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More details - Rugby Bikefest 2018
A free family-friendly bike festival organised by Rugby First and Rugby Borough Council in conjunction with local motorcycling groups, businesses and organisations – a wheelie great day out for all the family in Rugby town centre.
Rugby Town Centre
Sun 20 May

More details - Draycote Water Sailing Club Open Day
Come and try sailing or windsurfing at our Open Day. Go out in a boat with an experienced sailor or get to grips with windsurfing under the watchful eye of one of our instructors. Look around the club and check out the fantastic views of the lake from our lounge.
Draycote Water Sailing Club
Sat 12 May

More details - Ensonglopedia of Science
A critically acclaimed one-man musical-comedy-science family show from the top-drawer storyteller John Hinton. 26 silly songs about science from A to Z. An hour of fun facts and mesmerising melodies to delight the inquisitive mind.
Willoughby Village Hall, Main Street
Fri 27 Apr

More details - Ensonglopedia of Science
A song about science for every letter of the alphabet. Expect atoms, Big Bangs, cells, DNA and plenty more besides. Expect the unexpected. And expect it to rhyme.
Willoughby Village Hall Main Street, Willoughby Rugby
Fri 27 Apr

More details - Northants Egg Show
Our Annual Egg show takes place at Crick Village Hall where there are many classes of eggs judged and winners awarded rosettes. You even get a chance to judge the entries yourself, while learning what makes a winning egg! A buffet, raffle and refreshments are available.
Crick Village Hall, Bucknills Lane, Crick, Northampton
Sat 5 May

More details - The World of Gilbert & Sullivan
The Wandering Minstrels will present “The World of Gilbert & Sullivan” It will be the company’s first visit to this part of Northamptonshire. Artists appearing in this concert of popular Savoy favourites include: Joanna Goldspink, Rachel Middle, Stephen Godward, Tim Hurst-Brown and Charles Mills.
Saint Margaret’s Church, Crick
Sat 12 May

More details - Creating a small organic garden
This course will dispel the myth that you need a large area to grow your own food. We will demonstrate how, with minimum space, you can produce healthy food organically. We will show you the best techniques for container growing and highlight plants for different environments.
Garden Organic, Ryton Gardens, Wolston Lane, Coventry, Warwickshire,
Thu 26 Apr

More details - Spring Bird ID with Ed Drewitt
Throughout the day, a mix of indoor and outdoor tuition will give you the opportunity to learn a variety of common birds found across Brandon Marsh.
Brandon Marsh Nature Centre, Brandon Lane, Coventry
Thu 26 Apr

More details - Wild Fest @ Brandon Marsh
A truly wild day out with activities for all ages from cooking to face painting, mini beast hunting to craft and guided walks to pond dipping. There will be something to get everyone wild!
Brandon Marsh Nature Centre, Brandon Lane, Coventry
Sat 5 May

More details - My Wild Life: Bats
An indoor talk about bats followed by an after dark walk around the reserve with bat detectors to see/hear them.
Brandon Marsh Nature Centre, Brandon Lane, Coventry
Thu 10 May, Sat 12 May

More details - My Wild Life: Yoga
Join us for an evening of outdoor Yoga, surrounded by the sights and sounds of Brandon Marsh Nature Reserve. With a focus on quietening your mind and connecting with nature, this session is open to all abilities.
Brandon Marsh Nature Centre, Brandon Lane, Coventry
Mon 14 May, Mon 11 Jun, Mon 9 Jul

More details - Book Club
New for 2018, a book club focusing on nature themed literature led by a Further Education English Lecturer on the 3rd Tuesday on the month. Book your place online and show your ticket at Kenilworth Books to get 15% off the selected titles. Price includes light refreshments.
Brandon Marsh Nature Centre, Brandon Lane, Coventry
Tue 15 May

More details - BMCV Walk
Join the Brandon Marsh Conversation Volunteers for a guided walk around Brandon Marsh, learning from the people who have been caring for the reserve for years.
Brandon Marsh Nature Centre, Brandon Lane, Coventry
Sat 19 May

More details - Members only - Family Campfire cooking
The perfect experience for all the family, learn about the joys of campfire cooking. Nothing is more exciting than an outdoor campfire to prepare and cook your meal. On the day you will make damper bread, eaten with tasty dips.
Brandon Marsh Nature Centre, Brandon Lane, Coventry
Sat 19 May

More details - Windmill Open Day at Ullesthorpe
This 200 year old windmill is open to the public for the day. Although lacking its sails, the mill is full of interesting ancient machinery and has a fascinating history, all of which will be explained to visitors by knowledgeable volunteer guides.
The Windmill, Mill Road, Ullesthorpe, near Lutterworth.
Sun 13 May

More details - Bridge Nursery - Open Garden for NGS
Clay soil' Don’t despair. Here is a garden full of an exciting range of plants which thrive in hostile conditions. Grass paths lead you round borders filled with many unusual plants. Features incl a pond and a bamboo grove complete with panda! A peaceful haven for wildlife and visitors.
Bridge Nursery, Southam
Mon 7 May, Mon 28 May

More details - Braunston May Fayre
Bank Holiday Monday will see Braunston holds its 29th May Fayre. It is a fantastic day out for all the family. There is a huge range of attractions with craft fairs and market stalls. Can your dog win a coverted rosette in the Dog Show? Duck racing taking place all day in the village stream.
Braunston Village, Rutland
Mon 7 May

More details - PWLL: Woodland Open Day
Come and celebrate Warwickshire’s wonderful woodlands and find out about the Princethorpe Woodlands Living Landscape scheme. There will be guided walks, food stalls, horse drawn timber and craft activities.
Ryton Pools, Ryton Road, Ryton-on-Dunsmore
Sat 12 May

More details - Charlie Tarry and the Outlaws
Charlie Tarry and the outlaws Perform classic rock covers and original material. Please see our face book page for more details and contact.
Chasers lounge and bar. 11 New street, Daventry
Fri 4 May

More details - Spring Foraging Course
We will meet at the Oak car park at 12pm, the course starts there with a 20 minute introduction on safe and sustainable foraging, as well as the laws relating to foragers. This will be followed by a walk of around 2.
The Oak, Coventry Road, Coventry
Fri 4 May

More details - The Oxford Concert Party in Concert
Exceptionally versatile, with a repertoire of three hundred years of music from around the world which they turn upside down and infuse humour, energy, passion and pathos.
Bulkington Commuity & Conference Centre
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Bulkington, Nuneaton & Bedworth University of the Third Age (BNB U3A).
Canal History and Heritage - This colourful talk looks at the wonderful world of our inland waterways and describes the fascinating range of features (in all shapes and sizes) associated with the 2,000 mile canal network.
Bulkington Village Community Centre School Road Bulkington Bedworth
Tue 15 May

More details - Film Night & Fish Supper
Film Showing A Royal Night Out. Based on a true story A Royal Night Out is a British romantic comedy-drama film directed by Julian Jarrold and written by Trevor de Silva and Kevin Hood.
Bulkington Community & Conference Centre
Sat 19 May

More details - Children's Trail
Bagot’s Castle, Baginton, CV8 3AR have three children’s trial set in 19 acres of pastureland surrounding the castle. The trails would be suitable for children from the age of 3 to teenagers. This is an enjoyable way for children to learn about the history of Bagot’s Castle.
Bagot’s Castle, Church Road, Baginton
Sat 28 Apr, Sun 29 Apr, Sat 5 May to Mon 7 May, Sat 12 May, Sun 13 May, Sat 19 May, Sun 20 May, Sat 26 May to Mon 28 May

More details - Marmozets
Marmozets plus Black Peaks. Artists performing: Marmozets.: Tickets avaiable.
The Kasbah, Coventry
Thu 10 May

More details - Vivaldi's Four Seasons by Candlelight
The London Concertante are delighted to return to Coventry Cathedral in 2018 as part of their 2018 Four Seasons UK tour! Headlined by Vivaldi’s eternal masterpieces, the ensemble present an accompanying programme bursting with classical treats and hidden gems.
Coventry Cathedral, Priory Street, Coventry
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Coventry Archives Tours
Explore the treasures of the archives with a guided behind the scenes tour. You will be provided with an introduction to our collections and have a chance to see some of our more precious items in our varied archives and special collections.
Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry
Today to Sat 2 Jun

More details - Exhibition Tour: Pop! British and American Art 1960-1975
Join the co-curator of our Pop! exhibition, Brendan Flynn, for a tour of the exhibition looking in depth at a series of works and artists to understand the Pop Art movement and give some context for the cultural zeitgeist of the time.
Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry
Sat 5 May

More details - Chinese Calligraphy
Come along and experience one of the most traditional and beautiful examples of Chinese art. Chinese calligraphy is not just a way writing but also a way to express emotions.
Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry
Sat 12 May

More details - Herbert Illumination: Pop Art
Join the co-curator of our Pop! exhibition, Brendan Flynn, to uncover stories from this era-defining artistic and cultural movement. Learn about the key artists and the legacy of their work.
Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry
Tue 15 May

More details - Sensory Play Days
Let imaginations soar as your child learns to play creatively in this interactive space. Explore and grow using inspiring sensory materials, the possibilities are endless! Suitable for age 0 - 4
Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry
Thu 17 May, Fri 18 May, Thu 21 Jun, Fri 22 Jun

More details - The Coventry Steampunk Cabaret Show
With Greg Chapman, Rivers & Kidd, Lux Delioux, Kiss Like Ether, and The Retro Clones. Over 18s only
Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry
Fri 18 May

More details - Herbert Lates: Draw!
As part of Museums at Night Festival we bring together some of your favourite Herbert Lates activities: Drink and Draw, Live Drawing Battles, street food, and DJs! Experience an artist in action as Stewart Easton creates new work live, in preparation for his forthcoming show - Fevral: a Folklore. Suitable for 18+
Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry
Sat 19 May

More details - The Coventry Steampunk Concert
With The Ineffable Lady M, Victor & The Bully, Greg Chapman, Pansy Cheung, and The Filthy Spectacula. Over 18s only
Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry
Sat 19 May

More details - Screenprinting
Screenprinting was developed hundreds of years ago but it was the Pop Art movement that transformed it into an art form for everyone. In this artist-led workshop, inspired by our current POP! art exhibition, you will create designs and learn the technique of printing.
Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry
Sat 19 May

More details - Sulby Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Interesting and unusual property, on the Leicestershire border between Welford and Husbands Bosworth, covering 12 acres comprising working Victorian kitchen garden, orchard, and late C18 icehouse, plus species-rich nature reserve incl woodland, feeder stream to River Avon, a variety of ponds and established wild
Sulby Gardens, Northampton
Thu 26 Apr, Thu 14 Jun

More details - National Gardens Scheme openings - Sulby Gardens
Sulby Gardens originally comprised gardeners’ cottage, walled kitchen gardens and orchard for Sulby Hall, (a minor stately home redesigned in 1792 by Sir John Soane, and demolished in the early 1950s). We have restored the orchard and kitchen gardens.
Sulby Gardens, Sulby, Northamptonshire
Thu 26 Apr, Thu 14 Jun

More details - Star Vehicle Stories
Get to know the Star Vehicles of our collection with your little explorer, through interactive stories, songs and hands-on experiences – and all inside our galleries. Each week, we will discover another exciting vehicle story that helps to build a sense of self and a fun introduction to local history.
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales Street, Coventry
Mon 30 Apr

More details - Cars & Coffee Breakfast Club 2018
Running on the second Saturday of each month from April to October (apart from August) this classic car event is free to join. The September event is also part of Coventry Car & Motorcycle Day.
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St
Sat 12 May, Sat 9 Jun

More details - Cars & Coffee Breakfast Club
A wide and varied display of beautiful cars from years gone by, on Millennium Place outside the museum.
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Coventry
Sat 12 May, Sat 9 Jun

More details - Badby Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Delightful hilly village with attractive old houses of golden-coloured Hornton stone set around a C14 church and two village greens. No through traffic.
Badby Gardens, Daventry
Sun 20 May

More details - Guilsborough Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Enjoy a warm welcome in this village with its very attractive rural setting of rolling hills and reservoirs. Seven varied village gardens, from a flower arranger’s small garden surrounding a modern house (not open), to large gardens with sweeping lawns, mature trees and beautiful views.
Guilsborough Gardens, Guilsborough
Sun 29 Apr

More details - The Weaver's House Heritage Crafts Day
This May Day weekend celebration features a special crafts theme. Trades which would have been familiar to medieval people will be brought to life against the authentic medieval backdrop of The Weaver’s House and its garden. Skills on show will include woodcarving, brewing, spinning and beekeeping.
121, Upper Spon Street, Spon End, Coventry
Sun 6 May

More details - National Vintage Communications Fair (Presented by the British Vintage Wireless Society)
The NVCF is an antique-type collectors fair specialising in early technology and featuring thousands of rare and collectable items such as early radios, television receivers, gramophones, telephones, classic valve hi-fi and all manner of electrical and mechanical antiques and collectables.
Nr Leamington Spa On the Junction of the A425/B4455 SAT NAV Warwickshire Event Centre The Fosse, Fosse Way Leamingtn Spa
Sun 13 May

More details - 33rd British Tarantula Society Annual Exhibition
The BTS 33rd Annual Exhibition that brings together exhibitors and traders from all over the world. Spiders, insects and bugs galore on display. For 33 years the BTS has been at the forefront of the tarantula keeping hobby.
Nr Leamington Spa On the Junction of the A425/B4455 SAT NAV Warwickshire Event Centre The Fosse, Fosse Way Leamingtn Spa
Sun 20 May

More details - British Tarantula Society Exhibition 2018
The Spiders are coming to the Warwickshire Exhibition Centre Over 50,000 spiders, scorpions and other insects return to the Warwickshire Exhibition Centre in May for an event likened to ‘The Crufts of The Spider World’.
Warwickshire Exhibition Centre, Fosse Way, Nr Leamington Spa
Sun 20 May

More details - Willoughby Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Willoughby Waterleys lies in the South Leicestershire countryside. The Norman Church will be open, hosting a film of the local bird population filmed by a local resident. 6 gardens will be open. John’s Wood is a 1½ acre nature reserve planted to encourage wildlife.
Willoughby Gardens, Willoughby Waterleys
Sun 13 May

More details - Earlsdon Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Varied selection of town gardens from small to more formal with interest for all tastes incl a mature garden with deep borders bursting with spring colour; a large garden with extensive lawns and an array of rhododendrons, azaleas and large mature trees; densely planted town garden with sheltered patio area and wilder
Earlsdon Gardens, Coventry
Mon 7 May

More details - An Audience with Micky Quinn
Ex Coventry City star Micky Quinn comes to town for ‘an evening with’. Joining Micky is top comedian Lester Crabtree. Those in attendance will also have opportunities to acquire signed sporting memorabilia and join in a football quiz.
Bedworth Liberal Club
Sat 12 May

More details - An Evening with Micky Quinn
An Evening with ex Coventry and Newcastle star Micky Quinn. Top comedian Lester Crabtree joins Micky for an entertaining evening. Food and chances to acquire signed sporting memorabilia included.
Bedworth Liberal Club
Sat 12 May