The Scottish Maritime Museum will unveil a remarkable new national art collection featuring works by artists such as FCB Cadell, Ian Hamilton Finlay, Muirhead Bone, Kate Downie and John Bellany in a major art exhibition opening on Friday 1 June.
The Chequered Skipper butterfly has been extinct in England for 40 years, but last week was reintroduced to Northamptonshire. Naturalist and broadcaster Chris Packham was on hand to witness this milestone of the landmark Back from the Brink project.
Middlesbrough Town Hall has hosted performers from Elgar to Bowie. As it opens its doors following a major National Lottery restoration, you can get involved in the next chapter of its fascinating story.