Terms & Conditions: Participant numbers for all events are limited and advance booking is essential. Places, once booked, are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Leicester Civic Society`s Guided Tour of The New Hebrew Learning Centre & Synagogue

Leicester Civic Society`s Guided Tour of The New Hebrew Learning Centre & Synagogue

The New Hebrew Learning Centre & Synagogue, Highfields St, Leicester. LE2 1AD,
£6.00 – £7.00

The Leicester Hebrew Congregation was founded in the nineteenth century, expanded as a result of the immigration of Eastern European Jews before the first World War, and grew considerably as the result of the Second World War. The years after

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27 February 2022
Alderman Newton’s Trail

Alderman Newton’s Trail

£5.00 – £6.00

All Saints, Holy Bones, and St Mary de Castro We start off at All Saints Church, a Romanesque church with a leper’s squint. In the churchyard is the tabletop tomb of Alderman Gabriel Newton. We then look at Holy Bones

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19 March 2022
Stuart Bailey Memorial Skittles Match

Stuart Bailey Memorial Skittles Match

The Black Horse, 65 Narrow Lane, Aylestone, Leicester, LE2 8NA,
£10.00

Come along with your friends for a relaxed evening of skittles as Leicester Civic Society takes on Wigston Civic Society in the Stuart Bailey Memorial Match. Between games, we’ll enjoy a traditional hot pub supper while getting better acquainted with

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08 April 2022
Arthur Wakerley and Spinney Hills

Arthur Wakerley and Spinney Hills

£5.00 – £6.00

When Spinney Hills was fields and clay pits, Arthur Wakerley, architect, developer and prominent local politician, had a vision for developing this new suburb of Leicester with characteristic Victorian vision and efficiency to realise the district of Leicester which still

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23 April 2022
Granby Street & Church Gate Conservation Area Guided Walk

Granby Street & Church Gate Conservation Area Guided Walk

£5.00 – £6.00

The walking tour of the Granby Street Conservation Area and beyond will cover the history of retail buildings and the Temperance movement in Leicester and accosted buildings with brief diversions to the Baptist Chapel on Belvoir Street and Halford House

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21 May 2022
Leicester Civic Society’s Annual Coach Tour

Leicester Civic Society’s Annual Coach Tour

£30.00 – £35.00

Deene Park, near Corby, Northamptonshire Deene Park lies within the Weiland Valley. The ancestral home of the former Earls of Cardigan, the most famous was James Brudenell 7th Earl of Cardigan 1797-1868, know historically from, The Crimean War, at the

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29 June 2022
Quiz Night – Leicester Civic Society

Quiz Night – Leicester Civic Society

£12.00

Enjoy a fun-packed warm summers evening Quiz Night at The Regent Sports and Social Club, once the home of Leicester`s celebrated landscape painter John Flowers 1793-1861, known to locals as "the Leicester artist". You’ll have the opportunity to socialise with

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01 July 2022