The world’s longest relay run which promotes global peace was welcomed to Coventry at the internationally-recognised peace forum being held in the city.
The fifth edition of the Festival of Imagineers, Coventry’s annual festival which celebrates art, design and engineering returns in just under one week’s time and runs from 17 – 22 September.
Coventry’s world-leading reputation as a centre for reconciliation and for promoting sustainable peace was strengthened this week as the city hosted an internationally-recognised peace forum.
Godiva Festival celebrated its 20th anniversary in style, with thousands of people entering the festival site across the weekend to enjoy the activities.
Godiva Festival has confirmed a day of community activities thanks to programming from the Coventry Music Hub and Birmingham Conservatoire.
There’s plenty more to look forward to at Godiva Festival if you aren’t into your music, as it has a range of activities dedicated to fun the whole family can get involved in.
Godiva Festival organisers have confirmed the line up for Saturday’s Rhythm Tent.
Have you a memory to share of your first time at a Coventry Donkey Derby & Charities Fair?
Godiva Festival organisers have confirmed the notorious extreme metal band, Cradle of Filth, will headline its Rock Tent on Friday 31 August.
Four local artists are set to take to the stage at Godiva Festival this year, in recognition of their appearances over the 20 years of the annual event.
HSBC UK’s Let’s Ride returns to Coventry in just over a week’s time, on Sunday 5 August.
As the excitement mounts towards Godiva’s 20th anniversary, Editors have been confirmed as the headline artists of the Saturday night Main Stage.
Godiva Festival has confirmed that its 20th anniversary celebration will bring something new to the table this year, with changes to the site layout and festival offer set to be in place.
Organisers of the Coventry Half Marathon have announced the date for the 2019 event.
Coventry is set for a summer of Play after a new exhibition was launched in the city – and it is already proving popular.
A spectacular flypast by a Dakota and a Hawk aircraft are among the stunning highlights of a celebration to mark Coventry and Warwickshire’s long association with the Royal Air Force this weekend.
Festival organisers have confirmed that Jake Bugg will be performing as Godiva Festival’s Friday night headliner this year.
Flavours from around the world will fill Coventry when a celebration of all things foodie returns to the city centre this weekend.
Coventry’s Godiva Festival has confirmed four new artists for its 2018 lineup; Jonas Blue, Professor Green, Blood Red Shoes and Little Comets.
The FREE Bands in the Park events continue this Sunday 10 June in Longford Park, near to the Windmill Rd entrance, with Acoustica providing the music between 2pm and 3.30pm.
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.
A celebrity chef known to millions for cooking up delicious recipes on a popular daytime TV show will be the special guest at Coventry’s Food and Drink Festival.
The Google Digital Garage bus will be pulling into Broadgate next Wednesday (9 May) as part of an alliance with Coventry Libraries and Information Service.
Organisers have confirmed that very special guest, Gabrielle, will be joining the Godiva Festival line up this year.
The public science festival, Pint of Science, is coming to Coventry for the first time this year, with experts from the Universities of Warwick and Coventry.
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.
Join us this St George’s Day as Broadgate in the city centre hosts a FREE celebration of the Patron Saint of England with music, dancing, and animated walkabouts from St George and the dragon!
Don’t miss this musical feast featuring former stars from Les Misérables, Phantom of the Opera, The Producers and other hit West End musicals, performing in concert.
The Pod and its arts collective, Collective//Pod, present new textile work by UK based artist, Anthony Stevens at the CCCA, Fargo Village.
Join the BBC Family Concert Orchestra and Coventry Music Education Hub for an exciting Family Orchestra and Chorus project as part of BBC Music’s Biggest Weekend Fringe event.
The first artist to play at this year’s Godiva Festival has been revealed.
Haroon Mota – the man best known for running marathons and being fundraising Manager for the Penny Appeal – is the latest person to be presented with a Good Citizen Award by Coventry’s Lord Mayor.
It’s the 11th National Apprenticeship Week (NAW 2018) this week from 5 to 9 March 2018.
A larger-than-life Lady Godiva will return to wave off thousands of runners as they pound the city pavements in this year’s Coventry Half Marathon.
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 have been added to the line-up for BBC Music’s The Biggest Weekend taking place in Coventry across the late May Bank Holiday.
Singer Gabrielle will join Ronan Keating at Coventry’s Ricoh Arena as part of the Coventry Live programme on Friday 30 March.
The Biggest Weekend is coming to the War Memorial Park in Coventry over the late May Bank Holiday.
This Friday 26 January, Coventry is joining communities across the UK to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day 2018.
Motofest Coventry is back and staging time trialling at this year's event, giving the go-ahead for the return of competitive motorsport to a UK city centre for the first time in almost 30 years.
A photographic exhibition called 'Invisible People' will be visiting Coventry as part of the National Crime Agency’s Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking campaign.
Birmingham was today named host city for the 2022 Commonwealth Games.
EnV and Coventry Ambassadors are celebrating five years of volunteering after their latest award win.
A weekend of festive fun will be held at the Herbert Art Gallery and Museum, Coventry, starting Friday 8 December from 7.30pm.
Thousands of people joined in the Christmas festivities at the city’s big switch-on in Broadgate last night.
Saturday 11 November, sees the West Orchards Shopping Centre fall silent as 4000 poppy petals are dropped in memory of the country’s war heroes.
Christmas shoppers have the chance of winning a share of £4,000 as part of a massive city centre festive giveaway.
A stellar cast of Coventry musicians are coming together in aid of the Lord Mayor’s Charity Appeal.
The yearly remembrance service will be held on Remembrance Sunday (12 November) at the War Memorial Park.
Coventry’s Half Marathon will return to the city’s streets on Sunday 18 March, 2018 it has been announced today.
The annual Coventry Peace Festival takes place in November to help the city celebrate Coventry's unique role as a City of Peace, Reconciliation and Equality from 1 to 14 November.
British Contemporary Artist Claire Margaret is to share the inspiration behind her new, exciting exhibition as part of Coventry’s Scratch the Surface - DIALOGUE, mental health arts festival.
Live drawing sessions on buses by artist and mental health advocate, Liz Atkin, will form part of a two week festival in Coventry.
Mercury-nominated band The Big Moon were the latest act to rock the Central Library this weekend as part of the ‘Get It Loud in Libraries’ project.