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Jan 12 2014

The Vale Ruislip: The Sunshine Underground – March 1, 2014

In late Spring 2014 The Sunshine Underground will release their third studio album. The Shropshire band, as prominent members of the Leeds music scene, released their debut record ‘Raise The Alarm’ in 2006 on City Rockers / Sony Records following support from Radio 1’s Zane Lowe and NME, who championed their early singles ‘Put You …

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Apr 23 2013

Roxbourne Model Railway

Run by the Harrow and Wembley Society of Model Engineers, the local Roxbourne Model Railway is a pleasant way to spend a Sunday afternoon through the Summer. Operating through to October, 2013, on Sundays only between 2.30pm and 5.00pm, you can take part in train rides around Roxbourne Park in Eastcote. There’s a charge of …

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Mar 05 2013

Harrow Harmony Spring Concert – March 23, 2013

Conductor: Hilary Musgrave Accompanist: Micheila Connolly Programme to feature a mix of traditional gospel and American songs along with pieces by John Rutter and Howard Goodall as well as some traditional jazz classics. There will also be music from Jackson 5 along with a choral medley featuring songs from the West End show Jersey Boys. Tickets are £10 (£5 for children under 12) and include a buffet …

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Nov 17 2012

Christmas Craft Fair at Queensmead School – November 18, 2012

Queensmead School in South Ruislip is holding a Christmas Craft Fair, with a variety of stalls selling gifts and unusual ideas for Christmas presents. Refreshments are available, and admission is just £1/person. When: November 18, 2012 Time: 9.00am until 3.00pm Where: Queensmead School, Queens Walk, South Ruislip HA4 0LS  

Oct 07 2012

Hillingdon Council Introduces Fees at Waste Site

For those residents in the South-West parts of the Borough and who use the waste site just over the boundary at South Ruislip, it’s worth being aware that there is now a charge, in some circumstances, to use that facility. According to Hillingdon’s website: Charges from 1 October 2012: Waste from residents’ building and landscaping …

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Jun 21 2012

Vintage Bus Rides Running – June 24, 2012

Sunday, June 24, 2012, sees the Amersham and District Motorbus Society‘s 5th Vintage Bus Running Day in and around the Uxbridge area. The day will start at 09.32 and services will run until 17.40 from Chippendale Waye in Uxbridge (which is the the town centre, and is the road leading to the car park for …

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Jun 21 2012

Ruislip Lido – a stone’s throw from South Harrow

Just a few miles from South Harrow is Ruislip Lido, one of North West London’s hidden treasures. Originally starting life as a feeder reservoir for the Grand Junction Canal in 1811, it was a shallow valley flanked by woodlands, which was flooded – with the loss of the hamlet of Park Herne, to the north …

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Jun 11 2012

Ruislip Baby Races – July 7, 2012

The Baby Races are 8K events you can run or power walk with your baby in their buggy. They take place in beautiful, child-friendly venues across the UK in July 2012. Entry is £14.50 per adult and includes a free t-shirt and goody bag after the event. The register/ find more info and contact details: http://www.tommys.org/page.aspx?pid=1029  (Race …

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May 30 2012

Passion Dance Group presents ‘Lil Princezz’ – June 7/8, 2012

The Passion Dance Group presents their production of ‘Lil Princezz’. An adaptation of the children’s film The Little Princess. A rannge of dance styles, Acting & Singing. There’s somthing for everyone! Follow the Lil Princezz through her journey and witness the talent that lies within Passion. Great for all ages, Pure Class from Iver are …

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Apr 24 2012

Ruslip Woods Festival – May 13, 2012

The annual Ruislip Woods Festival is a celebration of Woodland life past and present. There will be traditional crafts demonstrations such as the noisy Misor which makes very short work of cutting planks from whole tree trunks or the quieter and more intricate art of Love Spoon making. John the Falconer will be back by …

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