March 17th, 2014
Spinney Hill park in the city was yesterday full of colour as thousands of people came out to celebrate the Hindu Festival of Holi.
Holi is a spring festival celebrated by Hindus throughout the world, in Leicester the celebrations have been taking place in Spinney Hill park since 1985.
The origins...By March 17th, 20140 comments
March 12th, 2014This weekend, on Sunday 16th March, the annual Holi Festival will be celebrated in Leicester’s Spinney Hill Park. The event is the Festival of Colours in the Hindu religious calendar, and it signifies new beginnings, leaving behind Winter and welcoming in Spring.
The Festival is celebrated worldwide, and is a...By March 12th, 20140 comments
February 14th, 2014
Ice Skating champions Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean have returned to Sarajevo the city where they achieved Gold at the Winter Olympics 30 years ago. The pair, originally from Nottingham, commemorated their 30th anniversary by recreating the famous Bolero dance which wowed both judges and audiences alike. The decision...By February 14th, 20140 comments
February 13th, 2014
Torvill and Dean are preparing for tonight's performance in Sarajevo where they will recreate the Bolero infront of thousands of people. It's thirty years since they won gold at the Winter Olympics and wowed judges and millions of people around the world....By February 13th, 20140 comments
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