Coalville Market, sounds, lights and the Famous 50! Local people and businesses have come together to help us create this immersive experience. (In less than 10 days with very little budget!) Starting with the mining heritage of (most) of the Famous 50, progressing into the trenches of WW1, with a chance to pop into the … More We’ll provide the Headtorch….
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!!!
It was a real pleasure to meet the pupils of King Edward VII College in Coalville on 1 March 2017. Deana and Julia, took part in the ‘mock interview’ day, they saw just how much talent and passion there is in young people, some with clear cut career paths already in place, others taking their time to see … More Mock Interviews -exciting times!
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
Our first 6 months have been amazing!!! This is just a thank you to everyone who believed in us in the beginning, who are sharing the journey with us; who we have already met and will meet in 2017. Starting a new business takes a lot of passion, courage and conviction, so a special thanks to our … More Sometimes its nice to say thank you…
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.
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 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
Fantastic day meeting lots of education specialists and art/ culture creatives – bringing back ideas to Coalville!
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…