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  • 17/10/2017 Schoolchildren learn about water quality and wildlife

    MORE than 50 schoolchildren from a local primary school have been finding out more about how wildlife is affected by water quality at Braunstone Park.

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  • 17/10/2017 Leicester prepares for Diwali Day celebrations

    TENS of thousands of people are expected to take part in Leicester’s world-famous Diwali celebrations on Thursday (19 Oct).

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  • 12/10/2017 Children’s sports activities on offer for half term

    SPORTS activities for children of all ages will be taking place across Leicester during half-term (16-20 Oct).

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    02/10/2017 Pop-up forest gives gum-droppers food for thought

    A MINI woodland, complete with trees, shrubs and bird song, popped up at Leicester’s Clock Tower today (Monday, 2 October) as part of a national campaign to tackle the problem of discarded chewing gum.

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  • 22/09/2017 Leicester gets set for a dazzling Diwali

    LEICESTER’s famous Diwali lights will be lighting up the city’s Golden Mile from Sunday October 8th this year, heralding the start of two weeks of festivities.

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  • 21/09/2017 Belgrave Food and Garden Festival comes to hall

    THE finest in local food and drink will take centre stage at this year’s Belgrave Food and Garden Festival.

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  • 20/09/2017 Last chance to view dig finds at Castle Hill Country Park

    THERE’S a final chance to see archaeologists at work in Leicester’s Castle Hill Country Park this weekend, before the four-week community dig comes to an end.

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  • 19/09/2017 Programme of talks showcases Splendours of the Subcontinent

    A PROGRAMME of fascinating talks is taking place focusing on a breathtaking exhibition currently on show at Leicester’s New Walk Museum and Art Gallery.

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  • 13/09/2017 Explore your city on foot this autumn

    FREE group walks around Leicester will help people get out and about this autumn.

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  • 07/09/2017 Parks host Heritage Open Days events

    SPECIAL events will be taking place in Leicester’s parks this weekend as part of a four-day celebration of the city’s history and heritage.

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  • 06/09/2017 Hidden gems open doors for heritage open days

    PEOPLE will have the chance to look around buildings and places that are not normally open to the public this week, as a four-day celebration of Leicester’s history and heritage gets under way.

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  • 04/09/2017 Fun of the seaside at Abbey Pumping Station

    ALL the fun of the seaside will be coming to Leicester’s Abbey Pumping Station Museum this weekend.

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