Begin the new year in the best way possible by getting out and about this January.

Whether you are someone visiting Aylesbury and the surrounding areas or a Buckinghamshire resident, the region boasts much to be proud of.

From arts and culture, to visitor attractions, history and heritage, food and drink, as well as the usual family fun, there is much to be inspired by.

The Waterside Theatre continues to offer its usual mix of live entertainment, including music and comedy, as well as screenings of new and classic films.

Some of the highlights include the Nerubashenko Ballet’s productions of classics Swan Lake and The Nutracker as well as Harry Hill’s Pedigree Fun stand up tour. There is also a dementia friendly screening of Singin’ in the Rain. Find out more here.

Elsewhere, lots more can be found at the Discover Bucks Museum. Find out about their fabulous exhibitions here. The Queens Park Arts Centre and The Petri Dish too offer a diverse programme of activities, from workshops, to comedy and other live performances.

There is so much more to explore. Our friends at Visit Buckinghamshire have put together this great guide to help you discover the best the county has to offer