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79 events

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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 21 Sep

Free / 0141 287 2660

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Mon 22 Sep

Free / 0141 287 2660

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 23 Sep

Free / 0141 287 2660

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 171 more dates until 13 Mar 2015

Carnegie Treasures

An exhibition charting Andrew Carnegie's philanthropy.

Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum, Dunfermline

Wed 1 Oct

Free / 01383 724302

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 2 Oct

Free / 01383 724302

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Fri 3 Oct

Free / 01383 724302

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 58 more dates until 30 Nov

The Chiddingstone Castle Wedding Fair

A chance to plan all aspects of your wedding with a variety of suppliers in attendance, plus live entertainment and food samples.

Farnham Maltings

Sun 21 Sep

Free / 01732 424024

  • 11:00 – 15:30

Haigh Hall Country Park, Haigh, Wigan

Sun 12 Oct

Free / 01732 424024

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Kirkley Hall, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 01732 424024

  • 12:00 – 16:00

The Games We Play

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

Scotland Street School Museum, Glasgow

Sun 21 Sep

Free / 0141 287 0500

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Mon 22 Sep

Free / 0141 287 0500

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 23 Sep

Free / 0141 287 0500

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 110 more dates until 11 Jan 2015

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

  • 10:00 – 17:00
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Midlands Model Engineering Exhibition

Get a load of thousands of examples of model railway layouts and engines, sit in on some lectures and workshops and connect with fellow model engineering enthusiasts at the massive tradeshow.

Warwickshire Exhibition Centre, Leamington Spa

Thu 16 Oct

£4.50–£9.50 / 01926 614101

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Ming: The Golden Empire

  • 3 stars

An overview of the legacy of the Ming Dynasty, which ruled China from 1368 to 1644 and which presided over an era of unprecedented national stability. During the Ming period, Beijing was established as China's capital city; the Great Wall took its present form; there were huge advances in printing and ceramics technology…

National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh

Sun 21 Sep

£10; under 12s free (£8; Children £6.50; Members free) / 0300 123 6789

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Mon 22 Sep

£10; under 12s free (£8; Children £6.50; Members free) / 0300 123 6789

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 23 Sep

£10; under 12s free (£8; Children £6.50; Members free) / 0300 123 6789

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 26 more dates until 19 Oct

WorkingAbroad

Learn more about the process of working abroad, from moving overseas to obtaining the necessary visas.

Europa Hotel, Belfast

Sun 28 Sep

£5 online; £10 on the door / 02890 271066

Albert's Band: To Infinity and Beyond

Music associated with space accompanies this intergalactic experience.

Royal Albert Hall, London SW7

Sat 25 Oct

£8.14 (Children £5.08) / 020 7589 8212

This event takes place in the Elgar Room.

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 22 Sep

Free / 0131 623 3734

  • 10:00 – 20:00

Tue 23 Sep

Free / 0131 623 3734

  • 10:00 – 20:00

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 0131 623 3734

  • 10:00 – 20:00
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The Commonwealth: Gifts to the Queen

A new display of some of the gifts presented to Queen Elizabeth II during her many voyages around the world.

Palace of Holyroodhouse, Edinburgh

Sun 21 Sep

Included in admission / 0131 556 5100

  • 09:30 – 18:00

Mon 22 Sep

Included in admission / 0131 556 5100

  • 09:30 – 18:00

Tue 23 Sep

Included in admission / 0131 556 5100

  • 09:30 – 18:00
…and 40 more dates until 2 Nov

Doon the Watter

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

Riverside Museum, Glasgow

Sun 21 Sep

Free / 0141 287 2660

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Mon 22 Sep

Free / 0141 287 2660

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 23 Sep

Free / 0141 287 2660

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 266 more dates until 17 Jun 2015

Green2014: The Environmental Legacy of the XX Commonwealth Games in Glasgow

A six-month programme of exhibitions, talks and activities, looking at how the 2014 Commonwealth Games will affect the environment, celebrating the projects being delivered by Glasgow City Council, the Scottish Parliament, the Games Organising Committee and others.

The Lighthouse, Glasgow

Sun 21 Sep

Gallery Two

Free / 0141 276 5365

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Mon 22 Sep

Gallery Two

Free / 0141 276 5365

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Tue 23 Sep

Gallery Two

Free / 0141 276 5365

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 10:30 – 17:00
…and 31 more dates until 24 Oct

London International Tattoo Convention

The body art convention features hundreds tattoo artists from around the world, including Nervio from Roses & Panthers, Adriaan Machete from Machete Death Gallery and Filip Leu from The Leu Family's Family Iron. As well as the chance to get inked by the best, there also a ridiculous amount of entertainment…

Tobacco Dock, London E1W

Fri 26 Sep

£55 for a three-day pass; Fri only £20 in advance (£25 on the door); Sat only £30 in advance (£35 on the door); Sun only £25 in advance (£30 on the…

Sat 27 Sep

£55 for a three-day pass; Fri only £20 in advance (£25 on the door); Sat only £30 in advance (£35 on the door); Sun only £25 in advance (£30 on the…

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.

Norwood Hall Hotel, Aberdeen

Sun 19 Oct

£5

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Trades Hall of Glasgow

Sun 2 Nov

£5 / 0141 552 2418

  • 12:00 – 16:00
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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.

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 0131 317 7314

Part of Homecoming Scotland.

  • 10:00 – 16:00

The Birmingham Cruise Show

A travel exhibition dedicated to finding the perfect cruise trip. Featuring an array of destinations to and cruise styles from the major and specialist companies.

NEC, Birmingham

Sun 21 Sep

£10; £6 adv / 0121 780 4141

  • 10:00 – 16:00

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

Sun 21 Sep

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

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Mon 22 Sep

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

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Tue 23 Sep

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

  • 10:00 – 18:00
…and 44 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 21 Sep

Included in admission / 0141 420 5000

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Mon 22 Sep

Included in admission / 0141 420 5000

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 23 Sep

Included in admission / 0141 420 5000

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 99 more dates until 31 Dec

Brighton Tattoo Convention

The 8th Brighton Tattoo Convention promises the best artists around, plus competitions, traders, entertainment, workshops and parties.

Hilton Brighton Metropole Hotel

Sat 21 Feb 2015

£45 for a three-day pass; £12.50 Fri only; £25 Sat & Sun only

  • 11:00

Sun 22 Feb 2015

£45 for a three-day pass; £12.50 Fri only; £25 Sat & Sun only

  • 11:00
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Britain from Above

An exhibition exploring the UK's first aerial photography company.

Royal Air Force Museum, London NW9

Sun 21 Sep

Free / 020 8205 2266

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Mon 22 Sep

Free / 020 8205 2266

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Tue 23 Sep

Free / 020 8205 2266

  • 10:00 – 18:00
…and 189 more dates until 31 Mar 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

  • 09:30 – 17:30

Sat 8 Nov

£12 (Seniors £11) / 01425 277988

  • 09:00 – 17:30

Sun 9 Nov

£12 (Seniors £11) / 01425 277988

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Call of the Sea

An exhibition focusing on North Berwick harbour and the history of the fishing industry. Learn about the dangers of life at sea and the development of more sustainable fishing practices through real life stories, videos and artifacts. There's also the chance to meet Cap’n Salty Sea Dog, fisherman in residence, who hosts…

Scottish Seabird Centre, North Berwick

Sat 4 Oct

Included in admission / 01620 890202

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 5 Oct

Included in admission / 01620 890202

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Mon 6 Oct

Included in admission / 01620 890202

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 41 more dates until 16 Nov

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

  • 11:00 – 22:00

Sun 30 Nov

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

  • 11:00 – 17:00

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

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 26 Oct

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

  • 10:00 – 17:00
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