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  • 6 December 2019 01:20 PM Leicester libraries put on special events this Christmas

    LEICESTER’S libraries and community centres are counting down to Christmas with some special events for young book lovers.

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  • 5 December 2019 03:04 PM Feast of festive films at Leicester’s Guildhall this Sunday

    THE COSY surroundings of Leicester’s medieval Guildhall provide the perfect setting for a feast of festive films on Sunday (8 December).

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  • 4 December 2019 05:24 PM Santa moves in to Leicester's new market square

    SANTA will be swapping Lapland for Leicester this Christmas – and he’s about to move into his cosy new home in the city centre.

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  • 2 December 2019 03:38 PM Christmas ice rink gets ready for Thursday's opening

    WITH just days to go before Leicester’s real ice rink opens in Jubilee Square, people can now start planning their visits to the city’s standout Christmas attraction.

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  • 28 November 2019 03:20 PM Jump in to courses offering swimming instructor qualifications

    IF you’ve ever thought about taking the plunge and becoming a swimming instructor, then the chance to join one of the new training courses taking place in Leicester could be just what you’ve been waiting for.

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  • 25 November 2019 03:02 PM Book a behind-the-scenes tour at Abbey Pumping Station

    THERE’S a chance to see parts of Leicester's Abbey Pumping Station this weekend that are not normally open to the public.

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  • 22 November 2019 05:56 PM Thousands watch Leicester light up for Christmas

    THE COUNTDOWN to Christmas got under way in Leicester last night with the switch-of the city’s spectacular festive lights.

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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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