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May 2019

May

25

Apollo 10 – Almost There

Saturday, Saturday, May 25, 2019
National Space Centre, Leicester

Join us for our Apollo packed May Half Term as we discover just how Charlie Brown and Snoopy nearly landed on the Moon. This dress rehearsal for a Moon landing brought the Apollo lunar module to 8.


May

26

Wind chime ceramics workshop

Sunday, Sunday, May 26, 2019
Katherine Fortnum Ceramics, Market Harborough

In this Workshop you will create a Wind chime; hand built, designed and decorated by you. You will be shown a variety of decoration methods to help your creative juices flow .


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May

27

Hedgehog pencil holder family day ceramics worksho

Monday, Monday, May 27, 2019
Katherine Fortnum Ceramics, Market Harborough

Visit my workshop on one of my family only days, these days are perfect for those creative family activities, turn up and get messy playing with clay! ​Today's activity is creating a Hedgehog pencil holder! Monday 27th May, 10am - 1pm 3 hour workshops £34 per person *Clay & bisque firing included - Young children under 11 years - Due to limited space, if a parent/guardian wishes to attend they will be required to pay their place as they will be taking a child's place (£26, you are welcome to take part!) - Please be assured I am fully DBS checked - Session runs for up to 3 hours - Only 6 places available in each session so book your place in advance - Minimum of 4 attendees per session or session will have to be cancelled, why not book in a pair! Held at Katherine Fortnum Ceramics Workshop - 15 Knoll Street, Market Harborough Leics, LE169QR.


May

30

Speed Dating in Leicester

Thursday, Thursday, May 30, 2019
Halcyon Kitchen, Leicester

Leicester Speed Dating How speed dating in Leicester works A great event to go to is Speed Dating in Leicester. How it works is our friendly professional hosts will greet you and they will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the Speed Dating evening.


June 2019

June

6

England Women v Windies Women - 1st ODI

Thursday, Thursday, June 6, 2019
Leicestershire County Cricket Club, Leicester

Tickets now on sale! Venue: Leicestershire County Cricket Club, Grace Rd Grace Road, Leicester, LE2 8AD Price Adult: GBP 10.0 Senior / Under 22: GBP 8.


June

8

Funhouse Comedy Club - Comedy Night in Lutterworth

Saturday, Saturday, June 8, 2019
The Piano Room Lutterworth, Leicestershire

Funhouse Comedy Club, brings another laughter-packed night to The Piano Room, Lutterworth on Saturday June 8th. Headlining will be the effortlessly engaging Andrew Bird, who was the support act on Michael McIntyre's recent arena tour and has also supported Rhod Gilbert and Lee Hurst on tour, as well as performing internationally.


June

12

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Wednesday, Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Nevill Holt, Market Harborough

2018 saw Nevill Holt Opera open their stunning 400-seat theatre designed by Stirling Prize winning architects Witherford Watson Mann in conjunction with theatre designers Sound Space Vision, acclaimed as a place that can make opera feel fresh and alive (The Observer). The 2019 summer festival will open with a new production of Benjamin Britten’s magical A Midsummer Night’s Dream directed by Anna Morrissey (Noye’s Fludde 2017) and designed by Simon Kenny (Le Nozze di Figaro 2018).


June

13

Speed Dating in Leicester

Thursday, Thursday, June 13, 2019
Halcyon Kitchen, Leicester

Leicester Speed Dating How speed dating in Leicester works A great event to go to is Speed Dating in Leicester. How it works is our friendly professional hosts will greet you and they will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the Speed Dating evening.


June

15

The FAB Worlds of Anderson

Saturday, Saturday, June 15, 2019
National Space Centre, Leicester

Responsible for creating some of the best loved children’s science fiction shows, the fantastic and futuristic legacy of the husband and wife team of Gerry And Sylvia Anderson is celebrated in this very special weekend. A world featuring some of the most iconic space vehicles ever imagined.


June

16

THE SECRET GARDEN

Sunday, Sunday, June 16, 2019
Beaumanor Hall, Loughborough

This summer, join young Mary Lennox on a journey of discovery as she is sent to her uncle’s house in the countryside, where mysteries and secrets lurk round every corner..


June

18

POPSTARS THE 90S MUSICAL

Tuesday, Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Concordia Theatre Hinckley, Hinckley

It's boyband vs girlband in this hilarious brand new musical which is set in a school in the 1990's where Mark is head over heels in love with his girlfriend, Queen Bee, Shannon Van de Witt. When Shannon learns that pop-band impresario Simon Austin is the surprise judge at the State Talent Show she dumps him for her chance at showbiz stardom.


June

22

Muslim Marriage Events Leicester

Saturday, Saturday, June 22, 2019
Tipu Sultan Restaurant, Oadby

We are holding the next muslim marriage events on Saturday 22nd June 2019 at Tipu Sultan Restaurant, 36 The Parade, Oadby, LE2 5BF. Open Event (Open to all British Muslim Professionals) An event to provide a platform for people seeking partners in marriage is now taking place.


June

23

Bird feeder ceramics workshop

Sunday, Sunday, June 23, 2019
Katherine Fortnum Ceramics, Market Harborough

In this Workshop you will create a Bird Feeder; hand built, designed and decorated by you. You will be shown a variety of decoration methods to help your creative juices flow .


Wally Funk’s Race for Space

Sunday, Sunday, June 23, 2019
National Space Centre, Leicester

In 1961, Wally Funk was among the Mercury 13, the first group of American pilots to pass the ‘Women in Space’ programme. Wally sailed through a series of rigorous physical and mental tests, with one of her scores beating all the male Mercury 7 astronauts’, including John Glenn’s, the first American in orbit.


June

26

Cosi Fan Tutte

Wednesday, Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Nevill Holt, Market Harborough

2018 saw Nevill Holt Opera open their stunning 400-seat theatre designed by Stirling Prize winning architects Witherford Watson Mann in conjunction with theatre designers Sound Space Vision, acclaimed as a place that can make opera feel fresh and alive (The Observer). Nevill Holt Opera welcomes another female director Adele Thomas (Berenice, Linbury Studio, Royal Opera House; Eyam, The Oresteia, Shakespeare’s Globe; Cosi fan Tutte, Northern Ireland Opera) who will take the helm of an elegant art-deco staging of Cosi Fan Tutte - Mozart’s high energy tale of love, temptation and partner-swapping.


June

27

Speed Dating in Leicester

Thursday, Thursday, June 27, 2019
Bruxelles, Leicester

Leicester Speed Dating How speed dating in Leicester works A great event to go to is Speed Dating in Leicester. How it works is our friendly professional hosts will greet you and they will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the Speed Dating evening.


June

29

Return of the Garrison

Saturday, Saturday, June 29, 2019
National Space Centre, Leicester

The National Space Centre, 501st UK Garrison, Rebel Legion, Galactic Academy and Mandalorian Mercs are joining forces to celebrate 20 years of The Phantom Menace with an amazing fan and family charity event. With costume characters, exhibitions, talks, workshops and the all-important Parade, this year the Force returns to reveal itself to the Jedi! Meet your Favourite Characters! Thanks to the 501st UK Garrison, Rebel Legion, Galactic Academy and the Mandalorian Mercenaries, we will be joined by over 100 characters from film, comic, game and animation.


July 2019

July

2

England Women v Australia Women - 1st Ashes ODI

Tuesday, Tuesday, July 2, 2019
Leicestershire County Cricket Club, Leicester

Tickets now on sale! Venue: Leicestershire County Cricket Club, Grace Rd Grace Road, Leicester, LE2 8AD Price Adult: GBP 12.0 Senior / Under 22: GBP 10.


July

4

England Women v Australia Women - 2nd Ashes ODI

Thursday, Thursday, July 4, 2019
Leicestershire County Cricket Club, Leicester

Tickets on sale now! Venue: Leicestershire County Cricket Club, Grace Rd Grace Road, Leicester, LE2 8AD Price Adult: GBP 12.0 Senior / Under 22: GBP 10.


July

11

Noisily Festival of Music & Arts 2019

Thursday, Thursday, July 11, 2019
Noseley Hall, Leicestershire

With the aim of inspiring personal growth, connection and social responsibility through art, music and healing, Noisily takes place in the beautiful Coney Woods in Leicestershire and will be soundtracked by first wave names from the worlds of dub, house, techno and drum & bass such as Extrawelt, Mad Professor, LTJ Bukem & MC Ruthless, Icicle, vertical, Captain Hook, S.P.


Speed Dating in Leicester

Thursday, Thursday, July 11, 2019
Bruxelles, Leicester

Leicester Speed Dating How speed dating in Leicester works A great event to go to is Speed Dating in Leicester. How it works is our friendly professional hosts will greet you and they will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the Speed Dating evening.


July

19

Leicestershire Foxes v Lancashire Lightning T20

Friday, Friday, July 19, 2019
Leicestershire County Cricket Club, Leicester

Tickets are now on sale and can be secured via our website with savings on advance ticket purchases. Venue: Leicestershire County Cricket Club, Grace Rd Grace Road, Leicester, LE2 8AD Price Adult: GBP 15.


July

20

Magic of Thailand Festival in Leicester

Saturday, Saturday, July 20, 2019
Victoria Park, Leicester

A two day Thai Festival to experience the taste of Thailand this summer at Victoria Park, Leicester is brought to you by Magic of Thailand. Treat yourself to a weekend wonder and bring along your families and friends to feel a touch of Thai culture, where you can challenge your taste buds and feast your eyes on world class food and performances.


July

23

Leicestershire Foxes v Yorkshire Vikings T20

Tuesday, Tuesday, July 23, 2019
Leicestershire County Cricket Club, Leicester

Tickets are now on sale and can be secured via our website with savings on advance ticket purchases. Venue: Leicestershire County Cricket Club, Grace Rd Grace Road, Leicester, LE2 8AD Price Adult: GBP 15.


July

25

WUTHERING HEIGHTS

Thursday, Thursday, July 25, 2019
Abbey Pumping Station Museum , Leicester

This year, Chapterhouse Theatre Company is proud to present the wild and tempestuous love story of Emily Brontë’s Wuthering Heights, set on the beautiful and mysterious Yorkshire moors. This tale of passion and revenge has thrilled readers and audiences alike for generations and now, in an adaptation by award-winning writer Laura Turner, is set to entrance Chapterhouse audiences for an evening of theatre beneath the stars.


July

26

Leicestershire Foxes v Durham Jets T20

Friday, Friday, July 26, 2019
Leicestershire County Cricket Club, Leicester

Tickets are now on sale and can be secured via our website with savings on advance ticket purchases. Venue: Leicestershire County Cricket Club, Grace Rd Grace Road, Leicester, LE2 8AD Price Adult: GBP 15.


August 2019

August

1

Speed Dating in Leicester

Thursday, Thursday, August 1, 2019
Halcyon Kitchen, Leicester

Leicester Speed Dating How speed dating in Leicester works A great event to go to is Speed Dating in Leicester. How it works is our friendly professional hosts will greet you and they will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the Speed Dating evening.


August

3

Grease - Outdoor Cinema Event

Saturday, Saturday, August 3, 2019
Leicestershire County Cricket Club, Leicester

You are welcome to bring a picnic and a blanket or deck chairs as you sit back and relax on the cricket outfield as the film is shown on the big screen. We will be offering traditional cinema food and drink so expect to see popcorn, hot dogs, sweet stall and much more on sale so you can enjoy the movie in style! Get your outfits ready as there will be prizes for the best dressed characters! There will also be children’s activities including a bouncy castle and face painting.


August

4

Outdoor Cinema - The Greatest Showman

Sunday, Sunday, August 4, 2019
Leicestershire County Cricket Club, Leicester

We will be offering traditional cinema food and drink so expect to see popcorn, hot dogs, sweet stall and much more on sale so you can enjoy the movie in style! There will also be children’s activities including a bouncy castle and face painting. Venue: Leicestershire County Cricket Club, Grace Rd Grace Road, Leicester, LE2 8AD Price Adult: GBP 8.


August

7

Leicestershire Foxes v Birmingham Bears T20

Wednesday, Wednesday, August 7, 2019
Leicestershire County Cricket Club, Leicester

Tickets are now on sale and can be secured via our website with savings on advance ticket purchases. Venue: Leicestershire County Cricket Club, Grace Rd Grace Road, Leicester, LE2 8AD Price Adult: GBP 15.


August

15

Speed Dating in Leicester

Thursday, Thursday, August 15, 2019
Bruxelles, Leicester

Leicester Speed Dating How speed dating in Leicester works A great event to go to is Speed Dating in Leicester. How it works is our friendly professional hosts will greet you and they will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the Speed Dating evening.


August

17

West End stars perform an evening of Queen

Saturday, Saturday, August 17, 2019
Leicestershire County Cricket Club, Leicester

Featuring dozens of hits from an astonishing back catalogue, this is an amazing concert evening no Queen fan should miss! Venue: Leicestershire County Cricket Club, Grace Rd Grace Road, Leicester, LE2 8AD Price Standing: GBP 24.0 Links: Tickets: https://go.


August

18

An Evening at the Musicals

Sunday, Sunday, August 18, 2019
Leicestershire County Cricket Club, Leicester

Featuring songs from Wicked, Sound of Music, Jersey Boys, Mamma Mia, Phantom, plus many more it’s a show no Musicals fan would want to miss! Venue: Leicestershire County Cricket Club, Grace Rd Grace Road, Leicester, LE2 8AD Price Seated Tickets: GBP 28.0 Standing On Pitch Ticket: GBP 24.


August

20

Cupcake pot family day ceramics workshop

Tuesday, Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Katherine Fortnum Ceramics, Market Harborough

Visit my workshop on one of my family only days, these days are perfect for those creative family activities, turn up and get messy playing with clay! ​Today's activity is creating a Cupcake pot! Tuesday 20th August, 10am - 12noon. 2 hour workshops £26 per person *Clay & bisque firing included - Young children under 11 years - Due to limited space, if a parent/guardian wishes to attend they will be required to pay their place as they will be taking a child's place (£26, you are welcome to take part!) - Please be assured I am fully DBS checked - Sessions run for up to 2 hours - Only 6 places available in each session so book your place in advance - Minimum of 4 attendees per session or session will have to be cancelled, why not book in a pair! Held at Katherine Fortnum Ceramics Workshop - 15 Knoll Street, Market Harborough Leics, LE169QR.


August

21

Mister Magnolia

Wednesday, Wednesday, August 21, 2019
Brocks Hill Country Park and Visitor Centre, Leicester

Mister Magnolia has many things, such as an old trumpet that goes rooty-toot, some very fat owls learning to hoot, a big purple dinosaur who's a magnificent brute, two sisters who play the flute, and even a swimming pool. But he still only has one boot! Join Mister Magnolia on his wacky adventures, filled with Folksy Theatre's bold characters, live music, puppetry and audience interaction, it's a day out not to be missed! Based on the book by the wonderful Quentin Blake.


August

29

Speed Dating in Leicester

Thursday, Thursday, August 29, 2019
Halcyon Kitchen, Leicester

Leicester Speed Dating How speed dating in Leicester works A great event to go to is Speed Dating in Leicester. How it works is our friendly professional hosts will greet you and they will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the Speed Dating evening.


September 2019

September

2

8 week ceramics course

Monday, Monday, September 2, 2019
Katherine Fortnum Ceramics, Market Harborough

Join onto one of my courses and create with like minded people. The perfect opportunity for those budding ceramicists to hone their creativity, delve in deeper and really experience making with clay.


September

14

Ceramic mosaic ceramics workshop

Saturday, Saturday, September 14, 2019
Katherine Fortnum Ceramics, Market Harborough

In this Workshop you will create a ceramic mosaic; hand built, designed and decorated by you. You will be shown a variety of decoration methods to help your creative juices flow .


September

27

Luke Kempner | House of Faces

Friday, Friday, September 27, 2019
The Y Theatre, Leicester

Comedian and Impressionist Luke Kempner hosts an ultimate reality show where no one is off limits. Expect celebrities, politicians and even royalty going head to head in Luke's hit show; House of Faces.


October 2019

October

14

Pumpkin pots family day ceramics workshop

Monday, Monday, October 14, 2019
Katherine Fortnum Ceramics, Market Harborough

Visit my workshop on one of my family only days, these days are perfect for those creative family activities, turn up and get messy playing with clay! ​Today's activity is creating a Pumpkin pot! Monday 14th October, 10am - 12noon. 2 hour workshops £26 per person *Clay & bisque firing included - Young children under 11 years - Due to limited space, if a parent/guardian wishes to attend they will be required to pay their place as they will be taking a child's place (£26, you are welcome to take part!) - Please be assured I am fully DBS checked - Sessions run for up to 2 hours - Only 6 places available in each session so book your place in advance - Minimum of 4 attendees per session or session will have to be cancelled, why not book in a pair! Held at Katherine Fortnum Ceramics Workshop - 15 Knoll Street, Market Harborough Leics, LE169QR.


November 2019

November

17

A pair of robins Christmas ceramics workshop

Sunday, Sunday, November 17, 2019
Katherine Fortnum Ceramics, Market Harborough

In this Workshop you will create a pair of festive robins; hand built, designed and decorated by you. You will be shown a variety of decoration methods to help your creative juices flow .


Snowflake bowl Christmas ceramics workshop

Sunday, Sunday, November 17, 2019
Katherine Fortnum Ceramics, Market Harborough

In this Workshop you will create a festive snowflake bowl; hand built, designed and decorated by you. You will create your own unique snowflake design and create it in clay.


November

24

Christmas hanging ceramics workshop

Sunday, Sunday, November 24, 2019
Katherine Fortnum Ceramics, Market Harborough

In this Workshop you will create a festive wall hanging decoration; hand built, designed and decorated by you. You will be shown a variety of decoration methods to help your creative juices flow .


November

30

Christmas Open Studio Weekends 2019

Saturday, Saturday, November 30, 2019
Katherine Fortnum Ceramics, Market Harborough

Explore my open studio, meet the maker & start your Christmas Shopping! This year it runs over 2 weekends! Saturday 30th November & Sunday 1st December, 10-4 pm 2019 AND Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th December, 10-4 pm 2019 ***My Christmas studio will be available to visit BY APPOINTMENT ONLY during the week between the 2 weekends, Monday 2nd- Friday 6th*** Come along, have a browse with a mince pie & chat with me about my work, or any of my ceramic workshops & courses I have to offer. I have a wide variety of unique handmade ceramics, decorations, ceramic workshop courses & gifts available to purchase! Including - home wares, vases, coasters, ceramic sculptures, wall art, jewellery, decorative pieces, home & garden accessories, Christmas decorations, children's activities & more! Katherine Fortnum Ceramics Studio - 15 Knoll Street, Market Harborough, Leicestershire, LE16 9QR Adults & Children welcome FREE ENTRY - As its a home studio unfortunately there is no wheelchair access available.



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Localism for the New (and not so new) Councillor FREE EVENT

As part of its core offer to Councils on member development, the Local Government Group, in partnership with the Regional Employers Organisations and Regional Local Government Organisations are delive&hellip

East Mids Councils

Localism Event Presentations

Presentations and information from the workshops at the Localism for the new (and not so new) councillor which took place at the Derby Assembly Rooms on 14th November and The Guildhall in Northampton &hellip

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