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  • 23/04/2018 Emergency vehicles at Abbey Pumping Station

    IF you see fire engines, police and ambulances descending on Abbey Pumping Station next weekend, there’s no cause for alarm.

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  • 19/04/2018 Coffee morning to mark World Book Night 2018

    AN event to encourage older people to discover new ideas and make new friends through reading is taking place next week to mark World Book Night.

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  • 05/04/2018 Local artists sought to display their work at Riverside Festival

    LOCAL artists are getting the chance to showcase their work as part of Leicester’s biggest free family festival this summer.

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  • 23/03/2018 Events in Leicester this Easter

    THERE’S lots going on in Leicester this Easter, with a programme of events that will appeal to all ages.

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  • 21/03/2018 Event to say thanks to museum volunteers

    THE hundreds of volunteers and groups which help run Leicester’s museums are being thanked for their work at an event this week.

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  • 16/03/2018 Memorial to be unveiled in Leicester Market

    A MEMORIAL to three Leicester men who fought against fascism in the Spanish Civil War is to be unveiled in the city’s Market Place.

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  • 13/03/2018 Discover science at Abbey Pumping Station event

    BRITISH Science Week is coming to Abbey Pumping Station this weekend with an event exploring the world of discovery.

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  • 02/03/2018 Three-year plan for city's sports services set for approval

    PROPOSALS to invest more than £2million in Leicester’s leisure centres and swimming pools over the next three years are set to be approved.

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  • 27/02/2018 Haymarket Theatre ready to re-open its doors

    AFTER a £3.6million refurbishment and a programme of works that has taken around 10 months to complete, Leicester’s Haymarket Theatre is ready to re-open to the public.

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  • 15/02/2018 City welcomes the Year of the Dog

    EVENTS marking the start of the Chinese New Year will be taking place in Leicester this weekend – and there are plenty of opportunities to celebrate the arrival of the Year of the Dog.

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  • 15/02/2018 Talk tells of suffragettes' struggle

    A TALK by a local historian next month will tell the story of women’s long struggle for the right to vote.

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  • 26/01/2018 Suffragette families come together for Alice Hawkins statue unveiling

    THE GREAT-granddaughter of the suffragette leader Emmeline Pankhurst will meet up with members of Alice Hawkins’ family next week for the unveiling of a statue that will honour the woman who led the suffrage movement in Leicester.

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