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Join us in Lutterworth Town Centre to greet and welcome the 12 competing international teams taking part in this major sporting event at the Gliding Centre, Husbands Bosworth. The competition runs from 13 – 27 August.

Teams arrive 1pm onwards, welcome from Town Mayor & Town Crier, have a go on a glider flight simulator, take your picture by a full size glider, decorated shop windows & competition trail to win a gliding experience & more!

Shops involved in the trail (subject to confirmation) Blood Cancer Charity, Simms Newsagents, Butties, Velvet Interiors, Archway Gallery, Carter Oliver Estates, Morrisons, All Wrapped Up, Sweet Sisters, Whites Florist, Edmonds & Slatter, Colourful Soles, Flackies, Karters Cafe, Age Concern Lutterworth, Jane Kirkwood Interiors, E&R tea room, Max Electrical, Wycliffe Rooms, Holiday Lounge, Bay Tree Cakes, Fortnams Chemist, The Original Factory Shop, Chambers & Neale Hairdressers.

Come to meet the pilots and let’s give them a warm welcome.

WWGC leaflet

Lutterworth poster

Find out about the fortnight of competition and what’s on.  


August 13, 2022
11:00 am - 3:00 pm


Lutterworth Town