Christmas party bookings on the rise in Twickenham

October 31, 2013 by  

The number of Christmas party bookings at Twickenham Stadium has increased by 40 per cent this year, according to the venue’s management team.

Chris Morris, the managing director of the stadium’s corporate hospitality suite, the Twickenham Experience, said the [Read more]

Swindon gears up for November’s Run2Remember

October 31, 2013 by  

The Royal British Legion (RBL) is encouraging runners of all abilities and ages to take part in the Run2Remember event in Swindon next month.

The race is organised to help the Legion continue with its work and also [Read more]

UK cities encouraged to showcase musical achievements

October 31, 2013 by  

According to a recent report backed by the Government, cities across the UK should select ambassadorial figures to celebrate musical heritage.

The suggestion was made after it was revealed that music tourism [Read more]

South Wales’ football fans gear up for Sunday’s derby

October 30, 2013 by  

Football fans across South Wales are preparing their jerseys and scarves for the weekend, when Cardiff City take on Swansea City in the first ever Premier League match to be played between two Welsh sides.

Cardiff were promoted from the Championship last season, after [Read more]

Demand for new homes on the rise in Kent

October 30, 2013 by  

The demand for new properties in Strood has increased by more than 25 percent since the introduction of the Help to Buy scheme, according to new figures from Bellway Homes.

In 2012, there were 101 reservations [Read more]

Preston Car club raises money for children’s charities

October 30, 2013 by  

The Flag Market in Preston recently held a festival to raise funds and awareness for Rock FM’s Cash for Kids initiative and St Catherine’s Hospice.

The Preston Free Fest was organised by Andrew Speariett, who is the events manager and founder [Read more]

Edinburgh University to host Halloween story session

October 29, 2013 by  

The residents of Edinburgh are being encouraged to attend an evening of spooky stories as the city’s university prepares to celebrate Halloween next week.

Held at the Anatomy Lecture Theatre, the ‘Enlightenment’ is set to draw [Read more]

Foodbank founder calls for Government action

October 29, 2013 by  

Reverend Ron Willoughby, the founder of the Foodbank service in Stoke-on-Trent, is calling for the Government to find out why the demand for support in the area is increasing.

In the past, it has been suggested that demand has risen due to more people becoming aware of the service and more facilities being opened around [Read more]

Fundraiser held in Poole for Eye Cancer Trust

October 29, 2013 by  

A day of fun and games was recently held at Dolphin Shopping Centre in Poole, to raise money and awareness for the Childhood Eye Cancer Trust.

A raffle was arranged by Vision Express, along with [Read more]

Details revealed for Dunfermline pantomime

October 28, 2013 by  

The Alhambra theatre in Dunfermline has announced that this year’s pantomime production will be Jack and the Beanstalk.

Running from December 11-28, the show is being directed by Russel Lane, who says that the story has been given its own creative twist and now involves Jack’s family [Read more]

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