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  • Leader of the pack

    SUN 30 NOV


    Junior Rugby Union Training

    Keyworth Rugby Football Club, Nottingham

    Run by: Keyworth Rugby Union Football Club

    Rugby Union training for juniors aged 6 to 17. Come down and have some active fun and meet new friends. All our coaches are RFU trained…

  • Group members rocking the hi-vis

    THU 4 DEC


    Bradworthy Square, Bradworthy

    Run by: Bradworthy Running Group

    Informal Running/Walking Group with the emphasis on improvement rather than speed!!

  • Male and Female on a golf course with their...

    SAT 29 NOV

    Beginner Golf Coaching Course

    Bramford Golf Centre, Bramford Ipswich

    Run by: Get Into Golf

    Get into golf - learn the basics of the game from a PGA professional. Equipment is provided all you need do is book and turn up on the …

  • Denaby Ings

    SAT 29 NOV


    Dearne Valley Nature Reserves Trail

    Denaby Ings Nature Reserve, Mexborough

    Run by: Woo Woo Wheelers

    The ride follows the route of the trans pennine trail connecting the nature reserve with another reserve, RSPB Old Moor, skirting aroun…

  • Explore the grounds of Wray Castle by Husky!

    SAT 29 NOV

    Husky Rides

    Wray Castle, Hawkshead

    Run by: National Trust South Lakes

    Fancy having a go at Husky Mushing in the heart of the Lake District? Experience the thrill of driving husky dogs in the beautiful surr…

  • Wreath

    SAT 29 NOV

    Christmas Crafts

    Pearson Park Wildlife Garden, Hull

    Run by: Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

    Christmas is just around the corner, so prepare for the festive event by making a wreath from natural materials to start the celebratio…

  • Storm in Action

    SAT 29 NOV


    Play Full Contact American Football

    Swindon RFC, Swindon

    Run by: Swindon Storm American Football Club

    Swindon Storm, Wiltshire's only American Football team is offering free taster sessions. Ages 14 to 19 can try this exciting sport for …

  • Shuttles

    SAT 29 NOV

    No Strings Badminton

    The Waudby Centre, Hull

    Run by: Active Hull

    Grab the opportunity to enjoy convenient weekly court time that gets you swinging a racket for fun and fitness with people like you.

  • The Sports Pavilion - Silkstone, registration area

    SAT 29 NOV

    Silkstone Shuffle

    Silkstone, Silkstone

    Run by: Barnsley Harriers

    Off road trail run course of around 4.5 miles/7km. Entries on the day from 9:00 to 10:00.

  • West Lothian Wildcats

    SAT 29 NOV

    Saturday Squad

    Armadale Academy, Armadale

    Run by: West Lothian Wildcats Netball Club

    Fun netball training session and games for U13, U15 and U17 girls and young women.

  • FreeG

    SAT 29 NOV

    FreeG Freestyle Gymnastics - Similar to Parkour and FreerunningFreeG Freestyle Gymnastics - Similar to…

    Hounsdown School, Totton

    Run by: Starlight Trampoline and Gymnastic Club

    Dynamic and exciting. Equipment and training techniques to take your trick learning to a new level. FreeG gets your body moving in ways…

  • Club Members

    SAT 29 NOV

    Wheelchair Dancing

    Lifestyle Centre, Manchester

    Run by: Strictly Wheelchair Dancing

    Join us to learn to wheelchair dance every Saturday at 11:00. Wheelchair Dancesport for all ages and abilities - beginners to top le…

  • Photograph of WW1 Nurses, Edith Cavell seated...

    SAT 29 NOV

    Research your First World War Ancestors

    M Shed, Bristol

    Run by: M Shed

    Come along for a family history research workshop.

  • Rufford Old Hall National Trust Property

    SAT 29 NOV

    Lancashire Day Celebrations

    Rufford Old Hall, Ormskirk

    Run by: National Trust - Rufford Old Hall

    Celebrate all things Lancastrian with dancing and local groups exhibiting.

  • Keele Observatory

    SAT 29 NOV


    Seeing the Universe Through Telescopes

    Keele Observatory, Keele

    Run by: Keele Observatory

    Weather permitting, you may view planets, stars and nebulae through large telescopes, or the Sun (during the day). Astronomers will giv…

  • Photograph of lyme regis seafront

    SAT 29 NOV

    Mary Anning Walks

    Lyme Regis Museum, Lyme Regis

    Run by: Lyme Regis Museum

    See the landmarks of Lyme Regis's most famous fossil-hunter in small groups with local expert Natalie Manifold.

  • image of medals awarded to Robert Ryder in WW1

    SAT 29 NOV

    Surrey Infantry's World War One Victoria CrossesSurrey Infantry's World War One Victoria…

    Surrey History Centre, Woking

    Run by: Surrey History Centre

    A talk by Ian EJ Chatfield as part of the First World War centenary commemorations.

  • Edgbaston Reservoir

    SUN 30 NOV


    Edgbaston Ramble

    The Bridge, Birmingham

    Run by: Birmingham City Council Ranger Service

    A gentle stroll with the Rangers along the Harborne Walkway and on to Edgbaston Reservoir, for a guided history walk around the lake. T…

  • Panshanger Park

    SAT 29 NOV

    History and Wildlife of Panshanger Park

    Panshanger Park, Nr Welwyn

    Run by: Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust

    Learn about the history of Panshanger and its wonderful wildlife.

  • photograph of bird on barbed wire

    SAT 29 NOV

    Winter Bird Walk

    Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - National Trust, Ripon

    Run by: Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - National Trust

    Come for a guided walk at Fountains Abbey.

  • Two girls pondndipping

    SAT 29 NOV

    Cardiff RSPB Wildlife Explorer Group

    Bute Park Education Centre / Canolfan Addysg Parc Bute, Cardiff

    Run by: RSPB

    The RSPB's Cardiff Wildlife Explorer Group runs to inspire young people about the environment. Every month the group will meet to explo…

  • Water Vole

    SAT 29 NOV



    Time and Tide Museum of Great Yarmouth Life, Great Yarmouth

    Run by: Time and Tide Museum of Great Yarmouth Life

    Join us for a day of pond dipping.

  • photograph of deer

    SAT 29 NOV

    Deer Club

    Lyme Park, House and Garden - National Trust, Stockport

    Run by: Lyme Park, House and Garden - National Trust

    What are antlers made of? What do deer eat and why do they fight? Experience Lyme's ancient herd of fallow deer.

  • Space Mission for Santa

    SAT 29 NOV

    Space Mission for Santa

    Winchester Science Centre and Planetarium, Winchester

    Run by: Winchester Science Centre and Planetarium

    A live planetarium show with a Christmas twist, especially designed with families in mind.

  • photograph of sundial

    SAT 29 NOV


    Pick a Pocket Sundial

    Museum of the History of Science, Oxford

    Run by: Museum of the History of Science

    Come along and make your own pocket sundial.

  • Stargazers and star trails

    SAT 29 NOV

    Stargazing at Great Notley 2014

    Great Notley Country Park and the Flitch Way, Braintree

    Run by: North Essex Astronomical Society

    See the night sky through a telescope! Look at the moon, the planets and deep sky, and learn about the constellations with astronomers …

  • Across the pond

    SAT 29 NOV

    Open Evenings at the Observatory Science CentreOpen Evenings at the Observatory Science…

    The Observatory Science Centre, Hailsham

    Run by: The Observatory Science Centre

    Are you interested in the night sky? Have you ever wondered what it would be like to look at the stars, planets and the moon through so…

  • The Observatory MSAS

    SAT 29 NOV

    Public Open Evening

    Sherwood Observatory, Sutton-in-Ashfield

    Run by: Mansfield and Sutton Astronomical Society

    Explore the beauty of our own Milk Way Galaxy and beyond. Take a journey through its 2 billion stars and stare into the depths and myst…

  • The Andromeda Galaxy

    SAT 29 NOV

    Thinking about Astronomy: a Century of Change and ContinuityThinking about Astronomy: a Century of…

    Seething Observatory, Thwaite St Mary

    Run by: Norwich Astronomical Society

    November's talk from Norwich Astronomical Society members - Steve Hubbard and Malcolm E Brown.

  • Stars

    SAT 29 NOV


    Dark Sky Stargazing

    Fords Heath Caravan Park, Shrewsbury

    Run by: Shropshire Astronomical Society

    Join the Shropshire Astronomical Society at a dark site in the centre of Shropshire to explore or be guided around the wonders of the n…

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