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  • 19 May 2022 05:30 PM City welcomes its first African Caribbean Lord Mayor

    LEICESTER’S new Lord Mayor has been handed the chains of office in a ceremony at the city’s Town Hall.

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  • 18 May 2022 11:40 AM Award-winning street art festival returns to Leicester

    GRAFFITI artists from around the world will be creating stunning artworks on the streets of Leicester this month, as the internationally acclaimed Bring The Paint festival returns to the city.

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  • 18 May 2022 10:26 AM Repair works to take place on two bridges on busy road

    TWO bridges carrying a busy road are due to undergo extensive repairs and replacement work from next month.

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  • 17 May 2022 02:11 PM City announced as partner for Imperial War Museums’ £2.5m commemorative artwork programme

    LEICESTER has been chosen as one of five UK cities to feature in a prestigious commemorative project reflecting on conflict since the end of the First World War.

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  • 17 May 2022 11:42 AM New project will restore heritage cycle route

    TREE-LINED cycle tracks that were first designed and built in the 1930s are set to be restored as part of a new project to improve walking and cycling routes in Leicester.

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  • 16 May 2022 06:10 PM Time to vote for city’s heroes of dental care

    IT’S time to vote for the health professionals, dental teams, teachers, nursery staff and volunteers who are doing the most to help improve oral health in Leicester.

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  • 13 May 2022 01:22 PM Lots on at Leicester’s Newarke Houses Museum this May

    THERE’S a busy programme of talks, events and exhibitions at Leicester’s Newarke Houses Museum this month.

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  • 13 May 2022 09:43 AM £800,000 improvement programme for city’s estates

    NEW car parking spaces, cutting back shrubs and tidying up overgrown green spaces are among the improvements that have been made to a city estate after residents told the council what they’d like to see done.

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  • 12 May 2022 09:24 AM Celebration of 70 years of dance to mark Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

    LEICESTER’S Jubilee Square will be the setting for a spectacular celebration of dancing across seven decades as part of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations in Leicestershire.

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  • 11 May 2022 03:12 PM New permanent gallery tells stories of city’s people

    A FASCINATING new permanent gallery opens at Leicester Museum & Art Gallery on Saturday (14 May) that will inspire conversations about the city today.

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  • 11 May 2022 02:58 PM Leicester Museum celebrates all things 80s with new exhibition

    SHELLSUITS, boomboxes and Peanut Treets are some of the items that will be fondly remembered in a new exhibition at Leicester Museum from Saturday (14 May).

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  • 11 May 2022 11:11 AM Reuse Shop recycles unwanted goods into cash for charity

    A CHARITY shop at a Leicester recycling centre has raised thousands of pounds to support local older people since opening to the public in January. 

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