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Hunting Raven Books to host free author talks

April 30th, 2018 by Sandy Under Freebies

The independent bookseller Hunting Raven in Frome, owned by Winstone's will be hosting free events where authors will hold talks about their new books. On 8th May (Tuesday), Hunting Raven Books will be hosting author Natasha Solomon. She will give an illustrated talk on how she draws from historical research to write immersive fiction. 'House of Gold' is her latest novel which sparked with the discovery of er family's... Read More»

Free screening of ‘A Plastic Ocean’ at Frome Town Hall

April 29th, 2018 by Sandy Under Freebies

A free screening of “A Plastic Ocean' will be held at Frome Town Hall, on 1st May, at 7:30pm. The award-winning film will be introduced by Michael Pitts, the director of photography of the film and lead a Q&A session in Frome (Somerset). He is one of the world's leading cameraman in underwater photography. The film documents what researchers discovered, more of plastic found than plankton, in the centre... Read More»

Free All Points Equal event announced for All Points East

April 28th, 2018 by Sandy Under News

All Points East celebrates 100 years of women's right to vote and its organisers have announced All Points Equal as a one-day free event in the celebrations. The All Points East festival will be held next month, for the first time, at the Victoria Park in London. Over the festival's two weekends, falling on 25 to 27 May and 1 to 3 June, there will be many performances by music stars... Read More»

Free digital skills workshop by Google Digital Garage at Stone Library

April 27th, 2018 by Sandy Under Freebies

The Google Digital Garage bus, a converted double-decker bus, will be offering people a free digital skills workshop at the Stone Library, (in Market Square) in Staffordshire, on 3rd May. Anyone can pop-in to join the free digital skills training on-site, between 9am and 5pm. The free workshop offers face-to-face digital skill coaching to anyone interested in the double decker bus, which is travelling across the UK, visiting a... Read More»

Free workshop Head for Work, focuses on workplace stress

April 26th, 2018 by Sandy Under News

As part of the Mental Health Awareness Week 2018, mental health charity - Mind in Harrow, will be offering people free workshops to help cope with stress in the workplace. Workshops under the 'Head for Work' project will help people to create working environments that are mentally healthy. The theme of the awareness campaign is on stress and how to cope when under pressure. Anyone experiencing stress for a... Read More»

Second free workshop by Fleet Source on terrorism risk

April 25th, 2018 by Sandy Under News

Fleet Source, one of the leading providers of training and auditing services working for road transport industry, is again offering a free networking workshop. Following its first Terrorism Risk and Incident Prevention (TRIP) seminar, and UK's first, held free earlier in the year, the company is again extending its invitation to fleet operators to attend its second workshop, at The Holiday Inn in Watford, on 10th May (Thursday). The first seminar... Read More»

The English National Park Experience Collection workshops aim to attract overseas tourists

April 24th, 2018 by Sandy Under News

In an effort to attract tourists from overseas, a new campaign has been started to market overseas the English National Park Experience. VisitEngland, the government agency for tourism, is funding National Park authorities, including Yorkshire Dales, with this objective. The agency is looking to develop 'immersive' visitor experiences that are new and easily bookable by foreign tourists. The key target markets include Australia and Germany. Two workshops focused on... Read More»

Free events for all ages at North Norfolk weekend

April 23rd, 2018 by Sandy Under Freebies

North Norfolk will be hosting a series of free events over the bank-holiday weekend that will entertain people of all ages. Some of the country's best musicians will be participating in the events. Included are workshops for youngsters and visits to residential homes amoungst the 8 events being offered. The weekend also offers 3 events open to the public. One of the open events is at Holt Country Park, hosting a... Read More»

Exeter pride event, in 10th year, one of the busiest pride events

April 22nd, 2018 by Sandy Under Freebies

The annual Exeter pride event will be celebrating its 10th year on the 12th May, 2018. One of the busiest pride events in southern England, the Pride's chair, Adam Rank, expects a real celebration feel this year, it being the 10th anniversary and to consider how far they have come since it began. To stage the event, Adam Rank said, they work closely with partners like the University of... Read More»

Many free events to feature in Holmfirth Festival of Folk

April 21st, 2018 by Sandy Under Freebies

The Holmfirth Festival of Folk 2018 will see international and Yorkshire performers with their varied acts in the Holme Valley, from 11th to 13th May. The festival has Morris, maypole and clog dancing and more than 50 live acts are to be hosted at concert venues and pubs. The weekend will offer everything from international talents to local performers, from ceilidhs and a big procession to a programme of activities, aimed... Read More»

Sutton Coldfield to host International Tabletop Day again

April 20th, 2018 by Sandy Under Freebies

The International Tabletop Day will be returning to Sutton Coldfield this year on 28th April (Saturday). The two events to be held are aimed at people who have a passion for tabletop gaming and also connect and share with others. This event was a huge success in 2017 and once again Sutton Coldfield's Real Life Church will be hosting it at the Sutton Coldfield Grammar School for Girls, in... Read More»

Record Store Day music festival is in weekend and at Newport too

April 19th, 2018 by Sandy Under News

The annual Record Store Day will fill the streets with music this Saturday, as the record store Diverse Vinyl in Newport also celebrates what is to be the biggest edition of this festival, along with a record number of stores across the UK. They will be celebrating together all things vinyl, putting up a range of free events and live in-store entertainment. On 21 April , this Saturday, over 200... Read More»

Glasgow is co-hosting this summer the first European Championships

April 18th, 2018 by Sandy Under News

Scotland’s next big multi-sport event is the inaugural European Championship at Glasgow. It will be held from 2nd to 12th August. The first ever Glasgow 2018 European Championship will be a 11-day celebration, attracting athletes from gymnastics, golf, cycling, rowing, aquatics and triathlon, to various venues, not only in Glasgow, but across Scotland. Some of the highlights are below. The official mascot for the sporting event is Bonnie, the seal pup.... Read More»

Tooting to host sexual health workshop for young people

April 17th, 2018 by Sandy Under News

An open sexual health workshop for young people will be held in Tooting. The workshop on 17 May, (Thursday) is open for all teenagers, 14 to 16 years old, from 4:30pm to 6pm. It will be hosted at the Tooting Hub, on Beechcroft Road, in Tooting (Wadsworth borough). The free workshop is aimed at encouraging young people to gain a better understanding and knowledge about sexual health and about... Read More»

Free training in new season at Horsham Park Bowls Club

April 16th, 2018 by Sandy Under Freebies

Horsham Park Bowls Club is ready for a new season and the bowling greens in Horsham Park, which are near to the tennis courts, will be bustling with activity. The club hopes to see new members join them this season. New members will be given free training with all equipment supplied. They also get in the first year, a reduced subscription. Those interested are urged to come in on... Read More»

Free events for Dying Matters at Royal Trinity Hospice

April 15th, 2018 by Sandy Under News

The annual national awareness campaign, Dying Matters week, has been announced by Royal Trinity Hospice. The programme of free events aims to open up the national conversation this year, which is to talk about dying death and bereavement. The hospice will mark the week with 3 events that aim to provoke the community into conversation and engage in discussions. They also get to know about their local hospice, which provides... Read More»

Free songwrititing workshop for young, part of Shrewsbury Folk Festival

April 14th, 2018 by Sandy Under News

A free song-writing workshop will be hosted at Shrewbury, under the Room for All programme, as part of the Shrewsbury Folk, on 20th May (Sunday). Festival. Greg Russell, the award-winning musician will run it, aimed to get more young people involved in traditional music. He won in 2013, the Young Folk Award, of BBC Radio-2, and with Ciaran Algar, the Horizon Award too. The 5-hour workshop session in Belmont,... Read More»

‘Festival of Teaching’ by DMU to host free events across Leicester

April 13th, 2018 by Sandy Under Freebies

The 'Festival of Teaching' is a 10-day celebration of teaching which takes the classes from lecture halls into the city. Running for the first time, De Mont University Leicester (DMU) will demonstrate different styles of teaching and methods to communicate subjects by the lecturers, from 16th to 27th April at the festival. Many of the events in the new festival are open to public and include a mix of demonstrations, talks... Read More»

Free event Yom HaShoah is on Sunday in Hyde Park

April 12th, 2018 by Sandy Under News

A free event in Hyde Park, Yon HaShoah, will mark the 75th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto uprising, in the weekend. On this Sunday, 15th April, hundreds are set to gather for Israel's Holocaust Remembrance Day in London. The event will feature Laura Pradelska, actress in Game of Thrones, who will recall stories of her 4 grandparents, all of whom survived the Holocaust. This is also the date of... Read More»

Wednesday Freebies- April, Week 2, 2018

April 11th, 2018 by Sandy Under Freebies

This week’s Wednesday Freebies section consists of topics on- a) Intu Trafford Centre to host free family festival ScienceX; b) Lady judge is guest speaker at Dundee University; c) Get a free sample of LA Whey Gold Protein. Also, check out for more freebies in our blog section every day. Intu Trafford Centre to host free family festival ScienceX ScienceX is the free family festival scheduled this weekend at intu Trafford Centre.... Read More»