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  • 1 November 2019 03:51 PM Plan maps out Leicestershire’s tourism ambitions

    AN AMBITIOUS five-year plan that sets out how Leicester and Leicestershire will be positioned as a leading destination for tourism was launched in the city yesterday.

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  • 31 October 2019 12:08 PM Wooden pallets wanted in preparation for city’s biggest Bonfire Night celebrations

    WORK is underway in Leicester’s Abbey Park as it prepares to host the city’s biggest, family-friendly Bonfire Night celebrations.

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  • 30 October 2019 11:17 AM Last chance to see exhibition showcasing hidden African treasures

    VISITORS have until the weekend to savour a ground-breaking exhibition at New Walk Museum designed to shed light on rare and unusual African artefacts seldom seen in public before.

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  • 25 October 2019 02:45 PM Victorian theme to Open Streets festival

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

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  • 24 October 2019 10:04 AM Museum showcases Leicester Society of Artists annual exhibition

    A LOCAL artists’ group which has been running for more than 130 years is hosting its annual exhibition of creative talent at Leicester’s New Walk Museum and Art Gallery next month.

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  • 23 October 2019 10:14 AM Changes to Diwali Day celebrations

    CHANGES have been announced to this weekend’s Diwali Day celebrations because of wet weather that has left part of the festival site waterlogged and unusable.

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  • 22 October 2019 11:52 AM Tickets now on sale for Leicester’s Christmas ice rink

    WITH just six weeks to go before Leicester’s Christmas ice rink returns to Jubilee Square, skaters can now start planning their visits to the popular city centre attraction.

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  • 17 October 2019 12:27 PM Highfields library to close for refurbishment

    A CITY library will close temporarily whilst a major programme of refurbishment is carried out.

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  • 17 October 2019 11:50 AM Lords of Lightning bring high-voltage performance to Abbey Park

    A PERFORMER shooting million-volt bolts of lightning from his body will be part of a breath-taking live show at this year’s Abbey Park Fireworks Display.

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  • 17 October 2019 10:45 AM City prepares to pay tribute to Khun Vichai

    VISITORS to Leicester are being advised to allow more time for their journeys to the city centre on Saturday (19 October) as football fans pay tribute to Leicester City’s late chairman.

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  • 16 October 2019 11:59 AM Leicester gets ready to light up for Christmas

    THE MAMMOTH task of installing the twinkling lights and the colourful garlands that will decorate Leicester city centre this Christmas gets under way this weekend.

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  • 14 October 2019 10:17 AM Exhibition sheds new light on hidden African treasures

    A FASCINATING new exhibition of historic African objects that have not been on public display in Leicester for more than a century is now open at the city’s New Walk Museum & Art Gallery.

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