April 18th, 2013
Local groups and organisations were invited to Curve on Tuesday 16 April to hear the progress of the Leicester City of Culture bid 2017, which is to be submitted by 30 April. The event was an opportunity for local groups and organisations to hear from the bid team to find out what the bidding process involves and get...By April 18th, 20130 comments
November 14th, 2012
Thousands attended the annual Diwali festival on Cosington park and on the Golden Mile in Leicester on 13 November for Dance, music, food and fireworks.
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October 16th, 2012A number of special events have been taking place in the city over the past few months to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the expulsion of Ugandan Asians.
The Leicester Arts and Museum Service, in partnership with Navrang, organised a temporary exhibition at the New Walk Museum and Art Gallery titled ‘From Kampala to...By October 16th, 20120 comments
August 9th, 2012
Last week, Leicester city mayor Sir Peter Soulsby become a Mayor for Peace, a title given to mayors across the world by the Hiroshima Peace Culture Foundation, which is calling for the abolition of nuclear weapons.
In August 1945, atomic bombs were dropped on the cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, causing the...By August 9th, 20120 comments
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