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Kenilworth is spoilt for choice with two fantastic Christmas Lights switch-on events happening on Friday 26 November 2021, ushering in the start of the festive season. This year both High Street and Warwick Road lights are being switched on simultaneously, so take your pick (or visit both anyway!). High Street Christmas Lights Kenilworth’s High Street […]

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Kenilworth stars in BBC’s “who do you think you are?” Its hard to imagine a real link to the people and events of the past but Josh Widdicombe got exactly that (and far more) on the latest episode of BBC’s “Who do you think you are”.  The headline is his link to Henry VIII, through […]

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Its that crisp autumnal time of the year again. Leaves are starting to fall and that red. orange and yellow blaze of autumn colour is upon us again. And whilst Kenilworth is very definitely “Green at Heart” it does put on a fiery spectacle at this time of the year. So here’s some top tips […]

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We are excited to announce Kenilworth Arts Festival 2021 will take place 17th-19th September! In the past we have brought together award-winning, internationally-acclaimed writers, musicians and visual artists around the country (and beyond!) for one-off, intimate events in unique venues. It has been a challenging year for everyone but we will continue to provide a […]

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Thinking of Visiting Kenilworth? Great news! We’ve just put the finishing touches to the new 2021 Visit Kenilworth Visitor Guide! Packed with all the information, web links and inspiration you need its the perfect companion to introduce Kenilworth and everything it has to offer. So, what’s inside the new Visit Kenilworth visitor guide? We’ve provided […]

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New to Kenilworth? First time visiting? Well, it would be remiss of us to not point out just how much there is to see and do! However as time is always short so we’ve done the hard work and come up with a top ten “must do” experiences for visitors to the town. Of course […]

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Have you heard about the Kenilworth siege of 1266? If you have visited Kenilworth Castle, you may be struck by the size and scale of its walls. These sandstone behemoths played a vital role in one of Kenilworth’s defining historical moments, when in 1266 King Henry III and his army laid siege to the castle […]

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Another mobile Kenilworth Trail is ready! Following on from the Nature Trail, we have been hard at work digging deeper into Kenilworth’s heritage to expand on the printed copy of the heritage trail. The new Kenilworth mobile heritage trail will take you further and show you more,, helping to uncover the Kenilworth story. What is […]

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Lets get mobile on the Kenilworth Trails! You may have seen the new Visit Kenilworth trail leaflets? Well we’ve added an extra dimension to the trails with the first Visit Kenilworth Mobile Trail version, the Nature Trail, ready to go! Visit Kenilworth Mobile Trails? These mobile trails include the same route and take you to […]

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Kenilworth lives and breathes history. But with so much of the past visible and accessible it can be bewildering to know where to start! Fear not, we’ve compiled all the key moments, places and people to give you the overview of our monumental story. Of course if you want to get hands on, grab a […]

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