Events

Extreme Sailing Series set to speed into Cardiff Bay

Extreme Sailing Cardiff

Extreme Sailing Series is an seven-Act global Stadium Racing circuit which is heading to Cardiff Bay over the August Bank Holiday weekend.

From 24-27 August, an international fleet of hydro-foiling GC32 catamarans will battle it out in the sixth stop on the action-packed global tour, which also visits Oman, Italy, Portugal, Spain, USA and Mexico. 

The world-class line-up includes British squad INEOS Rebels UK, whose crew are mentored by members of Sir Ben Ainslie’s America’s Cup team.

Commemorate war Heroes at Highclere Castle

Highclere

Highclere Castle will host a weekend dedicated to the commemoration of the First World War and to fundraise for those who have served and serve today, following the discovery of wreckages in the grounds.

On 8th and 9th September Highclere Castle will welcome several thousand visitors to engage and raise money for UK and other countries’ veterans and charities including Combat Stress, RBL,  MSF, The Royal British Legion and homeless charities including Launchpad. 

Ryedale Book Festival - Festival ready to be a roaring success!

Ryedale Book Festival - Festival ready to be a roaring success!

From dragons to political diaries, with rom coms, thrillers and a glass of wine along the way, there's something for bookworms of all ages in Malton this autumn.

Ryedale Book Festival is returning this September promising exciting dragon-themed literary activities to fire children's imaginations and a stellar line-up of award-winning writers, including a former Home Secretary, entertaining wine expert and respected historian, for the grown-ups. Their compact programme certainly has quality stamped all over it.