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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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40 Years of Scottish Publishing: 1974–2014

Publishing Scotland (previously the Scottish Publishers Association) turns 40 this year, and this exhibition celebrates all the highs of Scotland's publishing history. In conjunction with Napier University and Dundee University.

Scottish Storytelling Centre, Edinburgh

Fri 16 May

Free / 0131 556 9579

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Sat 17 May

Free / 0131 556 9579

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Mon 19 May

Free / 0131 556 9579

  • 10:00 – 18:00
…and 17 more dates until 7 Jun

AAA Comedy Games Workshop

Improve your ability to make people laugh with Logan and these comedy workshops.

Rufus Reade Art, Edinburgh

Mon 11 Aug

Space 1

£75 / 0131 554 1078

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Aberdeen Country Fair

Attracting over 30,000 visitors on the last Saturday of every month, the market boasts 36 – 40 stalls including a mix of over 25 local and guest producers, and local craft products. Stallholders include family-run butchers HM Sheridan; Hubertus Game; Ingram's Homecure (bacon, pork, sausages and cured meats); Cove Bay…

Belmont Street, Aberdeen

Sat 26 Apr

Free / 01224 649000

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Sat 31 May

Free / 01224 649000

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Sat 28 Jun

Free / 01224 649000

  • 09:00 – 17:00
…and 5 more dates until 27 Dec

Aberdeen parkrun

An informal weekly 5k run along the Beach Esplanade. Everyone is welcome, no matter how fast or slow (you're welcome to walk the route, bring your dog or push a buggy), so you can use it as a one-off fitness test, a chance to get some fresh air or come every week to try to beat your personal best time. It's friendly and…

Beach Esplanade, Aberdeen

Sat 26 Apr

Free

  • 09:30

Sat 3 May

Free

  • 09:30

Sat 10 May

Free

  • 09:30
…and 4 more dates until 7 Jun back to top

1066 Game and Country Fayre

Displays of equine, clay pigeon shooting, dog show, agility and herding and other country pursuits. Plus music, crafts, stalls and activities for the whole family.

Normanhurst Estate, Battle

Sat 16 Aug

£8 (Family £20; under 17s £4; under 5s free; Seniors £5) / 07942 878107

  • 09:00 – 17:00

10k Race In The Park

Spectate or participate in the run.

Royal Victoria Country Park, Netley, Southampton

Sun 18 May

Phone for prices / 023 8045 5157

  • 10:30

The 1718 Silk Patchwork Coverlet

A display exploring the history of an iconic piece of art from the Quilters' Guild Collection.

Quilt Museum And Gallery, York

Fri 5 Sep

Free / 01904 613242

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Sat 6 Sep

Free / 01904 613242

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Mon 8 Sep

Free / 01904 613242

  • 10:00 – 16:00
…and 83 more dates until 13 Dec

The 30 Challenge

Challenge yourself in this amazing London event and gain effective self defence skills, improve your fitness, coordination and sharpen your mind with the ancient exercises of the Shaolin and the intelligence of a female monk the founder of the art.

Julian Hitch Martial Arts, London EC1V

Sat 10 May

£130 adv

  • 10:00 – 13:00

Sun 11 May

£130 adv

  • 10:00 – 13:00

Sat 17 May

£130 adv

  • 10:00 – 13:00
…and 7 more dates until 8 Jun back to top

3D Printing For Families: Workshop (Over 7s)

The many facets of digital photography in a family friendly workshop.

British Museum, London WC1B

Sat 31 May

Samsung Centre

Free / 020 7323 8181

  • 11:00 – 15:30

Capesthorne Hall, Siddington, Macclesfield

Sun 24 Aug

£7; £2 hall admission (Children £3) / 01625 861221

  • 10:00 – 16:00

50 Things Adventure 1: Climb A Tree And 4: Build A Den: Workshop

A variety of woodland activities including tree climbing and den building to hide away from the grownups.

National Trust: Malham Tarn Estate, Settle

Tue 22 Jul

£5 adv booking essential (Children £3.50 adv booking essential) / 01729 830416

  • 11:00 – 16:00

50 Things: Create Some Wild Art

Create a piece of art using a variety of natural materials.

National Trust: Cragside, Morpeth

Tue 22 Jul

Free, plus admission £14.35, child £7.15, family £35.75 / 01669 620333

  • 11:00 – 15:00

Tue 29 Jul

Free, plus admission £14.35, child £7.15, family £35.75 / 01669 620333

  • 11:00 – 15:00

Tue 5 Aug

Free, plus admission £14.35, child £7.15, family £35.75 / 01669 620333

  • 11:00 – 15:00
…and 3 more dates until 26 Aug back to top

50 Things: Plant A Magic Bean

Make a plant pot and use it to hold a planted bean.

National Trust: Ightham Mote, Sevenoaks

Sat 24 May

£1 plus admission £10.40, child £5.20, family £26.30 / 01732 811145/810378

  • 11:00 – 15:00

Sun 25 May

£1 plus admission £10.40, child £5.20, family £26.30 / 01732 811145/810378

  • 11:00 – 15:00

Mon 26 May

£1 plus admission £10.40, child £5.20, family £26.30 / 01732 811145/810378

  • 11:00 – 15:00

50 Things Summer Estate Trail

Complete some of your 50 things as you follow this self-guided trail.

National Trust: Ightham Mote, Sevenoaks

Sun 1 Jun

Free, plus admission £10.40, child £5.20, family £26.30 / 01732 811145/810378

  • 10:30 – 16:00

50 Things To Do Before You're 11¾: Den Building

Collect some of the fallen branches from the garden and build your very own secret hiding place.

National Trust: Aberdulais Tin Works And Waterfall, Neath

Sat 23 Aug

£2.40 ( £12) / 01639 636674

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Sun 24 Aug

£2.40 ( £12) / 01639 636674

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Mon 25 Aug

£2.40 ( £12) / 01639 636674

  • 11:00 – 16:00

National Trust: Ham House & Garden, Richmond

Fri 25 Apr

Free, plus admission £10, child £5, family £25 / 020 8940 1950

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 26 Apr

Free, plus admission £10, child £5, family £25 / 020 8940 1950

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 27 Apr

Free, plus admission £10, child £5, family £25 / 020 8940 1950

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 189 more dates until 2 Nov

National Trust: Lydford Gorge, Lydford, Okehampton

Sat 3 May

Free, plus admission £6.05, child £3.05, family £9.15 & £15.25 / 01822 820441/820320

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 4 May

Free, plus admission £6.05, child £3.05, family £9.15 & £15.25 / 01822 820441/820320

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Mon 5 May

Free, plus admission £6.05, child £3.05, family £9.15 & £15.25 / 01822 820441/820320

  • 10:00 – 17:00

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5k Santa Fun Run

A themed Christmas run in aid of Herriot Hospice Homecare.

Thorp Perrow Arboretum, Bedale

Sun 30 Nov

Phone for prices / 01677 425323

  • 11:00

5km Fun Walk

Enjoy one of the 5k walks held around Scotland to raise funds for Leukemia and Lymphoma Research.

Castle Green, Dundee

Tue 27 May

£10 (under 12s £5; Family £25)

  • 10:30 – 14:30

Hazelhead Park, Aberdeen

Sun 18 May

£15 (Children £5; Family £25)

All prices are for advance entry. Registration on the day costs double

  • 10:00 – 14:00
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A5 Car Boot Sale

Weekly car boot sale.

Watling Street, Towcester

Sat 3 May

Prices to be confirmed / 01327 354175

  • 09:00 – 13:30

Aberdeen Rock Choir

The local Aberdeen choir is run by Aberdeenshire based musician Chris Mutch. Our No.1 Album gave ordinary people the chance to become chart-topping singers, and Rock Choir is continually giving our members bigger and better opportunities to achieve things they never thought they could do - from supporting national…

Bon Accord Golf Club, Aberdeen

Wed 30 Apr

£25 a month, free taster / 01224 633434

Wed 7 May

£25 a month, free taster / 01224 633434

Wed 14 May

£25 a month, free taster / 01224 633434

…and 7 more dates until 9 Jul

Aberdour 1300

Experience life during the wars of independence in the 14th century, with a chance to try out arms and armour. There are also combat displays.

Aberdour Castle and Garden

Sat 19 Jul

Included in admission / 0131 668 8885

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 20 Jul

Included in admission / 0131 668 8885

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Aberfeldy Market

On the first Sunday of the month from May to October, Aberfeldy town square comes alive with stallholders including The Wee Pie Company, Dunkeld Smoked Salmon and Hugh Grierson’s Organic. Blair Atholl Water Mill sell their stone-ground bread and flour, Young's Preserves hand-make jams and preserves using local fruit and…

The Square, Aberfeldy

Sun 4 May

Free

  • 10:00 – 14:00

Sun 1 Jun

Free

  • 10:00 – 14:00

Sun 6 Jul

Free

  • 10:00 – 14:00
…and 3 more dates until 5 Oct

Abingdon Rock Choir

Your friendly local Abingdon choir is run by vocal teacher Katherine Penn. A local community choir first and foremost, we are also part of the national Rock Choir network, which has provided some exceptional performance opportunities. Members of Rock Choir have had the chance to meet and sing in front of many celebrities…

Christ Church, Abingdon

Thu 1 May

Upper Room

£25 a month, free taster

Thu 8 May

Upper Room

£25 a month, free taster

Thu 15 May

Upper Room

£25 a month, free taster

…and 7 more dates until 10 Jul back to top