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  • 15 February 2019 Museums go to town for half-term

    A POP-UP museum at Leicester’s Highcross shopping centre next week will give youngsters the chance to do a dinosaur jigsaw, make an Easter bonnet and maybe even handle some fossils.

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  • 13 February 2019 LEGO suffragette helps mark 100 years of votes for women

    A LIFE-SIZED suffragette made of LEGO will be installed at Leicester’s New Walk Museum this weekend.

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  • 5 February 2019 City welcomes the Year of the Pig

    EVENTS marking the start of the Chinese New Year will be taking place in Leicester this weekend – and there are plenty of opportunities to celebrate the arrival of the Year of the Pig.

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  • 1 February 2019 Reserve your place at centenary event now!

    A YEAR-LONG celebration marking 100 years of women's suffrage culminates in a spectacular finale next month – and you’ll be able to reserve your place at the free event from Monday (4 February).

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  • 29 January 2019 Free talk focuses on women's role in the First World War

    THE ROLE played by women in the First World War is the topic of a free talk at Newarke Houses Museum next month.

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  • 8 January 2019 Programme showcases Leicester’s heritage

    A PROGRAMME of work is set to highlight Leicester’s heritage through information boards, displays and public art.

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  • 7 January 2019 World War I exhibitions now available to hire - free of charge

    THREE pop-up exhibitions produced to commemorate the centenary of Armistice Day are now available to hire.

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  • 4 January 2019 Leicester's ice rink proves more popular than ever

    LEICESTER’S Jubilee Square Ice Rink has proved more popular than ever this Christmas, with ticket sales up by 5,000 on this time last year.

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  • 31 December 2018 Get your skates on for Bollywood-themed session on ice

    LEICESTER’S Christmas ice rink will be welcoming Bollywood fans of all ages on Thursday (3 January), with a specially-themed skating session at 7pm.

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  • 17 December 2018 Celebration of local art at 29th Open exhibition

    A PANEL of judges has been assessing the paintings, prints, drawings, photographs, sculptures and craft that will feature in this year’s Open exhibition in Leicester – and the winners have been announced.

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  • 14 December 2018 Christmas gifts and seasonal cheer at city’s art market

    PEOPLE can pick up a crafty Christmas treat this weekend at the Art at Christmas Fair.

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  • 14 December 2018 Christmas events bring city centre to life

    AS the countdown to Christmas continues, visitors coming into Leicester can experience an enchanting light show as part of the festive wonders on offer.

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