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  • 30 August 2018 Last chance to see Egyptian gallery before major revamp

    THE EGYPTIAN Gallery at Leicester’s New Walk Museum will close this weekend – but it won’t be long before two brand new galleries dedicated to Ancient Egypt open at the city council’s flagship museum.

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  • 23 August 2018 Hunt for treasure at city parks

    FAMILIES can take part in a virtual treasure hunt at city parks over the summer – with the chance to win some very real prizes!

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  • 23 August 2018 Vegan treats and zumba at Leicester Market

    THERE’S lots going on at Leicester Market tomorrow (Friday 24 August), with a live cookery demonstration at 12.30pm and a free zumba class at 5.15pm.

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  • 22 August 2018 New artwork to welcome visitors to St George’s Cultural Quarter

    A SPECIALLY commissioned artwork is welcoming visitors to the St George’s Cultural Quarter in Leicester’s city centre.

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  • 22 August 2018 Record numbers feel the force at New Walk Museum

    A STUNNING exhibition that showcases one of the UK’s finest and most complete collections of original Star Wars toys has attracted more visitors in its first month than Fearless Foxes in 2016.

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  • 22 August 2018 Fun continues in City Festival

    THE fun-packed programme of events for this year’s City Festival continues to bring the heart of Leicester to life this week.

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  • 21 August 2018 Storytelling and mischief on offer as part of the City Festival

    STORYTELLING and mischief will be on offer on Jubilee Square tomorrow (22 Aug) as part of the City Festival.

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  • 21 August 2018 River Monster project is set to launch

    A RIVER ‘monster’ made out of discarded plastic will be launching onto the River Soar later this week.

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  • 20 August 2018 Workshop will highlight mental health benefits of park activities

    PEOPLE can find out about the benefits of getting involved in outdoor activities on Leicester’s parks at a one-day workshop.

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  • 17 August 2018 Join the jury to solve the Green Bicycle Mystery

    ONE of Leicestershire’s most enduring mysteries will be revisited this weekend, with re-enactments, presentations and a rare visit to the city’s original courtroom at Leicester Castle.

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  • 16 August 2018 Heritage award for staff and volunteers at city council

    A TEAM of museum volunteers which has salvaged and archived tens of thousands of vintage photographs of Leicester has been recognised with a heritage award.

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  • 15 August 2018 Build-up begins to City Festival

    THE countdown is underway for the return of Leicester’s City Festival.

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