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Diary: 6-12 July

Monday 6: Yachting, Royal Yachting Association, Sonata International Championships, Windermere, Cumbria. Silver Jubilee Reception, British Nutrition Foundation, Royal College of Physicians, London NW1.

Wednesday 8: Royal Tournament, Earl's Court, London SW5. Anglo-Venezuelan Society's annual dinner, Savoy Hotel, London WC2. International Flower Show, Hampton Court Palace, Surrey.

Thursday 9: New Designers' Exhibition, Business Design Centre, Islington, London N1.

Friday 10: Metropolitan Police Horse Show and Tournament, East Molesey, Surrey. Organic Wine Fair, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warwickshire. European Food and Drink Festival, Tooley Street, London SE1. Royal Watercolour Society Summer Open Exhibition opens, Bankside Gallery, London SE1.

Saturday 11: Royal Lymington Yacht Club Annual Regatta, West Solent, Hampshire. Barnes Village Fair, Barnes Common, London SW13.

Sunday 12: Fifth Sunday after Pentecost. British Grand Prix, Silverstone. Animal Fun Day, Silver Ring, Ascot Racecourse, Berkshire.