Welcome to the What's On Page

The What's On page is designed to highlight forthcoming events in the Charnwood area. These will include festivals, music, dance, talks, fun runs and anything else that will, hopefully, be of interest to members.

If you have any suggestions for material that can be placed in this area please do not hesitate to contact the Webmaster.


Alice Hawkins and Votes for Women (Sun 28 Oct 2018 to 24 Feb 2019)
Fearon Hall Christmas Fair, (Saturday 15 December 2018)


Do Something, Jake, Mountsorrel, (Sunday 20 January 2019)
Matthew Biggs, Newton Linford Gardening Club Celebrity Speaker (Tuesday 26 Febuary, 2019)

Alice Hawkins and Votes for Women, New Walk Museum and Art Gallery, Leicester, Sunday 28 October 2018 to 24 February 2019)

Leicester is one of seven cities in the Centenary Cities project marking 100 years of votes for women. 

The activities include an exhibition at New Walk Museum and Art Gallery which looks at the stories of people who fought for women's suffrage including Alice Hawkins, Emmeline Pankhurst and Sophia Duleep Singh.

There will also be 'light' performances in New Market Square on Sunday 3 March 2019. Each performance lasts 30 minutes and uses incredible light projections onto the Corn Exchange building with music to tell Alice's story.

Further details of the exhibition and a link to the leaflet that gives details of the light show can be found by clicking this link.

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Christmas Fair, 11:00am - 2:00 pm, Fearon Hall, Saturday 15 December, 2018

The Christmas Fair at Fearon Hall will have crafts, food and music.

There will be a variety of stalls ranging from jewellery to handmade knits.

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Do Something Jake, Hall, 7:00pm - 10:00pm, Mountsorrel Memorial Hall, Sunday 20 January, 2019

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Filmed in Loughborough, Quorn, Mountsorrel and surrounding areas this film tells the story of Jake, an introvert, illiterate and unable to hold down a basic job.

More details about the film and ticket prices etc. can be found by clicking on this link.

Matthew Biggs, Celebrity Speaker at Newtown Linford's Gardening Club,  7:30pm, Village Hall, Newtown Linford, Tuesday 26 February, 2019

Newtown Linford's Gardening club offer visitors the chance to come and listen to Matthew Biggs who is a regular panelist on Gardeners' Question Time. You will need to book.

Tickets cost 12 and may be obtained from David Couling Tel: 01530 242 452 or by email 32couling@gmail.com

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