Pukaar News – Leicester

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Leicester Hospitals launched its recruitment drive at Leicester Royal Infirmary on Saturday 24th of January. An open day was held in order to attract registered nurses and operating practitioners into the Leicester Royal Infirmary and the University...
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A security guard who told a gay man to stop kissing in a McDonald's in Leicester, has now been prohibited from working in any of its branches.     23 year old Matthew Dummigan was in the Market Street branch of McDonald's when...
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Young people visiting three of Leicester's leisure centres can pick up a free piece of fruit as part of a pilot scheme to encourage healthy eating. From January 23rd, children and young people visiting Aylestone, Braunstone and Cossington...
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Ibrahim Mogra from the Muslim Council of Britain, Dr Halla Diyab a Middle East expert and Hafeez Katib, Chair of Oadby Mosque give their view on the letter sent to UK Mosques by Eric Pickle.     The Secretary of State for...
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The Leicester Riders are through to the BBL Trophy quarter finals after beating Leeds Force 81 - 51.  The Riders played to a sold out crowd at Loughborough University on Saturday.     A great performance by TrayVonn Wright,...
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A number of events will be held this month in Leicester to remember people who suffered in the Nazi Holocaust and other more recent atrocities.   This year’s events coincide with the 70th anniversary of the end of the Second World War...
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Around 150 People gathered in the centre of Leicester yesterday to remember the victims of the French terrorist attacks last week.     The event was organised by French Student Silvio Verrier and the Leicester Secular...
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People gathered in the centre of Nottingham last night for a silent vigil to remember the victims of the terrorist shootings in Paris on Wednesday.   More than 100 people attended the vigil, which took place at the Brian Clough statue at...
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The former head quarters of Leicester City Council are due to be demolished, via a controlled collapse in February. The New Walk Centre will be demolished on 22 February in a controlled explosion, known as a "double blow-down", which will see...
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