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What’s on this weekend

FRI 28 - SUN 30 SEP

Sudeley Autumn Trail, Sudeley Castle, Winchcombe, to Sun 30 Sep

Take a tour around the beautiful gardens, admire the ever-changing wildlife and meet some of the castle’s cute furry residents – Sudeley’s not just for summer you know? sudeleycastle.co.uk

 

Yoga in the Yurt, Woolley Grange, Bradford-on-Avon, throughout Sep

For grownups looking for some relaxation this month, find your inner zen with Woolley Grange’s drop-in yoga and meditation classes in a yurt in the grounds – open to hotel guests, spa members and non-residents, from only £10. woolleygrangehotel.co.uk

 

 

Snake in The Grass, Wharf Theatre, Devizes, Mon 24 Sep to Sat 29 Sep

This eerie yet comedic thriller is a tale of two sisters, whose ghosts of their past come back to haunt them. You might think you know what’s happening but you’ll be guessing right to the very end. wharftheatre

 

Kids Arcade Autumn Pop Up, Warwick Hall Café, Burford, Fri 28 Sep

rail of kids' designer clothesKids Arcade is genius at discovering the coolest kids’ brands out there and when you see the tasty offerings, you’ll be wishing they’d start doing adult pop ups, too. Get down to Warwick Hall Café to grab some fab autumn fashion for your offspring from the likes of Wildchild London, Five Boys and Outside the Lines. facebook.com

 

Open Studios Weekend, Aimee Winstone Jewellery, Compton Greenfield, 29-30 Sep

Make your own jewellery with Muddy Awards finalist Aimee Winston – join in taster sessions to make a simple ring or bangle and while you are there pick up some jewellery making experience gift vouchers, perfect for Christmas, as well as a selection of silver jewellery at discounted prices. www.aimeewinstone.com

Averys Wine Festival, Averys Wine Cellar, Bristol, Sat 29 Sep

wine cellars of Avery bristol

Join Averys for an afternoon filled with wine, food and music in the wine merchant’s historical cellars. Learn about the process of making and storing wine and taste up to 50 different wines. averys.comaverys.com

 

Willie And The Bandits, The Marshall Rooms, Stroud, Sat 29 Sep

This blues trio riffs in the tradition of The Jimi Hendrix Experience (while looking all young Bob Dylan) with some bizarre instruments and eclectic influences thrown into the mix. In our county for one night only, don’t miss. themarshallrooms.co.uk 

 

Kids Cookery – Making Simple Meals, Harts Barn Cookery School, Longhope, Sun 30 Sep

All of the recipes made during this class will be quick and easy for your kids to replicate at home. Keep the recipes to collect in their very own cookery folder. You could have a little Gordon Ramsey or Mary Berry on your hands (let’s hope for the latter!). hartsbarncookeryschool.co.uk

 

Bake Your Own Showstoppers, Vaughan’s Cookery School, Devizes, Sun 30 Sep

The nation’s favourite baking show is back, and to celebrate Vaughan’s Cookery School have invited 2013 quarter-finalist Christine to share her baking secrets, reveal some behind the scene goss and help you create your very own showstopper. No soggy bottoms please, Mudsters! www.vaughanskitchen.co.uk

 

 

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Art Workshop and Afternoon Tea, Woolley Grange, Bradford on Avon, 4 Oct

Create a beautiful piece of art in this two hour workshop with talented artist and experienced tutor Mandy Mills. Mandy will show you how to use the materials and techniques to create your own mini piece of art inspired by the hotel gardens and nature. Afterwards (obvs!) enjoy a delicious afternoon tea of fresh sandwiches, scones, cream and jam, cakes & patisserie and fine loose leaf tea or fresh coffee. woolleygrange.co.uk

 

Wedding Open Day, Grittleton House, Chippenham, Sun 14 Oct

With its beautiful interiors, sweeping staircases and stunning Italian sunken gardens, this privately owned country mansion in the Cotswolds can be yours for a day….Um, yes please! Check out its elegance and grandeur for yourself at Grittleton House’s Wedding Open Day and you’ll even get a complimentary glass of fizz and canapes to snaffle. There will be plenty of recommended suppliers to meet too… www.grittletonhouse.co.uk

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Charity Fashion Show, OSO Boutique, Rose & Crown Hotel, Harnham, Sun 28 Oct

This wonderful event is raising money for the Stars Appeal who dedicate their efforts to buying MRI scanners. Customers are going to be strutting their stuff down the catwalk to show off OSO boutiques new Winter/Autumn collection. Plus, cream tea will also be on offer. www.osoboutique.co.uk

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