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- Buckingham Palace celebrates Queen’s Coronation An exhibition celebrating the 60th anniversary of Elizabeth II’s coronation, The Queen’s Coronation 1953 will run at Buckingham Palace from 27th July to 29th September.
- Children’s fantasy authors explored at the Bodleian A new exhibition at the Bodleian Library in Oxford focusses on five children’s fantasy authors’ work. Magical Books will run until 27th October.
- Macbeth ends Season of Plenty at the Globe Marking the final play in the Globe Theatre’s Season of Plenty, Macbeth, running from 22nd June, will be directed by award-winning actress Eve Best.
- Cricket’s hidden treasures on display at Lord’s Cricket fans should enjoy the MCC Museum’s latest exhibition, Cricket’s Crown Jewels, running now at Lord’s.
- First West End season from the National Youth Theatre The National Youth Theatre has released details of its first West End season of plays, showing in London from September.
- The Wizarding World of Harry Potter opens in Florida The Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley is a new theme park attraction which will open in 2014 at Universal Orlando Resort, with highlights including a ride on the Hogwarts Express and a...
- Lightwater Valley hatches Angry Birds A brand new development at Lightwater Valley based on the popular Angry Birds computer game is due to open on 25th May.
- East Anglian art celebrated at The Sainsbury Centre An exhibition based around the art and heritage of East Anglia will run at the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts from 14th September.
- Nominations open for LOtC Awards The Learning Outside the Classroom Awards are now open for nominations.
- Horrible history lessons on a bus tour Edinburgh Bus Tours has recorded a Horrible Histories-style commentary for school groups taking a city sight-seeing tour.