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  • 4 March 2019 06:03 PM Free talk focuses on women’s role in the First World War

    THE ROLE played by women in the First World War is the topic of a free talk at Newarke Houses Museum later this month.

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  • 27 February 2019 03:15 PM City council supports hockey club's return to Leicester

    LEICESTER Hockey Club – one of the most successful women’s hockey clubs in England – is set to move back to the city of Leicester after 10 years away.

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  • 26 February 2019 06:08 PM Just days to go before city's spectacular free 3D show!

    THE UK’s year-long programme of events celebrating 100 years of votes for women ends in spectacular style in Leicester on Sunday (3 March).

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  • 22 February 2019 05:49 PM Last chance to see museum's animals before Easter!

    THE WILD Space gallery at Leicester’s New Walk Museum will close this weekend for a much-needed spring-clean – but it won’t be long before the animals are back on display.

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  • 15 February 2019 05:58 PM Museums go to town for half-term

    A POP-UP museum at Leicester’s Highcross shopping centre next week will give youngsters the chance to do a dinosaur jigsaw, make an Easter bonnet and maybe even handle some fossils.

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  • 13 February 2019 01:07 PM LEGO suffragette helps mark 100 years of votes for women

    A LIFE-SIZED suffragette made of LEGO will be installed at Leicester’s New Walk Museum this weekend.

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  • 5 February 2019 01:44 PM City welcomes the Year of the Pig

    EVENTS marking the start of the Chinese New Year will be taking place in Leicester this weekend – and there are plenty of opportunities to celebrate the arrival of the Year of the Pig.

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  • 1 February 2019 10:55 AM Reserve your place at centenary event now!

    A YEAR-LONG celebration marking 100 years of women's suffrage culminates in a spectacular finale next month – and you’ll be able to reserve your place at the free event from Monday (4 February).

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  • 29 January 2019 05:28 PM Free talk focuses on women's role in the First World War

    THE ROLE played by women in the First World War is the topic of a free talk at Newarke Houses Museum next month.

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  • 8 January 2019 10:55 AM Programme showcases Leicester’s heritage

    A PROGRAMME of work is set to highlight Leicester’s heritage through information boards, displays and public art.

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  • 7 January 2019 03:22 PM World War I exhibitions now available to hire - free of charge

    THREE pop-up exhibitions produced to commemorate the centenary of Armistice Day are now available to hire.

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  • 4 January 2019 11:23 AM Leicester's ice rink proves more popular than ever

    LEICESTER’S Jubilee Square Ice Rink has proved more popular than ever this Christmas, with ticket sales up by 5,000 on this time last year.

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