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Event: Up Helly Aa

After the gut-rupturing feasting and surfeit of sherry that will inevitably be at the heart of our Christmas celebrations, it’ll be time to start planning our New Year’s shenanigans. For my money, one of the most interesting things you can … Continue reading

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London International Animation Festival

Director / Animator: Daniela Negrin Celebrating an impressive range of work from all over the world, the London International Animation Festival is back for its 8th year in a brand new home at the Barbican. This is the largest UK … Continue reading

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Vintage at Southbank Centre

This weekend, dust off your dancing shoes and slick your quiff because designers Wayne and Gerardine Hemingway are bringing their award winning Vintage festival to the mighty Southbank Centre in London. Held over three days, the festival celebrates art, music, … Continue reading

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Birmingham’s Flatpack Festival: exploring the wild frontier of film

Flatpack Festival is back again from 23-27 March showcasing the work of up and coming filmmakers and building its reputation as one of the UK’s most interesting and eclectic film events. This year’s festival features a vintage mobile cinema, live … Continue reading

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Diwali and Guy Fawkes Night 2010: more bang for your buck

This year, for the first time since 1972, Guy Fawkes Night and Diwali, the Festival of Lights observed by British Hindus and Sikhs, fall on the same day. While both are traditionally hailed with fireworks, that’s where the similarities end. … Continue reading

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Dan’s Jukebox : Roots Manuva

Unless you’ve been in a cave with a bag over your head, you’ve undoubtedly heard of The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Oasis and other countless  British bands but the UK is home to an amazing array of artists, musicians, djs … Continue reading

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Vintage at Goodwood: Wayne Hemingway chats to us at Britain’s newest retro festival

Never let it be said that we’re stuck in the past. Unless we want to be and the past is very, very cool that is. The Vintage at Goodwood Festival is a brand new baby on the British festival block … Continue reading

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