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  • 3 April 2020 10:31 AM Riverside Festival cancelled as coronavirus crisis continues

    LEICESTER’s annual Riverside Festival will not take place this year, as the coronavirus crisis looks set to continue beyond the spring.

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  • 13 March 2020 10:47 AM Family fun marks Daniel Lambert Day at city museum

    THE 250th birthday of Leicester legend Daniel Lambert provides the inspiration for a family-friendly event at Newarke Houses Museum tomorrow (Saturday 14 March).

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  • 3 March 2020 03:59 PM Events mark International Women's Day

    EVENTS will be taking place around the world on Sunday (8 March) to mark International Women’s Day.

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  • 3 March 2020 01:25 PM World-class festival set to light up Leicester this week

    LEICESTER city centre will be lit up with some extraordinary illuminated artworks this week as part of a brand new international festival.

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  • 17 February 2020 03:01 PM Educational events support new Dissent and Displacement exhibition

    A PROGRAMME of events gets under way on Sunday to support an exhibition inspired by Leicester’s German Expressionist collection.

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  • 17 February 2020 01:38 PM Lots to do in Leicester this half-term

    THERE’S lots going on in Leicester during the half-term break – with plenty of family-friendly activities on offer that are completely free of charge.

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  • 14 February 2020 02:31 PM New exhibition celebrates grassroots football in Leicester

    THE PRIDE and passion of grassroots football is celebrated in a new exhibition that opens tomorrow (Saturday 15 February) at Leicester’s Newarke Houses Museum.

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  • 7 February 2020 12:58 PM Library shows off its £180,000 facelift

    RESIDENTS, community leaders and library users have gathered together to celebrate £180,000 worth of improvements to their local library.

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  • 7 February 2020 10:33 AM Museum exhibition is inspired by German Expressionist collection

    A NEW exhibition inspired by Leicester’s renowned German Expressionist collection goes on view next week at New Walk Museum and Art Gallery.

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  • 6 February 2020 10:26 AM Major £800k revamp for city council leisure centre

    WORK to revamp a Leicester City Council leisure Centre will begin later this month, with £800,000 of improvements on the way.

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  • 4 February 2020 11:14 AM City's new market square to be named after medieval inn

    A NEW public square in Leicester city centre is to be named after a medieval inn that once stood on the site.

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  • 3 February 2020 03:41 PM Seminar showcases city’s cultural successes and future plans

    THE Chief Executive of Arts Council England, Darren Henley, is visiting Leicester this week to see and hear first hand about the city’s cultural success stories and future ambitions.

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