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Glamping with the stars

30 April 2015

New family break combines rocket launches and space experiments with overnight glamping experience in rural Leicestershire

Leicester Café Rouge to reveal fantastic new look... and magnificent new menu

24 April 2015

Café Rouge will be unveiling a beautifully redesigned bistro over at Highcross Shopping Centre on April 24th and a brand new menu as well

50th exhibitor signs up to UK's largest cheese fair

23 April 2015

Caws Rhyd y Delyn from Anglesey to showcase cheese products at Artisan Cheese Fair 2015 from 2-3 May 2015 at Melton Mowbray Cattle Market, Leicestershire

East Mids outperforms London hotel market

22 April 2015

Hotels in the East Midlands outperformed London counterparts in the race for revenue growth during 2014 as occupancy levels across the UK hit a ten-year high, according to the findings of a new report

Outdoor activities for the kids at CONKERS during May

22 April 2015

Wide range of outdoor family activities lined up for May Day Weekend 2-4 May and Activity Weekend from 9-10 May

Corporate adventure days in the great outdoors at CONKERS

20 April 2015

New opportunities for corporate team building and activity days including outdoor adventures, water sports, bush crafts, assault course and new high and low ropes adventure opening in July

Giraffes are back at Twycross Zoo

20 April 2015

Twycross Zoo welcomes the return of giraffes in brand new exhibit

New Head Chef at Scalford Hall

16 April 2015

Only a few days into the job and already making a positive impact is Scalford Hall Hotel's newest member - Head Chef Kevin Mullett

Swapmeet Switch

14 April 2015

But historic Railway-ana event remains at Quorn

Four Leicester and Leicestershire tourism businesses announced as finalists in the 2015 VisitEngland

7 April 2015

The Dandelion Hideaway, The Exchange, Hotel Maiyango and National Space Centre shortlisted for national tourism awards

Three millionth visitor anticipated

7 April 2015

After another record breaking weekend, the National Space Centre anticipates the 3 millionth visitor will be welcomed to the Centre tomorrow (08/04/2015)