Located between the historiric market towns of Thrapston and Oundle. Ideal to visit Barnwell Country Park which comprises 37 acres of lakes, riverbank and meadows to explore. Come and join the fun at Thurning Feast! This is a spectacular festival, which takes place on â¦whichever day the 25th of July falls on! This vibrant village feast brings the local community together in aid of raising funds for the upkeep of Thurning Village Hall and the Church of St James. Alongside great live music, a funfair and children’s entertainment, Thurning Feast also offers a variety of multi-national foods and a fabulous selection of locally made cakes and teas for a quintessentially English experience.