Film director tells story of first female astronaut

The inspiring story of the first woman astronaut will be the focus of a documentary film screening and Question and Answer session with its director in Leicester on Thursday(NOV15).

Food bank volunteers wanted in Beaumont Leys

A plea for more volunteer helpers has been made by a food bank in Leicester which has seen the demand for its services nearly triple in a year.

Young Leicester City fan to run 60 miles in 60 days for Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha Foundation

An 11-year-old Leicester City supporter has set himself a mammoth challenge in memory of late club chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha.

Leicester’s Sir David Attenborough polled as most popular person in Britain

A new poll by the online market research company Yougov found that Leicester’s own Sir David Attenborough is the most popular public figure among members of the British public.

DMU to host musical experience from Ohio

American composer Marc Ainger and flautist Ann Stimson will be welcomed by De Montfort University’s Music, Technology and Innovation department tonight(WedNOV7) to showcase a selection of electro acoustic pieces in the Pace Building.