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The Railway Children

National Railway Museum, York

Mike Kenny's adaptation of E. Nesbit's well loved novel and Damien Cruden's direction tells a fantastic story which comes to life using a unique theatre setting that allows the ...

Autumn Flower Show

Yorkshire Event Centre, Harrogate

The Harrogate Flower Shows are widely regarded as the UK's biggest and most prestigious independent gardening events. Our autumn show has been ranked in the top three ...

The Original Print Show

Zillah Bell Gallery, Thirsk

The Original Print Show is a chance to see remarkable new work by leading and emerging artists specially handpicked from this years Royal Academy Summer Show by Norman Ackroyd CBE ...

Temple Treasures: Art

Rievaulx Terrace, Helmsley

17 works by eight local artists. Some will be displayed along the woodland path, meaning that visitors can discover each one as they’re revealed as the path winds beneath the ...

Wool and felt exhibition

RHS Garden Harlow Carr, Harrogate

Watch demonstrations, pick up tips and advice, and choose from a range of wool and felt kits and materials.

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00-16:30

Location: RHS Garden Harlow Carr, Crag Lane, Harrogate, HG31QB

The New Rope String Band

Reeth Memorial Hall, Reeth

The New Rope String Band have come to the end of their tether. The sheer strain of spreading joy around the world for more than 25 years as Old and New Rope has proved too much. Audiences' laughter muscles have been stretched and twanged and they, too, need a rest. But, before these ageing folk-cabaret artistes go their separate ways, they have

Category: Music - Other
Dates:    Times: 20:00

Location: Reeth Memorial Hall, Arkengarthdale Road, Reeth, DL11 6QT

Little 3 Live: Craig Bevan

Little 3, Thirsk

Music from 8:00pm in the bar. Build a Burger Night in the Brasserie beforehand.

Category: Music - Other
Dates:    Times: 20:00

Location: Little 3, 13 Finkle Street, Thirsk, YO71DA

The Best of Thoroughly Modern Musicals

Scarborough Spa, Scarborough

4 June to 26 September 2015 Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays at 8pm Special Matinee Performance: Friday 4th September, 2pm - Special Price of £11 The best of Thoroughly Modern Musicals combines the most popular excerpts and songs from the past two years' successful productions. In response to many requests, once again our stunning

Category: Theatre
Dates:    Times: 20:00

Location: Scarborough Spa, South Bay, Scarborough, YO11 2HD

Scarborough Spa, Scarborough

Afternoon Music with the King of the Keyboards A firm favourite, come and join Howard, a regular star of BBC Radio 2's The Organist Entertains, in the Sun Court Enclosure for an afternoon of music. Tap your toes to his vast repertoire of showstoppers through to light classics. With his lively sense of humour - Howard is your friendly host for

Category: Music - Other
Dates:    Times: 14:30

Location: Scarborough Spa, South Bay, Scarborough, YO11 2HD

Spa Orchestra Morning Concerts

Scarborough Spa, Scarborough

Sunday 8th June to Thursday 11th September Sunday to Thursday: 11am The last remaining professional seaside orchestra, The Scarborough Spa Orchestra continue a seaside tradition that dates back to 1912. We invite you to sit back, relax and enjoy a performance by some of the most versatile musicians you are ever likely to find. Featuring

Category: Music - Classical & Opera
Dates:    Times: 11:00

Location: Scarborough Spa, South Bay, Scarborough, YO11 2HD

Spa Orchestra Evening Concerts

Scarborough Spa, Scarborough

Thursday 4th June-Thursday 17th September Evening Concerts: Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays & Sundays: 7.45pm The last remaining professional seaside orchestra, The Scarborough Spa Orchestra continue a seaside tradition that dates back to 1912. Sunday: On The Lighter Side An evening of pure relaxation. Tunes that everyone will know from

Category: Music - Classical & Opera
Dates:    Times: 19:45

Location: Scarborough Spa, South Bay, Scarborough, YO11 2HD

Georgian Theatre Royal, Richmond in North Yorks

Claudio loves Hero and Hero loves Claudio and nothing seems capable of keeping them apart. Claudio’s friend Benedick loves Beatrice and Beatrice, Benedick, but (because neither will admit it) nothing seems capable of bringing them together. Only the intrigues of a resentful prince force Benedick to prove his love for Beatrice – by killing his

Category: Theatre
Dates:    Times: 14:00, 19:30

Location: Georgian Theatre Royal, Victoria Road, Richmond in North Yorks, DL104DW

Cop Cars - A historic road trip of police vehicles

Prison and Police Museum, Ripon

a fascinating display of their extensive collection of model police vehicles, sure to delight both young and old. From the days when police commandeered passing cars to give chase this display is packed with variety – from 1915 Model T Fords to BMW 5 Series cars. This is also a chance to take a closer look at ‘Copperton’, a model

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 13:00-16:00

Location: Prison and Police Museum, St Marygate, Ripon, HG4 1LX

Workhouse Work

The Workhouse Museum, Ripon

Mon 31st Aug – Fri 4th Sept Family Activities 11am-3pm Workhouse children often worked on farms, find out what kind of jobs they did. With lots of fun activities, make a corn dolly, have a go at being a potter and make a clay finger pot. The Workhouse Museum, Allhallowgate, Ripon HG4 1LE Adults £5, children £3.50, age 5 & under free

Category: Arts and Museums
Dates:    Times: 11:00-15:00

Location: The Workhouse Museum, Allhallowgate, Ripon, HG41LE

Workhouse Work

The Workhouse Museum, Ripon

Mon 31st Aug – Fri 4th Sept Family Activities 11am-3pm Workhouse children often worked on farms, find out what kind of jobs they did. With lots of fun activities, make a corn dolly, have a go at being a potter and make a clay finger pot. The Workhouse Museum, Allhallowgate, Ripon HG4 1LE Adults £5, children £3.50, age 5 & under free

Category: Arts and Museums
Dates:    Times: 11:00-15:00

Location: The Workhouse Museum, Allhallowgate, Ripon, HG41LE

A Giant Imagination: Children's Illustration

Nunnington Hall, Helmsley

Continuing the tradition of hosting exhibitions of illustrations for children, this summer sees giants, witches and other fairy tale creatures sitting side by side with illustrations depicting the wild and wonderful imaginations of young children. Packed with colour and creativity, this exhibition will appeal to children of all ages. James

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 11:00-17:00

Location: Nunnington Hall, Nunnington, Helmsley, YO625UY

The Lounge, Richmond in North Yorks

celebrating the life and work of Terry Pratchett, 1968-2015

Category: Clubs & Societies
Dates:    Times: 19:30-21:00

Location: The Lounge, Greyfriars, Queens Road, Richmond in North Yorks, DL10 4HP

Castle Museum, York

find out how rich and poor Victorians lived. Help them with their daily jobs and chores and find all the items on the shopping lists to discover what rich and poor Victorians liked to eat. Each day Dolly White the Washer Woman or Jim Snatch the Rat catcher can be found on Kirkgate, in the Castle Kitchen learn about ‘Kissing Comfits’ and BBC

Category: Kids
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Castle Museum, Eye of York, York, YO19RY

The Lounge, Greyfriars, Richmond in North Yorks

Open Meeting of Richmond Reader's Circle to celebrate the life and work of Terry Pratchett, 1947 - 2015. Bring you favourite Discworld book, or be prepared to be amazed and delighted.

Category: Talks, Meetings & Business
Dates:    Times: 19:30-21:00

Location: The Lounge, Greyfriars, Queens Road, Richmond in North Yorks, DL10 4DQ

Grow Up Grandad

ARC, Stockton-on-Tees

Teesside based award-winning writer Gordon Steel (Like a Virgin, Studs, Dead Fish, A Kick in the Baubles) has written a new powerful, poignant and hilarious play; Grow Up Grandad. When Poppy, a ten-year-old girl finds herself living with her cantankerous grandfather, a man she neither likes nor loves sparks fly. Something of a hermit; a man

Category: Theatre
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: ARC, Dovecot Street, Stockton-on-Tees, TS181LL

The Railway Children

National Railway Museum, York

Mike Kenny's adaptation of E. Nesbit's well loved novel and Damien Cruden's direction tells a fantastic story which comes to life using a unique theatre setting that allows the audience to sit on station platforms either side of a real rail track. Featuring the steam locomotive which was in the original film of The Railway Children this

Category: Theatre
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: National Railway Museum, Leeman Road, York, YO264XJ

Wild Animal Adventures 'Things to do'

Wild Animal Adventures, Stockton-on-Tees

Want to feed a Pony, meet a Snake or Tickle a Donkey? Then Wild Animal Adventures is for you. We are a local animal attraction in Stockton-On-Tees. We have all sorts of animals, such as Raccoons, Meerkats, Genets, Marmosets and much MUCH more! Each and every day during the summer months we have Pig bathing, Pony Grooming and Lamb feeding, and

Category: Kids
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Wild Animal Adventures, Portrack Lane, Stockton-on-Tees, TS18 2NR

Temple Treasures: Art

Rievaulx Terrace, Helmsley

17 works by eight local artists. Some will be displayed along the woodland path, meaning that visitors can discover each one as they’re revealed as the path winds beneath the green leafy canopy. Others will be displayed on the grassy terrace, sharing the prominence with the views of the nearby Rievaulx Abbey.

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 11:00-17:00

Location: Rievaulx Terrace, Rievaulx, Helmsley, YO625LB

Great North Art Show

Ripon Cathedral, Ripon

This year’s Great North Art Show in the fabulous setting of Ripon Cathedral will feature over 300 pieces of work by some of the UK’s finest contemporary painters, printmakers and photographers. Artists include: Barbara Sykes, who was awarded the Sir Hugh Casson Prize for Best Drawing at the 2014 Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, Laney

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Ripon Cathedral, Minster Road, Ripon, HG4 1QS

Art Gallery, Scarborough

A major new exhibition at Scarborough Art Gallery will celebrate the 60th birthday of one of the town’s most famous institutions – the Stephen Joseph Theatre. SJT at 60 can be seen at the Gallery from Saturday 11 July to Sunday 13 September. In 1955, theatrical pioneer Stephen Joseph started the UK’s first ever theatre-in-the-round on

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Art Gallery, Scarborough, Scarborough, YO11 2PW

Sentimental Landscapes

Shandy Hall Gallery, Coxwold

479,001,600 Journeys A private collection of rare 19th century 'Endless Landscapes' (Myriorama) is on display for the first time, alongside a newly commissioned interpretation by Guardian cartoonist Tom Gauld. Myriorama, or 'Many Thousand Views' consist of numerous cards depicting fragments or segments of landscapes that can be arranged in

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 11:00-16:30

Location: Shandy Hall Gallery, Shandy Hall, Coxwold, YO61 4AD

The Map that Changed the World

Yorkshire Museum, York

The map that changed the world is going on show at the Yorkshire Museum to mark 200 years since its creation. The map by William Smith, which is 1.8m by 2.6m in size, literally changed the way we thought about what was beneath our feet. The map went on to inspire scientists work out a more accurate age of the planet and underpinned many

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Yorkshire Museum, Museum Street, York, YO17FR

Joe Cornish Permanent Exhibition

The Joe Cornish Gallery, Northallerton

A permanent exhibition of the work of world renowned landscape photographer Joe Cornish. Joe lives and works on the edge of the North York Moors, a setting which serves as a great inspiration to him. He has also continued to photograph extensively around the British Isles and overseas however and a selection of his images are always on display in

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 09:00-17:00

Location: The Joe Cornish Gallery, Zetland Street, Northallerton, DL6 1NA

Charting Chipeling: 1,001 Finds – The Archaeology of the Kiplin Hall Estate

Kiplin Hall, Richmond in North Yorks

exhibition focuses on the1,001 small finds made during the excavations, as well as several larger ones! The project was led by local archaeologist, Jim Brightman of Solstice Heritage, who was assisted by specialists in archaeology, historic building research and laser scanning. 140 local people volunteered to help with the project, as well as

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 14:00-17:00

Location: Kiplin Hall, nr Scorton, Richmond in North Yorks, DL106AT

Yorkshire Museum, York

Richard III: Man and Myth will use the museum’s nationally significant collections and loans from across Yorkshire to consider the life, times and legacy of the much maligned monarch. The exhibition will open following the reburial Richard at Leicester Cathedral on March 26. Natalie McCaul, curator of archaeology, said: “King Richard III’s

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Yorkshire Museum, Museum Street, York, YO17FR

Playing Trains

National Railway Museum, York

come and explore the wonderful world of railways, big and small. Generations of children have grown up with railway toys, but what makes the love of them so enduring? (until September 4) Is it the sounds they make or the new places they can take you? Maybe it's the stories trains appear in, or all the different types, shapes and colours? Or

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: National Railway Museum, Leeman Road, York, YO264XJ

Meet the Mallorys

Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, Ripon

The Mallory family portrait is one of the few paintings we have of the people who once called this estate home. We'll be displaying a replica of the painting inside Fountains Hall to help us tell the story behind the picture. (until Nov 1)

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, Ripon, Ripon, HG43DY

Choose Life!

The Wellness Centre, Northallerton

Monthly Life Alignment group offering opportunity for regular, affordable balancing of yourself; and travelling companions as you journey through the transformation of yourself and your life. The group balance is not themed - you bring whatever it is you want to start changing, shifting or growing in your life. All in the group are balanced

Category: Classes, Courses & Workshops
Dates:    Times: 10:00-11:30

Location: The Wellness Centre, 279 High Street, Northallerton, DL7 8DW

Royals: then and now

Beningbrough Hall and Gardens, York

A new collection of royal portraits by Bryan Organ, Chris Levine, David Bailey and Jason Bell transforms Beningbrough's second and final year with other internationally important contemporary works by John Wonnacott and Andy Warhol. The display continues Beningbrough's celebration of 300th anniversary of the accession of King George I by

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 11:00-17:00

Location: Beningbrough Hall and Gardens, York, York, YO301DD



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