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Getting ready for Bergh Apton jubilee festival 

Bergh Apton celebrates the Platinum Jubilee of HM The Queen, and fundraises for the village church, with a range of events, including antique valuation, storytellings and talk about the Netflix film “The Dig”.

The venue for all event, running throughout 2022, will be St Peter and & St Paul Church in Bergh Apton.

Antiques ‘roadshow’ valuation day with Keys of Aylsham

Friday April 22nd 10.30am
Antiques ‘roadshow’ valuation day, Keys of Aylsham, Norfolk’s premier fine art and general auctioneers, have served the county for 70 years and will help you discover the value of your prized antiques. Max. 3 advance-booked items per person. (Depending on numbers, more items may be accepted on the day.)

Rosewood, East Anglian acoustic folk trio

Saturday 30th April 7pm
Suffolk-based Rosewood play at major folk festivals, clubs and arts centres. Their songs and instrumentals range from traditional to contemporary and include their own compositions. They play a wide range of instruments including the bandoneon, bagpipes and bouzouki.

Tistou of the Green Thumbs by Ashley Ramsden, storyteller

Friday May 20 6.45pm
Speaking to the concerns of COP26 and in tune with the themes of HM The Queen’s Jubilee, Tistou is a story central to our hopes for the future of the Earth. Master storyteller Ramsden will inspire both adults and children. Funny, touching and full of colourful characters, it inspires action in a time we need it most.

Hexachordia early music trio

Saturday June 11 7pm
Hexachordia will mark HM The Queen’s Jubilee with ‘Gloriana!’, their special concert programme, which celebrates the first Elizabethan Age in words and music. With voice, viol, lute, recorder and Renaissance guitar, Hexachordia bring a fresh and accessible approach to early music.

Andrew Peterson, US Singer Songwriter

Saturday 23rd July 7pm
Named ‘one of the foremost Christian singer songwriters around’, Peterson lives in Nashville, Tennessee with his wife, family and some 80,000 honey bees. He has received multiple nominations for ‘best album of the year’. A recording artist, producer, film maker, publisher and award-winning writer, Andrew is in England to lead the annual conference in Oxford of the Rabbit Room, a community he co-founded to work on spiritual formation through music, story and art.

Charlie Haylock tells the story of The Dig

Saturday October 15 7pm
Haylock’s one-man shows are legendary in East Anglia and his books are bestsellers. His talk on the making of the Netflix film, ‘The Dig’, which starred Ralph Fiennes, is a hilarious and intriguing look-behind-the-scenes at the story of the Sutton Hoo burial ship and the characters involved.

A Christmas Carol by Ashley Ramsden, storyteller

Saturday December 3 6.45pm
By special invitation and playing all 23 characters from Scrooge to Tiny Tim, storyteller Ramsden returns to perform Charles Dickens’ masterpiece, having presented this annual favourite to critical acclaim on five continents.

Visit the Jubilee event website here

Tickets can be booked on eventbrite here 

Pictured: Charlie Haylock and Ralph Fiennes

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