A cultural extravaganza – Cosmopolitan Arts to keep Leicester alight for Chinese New Year

The Leicester nightscape is set to be illuminated this Saturday as Cosmopolitan Arts continues the city’s Chinese New Year celebrations with multiple free events.

Award-winning Jam Experiment play at DMU in first event of year

Award-winning band Jam Experiment was intimately packed into DMU’s Student’s Union for a two-hour gig including a world premiere original with the university’s Jazz Band last night (JAN31).

Leicester’s Hypercombo is revived in a new venue

Leicester’s Hypercombo has relocated to Firebug in Millstone Lane after the closure of The Font last year.

‘Anonymous’ vegan group demonstrates against animal exploitation outside Leicester Highcross McDonald’s

Peaceful vegan protesters gathered in Leicester’s city centre on Saturday (Oct 6) afternoon to oppose the consumption of animal meat and exploitation of animals.

Holiday misery for students stranded in Amsterdam by ‘Beast from the East’

Two university students from Leicester and Birmingham were stranded in Amsterdam after the ‘Beast from the East’ weather system forced their flight home to be cancelled.