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Hindu festival of Holi

Things to do: Scrummy pies and a festival of colour

by Melissa Brobby

March 3 2017 in Things to do

There’s so much to keep you occupied this weekend, whether you’re looking for a yummy activity or something a little bit more leftfield. With the chance to eat some insects (!) in Kent or celebrate spring with a splash of colour, there’s all this and…

ABrief History of Underwear at the V&A

Things to do this weekend: tattoo tea parties and historic underthings

by Melissa Brobby

February 28 2017 in Things to do

Spring is just round the corner, so why not get out into the warmer air and give yourself a bit of TLC in Leeds or channel your inner Jedi in Southport, suggests Danielle Jones.

Charleston

Follow their footsteps: England’s leading literary ladies

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February 23 2017 in Weekend ideas

Some of England’s best-known and most-respected women authors worked hard during their lives to promote positive action for women in the ongoing fight for gender equality. To celebrate International Women’s Day, find out more about these boundary-breaking…

London Fashion Week

Things to do this weekend: Moonraking and catwalking

by Melissa Brobby

February 20 2017 in Things to do

In need of new ways to brighten up the short winter days and long winter nights? This weekend, check out a procession of glowing lanterns in West Yorkshire. Or for something more relaxing, try a spot of yoga in a Georgian country estate, suggests Danielle…

Dreamland, Margate

Things to do this weekend: wombling free and geeking out

by Melissa Brobby

February 13 2017 in Things to do

Enrol in butler school in Northumberland, head outdoors and feed some beautiful creatures on a trip to Shropshire, or for something a little more adult, head to London for gin galore this weekend, suggests Danielle Jones.

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