P447 Teletext 447 Oct16 21:00:03   —————————————————————————————  BELFAST Belfast Festival At Queen's International festival of the arts which includes cinema, drama, opera and music from folk to classical. Various venues. 01232 667687. Nov 12-29. BIRMINGHAM BBC Clothes Show Live 10th anniversary of the big fashion event, this year featuring new areas dedicated to clubwear, hair and beauty, and men. National Exhibition Centre. 0121 767 4444. Dec 4-9. ——————————————————————————————————1/11— National Events 441 Local Heritage 446 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE On Stage Art Big Screen TV
P447 Teletext 447 Oct16 21:00:00   —————————————————————————————  BIRMINGHAM BBC Good Food Show The largest consumer food and drink show in the UK, highlighting healthy eating, the world of wine and Christmas cooking. National Exhibition Centre. 0121 767 4000. Nov 25-29. BBC Network East Live Mega Mela Star-studded celebration of all things sub-continental, featuring a Fashion and Wedding Pavilion, top Bollywood stars and more. National Exhibition Centre. 0121 767 4545. Nov 27-29. ——————————————————————————————————2 00— National Events 441 Local Heritage 446 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE On Stage Art Big Screen TV
P447 Teletext 447 Oct16 21:00:00   —————————————————————————————  BIRMINGHAM Big Bash '98 A show hosted by Children's BBC which aims to engross the most demanding audience there is - kids. Featuring mountain bike races, a Nintendo challenge and television stars aplenty. National Exhibition Centre. 0121 767 4477. Nov 26-29. Dive '98 Over 180 exhibitors of vast ranges of scuba equipment, boats, clothing, holidays, courses and more. National Exhibition Centre. 0181 977 9878. Oct 17-18. ——————————————————————————————————3/11— National Events 441 Local Heritage 446 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE On Stage Art Big Screen TV
P447 Teletext 447 Oct16 21:01:00   —————————————————————————————  BIRMINGHAM International Motor Cycle Show Motorcycles, products and more. NEC. 01203 559955. Nov 14-22. National Classic Motor Show The largest show of its kind in the UK features hundreds of classic cars, a massive autojumble, auction and more. NEC. 0121 767 4767. Nov 7-8. Supreme Cat Show Almost 2,000 cats will be putting their unsuspecting owners on show at this show for top cats. National Exhibition Centre. 01278 427575. Nov 21-22. ——————————————————————————————————4/11— National Events 441 Local Heritage 446 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE On Stage Art Big Screen TV
P447 Teletext 447 Oct16 21:01:14   —————————————————————————————  BRIGHTON Visions '98 Festival of international animated film and theatre, the largest of its kind in Britain. Combines film, music, masks, performances and an exhibition. Various venues. 01273 643012. Oct 5-Nov 1. LANCASTER Lancaster Litfest Literary festival also boasting music, workshops, lectures, book stalls, promos and signings, as well as nrlfrous leading luminaries. Various venues. 01524 62166. Oct 21-26. ——————————————————————————————————5 08— National Events 441 Local Heritage 446 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE On Stage Art Big Screen TV
P447 Teletext 447 Oct16 21:00:00   —————————————————————————————  LONDON Alexandra Palace Antique and Collectors fair A fair for antique-lovers and dealers, with over 700 stands. Alexandra Palace. 0181 883 7061. Nov 15, 11.30-5pm. Antony and Cleopatra Shakespeare's grand tragedy in a new production which features Helen Mirren and Alan Rickman as the world leaders who fall in love. National Theatre. 0171 452 3000. Oct 12-Dec 3. ——————————————————————————————————6/11— National Events 441 Local Heritage 446 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE On Stage Art Big Screen TV
P447 Teletext 447 Oct16 21:02:12   —————————————————————————————  LONDON Aubrey Beardsley A comprehensive overview of the work of this popular 19th century artist, marking the 100th anniversary of his death. Victoria & Albert Museum. 0171 938 8365. Oct-Jan 1999. Chelsea Crafts Fair Last year some 26,000 visited this fair which is Britain's largest arts and handmaid crafts showcase. Ceramics, furniture, textiles, glass, wood, toys and jewellery are all available to buy. Chelsea Old Town Hall. 0171 255 2292. Until Oct 25. ——————————————————————————————————7/11— National Events 441 Local Heritage 446 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE On Stage Art Big Screen TV
P447 Teletext 447 Oct16 21:00:10   —————————————————————————————  LONDON City Information Show Financial information and technology event exhibiting and explaining the latest equipment, products, services and technology before availability on the market. Barbican Centre. 0171 631 3434. Oct 27-29. Cleo, Camping, Gllbnuelle And Dick Geoffrey Hutchings stars as Sid James in this examination of the Carry On... films and the lives of the actors who starred in them. National Theatre. 0171 452 3000. From Sept 5. ——————————————————————————————————8/11— National Events 441 Local Heritage 446 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE On Stage Art Big Screen TV
P447 Teletext 447 Oct16 21:05:51   —————————————————————————————  LONDON ENO: Boris Godunov Mussorgsky's Russian epic with towering bass-baritone John Tomlinson in the colossal title role. London Coliseum. 0171 836 0111. Nov 11-Dec 11. International Festival of Chocolate A chance for chocaholics to lbke pigs of themselves at a highly appropriate venue, the Royal Agricultural Halls. Royal Agricultural Halls. 01634 296005. Nov 27-29. ——————————————————————————————————9/11— National Events 441 Local Heritage 446 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE On Stage Art Big Screen TV
P447 Teletext 447 Oct16 21:01:10   —————————————————————————————  LONDON London International Cajun Music Festival Louisiana comes to London, bringing Cajun performers, teachers and pupils from all over the world. Cecil Sharp House, Camden. 01708 558128. Nov 6-8. Native North America Display of material held by Edward Curtis, who studied the North American tribes at the turn of the century. Barbican. 0171 638 4141. Sept 10-Dec 13. ——————————————————————————————————10/11 National Events 441 Local Heritage 446 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE On Stage Art Big Screen TV
P447 Teletext 447 Oct16 21:00:10   —————————————————————————————  LONDON Olympia International Showjumping Championships Annual international competition of equestrian skill. Olympia International Showjumping Championships. 0171 370 8206. Dec 17-21. Oris London Jazz Festival World class jazz festival featuring Lester Bowie and his new project Origin, renowned saxophonist Peter King, Chick Corea and others. Various venues. 0171 405 5974. Nov 6-17. ——————————————————————————————————11/11 National Events 441 Local Heritage 446 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE On Stage Art Big Screen TV