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GREAT UK days out.

Byline: FRANCESCA COOKNEY

ENGLAND

TODAY: Free Family Fun Day at Headingley Carnegie sports stadium, Leeds. Enjoy sport, art workshops, crafts, pony rides, a bouncy castle, picnic area, face painting, stadium tours and a chance to meet the Leeds Rhinos rugby team. www.leedscarnegie.com

JUN 14-16: Cholmondeley Pageant of Power, in Cheshire, includes helicopter, powerboat, hovercraft, rally car and lawnmower rides, stunt displays and car and motorcycle races. PS25, kids PS5. www.cpop.co.uk

JUN 20-23: Regent's Park hosts the Taste food and drink festival. Savour dishes from 40 of London's best restaurants, see demonstrations from top chefs and shop for food and wine. PS25.80, children PS12.90. www.london.tastefestivals.com

JUN 16: Litter pickers at the ready for the second UK Envirotrek in the Peak District. Enjoy fantastic walks and views while collecting rubbish along the way. Enjoy a BBQ lunch before trying activities such as caving, climbing, rope activities and a ridge walk. Free. www.respectthemountains.com

SCOTLAND

TODAY-JUNE 16: From giant hamster wheels to electric buses, pond-dipping to stargazing, it's all at the Glasgow Science Festival. Try your hand in the Big Science Bake Off or attend an evening of "science-y stand-up" comedy. Events at various locations. Ticket prices vary. www.glasgowsciencefestival.org.uk

WALES

JUNE 20-30: Wales' oldest classical music festival returns to Gregynog Hall in Montgomery, Powys, with 10 days of performances covering seven centuries of British classical music plus walks and talks. Ticket prices vary. www.gregynogfestival.org FRANCESCA COOKNEY

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Publication:Sunday Mirror (London, England)
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Date:Jun 9, 2013
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