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Published on Thursday, 20th July 2017

SUNSATION, the Borough Council’s holiday activity programme, will bring a host of fun-filled activities on Tuesdays to Nuneaton and on Fridays and Saturdays to Bedworth.

From go karts to magic shows, there’s plenty to keep the children entertained in Nuneaton and Bedworth town centres this summer.

Activities are all FREE and include circus entertainment, swing boats, face painting, storytelling, Punch and Judy, dog shows and lots of sporting activities. We can also look forward to visits from Twycross Zoo, Strider Bikes, the Wildlife Sanctuary and even Mickey Mouse!

SUNSATION starts in Nuneaton next Tuesday 25 July and in Bedworth on Friday 28 July. All details, locations and times can be found below - so don’t miss out, get the dates in your diary.



  • Tues 25 July CIRCUS FUN, 11am-3:30pm in Abbey Street
  • Tues 1 August STORY TELLING, 11am-3:30pm in Market Place up to Queens Road Circle (to be held in Ropewalk if the weather takes a turn for the worst)
  • Tues 8 August SPORTS DAY, 11am-3:30pm in George Eliot Gardens (to be held in Church Street Circle if the grass is too boggy and wet)
  • Tues 15 August VARIETY DAY, 11am-3:30pm in Church Street Circle (outside Wilkinsons)
  • Tues 22 August ANIMAL TASTIC, 11am-3:30pm in Market Place up to Queens Road Circle
  • Tues 29 August MOTORS & ENGINES, 11am-3:30pm in Market Place up to Queens Road Circle


  • All Friday and Saturday events in Bedworth to be held either in All Saints Square or the Indoor Market between 11am-1pm


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