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Kid Acne. Sheffield, England. Graffiti Artist (Slogans and Other Stuff).

He was born in Lilongwe, Malawi, but grew up in Lutterworth, Leicestershire. (That is certainly a lot of “L”s.) H eis currently based in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England. 134 more words

Some Reading

Brilliant Idea – let’s hope it’s here to stay

I was delighted to hear about a new police and mental health project on this morning’s news. Leicestershire police have partnered up with mental health professionals to run the ‘Leicestershire and Rutland mental health triage car scheme’. 236 more words

Home Office

Now is the winter of our discontent

Today, the 22nd August, is the anniversary of the Battle of Bosworth, which took place near Leicester in 1485. This battle was effectively the end of the War of the Roses, between the white rose of York and the red rose of Lancaster. 400 more words


Volunteers lead the way for shared reading in Leicestershire

“It has been really exciting to watch something grow (like a seed) where it didn’t exist before, to watch it flourish and to be part of bringing that about is really exciting… I am always amazed at what we can learn through sharing our experiences with others.” – volunteer group leader…

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The Reader Organisation

Heritage Sundays in Leicester

On the last Sunday of every month the Magazine Gateway, Leicester Castle and Wygston’s House are open to the public, with visitors invited to explore the buildings on their own or book onto a guided tour with one of the Blue Badge guides. 120 more words


Restoring 1930 Victorian Tiles in Hinckley

This Victorian Tiled hallway floor was installed in a house in Hinckley near Coventry and dated back to the 1930s. The floor was covered in grout haze, plaster and other substances I couldn’t identify so although structurally intact not in good cosmetically. 6 more words

Tile Cleaning

Royal London One Day Cup - Tuesday 18th August Betting Preview

We’re down to the final two days of group matches in the Royal London One Day Cup with Group A coming to a conclusion on Tuesday as eight sides end their initial set of fixtures. 672 more words