Weekend events for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, May 12, 13 and 14 near Saffron Walden, Cambridge and Dunmow

PUBLISHED: 19:39 10 May 2017 | UPDATED: 15:04 15 May 2017

Joanna Eden and the Chris Ingham Quartet present Dudley Moore's Jazz at Fairycroft House, Saffron Walden

Joanna Eden and the Chris Ingham Quartet present Dudley Moore's Jazz at Fairycroft House, Saffron Walden

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Here are our top tips for this weekend’s outings: Hear the rarely played but ingenious jazz of Dudley Moore at Fairycroft House in Saffron Walden, see steam engines in Newport, or catch Peter Pan in Saffron Walden Town Hall.

The Fantastic Mr Fox is at the Arts Theatre in Cambridge The Fantastic Mr Fox is at the Arts Theatre in Cambridge

Friday, May 12

Saffron Walden Town Hall: Hyperfusion present Peter Pan 7.30pm. Tickets £12/£10 from Saffron Walden Tourist Information in the Market Square 01799 524002 or www.hyperfusion.co.uk. Profits go to Great Ormond Street Hospital.

Joan and Pauline Collins in The Time of Their Lives Joan and Pauline Collins in The Time of Their Lives

Cambridge Arts Theatre: Fantastic Mr Fox 7pm. Tickets 01223 503333 or cambridgeartstheatre.com.

Corpus Playroom, St Edward’s Passage, Cambridge: (student theatre) Cambridge University Musical Theatre Society present Love Story, 7pm. Tickets £8/£6 from 01223 300085 or adctheatre.com

Granta Chorale Granta Chorale

Corpus Playroom, St Edward’s Passage, Cambridge: (student theatre) Why is John Lennon Wearing a Skirt? 9.30pm. Tickets £8/£6 from 01223 300085 or adctheatre.com

ADC Theatre, Cambridge: (student theatre) Mojo 7.45pm. Tickets £12/£9 from 01223 300085 or adctheatre.com

Braintree Museum: Exhibition, Following a Thread, East Anglian stitch textiles 10am-4pm. Adults £4, concessions £3, children £2.

Braintree Museum: Quiz Night 7.30pm-9.30pm. £5 bring own refreshments. Booking essential 01376 328868.

Saffron Saffron Walden Museum: Exhibition, 300 Years of Fashion Accessories. 10am-5pm. Free with admission, adult £2.50, concessions, £1.50, under 18s, free.

Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge: Exhibition Madonnas and Miracles, 10am-5pm free. As is entry to the museum.

Saffron Screen: Free Fire (15) 8pm. Tickets, saffronscreen.com.

The Junction, Cambridge: The Fiver (music) Hollowstar, Searching Grey, The Extons, Meet Me at Dawn and The Underground Odyssey. Doors 6.45pm, £6 from 01223 511511 junction.co.uk

The Junction, Cambridge: Tony Law (comedy) 8pm. £15.50/£13.50 12+ 01223 511511 junction.co.uk

Fry Art Gallery, Saffron Walden: Two exhibitions, George Chapman 1908-1993 from Bardfield to the Rhondda and Exploring Inspirational Places for Great Bardfield and North West Essex Artists. 2.15pm-5pm. Free

Haverhill Arts Centre: The Time of Their Lives (12A) 7.30pm. Tickets £6.50/£5.50 from 01440 714140 or www.haverhillartscentre.co.uk

Bridge End Garden, Saffron Walden: Saffron Walden Photography Club’s outdoor photography evening. 7pm. 01799 528598 or www.saffronwaldenncc.co.uk

Saturday, May 13

Fairycroft House, Saffron Walden: Joanna Eden and the Chris Ingham Trio play the music of Dudley Moore 8pm. 8pm. Tickets, £12.50 from Saffron Walden Tourist Information in the Market Square, 01799 524002 or www.joannaeden.net/tickets. Fairycroft Arts and Media Centre, 37 Audley Road, Saffron Walden, CB11 3HD.

Saffron Walden Town Hall: Hyperfusion present Peter Pan 2.30pm and 7.30pm. Tickets £12/£10 from Saffron Walden Tourist Information in the Market Square 01799 524002 or www.hyperfusion.co.uk. Profits go to Great Ormond Street Hospital.

Cambridge Arts Theatre: Fantastic Mr Fox 2pm and 7pm. Tickets 01223 503333 or cambridgeartstheatre.com

Corpus Playroom, St Edward’s Passage Cambridge: (student theatre) Cambridge University Musical Theatre Society present Love Story, 7pm. Tickets £8/£6 from 01223 300085 or adctheatre.com

Corpus Playroom, St Edward’s Passage, Cambridge: (student theatre) Why is John Lennon Wearing a Skirt? 9.30pm. Tickets £8/£6 from 01223 300085 or adctheatre.com

ADC Theatre, Cambridge: (student theatre) Mojo 7.45pm. 7.45pm. Tickets £12/£9 from 01223 300085 or adctheatre.com

Cambridge Corn Exchange: Cambridge Corn Exchange: Stewart Lee 8pm. Tickets £25.75 from 01223 357851 or tickets@cambridgelivetrust.co.uk or www.cornex.co.uk

Cambridge Guildhall: (Market Square) Judy’s Affordable Vintage Fair, vintage and handmade products £2, under 12s free.

Rhodes Theatre, Bishop’s Stortford: The Adele Songbook with Katie Markham, 8pm. Tickets, £21 from 01279 710200 or rhodesbishopsstortford.org.uk

Saffron Walden Town Hall: Hyperfusion present Peter Pan 2.30pm and 7.30pm. Tickets £12/£10 from Saffron Walden Tourist Information in the Market Square 01799 524002 or www.hyperfusion.co.uk. Profits go to Great Ormond Street Hospital.

Saffron Walden Museum: Exhibition, 300 Years of Fashion Accessories. 10am-5pm. Free with admission, adult £2.50, concessions, £1.50, under 18s, free.

Braintree Museum: Following a Thread East Anglian stitch textiles 10am-4pm. Free with entry adults £4, concessions £3, children £2.

Saffron Screen: Smurfs the Lost Village (U) 3pm, Mad to be Normal (15) 8pm. Tickets, saffronscreen.com

Haverhill Arts Centre: Blues Brothers tribute 8pm. Tickets £12.50 from 01440 714140 or www.haverhillartscentre.co.uk

Barnston, Great Garnett’s Farm: Farmer’s Market 9.30am-12.30am 01245 231331 or www.greatgarnetts.co.uk

Sparrows End Hill, Newport: Crank Up Steam Gala 10am-5pm, £5, accompanied children 16 and under free. Free parking. 07882 175 438 or www.swcrankup.co.uk

Audley End Miniature Railway, Saffron Walden: Ben and Holly visit the railway. 01799 542134 or www.audley-end-railway.co.uk

Walden School, Saffron Walden: May Fair story tellling, welly wanging, games, stalls miniature train. 1pm-4pm. £2 entry, under 16s free,

Sunday, May 14

Saffron Walden Town Hall: Hyperfusion present Peter Pan 2.30pm. Tickets £12/£10 from Saffron Walden Tourist Information in the Market Square 01799 524002 or www.hyperfusion.co.uk. Profits go to Great Ormond Street Hospital.

Saffron Walden Museum: Exhibition, 300 Years of Fashion Accessories. 2pm-5pm. Free with admission, adult £2.50, concessions, £1.50, under 18s, free.

Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge: Exhibition Madonnas and Miracles, noon-5pm free. As is entry to the museum.

Fry Art Gallery, Saffron Walden: Two exhibitions, George Chapman 1908-1993 from Bardfield to the Rhondda and Exploring, Inspirational Places for Great Bardfield and North West Essex Artists. 2.15pm-5pm. Free

Saffron Screen: Smurfs The Lost Village (U) 2pm, Another Mother’s Son (12A) 5pm, Mad to be Normal (15) 8pm. Tickets, saffronscreen.com

Junction, Cambridge: The Elves and the Shoemaker 11.30am and 2.30pm. Tickets £10 adult, £6 child, from 01223 511511 or junction.co.uk

Haverhill Arts Centre: Musicians Sally Barker and Brookes Williams 7.30pm. Tickets £12.50 from 01440 714140 or www.haverhillartscentre.co.uk

Cambridge Corn Exchange: Steve Hackett (music) 7.30pm. Tickets £32.25 or £30.25 from 01223 357851 or tickets@cambridgelivetrust.co.uk or www.cornex.co.uk.

Saffron Hall: Granta Chorale sing sacred music 3pm. Tickets £14 or £5 for under 14s from 0845 548 7650 or www.saffronhall.com or tourist information in the Market Square, 01799 524002.

Sparrows End Hill, Newport: Crank Up Steam Gala 10am-5pm, £5, accompanied children 16 and under free. Free parking. 07882 175 438 or www.swcrankup.co.uk

Audley End Miniature Railway, Saffron Walden: Ben and Holly visit the railway. 01799 542134 or www.audley-end-railway.co.uk

Ashdon: The village has open gardens, art and craft exhibitors in All Saints Church Rooms and the village hall, coffees and teas. 11am-5pm. £5 adult, children free. 01799 584945.

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