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Events for 01 Nov 2017 - 30 Nov 2017

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Mallory Bonfire and Fireworks Spectacular

  • Date: 03 November 2017
  • Location: Mallory Park Circuit
  • Time: 17:00 - 21:30
  • Cost: Adult: £7; child: £5; family (two adults & three children): £20

Join us for an evening of fun, including live music, a fun fair, licensed bar and food stalls!

This year, the annual display will see fireworks set to a groovy disco themed musical arrangement! The fireworks will be launched over the lake creating beautiful reflections as they burst into colour across the water.

Mallory Park are proud to be supporting Leicestershire & Rutland Blood Bikes as part of this event. LRBB are a charitable organisation run by a group of keen motorcyclist volunteers who provide a free out-of-hours courier service to public health bodies in Leicestershire & Rutland to transport emergency blood, blood products, pathology samples, patient notes, x-rays, patient scans, surgical equipment and donated breast milk between the hours of 7pm and 6am, Monday to Friday, and 24 hour cover over the weekend.

 

The Murder Room by Jack Sharkey

  • Date: 09 November 2017 - 11 November 2017
  • Every day
  • Location: St Mary's Community Hall St Mary's Road, Hinckley LE10 0JN
  • Time: 19:00 - 22:00
  • Cost: £8.00

Little Acorn Production Company present an amateur performance of The Murder Room by Jack Sharkey.

A riotous send up of every murder mystery play you have seen.

''Murder has never been this funny. A spoof of all crime thrillers... it is good clean mirth all the way''. - Times

Bring your own drinks, we provide the glasses.

Doors open at 7pm. Curtain up at 7.30pm

Tickets available from Dale Palmer, please contact 07538 115881 or Linda Smith, please contact 0770 901912.

 

 

 

 

Bouncing back

  • Date: 11 November 2017 - 25 November 2017
  • Every day
  • Location: Atkins Building, Lower Bond Street, LE10 1QU
  • Time: 9:00 - 14:30
  • Cost: Free

Bouncing back demonstrates a group of artist’s ability to ‘bounce back’ following a disastrous episode.

This exhibition is motivated by a group of artists’ reaction to a terrible event that happened to their community shop in Stretton-under-Fosse. The Malt Kiln Farm Shop Gallery offered an excellent outlet for the work of several new and well-established local artists. Devastatingly, in July 2016, the building was the target of an arson attack which completely destroyed it. In the aftermath of this horrendous experience, a small group of artists bolstered their resolve to overcome the catastrophe by creating more works of art, expressing themselves to prove that their creativity could not be stifled

Visit The Atkins Building website for further information.

Remembrance Sunday

  • Date: 12 November 2017
  • Location: Hinckley War Memorial, Argents Mead
  • Time: 10:30 - 11:30
  • Cost: Free

The annual Remembrance Sunday parade and service in honour and respect of those that have fought for their country in conflict.

Last updated: 15/02/2017 11:32

Christmas lights switch on and Tin Hat Fair

  • Date: 17 November 2017
  • Location: Hinckley Market Place and Town Centre
  • Time: 16:00
  • Cost: Free

The annual Christmas lights switch on, followed by a spectacular fireworks display over St Mary's Church.

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The festive season starts in Hinckley with the Christmas Lights Switch on and Tin Hat fair. There will be lots of entertainment and attractions for all the family throughout the evening.

Leicester Tigers stars Manu Tuilagi and Logovi’l Mulipola will be switching on the lights with the Deputy Mayor at 6.25pm. Please note the slightly earlier start time which is to accommodate a Central News TV crew, who will be broadcasting the event live and need to adhere to their pre-determined slot in the programme schedule. The switch-on will be followed by a fantastic fireworks display over St Mary's church. There will be Santa's grotto, reindeer, live entertainment, market stalls and late night shopping.

The Tin Hat Fair will be in Regent Street on Friday and Saturday Night.

There will be free children's activities in the United Reformed Church from 5.30pm to 7.30pm.

For more information or to book a stall at the event, visit our Christmas Lights switch on web pages nearer the time. 

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