Coleorton Parish

Coleorton Parish in Leicestershire includes the villages of Coleorton, Coleorton Moor, Church Town
and Farm Town as well as parts of Peggs Green, Griffydam and Lount

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Events in and around Coleorton

If you are organising an event in or around Coleorton, or of interest to Coleorton residents, please email webmaster@coleorton.org.uk with details. For more activities see the Clubs & Organisations page.

2019

July

  • St Mary's and St John's Churches in Coleorton: Download programme of services and events during July>>. Contact Mrs Judith Smith: 01530 834586 or Mrs Beryl Capenor: 01530 222627 for information. More about Coleorton Churches >>
     
  • Leicestershire & Rutland Festival of Archaeology 29 June - 28th July Various events around the county including several in Swannington, Gracedieu & Breedon.Full programme >>
     
  • DEALING WITH THE PAST: COAL, COMMUNITY AND CHANGE (1965-2015) Exhibition 3 July - 6 September at Conkers Rawdon Road, Moira, DE12 6GA. For further details contact: Natalie Braber (NTU) Tel : 0115 848 3011Event Poster >>
     
  • Coalville Motocross meet at Coleorton Sunday 21 July. Contact Alan Spencer spencer359@btinternet.com
     
  • Tuesday 23 July - Hidden Treasures of St George's Hill Historical Walk from Hough Mill at 7pm. Join us for a fact filled stroll around the area and find out more about the post mill with a lady miller, the secrets of St George?s graveyard, the Coleorton Railway tunnel, the isolation hospital and other hidden treasures FREE. Limited to 20 places, book via Eventbrite https://swannington-heritage.co.uk
     

August

  • Thringstone Music Festival Saturday 3 August1pm till late at The Charles Booth Centre, Thringstone. Outdoor and indoor stages and kid's zone. Hot and cold food, bar. Free entry. Facebook @ThringstoneLive. tel: 01530 222337
     
  • Coleorton WI Wednesday 7 August 7.15pm at Viscount Beaumont's C of E School, Ashby Road, Coleorton. SUMMER MEAL 2019 Programme >> Coleorton WI website >>
     
  • Coalville Motocross meet at Coleorton Sunday 18 August. Contact Alan Spencer spencer359@btinternet.com
     
  • Parish Council Meeting Thursday 22 August 7.30pm at The Beaumont Centre, Peggs Green. All are welcome to attend. See agenda and other papers >>
     
  • Coleorton Heritage Group meeting Friday 23 August 10.30am. at The Laurels, 153 The Moor, Coleorton. If you're interested in local history and would like to be involved with our group please come along. This is an informal working group meeting and we'd love to welcome new people. Please let us know you're coming email heritagegroup@coleorton.org.uk or phone Sandra on 01530 440000.
    More about Coleorton Heritage Group >>
     

September

  • Coleorton WI Wednesday 4 September 7.15pm at Viscount Beaumont's C of E School, Ashby Road, Coleorton. Speaker: Barbara Daykin MBE: "Oh Mum What Have You Done!". Visitors are very welcome. 2019 Programme >> Coleorton WI website >>
     
  • Coleorton Heritage Group History Walk Sunday 15 September starting at 2.00pm. Walk along The Coleorton Heritage Trail and hear about how people used to live, work and enjoy themselves in the village years ago. Part of NW Leicestershire "Hello Heritage" project. Details and to book >>
     
  • Coleorton Heritage Group History Walk Thursday 18 September starting at 10.30am. Walk along The Coleorton Heritage Trail and hear about how people used to live, work and enjoy themselves in the village years ago. Part of NW Leicestershire "Hello Heritage" project. Details and to book >>
     
  • The Booth Beer Festival 2019, Thringstone, Thursday 26 - Sunday 29 September at CHARLES BOOTH CENTRE, Thringstone, LE67 8NR. Craft beers, tasting, music, dancing. Entry 6 on Thursday, 10 on each of Saturday & Sunday. Tickets from Ticket Source or on the door. Flyer >>
     

October

  • Coleorton WI Wednesday 2 October 7.15pm at Viscount Beaumont's C of E School, Ashby Road, Coleorton. Speaker:Dr Tim Grey MBE: "E. Mids. Immediate Service Care". Visitors are very welcome. 2019 Programme >> Coleorton WI website >>
     
  • Beaumont Trust Coffee Morning Wednesday 23 October 10.00am at The Angel on The Moor. Meet up with friends and neighbours including some of those who have moved away but come back and remember old times. No charge. Everyone welcome. About the Beaumont Trust
     

November

  • Coleorton WI Wednesday 6 November 7.15pm at Viscount Beaumont's C of E School, Ashby Road, Coleorton. AGM 2019 Programme >> Coleorton WI website >>
     
  • Meet local Police Valley Beat Team Saturday 16 November 11am-12.30pm at The Post office, Lower Moor Road. Please come along and make us aware of any Policing issues within your community.
     

December

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Organising an event?

Events in and around Coleorton can be posted here free of charge. Email sandra@realcom.co.uk with details.

To publicise throughout NW Leicestershire submit your event on-line to the What's On page at www.nwleics.gov.uk/whatson


Spotted in Coleorton Facebook page

Nextdoor Coleorton community website

Work dates for Coleorton and New Lount Volunteer Group

Coleorton's four pubs have regular and special events. See individual pub websites for details >>


Griffydam Village News & Events

Tai chi: Thursdays, at Griffydam Primary School, from 6.00 to 7.00 pm. Contact Brian fbthompson@hotmail.com.

Pilates: Tuesdays, at Griffydam Primary School, from 6.00 to 7.00 pm. Contact Carole on cj.bramley@btopenworld.com.


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