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October 05, 2021

Now the Rocket Round Leicester trail has disappeared from the city’s streets and the Rockets are being prepared for the Charity Auction, which was the most popular Rocket?   All are stunning, unique and, at more than two metres hi.... Read More

October 04, 2021

A galaxy of spectacular Rockets will be touching down at Leicester’s National Space Centre on 9th-10th October for a final weekend of space-tastic fun! The Rocket Round Leicester art trail, 40 giant Rockets plus 38 mini Junior Jets, ha.... Read More

September 27, 2021

Yesterday our amazing Rocket Round Leicester art trail came to an end. As we waved off the last beautiful sculpture, we’re consoling ourselves with the news that it’s less than TWO WEEKS until our Farewell Weekend! Right now, all 40 .... Read More

September 20, 2021

Unbelievably, it’s the FINAL week of the Rocket Round Leicester Art Trail! Ten weeks has zoomed by in a flash. We hope you’ve managed to see all 40 amazing Rockets and 35 mini Junior Jets! If not, don’t forget you can catch them AL.... Read More

September 13, 2021

It’s CHALLENGE WEEK on the Rocket Round Leicester trail! And with just TWO weeks of trail left, what will you take on for LOROS?  This week we’ll be cheering on a group of intrepid space cadets who are literally walking over hot c.... Read More

September 06, 2021

From Monday 6th-12th September it’s LOROS week here on the Rocket Round Leicester trail! We’ll be showing you why LOROS is such an amazing place, and how you can show your support for the charity! Anna Shutt is a local artist who als.... Read More

August 30, 2021

This week it’s Love Local on our Rocket Round Leicester trail! We’re zooming in on a local artist that created an AMAZING Rocket and who lives in Leicestershire! Katy Dynes’ Rocket, Celebrating Community which is sponsored by Trucklin.... Read More

August 23, 2021

Rockets and the environment may not seem an obvious mix, but here at #RocketRoundLeicester we are blown away by all the eco-friendly activity going on during GREEN WEEK, 23rd August to 29th August! Have you made it to all of our Rockets .... Read More

August 16, 2021

It’s been all systems go on the Rocket trail since we launched, so this week we’re calming things down with Wellness Week, running from Monday 16th August to Sunday 22nd August. Every space cadet needs to recharge their batteries once i.... Read More

August 09, 2021

Ground control to Major Tom! With so many amazing songs inspired by space, it’s no surprise that Monday 9th August to Sunday 15th August is MUSIC WEEK here at Rocket Round Leicester! We have a host of music-related space-tastic fun plann.... Read More

August 01, 2021

From Monday 2nd July - Sunday 8th July, it's SPACE WEEK here at Rocket Round Leicester. We’re sure you’ll agree that rockets are pretty epic! However, their space-tastic appeal isn't the only reason we chose them... With more and more .... Read More

July 22, 2021

Alongside the epic Rocket Round Leicester art trail, there are 10 different themed weeks and a tankful of events and activities for the whole family to enjoy. From 26th - 31st July, it's Creative Week! Art is at the heart of the tr.... Read More
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