November 7th, 2014Education Secretary, Nicky Morgan paid a visit to Leicester's First Free Sikh School, Falcons Primary School today.
The school was opened two weeks ago, although it was originally due to open in September, but the school's funding was withdrawn by the Department for Education.
After looking around...By November 7th, 20140 comments
April 4th, 2014
Minister for Faith and Communities, Baroness Warsi will be paying a visit to Leicester next week to speak about the government’s plans for integration, discussing ways of tackling anti-Muslim hatred and exploring issues of religious intolerance.
The event, which takes place on Monday 7th April, is to be hosted by The...By April 4th, 20140 comments
February 2nd, 2014
Leicester has been chosen to play a significant part in the 2014 Commonwealth Games by hosting the Queen’s Baton on its route through to Glasgow, where the Games begin on 23 July. The baton will come to the city on 10 June, during its two-week journey around England, before heading up to Scotland for its final...By February 2nd, 20140 comments
December 5th, 2013
American civil rights campaigner Reverend Jesse Jackson was in Leicester today for the opening of a new park that was renamed in his honour.
The reverend joined City Mayor Sir Peter Soulsby and Leicester East MP Kieth Vaz at a new revamped open space on Troon Way which has been re-launched as 'Jesse Jackson...By December 5th, 20130 comments
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