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National Space Centre

National Space Centre, Exploration Drive, Leicester, LE4 5NS

Imagine one of the largest displays of LEGO ever created in the UK. Now you don’t have to imagine it, as the National Space Centre joins forces with the Brickish Association to create a weekend dedicated to the iconic colourful plastic bric

  • Rail station: Leicester (3 miles)
  • Parking: with charge
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Bradgate Park, Newtown Linford

Bradgate Park & Swithland Wood, Bradgate Park, Newtown Linford, Leicestershire, LE6 0HE

Come along and learn about some of the history of the Park. Led by one of our volunteers, the walk will start at Newtown Linford main gates and finish at the Visitor Centre. It will last approximately 1hour.

Thu 8 Mar 2018
  • 11:30 to 12:30
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Rail station: Leicester (5 miles)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Free entry
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Great Central Railway, Loughborough

Great Central Railway, Loughborough Central Station, Great Central Road, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 1RW

Join us for an afternoon/evening 'Diesel Running Friday' featuring 'Peak' D123. For a rover fare of just £17 (GCR's normal rover fare), the event offers up to 5 round trips between Loughborough Central and Leicester North.

  • Rail station: Loughbrough (1 mile)
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National Space Centre

National Space Centre, Exploration Drive, Leicester, LE4 5NS

Space Lates have been created for people who want to know more – those who have an interest in astronomy, space missions, and the exciting research happening here in the UK, around the world, and out in space.

  • Rail station: Leicester (3 miles)
  • Parking: with charge
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The Owl and the Pussycat

Curve, Rutland Street, Leicester, LE1 1SB

The Owl and the Pussycat live in a dull and dusty world, so imagine how shocked and surprised they are when a stupendous storm sweeps them out of the window, SPLASH!

  • Rail station: Leicester (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
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An Officer and a Gentleman

Curve, Rutland Street, Leicester, LE1 1SB

Meet members of the show’s cast and creative team, with a Q&A over coffee. Followed by a tour of the set with a member of the stage management team.

  • Rail station: Leicester (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
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Spring bird walk

Bradgate Park & Swithland Wood, Bradgate Park, Newtown Linford, Leicestershire, LE6 0HE

Spring is an excellent time to discover some of the birds that can be found in Bradgate Park. At this time of the year, the activity of our resident birds will be increasing as the breeding season gets underway.

Sun 22 Apr 2018
  • 09:00 to 11:25
  • Rail station: Leicester (5 miles)
  • Parking: with charge
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The Little Mermaid

Curve, Rutland Street, Leicester, LE1 1SB

When a young mermaid is finally allowed her first glimpse of life beyond the ocean, she is enthralled by what she sees. After falling desperately in love with a man, she will do anything she can to live a human life.

  • Rail station: Leicester (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
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Agatha Christie

Curve, Rutland Street, Leicester, LE1 1SB

A whirlwind romance with a handsome and charming stranger sweeps Cecily Harrington off her feet and she recklessly abandons her old life to settle in the remote and blissful surroundings of a country cottage

  • Rail station: Leicester (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
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Signatures

Curve, Rutland Street, Leicester, LE1 1SB

Signatures will showcase several excerpts of work in development; thought provoking, explorative and always innovative.

  • Rail station: Leicester (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
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Autograph

Curve, Rutland Street, Leicester, LE1 1SB

Autograph is a platform which supports emerging dance artists as they progress in their careers and create new work.

  • Rail station: Leicester (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
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Urban Jazz Dance Company

Curve, Rutland Street, Leicester, LE1 1SB

Presenting a mixed bill of work exploring identity, spirituality and communication, Urban Jazz Dance Company will leave you mesmerised by raising awareness around Deaf issues via the performing arts and syncopation of urban jazz rhythms.

  • Rail station: Leicester (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
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National Space Centre

National Space Centre, Exploration Drive, Leicester, LE4 5NS

Combining stories, songs and trails, Small Space days are the fun and interactive way for young children to continue their early educational development.

  • Rail station: Leicester (3 miles)
  • Parking: with charge
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CURVE Leicester

Curve, Rutland Street, Leicester, LE1 1SB

A pioneer for the development of African people’s dance worldwide, French-Sengalese choreographer Germaine Acogny is heralded as the ‘Mother of Contemporary African Dance.’

  • Rail station: Leicester (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
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The Marriage of Figaro

Curve, Rutland Street, Leicester, LE1 1SB

English Touring Opera presents an energetic new production of one of the world’s most beloved operas, Mozart’s classic comedy The Marriage of Figaro. Sung in English with surtitles.

  • Rail station: Leicester (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
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CURVE Leicester

Curve, Rutland Street, Leicester, LE1 1SB

English Touring Opera’s Puccini: Il Tabarro and Gianni Schicchi Sung in Italian with English surtitles.

  • Rail station: Leicester (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
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Crazy for You

Curve, Rutland Street, Leicester, LE1 1SB

High energy, high kicking and gloriously glamorous, the acclaimed Watermill Theatre production of Crazy For You is the ultimate feel-good musical.

  • Rail station: Leicester (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
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Some Mothers do 'ave 'em

Curve, Rutland Street, Leicester, LE1 1SB

Everyone’s favourite 1970s classic TV comedy, Some Mothers Do ‘Ave ‘Em is back with Joe Pasquale starring as the loveable accident-prone Frank Spencer, Sarah Earnshaw as his wife Betty and Susie Blake as his disapproving Mother-in-Law, Mrs

  • Rail station: Leicester (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
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Leicester Caribbean Carnival, Victoria Park, Leicester, LE2

Celebrate Leicester’s diverse cultures and experience the traditions of the Caribbean in one colourful celebrations at the Caribbean Carnival!

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What the Ladybird Heard

Curve, Rutland Street, Leicester, LE1 1SB

Hefty Hugh and Lanky Len have a cunning plan to steal the farmer’s fine prize cow. But they reckon without the tiniest, quietest creature of all: The Ladybird has a plan of her own.

  • Rail station: Leicester (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
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Autumn bird walk at Bradgate Park

Bradgate Park & Swithland Wood, Bradgate Park, Newtown Linford, Leicestershire, LE6 0HE

Autumn is a magical time in the Park, not only for the famous Deer Rut, but for many of our birds. We should see plenty of finch and tit flocks, winter thrushes, wild fowl on the River Lin and birds of prey including Buzzard and Kestrel.

Sun 28 Oct 2018
  • 09:00 to 11:25
  • Rail station: Leicester (5 miles)
  • Parking: with charge
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CURVE Leicester

Curve, Rutland Street, Leicester, LE1 1SB

As part of our 10th Birthday celebrations next year, join us at Christmas for the joyous festive favourite, Irving Berlin’s White Christmas.

  • Rail station: Leicester (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
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