Pukaar News – Leicester

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  Hundreds of mourners gathered today at St Peter’s Church, in Highfields, Leicester to pay their respects to football coach Antoin Akpom who died last month in a street attack.   His Mother Cheryl Armatrading gave a...
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  Leicester’s Golden Mile will commence its famous shopping festival today.  The 10 day event will feature a range of special offers and discounts, attracting not only local shoppers but also those from nationwide.   The...
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  Leicester’s Curve theatre this half-term hosts an action-packed week of performances, free activities and workshops as part of the UK-wide Family Arts Festival.   In the theatre, Curve has welcomed some very special...
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  Leicester's historic Silver Arcade had its grand re-opening yesterday by Leicester City Mayor Peter Soulsby.   The victorian shopping arcade which is a grade II listed building has stood empty for more than 13 years, but now...
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  Today saw thousands of people gather on Spinney Hill Park for funeral prayers for the family of Dr Taufiq Sattar who were killed last month in a fire at their home in Woodgate in Leicester.   The coffins containing the...
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  Nottinghams Royal Navy reservists at HMS Sherwood are set to hold a recruitment evening on Tuesday 15 October to increase there numbers from 64 to 100.  The event is aimed at introducing the public to the role of the reservists and...
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  Akwaaba Ayeh Mental Health Advocacy Group are raising the issue of mental health in African, Afro-Caribbean and Asian people in the city.  On 7 October the group set up 'Choosing Health for World Mental Health & Networking Day' at...
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