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Coffee and Laptop, News and Views, Inspiration, Coventry

Our team of enthusiasts think that our city is a fantastic place to visit – read some of the latest news alongside our range of blogs, reviews and articles to find out why.


May Bank Holiday

May Bank Holiday

Published: Friday, 03 May 2019

We’re already in the month of May and to help us get over the shock, we have a bank holiday to look forward to.

A Tale of Two Streets

A Tale of Two Streets

Published: Friday, 03 May 2019

A photography exhibition charting two years of work in Coventry has been hailed as a great example of what being UK City of Culture can help to achieve in the city.

Easter in Coventry 2019

Easter in Coventry 2019

Published: Friday, 12 April 2019

A time for family, Easter egg hunts, hot cross buns, celebration and, of course, chocolate, the Easter Holiday is a good one.

Coventry Comedy Festival 2019

Coventry Comedy Festival 2019

Published: Friday, 29 March 2019

The first ever Coventry Comedy Festival is launching in the city this May!

Save the dates – Godiva Festival confirmed!

Save the dates – Godiva Festival confirmed!

Published: Monday, 18 March 2019

The Godiva Festival is to return to its traditional July calendar slot this year.

The festival will be held in the War Memorial Park over three days from 5 – 7 July.

Mother's Day in Coventry

Mother's Day in Coventry

Published: Friday, 01 March 2019

Mother’s Day is just round the corner on Sunday 31 March.

Pancake Day in Coventry

Pancake Day in Coventry

Published: Friday, 22 February 2019

Pancake Day is round the corner and Coventry is home to venues who offer delicious sweet and savoury pancakes.

Happy Half Term (18-22 February)

Happy Half Term (18-22 February)

Published: Tuesday, 05 February 2019

Coventry has a great selection of fun, educational and creative activities taking place across the city this half term.

Which Valentine are you?

Which Valentine are you?

Published: Thursday, 31 January 2019

We have put together a list of different types of valentines so that you can find the perfect thing to do in Coventry.

Coventry will play host to the Rugby League World Cup 2021 when it comes to England!

Coventry will play host to the Rugby League World Cup 2021 when it comes to England!

Published: Tuesday, 29 January 2019

The city’s Ricoh Arena will be hosting action as part of the biggest event in the international Rugby League calendar.

Independent vegan restaurants in Coventry

Independent vegan restaurants in Coventry

Published: Friday, 25 January 2019

Coventry is full of independent restaurants, cafes and pop-up gems who would love to share what they have to offer with you.

The Chace Hotel open Laura Ashley tea rooms [News]

The Chace Hotel open Laura Ashley tea rooms [News]

Published: Thursday, 24 January 2019

Following the success in Solihull and Burnham, The Chace Hotel Coventry has opened its very own Laura Ashley Tea Room.

Major exhibition on one of Coventry's best loved exports [News]

Major exhibition on one of Coventry's best loved exports [News]

Published: Thursday, 24 January 2019

One of Coventry’s most famous exports will be in the spotlight at a major new exhibition in the city.

We are European City of Sport [News]

We are European City of Sport [News]

Published: Friday, 11 January 2019

Coventry’s reign as a European City of Sport is officially underway. A packed launch heard of a year ahead packed full of events.

Kid's go Free for 40th of 2-Tone at Cov Music Museum [News]

Kid's go Free for 40th of 2-Tone at Cov Music Museum [News]

Published: Monday, 07 January 2019

So believe it or not this year we celebrate forty-years of the Coventry born music phenomenon that we call 2-Tone. Created in Coventry and given to the world.

City of Culture - One Year On [News]

City of Culture - One Year On [News]

Published: Friday, 07 December 2018

Coventry has marked the first anniversary of being named UK City of Culture – and is looking ahead to 2021.

Sunrise comes to Coventry Cathedral [News]

Sunrise comes to Coventry Cathedral [News]

Published: Tuesday, 20 November 2018

Coventry will see-in the New Year with a sound and light experience – the like of which the city has never seen before.

The Spice Girls announce their 2019 Stadium Tour [News]

The Spice Girls announce their 2019 Stadium Tour [News]

Published: Monday, 12 November 2018

STOP RIGHT NOW, the speculation is over! Get ready to SPICE UP YOUR LIFE! Two decades after the Spice Girls revolutionised the 90’s pop landscape - Emma, Mel B, Melanie C & Geri WANNABE back together!

Coventry awarded the Europe Corporate Games 2019 [News]

Coventry awarded the Europe Corporate Games 2019 [News]

Published: Thursday, 08 November 2018

The City of Coventry is celebrating yet another spectacular achievement in its sporting calendar as it is proud to announce securing the Europe Corporate Games.

Local artists given chance to have work exhibited - Coventry Open Competition 2018 [News]

Local artists given chance to have work exhibited - Coventry Open Competition 2018 [News]

Published: Wednesday, 07 November 2018

Artists across the West Midlands are being given the chance to have their work displayed at a city gallery – and could also land themselves a cash prize.

The work of one Europe’s most significant post-war artists is being exhibited in Coventry. [News]

The work of one Europe’s most significant post-war artists is being exhibited in Coventry. [News]

Published: Friday, 02 November 2018

ARTIST ROOMS brings Anselm Kiefer exhibition to Coventry’s Herbert Art Gallery & Museum.