|THE BRAIN TUMOUR CHARITY TWILIGHT WALK WARWICK|
Sunday 2nd October 2016
|The Twilight Walk is back by popular demand |
and this year is returning to three favourite locations.
|#WalkWithUs in Warwick as we unite to stamp out brain tumours for good. |
This gentle 10k walk will take you right through the world-famous Warwick Castle.
The route also takes in the majestic River Avon, as well as parks, gardens and historic buildings in the town.
ˇ Registration: from 3pm
ˇ Warm up: 4pm
ˇ Walk starts: 4:30pm
Return to base at the end of the walk for celebrations, medals and live music
can take part, so get your friends, family and work colleagues to join
you as a team and help raise funds and awareness for everyone affected.
We will be there to cheer you on every step of the way, together we can have a bigger and better impact than ever before.
the walk you will be welcomed back with a medal and the chance
celebrate your success with some well-deserved refreshments.
The celebration will continue with music and entertainment for everyone.
|LEAMINGTON SPA CENTRE
Royal Spa Centre is dedicated to presenting the best available theatre and entertainment
to audiences in central Warwickshire and beyond. The Town Hall hosts a
wide variety of community events throughout the year.
medieval fortress to Elizabethan palace, Kenilworth Castle has been at
the centre of England's affairs for much of its 900 year history.
Explore the exhibition in the Gatehouse, and imagine playing host to
medieval monarchs and early Tudor kings.
||Events at Kenilworth Castle
||COVENTRY TRANSPORT MUSEUM
Warwick Castle, where you'll be surrounded by jaw-dropping history,
magic, myth and adventure!
Start your adventure now
Transport Museum holds a wide range of events and activities throughout
the year, so there's always something new to see and do.
|What's at Warwick Castle
SPA PUMP ROOMS
Royal Pump Rooms is home to Leamington Spa Art Gallery
& Museum,Leamington Library and Visitor
Information Centre, together with a Café andAssembly
Verney is an independent national art gallery and ‘Capability’ Brown
landscaped park located nine miles from Stratford-upon-Avon.
|Coming Up at the Royal Pump Rooms
||Things to do at Compton Verney
|BOSWORTH BATTLEFIELD HERITAGE
||KINGSBURY WATER PARK
Battlefield Heritage Centre and Country Park is a unique day out for
all the family. Re-live this famous turning point in British history -
the death of a King and the birth of the all powerful Tudor dynasty
much to see and do at Warwickshire’s premier waterside attraction, with
15 lakes situated in over 600 acres of country park. Stroll along the
surfaced paths, explore hidden corners, spot birds and wildlife, hire a
bike, join an organised event....
|Upcoming Events at Bosworth Field
||What's on at Kingsbury Water Park
MUSEUM & ART GALLERY
Abbey Church stands on the
north bank of the River Anker in the middle of Polesworth.
dates from the early part of the 12th Century and was considerably
changed at the Dissolution and again in the mid-nineteenth century.
is unique as a village in North
on the borders of Staffordshire with a rich history that can be traced
Saxon times & earlier.
The history of the village is bound up
monarchy, Benedictine movement in pre Norman Conquest England,
expansion of monastic life, hospitality, social concern &
middle ages; feuding & instability of the later
and Art Gallery is set in the
beautiful surroundings of Riversley Park in the centre
of Nuneaton. It
contains a reconstruction of George Eliot's London drawing room of 1870
and many of her
collections related to Nuneaton
and Bedworth, including items which belonged to local
Larry Grayson and over 23
displays each year.
our shop for a range of unusual gifts, from items inspired by the
to souvenirs of your visit, fine art cards and children's gifts at
Tearoom is privately operated and sells a selection of snacks and light
There is wheelchair access, an accessible toilet, a lift to all floors
staff to assist where necessary.
|Calendar & Events
||Events & Activities
Electric Railway Museum Limited is a UK based charitable company who
aim to promote the heritage of all electric trains in the UK through
traction and rolling stock restoration, display and operation along
with work in gathering historically relevant technical and photographic
All of our projects are entirely staffed and funded by volunteers so we
need the support of people like you to ensure we succeed in achieveing
our aims. .
Antique Centre & Country Tea Rooms is within spear
distance of Bosworth Battle Field in the mediaeval village of Shenton.
Surrounding the gravelled courtyard car park is a carefully restored
collection of buildings, some Grade 2 listed, and dating back several
centuries, housing through various galleries brimming with a
selection of antiques and random bric-a-brac of the last two centuries
||LUNT ROMAN FORT
family days out since 1963
Come and see wild animals from across the world at Twycross Zoo, the
centre for conservation, education and family fun. With 50 acres of
parkland and over 1000 animals.
See the New Visitor Welcome Centre “Himalaya” a 300 seater diner
looking out on to a Himalayan snow leopard experience.
A.D. 60; the Iceni of East Anglia led by the legendary Boudica
have rebelled against Roman rule, and have just been defeated in a
terrible battle fought somewhere in the Midlands.
As a result the Romans are building a series of fortifications across
the Midlands including the Lunt...
& Events at Twyford Zoo
||What's on at the Lunt
DOGS NATIONAL BREEDING CENTRE
state of the art centre will enable us to increase the number of
puppies we breed annually from 1,100 to 1,500, and increase
the number of guide dog partnerships annually to 900.
tours will give you the chance to see
our puppies as they socialise and grow, gaining
experience of everyday sights
sounds which will help them develop the skills
they need as guide dogs
Midland Air Museum represents many years of dedicated commitment by our
volunteers & staff who have helped
establish one of the country's leading self-funded
independent aviation museums.
We have acquired the status of a Nationally Accredited Museum in
recognition of our achievements over many years. This
award is one that we are very proud of and is also a
benchmark for our ongoing future development
||Events at Midland Air Museum
With humble beginnings as a Cistercian monastic house in
1154,Stoneleigh Abbey was converted at the Dissolution
One of the seats of the Leigh family, Stoneleigh has played host to
several people of note, including King Charles I, Queen Victoria, and
novelist Jane Austen.
The fine Grade 1 listed English mansion is comprised of two halves; the
first, made of red sandstone, is a fine example
of a Jacobean country
house. The second, the West
Wing, was designed by famous architect
Smith of Warwick in the Baroque style.
Visitors to the Abbey can learn more of the house's history through a
guided tour of the West Wing.
The Orangery now welcomes guests as the Abbey's tea room, serving teas,
coffees, cakes, and sandwiches.
Hall has been the seat of the Newdegate family
for over 400 years and
is the ancestral home of Viscount and Viscountess Daventry.
This beautiful Elizabethan house, was built on the site of a 12th
century Augustinian Priory
and transformed in the 18th century to
become the finest
example of Gothic Revival architecture in the
The house contains fine collections of antique furniture, pictures,
glass and china and many of the splendid rooms of the house are on view
to the public. Tthe Hall is surrounded by
delightful landscaped gardens with wooded walks & lakes.
George Eliot, born on the estate in 1819 where her father was the
agent, features Arbury in several of her novels, especially "Scenes Of
Clerical Life" where in "Mr Gilfil's
Love Story" she portrays Arbury as
and gives detailed descriptions of many of the rooms in
the house including The Saloon and Dining Room.
|What's on at Stoneleigh Abbey
||Events at Arbury Hall
Rosemary Hill, Kenilworth, Warwickshire
The Dream Factory, Shelley
Avenue, Warwick CV34 6LE
Priory Theatre is a self-funding theatre run by our members for the
benefit of the local community.
We produce around 9 productions a year
including a broad mix of entertainment: comedy, drama and pantomime.
We are a member of the Little Theatre Guild
and are very proud of our standard of productions and our friendly
We have a thriving Youth Theatre, and the
theatre has an extensive range of costumes and props available to hire.
We work closely with many charitable organisations in the area that
regularly book performances at special rates to raise funds for their
to Get Involved On-Stage or Behind the Scenes?
The Priory Theatre company welcomes anyone
with some time to spare and enthusiasm to give. Whether you wish to act
or help backstage, assist front of house or build sets, make costumes
or coffee, you will will always be assured of a warm
Simply pop along on a Tuesday evening after 7.30pm or
drop us a note via the Contact Us page on our website
Theatre - The National Theatre for Young People
For 25 years Playbox Theatre has developed theatre for and with young
people, placing at its heart young people as both artists and audience.
Based at our custom designed
Dream Factory’ in Warwick, we develop the skills, talent and confidence
of young people through exciting and innovative methods including
theatre, movement, circus, multimedia and extraordinary live events.
Playbox reaches all ages,
community through a very special programme of training, performance,
enrichment through the arts and partnerships.
Young artists push boundaries;
original work which reflects our age, our values, our debates, our
concerns, our humour and most importantly our dreams. We state what we
think theatre should be, not what others think or expect, we break
taboos and challenge labels that young people just don’t
Our aspiration is to make new
work, evoke a
wild spirit and tackle new themes in original and moving
here to download our information pack
|Upcoming Productions at The
||Events at The Playbox Theatre
||KENILWORTH ROUND TABLE
Clubs International founded close to 100 years ago is arguably the
world’s largest community service organisation.
We are non-political; we have no cultural or religious boundaries, and
there is no gender discrimination, we welcome without distinction men
We organise and take part in several events during the year, Warwick
Town Firework Display, Carols at the Castle, Race Day at Warwick
Racecourse, Warwick Beer Festival, Tin Shakes, Car Boot Fairs, Easter
Round Table - or KRT for short - has been around for
over 40 years now. We are one of the largest tables in the UK, with
around 25 active members at present.
We meet up on the first and third Wednesday evening of every month for
a variety of social activities that are planned and organised in turn
by club members.
These activities can be more or less anything that someone is able to
arrange, recent events have included Space Hopper Football, White Water
Rafting, Sumo Wrestling, Great Egg Race and a Petrolhead Night.
about Kenilworth Round Table