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Marking 100 Years since the Loughborough Zeppelin Raid

Marking 100 Years since the Loughborough Zeppelin Raid

Wed 20th January, 2016 by Charnwood Arts

Sunday January 31st was a day of events to commemorate the Anniversary of the Zeppelin Raid on Loughborough, which took place exactly 100 years ago. The day included the unveiling of the newly commissioned Zeppelin Raid Memorial in The Rushes, Loughborough, designed by artist Paul Gent and cast by Taylor's Bell Foundry.

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12 Noon-3.00pm

Zeppelin Raid Centenary Exhibition

Changing Room Gallery, Charnwood Museum, Granby Street, Loughborough

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2.30pm-4.15pm

A Tour of the Zeppelin Attach Sites with Bob Stephens

Starting at the Charnwood Museum, Granby Street, Loughborough

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6.00pm

Zeppelin Raid Memorial Unveiling

The Rushes, Loughborough

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6.30pm-7.50pm

Warm Up at The Swan In The Rushes, Loughborough

Live Period Music and Memories of the Event

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8.00pm

Commemoration and Vigil at the Memorial

At the time of the raid, 100 years ago

The Rushes, Loughborough

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