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What’s Happening in King’s Sutton in May 2013

May 1st, 2013

The Events Diary at www.kingssutton.org provides the ultimate guide to what’s happening in and around the village, so you should never find yourself stuck for something to do. And to ensure you don’t miss out, we deliver this summary of what’s on in King’s Sutton directly to your inbox every month. We’re frequently asked to add events to the diary at the last minute, though, so be sure to bookmark this page and check it out for late news from time to time. If there’s an upcoming event in the village that’s not listed here, please let us know by clicking on “Add Your Event” at the top left of the Events Diary page. 

Thursday, May 2, 2013
07:00 - 22:00
Northamptonshire County Council Elections
Millennium Memorial Hall 
Voting for the county councillor for the Middleton Cheney Division (of which the King’s Sutton Ward forms a part). 
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Friday, May 3, 2013
12:30 - 14:15
Mobile Library
Millennium Memorial Hall, Car Park
Northamptonshire County Council’s Mobile Library, Route West 03 visits King’s Sutton on the first Friday of the month. For further information, please call 0300 126 1000. 
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19:30
Quiz Night in Aid of King’s Sutton Primary School PTFA
King’s Sutton Primary School
Quiz night to raise funds for the Parents, Teachers & Friends Association. Entry is £3.50 per person. Soft drinks and nibbles available. Glasses available for hire at 50p – bring your own alcohol! Prize raffle and half-time games. Call 07525 697549 for details. 

Sunday, May 5, 2013
10:00 - 13:00
King's Sutton Lawn Tennis Club Open Morning
King's Sutton Lawn Tennis Club, the Playing Fields 
This is a chance to brush up on your old tennis skills or see if tennis is a sport you might like to take up. We are actively looking for new members and would welcome more King’s Sutton residents of all ages and standards. Please do come along on the morning and find out what the club can offer you. Free refreshments! For more information, please contact Mary Awre on 01295 788226. 
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11:15 - 12:15
Oxford Coffee Concert: Ruth Rogers (Violin) and Martin Rogers (Piano)
Holywell Music Room, Holywell Street, Oxford OX1 3BN 
Mozart Violin Sonata, Strauss Violin Sonata. Tickets: £11.00 (adults) and £10.00 (full-time students, senior citizens and children 11-16). Free admission to children 5-10. Ticket price includes a cup of coffee at the Vaults and Garden Café, University Church, High Street, Oxford OX1 4AH (from 09:00), or the Turf Tavern, 4-5 Holywell Street Oxford OX1 3SU or the Kings Arms, 40 Holywell Street, Oxford OX1 3SP (both from 10:30). 
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Wednesday, May 8, 2013
19:30
Film Society: Woman in Black
Millennium Memorial Hall 
Based on the best-selling gothic novel by Susan Hill, this 2012 chiller tells the tale of a menacing spectre that haunts a small English town, foreshadowing the death of children. The film stars Daniel Radcliffe. The show starts at 20:00 with tea, coffee and drinks available from 19:30. Tickets are available on the door at just £6.00 each, including refreshments.

Friday, May 10, 2013
15:00 - 18:00
Andrea Leadsom, MP – Surgery
Town Hall, Brackley NN13 7AB 
By appointment only. Please contact Ms Leadsom’s constituency office on 01604 859721 to make an appointment or for more information.

Saturday, May 11, 2013
12:00 - 14:30
Spring Fete & Fun Day in Aid of King’s Sutton Pre-School Playgroup
Baptist Church Hall & Field
Barbecue, raffle, local craft stalls, cream teas and home made cakes, with face painting, a bouncy castle and a giant slide for the children. All welcome.
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18:00 - 20:00
Quiz Night to Raise Funds for LARK
Baptist Church Hall 
Quiz in aid of Linking Arms with Rescued Kids (LARK). £5.00 per person, to include a ploughman’s supper. Call 01295 811275 to reserve your place and supper. The LARK AGM takes place immediately afterwards (at 19:45). All are welcome to stay.

Sunday, May 12, 2013
11:15 - 12:15
Oxford Coffee Concert: Angell Piano Trio
Holywell Music Room, Holywell Street, Oxford OX1 3BN 
Programme to include Schubert Piano Trio in E Flat. Tickets: £11.00 (adults) and £10.00 (full-time students, senior citizens and children 11-16). Free admission to children 5-10. Ticket price includes a cup of coffee at the Vaults and Garden Café, University Church, High Street, Oxford OX1 4AH (from 09:00), or the Turf Tavern, 4-5 Holywell Street Oxford OX1 3SU or the Kings Arms, 40 Holywell Street, Oxford OX1 3SP (both from 10:30). 
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19:45 - 21:30
Music in Adderbury: Adderbuiry Ensemble with Fiona Cross (Clarinet)
St Mary’s Church, Adderbury
Programme to include Haydn String Quartet No 5, Op 76 (Fifths). Tickets for chamber concerts cost £15.00 (adults) and £13.00 (full-time students, senior citizens and children 11-16). Free admission to children 5-10. (No admission for children under the age of 5.) Tickets for orchestral concerts cost £18.00 (adults) and £15.00 (concessions). 
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Wednesday, May 15, 2013
19:30
King's Sutton Women's Institute: Stemming the Decline of Local High Streets
Millennium Memorial Hall
The WI will discuss the resolution to its AGM later in May, which is about stemming the decline of local High Streets. Visitors are most welcome. Contact numbers: 01295 816562 and 01295 812815. 

19:30
Talk by Street Pastor Volunteer
Baptist Church Hall
Come and hear a Street Pastor volunteer talking about their experiences and how they make Banbury friendlier while most of us are safely tucked up in our beds. Phone Wendy on 01295 369367 for further details. (This is open to everyone whether they attend King’s Sutton Baptist Church or not. It is not a Ladies’ Night as advertised in the LINK.) 

Sunday, May 19, 2013
11:15 - 12:15
Oxford Coffee Concert: Fournier Piano Trio
Holywell Music Room, Holywell Street, Oxford OX1 3BN 
Fauré Piano Trio, Fauré Piano Quartet. Tickets: £11.00 (adults) and £10.00 (full-time students, senior citizens and children 11-16). Free admission to children 5-10. Ticket price includes a cup of coffee at the Vaults and Garden Café, University Church, High Street, Oxford OX1 4AH (from 09:00), or the Turf Tavern, 4-5 Holywell Street Oxford OX1 3SU or the Kings Arms, 40 Holywell Street, Oxford OX1 3SP (both from 10:30). 
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Tuesday, May 21, 2013
19:30 - 21:30
Cards & Craft Club
Butchers Arms Public House
This month’s theme is flowers cards, fabric corsages and gifts. Places cost £7.50 per person (to include all materials and refreshments), To book your place, call Lisa Barton on 07803 883893. (You can get Lisa’s email address from her website by using the “more info” link below.) 
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Friday, May 24, 2013
15:30 - 16:30
Andrea Leadsom, MP – “Drop In” Surgery
Towcester Post Office: 90 Watling Street, Towcester NN12 6BT
“Drop In” surgery – No appointment needed.

Sunday, May 26, 2013
11:15 - 12:15
Oxford Coffee Concert: Heath String Quartet
Holywell Music Room, Holywell Street, Oxford OX1 3BN
Berg String Quartet Op 3; Beethoven String Quartet No 3, Op 59. Tickets: £11.00 (adults) and £10.00 (full-time students, senior citizens and children 11-16). Free admission to children 5-10. Ticket price includes a cup of coffee at the Vaults and Garden Café, University Church, High Street, Oxford OX1 4AH (from 09:00), or the Turf Tavern, 4-5 Holywell Street Oxford OX1 3SU or the Kings Arms, 40 Holywell Street, Oxford OX1 3SP (both from 10:30). 
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15:00
Alissa Firsova Plays Beethoven, Brahms and Rachmaninov
SS Peter and Paul Church
A welcome return to King’s Sutton for the outstanding young pianist, Alissa Firsova. Alissa has been coming to play for us since she was a teenager and has grown to become one of the finest pianists of her generation – a “rising young star” said the Oxford Times. On this occasion she will perform the Beethoven Piano Sonata Op 111, Brahms’s Klavierstücke Op 118 and the Rachmaninov Preludes. Tickets (at the door): £8.00, concessions £5.00. 
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19:45 - 21:30
Music in Adderbury: Heath String Quartet
St Mary’s Church, Adderbury 
Bach Prelude in B Minor BWV869; Haydn String Quartet No 1, Op 77; Berg String Quartet No 3, Op 59. Tickets for chamber concerts cost £15.00 (adults) and £13.00 (full-time students, senior citizens and children 11-16). Free admission to children 5-10. (No admission for children under the age of 5.) Tickets for orchestral concerts cost £18.00 (adults) and £15.00 (concessions). 
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Monday, May 27, 2013 
20:00 - 07:00 
Parish Church Floodlighting 
SS Peter and Paul Church
The Parish Church will be floodlit from dusk till dawn. Sponsored by Anne Burrell in memory of her late mother Betty Reid. 

Wednesday, May 29, 2013
19:30
Horticultural Society: Clematis, Mike Brown
Millennium Memorial Hall
Visitors are welcome at the society’s meetings for a charge of £1.50. Every effort is made to adhere to the published programme but changes at short notice cannot be ruled out. Please check the website Events Diary or the notice boards at the Millennium Memorial Hall and Post Office. Contact Carol on 01295 811271 for further details. 
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