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  • 20 January 2020 11:18 AM Artists in residence come to two city libraries

    A NEW partnership project in two city libraries will see artists in residence working to promote language and literacy skills through creative learning.

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  • 16 January 2020 04:46 PM World-class festival set to light up Leicester in March

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

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  • 13 January 2020 03:42 PM Leicestershire Record Office to host national Thomas Cook archive

    A MAJOR piece of travel history is to be preserved in the county, after the Leicestershire Record Office was selected as the new home of the Thomas Cook archive.

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  • 9 January 2020 12:00 PM Vote for your favourite book of the decade with Leicester libraries

    CUSTOMERS and staff at Leicester’s libraries are being invited to vote for their favourite books of the decade.

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  • 7 January 2020 11:23 AM Library fines waived during January amnesty

    LIBRARY users who have overdue books can return them free of charge to any Leicester library from now until 31 January.

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  • 2 January 2020 04:18 PM Last chance to skate at Leicester’s Christmas ice rink

    TIME is running out for anyone who wants a spin on Leicester’s Christmas ice rink, with the last session taking place on Sunday night (5 January).

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  • 31 December 2019 02:55 PM Busy day expected in Leicester on Saturday

    IT’S going to be a busy day in Leicester on Saturday (4 January), with rugby and football fans heading to the city for afternoon matches - and bargain hunters making a beeline for the January sales before the schools go back.

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  • 23 December 2019 12:48 PM Ideas for families during the Christmas school holidays

    FAMILIES looking for free things to do during the school holidays in Leicester will find lots of ideas on a city council website.

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  • 19 December 2019 12:56 PM Council scheme gets women cycling in St Matthews

    WOMEN in St Matthews are getting on their bikes thanks to a city council scheme that’s helped them to improve their cycling skills.

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  • 16 December 2019 04:32 PM Naughty Sugar! takes top prize at 30th Open exhibition

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

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  • 12 December 2019 05:17 PM Something for everyone at Leicester's ice rink this Christmas

    FOOTBALL fans, Bollywood enthusiasts and anyone who loves dressing up in a Christmas costume can look forward to some special events at Leicester’s Christmas ice rink this month.

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  • 12 December 2019 11:22 AM Libraries staff choose their favourite Christmas reads

    LOVEABLE aliens, a sidekick rabbit called Stanley, Nigel Slater’s winter feasts and a tale of Christmas in the trenches all feature in the books and stories Leicester Libraries staff have picked as their festive favourites.

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