P441 Teletext 440 Oct23 21:02:46     ——————— National —————  ——— BELFAST BELFAST FESTIVAL AT QUEEN'S Various Venues. 01232 665577. Big, bold, three-week arts festival encompassing every art form, this year including a Belfast Festival Fringe and a special look at New York artists. Nov 12-29. Phone for availability. 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. ——————————————————————————————————1/23— 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 440 Oct23 21:00:06     ——————— National —————  ——— BIRMINGHAM BBC NETWORK EAST LIVE MEGA MELA National Exhibition Centre. 0121 767 4000. A showcase and celebration of everything that is good from the Indian subcontinent, ranging from films to music, sport to weddings, fashion to food, with a Wedding pavilion and personal appearances by Bollywood stars. Nov 27-29. £10, £7 children. ——————————————————————————————————2/23— Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 441 Oct23 21:00:25     ——————— National —————  ——— BIRMINGHAM BIG BASH '98 National Exhibition Centre. 0121 767 4000. An event hosted by Children's BBC presenters and pop stars featuring a giant mountain bike course, basketball league and personal a0pearafces "x Pingu, Postman Pat and Noddy. Nov 26-29. £9, children £6. B HTISH INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SHOW National Exhibition Centre. 0121 767 4415. Display of new cars and innovations. Oct 23-31, 9.30am-7pm, Nov 1, 9.30am-5.30pm. Adults £10, children £5. ——————————————————————————————————3/23— Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 440 Oct23 21:00:44     ——————— 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 cap s—ow in the UK features hundreds of classic cars, displays and accessories. Nov 7-8. £8 adults, 4-16 xrs £3, concs. ——————————————————————————————————4/23— Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 400 Oct23 21:00:04     ——————— National —————  ——— BIRMINGHAM R HOUSE National Exhibition Centre. 0121 767 4114. A show about homes and how to improve them, by creating the perfect lounge/be—poom/kitchen. Oct 28-Nov 1, 9am-6pm. £8, children £4. SUPREME CAT SHOW National Exhibition Centre. 01278 427575. A feline version of Crufts dedicated to the most beautiful, self-reliant, resourceful creatures in the world. Nov 21, 10.30am-5pm. £6, children £4. ——————————————————————————————————5/23— Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 440 Oct23 21:00:23     ——————— National —————  ——— B HSTOL BRISTOL POETRY FESTIVAL Various venues. 0117 942 6970. Launching on the 3—l— d—x as National Poetry Day, the festival includes book launches, children's events, dance, theatre and workshops. Unitl Oct 31. Phone for availability. CANTERBURY CANTERBURY FESTIVAL Spadesbourne Hall. 01227 455600. Music, drama and the arts festival. Until Oct 24. Phone for availability. ——————————————————————————————————6/23— Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 060 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 449 Oct23 21:03:17     ——————— National —————  ——— 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. GWYL FFILM RYNGWLADOL CYMRU (WELSH INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL) Various venues. 01222 490034. Films from around the world, guests, discussions, and more, including the top ten films of festival patron Julie Christie. Nov 13-22. Phone for availability. ——————————————————————————————————7/23— Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 449 Oct23 21:00:02     ——————— National —————  ——— CUMBRIA PO @RBOATRACINGJNDERMERERECORD ATTEMPTS Low Wood Watersports Centre, Windermere. 015394 42595. See attempts to break national and world speed records on Lake Windermere, with all kinds of water craft. Oct 19-25. Free. 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. Phone for availability. ——————————————————————————————————8/23— Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 440 Oct23 21:01:00     ——————— 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. Phone for availability. ——————————————————————————————————9/23— Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 449 Oct23 21:10:51     ——————— National —————  ——— 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, The Nightingale's To Blame. Nov 18-29. Phone for availability. ——————————————————————————————————10/23 Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 449 Oct23 21:10:10     ——————— National —————  ——— 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; cabaret, workshops and exhibitions all relating to literature. Until Oct 25. Phone for availability. ——————————————————————————————————11/23 Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 440 Oct23 21:00:00     ——————— National —————  ——— LONDON ALEXANDRA PALACE AN @ TEAND COLLECTORS FAIR Alexandra Palace. 0181 883 7061. Huge antique and collectors fair, with over 700 stands. Nov 15, 11.30pm-5pm. £3. EROTICA The Grand Hall, Olympia. 0171 373 5511. Erotic displays and consumer desirables. A splendid time is guaranteed for all. Nov 27-29, 1pm-10pm. £12.50-£17.50. ——————————————————————————————————12/23 Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 449 Oct23 21:00:00     ——————— 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. LONDON INTERNATIONAL CAJUN MUSIC FESTIVAL Cecil Sharp House, Camden. 01708 558128. Festival of Louisiana roots music drawing performers and teachers from as far afield as Norway, Australia and the US. Nov 6-8. Phone for details. ——————————————————————————————————13/23 Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 441 Oct23 21:00:00     ——————— National —————  ——— LONDON LORD MAYOR'S PROCESSION AND SHOW The City, London. Annual parade taking place from The Guildhall to the Royal Courts of Justice to mark the inauguration of the new Lord Mayor. Nov 14. Free. OLYMPIA INTERNATIONAL SHOWJUMPING CHAMPIONSHIPS Olympia Exhibition Centre. 0171 373 3113. Annual international horse competition. Dec 17-21. £10-£32. ——————————————————————————————————14/23 Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL EN @RTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 449 Oct23 21:01:02     ——————— National —————  ——— LONDON ORIS LONDON JAZZ FESTIVAL Various venues. 0171 405 5974. Ten days of world class jazz entertainment spread all over London, featuring Lester Bowie and Chick Corea amongst many others. Nov 6-15. Prices vary. RAC LONDON TO BRIGHTON VETERAN CAR RUN Hyde Park. 01753 681736. This event, which is a run not a race, attracts over 300 veteran car owners from all over the world, beginning in Hyde Park. Nov 1. Free. ——————————————————————————————————15/23 Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 441 Oct23 21:00:03     ——————— National —————  ——— LONDON REGGAE SUNSPLASH FOR WORLD PEACE MUSIC FESTIVAL Alexandra Palace. 0990 344 4444. Reggae Sunsplash brings the sun back to these shores after an absence of fifteen years, with a Gospel night and a Reggae night to brighten up the English winter. Nov 27, 28, 6pm. Nov 27, £25, Nov 28, £30. ——————————————————————————————————16/23 Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 449 Oct23 21:01:01     ——————— 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 and the sport itself. Nov 13-15. £7-£9. ——————————————————————————————————17/23 Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 440 Oct23 21:02:00     ——————— National —————  ——— LONDON THE ADRENALIN BALL Alexandra Palace. 0800 783 5656. High octane London party for the adventurous, based around extreme sports from every corner of the globe, with themed buffets to keep energy levels up, and music from the N—mes Taylor Quartet. Dec 14-15. £49-£65. ——————————————————————————————————18/23 Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 441 Oct23 21:03:11     ——————— National —————  ——— LONDON THE CHELSEA CRAFTS FAIR Chelsea Town Hall. 0171 255 2292. The largest fair of arts and handmade crafts in the country exhibiting leading designer's ceramics, jewellery and silverware amongst other wares. Until Oct 25. Phone for prices. THE DAILY TELEGRAPH ADVENTURE, TRAVEL & SPORTS SHOW Earls Court Olympia. 01795 844939. All aspects of adventure, travel, and adventure sports, including equipment and holidays. Jan 15-17. £4-£5. ——————————————————————————————————19/23 Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 440 Oct23 21:04:29     ——————— National —————  ——— LONDON TURNER PRIZE EXHIBITION Tate Gallery. 0171 887 8000. An exhibition of work by the shortlisted artists. 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. ——————————————————————————————————20/23 Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 400 Oct23 21:00:48     ——————— National —————  ——— MAIDSTONE LEEDS CASTLE GRAND FIREWORK SPECTACULAR Leeds Castle. 01622 880008. A spectacular laser and music show followed by a firework display will turn night to day in the Garden of England. Nov 7. £9 adults, £4 children, (booking from Oct 1). ——————————————————————————————————00/23 Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL EN @RTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 400 Oct23 20:02:00     ——————— National —————  ——— 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. SOUTHPORT SOUTHPORT 'BEKENDER 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 availability. ——————————————————————————————————22/23 Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 FULL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent
P441 Teletext 400 Oct23 21:02:27     ——————— National —————  ——— SWANSEA SWANSEA FESTIVAL OF MUSIC AND THE ARTS Various venues. 01222 761412. Celebrating its 50th birthday, the festival hosts music, film, art and theatre events with a passionate Italian theme. Until Oct 24. Phone for availability. ——————————————————————————————————23/23 Family Fun 443 On Stage 450 Cinema 460 TOTAL ENTERTA NMENT p400 F@LL GUIDE Art Fun Community Total Ent