Every Fri: Corinium Ales microbrewery, Cirencester, Gloucestershire. We offer you locally brewed award winning real ales in a bottle, flagon, barrel or cask. Open every Friday 15.00 to 18.00. Unit 1a, The Old Kennels (aka "the doghouse"), Cirencester Park, GL7 1UR. Call Lucy on 07716 826467. hello@coriniumales.co.uk. coriniumales.co.uk

Every Fri and Mon: Charter Market – from 9am to 3pm. Next to the church in the Market Place. Suzie Lew, Cirencester Market and Events Officer 01285 655646 / 07460 441227 suzie@cirencester.gov.uk www.cirencester.gov.uk

Every 2nd and 4th Sat: Farmers’ Market – from 9am to 3pm. Next to the church in the Market. Suzie Lew, Cirencester Market and Events Officer 01285 655646 / 07460 441227 suzie@cirencester.gov.uk www.cirencester.gov.uk
Ongoing till 24 Nov: The Hound of the Baskervilles at the Barn Theatre, Beeches Road, Cirencester. A new rip-roaring laugh-a-minute comedy. Tickets from £15 from barntheatre.org.uk/hound or call 01285 648255

Thurs 1st Nov: Talk On Gloucestershire’s Conscientious Objection During WW1. 7.30pm, Kemble Village Hall, GL7 6AF. Drawing on local and national archive material, Jane Mace (Gloucestershire Quakers) will offer an introduction to the context of conscription in World War 1 and the realities of claiming exemption from military service. Free to attend and open to all. Refreshments will be provided, with proceeds to be split between Cotswold Green Party and the Peace Pledge Union (https://ppu.org.uk/about-us). For more info contact info@cotswold.greenparty.org.uk.

Fri 2 Nov: We Remember 1918 programme of events starts with a concert entitled “The Eleventh Hour” by Coln Choir 7.30 pm in the Parish Church - music and readings with a focus on stories of local people. ***We will be joined by Downton Abbey star Douglas Reith (Lord Merton) *** Tickets £25 and £15 through colnchoir.weebly.com or at Coln Stores, Coln St Aldwyn. Proceeds to Cobalt and the Royal British Legion.

Sat 3 Nov: The Salvation Army, 10 Thomas Street, Cirencester, GL7 2AX presents Walk Through the Bible New Testament Live Event - a fun and memorable way to explore, learn and retell the storyline of the New Testament of the Bible. 9.30am-4pm. Cost £14 per person, please bring a packed lunch, drinks will be provided. To book contact Michala Lancefield on 0778 9911664 or michala.m.lancefield@salvationarmy.org.uk or register on line at www.bible.org.uk

Sat 3 Nov: Autumn Table-Top Sale. Cricklade Band fundraiser at Cricklade Town Hall, 11am to 1pm. A really friendly event with stalls, tea, coffee, cake and bacon or grilled halloumi rolls too! And games of chance and a raffle. Table-Top sellers call Val 01793 750516 to book £6. Setting up 10am.

Sun 4 Nov: CIRENCESTER RAMBLERS. Beverstone and Chavenage - Pretty villages with a castle and a fine country manor house. 5.5 miles. Travel £3. Andrew Cole 01285 656974 / OTD 07967 151029. Meet Waterloo Car Park 9.15am for 9.30am start. R A Dogs Only. Visitors welcome. Details cirencesterramblers.org.uk.

Sun 4 Nov: The Winstone Talk 2018, Roy Strong, The Story of Britain 2.30-3.30pm at Cirencester Parish Church £7.50 (booking ref A1). Book at gloucesterhistoryfestival.co.uk or Cirencester Visitor Information Centre at the Corinium Museum. Tel: 01285 654180. The Winstone Charitable Trust is pleased to support this event with Roy Strong which is taking place in the Old Roman Cities of Corinium and Glevum. www.coriniummuseum.org

Sun 4 Nov: Comedy. Rory Bremner and Jan Raven at the Barn Theatre, Beeches Road, Ciren at 5pm. (7pmshow sold out). Tickets £15 + booking fee from Tickets from barntheatretickets.org.uk or call 01285 648255 or boxoffice@barntheatre.org.uk

Mon 5 Nov: (and 3 Dec) Drop in at New Brewery Arts Cafe. Are you a disabled person or a family with a disabled child? Do you want to be a personal assistant? Meet Stephanie from Glos Assistants between 9.30-11.30am for a coffee and chat about their new website and how it can help you. www.glosassistants.org.uk and Facebook.

Wed 7 Nov: Behind the Scenes: Ruins of Corinium, 11-12pm. Talk with Heather Dawson at the Museum Resource Centre, Northleach. £7 pa, £6 members. Max 10 people. More details & to book, please contact www.coriniummuseum.org

Wed 7 Nov: Ashton Keynes Rural Cinema. Film show 1st Wed of month. Tickets £4.00, on door or in advance from AK village shop or White Hart pub. 7pm for 7.30 start. Large screen and bar. Info and film details Daphne 01285 861541.

Thur 8 Nov: Stratton Probus Club. New members are welcome to join us for coffee at 9.45am followed by a talk entitled ”Isandlwana and Rorke’s Drift”. We meet at the Cirencester Golf Club (Cheltenham Road, GL7 7BH). For further information please contact Paul Collins on 01285 653293.

Thur 8 Nov: Isle of Dogs, Corinium Cinema, 7pm. When all the canine pets of Megasaki City are exiled to a vast Trash Island, 12-year-old Atari Kobayashi embarks on an epic journey in search of his bodyguard-dog, Spots. Cert: PG. Run time: 1 hr. 39 min. £6.50 pa, £5.50 conc. Booking recommended. www.coriniummuseum.org

Thur 8 Nov: Glovebox Live & The Underground Music Club Presents William The Conqueror at Kings Head Hotel, Cirencester (doors 7.30pm). Tickets £10 adv / £12 on door. There is no support act and the evening will be in 2 parts…this is a standing gig. Tickets KH 01285 700900 or online www.wegottickets.com/gloveboxlive

Fri 9 Nov: We Remember 1918.Concert with Pam Ayres and Guest Entertainers. Commemoration of World War 1, 6.30pm for 7pm in the Parish Church, the Royal British Legion will produce an ‘Albert Hall’ style remembrance concert. Comperes Rob Grace and Mark Harris. £10 in advance, from Parish Church Shop or £12 on door.

Fri 9 Nov: We Remember 1918. 7.30pm the CDC will host a Community Awards Event at the RAU to celebrate the work of volunteers throughout the District.

Fri 9 Nov: “A Lane in Eastern Europe”, an illustrated talk by Mike Lane for the Gloucestershire Naturalists’ Society, 7.30, Watermoor Church Hall, Cirencester (see glosnats.org/diary for directions). Members free, Visitors £1. Refreshments. Contact Ken Cservenka on 01285 656480.

Sat 10 Nov: We Remember 1918. A WW1 themed market in the market place with entertainment and other activities

Sat 10 Nov: Make a Christmas Candle Holder. Make your very own candle and tealight holders using different techniques to create a beautiful light. Coloured slips will be available if you would like to add a little colour to your designs too. newbreweryarts.org.uk/christmas-candle-holder

Sat 10 Nov: The Bangers & Mash Quiz is at the Bingham Hall raising funds for
We Are Macmillan. Cancer Support Cirencester. Contact Jenny Jarvis jenny@alexcars.co.uk

Sun 11 Nov: CIRENCESTER RAMBLERS. Minchinhampton through Box, skirting Pinfarthings and Amberly to reach Rodborough Common. Going past the ice cream shop to visit Bownham and Besbury Commons. 8 miles. Travel £2. Sylvia Hemmings 01285 655637/ OTD 07487 677444. Meet Waterloo Car Park 9.15am for 9.30am start. R A Dogs Only. Visitors welcome. Details cirencesterramblers.org.uk.

Sun 11 Nov: We Remember 1918. Normal services and refreshment in the church and the traditional Remembrance Sunday Service at 10.00am, wreath placing at the War memorial and march past.

Sun 11 Nov: We Remember 1918. Creation of the Human Poppy in the market place 2- 5pm. Men and women will represent the fallen, each issued with red, black or green ponchos and will converge on the market place to create the UK’s biggest human poppy.

Sun 11 Nov: We Remember 1918. Community service in the Parish Church, 5.30pm. Then a peal of bells 7.05pm to mark the time of the Armistice signing and a

Sun 11 Nov: Show. We Remember 1918 The Concert; presented by Barn Theatre at the Corn Hall, marks the end of the Great War. 16 million people died. Join us to show our gratitude for their sacrifice. “A Cotswold War” by the Barn Theatre 7.30pm. All welcome. Tickets from barntheatretickets.org.uk or 01285 648255 or boxoffice@barntheatre.org.uk

Mon 12 Nov: Combined charities Christmas Fayre, Cirencester Corn Hall 9,30am until 4.00pm. 20+ local and national charities selling cards,toys, books and Christmas gifts. Tea, coffee and cakes =on sale. Free entry. Organised by Cirencester Hospital League of Friends. Info Sheila Rees 01285 655942.

Tues 13 Nov: Acrylics Landscapes by Stuart Roper at The Pavilion, Burford Road, Lechlade. 1-3pm. Visitors £4. Refreshments. Brian Britton 01367 252540, b.britton89@btinternet.com. Check website for any last minute changes. www.lechladeartsociety.co.uk

Sun 13 Nov: Tea-time Concert with the Bristol Ensemble in Christ Church, New Market Road, Nailsworth, GL7 0DQ on at 3pm. Tickets £10 on door. Albinoni Oboe Concerto No.2 in D minor, Op.9, Telemann Don Quixote Suite, Bach Concerto for Oboe and Violin BVW 1060. Details at www.bristolensemble.com

Tues 13 Nov: The Abbey900 Legacy Group Public Consultation Meeting to give residents an update on the plans to allocate the funds raised during the Abbey900 anniversary year. 6.30pm in the Community Hub, top floor of Bingham House. Enqs: Mary Cobbett, Vice Chair, Abbey900 Legacy Advisory Team, 07584 241597.

Wed 14 Nov: Roman Capitals, Calligraphy Workshop with Adele Dark, 10-1pm. Adele will share the form and design of Roman Capital letters used in calligraphy. adeledark.squarespace.com. £25 pa or £22 members. Booking essential. www.coriniummuseum.org

Wed 14 Nov: Cirencester Chamber of Commerce Networking Meeting 6-8pm at Ingleside House, 5 Beeches Road, GL7 1BN. Please bring business cards and a guest! Visitors welcome. First two visits free. Register at cirencesterchamber.org.uk. Membership from £50 per annum. Enqs Claire Wardell Secretary info@cirencesterchamber.org.uk / 07896 297738.

Wed 14 Nov: RSC Live Troilus & Cressida, Corinium Cinema, 7pm. Join us for an RSC Live screening of Troilus & Cressida at the Corinium Cinema. “Lechery, lechery, still wars and lechery: nothing else holds fashion”. Cost: £17 pa or £15 members. Booking recommended. www.coriniummuseum.org

Thur 15 Nov: The Landscape of English Music, Afternoon Talk with Tim Porter, 2-4pm. As we remember the 1918 Armistice, this is a pictorial journey through the lives of local composers who bore witness to those troubling events. Elgar, Holst, Gurney, Vaughn Williams, Howells and Hubert Parry. £7 pa or £6 members. Booking recommended. www.coriniummuseum.org

Thurs 15 Nov: CIRENCESTER RAMBLERS. From Sherston out to Lord’s Wood and Ladyswood 4 miles. Travel £3. Mike & Rosemary Bailey 01666 577755/ OTD 07870 976315. Meet at Travel Lodge, Cirencester 9.15am for 9.30am start. R A Dogs Only. Visitors welcome. Details cirencesterramblers.org.uk.

Thur 15 Nov: Learning to Crochet. Siddington with Preston WI. The ladies that can crochet will be showing the ladies that can’t. We hope to have a good laugh trying. This is also our AGM. Visitors and guests welcome. Raffle plus tea and biscuits. Meet Elizabeth Way Community Room, Siddington 7.30pm. Contact Ann 01285 641469 for more info.

Thur 15 Nov: Ciren Belles. Open to all women in Ciren. Meet 3rd Thurs of month upstairs at Somewhere Else, 7.30 for 8pm. Further info Rev Katie Richardson (revkatie@cirenparish.co.uk) or Vikki O’Keeffe (vikki.okeeffee@gmail.com) or call 01285 659317.

Sat 17 Nov: Paint a Winter Mountain Landscape. Learn how to paint a Winter Mountain landscape in a day through a series of demonstrations and one to one tuition, showing you a variety of techniques for applying paint, including different ways to use a palette knife. newbreweryarts.org.uk/paint-a-winter-mountain-landscape

Sat 17 Nov: Upper Thames & Ridgeway National Trust Association Talk “Music Making in the Renaissance”. The Speaker is Malcolm Pearce. The talk will be held at the Baptist Church, Chesterton Lane, Ciren, GL7 1YE, 2:30pm. £3 members, £4 visitors. Tea/Coffee and Biscuits served. Followed by our AGM. Details: jandbozzy@gmail.com 01793 762696

Sat 17 Nov: ‘IN TUNE WITH HEAVEN’ at Cirencester Parish Church, 7.30pm. Highly acclaimed Cotswold chamber choir Cantores presents a varied programme of sacred music accompanied by organist Neil Fortin. Works by Guerrero, Weelkes, Rheinberger, Randall Thompson, Herbert Sumsion, Benjamin Britten & Paul Mealor. Further details and tickets £15 via www.cantores.net, Andrew on 07800 737078 and on door. Concs available.

Sat 17 Nov: Concert in All Hallows Church, South Cerney to commemorate ending of WW1 and to celebrate 100 years of the RAF. In aid of Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal. Featuring Ladies Choir Splash of Red from Fairford and Swindon Male Voice Choir. Starts 7.30pm. Tickets £10. Under 16s free, from South Cerney PO, Alan Fisher 01285 860434, Peter Jay 01285 860641 and Roger Edgar 01285 861922.

Sun 18 Nov: CIRENCESTER RAMBLERS. Ampney Crucis through Ampney St Peter. Returning through Driffield and Harnhill for our AGM. 5 miles. Travel £2. Phil Gearing 01285 851855/ OTD07593 522772. Meet Waterloo Car Park 9.15am for 9.30am start. R A Dogs Only. Visitors welcome. Details cirencesterramblers.org.uk.

Sun 18 Nov: La Bayadère Royal Opera House LIVE Ballet, Corinium Cinema 2pm. Marius Petipa’s fantasy, set in legendary India, tells the tale of a temple dancer and the prince who loves her but marries another. £17 pp, £15 members. Booking recommended. www.coriniummuseum.org

Sun 18 Nov: Tea-time Concert with Principals of the Bristol Ensemble. Christ Church, Newmarket Road, Nailsworth GL6 0DQ at 3:00 pm. Tickets £10 on door. Vivaldi: Bassoon Concerto in E minor RV 484; Flute Concerto ‘Il Gardellino’, RV 428 and Violin Concerto In A Minor RV 356. Isabella Leonarda: Sonata For 2 Violins Op. 16 No. 1. Details at www.bristolensemble.com

Mon 19 Nov: " Votes for women-Cirencester's campaign" 7.30pm at The Salvation Army Hall, Thomas Street, Cirencester, GL7 2AX. An illustrated talk by Sue Jones for the Civic Society. Visitors welcome £3.00pp. Details at www.ccsoc.org.uk

Tues 20 Nov: 'Is Fracking Coming?' FREE Film entitled' Power Trip: Fracking in the UK' with short introductory talk and discussion afterwards, to take place at The Royal Agricultural University, Parkinson Lecture Theatre. 7pm for 7.30 start. Refreshments available. Free parking. All welcome.

Wed 21 Nov: An Introduction to Roman Art and Architecture. Afternoon Talk with Dr Valija Evalds, 2-3.30pm. The first of a series of 3 talks exploring Roman Art. £7pp, £6 members. Booking recommended. www.coriniummuseum.org

Wed 21 Nov: Magic and Sparkle, a floral demonstration by Elizabeth Gordon and daughter Emily Broomhead. Hosted by North Wiltshire Villages Flower Club at the Sundial Theatre, Cirencester, GL7 1XA. Tickets £10, £12 non-members. From Gill Davie 01666 824813. Stalls, raffle, light refreshments and a bar will accompany the evening.

Thur 22 Nov: Stratton Probus Club. New members are welcome to join us for coffee at 9.45am followed by a talk entitled “A Life Sentence – over 30 years in the Prison Service”. We meet at the Cirencester Golf Club (Cheltenham Road, GL7 7BH). For further information please contact Paul Collins on 01285 653293. “

Thur 22 Nov: AQIVA (Friends of Amphitheatre, Querns Woods & Four Acre Field) Meeting (Committee meet 4th Thursday each month) 7pm, at Chesterton Primary School. If interested, contact Alison, aqivasec@gmail.com 01285 651765.

Thur 23 Nov: Cirencester Chamber of Commerce Breakfast Meeting 7.15 till 9am at The King’s Head Hotel, Market Place, Cirencester, GL7 1NW. Places are limited so booking essential. www.cirencesterchamber.org.uk. Chamber membership starts from £40 pa. Queries to Claire Wardell Secretary info@cirencesterchamber.org.uk or call 07896 297738.

Thur 22, Fri 23, Sat 24 Nov: Vintage Ceramics and Collectables Sale at the White Hart pub, High Road, Ashton Keynes, SN6 6NX. Thu3-10pm, Fri 9-12pm, Sat 9-12pm Clearance day. A private collection with affordable nostalgic treasures, for homes and gifts. All proceeds to Motor Neurone Disease Association. Enjoy a drink and meal in the pub after!

Sat 24 Nov: Preloved Baby & Children’s items Sale 10-12noon, Chesterton Primary School. In aid of Relay for Life Cirencester. Grab some Xmas bargains for your little ones. A huge variety of toys, clothes and equipment. Entrance 50p. Tables are £10 and £15. To book contact Sandra Walker 07539 412968 / sandra.walker79@outlook.com All proceeds to Cancer Research.

Sat 24 Nov: Somerford Keynes Christmas Fair at SK Village Hall, GL7 6DS 10am – 1pm. Local crafts, preserves, mosaics, studio ceramics, cards, raffle, art works, jewellery plus many more seasonal gifts on sale. Refreshments of coffee & mince pies. Proceeds to Somerford Keynes Church. Free Entry. Info: Lynda 01285 861872

Sat 24 & Sun 25 Nov: Rural Cinema, 2.15pm. The Corinium Museum takes part in the Rural Cinema Scheme. Films are released approximately 4-6 weeks in advance. £5.60pp, £4.80 conc. For film titles contact the Corinium Museum or visit our website. www.coriniummuseum.org

Sun 25 Nov: CIRENCESTER RAMBLERS. A walk in the Cirencester area followed by Christmas Lunch (must be prebooked). Stuart Dyer 01285 651009/ OTD 07919 333152. Meet Waterloo Car Park 9.15am for 9.30am start. R A Dogs Only. Visitors welcome. Details cirencesterramblers.org.uk.

Sun 25 Nov: Pre-Christmas Concert with Pianist Catherine Nardiello at 2pm in Cirencester Parish Church. Programme to include sacred and secular carols for the whole family. There will be a retiring collection after the concert. CDs for sale. Come along and get into the Christmas Spirit!

Sun 25 Nov: The Greyhound Pub Quiz is the last Sunday of each month with some great prizes and a guaranteed fun night for everyone. Starts 8.30pm. The Greyhound Inn, Siddington. 01285 653573. www.thegreyhound-inn.co.uk.

Tues 27 Nov: BEAUFORT Christmas Fair, Newnton Dairy Farm Long Newnton | SN16 9SR. 9.30am - 8.00pm Admittance £5.00. Tickets available on day. Children under 16 FREE. Supporting Wiltshire Air Ambulance and the Grand Appeal. Details beaufortchristmasfair.co.uk.

Wed 28 Nov: Macmillan Natter & Chatter Coffee Mornings. 4th Wed of every month. Everyone welcome. A great way to meet new friendly faces. Drop in at the Toro Lounge, Cricklade Street, Cirencester, 10-12pm for a coffee and a chat. Stay as long as you like. Bring along your friends. Info from Jenny Jarvis on 07917 037960.

Wed 28 Nov: “The Grand Tour- Perils and Pleasures" 7.30pm at the Baptist Church, Chesterton Lane , Cirencester. GL71YE. An illustrated talk by James Bolton for the Arts Society Corinium. Visitors welcome £7.00pp- free parking and refreshments from 6.45pm. More details visit www.theartssocietycorinium.org.uk

Thur 29 Nov: Women in Roman Britain. Evening Lecture with Candace McGovern, 7-8.30pm.
Roles associated with gender often vary throughout the life course and are influenced by a wide range of factors. Candace McGovern is undertaking a study of female graves for her PhD thesis. £7pp, £6 members. Booking recommended. www.coriniummuseum.org

Thur 29 Nov: AQIVA (Friends of Amphitheatre, Querns Woods & Four Acre Field) Meeting (Committee meet 4th Thursday each month) 7pm, at Chesterton Primary School. If interested, contact Alison, aqivasec@gmail.com 01285 651765.

Sat 1 Dec: Fairford and District Choral Society Winter Concert at St Mary’s Church, Fairford 7.30pm. They will be singing Karl Jenkins’ The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace (the choral suite plus God Shall Wipe Away All Tears) and Hummel’s Mass in B flat. Tickets £15pp, £5 students / under 18s. From 01285 713681 or fairford.org/choralsociety

Mon 3 Dec: Drop in at New Brewery Arts Cafe. Are you a disabled person or a family with a disabled child? Do you want to be a personal assistant? Meet Stephanie from Glos Assistants between 9.30-11.30am for a coffee and chat about their new website and how it can help you. www.glosassistants.org.uk and Facebook.

Sat 8 Dec: The Salvation Army band will be playing carols in the market place from 10.30am

Sat 8 Dec: Concert at 7:30, Cirencester Parish Church. Cirencester Choral Society: J S Bach’s Christmas Oratorio (parts I, II, III & VI, in English) with professional soloists and the Corelli Orchestra. Carleton Etherington conductor. Tickets £15 from Cirencester VIC (01285 654180) from early November.

Tues 11 Dec: Christmas Table Runner & Napkins. In this full day workshop you will learn how to use freehand machine embroidery to create a festive table runner for your Christmas table. newbreweryarts.org.uk/christmas-table-runner-and-napkins

Sun 16 Dec: The Salvation Army, 10 Thomas Street, Cirencester, GL7 2AX at 6pm - Service of Carols and Readings. All welcome! salvationarmy.org.uk/cirencester

Fri 21 Dec: Cirencester Singers Sing Christmas 2018! With special guests Victoria Clarke (keyboard) and Martin Page (guitar). 6-8.30pm at Parish Church, Market Place, Cirencester. Fizz and mince pie. A packed event so buy tickets early, £10pp, £1 child + booking fee from ticketsource.co.uk/whats-on/cirencester/parish-church/cirencester-singers-sing-christmas

Thur 23 Dec: AQIVA (Friends of Amphitheatre, Querns Woods & Four Acre Field) NO DEC MEETING. Alison, aqivasec@gmail.com 01285 651765.

Sun 23 Dec: The Salvation Army, 10 Thomas Street, Cirencester, GL7 2AX at 6pm - Family Carol Service. All welcome.

Sun 23 Dec: Cricklade Band Christmas Present at Cricklade Town Hall 7.30pm. Watch out for the posters on Facebook Page The Cricklade Band, and make sure of your tickets! Or email Paul at hewerrobbie@btinternet.com for updates. Tickets £6 from Council Office or McFarlanes, both in Cricklade High Street.

Mon 24 Dec: The Salvation Army, 10 Thomas Street, Cirencester, GL7 2AX at 11.30pm - Candlelit Carol Service. All welcome. salvationarmy.org.uk/Cirencester