kinsham.  2pm-4pm £2.50 (also on 27th June).  Further info : 01544 267759

21st - Swamp Candy return to The Dukes by popular demand. 8PM Tickets £5 on the door.

22nd - Judge’s Lodging one-day course with Artist-in-Residence Matthew Wood 10am-4pm. For info tel. 07790 018463 or email info@matthewwoodpaintings.co.uk

22nd - Table Tennis Competition.  Knighton Recreation Ground, 9am to 4pm.  Knighton District Refugee Support Group.  01544 260398.

23rd - Kinsham Open Gardens. Open 2pm till 6pm starting at Kinsham Village Hall. Tickets £3 Children free. Tea and cakes available all afternoon at the village hall. For more information telephone 01544 267701 or 01544 267798

26th - 1919 'Yor asked us for Peace' Prime Minister Clemenceau of France to the German Delegation, Paris. In a dispassionate, illustrated talk written for non-experts like him, Roger W.G.Curtis will highlight the attempts to make peace in the first half of the 20th century. To better understand those fatal years and the world today.  St Andrew's Church Hall Presteigne, 7.30pm, £8 (under 16s free).  Contact 01544 262846.  All proceeds to St Andrew's Heating Appeal.

27th - Line dancing for beginners, Arkwright Village Hall Kinsham.  2pm-4pm £2.50.  Further info : 01544 267759

29th - "My Kind of Music" with Steve Hollingshurst - singing songs from movies and musicals , pop standards and easily listening greats - Knill church in aid of church funds

29th - St Andrew's Summer Fayre. 2-4pm, St Andrew's Presteigne.   Enjoy games, stalls, teas and other attractions.  standrewsintray@btinternet.com

29th - EG Fitness and Dance Summer Show 6pm The Memorial Hall Presteigne Adults £5 Under 16s free. Tickets available from Emily at any of her classes on 07447 916646 by email egeorge95@icloud.com via facebook at EG fitness and Dance or on the door.

30th - Songs of Praise at St Andrews Presteigne 11am

 

 

 

July

Until 29th September. The Rodd: Its Architecture, People & Landscape. Open Wed - Fri 11:00 - 16:30 and Sat, Sun & Bank Holidays 12:00 - 16:30. Entrance £5, Conc £2.50, Under 16s. Entrance fee covers all exhibitions and activities on site. An exhibition in the former Grade II* listed home of international artist Sir Sidney and Lady Nolan. Visitors, will for the first time be allowed access to the ground floor of the 16th century manor house, Rodd Court.The exhibition gathers together information that has been found in the Trust’s archives with artworks and objects generously loaned to the Trust by those connected with the house giving some background to the history of the house and stories of who and how they lived at The Rodd. Contact details www.sidneynolantrust.org Email: info@sidneynolantrust.org.

7th - Powys County Civic Service, St Andrews 11am

13th - Presteigne Carnival.  Parade, floats, fancy dress - 12.45 through the High Street to Went's Meadow for Carnival Show from 1pm to 11pm.  See posters throughout town for details. 

 

28th - Norton Show.  Fabulous family fun afternoon.  Show starts at 12 noon.  Home Farm Norton, LD8 2EF

 

August

Until 29th September. The Rodd: Its Architecture, People & Landscape. Open Wed - Fri 11:00 - 16:30 and Sat, Sun & Bank Holidays 12:00 - 16:30. Entrance £5, Conc £2.50, Under 16s. Entrance fee covers all exhibitions and activities on site. An exhibition in the former Grade II* listed home of international artist Sir Sidney and Lady Nolan. Visitors, will for the first time be allowed access to the ground floor of the 16th century manor house, Rodd Court.The exhibition gathers together information that has been found in the Trust’s archives with artworks and objects generously loaned to the Trust by those connected with the house giving some background to the history of the house and stories of who and how they lived at The Rodd. Contact details www.sidneynolantrust.org Email: info@sidneynolantrust.org.

24th - Lingen Fete 2pm including Novelty Dog Show, bouncy castle, books & other stalls, teas splat-the-rat, etc etc. enquires to 01544 267452

September

Until 29th. The Rodd: Its Architecture, People & Landscape. Open Wed - Fri 11:00 - 16:30 and Sat, Sun & Bank Holidays 12:00 - 16:30. Entrance £5, Conc £2.50, Under 16s. Entrance fee covers all exhibitions and activities on site. An exhibition in the former Grade II* listed home of international artist Sir Sidney and Lady Nolan. Visitors, will for the first time be allowed access to the ground floor of the 16th century manor house, Rodd Court.The exhibition gathers together information that has been found in the Trust’s archives with artworks and objects generously loaned to the Trust by those connected with the house giving some background to the history of the house and stories of who and how they lived at The Rodd. Contact details www.sidneynolantrust.org Email: info@sidneynolantrust.org.