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Artisan Cheese Fair returns in May 2018

28 March 2018

UK’s largest cheese fair with over 60 cheesemakers and 300 cheeses - 5-6 May 2018, Livestock Market, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire

Bosworth showcases its visitor offer in English Tourism Week

28 March 2018

Hinckley & Bosworth MP, David Tredinnick will be sampling the best of Bosworth’s tourism offer at a showcase event organised as part of English Tourism Week running 17-25 March

Local MPs turn out for English Tourism Week

26 March 2018

Series of events across Leicestershire celebrated annual tourism industry celebration

New guide for visitors to Loughborough and Charnwood

23 March 2018

Information on things to do, places to visit, shopping, events, getting around, accommodation, and eating and drinking

New guide for visitors to Hinckley and Bosworth

22 March 2018

Information on things to do, places to visit, shopping, events, getting around, accommodation, and eating and drinking

Search is on for best tourism businesses in Leicestershire

20 March 2018

Seven new categories in Leicestershire Promotions Tourism & Hospitality Awards 2018

Celebrating great days out in and around Leicestershire

19 March 2018

New guide launched to provide visitors with information on events and festivals, visitor attractions, accommodation, and places to eat and drink

New Family Coaster Spins into Action at Twinlakes Park

19 March 2018

Twinlakes shows off its new £4,000,000 family spinning roller coaster attraction, ‘The Rum Runner’, the East Midlands' only family spinning roller coaster which is situated within the Buccaneers Zone inside the 110 acre theme park

Belvoir Castle reveals exciting plans for The Engine Yard

16 March 2018

There is a great air of anticipation at Belvoir Castle, which has revealed more details of its exciting new retail space opening in May opposite the Castle entrance

Food & Drink Festival bigger and better than ever

15 March 2018

Market Harborough’s Food & Drink Festival promises to be even bigger and better when it returns to the town on Saturday 4 August and Sunday 5 August 2018

Week dedicated to tourism gets under way as England prepares to celebrate

15 March 2018

VisitEngland is shining a spotlight on the country’s tourism industry in a week devoted to travel and exploration during English Tourism Week (ETW) 17-25 March 2018

A happy Easter to be had by all at CONKERS

12 March 2018

Fun entertainment, shows, and indoor and outdoor activities for families from 24 March to 15 April 2018