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International Model Boat Show

Marine modelling with club displays, demonstrations and suppliers.

Warwickshire Exhibition Centre, Leamington Spa

Fri 7 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 01926 614101

BodyWorks

An exhibition all about how your body works, with the chance to perform a virtual autopsy, run in a giant hamster wheel and become a 'snot ninja' (lovely). Compare your physiological stats with other visitors and find out about all the latest scientific research into your very own body.

Glasgow Science Centre

Thu 23 Oct

Included in admission / 0141 420 5000

  • 10:00 – 17:00 BodyWorks Glasgow Science Centre

Fri 24 Oct

Included in admission / 0141 420 5000

  • 10:00 – 17:00 BodyWorks Glasgow Science Centre

Sat 25 Oct

Included in admission / 0141 420 5000

  • 10:00 – 17:00 BodyWorks Glasgow Science Centre
…and 67 more dates until 31 Dec

Cathcart Model Railway Exhibition

Model railway show with working layouts, displays, societies, traders and a buffet.

Pollokshaws Burgh Halls, Glasgow

Sat 25 Oct

£4.50 (£4; Children £2; Family £11) / 0141 632 5811

Sun 26 Oct

£4.50 (£4; Children £2; Family £11) / 0141 632 5811

Scottish Homebuilding & Renovating and Home Improvement Show

Whether you are renovating, converting or building from scratch, a visit to Scotland's only self-build show is a must.

Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh

Sat 25 Oct

£8 (two day ticket £12) / 0844 581 1377

Sun 26 Oct

£8 (two day ticket £12) / 0844 581 1377

The Vintage Wedding Show

A wedding show for brides and grooms who are looking to add a quirky edge to their big day. Showcasing both original vintage and vintage-inspired pieces, the fair also features live swing bands and a (G&)Tea party to help get your party-planning juices flowing.

Trades Hall of Glasgow

Sun 2 Nov

£5 / 0141 552 2418

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An Fhèis Mhòr: Scotland's Festival Of Paddlesport

Celebrate the diversity of paddlesport (that's canoeing and kayaking, mostly) at this watery festival featuring the Canoe Polo tournament and Pool Slalom competitions. There's also the thrilling Tay Descent race to watch as its competitors journey down the rapids to Perth, and the National Indoor Kayak Championships…

Various venues, Perth

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 0131 317 7314

Part of Homecoming Scotland.

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 0131 317 7314

Part of Homecoming Scotland.

Dickinson's Real Deal

The mullet-headed antiques expert leads a team of dealers assessing the worth of items brought by you, the ever-hopeful public.

Hinckley Leisure Centre

Sat 15 Nov

Free

Tatton Park, Knutsford

Sat 8 Nov

Free

The University of Worcester Arena

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 01905 544444

Scottish Drum Fair

A drummy good afternoon, featuring appearances from Steve White, who has played alongside the likes of Paul Weller and The Style Council, Hungarian drumming sensation Gabor Dornyei and UK drummer Robin Guy. There's also a trade display area with some big names from the world of drums and percussion.

St Mungo's High School, Falkirk

Sun 2 Nov

£10 / 01324 628202

Brick Wonders

Architectural gems in Lego, created by Warren Elsmore.

Paisley Museum & Art Gallery

Thu 23 Oct

£4 (£3; Family £12) / 0300 300 1210

Fri 24 Oct

£4 (£3; Family £12) / 0300 300 1210

Sat 25 Oct

£4 (£3; Family £12) / 0300 300 1210

…and 104 more dates until 10 Feb 2015

Cake International – The Sugarcraft, Cake Decorating and Baking Show

Chocolate, sugar, cake and baking legend Mary Berry – it's all under one roof at Cake International.

NEC, Birmingham

Fri 7 Nov

£12 (Seniors £11) / 01425 277988

Sat 8 Nov

£12 (Seniors £11) / 01425 277988

Sun 9 Nov

£12 (Seniors £11) / 01425 277988

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The Lost Tomb of Robert the Bruce

See the first 3D digital model reconstruction of the fragmented tomb of Robert the Bruce, who was buried at Dunfermline Abbey.

Hunterian Museum & Art Gallery, Glasgow

Thu 23 Oct

Free / 0141 330 4221

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 0141 330 4221

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 0141 330 4221

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

…and 61 more dates until 4 Jan 2015

Adventurers

See and learn about the machines which have been the choice mode of transport for rebels, hellraisers and anyone wanting to annoy their mother.

Riverside Museum, Glasgow

Thu 23 Oct

Free / 0141 287 2660

  • 10:00 – 17:00 Adventurers Riverside Museum, Glasgow

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 0141 287 2660

  • 10:00 – 17:00 Adventurers Riverside Museum, Glasgow

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 0141 287 2660

  • 10:00 – 17:00 Adventurers Riverside Museum, Glasgow
…and 139 more dates until 13 Mar 2015

Cariad Ink Tattoo Festival

National and international tattoo artists, body modifications, tattoo competitions, vendors selling all sorts of alternative goods, plus live music and performers.

Venue Cymru, Llandudno

Sat 29 Nov

£20 for a weekend ticket; £15 for Sat only; £10 for Sun only; under 12s free / 01492 872000

Sun 30 Nov

£20 for a weekend ticket; £15 for Sat only; £10 for Sun only; under 12s free / 01492 872000

Carnegie Treasures

An exhibition charting Andrew Carnegie's philanthropy.

Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum, Dunfermline

Thu 23 Oct

Free / 01383 724302

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 01383 724302

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 01383 724302

…and 36 more dates until 30 Nov

Next of Kin

A look at Scotland at war, and how people at home deal with the absence or loss of loved ones.

National War Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh

Thu 23 Oct

Included in admission / 0300 123 6789

  • 09:45 – 16:45 Next of Kin National War Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh

Fri 24 Oct

Included in admission / 0300 123 6789

  • 09:45 – 16:45 Next of Kin National War Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh

Sat 25 Oct

Included in admission / 0300 123 6789

  • 09:45 – 16:45 Next of Kin National War Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh
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Poetry for the Palace: Poets Laureate from Dryden to Duffy

An exhibition looking at the role of the Poet Laureate across the centuries and celebrating the work of the current Laureate, Carol Ann Duffy, at the midpoint of laureateship. With presentation volumes, original manuscripts and images of poets including Dryden, Wordsworth, Tennyson, Betjeman and Hughes, among others, it's…

The Queen's Gallery, Edinburgh

Thu 23 Oct

Included in admission / 0131 556 5100

Fri 24 Oct

Included in admission / 0131 556 5100

Sat 25 Oct

Included in admission / 0131 556 5100

…and 8 more dates until 2 Nov

The Scottish Wedding Show

Tips and advice for the blushing bride, including catwalk shows featuring the latest bridal gowns.

SECC, Glasgow

Sat 25 Oct

£10 / 0141 587 6088

Sun 26 Oct

£10 / 0141 587 6088

UK Running & Fitness Expo

Expo featuring the latest running technologies, fitness apparel, health and nutrition information.

EventCity, Manchester

Sat 3 Jan 2015

£8 / 0161 870 9800

Sun 4 Jan 2015

£8 / 0161 870 9800

The Art Of Remembering

Work reflecting on the WWI and the ways in which society remembers it.

Rheged Centre, Penrith

Thu 23 Oct

Free / 01768 868000

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 01768 868000

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 01768 868000

…and 29 more dates until 23 Nov

Dorothy Wordsworth: Wonders of the Everyday

Contemporary works and displays celebrating the life of Dorothy Wordsworth, sister of William.

Dove Cottage and the Wordsworth Museum, Grasmere

Thu 23 Oct

Museum & Gallery

£7.75 (Children £4.50; £17.20) / 01539 435544

Fri 24 Oct

Museum & Gallery

£7.75 (Children £4.50; £17.20) / 01539 435544

Sat 25 Oct

Museum & Gallery

£7.75 (Children £4.50; £17.20) / 01539 435544

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East Coast Tattoo Expo

The 11th year of the East Coast Expo – expect a fun and – importantly – friendly day out with artist just dying to get their hands on you, as well as trade booths and entertainment.

HIghfields Holiday Park, Clacton-on-Sea

Sat 15 Nov

£12–£20 / 01206 766606

Sun 16 Nov

£12–£20 / 01206 766606

The Games We Play

An exhibition looking at the culture of game playing across centuries and countries.

Scotland Street School Museum, Glasgow

Thu 23 Oct

Free / 0141 333 3282

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 0141 333 3282

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 0141 333 3282

…and 78 more dates until 11 Jan 2015

How to get to 100 and Enjoy It

An interactive exhibition showing how the population is changing and examining the chances of living long enough to receive that telegram from the Queen.

The Lowry, Salford

Mon 10 Nov

Free / 02380 592579

Tue 11 Nov

Free / 02380 592579

Wed 12 Nov

Free / 02380 592579

…and 2 more dates until 14 Nov

Millenium Point, Birmingham

Tue 25 Nov

02380 592579

Wed 26 Nov

02380 592579

Thu 27 Nov

02380 592579

Fri 28 Nov

02380 592579

National Assembly For Wales, Cardiff

Tue 2 Dec

Free / 02380 592579

Wed 3 Dec

Free / 02380 592579

Thu 4 Dec

Free / 02380 592579

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Jubilee Pool Exhibition

Photographs that trace the history of Penzance's much-loved art deco lido, which was seriously damaged during the storms of February 2014.

The Exchange, Penzance

Tue 25 Nov

Free / 01736 363715

Wed 26 Nov

Free / 01736 363715

Thu 27 Nov

Free / 01736 363715

…and 2 more dates until 29 Nov

London Model Engineering Exhibition

Model engineering exhibition with displays of over a thousand models.

Alexandra Palace, London N22

Fri 16 Jan 2015

£9 / 01926 614101

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