Staff Picks: August

August's a very special month in live entertainment. Not only do you have the comedy and theatre smorgasbord that is Edinburgh Fringe, you also have some of the last big festivals of the year and plenty of new tours and shows to boot. Here are our staff's personal highlights of…

Staff Picks: August

We're in the thick of festival season now, with a host of new boutique events cropping up, some of which we've profiled below. The added bonus of this is that many bands heading over to play those festivals add a handful of warmup shows too - often in locations they…

August Bank Holiday!

(source: gov.uk) Not long now until a glorious three day weekend - but how best to spend it? Here's everything that's going on around the UK this August Bank Holiday. Don't forget you can filter these results by location, genre, special tickets (eg VIP packages), quality of disabled access…