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programme for Fete de la Musique 2021 complete

We are set now for Sunday 20th June with a great, varied programme of music by musicians from Saffron Walden, Cambridge, Bishop’s Stortford who are so pleased to be out there performing with each other and with an audience.
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Fete de la Musique June 20th all set to go!

We are delighted to announce we have great line-up of fabulous musicians (over 400) in 9 excellent outdoor venues, with lots of food and drink on the go. Saffron Walden will be alive with the sound of music on Sunday 20 June from 12 noon. This will be a celebration for musicians
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SWAT AGM Wednesday 10th July 2019

Saffron Walden Arts Trust will be holding its AGM on 10th  July at Fairycroft House. SWAT has had an active and varied year with 10 events focusing on wide range of arts from pottery, film, architecture to music and dance, fulfilling its mission to “promote the arts
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20th June 2019 at Fairycroft House: Jiff Godfrey: “Just a Cigar Box? I Think Not!”

Jiff Godfrey presents: “Just a cigar box? I think not!” A short talk on how a mystery exposed a passion for the crafting and music of Cigar Box Guitars and live music from ‘Moonshine Coyote’ date to be confirmed Fairycroft House     Map *Free to SWAT members *£5 for non-members
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Application for musicians deadline extended to 15th April

We now have a terrific line-up of musicians, individuals and groups amounting to over 300 and covering wide range of music – rock, pop, funk, indie, folk, jazz, classical, choral, vocal, drumming etc. There are still a few slots available so we have extended the deadline
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December 28th at Fairycroft House: Tim Atkinson talking about Lemmy followed by the documentary Movie

Special post-Christmas event at Fairycroft House on the anniversary of the death of Lemmy, founder and lead musician of Motörhead.  Tim Atkinson will give a talk “A Choirboy, a Bullet Belt and Lemmy” – the story of how his obsession led to a career in music and
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Architectural Walk and Talk with Mike Hibbs

Architectural Walk & Talk with Mike Hibbs Wednesday 6th September 7pm-9pm Walk: 7.00pm from Library, Market Square Talk: 7.45pm King’s Arms Members: free; Non-members £5   Mike Hibbs will give an informative, entertaining and personal account of buildings in Saffron
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Saffron Walden Maze Festival 2016

Both before and during the next Maze Festival (20 & 21 August) there are an amazing range of creative workshops for all skills and ages. Monday 15 August 1.30pm-4pm Maze Art Workshop for Children (ages 7-11) Small friendly class in Saffron Walden using a variety of materials
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Saffron Walden Open Studios 2014

Saffron Walden Open Studios 2014 showcased 18 artsists working in a wide range of media, including fine art, printmaking, photography, collage, textiles, furniture, sculpture, ceramics and mosaic. Now we have established this as a popular and successful event with both artists
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Saffron Walden Maze Festival

Saffron Walden Maze Festival

Saffron Walden is unique in having two historic mazes: the ancient turf labyrinth on the Common and the Victorian hedge maze in Bridge End Garden. The Maze Festival celebrates the town’s maze heritage, explores man’s fascination with mazes and offers a long weekend of fun for
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