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June Calendar of UK Festivals and Events

More flower shows, loads of music festivals, Summer solstice events and one of the UK's biggest annual festivals, Glastonbury. Find out what's happening in the UK in June. Read about What's On Where in the United Kingdom during June.

Remembering D-Day 70 Years On
On the 70th Anniversary of D-Day, join the ceremonies and celebrations at Allied embarkation ports along the British coast.

Opening Day at Royal Ascot 2011
Opening Day at Royal Ascot in 2011 featured the usual scattering of celebs and Royals and loads of amazing hats.

Ladies Day Hats at Royal Ascot 2011
Ladies Day in June 2011 celebrated the 300th anniversary of racing at the famous venue.

Celebrities and International Royals at Royal Ascot Ladies Day 2010
Pictures of celebrities attending Royal Ascot Ladies Day in 2010 including Charlie Watts, Joan Collins, Jamie Redknapp, Louise Rednapp, Bruce Forsysth and Jasmine Guinness in the prettiest hat of the year.

Men's Fashion at Royal Ascot 2010
Pictures of men's fashions at Royal Ascot 2010

Hats at Royal Ascot in 2010
Pictures of hats at Royal Ascot in 2010

Royal Ascot Fashions for 2010
Color was the main attraction of Royal Ascot Fashion in 2010

Do's and Don'ts for Wimbledon
What to Bring and What Not to Bring to Wimbledon-Tennis's Most Famous Fortnight Okay, so you got lucky and scored tickets to Wimbledon in the public ballot draw. Or you've decided to brave the uncertain British weather to camp and queue for last minute tickets to the world famous Wimbledon Grand Slam tennis tournament. Before you head out for...

Amazing Food Facts About Wimbledon Tennis Championships
Amazing Food Facts About Wimbledon - Statistics about how much food is served during Wimbledon fortnight

Add An Event to Our June Calendar
Readers can add their own UK events to our June Calender

Royal Ascot Fashions - First Day of Ascot 2009
Celebrities and socialites shine in lovely hats on the first day of Royal Ascot 2009. Pictures of Ascot Fashions.

June Festival and Events Roundup
UK Festivals and Events for June. Read about great music festivals, The Queen's Favorite horse race, sports events, art shows, flower shows, heritage festivals, air shows and more.

Leeds Jewish International Performing Arts Festival
The Jewish International Performing Arts Festival in Leeds is an annual celebration of comedy, music and theater featuring Jewish artists from around the world

Aldeburgh Festival - Music and Opera in June on The Suffolk Coast
The Aldeburgh Festival is a British celebration of music and opera founded by Benjamin Britten and held in June at beautiful Snape Maltings, near the Suffolk Coast.

Ladies' Day at Royal Ascot - Heads Up for the Hats
Ladies' Day at Royal Ascot, in June, is a chance to see the British Royal Family on parade but it is mostly all about fashion and outrageous hats.

Edinburgh International Film Festival
The Edinburgh International Film Festival, during Edinburgh's August festival month, attracts independent and art house film makers as well as leading actors and directors to Edinburgh.

Get Last Minute Tickets to Wimbledon
If you are willing to stand in line, there are inexpensive Wimbledon tickets for sale every day of the Wimbledon Tennis Tournament.

York Racecourse - Thoroughbred Racing at York
Read about York Racecourse and find out how to attend a racing meet at York. Find out about the Ebor Festival at York Racecourse

Wimbledon Fortnight - Lawn Tennis's Biggest Grand Slam Tournament
Wimbledon Fortnight is the top competitive event in grass court tennis. All the world's top ranked tennis players compete in the All England Lawn Tennis Club Championships during the last week in June and the first week in July.

The Summer Solstice at Stonehenge
Watch the Summer Solstice at Stonehenge. Find out about how to spend all night and see the sun rise at Stonehenge

How can I get Wimbledon tickets?
How can you attend Wimbledon Tennis Championships. Find out about the public ballot for tickets and how to queue for Wimbledon tickets on the day.

North Devon Festival - A Little Bit of Everything All Over North Devon
UK Festivals in June - The North Devon Festival is an Arts, Culture, Heritage and Sports festival all over North Devon throughout the month of June.

Royal Ascot
Pictures and information about Royal Ascot, the UK's most famous horserace

Hampton Court Palace Festival - Music Under the Stars at Henry VIII's House
The Hampton Court Palace Festival spotlights the best in music - from classical and operative to blues, rock and pop - in a series of gala, open air concerts at Henry VIII's favorite palace.

The Isle of Wight Festivals - Top Acts and Legendary Headliners
The Isle of Wight Festival features top musical acts and legendary performers. The Who, David Bowie, REM and Coldplay have all been recent headliners and in 2007, the Rolling Stones perform live.

Goodwood Festival of Speed - Motorsport's Ascot
The Goodwood Festival of Speed combines a wild uphill rally and Forest Road Rally with the world's biggest exhibition of classic racing and rally cars from every class and genre.

Bramham International Horse Trials - Four-Days West Yorkshire
The Bramham International Horse Trials bring together top riders from all over the world for four days of show jumping, dressage, equestrian challenges and more. Zara Phillips, current World and European Equestrian Champion - and the Queen's granddaughter - will ride in 2007.

Corpus Christi Carpet of Flowers, Arundel Cathedral
Corpus Christi Carpet of Flowers - Churchgoers at Arundel's Neo-gothic cathedral create a 90-foot long carpet of flowers down the central aisle for Corpus Christi.

Glasgow Jazz Festival - A Leading Event on Europe's Music Calendar
The Glasgow International Jazz Festival attracts artists from across the whole jazz spectrum - traditional, mainstream, blues, world, contemporary and improv.

St. Magnus Festival - Orkney's Midsummer Celebration of the Performing Arts
Major artists of international stature - in music, dance, poetry and theatre, gather on Orkney for the midsummer celebrations of the St. Magnus Festival.

Johnsmas Foy
Shetland Islanders celebrate their seafaring heritage with traditional and not so traditional festivities.

Kirkcudbright Jazz Festival
The Kirkcudbright Jazz Festival, held in a pretty harbor town on the Solway Firth in Scotland, features traditional Jazz genres - New Orleans, Dixieland and Swing.

Rock Ness
Rock Ness is an electronic, dance and rock music festival on the shores of Loch Ness. It bills itself as the only music festival with its own monster.

Common Riding Festivals
In the Scottish Border towns of Hawick and Selkirk, Common Riding Festivals commemorate this history of the Scottish Borders with passionate ride-outs of hundreds of horses.

A Taste of Edinburgh - Foodie Celebration in Scotland's Capital
A food and drink festival with a difference - 15 of Scotland's top chefs offer sampler portions of their signature dishes.

3 Harbours Arts Festival
The 3 Harbours Arts Festival focuses on presenting visual and performing arts in "ingenious spaces".

Gardening Scotland
Gardening Scotland, in Edinburgh, is Scotland's biggest gardening and outdoor living annual event.

Pembrokeshire Fish Week
Pembrokeshire Fish Week is a family festival in South Wales highlighting fishing, fish eating, fish cookery, coastal walks and more.

BBC Cardiff Singer of the World Competition
BBC Cardiff Singer of the World Competition. Twenty five of the world's best classical singers compete for the top title.

Glastonbury Festival - New Age Meets Folk-Pop-Rock-Blues
Glastonbury Festival is a huge Summer Solstice performing arts festival and celebration of summer for free spirits of all ages.

Robert Dover's Cotswold Olimpicks in Weird and Wacky Gloucestershire
Robert Dover's Cotswold Olimpicks are one of the more unusual events leading up to London 2012. This early precursor of the modern Olympics includes the sport of Shin-kicking.

Battle of Bannockburn Re-enactment
The Battle of Bannockburn comes is fought again on the original field of glory as hundreds of re-enactors take part in celebrating Robert the Bruce's Victory over Edward I, called Longshanks.

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