Whats On

Jan 24 @ 7:45 pm – 8:45 pm St Peter's Church
Sophie Hannah is an internationally bestselling crime fiction writer, translated into 49 languages and published in 51 countries. Her gripping new thriller, Haven’t They Grown, will be published on the...
Feb 5 @ 7:45 pm Methodist Hall
An Oundle Horticultural Society illustrated talk by David Bond, free light refreshments, all welcome. This talk will be preceded by a short AGM
Feb 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Queen Victoria Hall
Net-zero carbon by 2050? Energy initiatives to keep UK on target. The UK government has committed to achieving net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 – it was the first major economy...
Feb 10 @ 2:00 pm Queen Victoria Hall
Victorian Gothic Tales. We welcome Steve Dimmer back, this time to tell us about the Classic Horror Stories written at the end of the 19th Century, which still have a...
Feb 21 @ 7:45 pm – 8:45 pm St Peter's Church
Simon Brett has published over a hundred books, many of them crime novels, including the Charles Paris, Mrs Pargeter, Fethering and Blotto & Twinks series. Two new Fethering novels have...
Feb 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm The Great Hall
Join us for an intriguing and entertaining talk with David Starkey a brilliant, engaging, and often controversial speaker and arguably one of the country’s most respected and colourful historians. Who...
Mar 5 @ 7:30 pm Queen Victoria Hall
Do have too much stuff in your life? Do you hang onto items for those ‘just in case’ situations? Clutter is a modern ‘illness’ which cannot be cured until we...
Mar 9 @ 2:00 pm Queen Victoria Hall
The most amazing and unusual Presentation you are likely to see! Discover the world of Graham Short, who has carved the Lord’s Prayer on a pinhead and whose clients include...
Mar 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm St Peter's Church
Written off as a rake and reviled as a rogue, join George Wickham on the eve of his sixtieth birthday to discover his version of some very famous literary events....
Mar 25 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm The Oundle Suite
In a fascinating new book, Helen Taylor, teacher, scholar of women’s writing, and literary festival director, examines just how precious fiction is to contemporary British women readers and offers candid...
Mar 25 @ 7:30 pm Oundle School Great Hall
Guardian journalist & BBC presenter Lucy Siegle has constantly pushed for a green, clean fashion culture. Following on from her book To Die For: is fashion wearing out the world?,...
Apr 2 @ 7:30 pm Queen Victoria Hall
‘Unless we go to circular, it’s game over for the planet; it’s game over for Society’ – the opening words of this fascinating documentary. We must change from the business...
Apr 24 @ 7:45 pm – 8:45 pm St Peter's Church
Francis Pryor has lived in, excavated, farmed, walked – and loved – the Fen Country for more than forty years: its levels and drains, its soaring churches, its magnificent medieval...