Afternoon events, Food & drink

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Bandstand Beer and Music Festival

The largest indie beer and music festival in the Highlands, boasting more than 100 real ales from all over the world, including some brewed right here at home. Expect live music, specialty food, charity stalls and a barbecue.

Bandstand Bar and Restaurant, Nairn

Thu 2 Apr 2015

By donation / 01667 452341

Fri 3 Apr 2015

By donation / 01667 452341

Sat 4 Apr 2015

By donation / 01667 452341

…and 8 more dates until 12 Apr 2015

The House Of Peroni

A stylish celebration of the culturally diverse Italian city of Rome.

The House Of Peroni, London WC2A

Thu 30 Oct

Free

Fri 31 Oct

Free

Carvery Sunday Lunch

Featuring a four course homemade lunch with a sampling of wines from the menu.

Kirkley Hall, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sun 30 Nov

£15.95 adv booking essential / 01670 841235

Sun 25 Jan 2015

£16.50 adv booking essential / 01670 841235

Drury Street Market

Monthly market selling vintage goods, boutique clothing, handmade jewellery, art and baked goods. Stick around after the market to take advantage of 2 for 1 food deals and an evening of cabaret entertainment.

Drury Street, Glasgow

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0141 204 2929

Sat 6 Dec

Free / 0141 204 2929

NOT The Nottingham Beer Festival

Local microbrewery Magpie Brewery presents NOT The Nottingham Beer Festival, an event featuring real ales, food and music over the course of a weekend.

Bartons, Nottingham

Thu 20 Nov

Free / 0115 925 7766

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Christmas Crooners Lunch

Food, drink and song, from Joe Gibson.

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Sat 29 Nov

£25 / 01702 351135

Afternoon Tea

Relax and enjoy a pot of tea or coffee along with sandwiches and cakes before a matinee performance.

Regent Theatre, Stoke-on-Trent

Thu 6 Nov

£8 / 0844 871 7649

Wed 19 Nov

£9.50 / 0844 871 7649

Paul Hollywood: Get Your Bake On

Master baker Paul Hollywood cooks live on stage and shares baking secrets and autobiographical anecdotes.

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Sun 30 Nov

£28.50 / 01256 844244

Liverpool Echo Arena & Convention Centre

Sun 16 Nov

£32 / 0844 800 0400

St David's Hall, Cardiff

Sat 8 Nov

£28.50 / 029 2087 8444

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The Vinorium Pop Up

Exclusive wine merchant The Vinorium is set to rock London's Southbank with its first Pop-Up, which will run from the 15th October until 4th January.

Southbank Centre, London SE1

Fri 31 Oct

Free / 0844 875 0073

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0844 875 0073

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 0844 875 0073

…and 63 more dates until 4 Jan 2015

Off The Rails

Off The Rails is a new men's lifestyle event taking place in central London, creating a cool and entertaining shopping experience. Guests will have access to over 70 menswear brands, a styling lounge, art gallery, bar, eatery and a barbershop.

Old Truman Brewery, London E1

Thu 30 Oct

£10 / 020 7770 6000

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Summerhall Beer FestivALE

All things beery, yeasty and delicious are packed into Summerhall for one ale-filled weekend. The Dissection room is transformed into a beer hall with brewery's including Barney's, Williams Brothers and Fyne Ales hosting a stand alongside Pickering’s Gin. The weekend kicks off with Friday afternoon’s Power Hour where…

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Fri 5 Dec

£6 / 0131 560 1581

Ticket price includes two drinks tokens and a festival beer glass.

Sat 6 Dec

£8 / 0131 560 1581

Ticket price includes two drinks tokens and a festival beer glass.

Bluebird's Halloween All-Day Brunch Party!

Bluebird's epic all-day brunch party is BACK on Sunday 2nd November! Come to the restaurant and enjoy our delicious brunch menu, flowing drinks and fab DJ line up!

Bluebird Chelsea, London SW3

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 020 7559 1999

Glasgow's Whisky Festival

Glasgow's festival of the national tipple is especially interested in distillers and bottlers from in and around Glasgow itself, but they welcome all, big or small.

The Arches, Glasgow

Sat 15 Nov

Prices vary / 0141 565 1000

Pre-Concert Meals

Tuck into a hearty meal before the Christmas carol service in the Barn, choosing from Beef Cobbler or Spicy Root Vegetable and Lentil Casserole.

The Hawth, Crawley

Thu 6 Nov

£23 / 01293 553636

Around the world in 80 teas

P.M. David Silva & Sons was established in 1945 during the Plantation Raj in Ceylon’s world famous Dimbula valley. The remaining family company bring the world’s most sought after teas that are hand plucked and ethically sourced from the very people and estates that have worked there for over three generations. Find…

Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa, St Andrews

Sun 9 Nov

Free Booking required / 01334 474371

Part of Dundee Science Festival.

Mon 10 Nov

Free Booking required / 01334 474371

Part of Dundee Science Festival.

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Around the world in 80 teas plus Laurent Perrier Afternoon Tea

As above but also with an award-winning afternoon tea experience - with a delicious selection of delicate pastries and cakes, created by the hotel’s Pastry Chef, including homemade scones and lemon pancakes, with clotted cream and strawberry and pink Champagne preserve.

Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa, St Andrews

Sun 9 Nov

£20–£33 / 01334 474371

Part of Dundee Science Festival.

Mon 10 Nov

£20–£33 / 01334 474371

Part of Dundee Science Festival.

Milton Keynes Theatre

Wed 13 May 2015

£15 / 0844 871 7652

Barra and Vatersay Island Markets

Island Markets (Fèill an Eilean) on Barra and Vatersay started in 2000, and are run by Barra and Vatersay Agricultural and Horticultural Association. The monthly markets are held indoors, usually at Castlebay Community School, and community groups take turns providing refreshments to raise money for their causes. The…

Castlebay Community School, Barra

Sat 15 Nov

Free / 01871 810043

Beer Festival

Sample a variety of ales, ciders and other drinks and listen to live music.

The Met, Bury

Fri 21 Nov

£20 beer package; £2–£4 / 0161 761 2216

Sat 22 Nov

£20 beer package; £2–£4 / 0161 761 2216

National Trust: Waddesdon Manor, Aylesbury

Sat 15 Nov

£65 plus admission £16.20, child £8.10, adv booking essential / 01296 653226/653211

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BKD Gingerbread Person Fancy Dress Class

Kids are given eight freshly baked gingerbread people as well as everything needed to create some scary Hallowe'en characters including fondant, icing writers, cutters and sprinkles. Come dressed to terrify.

Nancy's Pantry, London E8

Fri 31 Oct

Cancelled / 020 7254 8639

BKD Xmas Snowmen and Reindeer Cupcake Class

Kids will love this creative class.

The Proud Archivist, London N1

Wed 10 Dec

£25 / 020 7749 6852

Brandon Street Night Market

Brandon Street Night Market is a monthly celebration of street food, drink, live art and music, taking place in the cultural hub of Leeds - Canal Mills.

Canal Mills, Leeds

Fri 28 Nov

Free / 0113 200 2780

Sat 6 Dec

Free / 0113 200 2780

Fri 12 Dec

Free / 0113 200 2780

British Michelin-Trained Chefs Launch Noma Inspired Pop-up!

Nordic cuisine seems to be talked about everywhere! What is it that has been keeping Noma, Faviken and Dill in the Worlds Top 50 Restaurants list year after year? Kitchen Theory have found the answer…

Maida Hill Place, London W9

Sat 1 Nov

£56 / 020 8964 2549

Sat 8 Nov

£56 / 020 8964 2549

Sat 15 Nov

£56 / 020 8964 2549

…and 6 more dates until 27 Dec

Bunga Bunga Halloween Brunch

Halloween-a-oke hosted by Bunga Bunga resident DJ John ‘dragoween’ Sizzle, alongside a soundtrack of horrifying hits, to be enjoyed over a 4 course meal.

Bunga Bunga, London SW11

Sat 1 Nov

£38–£48 / 020 7095 0360

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