Pride event to make Tunbridge Wells debut

July 30, 2017 by  

Tunbridge Wells is set to hold its first Pride event, including an LGBTQ+ celebration and town centre march.

The extravaganza will be held on [Read more]

Watford opens disability skills training facility

July 29, 2017 by  

Watford has officially welcomed a new centre to help disabled people develop skills.

The Learning POD (Place of Development) was opened by [Read more]

Torquay bakery sells unicorn milkshakes

July 28, 2017 by  

A new bakery in Torquay is serving unicorn milkshakes which are made from cupcakes.

Strawberry cupcakes are used in the production of the milkshakes. Sweets, meringue, vanilla yoghurt and [Read more]

Music and art festival make Wrexham return

July 27, 2017 by  

Wrexfest 2017 is set to take place between July 26th and 29th when art and music lovers will make their way to the town to attend a series of activities and performances.

Change Wrexham For Our Future, a local community group, organised the event. The festival will include [Read more]

Local man helps elderly neighbours

July 26, 2017 by  

A man from near Ashton-under-Lyne has become a good Samaritan to elderly people living in his local community, by providing them with alternative transport options to help them retain some independence.

Steven Simmons is 31 years old and lives in Tameside. He has been assisting older people near his home is by [Read more]

North Swindon retail park gets green light

July 25, 2017 by  

Approval for a retail park within north Swindon has been granted despite some opposition.

The Gateway outlets will be located within easy reach of [Read more]

Kilmarnock Festival Friday 28th – Sunday 30th July

July 24, 2017 by  

Save the date! K-Fest promises a weekend of inspirational activities and events from a variety of talented local performers – come along, bring some friends and join in the fun. Support Kilmarnock and let’s change the record.

Loudoun Musical Society will launch the weekend with a great musical evening in a very unique and atmospheric setting of the New Laigh Kirk. This free performance will start sharp at 7.30pm, there’s no need to book, although arriving early is recommended.  Soundtracks and Showstoppers promises to be a memorable start to a weekend of good food, great company and fantastic entertainment.


Saturday will see Celebrate Kilmarnock return to the streets of the town centre. Bring the family and take part in a range of activities and sports provided by local groups and clubs. All our usual activities and attractions will be there for the kids to enjoy.


K-Fest promotes and celebrates a myriad of local groups and voluntary organisations, a showcase of the wonderful work these groups deliver in our communities throughout the year. Watch our town centre streets come alive with activities and entertainment, and the Cross transformed into an all singing, all dancing performance space for the day. A great family event not to be missed.


If it’s great food and refreshments you’re after, then get yourself along to one of Kilmarnock’s Pubwatch establishments. They all offer their own unique experience and collectively offer a heady mixture of good ale, fine wine, delicious food and live entertainment. Add to these a warm welcome, conversation and hospitality and you have the ingredients of an incredible experience. Each bar/restaurant will have their own individual K-Fest special offers, so be sure to check them out!

Porcelain factory coming to Stoke-on-Trent

July 24, 2017 by  

A new factory which will produce porcelain products is to be set up in Stoke-on-Trent and is set to begin operations in 2018.

The factory is being established by [Read more]

Edgware firefighters help to free foxes

July 23, 2017 by  

Firefighters in Edgware have been tasked with some slightly obsure jobs in recent times, after having to free two foxy farragos in the space of five days.

Two separate incidents in July saw fire crews called to the aid of a fox that was trapped – and on both occasions their efforts [Read more]

Southampton pub brews own brand of beer

July 22, 2017 by  

Southampton’s London Road Brew House (LRBH) began making its beer in January and has already received awards for some of its creations.

LRBH aims to cater for a wide range of tastes by providing [Read more]

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