After 5pm, Kids

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Emily Brown and the Thing

  • 5 stars

Emily and Stanley's sleep is interrupted by the curious 'Thing' outside.

The Forum, Barrow-in-Furness

Wed 8 Oct

£10 (£9) / 01229 820000

  • 17:00

HUFF

  • 3 stars

Inventive walkthrough retelling of The Three Little pigs from Shona Reppe and Andy Manley.

Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

The Madeley Centre, Crewe

Wed 27 Aug

Phone for prices / 01782 751808

  • 18:30 – 20:00

Wed 3 Sep

Phone for prices / 01782 751808

  • 18:30 – 20:00

Wed 10 Sep

Phone for prices / 01782 751808

  • 18:30 – 20:00
…and 2 more dates until 24 Sep

Russell Grant: Strictly Edinburgh

MMM Ltd Reach for the stars as the nation's darling rockets into town with a showbiz extravaganza that'll have you dancing in the aisles. Filled with magic and sparkle, get ready for a barn-storming, foot-tapping, feel good hour to lift your spirits and have you wreathed in smiles. This is the ultimate happy hour! It's…

Gilded Balloon Teviot, Edinburgh

Thu 21 Aug

Wine Bar

£13 (£11) / 0131 622 6552

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Wine Bar

£14 (£12) / 0131 622 6552

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

Wine Bar

£14 (£12) / 0131 622 6552

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 24 Aug

Wine Bar

£14 (£12) / 0131 622 6552

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Billy Smart's Circus

This all human performance includes a trapeze act, acrobats, jugglers, aerialists and a fire tricks, all soundtracked by a live band.

Old Common, Basingstoke

Tue 2 Sep

£10–£26 / 0844 4155 228

  • 19:30

Wed 3 Sep

£10–£26 / 0844 4155 228

  • 19:30

Thu 4 Sep

£10–£26 / 0844 4155 228

  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 6 Sep

Southsea Common

Thu 21 Aug

£12–£26 (Children £10–£18) / 0844 4155 228

  • 19:00

Fri 22 Aug

£12–£26 (Children £10–£18) / 0844 4155 228

  • 19:00

Sat 23 Aug

£12–£26 (Children £10–£18) / 0844 4155 228

  • 19:00
…and 5 more dates until 30 Aug

The Stand, Edinburgh

Tue 2 Sep

£8 / 0844 4155 228

Wed 3 Sep

£8 / 0844 4155 228

Thu 4 Sep

£8 / 0844 4155 228

…and 2 more dates until 6 Sep back to top

Beavers

Learn all about the aquatic animals, with educational and fun activities.

St Andrew's United Reformed Church, Cardiff

Wed 27 Aug

Phone for prices

  • 18:00 – 19:00

Wed 3 Sep

Phone for prices

  • 18:00 – 19:00

Wed 10 Sep

Phone for prices

  • 18:00 – 19:00
…and 2 more dates until 24 Sep

Going Batty

Grab the bat detectors and torches – it's European Bat Weekend and we're going on a bat hunt. Ages 8+; all children must be accompanied. Booking is essential.

Glasgow City Council Land Services Daldowie Nursery & Training Centre

Fri 29 Aug

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 276 0927

  • 20:30 – 22:00

Linn Park, Glasgow

Sat 30 Aug

Free / 0141 276 0927

  • 20:30 – 22:00

Pollok Country Park, Glasgow

Sun 31 Aug

Free / 0141 276 0927

  • 20:30 – 22:00

The Adventure

  • Written by: Oliver Birch

An interactive tale, following the quest to rescue an abducted scientist, featuring two children and their best friend, a storyteller and you, as the rescuers.

Palace Theatre, Watford

Thu 20 Nov

£1

  • 19:00

Fri 21 Nov

£1

  • 19:00

Sat 22 Nov

£1

  • 17:00
  • 19:30

Sun 23 Nov

£1

  • 17:00
  • 19:30

Alice Through The Looking Glass

  • Directed by: Daniel Winder
  • Written by: Lewis Carroll (book)

Adapted by Daniel Winder and Candida Caldicot, this family-orientated adaptation of Lewis Carroll's adventure tale, features original music and songs. Presented by Iris Theatre.

St Paul's Church, Covent Garden, London WC2E

Thu 21 Aug

£18 (£14) / 020 7836 5221

  • 19:00

Fri 22 Aug

£18 (£14) / 020 7836 5221

  • 19:00

Sat 23 Aug

£18 (£14) / 020 7836 5221

  • 19:00
…and 6 more dates until 30 Aug

The Alleycats: Contemporary a Cappella

Young, mischievous and ready to drop some fresh beats, The Alleycats sing everything from hip hop mash-ups to Motown and pop - dance moves included. The 13 vocalists in this high-energy act provide award-winning contemporary a cappella, combining a full range of male and female voices amid a velvety blend. Whether…

Assembly George Square, Edinburgh

Thu 21 Aug

Three

£9.50 (£8) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Three

£11 (£9.50) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

Three

£11 (£9.50) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 25 Aug back to top

ComedySportz UK

ComedySportz UK / Free Festival ComedySportz UK is the north west’s top improvised comedy troupe. ComedySportz is a fast-paced improv comedy show where two teams battle it out for the biggest laughs. The players create quick witted sketches, scenes and songs from whatever suggestions are thrown at them by the audience…

Laughing Horse @ The Three Sisters, Edinburgh

Thu 21 Aug

Maggie's Chamber

Free / 0131 622 6801

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Maggie's Chamber

Free / 0131 622 6801

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

Maggie's Chamber

Free / 0131 622 6801

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 24 Aug

Maggie's Chamber

Free / 0131 622 6801

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Rats!

Aireborne Theatre Leeds Dan Onaschük is down on his luck. After kicking his ex-girlfriend’s cat out of a window, he thinks he’s finally hit rock bottom - until Rat steps in. Teaching Dan all the tricks the careers centre won't, Rat sends Dan skywards on the social ladder but can’t quite make up for the lost love of his…

Paradise in The Vault, Edinburgh

Fri 22 Aug

The Vault

£7 (£5.50) / 0131 510 0022

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 24 Aug

The Vault

£7 (£5.50) / 0131 510 0022

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Shakespeare in the Garden: A Midsummer Night's Dream

C theatre Shakespeare is back in his natural habitat. Confused lovers, warring fairies, narcotic plants and a ramshackle company of actors who are just trying to put on a play. The great outdoors awaits as the characters escape the city in one of the Bard's best-loved comedies in the beautiful and relaxed surroundings…

St Peter's Church, Edinburgh

Thu 21 Aug

gardens

£8.50 (£6.50)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

gardens

£9.50 (£7.50)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

gardens

£9.50 (£7.50)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 25 Aug

Stranraer RNLI Park Fest

Stranraer Inshore Lifeboats adopt their land legs for a fundraising music festival featuring a range of local and familiar artists as well as craft stalls, fun fair rides and The Marine Lake with its pirate ship.

Agnew Park, Stranraer

Thu 21 Aug

Prices vary / 01387 253862

  • 00:00 (Friday morning)

Fri 22 Aug

Prices vary / 01387 253862

  • 19:00 – 23:30

Teddy Bear Sleepover

Edinburgh City Libraries bring their popular event to the Book Festival. Bring your soft toy (not your favourite one!) to enjoy bedtime stories and songs, then tuck them in for a sleepover in Charlotte Square Gardens. What will they get up to during the night? Find out when you come back the next day to collect your toys…

Charlotte Square Gardens, Edinburgh

Fri 22 Aug

Free / 0845 373 5888

Part of Edinburgh International Book Festival.

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This is Contemporary Ice Skating

Aurora Nova presents Le Patin Libre Ice skating, but not as we know it! Amidst the spins and sequins of traditional figure skating, a group of irreverent yet world class athletes have turned away from the ageing traditions of On Ice entertainment in order to develop their own contemporary and acrobatic dance style.

Murrayfield Ice Rink, Edinburgh

Fri 22 Aug

£15 (£13) / 0131 337 6933

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

£15 (£13) / 0131 337 6933

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wilkinson Ford: Kagoolio

Momentum Artist Management Physical comedy and sketch combine to transport you into the weird and weatherproofed world of The Kagools. Inclusive, enchanting, high-energy fun: this interactive, multimedia show is one for all the family! Age category: PG

The Mash House, Edinburgh

Thu 21 Aug

Just the Cask Room

£7 (£6) / 0131 220 2987

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Just the Cask Room

£8.50 (£7) / 0131 220 2987

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

Just the Cask Room

£8.50 (£7) / 0131 220 2987

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 24 Aug

Just the Cask Room

£8.50 (£7) / 0131 220 2987

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

11+ Information Session

Learn more about Explore Learning's 11+ prep class.

Explore Learning, High Wycombe

Tue 23 Sep

Free / 01494 411147

  • 18:30 – 19:30

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 01494 411147

  • 18:30 – 19:30

Artizan Art Gallery, Torquay

Sun 7 Sep

£6 (£4) / 01803 428626

  • 19:00 – 21:00

The Grange Hall, Southam

Wed 27 Aug

Phone for prices / 01926 813933

  • 17:45 – 19:15

Wed 3 Sep

Phone for prices / 01926 813933

  • 17:45 – 19:15

Wed 10 Sep

Phone for prices / 01926 813933

  • 17:45 – 19:15
…and 7 more dates until 29 Oct back to top

The 2014 NRL Grand Final

The 2014 NRL Grand Final watch party Sun 5th October at the Clapham Grand.

The Clapham Grand, London SW11

Sun 5 Oct

£5 / 020 7223 6523

  • 19:00 – 03:00

25th Anniversary Celebration Of The Macedonian Society Of Great Britain

Celebration of national society. It is dedicated to the promotion of Macedonian history, culture & heritage and informs and educates the public that Macedonia, its history and its heritage, are Hellenic.

The Hellenic Centre, London W1U

Fri 17 Oct

Great Hall

Free, adv booking essential / 020 7487 5060

  • 19:00

6-A-Side Men's Football

New Seasons Kicking Off In The Next Few Weeks, Played On The All New 3g Pitches At St. Peters Academy

Fenton Manor Sports Centre, Stoke-on-Trent

Thu 21 Aug

Free / 01782 233222

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Fri 22 Aug

Free / 01782 233222

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Sat 23 Aug

Free / 01782 233222

  • 19:00 – 21:00
…and 73 more dates until 4 Nov

6aside Men's Football

6-a-side football league 'now running' New season starts july 2014 Canterbury @ st edmunds astro on monday and thursday free entry, approx £4 per week per player, fa affiliated, qualified referees

St Edmund’s School, Canterbury

Mon 25 Aug

Free

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Mon 1 Sep

Free

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Mon 8 Sep

Free

  • 19:00 – 21:00
…and 6 more dates until 20 Oct

6aside Men's Football

6-a-Side Football League 'Now Running'.

Hamworthy Club, Wimborne

Thu 21 Aug

Free

  • 18:00 – 20:00

Fri 22 Aug

Free

  • 18:00 – 20:00

Sat 23 Aug

Free

  • 18:00 – 20:00
…and 37 more dates until 29 Sep back to top