Before 5pm, Days out

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Gandeys Thrill Circus

An all-human circus of action-packed antics.

The Britannia Stadium, Stoke-on-Trent

Sat 7 Mar

£8–£26 / 0871 663 2008

Featuring a special guest appearance from Stoke legend Neil Baldwin as Nello the Clown.

Sun 8 Mar

£8–£26 / 0871 663 2008

Featuring a special guest appearance from Stoke legend Neil Baldwin as Nello the Clown.

Mon 9 Mar

£8–£26 / 0871 663 2008

Featuring a special guest appearance from Stoke legend Neil Baldwin as Nello the Clown.

…and 6 more dates until 15 Mar

Jurassic Adventures

Fun family show about dinosaurs and the people that study them.

Adam Smith Theatre, Kirkcaldy

Sat 14 Mar

£17 (£15; Family £14.50; Children £15) / 01592 583302

Beck Theatre, Hayes

Tue 31 Mar

£16 (£14) / 020 8561 8371

Buxton Opera House

Sat 14 Mar

£16 (Children £14) / 0845 127 2190

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The Great Scottish Beer Celebration

A beer festival celebrating Scottish brewing, with 18 small breweries pouring a wide range of beer styles, plus music from the folk behind Shout Bamala and a selection of street food vendors.

Barras Art & Design Centre, Glasgow

Sat 14 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 946 3020

Cadbury Easter Egg Trail

Children's entertainment and an exciting Easter trail with chocolate eggs and prizes to be won at the end.

National Trust: Barrington Court, Ilminster

Fri 3 Apr

£2 per trail, plus admission £10.90, child £5.40, family £27.20 / 01460 241938

Sat 4 Apr

£2 per trail, plus admission £10.90, child £5.40, family £27.20 / 01460 241938

Sun 5 Apr

£2 per trail, plus admission £10.90, child £5.40, family £27.20 / 01460 241938

Mon 6 Apr

£2 per trail, plus admission £10.90, child £5.40, family £27.20 / 01460 241938

National Trust: Buckland Abbey, Yelverton

Fri 3 Apr

£2 plus admission £9.05, child £4.50, family £13.60 & £22.70 / 01822 853607

Sat 4 Apr

£2 plus admission £9.05, child £4.50, family £13.60 & £22.70 / 01822 853607

Sun 5 Apr

£2 plus admission £9.05, child £4.50, family £13.60 & £22.70 / 01822 853607

…and 5 more dates until 10 Apr

National Trust: Coughton Court, Alcester

Sat 4 Apr

Children £3 plus admission £9.60, child £4.80, family £24 / 01789 400777

Sun 5 Apr

Children £3 plus admission £9.60, child £4.80, family £24 / 01789 400777

Mon 6 Apr

Children £3 plus admission £9.60, child £4.80, family £24 / 01789 400777

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Little Birds Indoor Market

Over 20 stalls featuring a range of goodies, from craft to shopping, food and cocktails.

Sloans, Glasgow

Sun 8 Mar

Free / 0141 221 8886

Sun 12 Apr

Free / 0141 221 8886

Sun 10 May

Free / 0141 221 8886

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The Stitching, Sewing, Quilting and Hobbycrafts Show

A show for lovers of fashion, quilting and hobbycraft, with everything from demonstrations and workshops to costumes from the retail-inspired drama Mr Selfridge.

SECC, Glasgow

Thu 5 Mar

£7.50–£9.50 (Seniors £6.50–£8.50; Children free) / 0141 248 3000

Advanced tickets must be purchased before 5pm on 2 Mar 2015 to receive discounted prices.

Fri 6 Mar

£7.50–£9.50 (Seniors £6.50–£8.50; Children free) / 0141 248 3000

Advanced tickets must be purchased before 5pm on 2 Mar 2015 to receive discounted prices.

Sat 7 Mar

£7.50–£9.50 (Seniors £6.50–£8.50; Children free) / 0141 248 3000

Advanced tickets must be purchased before 5pm on 2 Mar 2015 to receive discounted prices.

Sun 8 Mar

£7.50–£9.50 (Seniors £6.50–£8.50; Children free) / 0141 248 3000

Advanced tickets must be purchased before 5pm on 2 Mar 2015 to receive discounted prices.

Brunch Bingo

Fun brunch bingo session.

The Well, London EC1V

Sat 7 Mar

£2 / 020 7251 9363

Sat 4 Apr

£2 / 020 7251 9363

Sat 2 May

£2 / 020 7251 9363

…and 6 more dates until 7 Nov

Aberdeen Holi Mela

The Indian Holi Festival is a celebratory spring festival (aka The Festival of Colours or The Festival of Love). Essentially a big old carnival, participants chase and colour each other with a concoction made up of coloured powder and water, resulting in a rainbow of good will and good feeling.

Ashdale Hall, Aberdeen

Sun 8 Mar

Sold out

Quartermile Market

Monthly market selling products by local designers, makers and artists as well as street food. There's even something to keep the dog happy with a stall specialising in cupcakes for dogs.

Lister Square, Edinburgh

Fri 6 Mar

Free / 0845 000 2525

Fri 3 Apr

Free / 0845 000 2525

Fri 1 May

Free / 0845 000 2525

…and 7 more dates until 4 Dec

Shire Horse Society National Show

See 300 of the fancy beasts in the show, plus demonstrations, trade stands and more.

Arena UK, Grantham

Sat 21 Mar

£8 in advance, £10 on the gate (Children & seniors £6 in advance; £8 on the gate) / 01536 771611

Sun 22 Mar

£8 in advance, £10 on the gate (Children & seniors £6 in advance; £8 on the gate) / 01536 771611

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Easter Fun Day

Annual Easter celebrations featuring an equestrain stunt show, falconry display, climbing wall, archery range, sports taster sessions, Horne's Funfair and the Radio Tay Roadshow.

Camperdown Country Park, Dundee

Sun 5 Apr

Free

Enlightened! A Walking Tour of Edinburgh's New Town in the Age of Reason

Explore the New Town with Enlightened! walking tours and learn about how clever Edinburgh's people of yore were. Booking is essential.

Dundas House, Edinburgh

Tue 10 Mar

£10 (groups of five or more £8 per person) / 07459 109460

Meet outside.

Tue 17 Mar

£10 (groups of five or more £8 per person) / 07459 109460

Meet outside.

Tue 24 Mar

£10 (groups of five or more £8 per person) / 07459 109460

Meet outside.

…and 5 more dates until 28 Apr

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.

DNA, London SW11

Sat 28 Mar

£9.94–£144.19 / 07986 527947

Sat 25 Apr

£9.94–£144.19 / 07986 527947

Sat 30 May

£9.94–£144.19 / 07986 527947

Sat 27 Jun

£9.94–£144.19 / 07986 527947

Electric Circus, Edinburgh

Sun 19 Apr

£8.94–£128.75 / 07986 527947

Sun 21 Jun

£8.94–£128.75 / 07986 527947

Hummingbird, Glasgow

Sun 8 Mar

£8.94–£128.75 / 07986 527947

Sun 12 Apr

£8.94–£128.75 / 07986 527947

Sun 10 May

£8.94–£128.75 / 07986 527947

Sun 14 Jun

£8.94–£128.75 / 07986 527947

The Big Glasgow Comic & Craft Fair

The Big Glasgow Comic Page presents a day of assorted geekery complete with 17 vendors selling back issues, graphic novels, original art, fan art, toys, t-shirts, jewellery, crafts, cupcakes and loads more. Cosplay/fancy dress encouraged with a competition for under and over 16s.

The Arches Café Bar & Restaurant, Glasgow

Sat 6 Jun

Free / 0141 565 1035

Sat 5 Sep

Free / 0141 565 1035

Walkabout, Glasgow

Sat 7 Mar

Free / 0141 332 8209

Over 18s

Sat 2 May

Free / 0141 332 8209

Over 18s

Sat 18 Jul

Free / 0141 332 8209

Over 18s

…and 2 more dates until 5 Nov

Cirque Berserk

A large-scale family circus show with jugglers, acrobats, aerialists, dancers, musicians and stuntmen. Highlights include Hercules the strongman, award-winning clown Tweedy and a hair-raising motorcycle routine from Globe of Death.

Birmingham Repertory Theatre

Fri 20 Mar

£18.50–£30 / 0121 236 4455

Sat 21 Mar

£18.50–£30 / 0121 236 4455

Sun 22 Mar

£18.50–£30 / 0121 236 4455

Marina Theatre, Lowestoft

Sat 14 Mar

£25; £20–£10 (£20) / 01502 533200

Regent Theatre, Stoke-on-Trent

Fri 6 Mar

£19–£27 / 0844 871 7649

Sat 7 Mar

£19–£27 / 0844 871 7649

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Pregnancy and Baby Fair

Ireland's biggest and best baby event, no other event compares!

Odyssey Arena, Belfast

Sat 7 Mar

£7.50 / 028 9073 9074

Sun 8 Mar

£7.50 / 028 9073 9074

Charity Car Boot Sale

Charity car boot sale in aid of Epsom Medical Equipment Fund. Features toilets, catering and on-site parking for buyers.

Epsom General Hospital

Sun 5 Apr

£10–£20 / 020 8337 8181

Sun 3 May

£10–£20 / 020 8337 8181

Sun 7 Jun

£10–£20 / 020 8337 8181

…and 4 more dates until 4 Oct

Edinburgh Fashion Week Launch Weekend

Fashion shows, workshops and tutorials, all celebrating Edinburgh's unique shopping experience. It's like, so in right now.

The Mound, Edinburgh

Sat 7 Mar

Free / 0131 220 8580

Sun 8 Mar

Free / 0131 220 8580

ScotHot 15

An exhibition which brings together Scotland's hospitality industry.

SECC, Glasgow

Thu 5 Mar

0131 2257205

Spirit Of Summer Fair

New work from UK designers.

Olympia, London W14

Wed 17 Jun

£16 in advance, £20 on door (Children £8 in advance, £10 on door) / 02073 851200

Thu 18 Jun

£16 in advance, £20 on door (Children £8 in advance, £10 on door) / 02073 851200

Fri 19 Jun

£16 in advance, £20 on door (Children £8 in advance, £10 on door) / 02073 851200

Sat 20 Jun

£16 in advance, £20 on door (Children £8 in advance, £10 on door) / 02073 851200

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Bedford Rock Choir

Your local Bedford choir is run by Bedfordshire based musician Lottie Greenhow. The Bedford branch is part of the unique national singing family that is Rock Choir. Whilst retaining our focus on Bedford community causes and events, all the local Bedfordshire choirs come together in regional and even national groups for…

Kings House, Bedford

Thu 19 Mar

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Thu 26 Mar

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Thu 23 Apr

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

…and 23 more dates until 25 Feb 2016

The Great British Dog Walk

Take the doggy for walkies with this national campaign, taking place at 10 National Trust properties across the UK. This event is in aid of the national charity, Hearing Dogs for Deaf People.

Pollok Country Park, Glasgow

Sun 22 Mar

£10 (Children £5) / 07436 542 544

Hackney Flea Market

Get your paws on vintage fabrics, clothes, jewellery, furniture and knick knacks.

Abney Hall, London N16

Sat 7 Mar

Free / 07986 296949

Sun 8 Mar

Free / 07986 296949

Sat 14 Mar

Free / 07986 296949

…and 3 more dates until 9 May

Jessops Academy Live Photography Event

Cameras are demonstrated and tips handed out in this live photography event.

Glasgow Caledonian University

Sat 16 May

£8 / 0141 354 0069

The Beatroot and Lace Bazaar

A vintage fair with highly creative flair, with artists and musicians, vintage sellers, artisan makers and more.

Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow

Sat 14 Mar

Free / 07787 404268

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