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Thursday 11th April 2019

Children’s TV presenter Ben Cajee from CBeebies will open two fantastic new family attractions at Leeds Castle, as part of the 900th anniversary celebrations.

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Thursday 11th April 2019

The Royal Shakespeare Company’s Matilda The Musical has partnered with Cabot Circus to offer visitors a rare opportunity to sit in Miss Trunchbull's chair, if they dare.

Designed and built by the set and costume designer for the show, Rob Howell, the iconic headmistress’ chair is positioned on Brigstowe Street in Cabot Circus from Tuesday April 16-Tuesday April 30 to delight shoppers and add to Cabot Circus’ interactive family offering.

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Wednesday 27th March 2019
Leeds Castle welcomes you to a year of special events to celebrate its 900th anniversary
 
The Castle has been lived in throughout nine centuries, owned by six medieval queens, King Henry VIII and latterly in 1926 by Olive, Lady Baillie who organised splendid weekend parties for stars of the silver screen, top politicians and royalty of the day. 
 
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Wednesday 27th February 2019
From Saturday 6th April throughout 2019, giant Top Trumps cards are landing at Paignton Zoo - just in time for the start of the Easter holidays!
 
THE TOP TRUMPS TRAIL:
 
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Thursday 21st February 2019

The Bristol Hippodrome is delighted to announce its 2018-2019 pantomime, Cinderella, has been nominated for the top prize at the Great British Pantomime Awards 2019.

Cinderella was the theatre’s most successful pantomime to date and starred comedy legend Brian Conley as Buttons, with TV fashion guru and all-round superstar Gok Wan winning audiences’ hearts as The Fairy Gokmother.

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Thursday 7th February 2019

The centenary is a once in a lifetime opportunity to shine a spotlight on forests, and the immense benefits they bring to people, the economy and the environment. We’ve designed a programme of events and activities to amplify our work, celebrate the nation’s forests and introduce new and more diverse audiences to our organisation. As we celebrate our centenary, we will inspire a deeper appreciation of our forests, while nurturing and protecting them for future generations.

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Wednesday 5th December 2018

Madame Tussauds London reveals the UK’s naughty and nice list ahead of Christmas 2018, as Britons vote to give the US President a lump of coal!

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Thursday 22nd November 2018
A series of special events and activities will run in 2019 to celebrate the 900th anniversary of Leeds Castle in Kent, known to millions as “the loveliest castle in the world”. This landmark year will celebrate nine centuries of history and heritage, dating back to 1119 when Robert de Crevecoeur built the original stone castle. The first mention of Leeds Castle dates back to the Doomsday Book of 1086 but in the 12th century, the castle was transformed into a defensible castle by the de Crevecoeur family.
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Wednesday 14th November 2018

Harvest is complete at Biddenden Vineyards, with all eleven varieties picked, pressed and now in tank.  It has been a bumper harvest, with both the quality and quantity of grapes being exceptional, largely due to the perfect growing conditions seen from the start of the growing year right through to the end of October.

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Monday 22nd October 2018

One of the biggest civil engineering projects ever undertaken at a British stately home has got under way in Oxfordshire this month.

Blenheim Palace is embarking on a rescue plan which will cost in the region of £12m to safeguard the future of its iconic Capability Brown landscaped grounds.

Dubbed the finest view in England by Winston Churchill’s father, the vista across the lake and over the Vanbrugh-designed Grand Bridge to the 18th century Baroque Palace is under serious threat of disappearing.

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