What’s going on in Leicestershire & Rutland
Gavin Taylor Hair, the environmentally-aware hair salon in Leicestershire has seen sales of their in-house produced vegan friendly hair range soar as more people take part in Veganuary and turn to plant-based diets.
2018 was a year to remember for Leicester-based Hope Against Cancer.
Phoenix is joining the British Film Institute (BFI)’s Comedy Genius season to screen three comedy classics from past and present
Tree Gillions from Trees Home Help is calling on all residents to support her in a fundraising effort to raise awareness of disabilities through a campaign called My Hidden Pain.
An independent restaurant in the heart of Leicester is flying high after picking up a hat-trick of accolades.
Bindu Patel, who spent spells in the kitchens of Michelin-starred and Gymkhana and Trishna restaurants and staged at Le Gavroche in London, is to open her own restaurant, Sanctua, in Leicester in January.
The cast of Curve’s ‘White Christmas’ help Queen Victoria Arts Club prepare for their first Christmas.
Phoenix Cinema is giving away tickets to a special charity screening of It’s a Wonderful Life on Friday 7th December at 7.30pm in return for donations to Leicester charity Action Homeless’ Winter Appeal.
Knitters in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland are being asked to create little hats to adorn innocent smoothie bottles, which will be sold in stores nationwide.
Leicester cancer research charity Hope Against Cancer is proud to announce Leicester Riders player Harrison Gamble as its new Sports Ambassador.
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Gelato Village's Bee Happy gelato has claimed victory at the first heat in the Gelato Festival World Masters competition.
Since we last caught up with Singer Songwriter, Jake Warner, back in December 2017, a lot has happened for this rising star.
The nation’s favourite talent show is hitting the road once again on its search to find talented acts the brand-new series.
The work and dedication of Leicester-based cancer research charity Hope Against Cancer was celebrated this September, winning two prestigious awards recognising both their contribution to the community and inspiration to others
Phoenix cinema and art centre has revealed detailed architectural designs for Phoenix 2020 - the expansion of its existing venue – which will see the Leicester charity add two further cinema screens, a new art gallery, an expanded café bar and a green roof terrace by 2020.
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Phoenix Cinema and Art Centre is delighted to receive the news that Leicester city council has committed £1 million in funding towards its Phoenix 2020 expansion project.
Over 500 esteemed guests from the local business, political, media and creative communities flocked to these invitation-only events
This festival celebrating all things chocolate returns to Melton Mowbray from 17-18 November 2018.
Mocha Marketing joins forces with Soft Touch Arts and Smith Partnership to bring back popular networking event
Calling all beautiful Leicestershire homes! Sidney Street, the makers of Mary Berry Everyday, Classic Mary Berry and The Farmers’ Country Showdown are making an exciting new BBC TV show.
Pall-Ex staff swapped wheels for whisks when the logistics firm hosted its own Great British Bake Off competition to raise money for Macmillan.
The East Midlands Food Festival returns for the 15th year from 6-7 October 2018, with around 200 stands showcasing the best food and drink from the East Midlands and beyond.
A multi-award winning businesswoman is preparing to open her £650,000 restaurant in the heart of Leicester’s cultural quarter this autumn.
By Chloë Green
These two Leicestershire beauty brands have joined forces to create the ultimate makeover experience.
University of Leicester Chemistry students have been thinking outside the box and putting their degree skills to the test in real-world industry - by conducting a pioneering gin-making experiment.