It was 410 years ago when a plot was hatched to kill King James I. Four centuries later we still celebrate the foiling of the gunpowder plot with fireworks and bonfires. Here is a round-up of this year’s events.
There will be an Apple Festival at Audley End this weekend, September 26 and 27. The fruit-themed activities include games, falconry, music, gardening tips, demonstrations, country crafts, stalls and refreshments and seasonal cookery.
The Kast off Kinks, former members of the band, a play about Sherlock Holmes, another based on The Frances Hodgson Burnett’s children’s novel The Secret Garden, English National Opera performing Bizet’s opera Carmen and comedy on its way to the Edinburgh Festival. These are some of the highlights of this year’s Haverhill Festival between June 12 and July 5.