Morning events, Days out, Exhibition

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Cathcart Model Railway Exhibition

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

Pollokshaws Burgh Halls, Glasgow

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

Sun 26 Oct

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

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

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

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 0141 287 2660

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

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 0141 287 2660

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

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 0141 287 2660

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

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 0141 333 3282

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 0141 333 3282

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 0141 333 3282

…and 75 more dates until 11 Jan 2015

Girls' Day Out

The women's lifestyle, health, beauty and fashion event returns to Scotland with its biggest show yet.

SECC, Glasgow

Fri 28 Nov

£12 / 0141 248 3000

Sun 30 Nov

£12 / 0141 248 3000

Gold

Why is gold so scarce? Because it's so heavy: most of the planet's gold sank to the core millions of years ago, with the stuff near the surface coming chiefly from meteorites. This look at the metal's amazing beauty, versatility and symbolism uses objects drawn from the Royal Collection, such as the Rillaton Cup, a Bronze…

The Queen's Gallery, Edinburgh

Fri 27 Mar 2015

Included in admission / 0131 556 5100

  • 09:30 – 16:30 Gold The Queen's Gallery, Edinburgh

Sat 28 Mar 2015

Included in admission / 0131 556 5100

  • 09:30 – 16:30 Gold The Queen's Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 29 Mar 2015

Included in admission / 0131 556 5100

  • 09:30 – 16:30 Gold The Queen's Gallery, Edinburgh
…and 119 more dates until 26 Jul 2015

The Queen's Gallery, London SW1A

Fri 7 Nov

£9.50 (£8.75; Children £4.80 under 17s) / 020 7766 7301

  • 10:00 – 17:30 Gold The Queen's Gallery, London

Sat 8 Nov

£9.50 (£8.75; Children £4.80 under 17s) / 020 7766 7301

  • 10:00 – 17:30 Gold The Queen's Gallery, London

Sun 9 Nov

£9.50 (£8.75; Children £4.80 under 17s) / 020 7766 7301

  • 10:00 – 17:30 Gold The Queen's Gallery, London
…and 103 more dates until 22 Feb 2015

Brick Wonders

Architectural gems in Lego, created by Warren Elsmore.

Paisley Museum & Art Gallery

Sun 26 Oct

£4 (£3; Family £12) / 0300 300 1210

Mon 27 Oct

£4 (£3; Family £12) / 0300 300 1210

Tue 28 Oct

£4 (£3; Family £12) / 0300 300 1210

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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

Carnegie Treasures

An exhibition charting Andrew Carnegie's philanthropy.

Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum, Dunfermline

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 01383 724302

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 01383 724302

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 01383 724302

…and 33 more dates until 30 Nov

Model Tractor, Plant & Construction Machinery Show

A huge array of model tractors and vintage engines to peruse and enjoy.

Warwickshire Exhibition Centre, Leamington Spa

Sun 15 Feb 2015

£6.50–£7 / 01926 614101

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

Behind the Lines: Personal Stories of the First World War

Exhibition looking at Scotland's role in WWI through personal diaries, letters, photographs and sketches.

National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 0131 623 3734

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 0131 623 3734

Wed 29 Oct

Free / 0131 623 3734

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Body Worlds Vital: The Original Exhibition Of Real Human Bodies

Pioneering interactive display by Dr Gunther Von Hagens following the human body as it grows, peaks and finally wanes.

Centre For Life, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat 25 Oct

£12 (£9.50; Children £7.50; under 2s free; Family £29.50) / 0191 243 8210

Sun 26 Oct

£12 (£9.50; Children £7.50; under 2s free; Family £29.50) / 0191 243 8210

Mon 27 Oct

£12 (£9.50; Children £7.50; under 2s free; Family £29.50) / 0191 243 8210

…and 10 more dates until 27 Nov

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

Sun 26 Oct

Included in admission / 0141 420 5000

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

Mon 27 Oct

Included in admission / 0141 420 5000

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

Tue 28 Oct

Included in admission / 0141 420 5000

  • 10:00 – 17:00 BodyWorks Glasgow Science Centre
…and 64 more dates until 31 Dec

Doon the Watter

Discover how families have enjoyed the river for the past 50 years.

Riverside Museum, Glasgow

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 0141 287 2660

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 0141 287 2660

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 0141 287 2660

…and 231 more dates until 17 Jun 2015

The France Show

Enjoy France without crossing the water at this French themed event offering everything from cooking demonstrations from top French chef, Jean-Christophe Novelli to a French market, champagne tasting, holiday ideas and live entertainment. For those looking to buy property there's the UK’s largest French Property…

Olympia, London W14

Fri 23 Jan 2015

Free / 02073 851200

Sat 24 Jan 2015

Free / 02073 851200

Sun 25 Jan 2015

Free / 02073 851200

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

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Model Rail Scotland

The model rail exhibition fires up its engines for another year of displays, new designs and practical advice.

SECC, Glasgow

Fri 20 Feb 2015

£10 (Children £6; Family £25) / 0141 248 3000

Sat 21 Feb 2015

£10 (Children £6; Family £25) / 0141 248 3000

Sun 22 Feb 2015

£10 (Children £6; Family £25) / 0141 248 3000

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

The Scottish Wedding Show

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

SECC, Glasgow

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 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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