CAMRA to host beer festival to celebrate 50 years of local radio

  Calling all beer enthusiasts and ale taste testers, get ready to mark your calendars for the upcoming CAMRA (Campaign for real ale) Beer Festival that will be showcasing more than 250 beers. Commencing on March 8 at 5pm through till March 11 at around 10pm will be the annual festival that is to be […]

Cultural Exchanges Festival returning with a strong celeb line-up

  The celebs have been greenlit, the performances have been finalised and the spotlight is set. The annual De Montfort University Cultural Exchanges Festival will begin 27 February until 3 March and as ever the pressure looms over the third-year Arts and Festivals Management students responsible for its organisation. Director of Cultural Exchanges, Tony Graves, […]

Student organised festival challenges venue stereotypes

  Ever wondered what it would be like to have a burlesque dancer in your local coffee shop, or perhaps have old-fashioned storytellers filling your local snug with tales of woe or misadventure? Then 180 Fest could be the festival for you. Starting March 10 and finishing March 11 is the two-day festival that will […]

Is Leicester city’s decline due to the Kante factor or something else?

By Kiran Bedder-Patel After another defeat for the champions against Manchester United at home yesterday, Leicester City are dangerously hovering above the relegation zone. This time last year Leicester were riding high but have now set a new record of being the only team in top 4 divisions to not score in 2017. Supporter believe […]

Busted’s concert at De Montfort Hall is an economic opportunity for the city

The concert will take place on Wednesday, February 1 at 7pm and tickets are still available.