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  • 7 October 2019 01:50 PM Leicester gets set for a dazzling Diwali

    LEICESTER’S famous Diwali lights will be lighting up the city’s Golden Mile from Sunday October 13 this year, heralding the start of two weeks of festivities.

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  • 27 September 2019 10:51 AM Get ready for festival of reading

    More than 140 events dedicated to writing, drama, poetry and fiction will take place in Leicester next month as the prestigious Everybody’s Reading festival is launched.

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  • 26 September 2019 03:37 PM Entries open for popular art exhibition’s 30th year

    LOCAL artists are being given a chance to present their work at Leicester’s New Walk Museum, as preparation for this year’s Open 30 exhibition begins.

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  • 25 September 2019 10:55 AM Space-themed events bring Moon landing story to life

    THE 50th anniversary of the historic Moon landing is being brought to life with an exciting series of space-themed activities taking place in Leicester city centre during the half term holidays.

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  • 24 September 2019 05:55 PM Museum hosts discussion on women’s rights and empowerment

    SOME of Leicester’s most inspirational and successful women will be discussing the future of women’s empowerment at an event at New Walk Museum on Friday (27 September).

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  • 24 September 2019 01:35 PM Chance to look behind the scenes at city’s crematorium

    THERE’S a rare chance to look behind the scenes at one of the country’s oldest working crematoriums this weekend as Leicester’s Gilroes crematorium opens its doors to the public.

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  • 24 September 2019 10:35 AM Wartime theme to Open Streets festival

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

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  • 18 September 2019 04:11 PM Honour for Leicester's Antigua & Barbuda football team

    THE WINNERS of a tournament that gave grassroots footballers the chance to play for their country have been honoured at Leicester’s Town Hall.

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  • 13 September 2019 10:03 AM Leicester gets ready for a bumper weekend of events

    THERE’S something for everyone in Leicester this weekend as the city hosts a bumper programme of special events.

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  • 10 September 2019 02:54 PM Popular food festival returns to Belgrave Hall

    TASTY treats and top-quality tipples will be on offer this weekend at the popular annual Belgrave Food and Garden Festival.

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  • 10 September 2019 01:41 PM Silent movies set for New Walk Museum screening

    LEICESTER’S New Walk Museum hosts three special events this week as part of a five-day celebration of silent films.

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  • 5 September 2019 11:23 AM Heritage Open Days bring city’s history to life

    ALMOST 50 of Leicester’s historic sites and buildings will throw open their doors to the public for the City Heritage Open Days Festival.

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