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John Helps

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Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Great Central, John has been actively involved in Leicester's creative community for over a decade - promoting shows and releasing records under the name Robot Needs Home. He is a director of Handmade Festival, and ex member of the band Maybeshewill.

Love Architecture Festival at LCB Depot throughout October

The Leicestershire and Rutland Society of Architects (LRSA) have announced their first Love Architecture Festival taking place between 2 October and 1 November at...

New Contestants Sign Up for Comedy Festival Stand Up Challenge

An additional 5 Leicester & Leicestershire business people have signed up to take part in the Leicester Stand Up Challenge 2018. Tim Cadman (Serjeants...

Preview: Oxjam 2018

Oxjam is a national music festival with a global impact, raising much needed money for Oxfam to fund their life changing work to fight...

Preview: Abandoman

Abandoman has graced our pages before, being one of the most superb musical comedy acts currently on the circuit. Rob Broderick will be at...

Preview: Midlands Movies Pulp Fiction With Live Band

Midlands Movies’ 19th screening event follows on from its Spinal Tap night, offering a live band playing the music from the film plus a...

Festival of Vibe Launch Live Session Series

The Festival Of Vibe curation team led by singer songwriter James Burkmar and Jazz FM’s Tony Minvielle embark on the first in a series...

Theatres Join Forces to Support Artists of Colour

Three of the UK’s leading theatres have joined forces to create the Naseem Khan Commissions, an ambitious new initiative to support artists of colour. The...

Scenes: Leicester Hardcore Punk

“From my personal account - DIY punk / hardcore punk / powerviolence shows started happening in Leicester in 2005 when bands like...

Preview: Goat Girl

The disaffected London Four-piece are names in reference to Bill Hick’s alter-ego Goat Boy and have just as incisive a view on the world....

Canteen to Move Locations

Leicester’s monthly street food social, Canteen, has today announced that the event will be moving to a new location following this Friday’s event.  The event...