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Evington Library – Pledge Day

A Pledge Day was held at Evington Library on Saturday 11th July to set a Guinness World Record for the highest number of people pledging to take part in a children’s reading campaign. There were also some fun activities for children to take part in on the day. There was an excellent turnout of over 120 people pledging to help ... Read More »


On Thursday 16th July at 7.00pm, Peter Liddle (Archaeologist) will be giving a tour of Piggy’s Hollow.  Piggy’s Hollow is a hidden gem and one of the best moated site complexes in Leicestershire.  The guided tour includes the site of the manor house, fishponds and a mill dam next to St. Deny’s Church.  Meet in St. Denys Church car park ... Read More »

Leicester Libraries – Summer Reading Challenge 2015

  Evington Library is running a Summer Reading Challenge this year between Wednesday 1st July and the 31st of August on the theme of ‘Record Breakers’. It is aimed at children aged from 0-15 years of age. Participants will need to visit the library 6 times and read 6 books to win some great Record Breakers treats. Some of these ... Read More »

YOUTH CENTRES http:// Summer is here and the holidays are stretching out ahead! Leicester City Council’s Youth Service summer programme 2015 has the answer.  This year it’s bigger and better and the activities are still free.  They have a range of activities including the usual sporting events, performance arts and crafts, music and dance for all young people to get involved ... Read More »


On the 4th and 5th July St Peter’s Parish Church, Oadby will be hosting a weekend of First World War commemorations events organised by the Oadby Remembers 1914-1918 community project. A brand new exhibition entitled “From Oadby to The Front” will be launched in the church on Saturday morning. The fifth exhibition from the research team, it will look at the ... Read More »

LEICESTER CENTURY EXHIBITION The Leicester Group of the Victorian Society is currently hosting a national Victorian Society Exhibition at the Methodist Church on Bishop Street, Town Hall Square, Leicester until the 24th June from 10am-4pm Monday to Saturday inclusive. Entry is free…there is a cafe in the building.  The exhibition is called ‘Saving a Century’ and uses splendid photographs to chart ... Read More »

Beltane Spring Fayre Celebration at Evington House

  The Beltane Spring Fayre Group in association with Friends of Evington held their annual May Fayre and Maypole dancing event at Evington Park House and grounds on Saturday 9th May. The Fayre was held at Evington Park for the second consecutive year. The Pagan celebration was hosted for the first time in 2005 at Castle Gardens, Leicester and celebrated ... Read More »