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  • 21 August 2018 Storytelling and mischief on offer as part of the City Festival

    STORYTELLING and mischief will be on offer on Jubilee Square tomorrow (22 Aug) as part of the City Festival.

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  • 21 August 2018 Two community buildings to be run by local groups

    TWO of the city’s community buildings are being handed over to local groups for them to run.

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  • 21 August 2018 River Monster project is set to launch

    A RIVER ‘monster’ made out of discarded plastic will be launching onto the River Soar later this week.

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  • 20 August 2018 Workshop will highlight mental health benefits of park activities

    PEOPLE can find out about the benefits of getting involved in outdoor activities on Leicester’s parks at a one-day workshop.

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  • 17 August 2018 Join the jury to solve the Green Bicycle Mystery

    ONE of Leicestershire’s most enduring mysteries will be revisited this weekend, with re-enactments, presentations and a rare visit to the city’s original courtroom at Leicester Castle.

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  • 16 August 2018 Heritage award for staff and volunteers at city council

    A TEAM of museum volunteers which has salvaged and archived tens of thousands of vintage photographs of Leicester has been recognised with a heritage award.

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  • 15 August 2018 Build-up begins to City Festival

    THE countdown is underway for the return of Leicester’s City Festival.

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  • 13 August 2018 Free family fun day for mischief makers everywhere

    MISCHIEF-MAKERS of all ages can join in with an action-packed family funday at Curve this week.

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  • 13 August 2018 Exam results advice service opens its doors

    YOUNGSTERS who are getting exam results over the coming weeks will be able to get expert careers and training advice on the way forward. Connexions Leicester City is offering a helping hand to the thousands of local teenagers getting either A Level results on Thursday, August 16, or GCSE results on Thursday, August 23.

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  • 9 August 2018 Asbestos find halts plans for Christmas market

    CONTRACTORS working at Leicester’s Corn Exchange have removed asbestos from the rear of the building, after it was discovered during construction work earlier this summer.

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  • 9 August 2018 Prepare for road closures as action-packed cycling weekend comes to Leicester

    AN ACTION-PACKED festival of cycling is coming to Leicester this weekend, with events including an exciting elite race, the chance to meet professional cyclists and a mass-participation bike ride on traffic-free streets. And it’s all free!

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  • 9 August 2018 Activities help families to get up and go this summer

    THERE’S still time for children and young people in Leicester to get moving this summer, thanks to a programme of free activities at the city’s 12 children’s centres.

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