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  • September 17, 2019
    6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
  • September 24, 2019
    6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
  • October 1, 2019
    6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
  • October 8, 2019
    6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
  • October 15, 2019
    6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
  • October 22, 2019
    6:30 pm - 7:15 pm

Bring out the Tigger in you! Jumpfit Classes every Tuesday. Come along and join in with the most fun way to keep fit!  Classes begin at 6.30pm and last for 45 minutes. Rebound your way to fitness to music on Bounce boots (provided). No experience required. Very friendly class. Ages 12 plus. Booking via www.jumpfituk.com (more…)


  • September 18, 2019
    9:30 am - 10:30 am
  • September 25, 2019
    9:30 am - 10:30 am
  • October 2, 2019
    9:30 am - 10:30 am
  • October 9, 2019
    9:30 am - 10:30 am
  • October 16, 2019
    9:30 am - 10:30 am

Block booking £40 (£8/class) or drop in is £9 (please contact Caroline on  07889969050 to check availability for drop in as classes fill up quickly). 1-1’s are also available on request Suitable for all ages, levels and abilities-beginners to intermediate. All mats and equipment are provided. To book a drop in/ block book space please contact (more…)


  • Classic Cemetery Tour 21st Sept
    September 21, 2019
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Classic Cemetery Tour 28th Sept
    September 28, 2019
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Come and join our expert guide for an informal Saturday afternoon ramble around our lovely cemetery at 1.30pm every Saturday from 9th March until November 30th 2019. For tours on the 14th September, please just turn up as they are free for Doors Open Day. This tour will vary from week to week depending on (more…)


  • Morbid Curiosty Tour 21/09
    September 21, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Morbid Curiosty Tour 27/09
    September 27, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Have you ever walked around a cemetery or graveyard and thought ‘I wonder how they died?’.  Well now’s your chance to find out. Hear about drownings and hangings, murder and unfortunate accidents, a ‘crinoline death’, diseases of the past such as cholera and smallpox, childbirth complications and fatal childhood diseases. We will share some stories, (more…)


  • MMM tour 21/09
    September 21, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • MMM tour 27/09
    September 27, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Uncover some of the more unusual and outrageous stories ‘buried’ in Arnos Vale on our Murder, Mayhem and Mystery Tour. Our expert guide will share stories of murder, rioting, adultery and more. You will visit beautiful memorials in our amazing listed landscape and hear terrible tales and sinister stories.  Warning; these stories are not for (more…)


  • September 22, 2019
    9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • October 20, 2019
    9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • December 7, 2019
    9:30 am - 11:30 am

Saturday morning Yoga classes at Arnos Vale Cemetery – Extended 2-hour, monthly sessions. Everyone welcome. Join Kate Fox and Jessica Adams, for a Scaravelli-inspired yoga session where you will rediscover a free form of movement through your body and spine, helping to restore your body’s natural vitality. Our spine, particularly the lumbar area suffers greatly (more…)


  • Wonderful Women tour 22/09
    September 22, 2019
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Arnos Vale Cemetery is the place of remembrance for an estimated 150,000 women and girls from Bristol’s history but the lives of women in times past often elude the historic record. Where historical evidence can be found, the lives they led and the contributions they made to society make for compelling stories. At Arnos Vale (more…)


  • Makers of Bristol Tour
    September 22, 2019
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Are you ready to meet your makers? The makers of Bristol, that is. Meet some of the celebrated Bristolians, familiar and anonymous, who helped make our city famous. From railways to reform, manufacture to mining, prisons to philanthropy, business to blitz, we introduce some of those Makers of Bristol from the past two centuries. From (more…)


  • September 22, 2019
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • October 13, 2019
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • November 24, 2019
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • December 15, 2019
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

At Death Cafes we come together to chat about death in a relaxed, safe, social cafe environment. Our objective is “To increase awareness of the reality of death, so we can enjoy feeling more fully alive“. The conversations are always new and fresh. Each time we come together the changing mix of people ensures that (more…)


  • September 23, 2019
    10:10 am - 11:00 am
  • September 30, 2019
    10:10 am - 11:00 am
  • October 7, 2019
    10:10 am - 11:00 am
  • October 14, 2019
    10:10 am - 11:00 am
  • October 21, 2019
    10:10 am - 11:00 am

  Launchpad classes are fun and educational sessions for 2, 3 and 4 year olds to share with their parent or carer.  Our classes give a gentle introduction to letters, numbers and science. They also encourage communication and social skills. The classes are fun, active and varied. They include stories, role play, simple science experiments, (more…)


  • September 23, 2019
    6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
  • September 30, 2019
    6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
  • October 7, 2019
    6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
  • October 14, 2019
    6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
  • October 21, 2019
    6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
  • October 28, 2019
    6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Suitable for beginners and those with experience.  Please bring your own mat. Email: shunayoga@gmail.com or call 07463 964119 for more information A friendly, informal class designed for those of you that are at a desk bound for most of the day. Start your evening treating those postural habits of hunching with the back, straining neck and (more…)


  • September 23, 2019
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • September 30, 2019
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • October 7, 2019
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • October 14, 2019
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • October 21, 2019
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • October 28, 2019
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

A fun and effective dance cardio workout inspired by the joyful, energetic sounds of Charleston, Swing, Gospel, Electro Swing And Hot Jazz SwingTrain is the little fitness brother of Swing Patrol, one of the leading Swing Dance schools in the UK. Capturing the joy and community of swing dancing, using swing moves and the music everyone loves (more…)


  • September 25, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Take a night time walk in the Cemetery learn fascinating facts about native owls with Wild Owl expert Ian McGuire, while you scour the skyline and listen for owl calls. In the autumn, tawny owls advertise their presence in their territories by calling at dusk, sending a message to other owls to ‘keep away’. It is (more…)


  • September 27, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

A candle lit gin tasting, journeying through Victoriana London’s addiction to Madame Genever’s pacifying poison… Fake funeral processions for Madame Genever gave the crowded the streets of Victoriana London a prohibition feel…but who were we mourning? Sip your way through gin’s fascinating story of life and death, how the country grappled it’s addiction to Mother’s (more…)


  • Ceremonial Way Tour
    September 29, 2019
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Explore the beautiful architecture, amazing graves and hear stories of Bristol’s past and people in our physically accessible Ceremonial Way Tour. Learn fascinating facts about Arnos Vale and enjoyed the beautiful landscape and views on this carefully designed tour. This tour is on the flat and has rest points on the way round and is (more…)


  • September 29, 2019
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join us for a celebration of the life and work of Raja Ram Mohan Roy who is regarded as one of the Fathers of Modern Indian. About Rajah Rammohun Roy  Rajah Rammohun Roy (1772-1833) was an individual of truly global stature, and is buried at Arnos Vale. An extremely influential religious and political thinker, he coined (more…)


  • October 3, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:45 pm

Dwelling is a performance/installation using film, and live performance. Dwelling is about ghosts, ghost’s stories – things that dwell, in places, in time, and in people. Filmed at Poltimore House, a derelict mansion in Devon, the performance is inspired by ruins and ruination – insistent histories that haunt. The evening begins with a 15 minute (more…)


  • October 4, 2019
    7:20 pm - 8:50 pm
  • October 4, 2019
    7:20 pm - 8:50 pm
  • October 4, 2019
    7:20 pm - 8:50 pm
  • October 4, 2019
    7:20 pm - 8:50 pm

One of our favourites – we are super excited to announce the 4th film in our Outdoor Screening season  – this brilliant 2014 New Zealand mockumentary horror comedy film, What We Do in the Shadows. Shown outside in the heart of Arnos Vale, a national Heritage site within 45 acres of Autumnal woodland. What We (more…)


  • Bring your own chair ticket
    October 4, 2019
    9:40 pm - 11:15 pm
  • Bring your own chair ticket with £1 donation
    October 4, 2019
    9:40 pm - 11:15 pm
  • Deck chair ticket
    October 4, 2019
    9:40 pm - 11:15 pm
  • Deck chair ticket with £1 donation
    October 4, 2019
    9:40 pm - 11:15 pm

In this cult classic, sweethearts Brad and Janet, stuck with a flat tyre during a storm, discover the eerie mansion of Dr. Frank-N-Furter, a transvestite scientist. Shown outside in the heart of Arnos Vale, a national Heritage site within 45 acres of Autumnal woodland. We are offering two types of tickets this year; you can (more…)


  • October 5, 2019
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Following the wonderful success of last year’s UK Fungus Day event in Bristol, Forever Fungi are putting on another marvel-filled mushroom day, with even more packed in! The day is aimed at all ages and is open to anyone with an interest in the fascinating world of fungi. The day will be educational, fun packed (more…)


  • Classic Cemetery Tour 5th Oct
    October 5, 2019
    3:30 pm
  • Classic Cemetery Tour 12th Oct
    October 12, 2019
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Classic Cemetery Tour 19th Oct
    October 19, 2019
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Classic Cemetery Tour 26th Oct
    October 26, 2019
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Come and join our expert guide for an informal Saturday afternoon ramble around our lovely cemetery at 1.30pm every Saturday from 9th March until November 30th 2019. This tour will vary from week to week depending on the weather and what you would like to see. The guide will tell you about the cemetery’s history, (more…)


  • Bring your own chair ticket
    October 5, 2019
    7:15 pm - 8:55 pm
  • Bring your own chair ticket with £1 donation
    October 5, 2019
    7:15 pm - 8:55 pm
  • Deck chair ticket
    October 5, 2019
    7:15 pm - 8:55 pm
  • Deck chair ticket with £1 donation
    October 5, 2019
    7:15 pm - 8:55 pm

A 16-year-old girl is given 13 hours to solve a labyrinth and rescue her baby brother when her wish for him to be taken away is granted by the Goblin King. Shown outside in the heart of Arnos Vale, a national Heritage site within 45 acres of Autumnal woodland. We are offering two types of (more…)


  • Bring your own chair ticket - The Lost Boys
    October 5, 2019
    9:40 pm - 11:20 pm
  • Bring your own chair ticket with £1 donation - The Lost Boys
    October 5, 2019
    9:40 pm - 11:20 pm
  • Deck chair ticket - The Lost Boys
    October 5, 2019
    9:40 pm - 11:20 pm
  • Deck chair ticket with £1 donation - The Lost Boys
    October 5, 2019
    9:40 pm - 11:20 pm

The Lost Boys (cert 15) is one of 80’s cinema’s iconic dark comic films about two new-in-town brothers who discover a local gang of vampires. Shown outside in the heart of Arnos Vale, a national Heritage site within 45 acres of Autumnal woodland. We are offering two types of tickets this year; you can bring (more…)


  • October 6, 2019
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Sona Pilates welcomes you to a morning of nourishment for the body and the soul. A 2hr Pilates workshop followed by brunch in the beautiful Anglican Church. We will release and lengthen, strengthen and align before enjoying a delicious vegetarian brunch with our fellow mat mates – giving us further opportunity to connect and reflect. (more…)


  • October 12, 2019
    11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Death has been a source of grief and uncertainty throughout history – but has also inspired a plethora of fascinating funeral customs. From the covering of mirrors to prevent the departed spirit from becoming trapped; the passing bell, rung to assist the soul to heaven; to modern customs such as eco-burial and wayside memorials, historian (more…)


  • MMM tour 13/10
    October 13, 2019
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Uncover some of the more unusual and outrageous stories ‘buried’ in Arnos Vale on our Murder, Mayhem and Mystery Tour. Our expert guide will share stories of murder, rioting, adultery and more on this rare daytime tour. You will visit beautiful memorials in our amazing listed landscape and hear terrible tales and sinister stories.   Warning; (more…)


  • MMM tour 14/10
    October 14, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • MMM tour 20/10
    October 20, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • MMM tour 21/10
    October 21, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • MMM tour 27/10
    October 27, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • MMM tour 28/10
    October 28, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Uncover some of the more unusual and outrageous stories ‘buried’ in Arnos Vale on our Murder, Mayhem and Mystery Tour. Our expert guide will share stories of murder, rioting, adultery and more on this evening tour. You will visit beautiful memorials in our amazing listed landscape and hear terrible tales and sinister stories.  Please bring (more…)


  • October 17, 2019
    7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The eerie world of the Victorian seance parlour is to be revived as part of a show in The Anglican Chapel. The show features storytelling, magic and mind reading set within the context of Victorian Spiritualism. Sylvia’s character and the Phantasmagorical show were devised by Careena Fenton, one of the few female members of the (more…)


  • October 18, 2019
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Who were the women behind the scenes who turned the tide of war, helped immigrant communities thrive, and built the buzzing city of Bristol we see today? The Bristol Festival of Literature and Arnos Vale present Stories of Strong Women – Women In The Shadows. Adela Straughan of Arnos Vale interviews local writers to cast (more…)


  • October 18, 2019
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

We are delighted to be collaborating with Bristol Literature Festival to bring you our popular Wonderful Women Tour. Arnos Vale Cemetery is the place of remembrance for an estimated 150,000 women and girls from Bristol’s history and this tour aims to tell some of their stories. The lives of women in times past often elude (more…)


  • October 18, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Amidst the victorian gravestones of the Arnos Vale Cemetery join us as we put the fun back into funeral! Taking your suggestions for who has died we present you with a completely improvised funeral. From made-up hymns and readings to eulogies and flashbacks to the life and times of the deceased. This is the only (more…)


  • Believe Not Every Spirit
    October 19, 2019
    11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Victorian entertainment was not just music hall, dances and theatre; It was death, tales of the afterlife and communion with the undead. Spiritualism, mediumship and séance was wild, unregulated and utterly, literally unbelievable. The Victorian era played host to huge questions concerning the very fibre of daily existence; the place of God within new scientific (more…)


  • October 19, 2019
    1:00 pm - 8:00 pm

We are proud to be hosting our first Macabre Market, on the same day as The Bats Ball.  Join us for a hand-picked selection of handmade hats, witchcraft art items and magnificent anatomical illustrations. This fair is now full, and there are no more stall spaces available. If you are interested in applying for a (more…)


  • October 19, 2019
    3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Tip-toe through the tombs of this wonderful wooded necropolis and journey into the underworld of cultures from across the world. For example, find out what links the gravestones here to epic myths from ancient Egypt and India. Or encounter the Mexican Day of the Dead in this most appropriate of settings. A short level walk (more…)


  • October 19, 2019
    7:00 pm - 11:55 pm

Come join us for the third annual ‘Bats Ball’; a celebration of all things Gothic. This year, we have two optional tours, ‘Morbid vs Macabre’ on offer, included in your ticket price. We’ll have added décor, ‘selfie spots’ and a little run of official merchandise! Also, at long last, the cemetery gods have spoken and (more…)


  • Morbid Curiosity Tour 14/10
    October 19, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Morbid Curiosity 20/10
    October 20, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Morbid Curiosity 21/10
    October 21, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Morbid Curiosity Tour 27/10
    October 27, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Morbid Curiosty Tour 28/10
    October 28, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Have you ever walked around a cemetery or graveyard and thought ‘I wonder how they died?’.  Well now’s your chance to find out. This October hear about drownings and hangings, murder and unfortunate accidents, a ‘crinoline death’, diseases of the past such as cholera and smallpox, childbirth complications and fatal childhood diseases. Bring a torch (more…)


  • Morbid Curiosity Daytime tour 20/10
    October 20, 2019
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Have you ever walked around a cemetery or graveyard and thought ‘I wonder how they died?’.  Well now’s your chance to find out. This is a rare daytime telling of this story, but it is still all about death. This October hear about drownings and hangings, murder and unfortunate accidents, a ‘crinoline death’, diseases of (more…)


  • October 20, 2019
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Discover the secrets Bristol is hiding – real places, imagined mysteries; twisted histories with Bristol Fiction Writers Group. Speakers: Clifton crime writer AA Abbott writes stories sizzling with suspense, twists and murder. Most of them involve vodka too. For many years, the only stories J E Hagan told were to avoid cross country running at (more…)


  • October 29, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • October 23, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Featuring the wildest stories featuring the absolute worst women… as well as a few witches, ghosts, demonic possessions and a very wicked woman with a whip. Join local historian Jane Duffus for a spooky evening revelling in the grisliest women from Bristol’s past as we mark the publication of her new book The Women Who (more…)


  • October 24, 2019
    5:45 pm - 7:45 pm

The lives of the eccentric Addams Family are thrown into disarray in this darkly comic caper. The birth of their brother unleashes a fratricidal streak in Wednesday and Pugsley, leading to their desperate parents hiring a nanny to keep the murderous twosome in check. The new nanny, Debbie Jelinksy, soon catches the eye of the (more…)


  • October 24, 2019
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

A group of scientists turn to ‘ghostbusting’ when they lose their jobs at a university in New York. They come across a gateway to another dimension which has the potential to wreak havoc on the city. It’s up to the Ghostbusters to save the day. Step into Arnos Vale Cemetery after sunset for a bewitching (more…)


  • October 25, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The ultimate death positive film. A story of unconventional love, life, and death way ahead of its time. Harold and Maude, Hal Ashby’s 1971 black comedy  explores existentialism and death, which protagonist Harold (Bud Cort) repeatedly courts throughout his friendship with 79-year-old Maude (Ruth Gordon). One of cinema’s angstiest characters, Harold sees himself through elaborate fake (more…)


  • October 26, 2019
    6:30 pm - 7:50 pm
  • October 26, 2019
    8:30 pm - 9:50 pm

Enjoy an indoor screening of Coco, in our stunning Anglican Chapel. Be the first to explore our Day of the Dead Altar, made by the people from Otomi during its special night time opening in the Anglican Crypt. Meet Miguel, a boy who wants to become a musician against the wishes of his family.  He ends (more…)


  • October 27, 2019
    12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
  • October 27, 2019
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • October 27, 2019
    3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Celebrate Day of the Dead and join Viva Los Muertos in making 3 traditional Dia De Los Muertos activities during this workshop: Decorating your own traditional ‘Calavera de Azucar’ (real sugar skull) with piping icings to keep. This activity is keeping with the traditions of Dia De Los Muertos in Mexico. Sugar skulls are decorated (more…)


  • “Uh-Oh!” Said Flo
    October 28, 2019
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
  • Winter Sleep
    October 28, 2019
    11:00 am - 11:30 am
  • St Cuthbert’s Wild School for Boys
    October 28, 2019
    1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

We’re very much looking forward to welcoming Storytale Festival to our Underwood Centre this Autumn. Not to be missed! 10 – 10.45am: “Uh-Oh!” Said Flo Join Uh-Oh! Books for an interactive story time created especially for the Storytale Festival. You’ll be the first to hear Flo’s journey in this premier of the first book in (more…)


  • October 29, 2019
    10:30 am - 11:15 am
  • October 29, 2019
    11:30 am - 12:15 pm
  • October 29, 2019
    1:00 pm - 1:45 pm

What will the Funnybones family get up to in a cemetery? Explore this brilliant tale by the amazing Janet and Allan Ahlberg. Discover the world of the Funnybones family and their adventures in a Halloween walk around Arnos Vale. These skeletons are definitely not scary so suitable for little ones. Enjoy the walk, hunt the (more…)


  • Forest school 29/08
    October 30, 2019
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Does your little one love the great outdoors?  Bring them along to a play in the fall woods with loads of autum themed activities to keep them entertained.  They can make create plate plant gardens, explore the woods,  dig in the mud, create with clay and other natural materials and make lots of seasonal things (more…)


  • October 30, 2019
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Have a great time discovering practical outdoor skills of fire craft and den building in a wonderful woodland setting.  Have a go at using at building, starting and control fire safely in the outdoors. Learn important safety skills in a fun way. Then put these skills to the test with a bit of campfire cooking. (more…)


  • October 30, 2019
    7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Don’t Go Into The Cellar theatre company are back at Arnos Vale, bringing tales of unease by MR James in The Witching Hour, where we learn that the dead are not always grateful… Montague Rhodes James returns with another selection of unsettling tales of antiquarian terror! Brave the horrors lying in wait within “An Episode of (more…)


  • November 1, 2019
    10:30 am - 11:15 am
  • November 1, 2019
    1:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Is there enough Room on the broom?  STOMPING STORIES – Have fun, plays games, get out and about with a popular story and crafty activity.  The witch and her cat fly happily over forests, rivers and mountains on their broomstick until a stormy wind blows.  What will happen next as they tumble into a bog and (more…)


  • Classic Cemetery Tour 2nd Nov
    November 2, 2019
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Classic Cemetery Tour 9th Nov
    November 9, 2019
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Classic Cemetery Tour 16th Nov
    November 16, 2019
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Classic Cemetery Tour 23rd Nov
    November 23, 2019
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Classic Cemetery Tour 30th Nov
    November 30, 2019
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Come and join our expert guide for an informal Saturday afternoon ramble around our lovely cemetery at 1.30pm every Saturday from 9th March until November 30th 2019. This tour will vary from week to week depending on the weather and what you would like to see. The guide will tell you about the cemetery’s history, (more…)


  • November 7, 2019 - November 16, 2019
    7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Returning for their 4th year following three sell-out Gothic Horrors, Red Rope Theatre are back at the Anglican Chapel with a murderous tale. Adapted by Award Winning Writer Matt Grinter, ‘Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde’ is a dark psychological thriller filled with repression, liberation, addiction, and malice. In an attempt to free his darker nature without suffering the consequences (more…)


  • November 17, 2019
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Meet Your Maker is a free event bringing together local designer-makers, appealing to those gift seekers that are looking for something fabulously different. Meet Your Maker offers an opportunity to meet the designer or maker, learn more about where the products are from and maybe even commission something bespoke.  There will be jewellery, prints, clothes (more…)


  • November 21, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Are science and spirituality compatible? Are we on the threshold of a new understanding of their relationship? Come and explore key questions on science and spirituality  – both ancient and contemporary – and their relevance today.  Featuring talks by Rupert Sheldrake and the Fintry Trust, with time for questions and answers. Science and spirituality play (more…)


  • November 24, 2019
    2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Come and join us for an afternoon of songs and a new ‘Pocket Opera’ – or should that be ‘Pocket Musical’ with songs and ensembles from the shows. Pocket Opera are Martin Le Poidevin, Pat Leighton and Helen Roberts and they’ve been singing to audiences at Arnos Vale and elsewhere for many years. Doors open (more…)


  • December 1, 2019
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Free entry all day! Showcasing a host of local craft and produce suppliers from our region. If it’s a sensation of the taste buds that you’re looking for then look out for Ginger Beards Preserves who will be joining us again, and Boulton Spirit with their fabulous range of small batch spirits, including gins, vodkas & infused-liqueurs. Sausagenius will be (more…)


  • Elf tales 11am
    December 1, 2019
    11:00 am - 11:45 am
  • Elf tales 1pm
    December 1, 2019
    1:00 pm - 1:45 pm

The wonderful Time and Tide Taletellers will be back to share their brand of Christmas joy.  Join them for  Christmas themed stories from around the world, tales of Father Frost and winter wonders around the warming fire at the Underwood Centre. Child tickets: £5 To reserve a place email nhresearchsite@gmail.com, or pay on the day. (more…)


  • December 13, 2019
    7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

A Wreath of Festive Frights is the follow-up to the hugely successful show, Ghost Stories for Christmas. Join resting actor Alfred St John Merrimoon once again, as he regales his audience with more unsettling tales of seasonal spooks, winter wraiths and Christmastime horrors.  Huddle closer to the fireplace and keep away from the shadows, for (more…)


  • March 5, 2020 - March 8, 2020
    10:00 am - 10:00 pm

Life, Death (and the Rest) is our annual 4 day event of talks, walks, theatre and film that supports a growing social movement talking about death, and how we remember our loved ones. Save the date: 5th – 8th March 2020 Here’s a short film featuring the 2018 festival highlights: [video_embed video=”272324121″ parameters=”” mp4=”” ogv=”” placeholder=”” html5_parameters=”” (more…)