CULTURE & MUSIC St Nicholas Fayre 15 November - 23 December, York. The Gothic spires, cobbled streets and timbered medieval houses of York are a tranquil antidote to frenzied, commercialised high streets. Soak up York's wintry charm... Read More →
TRAVEL Paris Autumn Festival
10 September - 13 February, Paris France.
The Paris Autumn Festival is an international contemporary arts festival held annually in Paris, France.
The festival, which first began in 1972,... Read More →
07 December, Twickenham, London
This titanic annual struggle between the rugby teams of England's two oldest universities, Oxford and Cambridge, dates to 1872, when Oxford hosted the first... Read More →
Somerset House Ice Rink CULTURE & MUSIC
14 November - 13 January, Strand, London. Go skating in the very heart of London, on an ice rink set against the gracious 18th-century facade of Somerset House.
The Somerset House ice rink... Read More →
29 December - 01 January, Edinburgh, Scotland
Dating back to pagan celebrations of the Winter Solstice, the New Year's Eve festival of Hogmanay, enjoyed all over Scotland, is the perfect... Read More →
Opening Night, La Scala Milano TRAVEL
07 December, Milan, Italy
It is a tradition that the venerable La Scala opera house in Milan launches its new season on 7 December, St Ambrose's Day, the feast of Milan's patron... Read More →
Habits de Lumiere FOOD, DRINK & DINING OUT
14 December - 16 December, Epernay, Northern France. Épernay (Sparnacum) belonged to the archbishops of Reims from the 5th until the 10th century, when it came into the possession of the counts of... Read More →
Cologne Christmas Market TRAVEL
26 November - 23 December, Cologne, Germany. The city of Cologne offers four traditional Christmas markets around the city, attracting over 2 million visitors each year.
The Cathedral... Read More →
11 November - 18 November O2 Arena, London Witness the cream of the crop of the tennis world's the Top 8 players compete in a tournament where the rewards are extremely high. A... Read More →
Hennessy Gold Cup CULTURE & MUSIC
1 December - 2 December, Newbury Racecourse, Berkshire.
Newbury Racecourse's two-day Sportingbet Winter Festival draws thousands of race fans to Berkshire in late November for the flagship... Read More →