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The Miss England 2012 Semi – Final took place on Wednesday 30 May 2012.  The 56 contestants from around England took to the stage in an evening wear fashion show and eco round, a round in which the contestants are encouraged to re-use and...
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The Miss England 2012 Semi – Final took place on Wednesday 30 May 2012.  The 56 contestants from around England took to the stage in an evening wear fashion show and eco round, a round in which the contestants are encouraged to re-use and...
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https://youtu.be/3r1oc_-m32g   Shahbaz Bhatti the Federal Minister for Minorities Affairs in Pakistan was gunned down leaving his mothers house nearly on 2 March 2011. Salmaan Taseer the former governor of the Punjab was also assassinated...
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Isha Sharvani the Indian Dancer and Bollywood star performed Shiva Shakti at the Peepul Centre in Leicester on 25 and 26 May 2012.     Shiva Shakti is a visual spectacle influenced by Kathak, Chhau, Kalaripayattu, Mallakhamb...
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Leicester’s Curve theatre has won a prestigious tourism prize from the national awards body VisitEngland. The theatre collected the Gold Award in the 2012 Access for All Tourism category at a special ceremony held at the Athena on May 22nd. The...
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Pupils at a school in Leicester got the chance to compete with Special Olympics GB table tennis champion Patrick Cox during a break time challenge.   Tables were set up for children at the English Martyrs Catholic School this morning...
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Bollywood comedian Johny Lever will be entertaining audiences in the city of Leicester over this bank holiday weekend.   He is returning to the UK after a gap of seven years and will be performing on stage alongside supporting acts Gaurav...
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Flawless kicked off the Let’s Dance Festival this Sunday April 29th with a spectacular routine at the Athena in the heart of Leicester’s Cultural Quarter. The group, famed for their appearances on ITV show Britain’s Got Talent and the...
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This morning a special celebration to mark 100 days to the London 2012 Olympic Games took place at Humberstone Gate. Over 100 children from three local primary schools braved the rain and cold to take part in a number of sporting activities...
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Image courtesy: Javed Inayat This morning at Leicester Cathedral a service to mark the outgoing High Sheriff of Leicestershire Resham Singh Sandhu’s time in office took place. The service was followed by the High Sheriff’s Awards Ceremony...
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Thousands of people gathered at Humberstone Gate in Leicester City Centre this Good Friday to witness the open-air Passion play Christ in the Centre. The dramatic re-enactment centred on the two most important events of the Christian calendar the...
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Head over to the city centre this Good Friday and celebrate the true meaning of Easter with Christ in the Centre.   Members of the public will be able to view a full dramatic recreation of the last week of Jesus’s life in a special...
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A glittering event was held at the City Rooms, Leicester on Friday March 23rd, to chose the lucky girl who would be representing the city to compete for the Miss England crown.   Seventeen-year-old A Level student Lena Walker, who was...
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Friday March 16th was a very special day for four year old Jack Lythall as he was unexpectedly presented with a Bravery Award by the East Midlands Ambulance Service during morning assembly. The award was in recognition of Jack’s calm manner and...
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