Famous Fifty get reported on the BBC!!!

See what the BBC said about our exhibition… they also sent a film crew who did a live broadcast at lunchtime followed by a longer broadcast in the early evening East Midlands Today programme. Coalville’s wooden WW1 soldiers depict ‘Famous Fifty’ The wooden soldiers were painted and decorated by members of the public Life-size wooden … More Famous Fifty get reported on the BBC!!!

EXHIBITION : George Smith of Coalville – the Children’s Friend

Hope you can make it to the market in Coalville on Friday or Saturday  (Feb 17th / 18th) to visit the first contemporary art exhibition it has ever hosted! Newbridge pupils have been working very hard to create an interpretation of the life and times of one of Coalvilles great heroes GEORGE SMITH!.  Come along … More EXHIBITION : George Smith of Coalville – the Children’s Friend

12 Days of Coalville Market Christmas! Win £50 to spend for your entries.

Ok. Starting on December 1st  your chance to make a song for Coalville but also to win £50 to spend! Day 1 will be followed by 11 more. Watch as they reveal the full song!  A true Coalville community version will be made and released on Christmas eve! Get involved . Thanks to James Reader … More 12 Days of Coalville Market Christmas! Win £50 to spend for your entries.

BELVOIR DALE PRIMARY SCHOOL ROCKS HAMLET AT CENTURY THEATRE

Tuesday November 29th marks a significant day in the history of the future of Coalville. Tears were brought to the eyes of an audience of friends and family that watched the children of Belvoirdale Primary taking  to their local stage to perform Hamlet with an accompanying sound track of ‘Madness’ This really was one step … More BELVOIR DALE PRIMARY SCHOOL ROCKS HAMLET AT CENTURY THEATRE

Action Man’s 50th Birthday Trail

Action Mans 50th birthday trail – round Coalville town Centre and the Market. Plus School design challange. Questionnaires and forms at participating shops and downloadable from here. Any questions call Deana on 07974260453 Particpating stores and intructions attached! Good luck action-man-challenge-trail-instruction-2016action-man-questionnaire-nov-2016

Shire Grant success…

We are really happy to announce that following a Leicestershire County Council Shire Grant application submitted last month… We have heard we were awarded £9000 for our #growlocal & #eatsocial project which we will deliver in Coalville and the surrounding area. More information to follow…