3 May 2018
6 May 2018
Season Premiere Airshow and RAF Centenary at Shuttleworth, Old Warden Aerodrome, SG18 9EP
06/05/18 to 06/05/18 - 09:00 to 18:00 - Adult- £24 (until 30 April then £27), Child- FreeShuttleworth’s Season Premiere this year is proud to be part of the RAF 100 celebrations marking the Centenary of the Royal Air Force (RAF) throughout 2018. Expect to enjoy a thrilling air display, and ground activities with a STEM focus that will be engaging for the next generation of innovators as well as entertainment for the whole family. The Collection’s own aircraft span 1909 through to 1950, and is home to some of the last remaining airworthy aircraft of their type. Our newly restored Spitfire is the subject of the pilot chat – don’t miss it! Follow the Richard Shuttleworth trail (download the app), enjoy live music, explore the activities in our children’s discovery zone, take a free ride on vintage buses, explore the Swiss Garden and The House, and enjoy craft activities for children in the Swiss Garden.
19 May 2018
May Evening Airshow at The Shuttleworth Collection, Old Warden Aerodrome, SG18 9EP
19/05/18 to 19/05/18 - 12:00 to 21:00 - £18 per adult (£20 on the gate), children are freeThe first of the 2018 Shuttleworth classic flying evenings! This evening airshow will have a relaxed atmosphere and the chance to see the Edwardian aircraft if the weather is calm and favourable enough for these incredible aircraft to take to the skies. This unique collection of aircraft from the early and pioneering years of aviation are quite unlike any found anywhere else in the UK and really have to be seen flying! On site refreshments will be available including a bar. There’s a free Swiss Garden tour available and our vintage buses will be running for free passenger rides.
26 May 2018
Successful Seed Sowing at The Swiss Garden, Old Warden, Nr Biggleswade, SG18 9EP
26/05/18 to 26/05/18 - 10.00 to 12:30 - £25Learn how to sow seeds successfully and grow your own plants at this workshop run by senior members of the Swiss Garden team. Whether you want a display of summer flowers or to grow your own herbs and vegetables, this workshop will show you how. Includes tips on mixing your own compost and selecting seeds. Suitable for beginners. All materials and refreshments provided. This event is suitable for ages 16+.
27 May 2018
Afternoon Tea (May) at The House at Shuttleworth, Old Warden Park, Nr Biggleswade, SG18 9EA
27/05/18 to 27/05/18 - 13:00 to 15:30 - £20.95 per adult and £10.95 per child.Treat yourself to a wonderful home-baked afternoon tea in the grand setting of The House at Shuttleworth. Formerly the home of the Shuttleworth family, The House will be open for viewing with room stewards on hand to tell you more about the history of the family and Old Warden Park.
29 May 2018
Italian and Spanish Courses at La Dante
29/05/18 to 12/06/18 - 10:00pm to 18:30pm - £120Great courses if you are planning to go to Italy, Spain or South America and get the confidence you need when travelling around and wish to ask for directions, ask for your favourite ‘ravioli, ‘tapas’ or ‘paella’, go shopping, try out an aperitif evening in the main squares, or to continue practising and improving your level of Italian or Spanish. First week: from 29th May to 4th June Second week: from 5th June to 12th June Beginners: 10am-12noon Improvers: 2-4pm Intermediate: 4.30-6.30pm