• New Years Day Races
• Cheltenham Racecourse
One of the most relaxing race days of the year with a family fun zone hosting complimentary children’s activities, appearances from Paw Patrol characters and after racing live music by The Hipcats.
• Horse Racing
• Ludlow Racecourse
This friendly National Hunt racecourse, often referred to as "Lovely Ludlow" by Radio 5 Live, is just 2 miles north of Ludlow town centre. A great day out for all race fans.
• Potter’s Wheel Weekend Course
• Eastnor Pottery, Ledbury
Spend a relaxing weekend making pots on the potter’s wheel. You will learn a whole range of techniques in small groups and experience the therapeutic benefits of working with soft clay.
5th & 19th Jan
• Photography talks
• Berrington Hall, Herefordshire
Come and discover all that there is to photography. Enjoy a stroll around Berrington’s garden and learn how to use your camera over a bowl of warming soup and a cup of coffee.
Until 6th Jan
• Ice Skating
• Gloucester Quays, The Docks, Gloucester
Embrace your inner Torvill and Dean and visit the ice rink at Gloucester Quays. It can get busy so book in advance.
• Beginners Floristry Course
• Daylesford Farmshop, Gloucestershire
A beginners’ floristry workshop offering the perfect starter guide for those looking to master the art of floristry.
• Ludlow local produce market
• Ludlow Market
Ludlow Local Produce Market is a large, twice-monthly farmers' market on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month, selling a wide range of everyday and specialist food and drink produced within 30 miles of Ludlow.
21st- 26th Jan
• Fame the Musical
• Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham
Based on the 1980 phenomenal pop culture film, Fame The Musical is the hit sensation about New York’s High School For The Performing Arts.
• Burns Night Whiskey Tasting
• Roses Theatre, Tewkesbury
Tickle your tastebuds with six different Scotch whiskies, nibbles and of course, haggis.
• Creatures of the Mappa Mundi
• Hereford Cathedral
Creatures of the Mappa Mundi, by highly esteemed artist Yinka Shonibare MBE, will be on display within Hereford Cathedral’s Mappa Mundi and Chained Library.
• Flicks in the Sticks Film
• Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre
Christopher Robin, starring Ewan McGregor, Hayley Atwell and Bronte Carmichael starts at 5.30pm with themed crafts, refreshments and a licensed bar available.