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Hot Mess

Queer dance party where the focus is on the music, which is a heady mix of pop classics, obscure synthwave, house, techno and disco from the safe hands of DJ Simonotron.

The Annexe at the Liquid Room, Edinburgh

Fri 31 Oct

£4 before 11.30pm; £6 after / 0131 225 2564

  • 23:00 – 03:00 Hot Mess The Annexe at the Liquid Room, Edinburgh

Fri 28 Nov

£4 before 11.30pm; £6 after / 0131 225 2564

  • 23:00 – 03:00 Hot Mess The Annexe at the Liquid Room, Edinburgh

The Poetry Club, Glasgow

Sat 8 Nov

£6 / 0141 357 7246

  • 22:00 – 02:00 Hot Mess The Poetry Club, Glasgow

Sat 13 Dec

£6 / 0141 357 7246

  • 22:00 – 02:00 Hot Mess The Poetry Club, Glasgow

Motown's Greatest Hits: How Sweet It Is

Celebrating over 50 years of Motown music with tributes to The Four Tops and The Temptations, Stevie Wonder, the Jackson 5 and many more.

The Broadway Theatre, Barking

Fri 14 Nov

£20 (£18.50) / 020 8507 5607

Burnley Mechanics

Fri 21 Nov

£20 (£18) / 01282 664400

The Edinburgh Playhouse

Fri 30 Jan 2015

£24 / 0844 871 3014

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Stockton Fireworks Display

Annual Bonfire Night event at Stockton Riverside with a themed display, radio roadshow and funfair. Display kicks off at 7.30pm.

Stockton Riverside, Stockton-on-Tees

Wed 5 Nov

Free

Edzell Village Fireworks

Local fireworks display run by Edzell Village Improvement Society with hotdogs, burgers and home-made soup available. Fireworks display at 6.45pm.

Edzell Muir

Sat 1 Nov

Free

Martyn Joseph

Cult singer-songwriter, described as the 'Welsh Springsteen', making social and spiritual comment through his acoustic songs.

The Brook, Southampton

Sun 16 Nov

£18; £16 adv / 023 8055 5366

Bush Hall, London W12

Sun 30 Nov

£16 / 020 8222 6955

City Halls, Glasgow

Fri 7 Nov

£16–£18 / 0141 353 8000

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Numbers are Futile

Drums, synth and vocals duo mixing indie and electronica.

Assembly Roxy, Edinburgh

Thu 13 Nov

£9 / 0131 623 3030

Henry's Cellar Bar, Edinburgh

Sat 1 Nov

£5 / 0131 629 4101

City of Inverness Fireworks Display

The Highlands' capital host their annual fireworks display.

Bught Park, Inverness

Wed 5 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 01463 724262

Danbury Fireworks

An annual fireworks display to celebrate Bonfire Night, featuring a funfair, beer tent and 'stage entertainment'.

Danbury Outdoors, Chelmsford

Sat 8 Nov

£6–£7 (Under 13s £3–£4) / 07792 963498

Drayton Manor Fireworks

Huge firework displays set these Bonfire Night celebrations off with a bang at 7pm. Last admission at 6pm, with most rides open until 9pm.

Drayton Manor Theme Park, Tamworth

Sat 1 Nov

£25 (Children £5–£20; under 2s free) / 0844 472 1960

Sun 2 Nov

£25 (Children £5–£20; under 2s free) / 0844 472 1960

Musselburgh Firework Display

Spectacular fireworks display, kicking off at 7pm.

Fisherrow Links, Musselburgh

Wed 5 Nov

Prices to be confirmed

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Strathclyde Park Fireworks

An extravaganza of music and fireworks. Bonfire lit at 7.30pm followed by fireworks at 8pm.

Strathclyde Country Park, Motherwell

Wed 5 Nov

Free / 01389 738762

The Woods Bonfire Night

Bonfire night party with sparklers, fireworks, fire eaters and magicians.

The Woods, Leeds

Wed 5 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0113 307 0111

Cardenden Community Bonfire & Fireworks Display

Bonfire and fireworks with a torch-lit children's procession.

Wallsgreen Park, Cardenden

Fri 7 Nov

Free / 01592 414843

Hellfire Comedy Club

Guest acts take to the stage for an evening of laughter.

G Live, Guildford

Wed 19 Nov

£30 / 0844 770 1797

Guest acts take to the stage for an evening of laughter.

Thu 18 Dec

£30 / 0844 770 1797

Guest acts take to the stage for an evening of laughter.

Watford Colosseum

Wed 19 Nov

£18 / 0845 075 3993

English Comedian of the Year finalist Joel Dommett is joined by Sara Pascoe and Rob Rouse.

Wycombe Swan, High Wycombe

Thu 6 Nov

Hellfire Comedy Club

£6 / 01494 512000

Guest acts take to the stage for an evening of laughter.

Thu 13 Nov

Hellfire Comedy Club

£6 / 01494 512000

Guest acts take to the stage for an evening of laughter.

Thu 20 Nov

Hellfire Comedy Club

£6 / 01494 512000

Guest acts take to the stage for an evening of laughter.

…and 4 more dates until 18 Dec

Spennymoor Town Council Fireworks

Bonfire Night celebration with fireworks display. Fireworks begin at approximately 6.15pm. Booking is essential.

High Whitworth Playing Fields, Spennymoor

Wed 5 Nov

Free to residents

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Hotcakes Leeds

Electronic dance music courtesy of Jack Beats, Deekline, Jurassik, Tim Toil, Wetty & Fenzo in room 1, plus SA B2B Sandy, Chad & Budgie, Zanda, Watchitt ft Maroose and Jammy D B2B D.Lusive in room 2.

The Faversham, Leeds

Sat 15 Nov

£10–£15; £8 early birds / 0113 243 1481

Lochee Park Firework Display

Live music and entertainment lead make this a night out for the whole family. Bonfire lit at 6.15pm followed by fireworks at 7pm.

Lochee Park, Dundee

Wed 5 Nov

Free

Moseley Fireworks and Bonfire

Family fireworks evening with food stalls, licensed bar and live band. Bonfire lit at 6.30pm, fireworks at 7.30pm.

Moseley C of E Primary School, Birmingham

Sat 8 Nov

£6 (£3) / 0121 449 0441

Seaham Town Council Fireworks Display

Bonfire Night celebration with fireworks display.

North Terrace Area, Seaham

Fri 31 Oct

Prices to be confirmed

David Mitchell: The Bone Clocks

The author of Cloud Atlas introduces and discusses his latest novel.

Conway Hall, London WC1R

Wed 12 Nov

£12.84–£16.05 / 020 7242 8032

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Disney on Ice: Magical Ice Festival

A colourful and exciting ice show featuring characters from Frozen, Tangled, The Little Mermaid and more.

Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centre (AECC)

Wed 11 Mar 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 477 9000

Thu 12 Mar 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 477 9000

Fri 13 Mar 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 477 9000

…and 2 more dates until 15 Mar 2015

Capital FM Arena, Nottingham

Thu 7 May 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 412 4624

Fri 8 May 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 412 4624

Sat 9 May 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 412 4624

First Direct Arena, Leeds

Wed 13 May 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 248 1585

Thu 14 May 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 248 1585

Fri 15 May 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 248 1585

…and 2 more dates until 17 May 2015

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Explosion! Museum's Fireworks Spectacular

A host of children's activities give this Bonfire Night fireworks display a family-friendly twist. Fireworks begin at 7pm.

Explosion!, Museum Of Naval Firepower, Gosport

Sun 2 Nov

£4.80 (Children £3.20; under 5s free; Family £14) / 023 9250 5600

Firework Display

Lillington Firework Display.

Lillington School, Leamington Spa

Sat 1 Nov

£5

Lee Evans: Monsters

The manic comedian (and actor – remember There's Something about Mary ?) takes his fast-paced gags onto the road again.

Liverpool Echo Arena & Convention Centre

Fri 31 Oct

£30 / 0844 800 0400

Sat 1 Nov

£30 / 0844 800 0400

Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle upon Tyne

Thu 6 Nov

£30 / 0844 493 6666

Fri 7 Nov

£30 / 0844 493 6666

Sat 8 Nov

£30 / 0844 493 6666

Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

Mon 24 Nov

£30 / 02920 224488

Tue 25 Nov

£30 / 02920 224488

Wed 26 Nov

£30 / 02920 224488

…and 4 more dates until 30 Nov

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Walton-le-Dale Charity Bonfire and Fireworks Display

Annual Bonfire Night celebration organised by Walton-le-Dale Recreation Society complete with fantastic fireworks display.

Walton-le-Dale Recreation Ground, Preston

Sat 1 Nov

£3 (Children £1 when accompanied by an adult)

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