Skip to content


see more options  

Get social

From Facebook

Search for news
Archived news

Select a month and year to view archived news stories.

  • 29 April 2019 04:20 PM Get in the swing at this year’s Riverside Festival

    VISITORS to this year’s Riverside Festival will be able to get into their groove in a programme of jazz and swing music taking place throughout the two-day event.

    Read the full story
  • 25 April 2019 09:25 AM Celebrate world Tai Chi Day at Leicester Market this weekend

    LEICESTER Market will be hosting tradition Chinese celebrations and taster sessions of the art of Tai Chi this weekend. To mark world Tai Chi Day on Saturday, April 27, the New Market Square will be hosting a traditional Chinese lion dance at 10am, followed by a demonstration of Tai Chi (Taijiquan) by renowned local instructor Sifu Derek Freason and DMU’s Confucius Institute.

    Read the full story
  • 17 April 2019 05:21 PM Traders bring fresh tastes to Corn Exchange square

    FOUR specialist food stalls will be trading outside Leicester’s Corn Exchange on Saturday (20 April), giving shoppers some fresh ideas for their weekend dining.

    Read the full story
  • 15 April 2019 01:14 PM Moon talk marks World Book Night at Central Library

    SURVIVAL on the moon and the science of space travel are the themes for a special event marking World Book Night next week.

    Read the full story
  • 15 April 2019 12:36 PM Activities in Leicester this Easter

    THERE’S lots going on in Leicester this Easter, with lots of low-cost activities taking place in the city’s libraries, museums, leisure centres and open spaces.

    Read the full story
  • 10 April 2019 02:23 PM Free Easter fun at Leicester libraries

    LEICESTER’S libraries are hosting some free activities for children during the Easter break.

    Read the full story
  • 9 April 2019 10:50 AM Chance to watch Quadrophenia at New Walk Museum

    A CLASSIC British film will be shown at Leicester’s New Walk Museum this weekend to mark the launch of an exhibition that tells the story of the city’s 1960s Mod scene.

    Read the full story
  • 8 April 2019 01:49 PM Family activities in Leicester this Easter

    THERE’S lots going on in Leicester this April to keep kids of all ages busy during the Easter break.

    Read the full story
  • 4 April 2019 11:26 AM Family fun marks festival of St George

    ENGLAND’S patron saint will be celebrated in Leicester later this month as the city’s annual St George’s Festival gets under way.

    Read the full story
  • 2 April 2019 02:47 PM Belgrave Hall and Gardens open for summer season

    VISITORS can enjoy the first tastes of spring in the air at the Belgrave Hall’s picturesque and historic walled gardens from this week.

    Read the full story
  • 28 March 2019 04:40 PM Artists chance to get involved in Riverside Festival

    ORGANISERS of Leicester’s biggest free family festival are calling on local artists to get involved in displaying and selling their work.

    Read the full story
  • 11 March 2019 11:21 AM First line ups announced for De Montfort Hall’s outdoor concerts this summer

    The first acts have been announced for De Montfort Hall’s outdoor concerts this summer.

    Read the full story