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Woodhouse Parish Council

Serving the people of Woodhouse & Woodhouse Eaves

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Clerk: Ann Irving
272 Forest Road, Woodhouse
Loughborough LE12 8UA

Tel: 01509 890050

What's On

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Concert - Leics Chorale

Concert - Leics Chorale

Sun, 28 May 2017 17:00

A variety of works. £7.50 at the door. raffle and refreshments. In aid of St Paul's Church.

Venue:
St Paul's Church
Contact:
St Paul's Church

Children's activities at Beaumanor

Tue, 30 May 2017

Holiday Activity Clubs Each school holiday we offer exciting outdoor activities for children aged 7-14. Activities include High Ropes, Zip Wire, Canoeing, Kayaking, Rock Climbing, Archery, Survival and Pirate Capers; different activities each day.
Only £35 per day. Ring 01509 890119 Beaumanor.Hall@leics.gov.uk

Venue:
Beaumanor Hall
Contact:
Beaumanor Hall

Children's activities at Beaumanor

Wed, 31 May 2017

Holiday Activity Clubs Each school holiday we offer exciting outdoor activities for children aged 7-14. Activities include High Ropes, Zip Wire, Canoeing, Kayaking, Rock Climbing, Archery, Survival and Pirate Capers; different activities each day.
Only £35 per day. Ring 01509 890119 Beaumanor.Hall@leics.gov.uk

Venue:
Beaumanor Hall
Contact:
Beaumanor Hall

Children's activities at Beaumanor

Thu, 01 Jun 2017

Holiday Activity Clubs Each school holiday we offer exciting outdoor activities for children aged 7-14. Activities include High Ropes, Zip Wire, Canoeing, Kayaking, Rock Climbing, Archery, Survival and Pirate Capers; different activities each day.
Only £35 per day. Ring 01509 890119 Beaumanor.Hall@leics.gov.uk

Venue:
Beaumanor Hall
Contact:
Beaumanor Hall
Wartime weekend - Great Central Railway

Wartime weekend - Great Central Railway

Sat, 03 Jun 2017

Battle of Britain Memorial Flight flypasts, a Spitfire aerial display and a remembrance service on Sunday, mock battles, live music and theatre and a Saturday Evening Dance with Kalamazoo Dance Band.

Venue:
Quorn & Woodhouse Steam railway
Contact:
Quorn & Woodhouse steam railway

Art exhibition

Sat, 03 Jun 2017 10:00

Charnwood Drawing & Painting Club annual exhibition

Venue:
Village Hall Annexe
Contact:
The Club
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Open Gardens Woodhouse Eaves

Sat, 03 Jun 2017 14:00

Open Gardens in Woodhouse Eaves Saturday and Sunday

Venue:
Woodhouse Eaves
Contact:
Open Gardens team
Tags: Events

Gin tasting at Beaumanor

Sat, 03 Jun 2017 19:00

Fully booked but possibly more dates if demand continues. £20 gets you the gin tasting from Burleighs Gin. Ring 890119

Venue:
Beaumanor Hall
Contact:
Beaumanor Hall
Tags: Events

Barn Dance

Sat, 03 Jun 2017 19:30

Barn Dance at Dog's Trust [Wymeswold]. Adults £20 Under 10s £10 - including all food, live entertainment, raffle, games. Call 01509 882966

Venue:
Dogs Trust
Contact:
Dogs Trust

Wartime weekend - Great Central Railway

Sun, 04 Jun 2017

Battle of Britain Memorial Flight flypasts, a Spitfire aerial display and a remembrance service on Sunday, mock battles, live music and theatre.

Venue:
Quorn & Woodhouse Steam railway
Contact:
Quorn & Woodhouse steam railway

Beaumanor Hall & Park history tour

Sun, 04 Jun 2017 09:30

Beaumanor Hall requisitioned by the War Office in 1940 and set up as a Y Station. Buildings housed the intercept personnel listening for German and Italian encrypted messages. We are always very happy to talk to anyone who has knowledge or memories of Beaumanor during the war and especially of its links with Bletchley Park. Please contact Adam Haynes on 01509 890119 or Beaumanor.Hall@leics.gov.uk.
http://www.beaumanorhall.co.uk/history/ tells you more. Tour takes just over 2 hours and costs £8. Groups up to 25 can be taken.

Venue:
Beaumanor Hall
Contact:
Beaumanor Hall
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Art exhibition

Sun, 04 Jun 2017 10:00

Charnwood Drawing & Painting Club annual exhibition

Venue:
Village Hall Annexe
Contact:
The Club
Tags: Events

Sunday Lunch - Beaumanor

Sun, 04 Jun 2017 12:30

First sitting 12:30. Ring 01509 890119 to book

Venue:
Beaumanor Hall
Contact:
Beaumanor Hall
Tags: Events

Open Gardens Woodhouse Eaves

Sun, 04 Jun 2017 14:00

Open Gardens in Woodhouse Eaves Saturday and Sunday

Venue:
Woodhouse Eaves
Contact:
Open Gardens team
Tags: Events

General Election

Thu, 08 Jun 2017 07:00

Village halls in Woodhouse & Woodhouse Eaves will be in use 07:00-22:00

Venue:
Village Halls, Woodhouse & Woodhouse Eaves
Contact:
Clerk

Pie Night - Beaumanor

Fri, 09 Jun 2017 18:30

Pie night from 6.30-8.30 pm at Beaumanor Hall. Bookings 01509 890119
Beaumanor.Hall@leics.gov.uk

Venue:
Beaumanor Hall
Contact:
Beaumanor Hall
Tags: Events
Picnic in the Park

Picnic in the Park

Sat, 10 Jun 2017 12:00

Charnwood's annual picnic in the Park in Loughborough from 12 noon to 5pm, with music, dance, theatre, street entertainment, stalls and arts and crafts activities. Bring a picnic to share.

Venue:
Queen's Park, Loughborough
Contact:
Charnwood Arts
Afternoon tea - Beaumanor

Afternoon tea - Beaumanor

Sat, 10 Jun 2017 14:00

Two sittings for afternoon tea 2pm and 4pm

Venue:
Beaumanor Hall
Contact:
Beaumanor Hall
Tags: Events

Sunday Lunch - Beaumanor

Sun, 11 Jun 2017 12:30

First sitting 12:30. Ring 01509 890119 to book

Venue:
Beaumanor Hall
Contact:
Beaumanor Hall
Tags: Events

Junior Gardening Club

Sun, 11 Jun 2017 14:00

Junior gardening Club meets on the Allotments from 2-3.30 pm April-July. Membership £10. Contact Jill on 01509 890 795

Venue:
Allotments, Main Street
Contact:
The Club
You and Yours - local history treasures

You and Yours - local history treasures

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 19:30

Local History Group members bring their own items of historical interest for a show and tell session:

Title

Speaker

Iconic names of Loughborough

(People of historic importance in Loughborough)

Paul Day

My grandmother's diary

(A personal record of nine months in Kaiser Wilhelm's Germany)

Roger Berkeley

The story of Madame Grand

Keith Randon

Mrs Handley's account book

(What she was buying at the Woodhouse Eaves store in 1919)

Evelyn Brown

Sunloch: the family horse which won the 1914 Grand National

Stuart Tyler

A Brush tramcar lamp-holder, and a brief glimpse of Brush tramcar production at Loughborough

Tony Jarram

Venue:
Methodist Church hall
Contact:
Local History Group
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Model railways at the Great Central Railway

Model railways at the Great Central Railway

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 10:00

Three days of models at all 3 stations 10-5 [4 on Sunday]

Venue:
Quorn & Woodhouse Steam railway
Contact:
Quorn & Woodhouse steam railway
Summer Solstice Run

Summer Solstice Run

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 19:25

Annual Summer Solstice evening run - briefing at 19:15 - includes dogs. Fully booked. A Jack Rabbit event.

Venue:
Beacon Hill
Contact:
Jack Rabbit events
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Model railways at the Great Central Railway

Sat, 17 Jun 2017 10:00

Three days of models at all 3 stations 10-5 [4 on Sunday]

Venue:
Quorn & Woodhouse Steam railway
Contact:
Quorn & Woodhouse steam railway
Wildlife weekend at Bradgate Park

Wildlife weekend at Bradgate Park

Sat, 17 Jun 2017 10:00

Wildlife in abundance all weekend with various events during each day including a bat walk on Saturday evening at 9.30 pm

Venue:
Bradgate Park
Contact:
Bradgate park

Scout group 60th anniversary celebrations

Sat, 17 Jun 2017 12:00

Woodhouse Eaves Scout group celebrations on the car park and in the Annexe, 12-4 with set up from 11:00. Part of the car park will be closed off.

Venue:
Car park
Contact:
WESG

Model railways at the Great Central Railway

Sun, 18 Jun 2017 10:00

Three days of models at all 3 stations 10-5 [4 on Sunday]

Venue:
Quorn & Woodhouse Steam railway
Contact:
Quorn & Woodhouse steam railway

Wildlife weekend at Bradgate Park

Sun, 18 Jun 2017 10:00

Wildlife in abundance all weekend with various events during each day

Venue:
Bradgate Park
Contact:
Bradgate park

Sunday Lunch - Beaumanor

Sun, 18 Jun 2017 12:30

Father's Day Sunday Lunch - First sitting 12:30. Ring 01509 890119 to book

Venue:
Beaumanor Hall
Contact:
Beaumanor Hall
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Dog training for pups, adults & rescues

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 13:00

Dogs Trust is running classes for puppies, adults amd rescue dogs over 5 weeks from 21 June at 1-2pm and 2-3pm. Each class lasts 50 minutes. Cost is £50 for the whole course with a discount for rescue dogs. Further details and bookings to 01509 882316 emidsdogschool@dogstrust.org.uk

Venue:
Playing field, Woodhouse Eaves
Contact:
Dogs Trust
Armed Forces Day

Armed Forces Day

Sat, 24 Jun 2017

Armed Forces Day across the UK - show your support:
www.armedforcesday.org.uk/event/loughborough-salutes-the-armed-forces/
Free market stalls for organisations associated with supporting the Armed Forces Community; displays and entertainment including a marching band; children's activities including face painting and an obstacle course; best decorated market stall; Armed Forces-themed collectors' stalls; meet the Charnwood Veterans Breakfast Club and have a cup of tea or coffee with us; visit the Carillon War Memorial and hear the Carillon bells.

Toby Carvery, Forest Road, Loughborough is offering free food to the military:
https://www.tobycarvery.co.uk/restaurants/midlands/loughboroughleicestershire/offers/armed-forces-day

Venue:
Loughborough Market Place
Contact:
Charnwood BC

East Mids Aeropark & Spitfire fly past

Sun, 25 Jun 2017

Aeropark hosts a number of events where subject to availability we open up the cockpits of our aircraft in order that visitors can view the inside and in certain of the aircraft actually have the opportunity to get inside the aircraft and / or cockpits. Weather and serviceability - BBMF fly past on both Open Days: Spitfire in June and Lancaster in August. It is in north-west corner of East Midlands Airport close to Castle Donington and Motor Racing circuit. Sat Nav DE74 2PR The SkyLink-Derby bus passes the entrance.
Summer (Good Friday - 29th October)

Saturdays12:00 - 17:00
Sundays10:30 - 17:00
Thursdays11:00 - 16:00
All Bank Holidays10:30 - 17:00

Venue:
East Midlands Aeropark
Contact:
East Midlands Aeropark

Sunday Funday

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 13:30

St Paul's Church vicarage hosts a third Sunday Funday to help raise funds, cakes, sports, bric-a-brac, coconut shy and tug'o'war

Venue:
St Paul's Church vicarage
Contact:
Revd Lisa

Junior Gardening Club

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 14:00

Junior gardening Club meets on the Allotments from 2-3.30 pm April-July. Membership £10. Contact Jill on 01509 890 795

Venue:
Allotments, Main Street
Contact:
The Club

Wind in the Willows

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 17:00

Outdoor production at the old ruins. Car parking nearby. Assistance dogs allowed. Tickets from Bradgate Park or online £15 adult £10 child

Venue:
Bradgate Park
Contact:
Bradgate park

Visit to Charnwood Forest Alpacas

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 10:30

Friends of Charnwood Forest members only visit to meet the alpacas £18 and £4.25 for tea [£22.25 total]. Limited to 20. Book by 10th April to 01530 245373.

Venue:
Boundary, Leics
Contact:
Friends of Charnwood Forest
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Dog training for pups, adults & rescues

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 13:00

Dogs Trust is running classes for puppies, adults amd rescue dogs over 5 weeks from 21 June at 1-2pm and 2-3pm. Each class lasts 50 minutes. Cost is £50 for the whole course with a discount for rescue dogs. Further details and bookings to 01509 882316 emidsdogschool@dogstrust.org.uk

Venue:
Playing field, Woodhouse Eaves
Contact:
Dogs Trust

Beacon 24 race

Sat, 01 Jul 2017 12:00

Return of the Beacon 24 race around the Beacon

Venue:
Beacon Hill
Contact:
Leics County Council
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The Brand Garden

Sat, 01 Jul 2017 14:00

A chance to see the magnificent garden at The Brand in aid of the Historic Churches Trust and St Paul's Church restoration. Open from 2 - 6. Strong shoes needed for rocky/hilly garden.

Venue:
The Brand
Contact:
The Brand