Here we list events in the halls which are open to the public, free or by ticket sales.  To be listed here please email events@harwellvillagehall.co.uk

For details of all other bookings please see our bookings calendar, and our list of regular users.

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February 2021

Orchard Film Club – The Good Liar – Date TBC

Friday, 5 February @ 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Orchard Hall
£5

Career con artist Roy Courtnay (Ian McKellan) can hardly believe his luck when he meets well-to-do widow Betty McLeish (Helen Mirren) online. As Betty opens her life and home to him, Roy is surprised to find himself caring about her, turning what should be a cut-and-dry swindle into the most treacherous tightrope walk of his life. Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ljKzFGpPHhw Tickets are £5 per person and will be available from late-April from Bob’s Butchers. Tickets will also be available on the door.…

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March 2021

Orchard Film Club – Finding Your Feet – Date TBC

Friday, 5 March @ 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Orchard Hall
£5

When "Lady" Sandra Abbott discovers that her husband of 40 years is having an affair with her best friend, she seeks refuge in London with her estranged, older sister Bif. The two could not be more different - Sandra is a fish out of water next to her outspoken, serial dating, free-spirited sibling. But different is just what Sandra needs at the moment, and she reluctantly lets Bif drag her along to a community dance class, where she starts finding…

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Harwell Parish History Group – Oxfordshire Blue Plaques

Wednesday, 17 March @ 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Cherry Hall
£3

A talk by Marie-Louise Kerr, of “Curator without Museum”

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Big Ginger Tom Music presents The Askew Sisters with support from Dom Prag

Friday, 26 March @ 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Orchard Hall
£15

Emily and Hazel Askew have become known as two of the foremost performers and interpreters of English folk music. Their live performances brim with the depth and connection not only of two sisters, but also of two musicians who have been immersed in folk music all their lives. Together, they rework and reinterpret songs and balladry, creating breath-taking arrangements, which allow words that are hundreds of years old to resonate profoundly with contemporary audiences. Alongside this, both women are also…

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April 2021

Big Ginger Tom Music presents Sam Carter with support from Wednesday’s Wolves

Friday, 16 April @ 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Orchard Hall
£15

Since being named Best Newcomer at the 2010 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards Sam Carter has been stirring audiences from Camden to Canada, via an attention grabbing appearance on Later... with Jools Holland and a dreams-really-do-come-true performance in a specially assembled band to back Richard Thompson at Shrewsbury Folk Festival. Described as 'the finest English-style finger-picking guitarist of his generation' by Jon Boden (Remnant Kings, ex-Bellowhead), Sam has toured the world, equally happy to perform intimate solo shows on acoustic guitar, on electric…

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Harwell Parish History Group – Anglo-Saxon Garnet Jewellery

Wednesday, 21 April @ 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Cherry Hall
£3

A talk by Sally Spencer, jeweller and gemmologist

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May 2021

Big Ginger Tom Music presents Jacob & Drinkwater with support from Lizzy Hardingham

Saturday, 1 May @ 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Orchard Hall
£15

Lukas Drinkwater is rightly referred to as "one of busiest musicians in the UK". In demand as a producer, performer and session player in the worlds of folk and jazz he has featured on many acclaimed albums. Recently he’s been touring with AMA UK Artist of the Year Emily Barker, Albert Jones, Ange Hardy, and the Peoples String Foundation. He has also worked with Seth Lakeman, 3 Daft Monkeys, Jim Causley, Lack of Afro, Lucy Ward, Tankus The Henge, Sam Kelly, The…

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Harwell Parish History Group – “The Great Stink!” Engineers, sewerage systems and the Victorian battle against dirt

Wednesday, 19 May @ 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Cherry Hall
£3

A talk by Dr. Tom Crook, Senior Lecturer in History, Oxford Brookes University.

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Big Ginger Tom Music presents The Black Feathers with support from Chris Fox

Friday, 21 May @ 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Orchard Hall
£15

We are delighted to welcome back The Black Feathers to Harwell Village Hall. They were he first act to give us an audience of over 70 people and we expect to surpass that this time such has their popularity grown in the intervening years. The Black Feathers, made up of Ray Hughes and Sian Chandler, are two such talents. They first became aware of the magic between them while collaborating on several musical projects, becoming The Black Feathers and life…

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June 2021

Big Ginger Tom Music presents Hannah Sanders & Ben Savage with support from Thom Ashworth

Friday, 25 June @ 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Orchard Hall
£15

Huddled round a single microphone, singing intimate duets with just mountain dulcimer, dobro and guitar, Hannah Sanders & Ben Savage are an acoustic duo that sound classically timeless, yet their music is unique. Since emerging in 2016, the duo recorded two studio albums, Before the Sun (2016) and Awake (2018), produced by award winning producer David Travers-Smith in Toronto. Both albums have gathered praise for the craft and skill of their musical writing and arranging. They have shared stages and…

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