Featured Stories
  •   The spa town of Matlock Bath has been lighting up the skies every September and October since Queen Victoria admired the reflections of light on water there at her […]

    Matlock Bath Illuminations

      The spa town of Matlock Bath has been lighting up the skies every September and October since Queen Victoria admired the reflections of light on water there at her […]

  • October Plenty is a harvest festival celebration of the bounty of autumn and is a fusion of old customs with modern street theatre. It’s held each October starting outside the […]

    London Bankside October Plenty

    October Plenty is a harvest festival celebration of the bounty of autumn and is a fusion of old customs with modern street theatre. It’s held each October starting outside the […]

  • In this annual competition the ancient grudge between Yorkshire and Lancashire is played out again – this time by hurling Black Puddings at a pile of Yorkshire Puddings on a […]

    Ramsbottom World Black Pudding Throwing Championships

    In this annual competition the ancient grudge between Yorkshire and Lancashire is played out again – this time by hurling Black Puddings at a pile of Yorkshire Puddings on a […]

Averil's Picks