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Saturday
03/12/2016

to Friday
23/12/2016

Ref. 2329

Longdown Farm Christmas Barn - Lyndhurst

Children and adults alike will delight in the festive atmosphere of the Longdown Farm Christmas Barn with its traditional theme and real live animals. Twinkling lights, Christmas trees and festive decorations set the scene where fluffy baby chicks and lots of other favourite farm animals will be waiting to meet the children and share their excitement. The peaceful Nativity scene is watched over by gentle donkeys and provides a serene reminder of the true meaning of Christmas. Look out for Father Christmas’s tractor sleigh, which he has carefully parked outside the Farmhouse Grotto. Father Christmas himself will be waiting inside the Farmhouse Grotto to greet the children and their parents; he will give every child a gift to take home. The Christmas Barn is open daily from the 3rd to 23rd December, opening at 10.30am and closing at 4pm. The soft play area, tea room, gift shop and Farm Produce Shop will be open, the rest of Longdown Activity Farm will be closed. There’s no need to book, just turn up on a day of your choosing. Free car park, toilets and our Changing Room facility for those who have registered disabilities or otherwise have the need for the specialist changing equipment. Admission for the Christmas Barn: Children: 3 – 14: £8.00* Under 3s and child season ticket holders: £6.50* Special Needs Children £5.00* Adults: £2.50 Adult season ticket holder: Free Please note: queues may build at busy times. www.longdownfarm.co.uk *includes entrance to Barn, Grotto and present.

Children: 3 – 14: £8.00* Under 3s and child season ticket holders: £6.50* Special Needs Children £5.00* Adults: £2.50 Adult season ticket holder: Free
10.30am - 4pm 
Location: Ashurst
Liza Datlen
Tel: 02380292837
enquiries@longdownfarm.co.uk
Longdown Activity Farm

Thursday
08/12/2016

to Saturday
10/12/2016

Ref. 2335

Father Christmas comes to Furzey Gardens! - Lyndhurst

Book your traditional visit to Father Christmas at Furzey Gardens during our wider Festive Furzey event 8th -11th December. Father Christmas will be visiting on 8th, 9th and 10th December. Visits to Father Christmas last approximately five minutes and can be booked to take place during a specified half hour slot. Up to three children can book to see Father Christmas together, although the price is still £5 per child. Each child will receive a small gift from Father Christmas.

£5
2.00pm – 6.00pm 
Location: Furzey Gardens, Minstead, Nr Lyndhurst, Hants, SO43 7GL
Tel: 023 801 2464
https://bookwhen.com/furzey
www.furzey-gardens.org/

Friday
09/12/2016

to Sunday
11/12/2016

Ref. 2326

Winter's Tales - Christmas Evenings at Beaulieu - Beaulieu

Winter’s Tales – Christmas Illuminations at Beaulieu New for 2016, experience the illuminated magic of Palace House after dark. Complementing the Victorian Christmas programme which runs from 17th December – 2nd January, will be a brand new event ‘Winter’s Tales’. On selected evenings in December visitors to Beaulieu will be able to see the interior of Palace House illuminated by candles and winter inspired light and projection installations. Upon arrival at Beaulieu see the giant Christmas tree and illuminated archway as the beautifully lit pathway through the grounds leads you towards Palace House. Pass the dramatic fire-guarded entrance to get inside where falling snow, toys springing to life and a stunning display of candles alongside live music will bring the warmth and magic of Christmas to Beaulieu this December. Winter’s Tales will be held between 3:30pm-7:00pm on selected evenings throughout December – perfect for getting you in the festive spirit! Dates: 9th – 11th December 16th – 18th December 21st – 22nd December For more information and tickets visit www.beaulieu.co.uk

Please see website for ticket details
3:30 - 7:00pm 
Location: Beaulieu
Beaulieu Events Team
Tel: 01590612888
events@beaulieu.co.uk
www.beaulieu.co.uk/events

Monday
12/12/2016


Ref. 2322

Movie Monday: Absolutely Fabulous The Movie - Totton

Blamed for a major incident at an uber fashionable launch party, they become entangled in a media storm and are relentlessly pursued by the paparazzi. Fleeing penniless to the glamorous playground of the super-rich, the French Riviera, they hatch a plan to make permanent their escape and live the high life forever more! In true Ab Fab style, the cast will be joined by a host of A-list stars from the acting, music and fashion worlds Certificate 15.

£6 - £8
7.30pm 
Location: Hanger Farm Arts Centre West Totton SO40 8FT
sharon moore
Tel: 02380 667683
hangerfarm@totton.ac.uk
www.hangerfarm.co.uk

Thursday
15/12/2016


Ref. 2289

The Gingerbread Man - Brockenhurst

The Bath Puppet Workshop presents their new show based on the challis tale. Full of hand-crafted puppets and with a line-ip of catchy songs, comedy and action - treat your family to a pre-Christmas perfomance that promises to delight all.

£5 adults, £4 children
4pm 
Location: Brockenhurst Village Hall
Brockenhurst Village Hall
Tel: 01590 622 580
events@brockenhurstvillage.org.uk
www.brockenhurstvillage.org.uk

Friday
16/12/2016

to Sunday
18/12/2016

Ref. 2327

Winter's Tales - Christmas Evenings at Beaulieu - Brockenhurst

Winter’s Tales – Christmas Illuminations at Beaulieu New for 2016, experience the illuminated magic of Palace House after dark. Complementing the Victorian Christmas programme which runs from 17th December – 2nd January, will be a brand new event ‘Winter’s Tales’. On selected evenings in December visitors to Beaulieu will be able to see the interior of Palace House illuminated by candles and winter inspired light and projection installations. Upon arrival at Beaulieu see the giant Christmas tree and illuminated archway as the beautifully lit pathway through the grounds leads you towards Palace House. Pass the dramatic fire-guarded entrance to get inside where falling snow, toys springing to life and a stunning display of candles alongside live music will bring the warmth and magic of Christmas to Beaulieu this December. Winter’s Tales will be held between 3:30pm-7:00pm on selected evenings throughout December – perfect for getting you in the festive spirit! Dates: 9th – 11th December 16th – 18th December 21st – 22nd December For more information and tickets visit www.beaulieu.co.uk

Please see website for ticket details
3:30pm - 7:00pm 
Location: Beaulieu
Beaulieu Events Team
Tel: 01590612888
events@beaulieu.co.uk
www.beaulieu.co.uk/events

Saturday
17/12/2016


Ref. 2304

Music For Christmas By Highcliffe Choirs - Beaulieu

Christchurch choirs for children and young people make this concert, for many, the start of the Christmas season. There are carols for the audience to sing and mulled wine and mince pies all included. Tickets only £10 at http://www.musicatbeaulieu.org/programme/eventdetail/11/music-for-christmas-by-highcliffe-choirs

£10
19:00 
Location: Beaulieu Abbey Church
Music at Beaulieu
Tel: 01590 611404
info@musicatbeaulieu.org
http://www.musicatbeaulieu.org/

Saturday
17/12/2016

to Monday
02/01/2017

Ref. 2339

Victorian Christmas - Beaulieu

Experience the magic of a Victorian Christmas at Beaulieu. Join in with carol singing around the grand piano, try your hand at traditional Victorian games and be enchanted by Christmas fairy tale storytelling. Sample delicious hot fruit punch before visiting the life-size Gingerbread House for a photo opportunity – and don’t miss seeing one of the largest outdoor Christmas trees in the New Forest! The Victorian Christmas activities are all included in one great value ticket to Beaulieu – which includes admission to The National Motor Museum, World of Top Gear, Palace House, Beaulieu Abbey and more... Please note the attraction will be closed on Christmas Day.

Free with attraction admission ticket
11am - 5pm 
Location: SO42 7ZN
Beaulieu
Tel: 01590 612345
visit@beaulieu.co.uk
www.beaulieu.co.uk/events/victorian-christmas/

Monday
19/12/2016


Ref. 2324

The Albion Christmas Band - Totton

many people say that their Christmas doesn’t start until they have seen The Albion Christmas Show. Featuring the combined talents of Simon Nicol (Fairport Convention), Kellie While (Albion Band) Simon Care (Edward II) and the Guvnor himself, Ashley Hutchings, this show takes you on a guided tour through the Christmas customs of Britain. Founder of Fairport Convention, Steeleye Span and The Albion Band, Ashley Hutchings is joined on stage by Kellie While, Simon Care and Simon Nicol, for an evening of traditional English Christmas music, dancing and celebration. Kellie takes time out from working with her mum, Chris While, for which she has been praised by both the U.K. press and public. Folk enthusiasts will know Kellie from her work with The Albion Band. She received personal praise from Ron Sexsmith for her beautiful version of his song ‘Riverbed’ on her album Tenacious, which put her on the map as a soloist. Simon Care is currently working with Edward II and has always had a passion for Traditional English dance and song. Simon also works with Whapweasel, Tickled Pink and the Morris On Band Simon Nicol, founder member of Fairport finishes the line up to make this a truly festive treat. He is regarded as one of the finest acoustic guitarists in the world………His voice is pretty special too! The Albion Christmas Show is a seasonal mixture of carols, spoken word, humorous readings and dance. It really is the perfect way to start your festivities. This year will see a collection of new material alongside favorites from their back catalogue of Xmas albums. Also we will have a brand new studio album packed full of new material. With sell-out tours including venues such as Buxton Opera House, The New Vic Stoke and The Sage, Gateshead, The Albion Xmas Show is a very popular show appealing to all ages. Described in the Guardian as “the perfect antidote to the corporate Christmas”, this is a show you must not miss!!!!!!

£19 - £20
8pm 
Location: Hanger Farm Arts Centre West Totton SO40 8FT
sharon moore
Tel: 02380 667683
hangerfarm@totton.ac.uk
www.hangerfarm.co.uk

Monday
19/12/2016


Ref. 2323

Malcolm The Magician’s Magical Christmas Show - Totton

2 shows: 11am & 2pm The whole family will love Malcolm The Magician’s hilarious festive magic show which really brings alive the magic of Christmas. A fabulous festive treat – not to be missed! “I just wanted to say how absolutely fabulous your show was! Amazing! I think the parents enjoyed it as much as the children.” – Audience Member

£5 - £7
11am & 2pm (each 50 mins) 
Location: Hanger Farm Arts Centre West Totton SO40 8FT
sharon moore
Tel: 02380 667683
hangerfarm@totton.ac.uk
www.hangerfarm.co.uk

Wednesday
21/12/2016

to Thursday
22/12/2016

Ref. 2328

Winter's Tales - Christmas Evenings at Beaulieu - Brockenhurst

Winter’s Tales – Christmas Illuminations at Beaulieu New for 2016, experience the illuminated magic of Palace House after dark. Complementing the Victorian Christmas programme which runs from 17th December – 2nd January, will be a brand new event ‘Winter’s Tales’. On selected evenings in December visitors to Beaulieu will be able to see the interior of Palace House illuminated by candles and winter inspired light and projection installations. Upon arrival at Beaulieu see the giant Christmas tree and illuminated archway as the beautifully lit pathway through the grounds leads you towards Palace House. Pass the dramatic fire-guarded entrance to get inside where falling snow, toys springing to life and a stunning display of candles alongside live music will bring the warmth and magic of Christmas to Beaulieu this December. Winter’s Tales will be held between 3:30pm-7:00pm on selected evenings throughout December – perfect for getting you in the festive spirit! Dates: 9th – 11th December 16th – 18th December 21st – 22nd December For more information and tickets visit www.beaulieu.co.uk

Please see website for ticket details
3:30pm - 7:00pm 
Location: Beaulieu
Beaulieu Events Team
Tel: 01590612888
events@beaulieu.co.uk
www.beaulieu.co.uk/events

Wednesday
21/12/2016


Ref. 2332

Fizzy Christmas Flower Arranging Workshops - Lymington

Aromatic Christmas Table Arrangement Make a scented candle centrepiece to add elegance to your dinner table this Christmas.

£38 to include all materials, fizz and mince pies
10am - 12pm 
Location: Lymington
Floral Fleurtations
Tel: 07801 541073
elaine@floralfleurtations.com
www.floralfleurtations.com

Thursday
22/12/2016


Ref. 2333

Fizzy Christmas Flower Arranging Workshops - Lymington

Aromatic Christmas Table Arrangement Make a scented candle centrepiece to add elegance to your dinner table this Christmas.

£38 to include all materials, fizz and mince pies
7-9pm 
Location: Lymington
Floral Fleurtations
Tel: 07801 541073
elaine@floralfleurtations.com
www.floralfleurtations.com

Thursday
22/12/2016


Ref. 2325

Lily and the Little Snow Bear - Totton

Lily loves SNOW! So, she pops on her coat and sets off to explore. But when she discovers a trail of soft little footprints, she’s in for a very big SURPRISE! For at the bottom of the garden, she finds a lost little SNOW BEAR – and he’s really missing his mummy. As the snow falls on, Lily decides to res-cue the baby bear before it’s too late. So, the adventure begins… Brought to life by acclaimed Blunderbus Theatre, this funny, heartwarm-ing tale of friendship is the perfect treat for Christmas. With exquisite puppets, enchanting music and a magical snowy setting, this modern-day fairytale is especially for little bears aged 3+, and their grown ups. For ages 3+

£8 - £10
3 performances: 11.30, 2pm, 4.30pm (each 50mins) 
Location: Hanger Farm Arts Centre West Totton SO40 8FT
sharon moore
Tel: 02380 667683
hangerfarm@totton.ac.uk
www.hangerfarm.co.uk

Friday
06/01/2017

to Sunday
08/01/2017

Ref. 2290

Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs - Brockenhurst

The Brockenhurst Players are proud to present this show as the talented crew performs a show full of fun, laughter and music.

Various 
Location: Brockenhurst Village Hall
Brockenhurst Village Hall
Tel: 01590 622 580
events@brockenhurstvillage.org.uk
www.brockenhurstvillage.org.uk

Saturday
07/01/2017


Ref. 2181

Guildford Taxis - Other

Asap taxi is proud to invite you on the auspicious occasion on the opening ceremony of Guildford taxi service.

9:00am to 2:00pm 
Location: 04 ferndown court, Stocton close,Gu11hs , Guildford UK
Nina holm
Tel: 01483304050
guildfordtaxi68@gmail.com
http://asap-taxi.co.uk

Friday
27/01/2017

to Saturday
04/02/2017

Ref. 2341

The One Hundred And One Dalmatians - Lyndhurst

Live family show of the much loved children's novel about the kidnapping and rescuing of 99 Dalmatian puppies...

£9 adult, £6 child
Friday 27 January (7.30), Saturday 28 January (6.00), Sunday 29 January (2.30), Friday 3 February (7.30) and Saturday 4 February (2.30).  
Location: Vernon Theatre, Sandy Lane, Lyndhurst SO43 7DN
Lyndhurst Drama & Muscial Society
Tel: 02380292531
lyndhurstdrama@icloud.com
www.lyndhurstdrama.co.uk

Sunday
18/06/2017


Ref. 2340

New Forest Bike Ride - Brockenhurst

A beautiful ride through the New Forest, helping to raise vital funds for CoppaFeel - on a mission to promote early detection of breast cancer. There's a choice of four routes, all starting and finishing in Brockenhurst. The three longer routes cross a landscape of open vistas and autumnal woodlands while quiet roads and gentle hills make the shorter rides ideal for families. Family-friendly Route - 15 miles - following forest tracks so nearly all traffic-free. NOT suitable for racing bikes!

Adult Entry Pack (30, 45, 60 miles) (£18.50) Children's Entry (16 & under) (£5.00) Student Entry (£12.50) Team Entry (Enter total no. required. Price per person) (£18.00) Adult Entry (15 mile) (£9.50) Kid's Entry (15 mile) (£3.50)
60, 45 and 30 mile cyclists: 8:00am - 10:00am at a time to suit you! (15 mile family route: anytime between 9.30am - 10.15am) 
Location: Brockenhurst 6th Form College
Eleanor Williams
Tel: 0117 9897080
ellie@bike-events.co.uk
http://bike-events.co.uk/

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