Get close to the action as some of Britain’s top professional cyclists contest the Leicester Castle Classic cycle race.
Location: Leicester, LeicestershireAugust events
With demonstrations, 'have a go' wood craft sessions and children's games, the National Forest Wood Fair will keep adults and children entertained.
Location: Woodhouse Eaves, LeicestershireAugust events
Take a kite to Southsea Common and get involved in one of the world's biggest and best kite festivals.
Location: Portsmouth, HampshireEvents
At Brighton Pride you can enjoy a risqué new drag act, dance till your heart’s content – and eat fish ‘n’ chips.
Location: Brighton & Hove, East SussexFree
Celebrate the Cornish fishing community’s hard work and delicious produce at the Newlyn Fish Festival.
Location: Newlyn, CornwallCoast
Come and join in the atmosphere and immerse yourself in heritage, entertainment, re-enactment and have-a-go fun.
Location: Lytham Green, LancashireEvents
The Robin Hood Festival is a celebration to all things medieval and associated to Robin, taking place annually within his home of Sherwood Forest.
Location: Edwinstowe, NottinghamshireActivities
The annual festival is one of the most historic sporting events in the world and has played host to some great cricketers over the years.
Location: Scarborough, North YorkshireEvents
Join thousands of spectators in watching kites of every shape and size take to the air.
Location: Southsea, HampshireFree
Get swept up in Beatlemania once again as fans from all over the world descend on the city where it all started.
Location: Liverpool, MerseysideMusic and nightlife
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