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That'll Be the Day

Step back in time with a brand new edition of the popular touring show, and hear rock'n'roll hits from the 50s, 60s and 70s.

Winding Wheel, Chesterfield

Sun 5 Oct

£25 / 0845 166 4356

  • 19:30

Still Game

  • Cast: Ford Kiernan, Greg Hemphill

The stage version of Ford Kiernan and Greg Hemphill's TV sitcom of ageing disgracefully, starring Ford Kiernan as Jack Jarvis and Greg Hemphill as Victor McDade.

The SSE Hydro, Glasgow

Sat 4 Oct

£30–£45 / 0141 248 3000

Sun 5 Oct

£30–£45 / 0141 248 3000

Nick Harper

Singer, songwriter and virtuoso guitarist Nick 'son of Roy' Harper takes his show on the road – attention all 'Harponauts' (as the man himself calls them).

Colston Hall, Bristol

Sat 4 Oct

The Lantern

£12.50 / 0117 922 3686

  • 20:00

Oktoberfest

Party like you're in Bavaria, minus the plane fare. Drink the beer, eat the bratwurst, wear the lederhosen and party the night away, stein in hand. There's even a family-friendly Sunday lunch for the kinder.

West Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh

Sat 4 Oct

Free on Wednesdays; £5 Thursday, Friday and Sunday; £10 Saturday / 07435 428290

  • 12:00 – 17:00
  • 18:00 – 23:00

Sun 5 Oct

Free on Wednesdays; £5 Thursday, Friday and Sunday; £10 Saturday / 07435 428290

  • 12:30
  • 19:30

Billboard for Edinburgh: Charles Avery

The Ingleby's 25th artist to take part in their art-for-all public installation is Charles Avery, with We Don't Stay Here Because of Gravity.

Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh

Sat 4 Oct

24 hours / Free / 0131 556 4441

Sun 5 Oct

24 hours / Free / 0131 556 4441

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The National Motorcycle Museum Antiques & Collectors Fair

Over 120 stalls selling ceramics, vintage clothes, furniture, militaria, collectibles, memorabilia and more. There's also food and drink on sale to sustain you through your shopping.

The National Motorcycle Museum, Solihull

Sun 5 Oct

£3 (£2; Children free) / 01675 443311

  • 09:00 – 15:30

Dreamboats And Miniskirts

  • Written by: Maurice Gran

Musical sequel to Dreamboats And Petticoats written by Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran, which follows an aspiring vocal duo, who must adapt their style to succeed during the advent of the Beatles and the Mersey sound. Featuring the hits Twist & Shout, Handy Man, Pretty Woman and One Fine Day.

Alhambra Theatre, Bradford

Sat 4 Oct

£14–£33.50 / 01274 432000

  • 14:30
  • 19:30

Bose Urban Conductor Event

An interactive listening experience designed by Bose where participants can mix their own track and test out the latest range of Bose headphones. There's also a chance to view a gallery of digital content and visual art created by up and coming music artists.

Elys Yard, London E1

Sat 4 Oct

Free

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Sun 5 Oct

Free

  • 11:00 – 18:00

The Beehive Comedy Club

Ben Verth presents a weekend packed full of top local and visiting comedians to tickle your funny bone in an entirely appropriate way.

Beehive Inn, Edinburgh

Sat 4 Oct

£9 / 0131 225 7171

  • 20:30

Zion Train

Legendary UK dub collective formed in Oxford in 1988 by Neil Perch and Ben Hamilton..

The Art School, Glasgow

Sun 5 Oct

£7 in advance; £10 on the door

Plus Samson Sounds and Maxi Roots.

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Baby Loves Disco

Baby Loves Disco is a chance for babies, toddlers, preschoolers and their parents to get their respective grooves on and enjoy some dayclubbing with real club DJs spinning retro and pop tunes. Chillout room, themed crafts, facepainting, healthy snacks and more – all included in the price, plus licensed bar for parents.

Hummingbird, Glasgow

Sun 5 Oct

£8.94 / 07986 527947

An Evening with Sir Roger Moore

Interviewed by Gareth Owen, Hollywood legend, knight and raconteur Sir Roger Moore candidly discusses his life and career, from The Saint and The Persuaders to his stint as 007 and beyond. Followed by an audience Q&A.

Floral Pavilion Theatre, New Brighton

Sun 5 Oct

£26 (£24) / 0151 666 0000

  • 19:30

The Importance Of Being Earnest

  • Written by: Oscar Wilde

Oscar Wilde's comedy in which the bachelors Jack Worthing and Algernon Moncrieff embark on a path of misadventure, all in the name of love.

Lighthouse: Poole's Centre for the Arts

Sat 4 Oct

£12 (Children £10 under 18s; £10; £10) / 0844 406 8666

  • 14:00
  • 20:00

James Campbell's Comedy 4 Kids

The master of kids' comedy presents a show packed with proper laughs, without the rude bits. For ages 6+.

South Street Arts Centre, Reading

Sat 4 Oct

£8.70 / 0118 960 6060

  • 14:00

Kylie Minogue

Another mega-production from pop behemoth Ms Minogue. This extravaganza is entitled the Kiss Me Once Tour and takes the pint-sized Aussie singer to 31 shows in 15 countries.

Capital FM Arena, Nottingham

Sat 4 Oct

£40–£80 / 0844 412 4624

Sun 5 Oct

£40–£80 / 0844 412 4624

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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.

Addington Park, Croydon

Sat 4 Oct

£10–£18 / 0844 4155 228

  • 12:30 – 21:30

Sun 5 Oct

£10–£18 / 0844 4155 228

  • 12:30 – 21:30

Blockbuster: The Musical

A family musical featuring classic rock hits from the 1970s by artists such as Sweet, Smokie and Tina Turner, written by the song-writing team, Nicky Chinn and Mike Chapman. The show features Paul Nicholas and Suzanne Shaw.

Fairfield Halls, Croydon

Sat 4 Oct

Ashcroft Theatre

£19–£28 7.45pm & 2.30pm; £19–£28 7.45pm & 2.30pm; £19–£28; £19–£31; £19–£28 ( £80; £80) / 020 8688 9291

  • 14:30
  • 19:45

Ha Ha Hood

  • Written by: Ben Langley

The tale of Robin Hood with a comedy twist from writer Ben Langley

Orchard Theatre, Dartford

Sun 5 Oct

£21; £18 under 21s ( £18) / 01322 220000

  • 19:30

Three Sisters

John Byrn (Tutti Frutti, The Slab Boys) present Chekhov's classic drama, documenting the decay of the privileged class in Russia and the search for meaning in the modern world.

Tron Theatre, Glasgow

Sat 4 Oct

£8–£16 / 0141 552 4267

  • 19:45

Sun 5 Oct

£8–£16 / 0141 552 4267

  • 19:45

West Highland Gate Pub Quiz

A pub quiz with rounds including showbiz, music, pictures and general knowledge. Quizmaster Sir James hosts with jolly camp aplomb.

West Highland Gate, Glasgow

Sun 5 Oct

£1 / 0141 956 7835

  • 20:00 – 22:00
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The Airdrie Boys

Paintings by Dan Ferguson and John Cunningham.

RGI Kelly Gallery, Glasgow

Sat 4 Oct

Free / 0141 248 6386

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Anything Goes

Loudoun Musical Society present Cole Porter's musical following the madcap antics aboard an ocean liner bound from New York to London. Includes such songs as 'Anything Goes', 'You’re the Top' and 'I Get a Kick Out of You'.

Palace Theatre, Kilmarnock

Sat 4 Oct

£14–£16 / 01563 554900

  • 19:30

April in Paris

Veteran English playwright John Godber's story of a marriage on the backslide given an injection of joie de vivre after the moderately happy couple, Al and Bet, win a trip to Paris in a magazine contest.

Dundee Rep

Sat 4 Oct

£16–£22 (£14–£16) / 01382 223530

Billy Connolly: High Horse

The Big Yin of Scottish stand-up takes a break from all that globe-trotting and acting for a Scottish stand-up tour. A rare chance to see live what made him famous. Connolly's talent for spinning a great yarn began back in his 1960s folkie days, when his sets veered off from music to storytelling. Since then, he's…

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Sat 4 Oct

prices vary / 0131 228 1155

Sun 5 Oct

prices vary / 0131 228 1155

Cheeki Monkey's Big Baby and Children’s Market

Pre-loved and handmade kids and baby market.

Fleetwood Sports College (Fleetwood High)

Sun 5 Oct

£1.50 (Children free) / 0845 634 1875

  • 10:00 – 13:00

Maidstone Leisure Centre

Sat 4 Oct

£1 (Children free) / 0845 634 1875

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Rochdale Leisure Centre

Sun 5 Oct

£1 (Children free) / 0845 634 1875

  • 13:00 – 16:00
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