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Cured Announce Return to New Location

Cured - the booze-cured-meat pop-up that previously inhabited Leicester's Brewdog has announced that they will be making a return to Leicester's culinary scene. As...

Diesel Park West Release ‘Summer of Love’ EP

Leicester's Diesel Park West are celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love by revisiting four of their favourite tracks from 1967. Tracked...

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COMEDY

Preview: Laugh Out Leicester

“Rome is only a two hour flight from London, that makes it a suburb” sneers Simon Munnery. London is a bizarre place. Such a vast...

Preview: Comedy Tag

Get your comfortable shoes and your black T-shirts ready, and start deciding which member of the Leicester City squad you’d most like to be...

ART, THEATRE & PERFORMANCE

Feature: Fishhouse Theatre

There’s a hugely exciting grassroots theatre scene in and around Leicester, with new venues, theatre companies and festivals adding their own fresh ideas to...

In Pictures: The Y Theatre

The Y Theatre started life as the Association Hall, built as part of Leicester’s YMCA building on London Road. With its proscenium arch stage...

FOOD & DRINK

Feature: The Coffee Counter

Just off the beaten track in Leicester city centre, down Bowling Green Street, you’ll find The Coffee Counter - a coffee shop with a...

Feature: Oscar and Rosie’s

Whilst the tourists may not readily stumble across Oscar and Rosie’s tucked away off Hotel Street, I encourage you to visit this hidden gem...

Feature: Great Central Cafe

When a Café opens up around the corner that shares it's name with your newspaper, you have to go and investigate... After acquiring the locally...

This Months Canteen Street Food Traders

Leicester's street food event is back for two days this weekend, building on the success of it's previous one day affairs. Find the menus...

FILM

Review: War for the Planet of the Apes

Over the last decade, the culture of cinematic reboots has become a much-maligned side of Hollywood culture. From Western remakes of Japanese properties like...

Review: The Big Sick

Feature: Edgar Wright

Review: It Comes At Night

Review: Baby Driver