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November 2017

  British Cycling has seen more drama in the past year than your average soap opera… SO journalist, television presenter and best-selling author Ned Boulting is back this Autumn with his acclaimed sell out ride through the world of Bikeology, featuring brand new tales from life in the cycling lane, as well as the inside scoop from his time at the 2017 Tour de France. What drives the cyclist (apart from a sturdy, well-oiled chain) to such ecstasies of endurance?…

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  Tawai is the word the nomadic hunter gatherers of Borneo use to describe their inner feeling of connection to nature. In this dreamy, philosophical and sociological look at life, explorer Bruce Parry travels the world to learn from people living lives very different to our own. From the jungles of Malaysia to the tributaries of the Amazon, TAWAI is a quest for reconnection, providing a powerful voice from the heart of the forest itself. After the film has screened,…

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January 2018

An Evening with Johnny Kingdom

24th January 2018 7:45 pm

  Johnny Kingdom is a one-off. This one-time gravedigger and wildlife enthusiast has enchanted huge audiences on the BBC and ITV with his unique approach to filming the animals and birds on Exmoor and across the wider country.‘Enchanting’, ‘He makes you feel you are there with him’, ‘He’s clearly in love with Exmoor’, are just some of the comments from the press about Johnny’s television programmes. His passion for deer, badger, fox and birdlife and his brilliance at transmitting that passion…

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February 2018

  Since 2013, Evenings with Aggers have been delighting audiences all over the country. Now, following in the footsteps of Geoffrey Boycott, Sunil Gavaskar and Graeme Swann, Aggers teams up with cricket’s number 1 maverick, national treasure, David ‘Bumble’ Lloyd. Lloyd has done everything in cricket. An all-rounder for Lancashire and England, first class umpire, coach with Lancashire and the the national team and, from 1999, Sky TV’s most charismatic and popular commentator. Bumble is a lifelong fan and ex-semi-professional…

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  Top British mountaineer, big-wall climber and winter expedition specialist, Andy has soloed the most difficult routes in the world. A leading expert on climbing gear, Andy is also an award-winning writer and film-maker with an ability to captivate any audience with his unique brand of humorous and motivational story-telling. Please note that this show is likely to contain strong language. Ticket price includes a £1 contribution to our heritage fund.

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March 2018

  Alan Gardner, (The man with the Pink hair!) presenter of Channel 4’s ‘The Autistic Gardener’ takes to the road with a brand new and enlightening show. Alan has created 40 RHS show gardens and won numerous awards at Chelsea. Come and discover how to make the most of your garden, patio or even your window box and have fun at the same time! Discover where plants come from, and where should they go? Learn to love your weeds, nurture…

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  Dr Lucy Worsley is passionate about making history engaging to the widest possible audience. Jane Austen at Home takes a new look at the author’s life. It considers what home meant to Jane, and tells the story through the rooms, spaces, possessions and places which mattered to her. Dispelling the myth of the cynical, lonely spinster Lucy instead offers us a witty and passionate woman of her time, who refused to settle for anything less than Mr Darcy. Ticket…

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September 2018

An Audience with Simon Reeve

25th September 2018 7:45 pm

  Simon Reeve’s first-ever theatre tour will feature the world-famous journalist recount tales from over 15 years of travelling to the most remote and extreme corners of the planet. From being chased by pirates, hounded by the Mafia and bombed by Columbian barons, Simon Reeve has travelled through over 120 countries and his BBC documentaries have sold to over 60 countries around the world! ‘An Audience with Simon Reeve’ is not only a fascinating and educational show, but at times…

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