BBC to put on first outdoor kids festival

The BBC has announced its first outdoor kids festival, CBBC Summer Social – taking place at Croxteth Country Park in Liverpool, August 3-5. CBBC Summer Social is the BBC’s biggest event aimed at 6-12...

Classic FM announce first By The River music festival

By The River, a new classical music festival in association with Classic FM, is set to take place this summer on the banks of Henley-on-Thames. Produced by Broadwick Live, the one-day festival will take...

Co-op in UK-first festival partnership with Live Nation

The Co-op, the food and grocery retailer, has announced an exclusive partnership with Live Nation to become the first UK food retailer to have a supermarket at four major summer music festivals. Download,...

2018 Wales Rally GB reveals new-look route

The organiser of the Dayinsure Wales Rally GB (October 4-7) has revealed significant changes to the rally’s route, after a change in the law facilitating closed-road motor sport in Wales. International...

Summer House Sounds concert series announced for 2018

Cuffe and Taylor, the live music promoter, has announced a new series of summer concerts for 2018, which will see several high-profile artists heading to a range of historic stately homes and...

5.3m attends Hull 2017 events, evaluation report finds

An evaluation of Hull’s UK City of Culture year has been released by the University of Hull, highlighting the social impact of the year of cultural events. Hull City Council’s decision to bid for the UK...

Harrogate Convention Centre announces LEGO family show

Harrogate Convention Centre has partnered with Bright Bricks, the professional LEGO brick building company, to organise The Great Brick Adventure – a family show focused on the modeling of LEGO...