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Heritage Open Day: September 11th, St Laurence Church

Heritage Open Day: September 11th, St Laurence Church

Stunning stained glass windows ranging from medieval to 1960s.

Learn more of local characters whose stories lie behind the windows Enjoy the history and architecture.

The church will be open from 10am - 4pm on Saturday 11th September 2021.

At 10am and 2pm we offer guided tours 'in person' each of which will last about an hour. We'll take you round the church building talking of its architecture but also... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 Sep 2021 09:14 by Dawn Roache

Tags: St Laurence Church, heritage, open day

Hello Heritage reveals historic North West Leicestershire in all its glory

More than 15 buildings and locations are throwing their doors, gates and fields open for free as part of North West Leicestershire's Hello Heritage fortnight.

Organised by North West Leicestershire District Council (NWLDC), Hello Heritage aims to showcase the history of the area by giving free – and sometimes exclusive – access to heritage locations.

From walks and talks to displays and open... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 23 Aug 2017 11:13 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Community event; heritage

Back to school? Summer holidays a dim and distant memory? Looking to do something for FREE in September? Look no further than Hello Heritage!

Back to school? Summer holidays a dim and distant memory? Looking to do something for FREE in September?  Look no further than Hello Heritage!

Hello Heritage! is something that we can all take part in, to make the most of our unique local heritage offerings. Between the 1st and 17th of September our local heritage groups and sites all over the district are getting involved, with open days, walks, talks, and much more, all for FREE.

Further information can be found at: https://www.nwleics.gov.uk/pages/hello_heritage

Posted: Tue, 15 Aug 2017 13:28 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Community event; heritage