P441 Teletext 449 Oct 2 21:01:12     ——————— National —————  ——— BIRMINGHAM BBC GOOD FOOD SHOW National Exhibition Centre. 0121 767 4000. Mammoth display of culinary delights and kitchen products, with demonstrations by celebrity chefs. Nov 25-29. £11.50-£14.50. BRITISH INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SHOW National Exhibition Centre. 0121 767 4455. Display of new cars and innovations. Oct 23-31 9.30am-7pm, Nov 1 9.30am-5.30pm. Adults £10, children £5. ——————————————————————————————————1/18— Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 NOW IT'S EVEN EASIER TO FIND LOVE: TELETEXT DATING ITV p390 Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 449 Oct 2 21:05:03     ——————— National —————  ——— BIRMINGHAM DIVE 98 National Exhibition Centre. 0181 977 9878. The showcase of the sub-aqua industry. Over 180 exhibitors with a whole host of diving equipment, boats, clothing and holidays. There will also be an opportunity for novices to experience 'try dives' and a talk with the cinematographer of 'Titanic'. Oct 18. £7.50, £5 in adv. ——————————————————————————————————2/18— Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 400 Oct 2 21:00:01     ——————— National —————  ——— BIRMINGHAM INTERNATIONAL MOTOR CYCLE SHOW National Exhibition Centre. 01203 251 515. The most exciting things with two wheels in the world, plus products and accessories. Nov 14-22, 10am-6pm. Adults £12, children £5, 10 and under free, concs. NATIONAL CLASSIC MOTOR SHOW National Exhibition Centre. 121 767 4767. The largest classic car show in the UK features hundreds of classic cars, displays and accessories. Nov 7-8. £8 adults, £6 OAP's, 4-16 yrs £3. ——————————————————————————————————3/18— Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 449 Oct 2 21:00:00     ——————— National —————  ——— BIRMINGHAM NATIONAL WEDDING SHOW National Exhibition Centre. 01462 485881. A show covering every aspect of the hitching experience. Oct 2-4, Fri 1pm-6pm, Sat & Sun 10am-6pm. £8, advance £7. Y DR HEALTH SHOW National Exhibition Centre. 0121 780 4133. The UK's largest health and fitness exhibition for consumers, covering health products, treatments and services. Oct 9-11, 10am. £8, advance £6. ——————————————————————————————————4/18— Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 440 Oct 2 21:00:04     ——————— National —————  ——— BRISTOL BRISTOL POETRY FESTIVAL Various venues. 0117 942 6970. Launching on the same day as National Poetry Day, the festival includes book launches, children's events, dance, theatre and workshops. Oct 8-31. Phone for prices. BROMSGROVE BEETHOVEN QUARTETFEST Spadesbourne Hall. 01527 874163. Bromsgrove Concerts' latest offering in their biennial classical music weekends is this celebration of Beethoven's life. Oct 9-11. Concerts £10, talks £8. ——————————————————————————————————5/18— Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 441 Oct 2 21:01:10     ——————— National —————  ——— CANTERBURY CANTERBURY FESTIVAL Spadesbourne Hall. 01227 455600. Music, drama and the arts festival. Oct 10-24. Phone for prices. CARDIFF CREATIVE STITCHES AND CRAFTS ALIVE The International Arena. 01425 272711 A wide range of demonstrations and events. Oct 30-Nov 1, 9.30pm-5.30pm, 5pm Sun. £5.20, concs. ——————————————————————————————————6/18— Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 449 Oct 2 21:01:10     ——————— National —————  ——— CARDIFF GWYL FFILM RYNGWLADOL CYMRU (WELSH INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL) Various venues. 01222 490034. Films from around the world, guests, discussions, and more. Nov 13-22. Phone for details. CHELTENHAM CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL OF LITERATURE Various venues. 01242 227979. Huge programme of events including talks, music, and readings, with appearances by Steven Berkoff and Quentin Blake, to name but a few. Oct 9-18. Prices vary. ——————————————————————————————————7/18— Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 441 Oct 2 21:07:11     ——————— National —————  ——— CHICHESTER CHICHESTER FESTIVAL THEATRE SEASON Various venues. 01243 781312. The summer theatre season features highly professional productions starring household names. Until Oct 10. Prices vary. CUMBRIA POWERBOAT RACING: WINDERMERE RECORD ATTEMPTS Low Wood Watersports Centre, Windermere. 015394 42595. See attempts to break national and world speed records on Lake Windermere. Oct 19-25. Free. ——————————————————————————————————8/18— Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 460 Oct 2 21:02:11     ——————— National —————  ——— EDINBURGH EDINBURGH'S HOGMANAY Various venues. 0131 557 3990. Britain's biggest street party rings in the New Year with live music, street theatre, carnival, and more. Dec 28-Jan 1. Prices vary. EXETER CREATIVE STITCHES & CRAFTS ALIVE Westpoint Exhibition Centre. 01425 272711. A wide range of demonstrations and displays. Oct 1-4, 9.30am-5.30pm, Sun 9.30am-5pm. £5.20, concs. ——————————————————————————————————9/18— Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 440 Oct 2 21:04:10     ——————— National —————  ——— GLASGOW CRAFTS ALIVE FOR CHRISTMAS SE & CC. 01425 272711. Demonstrations, displays and sale of all types of crafts from over 200 craftspeople, from pottery to glassware, jewellery to textiles. Oct 23-25. Prices vary. HUDDERSFIELD HUDDERSFIELD CONTEMPORARY MUSIC FESTIVAL Various venues. 01484 425082. Internationally renowned festival of opera, dance, music and film, featuring the world premiere of a new opera by Simon Holt. Nov 18-29. Prices vary. ——————————————————————————————————10/18 Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 441 Oct 2 21:04:09     ——————— National —————  ——— HULL HULL FAIR Walton Street Fairground, Hull. 01482 615625. Europe's largest travelling fun-fair. Oct 9-17, excluding Sunb—|, 2pm-11pm. Various charges for rides. LANCASTER LITFEST '98 Various Venues. 01524 62166. Literary festival with a distinct international flavour. Those scheduled to appear include Benjamin Zephaniah with performance poetry; storytellers Val Bloom and Megan Lloyd and many more. Until Oct 25. Prices vary. ——————————————————————————————————11/18 Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 460 Oct 2 21:05:09     ——————— National —————  ——— LONDON INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF CHOCOLATE Royal Agricultural Halls. 01634 296005. A huge exhibition devoted to chocolate and all kinds of products derived from chocolate. Nov 27-29. Prices vary. OLYMPIA INTERNATIONAL SHOWJUMPING CHAMPIONSHIPS Olympia Exhibition Centre. 0171 373 3113. Annual international horse competition. Dec 17-21. £10-£32. ——————————————————————————————————12/18 Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 449 Oct 2 21:05:08     ——————— National —————  ——— LONDON THE 3RD DAILY TELEGRAPH/BOARD X SNOW & SKATEBOARD SHOW Battersea Park. 0171 490 4707. Over 20,000 visitors are expected for the UK's biggest snowboarding experience, to sample the products, the lifestyle, the vibe. Nov 13-15. £7-£9. THE CHELSEA CRAFTS FAIR Chelsea Town Hall. 0171 255 2292. The largest fair of arts and handmade crafts in the country for leading designers' ceramics, jewellery and silverware. Oct 13-25. Phone for prices. ——————————————————————————————————13/18 Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 440 Oct 2 21:00:02     ——————— National —————  ——— LONDON TURNER PRIZE EXHIBITION Tate Gallery. 0171 887 8000. An exhibition of work by the shortlisted artists, which is bound to be newsworthy. Oct 28-Jan 10. £1.50. WELL INFORMED WOMAN Business Design Centre. 0181 502 5502. The aim of this event is to act as an information centre for women. Hence it covers a whole range of themes including personal development, lifestyle and health and fitness. Nov 20-Nov 22. Phone for availability. ——————————————————————————————————14/18 Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 449 Oct 2 21:00:00     ——————— National —————  ——— MAIDSTONE LEEDS CASTLE GRAND FIREWORK SPECTACULAR Leeds Castle. 01622 880008. A spectacular laser and music show followed by a firework display. Nov 7. £9 adults, £4 children (booking from Oct 1). MARSDEN SEVENTH MARSDEN JAZZ FESTIVAL Various venues. 01484 843701. A plethora of jazz and blues from home-grown talent and international stars including Kenny Ball and the Jazzmen. Oct 9-11. Phone for prices. ——————————————————————————————————15/18 Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 440 Oct 2 21:00:01     ——————— National —————  ——— NEWARK LIVE & DIRECT: A FESTIVAL OF NEW MUSIC Various venues. 01636 671156. Contemporary music festival including DJs and bands playing jazz, classical and modern music with short film works by Andy Warhol, Derek Jarman and Jean Genet. Oct 9-11. Phone for prices. NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE NEWCASTLE COMEDY FESTIVAL Various venues. 0191 232 2660. England's biggest comedy festival brings a smile to the mouth of the Tyne.. Nov 6-22. Phone for prices. ——————————————————————————————————16/18 Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL EN @RTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Collpnity Total Ent
P441 Teletext 440 Oct 2 21:20:25     ——————— National —————  ——— SOUTHPORT SOUTHPORT WEEKENDER Pontins Holiday Centre. 01207 549244. Huge event welcoming revellers and musical professionals to enjoy soulful house, jazz, latin, r'n'b, hip hop, and of course, stacks of soul. Nov 6-8. Phone for prices. SPEYSIDE SPEYSIDE SCOTCH WHISKY FESTIVAL Various venues. 01340 821097. A celebration of whisky and Scottish culture including tasters and distillery tours. Oct 2-5. Phone for prices. ——————————————————————————————————17/18 Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 440 Oct 2 21:00:00     ——————— National —————  ——— SWANSEA SWANSEA FESTIVAL OF MUSIC AND THE ARTS Various venues. 01222 765412. Celebrating its 50th birthday, the festival hosts lpsic, film, art and theatre events with a passionate Italian theme. Oct 3-24. Phone for prices. ——————————————————————————————————18/18 Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent