Get Voting in our Photo Competition! – BLOG


Happy Friday everyone!

After a short break we’re back and just in time for the end of our Photo Competition!

Photo Competition Closes!

Thank you to everyone who has entered over the recent months. We have 13 great entries for you to vote on – they feature everything from bumblebees and swans to gorgeous flowers and landscapes; everything that signifies our theme – Springtime in Oakley Vale.

You can now vote for your favourite photo of the bunch and that person will win £50! As well as that a £50 donation will be made to the Oakley Vale Community Association. Just head to the link here –

In the coming weeks we will announce the winner and get that cheque on its way so make sure to vote while you can!

What’s On?

Now to have a look at what’s going on in Corby this weekend and beyond – don’t forget, if you’ve got any great events or clubs coming up then let us know and we’ll share them in our blog and social media:

Wild Sharing: Fruits of the Forest – Sat 9th June – Join printmaker Claire Morris-Wright for a day of printmaking using the forest as subject and material source! You will forage plant forms and fruits from the hedges surrounding Sudborough Green Lodge to create unique natural pestos and inks. Find out more.

Corby & District Lions Club Fun Day! – Sun 10th June – Classic Cars, Archery, Highland Dancers, Crafts & Charity Stalls, Carnival Princesses, Ukele Band, Dog Show, Grand Prize Draw, Bouncy Castle, Children’s Rides & Games. Ample car parking (donations on the gate). This event is supported by Corby Borough Council. Find out more.

Jousting & Medieval Living History Village – Sun 17th June – Skilled horsemanship and stunning, heart thumping, sword swinging, gut punching thrills will enthrall visitors to Rockingham Castle on 17th June. Find out more.

Garden Tour of Deene Park w/ Supper – Thur 21st June – This garden tour, hosted by Head Gardener Andrew Jones, is a must for gardening enthusiasts. Tour begins at 6:30pm. Takes 1hr 30m. Ends with 2 course meal prepared by the Family Chef. Groups of up to 20 people. £30 per person. Find out more.

Food & Drink Exhibition @ Corby Heritage Centre – Open until 23rd June – A great free exhibition with objects on display including Medieval Stoneware Jugs, Roman Bowls and Ornate Jars from the Corby Borough Council Collection. Please be advised that weekdays, the opening times are 1-4pm, Saturdays 11am-2pm (closed Sundays and Bank Holidays).

Have a great weekend whatever you’re doing and don’t forget – GET VOTING!