Europe's first comprehensive celebration of Yemeni arts and culture begins today with events and exhibitions across the country. We have 10 pairs of tickets on offer for the Yemen Festival Opening Concert at the Queen Elizabeth Hall on the South Bank on Saturday: your chance to take in Yemeni rhythms, dagger dancing and to hear one of their most acclaimed musicians - oud (lute) soloist Ahmed Fateh - perform in Britain for the first time.

The first 10 readers to call the Royal Festival Hall box office (0171- 960 4242/ 0171-960 4206) and quote this offer will each receive a complimentary pair of tickets to the above concert