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  • 20 September 2021 10:10 AM Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill lends her support to Santander Cycles Leicester

    OLYMPIC champion and Santander brand ambassador Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill visited Leicester today to support the city’s popular new e-bike share project, Santander Cycles Leicester.

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  • 15 September 2021 10:59 AM Diwali & Christmas celebrations to return to city’s streets

    LEICESTER’s annual Diwali and Christmas celebrations will be returning to the city's streets this year.

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  • 13 September 2021 10:11 AM New community artwork takes centre stage at city’s gallery

    A NEW artwork made from pieces created through a series of local community workshops has taken pride of place at Leicester Museum and Art Gallery.

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  • 9 September 2021 10:37 AM Leicester's popular open exhibition puts out call to artists

    LOCAL artists are being given a chance to present their work at Leicester’s flagship museum, as preparations for this year’s Open 32 exhibition get under way.

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  • 8 September 2021 01:29 PM New exhibition at Leicester Museum celebrates Indian modernism

    THE EMERGENCE of modern art in India at the end of the 19th century will be documented in a new exhibition at Leicester Museum & Art Gallery from Saturday (11 September).

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  • 6 September 2021 04:17 PM Families invited to Splash on the Soar this weekend

    THERE’S waterside fun in Leicester this weekend as the city hosts activities on and off the river that people of all ages will enjoy.

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  • 3 September 2021 11:35 AM Chance to explore Leicester’s hidden heritage

    HERITAGE buildings, creative venues and places of worship will be throwing open their doors and offering behind-the-scenes tours for a series of free Heritage Open Days taking place from next week.

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  • 26 August 2021 04:43 PM Bumper bank holiday weekend ahead as Summer in the City bows out

    THE SCHOOL holidays may be over, but there’s still time to enjoy a final taste of summer in Leicester this weekend.

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  • 23 August 2021 02:59 PM Summer holidays remembered at Newarke Houses Museum

    AN EXHIBITION that celebrates the holiday habits of generations of Leicester people has attracted more than 4,000 visitors since it opened last month.

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  • 12 August 2021 06:00 PM Dedication service takes place for stone commemorating Far Eastern wartime prisoners

    A MEMORIAL stone commemorating those who were taken prisoner in the Far East during the Second World War has been officially dedicated at a ceremony.

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  • 6 August 2021 12:56 PM Leicester’s green buses get Blues’ names

    A FLEET of electric buses that have brought cleaner, greener travel to Leicester are now proudly bearing the names of the players who helped win the FA Cup for the city for the first time.

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  • 5 August 2021 11:09 AM New poem is centrepiece of campaign to boost city’s reopening

    A LIVELY new poem and video encouraging people to once again safely enjoy the excitement of the city’s shopping, nightlife, entertainment and hospitality has been launched as part of a campaign announcing that Leicester is open for business.

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