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Fleabag, NT Live, Phoenix, 4 Nov

See the hilarious, award-winning, one-woman show that inspired the BBC’s hit TV series Fleabag, broadcast live to cinemas from London’s West End.Written and performed by Phoebe Waller-Bridge (Fleabag, Killing Eve) and directed by Vicky Jones, Fleabag is a rip-roaring look at some sort of woman living her sort of life. Viewing: 8pm.


Bonfire Night, Great Central Railway, Quorn and Woodhouse Eaves, Mon 5 Nov

There will be a huge fire, a firework display, refreshments and children’s rides. It’s a magical night out for all the family. Tickets must be purchased in advance for Bonfire Night and you have a choice of visiting Quorn and Woodhouse Station directly, or travelling in heritage style by train from Loughborough, Rothley or Leicester North stations. Train far inc event price, adults £14, child £10, family (2 adults and up to 3 children) £35.

GC Railway

Winter Cookery Demonstration, The Olive Branch, 5 Nov

Join chef Chris Ansell as he shares his passion, flair and enthusiasm for great food. As winter draws in this demonstration will highlight some winter ingredients, as well as different cooking and preservation methods and classic recipe skills. From 10am and price includes 3 course lunch and wine. £60 per person. Booking Essential: 01780 410 355

Olive Branch

WORD!Slam! with Joelle Taylor, Lydia Towsey and Jamie Thrasivoulou, Fri 8 Nov

The return of WORD!Slam! Great poems, big prizes! With Jamie Thrasivoulou (Bread and Roses award winner and Derby County FC Official Poet), Lydia Towsey and Joelle Taylor – Founder and Artistic Director of the former SLAMbassadors UK, the longest running spoken word education programme in the UK ).

Y Theatre

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