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Monday 24th June 2024

Thirsk Afternoon Races. Indulge in an afternoon of thrilling racing at Thirsk! Elevate your experience with our range of dining and private hospitality packages.Secure your spot at the best possible price by purchasing advance tickets before Midnight (12:00 AM) on Friday, June 21st. After this deadline, ticket prices will switch to on-the-day rates, ...

Summer Solstice Weekend Retreat
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Friday 21st June 2024

Summer Solstice Weekend Retreat. Holy Rood House, Centre for Health & Pastoral Care, 10 Sowerby Rd. Thirsk. YO7 1HX. Celebrating the summer solstice on the longest day of the year gives us the opportunity to connect with our spiritual longing with the rhythm of the earth's seasons, with Revd. Sue Hammersley, Helen Warwick & the Holy Rood ...

Relaxing Wellbeing Day
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Thursday 18th July 2024

Relaxing Wellbeing Day. Holy Rood House, Centre for Health & Pastoral Care, 10 Sowerby Rd. Thirsk. YO7 1HX. A refreshing day for all, especially for people with low energy - with creative ideas, and Helen Warwick, a creative therapist & chaplain, will be offering well-being ways of exploring our energy & current journey in life. 9.45 ...

Bingo At Thirsk & Sowerby Town Hall
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Friday 31st May 2024

Bingo. Thirsk & Sowerby Town Hall, Westgate, Thirsk, YO7 1QR. Cash prizes. All profits go to the Thirsk Christmas Lights (do not bring your own snacks & drink). Licensed bar & coffees available 5.30pm-8pm in front of the Town Hall. Eyes down at 7.15pm. £14 all-in. tickets: on the door. For more info click ...

Thirsk Ladies Club
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Thursday 23rd May 2024

Thirsk Ladies Club. Thirsk & Sowerby Town Hall Annexe, Westgate, Thirsk, YO7 1QR. "Traditional Storytelling" by Rod Dimbleby. What makes a storyteller popular? What makes a story interesting and how did we learn to pass these on through the generations? Come and hear for yourselves, maybe share your own experiences. 7.30pm. Free for ...

Sky Bet Irish Day
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Saturday 18th May 2024

Sky Bet Irish Day. Sky Bet are sponsoring our popular Irish Dress, we can’t wait to see a sea of green so come dressed in your favourite Irish-themed outfits and enjoy a fun packed day of racing and live Irish music. Secure your spot at the best possible price by purchasing advance tickets before Midnight (12:00 AM) on Wednesday, May 15th. After ...

Sowerby Womens Institute May 2024 Meeting
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Monday 13th May 2024

Sowerby Women's Institute Monthly Meeting. Parochial Hall, The Flatts, Sowerby, Thirsk, YO7 1JG. 'Stained Glass, a Mystery Trade' talk by Ian Tomlinson. 7.30pm. Members free, small charge for visitors. tel: 01845 524529 tickets: Pay on door, no need to book. For more info click here

Thirsk Hall National Garden Scheme
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Sunday 12th May 2024

Thirsk Hall are delighted to be returning for the third year in a row for the National Garden Scheme. This charity run day allows unlimited access to the gardens whilst raising impressive amounts of money for nursing and health charities through admissions, teas and cake. There will be a Pimms Bar too! Tickets available on the door. For more information ...

Bluey And Bingo At Lightwater Valley
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Saturday 11th May 2024

Bluey and Bingo are coming to Lightwater Valley on 11th & 12th May.Come and see the inexhaustible Bluey and her endlessly curious, little sister Bingo as they make personal appearances at intervals throughout the day. All included in your adventure park day ticket, with no extra cost to see Bluey & Bingo, as well as over 40 rides and attractions ...

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Saturday 11th May 2024

Thirsk Repair Cafe. Thirsk Library , Meadowfields, Chapel Street YO7 1TH. Be greener by avoiding waste and save money by letting a team of dedicated and talented volunteers try to repair your broken or “worn-out” items; cost is a voluntary donation. For further details or if you would like to volunteer, please email. 10am-1pm, last entries by 12.30pm. ...

Beer & Pizza At Thirsk Hall
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Saturday 11th May 2024

Beer & Pizza. Thirsk Hall, Kirkgate, Thirsk. YO7 1PL. Back by popular demand for the third year running is another Beer & Pizza night. £5.00 per adult including 1 drinks voucher. Under 16's go free! The organisers welcome families to the event, children 16 & under with free entry. Your ticket also means a free evening entry to the Thirsk ...

Family Fun Day At Burtree Country House
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Monday 6th May 2024

Family Fun Day. Burtree Country House, York Road, Thirsk, YO7 3AY. Burtree Family Spring Bank Holiday Fun Day. Traditional Maypole Dancing & Family Fun with Games & Crafts, complimentary spring punch (alcoholic for adults), Live music. Just off the A19 between Thirsk & Easingwold. 2-5pm. £5 per person. For more info click ...

Vickers Thirsk Hunt Cup Day
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Saturday 4th May 2024

Vickers.bet Thirsk Hunt Cup Day. Thirsk Hunt Cup Day is the most prestigious and historic race day in our calendar. Enjoy some quality racing on the course, alongside away coverage of The 2000 Guineas. Secure your spot at the upcoming race days at the best possible price by purchasing advance tickets before Midnight (12:00 AM) on Wednesday, May 1st. ...

Sowerby Flatts Bowls Club Open Day
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Saturday 4th May 2024

Sowerby-Flatts Bowls Club Open Day. Sowerby Flatts Bowls Club, behind The Institute, next to Sowerby Park. Come & have a go at the relaxing game with a competitive edge. We are not as old as we look. Learn the basics of bowling & try your hand. Expert help available from our friendly members with all equipment provided. Please come in flat-soled ...

Charity Bridge In Aid of Herriot Hospice
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Saturday May 11th 2024

Thirsk Bidge Club invites you to our charity bridge day in support of Herriot Hospice at the Lambert. We are playing bridge to raise money for the soon to open Herriot Hospice. Afternoon tea and sandwiches, scones and cakes will be available. Tickets cost £10, cash or electronic payment. No partner required as this is a hosted event. Where ? Community ...

Bingo
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Friday 26th April 2024

Bingo. Thirsk & Sowerby Town Hall, Westgate, Thirsk, YO7 1QR. Cash prizes. All profits go to the Thirsk Christmas Lights (do not bring your own snacks & drink). Licensed bar & coffees available 5.30pm-8pm in front of the Town Hall. Eyes down at 7.15pm. For more info click ...

Repair Your Stuff April 2024
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Saturday 6th April 2024

Repair your stuff. Thirsk Library, Meadowfields, Chapel St YO7 1TH. Be greener by avoiding waste and save money by letting a team of dedicated and talented volunteers try to repair your broken or “worn-out” items; cost is a voluntary donation. For further details or if you would like to volunteer, please email. 10am-1pm, last entries by 12.30pm. ...

Easter Retreat At Holy Rood House
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Monday 1st April 2024

Easter Retreat. Holy Rood House, Centre for Health & Pastoral Care, 10 Sowerby Rd. Thirsk. YO7 1HX. Place & People bringing Presence & Peace. Travel with our Community through this special week, including reflections with poetry & prayers from our Patron, Prof. Nicola & philosopher & priest Steven Shakespeare. With liturgy, ...

Thirsk & Sowerby Harriers 10 mile Road Race
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Sunday 17th March 2024

Thirsk & Sowerby Harriers 10 mile Road Race. Thirsk Race Course. Fast, flat course; Goody bag for all finishers; Voucher prizes to 1st male & female finishers; Part of Yorkshire Veterans Athletic Associations Championship. 1.5 mile Fun Run 9am. 10 mile run 10am. For more info click here

Spring Quiet Garden Day
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Thursday 7th March 2024

Spring Quiet Garden Day. Holy Rood House, Centre for Health & Pastoral Care, 10 Sowerby Rd. Thirsk. YO7 1HX. Helen Warwick, one of our chaplains, & Mike, our residential gardener will be accompanying guests for a creative, reflective & relaxing day. Our large garden offers a quiet, gentle, healing space which includes a labyrinth, orchard, ...

Jazz Supper Fundraiser
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Saturday 2nd March 2024

Jazz supper Fundraiser, Thirsk Town Hall. Fundraiser organised by Rotary to support Herriot Hospice. Featuring SJB (Scruton Jazz and Blues) who play easy listening swing jazz. Pie, peas and cake supper. £15 a ticket. Table of 6 for £80. Tickets can be purchased from the Thisrk Bookshop, Thirsk Market Place. For more information click ...

RedSky Bikes Reliability Ride 01
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Saturday 2nd March 2024

RedSky Bikes Reliability Ride #1, 3 Campion Square, Thirsk YO7 1GW. An opportunity to test your fitness or kick-start your season with 4 routes to choose from. It's a road ride but use any bike. Rides start outside RedSky Bikes which is opposite Aldi at 3 Campion Square. On your return collect your Brevet Card from the shop and grab a hot drink!. ...

Capturing The Everyday
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Saturday 2nd March 2024

Capturing The Everyday. The Courthouse,4 Westgate, Thirsk YO7 1QS. Learn all about digital camera techniques and photography composition to get the best out of your camera and you! Photograph every day moments, to capture the beauty of evolving stories of ordinary family life. For more information click here

Herriot Hospice Jazz Supper Fundraiser
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Saturday March 2nd 2024

In aid of Herriot Hospice Homecareand supported by Thirsk Rotary there will be an evening of Jazz at the Thirsk Town Hall that includes a pie and peas supper with cake. Tickets are £15 each and available from Herriot Hospice Charity Shop Thirsk or The White Rose Book shop. For more info click here

Thirsk Ladies Club Gardening Disasters
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Thursday 22nd February 2024

Thirsk Ladies Club. Thirsk & Sowerby Town Hall Annexe, Westgate, Thirsk, YO7 1QR. "Gardening Disasters", an illustrated talk by Mike I'Anson, former Garden Manager at Helmsley Walled Garden. Enjoy a little bit of light hearted viewing of this green hobby! Come along and have a chuckle, gardening is not always serious. 7.30pm. Free ...

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Thursday 22nd February 2024

Long Lost Home. The Courthouse, Westgate, Thirsk, YO7 1QS. Daria Kulesh's soaring vocals and vibrant stories take us on a journey through the past in tribute to her grandparents, her family and their beautiful but troubled homeland of Ingushetia, deep in the Caucasus Highlands. Can love conquer prejudice? Can a wounded nation find peace? An uplifting ...

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Sunday 18th February 2024

Thirsk Artisan Market, Market Place, Thirsk YO7 1EY. Locally-produced arts & crafts, food & drink. A diverse, quality, shopping experience that celebrates independent producers and makers. 9am-2pm. For more info click here

The Nosy Little Troll
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Friday 16th February 2024

The Nosy Little Troll. The Courthouse, Westgate, Thirsk YO7 1QS. Deep in the heart of the Norwegian Forest live the trolls - big trolls, tiny trolls and a Nosy Little Troll who has an amazingly sensitive nose... One day there is a mumbling and a rumbling from the trolls. What is that stinky smell wafting through the trees? From Garlic Puppet Theatre. ...

Freehand Machine Embroidery
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Friday 16th February 2024

Freehand Machine Embroidery. The Courthouse, 4 Westgate, Thirsk YO7 1QS. Curious about freehand machine embroidery? Explore techniques, create samples, and unleash creativity in this relaxing and inspiring workshop! Create freehand machine embroidery artwork using the machine needle and thread as your drawing medium. For more info click ...

Spring Quiet Garden Day
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Friday 16th February 2024

Spring Quiet Garden Day. Holy Rood House, Centre for Health & Pastoral Care, 10 Sowerby Rd. Thirsk. YO7 1HX. Helen Warwick, Creative Therapist & Chaplain, & Mike our residential gardener, will be accompanying guests for a creative, reflective & relaxing day. our large garden offers a quiet, gentle & healing space which includes ...

Dark Skies Festival
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Friday 9th until 25th February 2024

Dark Skies Festival. North York Moors and Yorkshire Dales national parks. A chance to explore some of the darkest, starry skies the National Parks have to offer, whilst teaching you all about the stars that blanket the skies above us. New art experiences, simulated space walks and a recently-opened constellation trail will all be part of this year’s ...

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Wednesday 14th February 2024

xpressive Watercolour Flowers. The Courthouse, 4 Westgate, Thirsk YO7 1QS. Learn simple techniques to express the beauty in flowers by sketching your design in pencil and then use watercolour and ink pens to add colour and detail to your creations. 10:30 am - 12:30 pm. For more information click ...

Meet The Party Animals
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Wednesday 14th February 2024

Meet The Party Animals. Aquatic Finatic, Thirsk road, A168, DL63SB. We once again invite you to come and meet our party animals. This is a fantastic opportunity for your children to meet and handle exotic animals from all over the world. Booking prior to the event is essential to secure a slot. 11am, 12pm, 2 pm and 3 pm. For more information click ...

Thirsk Lego Brick Show
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Saturday 10th February 2024

Thirsk Brick Show. Thirsk & Sowerby Town Hall, Westgate, Thirsk, YO7 1QR. Lego for All Ages. Lego displays, activities and cafe. A great day out for families. Holy Rood House will be providing home-made cakes and light lunches. Funds will support the work of Holy Rood House. For more info click ...

An Introduction To Life Drawing Workshop
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Friday 9th February 2024

An Introduction To Life Drawing. Thirsk Rural Arts, The Old Courthouse, 4 Westgate, Thirsk, YO7 1QS. Always wanted to learn Life Drawing? Come along to this one day workshop and learn a variety of drawing techniques in a supportive environment. Suitable for beginners and those who wish to develop their drawing skills. All materials provided. No previous ...

Sing, Sign and Sensory Baby Activity
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Thursday 25th January 2024

Sing, Sign and Sensory. The Courthouse, 4 Westgate, Thirsk YO7 1QS. Are you looking for a fun and engaging activity for your little one? Look no further! These enchanting performance workshops from Effectus Theatre combine the power of music, sign, and sensory play to create a magical experience for babies aged 0-24 months. 10:30 am - 11:15 am. For ...

Murder Mystery Evening
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Tuesday 30th January 2024

Murder Mystery. East Thirsk Learning Centre (next to Thirsk Community Centre) YO7 1SL. A fun filled event completing tasks and working as a team to eliminate suspects and uncover the murderer. Followed by creating your own murder mystery to impress your family and friends. Lunch included. 10:00 to 15:00. FREE. tel: 07977 802580 tickets: Book via ...

A Taste of Italy
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Tuesday 23rd January 2024

A Taste of Italy. East Thirsk Learning centre (next to Thirsk Community Centre) YO7 1SL. Get a taste of Italian food, language and culture, have a go at making pasta and take home a free copy of "Healthy Italian for Less" by Gino D'Acampo. 10am to 12pm. FREE. Book with Barbara via email: [email protected]

Thirsk Repair Cafe Jan 2024
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Saturday 13th January 2024

Thirsk Repair Cafe. Thirsk Library, Meadowfields, Chapel St YO7 1TH. Be greener by avoiding waste and save money by letting a team of dedicated and talented volunteers try to repair your broken or “worn-out” items; cost is a voluntary donation. For further details or if you would like to volunteer, please email. 10am-1pm. Free, donations welcome. ...

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Monday 25th December 2023

Christmas Dinner. Family Life Church, Finkle Street YO7 1DA. You are invited to Christmas Lunch. Activities for all ages. Transport is available if booked in advance. Tel 01845 868188 or 07379 102266 for tickets. Please call to book a place or alternatively email: [email protected]

Raclette Night & Festive Music
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Thursday 21st December 2023

Raclette Night & Festive Music. Thirsk Lodge Barns, Newsham Road, Thirsk, YO7 4DB. Join us for a cosy evening of drinks, whilst we serve delicious melted cheese over hot potatoes, pickle onions & gherkins - the perfect treat for a chilly winters night & to kick off the Christmas weekend. 6pm-9.30pm. For more info click ...

Thirsk RBL Band Concert
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Saturday 9th December 2023

Thirsk RBL Band Concert, Thirsk & Sowerby Town Hall, Westgate, Thirsk YO7 1QR. Free festive music concert by the British Legion Brass Band. Conducted by Clare Winter & Deborah Price. Refreshments. 7.30pm. Free of charge, donation appreciated.For more information click here

A History of Christmas Chocolate
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Friday 8th December 2023

A History of Christmas Chocolate, White Rose Bookcafe, 79-81 Market Place, Thirsk YO7 1ET. Calling all Chocaholics! Join us to hear Author, Broadcaster and Chocolate Historian Alex Hutchison, take us on a journey into the history of all things chocolate! Reading and Q&A followed by a book signing. From 7pm, doors open 6.30pm. For more information ...

Light Up A Life
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Tuesday 5th December 2023

Light Up A Life. Herriot Hospice, Chapel Street, YO7 1LU welcome you to join them at Light up a Life services, remembering your loved ones and sharing with us your special moments. The event offers people from across Hambleton and Richmondshire the opportunity to remember and pay tribute to loved ones, while supporting local families living with ...

Festive Ribbon Wreath Workshop
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Tuesday 5th December 2023

Festive Ribbon Wreath Workshop, East Thirsk Learning Resource Centre YO7 1DS. FREE SESSION! Booking Essential Come along and make your very own Christmas wreath using colourful ribbons tied around a wreath ring. Your wreath will be individual and will last for years!. 10:00am to 12:00pm. FREE. For more information and to book your place click ...

Repair Your Stuff At Thirsk Library
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Saturday 2nd December 2023

Repair Your Stuff. Thirsk Library, Meadowfields, Chapel St YO7 1TH. Be greener by avoiding waste and save money by letting a team of dedicated and talented volunteers try to repair your broken or “worn-out” items. For further details or if you would like to volunteer, please email. 10am-1pm. Free, donations welcome. For more information click ...

Mowbray Singers Concert
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25th November 2023

Mowbray Singers Concert, St Oswald's Church, Front St, Sowerby, Thirsk YO7 1JG. The programme will feature the ever-popular Gloria by Vivaldi and Schubert’s sublime Mass in G. In addition, special guest soloist Megan Crozier will perform Vivaldi’s Oboe Concerto in B-flat and the strings will play an arrangement of Ständchen (Serenade). For more info ...

Xmas Lights Switch On Event
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24th November 2024

Xmas Lights Switch On Event. Thirsk Market Place, YO7. Once again the team at YO1 radio will be supporting the Xmas Light Switch on event with the help from Chris & Jayne as part of their Saturday morning brunch show. Another fantastic opportunity to support the town and it's xmas lights. For more info click ...

Thirsk Christmas Fayre
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24th - 26th Nov

Thirsk Christmas Fayre. Thirsk & Sowerby Town Hall, Westgate, Thirsk, YO7 1QR. Stallholders, cafe and Santa. A limited number of stalls are still available on Friday 24th (4.00-7.30pm ish) & Sunday 26th (10-3pm). £30 per stall please Facebook message to book. 10am- 3pm. For more info click ...

Christmas Makers Market
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Saturday 25th November 2023

Join us for our Christmas Makers Market at The Courthouse, Thirsk. Pick up some gorgeous gifts or treat yourself to something special at this showcase of contemporary art and craft from talented makers!

Date: Saturday 25th November 2023 Time: 10am - 4pm Free Entry

Hilarity Bites Comedy Club
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15th November 2023

Hilarity Bites Comedy Club. Rural Arts, 4 Westgate, Thirsk YO7 1QS. A fast-paced evening with three top comedians. Host Pete Otway is a "devastatingly funny" (Chortle) former BBC New Comedy Award finalist. Joining him on the bill is the darkly set-deprecating Sam Serrano (pictured) and the surreal imagination and witty wordplay of Noel ...

FREE Game Quest Pre Launch Gaming Session
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3rd November 2023

FREE Game Quest Pre Launch Gaming Session. Blacksmiths Yard, YO7 1ET. To coincide with the launch of a brand new gaming school here in Thirsk aimed at mentoring and cultivating young gaming talent, Game Quest are offering a FREE (test) gaming session for all 10-12 year olds featuring networked PCs and an array of thrilling games. Immerse yourself ...

Repair Cafe
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Saturday 28th October 2023

Repair Cafe. Thirsk Library, Meadowfields, Chapel St YO7 1TH. Be greener by avoiding waste and save money by letting a team of dedicated and talented volunteers try to repair your broken or “worn-out” items; cost is a voluntary donation. For further details or if you would like to volunteer, please email. 10am-1pm. Free, donations welcome. For more ...

Ghost Story The Room Upstairs
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Saturday 28th October 2023

Ghost Story: The Room Upstairs. Thirsk Hall, Kirkgate, Thirsk, YO1 7PL. Clap Trap Productions. Written by BAFTA-nominated writer, Tom Needham. A strange noise, or just the wind? The mind can play tricks, but then again.. doors open 6pm. £15pp includes a welcome drink. For more info click here.

The Yorkshire Flea Market
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Saturday 28th October 2023

The Yorkshire Flea Market. Thirsk Auction Mart, Blakey Lane, Thirsk, YO7 3AB. Between 70 & 100 traders in antiques & vintage items occupying stands in the foyer & pens of a step free spacious venue with ample free parking & a cafe. Expect to find a wide selection of stock from across three centuries & many disciplines. Everything ...

Who the F is Donal ?
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Sunday 22nd October 2023

Who the F is Donal ? Thirsk Hall, Kirkgate, Thirsk, YO1 7PL. Clap Trap productions presents "Who the F is Donal?" One play, one cast, two ways by BAFTA nominated writer, Tom Needham. Please note that the play contains some adult swear words. Doors open 12.30pm. £20 per person, including welcome drink. For more info click ...

Bingo Fun Night
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Friday 20th October 2023

Bingo Fun Night, Thirsk & Sowerby Town Hall, Westgate, Thirsk YO7 1QR. Cash prizes.. All profits go to the Thirsk Christmas Lights. Licensed Bar. Fred & Bert's coffees etc. 5.30-8pm in front of the Town Hall. This is a fund-raiser - please do not bring your own drinks or snacks. 6pm for Eyes Down at 7.15pm. £12 all-in. For more info click ...

Loose Chippings Concert
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Friday 20th October 2023

Loose Chippings Concert, Thirsk & Sowerby Institute, Flatts Lane, Thirsk. A selection of Americana, Country & Pop classics performed by a Thirsk-based band. Event starts at 7pm. Pay what you feel, fundraising for the Thirsk & Malton Labour Party. For more info click ...

Thirsk Artisan Market
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Sunday 15th October 2023

Artisan Market, Thirsk Market Place YO7 1EY. A celebration of locally produced arts & crafts, food & drink. A diverse, quality, shopping experience that celebrates independent producers and makers. Market stall holders own from 10am. Closes at 3pm. For more info click here

Life After Fossil Fuels
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Friday 6th Onwards 2023

Life After Fossil Fuels, Thirsk and Sowerby Town Hall Westgate Thirsk YO7 1QR. Organised by Thirsk Churches Eco Group, Ecologist and Economist Dr John Daniels examines the challenges an opportunities of a zero carbon future. Event starts at 7.30pm. This is a FREE event with donations welcomed.

Halloween Pumpkin Everything
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Friday 6th October 2023

Halloween Pumpkin Everything, Monk Park Farm, Bagby, Thirsk YO7 2AG. Running on selected days from October 6th to November 5th, the Monk Park Farm Spooktacular features pumpkin picking, carving and painting, as well as a mini pumpkin trail and even a pumpkin catapult. And there's lots more Halloween fun besides, ideal for little ones and older kids, ...

Feast By Fire At Thirsk Hall
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Sunday 17th September 2023

Feast by Fire at Thirsk Hall, YO7 1PL (300 Year Birthday Banquet). Thirsk Hall will be serving up a 5-course menu straight from our wood-fired grills and fire pits. The menu will be celebrating local, seasonal produce and feature ingredients from Thirsk Halls walled garden. For more info click here

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Friday 15th September 2023

Oktoberfest at Thirsk Hall, YO7 1PL. Thirsk Hall has teamed up with Timothy Taylor’s, knowing that they use the very finest ingredients in their beer and alongside them, lso working with the amazing team at Frank Family Butchers. Frank Family Butchers are local to us to create a scrumptious sausage made from the beer! For more info click ...

Mosaic Garden Plaque
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Saturday 1st July 2023

Design a mosaic garden plaque to place in your garden or outside your home. Using vitreous glass and French porcelain, you will learn the intricate process of making mosaics.

In this workshop you’ll learn the process of making mosaics, with tips on design and style as well as lots of inspiration available. This workshop is particularly for ...

NT Live Good
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Friday 30th June 2023

David Tennant (Doctor Who) makes a much-anticipated return to the West End in a blistering reimagining of one of Britain’s most powerful, political plays.

As the world faces its Second World War, John Halder, a good, intelligent German professor, finds himself pulled into a movement with unthinkable consequences.

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Mixed Media Workshop
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Wednesday 28th June 2023

Join Catherine, the June artist of the month in our Cafe Collection, to create a mixed media artwork in this fun, thought-provoking workshop.

During this workshop your tutor Catherine will guide you through every stage of creating a mixed media artwork in celebration of your own treasured memories and experiences.

We will use a range ...

Clothing Cushion Covers
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Saturday 24th June 2023

To mark World Upcycling Day, join Rural Arts for our creative workshops on our environmentally friendly themed workshops.

Rural Arts are running three workshops for adults, to mark up-cycling day on 24th June.

In this session, you will learn how to up-cycle your old clothing by using sewing techniques, to transform them into cushion ...

Keepsake Boxes
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Saturday 24th June 2023

To mark World Upcycling Day, join Rural Arts for our creative workshops on our environmentally friendly themed workshops.

Rural Arts are running three workshops for adults, to mark up-cycling day on 24th June.

In this session, you will be provided with a wooden box to transform into a special place to store keepsakes and memories. You ...

Window Display Workshop
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Saturday 17th June 2023

Join Rural Arts and charity Never Such Innocence for a special creative workshop marking Armed Forces Day.

This special free workshop welcomes children, families and adults from across the community to create unique window displays to mark Armed Forces Day. The workshops are designed for everyone aged 6+, whether or not you’re ...

Eco Printing
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Saturday 17th June 2023

In this full-day summer workshop learn all about the unique process of eco-printing using leaves.

Your tutor Carol Ann, will guide you through the process of nature-based printing, by demonstrating the mordanting and steaming involved of the fabric and paper. The process is unpredictable and results in a subtle colour palette suggestive of ...

Hanging Rainbow Decoration
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Wednesday 14th June 2023

With all materials included and each workshop suitable for beginners, our Wednesday morning Taste Of… sessions give the perfect introduction to a range of artistic styles and techniques.

Create your very own stunning textiles rainbow decoration to hang on your wall. Choose white rope and pick out four to five different colours to create your ...

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Sunday 2nd July 2023

The inaugural North Yorkshire Moors 300 is here, starting July 1st 2023 through to the 2nd July. From the creator of the infamous Yorkshire Dales 300 comes the North Yorkshire Moors 300. A new venue. A new challenging route but the same old vibe #smilesandmiles. Your entry ticket gets you a place on the 2023 mass start at RedSky Bikes in Thirsk.There ...

Scratch Night Spring
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Saturday 24th June 2023

Be the first to see snippets of new shows from four great emerging theatre companies entitled 'Scratch Night Spring'. Each company will be showing 20-minute excerpts and feedback from members of the public, so this is your opportunity to see exciting new work early and give advice on how best to improve the shows. For more information click ...

BBQ Enthusiast Frango Eduardo
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Friday 23rd June 2023

Thirsk Hall Sculpture Garden is absolutely thrilled that Yorkshire Food & Drink Rising Star Winners Frango Eduardo and BBQ enthusiast thesm0keyjoe are once again joining forces for their second collaboration at Gallery One. This is a free entry to the Sculpture Garden event but we encourage visitors to book online so that we can ensure that there ...

Flower Power Fair
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Sunday 11th June 2023

Flower Power Fair, Thirsk Hall, Kirkgate YO7 1PL. Flower Power Plant Fairs bring together the very best in Northern Growers and Nurseries. All the growers offer quality plants, grown in the UK, and usually propagated and nurtured by themselves. The fairs enable serious plant enthusiasts and keen gardeners to meet, share knowledge, learn from the ...

Emily Young
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Saturday 10th June 2023

To co-inside with current exhibitions, Thirsk Hall Sculpture Gardens are putting on a programme of artist talks, featuring a Q&A with internationally recognised artist Emily Young – as well as a chance to meet and talk to a selection of artists from the Royal Society of Sculptors, including Elpida Hadzi-Vasileva, Rosie Leventon & Rory Menage. ...

Tractor Festival At Newby Hall
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Saturday 10th June 2023

Tractor Festival at Newby Hall, Ripon HG4 5AJ. The UK's largest vintage tractor & engine show. Each year the show attracts over 1,600 exhibits as well as in excess of 12,000 visitors who also get access to the award winning gardens and other attractions. Features over 1,000 tractors. 10am-4pm. £56 family, £18 adult, £15 child, under 4s free. ...

Tanunda Town Brass Band Concert
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Thursday 8th June 2023

Tanunda Town Brass Band Concert at the Thirsk Methodist Church, St James Green, Thirsk YO7 1AQ. Come & hear this amazing band from the Southern Hemisphere. They have a wide repertoire including traditional & pop. The evening will include refreshments. 7.15pm. A suggested donation of £15 to support the work of Holy Rood House. For more information 

Life Drawing with Laraine Simpson
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Monday  5th June 2023

The summer term is back for Life Drawing with Laraine Simpson in Gallery One at Thirsk Hall Sculpture Garden.We have afternoon (2pm) and evening (6.30pm) classes available which last 2.5 hours. Life Drawing is every Monday from 5th June - 10th July.The classes are suitable for all abilities and are recommended for 18+ years of age. Drawing materials ...

National Theatre Live Screening Good
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Friday 30th June 2023

NT Live Screening: Good

Date: Friday, June 30, 2023 Time: 7.30pm Duration: 2hrs 10mins including interval Venue: The Courthouse

David Tennant in a blistering reimagining of one of Britains’ most powerful, political plays. John Halder, a good, intelligent German professor, ...

Rural Arts' Scratch Night Spring 2023
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Friday 23rd June 2023

Date: Friday, June 23, 2023 Time: 7.30pm Duration: 3 hours Venue: The Courthouse, Thirsk YO7 1QS

Be the first to see snippets of new shows from four great emerging theatre companies!

Each company will be showing 20-minute excerpts and feedback from members of the public, ...

Thirsk and Sowerby Festival 2023
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Sunday 6th August 2023

Thirsk and Sowerby Festival 2023 is a Family Fun Day organised by Volunteers and Welcomes everyone from Far and wide to join us for what is one of the Biggest events for Thirsk and Sowerby every year! This year the festival will be taking place on Sunday the 6th August 2023. For more information email : [email protected]

Light Up A Life
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Sunday 27th November 2022

At the heart of Light up a Life are those who have died and we continue to love. Each person unique, and each life of enormous value. Our events bring love, comfort and hope to our community, and to Herriot Hospice Homecare, each Christmas. This season, we invite you to dedicate a light to remember someone special, while supporting your local hospice: ...

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Friday 25th November 2022

What better way to spend Friday the 25th November than to help us turn on this years Christmas lights here in Thirsk market place. Entertainment and support this year is provided by Butterflies Dance, Richmondshire Thirsk Dales School of Gymnastics, JS Karate Academy, YO1 Radio , PowerBurn & Thirsk & District Business Association . For ...

Funny Business at the Ritz Cinema
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Sunday 16th Oct 2022

Chaos and pandemonium reign in this silent film comedy show suitable for all the family at this matinee show (2.30pm) at the Ritz Cinema. Laurel & Hardy get stuck in a traffic jam and somehow end up destroying most of the cars, and Buster Keaton is chased by an entire police force. Charlie Chaplin gatecrashes a movie studio and causes havoc, ...

Festive Wreath Making Classes
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Wednesday 30th November 2022

Join us for the perfect start to the festive season! Wedding & Events Floral Design will be offering expert tuition following a detailed demonstration on wreath making. All materials will be provided for you to create your own beautiful bespoke festive wreath.

Our daytime class runs from 3-5pm with Hot drinks and mince pies included. Our ...

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