The arts sector is one of the hardest hit by the Covid-19 pandemic, with everything from theatres, art galleries and production companies forced to close their doors. As we await details of the Government’s £1.57bn funding package, Heart of England Community Foundation and Coventry UK City of Culture 2021 have joined forces to provide a much-needed boost to organisations and individual artists across Coventry and Warwickshire. Heart of England Community Foundation and Coventry UK City of Culture 2021, which is currently working on a host of exciting events across the board of music, theatre and cultural heritage, has awarded more than £56,000
They say ‘fortune favours the brave’ and that certainly rings true for Lower Precinct, who celebrated Chinese New Year in style last Saturday. The Coventry shopping centre welcomed thousands of shoppers to join them in celebrating the start of the ‘Year of the Rooster’ with a day jam-packed with free activity for all the family to enjoy. Last Saturday 4 February, Lower Precinct welcomed thousands of people into the centre for their annual Chinese New Year Celebrations. With delicious food, jaw-dropping entertainment, and lots of free activities to get stuck in to, the event was one not to be missed!
As Lower Precinct Coventry’s directory continues to expand, following the opening of three new stores, and a fourth on its way, it is without doubt gearing up for the busy festive season. High Street favourites Reveal, Game and Smiggle have joined other well-established names H&M, New Look, Next and Tiger, and will also be joined by a brand new business when the winner of the centre’s ‘Win A Shop’ competition is announced. As market front-runner Game comes to the centre so does the latest technology from recognised brands such as Xbox, Wii and PlayStation, as well as popular products like
With temperatures soaring to 30 degrees later this week, it’s safe to say that summer is here and Lower Precinct Shopping Centre is celebrating with a host of free events for families. The events are being held as part of the shopping centre’s ‘Celebrate Summer’ campaign, which will be marked by a fresh new website (lowerprecinct.com) and host of offers and competitions. Based in Coventry City Centre, Lower Precinct has a selection of events taking place, starting with one that will help shoppers get into the swing of summer. On Saturday 11 July, from 10am-5.30pm, the Wimbledon Weekender will invite