This Month

Dunstable Downs Run Wild

Contact: Website / 01582 500920

Venue: Chilterns Gateway Centre, Dunstable Downs, Whipsnade Road, Dunstable, LU6 2GY

Date: 05-10-2014

Dunstable Downs Run Wild takes place on the first Sunday of every month. This fun activity group will excite, educate and enthral your children with adventures from the National Trust 50 Things to Do Before You’re 11 3/4. Wear appropriate clothing for the weather. No booking needed and be ready to set off from the Chilterns Gateway Centre at 2pm.

Highfield Park Trust Apple Day

Contact: Website

Venue: Highfield Park, Russet Drive, St Albans, AL4 0DB

Date: 05-10-2014

On Sunday 5th October 2-4pm come and celebrate the Highfield Park Trust Apple Day in Highfield Park, St Albans. There will be apples for sale as well as children’s games, craft and gift stalls, an apple cafe, apple juicing displays and an opportunity to visit the orchards. Free entry. For more information visit the website.

St Albans NCT Nearly New Sale

Contact: Website

Venue: Nicholas Breakspear School, Colney Heath Lane, St Albans, AL4 0TT

Date: 05-10-2014

The St Albans NCT Nearly New Sale is on 5th October at Nicholas Breakspear School, open from 9.45am for NCT members and 10am for non-members. Grab those Autumn/Winter clothing bargains and stock up on toys! For more information visit the website.  

Willow 10K at Hatfield House

Contact: Website

Venue: Hatfield House, Hatfield

Date: 05-10-2014

Runners and walkers are welcome to the Willow 10K at Hatfield House on Sunday 5th October at 11am. There’ll be a fun warm-up, music, refreshments and a free kid’s 100 metre dash for budding young athletes. For more information on how to register, visit the website.

Stockwood Discovery Centre Steam Fair

Contact: Website / 01582 548600

Venue: Stockwood Discovery Centre, London Road, Luton, LU1 4LX

Date: 05-10-2014

On Sunday 5th October 11am to 4pm come to the Stockwood Discovery Centre Steam Fair and get your chance to enjoy this year’s magnificent working steam engine and stationary engines in all their glory! For more information visit the website.

Tots Tales

Contact: Website

Venue: Museum of St Albans, 9a Hatfield Road, St Albans , AL1 3RR

Date: 08-10-2014

Tots Tales at Museum of St Albans takes place on 8th October 11am-12pm and again 1.30pm-2.30pm.  Drop into the Museum of St Albans for a story, craft activity and a museum hunt, suitable for children aged 2-4 years old. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Don’t forget to bring proof of residence in St Albans District for free entry (small charge for craft activities). For more information visit the website.

Woeful War at the Museum of St Albans

Contact: Website

Venue: Museum of St Albans, Hatfield Road, St Albans, AL1 3RR

Date: 11-10-2014

On Saturday 11th October 2-5pm step back in time at the Museum of St Albans to the First World War and meet a brave soldier and the inspiring nurse, Edith Cavell. Find out what life was really like on the Frontline and design and make your own medal to take home.  For more information visit the website.

Legion XIIII on Guard at the Verulamium Museum

Contact: Website

Venue: Verulamium Museum, St Micheal's Street, St Albans, AL3 4SW

Date: 11-10-2014

On Saturday 11th October 2.30 to 3.30pm at the Verulamium Museum, experience living history on life in the Legions. Entrance to the museum is free if you bring evidence of residency in St Albans District.  For more information visit the website.  

Nearly New Baby Sale

Venue: The Pioneer Club, Heathlands Drive, St Albans, AL3 5AY

Date: 11-10-2014

Come along to the Nearly New Baby Sale at The Pioneer Club, Heathlands Drive, St Albans on Saturday 11th October 12.30-3pm. For more information or to enquire about a stall email kat.belding@hotmail.com

St Albans Farmers Market

Contact: Website

Venue: St Albans Farmers' Market, St Peter's Street, St Albans

Date: 12-10-2014

St Albans Farmers Market is a busy and vibrant market with a variety of stalls selling artisan breads, fresh produce, preserves, local beverages and cheese from 9am until 2pm, St Peters Street, on the second Sunday of every month.