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- 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.
- Peter Pan-based area to open at Oakwood Oakwood Theme Park in Wales has introduced a new area based on the classic children’s story, Peter Pan.
- Holidays help children do better in class, say parents A new survey has revealed that parents believe taking their child on holiday greatly improves their performance in school. Maybe Michael Gove wasn't right?
- Seasonal Christmas clown show on tour Clowning spectacular, Slava’s Snowshow will tour the UK from 1st October, before ending its winter season at London’s Royal Festival Hall.
- The Royal Crescent in Bath reopens The Royal Crescent in Bath will reopen in June following a major refurbishment project.