SPORTING INTERESTS Wimbledon 01 July - 14 July Wimbledon, London. This erstwhile garden-party tournament, which began in 1877, has grown to become one of the world's favourite sporting events.
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TRAVEL Montreux Jazz Festival
28 June - 13 July Montreux, Switzerland. Montreux's two-week-long jazz festival is one of the world's best known, bringing fans of the genre, and of world music in general, flocking to Switzerland.... Read More →
18 June - 22 June Berkshire, Ascot stages 26 days of racing throughout the year, but the five-day Royal Meeting, held annually in June, is the most famous - a key date in the social calendar which... Read More →
White Nights of St. Petersburg CULTURE & MUSIC
11 July 14 July Mariinsky Theatre, Saint Petersburg, Russia
This international ballet and opera festival has been held at St Petersburg's famous Mariinsky Theatre since 1993. The first... Read More →
Globe Theatre Season CULTURE & MUSIC
13 June - 11 October Bankside, London
This unique venue, which opened in 1997, represents a labour of love by American actor and director Sam Wannamaker, who wanted to commemorate the fact... Read More →
Glastonbury Festival CULTURE & MUSIC
26 June - 30 June, Worthy Farm, Pilton, Glastonbury, Somerset. The world's biggest greenfield music and performing arts festival brings thousands of revellers flooding to the lovely Vale of... Read More →
03 July - 07 July Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire Presided over - and often attended by - the Royal Family, Henley's famous annual regatta attracts international crews and even Olympic... Read More →
Glyndebourne CULTURE & MUSIC
18 May - 25 August, East Sussex. This world-class East Sussex opera festival presents the perfect opportunity to indulge in champagne picnics on summer lawns.
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Tatton Park Flower Show HOMES, INTERIORS & GARDENS
17 July - 21 July Mereheath Lane, Knutsford, Cheshire. This vibrant midsummer show is the perfect way to see the latest high summer inspirations from a host of top garden designers.
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Aldeburgh Festival of Music and the Arts CULTURE & MUSIC
07 June - 23 June Aldeburgh, Suffolk Now going strong for more than 60 years, this festival on the Suffolk coast focuses on classical music but has expanded beyond its original... Read More →