P371 Teletext 371 Dec11 23:10:48     ————————  next 6 months ——  —— ABERDEEN Absolute Health Show A wholesome exhibition with all the nutritional and lifestyle advice you need to keep you and your family in the best of health. AECC. 01224 824824. Feb 12 13. Stitchcraft Crafty ideas galore for lovers of needlework and tapestry, with top class displays and advice from the experts. AECC. 01224 824824. Feb 18-20. ——————————————————————————————————1/25— Christmas Event Guide 370 IS LOVE IN THE AIR FOR YOU? p348 Days Out Days Out Events Cinema
P371 Teletext 371 Dec11 23:11:05     ————————  next 6 months ——  —— ACCRINGTON Lancashire Food Festival An event celebrating the diversity of rural foods and produce, with expert chefs creating mouth-watering dishes and offering tips and advice. Accrington Town Hall. 01254 380658. Mar 4 5. BATH Bath Literature Festival A huge annual festival for anyone with a passion for literature, includes a multitude of top name authors, book signings and talks. Various Venues. www.bathlitfest.co.uk. Feb 26-Mar 6. ——————————————————————————————————2/25— National Events 366 Days Out 372-3 CELEBRITY WALLPAPERS FOR YOUR MOBILE SEE p656 Days Out Days Out Events Cinema
P371 Teletext 371 Dec11 23:11:11     ————————  next 6 months ——  —— BATTLE Battle Medieval Fair A lively historical event for all the family as the town is overwhelmed by musicians, stilt walkers and minstrels, with events ranging from maypole dancing to falconry. Battle Abbey. 01424 774447. May 29 30. BEVERLEY Antiques And Collectors' Fair A monthly fair for antiques lovers and bargain hunters, with a multitude of collectables to buy and a free valuation table. Beverley Racecourse. 01430 860070. Feb 13. ——————————————————————————————————3/25— Christmas Event Guide 370 IS LOVE IN THE AIR FOR YOU? p348 Days Out Days Out Events Cinema
P371 Teletext 371 Dec11 23:11:38     ————————  next 6 months ——  —— BIRMINGHAM Crufts 2005 The biggest show on the dog lover's calendar, with a huge range of canine events, displays and products for sale, plus the prestigous breeder's competition. NEC. www.crufts.org.uk. Mar 10-13. Destinations Seek out that perfect holiday in the sun at this major event that showcases thousands of popular holiday packages, full of sensational travel ideas, advice and entertainment. NEC. 020 7370 8779. Mar 4-6. ——————————————————————————————————4/25— National Events 366 Days Out 372-3 IS LOVE IN THE AIR FOR YOU? p348 Days Out Days Out Events Cinema
P371 Teletext 371 Dec11 23:11:54     ————————  next 6 months ——  —— BIRMINGHAM The Baby Show An informative and entertaining event for mums and mums-to-be, packed with essential advice on pregnancy and child care, plus shopping galore and special features. NEC. www.thebabyshow.co.uk. May 13-15. The National Boat, Caravan And Outdoor Show 2005 Unlock the great outdoors at this premier showcase for the UK's leisure industries, with a huge range of the latest gadgets and products. NEC. www.boatandcaravan.co.uk. Feb 19-27. ——————————————————————————————————5/25— Christmas Event Guide 370 IS LOVE IN THE AIR FOR YOU? p348 Days Out Days Out Events Cinema
P371 Teletext 371 Dec11 23:12:01     ————————  next 6 months ——  —— BIRMINGHAM The National Wedding Show Before you walk down the aisle check out all the latest tips on dresses, lingerie, flowers, cakes and cars at this huge event, with catwalk shows and advice from the experts. NEC. 020 7772 8300. Feb 18-20. The Ordnance Survey Outdoors Show 2005 An exciting event showcasing outdoor adventures, with a vast array of interactive features, sporting events and top international celebrities. NEC. 0870 010 9086. Mar 18-20. ——————————————————————————————————6/25— National Events 366 Days Out 372-3 CELEBRITY GOSSIP p617 Days Out Days Out Events Cinema
P371 Teletext 371 Dec11 23:12:28     ————————  next 6 months ——  —— BIRMINGHAM Toy Collectors' Fair With a multitude of toys, dolls and bears for children and the young at heart, plus a host of collectables from days gone by. NEC. 01949 851770. Feb 27. BOURNEMOUTH Bournemouth Wedding Exhibiton A fabulous way to pick up creative ideas for that special day, with all the latest designs and tips on dresses, cakes and transport, plus the feted Bride Of The Year competition. BIC. 01202 456592. Feb 4-6. ——————————————————————————————————7/25— Christmas Event Guide 370 IS LOVE IN THE AIR FOR YOU? p348 Days Out Days Out Events Cinema
P371 Teletext 371 Dec11 23:12:44     ————————  next 6 months ——  —— BOURNEMOUTH International Holiday Show 2005 Discover that perfect little place in the sun at this magnificent event designed to tempt you away to warmer climes, with celebrity chefs cooking up exotic dishes, travel theatre and a non-stop array of music and dAnce. BIC. 01242 516738. Feb 11-13. BRAINTREE Templars Fayre A historical show paying homage to the Knights Templars, with live entertainment. Cressing Temple Bars. 01304 381699. May 7 8. ——————————————————————————————————8/25— National Events 366 Days Out 372-3 WANT THE LATEST JAVA GAMES? SEE p679 Days Out Days Out Events Cinema
P371 Teletext 371 Dec11 23:16:01     ————————  next 6 months ——  —— BROCKENHURST BoatJumble And BoatWorld With a multitude of new and used seafaring vessels to buy, with over 800 stands providing a wide range of accessories for the budding sailor. Beaulieu. www.beaulieu.co.uk. Apr 24. Spring Motormart And Autojumble One of the most popular events on the motoring calendar with over 700 stands selling every conceivable accessory for the motoring enthusiast. Beaulieu. www.beaulieu.co.uk. May 14 15. ——————————————————————————————————9/25— Christmas Event Guide 370 FUN DAYS OUT SEE P372-373 Days Out Days Out Events Cinema
P371 Teletext 371 Dec11 23:26:18     ————————  next 6 months ——  —— CARDIFF The International Festival Of Musical Theatre A celebration of the world's most popular art form, including brand new shows and highlights from some of the best musicals. Wales Millennium Centre. www.cardiffmusicals.com. Apr 3-17. CHELTENHAM Cheltenham Folk Festival Something for everyone with workshops and children's events alongside song, dance, music and real ale. Town Hall. www.cheltenhamfestivals.co.uk. Eeb 11-13. ——————————————————————————————————10/25 National Events 366 Days Out 372-3 FUN DAYS OUT SEE P372-373 Days Out Days Out Events Cinema
P371 Teletext 371 Dec11 23:06:39     ————————  next 6 months ——  —— CHELTENHAM Cheltenham International Jazz Festival This event ranks among the top British festivals of its kind, bringing world-renowned jazz musicians to town. Various Venues. 01242 227979. Apr 28-May 2. CHRISTCHURCH Christchurch Food Festival A mouth-watering range of events to get your tastebuds tingling, taking place in pubs, cafes and restaurants throughout the town. Various Venues. 01202 495000. May 7-16. ——————————————————————————————————11/25 Christmas Event Guide 370 FUN DAYS OUT SEE P372-373 Days Out Days Out Evjnts Cinema
P371 Teletext 371 Dec11 23:06:56     ————————  next 6 months ——  —— DUBLIN Spring House And Garden Show A feast of ideas for the home and garden, with a multitude of products on display and advice from the experts. RDS. www.expo-events.com. Mar 17-20. The Irish Motorbike And Scooter Show An event that provides enthusiasts with a glimpse at all the latest machines on the market, with models to suit everyone from the complete beginner to the serious biker. RDS. www.irishmotorbikeshow.com. Mar 4-6. ——————————————————————————————————12/25 National Events 366 Days Out 372-3 FUN DAYS OUT SEE P372-373 Days Out Days Out Events Cinema
P371 Teletext 371 Dec11 23:07:02   U  ————————  next 6 months ——  —— DUBLIN The Landrover Irish Outdoor Adventure Show The most exciting event ever to hit Dublin, with the best brands and products on offer, plus expert advice. RDS. www.outdooradventureshow.ie. Mar 4-6. DUN LAOGHAIRE Poetry Now Festival 05 Celebrating its 10th yjar, this festival features a host of international artists from the world of poetry and literature. Various Venujs. 00 353 1 205 4719. Apr 1-3. ——————————————————————————————————13/25 Christmas Event Guide 370 FUN DAYS OUT SEE P372-373 Days Out Days Out Events Cinema
P371 Teletext 371 Dec11 23:07:29     ————————  next 6 months ——  —— EDINBURGH Edinburgh International Science Festival A fascinating festival of all things scientific, with a mind-boggling array of displays, demonstrations and interactive events. Various Venues. www.sciencefestival.co.uk. Apr 1-10. MCN Scottish Motorcycle Show Enjoy a day of high-speed entertainment at this fantastic show, with the latest designs on display and a wide range of exciting features. Royal Highland entre. www.motorcyclenews.com. Mar 12 13. ——————————————————————————————————14/25 National Events 366 Days Out 372-3 FUN DAYS OUT SEE P372-373 Days Out Days Out Events Cinema
P371 Teletext 371 Dec11 23:07:46     ————————  next 6 months ——  —— ESHER @ Country Homes And Garden Show A must-visit event for evjryone interested in home improvements, outdoor living, gardening and a country lifestyle. Sandown Park. 01494 450504. Feb 26 27. EXETER Animated Exeter 05 An exciting progr!mme of screenings, workshops, exhibitions and special events, including a guest appearance from model-maker, Ray Harryhausen. Various Venues. 01392 265208. Feb 7-19. ——————————————————————————————————15/25 Christmas Event Guide 370 FUN DAYS OUT SEE P372-373 Days Out Days Out Events Cinema
P371 Teletext 371 Dec11 23:08:52     ————————  next 6 months ——  —— GLASGOW Scottish Caravan And Outdoor Leisure Show A fabulous show for lovers of the great outdoors, featuring all the latest in caravans, motorhomes and leisure equipment. SECC. www.caravanshows.com. Feb 3-6. The Baby Show An unmissable day out for mums and mums-to-be, offering top products for mother and baby, advice, demonstrations and children's entertainment. SECC. www.thebabyshow.co.uk. Mar 4-6. ——————————————————————————————————16/25 National Events 366 Days Out 372-3 FUN DAYS OUT SEE P372-373 Days Out Days Out Events Cinema
P371 Teletext 371 Dec11 23:08:19     ————————  next 6 months ——  —— GLASGOW The Scottish Wedding Show Everything you could possibly need to make your special day run as smooth as possible, with fantastic new ideas and advice from the experts. SECC. 0141 248 3000. Feb 26 27. HARROGATE Spring Flower Show 2005 An event to mark the beginning of the UK's gardening season, with over 100 of the country's leading nurseries exhibiting. Great Yorkshire Showground. www.flowershow.org.uk. Apr 28-May 1. ——————————————————————————————————17/25 Christmas Event Guide 370 : FUN DAYS OUT SEE P372-373 Days Out Days Out Events Cinema
P371 Teletext 371 Dec11 23:08:35     ————————  next 6 months ——  —— HAY-ON-WYE The Guardian Hay Festival A massive celebration of literature and the arts as the tiny market town comes alive with celebrities, music, talks and of course a multitude of books to buy or browse. Various Venues. www.hayfestival.com. May 27-Jun 5. LEICESTER Leicester Comedy Festival A side-splitting festival of stand-up and alternative comedy from top, up-and-coming acts and famous comedy circuit regulars. Various Venues. www.comedy-festival.co.uk. Feb 11-20. ——————————————————————————————————18/25 National Events 366 Days Out 372-3 FUN DAYS OUT SEE P372-373 Days Out Days Out Events Cinema
P371 Teletext 371 Dec11 23:08:42     ————————  next 6 months ——  —— LONDON Flora London Marathon Elite athletes and fun runners join together to race around the streets of London raising millions of pounds for their favourite charities. Greenwich. www.london-marathon.co.uk. Apr 17. Fly! The London Air Show The most exciting avjation show in the country, showcasing the latest air sports equipment, with special features including The Breitling Fighter Challenge, James Bond's Little Nellie and Simulator City. Earls Court. 0870 143 2206. Apr 9 10. ——————————————————————————————————19/25 Christmas Event Guide 370 FUN DAYS OUT SEE P372-373 Days Out Days Out Events Cinema
P371 Teletext 371 Dec11 23:09:08     ————————  next 6 months ——  —— LONDON The Daily Mail Ideal Home Show 2005 The largest interior design show in the UK, packed with fabulous ideas on how to improve your home, celebrity appearances, interactive shows and themed displays. Earl's Court. 0870 606 6080. Mar 2-28. The Third London African Music Festival The musical centrepiece for the Hayward Gallery's massive Africa Remix exhibition, featuring a diverse range of performers and artists. Various Venues. 020 7328 9613. Mar 8-Apr 16. ——————————————————————————————————20/25 National Events 366 Days Out 372-3 FUN DAYS OUT SEE P372-373 Days Out Days Out Events Cinema
P371 Teletext 371 Dec11 23:09:25     ————————  next 6 months ——  —— LONDON Vitality 2005 A show focusing on health and beauty, covering a range of topics from make-up to diet, with expert advice on hand. A fabulous excuse to pamper yourself. Olympia. 0870 220 4545. Apr 7-10. Year Of The Rooster Celebrations Celebrations to mark the beginning of the CPinese New Year with a host of events including oriental opera from tenor Yu Quiang Dai, a massive fireworks display and stalls selling traditional arts and crafts. Chinatown. www.chinatownchinese.com. Feb 13. ——————————————————————————————————21/25 Christmas Event Guide 370 FUN DAYS OUT SEE P372-373 Days Out Days Out Events Cinema
P371 Teletext 371 Dec11 23:09:32     ————————  next 6 months ——  —— MANCHESTER Homes Overseas Exhibition For all those planning to retire in the sun, or simply investing in a second home abroad, this exhibition is for you, with seminars, presentations and guidance on buying homes across the world. G-Mex. 0870 906 3763. Feb 11-13. Stitch And Creative Crafts Show A whole range of attractions for lovers of needlecraft, aimed to inspire and entertain, including demonstrations, displays, competitions and advice. G-Mex. www.nwe.co.uk. Feb 4-6. ——————————————————————————————————22/25 National Events 366 Days Out 372-3 FUN DAYS OUT SEE P372-373 Days Out Days Out Events Cinema
P371 Teletext 371 Dec11 23:09:58     ————————  next 6 months ——  —— PETERBOROUGH Shire Horse Spring Show A chance to see these magnificent, gentle giants in all their glory, with events including a fantastic grand parade. East Of England Showground. www.eastofengland.org.uk. Mar 19 20. SHEPTON MALLET Footman James 26th Bristol Classic Car Show One of the UK's leading classic car shows that regularly attracts around 15,000 enthusiasts and manufacturers. Royal Bath And West Showground. 0117 907 1000. Jan 29 30. ——————————————————————————————————23/25 Christmas Event Guide 370 FUN DAYS OUT SEE P372-373 Days Out Days Out Events Cinema
P371 Teletext 371 Dec11 23:10:15     ————————  next 6 months ——  —— SHEPTON MALLET The 25th Carole Nash British Classic Motorcycle Show A magnificent array of classic bikes will be on display, plus hundreds of club stands, a wealth of autojumble and fantastic competitions. Royal Bath And West Showground. 01507 529430. Feb 12 13. West Country Game Fair The South West's largest countryside event with two main arenas showcasing rural activities such as falconry and gundog parades. Royal Bath And West Showground. 01884 841925. Mar 19 20. ——————————————————————————————————24/25 National Events 366 Days Out 372-3 FUN DAYS OUT SEE P372-373 Days Out Days Out Events Cinema
P371 Teletext 371 Dec11 23:10:21     ————————  next 6 months ——  —— YORK Yorvik Viking Festival Step back in time and marvel at this three-week festival celebrating York's viking heritage, with themed events, battle re-enactments and music. Various Venues. www.jorvik-viking-centre.com. Feb 4-20. ——————————————————————————————————25/25 Christmas Event Guide 370 FUN DAYS OUT SEE P372-373 Days Out Days Out Events Cinema