Things to do in the next 24 hours . . .
Today’s Stilton cheese rolling fun day has a special Olympic theme. The event, which is in its 52nd year, will begin with music, magic and dancing from 10.30am. The racing starts in Stilton High Street at noon. Who will be crowned the 2012 World Snooker champion? The four semifinalists are Stephen Maguire, Ali Carter, Ronnie O’sullivan and Matthew Stevens. Tonight’s final session begins at 8pm, on BBC2. The Whittlesey duck race returns for 2012 today. It’s at the Hero of Aliwal pub from 2pm. Proceeds from today’s event will help fund the town’s Diamond Jubilee celebra
tions on June 4.
Deeping St James darts player Martin ‘Wolfie’ Adams (pictured) is challenging allcomers at today’s Truckfest. He is one of today’s special guests which also includes Bob the Builder. Truckfest is at the East of England Showground from 9.30am to 5pm. Ant and Dec present the second live semi-final of Britain’s Got Talent in front of a studio audience. Which contestants will manage to impress the panel and the voters at home? ITV1 at 7.30pm.
Crown Inn, Lincoln Road
Black Swan, Farcet £1, max team five people, 8pm Dancing
Ex-servicemen’s Club, Fletton Strictly Salsa with everybodysalsa. com, starters, intermediates, beginners, freestyle are all welcome, £5.50, classes from 7.30pm to 11pm, 01733 344934
Longthorpe Memorial Hall, Thorpe Road Ballroom and Latin American dance for beginners, 8.30pm to 10pm, £8, call Iris on 07599 846341 to enrol
Manor Farm Community Centre, Eye Modern sequence dance classes, from 7pm to 10pm, beginners and advanced classes, £2.50 with refreshments, 01780 740994; also line dance for beginners from 1pm to 3pm
St Andrew’s Church, Ledbury Road, Netherton Basic beginners ballroom and latin from 6.30pm; beginners from 7.30pm; sequence tuition from 8.30pm to 9.30pm £5 per session, for details contact Fun To Dance 01733 359450/07961 486933.
East Community Centre, Padholme Road Modern Sequence
Walton Community Centre, Mountsteven Avenue Cash bingo, doors 6.30pm Exercise
The Ram, Delph, Whittlesey Stop The Clock workout, body conditioning, 7.30pm to 8.30pm, £4.50, Karen, 01733 350584
Jack Hunt School, Peterborough Zumba fitness with Kat & Suz, 7.30pm to 8.30pm, 07960 494448
Wittering Sports and Social, near Peterborough Zumba with Gemma Jackson, 7.30pm to 8.30pm Open Day
Southwick Hall, near Oundle Medieval/elizabethan manor house with exhibitions/grounds/refreshments, 2pm to 5pm, adult £7, child £3.50, 01832 274064 Circus
Embankment, Peterborough Uncle Sam’s Great American Circus, 2pm and 4.30pm, tickets from on site box office Sales
Ceroc Modern Jive dance classes, beginners, couples or singles, 7.30pm to 11pm, £8, www.ceroc.com, Dave on 07778 517061; also a tea dance from 2pm to 4pm, £4, Janina Mossman on 01778 590655
Paston Church Hall, Paston Ridings Sequence dance, 8.15pm to 10.15pm, new dances taught, £2.25, 01733 351172
Stanground College, Stanground Dance classes for adults, jazz, 6.30pm, tap, 7.30pm, Lesley on 01733 244779; also line dance
Daimler Avenue, Yaxley Boxercise, 6.30pm, followed by total body toning 7.30pm, £5 for one session, extra £2.50 if do second, 07715001240
Sir Harry Smith Community College, Whittlesey Zumba, main hall, 5.45pm, Steph, 07894528798
Christie Hall, Wansford Zumba fitness, £4, 10.30am to 11.30am; followed by two evening sessions at Southfields Primary School at 7pm and 8pm, Sophie Hurford, 07594880617
Trugym, Peterborough Zumba fitness with Kat and Suz, 7pm to 8pm, above Halo club, 07960494448
Quiz, £2 per team of four and the winner wins a gallon of beer
Free league poker, 7pm; free pool from 6pm