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Bring on the summer at CONKERS

26 June 2018

Daily entertainment for all of the family from 19 July to 2 September 2018 at award-winning visitor attraction

Festival to stage alternative ‘Bosworth’ battle

25 June 2018

This year’s Bosworth Medieval Festival will have a twist on the history-changing Battle of Bosworth – by exploring what would have happened if the outcome had been different and King Richard III had won the day

Twycross Zoo Celebrates Official Launch of Chimpanzee Eden

14 June 2018

Award-winning conservation charity, Twycross Zoo, welcomed VIP guests to an exclusive event to celebrate the launch of its brand new state-of-the art habitat, Chimpanzee Eden

Distilled - Melton Mowbray's first-ever spirits festival next week

5 June 2018

Expert gin distilling workshops available at Spirits Fest 2018 - from 16-17 June 2018 at St Marys Church in Melton Mowbray