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Events for 21 Jul 2019 - 27 Jul 2019

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The Misterones

  • Date: 21 July 2019
  • Location: Hollycroft Park, Shakespeare Drive, Hinckley, LE10 0BG
  • Time: 15:00 - 17:00
  • Cost: Free

Performance of '60s and '70s music in Hollycroft Park.

This event is organised by Friends of Hollycroft Park as part of their summer Events in the Park programme.

For more information visit the Friends of Hollycroft Park website

 

Discover the Bosworth Romans

  • Date: 20 July 2019 - 21 July 2019
  • Every day
  • Location: Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre
  • Time: 10:30 - 16:00
  • Cost: £8 adults, £5 children

Join local experts and re-enactors to explore the rich Romano British heritage of the area, from a local Temple of Mars to the possible site of Boudicca's last stand.

Join our local experts and roman re-enactors to discover the exciting story of the Romans who trod the very fields where over a thousand years later the Battle of Bosworth was fought.

The day includes a full programme of talks, re-enactment displays suitable for families, along with an exhibition of the amazing objects discovered on the Bosworth Temple site and activities with the Young Archaeologists Club.

For more details and to book tickets: Discover the Romans at Bosworth Battlefield (bosworthbattlefield.org.uk)

Atkins Gallery Annual Open Exhibition

  • Date: 15 July 2019 - 16 August 2019
  • Every day
  • Location: Atkins Building and Gallery, Lower Bond Street, LE10 1QU
  • Time: 8:30 - 5:30
  • Cost: Free to view, submission of artwork £12 for up to three pieces

The popular Atkins Gallery Open Exhibition returns this summer with 2019 celebrating the Hansom Cab and Hinckley’s contribution to the transport industry.

The theme of this year’s Open Exhibition is Travels and Transport with 2D and 3D interpretations of the theme welcome. Your piece could be about a physical or personal journey, a favourite vehicle you’ve owned or would like to own, views and experiences from your travels from home and abroad, inspiration from heritage transport like the Hansom Cab or the Flying Scotsman, inspiration from daily or special journeys or different ways of travelling by land, sea or air.

Submission dates for your transport and journey inspired pieces are 1 July to 5 July at Atkins Building Reception between 8:30am to 5:30pm, costing £12 for up to three pieces with the exhibition opening on 15 July.

Download a copy of the Open Exhibition pack (atkinsbuilding.co.uk)
 

Let's dance

  • Date: 28 January 2019 - 16 December 2019
  • Every week
  • Location: Greentowers, Richmond Road, Hinckley LE10 0DZ
  • Time: 20:00 - 21:00
  • Cost: £5 per class

Every Monday evening for adults who want to dance for fun.

Dance routine styles: modern jazz, lyrical/theatre craft, disco/freestyle and ballet.

Teacher, Elaine Atkins (IDTA) said "You do not have to have danced before. If you have a good sense of rhythm and co-ordination, this is the class for you. Wear whatever you are comfortable in, plus trainers or dance shoes."

For further information, telephone 01455 840052 or email dandeatkins@yahoo.co.uk

Blast off!

  • Date: 22 July 2019
  • Location: Earl Shilton Library, Wood Street, Earl Shilton, Leics. LE9 7NE.
  • Time: 10:30 - 11:30
  • Cost: £2 per child.

Blast off with award-winning author Jane Clarke in a fun and interactive session based around her Al's Awesome Science series.

Suitable for children aged five to nine years old. Pre-booking is essential.

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