Trans day of remembrance vigil

By Rosie Vacciana-Browne Today, there is a vigil set up in the Student Union to remember the transgender lives that have been lost due to transphobia. The LGBTQ+ society have created a space for students to come and pay their respects with paper to write their own written tributes. Alongside electric candles and some of the […]

Video: Fast fashion trends boost hand-made knitting sales make a comeback

As the winter weather approaches many of us are on the hunt for a cosy knit jumper to protect ourselves from the bitter cold. But where do the people of Leicester like to shop?

Video: Homeless voting outreach effort falls flat in Leicester

By Abigail Beresford, Andrew Picknell and Sara Pereira With the Christmas general election fast approaching, national efforts made to  encouraged the homeless to vote have not seen much traction in Leicester. With only 2% of the homeless registered to vote, grass roots initiatives in Bristol and Cardiff have been underway to encourage voter registration for […]

Video: Market traders frozen out by online shopping this Christmas

Leicester Market stallholders have been left in the cold this Christmas as more shoppers choose to purchase goods online instead.

Video: How can we all be more sustainable this Christmas

Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year, but it is also one of the most wasteful.