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workshops. Enjoy family hands-on activity in the Minster, or climb the East Front Scaffolding for a oncein-a-lifetime tour. Call 0844 939 0015.

n SUMMER FAIR, Grimston Court Residential Care Home, Grimston, 2-4pm. Come and join the fun, with stalls, tombola, raffles, face painting, crafts, children’s fancy dress and a bouncy castle. Call 489343.

n FUNDRAISING DAY, York Maze, 10am-6.30pm. York Maze will be teaming up with local charities to help raise valuable funds to help in their work. Join in the fun and games on the day with stalls and activities. Visit



n TOCKWITH SHOW, Tockwith & District Showground, Cattal Moor Lane, Tockwith. A traditional country show with a county-wide reputation for its displays of working rural crafts, farmers’ market and wide range of attractions. They also boast one of the largest Farriers’ competitions outside the county show circuit. The show offers great value for money, with a full and varied day of entertainment and education. Call 07702 264715 and visit

n SUMMER ROYAL RECITALS: DAVID PIPE, York Minster, 7pm. Jubilee-themed organ concert by David Pipe (Assistant Director of Music). Visit www.

8 + 15 AUGUST


n TEDDY BEARS PICNIC, Yorkshire Museum of Farming, all day. Call 489966.

n JONATHAN ROYALE – COMEDY PSYCHIC SHOW, City Screen Basement, 7.30pm. Laughs aplenty for this Derren Brown parody. Call 0871 9025726.

9 AUGUST n ANTIQUES AND AFTERNOON TEA, The Bar Convent. Enjoy an afternoon of Antiques and Afternoon Tea in aid of The Bar Convent charity funds. Experts from Tennants will be providing free valuations and a talk on afternoon tea items. Please book in advance by contacting Lynn Gale on 643238. Visit

10 AUGUST n STONEYARD OPEN DAY, York Minster, 9.30am-3pm. Explore behind-the-scenes, meeting expert local craftspeople and apprentices in the

A great family night out


n SUMMER ROYAL RECITAL: FRANCIS JACKSON, York Minster, 7pm. Jubilee-themed organ concert by Francis Jackson (Organist Emeritus). Visit

12 AUGUST n ALFA RALLY, Newby Hall and Gardens, 11am5.30pm. Join the Alfa Romeo Owners Club for their annual gathering. Call 0845 4504068.

17 AUGUST n THE UNTHANKS WITH BRIGHOUSE & RASTRICK BRASS BAND, York Minster, 8pm. A unique collaboration between England’s peerless pioneers of folk and the National Brass Band Champions of Great Britain. Your Local Link readers get a 15% discount code off all rear nave seats, subject to availability. Valid 01/07/2012-21/07/2012. Use code: link2012 at time of booking. Call 0844 939 0015.

Cage confrontation

//Saturday 7th JULY 2012//

doors open 5pm first fight 6pm

energise sports complex, cornlands road, york yo24 3dx any standard ticket Licensed bar & food. all ticket enquiries contact terms & conditions apply united masters gaz 07798 765259 or tony 07956 612667 V.I.P. Table (seating 8) £40 per person • Standard £25 • under 14’s £10 (pay on the door) sponsored by: 109

Your Local Link Magazine July 2012  
Your Local Link Magazine July 2012