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Chance to try squirrel and other unusual pies at PieFest 2017

24 July 2017

There will be a diverse range of pies for visitors to try at this year’s PieFest event, to be held in Melton Mowbray from 29-30 July 2017

Edible Forest Festival returns to Charnwood

18 July 2017

A feast of food and drink events showcasing local produce in iconic settings, taking place from 15-17 September 2017

New shows planned for family readers at Loogabarooga 2017

17 July 2017

Children can enjoy Charlie & Lola, Hairy Maclary, Little Howard and the Festival’s first Comic Fair and Dog Show from 18-24 October 2017

New Waterstones Children's Laureate, Lauren Child to headline Loogabarooga 2017

4 July 2017

Major Children’s Illustrated Literature Festival returns to Loughborough for third year from 18-24 October 2017

New family short break for visitors to Stratford and Warwick

3 July 2017

Stay Play Explore Warwickshire offers choice of 3 from 11 fantastic family visitor attractions in the home of William Shakespeare, plus overnight stay at 4 star hotel