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Jun 1st | The Epsom Derby - Ladies Day

Jun 1st | The Epsom Derby - Ladies Day

The Epsom Downs Racecourse is one of the most famous horse racing courses in the world and the Epsom Derby is the main event.It was first held in 1779 and now every year in early June, it pits three year old thoroughbreds, including one from the Queen’s stables, in a mile and a half long race against each other.It is considered the richest and most prestigious of the classic races but is also famed for its opening day being “Ladies Day”; an opportunity to see the races while wearing elaborate headwear and dazzling dresses, with wide press coverage and fashion...

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May - Aug | Glyndebourne Festival Opera

May - Aug | Glyndebourne Festival Opera

Glyndebourne is now one of the finest and most celebrated opera houses in the world and delivers performances to some 150,000 people across a summer Festival and the autumn Tour.Founded in 1934 by John Christie and his opera singer wife, Audrey Mildmay, Glyndebourne is committed to presenting opera of the highest quality, commissioning new work, developing new talent and reaching new audiences. Although Glyndebourne receives valued Arts Council support for the Tour and some educational work, the Festival receives no public subsidy. Glyndebourne is a registered charity, funded by box office income, its members and supporters. The Glyndebourne Festival presents six...

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May 23rd - 2nd Jun | Hay Festival | Wales

May 23rd - 2nd Jun | Hay Festival | Wales

Hay Festival runs for ten days with a packed programme of debates and conversations with poets and scientists, novelists and historians, artists and gardeners, comedians and musicians, film makers and politicians. Since it's beginnings in 1987, it has remained a sold out and key event on the cultural calendar, for bookworms or just those who take an interest.For more information and tickets visit www.hayfestival.com

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May 21st - 25th | Chelsea Flower Show

May 21st - 25th | Chelsea Flower Show

The Chelsea Flower Show is the world’s most famous horticultural show. Held over four days, it is a celebration of all things floral and beyond where you have the opportunity to view amazing show gardens and be inspired by the ideas of the world’s best landscape artists. The Chelsea Flower Show has been held in the grounds of the Royal Hospital Chelsea, London every year since 1913, apart from gaps during the two World Wars. Once Britain's largest flower show (it has now been overtaken by RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show), it is still the most prestigious. Bold faced list...

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May 18th | FA Cup Final

May 18th | FA Cup Final

The FA Cup, one of the country's great sporting institutions and the English football's biggest competition with the final at London's Wembley Stadium. It is now on its 137th edition and yet, season by season, it generates interest not only in the country of its birth but all over the world. Entry is open to all teams who compete in the Premier League, the Football League and in steps one to five of the FA National League System, as well as selected teams.  

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