Tuesday 2: Concert to mark the 40th Anniversary of the Samaritans, BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Usher Hall, Edinburgh. Royal Horticultural Society Late Autumn Flower Show begins, RHS Halls, London SW1. Performance of Faure's Requiem, Sheffield Cathedral. Horse Racing, Gold Cup Chase, Exeter.
Wednesday 3: Turner Prize 1993, exhibition of shortlisted artists begins, Tate Gallery, London SW1. Football, European Cup, Cup-Winner's Cup.
Friday 5: Guy Fawkes Night. Mass in blessing of the completion of the reproduction of the Sistine Chapel Ceiling, English Martyrs Church, Goring- by-Sea, West Sussex.
Saturday 6: Record and CD Collectors' Fair, National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham. Vovka Ashkenazy Piano Trio concert, in aid of Save the Children Fund, Corn Exchange, Newbury. Horse Racing, November Handicap, Doncaster. Judo, European Club Cup, Crystal Palace.
Sunday 7: Twenty-second Sunday after Trinity. RAC London to Brighton Veteran Car Run, starts Hyde Park, London W2. Concert, Saul (GF Handel), Portsmouth Cathedral.