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Today to Sat 27 Mar, closest first.
Coronavirus: Do check with venue for Cancellations

Askham Hall, Cumbria; a beautiful rare breed - Virtual Open Garden - NGS

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In the picturesque village of Askham in Cumbria is Askham Hall. Dating back to the 13th century, the Hall is a Pele Tower incorporating 14th, 16th and early 18th century elements in a courtyard plan.
Virtual Event
Today to Mon 29 Mar

Rydal Hall - Open Garden for NGS

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Forty acres of Park, Woodland and Gardens to explore. The Formal Thomas Mawson Garden has fine examples of herbaceous planting, seasonal displays and magnificent views of the Lakeland Fells.
Rydal Hall, Ambleside LA22 9LX
Sun 21 Mar

Dora’s Field - Open Garden for NGS

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Named for Dora, the daughter of the poet William Wordsworth. Wordsworth planned to build a house on the land but, after her early death, he planted the area with daffodils in her memory.
Dora’s Field, Ambleside LA22 9LX
Sun 21 Mar

High Close Estate & Arboretum - Open Garden for NGS

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Originally planted in 1866 by Edward Wheatley-Balme, High Close was designed in the fashion of the day using many of the recently discovered exotic conifers and evergreen shrubs coming into Britain
High Close Estate & Arboretum, Ambleside LA22 9HH
Sun 21 Mar

Holehird Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

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Run by volunteers of the Lakeland Horticultural Society to promote knowledge of gardening in Lakeland conditions. On fellside overlooking Windermere, the 12 acres provide interest year round.
Holehird Gardens, Windermere LA23 1NP
Sun 21 Mar

Tom Stade: You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet

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Tom Stade: You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet Following his last smash-hit UK tour and direct from this year’s Edinburgh festival Tom is back on the road with a brand-new show. The kids have moved out and it’s the dawn of a new era!
The Brewery Arts Centre, 122A Highgate, Kendal LA9 4HE
Fri 26 Mar

Warton Gardens, Lancashire; the essence of the National Garden Scheme ethos - Virtual Open Garden - NGS

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As we come to the end of our Virtual Garden Visits campaign it’s a real delight to share this film of Warton Gardens in an area of outstanding natural beauty in North Lancashire.
Virtual Event
Today to Tue 30 Mar

Urban Folk Quartet

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Urban Folk Quartet Galician born fiddler, Paloma Trigás, Joe Broughton the fieriest English fiddler and showman of his generation, Dan Walsh one of the finest banjo players in the country as well as a gifted singer
Reeth Memorial Hall DL11 6QT
Fri 19 Mar

Darren Page - The Voice of Roy Orbison

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Darren Page - The Voice of Roy Orbison In two one-hour sets, Darren combines Roy Orbison hits with an hour of Rock n Roll. Put on your dancing shoes or sit back and relax!
Reeth Memorial Hall DL11 6QT
Sat 27 Mar

North East of England Careers Fair

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Out of work due to the current global pandemic? Join us at our North East of England Careers Fair, the perfect place to find your next career!
Virtual Event
Fri 5 Mar

Fred and Friends

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A mixed media exhibition by five talented local artists. Fred Bates Fred enjoys many varied forms of art - the results of which never disappoint - from watercolour to sculpture.
The Station Station Yard Richmond DL10 4LD
Today to Wed 3 Mar

Jazz Night

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Join us for Jazz Night A delicious two course meal with live jazz music provided by The Joseph Carville Trio. 01748 825967 / restaurant@thestation.co.uk
The Station Station Yard Richmond DL10 4LD
Today

All Kinds of Everything

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An exhibition by Kate Green BA(Hons) HS; RMS;SBA(Fellow) Kate had a relatively late start as an artist.
The Station Station Yard Richmond DL10 4LD
Sat 6 Mar to Wed 31 Mar

World Book Day - Arabian Nights Performance

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Free KS1 & KS2 Streamed Storytelling Performance World Book Day is a celebration of stories. The day is marked in over 100 countries across the world.
Online BD24 9ED
Wed 3 Mar

Falling on your Feet

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North East arts charity, Helix Arts, is inviting people aged 65 and over in Easington, County Durham, to join a new online community where they can stay fit and active, and connect with others during
Virtual Event
Thu 4 Mar, Thu 11 Mar

Mimazina

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Mimazina MIMAZINA is our digital community journal, made with artist group Foundation Press, that brings together voices of communities and artists from the Tees Valley.
Virtual Event
Today to Wed 24 Mar

Mima Making Packs

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Mima Making Packs You can collect free from our cafe a MIMA Making Pack filled with activities for children and families to make at home (cafe purchase not required).
MIMA, Centre Square, Middlesbrough TS1 2AZ
Today to Wed 24 Mar

Katie Draws

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Katie Draws We’ve teamed up with artist and illustrator @KatieDraws to create a series of 12 fun adventures for all the family to enjoy inspired by objects from the Middlesbrough Collection.
Virtual Event
Today to Wed 24 Mar

Thresholds

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Thresholds Thresholds is our first digital exhibition and sees three artists react to the current crisis, responding to conflicted and complicated relationships with home.
Virtual Event
Today to Wed 24 Mar

Doc Film: The phenomenon Bruno Groening - His words banish illness. - Postponed

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Doc Film: The phenomenon Bruno Groening - His words banish illness. DATE & VENUE TO BE CONFIRMED AS ORIGINAL HAD TO BE POSTPONED The film, “The Phenomenon Bruno Groening - In the footsteps of the miracle healer”, shows the events surrounding Bruno Groening.
The Open Door Community Centre 420 Morningside Road EH10 5HY
Sun 14 Mar

Norton Conyers – an inspired revisiting - Virtual Open Garden - NGS

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Norton Conyers near Ripon in North Yorkshire is a house with a history. Of Anglo-Saxon origins, the house with its distinctive Dutch-style gables is mostly late medieval with Stuart and Georgian...
Virtual Event
Today to Tue 30 Mar

Portobello Market in March . . .

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The Portobello Market returns on Saturday 6th March in Brighton Park, from 9:30am to 1:30pm. As restrictions remain in place, this market will again consist of food retail only.
Brighton Park, Brighton Place, Portobello, Edinburgh EH15 1LJ
Sat 6 Mar

Archie Brennan: Tapestry Goes Pop!

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Pop artist, weaver, bodybuilder and former Mr Scotland, Archie Brennan changed the course of modern weaving and is considered one of the greatest unrecognised pop artists of the twentieth century.
Dovecot Studios, 10 Infirmary Street, Edinburgh EH1 1LT
Fri 26 Mar, Sat 27 Mar, Mon 29 Mar, and more dates until Sat 22 May, Mon 24 May

On The Edge

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On The Edge One of Scotland’s most original and challenging painters, Pat Douthwaite’s work is not easily defined and she continues to intrigue and divide.
Virtual Event
Today

A Sense of Place and Earth Shaker

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A Sense of Place and Earth Shaker March sees joint exhibitions at The Scottish Gallery by Michael McVeigh, who until recently worked in Edinburgh as a street artist, even being known as a cult figure by the city’s groups on nights
The Scottish Gallery, 16 Dundas Street, Edinburgh EH3 6HZ
Thu 4 Mar to Sat 27 Mar

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