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Taking place near BS31 2BT

February 2019

February

19

Crafty Cats

Tuesday, Tuesday, February 19, 2019
The Bishop's Palace, Wells

Join us this half term for a fun Family Craft day. On Tuesday 19th February, Crafty Cats will be making all things space-related, with alien masks, constellation lanterns and flying rockets amongst the activities on offer.


February

20

The UK Careers Fair in Bristol - 20th February

Wednesday, Wednesday, February 20, 2019
The Station, City of Bristol

Are you looking for a Career?  Looking for the right career can often be time-consuming and frustrating. The Bristol Careers Fair offers candidates from all backgrounds, experience and education level the opportunity to speak to an abundance of local employers, all in one place.


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February

21

Nature Ninjas

Thursday, Thursday, February 21, 2019
The Bishop's Palace, Wells

This year, our popular ‘Nature Ninjas’ sessions, which take place in the Gardens, will be held on Thursdays, giving children the chance to get up close with a range of nature experiences such as pond dipping, minibeast hunting and seed sowing. Come along to the Community Garden on Thursday 21st February between 11am-3pm to try out the first session of the year.


February

22

Father Funk's Church of Love: Third Birthday!

Friday, Friday, February 22, 2019
The Lanes, Bristol

THE CHURCH OF LOVE IS TURNING 3! It can almost tie it’s own shoelaces! Join us at The Lanes on the 22nd of February for one hell of a funky birthday party. It’s also Father Funk’s 25th birthday so it’s going to be particularly debaucherous… Line up: EVERYMAN (LA) [first ever UK show] BIN BAG WISDOM [live] FATHER FUNK [25th birthday] X-RAY TED MADAME ELECTRIFIE [disco set] SLEAZY SISTERS "Our Father, Who lays down funk, Wobbly is thy bass, Thy set time will come, Bangers will be spun, In the fields, clubs, and in Heaven.


February

23

Learn To Ballroom Dance In A Day

Saturday, Saturday, February 23, 2019
The Greenway Centre, City of Bristol

If you’ve always wanted to learn all the fabulous dances seen on TV, but don’t have time to commit to a weekly dance class? Then Donahey’s Learn to Ballroom Dance in a Day workshop is for you! Whether it’s just for fun, or you need to learn a routine for your first dance or holiday, Donaheys Strictly workshop is the perfect choice. In no time at all we’ll have you dancing the Waltz, Foxtrot, Cha Cha & Jive - all within a nice relaxed atmosphere.


Sharmanka Travelling Circus

Saturday, Saturday, February 23, 2019
Victoria Art Gallery, Bath

Sound and movement combine with striking images to make for a humorous and at times macabre experience. The works incorporate pieces of old furniture, metal scrap and grotesque carved figures.


Snowdrop Celebration Weekend

Saturday, Saturday, February 23, 2019
The Bishops Palace, Wells

Visitors can grab a copy of the Snowdrop Walk to show them the best route to experience the Moat banks carpeted with snowdrops and cross the Willow Bridge to enjoy an Arboretum full of different varieties of spectacular snowdrops. To complement the Gardens, there will also be a selection of craft and plant stalls in the Stable Yard Room, with art, gifts and, of course, a selection of common and rare varieties of snowdrops on offer to buy and take home to your own garden.


The Blast: Andy C x Dark Nightz x More Time

Saturday, Saturday, February 23, 2019
Motion, Bristol

The Blast return to Bristol's legendary Motion club on Saturday 23rd Feb with a very special 2 hour set from the untouchable ANDY C! With  over  40  awards  to  date,  Andy  C’s  career  has  been  nothing  short  of  a  phenomenon.  He’s  sold-out  Alexandra  Palace, Brixton  Academy and Wembley Arena with  his  own  solo  shows,  played  headline  slots  at  the  world’s  greatest  festivals  including  Creamfields,  Glastonbury,  EDC,  and  SW4, and now he returns to Motion for what promises to be a legendary 2 hour set headlining a ridiculous lineup across 3 rooms!  Motion - The Blast Andy C (2 hours), Dimension, Critical Soundsystem: Kasra B2B QZB B2B Foreign Concept, Voltage, The Blast DJs Hosted by: Tonn Piper, GQ, Juma Marble Factory - Dark Nightz Darkzy, Bassboy, Sir Spyro and P Money, Tsuki, The Blast DJs, Special guest: Hedex Hosted by: Texas Tunnel - More Time Pedro, Snow, DJ Polo, Bamz, Blasé, Vanguard, Mistareez Venue: Motion, 74-78 Avon Street, Bristol, BS2 0PX Price Early Bird ticket: GBP 15.


February

27

Nish Kumar - UK Tour 2019

Wednesday, Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Bath Forum, Bath

It’s In Your Nature to Destroy Yourselves The title is a quote from Terminator 2. There will be jokes about politics, mankind’s capacity for self-destruction and whether it will lead to the end of days.


Speed Dating in Bristol

Wednesday, Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Totos Wine Bar, Bristol

Bristol Speed Dating About Speed Dating in Bristol Events At one of our Bristol Speed Dating events, you will have four minutes to chat to each date. Four minutes is long enough to see if you click with the person you are talking to and whether you would like to see them again and also short enough if you don't.


March 2019

March

2

Bristol Wine Tasting Experience Day - 'Vine to Win

Saturday, Saturday, March 2, 2019
Rosa Tapas & Bar, Bristol

Our Bristol Wine-Tasting Experiences make for fantastic days out tasting and appreciating wine in a relaxed and fun environment. You'll taste 15 quality wines, and enjoy a delicious 3 course food & wine matching lunch.


Family Takeover

Saturday, Saturday, March 2, 2019
The Edge, Bath

Join artist educator Victoria Willmott for a series of fun and informal creative activities that explore our current exhibition or special themes. Family Takeovers happen every fortnight during advertised dates (see below) and are particularly suitable for children aged 4-12 years.


Glove Stories

Saturday, Saturday, March 2, 2019
Fashion Museum Bath, Bath

Woven throughout 'A History of Fashion in 100 Objects', Glove Stories will showcase the breadth and depth of The Glove Collection of the Worshipful Company of Glovers of London, cared for and housed at the Fashion Museum. Visitors will see exquisite examples of historical gloves from the past 400 years, many of which have never been displayed to the public before.


March

6

Tom Stade: I Swear To...

Wednesday, Wednesday, March 6, 2019
The Rondo Theatre, Bath

Following last year’s smash-hit UK tour, the Canadian comedy legend is back on the road with a brand-new show. Welcome back to ‘I SWEAR TO…’ picking up just where he left off as an hour simply wasn’t long enough.


March

8

Nish Kumar - UK Tour 2019

Friday, Friday, March 8, 2019
Anson Rooms, Bristol

It’s In Your Nature to Destroy Yourselves The title is a quote from Terminator 2. There will be jokes about politics, mankind’s capacity for self-destruction and whether it will lead to the end of days.


March

13

Speed Dating in Bristol

Wednesday, Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Totos Wine Bar, Bristol

Bristol Speed Dating About Speed Dating in Bristol Events At one of our Bristol Speed Dating events, you will have four minutes to chat to each date. Four minutes is long enough to see if you click with the person you are talking to and whether you would like to see them again and also short enough if you don't.


March

16

ANDREW MAXWELL SHOWTIME TOUR 2019

Saturday, Saturday, March 16, 2019
The Wardrobe Theatre, Bristol

Channeling the spirit of his breakthrough award winning show ‘This is my Hour’ - ‘Showtime’ matches that burning sense of urgency that we deserve entertainment in the times we live in. If we've learned anything over the last year or two it's that you shouldn't take anything for granted.


Andrew Maxwell | 'SHOWTIME' Tour

Saturday, Saturday, March 16, 2019
The Wardrobe Theatre, Bristol

With Showtime Andrew continued his long run of domination of the Edinburgh Fringe. A memorable cocktail of personal stories, astute political observations and the odd surprise foray into character cameos, it won yet another barrage of five-star reviews for one of the festival’s most universally acclaimed acts.


Family Takeover

Saturday, Saturday, March 16, 2019
The Edge, Bath

Join artist educator Victoria Willmott for a series of fun and informal creative activities that explore our current exhibition or special themes. Family Takeovers happen every fortnight during advertised dates (see below) and are particularly suitable for children aged 4-12 years.


March

17

Rare Plant Fair

Sunday, Sunday, March 17, 2019
The Bishop's Palace, Wells

Are you a keen gardener or horticultural enthusiast? If so, you’ll want to join us for this perfect opportunity to find rare and unusual plants from a selection of top nurseries from all over the South West. The nurseries are carefully selected to ensure that they are genuine growers who produce most or all of the plants that they sell themselves.


March

27

Speed Dating in Bristol

Wednesday, Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Totos Wine Bar, Bristol

Bristol Speed Dating About Speed Dating in Bristol Events At one of our Bristol Speed Dating events, you will have four minutes to chat to each date. Four minutes is long enough to see if you click with the person you are talking to and whether you would like to see them again and also short enough if you don't.


March

30

Family Takeover

Saturday, Saturday, March 30, 2019
The Edge, Bath

Join artist educator Victoria Willmott for a series of fun and informal creative activities that explore our current exhibition or special themes. Family Takeovers happen every fortnight during advertised dates (see below) and are particularly suitable for children aged 4-12 years.


April 2019

April

3

Sindhu Vee Live - Sandhog

Wednesday, Wednesday, April 3, 2019
The Rondo Theatre, Bath

Following a hugely successful (and might we add) sold-out run at the Soho Theatre, Sindhu Vee takes her show 'Sandhog’ on the road with 31 dates over 2 months. Having only started gigging properly in 2015, Sindhu, who bagged an Edinburgh Comedy Newcomer Award nomination in 2018 has already racked up an impressive range of recent credits, most notably an appearance on Live at The Apollo.


April

5

ANDREW MAXWELL SHOWTIME TOUR 2019

Friday, Friday, April 5, 2019
The Rondo Theatre, Bath

Channeling the spirit of his breakthrough award winning show ‘This is my Hour’ - ‘Showtime’ matches that burning sense of urgency that we deserve entertainment in the times we live in. If we've learned anything over the last year or two it's that you shouldn't take anything for granted.


April

7

Corduroy’s, ‘The Return of the Fabric Four’

Sunday, Sunday, April 7, 2019
Fiddler's Club, Bristol

Corduroy arrived on the Acid Jazz scene in early 1992. Self-styled as the Fabric Four, they cut a striking presence with their soundtrack for the beatific generation.


April

9

Crafty Cats

Tuesday, Tuesday, April 9, 2019
The Bishop's Palace, Wells

Join us in the Undercroft for a fun family craft day. The theme will be ‘Bugs and Buds’ and children will have the chance to create bug hand puppets, coffee filter butterflies and a tree blossom picture.


April

10

Speed Dating in Bristol

Wednesday, Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Totos Wine Bar, Bristol

Bristol Speed Dating About Speed Dating in Bristol Events At one of our Bristol Speed Dating events, you will have four minutes to chat to each date. Four minutes is long enough to see if you click with the person you are talking to and whether you would like to see them again and also short enough if you don't.


April

11

Ignite Live Event

Thursday, Thursday, April 11, 2019
Bath Pavillion, Bath

IGNITE Live Event is THE “ultimate” Personal Development and Empowerment Event to attend in 2019. The venue for this amazing experience is the stunning Bath Pavilion, which is a Grade ll Listed Building in the Roman City of Bath in the UK.


Nature Ninjas

Thursday, Thursday, April 11, 2019
The Bishop's Palace, Wells

On Thursday 11th and 18th April, the Palace Garden team will be holding “Nature Ninjas” activity sessions in the Community Garden, aimed at getting little ones engaged with nature and gardening. The team will have lots of horticulturally-based fun activities for all ages.


April

13

Family Takeover

Saturday, Saturday, April 13, 2019
The Edge, Bath

Join artist educator Victoria Willmott for a series of fun and informal creative activities that explore our current exhibition or special themes. Family Takeovers happen every fortnight during advertised dates (see below) and are particularly suitable for children aged 4-12 years.


April

16

Crafty Cats

Tuesday, Tuesday, April 16, 2019
The Bishop's Palace, Wells

Join us in the Undercroft on Tuesday 16th April for Easter-themed craft activities. We’ll be making bunny masks, weaving Easter baskets and creating Easter egg mosaics! 10:30am - 3pm, Included in admission.


April

24

Speed Dating in Bristol

Wednesday, Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Totos Wine Bar, Bristol

Bristol Speed Dating About Speed Dating in Bristol Events At one of our Bristol Speed Dating events, you will have four minutes to chat to each date. Four minutes is long enough to see if you click with the person you are talking to and whether you would like to see them again and also short enough if you don't.


April

27

Family Takeover

Saturday, Saturday, April 27, 2019
The Edge, Bath

Join artist educator Victoria Willmott for a series of fun and informal creative activities that explore our current exhibition or special themes. Family Takeovers happen every fortnight during advertised dates (see below) and are particularly suitable for children aged 4-12 years.


The Blockheads LIVE plus Special Guests

Saturday, Saturday, April 27, 2019
The Passenger Shed, Bristol

Formed in 1977 by Ian Dury to promote his album 'New Boots and Panties', the band became known as 'Ian Dury and the Blockheads', and went on to achieve success in the UK and across the globe, with their most known record arguably being 'Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick', which reached number one in the UK in 1979. The band have undergone various changes in line-up over the years, but following Ian's death in March 2000, the group continued to record and perform, and now consists of Jankel, Watt-Roy, Gallagher, Turnbull, Roberts, and Lewis, with Hussey writing songs and performing lead vocals.


May 2019

May

7

Jon Ronson | The Last Days of August

Tuesday, Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Bath Forum, Bath

Critically acclaimed, award-winning, best-selling writer, journalist and documentary filmmaker Jon Ronson returns to the UK in May with his new show Tales from The Last Days of August and The Butterfly Effect. In this brand new show, Jon will recount his recent adventures in the porn world - based on his hit podcasts The Butterfly Effect and The Last Days of August.


May

14

Spiritual Energetics One Day Workshop, Be Well, Be

Tuesday, Tuesday, May 14, 2019
The Bristol Hotel, Bristol

Discover how to use 'Spiritual Energetics' this New Revolutionary Method of Healing and Spiritual Connection. Venue: The Bristol Hotel, Prince Street, Bristol, BS1 4QF Price One Person: GBP 135.


May

15

Spiritual Energetics One Day Workshop, Be Well, Be

Wednesday, Wednesday, May 15, 2019
The Bristol Hotel, Bristol

Discover how to use 'Spiritual Energetics' this New Revolutionary Method of Healing and Spiritual Connection. Workshop Overview This is a one day workshop that aims to help you improve your life in many ways.


May

17

Secret Affair “Glory Boys” 40th Anniversary Tour

Friday, Friday, May 17, 2019
Thekla, Bristol

Secret Affair are very proud to announce the 40th Anniversary Tour of the album Glory Boys by releasing the first 50 tickets for all 14 show at £2.40 – these limited edition tickets go on sale Wednesday 19th September 2018 at 10:00 am.


May

25

ANDREW MAXWELL SHOWTIME TOUR 2019

Saturday, Saturday, May 25, 2019
Little Theatre - Wells, Wells Somerset

Channelling the spirit of his breakthrough award-winning show ‘This is my Hour’ - ‘Showtime’ matches that burning sense of urgency that we deserve entertainment in the times we live in. If we've learned anything over the last year or two it's that you shouldn't take anything for granted.


June 2019

June

1

Tom Stade: I Swear To...

Saturday, Saturday, June 1, 2019
The Tobacco Factory, Bristol

Following last year’s smash-hit UK tour, the Canadian comedy legend is back on the road with a brand-new show. Welcome back to ‘I SWEAR TO…’ picking up just where he left off as an hour simply wasn’t long enough.


June

7

The Lady Boys of Bangkok: Greatest Showgirls Tour!

Friday, Friday, June 7, 2019
The Sabai Pavilion, Bristol

The entertainment soars from start to finish with infectious showstopping performances that will bring you to your feet time and time again. The glamour of Hollywood and the glitz of Las Vegas meet the beloved traditions of classic British music hall in a mesmerizing spectacle fulfilling Millions of Dreams for everyone.


July 2019

July

10

NuFor - Nuclear Forensics : July 2019, Bristol, UK

Wednesday, Wednesday, July 10, 2019
University of Bristol School of Chemistry, City of Bristol

Nuclear Forensics is an essential component of the national nuclear security infrastructure which helps to address the threat of nuclear material found out of regulatory control. Interdisciplinary in nature, Nuclear Forensics draws upon analytical techniques and interpretation of distinguishing characteristics of nuclear and radioactive materials to understand its origin and intending authorised use.


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