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Dangerous addictions to young men, alcohol and painkillers paint a tragic portrait of one of France's national treasures. Piaf begins its UK tour at Curve and despite a strong cast, many well executed and well loved songs the play itself falls...
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  Leicester is launching a bid to become the UK's second City of Culture in 2017. The city is hoping to succeed Londonderry, the current UK city of culture, but to do this it will have to fight off stiff competition from Aberdeen...
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  Lord Mayor of Leicester, Councillor Abdul Osman invited Leicester Riders to the town hall this afternoon for a civic reception in honour of their win at the BBL Cup final, where they beat Newcastle Eagles 85 - 80....
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  The Jelson Homes DMU Leicester Riders beat the Mersey Tigers 84-54 at the John Sandford Sports Centre at the weekend. The Riders have now made it four league wins in a row and remain unbeaten at home all...
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  Dr Turi King announces the results from the DNA tests on the Richard III bones found in a Leicester Car Park in September.   Laboratory Picture Credit, University of Leicester...