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Great Central Railway to close Greenacres cafe

18 October 2017

The Great Central Railway is closing the Greenacres cafe which is close to its southern terminus at Leicester North station

Loogabarooga Festival opens this week in Loughborough

16 October 2017

Back with a bang from 18-24 October, showcasing the best in children’s illustrated literature

Sponsors sign up for Leicestershire Tourism and Hospitality Awards

12 October 2017

Everards, Leicester City Council, Leicestershire County Council and NVG to sponsor categories at this year’s awards

A frightful Halloween at CONKERS

11 October 2017

Adults-only Halloween Ball on 27 October and Family Halloween nights on 28, 29 and 31 October

Edible Forest Festival hailed a success and 2018 dates announced

11 October 2017

Edible Forest 2018 to take place from 15-17 September at venues across Charnwood Forest

Come and celebrate Bonfire Night at one of the largest fireworks shows in the Midlands

9 October 2017

Spectacular show at CONKERS on 4 November 2017

Look out for fantastic events for little readers as Loogabarooga returns

9 October 2017

Children’s illustrated literature events to take place across Loughborough from 18-24 October

Great Central sets sights on canal bridge as 'next step' for reunification

5 October 2017

Work likely to take place in autumn 2018

CONKERS previews new Sonic Halloween film in 4D

2 October 2017

Part of half-term adventures and activities from 14 October

Look out for unique book benches in Loughborough during Loogabarooga 17

2 October 2017

New Clarice Bean book bench is latest addition to Loogabarooga book benches, located around the town during October