The Milk Round - April 2015

Circus Maximus: The result!

21st April 2015

After a week of thrilling heats, the winner for Circus Maximus was revealed at the grand final this Sunday. Huge congratulations to juggling unicyclist Sam Goodburn who won the £4,000 prize, along with a year of support from National Centre for Circus Arts and... Read more

The History Of The Purple Cow

17th April 2015

Can you believe we're already a week into Udderbelly 2015? We caught up with Udderbelly Festival director Ed Bartlam to find out about the history of the famous purple cow...... Read more

Circus Maximus: Heat 2

16th April 2015

Last night saw the second heat of Circus Maximus, and it was a corker! Here's a look at what happened... Our charming host Christopher Green was back to whip the crowd into shape! Eva treated us to a unique and... Read more

Circus Maximus 2015: Heat One

15th April 2015

Last night saw the first heat of the UK's first circus competition, Circus Maximus! Over the course of the week, 20 of the nation's hottest circus acts will perform for your applause, and a place in Sunday's grand final. The... Read more

Opening Gala Interviews

10th April 2015

And with that, Udderbelly Festival is open for another year! Last night saw the famous annual Opening Gala inside the purple cow - a chance to see a handpicked selection of acts performing at this year's festival. We chatted to... Read more

From Carpark to Cow: Building Udderbelly Festival

2nd April 2015

With just one week to go until Udderbelly Festival opens for a seventh year of ox-cellent entertainment, we popped down to the South Bank to see how things are coming along. Here's how things are looking right now... hover your... Read more

Circus Maximus 2015 Finalists Announced

2nd April 2015

Underbelly and the National Centre for Circus Arts are delighted to announce the finalists for the 2015 edition of the UK’s premiere circus competition, Circus Maximus! This year will see the broadest ever range of circus skills, from contortion to... Read more