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It’s a hat-trick as three county attractions are shortlisted for tourism awards

9 November 2018

Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre, the 1620s House & Garden and the Century Theatre have been selected to compete in the Leicestershire Promotions Tourism & Hospitality Awards 2018

Watch out for the Winter Wonderland at CONKERS

6 November 2018

Live reindeer, snow covered landscape, real grotto, elf tours and shows from 1-24 December 2018

Countdown to Leicestershire Tourism Forum

1 November 2018

Tourism organisations can pick up practical tips to help their business grow at this city and county event - to be held on 8 November 2018 at Sketchley Grange Hotel, Hinckley

Finalists announced for Leicestershire Tourism & Hospitality Awards 2018

26 October 2018

Over 100 local businesses to compete in major awards ceremony at Athena, Leicester on 29 November 2018

Hello… and goodbye!

16 October 2018

College Court's Head of Sales & Marketing role changes hands between two key members of staff as one leaves and another is promoted

Halloween nights at CONKERS

15 October 2018

Haunted woods, ghost trains and a Halloween ball provide frightening family fun from 27-31 October 2018

A slice of chocolate heaven at this year's ChocFest

10 October 2018

Festival celebrating all things chocolate returns to Melton Mowbray from 17-18 November 2018

Family fireworks and laser show at CONKERS

10 October 2018

Visitor attraction is hosting a fantastic night of fireworks, laser show and kids’ entertainment from 3-4 November 2018

Conkers launches new underground adventure experience

8 October 2018

The Warrens offers over 70 metres of tunnels for young visitors to explore

October half-term fun at CONKERS

5 October 2018

Live entertainment, magic, science, animals, and acrobatic shows from 22 October to 9 November