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Ashby Bowls Club - Public Open Day

When 28th April, 12PM - 4PM

Sunday 28th April Ashby de la Zouch Bowling Club Public Open Day - 12PM to 4PM Ashby Bowling Club is opening its club to the public, come along and have a go! No bowls required, but please wear flat (no heel) shoes/trainers. Refreshments will be available. All are welcome (young and old, ladies and gentlemen). Bowls Coaching is also available from our qualified coach, Friday evenings at 6PM. The Green, Bath Grounds, entrance off Prior Park Road, LE65 1BJ. Website - for further details.

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Sir Pigsby Piggy Hunt

When 12th April - 28th April, 10.30am - 4.30pm

Explore the 1620s Garden to help Sir Pigsby find his piggy friends

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Magical Creatures Hunt

When 13th April - 28th April, 10am - 5pm

Magical Creatures are playing hide and seek around the site, are you able to find them all as you explore the site?

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Easter trail

When 16th April - 28th April, 10am-3pm

Eggciting family fun this Easter at Betty's! Hunt for the eggs, chicks, bunnies and all things Easter related around the farm to solve the Easter trail.

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We're Going on a Bear Hunt

When 23rd April - 28th April, Various

See the smash-hit production of We’re Going on a Bear Hunt on tour, direct from the West End, as it returns vividly and noisily in director Sally Cookson’s fun-filled adaptation set to Benji Bower’s versatile lively score.

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Meet the Easter Animals

When 23rd April, 12.30 and 2.30pm

Join us at this small animal handling session to meet our Easter chicks, stroke Betty the hen, see the Easter bunny, feed the goats and stroke the guinea pigs. Please book to avoid disappointment.

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Costumed Guided Walk

When 24th April, 11.30 to 1.00 pm and 2.00 pm to 3.30 pm

Walks at 11.30 am to 1.00 pm and 2.00 pm to 3.30 pm Children and adults alike can enjoy the magic and mystery behind the history of the Battle of Bosworth on 22nd August 1485 on this walk led by a costumed Guide in full character. Join one of our experienced Guides for an informative 2 km guided walk exploring the Battle of Bosworth, the death of King Richard III and the unlikely victory of Henry Tudor. There is another Costumed Guided Walk on Tuesday 30th July.

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Knight School

When 25th April, 11am -12.30pm

Knight School (for children between the ages of 5 and 14 years old): Travel back to medieval times to meet Sir John of Bosworth and complete your quest to become a knight.

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Easter chicks and bunny animal and craft session

When 25th April, 2.00-3.30pm

Meet our real life Easter chicks and the Easter bunny! Create your own Easter chick before painting a ceramic Easter chick or bunny ornament.

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Hobby Horse Making Event

When 27th April, 10.30 - 12.30

Hobby Horse Making has proven to be so popular at the Whistlewood Music Festival that we have decided to run a workshop dedicated to making them! Made with willow for the stick, a sock head and then lots of imagination (and choice of materials for eyes, ears, nostrils and bridles). A small amount of simple sewing will be involved which we hope all will get involved with! Once our Hobby Horses come to life and are named we will discuss care of our horses and will go for a quick canter round the site. We may even have a race!...

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Ravenstone St George's Day Village fete

When 28th April, 12-4pm

A real family event, the annual St George's day village fete is open to everyone.

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Kids Clay Shooting Lessons

When 4th May, 9-10am

Field Sport UK have a Young Shots programme which is held once a month. This is clay shooting lessons for children, it's great for kids who have never tried it before.

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