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Wednesday Freebies- December, Week 2, 2017

December 13th, 2017 by Sandy

This week’s Wednesday Freebies section consists of topics on- a) Birmingham Hippodrome lines up events for spring season; b) Free workshop on making Christmas wreaths at Baytree Garden Centre; c) Get free sample of Shawn Mendes fragrance. Also, check out for more freebies in our blog section everyday. Birmingham Hippodrome lines up events for spring season The newly announced Spring Season of Birmingham Hippodrome reveals details of several festivals, unforgettable shows and... Read More»

Free workshop on how to up-cycle clothes, at Uxbridge

December 11th, 2017 by Sandy

A free festive-themed workshop will be hosted at Uxbridge, by Love Your Clothes London, on 22nd December (Wednesday). Love Your Clothes London works to promote sustainable fashion and this free session aims to inspire people to up-cycle their clothes. The workshop will show how to customise party wear or create unique Christmas jumper and also how to make alterations and simple repairs combining hand and machine sewing on the... Read More»

Festive fun at the Broadwalk Centre, Edgware

December 8th, 2017 by Sandy

The Broadwalk Centre, Edware, is hosting festive vents ahead of Christmas, from 9th December. A giant polar bear walking about the shopping centre in North London is one of the treats on Saturday. The walkabout polar bear will be available to pose for photo opportunities. There's also face-painting for youngsters. There will be a workshop for children, run by elves, on 16th December. It includes using recycled materials to... Read More»

Love Loughborough’s new free Christmas event in the weekend

December 7th, 2017 by Sandy

Love Loughborough will kick off its Winter Festival Fayre at 10am, on 10th December (Sunday). The new Christmas event will roll out a range of activities and entertainment, to attract footfall into the Loughborough town centre for the festive period. The free event will start off at 10am and also gives a chance to sing-along with fairytale themed princesses. Princess Pals will be around, before getting back to her... Read More»

Wednesday Freebies- December, Week 1, 2017

December 6th, 2017 by Sandy

This week’s Wednesday Freebies section consists of topics on- a) Free children's films in Sky Cinema Movie Bus this weekend in Cardiff; b) Tranmere Rovers to kick off Christmas celebrations with free carol concert; c) Get your free sample of CherryActive concentrate shots Tea. Also, check out for more freebies in our blog section everyday.   Free children's films in Sky Cinema Movie Bus this weekend in Cardiff The Sky Cinema Movie Bus... Read More»

Norwich church to host free Christmas concert and actvities

December 5th, 2017 by Sandy

Norwich church Proclaimers have planned a free Christmas concert and other events on a weekend, on 16th and 17th December. The concert with a Santa's grotto, children’s party and music from a range of genres that includes Queen, Nat King Cole and Spandau Ballet are, is to be hosted at The Space. The 2017 event hosted by Proclaimers promises to be again an extravagant Christmas presentation. The 3 performances... Read More»

Birmingham Bach Choir is returning again with Christmas carols

December 4th, 2017 by Sandy

The Nine Lessons and Carols is a sure fixture in Birmingham city's festive calendar and the highly popular event will be held on 17th December (Sunday), at the St Alban's Church, at 3:30PM. The choir features a series of Bible readings. Mixed with seasonal music they will be narrating the Christmas story, led by Paul Spicer, the conductor, with Paul Carr the organist, accompanying. Listen to the choir performing... Read More»

Keighley & Worth Valley Railway to host festive songs at Ingrow station

December 3rd, 2017 by Sandy

Keighley and Worth Valley Railway will offer Christmas cheer with festive entertainment at Ingrow railway station. The visitor attraction at the station will hold the free song session as part of the series of musical events, held all through the year, at the station complex. 'Seasonal Songs' will be hosted at the complex from 7pm to 9pm, around a fireside, on 9th December, Saturday. Anyone is welcome to join... Read More»

Get tickets to free carol concert by fire service in Northallerton

December 1st, 2017 by Sandy

North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service will be hosting a free Christmas carol concert in Northallerton next week. The award-winning band, the Lockwood Brass Band, will be performing at The Forum, playing festive songs and a selection of favourite carols that are designed to appeal to all ages, on the 5th December. Admission to the concert is free, but there will be a raffle and donations will be accepted... Read More»

The Herne Hill Free Film Festival is returning

November 30th, 2017 by Sandy

The Herne Hill Baptist Church will see the return of Herne Hill Free Film-Festival for the fifth year, to share cinematic goodwill by by kicking off the festival programme on 7th December. This year there will be 9 free events and a partnership with Norwood & Brixton Foodbank. The festival will run until 20th December, starting off on Thursday (7 December) with a screening of Babett's Feast, an Oscar winner,... Read More»

Wednesday Freebies- November, Week 5, 2017

November 29th, 2017 by Sandy

This week’s Wednesday Freebies section consists of topics on- a) Free events at the Christmas celebrations in Weymouth; b) Free workshop on mental health at Crawley; c) Get free sample teas from Birchall Tea. Also, check out for more freebies in our blog section everyday. Free events at the Christmas celebrations in Weymouth Make the most of Christmas celebrations on 1st December (Friday) in Weymouth. Start with BIG-Christmas Lighting-up Celebration and then... Read More»

Free festive fun to be launched in Selby village

November 28th, 2017 by Sandy

Selby village will be launching its festive fun days this weekend. Christmas Wonderland events will take place on 3rd and 10th December, both Sundays, from 11am to 4pm, at the Drax Skylark Centre in Barlow. It includes an elves workshop, taking inspiration from festive folklore from all over the world. Organising the events is Andy Koss, who is CEO of Drax Power. The CEO said the Selby and Goole... Read More»

Biggest ever Dorking Gala Night 2017 event is coming

November 27th, 2017 by Sandy

The annual Dorking Gala Night is coming on 7th December and according to its organisers, it is expected to be the biggest ever this time. The popular event starts at 6pm, on Thursday and would be attracting some 5,000 people. The event will see the return of reindeer to Dorking, on their traditional visit and the snow-machine will bring back the winter wonderland like last year. There will be... Read More»

Fun-filled Panto in the Park event in Widnes

November 25th, 2017 by Sandy

Christmas celebrations arrive at the Victoria Park in Widnes, with a fun-filled a Panto in the Park event on 3rd December (Sunday). Princess Aurora from Sleeping Beauty will arrive with Father Christmas in a glittering glass carriage, to the park. There's a sneak preview of songs by the cast of the festive show at The Brindley and they will mingle with the crowd to chat and take selfies. There's... Read More»

Free Christmas lights switch-on event in Wellington this weekend

November 24th, 2017 by Sandy

Wellington's Christmas lights event is expected to attract over 2,000 revellers into the Market Square of this town in Somerset, this Saturday (25 November). The annual free Christmas Lights switch-on event will include a Chinese dragon display this weekend and will feature market stalls hosted by over 100 traders, offering gifts and food. There's entertainment by MC Paul Shuttleworth and Geoff Rodgers, fair rides, a Father Christmas grotto, including... Read More»

Wednesday Freebies- November, Week 4, 2017

November 22nd, 2017 by Sandy

This week’s Wednesday Freebies section consists of topics on- a) Centrepieces hosting free Bexley art exhibition in weekend; b) Aspiring mosaic makers invited to free workshop in Selkirk; c) Claim your free sample of Estee Lauder Modern Muse fragrance. Also, check out for more freebies in our blog section everyday. Centrepieces hosting free Bexley art exhibition in weekend The Bexley art exhibition- Centrepieces:Open Exhibition 2017, is being organised by Centrepieces, a Bexley... Read More»

Ulverston Dickensian Festival 2017 is arriving soon

November 21st, 2017 by Sandy

The Ulverston Dickensian Festival of 2017 is a two-day event in celebration of of all things Dickensian and takes place in Ulverston on 25th and 26th November. One of the biggest dates in the market town's calendar, the weekend will be lined up with family-friendly activities for all, including stalls, costume parades and performances. Festival-goers will be using fashion items of yesteryears and enjoying most certainly the mulled wine... Read More»

‘The Messines Story’ to be hosted at the Braid Arts Centre, Ballymena

November 19th, 2017 by Sandy

'The Messines Story' is an event to be hosted by the Mid and East Antrim Borough Council at the Braids Art Centre in Ballymena, through their Good Relations programme. The free event is being hosted on 28th November (Tuesday) and is also the opportunity to watch the screening of the short-film 'Battle of Messines', produced by the Nerve Centre. The event also includes the Local Stores Exhibition- The Great... Read More»

Tamworth’s festive season to begin with Christmas Lights switch-on

November 18th, 2017 by Sandy

The festive season in Tamworh will begin with a magical Christmas Lights switch-on, on 26th November. The countdown to Christmas will be launched on the Sunday in style, at 5pm, at St Editha's Square. Festivities will be held throughout the day, from 1pm, with festive fun for the whole family. Find here the town in Christmas cheer, including live music, fairground rides, walk-about characters, a lantern parade, dance performers,... Read More»

Art pop-ups at wonderful festive treat in Winchester

November 17th, 2017 by Sandy

Winchester will be offering a wonderful festive treat with a series of pop-up visual art installations and outdoor performances, across the city from 30th November. 'Fondly Imagined Christmases' is the festival hosting a series of free events, arranged by Wooly Hat Fair, after its success last year in hosting 'Twelve Days of Christmas'. It includes songs from local choirs, hearing heart-warming stories based on local places and people, plus... Read More»