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St George’s Day

St George’s Day
  • Juliette Amadis
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  • Wednesday 16 April 2014
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Learn more about St George’s Day, England’s national day held on April 23rd in honour of St George, the patron saint of England.

St Patrick's Day

St Patrick's Day
  • Juliette Amadis
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  • Tuesday 11 March 2014
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You celebrate St Patrick’s Day every year but yet you still don’t know much about this global celebration of Irish culture? Don’t panic, here is everything you need to know about St Patrick’s Day held on March 17th!

Saint David's Day

Saint David's Day
  • Juliette Amadis
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  • Monday 24 February 2014
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Learn more about St David’s Day, the feast of St David the patron saint of Wales, held on 1st March.

Burns night

Burns night
  • Juliette Amadis
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  • Tuesday 21 January 2014
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Learn more about Burns night, the annual commemoration of Robert Burns the famous Scottish poet.

Caerphilly’s Medieval Christmas Fayre

  • Juliette Amadis
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  • Tuesday 3 December 2013
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If you want to try something a little different from the good old traditional Christmas markets, try Caerphilly’s Medieval Christmas Fayre!

St Andrew’s Day

  • Juliette Amadis
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  • Tuesday 26 November 2013
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St Andrew’s Day is Scotland’s national day and is celebrated each year on 30th November. Learn more about this Scottish tradition.

5th of November

  • Esme Perry
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  • Tuesday 5 November 2013
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Remember , Remember Guy Fawkes - On the night of November 5th, throughout Britain, people commemorate the capture of Guy Fawkes with bonfires and fireworks and by burning an effigy of Guy.

London Oktoberfest

  • Juliette Amadis
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  • Thursday 26 September 2013
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You’ve probably heard about the famous beer festival the « Oktoberfest » in Munich but did you know about the London Oktoberfest?

Jane Austen Festival

  • Juliette Amadis
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  • Friday 13 September 2013
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2013 is the 200th anniversary of the first publication of Pride & Prejudice which is often considered as the best loved novel in the world.

Bristol International Festival of Kites and Air Creations

  • Shannon Harto
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  • Monday 26 August 2013
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Looking for something to do this weekend? How about a weekend full of spectacular flying displays full of colour? What about watching kites battle high up in the air? Or even stunning synchronised routines set to music? That’s what is in store for yo

England’s Medieval Festival

  • Juliette Amadis
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  • Friday 23 August 2013
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Take a step back in time this weekend with England’s Medieval Festival!

Notting Hill Carnival

  • Shannon Harto
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  • Tuesday 20 August 2013
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Taking place over the August bank holiday, this street carnival will get you dancing to the beat and munching on some delicious treats!

Edinburgh International Festival!

  • Juliette Amadis
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  • Tuesday 13 August 2013
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If you’re looking for a good reason to visit Scotland this summer, stop searching, we’ve got one for you! And a major one: The Edinburgh International Festival and The Fringe.

Silverstone Classic

  • Shannon Harto
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  • Tuesday 23 July 2013
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Rev your engines! It’s time for the annual motor racing festival that is sure to get your heart racing!

Highland Games

  • Juliette Amadis
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  • Thursday 18 July 2013
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Learn more about the Highland Games, taking place around Scotland all summer long, from May to September.

Calling all Garden Fans for the Hampton Court Palace Flower Show!

  • Shannon Harto
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  • Tuesday 9 July 2013
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Imagine being surrounded by countless flowers. The sight of them a treat for the eyes. Their smells a delight for your nose.

Summer Music Festivals

  • Shannon Harto
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  • Monday 8 July 2013
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Summer is here and along with it are numerous music festivals. Some have already passed, but there are still plenty coming our way! Today, we’re taking a look at some favourites!

Kids Week 2013

  • Shannon Harto
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  • Monday 1 July 2013
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Kids Week in London is coming to town in August. We’re taking a look at what’s on this year!

Wimbledon

  • Shannon Harto
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  • Tuesday 25 June 2013
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Taking place from Monday 24 June to Sunday 7 July, the Championships at Wimbledon is the premier tennis event of the year.

Royal Ascot – It’s The Event of the Summer

  • Shannon Harto
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  • Friday 21 June 2013
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Bets are being placed. The champagne is flowing. Hats and suits are being fitted. The Queen’s carriage is being prepared. This can only mean one thing, Royal Ascot is upon us

Taste of London Festival

  • Shannon Harto
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  • Friday 21 June 2013
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I hope you’re hungry, because the Taste of London food festival is coming our way this week from Thursday 20 June to Sunday 23 June!

Celebrating the Summer Solstice Around the World

  • Shannon Harto
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  • Thursday 20 June 2013
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A look at some traditions, ancient and modern, for celebrating the summer solstice.