Comedy Cow Christmas Party

The perfect festive appetiser: hearty food, glow-inducing drinks, and lots of laughter provided by top-line stand-up comedians. See the What’s On Calendar for December 10th for details.

Stony Stratford Christmas Lanterns 2016

Take a look at our Lantern Project page for details of another glorious success, and some stunning pictures – watch out especially for Spike the Dragon, Pegasus the Flying Horse, The Wizard of Brill, and the Mayor & Mayoress of Milton Keynes.

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Jack and the Bard’s Talk

It’s Panto time again! Act Out & Act Up are delighted to present ‘Jack and the Bard’s Talk’ for some rip-roaring Stony Christmas fun.

There will be 2 performances – Friday 16 December at 6pm (doors 5.30pm) and Saturday 17 December at 2.30pm (doors 2.00pm). See the What’s On calendar for more details about tickets etc.

Lined up for January 2017

Check the What’s On page calendar for more details.

Stony Steam Lab – run by The Order of the Teapot

Saturday 14 January 2017 02.30 pm – 05.00 pm

Then 11th March, and every 2nd Saturday bi-monthly thereafter.


Bygone Stony Exhibition

(a StonyWords! event)

Saturday January 21st and Sunday January 22nd 2017, 2.00pm – 5.00pm both days

The highly-popular exhibition returns with more photos and news clippings and less Blu-Tack

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Bardic Trials 2017

Tuesday 24 January 2017, 07.30 pm – 11.00 pm

This is your chance to vote on who will be the next voice of Stony Stratford through poem, story or music to ring out the town’s praises at festivals and events all year. Could it be YOU?

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The Kings’ Courtesans

Saturday 28 January 2017, 08.00 pm – 10.30 pm

Those naughty British kings in the 17th century got up to all sorts, as documented by Princess Michael of Kent. Come and be intrigued.


Swinging Songwriters!

Friday 03 February 2017, 08.15 pm – 11.00 pm

Homage to those superb songwriters who felt that it don’t mean a thing if it ain’t got that swing.


Comedy Cow

Saturday 04 February 2017, 12.00 am

Returning after its Christmas break, the ever-popular Comedy Cow is back with more guaranteed hilarity. Future shows at York House will be on the first Saturday of the month.

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Oktoberfest German Bier Festival

Over 460 people enjoyed Oktoberfest when MKBiergarten (Wolverton) and York House joined  forces to bring you Stony’s first celebration of the great German beer festival.

The beer flowed, as did the conversations and the merriment. as the sun  began to set, the light returned courtesy of the splendid brass band joyfully encouraging Gemütlichkeit – good cheer!

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We NEARLY won an award!

‘Made in MK’ Awards 2016

York House Centre were delighted to be nominated and then short-listed for the ‘Best Community Project’ category at the inaugural ‘Made in MK’ awards organised by OneMK.

Jill Taylor (Trustee) and Fiona Trinder (Centre Manager) attended the awards ceremony at the Mercure Parkside Hotel in Woughton on the Green.  We had a fantastic time – sadly York House Centre didn’t win our award but congratulations to The Black Sheep Collective (Bar Bar Black Sheep in Wolverton) who did, they also took the overall award.  Congratulations also to our friends at MK Biergarten, Virtual Orchard and Hornes Brewery who all took awards home.

See a full list of winners at:-…/…/story.html