Events

Are you organising a talk, tour or heritage event in the area? Send us details of what it is, when and where it’s to be held and links to any further information and we’ll include the event on our calendar.

For information on additional local heritage events see the Go Leicestershire! website – http://www.goleicestershire.com/events/

 

  • Guided talk: The History of Loughborough’s Parish Church

    4 July 2017

    A guided talk by Roger Willson, on behalf of Loughborough Archaeological and Historical Society 7.00 pm – Tuesday 4th July 2017 All Saints with Holy Trinity Church, Steeple Row, Loughborough, Leics, LE11 1UX This guided history tour will begin with a look at the gravestones in the grounds around the building, then move inside to […]

  • Creative Writing Workshop – Old Rectory, Loughborough

    12 July 2017

    Wednesday 12th July 2017 – 10 am till 12 pm Old Rectory Museum, Rectory Place, Loughborough, LE11 1UW Standing in the Medieval centre of Loughborough on the edge of the modern town centre, the Old Rectory is a rare survival of a stone built 13th century manor house and represents 800 years of the town’s […]

  • Loughborough’s Women at War: an exhibition

    3 August 2017

    3rd August – 29th September 2017 Loughborough Library, Granby Street, Loughborough, Leics, LE11 3DZ. Admission free. Available to view during regular Library opening hours.  Further information can be found here. Created by Carillon War Memorial Volunteers and the Local Studies Volunteers group, the exhibition presents information on the experiences of Loughborough women during the First […]

  • Buffalo Bill Comes to Loughborough!

    15 September 2017
  • Taylor’s Bells are transported to Ypres August 2017

    15 September 2017
  • Luther in the East Midlands – Conference at DMU

    15 September 2017

    30 September 2017 10am-5pm De Montfort University, Leicester (Clephan Building) A one-day public history & archaeology conference to mark the 500th anniversary of the beginnings of the Reformation in Europe and Britain. The conference will examine some of the effects of the Reformation on the East Midlands in the 16th and early 17th centuries. Dr […]

  • Luther and the East Midlands: a Conference

    30 September 2017

    De Montfort University, Leicester 10 am to 5 pm, 30th September 2017 A one-day public history & archaeology conference to mark the 500th anniversary of the beginnings of the Reformation in Europe and Britain. The conference will examine some of the effects of the Reformation on the East Midlands in the 16th and early 17th […]

  • Buffalo Bill and Loughborough: an exhibition

    5 October 2017

    5th October – 28th November 2017 Loughborough Library, Granby Street, Loughborough, Leics, LE11 3DZ. Admission free. Available to view during regular Library opening hours.  Further information can be found here. Created by Tony Jarram and the Local Studies Volunteers group, the exhibition presents information on the visit Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Show made to Loughborough.

  • Children’s Fairy tales: an exhibition

    3 December 2017

    December 3rd 2016 – January 27th 2017 Loughborough Library, Granby Street, Loughborough, Leics, LE11 3DZ. Admission free. Available to view during regular Library opening hours.  Further information can be found here. Created by the Local Studies Volunteers group, the exhibition presents a celebration of Children’s Fairy Tales.