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  • 23/03/2017 Chance to name new Green Lifeboat

    PEOPLE in Leicester are being given the chance to name a new river barge that is due to begin service cleaning up the city’s waterways.

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  • 16/03/2017 Fearless Foxes exhibition shortlisted for award

    THE EXHIBITION created by the city council to commemorate Leicester City’s Premier League title success last year has been shortlisted for a prestigious award.

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  • 10/03/2017 Leicester gets ready to welcome Sevilla FC

    FANS arriving for Leicester City’s game against Sevilla FC in the UEFA Champions League are to be given a warm welcome on Tuesday (14 March).

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  • 08/03/2017 New project will tell story of Jewry Wall Museum

    VISITORS to Leicester’s Jewry Wall Museum will be able to glimpse its past in a new project designed to guide them through the city’s Roman history. 

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  • 08/03/2017 Leicester gets ready for ICC Women’s World Cup

    THE COUNTDOWN to the International Cricket Council (ICC) Women’s World Cup 2017 begins today (Wednesday 8 March), with less than four months to go before Leicester hosts its first match of the tournament.

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  • 07/03/2017 Leisure centre and library closed for essential maintenance

    AYLESTONE Leisure Centre and Library will be closed this weekend (11 and 12 March) while essential maintenance work is carried out.

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  • 07/03/2017 New orchard to be planted at old allotment

    AN overgrown former allotment is set to bloom into life by being transformed in to a new community orchard. 

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  • 28/02/2017 Book a behind-the-scenes tour at Abbey Pumping Station this Saturday

    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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  • 10/02/2017 Half-term fun in Leicester

    THERE’S lots going on in Leicester during the half-term break – with plenty of activities at the city’s museums, libraries, leisure centres and parks to keep youngsters occupied.

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  • 01/02/2017 Comedy festival comes to the Guildhall

    LEICESTER’S Comedy Festival is coming to the Guildhall this month, with Victorian entertainment, sharp Welsh wit and a tribute to Laurel & Hardy among the treats on offer.

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  • 01/02/2017 Steam toy day at Abbey Pumping Station

    HUNDREDS of toy steam engines will be on display at Leicester's Abbey Pumping Station on Sunday (5 February).

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  • 31/01/2017 Signs point to improved experience for city visitors

    PEOPLE visiting Leicester this year will find it much easier to explore the city and its attractions, thanks to a brand new system of on-street maps and signs.

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