Sat 17th November, 2018, 10am to 11am
Loughborough Fair Trade Fayre is your chance to buy fairly traded, locally made and upcycled gifts, crafts, foods and fashions. The Fayre takes place at Loughborough Baptist Church on Baxtergate, on Saturday November 17th 2018 from 10am to 3pm. Confirmed stallholders include the Fair Trading Post, Koseli Fair Trade, Waywood Fairtrade, Zaytoun, Oxfam, Elefair, Neal's Yard, Fairtrade Interiors and Alethia Foods, plus local fairly traded clothing company Adoptd Clothing. The cafe will be open too, run by Fair Trading Loughborough and selling both savoury and sweet treats. Admission is free and all are welcome.
Sun 18th November, 2018, 6pm to 7pm
The church of St Mary in Charnwood Nanpantan invites you to a short service including music for reflection followed by refreshments and a short recital.
The preacher will be Rev’d Wendy Dalrymple, Area Dean and Rector of All Saints with Holy Trinity, Loughborough, our music will be provided by organist Ron Berry, from St Luke’s Thurnby.
Retiring collection to cover costs.
Church of St Mary in Charnwood, Nanpantan, Leicestershire, LE11 3YF,
Thu 22nd November, 2018, 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Modern Painters, New Decorators is an arts organisation running art projects and building creative communities in Loughborough, East Midlands. We run a programme of art related activities including exhibitions, talks, events, markets and workshops.
As part of our winter season, we welcome you to our Hygge Paper Decorations Workshop. Learn how to make and take home your own set of honeycomb hygge paper decorations for your own home or for a perfect Christmas present. Led by local maker Helen's Workshop you'll make your own Christmas decorations in this simple how-to demo and walkthrough.
£10 pp / Limited Availability / Booking Essential
The Winter Shop will be open through out the workshop. Pick up affordable and contemporary gifts from artists and makers in the East Midlands and beyond.
Our gallery space will be filled with cards, books, prints, jewellery, plants, ceramics and items for the home, with the money you spend going back to supporting independent creatives in the region.
Sat 24th November, 2018, 7:30pm to 8:30pm
The Orchestra will be conducted by their Musical Director, Nic Fallowfield and will be performing;
Benjamin Britten – Four Sea Interludes
Frederick Delius – Violin Concerto Soloist Thomas Bowes
Edward Elgar – Enigma Variations
Tickets for the concert are available for purchase either;
- Email firstname.lastname@example.org
- online- www.charnwoodorchestra.org.uk,
- Or on the door
Tickets cost, £13.00 – Adult, £11.00 – Concessions, £3.00 Under 16’s.
Sun 25th November, 2018, 1pm to 5pm
Christmas cheer is heading to Charnwood with a host of events in the borough. This year's festivities will officially kick-off with the Christmas lights switch on, Sunday November 25, in Loughborough Market place from 1-5pm.
We are pleased that Capital FM will be returning to host the event for the second time, after their superb debut at last year's event. There will also be live competitions and music videos on the big screen.
The team from Capital will be joined by the cast of this year's pantomime, Beauty and the Beast, as well as entertainment from Loughborough Students' Union Sing, St Botolph's School Choir, Bright Lights Theatre School and Loughborough Schools Foundation Sax Ensemble along with other local stars.
During the day there will be a charity market and a continental market as well as arts and crafts, fairground rides and a Santa's grotto in Carillon Court.
Switch on at 5.00pm.