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  • 14 May 2018 Get into the swing at Riverside Festival

    SWING dancing and jazz music from days gone by are coming to Leicester’s Riverside Festival next month.

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  • 26 April 2018 Open Streets monthly event celebrates city’s people-friendly streets

    A NEW monthly event aimed at encouraging people to explore Leicester’s people-friendly streets kicks off this Sunday (29 April).

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  • 26 April 2018 Stroll up, stroll up for the Walk Leicester festival

    WALKING tours to discover Leicester’s street art, heritage and green spaces are being offered as part of the first-ever Walk Leicester festival.

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  • 26 April 2018 Castle Classic will herald weekend of cycling events

    THE Castle Classic cycle race will return to the streets of the city later this summer, as part of the Ride Leicester festival.

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  • 25 April 2018 Couple take title of Honoured Citizen of the Year

    A COUPLE who have been community volunteers in Leicester for 40 years have won the title of Honoured Citizen of the Year 2017/18.

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  • 25 April 2018 Leicester youth project singled out for Commonwealth praise

    A LEICESTER project which helps to promote democracy and engagement among young people is one of only 20 projects to be singled out for praise across the entire Commonwealth.

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  • 16 April 2018 Vaisakhi procession takes to city

    THOUSANDS of people are due to take part in a major annual Sikh parade through Leicester later this month.

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  • 12 April 2018 Community buildings offered to local groups

    COMMUNITY groups are being given the chance to run three city buildings as part of Leicester City Council’s plan to transform neighbourhood services.

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  • 26 March 2018 City council to help Little Theatre to expand

    A PROJECT to extend the Leicester theatre at which a young Richard Attenborough made his stage debut is being given a helping hand from Leicester City Council.

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  • 19 March 2018 Young People’s Council members to be sworn in

    NEWLY-ELECTED members of Leicester’s Young People’s Council (YPC) will be sworn in at a special event later this week.

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  • 16 March 2018 Competition to help tackle issue of knife crime

    SCHOOL pupils from the city and county have been taking part in a poster competition to help tackle knife crime.

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  • 13 March 2018 Braunstone schools become Water Guardians

    SCHOOLS in Braunstone have been taking part in an innovative environmental project aimed at educating children about flooding issues.

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