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Buckinghamshire Advertiser - - WHAT’S ON THIS WEEKEND -


can learn about the Tu­dors and en­joy tea af­ter­wards at a church event this week­end. Speaker Martin Sirot-Smith will present Tu­dor Har­vest Cus­toms at St Peter’s and St Paul’s Church in Church Lane, Great Mis­senden, at 2.30pm on Satur­day.

The talk will be fol­lowed by af­ter­noon tea with sand­wiches, cakes and mu­sic. All pro­ceeds go to Friends of Great Mis­senden Parish Church.

Vivi­enne Davis, chair­woman of the group, said: “The Tu­dor Har­vest Cus­toms event is re­ally a dra­matic pre­sen­ta­tion, suit­able for adults and chil­dren.

“Martin Sirot-Smith is a well-known and well-re­ceived speaker, wear­ing Tu­dor cos­tume of green vel­vet dou­blet and hose, and he has ap­pro­pri­ate props for his talks. He is highly en­ter­tain­ing too.”

Tick­ets cost £7 for adults, £3 for chil­dren, and free for chil­dren aged 10 and un­der. Buy tick­ets at Samways shop in Sta­tion Ap­proach or the parish coun­cil of­fice in Wal­nut Close. Com­mit­tee is hold­ing The Can­dle­light Ball at Stoke Place Ho­tel, in Stoke Po­ges, on Satur­day.

The group has raised more than £500,000 since it was es­tab­lished.

There will be also be a char­ity auc­tion with lots in­clud­ing a guided tour of Pinewood Stu­dios, fol­lowed by lunch at the stu­dio’s restau­rant, and a six-course din­ner cooked at the buyer’s home by award-win­ning chef Scott MacRae.

Tick­ets £50 in­clude a wel­come drink, three-course meal with wine, cof­fee and petit fours and en­ter­tain­ment. All prof­its go to Macmil­lan Can­cer Support.

Call 01753 892 303 or email macmil­lan­can­dle­light­ball@ hot­


THE Sugar Loaf Inn, in 5 Sta­tion Road, Lit­tle Chal­font, is hold­ing a fam­ily fun day on Satur­day. The aim of day, which starts at 10am, is to raise funds for The Aaron West Goal­keep­ing Academy.

There will be a pool tour­na­ment, a bouncy cas­tle, raf­fles, an auc­tion and var­i­ous en­ter­tain­ment.

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