The Derbyshire County Show
Thursday, 21 June 2012

The What, Where, When: 22 June

Written by Edward Oliver
WHAT: Bournemouth Food and Drink Festival Regional 10 day food event featuring Bournemouth Food and Drink Market, chef demonstrations, local traders, product showcases and dining experiences.

WHERE: various venues across Bournemouth, UK

WHEN: 22nd of June to 01st of July

WHAT: Bowman Antiques Fair The largest indoor antiques fair in England with around 400 stands selling a range of period furniture, vintage textiles and fashions, ceramics, paintings, jewellery and oriental rugs.

WHERE: Bingley Hall County Showground, Stafford, ST18 0BD, UK

WHEN: from the 22nd to the 24th of June

WHAT: Butcher, Baker and Candlestick-Maker Exhibition An exhibition displaying 850 years of London livery companies. Highlights include the coronation gloves of Queen Elizabeth I and II; portrait of Henry VIII and the Barber Surgeons and the only known pair of Scarlett-type temple spectacles in the world.

WHERE: Guildhall Art Gallery & Roman Amphitheatre, London, UK

WHEN: 22nd of June to the 23rd of September

WHAT: Rock Oyster Festival A Cornish festival showcasing the best local produce with music and entertainment including a performance from Charlotte Church and a demonstration by former master chef winner James Nathan.

WHERE: Dinham House, Wadebridge, PL27 6RH, UK

WHEN: 22nd-24th of June

WHAT: The Craft & Design Experience Over 200 exhibitors selling furniture, textiles, jewellery, leatherwork, glass and wood products. There are also workshops and demonstrations, live music, children's events and a sculpture garden.

WHERE: Henley Show Ground, Henley on Thames, UK

WHEN: 22nd to the 24th of June

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WHAT: Turner, Monet and Twombly Exhibition A major exhibition of paintings by J.M.W. Turner, Claude Monet and Cy Twombly

WHERE: Tate Liverpool, Liverpool, L3 4BB, UK

WHEN: 22nd of June to the 28th of October

WHAT: Opening of the Weymouth Sea Life Tower Soar 53 meters into the sky in the new Weymouth Sea Life tower and take in the stunning panoramic views of Weymouth bay area and spectacular world heritage site the Jurassic coast.

WHERE: Lodmoor Country Park, Preston Beach Rd, Weymouth, Dorset DT4 7SX, UK

WHEN: Friday 22nd of June

WHAT: The Unveiling of the Douglas Bunn Memorial Sculpture Douglas Bunn, 1928-2009 was the founder of the All England Jumping coarse and an innovator in the sport of show jumping. A statue sculpted by artist Philip Blacker will be erected and unveiled during the Hickstead Derby meeting.

WHERE: Hickstead, West Sussex RH17, UK

WHEN: 23rd of June

WHAT: Wimbledon Village Fair & Horse Show A charity event with a range of entertainment including performers and over 200 stalls.

WHERE: Southside Wimbledon Common, London, SW19 4TL, UK

WHEN: 23rd of June 2012

WHAT: Proms at St. Jude's Festival A musical festival with lunchtime and evening jazz and classical concerts. In addition there are four heritage walks and a literary festival.

WHERE: St Jude-on-the-Hill, London, NW11 7AH, UK

WHEN: 23rd of June to the 1st of July

What: Ludlow Festival A festival featuring a live outdoor production of Romeo & Juliet, pop and classical concerts, fireworks displays and world music and dance events.

WHERE: Ludlow Castle, Ludlow, SY8 1AY, UK

WHEN: 23rd of June to the 8th of July

WHAT: London festival of Architecture Festival activities includes walks, talks, debates and parties. Past speakers at the festival include Alain de Botton and Boris Johnson.

WHERE: various venues across Soho, London, UK

WHEN: 23rd of June to the 8th of July

WHAT: Basingstoke Festival & the Big Top Extravaganza A new regional event featuring the big top Extravaganza, a circus spectacular

WHERE: Festival Place Shopping place, UK

WHEN: 23rd to the 24th of June

WHAT: Toy Collectors Fair One of the largest toy fairs in Britain selling a range of collectable toys from antique to modern.

WHERE: The NEC, Birmingham, B40 1NT, UK

WHEN: 24th of June

WHAT: All Woman Show Features 90 exhibits from the worlds of fashion, food, home, health, beauty with many demonstrations, presentations and fashion shows.

WHERE: Mountbatten Leisure Centre, Portsmouth, PO2 9QA, UK

WHEN: 24th of June

WHAT: Chichester Festivities The 38th prestigious arts festival of Chichester will include solo and orchestral performances with classical, jazz and cabaret concerts. Also on offer is a range of theatre, literature, films and children's events along with celebrity talks.

WHERE: Various venues across Chichester, UK

WHEN: 24th of June to the 14th of July

WHAT: Derbyshire Country Show A real family event featuring main ring entertainment, country crafts, horticulture, floral art marquee, farmers market and more.

WHERE: The Showground, Elvaston, DE72 3EP, UK

WHEN: 24th of June

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