Friday, 26 July 2013

A Walk Through the Underworld - tickets now on sale!

Tickets are now on sale for our caves walk, A Walk Through the Underworld.

The walk will feature visits to a series of caves including Willoughby House’s circular wine cellar, Brewhouse Yard’s cave adjoining a cosmic ray laboratory and The Salutation Inn’s haunted chambers.

When: 1-3pm  on 14th, 21st, 28th September or 5th October. Spaces are limited, booking essential.
Where: Meet outside Ye Olde Trip to Jerusalem Inn
Admission: £7 (£5 concession)
14th September- Free launch event as part of Heritage Open Days
Bookings: Tickets are available from 1st August through calling New Art Exchange on 0115 9248630.

Some of the caves have steep staircases, uneven flooring and low ceilings. Please contact us at if you are interested in the project but have health or mobility issues or suffer from anxieties which may prevent you entering the caves.

Saturday, 6 July 2013

Great news for the caves!

We are thrilled to announce that Arts Council England are supporting our project A Walk Through the Underworld with Lottery funding.

We can proudly present their logo on all our publicity:

and the project will definitely go ahead now.

Dates for the walks to and around the caves are planned for the afternoons of Saturday 14th, 21st and 28th September and 5th October. Further details will follow on this blog.

Tickets will be on sale from 1st August, but if you donate NOW you will get first reserve on tickets! There are only 40 tickets available in total, we hope to sell them all - so make sure you don't miss out! Sign up for updates too for exclusive newsletters with insights to the project as it develops.

We're really excited - hope you can join us!