January ’20

Bishops Stortford January Events

Flyer freelance journalist Stephanie’s 10 top things to do this month

Based on news sent into the Flyer here is my list of 10 top things to do locally. Enjoy what you choose to go to!

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Other sources of information on Bishop’s Stortford and Sawbridgeworth local events include:





42nd Street at Rhodes – 11th and 16th January

Filmed live at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane London, the legendary Broadway musical is here on the big screen.

Tickets for this and all other Rhodes events can be booked from:

www.rhodesartscomplex.co.uk or by telephoning the Box Office on: 01279 710200


BSDFA Walk from Braughing – 12th January

This is a 5/6 mile walk that starts opposite the Axe and Compasses pub in Braughing at 10am.



Volunteer training at Sawbridgeworth Library – 14th and 24th January

The library is inviting anyone who fancies joining its volunteer team to email them to come along to one of these training sessions.                                                                                                                                      To find out more and join one of these sessions email: SCLV2019@outlook.com

The Mayor’s Isabel and Friends Dress Agency Fashion Show for charity at Rhodes – 17th January

The Mayor is hosting a Fashion Show alongside Isabel Hospice and the Friends Dress Agency. Doors open at 7pm, Catwalk Show 7.30pm. All proceeds to the Mayor’s Charity Fund and Isabel Hospice
Tickets from: www.rhodesartscomplex.co.uk or the Box Office on: 01279 710200


Wassail family event at Rivers Orchard – 18th January

Bring torches.  Refreshments (including apple juice, mulled cider and cake) available for sale.

Join in singing Wassail songs – something for all the family. 6pm to 8.30pm.

Details at: www.rhso.co.uk


Sawbridgeworth VE Day event planning at the Memorial Hall – 22nd January

This is a meeting in Sawbridgeworth Memorial Hall at 7.30pm to plan the VE Day event in Sawbridgeworth.

Come along and have your say!

Further information: 07709 068 882


An Evening with Sir Geoff Hurst at Rhodes – 23rd January

Join Sir Geoff Hurst, who scored a hat trick for England in the 1966 World Cup final, as he chats about his life as a top player and answers audience questions.

Tickets for this and all other Rhodes events can be booked from:

www.rhodesartscomplex.co.uk or by telephoning the Box Office on: 01279 710200


Grease at Herts and Essex School – 30th January to 1st February

Performing the songs from this Broadway production and classics from the film will be a cast of all ages and a live band.

For more information or tickets please email: Caitlin.hayward@hertsandessex.herts.sch.uk


Rock ‘n’ Roll with the Midnight Flyers at the Sawbridgeworth Memorial Hall – 1st February

Help raise funds for the Essex and Herts Air Ambulance.

Nibbles provided. Raffle and licensed bar. Doors open 7.45pm.

www.smht.org.uk or 07709 068 882

Tickets / info for this and all other SMHT events: www.smht.org.uk

Gilmore and Roberts at the Bishop’s Stortford Methodist Church – 1st February

A Charity Gig by contemporary folk/acoustic duo Katriona Gilmore and Jamie Roberts. It will raise funds for the Bishop’s Stortford Food Bank and the Church Redevelopment Project.  7.30pm.                   Tickets from: www.wegottickets.com/BSMC