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More details - Leigh Woods - Wildflower walk
Join our ranger Janine Connor for a walk in Leigh Woods, discovering the wildflowers which grow here and their medicinal properties. Booking is essential. Booking Essential. Phone: 0344 2491895. Adults only. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Leigh Woods
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Wildwood Kin
Wildwood Kin. Artists performing: Wildwood Kin.: Tickets avaiable.
Thekla, Bristol
Thu 31 May

More details - Speed Dating in Bristol
Bristol Speed Dating How speed dating in Bristol works A great event to go to is Speed Dating in Bristol. How it works is our friendly professional hosts will greet you and they will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the Speed Dating evening.
Totos Wine Bar, 125 Redcliffe Street
Wed 6 Jun

More details - Averys Summer of Wine 2018. Session 1
It’s back! This year’s Summer of Wine Tasting returns to Colston Hall where we’ll be taking over their foyer and spreading out across three levels for the ultimate tasting experience. Come and chat to the winemakers about their wines, who have travelled from all over the world.
The Colston Hall
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Averys Summer of Wine 2018. Session 2
It’s back! This year’s Summer of Wine Tasting returns to Colston Hall where we’ll be taking over their foyer and spreading out across three levels for the ultimate tasting experience. Come and chat to the winemakers about their wines, who have travelled from all over the world.
The Colston Hall
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Arch House Deli Cheese & Wine Tasting June at Averys
What better way to spend an evening than with friends, a glass (or six) of wine and a selection of fantastic cheeses. David Greenman of Arch House Deli and a wine aficionado from Averys will run the event at Averys Wine Cellars.
Averys Wine Cellars, 9 Culver Street
Wed 13 Jun

More details - Wild Words - Vivaldi's Dream
Imagine a world where we no longer create Dreams and Music for ourselves… “Let us take the stress out of dreaming and choose from our wide selection of ‘Sweet Dreams and Musical Soundtracks’ where all your dreams come true!
St George’s Bristol Great George Street (off Park Street) Bristol
Wed 30 May

More details - MiniBeats - Superstrings
What could be more summery that the sweet sounds of super strings? From the highest notes of the violins, to the darkly delicious tones of the viola and cello, explore the world of bows, bridges, frogs, spikes and GUTS – would you believe it! Intrigued?
St George’s Bristol Great George Street (off Park Street) Bristol
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Counter Terrorism, The Prevent Duty and British Values Conference at Doubletree by Hilton, Bristol
This is an interesting and reflective course containing relevant content for today’s society. The course teaches us how to use this up-to-date information to ensure we protect children from all types of radicalisation. The course identifies your responsibility in challenging views and reporting concerns.
Redcliffe Way, Bristol
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Blah’s Big Weekend
Blah’s Big Weekend returns this June for three days of spoken word, music, beer and plenty of poetry. Featuring some of the biggest names in spoken word, fix it in your calendar and prepare for a weekend jam-packed with alliteration, assonance, metaphor and rhyme at its finest.
The Wardrobe Theatre, 25 West St, Bristol
Fri 15 Jun to Sun 17 Jun

More details - The Nature of Forgetting
Following a highly successful run at Edinburgh Fringe 2017, Theatre Re’s The Nature of Forgetting now launches an exciting international tour. It is a powerful, explosive and joyous piece about what is left when memory and recollection are gone. Tom has just turned 55.
Tobacco Factory Theatres, Raleigh road, southville
Fri 8 Jun and Sat 9 Jun

More details - VegfestUK Bristol 2018
VegfestUK’s longest-running event in Bristol moves to the Ashton Gate stadium (home of Bristol City football and rugby clubs) on May Bank Holiday weekend May 26th 27th 2018.
Ashton Gate Stadium, Ashton Rd, Bristol
Sat 26 May and Sun 27 May

More details - Guess Who at Bristol Zoo
Join us at Bristol Zoo to explore our amazing animal houses, challenge yourselves during our exciting trails, and enjoy some fun activities! There’s something to entertain the whole family. Child Goes Free For full terms and conditions and to book this offer please visit our website.
Bristol Zoo Gardens, Clifton, Bristol
Sat 26 May to Sun 3 Jun

More details - The Lady Boys of Bangkok – Wonder Women
Uncork the champagne! Dress to kill! Party like there’s no tomorrow! Celebrating 20 diamante decorated years, The Lady Boys of Bangkok ‘Wonder Women’ Tour will take the UK’s number one cabaret show to a new level.
The Sabai Pavilion, Durdham Downs, Stoke Road, Bristol
Fri 8 Jun to Sat 23 Jun

More details - Scribble and Sketch at Easton Community Centre
Ideal for families of all ages, Scribble and Sketch offers a free morning of fun and informal art and drawing activities, often inspired by the current exhibitions. These sessions are designed for kids and grown-ups to take part in together.
Easton Community Centre Kilburn St Bristol
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Greystones - Open Garden for NGS
Peaceful garden with places to sit and enjoy a quiet corner of Bristol. Interesting courtyard with raised beds and large variety of conifers and shrubs leads to secluded garden of contrasts - from sun drenched beds with olive tree and brightly coloured flowers to shady spots, with acers, hostas and a fern walk.
Greystones,
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Summer Fayre
Summer Fayre Raffle, Cake sale, Tombola, Book Sale, Home made Knit and Sew, Bric a Brac, and many more stalls, come and have a browse, Help us to raise much needed funds to Keep this Building open for the Community.
St Ambrose& St Leonard Church Stretford Road Whitehall Bristol BS5 &AW
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Crete Hill House Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
C18 house in hidden corner of Bristol. Mainly SW facing garden, 80’x40’, with shaped lawn, heavily planted traditional mixed shrub, rose, clematis and herbaceous borders. Pergola with climbers, terrace with pond, several seating areas. Tranquil semi-walled area on 2 levels with shady planting.
Crete Hill House Gardens, Bristol
Sun 17 Jun

More details - St Monica Trust - Open Garden for NGS
The gardens of the St Monica Trust retirement community are a mix of old established borders and new planting. The tree collection, documented in a tree guide, is extensive and impressive, with many unusual specimens. The scented garden is the centrepiece of the gardens and provides yr-round interest.
St Monica Trust,
Sun 27 May

More details - 16 Montroy Close - Open Garden for NGS
Large SW-facing town garden on corner plot. 20 ft stream, informal pond with pebble beach, pergola and seats. Lawn with curving flower beds incl ferns, shrubs, perennials, climbers, small rock garden with water feature, unusual partitioned greenhouse with alpine bench. 8ft wide arch with climbers.
16 Montroy Close, Henleaze
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Penny Brohn UK - Open Garden for NGS
3½ acre tranquil garden surrounds Georgian mansion with many mature trees, wild flower meadow, flower garden, cedar summerhouse, fine views from historic gazebo overlooking River Avon, courtyard gardens with water features.
Penny Brohn UK, North Somerset
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Hanham Court - Open Garden for NGS
Hanham Court Gardens develop this rich mix of bold formality, water, woodland, orchard, meadow and kitchen garden with emphasis on scent, structure and romance, set amid a remarkable cluster of manorial buildings between Bath and Bristol.
Hanham Court, Hanham Abbots
Sun 27 May and Mon 28 May

More details - Summer in the Park
Community Festival. Featuring Music on the Bandstand, Children’s Rides and Entertainment, Craft Stalls Food Stalls, Charity Stalls and Stalls of Interest. Fun and Activities for all the family Please contact if you would like a stall pitch.
Page Park, Staple Hill, South Gloucestershire
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Keynsham Comedy Club Smiley Spaces
Smiley Spaces once again brings to Keynsham Comedy Club three of the finest standup comedians on the UK and international circuit. This month features John Fothergill "The Standup Show", "Never mind the Buzzcocks", The fabulous Mandy Knight and Ireland’s very own John Lynn fresh after his tour of Australia.
"The Space", 5 Temple St, Keynsham.
Fri 1 Jun

More details - Tyntesfield - TYNTEtots: Peter Rabbit
Storytelling, crafts and games for 2-5 year olds and their families inspired by Beatrix Potter’s classic tale of Peter Rabbit.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
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More details - Tyntesfield - TYNTEtots 2018
Storytelling, crafts and games for 2-5 year olds and their families inspired by classic Victorian stories including Peter Rabbit and Jack and the Beanstalk.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Today, Wed 20 Jun, Thu 21 Jun, Wed 18 Jul, Thu 19 Jul

More details - Tyntesfield - The strange affair: Hannah More's poetic landscape
A new woodland poetry trail rediscovering the romantic landscape of Bristol poet and bluestocking writer, Hannah More. Lace up your walking boots and follow in the footsteps of the Gibbs family to rediscover the romantic landscape of Bristol poet and bluestocking writer, Hannah More.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Today to Tue 10 Jul

More details - Tyntesfield - House site pass: May 2018
Things are different at Tyntesfield this year as we work on a major conservation project in the house, and give you the chance to see behind the scenes. This year we’re working on a major conservation project to replace the fire alarm system in Tyntesfield house.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Today to Thu 31 May

More details - Tyntesfield - Fire and wire at Tyntesfield
Spark your curiosity at Tyntesfield house this year as we go behind-the-scenes during a major conservation project to replace our fire alarm system and protect this unique site for ever, for everyone.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Today to Mon 9 Jul

More details - Tyntesfield - Victorian month: Victorian food
As part of our 10 Victorian things to do this May half-term, you can have a go at making Victorian salad dressing from herbs grown on the Tyntesfield estate.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Sat 26 May to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Tyntesfield - Victorian month: 10 Victorian things to do
As part of Tyntesfield’s annual Victorian month, this May half-term we invite you to have a go at 10 Victorian things to do before you’re 11 and 3/4 (or 111 and 3/4).
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Sat 26 May to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Tyntesfield - Victorian month: horse and carriage rides
As part of our 10 Victorian things to do this May half-term, you can catch a ride on a Victorian horse and carriage. This May half-term, you can tick off one of your 10 Victorian things to do by catching a ride on a Victorian horse and carriage. Rides start from outside the front of the house.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Sat 26 May to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Tyntesfield - Champion tree walk
Tyntesfield’s tree registrar, Chris Watts, leads a guided walk across the estate to explore our champion trees. Tyntesfield is home to over 40 county champion trees - the tallest, widest, oldest of their species.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Sun 27 May

More details - Tyntesfield - Family green woodworking 2018
On this two hour family workshop your family can work together to produce a figure from green wood and a whistle from a hazel stick.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Sun 27 May

More details - Tyntesfield - Trust 10
Run 10k for free at Tyntesfield Please note: Tyntesfield has a pay & display car park: 3 per vehicle. National Trust members with in date car sticker park free.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Sun 27 May, Sun 24 Jun, Sun 22 Jul

More details - Tyntesfield - Victorian month: an all Victorian concert with Spiro choir
New for 2018: as part of Tyntesfield’s annual Victorian month, Spiro choir will be performing an all Victorian repertoire in Tyntesfield’s chapel.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Sun 27 May

More details - Tyntesfield - House site pass: June 2018
Things are different at Tyntesfield this year as we work on a major conservation project in the house, and give you the chance to see behind the scenes. This year we’re working on a major conservation project to replace the fire alarm system in Tyntesfield house.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Fri 1 Jun to Sat 30 Jun

More details - Tyntesfield - Feel Good Friday: Tyntesfield run (2018)
Blow the cobwebs away with a morning run round the Tyntesfield estate, enjoying spectacular scenery along the way. Open to all abilities - no one will be left behind. Led by members of the Nailsea Running Club. Price includes a cup of tea or filter coffee afterwards in the Cowbarn restaurant. Booking Not Needed.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Fri 1 Jun, Fri 15 Jun, Fri 29 Jun, Fri 13 Jul

More details - Tyntesfield - Seasonal food and craft markets
We welcome an array of local food and craft producers to Tyntesfield’s Home Farm on seasonal Sundays throughout the year.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Sun 17 Jun, Sun 15 Jul

More details - Tyntesfield - Spoon carving
Using basic hand tools and timber from the Tyntesfield estate you can create a unique wooden spoon. Under the expert guidance of the Somerset Bodgers you can use basic hand tools, mainly an axe and knives, to create a unique wooden spoon. Please note this workshop is suitable for ages 16+. Booking Essential.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Tyntesfield - TYNTEtots: The Secret Garden
Storytelling, crafts and games for 2-5 year olds and their families inspired by the classic tale of The Secret Garden. Explore the rose garden and go on a secret treasure hunt around the grounds (weather dependent). Play outdoor games and do summer crafts before hearing the Victorian tale of the Secret Garden.
Tyntesfield, Wraxall
Wed 20 Jun and Thu 21 Jun

More details - Jazz at the Barn
After last year’s highly acclaimed sell-out performance, members of the University of the West of England (UWE) Big Band and singers return to the Barn. Enjoy cool relaxing swing and Latin classics with silky smooth vocals and foot-tapping grooves.
Winterbourne Medieval Barn, Church Lane, Winterbourne
Sat 26 May

More details - Medieval Fayre at Winterbourne Medieval Barn
What better place to hold a Medieval Fayre than in and around a genuine 1342 medieval barn!  Living history group The Company of Chivalry presents a vivid display of life in a medieval encampment during the 100 Years’ war. Find out how men and women lived, worked, and fought in the 14th century.
Winterbourne Medieval Barn, Church Lane, Winterbourne
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Music from the Americas
Portishead Choral Society will be singing Ariel Ramirez’s ’Misa Criolla’ together with music by Villa Lobos, Gershwin, Copland, Bernstein, Barber, Ives, Joplin, Kern and Fats Waller.
Portishead Methodist Church High Street, Portishead
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Corston  Village Market
Crafts Cards bric a brac, Yunny Cakes, Books, Plants, bird seed, Grand Raffle All Proceeds to Corston All Saints Church
Corston Village Hall Wells Road Corston Bath
Sat 2 Jun

More details - The Old Rectory, Doynton - Open Garden for NGS
Doynton’s Grade II-listed Georgian Rectory’s walled garden and extended 15 acre estate. Renovated over 12 yrs, it sits within AONB. Garden has diversity of modern and traditional elements, fused to create an atmospheric series of garden rooms.
The Old Rectory, Doynton, Bristol
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Stoneleigh Down - Open Garden for NGS
Redesigned in 2014 by the current owners. The garden has been densely planted with a wide variety of trees, shrubs and bulbs for year-round interest and continues to be developed.
Stoneleigh Down, Bristol
Sat 26 May and Sun 27 May

More details - The Dairy - Open Garden for NGS
The garden surrounds a barn conversion and has been developed from concrete milking yards and derelict land. Once the site of Weston in Gordano Manor House, the ambience owes much to the use of medieval stone which had lain undiscovered in the land for over 2 centuries.
The Dairy, Bristol
Sat 16 Jun and Sun 17 Jun

More details - Goblin Combe House - Open Garden for NGS
2 acre terraced garden with stunning views. Interesting collection of trees, mixed shrubs and herbaceous borders, surrounded by orchards, fields with wild flowers and woodlands. Many different climbing and rambling roses. Uneven and steep paths, very slippery when wet.
Goblin Combe House, Bristol
Wed 13 Jun

More details - Special Plants - Open Garden for NGS
Architect-designed ¾ acre hillside garden with stunning views. Started autumn 1996. Exotic plants. Gravel gardens for borderline hardy plants. Black and white (purple and silver) garden. Vegetable garden and orchard. Hot border. Lemon and lime bank. Annual, biennial and tender plants for late summer colour.
Special Plants, Cold Ashton
Thu 21 Jun, Thu 19 Jul

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