Pukaar News – Leicester

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    An Indian visa centre is set to open in Leicester following a 20-year campaign.   A special lunch reception was held at the Peepul Centre today (May 30) to celebrate the successful campaign, which was backed by...
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  The Spark Festival returns to Leicester with two weeks of theatre, dance and music performances and visual & digital events for children aged 0-13, in theatres, schools and community venues across the city.  The festival runs...
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  A van caught on fire at around 16:15 at rush hour on 28 May on St Georges Way.  The fire caused delays around the area for a few hours after the incident....
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Leicester’s The Y Theatre is boldly holding fourteen plays in forty eight hours with what is billed as ‘the world’s quickest theatre festival’.   14/48 provides audiences with the exciting opportunity to witness seven plays...
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  Leicester City Council swore in a new ‘charismatic’ Lord Mayor on Thursday afternoon in the city’s town hall.   Councillor Mustafa Kamal was appointed Lord Mayor after seventeen years as a city councilman replacing the...
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Leicester College’s Adult Learner’s Week kicked off in full swing yesterday with an Apprentice style competition at Leicester Market.To raise awareness of Adult Learning Week students created their own stalls in a bid to win £100 and raise...
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  Leicester Cathedral has welcomed their new dean during a time of ‘huge change’ for the institution with plans to ‘to reorder the building to make it more usable to the city’.   The Very Reverend David Monteith was...
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  It seems like only yesterday that Leicesters Curve theatre opened its doors to the public, but now the theatre has launched a season of celebration in honour of its fifth birthday.   Following a stunning opening performance...
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