Children

Basil Brush is back

Basil Brush Key Theatre, Peterborough Sunday, February 22, 11am and 2.30pm Tickets £13/£11 Box office 01733 207239 Basil Brush is a star with an outstanding ability to entertain and make people of all ages laugh and smile. He’s cheeky, irreverent, charming, naughty, quick-witted, scheming and foxy, but at the same time he’s kind, caring and affectionate. Basil has celebrated over ...

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Have some fun with Jack and friends

Jack and the Beanstalk presented by The Hurst Children’s Theatre Group South Holland Centre, Spalding Friday, January 16, 7pm, and Saturday, January 17, 2pm and 7pm. Tickets £8.50/£6.50 Box office 01775 764777 The youngest children playing the Little Beanies will be dazzled by the lights, forget their words and be very chuffed with their costumes! Meanwhile the rest the company, ...

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Enjoy Dolphin Tale 2 in a relaxed atmosphere

Dolphin Tale 2 (U) Stamford Arts Centre Saturday, January 17, 11am and Sunday, January 18, 2pm (relaxed screening) Tickets £5 Box office 01780 763203   Dolphin Tale 2 tells the story of the team of people who saved Winter the dolphin’s life coming together in the wake of her surrogate mother’s passing in order to find her a companion. A ...

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He’s behind you….

Aladdin Stamford Arts Centre Today (Thursday), 6.30pm, tomorrow (Friday), 6.30pm, Saturday, 10.30am, 1.30pm, 4.30pm, 7.30pm and Sunday, 10.30am, 1.30pm and 4.30pm. Tickets £12/£10, £40 for family of four, groups £9 each. Box office 01780 763203   Following the amazing success of the 2013 pantomime, Jack and the Beanstalk, this year’s panto extravaganza is Aladdin! Families can expect spectacular scenery, dazzling ...

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Join Chuckle Brothers for new story of Oz

The Chuckles of Oz King’s Lynn Corn Exchange Friday, February 20, 2pm Tickets £15, family (three) £42, (four) £56 Box office: 01553 764864   Dorothy, The Tin Man, the Cowardly Lion and the Scarecrow are among the familiar characters who join the Wizards (Paul and Barry) for this sensational new version of the familiar Wizard of Oz story. Audiences will ...

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Festive fun at RSPB Frampton

If you are at your wits end with the kids this Christmas holiday, get down to RSPB Frampton Marsh for some festive fun. Running during the school holidays, starting on December 19, you can explore the Twelve Birds of Christmas treasure trail. Collect an entry sheet from the heated visitor centre before venturing out onto the reserve’s surfaced paths to ...

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Izzy wizzy, let’s get busy with Sooty

Sooty King’s Lynn Corn Exchange Wednesday, April 1 11am and 2.30pm Tickets £13, under 16s £11, family (3) £30 (4) £40 Box office: 01533 764864 Izzy wizzy Let’s get busy – it’s The Sooty Show! Direct from Citv, Sooty heads into King’s Lynn in a fabulous new show to delight the whole family. Joining the nation’s favourite bear will be ...

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Time to sing along

  High School Musical The Cresset, Peterborough Today (Thursday), tomorrow (7.30pm) and Saturday (2.30pm & 7.30pm) Tickets £14.50/£13 Box office: 01733 265705 RARE Productions present High School Musical. Set in East High School, Troy Bolton, captain of the basketball team, and Gabriella Montez, a newly- arrived and very academic student, decide to audition for the school winter musical. Sharpay and ...

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Enjoy supper with Santa at Springfields

Santa’s coming! And you can have tea and supper with him too! Santa will be arriving at Springfields this year today (Thursday) and staying every Tuesday until December 23 and there will even be a chance to have supper or tea with him! Kids will be able to tell him if they’ve been naughty or nice this year by writing ...

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Sing-a-Long-a-Frozen

Sing-a-Long-a-Frozen Kings Lynn Corn Exchange Saturday, January 17 Tickets £16, concessions £11, Family (3) £37.50 (4) £50 Box office 01553 764864 www.kingslynncornexchange.co.uk As the festive season gets underway in earnest it may be a strange time to start planning for the new year. But in fact, now is the perfect time to plan a treat to beat the “back to ...

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Bah Humbug!

A Christmas Carol South Holland Centre, Spalding Saturday, November 29 1.30pm & 6.30pm Tickets £11/£10 Box office: 01775 764777 Bah Humbug! Scrooge is an old miser who never celebrates Christmas – or anything for that matter! But this Christmas Eve, the Spirits of Christmas Past, Present and Future transport him on a journey through time to make him see the ...

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Circus dreamers return with new show

Kinesonic South Holland Centre, Spalding Friday, November 7, 1.30pm and 7pm Tickets £7.50, £25 family ticket Box Office: 01775 764777 southhollandcentre.co.uk A few years ago, lifelong friends Alex Flanagan and Augusts Dakteris left their hometown of Spalding to pursue their dreams of joining the circus. After many years of studying and perfecting their skills they are returning with their own ...

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Help Old MacDonald find his lost animals

The People’s Theatre Company presents Old MacDonald Had A Farm King’s Lynn Corn Exchange Friday, October 31, 2.30pm Tickets £10.50, children £9.50, family (4) £36 Box office: 01553 764864   Old MacDonald had a farm E-I-E-I-O. But Old MacDonald’s animals have gone missing! Can you help a friendly scientist and his amazing time machine get them back for him? Presented ...

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Circus, comedy and music make for uplifting fairytale

Kinesonic South Holland Centre, Spalding Friday, November 7, 1.30pm and 7pm Tickets £7.50, £25 family Box office 01775 764777 www.southhollandcentre.co.uk A spectacular family friendly show by new British circus theatre company Vagabond’s Hat At the heart of every piece of music there is a machine that keeps each tune alive. If that machine stops the music is lost forever. In ...

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Devilish delights and ghostly games at club

There’s loads of spooky Halloween fun to be had during half term in Spalding. The Halloween holiday club will be held at The Umbrella, Westlode Street, for children aged from four to 11. On Wednesday, October 29, there will be a woodland swamp party, creepy crawly craft session and ghostly games. On Thursday, October 30, there will be a Monster ...

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Join Douglas on his quest for perfect hug

Hugless Douglas Saturday, November 1, 11am and 2pm South Holland Centre, Spalding Tickets £7.50/ £28 family of four Box office: 01775 764777 www.southhollandcentre.co.uk Bring your favourite teddy to hug during this warm cuddly show for children aged three to seven and their families Hugless Douglas is a huggable, lovable young brown bear who wakes up one morning in need of ...

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Bookstart Bear helps library mark 40 years

Children can share in the celebrations at Crowland library as it celebrates 40 years in its current purpose-built premises. The actual anniversary is Saturday, but the library has been holding events all week, including family history sessions. But today is the turn of Bookstart Bear, who is inviting pre-school children to join him between 2.15pm and 2.45pm. The library has ...

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Book up for school holiday activity camps in Spalding and Long Sutton

Bookings are now being taken for Leisure Connection’s children’s fun activity camps in this month’s school holiday. Sessions are being held at Spalding’s Castle Sports Complex and Long Sutton’s Peele Leisure Centre. A spokesman said: “Our much anticipated children’s activity camp is back this October and it’s now cheaper than ever! “It was our first summer this year and we’re ...

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Pumpkin Parade comes to town

Tomorrow (Friday) Spalding will be awash with orange as the annual Pumpkin Parade comes to town. This is the 14th year the celebration of local horticulture and harvest has been held and promises to be as much fun as ever. Throughout the day there will be a festival market with a mix of stalls from local charities and local producers. ...

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Sing-a-long to your Frozen favourites

Sing-a-long-a Frozen Wednesday, October 29, 11.30am and 3.30pm Key Theatre, Peterborough Box office 01733 207239 www.vivacity-peterborough.com/   Singalonga Productions are delighted to announce that Disney’s Frozen is the new Singalonga must see! All the usual suspects of lyrics on screen to sing along with together with a live host and a magic moments fun pack so that you can interact ...

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