Will you be attending the Sherlock World Record event tomorrow at Temple Newsam, Leeds? If so, don’t forget to share your #Sherlockselfie! 
For more information visit: http://sherlockworldrecord.com/

Will you be attending the Sherlock World Record event tomorrow at Temple Newsam, Leeds? If so, don’t forget to share your #Sherlockselfie!

For more information visit: http://sherlockworldrecord.com/

mxpublishing:

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This Sunday, near Leeds in the UK is a fantastic Sherlock Festival.

With a host of supporters including the team from BBC Sherlock, MX Publishing, Sherlockology and more.

The Sherlock World Record at 12 noon, this is an outdoor festival style event, with a big stage, theatre, live music, circus etc  

For those people who want to take part in the event, tickets are £15 and every participant receives a deerstalker hat, pipe and magnifying glass.

And a chance to win exclusive BBC Sherlock prizes!

Tickets can be bought online and on the day, we will accept cash or debit and credit cards.

CLICK HERE FOR ONLINE TICKETS

For more information about the event go to www.sherlockworldrecord.com or follow @sherlockrecord

Please share and re-blog - lets set a Worlds Record!

New BBC One Sherlock trailer in honour of the series’ success at the Emmy’s!

Looky what we found? A Free Sherlock inspired typeface!

SpideRays Fonts have paid homage to Sherlock by releasing a free downloadable typeface, with not only the logo style letters, but the 221B style door numbers, Sherlock themed icons and even silhouettes too!

You can download the font HERE

Thinking about it, it would appear our 2011 Sherlock Christmas card was quite apt with Benedict Cumberbatch’s forthcoming starring role as Hamlet at the Barbican!

Thinking about it, it would appear our 2011 Sherlock Christmas card was quite apt with Benedict Cumberbatch’s forthcoming starring role as Hamlet at the Barbican!

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I, join Sherlockology in supporting the Royal British Legion #LightsOut campaign by turning out the lights for one hour from 10.00pm BST to honour those Service men and women who fought and died in the First World War.

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I, join Sherlockology in supporting the Royal British Legion #LightsOut campaign by turning out the lights for one hour from 10.00pm BST to honour those Service men and women who fought and died in the First World War.

Undershaw Lives! Guinness Worlds Record attempt for the Greatest Number of People Dressed as Sherlock Holmes in aid of the restoration of Undershaw.

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Tomorrow morning, Saturday 19th July, hundreds of Sherlock fans will gather at University College London (UCL) to try and set a Guinness World’s Record for the most amount of people dressed as Sherlock Holmes in one place. There are still some places available [click here]. The event will be filmed live by several TV channels and there will be lots of national press. Why has it got so much coverage?

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mxpublishing:

We’ve just had the wonderful news that a national TV station will be sending a camera crew to London to film this Saturday 19th July at the Guinness Worlds Record attempt for the largest number of people dressed as Sherlock Holmes - and the Sherlock bench photoshoot.

The event is in aid of the restoration of Undershaw

There are some places left for fans to bring their own Sherlock Holmes outfits but with national TV there we’re sure they will now go fast. The venue is University College London and the room has a capacity so get in quick for a ticket.

CLICK HERE for Eventbrite.

Good luck and have fun to all those who will be participating on Saturday, we’ll be looking out for you on the telly!

mxpublishing:

More fantastic prizes have been announced for the raffle at the Guinness Worlds Record attempt for the greatest number of Sherlock Holmes’ in one place [19th July - UCL, London].
We already know that 12 lucky Sherlocks will join a photoshoot with the National Literacy Trust Sherlock Bench straight after the World Record attempt - now we can reveal that of those dozen, one will walk away with a signed ‘Molly’ T-Shirt, three with signed Sherlock Books and all will get a Sherlock Book very kindly donated by actress Louise Brealey (Molly from BBC Sherlock) - CLICK HERE FOR MORE….

mxpublishing:

More fantastic prizes have been announced for the raffle at the Guinness Worlds Record attempt for the greatest number of Sherlock Holmes’ in one place [19th July - UCL, London].

We already know that 12 lucky Sherlocks will join a photoshoot with the National Literacy Trust Sherlock Bench straight after the World Record attempt - now we can reveal that of those dozen, one will walk away with a signed ‘Molly’ T-Shirt, three with signed Sherlock Books and all will get a Sherlock Book very kindly donated by actress Louise Brealey (Molly from BBC Sherlock) - CLICK HERE FOR MORE….

HAPPY 155th BIRTHDAY SIR ARTHUR!
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On this day…
May 22 1455:  Richard, Duke of York, defeats and captures King Henry VI of England at the first battle of St Albans during the 30 year War of the Roses.

May 22 1570: The first atlas is published.

May 22 1761: The first life insurance policy in the United States is issued in Philadelphia.

May 22 1906: The Wright brothers are granted U.S. patent number 821,393 for their ‘Flying-Machine’.

May 22 1933: John Mackay makes the first reported sighting of the Loch Ness Monster.

May 22 1973: President Nixon confesses his role in the Watergate cover-up.

Read more events from this day at DatesInHistory.com.