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Free Christmas celebration at The Village Guildford

October 29th, 2017 by Sandy Under Freebies

The Village Guildford will be celebrating Christmas with a host of free events and activities for the most wonderful time of the year. The focal point of the festive cheer will be the boxpark in the town centre. It will host Yuletide activities, beginning with the switched-on of Christmas lights on 16th November. The Andertons Music stage will host live entertainment under a heated, covered patio area. There will... Read More»

Food Waste Reduction workshop in Innerleithen

October 28th, 2017 by Sandy Under News

A food waste road-show in Innerleithen will be holding a free event next week. The Food Waste Reduction workshop will run from 1pm to 3pm, on Wednesday, 1st November, at the Vale Leithen Social Club. The session at the Scottish town in Tweeddale area, is designed to show families how to save money, but at the same time reduce the amount of wasted going into the bin. It is... Read More»

Cardigan lantern parade to return, bigger and better

October 27th, 2017 by Sandy Under News

The Winter Giant Lantern Parade is returning to Cardigan, following its inaugural success last year. This year the procession will be held on 8th December (Friday). The parade will go through the streets of Cardigan from 7pm, led by Small World Theatre, from Pendre Art to Cardigan Castle. The event will end at around 8:30pm with a fireworks display. Last year saw the event attracting giant lanterns created by... Read More»

Leeds to mark Bonfire Night with exclusive fireworks displays

October 26th, 2017 by Sandy Under Freebies

Leeds council has signed up Fantastic Fireworks, the specialist pyrotechnic firm, to put on fireworks displays on the city's Bonfire Night event. The contract worth £34,000 will have events put on at Woodhouse Moor, Springhead Park, Roundhay Park, Middleton Park, East End Park and Bramley Park, on 3rd November (Friday) night. A report put out by senior council members says that the decision taken was most pragmatic and although... Read More»

Wednesday Freebies- October, Week 4, 2017

October 25th, 2017 by Sandy Under Freebies

This week’s Wednesday Freebies section consists of topics on- a) Free tickets for live X Factor shows; b) Art workshops for pop-up street art at London art site; c) Chance to get a free sample of Ryvita Rye Cakes. Also, check out for more freebies in our blog section everyday.   Free tickets for live X Factor shows The Live Show stage of the X Factor series on telly starts in the weekend... Read More»

Science Museum celebrates 40 years of video games with Power Up

October 24th, 2017 by Sandy Under News

The Science Museum will be celebrating 40 years of the gaming industry by launching an interactive video game pop up, Power Up, set up in partnership with the European Gaming League. The venue, in the South Kensington museum in East London, will be putting up 180 gaming consoles for visitors to try out hundreds of video games spanning decades. Whether a fan of classics or a millennial gamer, there's something for... Read More»

Bolton holding first lantern parade during Christmas lights switch-on

October 23rd, 2017 by Sandy Under Freebies

Bolton will be lighting up this Christmas by holding its first lantern parade. The first light parade will be held on 16th November (Thursday) during the Christmas Lights switch on event at this town in Greater Manchester. The honour to switch on will be going to comic Paddy McGuiness, this year. Special lantern making will take place in a free lantern-making workshop, at the Market Place Shopping Centre. The... Read More»

Watch the world première for Together!2017, the disability arts festival, at Newham

October 22nd, 2017 by Sandy Under Freebies

The disability arts festival Together!2017 is all set to start on 23 October (Monday), with a world première performance. The disability history month festival will run until 15 December, in Stratford and East Ham. A solo performance by Lauren Payne, a member of the Anjali Dance Company, will portray a woman's hidden strength and purity. The festival features other disabled performers and highlights include a pop-up poetry cafe at... Read More»

Free Magical Harry Potter exhibition at Huddersfield

October 21st, 2017 by Sandy Under News

A free magical exhibition is running at Huddersfield Library and will be on until 23rd December. The exhibition- Harry Potter: A Story of Magic, will thrill all Harry Potter fans and includes manuscripts, books, drafts by author J. K. Rowling and drawings of Jim Kay, the illustrator. Also showcased will be Kirlees' connection to folklore and magic. Shown here will be images of items from the collections at West... Read More»

Free workshop about the spectacular Make A HOO theatre performance

October 20th, 2017 by Sandy Under News

A free workshop will be held on 24th October in Irvine (Scotland), at Harbour Arts Centre, on shadow play and kaleidoscopic visuals made in the performance of 'Make A HOO'. This performance combines compelling physicality with Kaleidoscopic visuals and shadow play, created by Sita Pieraccini, the famous physical theatre maker, now on tour in Scotland this autumn. The free workshop open to young persons aged above 12 years, ia... Read More»

Restored Volk’s Railway reopening at Brighton

October 19th, 2017 by Sandy Under News

The Volk's Railway in Brighton had work going on to restore it and a delay meant it could not be opened at Easter at usual. However, it is open for the half term school holiday and the railway will run a service until 29th October. It will host over the weekend in November, the veteran car run. There are plans to run in November, a Santa Express service at... Read More»

Dungannon will be hosting events for a great Halloween

October 18th, 2017 by Sandy Under Freebies

Dungannon will be hosting a spectacular programme for Halloween. The event will be full of fun and frolic, involving all in the family, on 27th October, Friday. It will take off with a spooky and free Halloween Freaky Tales. There will be art workshop sessions to be held at Ranfurly House and Dungannon Library. The work will be brought to the drop-in workshop Make Your Own Flying Bat Sculptures, to... Read More»

Google will be holding workshop at The Stable, in Weston-super-Mare

October 17th, 2017 by Sandy Under Freebies

Google, the internet giant, will be offering free digital training in Weston-super-Mare (Somerset) as one of its latest stops on its tour, on 20th October. The free workshop which will run from 9:30am to 4:30pm, at the seaside town' new digital and creative hub, The Stable. The session will advice both people and businesses on improving their digital footprint. It will include social media strategy, digital marketing plans and... Read More»

Celebration of cinema pioneer Louis Le Prince at Leeds

October 16th, 2017 by Sandy Under Freebies

The film pioneer Louis Le Prince will be celebrated in Leeds, by the unveiling of a special plaque on 2nd November. The cinema pioneer is recognised for filming the first moving images in the world in Leeds, in 1888. His ground-breaking work are two moving picture sequences- the first is 'Roundhay Garden Scene' and the other a Leeds Bridge scene, using his single-lens camera. The first sequence was filmed... Read More»

Black History Month at Liverpool’s International Slavery Museum

October 15th, 2017 by Sandy Under News

Liverpool's world-renowned International Slaver Museum is marking its 10th anniversary and celebrating Black History Month with free seasonal events. Everyone is invited. A special anniversary exhibition Ink and Blood: Stories of Abolition is one of the highlights of the month of events. It explores the end of slavery and focuses on the plight of people affected in the 18th and 19th centuries and their freedom later. Empress-jai, the poetess,... Read More»

Free session on staying safe online by police in Stroud

October 14th, 2017 by Sandy Under Freebies

As incidents of online crimes keep increasing, the police have stepped in to provide lessons on how to stay safe online. Gloucestershire Constabulary are hosting a free session on this issue at Ebley Mill in Stroud on 14th October. The 45-minute workshop offering members of the public advice on staying safe online, will open its doors at 7:15pm to start at 7:30pm. After the talk, participants can speak to... Read More»

Cornwall’s Tate St Ives gallery reopens with free weekend entry and events

October 13th, 2017 by Sandy Under News

The Tate St Ives gallery will reopen after a major rework on 14th October with double its exhibition space now. The art gallery on its first weekend on 14th and 15th October (Saturday and Sunday) is offering free entry. There will also be free activities, events, talks and pop-up tours, with an evening of firework display too on Saturday. The gallery had partially reopened earlier this year, but this... Read More»

The Big Mix is coming to Frome and all are welcome

October 12th, 2017 by Sandy Under Freebies

The Big Mix is a free event funded by the Frome Town Council. It is Frome's Disability Diversity Day that will be hosted at the HUBnub Centre, on 29th October (Sunday), starting at 12pm and ending at 5pm. The cream of the creative learning disabled community will be showcasing their talent at the event curated by Openstorytellers. The programme has a line up of local autistic, disabled and learning... Read More»

Wednesday Freebies- October, Week 2, 2017

October 11th, 2017 by Sandy Under Freebies

This week’s Wednesday Freebies section consists of topics on- a) Worthing Metal Health Awareness Week launches a series of free events; b) Free tickets for youngsters to films at Cineworld in Llandudno Junction; c) Get free sample of Gucci Guilty Black. Also, check out for more freebies in our blog section everyday.   Worthing Metal Health Awareness Week launches a series of free events The Worthing Mental Health Awareness Week was launched at... Read More»

Schools and communities to participate in World Voice at Lincoln

October 10th, 2017 by Sandy Under News

A free workshop, as part of World Voice 2017, will be held on 15th October (Sunday), at the Myle Cross Centre in Lincoln (Lincolnshire). The World Voice event is a project being run by the British Council and soundLINCS. The event offers a unique opportunity and invaluable experience to anybody involved in singing, by bringing a lively range of repertoire and techniques to share. World Voice will have its... Read More»