Sep
23
10:00am10:00am

Wool Day at Broadway Museum & Art Gallery

An all day event with talks and demonstrations  Admission is included in the cost of your museum ticket. 10.00am – 5.00pm (Last entry at 4.30pm)

A day of wool displays & talks to celebrate Broadway’s wool heritage. Join Judy Buckingham & Ruth Power, experienced weavers, who will demonstrate and explain the craft of hand spinning and weaving wool from the raw fleece to the finished article. Members of the Northleach Spinners & Weavers group will also be at the museum to help us to discover the story ‘From Sheep to Shop’. Children are welcome to have a go at teasing and carding the wool.

There will also be stalls selling food and drink, a bookstall, and lots of wool related gifts to buy in the shop. Contact: 01386 859047 or events@broadwaymuseum.org.uk  

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Oct
5
6:30pm 6:30pm

Talk on "Coaching in Broadway" at Broadway Museum and Art Gallery

Talk on 'Coaching in Broadway' with Doug Eyre.  Admission to talk: £10 to include a glass of white wine. Talk start time: 7pm. Admission half an hour before start of talk for drink, viewing, shopping and conversation. Contact: 01386 859047 or events@broadwaymuseum.org.uk More details ....

 

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Nov
9
6:30pm 6:30pm

Talk 'The Somme and Remembrance' at the Broadway Museum & Art Gallery

Talk: 'The Somme and Remembrance' with Steve Williams. Admission to talk: £10 to include a glass of white wine. Talk start time: 7pm. Admission half an hour before start of talk for drink, viewing, shopping and conversation. Contact: 01386 859047 or events@broadwaymuseum.org.uk  More details ....

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Nov
16
6:00pm 6:00pm

'Skyscape' a talk by Katherine Wodehouse at Broadway Museum & Art Gallery

Skyscape, a talk by Katherine Wodehouse, curator of the upcoming Skyscape exhibition. Admission to talk: £10 to include a glass of white wine. Talk start time: 6.30pm. Admission half an hour before start of talk for drink, viewing, shopping and conversation. Contact: 01386 859047 or events@broadwaymuseum.org.uk  More details ....

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Dec
14
6:30pm 6:30pm

Talk 'Arts and Crafts' at Broadway Museum & Art Gallery

Jacky Mahony will be talking on the Arts and Crafts movement - ‘Transition initiated by changing sites of practice and fuel type’. Admission to talk: £10 to include a glass of white wine. Talk start time: 7pm. Admission half an hour before start of talk for drink, viewing, shopping and conversation. Contact: 01386 859047 or events@broadwaymuseum.org.uk  More details ....

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Aug
22
to Sep 17

Exhibition: Worcestershire Guild of Contemporary Crafts at Gordon Russell Design Museum

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20 artists from the Worcestershire Guild of Contemporary Crafts will be exhibiting their work in a selling exhibition at the Gordon Russell Design Museum. Over 100 pieces will be on display in a wide range of media, including basketry, bookbinding, cabinet making, ceramics, glass, jewellery, lighting, leather work, textiles, wood carving and wood turning.

See these beautifully crafted pieces alongside the museum collections, and find something special to take home.

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Aug
5
10:00am10:00am

Anglo-Saxons are coming to Broadway! Regia Anglorum reenactment society show how Anglo-Saxon societies would have lived & fought

Broadway Museum and Art Gallery will be joined by Regia Anglorum on the Green. The year is 950 AD, and Mercia and their sub-kingdom Hwicce have come to Broadway to discuss their continued alliance and train their warriors for future battles. There will be several tents on Broadway Green displaying armour and crafts from 950 AD. Throughout the day warriors will take to the arena to show how they would have trained for battle. For more information on the society please visit their website: Regia Anglorum

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Jul
23
12:30pm12:30pm

NCH Country Fair and Dog Show at Kennel Field, High Street, Broadway

An afternoon of family fun with a host of attractions including: Turbo terrier racing; Meet the NCH hounds; Woody the golden eagle; Family dog show; Dog whispering; Bouncy castle/Bucking bronco; Speciality shopping; Gourmet food & drink; Farrier demonstration; Kennel tours/Gun dog display; Side saddle demonstration; and much much more.  2pm (Gates open 12.30pm) at Kennel Field, High Street, Broadway, WR12 7DL.

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Jul
20
6:30pm 6:30pm

Talk 'Clothing the Body: Textile Coverings from Around the World.' at Broadway Museum & Art Gallery

Talk on 'Clothing the Body: Textile Coverings from Around the World' with Corynna Jeudwine.  Admission to talk: £10 to include a glass of white wine. Talk start time: 7pm. Admission half an hour before start of talk for drink, viewing, shopping and conversation. Contact: 01386 859047 or events@broadwaymuseum.org.uk   More details ....

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Jul
17
11:00am11:00am

Learn a new skill for life with The Calligraphy School

Learn a new skill for life with The Calligraphy School - Special One Day 'Drop In' Beginners Class at The Lifford Hall, Lower Green, Broadway, WR12 7BU
Times: 11am - 12 noon and 12 noon - 1pm
Cost: £20 per person - All class materials & equipment supplied.
Tel: 07956 544 262 or  info@thecalligraphyschool.com  www.thecalligraphyschool.com

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Jun
29
8:45pm 8:45pm

Cool Hand (Pete Hayward & Graham Harrison) - Crown & Trumpet Inn

Acoustic Roots and Blues Duo - Singer/guitarist Peter Hayward and harmonica player Graham Harrison have both been playing blues since they were teenagers in 1960s. Although they were influenced by classic old-time blues singers like Bill Big Broonzy, Sonny Terry and Brownie McGee they also bring the same spirit to the more modern songs that they also include in their repertoire. 

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Jun
25
1:30pm 1:30pm

Simply Mustangs UK Visit Broadway

After their annual Simply Mustangs UK 'Cotswolds Cruise', in excess of 35 Ford Mustangs from classic to new will 'rumble' into the picturesque village of Broadway around 1.30pm and be on display along the sides of the picture postcard high street.

A great day out for all of the family in a stunning village with an abundance of fantastic pubs, restaurants & cafes, great shopping, one of the best playgrounds for kids of all ages, and of course... an AWESOME display of iconic Mustangs!

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Jun
17
9:00pm 9:00pm

Tom Forbes - The Crown & Trumpet Inn

By using the loop pedal people can hear Tom build up layers of sound which include; beat boxing, harmonies, guitar overdubs, bongos, cajon and other percussion, which gives the impression that there are more musicians at work. This unique style with his vocals and guitar over the top makes Tom stand out from the crowd.

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Jun
15
7:00pm 7:00pm

Talk 'Embroidered Bodies: Garments, Stitches and Stories from the Ashmolean Museum' at at Broadway Museum & Art Gallery

Embroidered Bodies: Garments, Stitches and Stories from the Ashmolean Museum by Aimee Payton. Admission to talk: £10 to include a glass of white wine. Talk start time: 7pm. Admission half an hour before start of talk for wine, viewing, shopping and conversation. Contact: 01386 859047 or  events@broadwaymuseum.org.uk   More details ....

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Jun
10
to Jun 11

Heineken Race To The (BROADWAY) Tower - Double Marathon

A double marathon through the heart of the Cotswolds - through quaint traditional villages and finishing at the magnificent Broadway Tower, home to one of the best views in the country. Break the event into two days and enjoy our legendary basecamp or for the ultimate test, complete the full route non-stop! Alternatively there is the option to only run the Day 1 or the Day 2 route. www.racetothetower.com

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May
26
6:30pm 6:30pm

Open Evening at Broadway Station - including Bar, Barbecue & Raffle

Friday 26 May: OPEN EVENING at BROADWAY STATION 6:30 to 8:30pm. See the progress made on the reconstruction of the station by the volunteer workers of the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway. There will be a BAR, BARBECUE and RAFFLE .
Please Note: Owing to work in progress on the site the layout will be different from that of previous years. Therefore, please come on foot if you can. If you come by car, please park in the CHILDSWICKHAM ROAD CAR PARK. A SHUTTLE BUS SERVICE will run from there to the station site. There will be limited parking on site for blue badge holders only.

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