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100% Design

Contemporary designs and cutting-edge technological innovations are presented in this 20th edition of the event, featuring well-known brands and up-and-coming designers.

Earls Court, London SW5

Sat 20 Sep

Exhibition Centre 2

£15 (£10 Pre-Registered) / 020 7385 1200

  • 10:00 – 18:00

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 Run

A cross-country run around the Earth Trust's nature reserve, including the iconic Wittenham Clumps.

Earth Trust, Abingdon

Sun 21 Sep

£10 / 01865 407792

  • 11:00 – 14:00

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 back to top

18th Annual BIFM Ireland Region Conference – Workplace, People and You

Organisations and businesses can get versed in three key sectors at the British Institute of Facilities Management conference.

Titanic Belfast

Fri 14 Nov

£185 (Members £130) / 02890 766399

1914: The Eve of War

An re-enactment event commemorating the centenary of the outbreak of the Great War, looking at domestic life the weekend before war was declared.

Kentwell Hall, Sudbury

Sat 2 Aug

£11.50 (£10.50; Children £7.90) / 01787 310207

Sun 3 Aug

£11.50 (£10.50; Children £7.90) / 01787 310207

1914: When the World Changed Forever

An exploration of WWI in its true gory detail, focusing on the people of Yorkshire and how they the city survived.

York Castle Museum

Tue 29 Jul

£9.50 / 01904 687687

  • 09:30 – 17:00

Wed 30 Jul

£9.50 / 01904 687687

  • 09:30 – 17:00

Thu 31 Jul

£9.50 / 01904 687687

  • 09:30 – 17:00

1940s Tea & Cake

Raising funds for the Chesterfield Prostate Cancer Support Group. All are welcome.

Calow Community Centre, Chesterfield

Fri 8 Aug

Free / 01246 201 366

  • 12:00 – 14:00

2014 Edinburgh International Culture Summit

Arts and culture leaders discuss the possibilities of the arts to foster understanding between nations. Speakers include Nandi Mandela, Irina Bokova, Jordi Savall and Ea Sola. The four Debating Chamber sessions are open to the public; email to book. Booking is essential.

The Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh

Mon 11 Aug

Free / 0800 092 7500

  • 09:30 – 10:30

Tue 12 Aug

Free / 0800 092 7500

  • 10:00 – 11:30
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2014 Human Capital Analytics Summit

HR professionals can learn more about increasing performance at their organisations.

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London – Victoria, SW1V

Wed 3 Sep

£749.50–£1499 / 020 7834 8123

  • 08:00 – 17:00

Trinity Park, Ipswich

Sun 5 Oct

Phone for prices / 01473 707121

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Capesthorne Hall, Siddington, Macclesfield

Sun 24 Aug

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

  • 10:00 – 16:00

4x4 Safari

Our staff led 4x4 Safari is one of the best ways to explore the nature reserve. Join us to learn more about the vast peatlands and our conservation work. Please phone the reserve office to book in advance and make us aware of any special requirements that you might have. Price includes tea/coffee and delicious home…

RSPB Forsinard Nature Reserve

Sun 31 Aug

£20 / 01641 571225

  • 12:00 – 15:00

50 Things: Create Some Wild Art

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

National Trust: Cragside, Morpeth

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

Tue 12 Aug

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

  • 11:00 – 15:00
…and 2 more dates until 26 Aug back to top

50 Things To Do Before You're 11¾

Kid-oriented wildlife activities.

Clumber Park, Worksop

Fri 1 Aug

Free, plus admission charges

  • 11:00 – 12:30

Sat 2 Aug

Free, plus admission charges

  • 11:00 – 12:30

Sun 3 Aug

Free, plus admission charges

  • 11:00 – 12:30
…and 28 more dates until 31 Aug

National Trust: Croft Castle, Leominster

Tue 29 Jul

Free, plus admission £8.10, child £4, family £19.50 / 01568 780246

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Wed 30 Jul

Free, plus admission £8.10, child £4, family £19.50 / 01568 780246

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 31 Jul

Free, plus admission £8.10, child £4, family £19.50 / 01568 780246

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 94 more dates until 2 Nov

National Trust: Erddig, Wrexham

Tue 29 Jul

Free, plus admission £10.30, child £5.15, family £25.75 / 01978 355314/315151

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Wed 30 Jul

Free, plus admission £10.30, child £5.15, family £25.75 / 01978 355314/315151

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Thu 31 Jul

Free, plus admission £10.30, child £5.15, family £25.75 / 01978 355314/315151

  • 11:00 – 16:00
…and 212 more dates until 28 Feb 2015

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50 Things To Do Before You're 11¾: Activity Day

Visit the 50 things station and discover all the kit needed to complete the latest set of challenges in the 50 Things To Do Before You're 11¾ campaign.

National Trust: Saltram, Plympton, Plymouth

Sat 2 Aug

Free, plus admission £9.70, child £4.80, family £14.50 & £24.20 / 01752 333500

  • 12:00 – 15:00

National Trust: Souter Lighthouse, Whitburn, Sunderland

Wed 30 Jul

£5.80 (Children £3.15; £14) / 0191 529 3161

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Wed 13 Aug

£5.80 (Children £3.15; £14) / 0191 529 3161

  • 11:00 – 16:00

50 Things To Do Before You're 11¾: Bring Up a Butterfly

Learn how to encourage butterflies into your garden, plus make your own butterfly house and take part in the national Big Butterfly Count.

National Trust: The Courts Garden, Trowbridge

Thu 31 Jul

Free, plus admission £6.55, child £3.25, family £16.35 / 01225 782340

  • 11:00 – 13:00

50 Things To Do Before You're 11¾: Build a Den

Collect natural materials in the woodlands and use them to create a den that you can stand up in.

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

Tue 29 Jul

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

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Wed 30 Jul

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

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 31 Jul

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

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 94 more dates until 2 Nov

National Trust: Sheffield Park Garden, Uckfield

Tue 29 Jul

Free, plus admission £8.50, child £4.25, family £21.25 / 01825 790231

  • 10:30 – 15:00

Wed 30 Jul

Free, plus admission £8.50, child £4.25, family £21.25 / 01825 790231

  • 10:30 – 15:00

Thu 31 Jul

Free, plus admission £8.50, child £4.25, family £21.25 / 01825 790231

  • 10:30 – 15:00
…and 153 more dates until 31 Dec

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50 Things To Do Before You're 11¾: Catch a Falling Leaf

Try and catch leaves falling from trees in the garden and parkland.

National Trust: Sheffield Park Garden, Uckfield

Sat 20 Sep

Free, plus admission £8.50, child £4.25, family £21.25 / 01825 790231

  • 10:30 – 15:00

Sun 21 Sep

Free, plus admission £8.50, child £4.25, family £21.25 / 01825 790231

  • 10:30 – 15:00

Mon 22 Sep

Free, plus admission £8.50, child £4.25, family £21.25 / 01825 790231

  • 10:30 – 15:00
…and 69 more dates until 30 Nov back to top

50 Things To Do Before You're 11¾: Climb a Tree

Follow the Ringwood Toll natural playtrail and climb up onto some of the trees along the route.

National Trust: Sheffield Park Garden, Uckfield

Tue 29 Jul

Free, plus admission £8.50, child £4.25, family £21.25 / 01825 790231

  • 10:30 – 16:00

Wed 30 Jul

Free, plus admission £8.50, child £4.25, family £21.25 / 01825 790231

  • 10:30 – 16:00

Thu 31 Jul

Free, plus admission £8.50, child £4.25, family £21.25 / 01825 790231

  • 10:30 – 16:00
…and 153 more dates until 31 Dec

National Trust: Sheffield Park Garden, Uckfield

Tue 29 Jul

Free, plus admission £8.50, child £4.25, family £21.25 / 01825 790231

  • 10:30 – 16:00

Wed 30 Jul

Free, plus admission £8.50, child £4.25, family £21.25 / 01825 790231

  • 10:30 – 16:00

Thu 31 Jul

Free, plus admission £8.50, child £4.25, family £21.25 / 01825 790231

  • 10:30 – 16:00
…and 153 more dates until 31 Dec

National Trust: The Courts Garden, Trowbridge

Thu 28 Aug

Free, plus admission £6.55, child £3.25, family £16.35 / 01225 782340

  • 11:00 – 13:00

National Trust: Aberdulais Tin Works And Waterfall, Neath

Sat 9 Aug

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

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Sun 10 Aug

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

  • 11:00 – 16:00

50 Things To Do Before You're 11¾: Find Your Way With a Map and Compass

Learn how to find your way around the parkland using a map and compass.

National Trust: Sheffield Park Garden, Uckfield

Tue 29 Jul

Free, plus admission £8.50, child £4.25, family £21.25 / 01825 790231

  • 10:30 – 16:00

Wed 30 Jul

Free, plus admission £8.50, child £4.25, family £21.25 / 01825 790231

  • 10:30 – 16:00

Thu 31 Jul

Free, plus admission £8.50, child £4.25, family £21.25 / 01825 790231

  • 10:30 – 16:00
…and 153 more dates until 31 Dec

50 Things To Do Before You're 11¾: Go Bird Watching

See how many birds you can spot around the garden and parkland, including wrens, swans, kingfishers, woodpeckers and a tawny owl.

National Trust: Sheffield Park Garden, Uckfield

Tue 29 Jul

Free, plus admission £8.50, child £4.25, family £21.25 / 01825 790231

  • 10:30 – 16:00

Wed 30 Jul

Free, plus admission £8.50, child £4.25, family £21.25 / 01825 790231

  • 10:30 – 16:00

Thu 31 Jul

Free, plus admission £8.50, child £4.25, family £21.25 / 01825 790231

  • 10:30 – 16:00
…and 153 more dates until 31 Dec back to top