Pukaar News – Leicester

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This weekend saw the Leicester Riders win back to back games, beating Surrey United 98 - 80 in the first BBL Cup game and Plymouth Raiders 99 - 91 in a championship game.     The Leicester Riders are back in action next...
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Leicester's High Cross monument has been relocated close to its original 16th century location as construction work at Jubilee Square nears completion.     The single stone pillar, which stood close to Leicester Market in...
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A £5.8milllion innovation centre in Leicester has attracted 24 new hi-tech businesses in its first year. Leicester’s Dock, based on a new enterprise park close to the National Space Centre at Pioneer Park, opened in October 2013.  It has...
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Local charity 'The Joe Humphries Memorial Trust' is holding a week of activity to raise awareness of Sudden Arrythmic Death Syndrome (SADS), which claims the lives of 12 young people every week.   The charity was set up by Steve Humphries...
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Yesterday saw the launch of two new exhibitions at Leicester's New Walk Musuem, one being a collection of Germany's most significant living painters, Georg Baselitz and the other, artwork by Maria Zahle, the winner of the 2014 Alexandra Reinhardt...
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Fast food giant KFC has admitted a 'misunderstanding' after a halal-only branch in Leicester refused to give a customer a hand wipe as it contained alcohol.   Graham Noakes was visiting the branch at St Georges retail park, where he asked...
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