What happened in 2019

★ Spectacle of Light at Sudeley Castle 
Winchcombe nr. Cheltenham GL54 5JD
Peter Pan theme. Another breathtakingly beautiful trail of light and sound. Chloë joins the live team of performers and brings a completely new, interactive walkabout character: Her (Fairy!) Majesty’s Inspector of Fairies.
★ Sunday 1 December then 6–8 Dec, 12–23 Dec, 27–30 Dec 

What happened in 2018

4th – Festive Fables for Fairford U3A
20th – Festive Fables for Rosebank Care Home, Oxfordshire

Spectacle of Light at Sudeley Castle, Winchcombe GL54 5LP
Alice In Wonderland trail of light & sound
Chloë is ♥️ Queen of Hearts ♥️ “Orf with their heads!”Chloe of the Midnight Storytellers as Queen of Hearts at Spectacle of Light 2018

What happened in 2017

Agent Green the Dragon Whisperer at Spectacle of Light
Sudeley Castle, Winchcombe GL54 5LP
Various evenings 8–29 Dec [ Final event night 30 Dec]
Along the illuminated trail, the world’s only living Dragon Whisperer kept an eye on the Dragon Dungeon. Flickering flamelight and smoke, plus friendly roars, revealed that new DCHQ recruit Nightwatch was hard at work running Sudeley’s central heating system from deep under the tower.

14th – Festive Fables for Rosebank Care Home, Oxfordshire
18th – Festive Fables for Worcestershire WI

Hotel festive tree24th–Tuesday 26th Chloë’s Feast of Festive Fables
at The Old Swan & Minster Mill Hotel OX29 0RN
Award winning boutique hotel does Cotswold country Christmas – with a sparkling stories for all the family, plus grown-up Story Cabaret after dinner…
✨ Christmas Eve: 5pm Cotswold Christmas Tales. After dinner 9.15pm it’s Mistletoe Mysteries.
✨ Christmas Day: 4pm Family Festive Fables After dinner Mistletoe Magic
✨ Boxing Day: 4.30pm Festive Fantastic fables for all.

What happened in 2016

1st – Festive Fables for private party, Worcestershire
2ndSchools programme for Tenbury Wells, Worcestershire: Mistletoe Tales


Saturday 3rd Tenbury Wells Mistletoe Festival
11.30am MISTLETOE TALES at the Regal Cinema
47 Teme Street WR15 8AE    FREE SHOW
In full sparkle mode as the Mistletoe Storyteller, Chloë is MC for the day’s programme and performs wild winter fables and snowy stories for all the family.
Story show repeats 1.45pm

8pm–10pm Story Jam + FESTIVE FANTASTIC
King’s Head pub, Cross St WR15 8EG    FREE SHOW
Hosted by Rhubarb Rhubarb Creatives who worked with community groups to collect and record local stories of Tenbury Wells. Headline act is Chloë’s Festive Fantastic spoken word cabaret – from around the world and not just traditional stories!

24th-26th Chloë’s Feast of Festive Fables at The Old Swan & Minster Mill Hotel
Minster Lovell near Witney, Oxfordshire OX29 0RN
Tel 01993 774 441
Take one award winning boutique hotel, add one Cotswold country Christmas. Top with Chloë’s sparkling family storytelling plus tales with a twinkle in their eye for grown-ups after dinner…
✨ Christmas Eve: 5pm cuppa and cake and Cotswold Christmas Tales. After dinner around 9.15pm it’s Mistletoe Mysteries.
✨ Christmas Day: 4pm Family Festive Fables winter fun from around the world, for age 7+ and all fantasy fans … After dinner Mistletoe Magic romance, giggles and a spot of spookiness.
✨ Boxing Day: 4.30pm Relax with a cuppa and Festive Fantastic fables for all.
Festive Parties brochure and full hotel details at 

29thFestive Fables for Rosebank Care Home, Bampton, Oxfordshire


What happened in 2015

1st – Midwinter Dreaming Tales for Cotswold Pagan Group
3rd – 2.30pm  Festive Fables for Malvern WI
3rd – 8pm       Festive Fables for Callow WI

4th + 5th TenburyLogoSmall

– Schools storytelling + workshops, costumed walkabout + stories

8th – Christmas around the World for Brightwell-com-Sotwell WI

Thursday 10th – Escape into Story after school storytelling for age 7+
Cotswold Discovery Centre at The Old Prison, Northleach GL54 3JH

10th – Festive Fables Extra for Longworth & District Historical Society (Oxfordshire). Sparkling traditional tales of winter, the Cotswolds and all Britain

Friday 18th 6pmCarols at the Castle charity concert : Sudeley Castle near Cheltenham
Winchcombe GL54 5JD
– MC duties for Winchcombe Community Choir and the Salvation Army band playing in the floodlit Banqueting Hall ruins.

24th – Festive Fables for Rosebank Care Home, Bampton

24th-26th Chloë’s Feast of Festive Fables at The Old Swan & Minster Mill Hotel
Minster Lovell near Witney, Oxfordshire OX29 0RN
Tel 01993 774 441
One of the warmest Christmas welcomes in the Cotswolds. I add spoken word sparkle for families plus festive romance (and spookiness!) for grown-ups…
* Christmas Eve: after dinner ScaryTales for grown-ups, with a Cotswold emphasis
* Christmas Day: Afternoon teatime Family Festive Fables winter fun from around the world, for age 7+  After dinner Mistletoe Tales full of romance and laughter
* Boxing Day: 4pm Dragon Tales more fantastic stories for age 7+

What happened in 2014

Mistletoe Festival: Tenbury Wells
Wed 3rd Dec: Morning of Dragon Tales for schools; Afternoon Tea ‘n Tales at the Spotty Dog Café for local care home residents
Sat 6th Dec Mistletoe Day:
10.30am + 11.30am
 Coffee Time Tales for adults + teens
2.30pm Regal Cinema Community Centre The Dragon in Winter  New family storytelling show with fabulously costumed Agent Green the Dragon Whisperer. Thrilling fantasy for age 8-12 and all fans of Smaug and Toothless
7.30pm King’s Head  Night of Music & Stories (Festive Edition) Beautiful and darkly mischievous songs from Celtic-inspired folk duo Tinkerscuss who are sisters Bryony Holden (vocals) and Erin Holden (guitars). With stories from Chloë. For adults £10

Tuesday 9th  5pmXmas storytelling Children’s Xmas Party (Moreton in Marsh)
* Fair Shares FREE EVENT for local families. Age 7-12
at Fire Service College, London Rd GL56 0RH
– Tales from The Dragon in Winter with Agent Green the Dragon Whisperer

* My work today is donated to the Fair Shares skills network

Thursday 11th   6.30pm – 8.30pm Enchanted Tea Room logo
Festive Fables at The Enchanted Tea Room
89 High St, off Grosvenor Terrace, Cheltenham GL50 1DU
· Home made savouries and cakes served on vintage china
· Mysterious and romantic stories of winter and Christmas for teens and adults
£14 (concession £10) – very limited places, booking essential – 07824 700801

Saturday 13th  4pm – 6pm
Family Festive Fables at The Enchanted Tea Room
·  Magical tales of winter and Christmas from around the world for storyloving children (age 8+) also teens and adults. Please note that neither stories nor venue are suitable for wandering toddlers
Adult £14   Concession £10  Child £8  booking essential – 07824 700801

Sunday 14th   3.30pm – 5.30pm
Afternoon Tea & Tales: Festive Fables at The Burrow Café
Discover the winter story heritage of many cultures. Includes spooky moments and mild adult references. Cuppa and cake cost around £5.  Storytelling:  Pay what you think the show is worth!

Thursday 18th  6.30pm – 8.30pm
Festive Fables at The Enchanted Tea Room

Saturday 20th  4pm – 6pm
Family Festive Fables at The Enchanted Tea Room

Saturday 20th  7.30pm  Night of Music & Stories : Wold Tour
Adlestrop Village Hall, Gloucestershire
Gorgeous melody and dark laughter to celebrate the nature, magic and mystery of Britain and beyond.

Christmas Eve – Christmas Day – Boxing Day
Old Swan & Minster Mill country boutique hotel
Minster Lovell near Witney, Oxfordshire OX29 0RN
Luxury Christmas celebrations. Chloë is invited back to perform
·  Family and adult Festive Fables
·  Dragon Tales and Tales from the Dragon Saddle (for age 7+ and fantasy fans)

28th – Crackers! for Cultural Breaks guests at Runnymede Hotel, Egham (Berkshire).
Post festive giggles in the purlieu of Windsor Castle.

What happened in 2013

16th – Festive Fables for Great Rollright WI, Oxfordshire
24th Christmas Eve, 25th Christmas Day, 26th, Boxing Day, 30th, 31st New Year’s Eve – Festive Fables and Dragon Tales family and adult editions at Old Swan & Minster Mill, Oxfordshire

What happened in 2012

11th – By popular demand, Chloë returns to Kingston Bagpuize & Southmoor WI (Oxfordshire) with Festive Fables
Thursday 13th – Festive Fables for Oxfam fundraising lunch, Ross-on-Wye
Tuesday 25th – Christmas Day Festive Fables  5pm Whittlebury Hall Hotel, nr Silverstone: Tales of snow magic and adventure plus Chloë’s unique version of the classic Russian legend of Babushka

What happened in 2011

Sunday 4th – 2.45pm New Inn, Gloucester: ‘Angry Robin Ate My Christmas’: ARTournament Gloucester festive giggles 2pm-8.30pm (me 2.45pm) Sunday chillout session
21st – Crackers! for Bibury & Barnsley WI
25th – Festive Fables at Whittlebury Hall Hotel, Silverstone 5pm Family storytelling to add magic to your Christmas afternoon

What happened in 2010

6th – Thought provoking tales for ‘Pint of View’ pub discussion group, Amberley (Gloucs)
7th – Festive Fables for Southam WI (Oxfordshire)
Sunday 12 Dec – Family Festive Fables with Cream Tea 2pm – 4pm Hidcote Manor NT (Gloucestershire). Stories of ice magic, generosity and a feisty old Babushka. Shining with the true spirit of Christmas.
14th – Festive Fables for Oddington WI (Gloucs)
16th – Back to Bablake School, Coventry, with Winter around the World
24th – Festive Fables for Richmond Painswick retirement village (Gloucs)
25th Christmas Day – Festive Fables at Whittlebury Hall Hotel, Silverstone

What happened in 2009

Thursday 3 December  5.45pm  Festive Fables High St, Cheltenham
5th – Tales of Lust & Chocolate for private party, Cheltenham
9th – Festive Fables for Chedworth WI
10 December  5.30pm Beechwood Mall, Cheltenham Street show Family Festive Fables
12th-19th  ‘Winter Markets’ Arts Club cruise aboard Balmoral (Fred Olsen) 5 different shows
30 December – Family Festive Fables Cirencester Library  FREE SHOW

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