Sound & light show November 9–20 Colours of Cluny, Forres, Moray. A son et lumière extravaganza on Cluny Hill will light up the northern skies. From the team behind The Enchanted Forest at Pitlochry. Tickets from £8 available from www.coloursofcluny.com Music November 16 Marvellous Miller (above), London Coliseum, WC2. The ENO celebrates the great director’s work with excerpts from The Mikado, Carmen, The Marriage of Figaro and more, plus filmed interviews with Jonathan Miller. Tickets from £20 (020–7845 9300; www.eno.org)
Food November 17–20 Taste of London: the Festive Edition (top), Tobacco Dock, London E1.
November 19–20 London International Antique Doll, Teddy Bear and Toy Fair, Olympia, W14. Attend the fair on Sunday to survey and buy fine antiques such as rare Steiff bears and mint-condition locomotives. On Saturday, there will be a series of seminars with experts including Bunny Campione, as well as restorations and valuations of bears and dolls. Seminars £15, fair tickets £2–£50, depending on time of entry (www.200years ofchildhood.com) New tumblers From ‘500 Household Hints by 500 Housewives’, published by in 1926. We cannot vouch for the accuracy of any advice given