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Neu! Reekie!

Avant-garde spoken word, film and music fusion night describing itself as 'playing host to the sinister and the sanguine'.

Pilrig St Paul's Church, Edinburgh

Fri 30 May

£7 in advance; £9 on the door / 0131 553 1876

This time 'round Neu! Reekie! offers up hip hop/funk act Bang Dirty; TS Eliot and Costa Prize nominated poet Helen Mort; electroacoustic sounds from Wolf (aka Kim Moore, formerly of Zoey Van Goey); an animation showcase from John Davide; and more to be announced. Plus all ye good people get a free pint of Heverlee.

Platform, Glasgow

Sat 19 Jul

Times to be confirmed / £15 / 0141 276 9696

Part of East End Social.

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Fri 25 Apr

£8.50 / 0845 874 3001

This edition, Michael Pedersen and Kevin Williamson host Fife folktronica act the Pitctish Trail; poet and short story writer Salena Godden; and the launch of a collection from the late Tom McGrath, read by 'assorted cultural bigwigs'; plus more names to be announced.

Salsa Aberdeen Dance Classes

Fun and energetic dance classes teaching a number of different Salsa styles. Beginners are welcome and no partner needed.

La Tasca, Aberdeen

Sun 27 Apr

£4–£5 / 01224 212001

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Wed 30 Apr

£4–£5 / 01224 212001

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Sun 4 May

£4–£5 / 01224 212001

  • 19:00 – 21:00
…and 85 more dates until 25 Feb 2015

Erotica Show 2014

The consumer lifestyle show and exhibition with an opportunity to purchase adult toys and romantic gifts, fashionwear and jewellery, books and magazines, and meet glamour models or adult film performers, view a stage show and attend seminars, discussions and workshops, on all things erotic. Not suitable for ages below 18.

Tobacco Dock, London E1W

Fri 3 Oct

Times to be confirmed

Sat 4 Oct

Times to be confirmed

Sun 5 Oct

Times to be confirmed

Club Lounge (Event tickets not included)

Get the VIP treatment pre-show.

New Theatre, Oxford

Thu 24 Apr

£15 / 0870 606 3500

Fri 25 Apr

£15 / 0870 606 3500

Sat 26 Apr

£15 / 0870 606 3500

…and 131 more dates until 28 Feb 2015

Bruce Munro: Field of Light

Installation artist Bruce Munro sets up 9500 glass spheres and then turns on the lights to make us all ohh and ahh.

St Andrew Square, Edinburgh

Wed 23 Apr

Free

  • 01:00 (Thursday morning)

Thu 24 Apr

Free

  • 01:00 (Friday morning)

Fri 25 Apr

Free

  • 01:00 (Saturday morning)

Sat 26 Apr

Free

  • 01:00 (Sunday morning)

All Saints Arts Centre, London N20

Mon 28 Apr

Studio

Phone for prices / 020 8445 8388

  • 09:00 – 10:30

Mon 5 May

Studio

Phone for prices / 020 8445 8388

  • 09:00 – 10:30

Mon 12 May

Studio

Phone for prices / 020 8445 8388

  • 09:00 – 10:30
…and 4 more dates until 9 Jun

Brentwood Centre

Fri 25 Apr

Phone for prices / 01277 215151

  • 09:45 – 10:45

Mon 28 Apr

Phone for prices / 01277 215151

  • 19:30 – 20:30

Fri 2 May

Phone for prices / 01277 215151

  • 09:45 – 10:45
…and 17 more dates until 30 Jun

Canal Court Hotel, Newry

Tue 29 Apr

£5

  • 19:30 – 20:15

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Lindy Hop Class

Jump, jive and wail at these weekly classes.

Wight Rock, Ryde

Tue 29 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 01983 615500

  • 19:30 – 23:00

Tue 6 May

Prices to be confirmed / 01983 615500

  • 19:30 – 23:00

Tue 13 May

Prices to be confirmed / 01983 615500

  • 19:30 – 23:00
…and 32 more dates until 23 Dec

Baby Loves Disco

Baby Loves Disco is a chance for babies, toddlers, preschoolers and their parents to get their respective grooves on and enjoy some dayclubbing with real club DJs spinning retro and pop tunes. Chillout room, themed crafts, facepainting, healthy snacks and more – all included in the price, plus licensed bar for parents.

Audio, Brighton

Mon 5 May

£15 / 01273 624343

Mon 26 May

£15–£30 / 01273 624343

Electric Circus, Edinburgh

Sun 27 Apr

£12 / 0131 226 4224

Sun 22 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 226 4224

Gilt Bar & Lounge, London EC3R

Sat 26 Apr

£10

Also on at:

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50 Things To Do Before You're 11¾

Kid-oriented wildlife activities.

National Trust: Aberdulais Tin Works And Waterfall, Neath

Sat 24 May

£4.80 (Children £2.40; £12) / 01639 636674

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Sun 25 May

£4.80 (Children £2.40; £12) / 01639 636674

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Mon 26 May

£4.80 (Children £2.40; £12) / 01639 636674

  • 11:00 – 16:00

National Trust: Beningbrough Hall, Beningbrough, York

Sat 24 May

Free / 01904 472027

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Sun 25 May

Free / 01904 472027

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Mon 26 May

Free / 01904 472027

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Clumber Park, Worksop

Sat 24 May

Free, plus admission charges

  • 11:00 – 14:00

Sun 25 May

Free, plus admission charges

  • 11:00 – 14:00

Mon 26 May

Free, plus admission charges

  • 11:00 – 14:00
…and 31 more dates until 31 Aug

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Hatha Yoga

The class deals with posture work, breathing techniques, relaxation and visualisation.

Acacia Hall, Dartford

Mon 28 Apr

£4.80 / 01322 343475

  • 19:00 – 20:15

Mon 5 May

£4.80 / 01322 343475

  • 19:00 – 20:15

Mon 12 May

£4.80 / 01322 343475

  • 19:00 – 20:15
…and 2 more dates until 26 May

Arts Centre Washington

Wed 30 Apr

£4.50 / 0191 219 3455

  • 10:00 – 11:30

Wed 7 May

£4.50 / 0191 219 3455

  • 10:00 – 11:30

Wed 14 May

£4.50 / 0191 219 3455

  • 10:00 – 11:30
…and 2 more dates until 28 May

Bucks Student Union, High Wycombe

Thu 24 Apr

£5.50 per class / 01494 601600

  • 17:05 – 18:00

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Billy Smart's Circus

This all human performance includes an Australian flying trapeze act, a foot operated bow and arrow routine, acrobats, jugglers, aerialists and a fire tricks.

King's Parade, New Brighton

Wed 23 Apr

Times & prices vary / 0844 4155 228

Thu 24 Apr

Times & prices vary / 0844 4155 228

Fri 25 Apr

Times & prices vary / 0844 4155 228

…and 2 more dates until 27 Apr

Le Mo-Tour

First prize £100. Runners up prizes include Sunday Brunch for 4 at Hotel du Vin, day at Ripon Races, season ticket to Kilnsey Park and more.

Middlesmoor Village Hall, Harrogate

Wed 23 Apr

£10 Per Car / 01423 712584

  • 12:15 – 23:45

Thu 24 Apr

£10 Per Car / 01423 712584

  • 12:15 – 23:45

Fri 25 Apr

£10 Per Car / 01423 712584

  • 12:15 – 23:45
…and 66 more dates until 30 Jun

Wick Farmers’ Market

A well supported market running since the turn of the century in Market Square, held every Saturday. Regular stallholders include Caithness Free Range Eggs; Skirza Horticultural Products, who sell their own honey, and Greystones Pork’s pork, lamb and beef. Bulno Products produce gluten-free and regular bread and sweet and…

Market Place, Wick

Sat 26 Apr

Free / 01847 821417

  • 09:00 – 16:30

Sat 3 May

Free / 01847 821417

  • 09:00 – 16:30

Sat 10 May

Free / 01847 821417

  • 09:00 – 16:30
…and 33 more dates until 27 Dec back to top

Evolution Show

Petrolheads will become hydrogen heads if this motoring show has its way.

Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh

Sat 26 Apr

Free / 0131 335 6200

  • 09:30 – 16:30

Pussy Whipped Festival

Three-dayer organised by Edinburgh's queer-feminist underground music night, with a progamme that spans gigs, club nights, films and workshops. The 2014 line-up is typically impressive. Across the weekend there are performances from – among many many others – Maybecyborgs (Germany) – gender fucking art indie pop…

Wee Red Bar, Edinburgh

Fri 25 Apr

Times vary / £6 in advance; £8 on the door / 0131 229 1442

Sat 26 Apr

Times vary / £6 in advance; £8 on the door / 0131 229 1442

Sun 27 Apr

Times vary / £6 in advance; £8 on the door / 0131 229 1442

The Gregson Centre, Lancaster

Wed 30 Apr

Phone for prices / 01524 849959

  • 16:00

Colchester Means Business

Demonstrations, exhibitor stands and guest speakers.

Charter Hall, Colchester Leisure World

Wed 14 May

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01206 282020

An Evening with Michael Woodford

Author, whistleblower and former CEO of Olympus Corporation Michael Woodford speaks about his experience in the business world and his new role as a supporter of best-practice corporate governance. This black-tie event in support of the Galapagos Conservation Trust also includes a drinks reception and dinner, plus an…

Bridgewater House, London SW1A

Tue 10 Jun

£200 / 020 7399 7440

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Singled Out 30+ Singles

Socialise and mingle at this disco for singles.

The Hilcote Country Club, Alfreton

Wed 23 Apr

£4 / 07940 139570

  • 20:30 – 01:00

Thu 24 Apr

£4 / 07940 139570

  • 20:30 – 01:00

Fri 25 Apr

£4 / 07940 139570

  • 20:30 – 01:00
…and 154 more dates until 26 Sep

Truckfest Scotland

Scotland's largest truck festival with plenty of entertainment for all the family.

Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh

Sat 2 Aug

Prices vary / 01775 768661

  • 08:00 – 17:00

Sun 3 Aug

Prices vary / 01775 768661

  • 08:00 – 17:00

MHOR Festival

A huge array of activities are on offer at this festival, including baking competitions, a Great British Feast with food prepared by star Scottish chefs and many more activities for kids and adults alive. There's plenty to eat and drink, too – from a barbecue to an oyster bar, beer festival and a food market buffet. A…

Monachyle Mhor, Lochearnhead

Sat 24 May

£5 (Children free) / 01877 384622

  • 11:00 – 01:00

Sun 25 May

£5 (Children free) / 01877 384622

  • 12:00 – 03:00

Edinburgh Little League Junior Baseball

If you harbour visions of your kids pitching for the Red Sox one day, these weekly baseball matches and training sessions should help them hone their ball skills and give you a taste of classic Americana to boot (don't forget the hot dogs and potato chips). Ages 6–13.

Warriston Playing Fields, Edinburgh

Sun 27 Apr

£10–£20

  • 12:00 – 12:45
  • 13:00 – 15:00

Sun 4 May

£10–£20

  • 12:00 – 12:45
  • 13:00 – 15:00

Sun 11 May

£10–£20

  • 12:00 – 12:45
  • 13:00 – 15:00
…and 21 more dates until 5 Oct

Edinburgh's Free Walking Tours

A knowledgeable guide takes you through the closes of Edinburgh old town.

Tron Kirk, Edinburgh

Thu 24 Apr

Free

Fri 25 Apr

Free

Sat 26 Apr

Free

…and 96 more dates until 31 Jul back to top