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  • 25/05/2017 Riverside Festival celebrates 20th anniversary

    A HUGELY popular free summer festival in the city is celebrating its 20th anniversary.

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  • 25/05/2017 Medieval Magazine Building closes temporarily for repairs

    ONE of Leicester’s best-know medieval landmarks is temporarily closing its doors to the public due to it needing repairs to its parapets.

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  • 18/05/2017 Alice in Wonderland comes to museum

    GIANT chess pieces, croquet and top hats will be taking centre stage at Abbey Pumping Station Museum for a special Alice in Wonderland-themed event this month.

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  • 17/05/2017 Fearless Foxes exhibition shortlisted for award

    THE EXHIBITION created by the city council to commemorate Leicester City’s Premier League title success last year could win a prestigious award tonight (Wednesday 17 May).

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  • 17/05/2017 Leicester welcomes trophies ahead of ICC Women’s World Cup

    CRICKET fans in Leicester will be able to get close to two of the game’s best-known trophies later this week, as the city gets ready to host the International Cricket Council (ICC) Women’s World Cup.

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  • 15/05/2017 New river barge takes to the waterways

    A NEW barge dedicated to cleaning up the River Soar has been launched.

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  • 09/05/2017 Jewry Wall offers a night at the museum

    LEICESTER’S Jewry Wall Museum will open its doors for an evening of poetry next week, with readings from some of the nation’s favourite poets.

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  • 05/05/2017 Evening closures at Leicester Leys pool next week

    EVENING swimming sessions at Leicester Leys leisure centre will be cancelled on three days next week to allow essential maintenance work to be carried out in the pool’s changing rooms.

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  • 28/04/2017 Residents' parking scheme to be introduced near Watermead Park

    A RESIDENTS-only parking scheme is due to be introduced in a street near Watermead Park after complaints about long-running traffic problems.

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  • 27/04/2017 New Top Trumps game puts spotlight on Leicester

    A POPULAR card game that has captivated fans of all ages since the 1970s now includes a version that is dedicated to Leicester and its attractions.

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  • 26/04/2017 Heritage Sundays give chance to peer into city’s past

    SOME of Leicester’s best historic buildings will be opening their doors to the public in a new monthly programme of heritage-themed activities.

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  • 25/04/2017 Road closures for weekend's Vaisakhi procession

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

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