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On Now until Sat 23 December, 2017

Santa at Sunnyside - Ibstock

Come and see Santa in store at Sunnyside Garden Centre, Leicester Road, Ibstock. He will be in his Grotto every Saturday and Sunday 9.30 - 4.00 pm. 

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On Now until Sat 23 December, 2017

Santa Express and Grotto - Ibstock

Come and ride on the Santa Express and see Santa in his Grotto at Sunnyside Garden Centre. This attraction will be open every Saturday and Sunday 9.30 - 4.00. Additionally, we have afternoon tea experiences running every Friday / Saturday and Sunday..

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On Now until Wed 20 December, 2017

Meditations for Christmas - Ashby

In the lead up to Christmas there will be a series of special Christmas-themed meditations held at Ashby Library. The will take place on Wednesday evenings from 7.30 to 8.30 pm. The sessions are equally suited for complete beginners and experienced..

On Now until Sat 27 January, 2018

"Photographic" Exhibition - Ashby Museum

Temporary Exhibition in the Loudoun Gallery, Ashby Museum On during December 4-19th and January 2nd - 27th. Every Picture Tells A Story: a selection of material from our photographic archive"  Our photographic archive contains some 3000..

On Now until Tue 19 December, 2017

Breakfast With Santa - Barneys Playbarn - Coalville

Our breakfast with Santa starts  Wednesday 13th Dec - Tues 19th Dec £8.50 per child, Adult breakfast £5.95. 9.30 am. Call to book in and pre-order your own breakfast 01530 835879. Barneys Scotlands Industrial Estate LE67 3JJ

On Now until Sat 16 December, 2017

Free Christmas Concert - Whitwick

Don’t let stress this Christmas be your families final word this holiday. Find some hope and peace instead. Join Grace Fellowship for our Christmas Concert, 7pm at Whitwick Park Hall on North Street, Whitwick. Song, laughter, the odd carol, mulled..

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On Now until Sat 16 December, 2017

80's reloaded christmas party - ashby - cancelled

If you are still wondering what to do or want to have another cheap night out why not come along to the 80's Christmas Party at Hood Park Leisure Centre! Taking place on Saturday 16 December from 7.30pm at Hood Park Leisure Centre, why not come along..

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On Now until Sat 16 December, 2017

CHRISTMAS ELF HUNT - Market Bosworth

Saturday 16th December - Saturday 23rd December, 10:00 am - 3:30 pm Pick up a sheet from our ticket office, explore the Heritage Centre and Country Park to find the missing Elves and return to collect your prize. Cost: £1.50 per child.

On Now until Sat 16 December, 2017

Ashby Concert Band Christmas Concert

Ashby concert Band are performing their Christmas concert at Holy Trinity Church, Ashby.  Tickets available from Ashby Tourist Information Centre (01530 411767). 4.30pm concert

Sun 17 December, 2017

Funhouse Comedy Club - Christmas Special - Ashby

Fun House Comedy Club CHRISTMAS SPECIAL at Ashby Lyric Rooms, Lower Church Street, Ashby. LE65 1AB. Doors open 7.00pm Starts 7.45pm  £12 in advance Various Acts and Compere Spiky Mike More information tel: 01159525050

Sun 17 December, 2017

The Desford Colliery Band - Christmas Extravaganza - Century Theatre - Snibston

One of the world's finest Brass Bands The Desford Colliery Band welcome you to their Christmas Extravaganza with Special Guest Sheena McHugh (BBC The Voice Finalist)  At The Century Theatre, Snibston Show starts at 7.30pm Tickets:..

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Tue 19 December, 2017

Tomorrow Will Be My Dancing Day - Worthington

ROOTS Community Singers appear in this very special concert of carols, songs and festive music to celebrate Christmas as it used to be. To be held at St Matthew's church, Worthington the concert is free, but a collection will be taken in aid of..

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Sat 23 December, 2017

Kid's felt christmas tree ornament craft club - Coalville

The Kid's Craft Club is a new club, held in The Crafty Treasure House on Hotel Street, Coalville. Available to children 5-11, £7 each session with 20% discount for subsequent siblings. We are fully DBS checked and offer children a safe and friendly..

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Tue 26 December, 2017

BOXING DAY: FAMILY GUIDED WALK - BOSWORTH BATTLEFIELD

Walk off your Christmas excesses and join our entertaining and knowledgeable guide Eddie on this walk You’ll be able to carry the flags of the participants and relive the Battle of Bosworth which took place on 22nd August 1485. Walks: 11.30 am to..

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Sat 30 December, 2017

Glenn Darren and the krew kats - Ibstock rock n roll club

Glenn Darren and the krew kats supply no nonsense fifties hits playing jive strollers and bopper. Ibstock rock n roll club, Ibstock central sports club LE67 6NF Tickets are £8 and this ticket will also entitle you to come to our new years eve party..

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Sun 31 December, 2017

New years eve with -The Del Sharrons - Ibstock

New years eve party with The del sharrons a five piece Rock n Roll band playing songs from the 1950s. The Del Sharrons are well known in the area and will be playing live new years eve at Ibstock rock n roll club Leicestershire £10 Entry tickets can..

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Mon 1 January, 2018

Hood Park Antiques, Vintage & Collectors Fair - Ashby

What a great way to start the New Year! Hood Park Leisure Centre North Street, Ashby-de-la-Zouch LE65 1LS Up to 50 independent traders providing a vast choice of original affordable Antiques, Vintage and Collectables. You really will be spoilt for..

Tue 2 January, 2018

New Years Club - Ravenstone

ClubsComplete are running a new years club at Ravenstone Pavillion and Moira Village Hall 9am-3.30pm! Children ages from 3-14 years are welcomed £15 for the day £7.50 half day (3-4 years only) Children will take part in brand new exciting..

Thu 4 January, 2018

Fun House Comedy Club - Ashby

Fun House Comedy Club at Ashby Lyric Rooms, Lower Church Street, Ashby. LE65 1AB,  Tel 01530415039. Doors open 7.30pm Starts 8.15pm  All Shows £10 advance (unless stated otherwise), food available 7.30pm to 8.pm. Various Acts..

Fri 5 January, 2018

Megaslam Wrestling Live - Whitwick

The stars of Megaslam Wrestling are coming to Coalville for their all-action, family entertainment spectacular! See larger than life characters in this epic 2 hour showdown! At Hermitage Leisure Centre, Whitwick, Coalville Doors open at 7pm..

Mon 8 January, 2018

Ashby History Society - Talk - "The River Lin"

Meeting held at Methodist Church, Burton Road, Ashby de la Zouch, 7.30pm. Visitors welcome to attend talks £4. For more details call Susanne Tandy on 01530 415 654. Location: Ashby Methodist Church, Burton Road, Ashby de la Zouch

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Tue 9 January, 2018

Ashby Civic Society - Talk

Folklore - Richard Stone explores fold customs and Pagan symbols including the Green Man and Shella na gig. Hear latest news on proposed plans for Ashby. Just come along as a visitor to Heritage Centre, St Helens Church, South Street, Ashby or..

Sat 13 January, 2018

Spats Langham and friends. - Jazz - Ashby

The Venture Jazz Club presents Spats Langham and friends at The Venture Theatre. North Street, Ashby, from 8pm - 11pm.  Tickets from Ashby Tourist Information Centre telephone 01530 411767.

Tue 16 January, 2018

Stephenson College Networking Group

Join us for an evening of quality networking brought to you by Stephenson College. We hope you will be able to join us to develop new contacts and help grow your business. Arrivals: 5:30pm with drinks and canapés in the Bistro This networking event..

Sat 20 January, 2018

"Hey Beatles" Beatles Tribute at The Venture Theatre - Ashby

An extremely entertaining Beatles tribute band. They appeared at the Venture Theatre last year and were very popular so book your tickets early! At the Venture Theatre, Ashby. LE65 1HU. Doors open 7.30pm Tickets are £10 Each and are available to..

Thu 1 February, 2018

Fun House Comedy Club - Ashby

Fun House Comedy Club at Ashby Lyric Rooms, Lower Church Street, Ashby. LE65 1AB,  Tel 01530415039. Doors open 7.30pm Starts 8.15pm  All Shows £10 advance (unless stated otherwise), food available 7.30pm to 8.pm. Various Acts..

Fri 2 February to Sat 10 February, 2018

Alladin Pantomine at Ibstock Palace

It will soon be Panto time again at Ibstock Palace and The Palace Players are busy preparing to whisk you away on a magic carpet with their forthcoming production of 'Aladdin'; the tale of a poor young boy and his amazing lamp!  Get ready to..

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Fri 2 February, 2018

Hambledon Productions Presents: Steptoe and Son - Century Theatre - Snibston

Now it’s time to relive some of their finest misadventures through this brand new production. Marking fifty-five years since the show’s first ever broadcast, Hambledon Productions (Hancock’s Half Hour – The Lost Episodes, Educating Rita, Just..

Mon 12 February, 2018

Ashby History Society - Talk - "Excavations at Bradgate"

Meeting held at Methodist Church, Burton Road, Ashby de la Zouch, 7.30pm. Visitors welcome to attend talks £4. For more details call Susanne Tandy on 01530 415 654. Location: Ashby Methodist Church, Burton Road, Ashby de la Zouch

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Tue 13 February, 2018

Ashby Civic Society - Talk

The Medieval Warbow Mark Stretton, a recognised expert arrowsmith and Guinness record holder tells us about this formidable weapon. Also, hear about the latest proposed planning news and changes to Ashby. Just come as a visitor to Heritage Centre,..

Thu 22 February to Sat 3 March, 2018

One Man, Two Guvnors - Venture Theatre - Ashby

One Man Two Guvnors written by Richard Bean with songs by Grant Olding. based on The Servant of Two Masters by Carlo Goldoni. Director, Karen Heath. Fired from his skiffle band, Francis Henshall becomes minder to Roscoe Crabbe, a small..

Mon 12 March, 2018

Ashby History Society - Talk - "The origins and growth of Rolls Royce"

Meeting held at Methodist Church, Burton Road, Ashby de la Zouch, 7.30pm. Visitors welcome to attend talks £4. For more details call Susanne Tandy on 01530 415 654. Location: Ashby Methodist Church, Burton Road, Ashby de la Zouch

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Tue 13 March, 2018

Ashby Civic Society - Talk

Coco Chanel - Julie Ede returns to tell us the life story of Coco Chanel, French fashion designer and founder of the Chanel Brand. Also, hear news of latest planning proposals for Ashby Come along as a visitor to Heritage Centre, St. Helens..

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Fri 16 March, 2018

Vienna Festival Ballet - Swan Lake - Century Theatre - Snibston

After a sellout success with their production of Cinderella in 2017, Vienna Festival Ballet returns to the Century theatre with their magical production of Swan Lake. With one of the best known love stories and glorious music from Tchaikovsky, it has..

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Sat 17 March, 2018

ABBA Sensation - Century Theatre - Snibston

Widely considered to be one of the best ever Abba Tribute Acts, they play to packed theatres and festivals throughout Europe. A stunning stage show, which combines costume changes, lighting effects and a faithful reproduction of the Abba sound. A..

Sun 18 March, 2018

Aldi Ashby 20 Road Race - Ashby

The organising committee extends a big welcome to the  Ashby 20 road race, once again sponsored by ALDI.  Building on over a quarter of a century of success, our philosophy is to provide a value for money and quality race organised by..

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Fri 23 March, 2018

The Fabulous Lesley Smith as Peggy Knight - Century Theatre - Snibston

In 1944 a young woman, who had been previously a shorthand typist at the electricity board in North London, was parachuted into Nazi occupied France. She was a member of SOE and had only received two weeks training and one practice parachute..

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Sat 31 March, 2018

Spotlight Promotions Presents: Spiritualist Medium Craig Morris - Century Theatre - Snibston

Following from Craig’s 2017 ‘Live For Now’ Tour, in 2018 Craig hits the road once more on what is set to be his biggest and most exciting tour yet. Come along and join us for what will be an exciting, uplifting and very moving evening in the..

Mon 9 April, 2018

Ashby History Society - Talk - "Coco Chanel"

Meeting held at Methodist Church, Burton Road, Ashby de la Zouch, 7.30pm. Visitors welcome to attend talks £4. For more details call Susanne Tandy on 01530 415 654. Location: Ashby Methodist Church, Burton Road, Ashby de la Zouch

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Tue 10 April, 2018

Ashby Civic Society

Visit to Royal Crown Derby Join us on this afternoon visit for a guided tour of the factory, visit to the museum and of course tea and cakes. Meet at location 194 Osmaston Road, Derby, DE23 8JZ Booking essential. Call Susanne 01530 415654 to book and..

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Fri 13 April, 2018

Craig Campbell: Easy Tiger 2017/2018 World Tour - Century Theatre - Snibston

Craig recently supported Frankie Boyle for the third time on his national tour and was a hit on ALAN DAVIES’ As Yet Untitled (Dave). He's also performed on Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow (BBC One), Russell Howard’s Good News (BBC Three),..

Thu 19 April to Sat 28 April, 2018

"Something To Remember You By" Ashby Venture Theatre

SOMETHING TO REMEMBER YOU BY In Something To Remember You By we enter the strange and lonely world of Armstrong Armstrong. Struggling to become a writer and convinced that he is ugly and scarred, Armstrong can find escape only at the cinema, and in..

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Tue 8 May, 2018

Ashby Civic Society

Short AGM and talk on Galaxies Dr Julia Onions will explain the mysteries of the Galaxies, how they form, exist and die (not the chocolate ones !). Join us at the Heritage Centre, St. Helen's Church, South Street, Ashby at 7.30pm Refreshments..

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Fri 11 May, 2018

TALON - THE ACOUSTIC COLLECTION IN THE RAW 2018 - Century Theatre - Snibston

Four members of the world’s greatest Eagles tribute band are back with a brand new show and their most extensive acoustic tour ever. Throughout 2018 Talon will be performing not only contemporary songs from their critically acclaimed studio and..

Mon 14 May, 2018

Ashby History Society - Talk - "Made in Leicestershire"

Meeting held at Methodist Church, Burton Road, Ashby de la Zouch, 7.30pm. Visitors welcome to attend talks £4. For more details call Susanne Tandy on 01530 415 654. Location: Ashby Methodist Church, Burton Road, Ashby de la Zouch

Sat 19 May to Sun 20 May, 2018

Moira Canal Festival Weekend

The Moira Canal Festival is a family event held every year on the restored section of the Ashby Canal, at the historic Moira Furnace Museum. It aims to raise awareness of, and money for, the restoration, extension and maintenance of the Ashby..

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Fri 8 June, 2018

An Evening of Mediumship with Psychic Medium Nikki Kitt - Century Theatre - Snibston

Psychic Medium Nikki Kitt is a Spiritualist Medium who is currently touring the UK with her successful Psychic / Mediumship Evenings. As a Medium Nikki Kitt aims to provide evidence of life after life by giving messages to people in the audience from..

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Tue 12 June, 2018

Ashby Civic Society

Medieval Herblore Re-enactment of the role of medieval Wise Woman of Rouen by Christina Smee to explain the use of herbs. Join us at the Heritage centre, St. Helen's Church, South Street, Ashby at 7.30pm Call Susanne 01530 415654 for more details or..

Fri 6 July to Sun 8 July, 2018

International Forest Festival - Timber

Welcome to Timber. An extraordinary new camping festival exploring the transformative impact of forests. Celebrating woodland culture in all its forms, join us for an intoxicating experience where music, art, philosophy and sustainability weave..

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Thu 12 July, 2018

Ashby Civic Society

Visit to Donington le Heath Manor House and Medieval gardens Join us for an afternoon guided visit of the 1620 Medieval herb garden by Michael Arkle with tea and cake to follow. Meet at the Manor House, Manor Road, Coalville, LE67 2FW.  Booking..

Sun 15 July, 2018

Ashby Show

Join us for the 104th Annual Ashby Show This year we have an exciting main ring programme, great shopping opportunities combined with an extensive range of show classes. The show is organised by the Ashby de la Zouch Agricultural Society. For more..

Fri 14 September to Tue 18 September, 2018

Ashby Statutes Fair - Ashby de la Zouch

Pat Collins Fun Fairs annual visit to Ashby de la Zouch. A mix of modern and traditional rides for all the family. Market Street and Brook Street will be closed to traffic during the Fair.

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