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The Art of Fiji

Objects from Fiji, donated to the museum over the last two centuries by travellers using Glasgow as Scotland's gateway to the furthest reaches of the British Empire.

Hunterian Museum & Art Gallery, Glasgow

Tue 21 Apr

Free / 0141 330 4221

Wed 22 Apr

Free / 0141 330 4221

Thu 23 Apr

Free / 0141 330 4221

…and 7 more dates until 1 May

Glasgow Comic Con

Indulge your love of all things graphic at this fiesta of films, comics and fandoms. There's also book dealers, toy sellers, indie comic publishers and comic creators – everything your comic-loving heart desires. Special guests tbc.

The Art School, Glasgow

Sat 4 Jul

£8–£20 (tbc) / 0141 352 4900

CCA, Glasgow

Sat 4 Jul

£8–£20 (tbc) / 0141 352 4900

Time For Tea

Free tea, cake and a gallery talk for the over 55s.

Impressions Gallery, Bradford

Fri 24 Apr

Free / 01274 737843

With a short talk on Realism in Rawiya: Photographic Stories from the Middle East

  • 11:30 – 13:30 Time For Tea Impressions Gallery, Bradford

Berwick at War 1939–45

An exploration of WW II, marking the 70th anniversary of VE Day.

Barracks and Main Guard, Berwick-Upon-Tweed

Sun 10 May

Free / 08703 331181

Part of Berwick 900.

Berwick Town Hall, Berwick-upon-Tweed

Sat 9 May

Free / 01289 330900

Part of Berwick 900.

Sun 10 May

Free / 01289 330900

Part of Berwick 900.

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 2 May

Over-18s only

Free / 0141 332 8209

Sat 18 Jul

Free / 0141 332 8209

Over 18s

Sat 31 Oct

Free / 0141 332 8209

Over 18s

Thu 5 Nov

Free / 0141 332 8209

Over 18s

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Bride: The Wedding Show

Wedding showcase featuring everything you could think of to make your special day that little bit more special.

Westpoint Arena, Exeter

Sat 10 Oct

£5 in advance; £7.50 on the door (Children free) / 01392 446 000

Sun 11 Oct

£5 in advance; £7.50 on the door (Children free) / 01392 446 000

Bridge of Allan Contemporary Arts Festival

The BoA Contemporary Arts Festival takes over various venues across the town to exhibit a fantastic selection of talented Scottish artists, designers and makers.

Various venues: Bridge of Allan

Sat 7 Nov

Free

Budding Gardeners

Check out the entries in the local schools' Budding Gardeners exhibition.

RHS Garden Wisley, Woking

Sat 30 May

Included in admission / 0845 260 9000

Sun 31 May

Included in admission / 0845 260 9000

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 28 Nov

£11.50–£15 (weekend ticket £20; under 15s free) / 01492 872000

Sun 29 Nov

£11.50–£15 (weekend ticket £20; under 15s free) / 01492 872000

Claymore

War games, science games, fantasy fiction games, participation games. Honestly, what more could you gamers want?

Edinburgh College Granton Campus

Sat 1 Aug

Prices to be confirmed / 07795 054047

  • 10:00 Claymore Edinburgh College Granton Campus
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Colour Decoding

An exploration of how colour works, with images, objects, stuffed animals and other objects from the university collection.

Tower Building, Dundee

Tue 21 Apr

Lamb Gallery

Free / 01382 384310

Wed 22 Apr

Lamb Gallery

Free / 01382 384310

Thu 23 Apr

Lamb Gallery

Free / 01382 384310

…and 26 more dates until 23 May

Cradle of Scotland

A look at some of the discoveries made at the architectural site of Forteviot in Perthshire, which is being examined by the University of Glasgow’s Strathearn Environs and Royal Forteviot (SERF) project.

Hunterian Museum & Art Gallery, Glasgow

Thu 3 Sep

Free / 0141 330 4221

Fri 4 Sep

Free / 0141 330 4221

Sat 5 Sep

Free / 0141 330 4221

…and 103 more dates until 3 Jan 2016

Creative Berwick

Artworks and performances celebrating the history and cultural heritage of Berwick-upon-Tweed.

Berwick Town Hall, Berwick-upon-Tweed

Sat 24 Oct

Free / 01289 330900

Part of Berwick 900.

Sun 25 Oct

Free / 01289 330900

Part of Berwick 900.

The 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.

Manchester Central

Sat 26 Sep

£6 in advance; £10 on the door (Children free) / 0161 834 2700

Sun 27 Sep

£6 in advance; £10 on the door (Children free) / 0161 834 2700

NEC, Birmingham

Sat 12 Sep

£6; £10 on the door (Children free) / 0121 780 4141

Sun 13 Sep

£6; £10 on the door (Children free) / 0121 780 4141

The SSE Hydro, Glasgow

Sat 10 Oct

£6 in advance; £10 on the door (Children free) / 0141 248 3000

Sun 11 Oct

£6 in advance; £10 on the door (Children free) / 0141 248 3000

Dance Show LIVE

Whether you're an up-and-coming dancer, a seasoned pro or a flat-footed newbie, there's something for everyone at this festival of dance, featuring performances, workshops and talks. Featuring Perri and Jordan from Diversity, Luke McFarlane (winner of Got to Dance) and many more.

SECC, Glasgow

Sun 30 Aug

£16.50 (Family £54.50; Children £14.50) / 02920 799199

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Doon the Watter

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

Riverside Museum, Glasgow

Tue 21 Apr

Free / 0141 287 2720

Wed 22 Apr

Free / 0141 287 2720

Thu 23 Apr

Free / 0141 287 2720

…and 55 more dates until 17 Jun

Dorothy Wordsworth: Wonders of the Everyday

Contemporary works and displays celebrating the life of Dorothy Wordsworth, sister of William.

Dove Cottage and the Wordsworth Museum, Grasmere

Tue 21 Apr

Museum & Gallery

£7.75 (Children £4.50; £17.20) / 01539 435544

Wed 22 Apr

Museum & Gallery

£7.75 (Children £4.50; £17.20) / 01539 435544

Thu 23 Apr

Museum & Gallery

£7.75 (Children £4.50; £17.20) / 01539 435544

…and 249 more dates until 31 Dec

East Anglian Game and Country Fair

Country pursuits for all the family.

The Norfolk Showground, Norwich

Sat 25 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 01263 735828

Sun 26 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 01263 735828

The Eco Technology Show

Environmental technology conference.

American Express Community Stadium, Brighton

Thu 11 Jun

Free / 01273 957726

Fri 12 Jun

Free / 01273 957726

Experiment Zone

Carry out practical experiments and meet real life working scientists. Because hey, you really suit that lab coat.

Centre For Life, Newcastle upon Tyne

Tue 21 Apr

£9.95 (£7.95; Children £6.95) / 0191 243 8210

Wed 22 Apr

£9.95 (£7.95; Children £6.95) / 0191 243 8210

Thu 23 Apr

£9.95 (£7.95; Children £6.95) / 0191 243 8210

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Fabulous Fifties

Exhibition taking a nostalgic look back at the 50s.

National Museum of Rural Life, East Kilbride

Sun 24 May

Included in admission / 0300 123 6789

Female Tattoo Show

The UK's only tattoo convention dedicated to the fairer sex. As well as the pick of the country's best woman artists, there's burlesque, monster cirque, trade stalls, tattoo supplies, awards and entertainment.

Assembly Rooms, Leamington Spa

Sun 13 Sep

£10

Festive Flower and Food Show

A wintry celebration of flora, fauna and food.

Opera House & Winter Gardens, Blackpool

Fri 13 Nov

£16.50 / 0870 380 1111

Sat 14 Nov

£16.50 / 0870 380 1111

Sun 15 Nov

£16.50 / 0870 380 1111

The Forth Bridge: Building an Icon

A display commemorating the 125th anniversary of the Forth Bridge opening, with photographs, plans, reports and more.

National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh

Tue 21 Apr

Free / 0131 623 3734

Wed 22 Apr

Free / 0131 623 3734

Thu 23 Apr

Free / 0131 623 3734

…and 59 more dates until 21 Jun

Gold

Why is gold so scarce? Because it's so heavy: most of the planet's gold sank to the core millions of years ago, with the stuff near the surface coming chiefly from meteorites. This look at the metal's amazing beauty, versatility and symbolism uses objects drawn from the Royal Collection, such as the Rillaton Cup, a Bronze…

The Queen's Gallery, Edinburgh

Tue 21 Apr

Included in admission / 0131 556 5100

  • 09:30 – 18:00 Gold The Queen's Gallery, Edinburgh

Wed 22 Apr

Included in admission / 0131 556 5100

  • 09:30 – 18:00 Gold The Queen's Gallery, Edinburgh

Thu 23 Apr

Included in admission / 0131 556 5100

  • 09:30 – 18:00 Gold The Queen's Gallery, Edinburgh
…and 94 more dates until 26 Jul

The Queen's Gallery, London SW1A

Tue 21 Apr

£9.50 (£8.75; Children £4.80 under 17s) / 020 7766 7301

  • 10:00 – 17:30 Gold The Queen's Gallery, London

Wed 22 Apr

£9.50 (£8.75; Children £4.80 under 17s) / 020 7766 7301

  • 10:00 – 17:30 Gold The Queen's Gallery, London

Thu 23 Apr

£9.50 (£8.75; Children £4.80 under 17s) / 020 7766 7301

  • 10:00 – 17:30 Gold The Queen's Gallery, London
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