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To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the University of Leicester’s Attenborough Arts Centre, a series of new exhibitions exploring the city’s past and local artistic talent will be showcased at the centre from 10 June-20 August. The centre...
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The Chief Constable of Leicestershire Police, Simon Cole, has urged the public to be vigilant following last night’s (Monday 22 May) suspected terrorist attack at the MEN Arena in Manchester. At least 22 died and more than 50 others were...
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A jam-packed week of activities aimed at helping adults develop new skills and interests are underway as Leicester joins the national Festival of Learning. Previously known as Adult Learners’ Week, the Festival of Learning will run from 22-27...
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Popular Leicester-based venue Athena is celebrating after scooping second prize at a national 2017 awards event. Flying the flag high for the county, Athena was the only venue outside central London to be shortlisted in the Best Venue category....
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The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) has today endorsed the ambitious £11.3m project Leicester Cathedral Revealed with earmarked National Lottery funding of £3.325 million. To mark the announcement this morning, the Dean of Leicester, the Very Revd...
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A mum from Leicester is launching an anti-bullying campaign in memory of her young son. Mina Rayat tragically lost her son, Brandon Singh Rayat who she describes as 'beautiful inside and out' last August after he took his life following months of...
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The annual Leicester Tigers end of season player awards evening was held last night Tuesday 2 May. The event honoured the players based on their performances in domestic rugby this season. Among the winners were Freddie Burns who was named Player...
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Eileen Richards of ER Recruitment, Martin Rigley MBE of Lindhurst Engineering and Lindsey Williams of Futures Housing Group, have been appointed as new Board members at the East Midlands Chamber (Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and...