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Donisthorpe Village Fun Day

When 8th September, 1pm until 6pm

A fun packed event for all the family. Featuring all the old favourites, from stalls to test your skills and patience to classics like the tombola and our local favourite the ‘Everyone's a winner’ stall, the event has something for everyone in the family. Hosted in the grounds around the Halfway House in Donisthorpe there will be bar and food available from Ash’s ‘burger van’. For those with sweeter teeth, there will be ice cream and popcorn too. There will also be races for the kids’ and the opportunity to beat the local Donisthorpe FC goal keeper in a penalty...

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Thringstone Art Group Summer Exhibition

When 17th August - 26th August, Weekdays 3-9pm, Weekends afternoons

Exhibition of paintings by local artists in Thringstone at the Charles Booth Centre

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Coalville Novice and Junior Triathlon

When 25th August, Approx 8am

The Triathlon starts with a swim at the leisure centre and the bike and run in the local area. Adults (16 and over) 400 swim - 20K bike - 5K run or 200 swim - 10K bike - 2.5K run Juniors (8-15) 100 swim - 3K bike - 1K r

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Summer Fayre (with Craft Fayre)

When 26th August, 10:30am - 3pm

St Peter's Church, Bardon Hill would like to invite you to our Summer Fayre will be held at Christ Church, London Road, Coalville LE67 3J

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Twilight Walk

When 30th August, 7.15-9.15pm

As the sun begins to set, experience the beauty of twilight on this guided walk in the park.

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Chatsworth Country Fair

When 30th August - 1st September, 9am - 5pm

The Chatsworth Country Fair is one of England's most spectacular annual outdoor events. Held in the Chatsworth Park in the heart of the Peak District in Derbyshire, it attracts visitors from all over the country for a family fun day out.

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Leicester Pride

When 31st August, 12noon

Leicester Pride is Leicester’s annual Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) festival, held each year.

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Country Food and Drink Fair

When 1st September, 10am-4pm

Celebrate local food that's grown, raised, baked or caught within a 30-mile radius of Calke.


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Cheeki Monkeys Baby & Children's Market

When 1st September, 13.00 - 15.00

Children's Entertainers, Crafters, Car Booters - Would you like to have the chance to sell at one Big Event?? Book your stall at the Baby & Children's Market in Blackfordby, near Swadlincote & Ashby. Click www.cheekimonkeys.co.uk/calendar and look for the 1st September

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Funhouse Comedy Club

When 5th September, 7.30pm doors. 8.15pm start

STEPHEN GRANT MANDY MUDEN Sally-Anne Hayward Compere Spiky Mike

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Ashby Castle WI

When 5th September, 2.00pm - 4.00pm

Polly Morgans will give an illustrated talk on The Great British Flower Revival and short floral demonstration. Visitors are very welcome.

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Melbourne wine and social circle

When 6th September, 19.30 -21.30pm

Come and join us at the next Melbourne wine and and social circle event. The theme of the evening will be'Beer tasting' from Calke Park breweries with information about the various beers.The evening starts at 19.30pm until 21.30 pm.We will be meeting at the Senior citizens centre Church street Melbourne on Friday Sept.6th. For further details contact the social secretary on 01332 863602 as we need to know numbers coming.

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