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Art Masterclass: First Flowers of the Year - Janet Dyer

Have you looked closely at the flowers picked early in the year? This is an opportunity to explore drawing and painting delicate, vibrant and sometimes subtle colours of flowers and leaves as we gather them into a bunch. Our collections will form the basis of a lovely personal sketchbook.

Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh

Sat 31 Jan 2015

Teaching Lab

£140 Booking required. Please phone the Education Office on 0131 248 2937. (Members £126) / 0131 248 2909

Sun 1 Feb 2015

Teaching Lab

£140 Booking required. Please phone the Education Office on 0131 248 2937. (Members £126) / 0131 248 2909

The Art of Nature Printing

Join designer and printmaker Pia Östlund for a two-day workshop inspired by original botanical works. Revisit a historic technique of depicting plants and learn to take your own impressions using fresh plants and oil-based inks on paper.

Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh

Sat 16 May 2015

Conference Room

£100 Booking required. Please call the education office on 0131 248 2937 to book. (Members £90) / 0131 248 2909

Sun 17 May 2015

Conference Room

£100 Booking required. Please call the education office on 0131 248 2937 to book. (Members £90) / 0131 248 2909

Art Store Tours

Visit lesser-seen areas of the gallery.

Victoria Art Gallery, Bath

Wed 21 Jan 2015

Free, ticketed / 01225 477233

Art Studio Tuition With Iain Connell

One-on-one art lessons with artist and tutor Iain Connell.

42South Art Workshops, Glasgow

Wed 31 Dec

£30–£150 / 07786 330 317

Wed 7 Jan 2015

£30–£150 / 07786 330 317

Wed 14 Jan 2015

£30–£150 / 07786 330 317

…and 23 more dates until 24 Jun 2015

ARThouse

Art workshops specially designed to develop the skills of young people interested in the visual arts.

House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Sun 11 Jan 2015

£120 includes all materials/equipment / 0141 353 4776

Please note: The course runs 11 Jan–29 Mar

  • 11:30 – 13:30 ARThouse House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Mon 12 Jan 2015

£120 includes all materials/equipment / 0141 353 4776

Please note: The course runs 11 Jan–29 Mar

  • 11:30 – 13:30 ARThouse House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Tue 13 Jan 2015

£120 includes all materials/equipment / 0141 353 4776

Please note: The course runs 11 Jan–29 Mar

  • 11:30 – 13:30 ARThouse House for an Art Lover, Glasgow
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ARThouse

Get young artists' creative juices flowing in these fun workshops teaching all aspects of art, from drawing and painting to model making and jewellery design. Ages 5–8.

House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Sat 10 Jan 2015

£85 / 0141 353 4776

Please Note: This course runs 10 Jan–28 Mar.

  • 09:30 – 10:45 ARThouse House for an Art Lover, Glasgow
  • 11:00 – 12:15 ARThouse House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Sun 11 Jan 2015

£85 / 0141 353 4776

Please Note: This course runs 10 Jan–28 Mar.

  • 09:30 – 10:45 ARThouse House for an Art Lover, Glasgow
  • 11:00 – 12:15 ARThouse House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Mon 12 Jan 2015

£85 / 0141 353 4776

Please Note: This course runs 10 Jan–28 Mar.

  • 09:30 – 10:45 ARThouse House for an Art Lover, Glasgow
  • 11:00 – 12:15 ARThouse House for an Art Lover, Glasgow
…and 75 more dates until 28 Mar 2015

Artist Led Workshops

Work with practising artists, share ideas and thinking with others and develop an understanding of art through workshops held within the gallery.

Tate Britain, London SW1P

Mon 19 Jan 2015

Free / 020 7887 8888

Thu 22 Jan 2015

Free / 020 7887 8888

Mon 26 Jan 2015

Free / 020 7887 8888

…and 15 more dates until 19 Mar 2015

Artists: Creative Dementia

A session exploring the ways that arts-based practitioners, care staff and carers can use drama activities to engage creatively with people living with dementia.

The Courtyard, Hereford

Tue 20 Jan 2015

£5 / 01432 340555

The Arts & Crafts Gallery

The gallery celebrates the Arts & Crafts movement and Leicester born architect and designer Ernest Gimson, his life and work alongside that of his friends and associates.

New Walk Museum And Art Gallery, Leicester

Sat 27 Dec

Free / 0116 225 4900

National Trust: Ashridge Estate, Berkhamsted

Wed 31 Dec

Children £1 adv booking essentials / 01442 851227 / 755572

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ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon 2015

The UK's flattest, fastest and friendliest marathon featuring a superfast course, great entertainment, outstanding crowd support and glorious finish at Manchester United Football Club. Medal and ASICS technical t-shirt for all finishers. Entry open.

Old Trafford, Manchester

Sun 19 Apr 2015

£50 / 0161 868 8000

Asparafest

Worcestershire's Aspara-tastic Music & Food Festival.

Ashdown Farm, Evesham

Sat 30 May 2015

£6 (£4)

  • 10:00 – 18:00 Asparafest Ashdown Farm, Evesham

Sun 31 May 2015

£6 (£4)

  • 10:00 – 18:00 Asparafest Ashdown Farm, Evesham

Atrium Ice Rink

Ice skating for all at Westfield this Christmas season. There are themed and bumper sessions, family entertainment and live DJs, plus performances on the Westfield Presents stage.

The Atrium, London W12

Sat 27 Dec

Prices vary

Sun 28 Dec

Prices vary

Mon 29 Dec

Prices vary

…and 6 more dates until 4 Jan 2015

Auction "Going Going Gone"

Auction of chattel items. Opportunity to raise some money for items you no longer want or need. To be held on Saturday 24th January at the Village Church Farm. 10% buyers and sellers premium applies.

Church Farm Museum, Skegness

Sat 24 Jan 2015

Free / 01754 766658

Audio Described Tour For Visually Impaired Visitors: Allen Jones Ra

An audio-described tour of selected works in the 'Allen Jones RA' exhibition.

Royal Academy Of Arts At 6 Burlington Gardens, London W1S

Mon 12 Jan 2015

£3 / 020 7300 8000

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The Auto Body & Motor Claims EXPO

Bodyshops, motor insurers, accident management companies and associated suppliers can liaise with associated suppliers, see the latest products and get hands-on at this trade show.

EventCity, Manchester

Tue 24 Mar 2015

Free / 0161 870 9800

Wed 25 Mar 2015

Free / 0161 870 9800

Autosport International

Get up close to F1 cars on the racing grid and live action arena and see top television stars and personalities in the Autosport Stage. Also includes trading days to cater for the motor sport fans.

NEC, Birmingham

Sat 10 Jan 2015

Phone for prices / 0121 780 4141

Sun 11 Jan 2015

Phone for prices / 0121 780 4141

Autumn Speed Finale

The last event of the season at Shelsley Walsh. The two separate one-day events see a mix of sports, classic, saloons and racing cars, as well as a range of motorcycles competeing, with several championships reaching their final crucial stages.

Shelsley Walsh Hillclimb, Worcester

Sat 19 Sep 2015

£10–£12 (Children free) / 01886 812211

No dogs allowed at the venue.

Sun 20 Sep 2015

£12–£15 (Children free) / 01886 812211

No dogs allowed at the venue.

AutumnFair

Over 1,400 exhibitors display their new stock for buyers to snap up the latest trends.

NEC, Birmingham

Sun 6 Sep 2015

Free / 0121 780 4141

Mon 7 Sep 2015

Free / 0121 780 4141

Tue 8 Sep 2015

Free / 0121 780 4141

Wed 9 Sep 2015

Free / 0121 780 4141

Ava Vintage and Antiques Fair

A wide range of items on offer. Featuring porcelain, furniture, silver, militaria, original paintings, vintage clothing, masonic items, jewellery and accessories.

Stormont Estate, Belfast

Sat 17 Jan 2015

£2

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Babbacombe Model Village

The village is set in four acres of miniature landscaped garden. There are over 400 models and 13,000 tiny people, depicting not just a village, but a town, castle, famous landmarks and environmental features too. Over one mile of miniature train track snakes through the models and authentic sound effects have been added…

Babbacombe Model Village, Babbacombe, Torquay

Sat 27 Dec

£10.50; £30.50 adv ( £9.50; £34.50; Children £8) / 01803 315315

Sun 28 Dec

£10.50; £30.50 adv ( £9.50; £34.50; Children £8) / 01803 315315

Mon 29 Dec

£10.50; £30.50 adv ( £9.50; £34.50; Children £8) / 01803 315315

…and 4 more dates until 2 Jan 2015

Babies, Mums & Bumps

Meet other mums and expectant parents and share experiences and chat over coffee.

GL11 Community Project, Dursley

Wed 7 Jan 2015

£2.50 per session / 01453 548530

Wed 14 Jan 2015

£2.50 per session / 01453 548530

Wed 21 Jan 2015

£2.50 per session / 01453 548530

Wed 28 Jan 2015

£2.50 per session / 01453 548530

Baby Show

Over 200 parenting brands exhibit their products, plus advice from expert speakers.

ExCel, London E16

Fri 20 Feb 2015

£20 On the door ticket price / 020 7069 5000

The Baby Show

Offering new and expectant families a unique shopping experience and the chance to meet leading baby care experts.

ExCel, London E16

Fri 20 Feb 2015

£20 / 020 7069 5000

Sat 21 Feb 2015

£20 / 020 7069 5000

Sun 22 Feb 2015

£20 / 020 7069 5000

Backstage Past Self Explore

A chance to explore backstage and onstage, see evocative period settings from different eras, listen to the sounds of times gone by, try on a costume, and even smell the past, followed by tea and cakes.

Theatre Royal, Bury St Edmunds

Sun 28 Jun 2015

£6 (£4.50) / 01284 769505

Mon 29 Jun 2015

£6 (£4.50) / 01284 769505

Sun 12 Jul 2015

£6 (£4.50) / 01284 769505

…and 3 more dates until 26 Jul 2015 back to top