Young, Leicester based filmmaker Jess O’Brien will be premiering her latest short film ‘Girl A’ at the Phoenix Cinema in April. The film will...
A writer from Leicester has won a prestigious travel writing competition. Farhana Shaikh from Hamilton, beat off several hundred entries in the inaugural Next Great...
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Club Smashing, Leicester’s very own alternative comedy night, is celebrating its second birthday on March 9th. Everyone loves a party – though this one...
Leicester Comedy Festival has announced a 22% year-on-year increase in ticket sales in 2017, with the event generating £3million for the local economy. With more...
ART, THEATRE & PERFORMANCE
Carol Leeming is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and is an award winning, internationally acclaimed, multi-genre writer, director, musician, singer/songwriter, performing...
“One month it was just me, my boyfriend, my Mum and Dad, and two polite strangers who felt they couldn’t leave.” Leicester spoken word...
FOOD & DRINK
With a new chain-coffee store popping up seemingly every five minutes in the city, Leicester’s independent coffee shops need to promise something fresh. The...
If there’s one thing this county does well, it’s beer. From national ale giants Everards, to the smaller county breweries like Langtons, all the...