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  • 15 November 2019 04:42 PM Choose Park & Ride for the big switch-on on Thursday

    PEOPLE travelling into the city centre on Thursday for the switch on of Leicester’s Christmas lights are reminded that there’s a late-night Park & Ride service this year.

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  • 13 November 2019 06:08 PM History of children's clothing told in new exhibition

    A COLLECTION of baby clothes and shoes that tells the story of 350 years of children’s clothing goes on display at Leicester’s New Walk Museum on Saturday (16 November).

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  • 13 November 2019 12:03 PM Octopus Energy helps light up Leicester for Christmas

    OCTOPUS Energy is helping the city light up for Christmas this year, thanks to its partnership with the city council.

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  • 12 November 2019 02:33 PM Countdown to Christmas gets under way

    THE LIGHTS are up and the giant tree is at Leicester’s Clock Tower – and that can only mean one thing: the countdown to Christmas is under way.

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  • 6 November 2019 02:08 PM Rescued memorials tell the stories of city’s fallen heroes

    A NEW exhibition that tells the stories of Leicester’s fallen heroes through a collection of war memorials opens at Newarke Houses Museum on Saturday (9 November).

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  • 1 November 2019 03:51 PM Plan maps out Leicestershire’s tourism ambitions

    AN AMBITIOUS five-year plan that sets out how Leicester and Leicestershire will be positioned as a leading destination for tourism was launched in the city yesterday.

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  • 31 October 2019 12:08 PM Wooden pallets wanted in preparation for city’s biggest Bonfire Night celebrations

    WORK is underway in Leicester’s Abbey Park as it prepares to host the city’s biggest, family-friendly Bonfire Night celebrations.

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  • 30 October 2019 11:17 AM Last chance to see exhibition showcasing hidden African treasures

    VISITORS have until the weekend to savour a ground-breaking exhibition at New Walk Museum designed to shed light on rare and unusual African artefacts seldom seen in public before.

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  • 25 October 2019 02:45 PM Victorian theme to Open Streets festival

    THERE’S a Victorian theme to this month’s Open Streets festival in the city centre.

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  • 24 October 2019 10:04 AM Museum showcases Leicester Society of Artists annual exhibition

    A LOCAL artists’ group which has been running for more than 130 years is hosting its annual exhibition of creative talent at Leicester’s New Walk Museum and Art Gallery next month.

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  • 23 October 2019 10:14 AM Changes to Diwali Day celebrations

    CHANGES have been announced to this weekend’s Diwali Day celebrations because of wet weather that has left part of the festival site waterlogged and unusable.

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  • 22 October 2019 11:52 AM Tickets now on sale for Leicester’s Christmas ice rink

    WITH just six weeks to go before Leicester’s Christmas ice rink returns to Jubilee Square, skaters can now start planning their visits to the popular city centre attraction.

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