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History of Leicester Part 1
The Romans in Leicester
In part 2 of our series on the history of Leicester, we look at the Roman period, from 43 AD to their departure in the fourth century. We look at how Leicester was founded in the Iron age and the impact that the Romans had on the development of the town.
Re-Internment of Richard III
Details released of King’s last journey
Details of the route and timings for the re-internment of the last of the Plantagenet kings has been announced.
What did the Romans ever cook for us?
Coming soon: we look at food and cooking in Roman times when Leicester was under the control of the Roman army.
History of Leicester, Part 2. Our second installment of the series on the history of Leicester will be out in the next few days with a comprehensive review of what we know about the Roman occupation of Leicester.
28th September 2014
Arts in visits Leicester Castle
8th September 2014
Find out about Leicester’s Heritage
21st August 2014
Great Lady – call for recognition
Why has a petition been launched to honour a woman who did something rather wonderful for Leicester? Find out more.
7th August 2014
Date set of re-burial of Richard III
The remains of King Richard III are to be re-interred at Leicester Cathedral on 26th March next year.
2nd August 2014
Rain fails to damped the spirits of Leicester’s Caribbean Carnival.
1st August 2014
New musical at Curve
New community musical at Curve gets standing ovation. Read our review.