Saffron Walden Town Council

At a glance ... Events 2016

SAFFRON WALDEN TOWN COUNCIL EVENTS 2016

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21 January 2016 at 7.30pm Extraordinary Council meeting.

25 January at 1.40pm Holocaust Memorial Day - Service at St Mary's Church, Saffron Walden .

30 January 10.30am-1pm Councillor Surgery to be held in the Court Room, Town Hall.

11 February Council meeting - Council Chamber, Town Hall.

20 February 10.30am-1pm Councillor Surgery to be held in the Court Room, Town Hall.

10 March Council meeting - Council Chamber, Town Hall.

7 April Council meeting - Council Chamber, Town Hall.

13 April at 7.30pm Annual Town Meeting.

13 April at 7.30pm Exhibition: Call for Sites. To be held in the Scrivener Room of the Town Hall.  The general public is invited to attend and leave comments.

16 April 10am-4pm Exhibition: Call for Sites. To be held in the Committee Room of the Town Hall.  The general public is invited to attend and leave comments.

21 April at 8pm Lighting of Birthday Beacon to commemorate HM The Queen's 90th birthday on Saffron Walden Common.

14 May at 2pm Mayor Making (Cllr Sarfraz Anjum) Assembly Room, The Town Hall followed at 3.30pm by a Church Service at St Mary''s Church, Saffron Walden.

28 May at 7.30pm Cinema in the Square showing 'Hairspray' followed by dancing in the Square to 60's music.

3-5 June 9.30am-5.30pm French Market on The Common.  

8 June Lunchtime recital at St Mary's Church starts at 1.10pm with sandwiches available from 12.30pm.

11 June 1.30pm-5pm HMQ90 Day of Celebration at Garden Room and Jubilee Garden (off Hill Street). A variety of live music throughout the afternoon from the bandstand, presentations and a loyal toast.  Local history exhibits.

14 June 9am-4pm 'Emporium' in the Town Hall.

15 June lunchtime recital at St Mary's Church - starts at 1.10pm with sandwiches available from12.30pm

18 June Community Cafe 10.30am-1pm Committee Room, Town Hall, CB10 1HR.

18 June SW Horticultural Society Summer Rose and Floral Show at Golden Acre Community Centre, Ross Close. Open to the public from 2pm. Details and full schedule on www.swhortsoc.org.uk

18 June at 7.30pm Jazz and Blues in the Square, CB10 1HR. Bar and refreshment stalls, seating will be limited.

1 July from 8pm-1am Candlelit Vigil at The War Memorial, High Street, to mark the 100th anniversary of the first day of The Battle of The Somme.

9 July at 7.30pm Theatre in the Square - The Pantaloons perform 'Gulliver's Travels'.

Saturday, 20 and Sunday 21 August Saffron Walden Maze Festival www.saffronwaldenmazefestival.co.uk

Friday, 11 November at 11am - two minutes' silence to be observed - Service at Saffron Walden War Memorial

Sunday, 13 November at 11am Remembrance Sunday - Saffron Walden War Memorial followed by a Service at St Mary's Church

Friday, 2 December All Day Market 8.30am-8.30pm. Late night shopping with charity stalls 5.30pm-8.30pm.  Christmas light switch on at 6pm with Father Christmas. Santa's Grotto in the Committee Room of the Town Hall 4.30pm-8.30pm (£5 charge).

Saturday, 3 December Saturday Market, Santa's Grotto in the Committee Room of the Town Hall 10am-4.30pm (£5 charge).  Spirit of Christmas at St Mary's Church at 2pm. ' A Christmas Carol' at Saffron Hall at 7pm.

2-4 December Christmas Gift Fair in the Assembly Room, Town Hall.  Friday, 2 December 9am-8.30pm, Saturday, 3 December 9am to 4pm and & Sunday, 4 December 10am-3pm. 

All Markets to take place at The Market Square, Saffron Walden, CB10 1HR.