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  • 19 April 2021 12:50 PM Outdoor seating grants to help local hospitality businesses

    CAFES and restaurants in Leicester can apply for grants of up to £4,000 from the city council to buy outdoor furniture.

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  • 19 April 2021 12:47 PM People asked to share their wildlife photos with Leicester Museum & Art Gallery

    PEOPLE in Leicester and beyond are being invited to submit their photographs of the natural world for a new digital exhibition at the Leicester Museum & Art Gallery.

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  • 13 April 2021 12:06 PM Leicester’s e-bike share opens to all city residents

    LEICESTER’S innovative new electric bike share scheme is opening up to all city residents on Wednesday 14 April.

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  • 23 February 2021 12:52 PM Reading Friends will connect those who may be feeling isolated

    A NEW service being launched by Leicester Libraries and the Reading Agency is helping people to keep in touch during the lockdown.

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  • 4 February 2021 12:17 PM Prestigious award for Leicester Museum and Art Gallery

    Leicester Museum and Art Gallery has become one of only five museums in the UK to win an award for welcoming people who arrive in the city seeking refuge.

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  • 28 January 2021 03:17 PM Free storytelling over Zoom from Leicester Libraries

    LEICESTER Libraries are offering free, live online storytelling sessions to mark National Storytelling Week (30 Jan-6 Feb).

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  • 18 January 2021 03:59 PM One month left for people to give their views on city’s museums

    PEOPLE wanting to give their views on Leicester’s museums and how they have engaged during the Covid-19 pandemic have one month left to make their voices heard.

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  • 20 November 2020 02:20 PM Santa spotted in city as Leicester’s Christmas lights are turned on

    LEICESTER’S magnificent Christmas lights have been switched on, illuminating the city centre with thousands of white lights and colourful decorations

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  • 19 November 2020 02:05 PM New heritage panels mark 80th anniversary of Leicester’s ‘Blitz Night’

    TWO new heritage information panels recounting the events of Leicester’s ‘Blitz Night’ have been installed in the city.

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  • 11 November 2020 12:33 PM City’s Christmas tree will be a symbol of hope this winter

    LEICESTER’S giant Christmas tree will be a symbol of hope for the city this winter, as the whole country locks down to stop the spread of coronavirus.

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  • 11 November 2020 10:18 AM Finishing touches for city’s virtual Diwali celebrations

    THE FINAL preparations are being made for Leicester’s first ever virtual Diwali Day event, which people will be able to enjoy at home on Saturday (14 November).

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  • 6 November 2020 11:48 AM Libraries to offer order and collect service for customers during lockdown

    VISITORS to Leicester’s libraries will still be able to borrow their favourite books during lockdown thanks to an order and collect service which is being introduced.

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