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6 December 2016
The National Space Centre has been awarded the Unique Venue of the Year Award 2016 at the UK Events Awards last week, in a category that included the iconic View from the Shard, the venue atop the 95-storey £1.5 billion skyscraper in London.
5 December 2016
College Court and Leicester Conferences, the conference and events portfolio of venues at the University of Leicester, have received more recognition of excellence by winning ‘Hotel of the Year’ and ‘Most Inspiring Manager’ at Leicester and Leicestershire Excellence in Tourism Awards 2016.
2 December 2016
An exclusive wedding venue situated at Mythe Farm near Atherstone, Warwickshire – on the Leicestershire border – has been named as the Best Countryside Venue in the East Midlands regional finals of the Wedding Industry Awards.
1 December 2016
1 December 2016
30 November 2016
28 November 2016
Leicester’s award-winning King Richard III Visitor Centre is to extend an invitation to President-Elect Donald Trump, to visit the city centre attraction when he visits Her Majesty The Queen next year.
23 November 2016
21 November 2016
Twycross Zoo in Leicestershire celebrates the arrival of two endangered François langur babies born less than four weeks apart between October and November. The new-born monkeys, easily recognisable by their bright orange fur, are the 4th and 5th François langurs bred at Twycross Zoo. Including this pair, there were only six babies born in Europe in the last year.