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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

North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre, Motherwell

Sat 25 Apr

Free / 01698 274 590

Sun 26 Apr

Free / 01698 274 590

Mon 27 Apr

Free / 01698 274 590

…and 40 more dates until 6 Jun

Berwick and the First World War

Explore Berwick's contribution to WW I.

Berwick Town Hall, Berwick-upon-Tweed

Sat 25 Apr

Free / 01289 330900

Part of Berwick 900.

Sun 26 Apr

Free / 01289 330900

Part of Berwick 900.

Glasgow Chamber at All-Energy: Glasgow, Energy and Joined Up Thinking

Exploring Glasgow's renewable and energy sectors.

SECC, Glasgow

Thu 7 May

Free / 0141 248 3000

Yotties Week

Meet crew members from the Royal Yacht Britannia sailing days, returning for a special reunion. The Yotties are working alongside the current maintenance team, sharing their experiences.

Royal Yacht Britannia, Edinburgh

Mon 18 May

Included in admission / 0131 555 5566

  • 09:30 – 16:30 Yotties Week Royal Yacht Britannia, Edinburgh

Tue 19 May

Included in admission / 0131 555 5566

  • 09:30 – 16:30 Yotties Week Royal Yacht Britannia, Edinburgh

Wed 20 May

Included in admission / 0131 555 5566

  • 09:30 – 16:30 Yotties Week Royal Yacht Britannia, Edinburgh
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1715 and The Northumbrian Jacobites

Exhibitions and talks tracing the stories of local families who supported the Jacobite cause in 1745.

Berwick Town Hall, Berwick-upon-Tweed

Sat 10 Oct

Free / 01289 330900

Part of Berwick 900.

Sun 11 Oct

Free / 01289 330900

Part of Berwick 900.

200 Years: The Battle of Waterloo

Commemorating the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo, with stories of the battle and a vegetable reenactment (because nothing says history like a live-action courgette).

English Heritage: Apsley House, London W1J

Thu 18 Jun

£8.30 (£7.50; Children £5; Family £21.60; Members free) / 020 7499 5676

Autism Awareness: What is Autism?

Learn more about autism at this talk for parents and guardians.

Pen Green Centre, Corby

Mon 1 Jun

£9.50

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.

Berwick's Garrison Story

A celebration of the military heritage of Berwick-upon-Tweed.

Barracks and Main Guard, Berwick-Upon-Tweed

Sat 27 Jun

Free / 08703 331181

Part of Berwick 900.

Sun 28 Jun

Free / 08703 331181

Part of Berwick 900.

Berwick Town Hall, Berwick-upon-Tweed

Sat 27 Jun

Free / 01289 330900

Part of Berwick 900.

Sun 28 Jun

Free / 01289 330900

Part of Berwick 900.

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Business of Software Europe

A chance for those in the business sector to work on improving their companies.

Robinson College, Cambridge

Wed 24 Jun

£650–£1500

Bygone Borderlands

Exhibition and talks about life in the bordlerlands.

Berwick Town Hall, Berwick-upon-Tweed

Sat 2 May

Free / 01289 330900

Part of Berwick 900.

Sun 3 May

Free / 01289 330900

Part of Berwick 900.

An Cogadh Mor

A talk about the Great War in Skye and Lochalsh.

Aros Centre, Isle of Skye

Fri 15 May

£16.80 / 01478 613750

The Confidence-Karma Workshop

One-day workshop introducing the Confidence-Karma approach, based on the book Unlock Your Confidence by Dr Gary Wood.

Healthy Life Centre, Edinburgh

Sat 16 May

Earlybird £37 full price £47 / 0131 229 0724

Creative Circles

Casual meet-up for creative people to chat, exchange ideas and share stories. Hosted by Creative Edinburgh's Director Janine Matheson.

Argyle House, Edinburgh

Tue 5 May

Free

Tue 2 Jun

Free

Tue 7 Jul

Free

…and 5 more dates until 1 Dec

Gayfield Creative Spaces, Edinburgh

Tue 5 May

Free

Tue 2 Jun

Free

Tue 7 Jul

Free

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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

Dealing With Challenging Behaviours

Learn more about challenging behaviours and how to support someone who is displaying them.

Pen Green Centre, Corby

Mon 22 Jun

£9.50

Design in Business: The Scottish Design Summit

Conference focusing on the important contributions of design to businesses and products.

EICC, Edinburgh

Fri 22 May

£60 / 01382 381296

Design Summit 2015.

Discover The Benefits Of Being Online

A five-week course for those with limited or no computer experience, talking about why it's good to get online and helping you get started.

Action Resource Centre (ARC), Swansea

Thu 1 Oct

Free / 01792 516900

Swansea Central Library

Wed 13 May

Sold out

Tue 16 Jun

Sold out

Wed 22 Jul

Free

…and 4 more dates until 3 Nov

Dumfries Music Conference

A varied programme about music. DMC 2015 will feature workshops, talks, film, expert opinion and live performances from the likes of Miaoux Miaoux, MØGEN, Sean vs The Robots and KLOË.

The Stove, Dumfries

Sat 25 Apr

Free but ticketed

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The Eco Technology Show

Environmental technology conference.

American Express Community Stadium, Brighton

Thu 11 Jun

Free / 01273 957726

Fri 12 Jun

Free / 01273 957726

Encouraging Emotional Awareness In People With Autism

A session that looks at how to help someone with autism with their emotions.

Pen Green Centre, Corby

Mon 13 Jul

Facilitating Play and Social Interaction for Parents/Carers of Under 10s

Parents and guardians can learn about how they can encourage their children to foster social relationships.

Pen Green Centre, Corby

Fairfield Heritage. Different Perspectives

Guided tour of the Fairfield Shipbuilding and Engineering Co building.

Fairfield Heritage, Glasgow

Fri 15 May

Free

Part of Festival of Museums.

Sat 16 May

Free

Part of Festival of Museums.

Sun 17 May

Free

Part of Festival of Museums.

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