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Edible Forest Festival returns to Charnwood in September

23 August 2018

A feast of mouth-watering food events in iconic locations from 9-16 September 2018

Battlefield named as one of England's most important historical sites

7 August 2018

Bosworth Battlefield has been named as one of the 10 most important sites in England’s history of power, protest and progress, as part of a national campaign

One Giant Leap Forward for the National Space Centre

7 August 2018

Thanks to a unanimous 'yes' vote from the Inspiring Science Fund judging panel, the National Space Centre has been successful in securing funds to introduce two unique new facilities that will be developed with help from aspiring, creative young people in Leicester