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Football success leads to worldwide media coverage for Leicester and Leicestershire

Leicester city Champions flag

Since the remarkable success of Leicester City Football Club in securing the English Premiership champion's crown this season, the city of Leicester has been in the spotlight of the world’s media. We’ve gathered a few of the highlight articles and features, talking about the impact of Leicester City on local tourism and why now is a great time to visit the city and county.

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New food and drink guide for Melton Mowbray

Melton Food & Drink Guide

Building on the success of the area’s Gourmet short break campaign, Melton Promotions has developed a guide to give visitors a taste of what Melton has to offer with some great tips on the best places to experience the finest local produce.

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1,000 delegates to attend conferences in Leicester this spring


Leicester’s visitor economy is set for a boost with three national conferences to be held in the city during April and May 2016. Over 1,000 delegates from across the UK and Europe will attend the three conferences - Chartered Institute for Archaeology, Cycle City Active City and the Tourism Management Institute Hot Topic.

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#WeAreLeicester celebrates football success and promotes destination

Leicester City trophy celebrations

To celebrate the success of Leicester City and the renewed focus on the city as a place to live, to visit and to do business, a new #WeAreLeicester hashtag is being promoted on social media and beyond. Make sure that you follow @loveLeics and @Visit_leics on Twitter and let's get it trending!