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Dates for your diary

Coalville has a regular programme of events and activities so there’s always something going on.

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Coming up

Poster describing events in Coalville around the World War 1 centenary

Coalville Remembers

  • Launch of Poppy Appeal and unveiling of WW1 commemorative artwork 
    Saturday 27 October, 11.30am | Memorial Square, Coalville
  • Memorial Rugby Match 
    To honour and remember our fallen heroes in the 100th year since the end of WW1
    Leicesrtershire ex-servicemen V Royal Signals
    Sunday 4 November, 2.15pm | Coalville Rugby Club
  • These Names are Lamps of Sacrifice
    As the centenary of the armistice approaches, this free talk will explore how Coalville commemorated its losses and the people who built the Clock Tower and other memorials.
    The talk will be followed by a screening of Journey’s End (2017) – £3.50 to see the film
    Researched and presented by members of the Friends of Thringstone and the Swannington Heritage Trust
    Friday 9 November, 6pm | Century Theatre
    RSVP: James White – james.white@nwleicestershire.gov.uk – 01530 454725
  • The First Fifty – a community play 
    Friday 9 and Saturday 10 November, St John the Baptist Church, Hugglescote
    Tickets available from
  • Coalville Remembrance Parade and Service 
    Commemorating 100 years since the end of World War 1
    Sunday 11 November, parade starts at 10.35am | Service at Memorial Square, Coalville
    For more information, please contact angela.bexton@nwleicestershire.gov.uk


Other Coalville events

  • Spooktastic – free activities for children 
    Saturday 27 October, 12 noon – 5pm | Belvoir Shopping Centre
  • May the Toys be With You 
    One of the UK’s finest collections of vintage Star Wars toys is coming home to Coalville – a must see exhibition
    Friday 2 – Saturday 10 November, 10.30am – 4.30am | Heartwood Conferencing Centre, Coalville, LE67 3NR
  • Hermitage FM Italian Charity Night 
    Monday 12 November, 7.30pm | La Torre, High Street, Coalville
  • Christmas in Coalville 
    Food and drink, family entertainment, Christmas lights switch on!
    Saturday 24 November, 10am – 5pm | Belvoir Shopping Centre, Memorial Square and Needham’s Walk Car Park (event finale)

The Century Theatre

Remember! There’s always lots going on at the Century Theatre – film, music, theatre! 

List your events for free!

Got an event coming up?

You can list it for FREE on the North West Leicestershire District Council What’s On page. It’s a great place to find out everything that’s happening in the district.