Walled town garden with an extensive plant variety, many rare and unusual. A plant lovers garden, with interesting designs incorporated in the borders, rockery and scree. It is full of surprises with memorabilia and bygones a reminder of our past. Good variety of reasonably priced plants on sale both open days.
Come and see our 144m maturing wildlife friendly garden. Although not massive weve managed to pack plenty in. Featuring mixed planting incl wild flowers, potted trees and produce with a greenhouse for chillies, tomatoes and aubergines. Lawn laid to meadow with mown paths.
Our mature small town garden is divided into rooms and bisected by a pond with a bridge. It is brimming with unusual hardy perennials, incl collections of ferns and hostas. David Austin roses chosen for their scent feature throughout, incl a 30’ rose arch. A shade house with unusual hardy plants.
Richard Freer will be assessing members works of art at Blaby Society of Artists monthly meeting. Non members most welcome. Disabled access and refreshments available.
Meetings are on the 3rd Thursday of every month. All welcome to attend.
Edward Wright Room, Whetstone Parish Council Rooms, Cemetery Road, Whetstone, Leicester
The final concert for the Charnwood Orchestra 2017/18 season sees the Orchestra performing a varied programme of works by Dvorak, Korngold and Tchaikovsky.
When? Saturday 30th June 2018 at 19:30
Where? Church of St James the Greater, London Road, Leicester, LE2 1NE
When Stella sets off to visit London with her parents, Lord and Lady Saxby, she has no idea her life is in danger! Waking up three months later, only her Aunt Alberta can tell Stella what has happened.
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.
Guildhall Fairs returns with their annual:
INTERNATIONAL ONE DAY ANTIQUES, VINTAGE AND COLLECTORS SHOW!
This International event brings you the best Antiques, Vintage, Collectors & Shabby Chic from the UK and Europe along with 1940’s themed entertainment.
So many traders in such a great space!
Dexter the Dinosaur, a whopping 4.5m long Tyrannosaurus Rex, will be hungry for fun and taking visitors on a prehistoric journey on Sunday 9th July at the Meridian Leisure Park, celebrating the release of blockbuster movie Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom.
Meridian Leisure Park, Lubbesthorpe Way, Braunstone Town
Taking you back to the good ol 90s playing all the classics from all the following artists...
TLC . Salt N Pepa . Artful Dodger . 2Pac . Aaliyah . Mary J Blige . So Solid Crew . Usher . R Kelly . Shola Ama . Missy Elliott . The Dreem Team . Toni Braxton . Lauryn Hill . Ginuwine . Notorious B.I.G . LL Cool J .
In the latest of our ’Swallows and Amazons’ themed family trails, become a Stoneywell detective explore the garden and woodland finding clues that help you solve the summer mystery and that will lead you to your prize. 2 per trail. Booking Essential. Phone: 01530 248040. Great for families!
LCPA’s Summer Show reflects the wide breadth of teaching and talent of the Leicester College of Performing Arts.
Students will be performing a dynamic and eclectic selection of subjects including Musical Theatre, Singing, Acting, Ballet, Lyrical, Jazz, Commercial, Contemporary and Tap.
One acre garden packed full of surprises! Themes range from a contemporary Japanese style area to a long informal herbaceous border and Piet Oudolf inspired prairie beds. Interesting borders incl a hidden jungle, a small wild life pond and low walled potager.
Created in 2008 on a working farm. Clay soil and very exposed but beginning to look established. Many unusual hardy plants along with a lot of old favourites have been used to provide a long season of colour and interest. Anemone nemorosa, Pacific coast iris, sedums and salvias are of particular interest.
The Friends of Lutterworth College are proud to announce the FIRST EVER LUTTERWORTH COLOUR RUN on Saturday 7th July.
What is a Colour Run?
Participants are doused from head to toe in a rainbow of colours. Take a look at this: www.youtube.com/watch?
A brand new look venue for the fantastic Vauxhall, Bedford, Opel Association National Rally.
For 2018 the VBOA are returning to it’s new home for their ever popular annual Vauxhall, Bedford and Opel Event in July.
Market Harborough Showground, Gallow Field Rd, Market Harborough, Leics
2 acre garden with stunning views across Charnwood countryside. Nr the house are patios, lawns, water feature, flower & shrub beds, fruit trees, soft fruit cage, greenhouses & vegetable plots. Lawns slope down to a gravel garden, large wildlife pond and small areas of woodland with walks through many species of trees.
After 10 years the Millenium Eagle Jazz Band has now reverted to its original name the Eagle Jazz Band, which now features the returning Baby Jools on drums and Brian Mellor on banjo and guitar.
The new band members coupled with their wide ranging repertoire contribute to the band’s exciting sound.
Newbold Verdon Jazz Club at Newbold Verdon Sports & Social Club