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Play: An Exploration of Toys, Games and Fun

Play: An Exploration of Toys, Games and Fun

Published: Thursday, 12 July 2018

Coventry is set for a summer of Play after a new exhibition was launched in the city – and it is already proving popular.

Friday night headliner and two more artists join Godiva Festival line up!

Friday night headliner and two more artists join Godiva Festival line up!

Published: Thursday, 28 June 2018

Festival organisers have confirmed that Jake Bugg will be performing as Godiva Festival’s Friday night headliner this year.

Play at the Herbert this Summer

Play at the Herbert this Summer

Published: Tuesday, 26 June 2018

A major free exhibition that will appeal to children and adults of all ages is being staged in Coventry this summer, exploring the history of toys, games and fun from across the country.

Visit the Positive Images Festival!

Visit the Positive Images Festival!

Published: Friday, 15 June 2018

Coventry's Positive Images Festival begins this weekend, with a massive variety of events celebrating the people and cultures of the city.

Four new artists join the Godiva Festival line-up

Four new artists join the Godiva Festival line-up

Published: Thursday, 14 June 2018

Coventry’s Godiva Festival has confirmed four new artists for its 2018 line-up - Jonas Blue, Professor Green, Blood Red Shoes and Little Comets.

Things to do in National Bike Week [News]

Things to do in National Bike Week [News]

Published: Thursday, 07 June 2018

Sunday marks the start of National Bike week so with the current good weather and lighter nights there's no better time to get out on your bike.

Making travel plans for BBC Music's Biggest Weekend

Making travel plans for BBC Music's Biggest Weekend

Published: Thursday, 17 May 2018

BBC Music’s Biggest Weekend is getting close so it’s time for ticket-holders to plan their journeys to and from the event site. Travelling to the event is made simple with the site being located close

Coventry wins European City of Sport title for 2019 [News]

Coventry wins European City of Sport title for 2019 [News]

Published: Thursday, 17 May 2018

Council Leader George Duggins has today announced that Coventry has been named as the UK’s European City of Sport for 2019.

Brace yourselves Coventry – Steampunk is coming this month!

Brace yourselves Coventry – Steampunk is coming this month!

Published: Tuesday, 08 May 2018

Steampunk is coming to Coventry for an out of this world weekend from Friday 18 to Sunday 20 May.

Want to perform at Godiva Festival? Here’s your chance [News]

Want to perform at Godiva Festival? Here’s your chance [News]

Published: Tuesday, 01 May 2018

Godiva Festival’s popular battle-of-the-bands competition, Godiva Calling, returns for 2018, once again promising winning performers the chance to play at this year’s Godiva Festival.

Godiva Festival announces a new addition to its line up [News]

Godiva Festival announces a new addition to its line up [News]

Published: Tuesday, 01 May 2018

Organisers have confirmed that very special guest, Gabrielle, will be joining the Godiva Festival line up this year.

Talented families needed [News]

Talented families needed [News]

Published: Monday, 23 April 2018

Are you from a talented family of singers or do you all play instruments? Don't miss out on the Family Orchestra & Chorus project as part of BBC Music's Biggest Weekend Fringe.

The Undercroft at St Mary's Guildhall re-opens [News]

The Undercroft at St Mary's Guildhall re-opens [News]

Published: Friday, 13 April 2018

The Undercroft at St Mary's Guildhall re-opens after refurbishment.

A Pint of Science Festival [News]

A Pint of Science Festival [News]

Published: Thursday, 12 April 2018

Pint of Science Coventry brings scientists out of the lab and into your local pub!

Free family cycling event to return to city [News]

Free family cycling event to return to city [News]

Published: Thursday, 12 April 2018

British Cycling and HSBC UK have announced they will be returning to Coventry in August.

Biggest Weekend - more names announced [News]

Biggest Weekend - more names announced [News]

Published: Thursday, 05 April 2018

More names have been announced for BBC Music’s The Biggest Weekend in Coventry.

Coventry’s 600-year-old Monastery to be restored [News]

Coventry’s 600-year-old Monastery to be restored [News]

Published: Monday, 26 March 2018

The Charterhouse has been awarded a £4.3m National Lottery grant.

Even more announced for The Biggest Weekend! [News}

Even more announced for The Biggest Weekend! [News}

Published: Friday, 09 March 2018

More top names have been added to the star-studded line-up for BBC Music’s Biggest Weekend in Coventry.

Dates confirmed for Godiva Festival 2018! [News]

Dates confirmed for Godiva Festival 2018! [News]

Published: Thursday, 08 February 2018

Coventry’s much-loved Godiva Festival, which celebrates its 20th anniversary this year, is moving to a new date this summer – because there’s so much going on in the city!

More Acts Announced for The Biggest Weekend! [News]

More Acts Announced for The Biggest Weekend! [News]

Published: Wednesday, 07 February 2018

​New acts have been added to the Coventry line-up!