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Dancing Away Photography By Mikhail Baryshnikov

The first UK exhibition of the photography of the world famous dancer, actor and accomplished photographer, providing a visual representation of the artist's very personal interpretation of dance and performance.

Contini Art UK, London W1S

Sat 29 Nov

Free / 020 7495 5101

Sun 30 Nov

Free / 020 7495 5101

Mon 1 Dec

Free / 020 7495 5101

…and 61 more dates until 31 Jan 2015

St Andrew's Day Celebrations

The capital celebrates Scotland's patron saint with a programme of free events in St Andrew Square. There's storytelling in the Spiegeltent with Jess Smith and Aiden Moffat; Scottish dance workshops led by the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society; a Family Ceilidh hosted by the Robert Fish Band and demonstrations on the…

St Andrew Square, Edinburgh

Sun 30 Nov

Free

All events are free but some workshops and performances are ticketed. Part of Edinburgh's Christmas.

The Feastival of St Andrew

Some top-notch Scottish street food, music, spoken word and street art at this feastival in honour of St Andrew's Day.

SWG3, Glasgow

Sun 30 Nov

£5 (free before 2pm; children free all day) / 0141 357 7246

Stan Douglas

An overview of the work of major Canadian artist Stan Douglas, featuring videos and image works such as Der Sandmann, Hogan's Alley and Hotel Vancouver.

Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh

Fri 28 Nov

Free / 0131 225 2383

Note: Fruitmarket Gallery is closed from Wed 24–Fri 26 Dec inclusively.

  • 11:00 – 18:00 Stan Douglas Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh

Sat 29 Nov

Free / 0131 225 2383

Note: Fruitmarket Gallery is closed from Wed 24–Fri 26 Dec inclusively.

  • 11:00 – 18:00 Stan Douglas Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 30 Nov

Free / 0131 225 2383

Note: Fruitmarket Gallery is closed from Wed 24–Fri 26 Dec inclusively.

  • 12:00 – 17:00 Stan Douglas Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh
…and 74 more dates until 15 Feb 2015

Treasure Island

Classic swashbuckling panto action starring Johnny Mac, Stephen Purdon and Michelle McManus.

Pavilion Theatre, Glasgow

Thu 4 Dec

£17.50–£22.50 / 0141 332 1846

Tue 9 Dec

£17.50–£22.50 / 0141 332 1846

Thu 11 Dec

£17.50–£22.50 / 0141 332 1846

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Absent Voices: Sugar Archive

A collection of work featuring everything from paintings and photography to poetry and film, reflecting on Scotland and the sugar industry. The likes of Liz Lochhead, Alan Carlisle and Alastair Cook are just some of the artists involved in the collective.

McLean Museum and Art Gallery, Greenock

Sat 29 Nov

Free / 01475 715624

Mon 1 Dec

Free / 01475 715624

Tue 2 Dec

Free / 01475 715624

…and 13 more dates until 20 Dec

Glasgow on Ice

A chance to perfect your pirouettes (or at least let go of the side) as George Square's open air ice rink returns for another year accompanied by non-stop music. There are funfair rides (including the return of the Big Wheel), free activities for families in the Christmas Workshop and themed nights on the rink including…

George Square, Glasgow

Fri 28 Nov

£8–£12 (£6–£10; Children £6–£9; Family £29–£35)

Sat 29 Nov

£8–£12 (£6–£10; Children £6–£9; Family £29–£35)

Sun 30 Nov

£8–£12 (£6–£10; Children £6–£9; Family £29–£35)

…and 30 more dates until 31 Dec

The Winter Brocante at Petworth House & Parkland

A fair dedicated to country home interiors.

Petworth House

Sat 29 Nov

£5 (under 14s free) / 01403 780381

Glasgow Christmas Market

Enjoy the hustle and bustle of the Christmas market with German bratwurst, sweet treats and a sparkling array of gifts and decorations. The legendary Gluhwein House returns serving Gluhwein, Bavarian beers and mulled cider in festive flavours including Rocking Robin and Merry Mixed Berry.

Argyle Street, Glasgow

Fri 28 Nov

Free

Sat 29 Nov

Free

Sun 30 Nov

Free

…and 21 more dates until 21 Dec

Walter Waygood

An exhibition in two parts, featuring the work of acclaimed Welsh photographer Walter Waygood. Comprising 'The Merthyr Photographs' and 'Santa Claus: The Photographs', this is an intriguing blend of realism and humour.

Red House, Merthyr Tydfil

Fri 28 Nov

Free / 01685 384 111

Sat 29 Nov

Free / 01685 384 111

Mon 1 Dec

Free / 01685 384 111

…and 26 more dates until 31 Dec back to top

Christmas at Randall & Aubin

Let's face it, Christmas is a good excuse to eat a tonne of food, and this restaurant's serving up the festive works, with everything from lobster to spit roast pork belly on offer.

Randall & Aubin, London W1F

Mon 1 Dec

Free

Tue 2 Dec

Free

Wed 3 Dec

Free

…and 28 more dates until 31 Dec

Girls' Day Out

The women's lifestyle, health, beauty and fashion event returns to Scotland with its biggest show yet.

SECC, Glasgow

Sun 30 Nov

£12 / 0141 248 3000

New Lanark Christmas Experience

The New Lanark Christmas Experience features a pantomime, a trip to Santa's grotto and the Spirit of Christmas ride.

New Lanark World Heritage Village

Sat 29 Nov

£9.50; £35 two adults, two children; £48 two adults, four children / 01555 661345

Sun 30 Nov

£9.50; £35 two adults, two children; £48 two adults, four children / 01555 661345

Sat 6 Dec

£9.50; £35 two adults, two children; £48 two adults, four children / 01555 661345

…and 6 more dates until 24 Dec

Stick Man

  • Directed by: Sally Cookson
  • Written by: Benji Bower (music)

A show about a family of stick people. Presented by Scamp Theatre. Ages 3+.

Leicester Square Theatre, London WC2H

Sat 29 Nov

£12–£19.50 ( £50–£60) / 0844 545 8252

  • 10:30 Stick Man Leicester Square Theatre, London

Sun 30 Nov

£12–£19.50 ( £50–£60) / 0844 545 8252

  • 10:30 Stick Man Leicester Square Theatre, London

Wed 3 Dec

£12–£19.50 ( £50–£60) / 0844 545 8252

  • 10:30 Stick Man Leicester Square Theatre, London
…and 25 more dates until 4 Jan 2015

The Lowry, Salford

Thu 28 May 2015

Quays

£13.50 / 0844 545 8252

Sat 30 May 2015

Quays

£13.50 / 0844 545 8252

Sun 31 May 2015

Quays

£13.50 / 0844 545 8252

Bobo Social Boho Christmas

Bobo Social go all Christmassy with their menu.

BOBO Social, London W1T

Mon 1 Dec

Free

Tue 2 Dec

Free

Wed 3 Dec

Free

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Fairy And Make-A-Wish UK Attempt To Break The Guinness World Records Title For The World’s Largest Cake Sculpture

Donate money and your tummy to Make-A-Wish UK and enjoy a slice of giant record breaking cake sculpture. Each slice helps children and young people with life-threatening conditions realise their dreams.

Westfield Shopping Centre, London W12

Snow White

Written by Alan McHugh with Music by Karen McIver and Directed by Jonathan Stone. Written, directed and produced by the Team that brought you last year's enchanting Pinocchio and 2012's magical Hansel and Gretel, Snow White promises to be the perfect Christmas outing - full of the traditional Carnegie Hall festive…

Carnegie Hall, Dunfermline

Tue 2 Dec

£14.50 (£11.50; Children £11.50; Family £11) / 01383 602302

Wed 3 Dec

£14.50 (£11.50; Children £11.50; Family £11) / 01383 602302

Fri 5 Dec

£14.50 (£11.50; Children £11.50; Family £11) / 01383 602302

…and 4 more dates until 17 Dec

The Country Living Magazine Christmas Fair

The fair returns to Scotland, bringing with it over 200 exhibitors showcasing the finest in crafts, garden and home accessories, jewellery, clothing and homemade food and drink. Demonstrations and tasting sessions also take place each day.

Harrogate International Centre

Sat 29 Nov

prices vary / 01423 537230

Sun 30 Nov

prices vary / 01423 537230

Llandeilo Edwardian Christmas Fayre

An opportunity to browse festive craft and food stalls, perfect for picking up a unique gift, with our staff and volunteers dressed in traditional Edwardian costume and Santa in his grotto down in the Ale Cellar of Newton House.

Dinefwr Park & Castle, Llandeilo

Sat 29 Nov

Free, plus admission £4, child £2, family £10 & 14 / 01558 824512

Sun 30 Nov

Free, plus admission £4, child £2, family £10 & 14 / 01558 824512

Excalibur Computer Fairs

Computer and technology fair.

The National Motorcycle Museum, Solihull

Sat 6 Dec

£4 ( £2.50; £2.50; £2) / 01675 443311

Sat 20 Dec

£4 ( £2.50; £2.50; £2) / 01675 443311

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Frances Macdonald: Beyond Storm Island

Views of the coastline of Argyll and the Western Isles.

The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh

Fri 28 Nov

Free / 0131 558 1200

Sat 29 Nov

Free / 0131 558 1200

Mon 1 Dec

Free / 0131 558 1200

…and 20 more dates until 24 Dec

Snow White & The Seven Dwarfs

A spectacular pantomime with spellbinding scenery, dazzling costumes and amazing special effects. Heading the cast is Kim Woodburn (How Clean Is Your House and I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here) and Melissa Wells (Hollyoaks) alongside Liverpool's wonderfully Wicked Queen Charlie Griffiths.

The Brindley, Runcorn

Mon 22 Dec

£18 (£17; Children £13.50) / 0151 907 8360

Wed 24 Dec

£18 (£17; Children £13.50) / 0151 907 8360

Tue 30 Dec

£18 (£17; Children £13.50) / 0151 907 8360

Castle Fine Art, London W1J

Fri 5 Dec

Free / 020 3588 0011

Sat 6 Dec

Free / 020 3588 0011

Sun 7 Dec

Free / 020 3588 0011

…and 20 more dates until 27 Dec

There's A Good Girl Exhibition

VivaWomen! are showcasing advertising's most audacious women artists in an exhibition curated by Saatchi & Saatchi London. The exhibition will open at Saatchi & Saatchi and move to the Assembly Rooms for public display from 1-19 December.

The Assembly Rooms, London W1F

Mon 1 Dec

Free

Tue 2 Dec

Free

Wed 3 Dec

Free

…and 12 more dates until 19 Dec

Brancepeth Castle Christmas Craft Fair

3-day, quality craft fair exhibiting own-make British crafts. Approx 70 stalls inside Grade 1 listed castle. Fairs established 1987. Open Fri, Sat 10:00-17:00, Sun 12:00-17:00. Entry £2.50/£1.50 OAP, free U14yrs accompanied. Tearooms. Free parking.

Brancepeth Castle, Durham

Fri 28 Nov

£2.50 ( £1.50) / 0191 378 0628

Sat 29 Nov

£2.50 ( £1.50) / 0191 378 0628

Sun 30 Nov

£2.50 ( £1.50) / 0191 378 0628

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