October 21st, 2015A giant 110 foot Ferris wheel has opened in Leicester as part of the Christmas and Diwali celebrations.
The giant, white wheel, known as The Leicester Wheel of Light, will take pride of place in Belgrave Road from Friday, October 16, to Sunday, November 15, as part of the city’s Diwali...By October 21st, 20150 comments
April 23rd, 2014
A local heart doctor will do his bit for charity when he sets off on a gruelling 500km Alpine bike ride next month. Dr Alastair Sandilands, a consultant cardiologist at Leicester’s Glenfield Hospital, is heading to the Swiss Alps on 15th May to take on the four-day mountain expedition in aid of the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust, a...By April 23rd, 20140 comments
August 20th, 2013
With beautiful weather for the majority of this year’s summer, there’s no better way to celebrate the sunshine of 2013 than at Leicester’s upcoming City Festival.
Taking place during the upcoming bank holiday, the city-wide celebration is the first of its kind with organisers hoping to turn it into an...By August 20th, 20130 comments
August 14th, 2013
The forthcoming Castle Classic Challenge cycle race has received a creative boost in publicity thanks to Leicester-based design agency Hodges and Drake.
As keen cyclists themselves, the award-winning design company approached Leicester City Council and offered their artistic expertise in designing promotional posters for...By August 14th, 20130 comments
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