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Press Release - 31 July 2014   Mika Singh Concert in Leicester Cancelled Due to unforeseen circumstances, it is with sad regret that we have to inform you that the Mika Singh concert scheduled for tomorrow (Friday 1st August 2014) has...
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Community and faith leaders along with a member of the local parliament travel to 10 Downing Street to present the ‘One Leicester’ Peace Flag produced by the Federation of Muslim Organisations (FMO) in solidarity with the people of Gaza, who...
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Today saw the opening of the much anticipated King Richard III visitor centre in Leicester.  The £4million centre was opened this morning by Leicester City Mayor Sir Peter Soulsby, surrounded by a crowd of excited visitors and characters dressed...
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Leicester’s annual Ramadhan Festival continues for a third day of shopping, Islamic art and prayer.  It takes place at The Spinney on Frisby Road.  15,000 people are expected to attend over the four days, the festival end tomorrow 27...
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The now annual Leicester Ramadhan Festival returns to the city for a fourth year.  Running until 27 July at The Spinney on Frisby Road, organisers hope that 15,000 people will attend.The festival is in partnership with Human Appeal, a global...
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On Tuesday Leicestershire police revealed the latest changes that will take place to the force over the coming years due to public spending cuts.     According to the plan the force will be smaller, with officers only in posts...
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Leicester's now annual Ramadhan Festival returns for a fourth year, this time taking place at The Spinney on Frisby Road.  15,000 people are expected to attend over the four days from 24-27 July. ...
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Schoolchildren from around the country have had the opportunity to visit historic war sites in Belgium as part of a government incentive to encourage young people to learn about the First World War (WW1). To coincide with the global commemorations...
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Short preview of Leicester's latest attraction, King Richard III Visitor Centre.  The new centre opens to the public on Saturday.     The new King Richard III visitor centre: Dynasty, Death and Discovery is located just 100...
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This week saw the Midlands Premiere of Disney's 'Million Dollar Arm' take place at Birmingham's Cineworld.  The film which is set for release in the UK on 29 August, stars Jon Hamm (Mad Men) Madhur Mittal (Slumdog Millionaire) and Suraj Sharma...
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