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Find out more about our festival at our AGM on 19th September!

AGM and First Committee Mtg for 2018 Festival Come along to find out more about your local Arts Festival! Would you like to be involved? Perhaps you have an event in mind you would like us to include in next year’s programme. We have lots of roles you can play – from helping just a […]

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Festival Craft fair 2016

We will be hosting a gorgeous Craft Fair at this year’s festival, outside the Festival Galleries at Ivanhoe College on Sunday 29th May and Monday 30th May 2016 from 10am to 3pm each day. We have just a few pitches left available so if you would like a stall contact anita.gregory@gmail.com for a booking form. Pitches […]

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Photography Competition Winners Announced!

We are delighted to announce the winners of our annual photography exhibition. The standard was, as usual, very high and we would like to thank everyone who entered for their fantastic efforts! The results were: First – Larry South – Dawn on Derwent Second – Garry Rennocks – Incoming Third  – Dave Goacher – The […]

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Ashby Retailers join in the fun!

As our Opening Day approaches this Saturday, it is wonderful that our local Retailers are again joining in the festival with a trail of wonderful decorated windows. Some are already on display, like this lovely picture of the ruins of Ashby Castle in the window of the Home Start Charity Shop in Rushton’s Yard. More […]

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