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Free taster sessions offered this season by Palace Croquet Club

May 4th, 2015 by Sandy Under News

The official launch of the 2015 croquet season was done by the Bishop of Bath and Wells, who is also president of the Palace Croquet Club, when he teed off on the lawns of the medieval bishop's palace in Wells (Canterbury). The Rt. Rev. Peter Hancock heads The Palace Croquet Club which has some 30 members and is looking to build on its strength. New members are being welcomed... Read More»

Free novel writing classes in Edinburgh

May 3rd, 2015 by Sandy Under Freebies

Writers' Essentials, the Edinburgh-based company, has launched for aspiring authors and writers a series of free creative writing workshops. The classes explore the novel writing process from conception to its final submission. Founded in 2013, the company was formed to provide encouragement, support and feedback for aspiring authors. It deals with fiction and non-fiction likewise. The programme consists of 12 classes, called Novel Writing Pages 1 to 38, that take... Read More»

Free events at St.Albans, celebrating 800th anniversary of Magna Carta

May 2nd, 2015 by Sandy Under Freebies

St. Albans is one of the three Magna Carta charter towns. A series of free events are due in June, celebrating the 800th anniversary of the landmark document, the Magna Carta. The programme aims to highlight the city's unique cultural heritage and involve people of all ages. The commemoration intends to highlight the relevance of the charter to the present day, as it is considered to be the bedrock... Read More»

Free golf sessions by National Golf Month, supported by American Golf

May 1st, 2015 by Sandy Under News

The National Golf Month has line up various initiatives for the moth of May, with American Golf lending nationwide support, playing an integral role to grow the game of golf. Director of National Golf Month, Doug Poole, said with support of American Golf, many PGA professionals are at hand to provide free coaching at many venues. American Golf is offering many opportunities, with 73 stores signed up, to offer free... Read More»

Free events, activities by National Centre for Craft & Design, Sleaford

April 30th, 2015 by Sandy Under News

The National Centre for Craft and Design in Sleaford, Lincolnshire, will be launching a new programme of free activities, workshops and events for young people to explore concepts and themes of the Artist Rooms, Vija Celmins' exhibition. Jim Boxell will hold a film-making workshop to help budding film makers learn the use of basic equipment, which will be on 2nd May, Saturday, from 1.00pm to 4.00pm. From 8th May,... Read More»

Wednesday Freebies- April, Week 5, 2015

April 29th, 2015 by Sandy Under Freebies

This week’s Wednesday Freebies section consists of topics on- a) Free family fun at Cornbury Music Festival; b) Over 150 free events at BU's Festival of Learning; c) Free events at Open Air Art Fair in Petroc; d) Here's a free sample of Garnier Ultimate Blends shampoo for you. Also, check out for more freebies in our blog section everyday. Free family fun at Cornbury Music Festival The Cornbury Music Festival is... Read More»

Free taster music workshop by Devizes Carnival organisers

April 28th, 2015 by Sandy Under News

Organisers of the Devizes Carnival have a part in the Noise On The Street project. As part of it they will be holding a free taster workshop for young people who like to take part in a new street band for the Devizes event that will be held on 16th May, at the Crown Centre on St. John Street, in Devizes. The taster workshop will be held from 1:00PM... Read More»

Return of Airbourne, Eastbourne’s free International Airshow

April 27th, 2015 by Sandy Under News

There will be a thrilling airshow for four days at Eastbourne. Airbourne will be returning with a great line-up on the 13th to 16th August, that will have on show military jets and helicopters, with fantastic displays from aerobatics teams, and also the Red-Arrows participating. The completely free event will be held at Eastbourne's Western Lawns, over 4 days. Displays include the new Hawk-T2 duo, the Eurofighter-Typhoon, Tutor on... Read More»

Free taster sessions ahead by Northumbria University students

April 26th, 2015 by Sandy Under News

Fashion design students will be among those students displaying their work in taster sessions from the University of Northumbria University, ahead of the degree shows of the summer. The students will be offering a sneak preview of fashion creations on the fashion catwalk, in a special preview event in May. Northumbria University will be giving free taster sessions of its degree shows, both locally as well as in London... Read More»

Towcester Food Festival hosts free circus for children

April 25th, 2015 by Sandy Under News

The Towcester Food Festival will be held this year at Towcester Racecourse on both 6th June, Saturday, and 7th June, Sunday. This year there will be a renowned circus performing for kids, a highlight for families. The Panic Family Circus are on site performing the whole weekend under their big top pitched in the middle of the event. The Circus will entertain children with storytelling sessions, clown shows, giant... Read More»

Free tickets available to Salford Sitcom Showcase

April 24th, 2015 by Sandy Under News

MediaCityUK will be hosting the annual Salford Sitcom Showcase, as it returns for the fourth time. Studio audiences, as in previous years, will be shown live performances and screenings of brand new productions. The event in Salford, Greater Manchester, will take place on 12 and 13 of May and is being organised by BBC North and the BBC Comedy Commissioning. The first day of the event will debut the... Read More»

Free training sessions by Wapping Hockey Club

April 23rd, 2015 by Sandy Under Shopping

To support the 'Back to Hockey' campaign, Wapping Hockey Club is offering free training sessions this spring. Sessions are at 8:30PM, at the John Orwell Sport Centre, Wapping, East London. Wapping's summer programme gets support from the Mayor of London's Free Sport programme, that offers sessions to people wanting to get back into fitness, but may not have played for years the game of hockey, along with others who... Read More»

Wednesday Freebies- April, Week 4, 2015

April 22nd, 2015 by Sandy Under Freebies

This week’s Wednesday Freebies section consists of topics on- a) Start of Tour de Yorkshire with free celebration; b) Free taster sessions by Bristol Corinthan Yacht Club; c) Free exercise sessions by Hertsmere Borough Council; d) Get your free samples of Pukka Tea. Also, check out for more freebies in our blog section everyday. Start of Tour de Yorkshire with free celebration The Tour de Yorkshire will hit the county's roads at... Read More»

Free workshops for new Apple Watch owners

April 21st, 2015 by Sandy Under News

The free Apple Watch Basics workshops will start off on 24th April, the same day of the watch's official launch, for the new owners of the watch at Apple Stores. New watch owners will be required to book their places in advance to participate in the programme. The blog-site Mac Rumours revealed that users at the workshop will learn basically about watch faces, Glances, gestures and more. Participants have... Read More»

Free Fringe Festival taster evening at Salisbury

April 20th, 2015 by Sandy Under Freebies

The organisers of the Salisbury Fringe Festival are offering a free evening event, the Fringe-Preview, as a taster for the 2015 festival (to be held on 2, 3 & 4 October). So, on 9th May, Saturday, at the Cloisters pub and restaurant, on Catherine Street, professional actors will perform two short plays, written by local writers, in the evening. One performance will start at 6.00pm and the other at... Read More»

British Academy’s Literature Week is full of free events

April 19th, 2015 by Sandy Under Freebies

The British Academy returns with its biennial Literature Week, starting on 11th May and running till 17th May, for the fourth time. It's packed with events and everything is free. Everything starts off with a special launch night on 11th May. The launch will have storytelling by Ben Haggerty of the Crick Crack Club, plus Maria Warner, author, academic, mythographer and critic, with author Marcus Sedgwick to present a... Read More»

The Herne Hill Free Film Festival is back in May

April 18th, 2015 by Sandy Under News

For a third year now the Herne Hill Free Film Festival is returning on 1st May of this year, to SE24 (London Borough of Southwark, Greater London). A month full of free movies will be coming to various venues across Herne Hill. On the 1st May, the free film festival will start-off in Herne Hill with the outdoor screening of the film, The Ladykillers, a classic comedy, at Station... Read More»

Free events during Inverness Science Festival

April 17th, 2015 by Sandy Under News

A range of free events will be hosted during the Inverness Science Festival starting on 1st May, by the University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI) in the Scottish Highlands. The 10-day event will be launched with a discussion on the DNA of Scottish clan members and also genealogy expert Alastair Macdonald will tell how people will be able to trace their family history using this science. He will... Read More»

Free tasters and trips during first National Go Boating Day

April 16th, 2015 by Sandy Under News

The Canal and River Trust, in association with Drifters Waterway Holidays, will be organising the first National Go Boating Day, on 19th April, Sunday. The trust is a charity that looks after Britain's waterways and is giving people the chance to find out what canal boating is like through this open day, where free tasters and trips on waterways are being offered too. Chief Executive, Richard Perry, of Canal... Read More»

Wednesday Freebies- April, Week 3, 2015

April 15th, 2015 by Sandy Under Freebies

This week’s Wednesday Freebies section consists of topics on- a) Newcastle parks host free family activities for spring; b) Free introductory course in practical philosophy; c) Free event- vintage car rally at Hartlepool; d) Get a free sample of Alhydran. Also, check out for more freebies in our blog section everyday. Newcastle parks host free family activities for spring Thousands of people will be enjoying a host of family fun activities by... Read More»