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MON 17 SEPT – FRI 21 SEPT 2018

MON 17 SEPT – FRI 21 SEPT 2018

An Evening with Pam Ayres, The Curve, Tue 18 Sept

Pam Ayres has been making the nation laugh for over 40 years. Funny and warm, her charming understated manner belies a rare comic precision. Her hair-trigger timing, her eye for the absurd details of everyday life, and unforgettable turn of phrase, combine to make her a true national treasure. Show starts 7:30pm, tickets are £22 and can be bought online here.

The Curve, Rutland Street, Leicester, LE1 1SB

Raiders Of The Lost Ark In Concert, De Montfort Hall, Tue 18 Sept 

Relive the magic on the silver screen with the original great adventure… Raiders of the Lost Ark… with John Williams’ epic score performed live to picture by a full symphony orchestra. Show starts 7:30pm with tickets priced from £26.50, available online here.

De Montfort Hall, Granville Rd, Leicester LE1 7RU

Dave Gorman, De Montfort Hall, Wed 19 – Thur 20 Sept

Back with new live show ‘With Great PowerPoint Comes Great Responsibility Point’ brings a more detailed analysis of those parts of life you’ve never stopped to think about before. Show starts at 8pm, all tickets £29 can be bought online here.

De Montfort Hall, Granville Rd, Leicester LE1 7RU

The Market Harborough Food Fair, Thur 20 Sept

A great mix of hot food and ambient foods to take home and enjoy. With  South African street food, German Street food, homemade cakes, fresh bread, veggie and vegan food, sausages, coffee beans and much more! 9am – 3pm, more information can be found here.

The Square, Market Harborough, LE16

Pudding Club, Wistow Cafe Bistro, Thu 20 Sept 

Wet your appetite with a light warm salad supper, followed by 5 homemade puddings! It’s £20 per person and a £10 deposit per person is required on booking. Avoid disappointment and book today! Feel free to bring your own alcohol. 7pm,

Wistow Rural Centre, Kibworth Road, Wistow, LE8 0QF

Hinckley Farmers’ Market, Thu 20 Sept

Providing an excellent range of fresh, seasonal, locally produced food from the surrounding area.
Why not come along and sample some of the gastronomic delights that the local area has to offer? Producers at the market offer free tastings and can give some great cookery tips. 9:30am – 4pm for more information click here.

Castle Street, Hinckley, LE10 1AA

Beer Festival, Great Central Railway, Loughborough, Thur 20 Sept – Sun 23 Sept

The annual beer festival returns for its eleventh year and is better than ever! Take your taste buds on a sentimental journey during this 4-day beer festival and work your way through 70 guest beers from different breweries; ciders and perry too; plus (new this year at Quorn) Burleighs gins, cocktails and Prosecco. Trains are running on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. £4 to enter but best of all it’s free to anyone buying a ticket to travel on the steam trains that weekend.

GCR, Great Central Road, Loughborough, LE11 1RW


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