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A controversial report from price comparison firm uSwitch has ranked Leicester as the worst place to raise a family in England. The ‘Better Family life Index’ focused on 33 factors considered important to family life. Researchers gathered...
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Counter-terrorism strategists, Leicester Prevent, have become a leading model for good practice across the UK and Europe with their community based approach. Part of a wider Government initiative, Prevent operates at a local level, working...
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Leicester’s annual City Festival is now in full swing, buzzing with activities and events suitable for the whole family. With so much more still to see, the City Festival can be enjoyed until Monday 29th August. We bring you some of the...
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As the summer holidays draw to a close, why not make the most of those last days of freedom, and spend it at CONKERS in Leicestershire, the award-winning visitor attraction at the heart of The National Forest. From 27-29 August, CONKERS is...
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Children with heart defects enjoyed a day out at a Teddy Bears' Picnic in the grounds of Leicester’s Glenfield Hospital yesterday. It was organised by Heart Link which is campaigning to prevent the children's heart unit from closing. The 35th...
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"Rathayatra is the largest and most important festival hosted by the Leicester chapter of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON), and the second largest such festival in Europe," says President of ISKCON Leicester, Pradyumna...
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Protestors in Leicester say they're furious that money given to a charity for a Hindu crematorium has been given to a charity in India. They're protesting outside the Bharat Welfare Trust. ...
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Pakistan Minorities Rights Organisation (PMRO UK) held a seminar at a Nottingham church on Sunday 31st July to discuss the on-going issues that are affecting Pakistani Christians in Pakistan and other parts of the world. The purpose of the...
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This Sunday over 150 people took charity flash mob 'Tunak Tunak Tun' at Leicester’s Gateway College. People of all ages and cultural backgrounds danced along in unison to the world famous Bhangra song, ‘Tunak Tunak’ by Daler Mehndi. Fitness...