Thursday, 31 August 2017

Italian Day at Lenkwerk Bielefeld Sun 3rd Sept

Italian Day (Foto: Lenkwerk)

Bella macchina! Italian flair and many  beautiful Italian cars and motorcycle classics.
See many of the most beautiful Italian car and motorcycle classics ever built. Let yourself be inspired by Italian flair and enjoy Italian delicacies. LENKWERK also offers lectures and guided tours.

The Pied Piper of Hameln open-air show every Sunday until 17th September

For more than 60 years, the Hochzeitshaus-Terrasse is the place​ to see the Pied Piper tale live.
At 12 noon on Sundays the drama begins and the show runs for 30 minutes before the piper parades through the old-town afterwards.
The open-air shows run until 17th September

​​For further information  click here.​

Bielefeld Cinema Club listings for September 2017

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47 METRES DOWN (15) – 3rd Sept @ 18.30

CARS 3 (U) – 10th Sept @ 15.30

THE BIG SICK (15) – 17th Sept @ 18.30

THE DARK TOWER (12A) – 24th Sept @ 18.30

THE HITMAN’S BODYGUARD (15) – 1st Oct @ 18.30

SSAFA Tennis Tournament Sat 16th Sept 2017 @14:00hrs

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Location  Athlone Barracks
Contact  Contact your UWO, Sign up deadline Friday 8th Sept.

Wednesday, 30 August 2017

Heeper Ting fest in Heepen, Bielefeld 1st - 3rd Sept

Marktplatz beim Heeper Ting

Visitors will enjoy a stage program, an artisan market, a flea market,  snack and drink stands and much more.  The shops are open 13:00 - 18:00hrs Sunday 3rd. 
 For further information click here...

Discounted Movie Park tickets with

Take advantage of discounted Movie​ Park tickets​ available now for you and all your family.
​Ticket includes ​entrance fee and use of all attractions, this discount is redeemable until 30th September 2017

For further information please click here

Church House Facilities

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Church House in Lübbecke offers great conference facilities and is a perfect venue to support residential training sessions for a wide range of military and civilian courses.
There is a highly reliable Wi-Fi Internet coverage throughout the House and two purpose built classrooms each with audio-visual equipment.  It is a great base from which to explore the history of the area, and has a mini-museum, which tells the history of the House, from its beginnings as a training school and Hitler Youth Hostel, built by the National Socialist Party of Westphalia between 1937-1938. 
Sports and RecreationCourses on offer include a 20 checkpoint Orienteering Course over challenging forest terrain. There is top of the range archery equipment, soft air target pistol shooting, a fitness suite and a brand new cardiovascular training room, mountain biking, tennis, pool and snooker and authority has been granted to have a children's club room and play area.
AccommodationIf you would like to stay overnight, there are 52 beds, including a self catering luxury flat, available for use by service families and the downstairs VIP rooms are each equipped with satellite television. Church House is renowned for its catering and bar facilities, which offer extremely competitive rates.
Church House still offers the best venue for any residential training in BFG and bookings are now being taken from military groups in the UK. It will be open until at least December 2017. Details are available from the Courses Clerk at Church House by phoning 05741 20389.

Detmold Open-Air Museum 2nd - 3rd Sept 2017

Enjoy regional products and biodiversity with all your senses at the LWL Freilichtmuseum. For two days, the largest German open-air museum is hosting a country show where you can enjoy culinary organic delicacies, special foods, crafts and animal shows. Numerous exhibitors will offer beautiful and delicious products for viewing, tasting and buying.

Time: 09:00-18:00hrs
Price: Adults 8€
Children 6-17: 2€
Under 6: free

Tuesday, 29 August 2017

Home -Start baby massage course starts 5th Sept

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Home-Start Sennelager, Loseke Community Centre, Thunerweg 53 are holding from Tuesday 5th Sept weekly on every Tuesday from 1000-1130 Baby massage classes. The total cost for the 5 weeks is 15 euros for all the oil and notes. If anyone for Bielefeld is interested and would like transport please would they contact Home-Start Bielefeld on 0521 9254 3121.

This programme will teach you how to massage your baby to help with strengthen the bond between parent and baby, Enhance parent/baby communication, relax parent and baby, promote deeper sleep, aid baby's digestion, relieve wind and colic and develop baby's muscle tone and co-ordination.

Information provided by Home-start

August/September Issue of Punchlines now available

To view the latest Punchlines online please click here

Bielefeld Hotels, Guest Houses & Restaurants

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Bielefeld Library revised opening hours due to staff leave 29th Aug - 8th Sept

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Tuesday 29.8. 8:30 - 16:30
Wednesday 30.8. 8:30 - 13:00
Thursday 31.8. 8:30 - 12:00
Friday 01.9. 8:30 - 12:00
Monday 04.9. closed
Friday 08.9. closed

Monday, 28 August 2017

Flohmarkt in the beach bar Sat 2nd Sept 13:00 - 16:00hrs

From chic clothes to stylish accessories, this year everything is allowed. Because trends influence not only the fashion in our wardrobe but also the things that we place in our home. So if you're looking for a chic new outfit or an unusual part for your own four walls, you'll surely find one or more precious items. Whether it is a stylish glamour girl or a slender individualist - fashionable or retro. Fashion is Lifestyle! These are not only clothes, but also kidney tables, space-age lights, pictures, plates and more.

Strandbar Santa Maria
Jöllenbecker Str. 21
33613 Bielefeld

Go-Karting in and around Bielefeld

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Kartbahn B68 (indoor)
Osnabrücker Strasse 157, Bielefeld, Quelle
Tel: 0521 451 225

Kartbahn Werther (indoor)
Engerstrasse 55, 33824 Werther
Tel: 05203 884288

Kart 2000 (outdoor)
Bahndamm 13, 32278 Kirchlengern
Tel: 05223 789223

Kartbahn Harsewinkel (outdoor)
Emstal Stadion Boomberge 28, Gütersloh
Tel: 05247 5584

Call & Collect service from NAAFI

Poster provided by NAAFI

Sunday, 27 August 2017

Mini Golf in and around Bielefeld

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Mini Golf Sennestadt
Travelodge Str, Bielefeld
Tel: 05205 105573

Mini Golf ‘On Frolenberg’
Brackwede, Kollo Strasse, Bielefeld
Tel: 0521 412327

Mini Golf Obersee lake
Schildesche, Bielefeld
Tel: 0521 81081

Felt Golf park Nordpark
Near Jollenbeck str/Apfel str in Nordpark, Bielefeld
Tel: 0521 8950664

Saturday, 26 August 2017

Bielefeld Sparrenburg Castle

Sparrenburg Castle

High above the town on the Sparrenberg hill sits the imposing Sparrenburg Castle.  A vast 300m system of underground passages can be explored from April to October, and visitors can enjoy panoramic views over the town Panorama and surrounding countryside.

Tower and Visitor Information Centre
Opening times
April - October: daily 10.00am - 6.00pm
November - March: Sat, Sun + public holidays 11.00am - 6.00pm
(closed 24 December to 1 January)

Charges (Ascent of the Tower)
adults: 1.50 €
senior citizens, children, students: 1.00 €

Guided Tours: Visit to the casemates (underground passages)
April - October: daily at 12.00am and 2.30pm, additionally Sun + public holidays at 4.00pm
Guided tours for groups by appointment
Charges, adults: 3.50 € 

senior citizens, children, students: 2.50 €

Level 3 in Paediatric First Aid course 14th - 15th October

Been a victim of crime and want support?

Poster supplied by core assets

Friday, 25 August 2017

Movie Park 2017

Movie Park has a new roller-coaster.
For more information on opening times and entry fees.

Click here

Charity Beach Party at The Ridge Catterick Barracks 1st September

NAAFI Presents - Charity Beach Party at The Ridge Catterick Barracks, 
Friday 1st September

Bollywood Gala Night 6th October 2017

Poster supplied by SSAFA

Thursday, 24 August 2017

Top 10 Sightseeing In Bielefeld

Top 10 Sightseeing places in Bielefeld. For further information 

Volkswagen AutoMuseum in Wolfburg

The Volkswagen AutoMuseum is situated near the Volkswagen factory where the latest Volkswagen models are produced. On an exhibition space covering some 5,000 square metres, a total of 130 vehicles provide a fascinating insight into the product history of Volkswagen. Among the main exhibits are many rare concept vehicles, prototypes and one-off models.

The Museum is open Tuesday to Sunday, 10 a.m. till 5 p.m. and is situated in Wolfsburg, just over 2 hours from Paderborn.

Guided tours in English can be arranged, please contact the Museum first.
For more information click here

Baby Massage

Starting Tuesday 5th September Home-Start Sennelager are holding weekly baby massage classes every Tuesday from 1000-1130.

This programme will teach you how to massage your baby to help strengthen the bond between parent and baby, enhance parent/baby communication, relax parent and baby, promote deeper sleep, aid baby's digestion, relieve wind and colic and develop baby's muscle tone and coordination.

The total cost for the 5 weeks is 15 euros for all the oil and notes.

If anyone for Bielefeld is interested and would like transport please would they contact Home-Start Bielefeld on 0521 9254 3121.

Wednesday, 23 August 2017

Forces Travel Latest Offers

To view the latest offers please click here​
Poster provided by Forces Travel

Combi ticket for Legoland Discovery Centre and Sea Life Centre Oberhausen

For further information click here...LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre + SEA LIFE Oberhausen

LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre + SEA LIFE Oberhausen

Visit the biggest box of LEGO® bricks at the LEGOLAND Discovery Centre Oberhausen.
Jump into the amazing underwater world of the SEA LIFE aquarium afterwards on a day of your choice (within 90 days).
Fast entry at the aquarium on your booked visitor date.
Valid for peak and off-peak periods and during weekends and holidays
Children under 3 years have free entry
For further information click here...

If you visit the Bielefeld Train station and book the complete travel pack for bus/tram/train within North Rhine Westphalia and if you travel after 09:00hrs the cost reduces by half.

You can also book the 5 person ticket for travel all day on any transport.

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Tuesday, 22 August 2017

Latest Edition of What Next? Resettlement Magazine now available online

​The second edition of What Next? for 2017 is now available,​ to view online please click here

Theme Parks season 2017

Kettler Hof -

Panorama Park -
Europa Park -
Legoland -
Rasti Land -
Spieleland -
Heidepark -
Potts Park -
Stukenbrock -
Schloss Beck -

For more theme parks click here

Leaflets are available in Bielefeld HIVE

Monday, 21 August 2017

Discounted Movie Park Tickets with

Take advantage of discounted Movie ​Park tickets​ available now for you and all your family.
​Ticket includes ​entrance fee and use of all attractions, this discount is redeemable until 30th September 2017
For further information please click here

Sealife summer season 2017

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Sealife Hannover open from 10am - 6:30pm on 1st April 2017 to 5th November 2017.
Discount's available online Click here
Sealife Oberhausen open from 10am - 6:30pm.
Discounts  available online Click Here

Sunday, 20 August 2017

Climbing park Johannisberg Bielefeld is now open until 5th November 2017

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Opening hours:
On Saturdays & Sundays
On festive and brunch days
In the NRW holidays always Tuesday to Sunday
From 10:00am daily (last start date 17:00hrs, from middle of September three hours before dark)


Friday, 18 August 2017

Bottrop Cool Summer

The Coolest Thing this Summer!
Experience an exciting day in Bottrop winter landscape and enjoy all inclusive services at a cool price.
All inclusive ski ticket for only 26 Euros, children 16 euros.
All Inclusive ticket includes:
Entrance to the Skihalle
Use of the ski runway
Hire or skis, snowboards, boots and ski poles
A food buffet
Unlimited soft drinks and 3 alcoholic beverages.
Book now at the link below!