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Get into the festive spirit

14th November 2016

Shakespeare's England Christmas

With less than six weeks to go until Christmas, excitement is mounting among children and adults alike!

‘Turtle Bay’, Leamington Spa’s only Caribbean restaurant!

11th November 2016

HH Turtle Bay Jerk Chicken

A taste of paradise in Royal Leamington Spa...

The Play’s The Thing: secrets and stories from the RSC

02nd November 2016

Play's the thing Exhibition - Hamlet Costume Chandos Portrait Shakespeare

Thespians and theatre lovers now have yet another good reason to head to Stratford-upon-Avon.

Arts and crafts galore!

26th October 2016

Warwickshire Open Studio

Although best known for its literary connections, Shakespeare’s England also has an artistic side with numerous art-based events taking place throughout the year.

Prepare to be scared this Halloween!

19th October 2016

Halloween at Warwick Castle Kenilworth Castle Halloween

It’s not long now until Halloween, so we’ve rounded up some suitably scary events happening around Shakespeare’s England to get you in the mood…

‘Monopoly Bard’ hits the shelves

14th October 2016

Stratford Monopoly

Earlier this year a local newspaper launched a spirited campaign to win the rights to a new town-themed Monopoly board.

Pip, pip, hooray!

12th October 2016

Apple & Ale Weekend at The Fleece Inn Apple Day & Country Fair

As the autumn leaves begin to change colour, our thoughts turn to nature’s abundant harvest.
To mark this special time of year, there are events coming up in Shakespeare’s England with a strong focus on apples.

Warwick Words welcomes its first ever History Festival

28th September 2016

Next week sees the return of the Warwick Words Festival – a popular festival of literature and the spoken word in the heart of the historic town of Warwick.

Ready to shift into a different gear?

21st September 2016

Girls walking in Ragley Gardens

September 22nd is World Car Free Day. There are plenty of places around Shakespeare’s England where you can enjoy a couple of traffic-free hours and a change of scenery.

Stratford-upon-Avon’s latest restaurant opens for business

19th September 2016

Sabai Sabai Thai Restaurant Stratford-upon-Avon

Stratford-upon-Avon's new Thai restaurant opens...